Another mankading incident averted as Krunal Pandya lets Mayank Agarwal off

A second incident in the first week of the IPL involving a bowler running out a batsman before delivering the ball was averted after Mumbai Indians’ Krunal Pandya decided not to break the stumps with Kings XI Punjab’s Mayank Agarwal, the non-striker, out of the crease before the ball the released. The incident took place […]

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Brexit: Corbyn accuses government of ‘bullying’ MPs

The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, has accused the government of running down the clock and “bullying and threatening” MPs as it tried to force through Theresa May’s Brexit deal. Speaking in Newport, south Wales, ahead of a byelection on Thursday, Corbyn also refused to say what his party’s parliamentary tactics would be during a second […]

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Facebook to restrict live videos

Facebook said it is tightening live video streaming rules in response to the service being used to broadcast deadly attacks on mosques in New Zealand. The Christchurch attacks carried out by a self-avowed white supremacist who opened fire on worshippers at two mosques claimed 50 lives. Many people have “rightly questioned how online platforms such […]

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Man’s body found at Champion Lakes in search for snakebite victim

Posted March 20, 2019 09:06:18 Photo: Nathan Scattini had called for an ambulance, saying he had been bitten by a snake. (Supplied: WA Police Police have found a body believed to be that of a man who was missing in Perth’s south east with a suspected snake bite. Nathan Scattini, 41, was bushwalking in the […]

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Victim turns detective: Woman secretly records abuser

A victim of sexual abuse turned detective when she secretly recorded the perpetrator 30 years later and took it to police. Police say the audio was instrumental in helping them put Arthur (Art) Alan Green, 73, behind bars. Green was sentenced to two and half years in jail after he was convicted on two charges […]

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Ex-US Lawmaker Says Joe Biden Inappropriately Kissed Her

Denise Truscello via Getty ImagesFormer Nevada Assemblywoman Lucy Flores says an unwanted kiss from Joe Biden made her feel her feel “uneasy, gross, and confused.” Former Nevada Assemblywoman Lucy Flores published an op-ed in New York Magazine’s The Cut on Friday alleging that Joe Biden inappropriately kissed and touched her after he offered to help […]

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Thai King strips ex-premier Thaksin of royal decorations

BANGKOK: The Thai king has revoked the royal decorations of billionaire ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra, citing his conviction and “extremely inappropriate” flight from the country, according to an announcement published Saturday. The statement in the Royal Gazette from King Maha Vajiralongkorn comes almost a week after the country held its first election since a military coup […]

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Thai King strips ex-premier Thaksin of royal decorations

BANGKOK: The Thai king has revoked the royal decorations of billionaire ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra, citing his conviction and “extremely inappropriate” flight from the country, according to an announcement published Saturday. The statement in the Royal Gazette from King Maha Vajiralongkorn comes almost a week after the country held its first election since a military coup […]

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Just in: Kalank title track is the love anthem weâve all been waiting for

The wait is finally over as the makers of Kalank have released the film’s title track after much anticipation. And it’s truly beautiful. The third song is a title song, the first two being Ghar more pardesiya and First class. The title track gives us a glimpse of Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt’s crackling chemistry. […]

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Alleged Christchurch mosque shooter makes formal complaint from prison

The man accused of the Christchurch mosque attacks has lodged a formal complaint in prison, saying he has been deprived of his basic rights. A Corrections source said the prisoner complained he was being denied access to visitors and phone calls from his cell at the Auckland Prison at Paremoremo. Under the Corrections Act, everyone in […]

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Remarkably unremarkable life with the Clarkes

But, the Clarkes make it all seem remarkably unremarkable, thanks to a healthy dose of humour and a refreshingly down-to-earth attitude, take for example the family’s go-to dinners of “spag bol” and “frozen dumplings from a Chinese store”. Crows’ women’s senior coach — and men’s assistant coach — Matthew Clarke is back in Adelaide hoping […]

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Eduard Folayang thinks Shinya Aoki hardly improved ahead of ONE title rematch

ONE Championship TOKYO, Japan—Shinya Aoki has been on a tear heading into his title rematch against Eduard Folayang in the main event of ONE: A New Era on Sunday at Ryogoku Kokugikan here. Aoki is riding on a three-fight streak with all of his wins by stoppage in the first round. Aoki’s resurgence following two […]

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3 Earth Hour events on March 30

Greenfield Development Corp. teams up with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines for an Earth Hour campaign, #AyokoNgPlastik. At 6 p.m. on March 30, two events will be held simultaneously at Greenfield District, Mandaluyong City, and Greenfield City, Sta. Rosa, Laguna. The events will feature an exhibit by Harryn Torres, Arman Guitering, Lloyd Lusica, […]

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Scott Kuggeleijn slots in for injured Lungi Ngidi at Super Kings

Scott Kuggeleijn, the New Zealand bowling allrounder, will replace Lungi Ngidi in Chennai Super Kings’ squad for IPL 2019. Kuggeleijn will strengthen the Super Kings overseas contingent, which was hit first by Ngidi’s withdrawal through injury, and then by David Willey opting out because of personal reasons. In the IPL, replacements can only be sought […]

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Literal Swamp Creatures Showed Up to a Hearing for Trump’s Latest Cabinet Pick

Trump’s Interior Secretary nominee David Bernhardt had some, uh, surprise guests during his confirmation hearing on Thursday: a couple of honest-to-god Swamp Creatures. That doesn’t mean Shape of Water star Doug Jones is taking an interest in beltway politics or whatever. The pair of mutant sea beings were actually Greenpeace activists, there to protest Trump’s […]

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Trump Fed pick was held in contempt for failing to pay ex-wife over $300,000

Stephen Moore, the economics commentator chosen by Donald Trump for a seat on the Federal Reserve board, was found in contempt of court after failing to pay his ex-wife hundreds of thousands of dollars in alimony, child support and other debts. Court records in Virginia obtained by the Guardian show Moore, 59, was reprimanded by […]

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May mulls fourth try on Brexit deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday mulled a possible fourth attempt to get her Brexit agreement through parliament, faced with the growing risk of a chaotic no-deal exit in less than two weeks’ time. MPs on Friday resoundingly rejected May’s deal, although by a substantially lower margin than on two previous occasions in January […]

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‘Risk to kids’: Expert warns against essential oils at school

A leading New Zealand neurologist has warned that essential oil diffusers “have no place in classrooms” saying they can cause seizures in children with epilepsy. Professor Gareth Parry, who is an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to neurology, said eucalyptus oil and rosemary oil were just two of 11 essential […]

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10 Telugu Films You Need To Watch Right Now

Film stills If you want to watch Telugu films and don’t know which ones to pick, below is a list to get you started. The blockbuster Baahubali movies and the highly-debated Arjun Reddy have been deliberately left out to steer you towards other popular titles and some light-hearted films. Here’s your starter pack: 1. Goodachari (2018) […]

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Flash floods kill at least 35 in Afghanistan: Officials

KABUL: Flash floods caused by heavy rains have killed at least 35 people in Afghanistan, washing away houses and cutting off access to remote villages across parts of the country, officials said Saturday. Heavy flooding that started early Friday killed at least 12 people in the northern province of Faryab and 10 people in the […]

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Just some photos of Kareena Kapoor Khan flaunting those stunning looks yet again

She is one of the most loved stars in the country. Kareena Kapoor Khan continues to be a favourite even after two decades. Any given day you log in on Instagram, you will find her ruling your Instagram feed. Zillions of her fan pages constantly keep you updated about everything that she’s upto.  Busy with […]

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New Zealand boxer Geovana Peres turns self-belief into world title

BEX CHARTERIS Geovana Peres, left, and Lani Daniels slug it out during their WBO world light-heavyweight title fight in Auckland. New Zealand fighter Geovana Peres had to correct herself as she savoured the reality of being a world boxing champion. Peres beat fellow Kiwi Lani Daniels by a unanimous points decision in a thrilling fight […]

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