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Global India crush Sri Lanka
Author: 0 India crush Sri Lanka

Kohli opted to field and even though Sri Lankan team batted well, posting a competitive 170/7, India easily chased down the target in 19.2 overs with seven wickets remaining. This time, Dhoni's ally was Manish Pandey. But if you looked at how we played, we were probably 15 short of what we could have got on that wicket. Australia are a much stronger side than Sri Lanka , and one can expect the selectors to pick the best possible squad to beat the Kangaroos.

Global Amazon opens competition for new headquarters location
Author: 0 Amazon opens competition for new headquarters location

Amazon announced on Thursday that it is hunting for a site for a new headquarters in North America, in addition to its sprawling Seattle hub. Amazon said it plans to invest $5 billion in the facility's construction, once a location is decided on.

Global The Bank of Canada's increase in its key interest rate again
Author: 0 The Bank of Canada's increase in its key interest rate again

Federal Reserve. Then, it was the first increase in the key rate since 2010. Only six of 26 economists surveyed by Bloomberg News expected the central bank to hike its benchmark rate. Market watchers who predicted Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz would keep interest rates unchanged this week argued he had the luxury to wait until October, noting inflation remained tepid.

Global European Union threatens Hungary, Poland with fines if refuse refugees
Author: 0 European Union threatens Hungary, Poland with fines if refuse refugees

At issue is a quota system adopted by the European Union to help Italy and Greece amid the 2015 migration crisis. In response to the migration crisis that affected Europe in the summer of 2015, the Council of the European Union adopted a decision for the relocation from those two member states to other EU states, over a period of two years, of just 120,000 persons in clear need of global protection.

Global Thomas Cook Group (LON:TCG) New Price Targets
Author: 0 Thomas Cook Group (LON:TCG) New Price Targets

The Firm operates through three divisions: PeopleReady, PeopleManagement and PeopleScout. It has a 32.27 P/E ratio. The Company's portfolio includes wireless and fiber optic solutions. has invested 3.63% in the stock. Shufro Rose Co Lc owns 179,900 shares. Wells Fargo And Co Mn has 281,101 shares. Apriem Advsrs has invested 0% in Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN).

Global Tropical Storms Jose, Katia now hurricanes
Author: 0 Tropical Storms Jose, Katia now hurricanes

Hurricane Katia formed Wednesday in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico. Katia was moving southeast at 3 miles per hour as of the 4 p.m. update. According to reports, this tropical storm had winds of 40 mph and was 105 miles east of Tampico, Mexico.

Global NATO wants pressure ramped up on North Korea
Author: 0 NATO wants pressure ramped up on North Korea

The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) systems will be deployed on September 7 in the United States military base 300kms from Seoul. In Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang expressed grave concerns over the planned additional installation as he urged South Korea and the U.S.

Global India offers development assistance to Myanmar's Rakhine
Author: 0 India offers development assistance to Myanmar's Rakhine

Myanmar denies its Rohingya population citizenship and regards them as illegal immigrants - even though many have lived in the country for generations. In a statement after talks with Myanmar's de facto chief Suu Kyi, PM Modi said India understands the problems being faced by Myanmar. The project is created to link Sittwe port in Myanmar, which India helped develop, with the the northeastern Indian state of Mizoram.

Global Mamata Banerjee participates in candlelight vigil to condemn Lankesh's murder
Author: 0 Mamata Banerjee participates in candlelight vigil to condemn Lankesh's murder

Uma Pansare, wife of veteran communist leader Govinda Pansare who too was killed in 2015 in Kolhapur said that accused Samir Gaikwad, who is chargesheeted in the Pansare case should not have been granted bail by the session court. The AIPSN demands speedy action from the Government of Karnataka to bring to book the forces that have committed this heinous crime and which continue to disturb peace and communal harmony.

Global Here's how Lady Gaga apologized to fans after canceling a show
Author: 0 Here's how Lady Gaga apologized to fans after canceling a show

To announce the news of the concert cancellation , Gaga tweeted a message to her fans. "I tried all day to nurse my voice & my body to push through the show & my doctors & vocal coach said no I'm sorry", she told one fan. "I love you. Xoxo, Joanne ". And, because she's Gaga, she didn't stop there. The pop queen reportedly powered through torrential rainfall during a recent show six days ago in Queens, New York , then started to get sick immediately after.

Global Trump says he'll revisit DACA in 6 months if Congress doesn't act
Author: 0 Trump says he'll revisit DACA in 6 months if Congress doesn't act

Tester is up for reelection next year in a state that Trump won by more than 20 percentage points. "We are people of compassion, and we are people of law, but there is nothing compassionate about the failure to enforce immigration laws", he said, referring to DACA as an "unconstitutional exercise of authority by the executive branch".

Author: 0 Director: Storm-tested Palm Beach police prepared for challenging Irma

Hurricane Irma , a potentially catastrophic Category Storm, has already sent parts of the East Coast bracing for cover, while officials closer to home are also bracing for the potential effects from the storm. Scott said on Twitter that he had discussed the latest storm on Monday with President Donald Trump . Officials in the Florida Keys announced visitors to the islands would have to evacuate by sunrise Wednesday and said they would likely order residents to evacuate soon after.

Global Montana Fires Grow, Oregon Fire shuts down I-84
Author: 0 Montana Fires Grow, Oregon Fire shuts down I-84

As of Tuesday night, there is 0% containment. Over the weekend , 140 hikers were stranded when the Eagle Creek Fire cut off exit routes from trails in the area. "This is unprecedented fire activity for the area", Schmidgall said. Fires burning in the Columbia River Gorge are threatening infrastructure from state parks to regional transmission lines, and officials are trying to balance access with safety.

Global After Pulling Off 2 OT Win Vs. Tech
Author: 0 After Pulling Off 2 OT Win Vs. Tech

Johnson's three-game winning streak against the East was finished, if ever so merely. "If we do it right, even if we don't block the guys, then he could have pitched the ball and the guy would have been a race to. "Obviously I'm pretty torn up, but you know what, I've got to keep going", junior linebacker Brant Mitchell said. Kelly added two more TD runs in overtime.

Global Putin: Trump 'not my bride, and I'm not his groom'
Author: 0 Putin: Trump 'not my bride, and I'm not his groom'

President George W. Bush raised eyebrows, and laughs, when he mixed up the two nations in 2007. Nothing can be done about it. Lavrov " noted that a choice should be made in favour of political and diplomatic efforts to look for a peaceful settlement", Russia's foreign ministry said after he spoke by phone with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson .

Global White House preparing $5.9B request for Harvey recovery aid
Author: 0 White House preparing $5.9B request for Harvey recovery aid

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made the announcement at a briefing Thursday. The White House has said that it would make multiple requests for aid from Congress to fund the Harvey recovery effort. During a visit to Texas on Tuesday, Mr Trump had been unable to visit the flood zone because of hard logistics and security concerns. Ryan said, "I actually don't think we should do that".

Global Wayne Rooney rules out England return for 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney rules out England return for 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation

Rooney posed for selfies with fans at a host of bars and restaurants near his Prestbury home before attempting to drive home in a black vehicle owned by the 29-year-old office worker from Salford, Greater Manchester, just after 2am. I laughed, he was being flirty and I didn't tell him my boobs are fake. The conversion with Simpson came after she shouted at the former England captain "world is laughing at me because of you", the Sun reports.

Global Froome retains Vuelta red jersey
Author: 0 Froome retains Vuelta red jersey

Briton Froome still leads Vincenzo Nibali by 59 seconds although the four-times Tour de France winner's stamina will be tested by back-to-back mountain stages over the weekend as he looks to stay in charge of his bid to become the first rider in 39 years to win the Tour and the Vuelta in the same season.

Global Thomas fires off a 63, shares lead in Boston
Author: 0 Thomas fires off a 63, shares lead in Boston

Leishman fired a bogey-free 65 to grab a share of the 54-hole lead with Thomas. Television: Friday, 2:30-6:30 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday, 3-6:30 p.m. Now there's just a lot more of them. Oh, and there is $10 million at the top of it. "We grew up together", said Spieth, who moved to first on the playoff points list with his runner-up finish.

Global Alvaro Morata Doesn't Think Much Of 'Sloppy' Premier League Defenders
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata Doesn't Think Much Of 'Sloppy' Premier League Defenders

However, this does not directly impact Conte's plans since a club may name 25 senior professionals in their Premier League squad but, even including Costa, the Chelsea list is thin on numbers and there are only 21 registered. But the Blues insist it was decided in January, with the striker and his agent, Jorge Mendes, that Costa could leave this summer. Costa is Chelsea's second highest earner on 185,000 pounds a week.

Global Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims Flee Violence
Author: 0 Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims Flee Violence

Chief Minister Punjab, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif, has asked the global community, the Muslim world and the United Nations to wake up to atrocities being committed on the Rohingya Muslims in Burma and pressurize the Burmese government to act fast.

Global Trump condemns North Korea nuclear test
Author: 0 Trump condemns North Korea nuclear test

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was calling counterparts in Asia, and Trump's treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, said he was putting together proposed new sanctions for Trump to consider that would seek to cut off trade with North Korea .

Global China agrees to include 'Pak-based terror groups' in BRICS declaration
Author: 0 China agrees to include 'Pak-based terror groups' in BRICS declaration

On August 28, India's Ministry of External Affairs announced that New Delhi and Beijing have decided on "expeditious disengagement" of their border troops in Doklam. "We.express concern on the security situation in the region and violence caused by the Taliban, ISIL/DAISH, Al-Qaida and its affiliates including Eastern Turkistan Islamic Movement, Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, the Haqqani Network, Laskar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad, TTP and Hizb-ut-Tahrir", their statement said.

Global US bombers drill over Korean peninsula days after latest missile launch
Author: 0 US bombers drill over Korean peninsula days after latest missile launch

Early on Tuesday, North Korea fired an intermediate-range Hwasong-12 over Japan, prompting US President Donald Trump to say that "all options" were on the table in an implied threat of pre-emptive military action. Among other topics, they talked about Princess Kako, second granddaughter of the emperor, who is moving to the United Kingdom this month to study at the University of Leeds, where May's father also studied, the spokesperson said.

Global US Ponders Withdrawing From Trade Pact With South Korea
Author: 0 US Ponders Withdrawing From Trade Pact With South Korea

It came as US and South Korean forces were nearing the end of the 10-day annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian joint exercises, which the North regards as a rehearsal for invasion. They have also alarmed South Korea's allies in the region and around the world. South Korea, home to Samsung, Hyundai and Kia among other companies with household names, is a major exporter of electronics and automobiles to the United States.

Global Trump Personally Decided to Close Russian Embassy in San Francisco
Author: 0 Trump Personally Decided to Close Russian Embassy in San Francisco

As the State Department scrambled to comply with the order, it suspended visa issuance throughout the US mission to Russian Federation until September 1, the deadline given to complete the staff reductions. Russia's top diplomat insisted Friday that Moscow wasn't interested in quarreling amid an escalating series of tit-for-tat diplomatic expulsions - accusing the USA of "performing a solo breakdance".

Author: 0 United Kingdom could stay in single market permanently, Labour's deputy leader says

Ahead of the second reading of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill on Thursday, the SNP's Westminster leader said enough Tory MPs had doubts about the government's plan to leave the single market to force a change. "It's a sad day when the Labour Party is defending the end of free movement and, indeed, promising its end", he said, but added: "By proposing a genuine transitional period, Labour has shown greater political initiative and seriousness than Theresa May".

Global Frankfurt evacuates thousands to defuse World War II bomb
Author: 0 Frankfurt evacuates thousands to defuse World War II bomb

Experts cleared about 60,000 individuals from a 1.5 kilometer (0.57 square mile) range in the Westend locale, cautioning that the 1.8 metric ton (4,000-pound) bomb could level a whole piece on the off chance that it detonated. Police said the size of the bomb made extensive evacuation measures a necessary precaution. They were dropped by the RAF and US Air Force during the war.

Global In Modi Cabinet reshuffle, no AIADMK, JD(U) and Shiv Sena
Author: 0 In Modi Cabinet reshuffle, no AIADMK, JD(U) and Shiv Sena

The JD (U) chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar , who recently ditched the Grand Alliance of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress , to join hands with the BJP, was openly mocked at by RJD leader Lalu Prasad. Its lone member in the Union ministry is Heavy Industries Minister Anant Geete. The stress on performance in Sunday's Cabinet reshuffle is matched by the BJP's growing confidence in winning elections without its allies and constantly worrying about caste considerations.

Global Why Alphons Kannanthanam is known as 'Demolition Man'
Author: 0 Why Alphons Kannanthanam is known as 'Demolition Man'

BJP state president Kummanam Rajasekharan has termed the elevation of party leader from the state Alphons Kannanthanam as a union minister as an Onam gift to Kerala but the move has evidently caught the state BJP leadership unawares though they are not willing to admit it openly.

Global Donald Trump makes second trip to storm-ravaged Texas
Author: 0 Donald Trump makes second trip to storm-ravaged Texas

The storm was blamed for at least 42 deaths, with The Houston Chronicle saying the toll of people who died or were feared dead was more than 50. Mr Abbott, who is pleading for US government aid for his state's recovery, said the damage would exceed that of Katrina, the storm that devastated New Orleans and surrounding areas in 2005, and Sandy, which overwhelmed NY city and the US Northeast in 2012.

Global Statewide Labor Day Weekend DWI crackdown announced
Author: 0 Statewide Labor Day Weekend DWI crackdown announced

As of Friday, there have been 529 reported traffic deaths in Virginia, compared to 477 this same date previous year. State Police Superintendent George Beach II said the Labor Day weekend traditionally results in heavy traffic volumes throughout the state, and the increased flow of traffic brings with it increased accidents, serious injuries and fatalities.

Global Wyoming's Punter Straight Up Whiffed
Author: 0 Wyoming's Punter Straight Up Whiffed

Down 7-3 late in the second quarter, Zaleski handled the snap from the 37-yard line perfectly, but then failed to put his foot on the ball on the punt attempt. That game was also Wyoming's last game with fewer than 300 total yards of offense. But all the offense could make of them was three points. If the Cowboys had any chance of winning this game, they were going to have to play perfectly on both sides of the ball, and come up with several big plays.

Global Cambodian prime minister says USA behind plot by opposition leader
Author: 0 Cambodian prime minister says USA behind plot by opposition leader

He said the foreign country involved was the United States. The English-language paper was slapped with a multi-million dollar tax bill last month, which was supposed to be paid by September 4. Hun Sen also warned the US and other foreign countries not to interfere in Cambodian politics. Hours after Kem Sokha's arrest on Sunday, the independent Cambodia Daily newspaper announced that it was closing from Monday after 24 years because of the government's demand for millions of dollars in ...

Global India lost 2 per cent growth due to note ban: Kaushik Basu
Author: 0 India lost 2 per cent growth due to note ban: Kaushik Basu

In my opinion, the bank balance sheet problem will take a longer time than what others are expecting as it is not only cleaning the bad debt, but also improving capital base following mergers in the sector. The Indian economy has slowed down further compared with the preceding quarter when it had posted a 6.1 per cent growth rate. Meanwhile, Mr Basu said 2.3 percentage points of growth has been lost due to demonetisation.

Global Karolina Pliskova feels the heat after surviving scare
Author: 0 Karolina Pliskova feels the heat after surviving scare

Nerves nearly put Zhang in a hard spot when she was down a break point in the sixth game, but the Chinese played some of her best tennis at the crucial moments to narrowly hold onto her serve, keeping the scores very tight. After a few seconds' respite she rose to her feet. "Both fun and frustrating", Brady said of the match, in which she showcased her devastating forehand.

Global RI National Guard heads to Texas
Author: 0 RI National Guard heads to Texas

Tom Wolf in a news release. Members of the Indiana National Guard have deployed to Texas to help with relief efforts following Hurricane Harvey. Spokesman Col. Gen. Daryl Bohac, Nebraska adjutant general. King-Sweigart said the Pennsylvania National Guard anticipates sending over 200 more guardsmen through this weekend.

Global Massive fire breaks out in Los Angeles, 450 firefighters battle flames
Author: 0 Massive fire breaks out in Los Angeles, 450 firefighters battle flames

Terrazas said around 100 California firefighters are now helping with hurricane relief after Harvey hit Texas last week. The initial call for the fire came in shortly before 1:30 p.m., Stewart said. Officials designated the Glendale Civic Auditorium and Crescenta Valley High School as evacuation centers. The city of Burbank noted on its Twitter account that animals can be temporarily dropped off at the Burbank Animal Shelter, but residents must provide a Burbank ID.

Global Police apologize for arresting nurse
Author: 0 Police apologize for arresting nurse

The arresting officer, detective Jeff Payne , and an unidentified officer have been placed administrative leave for the duration of the probe. "I was just trying to do it the right way", Wubbels said. "You're assaulting me! Stop!" "People need to know that this is out there", she said Thursday. It was then that the officer became angry and attempted to arrest the nurse as she backed away, eventually handcuffing her outside.

Global Maryland beat Texas! Here are the 12 weirdest things about this game
Author: 0 Maryland beat Texas! Here are the 12 weirdest things about this game

But, the first Texas Football offensive possession of the game proved to be the beginning of the end. On offense, the running game was nowhere to be found. Despite the preseason polls falling in love with Herman and Texas with a No. 23 ranking in the AP and coaches' polls, Herman now has all the ammunition he needs to truly begin the work needed at Texas.

Global Peace with Pakistan is our national agenda: Ashraf Ghani
Author: 0 Peace with Pakistan is our national agenda: Ashraf Ghani

Pakistan should use the chance and cooperate with the Afghan government and the United States . Successive U.S. administrations have struggled with how to deal with nuclear-armed Pakistan. "Other steps to turn up the heat on Pakistan could include sanctioning Pakistani government officials and stepping up U.S. drone strikes, as well as further reductions the in USA aid", the financial daily said .

Global USA air strikes force IS convoy to retreat
Author: 0 USA air strikes force IS convoy to retreat

The warplanes were also preventing any humanitarian aid reaching the buses, which included both fighters and family members including old people, injured people and pregnant women, the statement said . "I went to him in Damascus", Nasrallah said in a speech in Baalbek addressed to hundreds of his supporters, whom he urged to celebrate what he called the "Second Liberation".

Global Longtime Aide to President Trump May Leave White House Next Month
Author: 0 Longtime Aide to President Trump May Leave White House Next Month

More recently, Schiller was tasked with informing another longtime Trump aide, George Gigicos, that he would never manage another Trump event after the president was unhappy with how his August 22 Phoenix rally went. Aides and advisers that once had direct access to Trump on his personal phone have instead been routed through the White House switchboard since Kelly took office, according to The New York Times and CNN .

Global Trump agrees to strengthen South Korea's military arsenal
Author: 0 Trump agrees to strengthen South Korea's military arsenal

Calls are also mounting in the South for Seoul to build nuclear weapons of its own to defend itself as nuclear-armed North Korea's missile stand-off with the USA escalates. Experts and officials have said North Korea could conduct its sixth nuclear test at any time, and that the reclusive country has maintained a readiness at its nuclear test site to conduct another detonation.

Global Mueller Has Original Letter Outlining Trump's Reasons to Can Comey
Author: 0 Mueller Has Original Letter Outlining Trump's Reasons to Can Comey

The circumstances and reasons for the firing are believed to be a significant element of Mr Mueller's investigation, which includes whether Mr Trump obstructed justice by firing Mr Comey. Comey should be dismissed because of his handling of the Clinton email investigation. Further, he might additionally review this week's report that before pardoning the Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, Trump asked the USA attorney general, Jeff Sessions , whether it would be possible to drop federal ...

Global Kenya faces praise, uncertainty after election overturned
Author: 0 Kenya faces praise, uncertainty after election overturned

Odinga, previously alleged manipulated results in Kenya's 2007 election after he was declared the victor of the presidential race after 90% of the votes had been counted before losing by just 232,000 votes. The president was more combative later at a rally of supporters in a market in Nairobi . "Were you? We have a problem and we must fix it", The Independent quoted Kenyatta to have said.

Global United Nations atomic watchdog says Iran complying with nuclear deal
Author: 0 United Nations atomic watchdog says Iran complying with nuclear deal

Iran stuck by its nuclear deal with world powers by keeping its uranium stockpile and production capacity below set thresholds, according to United Nations inspectors. " If it was up to me, I would have had them noncompliant 180 days ago ", Trump told the Wall Street Journal in late July. They've produced eight reports since January 2016 showing that Iran is in broad compliance with the accord, called the JCPOA.

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