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Shahid Afridi arrives in Kathmandu to play EPL

Kathmandu [Nepal], September 23 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi on Thursday arrived in Nepal capital Kathmandu to play in ...

Can animals sense when an earthquake is about to happen?

Within minutes of Melbourne being rattled by yesterday's earthquake, my Victorian friends reported changes in the behaviour of their animals.One ...

When there's been few lows, it makes highs even better

Derby [England], September 23 (ANI): New Zealand pacer Lea Tahuhu admits it was touch-and-go as to whether she would be ...

Pak arrest four suspects from Lahore amid terror threats

Lahore [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): Following the recent terror threats in Pakistan, the counter-terrorism authorities from the country's Punjab province ...

Boult talks about resting Rohit Sharma

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 22 (ANI): Mumbai Indians pacer Trent Boult on Wednesday said the aim of the franchise remains ...

Pak says cricket tour cancellations linked to 'no' to US

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 22 (ANI): Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday said that recent tour cancellations by the New Zealand ...

US has no closer or more reliable ally than Australia,

New York [US], September 22 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Tuesday (local time) called Australia the most reliable ally ...

It was a feeling of being used and binned, says Ramiz Raja

Islamabad [Pakistan], September 21 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ramiz Raja on Tuesday stated that the board will ...

Pakistan authorities kept us safe at the hotel: Latham

Dubai [UAE], September 21 (ANI): Tom Latham, New Zealand's stand-in captain for the now-cancelled Pakistan series, stated that New Zealand ...

GIWA Mahotsav to unlock the Homemaker ki Wishlist

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): The day which would always be engraved in the minds of the few women ...

Why have Canada and Australia taken such a different approach to China?

Over the past two years, China has punished Canada and Australia for actions that the Chinese deem objectionable - and ...

It is out of our hands: Knight on ECB cancelling Pak tour

Leicester [UK], September 21 (ANI): England women's cricket team captain Heather Knight on Tuesday stated the England and Wales Cricket ...

Babar Azam talks about England pulling out of Pak tour

Lahore [Pakistan], September 21 (ANI): Pakistan skipper Babar Azam on Tuesday said his side always keeps the interest of the ...

ICC ODI Rankings: Mithali retains top spot

Dubai [UAE], September 21 (ANI): New Zealand's former captain Amy Satterthwaite has returned to the top five of the ICC ...

Want to thank BCCI: RCA Secretary

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], September 21 (ANI): Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) President Vaibhav Gehlot and Secretary Mahendra Sharma on Tuesday thanked ...

Everyone is excited to start off well, says Mustafizur

Dubai (UAE), September 21 (ANI): Ahead of Rajasthan Royals' match on Tuesday against Punjab Kings, the franchise's Bangladeshi pacer Mustafizur ...

Album: Daily life during lockdown in New Zealand's Auckland

© Provided by Xinhua WELLINGTON, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand's largest city Auckland will relax restrictions by moving to ...

Ramiz Raja talks about England pulling out of Pak tour

Lahore [Pakistan], September 21 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ramiz Raja has said that England and New Zealand's decision ...

Jay Shah talks about BCCI's Apex Council Meeting

New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI): Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) Secretary, Jay Shah has said that ...

New Zealand women's cricket team receives bomb threat

Auckland [New Zealand], September 21 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday confirmed that the England and Wales Cricket Board ...

T20 World Cup: BCCI paying ECB fixed fee of USD 1.5 million

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in its Apex ...

Team India's home season to begin with NZ series

New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India passed the international home season 2021-22 ...

China greatly fears alliances such as AUKUS

Hong Kong, September 20 (ANI): China reacted predictably after the respective leaders of Australia, the UK and USA announced the ...

ICC partners with CA to live stream Australia's season

Dubai [UAE], September 20 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has partnered with Cricket Australia (CA) to broadcast the upcoming ...

COVID vaccines: Widening inequality and millions vulnerable

Health leaders agree that a world without COVID-19 will not be possible until everyone has equal access to vaccines. More ...

Sensible to move England-Pakistan matches to UAE: Vaughan

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 19 (ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan on Sunday stated that it would be 'sensible' to ...

English bolter Maia Bouchier signs with Melbourne Stars

Melbourne Stars have signed recent England debutant batter Maia Bouchier for the upcoming WBBL season.The 22-year-old made her T20I debut ...

New Zealand Increases Fines for COVID-19 Rule Breakers

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - New Zealand on Friday announced higher fines of up to NZ$12,000 ($8,400) for individuals breaching coronavirus restrictions ...

England withdraw from October tours to Pakistan

England's scheduled tour of Pakistan for two T20Is in mid-October has been cancelled, the ECB have announced.England's men and women ...

Danni Wyatt sets about finding new niche in style

In her 200th game for England, Danni Wyatt set about finding her new niche with a middle-order performance that sealed ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 0600 GMT, Sept. 24

SEOUL -- Price for goods and services among South Korean suppliers kept rising for 10 straight months due to higher ...

New Zealand's surge in imports results in record monthly trade deficit

WELLINGTON, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand's imports increased 1.8 billion NZ dollars (1.27 billion U.S. dollars) year-on-year in August, ...

New Zealand reports 9 new community cases of COVID-19 Delta variant

WELLINGTON, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported nine new Delta variant cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Sept. 24

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

New Zealand welcomes Amazon's opening of Cloud Region in Auckland

WELLINGTON, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand welcomes Amazon Web Services' (AWS) decision to establish a Cloud Region in its ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Mongolia sees 3,361 new cases, 13 more deaths

BEIJING, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

New Zealand central bank to tighten mortgage lending restrictions

WELLINGTON, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will proceed with its proposal to tighten Loan-to-Value ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Sept. 23

BEIJING, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

New Zealand appoints expert group to lead new centralized health body

WELLINGTON, Sept. 23 (Xinhua) -- An outstanding group of people with extensive and wide-ranging governance and health experience have been ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Sept. 22

HANOI -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has adjusted down its forecast of Vietnam's gross domestic product (GDP) growth in ...

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Evergrande fails to pay interest on bond, stocks in Asia fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Shares in Asia were mixed on Friday as China Evergrande failed to pay $83.5 million interest ...

Bipartisan support voiced for U.S. laws to rein in Big Tech

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Cracking the whip against Big Tech companies, such as Facebook and Google, a bipartisan group of U.S. state ...

Sold gains on U.S. stock markets, key indices climb more than 1%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the United States rallied on Thursday."This is a follow-on rally from a very ...

Netflix seeks to lure Kenyan customers with free plan

NAIROBI, Kenya: Netflix is offering viewers in Kenya a no-charge option, with one-fourth of the content platform's television shows and ...

Shell to push for increase in production of low polluting jet fuel

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: Royal Dutch Shell has made a major commitment to manufacture low carbon emissions aviation fuel over the next ...

Stocks in Asia on the rise< Australian market gains more than 1%

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia forged ahead on Thursday as fears over an imminent collapse of China's largest ...

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