WI Vs IND | 1st Test Aug 22, 2019
WI 189/8 (59.0)
SL Vs NZ | 2nd Test Aug 22, 2019
NZ 1/0 (2.0)
ENG Vs AUS | 3rd Test Aug 22, 2019
AUS 171/6 (57.0)
IR Vs IB | Match 2 Aug 23, 2019
IR 240/4 (101.0)
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Jul 28, 2019
President Ram Nath Kovind departs for official seven-day visit to Africa; MoS Pratap Chandra Sarangi, MP Dilip Ghosh accompanyPresident Ram Nath Kovind departed for an official seven-day visit to the African countries of Benin, The Gambia and Guinea. This will be the highest-level visit from India ever to the three West African countries. President will be accompanied by Minister of State for MSME, Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Pratap Chandra Sarangi, and MP Dilip Ghosh.
Jul 08, 2019
Largest seaweed bloom yet stretches 8,850 km from West Africa to Gulf of MexicoResearchers do not know the exact reason for their growth but they hypothesis that it caused due to an increase in nutrients.
Jun 10, 2019
BBC report on corruption in Senegal gas deal sparks furore; Opposition leaders in Dakar accuse govt of secrecyThe BBC report on Sunday, which President Macky Sall's brother has denied, delved into contracts deriving from the discovery of major oil and gas reserves off the coast of the poor West African state.
Dec 06, 2018
World Bank report says child marriage costs African countries billions; West Africa has highest rate of marriage before 15Every year of secondary education reduces the likelihood of marrying before the age of 18 by five percent or more, it added in the report, "Educating Girls and Ending Child Marriage".
Oct 03, 2018
Nearly 60 migrants feared drowned as fishing boat capsizes off Guinea-Bissau, says port officialGuinea-Bissau, a former Portuguese colony, is one of the world's poorest countries.
Feb 06, 2018
Oil tanker hijacked by pirates near West Africa rescued after four days; all 22 Indian crew members safeAn oil tanker with 22 Indians on board that went missing off the coast of Benin in West Africa on 1 February has been found, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday.
Jan 16, 2018
Ethnic violence killed 83 in Nigeria in two weeks of 2018: President Muhammadu Buhari vows to punish perpetratorsNigeria will punish all those behind an outbreak of deadly clashes between cattle herders and farmers, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday
Nov 04, 2017
Red Cross investigation reveals $6 mn meant to fight Ebola outbreak stolen through fraudThe revelations follow an internal investigation of how the organization handled more than $124 million during the 2014-2016 Ebola epidemic that killed more than 11,000 people
Aug 24, 2017
Watch: Eight killed in Guinea in a rubbish dump landslideEight people died and dozens were injured in the West African state of Guinea on Tuesday when a rubbish dump on the outskirts of the capital collapsed after heavy rain.
Aug 11, 2017
Islamic State still capable of motivating attacks in Europe, Al-Qaeda remains resilient, says UN reportIslamic State extremist group is still capable of sending funds to supporters and motivating attacks in Europe and elsewhere despite military pressure