SA name new Test captain in Faf's absence

In that period South Africa has won seven out of 11 Tests and a sign of how strong the bowling has been is that the Proteas have eschewed utilising an established new ball combination and in fact had six different pairs to open the bowling. More..

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Singapore PM denies nepotism amid family feud in parliament speech
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Singapore PM denies nepotism amid family feud in parliament speech

But the prime minister has said there were "deeply troubling circumstances" over how the will was drawn up. The prime minister has consistently denied the allegations, and said he was very disappointed that t...More..

Modi leaves for Israel on his three-day historic visit
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Modi leaves for Israel on his three-day historic visit

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi being received by the Prime Minister of Israel , Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu , on his arrival, at Ben Gurion Airport, in Tel Aviv , Israel on July 04, 2017. All senior I...More..

Masked gunman shot dead after failed helicopter heist in Oregon
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Masked gunman shot dead after failed helicopter heist in Oregon

The instructor and student fled and the man got into the helicopter, Reimann said . "He had his hands in his pockets, and for a moment I thought to myself that it was a little warm for the big, thick, gray hoo...More..

China, India relations tense over construction of road
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

China, India relations tense over construction of road

China also countered Union Defence Minister Arun Jaitley's remarks saying that China of 2017, like India, is also different from 1962. China has now accused India of staging the Sikkim impasse to impress ...More..

Sagan overpowers rivals, glitch to win third stage
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Sagan overpowers rivals, glitch to win third stage

Cavendish went to hospital with his right arm in a sling and his Dimension Data team said that it is unsure he can continue in the Tour de France on stage five. "The shoulder", Cavendish, 32, told reporters...More..

Maricopa County voters' info will not be released to federal commission
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Maricopa County voters' info will not be released to federal commission

IL has yet to receive an official request from President Donald Trump's commission looking into alleged voter fraud in the 2016 election, but it's drawing plenty of interest in the state nonetheless. More tha...More..

Missing 13-Year-Old Girl Found Dead Inside Texas Home
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Missing 13-Year-Old Girl Found Dead Inside Texas Home

According to her family, she lived with her parents in Lancaster - about 15 miles south of Dallas - but stayed over at a relative's to look after a disabled cousin. According to local station CBS 11 , the...More..

BJP trampling women's confidence: Cong on transferred UP cop
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

BJP trampling women's confidence: Cong on transferred UP cop

Now, as around 2 weeks have passed, the state government has transferred her to Bahraich district where she will have the same designation as earlier, that of a Circle Officer. Shreshta Thakur who was posted ...More..

Multiple Casualties Reported After Car Bombs Rock Damascus, Syria
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Multiple Casualties Reported After Car Bombs Rock Damascus, Syria

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attacks. It said security forces intercepted the two other vehicle bombs, suggesting they were controlled explosions. While the six-year war - which has cla...More..

Brazilian police arrest drug lord who used plastic surgery to evade capture
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Brazilian police arrest drug lord who used plastic surgery to evade capture

Investigators identified the leader of the violent gang as Vitor Luiz de Moraes but then studying photos they had, they realized de Moraes is actually Luiz Carlos da Rocha. Crime boss accused of money-launderin...More..

Would Paul Millsap Signing With the Minnesota Timberwolves Make Them Contenders?
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Would Paul Millsap Signing With the Minnesota Timberwolves Make Them Contenders?

Denver finished on the outside looking in of the 2017 Western Conference Playoffs as the No. 9 seed. Millsap joins Jimmy Butler , Jeff Teague , and Paul George as just some of the big names to move from t...More..

Merkel's rival Schulz calls for ban on Turkish president Erdogan holding rally
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Merkel's rival Schulz calls for ban on Turkish president Erdogan holding rally

The leader of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) Martin Schulz told German daily " Bild " any Erdogan rally should be banned over concerns about the authoritarian nature of his government. Germany's relations w...More..

Ireland says Britain's withdrawal from fishing deal
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Ireland says Britain's withdrawal from fishing deal "unhelpful"

The convention allows vessels from Ireland , France, Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands to fish within six and 12 nautical miles of the British coast. According to 2015 figures, the United Kingdom fishing ...More..

Carey Price signs 8-year extension to remain with Habs
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Carey Price signs 8-year extension to remain with Habs

Yet despite three trips to the Eastern Conference Final since 2012, and an appearance in the 2014 Stanley Cup Final, Lundqvist and the Rangers have not won a Stanley Cup. Given how important Price has been ov...More..

Punjab cager Satnam to play in Orlando Pro Summer League
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Punjab cager Satnam to play in Orlando Pro Summer League

Nuggets assistant coach Micah Nori will assume head coaching duties for the Summer League entry. Utah will host games in Salt Lake City July 3-6. " Outlook: After missing out on playing in the summer leag...More..

Where will Carmelo Anthony play next season?
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Where will Carmelo Anthony play next season?

Anthony has not won much in the last four seasons, missing the playoffs every year since Jackson arrived after making it every year in his career prior to that. The summer after D'Antoni and the Knicks split, ...More..

Waterloo region and Wellington County under severe thunderstorm watch
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Waterloo region and Wellington County under severe thunderstorm watch

Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. The biggest threat with any storms that develop will be damaging winds and frequent lightning. Tonight: Scattered storms through 11 PM, mild and humid with patchy fog ...More..

Congress calls on Nitish to reconsider support to Kovind
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Congress calls on Nitish to reconsider support to Kovind

He added that he had already said that Congress is bigger party and they should set alternate narrative or agenda. "I neither have the capacity nor the aspiration to become the Opposition's face for PM in 201...More..

Akshay Kumar's retro look in Reema Kagti's Gold is intriguing
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Akshay Kumar's retro look in Reema Kagti's Gold is intriguing

We are way too excited to know what Akshay Kumar's upcoming release " Toilet: Ek Prem Katha " will deliver with its storyline and now, we have another reason to be thrilled. Talking about Gold , the film is ...More..