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CWC19 warm-up: Afghanistan upset Pakistan by 3 wickets

Bristol [UK], May 24 (ANI): Hashmatullah Shahidi guided Afghanistan to defeat Pakistan by three wickets in their respective first World ...


Theresa May resigns: how the leadership race could play out from here

Theresa May's postdated resignation as Conservative leader and prime minister has fired the starting gun on the contest to replace ...


World Cup 2019: Batsman sculpture to be erected in Bristol

Dubai [UAE], May 24 (ANI): To celebrate the 2019 ICC Men's Cricket World Cup, a giant 4-metre hand-painted statue of ...


Why Boris Johnson would be a mistake to succeed Theresa May

Like Avengers: Endgame we all knew it was coming but weren't quite sure exactly how it would play out. Theresa ...


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Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Injured Wie withdraws from US Women's Open

Los Angeles - US golfer Michelle Wie said Friday the nagging right wrist injury that has sidelined her since March ...

Germany coach: A move to Bayern good for Sane

Berlin - Germany coach Joachim Loew said on Friday that a move to Bayern Munich would be good for Manchester ...

Neymar to arrive early in Brazil for Copa America

Terespolis - Star striker Neymar will join Brazil's Copa America squad for training Saturday, three days ahead of schedule, an ...

Merkel vows to work for 'orderly Brexit' after May leaves

Berlin, May 24, 2019 (AFP) -Germany will keep working towards an "orderly" Brexit, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday, hours after ...

Turmoil Deepens With May's Exit in Britain

LONDON - Theresa May became Britain's prime minister in 2016 after the country's vote to leave the European Union prompted ...

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U.S. stocks rise Friday, greenback falls

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher at the close on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was sold ...

Boeing Starliner test clears way for flights to and from space center

WHITE SANDS, New Mexico - Boeing's CST-100 Starliner propulsion system was put to the test on Thursday at NASA's White ...

Airbnb making its mark in hospitality, hotel chains should be worried

Airbnb has grown exponentially since its founding in 2008 and is expected to soon go public in an initial public ...

U.S. dollar slips in Asian markets, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - Equity markets across Asia stood still on Friday. The main action was in the foreign exchange market ...

Wall Street joins world markets sell-off

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell sharply on Thursday, joining a global sell-off which saw equity markets around ...

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Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...


U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...


Bomb scare in Derry/Londonderry set a trap for police

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Ugly scenes took place in the Moss Park area of Derry/Londonderry on Thursday night when police ...


Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...


Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...


India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...


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