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Regulators keep close eye on Facebook's deal with Australia

Canberra [Australia], February 24 (ANI): Facebook and the Australian government's agreement on Monday enabling users to share news links on ...

India, France, Australia discuss cooperation in AP region

New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): In an important meet on Wednesday, senior officials of India, France and Australia discussed ...

World's biggest cricket stadium renamed after India's Modi

The world's biggest cricket stadium was renamed after India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a surprise move on Wednesday hours ...

Vaibhav eyes more good performances in Vijay Hazare

By Anuj MishraNew Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh pacer Vaibhav Arora is on a high these days as ...

Ganguly feels India are favourites to win match

By Nitin SrivastavaNew Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): Ahead of the pink-ball Test against England, the Board of Control for ...

Will miss being at the stadium today, says Ganguly

New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday ...

Nehra wants India to be 'careful' against England pacers

New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): Former cricketer Ashish Nehra said that India should be careful when facing England's pacers ...

Don't see Umesh Yadav in the playing XI, says Gambhir

New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): Former batsman Gautam Gambhir believes that Umesh Yadav will not find a spot in ...

Motera one of best stadiums in the world: Rijiju

By Vishesh RoyAhmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 24 (ANI): Kiren Rijiju, the Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports said that ...

ATP roundup: Federico Coria earns upset win at Cordoba

Argentine Federico Coria upset sixth-seeded Dominik Koepfer in straight sets Tuesday in the second round of the Cordoba (Argentina) Open. ...

How do we know the COVID vaccine won't have long-term side-effects?

As Australia's COVID-19 vaccine rollout begins this week, many people still have questions about the safety of COVID-19 vaccines, both ...

Book review: Claire Thomas's The Performance triggers burning questions

Book review: The Performance by Claire Thomas.Theatre and its constant recreation, allows for the possibility of the political. Sometimes this ...

How do we know the COVID vaccine won't have long-term side-effects?

As Australia's COVID-19 vaccine rollout begins this week, many people still have questions about the safety of COVID-19 vaccines, both ...

Simona Halep withdraws from next week's Qatar Open

World No. 3 Simona Halep of Romania has withdrawn from next week's Qatar Open in Doha, event organizers said Tuesday. ...

Lions take steps to host Springboks series in UK - report

The British & Irish Lions have reportedly made an official request to the UK government to help host a home ...

Harmony mulls digging even further at world's deepest gold mine

Harmony Gold is considering going further underground at the world's deepest mine. The company is one of the few remaining ...

India-South Africa women's series to kick off on Mar 7

New Delhi [India], February 23 (ANI): India women's team will return to play international cricket after a gap of almost ...

Shelby Rogers moves into quarterfinals in Adelaide

Unseeded Shelby Rogers upset third-seeded Johanna Konta of Great Britain 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Adelaide ...

India to face Bangladesh in Road Safety World Series opener

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 23 (ANI): Indian legends will take on their Bangladesh counterparts in the first match of the ...

Team India laud Ishant Sharma ahead of pacer's 100th Test

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 23 (ANI): Ishant Sharma will be playing his 100th Test when India take on England in ...

Motera, the world largest Stadium is oval in shape

By Vishesh RoyAhmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 23 (ANI): While most cricket grounds are built round in shape, the Motera Stadium ...

Root, Kohli fear pink ball twilight collapse

England captain Joe Root and India skipper Virat Kohli have both warned of the challenges of playing during the twilight ...

Halep pulls out of Qatar Open

World number three Simona Halep has pulled out of next week's Qatar Open, organisers of the WTA event announced on ...

Australian MP who promoted pandemic conspiracies quits ruling party

An Australian lawmaker who frequently peddled pandemic misinformation quit the conservative government on Tuesday, weeks after being publicly dressed down ...

Kohli banking on best bowling attack to tackle England

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 23 (ANI): Day-night Tests are known to help seamers, but India skipper Virat Kohli isn't perturbed ...

Lions secure 3 vital signatures as European future looms large

The Lions announced three key contract extensions on Tuesday as they prepare for life in Europe.Sti Sithole, Tiaan Swanepoel and ...

MI not just an IPL club, but a finishing school: Ishan

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi [India], February 23 (ANI): Five-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Mumbai Indians has over the years ...

Facebook ends Australia news blackout after law compromise

Facebook backed down from its news blackout in Australia after the government agreed to amend legislation forcing the tech giant ...

Australia amends Media Bargaining Law

Canberra [Australia], February 23 (ANI/Sputnik): Facebook is going to unblock Australian news outlets on its platform after the government agreed ...

Smith excited to join DC, set sights on IPL title

New Delhi [India], February 23 (ANI): Australia batsman Steve Smith said he is looking forward to creating some "amazing memories" ...

India look to avoid slip-up at Motera in bid for WTC finals

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], February 23 (ANI): High on confidence after thrashing England in the second Test in Chennai, the Virat ...

Cricket Australia name 17-member women's squad for NZ tour

Melbourne [Australia], February 23 (ANI): Cricket Australia on Tuesday announced a 17-member women's squad for the upcoming tour of New ...

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics to be boycotted

Hong Kong, February 23 (ANI): Beijing is going to hold the 2022 Winter Olympics from February 4 - February 20, ...

TPC Packaging opens second factory in Mumbai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 23 (ANI/Mediawire): A new cold chain packaging site was officially opened on Thursday by representatives of ...

Richardson feels Australia failed to execute plans properly

Christchurch [New Zealand], February 23 (ANI): Australia's Jhye Richardson said that his team was satisfied with how they went about ...

I'm returning to play for NSW on March 4: Warner

New Delhi [India], February 23 (ANI): Australia opener David Warner on Tuesday said that he will be returning to play ...

12 Japanese companies to cease business over Uyghur issue

Tokyo [Japan], February 23 (ANI): Amid the ongoing human rights abuse on Uyghurs by China, 12 major Japanese companies have ...

Observers doubt China's investments in Balkan

Beijing [China], February 23 (ANI): A decade after the establishment of the 171 initiative, many European countries are increasingly dissatisfied ...

ATP roundup: Nicolas Jarry rallies for win in Cordoba

Chilean wild-card entrant Nicolas Jarry came from behind to beat Spain's Jaume Munar 5-7, 7-6 (5), 6-4 in the first ...

Australia begins COVID-19 vaccine rollout

© Provided by Xinhua The first batch of COVID-19 vaccines has arrived in Australia as the rollout began in full ...

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After 11 month closure, Chicago's parks to reopen 'soon'

CHICAGO, Illinois - Following an 11-month closure, Chicago's lakefront, parks and pools are preparing to reopen.Earlier this week, Chicago Mayor ...

Italian ambassador's convoy attacked in Congo, envoy and driver killed

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo - Italy's ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo was assassinated Monday while traveling in ...

Tanzania president tells public to avoid foreign-made face masks

NAIROBI, Kenya: The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has requested that Tanzania report on its measures to battle ...

Call for moving 2022 Olympics from China

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Town remembers Italy's first Covid death

CODOGNO, Italy: Sunday marked one year since Italy experienced its first known COVID-19 death, a 77-year-old retired roofer from the ...

Over 100,000 Indian farmers protest deregulation of crops

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