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Sri Lanka, Bangladesh likely to move up in ICC Test cricket rankings

Sri Lanka, Bangladesh likely to move up in ICC Test cricket rankings Sri Lankan cricket has failed miserably to fill the void of seniors and it remains to be seen how Pakistan elders guide the young minds. Most notable among these is left-arm wristspinner Lakshan Sandakan , who after a promising debut series against Australia, has been a victim of fickle selection - Sri Lanka playing him only in the matches in which they field three spinners. [Full Article...]

Trump Praises US-Spain Ties

Trump Praises US-Spain Ties He said he hoped the region would "go back to common sense.put an end to this whole story". "We will get through it together and we will be stronger", he said, before transitioning to prepared remarks on the United States' relationship with Spain. [Full Article...]

President Obama reveals he cried when dropping off Malia at university

President Obama reveals he cried when dropping off Malia at university He reflected on the parental milestone during a speech at a Beau Biden Foundation event in Delaware, US on Monday, September 24. Though Malia briefly delayed the start of her college years, Obama told PEOPLE in December 2016 that his older daughter - and her younger sister Sasha, 16 - were "ready to get out, just out from their parents" house'. [Full Article...]

The US will close the sky for military aircraft of Russian Federation

The US will close the sky for military aircraft of Russian Federation Earlier in the day, the Wall Street Journal reported that the USA authorities were going to announce restrictions on Russian observation flights over the United States soil within the framework of the Open Skies Treaty , beginning on January 1, 2018. [Full Article...]

Pakistan can not take responsibility for Afghanistan's peace: Asif

Pakistan can not take responsibility for Afghanistan's peace: Asif On India, Asif said that while the Jammu and Kashmir issue was non-negotiable and Pakistan won't give up its stand, deposed Prime Minister "Nawaz Sharif staked his political career, for achieving or stablizing our relationship". "With regard to Iran, the new strategy seeks to counterbalance Iranian influence in Afghanistan while continuing engagement in regional forums and encouraging Iran to supp... [Full Article...]

Justice Dept. to Argue for Allowing Discrimination of LGBTQ Workers

Justice Dept. to Argue for Allowing Discrimination of LGBTQ Workers Only one federal appeals court has ruled that the Title VII's ban on sex discrimination includes sexual orientation , but by agreeing to hear the case "en banc" - with all its active judges sitting - the influential 2d Circuit signaled that it might be ready to overturn precedents. [Full Article...]

Texans in Congress met with Trump ahead of tax overhaul rollout

Texans in Congress met with Trump ahead of tax overhaul rollout The resulting jump in the deficit threatens funding of Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, public education and other vital services. "The plan will probably include proposals for marginal tax rates (or ranges for rates ) and a general tax framework", said Brian Gardner, Michael Michaud and Frederick Cannon of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods in a note on Friday. [Full Article...]

Trump suggests Facebook colluded with media against him

Trump sent a follow-up tweet on Wednesday in which he boasted about the loyalty of his base and his accomplishments so far in office. "Facebook was always anti-Trump". Now that we have clear evidence that Russians utilized Facebook's ad platform in order to boost Trump's chances of winning the election, the President seems to be doing just what one would expect from an egotistical narcissist. [Full Article...]

Healthcare effort failed, Trump looks to future vote

Healthcare effort failed, Trump looks to future vote The bill's sponsors vowed to try again but face steeper odds after Saturday, when special rules expire that allow them to pass healthcare legislation without Democratic support. President Donald Trump said Wednesday he's still optimistic about the prospects for health care legislation, even after Senate Republicans conceded defeat on a last-ditch effort to repeal the Obama health law. [Full Article...]

LHC moved against Nawaz Sharif over anti-judiciary rant

LHC moved against Nawaz Sharif over anti-judiciary rant A senior party leader informed The Nation that it was not final that Nawaz Sharif would become the party's head after the passage of the said bill, and the matter still needed to be discussed within the PML-N. "I am thankful to party workers who have stood by me and my family", he said, while assuring that he would continue to fight for the sake of masses. Mr Sharif appeared before the account... [Full Article...]

Famous 2016 US Election Hoaxer Paul Horner Reportedly Found Dead at 38

Famous 2016 US Election Hoaxer Paul Horner Reportedly Found Dead at 38 Horner, whose fake news stories often went viral on Facebook and Twitter, told The Intersect, a Washington Post blog, past year that Trump supporters were especially susceptible to being fooled. The deceased's brother, J.J. Horner, in a Facebook post , said he died peacefully in his sleep. "So I think that was a lot of the genius behind a lot of his work was pushing ideas that either people... [Full Article...]

North Korea calls Trump's comments a 'declaration of war'

North Korea calls Trump's comments a 'declaration of war' But the more Trump muddies the picture, the tougher it may become to maintain co-operation with China and Russian Federation, which seek a diplomatic solution to the nuclear crisis and not a new USA ally suddenly popping up on their borders. [Full Article...]

United States sees 4 or 5 ways to resolve North Korean crisis

United States sees 4 or 5 ways to resolve North Korean crisis The two most vile exponents of these bully boy tactics are US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . Donald Trump on Tuesday accused North Korea of torturing a captive USA student "beyond belief", spurning pleas from allies and foes in east Asia to tone down his warlike rhetoric. [Full Article...]

Weakening hurricane Maria could still take Northern Ireland by storm

Weakening hurricane Maria could still take Northern Ireland by storm Weather experts say Hurricane Maria is heading in a northerly direction towards Iceland but may pick up turbulence from Hurricane Lee and be carried by the jet stream towards the UK. The trio are also pictured above. Havoc-wreaking hurricanes Lee and Maria are merging to form an intense storm. Pictured are sheep grazing in a field in Holme Moss earlier today. [Full Article...]

Twitter explains why it won't take down Trump's North Korea tweet

Trump tweeted Saturday: "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man, they won't be around much longer!" "In light of the declaration of war by Trump, all options will be on the operations table of the supreme leadership of the DPRK (Democratic People's Republic of Korea)", the minister said , stressing, "The question of who will be ar... [Full Article...]

Vehicle theft more common in London in 2016, says RAC

Vehicle theft more common in London in 2016, says RAC Hawes said the SMMT was pushing for more safeguards to prevent the sale of illegal devices that enable key cloning and signal blocking, which are listed as the most favoured systems used by modern thieves. The Daily Mail reports that a senior police officer has warned that organised crime gangs are targeting certain vehicles in an effort to ship them overseas for profit. [Full Article...]

Brawl in Uganda parliament amid debate over limits to presidential terms

Brawl in Uganda parliament amid debate over limits to presidential terms The lawmakers threw punches, hurled chairs and shoved and banged on benches. Critics say the action underscores a crackdown in the East African country against anyone questioning a planned constitutional amendment. Police fired teargas to disperse protests by students and other opposition activists, as they arrested a leading opposition figure, Kizza Besigye for allegedly organising the protests... [Full Article...]

Winston Peters speaks from Parliament

Winston Peters speaks from Parliament Prime Minister Bill English's National Party secured 58 seats, ahead of the 52 won by the Labour Party and the Green Party, which have a working agreement together, in Saturday's election. A final tally including overseas votes will be released on October 7. With nine seats from the preliminary vote count in the election, and neither major party able to form a government alone, New Zealand First... [Full Article...]

Police surround auto, 'several shots fired' in incident near Bristol

Police surround auto, 'several shots fired' in incident near Bristol David Ellison told BBC Radio Bristol he saw officers fire between six and 10 shots through the passenger window using handguns. Ahead of me were police in the road. A man's foot can been seen on the poking out from a bloodied blanket following the shooting, which police have confirmed was not terror related. A force spokesman would not comment on whether the operation was pre-planned. [Full Article...]

P Chidambaram Highlights: Yashwant Sinha Absolutely Correct

P Chidambaram Highlights: Yashwant Sinha Absolutely Correct Finance minister Arun Jaitley comes in for the bulk of the criticism , as Sinha writes, " Arun Jaitley is considered to be the best and the brightest in this government". Sinha sees this as Jaitley taking the staggering responsibilities of the crucial finance ministry rather lightly. The figures of the first quarter of fiscal 2017-18, released last month, the GDP growth rate was 5.7 per cent ... [Full Article...]


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