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ICC releases Women's T20I rankings, Jemimah climbs to 8th position

Dubai [UAE], October 4 (ANI): India ace batter Jemimah Rodrigues has made significant gains in the ICC Women's T20I Player ...


Harshitha Samarawickrama's half-century, tight bowling powers Sri Lanka to 49 run win over Thailand in Women's Asia Cup 2022

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 4 (ANI): Half-century from opener Harshitha Samarawickrama and top bowling spells from Achini Kulasuriya and Sugandika Kumari ...


Women's Asia Cup 2022: India wins toss, opts to bat first against UAE

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 4 (ANI): Indian skipper Smriti Mandhana won the toss and opted to bat first against UAE in ...


Women's T20 World Cup 2023: India to start campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan

New Delhi [India], October 3 (ANI): The ICC have announced the schedule for the Women's T20 World Cup in South ...


China falls into its own debt trap as loans under Belt and Road Initiative pile up

Beijing [China], October 3 (ANI): China is falling into its own debt trap as the country's banks have sharply reduced ...


Women's Asia Cup: Malaysia skipper Winifred Duraisingam wins toss, opts to bowl against India

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 3 (ANI): Malaysia skipper Winifred Duraisingam won the toss and opted to field first against India in ...


IND-SA 2nd T20I: A record-smashing day for Rohit Sharma as player, captain

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 3 (ANI): The second T20I match between India and South Africa was an entertaining run-fest with ...


Sri Lanka cuts tax on female hygiene products amid economic crisis

Colombo [Sri Lanka], October 3 (ANI): Amid the ongoing economic crisis in the country, Sri Lanka has cut taxes on ...


Women's Asia Cup: Kavisha, Inoka shine as Sri Lanka defeat UAE by 11 runs in rain-curtailed match

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 2 (ANI): The Sri Lankan team registered their first win of the tournament as they defeated the ...


What War in Ukraine Means for Asia's Climate Goals

New Delhi - The queues outside petrol pumps in Sri Lanka have lessened, but not the anxiety.Asanka Sampath, a 43-year-old ...


Happy to be back with team I love the most: Jemimah after India's win over Sri Lanka in Women's Asia Cup

Sylhet [Bangladesh], October 2 (ANI): Indian batter Jemimah Rodrigues expressed her happiness on her return to the national side from ...


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U.S. stocks slip, Nasdaq loses 28 points

NEW YORK, New York - The sharp two-day rally, which kicked off the start of October, and this week, came ...

Stellantis head warns of auto chip shortages thru 2023

PARIS, France: Carlos Tavares, head of carmaker Stellantis, said this week that the semiconductor supply chain will remain tight until ...

Stocks in Asia gain ground despite New Zealand central bank rate hike

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia continued the global trend on Wednesday with all the major bourses gaining ground.This ...

Malaysia Air to increase flights to US after upgrade of safety rating

WASHINGTON D.C.: Three years after it restricted Malaysian Airlines from adding new flights to its U.S. route, the Federal Aviation ...

U.S. stocks surge, Nasdaq jumps 361 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared again on Tuesday with all the major indices notching up hefty gains."After ...

Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...

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After sanctions, Russia says will build own aircraft, not rely on west

MOSCOW, Russia: Russia's state-owned engineering firm Rostec has said that the country's aviation industry will continue operating without the West, ...

US claims American-JetBlue alliance is anti-competitive

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The U.S. Justice Department has asked a Boston judge to force American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to scrap ...

China prepares wide-body C919 jet for passenger service

BEIJING, China: During a ceremony this week, China certified its C919 narrow-body passenger jet, which is part of the country's ...

Cross Border Syndicates Implicated in Surge in Rhino Poaching

While Africa is seeing a drop in the rate of rhinoceros poaching, Namibian wildlife authorities say they are seeing a ...

PM Modi inaugurates Bilaspur AIIMS built at a cost of Rs 1,471 crore

Bilaspur (Himachal Pradesh) [India], October 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) ...

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Germany pledges to deliver advanced air defense system to Ukraine

ODESSA, Kyiv: During an unannounced visit to Odessa, German defense minister Christine Lambrecht said Germany will deliver to Ukraine the ...


Cubans take to street to voice frustrations over ongoing power outage

HAVANA, Cuba: Three days after Hurricane Ian knocked out electricity throughout Cuba, protests broke out for a second night in ...


Florida's Sanibel Island being evacuated after hurricane devastation

FORT MYERS, Florida: Areas within Lee County, including Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Florida, were devastated by winds, rains and ...


Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...


US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...


Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...


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