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Many Hollywood biggies support Rihanna's charity event

Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 14 (ANI): It was a remarkable evening for singer Rihanna when scores of Hollywood A-listers came out to show support at Fifth Annual Diamond Ball, held at New York's Cipria (Trinidad Times)

Trinbago Knight Riders register third highest T20 score

Kingston [Jamaica], Sept 14 (ANI): In the ongoing match between Trinbago Knight Riders and Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), the former registered the third highest score in the (Trinidad Times)

Anushka Sharma floods Internet with adorable "little-me" pictures

New Delhi (India), Sept 13 (ANI): Anushka Sharma on Friday shared adorable childhood pictures of herself on Instagram and hubby Virat Kohli was among the first to show his appreciation. The actor, who (Trinidad Times)

Wifi access to be set up soon in Guihulngan upland brgy

GUIHULNGAN, Negros Oriental, Sept. 11 (PIA) -- A free Wi-Fi internet access will be set up soon in Brgy. Trinidad, a remote village in Guihulngan City, which aims to help end insurgency in the area (Trinidad Times)

PSA leads accounting of water resources in CAR

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 13 (PIA) - - Accounting of water resources in the Cordillera Administrative Region(CAR) is set into motion with the Philippine Statistics Authority regional office (PSA) convenin (Trinidad Times)

Top Trinidad sprinter suspended over dope tests

Paris - Michelle-Lee Ahye, an Olympic 100m and 200m finalist, has been provisionally suspended for anti-doping violations, the Athletics Integrity Unit (IAU) said (Trinidad Times)

It's an honour to represent my country, says Shubman Gill

New Delhi [India], Sept 13 (ANI): After getting a nod in the Test team for the upcoming series against South Africa, batsman Shubman Gill said that it is always an honour to represent the country, no (Trinidad Times)

Trinidad sprinter suspended over dope tests

Paris - Michelle-Lee Ahye, an Olympic 100m and 200m finalist, has been provisionally suspended for anti-doping violations, the Athletics Integrity Unit (IAU) said (Trinidad Times)

India pick rookie opener to face Proteas

New Delhi - Uncapped opener Shubman Gill was named on Thursday in the Indian Test squad to face South Africa as the selectors axe (Trinidad Times)

Rassie: Proteas eager to bounce back from CWC flop

Cape Town - Proteas batsman Rassie van der Dussen believes the Proteas will make a strong statement in the upcoming T20 series against India.

The three-match T20 series - in (Trinidad Times)

Kohli's post leaves netizens in doubt over Dhoni's retirement

New Delhi [India], Sept 12 (ANI): After India skipper Virat Kohli posted a memory with MS Dhoni on Thursday, netizens are in doubt if the former captain was retiring. Earlier in the day, Kohli shared (Trinidad Times)

Ellyse Perry becomes third cricketer to take 150 ODI wickets

North Sound [Antigua and Barbuda], Sept 12 (ANI): Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry on Wednesday became the third woman cricketer to have scalped 150 ODI wickets. The 28-year-old completed her 150th (Trinidad Times)

DSWD chief launches 1st Dengue Food-for-Work program in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY (PIA) - Some 361 families from 48 barangays in Daraga, Albay received a total of 1,000 family food packs amounting to P390,000.00 from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (Trinidad Times)

Thirimanne, Shanaka to lead Sri Lanka in Pakistan

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Lahiru Thirimanne and Dasun Shanaka have named Sri Lanka's ODI and T20I captains respectively for the limited-overs tour of Pakistan.

The announcement comes two days after Di (Trinidad Times)

Pollard 'truly honoured' with Windies captaincy

Cape Town - Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced that Kieron Pollard has been appointed captain of the ODI and T20I sides.

Pollard, who has not played in (Trinidad Times)

Desperation mounts Bahamas as shelters turn survivors away

Desperation mounted in the Bahamas on Tuesday as Hurricane Dorian survivors arriving in the capital by boat and plane were turned away from overflowing shelters.

As government officials gave (Trinidad Times)

At U.S.-Mexico Border, Africans Join Diversifying Migrant Community

VOA's Ramon Taylor contributed to this report.

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS - It took Julia and her two daughters five years to get from Kassai, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, to a cot on the flo (Trinidad Times)

Rachael Haynes relives 'good memories' of T20 World Cup triumph

Melbourne [Australia], Aug 31 (ANI): Australia vice-captain Rachael Haynes is happy to be back in West Indies, where they won their fourth T20 World Cup title, saying that it is 'familiar and holds fe (Trinidad Times)

Kohli 50 helps India into strong position against Windies

Kingston - West Indies captain Jason Holder eventually won the battle with Indian counterpart Virat Kohli but the tourists were still well-placed at 264 for five at stumps on the o (Trinidad Times)

Feeling good on making Test debut, says Rahkeem Cornwall

Kingston [Jamaica], Aug 31 (ANI): West Indies spinner Rahkeem Cornwall who made his Test debut against India in the second Test said, 'it was a good feeling.'"It was a good feeling of making my debut. (Trinidad Times)

Jamaica Test: India posts 264/5 on day one against Windies

Kingston [Jamaica], Aug 31 (ANI): India posted a score of 264/5 on day one of the second Test of the two-match series against West Indies here at Sabina Park on Friday (local time). Both Hanuma Vihari (Trinidad Times)

Agarwal steers India after Holder, Cornwall strike

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Lunch India 72 for 2 (Agarwal 41*, Kohli 5*, Holder 1-7, Cornwall 1-20) v West Indies

Debutant Rahkeem Cornwall held on to a catch, took his maiden Test wicket and then gave (Trinidad Times)

West Indies field first in 2nd Test against India

Kingston - Heavyweight all-rounder Rahkeem Cornwall was named for the first time in the West Indies line-up as captain Jason Holder won the toss and put In (Trinidad Times)

Jamaica Test: Windies win the toss, elect to bowl first

Kingston [Jamaica], Aug 30 (ANI): West Indies won the toss and asked India to bat first in the second Test of the two-match series at Sabina Park on Friday. India did not make any change to their team (Trinidad Times)

Ravindra Jadeja and Poonam Yadav receive Arjuna Awards

Such a proud moment

Congratulations @poonam_yadav24!

Credits @ddsportschannel

- Female Cricket (@imfemalecricket) August 29, 2019

Jadeja occupies (Trinidad Times)

Pace is our backbone, says Jason Holder

Kingston [Jamaica], Aug 30 (ANI): Ahead of the second Test against India, West Indies skipper Jason Holder said pace is the backbone of his team as fast bowlers are doing well. Despite facing a massiv (Trinidad Times)

Hundred in first Test special for me, says Ajinkya Rahane

Kingston [Jamaica], Aug 30 (ANI): Ahead of the second Test against West Indies, India vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane on Thursday said that hundred in the first Test was special for him as it came after t (Trinidad Times)

Hurricane Dorian a major threat to Atlantic Coast

MIAMI, Florida - A state of emergency has been declared across the state of Florida, pending the arrival of Hurricane Dorian, which is expected to become a highly dangerous and deadly Category 4 st (Trinidad Times)

Venezuelan refugees and migrants at crisis point

CARACAS, Venezuela - There is "no end in sight" to the massive movement of Venezuelan migrants and refugees, now at around 4.3 million in number, the UN refugee agency Trinidad Times)

Venezuela's Maduro Says Settlement Talks Could Soon Resume

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says his representatives could return to negotiations with the opposition in talks he abruptly halted earlier this month.

Maduro said (Trinidad Times)

Ravindra Jadeja, Poonam Yadav receive Arjuna Awards

Such a proud moment

Congratulations @poonam_yadav24!

Credits @ddsportschannel

- Female Cricket (@imfemalecricket) August 29, 2019

Jadeja occupies (Trinidad Times)