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India v/s Australia, 3rd T20

India v/s Australia, 3rd T20

The match has been called off with the umpires deeming the damp ground beyond fix in time for a five-overs-a-side match. The third and deciding Twenty20 global between India and Australia was abandoned without a ball being bowled after officials called off play due to a wet outfield in Hyderabad Friday. Read More

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U.S. bombers conduct military drills over Korean peninsula

U.S. bombers conduct military drills over Korean peninsula

The information, that included wartime contingency plans drawn up by the US and South Korea, was from the country's defence ministry, according to Rhee Cheol-hee, a South Korean lawmaker. Documents including wartime contingency plans put together with the United States were stolen from South Korea's defence ministry. North Korea has been conducting regular missile tests in recent months as well as testing a nuclear warhead in September, all part of its bid to establish a nuclear deterrent ... Read More

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How Mid-Ocean Wind Farms Could Power The Whole Of Civilisation

But extracting efficient energy from wind involves more than putting turbines in the path of gale-force winds. Though, it is not all about placing wind turbines in the ocean to extract energy. Over land, those winds tend to stay up high, but over the ocean - and paticularly over the North Atlantic - surface warming of the seawater brings them down to within reach of the turbines. Read More

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If attacks aim to divide US-Cuba, they're working

If attacks aim to divide US-Cuba, they're working

The announcement comes less than a week after the US reduced its diplomatic presence in Havana following mysterious attacks on USA personnel in Cuba. US officials had previously refrained from calling it "attacks", instead using the vague language of "incidents". Some U.S. officials have speculated that the attacks are the work of rogue Cuban operatives seeking to wreck relations with the U.S., or that of a third nation. Read More

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Notre Dame's Mike Brey shows support for coach bashed by LaVar Ball

Notre Dame's Mike Brey shows support for coach bashed by LaVar Ball

I'm not letting them mess with his head anymore. LaMelo said he's not anxious about missing out on traditional high school life and not going to school with his friends. It is defeintely going to be an interesting two years before LaMelo gets to UCLA , if in fact he does make it. LaVar was widely accused of getting the previous Chino Hills head coach fired and removing his (very) talented son from the proceedings now won't be doing Latimore any favors. Read More

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Palace confirms Trump's visit to PH for Asean summit in November

Palace confirms Trump's visit to PH for Asean summit in November

Duterte challenged Callamard to a public debate a year ago as a condition for her to be allowed to investigate her allegations in the Philippines - a condition which was rejected by her. "The American-Filipino relationship is so resilient that it bounces back right always regardless of personalities and issues", Tillerson said. The President's engagements will also "strengthen the worldwide resolve to confront the North Korean threat and ensure the complete, verifiable, and irreversible ... Read More

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'Buddhist terror' targeting Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar: Erdoğan

'Buddhist terror' targeting Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar: Erdoğan

India plans to send a total of 62, ooo units weighing 900 tons. Government of India has taken this step in connection with helping Bangladesh in tackling the large scale immigration of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar . Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is facing mounting worldwide pressure for her handling of the violence and the refugee crisis. He called on security forces to end the violence in Rakhine, stop vigilantism there, protect civilians and facilitate humanitarian ... Read More

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World's 'heaviest' woman dies in Abu Dhabi

World's 'heaviest' woman dies in Abu Dhabi

An Egyptian woman deemed the world's heaviest woman died in an Abu Dhabi hospital on Monday morning only one week after celebrating her 37th birthday. The say that she subsequently suffered cerebral stroke, which left her bedridden until April this year when surgery enabled her to lose a massive 299kg. Read More

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New Hurricane Maria aims at Irma-damaged area

New Hurricane Maria aims at Irma-damaged area

Tropical Storm Lee is over the far eastern Atlantic, over 600 miles west-southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands. Tropical Storm Maria , which only materialized as a depression Saturday morning, is now a named storm, and the National Hurricane Center expects it to strengthen into a hurricane before it reaches the Leeward Islands on Monday (Sept. Read More

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Catalan Leader Accuses Spain Of 'Totalitarian' Actions

Catalan Leader Accuses Spain Of 'Totalitarian' Actions

Large pro-independence crowds gathered in Barcelona this morning in support of the Catalan regional government after news of the raids broke. "We condemn and reject the anti-democratic and totalitarian actions of the Spanish state", he said , adding that Catalans should still turn out in force to vote in the referendum on a split from Spain that the central government in Madrid has declared illegal. Read More

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Korea to provide humanitarian aid for Myanmar refugees

Korea to provide humanitarian aid for Myanmar refugees

Senior home ministry official Mukesh Mittal said the Indian government would privately show the court material gathered from "sensitive investigations" to substantiate the claims in its affidavit. A mob of around 300 Rakhine Buddhists attempted to destroy a ship carrying aids for displaced people in western Rakhine state, Myanmar government said on Thursday. Read More

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Sensex, Nifty little changed; Reliance Industries hits record high

Sensex, Nifty little changed; Reliance Industries hits record high

MSCI's broadest dollar-denominated index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.5 percent. The Sensex touched a high of 32,524.11 points and a low of 32,358.63 points during intra-day trade. Meanwhile, domestic institutional investors (DIIs) bought shares worth a net Rs 125.55 crore while foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought equities of Rs 418.86 crore on Friday, showed provisional data. Read More

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National Football League team values rise, Dallas Cowboys worth $4.8B

National Football League team values rise, Dallas Cowboys worth $4.8B

The were followed by the the Patriots ($3.7 billion), the Giants ($3.3 billion), the Redskins ($3.1 billion), the 49ers ($3.05 billion), the Rams ($3 billion) and then the Bears. Minnesota is now valued at $2.4 billion. You can read the full Forbes story here and see a break down of each team's value here. With Mercedes-Benz Stadium opening this season, the Atlanta Falcons had the biggest year-to-year jump from 2016 to 2017. Read More

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Players must think like winners - Guardiola

It appeared in the early stages of this season that the same flaws were still an issue, with City scoring just once from 19 goal attempts as they were held 1-1 at home by Everton last month. "We know how much quality we have", said the 26-year-old Belgium worldwide. The Hornets have looked very hard to beat under Marco Silva this season, and this could be a potential banana-peel for Pep Guardiola's side. Read More

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