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Radio signals from distant stars suggest hidden planets

Washington [US], October 17 (ANI): Scientists have discovered stars unexpectedly blasting out radio waves, possibly indicating the existence of hidden ...


Have played most consistently in white-ball formats as compared to Tests, says Starc

Dubai [UAE], October 17 (ANI): Australia pacer Mitchell Starc has said that he has played his most consistent cricket in ...


'Never had as much talent': Fleming feels getting right balance key for NZ in T20 WC

Dubai [UAE], October 17 (ANI): Former New Zealand skipper Stephen Fleming feels the current Kiwi squad has a lot of ...


Food Heroes: Cameroon's shrimp entrepreneur

Anastasie Obama, a Cameroonian woman who set up her own smoked shrimp business, has been recognized by the UN's Food ...


Foresee spinners having big impact in T20 World Cup: Samuel Badree

Dubai [UAE], October 17 (ANI): Former West Indies bowler Samuel Badree feels the slow nature of wickets in UAE will ...


Displaced families in northeast Nigeria 'knocking on door of starvation': WFP

Abuja [Nigeria], October 16 (ANI): Displaced families in Nigeria's northeast are "knocking on the door of starvation", the UN World ...


Africa's COVID-19 cases surpass 8.42 mln

Addis Ababa [Ethiopia], October 16 (ANI/Xinhua): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,420,043 as of Saturday afternoon, ...


CSA congratulates all South African players for IPL win, after facing criticism

Dubai [UAE], October 16 (ANI): After receiving flak on social media for only congratulating Lungi Ngidi for winning the Indian ...


Live ups and downs of international cricket with team, says SL coach Arthur

Dubai [UAE], October 16 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket coach, Mickey Arthur said that he lives the ups and downs of ...


T20 WC: CSK coach Stephen Fleming joins New Zealand camp

Dubai [UAE], October 16 (ANI): Chennai Super Kings (CSK) head coach and former New Zealand skipper Stephen Fleming on Saturday ...


Steyn pulls up CSA for not wishing Faf du Plessis and Imran Tahir on IPL title win

Dubai [UAE], October 16 (ANI): Former Proteas pacer Dale Steyn on Saturday pulled up Cricket South Africa (CSA) for not ...


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ICC T20 WC, Rd 1: Greaves' all-round performance helps Scotland stun B'desh in Group B

Muscat [Oman], October 17 (ANI): Chris Greaves' 45-run knock and two-wicket haul helped Scotland stun Bangladesh by six runs in ...

Mideast in Pictures: Asylum-seekers in Libya gather for UN emergency aid

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Maxwell has been great to watch, hopefully he carries his IPL form to T20 WC: Michael Hussey

Sydney [Australia], October 17 (ANI): Former Australia all-rounder Michael Hussey is hopeful that all-rounder Glenn Maxwell will carry forward his ...

ICC T20 WC: Oman deserved to win, admits PNG skipper Vala

Muscat [Oman], October 17 (ANI): Papua New Guinea (PNG) captain Assad Vala stated that Oman deserved to win after his ...

ICC T20 WC: Our catching is alright, ground fielding has to be better, says Oman skipper Maqsood

Muscat [Oman], October 17 (ANI): After putting in a match-winning performance against Papua New Guinea in Group B of the ...

ICC T20 WC, Rd 1: Zeeshan Maqsood, Jitender Singh star as Oman defeat PNG in Group B

Muscat [Oman], October 17 (ANI): Zeeshan Maqsood's four-wicket haul was backed up by unbeaten knocks of 73 and 50 by ...

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Elon Musk home on the market for $32 million, $5 million price drop

SAN FRANCISCO, California: The Silicon Valley home of Tesla founder Elon Musk, which he originally bought for $29.85 million in ...

After 18 months, Irish to resume United States travel on Nov. 8th

WASHINGTON D.C.: After being locked out for 18 months during the Covid pandemic, fully vaccinated Irish travelers will be able ...

Electronics industry not hopeful for early end to chip shortages

TAIPEI, Taiwan: In a webcast, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has outlined its expansion strategies, which include building a Japan-based ...

Cheap coal makes a comeback in face of rising energy prices

MOSCOW, Russia: With surging natural gas prices leading again to the greater use of coal, TotalEnergies CEO Patrick Pouyanne highlighted ...

Delta variant blamed for 300,000 jump in August unemployment

WASHINGTON D.C.: A recently released report has detailed how the August surge of the Covid Delta variant saw record numbers ...

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Jump in fuel prices to cause large increase in US heating bills

WASHINGTON D.C.: US households can expect heating bills to soar as high as 54 percent, compared with last winter, as ...


Russian population falls by nearly 1 million in past 12 months

MOSCOW, Russia: Demographer Alexei Raksha reports that Russia has experienced its most severe population decline over the past 12 months ...


Pakistan labels Indian threats as 'irresponsible' and 'provocative'

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan firmly slammed an "irresponsible" and "provocative" statement reportedly made by Indian Home Minister Amit Shah in ...


Bangladesh to move 81,000 Rohingya to island after UN deal

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh intends to transfer more than 80,000 Rohingya refugees to a distant island in the Bay of ...


Following fall semester suicides, Univ. North Carolina cancels classes

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina: Following a second student suicide during the fall semester, the University of North Carolina at Chapel ...


Russia denies claims for return of Japanese islands seized after WWII

MOSCOW, Russia: The Russian government has issued a statement saying it disagreed with the comments of new Japanese Prime Minister ...


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