by | February 10, 2018 | 13:28

Chasing a target of 339 runs to win, Dananjaya turned out to be the wrecker-in-chief for a second day in succession as he finished with the best match figures by a Sri Lankan on debut with eight for 44. Earlier, Sri Lanka were all out for 226 in their second innings, securing a lead of 338 runs. Herath got rid of Imrul Kayes before the lunch break as wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella took a catch, just a ball after he hit the left-arm spinner for a six.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:25

The White House has announced who will replace former staff secretary Rob Porter, who resigned this week amid domestic abuse allegations. Porter, who either resigned from his position of coordinating the flow of documents to Trump or was sacked, depending on whose telling the story, has denied the claims, saying, "These outrageous allegations are simply false".

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:26

Only Ganguly previously had an ODI century at this ground, but that came against Kenya in March 2003. Seven months after the Indian women's cricket team had the entire country cheering for them at the World Cup final, the Mithali Raj-led team is now playing in their only worldwide tournament since then.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:39

Almost 50 sailors aboard the Cheonan were killed. Kim Yo Jong is scheduled to meet with President Moon on Saturday. Figure skating at the Pyeongchang Olympics is underway with the team competition, where 10 nations will send out men's and pairs short programs at Gangneung Ice Arena.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:23

Elsewhere, impersonators dressed as US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un caused a commotion when they appeared in the stands, only to be thrown out of the event by security staff. Ma, now in her 50s, defected from North Korea when she was 17 years old. The unified ice hockey team for the Pyeongchang Olympics is a product of a landmark thaw between the rival Koreas following a year of high tensions over the nuclear-armed North's weapons ambitions.

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:32

Chicago was forecast to receive as much as 14 inches (35 centimeters) of snow with Detroit expecting up to 9 inches (23 centimeters). By early Friday, more than 100 flights were canceled at Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan.

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:17

Rekha Sharma, the chairperson, NCW , said , "The complainant had approached us a year ago, following which we forwarded the complaint to the Maharashtra Police". The police said after the complaint was received, it was forwarded to the local police station under whose jurisdiction Murthy resides. Senior inspector Ramchandra Jadhav said, "Murthy was in Goa and he came to Mumbai on Friday morning.

by | February 10, 2018 | 11:14

The North and South held summits in Pyongyang in 2000 and 2007, both hosted by late Kim Jong Il, the father of Kim Jong Un . But Kim Yo Jong didn't speak or shake hands with US Vice President Mike Pence , who was there with the Second Lady, Karen Pence.

by | February 10, 2018 | 10:30

Addressing scholars and researchers at the Woodrow Wilson think tank in Washington on Tuesday he said this was a "credible and doabe way forward" to address concerns about militants crossing over borders with impunity that has bedevilled peace in the region.

by | February 10, 2018 | 10:07

But Kim abruptly announced a plan to send athletes and high-level delegates to the Pyeongchang Winter Games in his new year speech, setting in motion a flurry of cross-border talks and activities. The ruling comes just hours ahead of the opening ceremonies later in the day for the Olympics, which will run through February 25. Kim Yo Jong and her delegation were greeted by government officials, including Unification Minister Cho Myong-gyon, before boarding a bullet train to Pyeongchang.

by | February 10, 2018 | 09:39

The deal , according to a recent commentary by Justin Bogie, a senior policy analyst in fiscal affairs at The Heritage Foundation, would raise spending caps set in the Budget Control Act by $296 billion, "with only a third of that being paid for".

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:39

Syrian anti-aircraft fire has shot down an Israeli fighter and Israel struck an Iranian target that had launched an unmanned aircraft into its airspace from Syria, the Israeli military said . The Iranian drone fell in our territory and is in our possession, " IDF spokesman Ronen Manelis said earlier, as cited by Haaretz . Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Conricus, Israeli military spokesman, said on Twitter on Saturday that the drone was operating from Israeli occupied Golan Heights and ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:03

Politico reported on Thursday that " White House chief of staff John Kelly was told several weeks ago that the Federal Bureau of Investigation would recommend denying full security clearances to multiple White House aides who had been working in the West Wing on interim security clearances".

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:58

President Donald Trump on Friday defended Porter, citing his proclamation of innocence, and said he did a good job in the White House and wished him well in his future endeavors. Of Porter, Trump said, "It's obviously a tough time for him". The President, in his first public comments since Porter's resignation on Wednesday, did not express any sympathy for the women Porter allegedly abused - instead pointing to Porter's claim that "he's innocent".

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:47

President Trump's daughter (and Kushner's wife) Ivanka Trump is now retaining a full clearance despite her husband's failure to disclose Russian contacts on his own forms and her own possible omissions regarding those meetings if she was aware of them.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:30

After showing up late, the VP meant to quickly leave after a photo session. Kim Yong Nam and Kim Yo Jong sat behind Moon and the First Lady, while U.S. For the next 17 days, an estimated 2,952 athletes from 92 countries will be competing for Olympic medals in 102 events across 15 different sports. The South Korean President is set to meet with the full North Korean delegation on Saturday at 1100 local time.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:19

The US stock market is officially in a correction , defined as a 10% decline from its most recent high. Corrections are normal occurrences during bull markets , and there hasn't been one in two years, an unusually long time. It was the Dow's best January since 2013 and the S&P 500's best since 1997. Earlier in the week, the 10-year Treasury yield hit 2.88%, its highest level in four years.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:10

Hadid told police that her alleged stalker, later identified as 37-year-old Ryan S. Perez , had been leaving her "numerous unwanted threatening messages" through social media, People reports , and she says that he's been been stalking and harassing her since December.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:08

The immigration issue is not included in the compromise spending measure. A group of lawmakers of both parties is putting increasing pressure on House Speaker Paul Ryan to make a commitment to bring immigration legislation to the floor and allow an open debate like the Senate .

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:51

But that has now got to be translated into a legal text before it can be ratified by the European Union - and Mr Barnier said he wanted to get rid of any ambiguity on the Irish border question. He also warned that without a withdrawal agreement there could be no transition period. According to the experts, no one believes in a transition by the end of 2020.

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:31

Paul said he told President Donald Trump as much and let the President know if he could get McConnell to allow a vote, then they would move forward. Legislators were working through the night to hammer out a compromise. It also would increase the government's debt cap, preventing a first-ever default on U.S. obligations that looms in just a few weeks. Many Democrats say they'll oppose the measure because it doesn't have language protecting hundreds of thousands of young "Dreamer" immigrants ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:11

An all-day rain looks present throughout the day on Saturday, with periods of heavier rain off and on. Also, we will keep a watch on some of the smaller rivers and streams. "These rainfall amounts will likely lead to flooding". Increasing cloudy skies are forecast for tonight with a 60% chance of rain by morning. A series of disturbances will move through the area over the weekend, creating moderate to heavy rainfall.

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:08

Davis said that people with special needs are often forgotten about and was hopeful that the Night to Shine event was the first of many spotlights to come. "I came here to have a glorious time at the dance", said Sammi Huffman of Fruitport. "Because many of them may not get the opportunity to go to a prom, like a high school prom, and they may feel out of place".

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:46

There were intelligence inputs about a terror strike on an Army camp a few days back. At least three people, including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) and his daughter, have been injured. An unidentified senior police official told NDTV , "It's not clear how many terrorists entered the camp and how did they manage to do that". The injured include one Hawaldar and his daughter.

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:03

Mourinho said: "I know Shaw since he arrived in the Premier League with Southampton and know his potential and quality". The former Chelsea coach also confirmed how happy is with the increased effort of Luke Shaw and that the left-back is in line to earn a new contract at the club.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:52

Speaking with NBC's Lester Holt on the sidelines of the 23rd Olympic Winter Games , in PyeongChang, South Korea , Pence, who is leading the US delegation there, made clear that the USA was not ruling out military options as tensions continued to roil the Korean Peninsula.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:32

Chicago was anticipating 6 to 12 inches (15 to 30 cm) of snow early on Friday with more expected over the weekend, according to the service's forecast. A major winter storm swept across the U.S. Midwest on Friday , dumping nine inches (23 cm) of snow on Chicago and snarling hundreds of flights as it headed east to threaten NY and New England with heavy accumulations and dropping temperatures.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:10

People in downtown Seoul, South Korea were thrilled to see US president Donald Trump hand in hand with his North Korean leader Kim Jong Un walking together and taking selfies. Perhaps the most stirring moment of the evening came when the penultimate torch bearers were revealed as Chung Su-hyon, a North Korean player for the unified Korean hockey team, and Park Jong-ah, a South Korean player.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:14

Obviously, there are so many ways to break down what this means for all of these players and the respective teams involved, but the only player who holds the future of the Cavs - and to some degree the entire league's landscape - in the palm of his hand is LeBron James , and make no mistake, these moves were all about him.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:01

Close on the heels of a major incident of sexual abuse of a child at G. D. Birla Schhol at south Calcutta, the dance teacher of Carmel Primary School at Deshapriya Park, also in south Calcutta was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a Class 2 student of the school.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:10

Officially, Brand's departure is not related to the controversies that have roiled the Department at the highest levels. Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand, the number three official at the Department of Justice, resigned late Friday.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:51

During questioning, Howe also described scams he pulled off involving luxury autos and rental cars. Howe, from Washington D.C., accrued the charge while visiting NY to meet with prosectors, and tried to get the charge eliminated a month after signing his cooperating agreement.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:42

A winter storm that began in Montana, the Dakotas and Minnesota will move east Friday and inundate major metropolitan areas in the upper Midwest - including Chicago , Milwaukee and Detroit - with several inches of snow. The heaviest snow will be in a relatively narrow band across mainly northern IL and southern MI. The Des Moines Register reported that three to seven inches of snow fell in northern Iowa Friday morning.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:24

He also recalled former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's contributions to Northeast India's development. February 7: Union Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday said Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury's inappropriate remarks called for a sarcastic reply from Prime Minister Narendra Modi .

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:25

Time ran out on lawmakers looking to pass a two-year topline budget agreement and a six-week continuing resolution to keep the government open after midnight February 8. This would be "the very definition of hypocrisy ", he added. Those figures include additional dollars from the Overseas Contingency Operations and emergency funds.