Tears, tweets and resignations as Australian cricket's crisis rumbles on

Previously we butted heads but that's not the way to play going forward. Williamson was reluctant to comment on the Australian team culture as his knowledge was limited but he is sure they can continue to be world-beaters. It is something I will re... More..

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Chandrababu Naidu vows to build world-class capital with overseas funds
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Chandrababu Naidu vows to build world-class capital with overseas funds

Addressing the media here on Tuesday, he said that if TDP MPs resigns on the day when Parliament is going to be prorogued, the entire country will know about injustice done to the State by the Centre. This is...More..

David Warner apologises for his role in ball-tampering scandal
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

David Warner apologises for his role in ball-tampering scandal

Smith and Warner were banned for 12 months with both not allowed to captain Australia in any format. Cricket Australia said the players would be "permitted to play [Australian] club cricket and wil...More..

Delhi sealing drive: Here's why traders kept their shutters closed
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Delhi sealing drive: Here's why traders kept their shutters closed

He said that the sealing drive has affected the lives of 40 lakh people. The "trade bandh" and rally has been called by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) in association with the All Delhi Traders, V...More..

English man catches SUPER GONORRHOEA in world first case
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

English man catches SUPER GONORRHOEA in world first case

According to Public Health England , the man has developed a case of Neisseria gonorrhoeae, which isn't responding to any treatment. Dubbed "super-gonorrhoea" by the press in England , the sexually transmi...More..

Humans have a new 'organ' interstitium: Body's 'shock absorber' discovered by researchers
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Humans have a new 'organ' interstitium: Body's 'shock absorber' discovered by researchers

In the case of the interstitium , without any fluid its components collapse like a demolished building, leaving the whole structure squashed and unrecognisable. The widely accepted theory was proposed in 1889 ...More..

Freezing temperatures and SNOW set to return for Easter weekend
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Freezing temperatures and SNOW set to return for Easter weekend

This weekend our skies will clear and temperatures will remain in the low 60's. "Overnight frosts are still possible in more settled spells, but these should tend to become more restricted to the north". ...More..

Yemen: Saudi Arabia and UAE donate 930 mn dlr to UN
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Yemen: Saudi Arabia and UAE donate 930 mn dlr to UN

Displaying wreckage at a news conference in Riyadh of what it said were fragments of those ballistic missiles, the coalition claimed forensic analysis showed they were supplied to Houthi rebels by their...More..

Drivers reminded to yield to school buses after complaints made
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Drivers reminded to yield to school buses after complaints made

Beauchene's truck impacted the left front of the bus, the Sheriff's Office reported, noting both vehicles sustained heavy damage. The bus company and the school district apologized to Elisia for what happened...More..

1st case of super-resistant gonorrhea reported
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

1st case of super-resistant gonorrhea reported

It was highly resistant to the antibiotic azithromycin, but was still treatable with the second drug, ceftriaxone. He has become the first person in the world to catch so-called "super gonorrhoea", which has ...More..

Superbug fear after surge in antibiotic use
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Superbug fear after surge in antibiotic use

Closeup of purple staph bacteria in computer generated image. In 2015, Turkey, Tunisia, Algeria and Romania were among the six countries with the highest rates of antibiotic use, while in 2000, the top five wer...More..

Rubber Ducks May Not Be Squeaky Clean After All, Scientists Say
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Rubber Ducks May Not Be Squeaky Clean After All, Scientists Say

Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, ETH Zurich and the University of IL, counted microbes [bacteria causing disease] inside 19 bath toys by cutting them open to rev...More..

U. Win Myint becomes a new president of Myanmar
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

U. Win Myint becomes a new president of Myanmar

U Win Myint became president-elect after securing 403 votes from the 636 lawmakers of the Upper House and Lower House. The job of state counsellor was created especially for Ms Suu Kyi because she is constitu...More..

CBSE orders re-exam of Class X Maths, Class XII Economics paper
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

CBSE orders re-exam of Class X Maths, Class XII Economics paper

Earlier on Monday, CBSE denied that the economics paper was leaked ahead of the exam as reports of the question paper being leaked on social media were circulated, particularly WhatsApp . It has been a doubl...More..

No Aadhaar Data Breach From Our End, UIDAI Chief Tells Supreme Court
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

No Aadhaar Data Breach From Our End, UIDAI Chief Tells Supreme Court

The Central Board of Direct Taxes ( CBDT ) announced this extension of the linking deadline. Recently, Supreme Court of India has dismissed the petition filed by CPI Leader Binoy Viswam challenging the pr...More..

Kidde recalls almost 500000 smoke alarms that could fail
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Kidde recalls almost 500000 smoke alarms that could fail

A recall was announced last week for Kidde models PI2010 and PI9010. However, the Triad Business Journal reported that the number of defective units might not be that staggering. According to the Consumer ...More..

Remains Found In Nevada County Could Belong To Missing Hollywood Woman
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Remains Found In Nevada County Could Belong To Missing Hollywood Woman

Spotz said he and Shabani had an argument in the Santa Clarita area just outside of Los Angeles and that he let her out on the side of a freeway and hadn't seen her again. When detectives tried to track him dow...More..

CDC Warns of Second Wave of Influenza by Separate Strain
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

CDC Warns of Second Wave of Influenza by Separate Strain

The other states were Arizona, Nebraska, South Carolina, South Dakota and Wyoming. During that week, almost 58 percent of all lab-confirmed cases were caused by the B-strain, according to the report. The CDC re...More..

What Is the Interstitium? Scientists 'Discover New Organ'
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

What Is the Interstitium? Scientists 'Discover New Organ'

Study co-authors David Carr-Locke and Petros Benias set about investigating the tissue that lines the digestive tract , lungs and urinary systems, and the surrounding arteries and veins, after they saw a myster...More..

SC rules against Khap panchayat's interference in marriages
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

SC rules against Khap panchayat's interference in marriages

Supporting the freedom of adult men and women to choose whom they should marry, it said "consent of the family or the community or the clan is not necessary once the two adult individuals agree to enter into a ...More..

Ryder Cup to return to Hazeltine National in 2028
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Ryder Cup to return to Hazeltine National in 2028

The proclamation was made in an awesome social media post, with help from the gold medal-winning U.S. Men's Curling Team. The US dominated the final-day singles to beat Europe 17-11. Bob Fafinski, president o...More..

Lehmann to resign as Australia coach
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Lehmann to resign as Australia coach

The scandal came to light on Saturday after Cameron Bancroft was caught on camera hiding sticky tape, which he had used to manipulate the ball with debris from the pitch, down his pants. The incident took pla...More..

Ball-tampering scandal a 'train wreck' for under-fire team
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Ball-tampering scandal a 'train wreck' for under-fire team

Ex-Australian opener Justin Langer is reportedly being courted as an emergency coaching stand-in for the Australian side, which will be captained by wicketkeeper and good Tassie boy Tim Paine for the time b...More..

CA AG Becerra to Sue Trump Admin over 'Illegal' Census Citizenship Question
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

CA AG Becerra to Sue Trump Admin over 'Illegal' Census Citizenship Question

The citizenship question has not appeared on the census since 1950, but Ross argued that collecting citizenship data has been "a long-standing historical practice". The department also said the citizenship ques...More..

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile over Riyadh
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile over Riyadh

The Houthi account, carried by the Saba news agency in Yemen, also quoted the group's leader, Abdul Malik al-Houthi, as saying in a speech that he would remain defiant to "Saudi-American aggression". The se...More..

Action will be taken against armed rallies: Mamata Banerjee
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Action will be taken against armed rallies: Mamata Banerjee

She asked the police administration to strongly deal with this. Very good. There are many so-called leaders who spread lies. While rolling out her plans at the district administrative meeting, Banerjee announce...More..

Peoples Democratic Party Apologizes to Nigerians
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Peoples Democratic Party Apologizes to Nigerians

Secondus said the party has learnt from its past mistakes, adding that regardless of its failings, the PDP has garnered the requisite experience in governance and ready to correct its mistakes. The party has ma...More..

Facebook Loses Major Ads From Banks, Mozilla, Tech Companies
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Facebook Loses Major Ads From Banks, Mozilla, Tech Companies

According to Vanity Fair , the ad appeared in British newspapers The Observer, The Sunday Times , Mail on Sunday , Sunday Mirror , Sunday Express , and Sunday Telegraph . Lawmakers say they want to hear f...More..

Pakistan, Sri Lanka agree to work together for regional peace
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Pakistan, Sri Lanka agree to work together for regional peace

President Sirisena, who is in Pakistan on a three-day visit, was the guest of honour at the military parade held on the Parade Ground in the federal capital to mark Pakistan Day on March 23. He also thanked the...More..

Mohammed Shami 'not injured' in road accident, says Dehradun police
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Mohammed Shami 'not injured' in road accident, says Dehradun police

He sustained minor injuries in a road mishap while travelling from Dehradun to New Delhi as the news spread like wildfire. Shami is understood to be recuperating in a private hospital in Dehradun itself. ...More..