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Babar Azam belts second consecutive ton to blast Pakistan to ODI victory

The live streaming of the game is available to viewers in India on Sonyliv. Since then, it has been a dominating display by the Man in Green, as they won the ICC Champions Trophy in England, despite odds were against them. Led by Babar Azam (103) and Shoaib Malik (81), the batsmen did their job by posting 292 for 6 in their 50 overs before Hasan Ali and Rumman Raees shared six wickets to keep Sri Lanka down to 209 for 8. Read More

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European Union foreign ministers approve new sanctions on N. Korea

European Union foreign ministers approve new sanctions on N. Korea

Keane however said he believes President Trump does not want a military operation but neither will he tolerate North Korea aiming ICBMs carrying nuclear weapons toward the American people. Last month, the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted a tough new round of economic sanctions against North Korea in response to its September 3 nuclear test of a possible hydrogen bomb. Read More

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Taliban says freed hostage's allegations of rape and murder are false

Taliban says freed hostage's allegations of rape and murder are false

Terming Boyle's allegations as "baseless", Zabihullah Mujahid, the spokesperson for the Afghan Taliban , claimed that the group had never raped any woman or hostages meant to be exchanged for Taliban prisoners. He wrote: 'God has given me and my family unparalleled resilience and determination, and to allow that to stagnate, to pursue personal pleasure or comfort while there is still deliberate and organised injustice in the world would be a betrayal of all I believe, and tantamount to ... Read More

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Hertha Berlin 'Take A Knee' before Schalke match

Hertha Berlin 'Take A Knee' before Schalke match

Ahead of the kick-off, the starting XI lined up and linked arms, before taking a knee - they were joined by the club's coaching staff and substitutes on the touchline. The action was meant to show solidarity with N.F.L. players who have been protesting police treatment of blacks and social injustice in the United States by kneeling, sitting or locking arms through the national anthem before games. Read More

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Should the Bears sign LB NaVorro Bowman?

Should the Bears sign LB NaVorro Bowman?

NaVorro Bowman can still play at a high level, and one lucky team is going to get him for the rest of the year. "We wish him and his family great success ". And having lived through that, I think we were able to have a discussion last night, the three of us, and I told him, I've been exactly where you're at. Read More

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Pasquotank Correctional Institute Inmates See Multiple Injuries As Chaos Breaks Out

Pasquotank Correctional Institute Inmates See Multiple Injuries As Chaos Breaks Out

Several inmates then tried to escape but were unsuccessful. Smith was a correctional officer at the prison's sewing plant, where Darden trained inmates making safety vests and other embroidered items, according to officials. It wasn't immediately known how many employees were injured. As of Thursday evening, seven patients were at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center, located near the prison in Elizabeth City, N.C., and three had been transferred to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, across the ... Read More

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Oxford to ban petrol and diesel cars from centre by 2020

Oxford to ban petrol and diesel cars from centre by 2020

Oxford city is set to become the world's first Zero Emission Zone (ZEZ) by banning petrol and diesels cars in the city centre from 2020. But not everyone is keen on the idea, as it will involve costs of around £14 million ($18.5m) for taxi firms, bus operators, haulage firms and the council, who will be forced to replace their petrol and diesel vehicles with electric or hybrid ones. Read More

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Schools closed as LoC heats up in Poonch

Schools closed as LoC heats up in Poonch

Pakistan and India had declared ceasefire along the LoC and the Working Boundary in 2003. The Pakistani troops shelled forward hamlets of Basauni, Khanater, Sandote, Stukra in Balakote belt, he said. But during the cross firing a mortar shell fired by the Pakistani army directly hit a house in Khanater area of Balakote inflicting severe injuries to three minor's kids. Read More

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Patna University's centenary celebrations may bring PM Modi, Nitish and Lalu together

Patna University's centenary celebrations may bring PM Modi, Nitish and Lalu together

The Centre's largesse comes barely 75 days after Nitish Kumar formed his Government here with the help of BJP-led NDA. PM Modi will lay foundation stone for 4 National Highway projects. 10 thousand crore for 20 educational institutions to make them world class institutes in the next five years. Governor of Bihar, Satya Pal Malik, the Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice, Ravi Shankar Prasad , the Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public ... Read More

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How the National Football League lost to Trump

How the National Football League lost to Trump

President Donald Trump continued his nearly daily social media commentary on the National Football League and the issue of player protests implying that NFL Commissioner is demanding that players stand for the anthem. The NFL's owners are set to meet next week to discuss the issue. He then slammed ESPN's Jemele Hill, blaming "The Six" anchor for having "tanked" the network's ratings. Read More

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Wells Fargo 3Q delivers an unwelcome surprise for investors

Wells Fargo 3Q delivers an unwelcome surprise for investors

Wells Fargo & Co's Wealth and Investment Management division reported revenue of $4.25 billion in the third quarter of the year. Mark Sheptoff Finance Planning reported 0.27% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ). The stock rose 0.25% or $0.14 reaching $55.8. About 258,815 shares traded. Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) has risen 9.67% since October 12, 2016 and is uptrending. Read More

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Oscars Academy Meets to Discuss Disgraced Award Winner Harvey Weinstein's Future

Oscars Academy Meets to Discuss Disgraced Award Winner Harvey Weinstein's Future

They said in a statement: "Whilst BAFTA has previously been a beneficiary of Mr. Weinstein's support for its charitable work, it considers the reported alleged behavior completely unacceptable and incompatible with BAFTA's values". Bafta says it is suspending Weinstein's membership , with immediate effect. In the wake of the scandal, Weinstein - who has denied numerous allegations against him - is believed to have checked into rehab, and his wife Georgina Chapman has left him, while he has ... Read More

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'White Widow' reportedly killed by U.S. drone strike

'White Widow' reportedly killed by U.S. drone strike

According to the report, USA intelligence officials said they could not be absolutely certain Jones was killed in the drone strike, because there was no effort to recover her DNA, but were "confident" that she is dead. "The Americans zapped her trying to get away from Raqqa". Sally Jones was an aspiring punk rock musician in England. Officials say she provided practical advice on how to travel to Syria and guidance on how to build homemade weapons to carry out attacks in Britain. Read More

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USA mission to Turkey suspends visa services for security reasons

USA mission to Turkey suspends visa services for security reasons

The U.S. Embassy in the capital of Ankara tweeted a statement from the U.S. Mission to Turkey saying that recent events have forced it to "reassess the commitment of the Government of Turkey to the security of U.S. The US and Turkey on Sunday indefinitely halted all non-immigrant visa services to each other's citizens amid deepening differences between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. Read More

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Ophelia becomes a hurricane, tying century-old record

Ophelia becomes a hurricane, tying century-old record

There are now no coastal watches or warnings in effect with the storm far out at sea. Ophelia became a hurricane late Wednesday, the tenth in a row and tying a record set more than a century ago. "After that time, Ophelia is forecast to turn eastward, then northeastward and begin to accelerate by day three ahead of a deepening mid-latitude trough over the north-central Atlantic". Read More

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Rouhani: US angry because IRGC humiliated Daesh

Rouhani: US angry because IRGC humiliated Daesh

Iran has once again warned Washington against designating the elite wing of the Iranian Army, the Revolutionary Guards, as a terrorist group, saying that "all options are on the table", according to a top aide to Iran's supreme leader. According to the spokesman, the United States shouldn't pressure Iran while negotiating regional issues. Iranian officials threatening a "reciprocal" move in turn. Read More

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Trump escalates feud with Corker

Trump escalates feud with Corker

Earlier, Corker, the current chairman of the Senate's Committee on Foreign Relations, told The New York Times that Trump's impulsive policy risks setting the country "on the path to World War III". Trump has yet to score a signature legislative victory, a black mark on his record given his party controls both the Senate and House. Only eight percent think Trump is making the situation better, said the poll. Read More

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North Korea hackers steal South Korea war plans

North Korea hackers steal South Korea war plans

Such missions have been conducted immediately after the provocations, but more recently as stand-alone events to demonstrate to North Korea U.S. military capabilities that would counter a North Korean military threat. "And I can tell you who is going to win". "There is an urgent need for the military to change and update parts that were stolen by North Korea", Lee said. Read More

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Rajasthan Congress passes resolution urging Rahul Gandhi to become party president

Rajasthan Congress passes resolution urging Rahul Gandhi to become party president

Amit Shah's son Jay Shah is facing media heat after news portal The Wire claimed his business saw 16000 percent growth after Modi became prime minister of India. Praising Irani, who had lost to Rahul in Amethi in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Shah said: "BJP had won four of the five Assembly seats because Irani has been visiting Amethi and working for the people even after losing in 2014". Read More

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Hillary Clinton describes Donald Trump as 'the most risky President in history'

Trump pushed back by touting similar allegations against her husband, former President Bill Clinton. "These allegations are low-life behavior". He also gave between $100,001 and $250,000 to the Clinton Foundation. "Where is President Obama?" "And as far as I'm concerned, he should not just be fired, but go to jail", she said on CNN, "because what he did was a crime". Read More

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National Fire Prevention Week focuses on having a plan

National Fire Prevention Week focuses on having a plan

Plus, fire alarms are also CARBON MONOXIDE alarms! For easy planning, an escape planning grid can be found on the NFPA website . For more information on the program, call the fire department at 343-4230. The fire department's time capsule was originally going to be dedicated during the ceremony, but Sills said a nozzle that was sent out to have all the current firefighters' names engraved on it has not been returned yet. Read More

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Cuomo: Honor both Columbus and indigenous people

Cuomo: Honor both Columbus and indigenous people

Columbus Day is celebrated not only by the United States, but also Spain, which supported the Columbus expedition, Italy, Colombia (named for Christopher Columbus ), several other South American nations, and some Caribbean islands. The group Indigenous Peoples Day Massachusetts has a statewide campaign to abolish Columbus Day and replace it with a day to honor native people from throughout the Americas. Read More

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Wildfires Force Evacuations In California

Wildfires Force Evacuations In California

One person was killed in a fire further north, in Mendocino County. In southern California, a fast-moving wildfire in Anaheim is forcing some evacuations. "We were sleeping, but we kept smelling smoke. It's something that we're having to be very cautious about", she said. Two women hug as they watch houses burn in Santa Rosa , Calif., Monday, Oct. Read More

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