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RTF-CAR harmonizes COVID response in Mt. Province town

BAGUIO CITY, Jan. 24 (PIA) - - The Cordillera Regional Task Force COVID - 19 harmonizes response actions to the recent surge in cases in the region and the Health Department's confirmation of the n (Trinidad Times)


South Africa Tests mark 'monumental moment' for Pakistan cricket

South Africa will play their first Test in Pakistan for 14 years this week, a match being described as a "monumental moment" for the revival of international crick (Trinidad Times)


PCB signs three-year deal with Sony

Lahore [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has signed a three-year deal with Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) to show all of Pakistan's home international games and also the P (Trinidad Times)


Feature: Havana's students shift to teleschooling amid COVID-19 lockdown

by Yosley Carrero

HAVANA, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- Mauro Cirion, a 13-year-old student who lives in Havana's Bahia district, is learning math at home via televised classes amid the COVID-19 lockd (Trinidad Times)


The Biden/Harris Inauguration: When the Wall Becomes a Door

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris leapt into action after taking the oath of office on Wednesday. Biden signed 17 executive orders, dismantling many of Donald Trump's signature p (Trinidad Times)


Bangladesh focusing on winning 'as much as possible'

Dhaka [Bangladesh], January 23 (ANI): Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan said that hosts are unlikely to make any changes for the third ODI against West Indies despite having an un (Trinidad Times)


Bangladesh thump West Indies to win series

Bangladesh beat the West Indies by seven wickets in the second one-day international on Friday to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

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Controversial Cullinan on commentary for Pakistan-SA series

  • Controversial former Proteas batsman Daryll Cullinan will be on the airwaves for the South Africa-Pakistan tour.
  • Cullinan courted trouble for his 2016 comme (Trinidad Times)


Imran Tahir pulls out of Big Bash League for personal reasons

Former Proteas spinner Imran Tahir has pulled out of the Big Bash League due to personal reasons, according to his franchise the Melbourne Renegades.

The Ren (Trinidad Times)


Neil Wagner bowls on despite fractured toe

A fracture that Neil Wagner suffered while batting on the second day has not prevented him from taking part with the ball for New Zealand. The left-arm fast bowler was struck on the right foot by a (Trinidad Times)


Tagalog News: 2,300 Dumagat sa Bulacan, tumanggap ng 'kalinga' packs

LUNGSOD NG MALOLOS, Disyembre 27 (PIA) -- May 2,300 katutubong Dumagat at pamilya mula sa ilang bayan sa Bulacan ang magkatuwang na hinatiran ng "kalinga" packs ng mga tropa ng Army 48th Infantry B (Trinidad Times)


Rihanna and A$AP Rocky spotted together in Barbados

Washington [US], December 27 (ANI): Grammy winner singer and songwriter Rihanna was recently spotted holding hands with American rapper A$AP Rocky on Christmas Eve in Barbados. Following months of spe (Trinidad Times)


IPL 13: Jason Holder arrives in UAE to join SRH squad

Dubai [UAE], September 26 (ANI): West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder has arrived in the UAE to join the SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) squad for the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). Holder will now b (Trinidad Times)


US Rapper Kanye West Makes Surprise Visit to Haiti

WASHINGTON - American rap star and third-party U.S. presidential candidate Kanye West visited Haiti on Friday, Haitian President Jovenel Moise announced on Twitter.

"I'm with famous American (Trinidad Times)


SA largely dodged Dean Jones' batting wrath

A dashing character first and foremost at the crease, Australia's late Dean Jones hardly lacked his admirers even across the "big ditch" of the Indian Ocean in key rival nation South Africa.

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West Indies, Pakistan to tour New Zealand as NZC gets govt approval

Christchurch [New Zealand], September 25 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Friday announced that it has received government approval and will host West Indies and Pakistan in their upcoming home sum (Trinidad Times)


New Zealand approves Pakistan, West Indies cricket tours

New Zealand's government has approved quarantine arrangements that would allow the Pakistan and West Indies teams to tour in coming months, the co (Trinidad Times)


Third COVID-19 related death reported in Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Sept. 25 (PIA) -- The provincial government of Benguet confirmed the third COVID-19 related death in the province on September 20, 2020.

The Benguet Provincial Health Of (Trinidad Times)


Dean Jones, ODI batting pioneer, dies aged 59

10:25 AM ET

Dean Jones, who pioneered an energetic style of ODI batting, and the hero of Australia's tied Test against India in Chennai, died on Thursday after a heart attack in Mumbai. He wa (Trinidad Times)


How US disease control shaped colonial power politics in the Caribbean

A year ago, it would have seemed bizarre to suggest that a virus could reorder the global balance of power. But today, many are wondering whether the US failure to manage COVID-19 and the aggressiv (Trinidad Times)


Former Australia batsman Dean Jones dies aged 59

6:31 AM ET

Former Australia batsman Dean Jones has died on Thursday after a heart attack in Mumbai. He was 59. Jones, who was is in India as a commentator for the IPL, is understood to have s (Trinidad Times)


Pakistan's Abid Ali cleared of concussion after warm-up blow

Pakistan opener Abid Ali has been cleared of concussion after being hit on the helmet Sunday while playing in an intra-squad match on the tour of England, a team s (Trinidad Times)


Broad boosts England's victory bid in second West Indies Test

Stuart Broad revived England's hopes of a series-levelling victory in the second Test with a trio of new-ball wickets even as the West Indies avoided the follow-on at Old Trafford on Sunday.

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West Indies to within sight of avoiding England follow-on

Brooks was 60 not out, having kept England at bay in an attractive fourth-wicket partnership of 76 with opener Brathwaite.

Nightwatchman Alzarri Joseph, who might have been lbw to Sam Curran (Trinidad Times)


Would be nice if we get bio-bubble break, says James Anderson

Manchester [UK], July 19 (ANI): England pacer James Anderson on Sunday that he would welcome a break if the side is allowed to step out of their bio-secure bubble ahead of the Pakistan Test series. Th (Trinidad Times)


New South Wales appoints Chandika Hathurusingha as batting coach

Sydney [Australia], July 19 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka and Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha has been appointed as senior assistant and batting coach of New South Wales, having previously serv (Trinidad Times)


Brathwaite and Hope frustrate England in second Test

Kraigg Brathwaite and Shai Hope proved a thorn in England's side once again as the West Indies lost just one wicket on the fourth morning of the second Test at Old (Trinidad Times)


Still don't have much faith in DRS, says Ian Chappell

Melbourne [Australia], July 19 (ANI): Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell has said that he still does not have much faith in the Decision Review System (DRS). In the first Test of the three-match se (Trinidad Times)


England victory chances hit after Old Trafford washout

9:47 PM IST

West Indies 32 for 1 (Joseph 14*, Brathwaite 6*) trail England 469 for 9 (dec.) by 437 runs

England need to take 19 wickets in two days if they are to keep their series aliv (Trinidad Times)


Manchester Test: Rain plays spoilsport, day three abandoned

Manchester [UK], July 18 (ANI): Rain played spoilsport on day three of the ongoing second Test of the three-Test series between England and West Indies and as a result, not a single ball was bowled in (Trinidad Times)


Stokes ready for long haul as rain frustrates England

Ben Stokes admitted England had their work cut out to draw level with the West Indies as rain threatened to wash out the whole of the third day's play in the secon (Trinidad Times)