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by | November 01, 2017 | 18:03

Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore hosted the match and it was buzzing with the excitement of the spectators who were experiencing only their fourth global game in the country since 2009. Sri Lanka had won the series 2-0 against Pakistan. However, PCB is hopeful of hosting South Africa and Bangladesh in 2018 and the chairman Najam Sethi is confident about it.

by | November 01, 2017 | 17:56

The improved ranking of India in the World Bank's "Ease of Doing Business" report from rank 130 to rank 100 landed in controversy as Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday lashed out that demonetisation and GST had removed the ease of business.

by | November 01, 2017 | 18:00

Nash, 28, who is stationed in the 1st Precinct, stopped the killing spree by shooting Sayfullo Saipov near Stuyvesant High School at Chamber and West streets on Tuesday, police sources said. Nash shot the terrorist in the gut and took him into custody, the New York Post reported . Police Commissioner James P. O'Neill said the weapons were later determined to be a paintball gun and a pellet gun.

by | November 01, 2017 | 17:21

The White House is continuing to distance itself from the former campaign aide thrust into the center of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. The campaign supervisor who sent the email to Papadopoulos was not identified in court documents, but the Washington Post and Yahoo News identified the supervisor as Clovis, who now serves as senior White House adviser to the U.S.

by | November 01, 2017 | 16:11

Initial reports suggest that most of the injured have suffered burns. The 500-megawatt unit was operating on a trial basis. The explosion took place after ash-pipe exploded due to pressure, the District Magistrate of Raebareli informed, reported ANI .

by | November 01, 2017 | 16:02

Virginia native Denny Hamlin , looking for his sixth Martinsville Speedway victory, just barely made it to the second round, finishing 24th. Hamlin tried to defend himself through a myriad of boos from the crowd - he said he didn't wreck Elliott on goal - but the Hendrick Motorsports driver was still furious.

by | November 01, 2017 | 14:46

The Chinese government has already started building a record-breaking test tunnel in the centre of Yunnan province that will be more than 600km long, reports South China Morning Post , citing local media. The Yunnan project on Brahmaputra river comprises over 60 sections of tunnel all of which are wide enough to fit in two high-speed trains, that will pass through high-altitude mountains, say experts.

by | November 01, 2017 | 14:43

The decision to sack Nouri, who had been in charge just over 13 months, was announced on Monday morning. Werder Bremen opted to show Nouri the door following Sunday's 3-0 defeat at home against Bavarian side Augsburg . After the dismissal of former head coach Viktor Skripnik, Nouri took the helm in September 2016 as an interims coach before he was promoted as Bremen's head coach in October.

by | November 01, 2017 | 14:11

Mr. Mueller, the special counsel, unsealed indictments against Paul Manafort, who served as Trump campaign chairman from March to August, and against his deputy Rick Gates, charging them with a long-running scheme to represent pro-Russian interests in Ukraine, laundering money and avoiding taxes for the operation, then lying to investigators to cover it up.

by | November 01, 2017 | 13:28

Under the agreement, the Fatah-led PA, based in the West Bank, is to resume full control of the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip by December 1. In what was seen as the first key test of the reconciliation agreement, the director of the Palestinian Borders and Crossings Authority, Nazmi Muhanna, took full control of the Rafah crossing on Wednesday.

by | November 01, 2017 | 11:43

Patel is unlikely during Mr. Gandhi's three-day yatra in the State from November 1 to 3, an alliance between his organisation, Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), and the Congress is a near certainty. Though PASS also later said that it will not oppose the rally of Congress Vice president Rahul Gandhi. However, this deadline has now been extended to 7 November.

by | November 01, 2017 | 09:59

He wrote on Twitter, "I m apologising 2 every1 who's sentiments r hurt bcz of d chaos around my memoir #AnOrdinaryLife. I hereby regret and decide to withdraw my book", Siddiqui wrote on his Facebook and Twitter late on Monday. "With Nawaz, it's hard to tell who he's with because he would rarely give me a straight answer", Singh said in a statement to the press. In a public statement last week, Niharika Singh accused Nawazuddin Siddiqui of lying in his book and stated that he had not taken ...

by | November 01, 2017 | 09:53

Board chairman and Uluru traditional owner Sammy Wilson said in a statement that it was time to close the climb. We welcome tourists here. Closing the climb is not something to feel upset about but a cause for celebration. "It clearly says we put country and culture first when managing this place for all Australians and our visitors from around the world". "This is a significant moment for all Australians and marks a new chapter in our history".

by | November 01, 2017 | 09:46

While the exit of Revanth's close-friend and follower Vem Narender Reddy was as expected, however, not anyone predicted that Seethakka would follow Revanth and join Congress in the presence of Rahul Gandhi along with Revanth. With his departure, the TDP in Telangana is now left with just two MLAs, as 12 of its 15 legislators had defected to the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) previous year.

by | November 01, 2017 | 08:25

Please do not worry. The Indian Consulate in Milan sent the details of the attacks on Indian students through Twitter on Monday and guaranteed that the matter has been taken up with law and order authorities. The Indian students said that they were abused by the attackers for their skin colour and were asked to return to India. The Indian Consulate in the Italian city issued an advisory, asking Indian students not to panic and to contact the mission in case of such incidents.

by | November 01, 2017 | 08:19

Eight people have been confirmed killed and several injured in a vehicle attack in NY which has been described as an "act of terror" by the city's mayor. NY and other cities around the globe have been on high alert against attacks by extremists in vehicles. Police said the "imitation firearms" were a pellet gun and a paintball gun.

by | November 01, 2017 | 07:05

The national caucus is held before the National Executive Committee, which holds Tuesday at the national secretariat of the APC. Mr. Quattara gave the commendation when he addressed State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with Buhari at the Presidential Villa.

by | November 01, 2017 | 06:36

Ukrainian interior ministry adviser Anton Gerashchenko said Mrs Okuyeva, 34, died in the shooting and Mr Osmayev was injured "but will live". It comes after a vehicle bombing in Kiev last Thursday, which saw two people kille and three injured, including Ihor Mosiychuk, a member of the populist opposition Radical Party.

by | November 01, 2017 | 05:55

The agency, which filed charges against 490 people, said a hard disc that Congress' Digvijaya Singh had alleged was tampered to erase references to the chief minister , had not been tinkered with. It was also alleged that the racketeers thereafter were getting the roll numbers of these Solvers-Beneficiary candidates manipulated through Vyapam officials, such that a Beneficiary candidate was seated right behind his Solver candidate thus enabling the Beneficiary to cheat and copy the ...

by | November 01, 2017 | 05:49

Officials there referred questions to the White House, which declined to comment beyond a statement issued earlier in the day. Throughout his rise to the presidency, Mr Trump has invoked the threat of terrorist attacks as a rationale for tightening immigration policies, including halting refugee admissions and banning immigrants from certain Muslim-majority countries.

by | November 01, 2017 | 03:30

Tonight the White House will be turning into a true House of Horrors, as throngs of kids descend upon the pearly gates of hell to do some trick or treating. There will also be bats, orange pumpkins with profiles of past presidents, fog in the air, and the trees and south facade will be lit with different colors throughout the night.

by | November 01, 2017 | 03:25

After months of speculation, Perth was announced on Tuesday as the venue for UFC 221 on February 11. "The fans and energy are fantastic but most importantly we seem to have some of the greatest fights there", says White. Since joining the UFC, Whittaker is 5-0 in Australia. The timing might be too much of a quick turn for the victor of Bisping vs. St-Pierre, but Whittaker is holding on to hope.

by | November 01, 2017 | 02:47

During this one-day event, federal and local law enforcement will once again partner to increase awareness of prescription drug abuse and provide an opportunity to reduce the availability of prescription pain medications in local homes. The DEA collections 3,900 pounds of drugs at its last collection effort in April. And Americans should be advised that disposing of drugs the old way, flushing them down the toilet or throwing them in the trash, pose safety and health hazards.

by | November 01, 2017 | 02:40

Home prices hit new records in August nationally and in several major cities, driven by low interest rates and a tight inventories, according to leading indices released this week. Measures of affordability are beginning to slide, indicating that the pool of buyers is shrinking. Seattle reported a 13.2 percent year-over-year price increase, followed by Las Vegas with an 8.6 percent increase.

by | November 01, 2017 | 02:32

Democrats have already targeted Clovis' nomination to what is often referred to as the department's chief scientist because he has previously stated doubts about climate change. He served as one of Trump's first campaign policy advisers. Meghan Cline, spokeswoman for the Senate Agriculture Committee, said Tuesday that Clovis's hearing date has not yet been scheduled.