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by | March 17, 2018 | 18:55

Veteran pace bowler Jimmy Anderson sympathised with Crane. "But the advice the lads will be giving him is that he's young, has plenty of time on his hands, is a serious talent - and if he works hard I'm sure he'll come back strongly". He claimed the best match figures for an England Lions spinner when he took 8-110 against West Indies A in Jamaica last month, surpassing Graeme Swann's 8-156 against Zimbabwe in 1999.

by | March 17, 2018 | 18:46

Dunedin farmer Hall claimed victory in a tense men's slalom standing event, powering from fourth to first with a blistering second run at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre. "All week, every time I step on that podium, I was thinking to myself that I want to hear those words "Paralympic champion" and then my name, and then hear the anthem", Arendz said.

by | March 17, 2018 | 18:15

The members think the United Kingdom may need to remain in - or parallel to - the Customs Union and Single Market throughout a two-year transition period. The UK Government has repeatedly underlined that the free movement of people across the border will not be affected, and that no physical infrastructure will be put in place.

by | March 17, 2018 | 18:14

I don't think the problem is with the chassis, it is with the electronics. We will start in a better way than past year. Pre-season testing between November and February though reveals mixed reactions for the Yamaha, but we do expect both riders to make improvements as the season progresses.

by | March 17, 2018 | 15:53

The Kremlin's Peskov called the allegation that Putin was involved "a shocking and unforgivable breach of the diplomatic rules of decent behaviour", TASS news agency reported. It will also probe the attack on Yulia Skripal, it said in a statement on its website. The OPCW didn't elaborate on what action could be taken, but the British representative to the organization said earlier this week that British authorities and police are working to allow the OPCW to independently verify the type ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 15:52

The United States, France and Germany on Thursday (Friday NZT) formally backed Britain's claims that Russian Federation likely was responsible for the attack, calling it the "first offensive use of a nerve agent " in Europe since World War II.

by | March 17, 2018 | 15:40

Russia's Foreign Ministry summoned the British ambassador to Moscow on Saturday morning and told him that the diplomats had one week to leave Russian Federation. Moscow said its move was a response to Britain's "provocative actions" and "baseless accusations over the incident in Salisbury on March 4", referring to the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal with a nerve agent developed in the former Soviet Union.

by | March 17, 2018 | 15:03

During his presidency, Obama would routinely show up on ESPN to reveal his bracket . Last year, President Donald Trump did not fill out a bracket. On the men's side, Obama picks one 12-5 upset and two 11-6s, which is not exactly bold but is also fair and reasonable. Just because Barack Obama has a little bit more time to watch college basketball nowadays doesn't mean his NCAA Tournament bracket will be any better than when he was President.

by | March 17, 2018 | 15:00

Pakistan is reportedly considering the option of asking its diplomats to pull their children out of schools in India after the end of the current academic session in view of the diplomats' harassment row with India. Pakistan had earlier issued a note verbale to India on the matter while India too had issued a note verbale to Pakistan last week. "This is totally unacceptable", the official said.

by | March 17, 2018 | 14:52

A top Syrian Kurdish official, Fawza Yousef, said Syrian government border guards deployed along the border with two government-held villages to the southeast of Afrin , Nubl and Zahraa, to protect them. Turkey considers the Syrian Kurdish militia group to be "terrorists" while the US has relied on the group in the fight against the Islamic State group .

by | March 17, 2018 | 14:43

The ministry said it was also closing the British consulate in Saint Petersburg and withdrawing the right of the British Council, a body that promotes British culture and language, to operate in Russian Federation. "Our quarrel is with Putin's Kremlin, and with his decision - and we think it overwhelmingly likely that it was his decision - to direct the use of a nerve agent on the streets of the United Kingdom, on the streets of Europe for the first time since the Second World War", Johnson ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 14:39

The United States said Wednesday that Russian Federation was "responsible" for the nerve agent attack and urged the UN Security Council to hold Moscow accountable. presidential election. MI6 double agent Skripal and his daughter Yulia, 33, were found collapsed on a bench in Salisbury and remain in a critical condition.

by | March 17, 2018 | 14:40

Moscow has denied any involvement in the attempted murder of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter. On March 7 police say that the father and daughter have been poisoned by a highly toxic nerve agent. On Saturday, the Russian foreign ministry tweeted an RT interview with Alexander Shulgin, Russia's permanent representative to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), in which he suggested British authorities were "afraid".

by | March 17, 2018 | 14:35

Though, the news of her getting married took us by surprise, but speculations about her impending wedding were rife for quite sometime. Now it's being heard that she got married to her love of life Andrei Koscheev in an intimate affair at her home itself on March 12th only.

by | March 17, 2018 | 13:51

South Korea said on Friday it was seeking high-level talks this month with North Korea to prepare for a meeting regarding the denuclearization. They were apparently referring to the failure to get North Korea to abandon its nuclear development program.

by | March 17, 2018 | 13:49

Russian Federation has refused Britain's demands to explain how Novichok, a nerve agent first developed by the Soviet military, was used to strike down Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the southern English city of Salisbury. Speaking to the BBC earlier on Thursday, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said a sample of the nerve agent would be sent to the OPCW. "We wanted a better relationship and it is tragic that President Putin has chosen to act in this way", said May.

by | March 17, 2018 | 13:47

Following the inaugural session, Modi headed to Luwangshangbam to lay the foundation stones for Luwangpokpa Multi Sports Complex, National Sports University and freedom fighter Rani Gaidinliu Park at Mantripukhri. "I appeal to the scientists to spend at least 100 hours a year with 100 school students of Classes 9 to 11 to teach them the aspects of science". Modi said the country has to be "future ready" in implementing technologies vital for the growth and prosperity of the nation.

by | March 17, 2018 | 13:29

With their team 7-0 down overall, Besiktas finally came to life, grabbing a consolation goal by Vagner Love. If we can increase our final-third quality even more, they will provide and score even more goals and help to put right our away results.

by | March 17, 2018 | 13:24

The move follows the UK's expulsion of 23 Russian ambassadors earlier this week, after Russia failed to respond to a deadline set by Theresa May for Moscow to explain whether it was behind the attack. On Friday, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said it was "overwhelmingly likely" that Russian President Vladimir Putin had ordered the nerve agent attack .

by | March 17, 2018 | 13:21

The NEA spokesperson, Mahmoud El Sherif, who also serves as the deputy head of the authority, said that Egyptian embassies overseas witnessed a huge turnout from each country's Egyptian community. A total of 139 polling stations have been set up in Egyptian embassies and consulates in 124 countries. The final results of the first round will be announced on April 2.

by | March 17, 2018 | 13:11

Walmart's backing would fortify Flipkart as it faces its own challenge from Amazon. Walmart will vigorously defend itself against the claims, Hargrove added. That commission depends on the product. He alleges the company took actions that amounted to securities fraud, mail and/or wire fraud and ignored or slow-walked customer returns and remediation of marketplace glitches (including offensive items, like mugs with racist slogans, and mischaracterized third-party transactions).

by | March 17, 2018 | 12:44

Vladimir Dzhabarov, deputy chairman of the foreign affairs committee in the upper house of the Russian parliament, spoke Saturday after Russia ordered 23 British diplomats leave the country and that the British Council in Russia be closed.

by | March 17, 2018 | 12:16

Russian Federation insists it had no motive to target Skripal with what Britain says was a highly potent Soviet-designed nerve agent called Novichok, in the first such attack in Europe since World War II. there would be plausible deniability. He said nerve agents like Novichok are usually highly unstable and degrade quickly in the presence of moisture, but that if the agent was sealed in a tight container "it ought to be able to hang around".

by | March 17, 2018 | 11:56

Tillerson said at a State Department press briefing on Tuesday that his last official day as secretary of State would be March 31. In October , Trump tweeted: "I told Rex Tillerson , our wonderful Secretary of State, that he is wasting his time trying to negotiate with Little Rocket Man".

by | March 17, 2018 | 11:50

The leaders of UK, France, Germany and the United States said yesterday there was "no plausible alternative explanation" for the use of the Soviet-designed nerve agent . On Thursday, Ryabkov claimed Russian Federation had never developed anything like the alleged nerve agent, identified by the British as Novichok. "This is an excellent occasion for launching the anti-Russian campaign, but this is a short-sighted position that the United Kingdom has taken, as they will have to explain what ...