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ICC investigating Moeen Ali's Gaza wristbands

Moeen Ali likely to face disciplinary action for wearing 'Save Gaza' wristband (Photo: AP)

England cricketer Moeen Ali risked disciplinary action after the International Cricket Council (ICC) said they were "investigating" his decision to wear wristbands in support of Gaza during the third

‘Israel can lose on PR but not security’

Every Palestinian civilian’s death costs Israel in its fight for world opinion, but the Jewish state must not cede its security for the sake of public relations, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netany

Renowned Italian tenor Bergonzi dies aged 90

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Italian tenor Carlo Bergonzi, considered one of the most authoritative interpreters of Verdi’s operas, has died at the age of 90.

Black boxes of Air Algerie jet to be sent to France

A French embassy spokesman says black boxes from the Air Algerie plane that crashed last week in northern Mali will be transferred to France for analysis.

Russia cries foul over McDonald’s calories

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Nearly a quarter-century after McDonald’s startled and delighted Soviets with their first taste of American fast-food culture, the company is now facing a suit that could ban it from selling some of i

Up the Down Staircase author dies at 103

Bel Kaufman, the witty and spirited fiction writer, educator and storyteller whose hugely popular book, Up the Down Staircase, captured the insanity and the humour, the pathos and the poetry of the Am

5 things to know about England-India 3rd Test

India will be keen to maintain thei good form as they face England in the third Test at Southampton. Photo: AP

After England's last-day batting collapse against India in the second Test at Lord's, the pressure and scrutiny on captain Alastair Cook seems to be reaching its peak.

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Teen pilot dies attempting record

abar Suleman and son Haris Suleman, 17, stand next to their plane at an airport in Greenwood, -AP

A US teenager who was attempting to set a record for an around-the-world flight has died in a crash over the Pacific Ocean, a family has spokeswoman said.

Manchester United beat Galaxy

Wayne Rooney (centre) of Manchester United celebrates with Ander Herrera (left) and Danny Welbeck (right) -AFP

van Gaal begins with a bang as United score big win

In Gurez, at the upper edge of northern Kashmir Valley, a serene calm prevails along the Line of Control. The undulating rhythms of the Kishanganga river that rolls through bowl-shaped valleys surrounded by the Himalayas on all four sides put Switzerland to shame.

Besides controlling food inflation, the most challenging task before Narendra Modi is to create jobs for millions of young men and women, some of whom were responsible for his resounding victory in the elections. It is one thing to promise jobs and another to actually create them.