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'Tarzan' franchise rights acquired by Sony

Washington [US], October 1 (ANI): Sony Pictures has acquired film rights to 'Tarzan' in a deal with the estate of ...


We are very confident and sure about what we have been doing: Rahul Dravid

Guwahati [Assam], October 1 (ANI): India head coach Rahul Dravid on Saturday affirmed that the team clearly understands what it ...


Mumbai customs officials seize cocaine worth Rs 4.9 cr hidden inside sandal

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 1 (ANI): Mumbai Airport Customs Officials arrested a woman passenger at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International ...


He bowled a fantastic last over against SA: India head coach Rahul Dravid backs pacer Harshal Patel

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 1 (ANI): India head coach Rahul Dravid on Saturday backed the out-of-form fast bowler Harshal Patel ...


Bumrah not yet officially ruled out of T20 World Cup: Rahul Dravid

Guwahati (Assam)[India], October 1 (ANI): Just like BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, Indian head coach Rahul Dravid is not ready to ...


Suryakumar is probably best T20 batter at the moment: South Africa's Wayne Parnell

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 1 (ANI): Ahead of the second T20I against India on Sunday, South Africa all-rounder Wayne Parnell ...


Confidence replaces hope for Sri Lanka as they head to Australia for T20 WC after Asia Cup win

Colombo [Sri Lanka], October 1 (ANI): In a massive change of fortunes, confidence has replaced hopes for Sri Lanka as ...


Australian women's team creates history, records highest lead margin by any team across all formats in ICC Rankings

Dubai [UAE], October 1 (ANI): Australian women's team established a record margin at the top of ICC Women's ODI Rankings, ...


MLB roundup: Mariners clinch first playoff bid since 2001

Pinch hitter Cal Raleigh hit a tiebreaking, walk-off home run with two outs in the ninth inning as the Seattle ...


Clayton Kershaw dominates as Dodgers rout Rockies

Clayton Kershaw threw six scoreless innings and Cody Bellinger hit a three-run home run as the Los Angeles Dodgers rolled ...


Chinese marathon runners gain inspiration from Kenyan peers

© Provided by Xinhua Kenya's success in long-distance running has long been sought by people from many parts of the ...


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US claims American-JetBlue alliance is anti-competitive

BOSTON, Massachusetts: The U.S. Justice Department has asked a Boston judge to force American Airlines and JetBlue Airways to scrap ...

Abortion regardless of marital status legalized by India's top court

NEW DELHI, India: In a decision widely hailed by women's rights activists, India's top court upheld the right of a ...

Another delay for US moon rocket as hurricane approaches Florida

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: NASA has announced that it will roll its giant moon rocket, the Space Launch System, off its ...

Boarding up windows, stacking sandbags as hurricane nears Florida

MIAMI, Florida: As Hurricane Ian crashes across the Caribbean, bringing high winds and torrential rains, Florida residents are scrambling to ...

After Roger Waters urges end to support for Ukraine, concert canceled

KRAKOW, Poland: Organizers said an April Roger Waters concert planned in Krakow, Poland, has been canceled due to Waters' support ...

Israeli forces in West Bank given green light to use drones for assassinations

TEL AVIV, Israel - The Israeli army has approved using drones to carry out assassinations in the West Bank.The extraordinary ...

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Uganda Seeks Ebola Funding Amid Exposure of 65 Health Workers

Kampala, Uganda - The World Health Organization and Ugandan authorities are seeking nearly $18 million to help contain the Ebola ...

We are very confident and sure about what we have been doing: Rahul Dravid

Guwahati [Assam], October 1 (ANI): India head coach Rahul Dravid on Saturday affirmed that the team clearly understands what it ...

He bowled a fantastic last over against SA: India head coach Rahul Dravid backs pacer Harshal Patel

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 1 (ANI): India head coach Rahul Dravid on Saturday backed the out-of-form fast bowler Harshal Patel ...

Bumrah not yet officially ruled out of T20 World Cup: Rahul Dravid

Guwahati (Assam)[India], October 1 (ANI): Just like BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, Indian head coach Rahul Dravid is not ready to ...

Suryakumar is probably best T20 batter at the moment: South Africa's Wayne Parnell

Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 1 (ANI): Ahead of the second T20I against India on Sunday, South Africa all-rounder Wayne Parnell ...

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US 50 states agree to standardized connections at EV charging stations

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Transportation has approved the electric vehicle charging station plans in all 50 American states, ...


China prepares wide-body C919 jet for passenger service

BEIJING, China: During a ceremony this week, China certified its C919 narrow-body passenger jet, which is part of the country's ...


U.S. stocks sold off sharply, Nasdaq Composite drops 162 points

NEW YORK, New York - It was another volatile day on Wall Street on Friday as investors weighed up more ...


US capital goods orders rise 1.3% in August, surprising experts

WASHINGTON D.C.: New orders for U.S.-manufactured capital goods in August increased more than expected, indicating that businesses are still keen ...


Asian stocks close out month and quarter on dismal note

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stocks closed out the month and the quarter on a dismal note Friday."The 'troubling triad' ...


With eye on competition, Tata Motors selling $10,000 EV in India

NEW DELHI, India: As it seeks to attract more buyers, Tata Motors, the country's only electric vehicle maker, has introduced ...


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