Faf du Plessis to stay on as South Africa captain until T20 World Cup

South Africa will be shorn of Kagiso Rabada for the final Test at Wanderers, with the seamer picking up a one-match ban after collecting a fourth demerit point inside 24 months for his zealous celebration following the dismissal of Joe Root on day one at St George’s Park.

TV News Roundup: VH1 Announces ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Season 12 Contestants

David Arquette will guest star on an upcoming episode of “Deputy,“ Variety has learned exclusively. Arquette will appear in the seventh episode of the first season, which is currently airing on Fox, playing a man named Roger Durbin who is described as “the kind of guy who has blended in his whole life. But behind the affable façade, […]

Sacha Distel

In 1948, he heard the jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie’s first Paris concert, which proved a revelation – he promptly abandoned piano for the guitar. Ray Ventura’s band had many of the best instrumentalists in France in its line-up, and in his teens Sacha started to take lessons with the famous guitarist and composer Henri Salvador […]

Reading group: Bogged down on Swann’s Way?

Oh yes, wafting away. You see even when I’ve felt myself hopelessly drifting in my little boat, I’ve felt the lulling beauty of Proust’s writing. This is a man who can make a multi-page description of a Hawthorn blossom fascinating – and then do it again, and again, and again. What’s more, when you actually […]

England win toss, bat against South Africa

England, who have come back from defeat in that opening Test to lead the series 2-1, made one change to the side that won the third Test in Port Elizabeth by an innings and 53 runs, with Chris Woakes coming in for off-spinner Dominic Bess.

ANALYSIS-Lebanon’s new govt may have little reserves left to stabilise economy

“In a crisis, there’s no definition of what’s usable,” said Nafez Zouk at Oxford Economics. “If you have to defend the peg, what’s usable and what’s not usable changes, and you will have to touch the reserves held by banks at the central bank.”

Lebanon’s new government may have little reserves left to stabilise economy

While official data show that foreign currency reserves have held up better than many expected in recent months, trends in dollar flows – the grease that has kept Lebanon’s financial engine running for years – are a cause for concern, said J.P.Morgan.

Lebanon’s new government may have little reserves left to stabilize economy

“Estimates of BDL’s (Banque du Liban) usable reserves were wide-ranging, given the complex linkage between BDL and the domestic banks,” Morgan Stanley strategist Jaiparan S Khurana wrote in a recent note to clients. Khurana also acknowledged that some calculations of reserves could end up with a negative number.

South Africa vs England, 4th Test Day 1 in Johannesburg: Live cricket score and updates

Toss: England captain Joe Root won the toss and chose to bat first in the fourth and final Test against South Africa at the Wanderers. Rain delayed the start of play by three hours and 20 minutes reducing the possible overs for the day to 65. England, who have come back from defeat in that […]

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