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Cricket world champions to get $4 mn
Dubai, Nov 10 (IANS) The total prize money of the 2015 World Cup would be $10 million, an increase of nearly 20 percent over the previous edition of the tournament four years ago, according to the International Cricket Council (ICC) Board, which also decided to use the Decision Review System (DRS) in all 49 matches of the tournament.

Monday, November 10, 2014 8:38:05 PM

Junior Indian men's Skeet team wins Asian gold
Al Ain (UAE), Nov 9 (IANS) The junior men's Skeet squad led by Anantjeet Naruka bagged India's fifth gold at the fourth Asian Shotgun Championship here Sunday.

Sunday, November 09, 2014 8:42:08 PM

ICC to take steps to prevent repeat of tour cancellations
Dubai, Nov 9 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) and all its Member Boards here Sunday decided to take steps to prevent tour cancellations, keeping in mind the recent pullout by the West Indies of their tour of India.

Sunday, November 09, 2014 8:18:03 PM

Iran, EU, US meet in Oman for n-talks
Muscat, Nov 9 (IANS) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, US Secretary of State John Kerry and European Union's (EU) nuclear coordinator Catherine Ashton started their tripartite talks here Sunday.

Sunday, November 09, 2014 3:16:21 PM

WHO team to inspect Ebola prevention in Bahrain
Manama, Nov 9 (IANS) A World Health Organisation (WHO) team will embark on a visit to Bahrain Sunday to assess its readiness to deal with the Ebola disease, a Bahraini health official said Saturday.

Sunday, November 09, 2014 2:38:03 AM

Saudi police arrest 33 on terror charges
Riyadh, Nov 8 (IANS) The police in Saudi Arabia Saturday arrested 33 people with reported links to a terror attack that killed five people earlier this week, a media report said.

Saturday, November 08, 2014 8:18:05 PM

Saudi Arabia to act against more hostile TV channels
Riyadh, Nov 8 (IANS) Saudi Arabia is set to take action against a few satellite TV channels found to be broadcasting programmes hostile to the government and civilians, media reported Saturday.

Saturday, November 08, 2014 2:16:15 PM

Zimbabwean spinner reported for suspected illegal bowling action
Dubai, Nov 8 (IANS) Zimbabwe off-spinner Malcolm Waller has been reported for a suspected illegal bowling action during his side's defeat in the second cricket Test against Bangladesh in Khulna.

Saturday, November 08, 2014 12:32:07 PM

Pakistan aim to consolidate third position in Test rankings
Dubai, Nov 8 (IANS) Third-ranked Pakistan have a chance to reduce the gap further on second-ranked Australia in the ICC Test Team Rankings when they face New Zealand in the three-Test series that starts at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi Sunday.

Saturday, November 08, 2014 11:30:04 AM

WHO outlines safe burial protocol for Ebola victims
Geneva, Nov 8 (IANS) The World Health Organisation (WHO) has unveiled a new WHO protocol for safe and dignified burials of people who die from the Ebola virus, emphasising the inclusion of family members and encouraging religious rites as an essential part of the burial process.

Saturday, November 08, 2014 3:22:17 AM

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