Tuesday , April 25 2017

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Brian Lara calls for drawn Test matches to be scrapped

By: Express Web Desk | Published:April 25, 2017 5:05 pm Brian Lara is the only batsman in Test history to have scored a quadruple century. (Source: AP File) Former West Indies batsman, captain and legend of the game Brian Lara has called for draws in Test matches to be done …

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UN demands probe into killing of Maldives blogger

By: AFP | Male | Published:April 25, 2017 5:03 pm A Sri Lankan woman points to a portrait of Maldivian blogger Yameen Rasheed on his blog “The Daily Panic” in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sunday, April 23, 2017. Police in the Maldives said in a statement that Rasheed was found Sunday …

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Caloundra Music Festival to release super early-bird tickets

SUPER early-bird tickets go on sale on Thursday, April 27, at 11am for the 2017 Caloundra Music Festival. Season (Friday-Monday) and Weekend (Friday-Sunday) will be available only at this discounted price. A limited number of tickets are available at the Super Early Bird rate and they usually sell out in …

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Abigail Breslin was too shocked to report sexual assault

Prev Los Angeles: Actress Abigail Breslin says she did not report her sexual assault as she was in a state of shock and denial. The 21-year-old actress recently opened up about the dreadful incident on Instagram and posted an infographic by RAINN, an anti-sexual violence organisation in the US. The …

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China bans Muslim names for babies in Xinjiang

By: IANS | Beijing | Published:April 25, 2017 2:39 pm The Xinjiang government claims the names were banned because of their religious connotation, which can “exaggerate religious fervour”. (File Photo) China has banned Islamic names for babies in Muslim-majority Xinjiang region, home to the Muslim Uighur ethnic minority, the Human …

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NASA’s Cassini completes final flyby of Saturn’s moon Titan

By: PTI | Washington | Published:April 25, 2017 2:33 pm The spacecraft’s first finale dive will take place on April 26. (Image for representation, Source: NASA) NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has completed its last close flyby of Saturn’s hazy moon Titan and is beginning its final set of 22 orbits before …

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Do You Know Where Your Clothes Come From?

Have you ever considered where your clothing comes from? No, not the brand name, but the workers who stitched together your outfit at a tremendously small wage. Fast fashion brands like H&M, Nordstrom, GAP, and Forever 21 depend on vastly underpaid workers (as little as $4/hour) to make clothing at …

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