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 2020-08-05 07:41 

Reuters Africa

ICC to use front foot no-ball tech for England-Pakistan tests...

Front foot no-ball technology will be used for the first time on a trial basis in test cricket during the three-match series between England and Pakistan starting later on Wednesday, the International Cricket Council has said....

 2020-08-05 07:41 

Reuters

Doctors in Japan caution against domestic travel amid COVID-19 resurgence...
 2020-08-05 07:39 

Reuters Africa

England skipper lauds 'dangerous' Stirling after Ireland upset...

England skipper Eoin Morgan said Paul Stirling is as dangerous an opener as there is in cricket after the Irishman smashed 142 off 128 balls to help his team to a remarkable upset of the world champions in the third one-dayer on Tuesday....

 2020-08-05 07:38 

Reuters

[ UK ]

CORRECTED-Oil prices toppled from rising streak as jump in COVID-19 cases stokes fuel demand fears...

(Corrects to read Tuesday, paragraph 2)...

 2020-08-05 07:38 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Pandemic dents Legal & General's first half operating profits...

British life insurer Legal & General blamed the coronavirus pandemic for a 2% fall in first-half operating profit to 1.13 billion pounds, sending its shares lower on Wednesday....

 2020-08-05 07:37 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Britain working on help for Lebanon after massive blast, minister says...

Britain is working urgently to decide what technical and financial help it could provide to Lebanon after a massive blast ripped through Beirut killing at least 100 people....

 2020-08-05 07:37 

Reuters

[ UK ]

European shares lifted by positive earnings reports...

European shares rose on Wednesday, as a batch of positive earnings reports and the huge quantities of stimulus coursing through the financial system again overshadowed concerns about the surge in coronavirus cases in Europe and the United States....

 2020-08-05 07:37 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Making three into 10 work; All Blacks flyhalf battle heats up...

Beauden Barrett is back wearing the number 10 jersey for the Auckland Blues but Richie Mo'unga's showdown with Josh Ioane on Sunday might give a more informative assessment of the All Blacks' depth at flyhalf....

 2020-08-05 07:35 

Reuters Africa

Kenya private sector expands at strongest level in a year - PMI...

Activity in Kenya...

 2020-08-05 07:35 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Copenhagen Airports to lay off 650 staff...

Denmark's Copenhagen Airports is considering laying off 650 staff as a result of the low level of activity in the aviation sector due to the coronavirus pandemic, the company said in a statement on Wednesday....

 2020-08-05 07:35 

Reuters

China complains to U.S. about health chief visit to Taiwan...

China has lodged stern representations with the United States over the upcoming visit of U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to Chinese-claimed Taiwan, China's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.'...

 2020-08-05 07:33 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Nadal to skip U.S. Open due to COVID-19 concerns, entries announced...

World number two Rafa Nadal confirmed on Tuesday that he will not defend his U.S. Open crown this year at Flushing Meadows as organisers released the singles entry list for the Grand Slam....

 2020-08-05 07:33 

Reuters

Kenya private sector expands at strongest level in a year: PMI...

Activity in Kenya's private sector rose at its fastest pace in a year last month on the back of a gradual easing of coronavirus lockdown measures, a survey showed on Wednesday.'...

 2020-08-05 07:33 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Kenya private sector expands at strongest level in a year: PMI...

Activity in Kenya's private sector rose at its fastest pace in a year last month on the back of a gradual easing of coronavirus lockdown measures, a survey showed on Wednesday....

 2020-08-05 07:31 

Reuters Africa

Tanzania opposition names presidential candidate who survived shooting...

A politician who survived being shot 16 times in an apparent assassination attempt will challenge Tanzania...

 2020-08-05 07:30 

Reuters

Copenhagen Airports to lay off 650 staff...

Denmark's Copenhagen Airports is considering laying off 650 staff as a result of the low level of activity in the aviation sector due to the coronavirus pandemic, the company said in a statement on Wednesday.'...

 2020-08-05 07:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Copenhagen Airports to lay off 650 staff...

Denmark's Copenhagen Airports is considering laying off 650 staff as a result of the low level of activity in the aviation sector due to the coronavirus pandemic, the company said in a statement on Wednesday....

 2020-08-05 07:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Copenhagen Airports to lay off 650 staff...

Denmark's Copenhagen Airports is considering laying off 650 staff to cope with a global aviation sector standstill as a result of the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-08-05 07:30 

Reuters

Britain working on help for Lebanon after massive blast, minister says...

Britain is working urgently to decide what technical and financial help it could provide to Lebanon after a massive blast ripped through Beirut killing at least 100 people.'...

 2020-08-05 07:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Britain working on help for Lebanon after massive blast, minister says...

Britain is working urgently to decide what technical and financial help it could provide to Lebanon after a massive blast ripped through Beirut killing at least 100 people....

 2020-08-05 07:29 

Reuters

European shares lifted by positive earnings reports...

European shares rose on Wednesday, as a batch of positive earnings reports and the huge quantities of stimulus coursing through the financial system again overshadowed concerns about the surge in coronavirus cases in Europe and the United States.'...

 2020-08-05 07:29 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Spain's services sector grows in July in modest rebound from lockdown - PMI...

Spain's services sector grew modestly for the second month in a row in July after a coronavirus lockdown decimated economic activity in April and May, but firms still shed jobs amid an uncertain future, a survey showed on Wednesday....

 2020-08-05 07:28 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Upbeat earnings lift London stocks, Hastings surges on buyout...

UK shares rose on Wednesday as a clutch of quarterly earnings reports signalled a rebound in consumer demand following the easing of coronavirus restrictions, while insurer Hastings surged after agreeing to a $2.2 billion buyout offer....

 2020-08-05 07:28 

UPI

Study questions benefit of cholesterol drugs...

Hundreds of millions of people worldwide take cholesterol-lowering drugs, like statins, but now a new review suggests that many folks don't benefit from these medications....

 2020-08-05 07:27 

Reuters Africa

South Africa's sharp economic downturn extends into July - PMI...

South Africa...

 2020-08-05 07:27 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Fibres producer Lenzing swings to H1 loss but sees ray of hope...

(Adds detail, background)'...

 2020-08-05 07:27 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Fibres producer Lenzing swings to H1 loss but sees ray of hope...

(Adds detail, background)...

 2020-08-05 07:27 

Reuters

South Africa's sharp economic downturn extends into July: PMI...

South Africa's economic downturn extended into last month, though businesses still reeling from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic reported slightly less steep in output and new orders, a survey showed on Wednesday.'...

 2020-08-05 07:27 

Reuters

[ UK ]

South Africa's sharp economic downturn extends into July: PMI...

South Africa's economic downturn extended into last month, though businesses still reeling from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic reported slightly less steep in output and new orders, a survey showed on Wednesday....

 2020-08-05 07:26 

Reuters

European shares lifted by positive earnings reports...

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