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Sri Lanka name 22-man squad for Bangladesh ODIs

Colombo - Sri Lanka on Friday named a 22-member ODI squad led by Dimuth Karunaratne for the upcoming Bangladesh tour ...


After CWC'19, Bangladesh set sights on next edition of game

London [UK], July 19 (ANI): After a dismal run in the recently concluded ICC Men's Cricket World Cup, Bangladesh skipper ...


Bangladesh Rivers Overflow, Force 400,000 From Their Homes

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - Rain-swollen rivers in Bangladesh broke through at least four embankments, submerging dozens of villages and doubling the ...


Breetzke hits maiden ton as SA Emerging dominate

Cape Town - A maiden career century by Matthew Breetzke helped South Africa Emerging dominate day one of their opening ...


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U.S. dollar in sharp recovery, stocks fall

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. defied the global trend on Friday and lost ground. Markets elsewhere ...

Publishing group announces 135 new tech jobs in Waterford, Ireland

WATERFORD, Ireland - The Agora Companies, the global publishing consortium, are to increase their workforce in Ireland by the creation ...

In Tokyo, Nikkei 225 rises by 420 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks soared in Asia on Friday, while the U.S. dollar rebounded from sharp falls in New York.In ...

Education the biggest growth sector in UAE job postings

DUBAI, UAE - The United Arab Emirates has registered an impressive 18 percent growth in online job postings compared to ...

U.S. stock markets close slightly higher, dollar drops sharply

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were slightly higher on Thursday with the main action on foreign exchange markets ...

China-U.S. trade tensions pose largest risk to Asian economies

MANILA, Philippines - Developing Asia will maintain strong but moderating growth this year and next, as supportive domestic demand counteracts ...

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'Queen of Saratoga' Marylou Whitney Dies at 93

SARATOGA SPRINGS - Marylou Whitney, a successful thoroughbred breeder and owner whose family helped keep Saratoga Race Course open in ...

The Week In Russia: Not That Much Of A Mystery, Riddle, Or Enigma

To receive Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia each week via e-mail, subscribe by clicking here.With three of its citizens facing ...

Pak lost PKR 8.5 billion due to airspace closure

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 19 (ANI): Pakistan lost around PKR 8.5 billion due to the closure of its airspace, according to ...

Cellphones a flight danger? Could be on some Boeing jets

US government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose ...

Tiger to take a break after Open flop

Portrush - Tiger Woods will take time off to rest and recuperate after a difficult two days at the Open ...

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Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps capture British tanker

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran has seized a British Oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, apparently in retailiation for Britains ...


UN hailed astronauts as 'three great pioneers'

NEW YORK, New York - As the world remembers Saturday's 50th anniversary of the "giant leap for mankind" made by ...


Smith Advertising a virtual ponzi scheme, says FBI

TAMPA, Florida - In the United States, an elderly man in a wheelchair lost more than $100,000. A woman lost ...


19-year old stole 4 cars in 24 hours in NSW Central West

DUBBO, Central West, NSW, Australia - A 19-year old youth appeared in court in the Central West of New South ...


Major casualties as 2 car bombs explode outside police HQ in Kandahar

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - At least a dozen people were killed and and around ninety were wounded on Thursday when two ...


Millions of children impacted by severe flooding in Asia

SOUTHEAST ASIA - Heavy rainfall, severe flooding and landslides across Nepal, India and Bangladesh have killed at least 93 children, ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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