I would have picked Maxwell for the UAE tour – Mark Waugh

I would have picked Maxwell for the UAE tour – Mark Waugh

4:47 AM ET As a strong player of spin and a batsman capable of changing a game’s momentum, Glenn Maxwell should have been chosen for Australia’s UAE tour in the absence of the banned Steven Smith and David Warner, according...
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100% audit possible if all financial transactions happen on IT platform: CAG

100% audit possible if all financial transactions happen on IT platform: CAG

CAG Rajiv Mehrishi on Wednesday said the official auditor will be able to conduct 100 per cent audit of expenditures incurred and revenues earned by the government provided all the transactions are conducted on IT platform. Emphasising on the need...
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Majorca flash flood kills at least five on Spanish island

Majorca flash flood kills at least five on Spanish island

Image copyright EPAImage caption Police set up roadblocks in Sant Llorenç des Cardassar At least five people have died and several are missing in flash flooding on the Spanish island of Majorca. A huge wave of muddy water engulfed the...
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Viktoria Marinova: Arrest over Bulgarian journalist murder

Viktoria Marinova: Arrest over Bulgarian journalist murder

Image copyright EPA / TVN RUSEImage caption Ms Marinova is the third high-profile journalist to be killed in the EU this year A man has been arrested in Germany in connection with the rape and murder of Bulgarian journalist Viktoria...
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Patisserie Valerie warns of potential fraud

Patisserie Valerie warns of potential fraud

Image copyright Getty Images Shares in Patisserie Valerie have been suspended after the cafe chain discovered “significant, potentially fraudulent, accounting irregularities”. The company said these could cause a “potential material” mi...
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World Mental Health Day: PM appoints suicide prevention minister

World Mental Health Day: PM appoints suicide prevention minister

Image copyright Getty Images A minister for suicide prevention has been appointed in England by the prime minister as the government hosts the first ever global mental health summit. Theresa May said the appointment of Health Minister Jackie Doyle-Price to...
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Africa:Good Mental Healthcare Should Be Part of Peacebuilding

Africa:Good Mental Healthcare Should Be Part of Peacebuilding

Photo: HRW screenshot Hundreds of people with real or perceived mental health conditions remain chained or confined in prayer camps in Ghana, despite some progress, one year after the government pledged to enforce a ban on shackling, Human Rights Watch...
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U.S., Mexico discover cross-border tunnel that’s powered by the sun

U.S., Mexico discover cross-border tunnel that’s powered by the sun

U.S. and Mexican authorities have discovered an incomplete, solar-powered tunnel connecting the two countries in a rugged, remote area east of San Diego.The U.S. Border Patrol said Tuesday that the clandestine passage measured 627 feet (191 metres), including ...
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Africa:Mental Illness Will Cost the World U.S.$16 Trillion By 2030

Africa:Mental Illness Will Cost the World U.S.$16 Trillion By 2030

Photo: @TheLancet/Twitter Ahead of World Mental Health Day, The Lancet medical journal has published a new commission on global mental health. By Roxy De Villiers The Life Esidimeni tragedy makes headlines again in a new global report. Mental illness is...
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EU agrees 35 percent cut to car emissions by 2030 in wake of UN climate report

EU agrees 35 percent cut to car emissions by 2030 in wake of UN climate report

EU agrees 35 percent cut to car emissions in wake of UN climate report Read more Thousands take to streets of France to protest Macron’s social reforms Read more US Ambassador to UN Nikki Haley resigns Read more Khashoggi disappearance...
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