Wednesday, 16 October 2019

IANS

Ashwin equals Muralitharan’s record

VISAKHAPATNAM: India’s spinner Ravichandran Ashwin joined Sri Lankan great Muttiah Muralitharan as the fastest bowler to 350 Test wickets in the first match against South Africa in Visakhapatnam. The off-spinner bowled overnight batsman Theunis de Bruyn for 10 early in the morning session on day five to achieve the milestone ...

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Not Selling WhatsApp or Instagram at Any Cost: Mark Zuckerberg

WASHINGTON: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has rejected a US lawmaker’s call to break his company, saying he’s not going to sell WhatsApp or Instagram at any cost. Senator Josh Hawley (Missouri Republican) tweeted that he met Zuckerberg during his visit to Washington, DC, and asked him to sell Instagram and ...

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Lili Reinhart calls Cole Sprouse her ‘boyfriend’

HOLLYWOOD actress Lili Reinhart has shut down reports suggesting she and her “Riverdale” co-star Cole Sprouse have split by referring to the actor as her “boyfriend” in a new interview. Reports suggested the young stars had separated after two years together, but neither Reinhart nor Sprouse confirmed they were still ...

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Arrest warrant issued against Shami for domestic violence

NEW DELHI: Indian fast bowler Mohammad Shami’s domestic abuse scandal took a wild turn after a Indian district court issued an arrest warrant against the speedster in connection with domestic violence case filed by Shami’s wife Hasin Jahan. The court has asked him to surrender within 15 days. Meanwhile, the ...

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Indian prisoners hide mobile phones in their stomach

NEW DELHI: In a bizarre recovery, a mobile phone has been found from the stomach of a prisoner lodged in Delhi’s Tihar Jail. The prisoner, an inmate of Jail No. 4 inside Tihar, had swallowed the tiny Chinese-made mobile phone. Doctors had to get it vomited out of his body. ...

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UN hopes negotiations for humanitarian access to Kashmir goes forward

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres hopes that under the current situation in Kashmir, negotiations by UN human rights officials for access to the area “can move forward”, according to his Associate Spokesperson Eri Kaneko. “We are aware that our human rights contacts are in touch at various levels with the Indian ...

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Lord’s Test ends in a draw despite Stokes’ century

LONDON: Ben Stokes recorded a fantastic century on day five at Lord’s, but his efforts were not enough to push England to victory in the second Test. The draw means Australia maintain their 1-0 lead, and the home side now require victory at Headingley in the third bout to maintain ...

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Everybody deserves a second chance in love: Malaika Arora

BOLLYWOOD: Malaika Arora says everybody deserves a second chance in love, and that people should deal with that fact with an open mind. The Bollywood dancing star kept her relationship with the much-younger actor Arjun Kapoor under wraps for long, before the duo gradually opened up, sharing moments from holidays ...

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