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Frustrated Bumrah kicks 30-yard markers in 2nd ODI
Sydney, Nov 30 (IANS) Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah's rough patch in ODI cricket has continued into India's ongoing series against Australia and his frustration showed in the second game at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday. An image of Bumrah kicking the markers for the 30-yard circle while fielding has gone viral on Twitter.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Seven demands access to correspondence between CA, BCCI
Sydney, Nov 30 (IANS) Seven West Media has demanded access to correspondence between Cricket Australia (CA) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) with relation to an alleged changed schedule of India's ongoing tour of Australia.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Goa draw 1-1 with NorthEast, search for win continues
Margao (Goa), Nov 30 (IANS) FC Goa's search for a first win this season continues after their 1-1 draw against NorthEast United in the Indian Super League (ISL) at the Fatorda Stadium on Monday. Igor Angulo scored just three minutes after NorthEast went ahead through a penalty that was successfully converted by Idrissa Sylla.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Zambia,Sports,Football
Perera's 97 powers Jaffna to big win in LPL
Hambantota (Sri Lanka), Nov 30 (IANS) Jaffna Stallions defeated Dambulla Viking by 66 runs in a Lanka Premier League T20 match here on Monday.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Sports,Cricket
Jennifer Lawrence's family-owned summer camp destroyed by 'horrible fire'
Los Angeles, Nov 30 (IANS) A summer camp run by the family of Hollywood star Jennifer Lawrence has been destroyed by fire. Camp Hi-Ho as the property is known, is located in Simpsonville, Kentucky.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Biden announces 'crisis tested' economic team, Neera Tanden to head Budget office
New York, Nov 30 (IANS) US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced key members of his "crisis tested" economic team including Janet Yellen as Secretary of the Treasury, Neera Tanden as Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Wally Adeyemo as Deputy Secretary of the Treasury.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Diaspora,Politics
Italian watchdog fines Apple 10mn euros over waterproofing claims
London, Nov 30 (IANS) The Italian anti-trust watchdog on Monday slapped a fine of 10 million euros on Apple for unfair commercial practices related to water-resistant claims in iPhones that date back to 2017.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Technology,Immigration/Law/Rights
Moderna asking US, European regulators to greenlight Covid-19 vax
New York, Nov 30 (IANS) Moderna Inc, which has reported its Covid-19 vaccine is 94 per cent effective, on Monday announced it is filing with US and European regulators for emergency use authorisation.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
Researchers find fast-moving gas flowing away from star
London, Nov 30 (IANS) A unique stage of planetary system evolution has been imaged by astronomers, showing fast-moving carbon monoxide gas flowing away from a star system over 400 light years away.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Science/Tech
Shazam offering up to five months' free Apple Music subscription
San Francisco, Nov 30 (IANS) Apple is offering up to a five months' free trial of Apple Music to new users with the offer available through the company's Shazam music identification app.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Chadwick Boseman gets special tribute from Marvel
Los Angeles, Nov 30 (IANS) The late Hollywood star Chadwick Boseman has been honoured with a new opening montage in the original Black Panther, highlighting his appearance in the title role.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Deep learning can predict breast cancer risk
New York, Nov 30 (IANS) Researchers have developed a deep learning model that identifies imaging biomarkers on screening mammograms to predict a patient's risk for developing breast cancer with greater accuracy than traditional risk assessment tools.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Women at higher risk of heart attack death than men: Study
Toronto, Nov 30 (IANS) Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed that women face a 20 per cent increased risk of developing heart failure or dying after the first severe heart attack compared to men.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Canada,Health/Medicine
Ryan Reynolds shares glimpse of sci-fi biggie 'The Adam Project'
Los Angeles, Nov 30 (IANS) Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds has shared a glimpse of the world of his upcoming film, The Adam Project, saying he is happy to reunite with Director Shawn Levy.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion,Hollywood
Call for Covid-19 studies to focus on mucosal immunity
New York, Nov 30 (IANS) Researchers have stressed that more Covid-19 studies should be devoted to how immunity to coronavirus emerges in the mucous membranes of the nose and mouth.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
S.Korea to toughen quarantine measures
Seoul, Nov 30 (IANS) South Korea on Monday announced its decision to toughen quarantine measures amid rising concerns over a third wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.
2020-11-30
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Xiaomi Mi 11 to be launched in Jan 2021: Report
Beijing, Nov 30 (IANS) Xiaomi Mi 10, Mi 10 Pro flagship phones went official in February this year. A new report claims that the smartphone maker may announce the Xiaomi Mi 11 as well as Mi 11 Pro in January 2021.
2020-11-30
Category: International, China,Technology
Halsey slams Grammys, calls for transparency
Los Angeles, Nov 30 (IANS) After being snubbed at the Grammy nominations this year, American singer-songwriter Halsey has called out the nomination process, criticising it for being about more than just releasing quality music or cultural impact.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
British mercenaries probed over SL war crimes: Report
London, Nov 30 (IANS) The Metropolitan Police have launched a probe into British mercenaries over their alleged involvement in the decades-long Sri Lankan civil war, a media report said on Monday.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Amazon workers in Germany set to hold another strike: Report
Berlin, Nov 30 (IANS) In an attempt to disrupt Black Friday order processing, trade union Ver.di (United Service Union) has called on workers at an Amazon warehouse in Germany to hold their second strike in a span of less than a week, the media reported.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Germany,Business/Economy,Technology
Death toll reaches 8 in attempted SL prison break
Colombo, Nov 30 (IANS) The death toll in an attempted prison break from a maximum-security prison in Mahara, on the outskirts of Sri Lanka's capital Colombo, has increased to eight, while 45 others were injured, police said on Monday.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Launch of Soyuz rocket rescheduled due to bad weather
Moscow, Nov 30 (IANS) The launch of a Russian Soyuz-ST-A rocket with Falcon Eye 2 satellite for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ben postponed until December 1 due to bad weather, Director General of Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin announced on Monday.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Russian Federation,Science/Tech
UK Foreign Secy concerned about situation in Iran n-scientist's murder
London, Nov 30 (IANS) UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab have expressed concerns over the situation in Iran, as well as the Middle Eastern region, in the wake of the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, Tehran's top nuclear scientist.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Americans urged to get tested following Thanksgiving
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) US top health officials have called on Americans who had travelled during the recent Thanksgiving holiday to get tested for the novel coronavirus in an effort to contain its spread in the already worst-hit country.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Politics
French court orders govt to ease Covid-19 curbs on religious services
Paris, Nov 30 (IANS) France's highest administrative court has ordered the government to rethink a 30-person attendance limit for religious services to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.
2020-11-30
Category: International, France,Politics
Kim Jong-un holds meeting to discuss Party Congress preps
Seoul, Nov 30 (IANS) North Korean leader Kim Jong-un held a Politburo meeting to discuss plans and preparations for the upcoming eighth Party Congress slated for January 2021, state media reported on Monday.
2020-11-30
Category: International, South Korea,Politics
Aus vs Ind: Labuschagne puts up hand to open in Warner's absence
Sydney, Nov 30 (IANS) Right-handed Australia batsman Marnus Labuschagne has stated that he would "love" open the innings in the final ODI against India if asked to in absence of David Warner.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Syrian delegations to start new round of constitutional talks
Geneva, Nov 30 (IANS) The latest round of Syrian constitutional talks, aimed at writing a new Constitution to pave the way for a political solution for the decade-long conflict in the country, will begin in Geneva on Monday, a UN envoy said.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Politics
Researchers to explore how vitamin D affects Covid-19
New York, Nov 30 (IANS) After several studies linked high vitamin D supplementation with reduced Covid-19 effects, now researchers from Penn State University in the US, to study whether vitamin D could help people ward off or reduce symptoms caused by coronavirus.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,National,Health/Medicine
Over 164,000 people displaced in Yemen this year: IOM
Sanaa, Nov 30 (IANS) The International Organization for Migration (IOM) said that more than 164,000 people have been displaced since the beginning of this year in Yemen, which has been witnessing a bloody conflict for nearly six years.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Yemen,Politics
Jared Kushner to visit Saudi Arabia, Qatar: Report
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) Jared Kushner, senior White House adviser and US President Donald Trump's son-in-law, will visit Saudi Arabia and Qatar in the coming days in an effort to "resolve the dispute between the Gulf countries", a media report said.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Politics
Biden picks Indian-American Neera Tanden to head powerful budget office: Reports
New York, Nov 30 (IANS) Joe Biden, who is to become US President in January, has picked Indian-American Neera Tanden, a controversial close confidante of the Clintons, to head the powerful White House Office of Management and Budget, according to several media reports.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Diaspora,Politics
LG begins trials for indoor robot delivery service
Seoul, Nov 30 (IANS) LG Electronics has started trials for its indoor robot called Cloi Servebot that can carry up to 15 kgs of items in its three drawers and deliver them efficiently and hygienically to its destination without remote control.
2020-11-30
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
Secularism is one of the principles in our Constitution: B'desh Minister
Dhaka, Nov 30 (IANS) Secularism is one of the principles in Bangladesh's constitution and Sheikh Hasina-led government has been working tirelessly to ensure the equal rights of people of all religions, said the newly-appointed State Minister for Religious affairs, Md Faridul Haque Khan.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Bangladesh,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Samsung working on devices with triple folds, rollable displays
Seoul, Nov 30 (IANS) Samsung is reportedly working on new devices with a triple-folding screen and a rollable display.
2020-11-30
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
EU, UK entering 'last week or so' of substantive negotiations
London, Nov 30 (IANS) UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said that Brexit negotations with the European Union (EU) were entering "the last week or so" of "substantive" talks before the transition period ends on December 31.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Israel ratifies aviation, science cooperation deals with UAE
Te Aviv, Nov 30 (IANS) The Israeli Cabinet has ratified two deals to promote aviation and science cooperation with the United Arab Emirates (UAE), following the US-brokered historic normalisation accord.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Politics
China's Chang'e-5 probe prepares to land on moon
Beijing, Nov 30 (IANS) China's Chang'e-5 probe is preparing for a soft landing on the moon to undertake the country's first collection of samples from an extraterrestrial body, it was announced on Monday.
2020-11-30
Category: International, China,Politics,Science/Tech
Annual Santa Parade held in New Zeaaland
Auckland, Nov 30 (IANS) Tens of thousands of people lined up in Auckland to celebrate New Zealand's largest Santa Parade despite rainy weather and fears around the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-11-30
Category: International, New Zealand,Politics
Fauci warns of 'surge upon a surge' in US Covid-19 cases
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) Anthony Fauci, America's top infectious diseases expert, has warned that the US might witness a "surge upon a surge" of new coronavirus cases cases in the weeks after Thanksgiving due to cold weather and travel.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Apple iPhone 12 series sales estimated at 6 lakh in S Korea
Seoul, Nov 30 (IANS) Apple 's iPhone 12 models have drawn a keen response in South Korea, with sales of the newest models estimated to be some 600,000 since their launch late last month, industry sources said on Monday, almost on par with the feat of Samsung flagship models.
2020-11-30
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
UK bans installation of Huawei 5G telecom gear from Sep 2021
London, Nov 30 (IANS) The UK government announced on Monday that the Chinese telecom giant Huawei will not be able to install its 5G equipments in the country from September 2021.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Technology
Senegal World Cup hero Papa Bouba Diop dies aged 42
London, Nov 30 (IANS) Legendary Senegal midfielder Papa Bouba Diop has passed away at the age of 42.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Football
Cyber Monday offers cool discounts on electronics, phones on top
San Francisco, Nov 30 (IANS) After witnessing a massive spending during Black Friday and Thanksgiving Day in the US, the last day of the first holiday season sale called Cyber Monday was also set to break records in the pandemic where online shopping has been a blessing.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Modi condoles Rajasthan BJP leader's demise
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed grief over the death of Kiran Maheshwari, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader from Rajasthan.
2020-11-30
Category: International, India,Politics
'Restrictions on IAEA inspections in Iran require approval of higher authorities'
Tehran, Nov 30 (IANS) Behrouz Kamalvandi, spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, said that any restrictions on the international monitoring of the country's nuclear program require the approval of "higher instances".
2020-11-30
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
Apple to open second retail store in S Korea
Seoul, Nov 30 (IANS) Apple on Monday said it will open a new store in South Korea, expanding its presence in the country dominated by local tech giant Samsung Electronics.
2020-11-30
Category: International, South Korea,Technology
Diego Maradona's personal doctor under investigation
Buenos Aires, Nov 30 (IANS) Diego Maradona's personal doctor is under investigation for possible manslaughter after the football legend's death last week, Argentine prosecutors have said.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Costa Rica,Sports,Football
Warner, Cummins to miss remaining white-ball games against India
Sydney, Nov 30 (IANS) Australia opener David Warner has been ruled out of the remaining white-ball matches against India after injuring his groin during the second ODI of the ongoing three-match series.
2020-11-30
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Recount of presidential votes in Wisconsin ends, reaffirms Biden's win
Washington, Nov 30 (IANS) US President-elect Joe Biden's win in Wisconsin has been reaffirmed after two of the state's largest counties completed the recount of the ballots cast in the November 3 presidential election, with just a little change in the tally.
2020-11-30
Category: International, United States,Politics