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New Zealand Cricket set to cut jobs amid coronavirus pandemic

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) looks set to cut it's workforce by 10-15 percent as it forecasts significant cuts to revenue ...


No place for Hales or Plunkett as England name 55-man training group

Among those recalled was David Willey, who lost his place in the one-day squad to Jofra Archer shortly before England ...


DOWN HEROES' ALLEY | Peter Kirsten was ahead of his time

Peter Kirsten's international career statistics cruelly say so, so little about his majesty. He was a pioneer of innovative stroke-play ...


COVID-19: BWF World Junior Championships rescheduled to January 2021

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], May 29 (ANI): The Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Friday rescheduled the BWF World Junior Championships 2020 ...


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Man who knelt on neck of handcuffed African American man charged

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - A white police officer in the U.S. city of Minneapolis seen kneeling on the neck of a ...

Africa, then Asia to be invaded by locusts, says United Nations

NAIROBI, Kenya, May 29 (Xinhua) -- The Horn of Africa region will experience another swarm of locust invasion in June ...

Russia's most prominent conman left wave of death and deception

This is the story of how the mastermind behind MMM, Russia's biggest financial pyramid scheme, managed to get elected to ...

Chinese government rejects White House report on China's intentions

BEIJING, China May 29 (Xinhua) - A spokesperson for China's Ministry of National Defense on Friday criticized a report recently ...

U.S. sanctioning two Iranian nuclear scientists futile, says Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) dismissed as "a futile attempt" the U.S.' new decision to ...

News Corp shuts down 112 historic Australian newspapers

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The largest publisher of newspapers in Australia, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has closed 112 suburban and ...

Business

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Quarterly GDP in Macau drops by nearly half, services exports drop 60%

MACAU, May 30 (Xinhua) - The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Macau dropped by 48.7 percent year-on-year in real terms ...

China's top Internet firms record near 5% rise in business

BEIJING, May 30 (Xinhua) -- China's Internet and related services sectors have maintained expansion in the first four months, displaying ...

Trump unsettles U.S., global markets,

NEW YORK, New York - More rhetoric from U.S. President Donald Trump unsettled Wall Street on Friday, and undermined confidence ...

Chinese platform dedicated to content influencer campaigns launches

HANGZHOU, May 29 (Xinhua) -- AliExpress, a global online retail marketplace and part of Alibaba Group, announced on Thursday that ...

Stocks slide in Asia, greenback slumps

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded on Friday, and the U.S. dollar dived, as the relationship between the ...

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On this day: Nasser Hussain phrased 'you cannot do that Ben Stokes'

New Delhi [India], May 30 (ANI): It was on May 30 last year when Ben Stokes took one of the ...


New Zealand Cricket set to cut jobs amid coronavirus pandemic

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) looks set to cut it's workforce by 10-15 percent as it forecasts significant cuts to revenue ...


No place for Hales or Plunkett as England name 55-man training group

Among those recalled was David Willey, who lost his place in the one-day squad to Jofra Archer shortly before England ...


DOWN HEROES' ALLEY | Peter Kirsten was ahead of his time

Peter Kirsten's international career statistics cruelly say so, so little about his majesty. He was a pioneer of innovative stroke-play ...


COVID-19: BWF World Junior Championships rescheduled to January 2021

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], May 29 (ANI): The Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Friday rescheduled the BWF World Junior Championships 2020 ...


T20 World Cup under threat as Australia says schedule is 'high risk'

The T20 World Cup may not go ahead as the leader of the game in host nation Australia revealed the ...


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