New Zealand have yet to pick their side for the third and final test against Australia but frontline seamer Trent Boult has improved his chances of selection after coming through a full-blooded training session unscathed.
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Australia will not field a second spinner in the third and final test against New Zealand in Adelaide, with backup Steve O'Keefe being packed off to play Sheffield Shield cricket.
A successful debut for day-night test cricket in Adelaide this week could be "outstanding" for the game and the spark needed to reinvigorate the longest format, according to New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum.
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Major League Soccer (MLS) offers a tougher challenge than the English Premier League and will soon be one of the best domestic competitions in world football, according to Chelsea great Didier Drogba.
Sadhbhawana Party chairperson Rajendra Mahato said the talks would not be decisive as long as Nepali congress and Unified CPN-Maoist did not come up with concrete consensus on demarcation of the federal provinces.
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Thai police said Thursday they have uncovered a plot by opponents of the military government involving an armed attack during upcoming events commemorating the country's monarchy.
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At a Paris train station, the zap of a pigeon getting electrocuted on the tracks was enough to send some jittery people scurrying for cover, in the aftermath of the devastating attacks on November 13.
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Nepali Congress Central Working Committee member Bal Krishna Khand on Thursday insisted that his party must join the government.
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Russia said Thursday it would be looking to cut economic ties with Turkey and scrap investment projects in a matter of days in the aftermath of the Turkish downing of a Russian warplane.
Two Palestinians were shot and killed in separate incidents Thursday in the West Bank as Israel announced plans to build a new fence near the flashpoint city of Hebron in an effort to contain a two-month spate of violence.
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An unidentified gang on Wednesday night hurled a petrol bomb at the Community Radio Parasi office in Parasi of Nawalparasi district.
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President Barack Obama's pardoning of a turkey named "Abe" this Thanksgiving has led some Chinese to gloat at the Japanese prime minister's expense.
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A woman has died on the way to a hospital for the want of timely delivery service in the district, on Thursday.
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British Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to focus on Britain's planned EU referendum, the refugee crisis and a nuclear project that Austria opposes in an upcoming meeting with his Austrian counterpart.
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Bhandari today received the letters of credence from Richard Morris, Ambassador from Britain to Nepal, and U Lwin Oo, Ambassador of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar to Nepal
A three day-seminar is being held in Kathmandu from Wednesday, on the reconstruction of Nepal after the devastating April 25 earthquake.
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Locals singing hymns on the night of Sakimana Punhi, at Balkumari Temple in Madhyapur Thimi, on Wednesday, November 25, 2015. Photo: RSS
A petrol pump operated by Police Welfare Fund in Naxal has distributed fuel to 351 emergency vehicles including ambulances as per the policy of distributing fuel to them in priority during the crisis on Thursday.
Police have arrested drivers along with 13 vehicles for allegedly involving in transporting fuel with the intent of black marketing in Kathmandu Valley.
Nepal are placed in Group D for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup to be held in Bangladesh from January 22 to February 14, 2016
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