Lionel Messi On Target As Argentina Beat Mexico To Keep World Cup Hopes Alive

Lionel Messi helped keep Argentina’s World Cup bid alive with the first goal in a 2-0 victory over Mexico on Saturday. Defeat to outsiders Saudi Arabia in their opening Group G match in Qatar had left Argentina on the brink, knowing another loss would spell the end of their tournament chances. But the Albiceleste just […]

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Most Asian markets rise as China hopes boost Hong Kong

HONG KONG: Most Asian markets rose Friday after the previous day’s Federal Reserve-induced sell-off, with Hong Kong leading the way with another big rally fuelled by hopes China will roll back some of its painful zero-Covid policies. Fed boss Jerome Powell’s pushback against expectations of a softer approach to monetary tightening sent shivers through trading […]

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West Indies Win Against Zimbabwe To Keep Super 12 Qualification Hopes Alive

West Indies won by 31 runs© AFP Hobart: West Indies kept alive their hopes of reaching the Super 12 of the ICC T20 World Cup with a comfortable 31-run win over Zimbabwe here on Wednesday. Described as a must-win game by skipper Nicholas Pooran after their shock defeat to Scotland, West Indies posted 153 for […]

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Oil futures rise on hopes of recovery in China’s fuel demand

NEW DELHI: Oil prices rose on Monday after China rolled over liquidity measures to help its pandemic-hit economy, igniting hopes for a better fuel demand outlook from the world’s top crude importer. Brent crude futures rose 66 cents, or 0.7%, to $92.29 a barrel by 0430 GMT, recovering from a 6.4% fall last week. US […]

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Babar Azam Hopes To Regain Batting Form In England T20Is

File image of Babar Azam© AFP Pakistan skipper Babar Azam said Monday that he hopes a seven-match series against England starting in Karachi this week will help him return to his best scoring form, after a lean Asia Cup earlier this month. The 27-year-old managed just 68 runs in six games in the United Arab […]

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FPIs Infuse Rs 12,000 Crore in Indian Equities in September on Hopes of Slow Rate Hikes

Foreign investors pumped Rs 12,000 crore into the Indian equity market so far this month on hopes that global central banks, particularly the US Fed, may go slow on rate hikes as inflation starts to cool off. This comes following a net investment of staggering Rs 51,200 crore in August and nearly Rs 5,000 crore […]

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