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Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan opt out of Nagpur Test due to personal reasons

Bhuvneshwar, Dhawan opt out of Nagpur Test due to personal reasons

Bhuvneshwar Kumar , who was adjudged Man-of-the-Match, took career-best 8/96 while Mohammed Shami returned match figures of 6/134. Dhawan, who missed out on a hundred by six runs in the second innings, confirming Bhuvneshwar's wedding asked him about the excitement he is going through.


Putin & Assad met in Sochi, Russia to discuss political process in Syria

Putin & Assad met in Sochi, Russia to discuss political process in Syria

Assad thanked Putin for Russia's help in fighting terrorism and maintaining Syria's territorial integrity, according to the transcript. The two leaders agree that military operation in Syria is coming to an end. Syria's President added that Damascus is ready to hold a dialogue with all who are interested in a political settlement in Syria. "Over this period great achievements were recorded both in the battlefield, as well as on the political level".


Top Chinese envoy on North Korea visit, Donald Trump hails 'big move'

Top Chinese envoy on North Korea visit, Donald Trump hails 'big move'

In July, North Korea successfully launched the country's first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), which had the capability of reaching the United States territory. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un guides the launch of a Hwasong-12 missile in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on September 16, 2017.


Government cancels sitting week for Senate to finish debating SSM in Australia

Government cancels sitting week for Senate to finish debating SSM in Australia

Opposition Leader Bill Shorten suspects the sitting week was cancelled in part to fend off renegade coalition MPs exploiting their government's depleted number to cross the floor and establish a banking inquiry. Mr Porter told ABC News Breakfast. "Because, if you can not control the floor of parliament, you can not control the country and Turnbull know this".


Three face no action over Gaia Pope death

Three face no action over Gaia Pope death

The 19-year-old, who has epilepsy and did not leave with her medication, vanished on the afternoon of 7 November. The discovery was made at around 3pm on Saturday by specialist search teams on land south of Swanage - close to where clothing positively identified as belonging to the teenager was found on Thursday.


Mugabe's end game: How the president could leave power

Mugabe's end game: How the president could leave power

Now people in the country are said to be anxious about their country's fate, with more protests planned to put pressure on Mugabe to quit. Army commander Constantine Chiwenga said protesting students and the veterans should respect the progress made, which could lead to sacked former vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa returning to Harare .