Scotland’s T20 World Cup jersey designed by 12-year-old girl Rebecca | Cricket News

DUBAI: Scotland beating teams such as Bangladesh in the ICC T20 World Cup was never unthinkable. But what is difficult to believe is that the team’s striking dark blue and purple-coloured jersey has been designed by a 12-year-old girl. Rebecca Downie is the young designer and she has been cheering her team, which proved to

Ariana Neumann: Literature crucial to fighting fascism resurgence in Europe | Main | English edition

Ariana Neumann, daughter of a Holocaust survivor whom she tells the story of in a memoir, believes that literature is “absolutely key” in the fight against fascism resurgence in Europe. In “When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father’s War and What Remains,” Neumann unearths the secret past of her Czech-born father, Hans, using clues

Russia hosts Taliban for talks amid IS group threat concerns

Issued on: 20/10/2021 – 10:03 Russia hosts the Taliban for talks in Moscow on Wednesday, seeking to assert its influence on Central Asia and push for action against Islamic State group fighters which it says have massed in perennially volatile Afghanistan. The talks, which draw officials from 10 countries including China and Pakistan, are one

Whitelock takes over All Blacks captaincy as team prepares for US clash

Stalwart lock Sam Whitelock will take over the New Zealand captaincy ahead of the Northern Tour, assistant coach John Plumtree told reporters on Tuesday, days ahead of a test match against the United States. The Saturday clash in Washington, D.C., designed to grow interest in the sport among Americans, marks his return after paternity leave

Mural depicting colonial history of Prince George, B.C. to be demolished

The city of Prince George will be demolishing its oldest piece of public art: a mosaic mural depicting the colonial history of central B.C. The piece is set to be destroyed alongside the old downtown swimming pool, which is being replaced later this year. City staff said it would be impossible to preserve or relocate

Champions League: Brugge-Manchester City 1-5 – Sport

Brugge-City 1-5 La cronaca e Besiktas-Sporting 1-4 La cronaca I gol Besiktas 1, Sporting Lisbona 4 all’89’. Paulinho (Sporting Lisbona) un tiro di sinistro da fuori area palla indirizzata nell’angolino in basso a sinistra. Assist di Pote in seguito a un contropiede. Bruges 1, Manchester City 5 all’83’.  Riyad Mahrez (Manchester City) un tiro di sinistro

Russian Film Crew Says Shooting in Space a ‘Huge Challenge’

Their movie props floated around and they used Velcro to keep objects in place but Russia’s first film crew in space said they were delighted with the result and had “shot everything we planned.” Yulia Peresild, one of Russia’s most glamorous actresses, and film director Klim Shipenko returned to Earth on Sunday after spending 12

Taoiseach promises ‘specific guidance’ as questions mount on amended reopening plan

Taoiseach Micheal Martin defended the Government’s amended reopening plan, announced on Tuesday at a press conference at Government Buildings, after the Cabinet gave its approval for the changes recommended by Nphet. Mr Martin and Tanaiste Leo Varadkar emphasised that there would be “anomalies” in the plan when facing questions by journalists about the changes to

Tajikistan, Europe, and the Afghanistan Problem – The Diplomat

Advertisement Last week, Tajik President Emomali Rahmon visited Europe. With stops in Brussels to meet with European Union leaders and a state visit to France, Rahmon has parlayed his firm public position against the Taliban into continued engagement with Europe.  On October 11, Rahmon met in Brussels with European Council President Charles Michel. In a