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SA vs Ind, 1st ODI: Visitors to bowl first, Venkatesh Iyer makes debut

Paarl [South Africa], January 19 (ANI): Temba Bavuma-led South Africa won the toss and opted to bat first against India ...

2021 joins top 7 warmest years on record: WMO

Last year joined the list of the seven warmest years on record, the UN weather agency said on Wednesday, and ...

First community cases of Omicron coronavirus strain detected in Vietnam

Hanoi [Vietnam], January 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City has identified the country's first cases of the Omicron coronavirus ...

Senate meeting interrupted by Final Fantasy porn

A prankster played a graphic ?Final Fantasy?-themed clip during an event held by Italian senators and academicsA pornographic clip featuring ...

Two Uyghurs in Saudi Arabia Fear Deportation to China

WASHINGTON - Two Uyghur men detained in Saudi Arabia are facing the prospect of being sent back to China while ...

Cambodia Resumes Treason Trial of Opposition Leader Kem Sokha

PHNOM PENH - Cambodia resumed the treason trial of banned opposition party leader Kem Sokha on Wednesday after a two-year ...

U-19 World Cup: Skippers shine as South Africa and England romp to comfortable victories

Basseterre [Saint Kitts], January 19 (ANI): South Africa's Dewald Brevis and England's Tom Prest played captain's innings to propel their ...

Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) - Day 7 and 8

Saturday 01/15/22Nigeria vs Sudan | 3-1Guinea Bissau vs Egypt | 0-1Sunday 01/16/22Gambia vs Mali | 1-1Tunisia vs Mauritania |4-0Ivory Coast ...

Salah pal Lovren makes passport claim about FIFA award snub

The Zenit St. Petersburg mainstay is a former teammate of the Liverpool and Egypt superstarFootball icon Mohamed Salah's close friend ...

France receives request from Mali to review defence accords

Paris [France], January 19 (ANI/Sputnik): The French Foreign Ministry confirmed on Tuesday that Mali has requested that France review bilateral ...

Nigeria Unveils Massive Pile of Rice Marking Production Progress

ABUJA - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is unveiling a massive pyramid of rice harvested by farmers to pay back bank ...

India at UN stresses women's participation in public life, elimination of violence for promoting lasting peace around the world

New York [US], January 19 (ANI): India stressed on women's participation in public life and elimination of violence against them ...

The mysterious woman at the centre of the Texas synagogue siege

The British hostage taker who was shot dead by police was demanding the release of Dr. Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani ...

Kwasi Wiredu cleared the way for modern African philosophy

Kwasi Wiredu, often called the greatest living African philosopher, passed on 6 January 2022 in the US at the age ...

Lindiwe Sisulu: trading on a famous South African surname has its limits

The world, for the most part, is organised on dynastic principles. Part of the rationale of capitalism is that wealth, ...

Sudden Amended Charges Interrupt Nigerian Separatist Leader's Trial

ABUJA - Nigerian prosecutors added charges against separatist leader Nnamdi Kanu ahead of his trial Tuesday. Kanu's lawyer describes the ...

UN Calls on Sudan's Military to End its Killing Spree of Protesters

GENEVA - The U.N. human rights office has condemned what it says is the brutal, disproportionate use of force by ...

Sudan urged to stop unnecessary use of force against protestors

Authorities in Sudan must immediately halt unnecessary and disproportionate use of force against protesters, the UN human rights office, OHCHR, ...

Chris Hedges: The workers are on the march America's new class war

Exploited employees across the country are rising up and taking direct action to tackle low pay and appalling working conditions.There ...

Somalia's Capital Sees Influx of People Fleeing Drought

MOGADISHU - Somalia's worst drought in decades has millions of people dependent on food aid and thousands flocking to cities ...

China's debt-trap diplomacy continues in Africa through Belt Road Initiative

Beijing [China], January 18 (ANI): China's debt-trap diplomacy continues in Africa through the Belt Road Initiative as it gains momentum ...

Washington's dilemma in dealing with COVID-19

© Provided by Xinhua "The United States today is, once again, headed for civil war, and, once again, it cannot ...

SA vs Ind: Proteas release Rabada from ODI squad in order to manage his workload

Paarl [South Africa], January 18 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Tuesday confirmed that seam bowler Kagiso Rabada has been ...

Taliban 2.0 aren't so different from the first regime, after all

The international community is closely monitoring the Taliban, after the group re-seized power in Afghanistan in August 2021.There is legitimate ...

Eramus to become third South African umpire to officiate in 100 ODIs

Paarl [South Africa], January 18 (ANI): Seasoned umpire Marais Erasmus will become only the third South African to stand in ...

Legends League Cricket: Sehwag named skipper of India Maharaja side, Buchanan to be coach

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): Virender Sehwag, Misbah-Ul-Haq and Daren Sammy will be leading their respective teams in the ...

Global sales of cognac booming trade body

Sales of the brandy, produced in the Cognac region of France, exceeded pre-pandemic levels last yearDemand for premium alcoholic drinks ...

SA vs Ind: Quinton de Kock will have point to prove in ODI series, says Bavuma

Paarl [South Africa], January 18 (ANI): South Africa limited-overs skipper Temba Bavuma on Tuesday said that his side would look ...

Shifting ocean closures best way to protect animals from accidental catch

Seattle (Washington) [US], January 18, (ANI): Accidentally trapping sharks, seabirds, marine mammals, sea turtles and other animals in fishing gear ...

Virat as leader made everyone believe that we can do special things: KL Rahul

Paarl [South Africa], January 18 (ANI): India's stand-in ODI skipper KL Rahul on Tuesday said that Virat Kohli had an ...

SA vs Ind: KL Rahul confirms he will bat at top of the order in ODIs

Paarl [South Africa], January 18 (ANI): India stand-in ODI skipper KL Rahul on Tuesday confirmed that he would bat at ...

Huge responsibility if I am made Test captain, it would be exciting: KL Rahul

Paarl [South Africa], January 18 (ANI): India stand-in ODI skipper KL Rahul on Tuesday said that it would be a ...

South Sudan signs peace deal with splinter group

© Provided by Xinhua South Sudan's government has reached a peace deal in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, with the break-away ...

Kohli will focus more on his batting now, says Rajkumar Sharma

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): India batter Virat Kohli's childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma feels the former skipper will focus ...

Lt Gen Manoj Pande appointed as next Army Vice Chief: Sources

New Delhi [India], January 18 (ANI): Even as the appointment of the next Chief of Defence Staff is awaited, the ...

Aztec gods left with no chants at California schools

State's education authorities scrapped semi-religious rite to settle lawsuit with parentsStudents at California public schools won?t be asked to recite ...

SA vs Ind: KL Rahul takes charge but eyes on 'batter' Kohli in ODI series (Preview)

Paarl [South Africa], January 18 (ANI): Virat Kohli might not be India's skipper but the batter remains a key cog ...

The West shouldn't dismiss Xi Jinping's WEF speech

Chinese President Xi Jinping recently gave a speech to the World Economic Forum. This time, he wasn?t just representing the ...

China seeks to use Gwadar port as military base: Report

Amsterdam [Netherlands], January 18 (ANI): China will seek to use Pakistan's Gwadar Port, which comes under the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan ...

Ex-Guinean President Conde Flown Abroad for Medical Care

CONAKRY, GUINEA - Former Guinean President Alpha Conde left the country for medical treatment in the United Arab Emirates after ...

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Ugandan mother delivers in sky: Gives baby doctor's name

TORONTO, Canada - A Bangladeshi-Canadian doctor assisted a Ugandan woman to deliver a baby on an overnight flight in December ...

SA vs Ind, 1st ODI: Visitors to bowl first, Venkatesh Iyer makes debut

Paarl [South Africa], January 19 (ANI): Temba Bavuma-led South Africa won the toss and opted to bat first against India ...

2021 joins top 7 warmest years on record: WMO

Last year joined the list of the seven warmest years on record, the UN weather agency said on Wednesday, and ...

First community cases of Omicron coronavirus strain detected in Vietnam

Hanoi [Vietnam], January 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City has identified the country's first cases of the Omicron coronavirus ...

Senate meeting interrupted by Final Fantasy porn

A prankster played a graphic ?Final Fantasy?-themed clip during an event held by Italian senators and academicsA pornographic clip featuring ...

Two Uyghurs in Saudi Arabia Fear Deportation to China

WASHINGTON - Two Uyghur men detained in Saudi Arabia are facing the prospect of being sent back to China while ...

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