• Another trial by spin awaits South Africa
  • Former US ambassador to Russia blasts Kremlin's 'crazy scheme' to interview him while Trump considers the idea
  • Share market update: Titan, Symphony keep consumer durables index up
  • Arjun Tendulkar dismissed for a duck in debut U-19 match against Sri Lanka
  • 17-Year-Old Class 10 Student Allegedly Beaten To Death In Delhi School

Another trial by spin awaits South Africa

shares The Sri Lanka in-fielders appeal for a wicket © AFP Big picture Soon, Sri Lankans will be making jokes about how the captain, the coach and the manager should be banned more often, but they don’t have to. Dinesh Chandimal, Chandika Hathurusingha and Asanka Gurusinha will miss four of the five ODIs against South Africa, after the ICC meted out its most severe punishment earlier this week since the…

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Former US ambassador to Russia blasts Kremlin's 'crazy scheme' to interview him while Trump considers the idea

APFormer US ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul. President Donald Trump discussed with Russian President Vladimir Putin the possibility of allowing Russian officials to interview 11 Americans, in exchange for special counsel Robert Mueller to interview 12 Russians accused of meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. Russia’s list of interviewees included former US ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the two presidents discussed…

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Share market update: Titan, Symphony keep consumer durables index up

NEW DELHI: Gains in Titan Company (up 2.88 per cent), Symphony (up 2.15 per cent), Whirlpool of India (up 0.45 per cent) and Rajesh Exports (up 0.27 per cent) were keeping the consumer durables index up in Thursday’s session. The BSE Consumer Durables index was trading 1.06 per cent up at 19,853 around 02:15 pm. However, shares of PC Jeweller (down 8.14 per cent) plunged over 8 per cent. TTK…

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Arjun Tendulkar dismissed for a duck in debut U-19 match against Sri Lanka

By: Sports Desk | Published: July 19, 2018 2:12:06 pm The camp starts from July 1 at the NCA in Bengaluru. (Source: Reuters)The camp starts from July 1 at the NCA in Bengaluru. (Source: Reuters) Related News Sachin Tendulkar and Middlesex Cricket join hands to launch academyArjun Tendulkar takes first wicket in India colours; watch videoSoorma screening: Sachin Tendulkar and family watch Diljit Dosanjh movie Arjun Tendulkar was dismissed on…

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17-Year-Old Class 10 Student Allegedly Beaten To Death In Delhi School

New Delhi: A 17-year-old student of a Delhi government school died after he was allegedly beaten up by a group of students in the school compound, police said today. The incident occurred on Wednesday following a scuffle between the students at Jyoti Nagar’s SKV school. When the policemen reached the spot, they found Gaurav, a student of Class 10, lying badly injured, said a police officer. “His brother Gobinda brought…

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Thai cave rescue: Boys who lived furthest away were chosen to leave the cave first so they could ride their bikes and tell everyone to prepare food

Linh Pham/Getty ImagesTwelve boys and their coach, Ekkapol Chantawong, from the ‘Wild Boars’ soccer team speak during a press conference for the first time since they were rescued from a cave in northern Thailand last week, on July 18, 2018 in Chiang Rai, Thailand. The Thai soccer team who were trapped inside a cave decided to allow the boys that live furthest away to be rescued first. 25-year-old coach Ekapol…

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Israeli parliament passes contentious Jewish nation bill

By: AP | Jerusalem | Updated: July 19, 2018 1:58:36 pm Israel’s 1948 declaration of independence defined its nature as a Jewish and democratic state, a delicate balance the country has grappled to maintain for 70 years. (File Photo) Israel’s parliament approved a controversial piece of legislation on Thursday that defines the country as the nation-state of the Jewish people but which critics warn sidelines minorities. The government says the…

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China has forced a Pacific airline to close down because of diplomatic ties with Taiwan

PALAU-TRAVEL/ REUTERS/Jackson HenryAn aerial view of islands in Palau. An airline says a Chinese ban on tour groups visiting the Pacific nation of Palau has forced it to end its services “indefinitely.” Palau Pacific Airlines said sales plummeted since China began fining tour companies for planning trips to Taiwan allies Palau and the Vatican last year. Beijing has been accused of “dollar diplomacy” in the past, luring Taiwan’s allies away…

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Earnings drive the day as European stocks falter at one-month highs

LONDON: European stocks were caught in a tug-of-war on Thursday as results drove sharp price swings in advertising, tech and industrials stocks. As the earnings season got into full swing, the pan-European STOXX 600 hovered at the one-month high it reached in the previous session, as investors focused on a mixed bag of company results. Europe’s biggest tech stock, business software provider SAP , was the heaviest drag on the…

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