Sri Lanka aim to extend domination over Bangladesh

Perera, however, was dismissed only in the penultimate over who scored 74 off just 48 cherries and merry of the bowling during his stay in the middle. The skipper Mahmudullah led from the front and scalped a couple conceding only 15 in his two-over... More..

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Congress backs BSP candidate for Rajya Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Congress backs BSP candidate for Rajya Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh

Meanwhile, Trinamool Congress supremo and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee extended her party's support to Congress candidate Abhishek Manu Singhvi in the state and announced the names of four Trinamool candida...More..

Trump Seeks $100 Billion Cut in US-China Trade Deficit
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump Seeks $100 Billion Cut in US-China Trade Deficit

The group also includes Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Pakistan , and China has sought to use it to ensure security along its Central Asian border, for example, by holding joint anti...More..

Democratic surge in Texas primaries gives Republicans reason to worry
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Democratic surge in Texas primaries gives Republicans reason to worry

Polling shows that U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke is favored to win the Democratic Senate primary and challenge Cruz in the fall. While Trump won Texas handily in the 2016 presidential election, Democrats have targe...More..

Putin 'couldn't care less' about United States election interference
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Putin 'couldn't care less' about United States election interference

I don't care", Putin said in the interview. Mueller is investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Kremlin . Last month Mueller indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies for ...More..

57 senators to back Nawaz-nominated PML-N's Senate chairmanship candidate: party
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

57 senators to back Nawaz-nominated PML-N's Senate chairmanship candidate: party

The PML-N's strength in the Senate is now 33 while the PPP comes in second with 20 senators. The four votes of MQM-P have become key for the Senate chairman elections and even the Pakistan People's Party who...More..

Lavrov and Tillerson fail to meet in Ethiopia, despite expectations
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Lavrov and Tillerson fail to meet in Ethiopia, despite expectations

After a communication breakdown this week with the U.S. State Department, the Russian Embassy in Washington proposed using Twitter for diplomatic correspondence. She reiterated this claim on Thursday. Mahamat...More..

Mamata backs Congress' Abhishek Singhvi for RS elections in Bengal
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Mamata backs Congress' Abhishek Singhvi for RS elections in Bengal

Congress is yet to declare the name of Singvi as its candidate from West Bengal . "Many times he has supported us in many legal battles". The four Trinamul candidates named for the elections are ~ Nadimul Ha...More..

by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Jeff Flake Aims to Nullify Trump Tariffs

Orrin Hatch told reporters he thought Congress could stop the tariffs from being implemented. "I will immediately draft and introduce legislation to nullify these tariffs, and I urge my colleagues to pass it ...More..

Analysis Ranks America's Alcohol Consumption By State: Which State Is The Booziest?
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Analysis Ranks America's Alcohol Consumption By State: Which State Is The Booziest?

With 21.8% of adults in Montana binge drinking or drinking heavily, the fourth highest share of any state, alcohol is a very common factor in roadway fatalities. Unsurprisingly, the state also has the highest a...More..

The Comics Community Celebrates International Women's Day 2018
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

The Comics Community Celebrates International Women's Day 2018

For example, yesterday in Madrid, Spain thousands of women refused to work as they joined in the global strike, often held on IWD, to highlight the gender pay gap and bring attention to gender-based violence....More..

30000 farmers head towards Mumbai to demand complete loan waiver
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

30000 farmers head towards Mumbai to demand complete loan waiver

The farmers intend to assemble outside the building of Maharashtra legislature in Mumbai to get their demands heard Monday. Approximately 30,000 farmers are marching towards Mumbai. "So that they can avail va...More..

Huskers sending nine to NCAA indoor championships
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Huskers sending nine to NCAA indoor championships

At the 2017 NCAA Indoor Championships, the men's DMR earned silver, Laidig placed sixth and Volz 10 in the pole vault and Gourley finished in fourth in the mile. "My personal best before was an 8.51". At 6 p.m....More..

Trump pardons Navy sailor from Vt. who shot illegal sub photos
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump pardons Navy sailor from Vt. who shot illegal sub photos

Kristian Saucier, of Arlington, Vermont, pleaded guilty past year to taking pictures inside the USS Alexandria in 2009 when the nuclear attack sub was in port in CT. In other news today, the President has pardo...More..

Trump signs orders imposing stiff tariffs on steel, aluminum
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump signs orders imposing stiff tariffs on steel, aluminum

Officials also say other individual countries could also be excluded from the new tariffs . And that is especially if it just means more importation from the exempted countries. Some figures in the America...More..

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack Aimed At Afghan Hazaras
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack Aimed At Afghan Hazaras

Last week, one person was killed and 14 others, including two Australian nationals, were injured when a auto bomb was detonated near a convoy of Australian Embassy vehicles in Kabul . In return, Ghani said the...More..

Tamil Nadu wants Cauvery Management Board, Karnataka not for it
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Tamil Nadu wants Cauvery Management Board, Karnataka not for it

The fight here is mostly between the Congress and the JD (S). On February 22, at a meeting of leaders of all political parties and representatives of farmer associations here, it was decided that Chief Minist...More..

Northern Ireland households to be hit with 4.5% spike in rates bill
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Northern Ireland households to be hit with 4.5% spike in rates bill

Karen Bradley , the Northern Ireland secretary, unveiled the £12 billion spending plan for the region yesterday. Thursday's budget saw the release of £410m of the £1bn package negotiated by the DUP as part of...More..

China Focus: China firmly opposes United States tariffs on steel, aluminum
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

China Focus: China firmly opposes United States tariffs on steel, aluminum

Trump signed the proclamations just hours after 11 other countries formalized a revised agreement in Chile that reduces tariffs and cuts trade barriers among the member countries. "He's already indicated a deg...More..

NBA Predictions: Can Wizards end 10-game win streak of Pelicans? 3/9/18
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

NBA Predictions: Can Wizards end 10-game win streak of Pelicans? 3/9/18

The Pelicans came in as one of the hottest teams in the National Basketball Association after tying a franchise record with 10 consecutive wins, but the team's high-powered offense went silent without their t...More..

'Concrete steps' to nixing nukes needed before North Korea talks: White House
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

'Concrete steps' to nixing nukes needed before North Korea talks: White House

North Korea's overall goals haven't changed: It seeks a peace treaty and normalization of relations with Washington, and in return for that and denuclearization, it wants all USA troops out of South Korea . K...More..

JK: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Krishna Ghati sector
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

JK: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Krishna Ghati sector

These two attacks came after Pakistan shelled Sunderbani and Keri areas in Rajouri district and Khour area in Akhnoor sector of Jammu district on Wednesday. Lashing out at the neighbour on Thursday, Mini said i...More..

Trump vetoed Miss Universe contestants for being 'too ethnic' or 'too dark-skinned'
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump vetoed Miss Universe contestants for being 'too ethnic' or 'too dark-skinned'

According to the Post, which reported that the letter was described by unnamed sources, Trump added a postscript at the bottom of the typed letter, saying he looked forward to seeing "beautiful" women during ...More..

SL troops on alert after fresh communal violence
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

SL troops on alert after fresh communal violence

Hundreds of Buddhist monks and activists have rallied in the Sri Lanka's capital against anti-Muslim riots that have killed at least two people and forced the government to declare a nationwide state of eme...More..

Trump announces new trade tariff plans, Faces Opposition within and without
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump announces new trade tariff plans, Faces Opposition within and without

In response, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) sail Thursday that he will soon draft a bill to block the tariffs from taking effect, calling Trump's move "a marriage of two lethal poisons to economic growth - protectionis...More..

Trudeau names Brenda Lucki as first female RCMP permanent head
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trudeau names Brenda Lucki as first female RCMP permanent head

This December 12, 2016, image obtained from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)-National Communication Services, shows RCMP Assistant Commissioner Brenda Lucki. Brenda Lucki speaks in Regina after being na...More..

Ex-Trump aide emerges from grand jury
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Ex-Trump aide emerges from grand jury

Sam Nunberg spent more than six hours inside the federal courthouse in Washington. Nunberg's appearance is a reversal of his pronouncement earlier this week that he would defy a grand jury subpoena issued b...More..

Holocaust museum revokes award to Suu Kyi and condemns Rohingya abuses
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Holocaust museum revokes award to Suu Kyi and condemns Rohingya abuses

Suu Kyi, who is the de facto ruler of Myanmar with the official title of state counsellor and foreign minister, was the first recipient of the award. The museum, which emphasizes genocide prevention, said it "h...More..

'Play dead,' mum tells daughter in Florida school shooting 911 call recording
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

'Play dead,' mum tells daughter in Florida school shooting 911 call recording

Using the adults as intermediaries, the recordings revealed, county dispatchers tried to gather information and make recommendations about how the students could shelter inside the school. A general view of...More..

Sports gambling bill in Louisiana's House
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Sports gambling bill in Louisiana's House

The U.S. Supreme Court is reviewing the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 as part of the suit by the NCAA , NFL and other major sports leagues brought against New Jersey, which has been ...More..

by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Does Trump start trade war with EU?

On Thursday Trump imposed the tariffs - 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminium - despite repeated warnings from the European Union and other allies that this could trigger a full-scale trade war. The...More..

Dwyane Wade pays surprise visit to school shooting survivors in Florida
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Dwyane Wade pays surprise visit to school shooting survivors in Florida

Senior Kyra Parrow told the school's student newspaper, The Eagle Eye , that DeVos didn't visit the school to discuss solutions to stop school shootings, but instead visited simply for the experience. "It was,...More..

Trump tariffs cast dovish shadow over European Central Bank
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Trump tariffs cast dovish shadow over European Central Bank

The eurozone's economy grew at the fastest pace in a decade in 2017, although Mr Draghi stressed the downside risks, pointing specifically to protectionism. Brent crude futures fell 73 cents, or 1.1 percent, to...More..

Memo: No Tanks, 'Older' Aircraft at Trump's Military Parade
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Memo: No Tanks, 'Older' Aircraft at Trump's Military Parade

However, it will play the host to "a heavy air component at the end of the parade, to include older aircraft as available". While the memo does not specify which aircraft will make up the aviation element, ...More..

San Antonio teen trapped in cave, crews attempting rescue
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

San Antonio teen trapped in cave, crews attempting rescue

As of 10:00 p.m., San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood said the teen had been trapped for eight hours and that authorities were preparing for a long operation to retrieve her. She is expected to be rescued bef...More..

Quigg vs Valdez: Scott Quigg fails to make weight ahead Sunday showdown
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Quigg vs Valdez: Scott Quigg fails to make weight ahead Sunday showdown

Also present was WBO junior welterweight contender Alex "El Cholo" Saucedo (26-0, 16 KOs) as he squares off against Abner Lopez (25-8, 21 KOs). I'm more than ready and I know he is. Hes 23-0 with 19 knockouts. ...More..

International Monetary Fund urges growth-friendly fiscal adjustments for Nigeria to fully exit recession
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

International Monetary Fund urges growth-friendly fiscal adjustments for Nigeria to fully exit recession

The directors noted, however, that important challenges remain, as growth in the non-oil, non-agricultural sectors has not picked up, inflation remains high and sticky; unemployment is rising, and poverty is hi...More..

Government to split Air India's debt ahead of stake sale
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Government to split Air India's debt ahead of stake sale

Predicting a 15 per cent compounded annual growth rate for the country's civil aviation sector over the next 20 years, Union Civil Aviation Secretary RN Choubey on Thursday called upon States to bring down Valu...More..

Third storm brewing for battered, powerless Northeast
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Third storm brewing for battered, powerless Northeast

Some 100,000 homes and businesses in the region remained without power on Wednesday. PECO, Pennsylvania's largest electric utility, reported 120,000 outages by evening, about 6,000 of which were left over f...More..

Bikini-clad drunk driver sentenced in fatal crash
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Bikini-clad drunk driver sentenced in fatal crash

The video shows Elliott repeatedly walking the line while telling the cop: "Kill me now, please. If it's not too much trouble I simply need them to be OK". The auto Elliott was driving hit a vehicle driven by B...More..

French President Macron Arrives On Four-Day Visit To India
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

French President Macron Arrives On Four-Day Visit To India

Macron, who was accompanied by his wife Brigitte Marie-Claude Macron, besides senior ministers from his Cabinet, . Both India and France are looking to boost ties, especially in the areas of maritime security a...More..

Florida governor signs gun safety law after Parkland school shooting
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Florida governor signs gun safety law after Parkland school shooting

Mount Sinai Senior High School, for instance, will be closed to visitors during the walkout . The man tells the dispatcher , "It's the police, they said put your hands up". State lawmakers formally delivere...More..

Manslaughter charges filed in death of Huffman High School student
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Manslaughter charges filed in death of Huffman High School student

Although authorities have not said where Arrington was shot, they did confirm she was given CPR at the scene and en route to UAB Hospital. Huffman High School is seen behind Birmingham Police cars after at a ...More..

Parvathy, Indrans bag top honours at Kerala state film awards
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Parvathy, Indrans bag top honours at Kerala state film awards

The film was an adaptation of a real-life incident pertaining to Kerala nurses stranded at Titrit in the event of an Islamic State invasion. Indrans was chosen as the best actor; Ottamuri Velicham was cho...More..

Australia to renew campaign for tariff exemptions on national security grounds
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Australia to renew campaign for tariff exemptions on national security grounds

Great country, long-term partner. Meanwhile, Mr Willox welcomed Australia's signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact and said the U.S. may sign up once it sees the benefits to other members. Mr Liv...More..

Aid convoy to Damascus rebel-held suburb postponed
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Aid convoy to Damascus rebel-held suburb postponed

Meanwhile, Turkey's Operation Olive Branch, created to take control of the northern Syrian town of Afrin and expel the Kurdish militias from it, means further military operations by Russia's allies. The outlet ...More..

Bones discovered in 1940 could have belonged to Amelia Earhart
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

Bones discovered in 1940 could have belonged to Amelia Earhart

Jantz also used photographs of the famed pilot to compare her estimated bone lengths with those of the unidentified bones. When Jantz plugged the measurements made by Hoodless into the Fordisc program, the mode...More..

ACC Tournament 2018: Round 2 Scores, Updated Bracket, Quarterfinals Schedule
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

ACC Tournament 2018: Round 2 Scores, Updated Bracket, Quarterfinals Schedule

Ever since Donte Grantham went down with a season-ending knee injury, DeVoe has scored 18.3 points per game in the Tigers wins, and just 7.4 in losses. Game 11 victor, 9 p.m. They rebounded the ball well, and...More..

United States private sector hiring stays strong in February
by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

United States private sector hiring stays strong in February

ADP estimated private sector hiring at 235,000 last month, much above the 190,000 forecast by analysts. The ADP report is the precursor to Friday's non-farm payroll report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics ...More..

by | Saturday, March 10, 2018

WPX Energy (WPX) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports

The company has a market cap of $5,670.00, a P/E ratio of -45.39 and a beta of 2.41. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -0.4 percent. Shares for $1.36M were sold by FUCHS HENRY J on Friday, September 15....More..