• Vernon Philander over bug as South Africa look to bounce back
Vernon Philander over bug as South Africa look to bounce back

Ben Stokes made a valuable century in the middle order at The Oval and Bayliss, with an Ashes tour on the horizon, said: "I'm still of the view we don't need more than seven batters". Flintoff played 79 tests for England, averaging 31.77 with the bat and took 226 wickets. Hussain said: "He's a lad that is constantly trying to improve is game".

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  • Korea contradictions emerge as Tillerson heads to Asia
Korea contradictions emerge as Tillerson heads to Asia

Earlier, Beijing's Xinhua state news agency described Trump's linking of the North Korean issue and the US trade deficit with China as "baseless". Mr. "If thousands die, they're going to die over there, they're not going to die here and (President Donald Trump) told me that to my face". The Secretary of State said the administration had been at...

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  • Government to probe charges against Radheshyam Mopalwar
Government to probe charges against Radheshyam Mopalwar

The issue was raised in both houses of the state legislature and is connected to the alleged disproportionate assets of the IAS officer, who is now heading the CM's pet project, the Mumbai-Nagpur super expressway. He said had Mehta had his way, this could have led to a windfall of almost Rs 700 crore for the builder concerned. Fadnavis recently o...

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  • Income Tax raids continue at Congress minister DK Shivakumar's Delhi residence
Income Tax raids continue at Congress minister DK Shivakumar's Delhi residence

Puram. "It is true, a search has been conducted on a minister of the Karnataka government and his associates..." The Congress raised the issue in parliament, forcing multiple adjournments in the upper house, and the BJP of carrying out "an unprecedented witch-hunt".

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  • United States to apply sanctions on Russian Federation after consultations with Europe - Juncker
United States to apply sanctions on Russian Federation after consultations with Europe - Juncker

He recalled his own statements made during the G-7 meeting in Italy and the G-20 meeting in Germany that the European Union would be ready to respond within a short period of time in case the USA imposes new unilateral sanctions against Russian Federation.

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  • Supreme Court refuses to stay NOTA for Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections
Supreme Court refuses to stay NOTA for Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections

The Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls will now be held with the NOTA option. Yesterday it was the BJP party, who echoed Congress view and urged the Election Commission (EC) to remove NOTA provision from the August 8 election to three Rajya Sabha seats from Gujarat, the poll panel had said that the option was in force since January 2014.

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  • Trump signs bill on new sanctions against Russia
Trump signs bill on new sanctions against Russia

While several police departments issued statements distancing themselves from Trump's remarks, the White House press secretary says Trump was just making a amusing. It also prevents the president from unilaterally lifting existing sanctions on the country. The veto language indicates that Congress can take steps to dial back eased sanctions i...

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  • Japan's Abe reshuffles cabinet, LDP lineup amid waning public support
Japan's Abe reshuffles cabinet, LDP lineup amid waning public support

Taro Kono, former minister in charge of administrative reform, took over the Foreign Minister's portfolio from Fumio Kishida, reports Xinhua news agency. To that end, he has retained Masahiko Komura as vice president and Toshihiro Nikai as secretary general. Abe also chose several popular lawmakers known to differ from him on key issues such as n...

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  • IT now raids house of Karnataka Minister's father-in-law
IT now raids house of Karnataka Minister's father-in-law

Before his arrival, a team from Chennai had already begun the raids and Shivakumar's wife was questioned. They said only the minister's room in the resort was "searched" and not of the MLAs from Gujarat . When the I-T officials reached the resort, they found that he was trying to tear up some documents. "The events involving certain MLAs o...

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  • Witch hunt for one seat in Guj, tweets Patel
Witch hunt for one seat in Guj, tweets Patel

In the IT raids across 60 locations connected to Shivakumar, Rs 10 crore in cash was recovered, with Rs 7.5 crore being recovered from Shivakumar's Delhi residence in Safdarjung Enclave and another Rs 2.5 crore recovered from Bengaluru .

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  • U.S. says it hopes to prevent new war in Syria
U.S. says it hopes to prevent new war in Syria

In a notice posted to the federal register , the State Department said beginning September 1 us passports will be invalid for travel to or within North Korea, with rare exceptions possibly granted to journalists and aid workers. "We do not seek an accelerated reunification of the peninsula". SEOUL - South Korean shares retreated more than 2 ...

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  • IT raids on Karnataka minister, resort where Gujarat Cong MLAs are residing
IT raids on Karnataka minister, resort where Gujarat Cong MLAs are residing

Shivakumar was responsible for hosting 44 Gujarat MLA's at Eagleton Hotel in Bengaluru for the Rajya Sabha polls scheduled to be held on August 8. The Congress was quick to accuse the BJP of steering an unprecedented witch-hunt all for a lone Rajya Sabha seat from Gujarat claiming that Shivakumar was being targeted intentionally for his piv...

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  • PM's Rs 2350 cr aid for flood-hit NE
PM's Rs 2350 cr aid for flood-hit NE

The statement said that Rs 400 crore will be provided for improving the water holding capacity of the Brahmaputra river, which will assist in flood control. There were heavy floods and landslides at many places. "After meeting with affected people he will fly to Silchar to pay respects to former party leader Santosh Mohan Dev, who passed away on We...

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  • Intense Downpours Possible, Flash Flood Watch Issued
Intense Downpours Possible, Flash Flood Watch Issued

The NWS said: "A very moist and unstable air mass in place over Southern California will interact with several disturbances moving over the region from the southeast, to produce occasional showers and thunderstorms through this evening". The stormy weather also generated several hundred cloud-to-cloud and cloud-to-ground lightning strikes, along wi...

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  • Security Delays At Aussie Airports To Ensure Safety Following Terror Scare: Minister
Security Delays At Aussie Airports To Ensure Safety Following Terror Scare: Minister

Domestic travellers have been told to arrive at least two hours prior to their flights, in order to allow enough time to pass through airport security screenings, with worldwide travellers instructed to turn up three hours prior. Huge queues are seen at Sydney Airport this week as passengers were subjected to increased security measures. Ai...

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  • Mbappe Has Told Monaco He Wants To Leave
Mbappe Has Told Monaco He Wants To Leave

After seeing the likes of Benjamin Mendy and Bernardo Silva leave the club, L'Equipe report that the striker has also made a decision to leave Stade Louis II - with Real and Barcelona set to fight to secure his services. But Mbappe is reportedly keen to leave the Principality club before the end of this summer's transfer window. But Zinedi...

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  • Duterte signs law extending validity of passports, driver's license
Duterte signs law extending validity of passports, driver's license

Duterte on August 2. No. 10930 effectively amends Section 23 of Republic Act No. 4136, otherwise known as the "Land Transportation (LTO) and Traffic Code". "The conduct of theoretical and practical examinations, among others, must sufficiently measure the competency of drivers and must be created to the type of license applied for and its corres...

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  • Harvard lists Scaramucci as dead in directory
Harvard lists Scaramucci as dead in directory

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci told HuffPost that he felt burned by New Yorker reporter Ryan Lizza , who published a bombshell interview with him, due to their families' relationship. He decided it was easiest to fly back to D.C. and then head to NY from there. As of Tuesday afternoon, he still hadn't met ...

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  • Japan hopes new North Korea sanctions proposal ready in days
Japan hopes new North Korea sanctions proposal ready in days

Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, said the US isn't seeking an emergency Security Council session today [Macau time]. An unstable and unpredictable regime has developed its nuclear missile technology faster than anticipated, and President Trump has limited options , CBS News correspondent Julianna Goldman noted.

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  • Cambodia jails Australian nurse over surrogacy clinic
Cambodia jails Australian nurse over surrogacy clinic

Davis-Charles did not react to the verdict inside the courtroom but instead sat in a holding room outside with her head in her hands. The judge noted that Davis Charles provided the services to 23 couples from the Australia and the US. The surrogacy business boomed in Cambodia after it was put under tight restrictions in neighboring Thailand....

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