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Sarfraz credits team on collective effort to beat South Africa

Sarfraz credits team on collective effort to beat South Africa

Just three days after suffering a humiliating 124-run defeat by title-holders India at Edgbaston in their opening group match, with former skipper Shahid Afridi among those slamming a "clueless" display, Pakistan's return to the Birmingham ground saw them make a mockery of the rankings which had them bottom and South Africa top in this eight-team one-day worldwide tournament.


New York City's transit agency models train after library

New York City's transit agency models train after library

Riders can access e-books and short stories from The New York Public Library's permanent collection, as well as excerpts made available through the generosity of publishers including Hachette Book Group, HarperCollins Publishers, Penguin Random House, Plympton, and Simon & Schuster.



What is a hung parliament and how would it work?

The expression comes from the term "hung jury", when jurors can not decide on a verdict and a retrial is needed. But in United Kingdom elections this result does not automatically trigger another election. As the results piled up, some form of minority or coalition government appeared increasingly likely. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has released a last plea for votes on election day.



OPEC extends output cut for 9 months

Oil's earlier price decline, which started in 2014, forced Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia to tighten their belts and led to unrest in some producing countries including Venezuela and Nigeria. Less oil on the market normally means higher value per barrel. The cynics among you will spot that these coordinated production cuts are aimed at repairing the massive supply glut that sent our precious crude crashing to unthinkably-low prices previous year.


Oil dips on concern over rising USA output, OPEC tensions

Oil dips on concern over rising USA output, OPEC tensions

Bank Wealth Management. World fuel production and consumption is roughly in balance, at nearly 98 million bpd, although inventories remain somewhat bloated, according to the U.S. "Crude production in the Middle East will not change because of Qatar ", said Oystein Berentsen, managing director for oil trading company Strong Petroleum in Singapore.



Abbott gives thinly veiled warning over climate change policy shift

Fairfax Media has been told the Finkel review will focus on four key outcomes: how to deliver energy security, reliability, affordability for households and business, and meet Australia's emissions reductions targets. The Liberals needed to be the party of cheap power, and let the Labor party be the ones who send prices up. Gas-fired generation and coal-fired power stations that are fitted with carbon capture and storage technology (CCS), as well as renew??ables, would receive a subsidy ...