Mon, 17 Jan 2022

U-19 World Cup: England open campaign with convincing victory over defending champions Bangladesh

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): Bangladesh's defence of their ICC Under 19 World Cup title got off to a poor ...

Bronx Fire Victims' Funeral Draws Huge Outpouring of Grief

NEW YORK - The caskets were brought one by one - all 15 of them - on a frigid winter ...

Notre Dame visits Howard for historic MLK Day game

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey and Howard coach Kenny Blakeney hold deep connections, having both played for legendary DeMatha Catholic ...

Outpouring of Grief as Victims of Bronx Fire Laid to Rest

NEW YORK - A Bronx community gathered Sunday to pay its final respects to perished loved ones, a week after ...

UN Agency Calls for International Action to End Sahel Conflict

GENEVA - UNHCR, the U.N. Refugee Agency is calling for international action to end the armed conflict in Africa's Central ...

Mali's Ousted President Keita Dies at 76

BAMAKO - Former Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who was ousted by the military in 2020 after a turbulent seven-year ...

Cameroon Begins Mass COVID-19 Tests to Encourage Football Turnout

YAOUNDE - Cameroon launched a massive campaign Sunday for fans to be tested and vaccinated against COVID-19 to fill stadiums ...

UN Grants $150 Million in Aid for 13 Underfunded Crises

GENEVA - The United Nations is allocating $150 million from its Central Emergency Response Fund to support seriously underfunded humanitarian ...

Magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

Saturday's massive underwater volcanic eruption off Tonga appears to have triggered seismic activity across the southern PacificA day after Tonga ...

Ethiopian Diaspora Torn by Ethnic Tensions in Tigray War

Thousands of miles away from the war in Ethiopia, the ethnic cracks have started to show in an Ethiopian church ...

Somali Prime Minister condemns terror attack on government spokesperson

Mogadishu [Somalia], January 16 (ANI/Sputnik): Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble condemned the terrorist attack targeting a car with the ...

Government Spokesperson, Former Journalist Injured in Somalia Bombing

A suicide bomber in the Somali capital has injured government spokesman and former journalist Mohamed Ibrahim Moalimuu.Witnesses told VOA Somali ...

India's debacle in T20 WC had put him under pressure: Atul Wassan on Kohli

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Former cricketer Atul Wassan on Sunday said Team India's debacle in the T20 World ...

What is Macron's real goal in Africa

France seems intent on using its Council of the European Union presidency to tighten its slipping grip on Africa and ...

COVAX Delivers Billionth Vaccine

The Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center said early Sunday 326.2 million people around the world have been infected with the ...

India-SA series involved ample emotion which has been missing from Ashes: Ian Chappell

Melbourne [Australia], January 16 (ANI): Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has emphasized on the need for having capable selectors who ...

Lakes in the Democratic Republic of Congo are contested spaces. Here's why

The lakes of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) play a big part in people's lives - socially, politically and ...

Five-team Commonwealth Games Qualifier set to commence on Tuesday

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], January 16 (ANI): The ICC Commonwealth Games Qualifier 2022 commences at the Kinrara Oval in Kuala Lumpur ...

BCCI, selection committee 'respect' Kohli's decision to move on from captaincy role

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 16 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Sunday congratulated Virat Kohli on ...

Kohli's legacy of creating benchmarks has left headache for his successor, says Ashwin

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): Seasoned off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Sunday penned an emotional note for former India skipper ...

With Virat stepping down as Test leader, task of transition relies heavily on Dravid

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): With Virat Kohli stepping down as Test skipper, it is safe to say that ...

'Shocked' Rohit Sharma congratulates Kohli on successful stint as India's captain

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): India's white-ball skipper Rohit Sharma was "shocked" at Virat Kohli's decision to quit the ...

Ishant Sharma pens heartfelt note for Kohli after he steps down as Test skipper

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): India pacer Ishant Sharma has thanked Virat Kohli for the "amazing memories" the former ...

U-19 World Cup: Ireland, UAE, Zimbabwe win their opening matches

Georgetown [Guyana], January 16 (ANI): Joshua Cox smashed a century to help Ireland register an opening game victory over Uganda ...

Premier League: Arsenal's match against Tottenham Hotspur postponed

London [UK], January 16 (ANI): Following a request from Arsenal, the Premier League Board on Saturday agreed to postpone the ...

ICC U19 WC: India off to winning start, defeat SA by 45 runs

Georgetown [Guyana], January 16 (ANI): Yash Dhull-led India got off to a winning start in the ongoing U19 Cricket World ...

Kohli's decision to step down as Test skipper personal, BCCI respects it immensely: Sourav Ganguly

New Delhi [India], January 16 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly said Virat ...

It's great to see how passionate you are about longest format: VVS Laxman to Kohli

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Former India batter VVS Laxman on Saturday said Virat Kohli is a player who ...

Confusion as cardiac problem sidelines top footballer

The megastar for Premier League side Arsenal was detected to have the issue at Africa's leading international tournament$75 million footballer ...

Mali Gives Airlines 72 Hours to Confirm Service

BAMAKO, MALI - After several airlines discontinued service to Mali due to new regional sanctions, the country's government has responded ...

Ethiopia on Edge of Humanitarian Disaster, UN Agency Says

GENEVA - The World Food Program warns Ethiopia is on the edge of a humanitarian disaster as escalating fighting in ...

Victims of Deadly New York City Fire to Be Memorialized Sunday

Plans are underway for a large communal memorial service Sunday for victims of New York City's deadliest fire in more ...

Looking forward to watch you dominate with bat: Sehwag to Kohli

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Former India batter Virender Sehwag on Saturday congratulated Virat Kohli after the latter stepped ...

We respect Virat Kohli's decision, says Rajeev Shukla

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Vice President Rajeev Shukla on Saturday ...

Premier League: North London derby between Arsenal, Spurs postponed

London [UK], January 15 (ANI): Following a request from Arsenal FC, the Premier League Board met on Saturday and agreed ...

Respect Virat's decision, Indian cricket would thrive under his mentorship: BCCI treasurer Dhumal

By Vishesh RoyNew Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) treasurer Arun Dhumal ...

Shocked by Kohli's decision to step down as Test captain, but respect his call: Raina

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Former India batter Suresh Raina on Saturday said that he is shocked to see ...

Kohli turned India into ruthless unit that performed admirably: Jay Shah

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Secretary Jay Shah thanked Virat ...

With 40 wins in 68 Tests, here's look at Virat Kohli's journey as leader

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): With Virat Kohli stepping down as India's Test captain, the reign of the country's ...

Virat Kohli steps down as India's Test captain

New Delhi [India], January 15 (ANI): Virat Kohli on Saturday announced that he is stepping down as the captain of ...

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Ugandan mother delivers in sky: Gives baby doctor's name

TORONTO, Canada - A Bangladeshi-Canadian doctor assisted a Ugandan woman to deliver a baby on an overnight flight in December ...

U-19 World Cup: England open campaign with convincing victory over defending champions Bangladesh

Georgetown [Guyana], January 17 (ANI): Bangladesh's defence of their ICC Under 19 World Cup title got off to a poor ...

Bronx Fire Victims' Funeral Draws Huge Outpouring of Grief

NEW YORK - The caskets were brought one by one - all 15 of them - on a frigid winter ...

Notre Dame visits Howard for historic MLK Day game

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey and Howard coach Kenny Blakeney hold deep connections, having both played for legendary DeMatha Catholic ...

Outpouring of Grief as Victims of Bronx Fire Laid to Rest

NEW YORK - A Bronx community gathered Sunday to pay its final respects to perished loved ones, a week after ...

UN Agency Calls for International Action to End Sahel Conflict

GENEVA - UNHCR, the U.N. Refugee Agency is calling for international action to end the armed conflict in Africa's Central ...

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