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Liam Livingstone, Rashid Khan among five players signed by MI Cape Town ahead of inaugural South Africa T20 League

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]/Cape Town [South Africa], August 11 (ANI): MI Cape Town, today announced the signing of 5 players ahead ...


Mahela Jayawardene chooses Babar Azam as one to dethrone Joe Root from top spot in Test rankings

Dubai [UAE], August 11 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Mahela Jayawardene opines that star Pakistan batter Babar Azam can dethrone ...


Blinken in Rwanda to Discuss Congo Tensions, Human Rights

KIGALI, RWANDA - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Rwanda, the last stop on his three-nation tour of ...


Extreme heat and drought events necessitate more thorough risk assessment:Study

Zurich [Switzerland], August 11 (ANI): The economy, public health, and food production are just a few of the effects of ...


Seven Charged in Brutal South Africa Gang Rape

johannesburg, south africa - The National Prosecuting Authority in South Africa says at least 14 men out of dozens arrested ...


Trophy hunting: why a UK import ban threatens wildlife conservation

Trophy hunting, where animals with characteristics such as large antlers are legally hunted, and their meat usually eaten - is ...


Nigerian Authorities Make Arrests in Deadly Church Attack

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigerian security forces say they have arrested four suspects in the attack on a Catholic church in ...


US Concerned by UN Report Saying Rwanda Is Backing Rebels

Nairobi - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday he is very concerned about a U.N. report that says ...


US accuses China's largest cable manufacturer of violating export controls

Washington [US], August 10 (ANI): The United States has brought administrative charges against China's largest wire and cable manufacturer, stating ...


Indian envoy Abhay Kumar calls on Comoros President Azali Assoumani

Moroni [Comoros], August 10 (ANI): Comoros President Azali Assoumani has met with the Indian Ambassador in Madagascar Abhay Kumar and ...


South Africa's proposed electricity industry reform: lost in translation?

South Africa's ruling party recently proposed establishing a second state-owned power company. The purpose is to offset the "grave strategic ...


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UK's Horniman Museum to return 72 artifacts to Nigeria

LONDON, England: Following a request by Nigeria's National Commission for Museums and Monuments, the Horniman Museum in London has agreed ...

President of Ghana receives UAE Charge d'Affairs

ACCRA, 11th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, received Amer Al Alawi, ...

Greece: Dozens Still Missing After Migrant Boat Sinks

ATHENS - Greek authorities say a search and rescue operation is ongoing for a second day for dozens of migrants ...

Liam Livingstone, Rashid Khan among five players signed by MI Cape Town ahead of inaugural South Africa T20 League

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]/Cape Town [South Africa], August 11 (ANI): MI Cape Town, today announced the signing of 5 players ahead ...

Mahela Jayawardene chooses Babar Azam as one to dethrone Joe Root from top spot in Test rankings

Dubai [UAE], August 11 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Mahela Jayawardene opines that star Pakistan batter Babar Azam can dethrone ...

Blinken in Rwanda to Discuss Congo Tensions, Human Rights

KIGALI, RWANDA - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Rwanda, the last stop on his three-nation tour of ...

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Flight cancellations, delays continue to plague US airlines

NEW YORK CITY, New York: In another frustrating day for U.S. travelers, on the morning of August 9, 153 flights ...

Tesla agrees to pay $5 billion for Indonesian minerals

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A senior cabinet minister in Indonesia has told CNBC Indonesia that U.S. carmaker Tesla has signed contracts worth ...

Stock markets rally across Asia, the exception Japan's Nikkei 225

SYDNEY, NSW, 2000 - Stocks in Asia, with the exception of Japan, rallied on Thursday following the release of July ...

Calif. drinking water, irrigation harmed as saltwater enters rivers

LOS ANGELES, California: Since early May, Charlie Hamilton has not irrigated his vineyards with water from the Sacramento River, despite ...

Japanese company in Myanmar plans expansion despite workers' criticism

YANGON, Myanmar - Honeys Holdings, a Japanese clothing retailer that manufactures much of its product line in Myanmar, has decided ...

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Croatian bus carrying Polish tourists crashes, 12 dead, 32 injured

ZAGREB, Croatia: Authorities have said that a weekend bus crash near Varazdin in Croatia killed 12 passengers and injured 32.The ...


US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...


South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...


Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...


Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...


Former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez arrested on bribery charges

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Justice Department announced this week that former Puerto Rico governor Wanda Vazquez has been arrested in ...


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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 ...