Sick of ball tampering talk’ – Paine focuses on India challenge

Sick of ball tampering talk’ – Paine focuses on India challenge

ADELAIDE (AFP) – Australia skipper Tim Paine says he is sick of all the ball-tampering talk and it is time to move on and focus on halting powerhouse India from winning their first Test series Down Under.The scandal in March has haunted Australian cricket, with Steve Smith and David Warner banned and a swathe of […]

Inquest into Roebuck death set to be reopened – report

Inquest into Roebuck death set to be reopened – report

SYDNEY (AFP) – An inquest into the supposed suicide of renowned cricket writer Peter Roebuck in South Africa in 2011 is set to be reopened, his former employer reported Monday.English-born Roebuck, 55, was covering the Test series between South Africa and Australia when he plunged to his death from the Southern Sun Hotel in Cape […]

100 yrs of Horrible World War I – Here’s the Devastation and Destruction In Numbers

100 yrs of Horrible World War I – Here’s the Devastation and Destruction In Numbers

PARIS (AFP) – Millions of dead and millions more wounded, widowed and orphaned: the dizzying tolls from World War I are an indication of the scale and horror of the 1914-1918 conflict.A lack of reliable statistics from the 52-month war a century ago makes the figures difficult to pin down, accounting for the sometimes substantial […]

Donations for Dam – PM Imran Khan’s bid to crowdfund $14bn

Donations for Dam – PM Imran Khan’s bid to crowdfund $14bn

ISLAMABAD (AFP) – It’s a far cry from those sponsored Facebook posts asking you to invest in a start-up’s new digital watch or an unbreakable phone case.But Imran Khan wants Pakistanis to crowdfund a whopping $14 billion for desperately needed dams, a plea capitalising on nationalist fervour but rejected by many as unrealistic.If it succeeded […]

A big relief to Nawaz – Now What’s Next? Here’s the Experts’ Say

A big relief to Nawaz – Now What’s Next? Here’s the Experts’ Say

(WebDesk) – Surely the suspension of the sentences brought a great relief to the Sharif family after along span of tension, dismay and disappointments. The latest political development created a chaotic stir on the political landscape.Political parties have started to re align their course and re affirm their narratives following a little relief given to […]

50 Things You Must Do When Visiting London, London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi

50 Things You Must Do When Visiting London, London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi

 50 Things You Must Do When Visiting London London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi One of the world’s most visited cities, London has something for everyone: from history and culture to fine food and good times. Click here to watch amazing vide: London 2016 GoPro Travel video – Yordi, 50 Things You Must Do When […]

Turkey under attack from terror groups, must respond in kind – Erdogan

Turkey under attack from terror groups, must respond in kind – Erdogan

Turkey is facing the biggest attack in its history from terrorist groups and needs to retaliate in kind, President Tayyip Erdogan said in a speech to local administrators in the presidential palace on Wednesday. Turkey has been hit by a series of bombings blamed on Islamic State and Kurdish militants this year and is pursuing […]