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Kohli double century puts India in command of 2nd Test

Kohli double century puts India in command of 2nd Test

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin then got in on the act, dismissing Niroshan Dickwella, Dasun Shanaka and Rangana Herath cheaply to reach 299 wickets in tests, one shy of overtaking former Australian fast bowler Dennis Lillee as the fastest to 300 wickets in the longest format.


Husband Killer Sent to Suleja Prison

Husband Killer Sent to Suleja Prison

She was arraigned on charges bordering on culpable homicide, which is punishable by death under section 221 of the Penal Code Law. Following her not guilty plea, Idachaba then prayed the court for a date for the commencement of trial. Bello was allegedly stabbed to death by his wife, Maryam Sanda over allegations of infidelity after she read a text message on his phone. Maryam Sanda covers her face with a green scarf to prevent being photographed by the media.


Metro fare hike costs 3 lakh passengers per day

Metro fare hike costs 3 lakh passengers per day

On the other hand, the DMRC has another story to tell. It said daily ridership had gone up in November, though it didn't share the figures. The daily average passengers have been brought down to 24.2 lakh in October from 27.4 lakh in September, The Indian Express reported .


In US, 4 in 10 cancers due to 'modifiable risk'

In US, 4 in 10 cancers due to 'modifiable risk'

Smoking rates have plummeted, for example, while obesity rates have risen dramatically. A similar study from 1981 in the United Kingdom showed that almost two-thirds of all cancer deaths were attributable to these same factors. "Our findings emphasize the continued need for widespread implementation of known preventative measures...to reduce the morbidity and premature mortality from cancers associated with potentially modifiable risk factors", the authors said in a statement .


Atiku Dumps APC, Says

Atiku Dumps APC, Says "Party Has Failed Nigerians"

Top members of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, have reacted to the news of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar's exit from the All Progressive Congress, APC. "It has even gone beyond them to institute a regime of a draconian clampdown on all forms of democracy within the party and the government it produced, " he added.


Possible Explosion Was Detected Near Missing Argentine Sub's Last Location

Possible Explosion Was Detected Near Missing Argentine Sub's Last Location

The object was spotted during a flight by the P-8A Poseidon, taking part in a the huge sea and air search for the ARA San Juan . He described the blast, which was detected around the same time that the submarine sent its last signal last week, as "abnormal, singular, short, violent" and "non-nuclear".