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World Skipper Steve Smith says no excuses for Australia's historic loss to Bangladesh
Author: 0 Skipper Steve Smith says no excuses for Australia's historic loss to Bangladesh

The 30-year-old was of the opinion that the Australians have realised that the Bangladeshi players are also aggressive and revealed that there were some fiery words between the sides, reflecting the confidence of the Bangladesh team. I couldn't believe that we can win today's match. "Smithy and Dave look like they had really good game plans out there and they were in control". On a turning track where their frontline batsmen have struggled against Bangladesh's three-pronged spin ...

World In Ramallah, Guterres embraces two-state solution
Author: 0 In Ramallah, Guterres embraces two-state solution

At the opening remarks of Netanyahu's meeting with the United Nations chief, the prime minister accused the United Nations of failing to prevent arms shipments to the Shiite militant group Hezoballah in Lebanon. To avoid genuine "bias" in their pursuit of peace, future US policymakers will have to accept this fact - and resolve to make indefinite occupation less comfortable for Israel than it now is.

World 'Dangerous' Heat Wave Brings Soaring Temperatures, Elevated Fire Danger to Southern California
Author: 0 'Dangerous' Heat Wave Brings Soaring Temperatures, Elevated Fire Danger to Southern California

An excessive heat warning has been issued by the National Weather Service until 10 p.m. on Wednesday night. The high today for Fallbrook is expected to hit 89 degrees, but by Tuesday, highs are predicted to hit triple digits. On Tuesday, San Diego is forecasted to hit 91 degrees, which would break the previous August 29 record of 88. Dangerously hot weather is expected in the majority of the Bay Area.

World ACLU sues Trump over transgender military ban
Author: 0 ACLU sues Trump over transgender military ban

In announcing the ban in a series of tweets in July , Trump argued that allowing transgender military service members would involve "tremendous medical costs and disruption" without citing any evidence for the claim. The enlistment ban also bars transgender members of the military now serving openly, such as Staff Sergeant Schmid, from obtaining appointments as officers.

World Tracking Potential Tropical Cyclone Ten off Georgia coast
Author: 0 Tracking Potential Tropical Cyclone Ten off Georgia coast

If the system becomes tropical (taking the name Irma) and continues on its northward track, its outer bands may eventually begin to have at least a limited impact on Atlantic Canada. A trough of low pressure extending from the eastern Gulf of Mexico continues to produce a large area of disorganized cloudiness and thunderstorms. It looks like the system will make its closest approach to northeast SC later Monday or Monday night, DiGiorgi said.

World Spain Unites for 500000-Strong Barcelona March
Author: 0 Spain Unites for 500000-Strong Barcelona March

The 51-year-old passed away on Sunday in the intensive care unit of Barcelona's Hospital del Mar, the regional health department said. "There, with all of Catalan society and all of Spain ... The Islamic State group has claimed the vehicle attacks in Barcelona and hours later in the coastal town of Cambrils that left 15 dead and over 120 wounded.

World Kushner leads USA delegation for peace talks in Middle East
Author: 0 Kushner leads USA delegation for peace talks in Middle East

If one were to read only the diplo-speak through which the Trump Administration Mideast peace envoys summarized their just-concluded trip to Jerusalem and Ramallah , it would be apparent that there was little of note to report. It has to be workable to both sides. "Without a clear American commitment to the two-state solution and stopping settlements and ending the occupation، we don't expect much from this administration،" he added.

World Kushner leads U.S. delegation for peace talks in Middle East
Author: 0 Kushner leads U.S. delegation for peace talks in Middle East

The report of the planned USA proposal came amid recent signs of disillusionment from Abbas over U.S. peace efforts. Trump is " very committed to achieving a solution here that will be able to bring prosperity and peace to all people in the area", Kushner said ahead of his meeting with Netanyahu, which took place earlier Thursdayy.

World Winning Powerball tickets sold in Hampton, Williamsburg
Author: 0 Winning Powerball tickets sold in Hampton, Williamsburg

Officers have spoken to neighbors to tell them that if they see anything suspicious, they should call the police, he said. According to lottery officials, Wanczyk won $758.7 million, but she got only $480 million ($ 336 million after taxes) as she opted to take a lump sum amount.

World 'Terrorism' has arrived in Myanmar's Rahkine State, says Aung San Suu Kyi
Author: 0 'Terrorism' has arrived in Myanmar's Rahkine State, says Aung San Suu Kyi

The raids took place on 30 posts on the Bangladesh frontier in the Maungdaw district and left a Myanmar solider, 10 police and an immigration official dead, the Office of State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said in a statement . Friday's violence pushed more Rohingya to leave, with two boats containing around 150 women, children and elderly people attempting to cross the Naf river into Bangladesh.

World United Nations plea to let civilians escape from Syrian city
Author: 0 United Nations plea to let civilians escape from Syrian city

USA officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said those were not the only aircraft in the area. Didn't the SDF and the coalition know that the place was full of civilians? In early June, the US-led coalition launched a military campaign aimed at retaking the city, the capital of Daesh's self-proclaimed "caliphate".

World Apple Has Started to Remove Iranian Apps Over Sanctions
Author: 0 Apple Has Started to Remove Iranian Apps Over Sanctions

According to the Times , Apple is not operating any official businesses in Iran due to the us sanctions . Iranian developers have spoken out against the move, starting a campaign on Twitter using the hashtag #StopRemovingIranianApps.

World Thailand's ousted PM Yingluck has fled overseas
Author: 0 Thailand's ousted PM Yingluck has fled overseas

Yingluck left Thailand on Wednesday - two days before a verdict was due to be delivered in a trial over rice subsidies - and is now "safe and sound" in Dubai, the source said. Both siblings remain popular among the rural poor, but are hated by an urban and middle-class elite. Under the rice subsidy program, Yingluck's administration paid rice farmers up to 50% more than market prices.

World GCSE results: 'Pride' at Clevedon School's showing
Author: 0 GCSE results: 'Pride' at Clevedon School's showing

Gateway's more able students have performed particularly well with nine achieving the new highest possible Grade 9 in Maths and/or English, which is an incredible achievement. Maths , English and Science are graded 9 to 1- 9 being the highest and replacing A* and all subjects by 2020 will only show number grades. The average pass result which was a C or a 4 under the new system has dropped to 66.3%.

World Britain says top European Union court could still have role after Brexit
Author: 0 Britain says top European Union court could still have role after Brexit

The Lib Dems described May's attempts to downplay the government's climbdown over the European Court of Justice as a "desperate attempt" to hold together the Conservative Party and ward off a eurosceptic rebellion. It has already said it wants the ECJ to have "full jurisdiction" over the rights of its citizen living in Britain, something the United Kingdom continues to balk at.

World Eclipse glasses: Donate, toss or save for 2024?
Author: 0 Eclipse glasses: Donate, toss or save for 2024?

In 2019, eclipses will cross land in both South America and Asia, and outfitting youngsters who might not have access to the shades will ensure that they can enjoy the event and put those paper glasses to good use. It got chilly in Denver and dark in Wyoming - but now we've got hundreds of thousands of unneeded eclipse glasses on our end tables, in our cars, and maybe even in the trash.

World Man Charged With Attempting to Blow a Confederate Statue to Smithereens
Author: 0 Man Charged With Attempting to Blow a Confederate Statue to Smithereens

The charge stems from an August 19 incident in which a park ranger spotted Schneck near the General Dowling Monument in Houston , authorities said. Federal authorities said Schneck had two boxes with duct tape and wires and a tube containing the powerful explosives nitgroglycerin and hexamethylene triperoxide diamine.

World Trump to Rally in Arizona, Raising Concerns of Clashes
Author: 0 Trump to Rally in Arizona, Raising Concerns of Clashes

Nearby schools and more than a dozen local businesses are closing early Tuesday to avoid traffic or other problems, but a downtown group said most businesses were expected to handle it like any other day. The former sheriff said he doesn't view that as a sign that he is no longer being considered for a pardon but, rather, that tonight's venue was not the right setting.

World Did Sasikala leave Bengaluru prison in civilian clothes? Roopa's video proves so
Author: 0 Did Sasikala leave Bengaluru prison in civilian clothes? Roopa's video proves so

Jayalalithaa. The video is being produced as a proof that she had been receiving special treatment while inside the jail. The next leak was a video that showed a corridor reserved for the AIADMK leader. "Male guards are not allowed inside the women's prison complex". The state government has cancelled its earlier order posting an IPS officer as Chief Superintendent of Prisons of the Bengaluru Central Jail.

World South joint drills begin amid North Korea tensions
Author: 0 South joint drills begin amid North Korea tensions

North Korea yesterday blasted an annual joint military exercise starting today as an act of "adding fuel to the fire" amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula, reported South Korea's Yonhap news agency. - Where did North Korea get its missile technology? The exercise brings together as many as 50,000 South Korean soldiers and approximately 17,500 USA service members for a simulation of war on the Korean Peninsula.

World Ohio Judge Shot Outside Courthouse in Apparent Ambush-Style Attack
Author: 0 Ohio Judge Shot Outside Courthouse in Apparent Ambush-Style Attack

One person was being flown by medical helicopter to a Pittsburgh-area hospital, according to Steubenville Fire Chief Carlo Capaldi. Mavromatis said Bruzzese was talking after being shot and was in stable condition. The judge was shot in an alleyway by the courthouse. An Ohio judge whose judicial colleague was shot outside a courthouse says the attack had to be intended because people know where judges park.

World Eight injured in Russian Federation stabbing case, ISIS claims responsibly
Author: 0 Eight injured in Russian Federation stabbing case, ISIS claims responsibly

As per a report in Reuters, the Islamic State has claimed the responsibility for the attack . "The version that the attack was a terrorist one is not the main one", Russia's interior ministry told Interax news agency. A news site, K-Inform, initially reported that three men in masks had attacked pedestrians with knives , an ax and firearms. Today, eight people were stabbed by an armed man in Russian Federation.

World U.S. scales back visa services in Russian Federation as Putin cuts its staff
Author: 0 U.S. scales back visa services in Russian Federation as Putin cuts its staff

The chain of tit-for-tat U.S. and Russian measures began last December when outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama expelled 35 Russian diplomats over allegations Moscow had meddled in the U.S. "We'll see, I can say one thing, we will not take it out on the United States citizens". In written comments to the Moscow Times, the International Visa Center said the announcement meant the outcomes of 19 applications were now up in the air.

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