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West Indies v/s Pakistan: Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq get perfect farewell with dramatic win

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West Indies v/s Pakistan: Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq get perfect farewell with dramatic win

- * Legspinner Yasir clinches victory * Pakistan win series 2-1 * Chase century not enough for Windies Pakistan clinched their first ever series win in the Caribbean when they beat West Indies in a thrilling finish to the third test in Dominica on Sunday, giving Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq a perfect retirement present. A valiant, unbeaten century by Roston Chase almost staved off defeat for West Indies, who were all out for 202 in their second innings with only one over remaining at Windsor Park in Roseau

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Pakistan farewell Misbah, Younis with dramatic win over West Indies

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Pakistan farewell Misbah, Younis with dramatic win over West Indies

- DOMINICA: Pakistan clinched their first ever series win in the Caribbean when they beat West Indies in a thrilling finish to the third test in Dominica on Sunday, giving Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq a perfect retirement present. A valiant, unbeaten century by Roston Chase almost staved off defeat for West Indies, who were all out for 202 in their second innings with only one over remaining at Windsor Park in Roseau

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Pakistan win West Indies thriller to make history

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Pakistan win West Indies thriller to make history

- Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq will retire on a winning note after Pakistan clinched their first ever series win in the Caribbean when they beat West Indies in a thrilling finish to the third test in Dominica on Sunday. A valiant unbeaten century by Roston Chase almost staved off defeat for West Indies, who were all out for 202 in their second innings with only one over remaining at Windsor Park in Roseau

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Slow-scoring Pakistan creep to 376 against West Indies

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Slow-scoring Pakistan creep to 376 against West Indies

- Roseau, Dominica: Azhar Ali’s 14th Test century anchored Pakistan to a first innings total of 376 as the tourists batted with exaggerated care on the second day of the third and final Test against the West Indies on Thursday. Left to negotiate 11 overs to the close of play at Windsor Park in Dominica, the West Indies reached 14 without loss in reply

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Tags: Cricket | 
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WindiesVsPak: Visitors crawl to 169/2 on rain-affected day in 3rd Test

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WindiesVsPak: Visitors crawl to 169/2 on rain-affected day in 3rd Test

- The Test match, which is the series decider, is also the final match of Younis Khan and Pakistan captain Misbah ul Haq Opener Azhar Ali was unbeaten on 85 as Pakistan crawled to 169 for two on a rain-affected first day of the series-deciding third test against West Indies in Dominica on Wednesday. A decision by West Indies captain Jason Holder to send Pakistan in to bat backfired, as the visitors lost only one early wicket, Shan Masood for nine, at Windsor Park in Roseau

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Roseau advances to Minn. Class AA girls basketball title game

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Roseau advances to Minn. Class AA girls basketball title game

- MINNEAPOLIS—Roseau is one win away from winning the Minnesota Class AA girls basketball title.The Rams advanced to today's championship game with a 79-57

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Tags: Basketball | 
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Man dies in Roseau County house fire

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Man dies in Roseau County house fire

- According to a news release from the Roseau County Sheriff's Office, an occupant of the home told 911 dispatchers her house was on fire and an adult male was inside around 3:50 a.m. Monday.

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Roseau County crash sends two to the hospital: Minnesota State Patrol

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Roseau County crash sends two to the hospital: Minnesota State Patrol

- The Minnesota State Patrol has released the details of two-car crash that sent two to the hospital late on Saturday. A 2014 Chevrolet Silverado traveling west.

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Blaine skates past Roseau in state tournament

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Blaine skates past Roseau in state tournament

- ST. PAUL—Blaine got off to a quick start and didn't look back in taking a 7-1 win over Roseau on Thursday in the opening round of the Minnesota state Class AA girls hockey tournament at the Xcel Energy Center.

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After 4 OTs, Roseau heading to state

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After 4 OTs, Roseau heading to state

- ROSEAU, Minn.—There was no sudden to sudden death for the Roseau High School girls hockey team.The Rams had to go overtime—and overtime and overtime and.

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D-Tread Blazers and the Fast Cash Prowlers Gear up to face each other.

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D-Tread Blazers and the Fast Cash Prowlers Gear up to face each other.

- After Three reschedules due to weather conditions game 2 between the D-Tread Blazers and Fast Cash Prowlers tips off tonight Friday (September 2nd, 2016)at Lindo Park Goodwill. After being rescheduled on Saturday night (August 27th, 2016)Due to the weather conditions,a few fans were disappointed and some of the players frustrated. The Game was rescheduled once again to Wednesday (August 31st, 2016)but mother nature had different plans ,and the match was

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Thunderstorm activity likely to continue

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Thunderstorm activity likely to continue

- (Dominica Meteorological Service)-Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles. Issued: 6:00 PM on Sunday, September 4, 2016. A westward moving tropical wave will continue to generate shower and thunderstorm activity with gusty winds across Dominica and parts of the Lesser Antilles during tonight and Monday. Persons in areas prone to flooding, landslides and falling rocks are advised to be vigilant and to exercise extreme caution as flash flooding is

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Property Titles For Residents of ‘New’ Petite Savanne

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Property Titles For Residents of ‘New’ Petite Savanne

- Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has responded to questions posed by residents of Petite Savanne with respect to acquiring property titles for land in Bellevue Chopin, the area identified for the new community of Petite Savanne. “Each of the families will get certificates of title. The houses will be in your names so you can go the bank to get loans using the titles,” he announced. Skerrit emphasized that if one

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Samsung is recalling the Galaxy Note 7 worldwide over battery problem

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Samsung is recalling the Galaxy Note 7 worldwide over battery problem

- CNN – Samsung is recalling millions of new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones worldwide after reports of the devices catching fire while charging. The massive recall of one of Samsung’s flagship devices is an embarrassing setback for the world’s biggest-selling smartphone maker. The Note 7 was unveiled just a month ago, and big rival Apple is expected to show off its new smartphone next week. Samsung said Friday it had found

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Tennis: Pouille stuns Nadal to lead French charge into US Open quarter-finals

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Tennis: Pouille stuns Nadal to lead French charge into US Open quarter-finals

- (AFP-Lucas Pouille outlasted 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal in a five-set classic on Sunday to lead a trio of French men into the quarter-finals of the US Open. Pouille, 22 and ranked 25th in the world, lived up to the promise of his quarter-final run at Wimbledon, emerging from a roller-coaster ride with a 6-1, 2-6, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (8/6) triumph over the Spanish superstar. The defeat leaves Nadal

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Sagicor South East go head to head against the Petro Caribe Pointe Michel

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Sagicor South East go head to head against the Petro Caribe Pointe Michel

- Petro Caribe Pointe Michel looks to redeem themselves after taking a loss to Caribbean Cool Harlem United last weekend. Pointe Michel will face the Sagicor South East today, Friday (September 2nd, 2016) at 6pm on the Dublanc playing field. Sagicor will be looking to secure victory number two in the Dominica Football Association (DFA) Premier League, and move one game closer the Championship. The game expected to an exciting and

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  • West Indies v/s Pakistan: Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq get perfect farewell with dramatic win
    West Indies v/s Pakistan: Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq get perfect farewell with dramatic win

    , dnaindia.com

    * Legspinner Yasir clinches victory * Pakistan win series 2-1 * Chase century not enough for Windies Pakistan clinched their first ever series win in the Caribbean when they beat West Indies in a thrilling finish to the third test in Dominica on Sunday, giving Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq a perfect retirement present. A valiant, unbeaten century by Roston Chase almost staved off defeat for West Indies, who were all out for 202 in their second innings with only one over remaining at Windsor Park in Roseau

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Politics & Government

Sports

  • Azhar Ali stars in solid start for Pakistan
    Azhar Ali stars in solid start for Pakistan

    , gulfnews.com

    Roseau, Dominica: An unbeaten 85 by Azhar Ali and 55 from Babar Azam put Pakistan in a solid position at 169 for two at stumps on a rain-shortened first day of the third and final Test against the West Indies at Windsor Park in Dominica on Wednesday. Fresh from a workman-like first innings century despite defeat in the second Test, Ali was again a model of composure in progressing towards another significant innings after over five hours at the crease during which he faced 219 deliveries, stroking two sixes and seven fours

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    Tags: Cricket | 
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Business

  • AID Bank Introduces a New Approach for Farmers
    AID Bank Introduces a New Approach for Farmers

    , cbn4.com

    The Dominica Agricultural Industrial and Development Bank (AID Bank) has increased its sensitization to stakeholders within the Agriculture. The sector with respect to the $10 million dollar Line of credit from the Government of Dominica. Agriculture Business Development Officer at the AID Bank, Ms. Bertilia Bethel, gave the Farmers an idea of how the AID Bank would help them other than the line of credit. Bethel further stated, that they

    Categories: Farming |  Business | 
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Health

  • A Breakthrough That Could Cure Diseases from Cancer to Diabetes
    A Breakthrough That Could Cure Diseases from Cancer to Diabetes

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    CALIFORNIA, United States, Wednesday, August 17, 2016 – The treatment of some of mankind’s greatest killers could be revolutionized by a breakthrough in bone marrow transplants. Scientists from Stanford University have made the life-saving infusions so safe that they say they could be used to treat numerous conditions and could provide a life-long cure with a single treatment. The new technique could be the “Holy Grail” of transplantation, ushering in

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    Tags: Diseases & Conditions |  Cancer |  Diabetes | 
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Family & Parenting

  • ‘The gun didn’t kill my boy. I did’: Father grieves son he accidentally shot
    ‘The gun didn’t kill my boy. I did’: Father grieves son he accidentally shot

    , cbn4.com

    (CNN)-Stephen Brumby had a long list of hobbies and interests, and at 14 years old, he was starting to catch up to his father and older siblings. He loved tennis, bass fishing and playing worship piano at church, a talent he inherited from his grandmother, his father said. He also enjoyed shooting, a skill he learned from his father, William Clayton Brumby. Target practice was one of those things Stephen

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Society & Culture

Education

  • Range Developments announces scholarships for 50 Dominican students
    Range Developments announces scholarships for 50 Dominican students

    , cbn4.com

    (PRESS RELEASE)-Range Developments, the developer of luxury projects in the Caribbean, is delighted to announce the creation of 50 scholarships of $1,000 each for students from the island of Dominica to help them pay for their studies. “Education is the single most important thing one can give a young person,” said Mohammed Asaria, Vice Chairman of Range Developments. “We are delighted to be participating in this project, we have a

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    Tags: Scholarships |  Students | 
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Farming

  • AID Bank Introduces a New Approach for Farmers
    AID Bank Introduces a New Approach for Farmers

    , cbn4.com

    The Dominica Agricultural Industrial and Development Bank (AID Bank) has increased its sensitization to stakeholders within the Agriculture. The sector with respect to the $10 million dollar Line of credit from the Government of Dominica. Agriculture Business Development Officer at the AID Bank, Ms. Bertilia Bethel, gave the Farmers an idea of how the AID Bank would help them other than the line of credit. Bethel further stated, that they

    Categories: Farming |  Business | 
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Travel & Recreation

  • 4-H Dinner Plate winners to participate in regional culinary competition
    4-H Dinner Plate winners to participate in regional culinary competition

    , cbn4.com

    Winners of the eighth annual 4-H Local Dinner Plate Competition are steadily practicing for their regional competition in approximately one week. The team is getting set to travel to Barbados to participate in the Caribbean Junior Culinary Conference and Challenge carded for August 17th-23rd. Malik Darroux and Camerahn George of the St Mary’s Academy (SMA) will travel as junior chefs, while Zahrek Gonzalez- Peltier and Tyreese Francis, also of the

    Categories: Travel & Recreation | 
    Tags: Food and Drinks |  Dining |  Dinners |  Cooking | 
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Law & Crime

Life & Style

  • Guyana Gov’t offers public sector workers salary increase
    Guyana Gov’t offers public sector workers salary increase

    , cbn4.com

    (JAMAICA OBSERVER)-Public sector workers earning less than GUY$99,000 (One Guyana dollar = US$0.04 cents) per month, have been offered a salary increase of 10 percent. However, the offer – made at the end of negotiations between the Government and the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU), is yet to be accepted by the union. In addition, workers earning between GUY$100,000 and GUY$299,000 could see an increase of six per cent, those

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