• Tri-series: Shakib, Tamim steer Bangladesh to easy win
Tri-series: Shakib, Tamim steer Bangladesh to easy win

Talking about Bangladesh's plan for the tri-series, Shakib revealed that the track at Shere Bangla Stadium did help the bowler early on."We were always successful against Zimbabwe because of left-arm spin, which is why we began with two left-arm spinners".

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  • President Donal Trump: DACA is probably dead
President Donal Trump: DACA is probably dead

And while Trump's comments were "not helpful", Johnson said , there seemed to be "an very bad lot of agreement" during last Tuesday's televised immigration meeting with Trump and members of Congress . While coarse, the characterization is eminently fair and most Americans agree with it, Fox's Tucker Carlson opined, but that didn't stop the ...

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  • FG Summons US Ambassador, Stuart Symington, Over Trump's 'Shithole' Remark
FG Summons US Ambassador, Stuart Symington, Over Trump's 'Shithole' Remark

Trump reportedly made the remarks at a private meeting with lawmakers on immigration on Thursday. He didn't give the exact time that Ambassador Symington is to appear before Nigeria's Foreign Affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama. Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" A US Senator, who attended the gathering, said Mr...

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  • Miami congresswoman Frederica Wilson will boycott Trump's State of the Union speech
Miami congresswoman Frederica Wilson will boycott Trump's State of the Union speech

Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she is planning on wearing black in order to stand in solidarity with victims of sexual harassment, while other House lawmakers say they are planning on inviting victims of sexual assault to attend the president's first State of the Union address.

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  • American diplomat acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism
American diplomat acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism

Wells also underlined the need for strengthening intelligence cooperation between the two sides to improve coordination in counter-terrorism efforts. A senior USA diplomat had talks in Pakistan on Monday following an outcry over President Donald Trump's accusation that the nuclear-armed South Asian state had engaged in "lies and deceit" as a U....

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  • Boko Haram releases new videos of Chibok girls, police wives
Boko Haram releases new videos of Chibok girls, police wives

The video also features some of the Chibok girls, one of them speaking in Hausa saying they are not returning home. The armed group seized 276 pupils from the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok in April 2014. The mass abduction sparked global outrage, inspiring a celebrity-backed "Bring Back Our Girls" campaign at the time. It is not c...

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  • Ivana Trump: 'Donald's a stable genius' | News | Good Morning Britain | GMB
Ivana Trump: 'Donald's a stable genius' | News | Good Morning Britain | GMB

TV show Good Morning Britain on Monday, during which she defended her former husband from the claims of racism leveled against him after he referred to several countries as "shitholes". But Trump's "shithole" comment is far from an aberration: the president has a long history of racist remarks and actions that undercut his claim about being "th...

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  • 4 remain missing in deadly California mudslides
4 remain missing in deadly California mudslides

More than 500 homes were damaged or destroyed when hills above town gave way amid a downpour last Tuesday, sending torrents of liquid mud and debris hurtling toward the ocean. "It expands up and it cracks the rock". The rain poured down on, which burned vegetation that otherwise could make the terrain more resistant to mudslides.The - the largest w...

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  • North Korea Offers Talk on Art Troupe's Visit to Olympics
North Korea Offers Talk on Art Troupe's Visit to Olympics

According to the ministry, Pyongyang offered to send four arts officials, including an orchestra conductor, to the talks. The North's then-leader Kim Jong-Il sent dozens of state singers, dancers and musicians to Seoul to perform at a political event when South Korean President Kim Dae-Jung, known for his reconciliation policy, was in office.

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  • Father tosses son to firefighter from ladder escaping apartment blaze
Father tosses son to firefighter from ladder escaping apartment blaze

According to IAFF Local 1492 , "Third generation DCFR firefighter Captain Scott Stroup can be seen catching one of the children that was dropped from the third floor balcony". The fire left a dozen people with minor injuries, mostly related to smoke inhalation, said DeKalb County Fire Rescue Capt. Eric Jackson. He was treated and released after ...

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Sold by Private Vista LLC
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Sold by Private Vista LLC

It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Sailingstone Capital Partners Llc decreased its stake in Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd (AAV) by 82.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. It also increased its holding in American Tower Reit Inc (NYSE:AMT) by 12,740 shares in the quarter, for a total of 101,395 shares, and has risen its ...

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  • Trump blasts Democrats over immigration as feds resume DACA renewals
Trump blasts Democrats over immigration as feds resume DACA renewals

US immigration authorities said on Saturday that it will resume accepting requests under a program that shields young people brought to the United States illegally from deportation after a court order blocked a government decision to end the program.

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  • Bitter cold, north wind returns Monday to Oklahoma
Bitter cold, north wind returns Monday to Oklahoma

Low temperatures drop to near 20 degrees, and highs will be in the 30s on Wednesday . A faster system would mean less moisture and lower snow totals. and 9 a.m. Prepare for colder temperatures and mountain snow on Thursday when a stronger storm system rolls in. A separate Winter Weather Advisory will go into effect beginning at 10 p.m.

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  • Many Government Offices Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Day
Many Government Offices Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Day

Hopefully it's not too cold, but I can courageous the cold. There will also be volunteer events at the Lubbock Memorial Arboretum and other locations around the city. "Every opportunity to do something positive in life, I love it", said Vega Betty, resident. O.J. Watson Park will be open from 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. Monday.

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  • CBB Were Forced To Check Andrew Was OK Following Shane 'Incident'
CBB Were Forced To Check Andrew Was OK Following Shane 'Incident'

Housemates, as you know, it is against the rules to discuss nominations. "Big Brother just wanted to have a quick chat with you about the moment where Shane J pulled your trousers down and then your pants", he was told in the diary room. "I ended up in the girls' bedroom". "Ann quite happily went to the other bedroom which was going to be the b...

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  • Oprah asks the big question looming over Time's Up: Now what?
Oprah asks the big question looming over Time's Up: Now what?

It would be a devastating, self-inflicted wound for the Democrats to settle for even benevolent mimicry of Mr Trump's hallucinatory circus act. Millions read her magazine and the books she recommends. She has not had her daytime TV show since 2011 while busy with behind the scenes ventures and charitable endeavors. Her messaging has always be...

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  • Sinn Féin MP Barry McElduff resigns after Kingsmill row
Sinn Féin MP Barry McElduff resigns after Kingsmill row

Barry McElduff stood down as MP for West Tyrone, apologising and saying he had caused "deep and unnecessary hurt" to the victims' families. Mr Black previously described the Twitter video, in which Mr McElduff posed with a Kingsmill-branded loaf on his head on the anniversary of the IRA gun attack, as depraved and created to hurt.

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  • Renewable Technologies to be Competitive by 2020
Renewable Technologies to be Competitive by 2020

The current cost for fossil fuel power generation ranges from around 4 to 12p per kilowatt hour across G20 countries. By 2020, it's expected all types of renewable-energy generation will be able to compete with fossil fuels on cost. However, the results of recent renewable power auctions for projects to be commissioned in the coming years suggest...

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  • Newly discovered 'rainbow' dinosaur had shiny, colourful feathers like a hummingbird
Newly discovered 'rainbow' dinosaur had shiny, colourful feathers like a hummingbird

Three years ago, a farmer in the Hebei province of China uncovered a mysterious fossil and brought it to the the Paleontological Museum of Liaoning. While it possessed many bird-like characteristics, the researchers doubted it could actually get airborne. It's unclear exactly what goal was served by the rainbow feathers on Caihong juji's head...

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  • MQM London Deputy Convener Hasan Zafar Arif found dead in his vehicle
MQM London Deputy Convener Hasan Zafar Arif found dead in his vehicle

Abdul Majeed further said that incident came to his notice when he received a phone call from Prof Arif's wife in the morning about his disappearance. "Prof Arif was driving his auto himself". Dr Arif was taken into custody by Sindh Rangers in October previous year from outside the Karachi Press Club, where they were due to address a press conf...

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  • 10 die in Lagos gas plant explosion
10 die in Lagos gas plant explosion

PREMIUM TIMES learnt that the fire engulfed three reservoir tanks for storage of gas and one 33, 000 litre gas truck in the gas station, with a secondary explosion within the gas station. Mr. Kazeem ‎advised motorists to seek other routes to avoid the area. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained but eyewitnesses reported that firefighters...

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  • Friend Says Mitt Romney Will Run for Senate
Friend Says Mitt Romney Will Run for Senate

Last week Trump reportedly referred to Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as "sh*thole countries". Romney, in a tweet posted on Martin Luther King Jr. After the election, the two appeared to smooth-over their relationship, meeting for dinner in New York City and at Trump's Bedminster, New Jersey, estate during the presidential transition.

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  • Broncos WR Carlos Henderson arrested on Sunday
Broncos WR Carlos Henderson arrested on Sunday

He skipped his senior season to enter the draft, where the Broncos appeared to find a future playmaker with the No. 82 overall pick of the draft. Henderson was placed under arrest for first offense possession of marijuana and bonded out of jail less than an hour later.

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  • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebrations and Events
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebrations and Events

In 1982, President Ronald Reagan signed into law HR3706, a bill that created the first federal holiday honoring an African American: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Take some time this MLK weekend to reflect on the life of the slain Civil Rights leader, as documented through the lens and words of EBONY. Howard Theater 4th Annual MLK Birthday Celebra...

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  • Ahead Of Air India Disinvestment, Govt Looks For Employee Absorption Options
Ahead Of Air India Disinvestment, Govt Looks For Employee Absorption Options

Sources suggest that the government is now pondering over providing the option of joining public sector companies to the airline employees and the VRS packages are also under consideration, however, the final decision is still pending. "Substantial ownership and effective control of Air India shall continue to be vested in an Indian national", the ...

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