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West Indies coach Gibson wants to renew contract


September 12th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 12 (IANS/CMC) West Indies cricket coach Ottis Gibson says he has begun preliminary discussions with the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) with the aim of having his current three ... Read more...

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‘A’ team’s programme paying dividends, says Windies selector


June 22nd, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), June 22 (IANS/CMC) Chief selector Clyde Butts has hailed the value of the A-team programme, following West Indies A's successful outing against India A in the three-Test series earlier ... Read more...

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West Indies A beat India A by 10 wickets


June 19th, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), June 19 (IANS/CMC) West Indies A defeated India A by 10 wickets on the fourth day of the third and final unofficial Test at the Beausejour Cricket Stadium ... Read more...

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West Indies A 127/2 at lunch on second day


June 18th, 2012 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St Lucia), June 17 (IANS/CMC) West Indies A, responding to India A's first-innings score of 230, were 127 for two at lunch on the second day of the third ... Read more...

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West Indies A hope to dominate Indians


May 30th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), May 30 (IANS/CMC) West Indies A team manager Colin Borde says his charges will be looking to dominate the touring India A side in the upcoming "Test" and limited ... Read more...

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Barath will add stability to Windies’ batting: Chief selector


March 23rd, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), March 23 (IANS/CMC) Chief selector Clyde Butts believes the inclusion of opener Adrian Barath will give the West Indies added stability at the top for the two ... Read more...

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Sammy hopes to continue good record at Arnos Vale


March 15th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kingstown (St Vincent), March 15 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy believes Arnos Vale can prove to be a "happy hunting ground" for his side, which prepares to square off with ... Read more...

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Confident Australia arrive for Windies battle


March 11th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kingstown (St. Vincent), March 11 (IANS/CMC) The Australian cricketers have arrived here bubbling with confidence and champing at the bit to face the West Indies in the five-match One-Day International series ... Read more...

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Indian firm to open new office in Trinidad and Tobago


February 22nd, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Feb 22 (IANS) A multi-million-dollar new head office of the New India Assurance will be completed in Trinidad and Tobogo this year, an official from the insurance ... Read more...

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Bravo hopes to makes a splash in Big Bash


December 14th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 14 (IANS/CMC) Dwayne Bravo hopes his participation in the Big Bash League Twenty20 would spark his revival and spur his return to the West Indies team.The 28-year-old Bravo arrived ... Read more...

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Windies cricketers pay homage to St.Lucia accident victims


November 14th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) The West Indies cricketers took the field on day one of the second Test against India at the Eden Gardens here Monday wearing black armbands in ... Read more...

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Sammy condoles St Lucia accident


November 13th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 13 (IANS) West Indies captain Darren Sammy Sunday expressed his condolences to the families of those killed when a bus fell off a cliff into the ocean in ... Read more...

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Australia tours West Indies from March 16


November 12th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), Nov 12 (IANS/CMC) Arnos Vale in St. Vincent will host its first international match in two years when it stages the first three One-Day Internationals on Australia's tour of ... Read more...

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Man facing 99 child sex charges gets bail


October 25th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 25 (IANS) An elderly Australian, charged with 99 child sex offences including obtaining under-age prostitution, has been granted bail. Richard Paul Baxter,63, of the Brisbane riverside suburb of ... Read more...

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West Indies Board insists Gayle must withdraw comments


October 20th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
St John's (Antigua), Oct 20 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies Cricket Board says estranged batsman Chris Gayle will have to withdraw his comments against the Board if he wants to wear maroon ... Read more...

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Winehouse had plans to adopt?


August 1st, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Dannika Augustine, who is from Caribbean island of St. Lucia, claims that late singer Amy Winehouse planned to adopt her and is heartbroken after her ... Read more...

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Two British women gang raped in the Caribbean


May 18th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 18 (IANS) Two British women - university students working on a wildlife conservation project - have been gang raped by six masked men on a remote beach in ... Read more...

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Doosra cannot be bowled legally: Holding


April 27th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Barbados, April 27 (IANS) Pakistani spinners, with their bowling doosras, have played a significant role in the team's two easy wins against the West Indies in the current One-day series, ... Read more...

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“Doosra” cannot be bowled legally: Michael Holding


April 27th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 27(ANI): Former Jamaican fast bowling legend-turned-commentator Michael Holding has questioned the legality of "doosra", saying that he believes it cannot be bowled legally.Pakistan's spinners have been a major force in ... Read more...

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Pakistan played “good cricket all around” in ODI opener against Windies: Afridi


April 24th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), April 24(ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi has said that it was "good cricket all around" for his team, which registered a comfortable eight-wicket win over the West Indies ... Read more...

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West Indies fined for slow over rate in T20 against Pak


April 23rd, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
St Lucia, Apr 23(ANI): West Indies have been fined for a slow over rate during Thursday's seven-run victory over Pakistan in their Twenty20 international match at St Lucia's Beausejour Cricket Ground.The International ... Read more...

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Younis rejects reports that he is angry with PCB


April 21st, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 21 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan rejected reports that he is 'angry' over the cricket board's decision to overlook him for the tour of West Indies which ... Read more...

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Pak cricket team will be crowd pleasers: Intikhab Alam


April 18th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
St Lucia, Apr 18(ANI): Pakistan team manager Intikhab Alam has said that West Indies cricket fans will be attracted to the style of play of the visiting team.The team, which arrived here ... Read more...

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Cyrus dating British actor?


February 5th, 2011 - 6:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Miley Cyrus is reportedly dating British actor Joshua Bowman after meeting him on the set of her new movie "So Undercover"."They were inseparable at the movie's wrap ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber Transports His Shirtless Photos, Presumably, To His Girlfriend, Selena Gomez


January 28th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The teenage singing marvel, Justin Bieber, is, at last, prepared to divulge his upper body in a completely undressed state for a magazine. The 16-year-old Bieber recently participated in a ... Read more...

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Selena Gomez receives death threats after kissing Justin Bieber


January 4th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Selena Gomez has received a string of death threats from teen star Justin Bieber's fans after she was pictured kissing him while holidaying on the Caribbean island of ... Read more...

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Hurricane Tomas kills at least 20 people in Haiti


November 8th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by BNO News
PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI (BNO NEWS) -- At least 20 people were killed and several others are still missing in disaster-stricken Haiti after the country was hit by hurricane Tomas over the weekend, the ... Read more...

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Hurricane Tomas Strengthens, Becomes Category 2


October 31st, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The weather forecasters announced early Sunday morning that Hurricane Tomas has strengthened to Category 2 storm as it traveled through the eastern Caribbean. The National Hurricane ... Read more...

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Gayle sacked, Sammy new captain of West Indies


October 18th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 18 (ANI): Chris Gayle has been sacked as West Indies skipper and will be replaced by all-rounder Darren Sammy, who has been tasked to strengthen the cricket team once feared ... Read more...

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U.S. have got maximum number of Nobel Prizes since 1901


October 9th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 09 (ANI): It seems United States has got the best brains, as they have been awarded with maximum number of Nobel Prizes since 1901.The awards are an annual ritual celebrating ... Read more...

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Africa has highest, Americas the least countries at CWG (Lead)


October 3rd, 2010 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Africa has the highest number of countries and the Americas the least among the 71 nations and territories from five continents and two regions participating in the ... Read more...

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Miranda Kerr, Orlando Bloom back from Caribbean honeymoon


July 27th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 27 (ANI): Newlyweds Miranda Kerr and Orlando Bloom returned home from their Caribbean honeymoon looking tanned and tired.The couple is happily showing off matching gold wedding bands, reports the Daily ... Read more...

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Afridi confident of ending Australia’s winning streak against Pakistan


June 27th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, June 27 (ANI): Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi is confident of ending Australia's winning streak against his squad when the two teams meet in the first match of the two T20 international ... Read more...

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EU lawmakers’ flew to the moon and back 29 times!


May 30th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): Believe it or not, Brussels politicians have clocked up more than 14million air miles, which the equivalent of flying to the moon and back 29 times.The new study ... Read more...

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After the pub brawl, cricketers crawl


May 26th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Six Indian cricketers Wednesday apologised to the Indian cricket board for their involvement in a pub brawl in St.Lucia, West Indies, after the team's exit from the World ... Read more...

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