ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, India vs New Zealand, semi-final Weather Report: Rain gets heavier again in Manchester

However, two hours later the forecast is for 60 per cent chance of rain and later on it reduces to less than 5 per cent. While the English weather is quite unpredictable, it is a certain that with cloud cover, bowlers will have a field day today. The game going in to the reserve day […]

Google Home devices in Preview Program are in danger of being bricked by update

The Google Nest Preview Program lets users test drive the latest features before they are released to the public and provides users the opportunity to provide feedback to Google, good or bad, on the new update. While this sounds like a “beta” program to many people, Google specifically states that any features released on the […]

Big sugar and the ‘big flaw’ in Australia’s federal health programs

More on this story:Analysis: How influence trumps evidence in the politics of a sugar taxCalls for a sugar tax are back. So, is it going to happen?Taxing junk food, discounting vegies could extend lives, reduce health costsAustralian soft drinks linked to higher risk of diabetesJamie Oliver urges Australia to adopt sugar tax following Britain’s soft […]

Democratic congressman blasts impeachment hearings, says process reminds him of ‘third-world nations’

“That’s part of the problem, and there’s going to be a big push to at least try to get a few bills through the House..and that’s good,” Van Drew said, ”but to me, if we can create at least an atmosphere concerning these three or four issues where we can all work together, obviously, including the […]

Trump Misses the Signs That North Korea’s Dictator Isn’t Really His Friend

Of course, Trump has done a pretty good job of upsetting U.S.–South Korean ties all by himself; negotiations on how the two countries share the costs of the U.S. troop presence on the Korean Peninsula broke down when Trump reportedly demanded the Koreans double the $836 million they currently pay per year. Right now there […]

On the streets of Tehran, relief for now at no wider conflict with U.S.

Tensions have been running high in the Persian Gulf since Trump pulled the U.S out of Iran’s nuclear deal with world powers in 2018 and reimposed punishing sanctions. The sanctions have made it difficult for Iran to sell its oil internationally, which has affected the government’s ability to pay for subsidies and pushed prices up.

U.S.-Taliban May Have Breakthrough Deal — Now All Afghans Must Be Heard

But the Taliban also know how to endure. It has been apparent to some American observers for more than a decade that in the long run they would have to be part of any peace deal for the country. Negotiations were on and off again throughout the Obama years, over the same sticking points: The Taliban […]

Astronomers get the best look at interstellar comet that fits right in with our solar system

(CNN)It’s only the second observed “interloper” to cross into our solar system, but interstellar comet 21/Borisov looks incredibly similar to our own comets based on new observations by astronomers. They’re also learning new details about the comet, like the fact that it has a reddish hue, according to a new study.

Match highlights India vs New Zealand, IND vs NZ 1st semi-final live score Old Trafford, Manchester: Ross Taylor, Matt Henry help New Zealand to thrilling 18-run win, enter second successive final

7:45 PM IST Matt Henry is the Man of the Match for taking the top 3 Indian wickets: “In the break, we talked about making sure we do the best we can and play the way we wanted to play. We started well with the ball and created a lot of pressure. We had to […]

Hotels are rewarding travelers for opting out of housekeeping. But where does that leave workers?

“In doing so, a hotel is literally cutting off the key advantage it [has] over Airbnb et al, namely, SERVICE!” he wrote in an email. He added: “And any hotelier who entertains this approach deserves the onslaught of the ‘sharing economy’ to steal their business.”