Matt Renshaw ready for second chance at the top

Matt Renshaw ready for second chance at the top

4:51 AM ET Adam Collins At the beginning of the 2017-18 summer, Matt Renshaw endured the first truly horrid run of his professional career: a stretch of six Sheffield Shield innings worth 70 runs that got him dropped from Australia’s...
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Toyota car fault prompts massive recall

Toyota car fault prompts massive recall

Image copyright AFP Japanese car giant Toyota has announced a recall of more than 2.4 million hybrid vehicles worldwide because of a fault in their systems that could cause them to lose power. The recall of Prius and Auris cars...
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Warina Hussain on LoveYatri: I have faced rejections many times

Warina Hussain on LoveYatri: I have faced rejections many times

In an exclusive interview with mid-day online, Bollywood debutant Warina Hussain shares her experience of working on her first film, her struggle and Salman Khan Warina Hussain. Picture Courtesy: Instagram/warinahussain With Loveyatri hitting the marquee on Oc...
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South Korea’s ex-President Lee jailed for 15 years

South Korea’s ex-President Lee jailed for 15 years

Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak has been jailed for 15 years and fined $11.5m on multiple corruption charges.  A court in the capital, Seoul, handed down the verdict on Friday, making Lee the latest of a string of high-profile political...
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After PSBs, Finance Ministry begins #39;Insurance Manthan#39; for PSU general insurers

After PSBs, Finance Ministry begins #39;Insurance Manthan#39; for PSU general insurers

Public sector general insurance companies will now have an annual ‘insurance manthan’ to look into the issues plaguing the sector. Financial services secretary Rajeev Kumar said in a tweet that this initiative is to develop comprehensive reform agenda in s...
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Lee Myung-bak, S Korea ex-president, jailed for 15 years

Lee Myung-bak, S Korea ex-president, jailed for 15 years

Image copyright AFP/GettyImage caption Former president Lee Myung-bak arriving at court in Seoul in September Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak has been jailed for 15 years for corruption. Lee was sentenced in a Seoul court on Friday on charges...
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Indonesia earthquake: In Palu disaster, grief has no religion

Indonesia earthquake: In Palu disaster, grief has no religion

Palu, Indonesia – It was two hours before sundown and a dozen or so women, some in full black headdress, stood weeping silently, watching the men carry the coffin of a family member whose body was retrieved six days after...
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As Afghanistan Frays, Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Is Everywhere

As Afghanistan Frays, Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Is Everywhere

KABUL, Afghanistan — A new crop of senior American officials in Afghanistan has been racing to contain a dual crisis on the battlefield and in a potentially explosive election dispute. But it is a different American figure — the mercenary...
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Africa:Petty Offences Create Backlogs in Courts – Report

Africa:Petty Offences Create Backlogs in Courts – Report

By Mohamed Ahmed Petty offences have widely contributed to backlogs of cases in African courts, statistics have shown. The statistics from the International Centre for Prisons on Kenya, Malawi, Ghana, South Africa and Cote d’Ivoire show that the minor of...
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Chris Lynn back for Australia; two vice-captains named for T20Is too

Chris Lynn back for Australia; two vice-captains named for T20Is too

12:39 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff The big-hitting Chris Lynn has made a return to Australia’s T20I squad for the series against Pakistan in the UAE. Lynn, who’s shoulder problems have been well documented, last turned out for Australia in February...
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