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ICC approves major changes to cricket laws

From October 1, if an LBW decision is decided by the "umpire's call", then it will not cost teams a review. Also, the minimum standards for the review system have been identified with the mandatory usage of ball tracking and edge detection technology.

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C38 lifts off with 31 satellites

The co-passenger satellites includes a nano satellite designed and developed by the Noorul Islam University in Kanyakumari district of Tamil Nadu. Modi said in a tweet, "Congratulations to Isro on its 40th successful Polar satellite launch carrying 31 satellites from 15 countries".

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538 institutional investors are raising stakes in Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.'s P/E stands at 20.01, while the P/S is at 0.77 and earnings per share this year of -4.50%. Analysts' mean recommendation for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th were given a $0.375 dividend. This represents a $1.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.96%.

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Defending Senate Repeal Effort, Trump Trashes Obamacare

The CBO estimates that the House bill would leave 23 million more Americans without health insurance but cut the federal deficit by $110 billion over 10 years. "No argument against Trumpcare is more eloquent than the grave consequences it means in people's lives", she wrote colleagues. The bill would create a new system of federal tax credits to help people buy health insurance, while offering states the ability to drop numerous benefits required by the ACA.

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Lions and All Blacks coaches find consensus after 1st test

And I mean down and dirty in the most respectful way. "And I thought that was a little bit unsafe". "If your tight five operate and do their job, then everyone else can play". "I think we caught them completely by surprise by playing off nine as opposed to 10". "We need to learn from that and make sure we're better in that area next week".

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International Yoga Day: Jawans perform yoga at Ladakh in -25°C weather

The experience was jointly organised by the Embassy of India, Beijing Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC) and Yogi Yoga, a popular yoga school. The CM informed them about the benefits of the yoga and how essential it is for spiritual healing. "There are many countries which do not know our language, traditions or culture, but the entire world is getting connected with us because of yoga".

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125-pound Mastiff named Martha crowned world's ugliest dog

A 16-year-old Brussels Giffon-pug mix named Moe, who was also the oldest in the competition, took second place. The California crowd was cheering for Martha from the beginning of the contest but she could not care less. Third position went to a 14-year-old Chinese Crested-Harke mix named Chase. The homely hounds and their humans arrived hours before the show to socialize and size up the competition.

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Kevin Feige: Spider-Man Is Only Sony Franchise In Marvel Cinematic Universe

The other project is Silver & Black, which will bring together on screen Silver Sable and Black Cat but in the end, we know that Sony dreams of a movie Sinister Six since its films The Amazing Spider-Man. And Holland himself weighed in on his adventures making the film. Based on their reactions, this might be the Spider-Man film we've been waiting for.

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The great Muslim civil war -- and us

Russian Federation is the most powerful ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, and the rare air-to-air encounter prompted Moscow to suspend a de-confliction hotline with the US-led coalition, created to prevent any accidents in the skies over Syria.

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G7 Italy summit ends without U.S. pledge on Paris climate pact

Mr. Trump announced earlier this month that the USA will bow out of the global effort to avert the worst impacts of climate change, saying the Paris agreement would create job losses in the American coal, oil and natural gas industries, and in the manufacturing sector.

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The World's Ugliest Dog Has Just Been Named

Since her win, Martha's become something of a social media star and has also been booked to appear on The Today Show in NY. According to BBC , she can now see again after several surgeries. Numerous contestants are adopted. Fans of dogs who are amusing looking or, as some may call them, oddly attractive, gathered for the 29th annual ugliest dog contest.

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Trump lashes out at Obama over latest report on Russian election meddling

Johnson, who served under President Barack Obama during his second term, said that he has yet to see a "strong statement of condemnation" about Russia's behavior from Trump. Officials in the Post article suggested Obama struggled to find a way to respond to Putin without being so aggressive that he would be perceived as trying to influence the election in Clinton's favor - a point Merkley echoed Friday.

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NASA's Kepler telescope spots over 200 new planet candidates

It is also the final catalogue from the spacecraft's view of the patch of sky in the Cygnus constellation . With the release of this catalog there are now 4,034 planet candidates identified by Kepler. The telescope was a part of a research that had hoped to calculate the frequency of planets and especially the frequency of Earth-size planets. The Kepler telescope constantly studies a wide range of stars and notes whenever there is a miniscule shift in the amount of light each star emits.

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Internal Windows 10 builds among 32TB of Microsoft leaks

The Register reported that 32 TB of Microsoft's confidential data was leaked on Beta Archive . As this code is meant to run at the heart of the operating system with high trusted levels, it could be manipulated to compromise all security mechanisms built into the software.

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YouTube's new VR180 format makes virtual reality easy to create

And now, YouTube has joined the bandwagon as well, with speial attention to the kind of videos it produces. 80% of YouTube's views are from outside of the U.S. The app will now be able to adjust the aspect ratio of the video regardless of the format it has been shot in. The team is still working on the new design, but you can check out the new look in your browser by going to youtube .com/new, then get back to the current design by selecting "restore classic YouTube " from your ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy roars through the Gulf of Mexico

Dustin Harrell, Extension rice specialist, LSU AgCenter, said much of the south Louisiana crop was planted on or around Valentine's Day this year, a historically early date for planting rice, even in the southern part of the state. Ouachita Parish - As your local news leader it is our goal is to keep you informed and safe as we await Tropical Storm Cindy in the ArkLaMiss. The TVA manages 49 dams to regulate water, provide power and help control downstream flooding.

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North Korea denies torturing U.S. detainee Otto Warmbier

While condoling the tragic death of college student Otto Warmbier , U.S. President Donald Trump condemned the "brutality of the North Korean regime". Warmbier was detained at the Pyongyang airport in January 2016 after a short tour of North Korea. Like other high-ranking USA officials, Portman also criticised North Korea's treatment of Warmbier as "appalling".

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Punjab passes bill to enable hotels near highways serve liquor

On March 30, the top court had ordered a ban on all liquor shops on national and state highways across the country. A Supreme Court ruling on selling alcohol on national highways has now threatened at least 600 wine stores and bar and restaurants in the City, including some of those located in the tony areas of M.G.

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West Virginia Bracing For Remnants Of Cindy

In Knoxville, Tennessee, the power-generating Tennessee Valley Authority, said it was drawing down water levels on nine lakes it controls along the Tennessee River and its tributaries in Tennessee, Alabama and Kentucky, anticipating heavy runoff from Cindy's rains once the storm moves inland.

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Meira Kumar: Here's all you need to know about Opposition's presidential nominee

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said: "There could not have been a better candidate than Meira Kumar for the post of President". Kumar was a Cabinet Minister in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment during Dr. Mr Kovind, 71, is a Dalit, which is why Mr Kumar, so dependent on the caste in Bihar, is backing him. "All the leaders have decided that we will support Ram Nath Kovind for the post of president.

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Verizon concludes the $4.5 bn takeover deal of Yahoo

According to Verizon, the reason Mayer left had to do with the "inherent changes" to her role. Yahoo's assets will be added to Verizon under the name of Oath , which includes 50 global brands that reach 1 billion people around the globe, including TechCrunch , Flickr , Tumblr .

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GOP senator says Iowans might not lose Medicaid

The legislation would phase out federal funding for Medicaid expansion - now covering about 11 million people in 31 states - beginning in 2020, and shift more of those costs back to states. The bill also repeals the tax mechanism that funded the Affordable Care Act's benefits, resulting in hundreds of billions of dollars in tax cuts for the wealthy and health care industry.

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Uber Loses Top Executive As Its CEO Ponders A Leave Of Absence

It comes shortly after another law firm, Perkins Coie , submitted a separate report on sexual harassment and other employee concerns at the company. Uber's general counsel and some board members recommended months ago that Michael step away from the company until Holder's report was complete but he insisted on staying.

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Apple undecided over fingerprint sensor placement in the iPhone 8

The smartphone will come with a polished stainless still metal frame, an all glass front with possibly curved glass on top and a vertical dual rear camera setup. Owing to the delays, Apple might unveil the iPhone 8 in September or October, as per the present expected timeline, though the device might not actually be available till much later in the year.

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Earth-like planets discovered by Nasa

The presence of liquid water on these "rocky" Earth-like planets is seen as a key ingredient required for the existence of life. The details of all 10 planets including the other 209 detected by the Kepler telescope has been mentioned in the catalog released by NASA on Monday.

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Sells 4 Million Copies

Having released near the end of March, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has become quite the awesome story. Later this year, Battlegrounds will be expanding onto the Xbox One for a period of time before it will release on the PlayStation 4 at a later date.

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India humble Pakistan 6-1 in World League Semifinals

The victor of Pakistan and India clash will play the fifth position match and the loser will figure in the seventh place game. Earlier in a group match, India had beaten Pakistan 7-1 on Sunday. Ramandeep put India ahead in the eighth minute when his reverse flick beat the Pakistan custodian. Harmanpreet Singh converted a penalty corner to make it 5-0 before Ahmad scored a field goal to pull one back for Pakistan.

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Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

A powerful bomb went off near the office of the provincial police chief in southwest Pakistan on Friday, causing casualties, police said. Thirteen people, including seven policemen, died in the suicide vehicle bombing, officials said. Media reports said that it was a suicide attack, when a suicide bomber blew himself at Toori market, a busiest shopping site of the area. At least 10 people are feared dead and over 50 injured as two subsequent explosions hit in Parachinar in Kurram Agency.

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Britain win Youth America's Cup

The chief executive the America's Cup Event Authority , Oracle's event management organisation, has written in the local paper that while there were no guarantees, the best chance for Bermuda to stage the next cup would be though a win by Oracle Team USA.

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Gulf mixed in early trade; Qatar National Bank slides

Qamar Javed Bajwa and senior ministers, sought to calm tensions over the standoff. Russian Federation warned today that the blockade against Qatar by Saudi Arabia and its allies would make it harder to reach a peaceful end to the war in Syria , after President Vladimir Putin discussed the crisis with Saudi King Salman.

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Another Earth-Size Planet Could Be Lurking In the Solar System

Brown released his own update on June 13, stating that "While observational bias is clearly present in these observations, it is unlikely to explain the observed alignment of the distant eccentric Kuiper belt objects ". Don't get your hopes up - scientists aren't making Pluto a planet again just yet. But the smaller Kuiper belt objects [like Sedna] are far enough from the gravitational influence of the giant planets that they can orbit the sun at angles to this plane, nudged by their ...

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Mueller hasn't made a decision to investigate Trump for obstruction

Sekulow ended up contradicting both himself and Trump, in a debate with Fox News host Chris Wallace over whether Trump was actually under investigation. Moreover, he used an Federal Bureau of Investigation computer to create a memo of an incident that took place within his scope of work, which involved a meeting with the president and the conversation that transpired between the then-acting director and the nation's chief executive.

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As global refugee population hits record high, Canada needs to do more

That number marks a jump of just 300,000 from the end of 2015, but is more than six million higher than at the end of 2014, according to a report published by the United Nations refugee agency. Uganda, for instance, has over the past year received more than 2,000 refugees from South Sudan each and every day - more than many European countries took in a year, NRC chief Egeland pointed out.

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Apple's New Chicago Store Looks Like a MacBook

While the original plans do not have an Apple logo on the roof, there could be changes on the way. It's unclear whether or not Apple is now just floating the idea of having a giant logo on top of their Chicago store, but if it becomes a permanent fixture, similarities between the roof and a MacBook are undeniably going to be pointed out.

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Man killed father with bat at county official's home

Michael David Marchalk, of the Barnesville area of Ryan Township, was arrested about 11:50 a.m. on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, according to state police in Frackville. Michael was due to enter the drug rehab program on Monday, following Father's Day. Prior to being caught in Atlantic City, Michael was previously spotted at a Philadelphia bus terminal.


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