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Pakistan set South Africa 207 to win

The loss of six wickets for 49 runs, including three run-outs, gave Pakistan hope of an improbable success. SOUTH AFRICA: Dane van Niekerk (captain), Trisha Chetty, Moseline Daniels, Marizanne Kapp, Ayabonga Khaka, Masabata Klaas, Shabnim Ismail, Nadine de Klerk, Lizelle Lee, Sune Luus, Raisibe Ntozhake, Mignon du Preez, Andrie Steyn, Chloe Tryon and Laura Wolfvaardt. Read More »

N Korea accuses US of 'smear campaign' over student's death

An article published by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA ) said North Korea was never cruel to Warmbier neither did they torture him. Rodman, a self-described "friend for life" of North Korea strongman Kim Jong Un , arrived in Pyongyang on June 12, the same day Warmbier was released from prison in a coma-like state and had to be carried onto a jet back to the U.S. Read More »

London flats evacuated over fire fears


Residents say they were given little notice and were forced to seek emergency shelter. Some refused to leave their high-rise apartments. A fire engine is parked outside Burnham block, part of the Chalcots Estate in the borough of Camden, north London, Saturday June 24, 2017, after the local council evacuated some 650 homes overnight. Read More »

Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated tomorrow

Mafat Lal Patel one of the founders of Patel Brothers, the best-known desi grocery chain across the United States says, "We have not just Indian and Pakistani employees but also Malaysian Muslims who feel equally at ease celebrating the festival with us". Read More »

Oil tanker explosion kills more than 123 in Pakistan


Almost 100 people were injured, with most suffering burns to upward of 80 per cent of their bodies, officials said . Rizwan Naseer, Director of Punjab provincial rescue services, said numerous bodies were badly burnt and beyond recognition. Read More »

Senate Health Care Bill Hangs In The Balance As 5 Lawmakers Waver

But with five senators opposing the draft , its chance of passage is in question. Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) said Friday that he can not support Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's health-care bill without changes to it, becoming the fifth GOP senator to take that position since the bill was released on Thursday. Read More »

Presidential Election: Opposition asks 'secular forces' to support Meira Kumar


Nitish Kumar's JD-U was the first one to back out of the meeting saying they will support NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind . Apart from JD (U), other regional parties like the BJD and YSR Congress have also extended support to Kovind . She was chosen after a party meeting that included 17 opposition parties. Kovind, the former governor of Bihar was selected by the NDA for the Presidential race last week. Read More »

Russia recalls its ambassador in Washington


The report cited "three individuals familiar with the decision" as well as a farewell reception for the ambassador that is being sponsored by the US-Russia Business Council and is scheduled to take place on July 11 at the St. In the report, the Post referenced anonymous U.S. officials briefed on intelligence reports. Russian Federation is planning to recall its US ambassador linked to investigations to Russia's alleged attempt to interfere in the presidential election. Read More »

An Arkansas prison inmate recaptured after 32 years


The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, citing corrections department records, reported that Dishman was sentenced in December 1984 and would have been eligible for parole in December 1987. Dishman escaped May 28, 1985, from a facility while serving a sentence on burglary and theft of property charges. The department initially spelled Dishman's first name as Stephen. Read More »

Cory Bernardi's Australian Conservatives secures Victorian DLP MP Rachel Carling-Jenkins


Senator Bernardi launched the Australian Conservatives Party after leaving the federal Liberal Party. "Press Conference to be held at 10:30am at Parliament House", the post read. Mr Bernardi told reporters he would be happy for his former Liberal colleagues in Victoria and federally to join the party. "Anyone who shares our values and thinks they would be a good fit, I'm absolutely happy to entertain that". Read More »

Air bag maker Takata bankruptcy expected Monday in Japan, US

Takata Corp . has filed for bankruptcy protection after faulty air bags made by the company were linked to more than a dozen deaths and led to the biggest recall in automotive history. Another $125 million will go to victims and Takata will pay a $25 million fine to the USA government. Attorneys for those injured by the inflators worry that $125 million won't be enough to fairly compensate victims, many of whom have serious facial injuries from metal shrapnel. Read More »

GOP Senators Lay Out Demands on Health Bill

Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell wants to hold a vote on the bill before the July 4th recess, most likely next Thursday. Nevada senator Dean Heller has become the fifth Republican to come out in opposition to the current draft version of the Senate healthcare bill . Read More »

Accam has hat trick and assist, Fire top Orlando City 4-1


I think that's kind of what we're trying to build, a lot of running off the ball and creating a lot of space for each other". Then, in the eighth minute Accam got his second, latching onto a ball over the top from Bastian Schweinsteiger and rounding Bednik to double the lead before completing his hat-trick from the spot. Read More »

Robert Mueller clarifies Trump-Russia investigation boundaries with Congress

Flynn. The admission threw a new twist into allegations, fed by Mr Comey's own claims, that Mr Trump wanted the Federal Bureau of Investigation to pull back on its probe into the Russian Federation scandal. Ben Cardin, ranking Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told Reuters the change did not appear to substantively alter the legislation and that staff was reviewing it to determine how to move ahead. Read More »

By backing Kovind, Nitish has put job, Grand Alliance at risk


The opposition last week named Kumar, a Dalit leader from Bihar and former minister, as its candidate against former Bihar governor and Dalit activist Kovind, who was likely to succeed Pranab Mukherjee as the president because of the NDA's strength in Parliament and state assemblies. Read More »

Major cases, retirement rumors as high court term ends


Kennedy, who has been on the bench since 1988, is widely considered one of the most important of the nine justices, having cast the swing vote in the court's rulings on major issues, including same-sex marriage and Citizens United . Kennedy and his clerks were gathering over the weekend for a reunion that was pushed up a year and helped spark talk he might be leaving the court. In the same term, Kennedy pivoted on the issue of affirmative action when he voted for the first time in favor ... Read More »

Man charged after death of Northern Ireland man


Mr Hewison was bailed with conditions. The incident happened at approximately 2.15am during an altercation on Lower Strand Street in the town. Noel Hewison in court. The case has been adjourned to a sitting of the court on 25 July. Gardaí say a postmortem by Deputy State Pathologist Dr Linda Mulligan will determine the course of their investigation into Mr Rice's death. Read More »

South Africa edge out Pakistan in thriller

They laid the foundations in the field by holding Pakistan to 206 for eight in their full 50 overs. Only reigning world champions Australia had previously made a success of chasing a bigger target in a women's one-day worldwide. "We were 20 runs short but the bowlers came chipping in with wonderful overs but there were a couple of missed catches". "We're not defending champions like Australia, World T20 holders like West Indies and we don't have the weight of being the hosting nation and ... Read More »

AP analysis indicates Idaho district lines favor Republicans


The Associated Press used a mathematical formula called the "efficiency gap" to analyze the results of 4,700 state House and Assembly seats up for election previous year. After the November election, 59 Republicans control the Idaho House , which has 11 Democrats. The Republican tilt last fall was close to the median amount among all states analyzed. Read More »

Ryu So-yeon Claims Second LPGA Tour Win This Season


Ryu, who won the year's first major at the ANA Inspiration, lies just.489 points behind top-ranked Ariya Jutanugarn, who is absent this week. "I didn't expect two good things coming together". "But this is golf. I shot 10 under on Saturday and so that means someone had a chance to shoot 10 under today". "Obviously, I feel good", said Ashok, who joins Simi Mehra as the only Indian women to hold LPGA Tour cards. Read More »

Wanted GA inmates CAPTURED after chase in TN


That's when authorities say Dubose and Rowe overpowered and killed two corrections officers on a prison transport bus near Eatonton, Ga. The Bedford County Sheriff's Office told WSMV law enforcement stopped the auto on Interstate 24 near the Epps Mill Road exit. Read More »

Donald Trump ends iftar dinner tradition

It was since then that the tradition was followed by all the reigning presidents. On the day of Eid-ul-Fitr, morning prayers are said and people pay family visits and celebrate with feasts. "With Muslims around the world, the United States renews our commitment to honor these values". Reports from London said new moon could not be sighted anywhere in United Kingdom on Saturday. Read More »