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West Indies vs Bangladesh: Despite Andre Russell‘s spirited show, visitors clinch T20 series after 19-run victory via DLS Method

West Indies vs Bangladesh: Despite Andre Russell‘s spirited show, visitors clinch T20 series after 19-run victory via DLS Method

Lauderhill: Bangladesh withstood a withering assault from Andre Russell to complete a series-clinching 19-run victory via the DLS Method over the West Indies in the rain-affected deciding final fixture of their three-match T20 International Series on Sunday. Mahmudullah (L), Shakib Al Hasan (3rd L) and Rubel Hossain (3rd R) of Bangladesh celebrate the dismissal of Marlon Samuels. AFP Russell smashed […]

India vs England: Hope Sam Curran can carry-on first Test heroics against Virat Kohli and co, says Trevor Bayliss

India vs England: Hope Sam Curran can carry-on first Test heroics against Virat Kohli and co, says Trevor Bayliss

Birmingham: England coach Trevor Bayliss believes Sam Curran‘s competitive attitude will serve him well as the all-rounder looks to build on his first-Test heroics against India. Still only 20, Curran starred with both bat and ball as England celebrated their 1,000th Test with a 31-run win at Edgbaston, taking four for 74 in India‘s first innings and hitting a maiden […]

Indian Embassy lists 4,497 nationals’ passports

Indian Embassy lists 4,497 nationals’ passports

Abu Dhabi: The Indian Embassy received 4,497 passports of Indian nationals from the UAE authorities from 2011 to 2016, a senior Indian Embassy official said on Tuesday. Employers must have submitted the passports to the UAE authorities after their employees absconded or businesses were closed down, said the official, on condition of anonymity. Since most of these passports’ owners must […]

For talks, Iran will seek end of sanctions

For talks, Iran will seek end of sanctions

Dubai: The first round of renewed US sanctions on Iran took effect as President Hassan Rouhani — under increasing economic and political pressure — spurned US President Donald Trump’s suggestion for talks with “no preconditions”. Analysts believe Washington will continue to exert pressure on Tehran to bring about a change in Iran’s nuclear and regional policies. However, political scientists and […]

Mohammad praises Egypt’s pivotal role in region

Mohammad praises Egypt’s pivotal role in region

Cairo: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, arrived in Cairo on Tuesday and met Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sissi. The two leaders discussed bilateral relations, as well as opportunities to boost cooperation in the field of politics, development, economy and investments. The talks […]