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Battling South Africans leave test finely poised against England

Battling South Africans leave test finely poised against England

England head to Nottingham with a 1-0 lead having beating the Proteas by 211 runs inside four days in the series opener at Lord's. "Even bowling today, when you got a bit of cloud you felt in the game a little bit but when the sun came out it just got slower and lower".


European Union leaders willing to compromise on freedom of movement: Blair

European Union leaders willing to compromise on freedom of movement: Blair

Former British prime minister Tony Blair speaks to media reporters after making a presentation on countering violent extremism through education during an open sessin of the United Nations Security Council Committee on Counter-Terrorism, at the UN headquarters in NY, on November 21, 2013.



Banks: North Korea Urgent And Imminent Threat

It followed the launching of what is claimed to be an intercontinental ballistic missile , capable of reaching the West coast of America . Blacklisted entities include two trading firms, the Strategic Rocket Force of the Korean People's Army, and the Koryo Bank, which is tied to an organisation that manages the private finances of North Korean officials, including the nation's president, Kim Jong Un .


Panama cruises past Martinique to reach Gold Cup quarterfinals

Panama cruises past Martinique to reach Gold Cup quarterfinals

With the three-goal margin of victory, the USA clinched the group over Panama, which also collected the same seven-point haul during group play. Joe Corona opened the scoring in the 36th minute, finishing a strong run in the box around several defenders with a low shot that deflected past Nicaragua's Justo Lorente into the back of the net.


A U.S. track athlete said kissing led to failed drug test

A U.S. track athlete said kissing led to failed drug test

Although he was cleared at the hearing on 20 June, the detail from the arbitration has only just been released by Usada. Roberts's urine sample had traces of banned substance Probenecid and following his dazed looks at the results, investigation on the matter revealed that the ace runner actually ingested the substance from kissing his girlfriend Alex Salazar who had taken a medicine for a sinus infection.


Trump admin considering new sanctions on China over North Korea ties

Trump admin considering new sanctions on China over North Korea ties

The US Congress is pushing for a bill meant to block companies with North Korea ties from using the American financial system amid growing calls for secondary sanctions against entities in China and elsewhere that may assist with Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.