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by | March 15, 2018 | 15:18

As Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman Najam Sethi had promised that Cricket will be back in Pakistan , and yes he did it! The south Asian country has remained largely starved of worldwide cricket since the 2009 attacks on a bus carrying Sri Lankan cricketers in Lahore, wounding six players and a British coach and killing eight Pakistanis.

by | March 15, 2018 | 15:12

The opposition's unity has got the better of the BJP, he said, claiming that the latter had won in Uttar Pradesh assembly elections past year due to division of votes. This was the first electoral battle in the Bihar since Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who also heads the JD (U), walked out of the Grand Alliance with the RJD and the Congress and joined the BJP-led NDA previous year, and was being touted as a litmus test for the new coalition.

by | March 15, 2018 | 14:23

Nagar and nephew of V.K. Sasikala , on Thursday may change the internal dynamics of Tamil Nadu's ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( AIADMK ), which sidelined him past year. The party flag carries the image of former Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa. Former All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader and nephew of Sasikala's nephew TTV Dhinakaran launched a new front for the people of Tamil Nadu.

by | March 15, 2018 | 13:53

Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) run together in the next presidential race. She previously was a private secretary to New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser and deputy head of mission at the New Zealand Embassy in Mexico City. That night, Beresford replied to the Hill's tweet a couple of times, according to images posted by the Newsroom , a New Zealand news site. A spokesman for New Zealand's foreign minister, Winston Peters, said he was "confident the ministry is responding in an ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 13:50

State prosecutors have said they will seek the death penalty in the case. Shackled and wearing red jail clothes, Cruz sat in the jury box with his head bowed and said nothing. The first tip came last September via email from a person in MS who warned that someone had posted on a YouTube page under the username Nikolas Cruz: "I'm going to be a professional school shooter".

by | March 15, 2018 | 13:21

That average ranks fourth on UVA entering the season behind starting guards Kyle Guy (14.1), Devon Hall (12.0) and Ty Jerome (10.5). Interestingly, the No. UMBC has performed well as a massive underdog, covering in three straight while pegged as an underdog by more than 20 points, according to the OddsShark College Basketball Database .

by | March 15, 2018 | 12:39

The Eagles knocked down 14 of their 18 free throws (77.8 percent) and had an offensive rebounding percentage of 35.5 (above their season average of 33.7). 11 seeds in the First Four . The Texas Southern Tigers are looking to keep their Cinderella dancing shoes on. Texas Southern improved to 1-7 all-time in NCAA Tournament games.

by | March 15, 2018 | 11:53

That leads him to either mistakenly support more liberal solutions, or honestly support them without understanding the politics behind it. Jami Amo, a Philadelphia resident, who was a student at Columbine when the 1999 shooting happened there, joined Frankel and the other lawmakers at the Capitol.

by | March 15, 2018 | 11:20

He said one victim was in critical condition with multiple wounds. Captian HR Watson of Birmingham Fire and Rescue said two victims were shot and wounded, and the shooter then turned the gun on himself. "There is no threat to the public", Lt. Peter Williston said at 8:40 p.m. UAB Highlands is a campus of UAB Hospital, which is part of the medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

by | March 15, 2018 | 10:33

But pressed on whether another former Soviet state, such as Ukraine, could be the origin of the nerve agent, he replied: "The second option Theresa May set out on Monday and again today - that the Russian Government had lost control of weapons grade nerve agents which may have been produced during the Soviet period - contains within it a series of different possibilities of who then might have been directly responsible for that".

by | March 15, 2018 | 10:07

But Mr Varadkar said he will not be playing golf with him if the U.S. president does make the trip. The bilateral meeting between President Trump and the Taoiseach will take place this morning (or around 2pm this afternoon Irish time). Speaking in Washington today, the Irish leader said: "The invitation that Taoiseach Enda Kenny made to Donald Trump previous year stands". "We are up for that, we will lead from the front in that regard and we need partners from unionism who equally want ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 09:38

The CRPF personnel were on a routine sortie at Kistaran in Sukma District of Chhattisgarh. He said, "Our jawans sacrificed their lives while fighting a tough battle". Their bodies were consigned to flames with full state honours. To a query, the minister denied the probability of deploying the Army to tackle Naxals in the Bastar region, which is considered as the hotbed of the ultras.

by | March 15, 2018 | 09:23

As pretty much anyone who has seen Black Panther will tell you, Wakanda is fantastic. " Maybe the Chinese are still not used to a film full of black people ", one wrote on Douban , the Chinese equivalent of IMDB, adding that he had to pinch himself for more than 10 times to stay awake.

by | March 15, 2018 | 08:18

A newborn baby got quite the unique start to life after its mum gave birth in the Red Sea in Egypt , before being carried by two men out of the water and onto the beach. In another picture, the new mom is seen reuniting with her child on the beach. And Miami-based doctor Dr. Saima Aftab told Live Science the high salt content of the ocean could seriously harm a baby if they were to accidentally take a gulp of the water during the birthing process.

by | March 15, 2018 | 08:21

A newborn baby got quite the unique start to life after its mum gave birth in the Red Sea in Egypt , before being carried by two men out of the water and onto the beach. After the birth the placenta was placed into a bowl before the baby was carried from the water with the umbilical cord still attached. Onlookers are being described as stunned and shocked and say the woman had gone into the Red Sea "for a swim" before going into labor.

by | March 15, 2018 | 08:16

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, assured that his administration would do everything possible to rescue and reunite all Dapchi and Chibok abducted schoolgirls with their families. He said Buhari expressed displeasure at the activities of smugglers who daily flood the country with foreign rice, thereby compromising efforts of government in rice production.

by | March 15, 2018 | 07:22

It's a four-year, $20 million deal for Lewis. While rumors of disciplinary reasons circulated, nothing was ever confirmed and would have likely been a red flag for teams, but it clearly is not stopping the Titans from shelling out big money for Butler .

by | March 15, 2018 | 07:17

He said that he had been expelled because Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wanted to get rid of his most risky opponent. In the same post he called Poroshenko "not a president, nor a man, but a sneaky profiteer who wants to ruin Ukraine".

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:28

Zarif said, "There is no reason for hostility between Iran and Saudi Arabia". In a development that is bound to raise concerns in the Indian strategic establishment, Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif has reportedly declared that Tehran has offered Pakistan and China participation in its strategic Chabahar port, which is being co-developed with India.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:19

In the speech, the President said, "Soldiers should shoot women rebels in their vaginas because, without their vagina, they are totally useless". "Tell the soldiers. Duterte is a controversial leader, having made misogynist claims in the past. "It encourages state forces to commit sexual violence during armed conflict, which is a violation of global humanitarian law", Conde wrote.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:48

She has written for MSNBC.com and was editor-in-chief of NYU's Washington Square News. All four had been shot in the head, the NYPD said. All of the deceased were reportedly related by blood or marriage. The victims, three men and a 1-year-old girl were discovered in an apartment in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn early Wednesday by the infant's grandmother, ABC 7 reported.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:31

As reported by CNBC, Trump vetoed proposals of tariffs on $30 billion of Chinese imports, claiming that more aggressive tariffs are necessary. The White House spokeswoman declined to provide details about how the administration would like China to accomplish the surplus-cutting goal - whether increased purchases of USA products such as soybeans or aircraft would suffice, or whether it wants China to make major changes to its industrial policies, cut subsidies to state-owned enterprises or ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:27

Chicago: A Japanese Nobel Prize-winner was hospitalized Wednesday and his wife was dead, reportedly after driving off a road in rural IL. It was then police learned the man and his wife were reported missing Monday out of West Lafayette, Ind.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:25

When their discharge petitions came up for hearing before XIV additional special court for CBI cases in the morning, special judge S. Natarajan posted the matter to 2.30 pm for pronouncing verdict on their plea. The discharge in the illegal telephone exchange case and the earlier acquittal in the Aircel-Maxis deal is a huge relief for the Maran clan. More than 700 telecom lines had been installed at their residences in Boat Club and Gopalapuram here, the agency charged.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:14

Matthias Tyopev , spokesman of Plateau police command, confirmed the attack but could not give details. The villages attacked were Dundu and Hirshi, both in Bassa Local Government Area. "I can not authoritatively confirm to you the casualty rate". He said residents have since fled the community. During a visit to Plateau state, President Muhammadu Buhari assured the public of the Federal Government's commitment to ensure Peace Building Agency has the support it needs, in its effort to ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:11

According to media reports, the key conservations in winning a Canadian exemption were when Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan told Secretary of Defense James Mattis that the U.S. Trudeau says he has already spoken with President Donald Trump about foreign steel dumping and is willing to take further action, if necessary, to protect our industry.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:35

The annual reportexternal link for the year 2018 was published on Wednesday in the Vatican, by the UN's Sustainable Development Solutions Network . He added that the finding "shows the conditions that we live under matter greatly to our quality of life, that happiness is not only a matter of choice".

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:28

The Trump administration has been seeking to restart peace talks between Palestinians and Israelis. He said the U.S. has lost its credibility and role as mediator after it recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and chose to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, which prompted the Palestinian Authority to cut all contacts with the USA administration.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:26

But in the midway, the SP and the BSP entered into a political bargaining for the Rajya Sabha polls. Yogi Adityanath admitted that the result was unexpected and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was overconfident with the winning streak in several elections held at different levels.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:09

Haley said attacking Syria was " not the path we prefer " and said the UN Security Council's " failure to act " would be the cause, if Washington chooses to take military action. The spokesman for Failaq al-Rahman, the main rebel group there, was not immediately available for comment. She reminded the council that President Donald Trump had ordered missile strikes against a Syrian government airbase in April 2017 after accusing forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad of ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:34

The spokesperson did not specify which minority groups, but white people only make up about 10 per cent of the population in South Africa. The senior Turnbull government minister, who still oversees immigration in his expanded Home Affairs portfolio, credited stories in News Corp publications for bringing the matter to his attention.

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:15

There is genuine concern among aluminum workers that that an exemption from a "Trump tariff" - an export fee - will be reversed. Quebec is a huge stakeholder, which is why the Prime Minister is visiting. "Additionally, although Canada and Mexico are now exempt from the tariff order, we are concerned that other trading partners will retaliate by imposing tariffs on USA exports and/or USA companies would experience limited access to other exports markets", Mr.

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:11

The U.S. imported more than $505 billion worth of goods from China previous year while sending more than $130 billion in the other direction, according to the Census Bureau. The U.S. tariff for cars, at 2.5 percent, was lower than the European Union rate of 10 percent, but its rate of up to 25 percent on trucks was higher.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:43

In the document the Treasury published on Tuesday there were some fascinating nuggets of information about how cash has fallen out of fashion in 21st century Britain, especially with the younger generation, so-called "millennials". But Tory MP Ian Liddell-Grainger told MailOnline: 'A lot of charities live for those pennies. Caroline Lucas , the Green co-leader and MP for Brighton Pavilion, said: "I do think it would be a great shame to lose our 2p machines on the pier - and wonder if ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:32

Sundar said that it was an unbelievable match for him and he is confident that team will win the finals. Earlier, Bangladesh won the toss and asked India to bat first. 1 - Washington Sundar became the youngest Indian player to bag three wickets in a T20I match, at the age of 18 years and 160 days, leaving behind Axar Patel (21 years 178 days).