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Jadeja dropped, Axar back for last two ODIs Jadeja dropped, Axar back for last two ODIs
- September 25, 2017

India beat Australia by five wickets in the third ODI in Indore to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series. It is India's sixth consecutive bilateral ODI series win. They've shared 13 wickets amongst them in the three ODIs and choked the Australian batting in the middle overs. Ajinkya Rahane will be the opener for the final two ODIs as the hosts are looking to conquer Australia in the final two ODIs as well making a clean sweep. (more...)
Trump criticises Iran over its recent ballistic missile test Trump criticises Iran over its recent ballistic missile test
- September 25, 2017

The missile was unveiled at a military parade on Friday in Tehran , marking the 36th anniversary of the Saddam's invasion of Iran which imposed an eight-year long war on the Islamic Republic. Iranian officials say the missile can carry several warheads. We will not seek anyone's permission to defend our land. This news with the test arrives merely hrs following Iran's parading this rocket which in a military services celebration within Tehran . (more...)
China imposes limits on oil supply to North Korea China imposes limits on oil supply to North Korea
- September 25, 2017

China's Earthquake Administration said the quake was not a nuclear explosion and had the characteristics of a natural tremor. All of North Korea's six nuclear tests registered as earthquakes of magnitude 4.3 or above. "The depth is poorly constrained and has been held to five kilometres by the seismologist", USGS said in a statement. The Ministry of Commerce said it will implement UN Security Council Resolution 2375 by halting the export of liquefied natural gas and gas condensate to ... (more...)
Sen. Graham: Republican health care bill will 'save a lot of money' Sen. Graham: Republican health care bill will 'save a lot of money'
- September 25, 2017

Rand Paul of Kentucky and John McCain of Arizona have already publicly come out against the latest GOP health care bill. Mike Lee supports the measure. It would eliminate Obama's expansion of Medicaid and the subsidies it provides millions of people to reduce their premiums and out of pocket costs, substituting block grants to states. (more...)
NHS's Allen Xue Is National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist NHS's Allen Xue Is National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist
- September 25, 2017

Commended Students placed among the top 50,000 scorers of more than 1.6 million students who entered the 2018 competition by taking the 2016 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT). "I want to go into the healthcare sector", Sorota said. He volunteers at a local nursing home and elementary school, and he also job shadows a physician, "which he hopes to become in the future". (more...)
Fener fan smashes TV, player offers him new one Fener fan smashes TV, player offers him new one
- September 25, 2017

For one Fenerbahce fan, that destructive fantasy became a violent reality during this weekend's Istanbul derby against Besiktas. The first red card came as early as the 43rd minute when Ricardo Quaresma, two minutes after being booked for kicking out at Mathieu Valbuena, was shown a second (fairly harsh) yellow for a mistimed challenge on Mehmet Ekici. (more...)
US Defence Secretary to visit India, meet Modi, Sitharaman US Defence Secretary to visit India, meet Modi, Sitharaman
- September 24, 2017

Mattis's predecessor Ashton Carter pushed hard for stronger defence ties and the Trump administration has not signalled any intention of changing course on this. Mattis's visit is also coinciding with the Indo-Afghan trade and investment show, which is being facilitated by the MEA and USAID. And to take the relationship to the next level, including more exercise and sale of high-tech defence equipment, the Pentagon instead of the foundational agreements is now looking for some India ... (more...)
TOP 25: TCU runs over over No. 6 Oklahoma State TOP 25: TCU runs over over No. 6 Oklahoma State
- September 25, 2017

One of those will feature the No. 16 #Tcu Horned Frogs visiting the No. 6 #Oklahoma State Cowboys . After recording a team-leading 73 receptions past year for 812 yards (second to Washington's 1,380) and seven touchdowns (second to Washington's 10), McCleskey had just five catches for 17 yards in Oklahoma State's first two games. (more...)
Israel slams Iran missile test as 'provocation' Israel slams Iran missile test as 'provocation'
- September 25, 2017

But Mr Trump said Washington could not abide by a deal "if it provides cover for the eventual construction of a nuclear problem". US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Iran was cooperating with Pyongyang following the latest Tehran's ballistic missile test. (more...)
Russian Federation tells North Korea, US 'hot heads' to calm down Russian Federation tells North Korea, US 'hot heads' to calm down
- September 24, 2017

The United Nations Security Council, including permanent member Beijing , approved tough sanctions against Pyongyang last week in response to its sixth and most powerful nuclear test. The US Geological Survey said it could not conclusively confirm whether the quake, which it measured at magnitude 3.5, was man-made or natural. Head of nuclear test monitoring agency CTBTO is analysing the "unusual seismic activity". (more...)
State requests businesses report damage; SBA offers disaster loans State requests businesses report damage; SBA offers disaster loans
- September 25, 2017

The program gives businesses emergency bridge loans for the time between when damage occurs and when a business receives other support, such as payment of insurance claims or longer-term U.S. Interest rates are as low as 3.305 percent for businesses, 2.5 percent for private nonprofit organizations, and 1.75 percent for homeowners and renters, with terms up to 30 years. (more...)
North Korea faces new barrage of sanctions North Korea faces new barrage of sanctions
- September 25, 2017

Here was proof that President Xi Jinping was finally acting to rein in his ally. Trump said China's central bank had ordered national banks to curb their dealings with North Korea , describing the move as "very bold" and "unexpected". (more...)
Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities without asking for permission - President Rouhani Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities without asking for permission - President Rouhani
- September 25, 2017

Trump has repeatedly vowed to pull USA backing from the deal; he has also called for including Iran's missile program. State broadcaster IRIB carried footage of the missile test without giving its time and location, including video from an on-board camera which it said showed the detachment of the cone that carries multiple warheads. (more...)
Mnuchin says firms must choose between business with U.S. or N. Korea Mnuchin says firms must choose between business with U.S. or N. Korea
- September 24, 2017

The new sanctions came just hours after reports emerged that the Bank of China will stop doing business with North Korea , the most serious sign to date that Beijing is unwilling to accept North Korea's recent increase in missile launches and bomb tests . (more...)
Jeremy Corbyn under pressure over single market stance Jeremy Corbyn under pressure over single market stance
- September 24, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn has come under pressure to soften his policy on Brexit, with dozens of senior party figures and a majority of its membership calling for a Labour government to keep the United Kingdom in the EU single market and customs union. (more...)
Iran tests new ballistic missile defying United States threats Iran tests new ballistic missile defying United States threats
- September 24, 2017

The ballistic missile, which is Iran's third type of missile with a range of 2,000 kilometers along with the Qadr-F and Sejjil ballistic missiles, is capable of carrying multiple warheads. The country had previously been known to have a missile of similar range, the Shahab-3 , which was based on a North Korean missile. Washington has on several occasions slapped new sanctions against Iran over its missile programme. (more...)
McCain 'never had any intention' of backing latest health care bill McCain 'never had any intention' of backing latest health care bill
- September 24, 2017

Senator Lindsey Graham, who is leading the charge on the latest version of Obamacare repeal, told ABC he believed he will have the votes to pass the legislation. In addition to Cruz and Lee, several other GOP senators - including Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska - are undecided about the legislation. (more...)
'Golmaal Again': Revived And Energetic Version Of The Title Track OUT! 'Golmaal Again': Revived And Energetic Version Of The Title Track OUT!
- September 24, 2017

The star-studded team released the film's trailer which has left fans rolling on the floor with laughter and breaking in cold sweat with equal measure. "So we worked hard to crack this story and when it finally happened, we made the film". This is a teaser of what we can expect out of the film - it is going to be grander, bigger and more hilarious than its predecessors. (more...)
3 takeaways from their win over Old Dominion 3 takeaways from their win over Old Dominion
- September 25, 2017

Tech finished off its second shutout this season, giving it more than one for the first time since the 2006 season, when it had four shutouts. ODU (2-2) was held scoreless for the first time since a 49-0 loss to Appalachian State in 2005. (more...)
Iran successfully launches ballistic missile defying U.S. warnings Iran successfully launches ballistic missile defying U.S. warnings
- September 24, 2017

The missile was launched from an unknown location. Iran's ballistic missile program has triggered the discontent and concerns of other states, in particular, the United States due to its possible links to the Iranian nuclear program. If he does not, Congress has 60 days to decide whether to reimpose sanctions waived under the deal. "They are also working with North Korea (sic)", he tweeted. (more...)