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England 473-8 against Sri Lanka LONDON: England, after losing the toss, were 473 for eight at lunch on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's on Friday.Joe Root was 152 not out and Liam Plunkett two not out.The match was the first of a two-Test series.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...

Bangladesh says ICC let fixed matches go ahead DHAKA: Bangladesh has accused anti-corruption investigators from the International Cricket Council of allowing a match in a scandal-plagued Twenty20 tournament to go ahead even though it knew it was fixed.A report from a special tribunal set up by the Bangladesh board said the ICC's Anti Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) was aware beforehand that a match in the Bangladesh Premier League was going to be fixed but decided to keep organisers in the dark rather ...
England hold firm after Bell loss LONDON: England kept Sri Lanka at bay after losing danger man Ian Bell in the first Test at Lord's on Thursday.England, after losing the toss, were 195 for four at tea on the first day with Bell having fallen early in the second session for 56.But Joe Root and debutant Mooen Ali, both 43 not out, repelled Sri Lanka with an unbroken fifth-wicket stand so far worth 75.England had struggled to 98 for three at ...
Charity inspired by Prince Charles honours Azhar Mahmood LONDON: Pakistan cricketer Azhar Mahmood has been honoured by a leading Anglo-Asian charity set up at the suggestion of Britain's Prince Charles.All-rounder Mahmood has become an official ambassador of the British Asian Trust, the first Pakistani cricketer to be given such an appointment.He joins fellow cricketers in India's Rahul Dravid and Sri Lanka's Muttiah Muralitharan in supporting the work of the Trust, which was set up at the suggestion of Prince Charles -- the eldest ...
PCB reverse Younis Khan's demotion LAHORE: Pakistan cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday reversed a decision to demote star batsman Younis Khan from the top-tier of centrally contracted players following widespread criticism from the media and former players.The 36-year-old was demoted to the second-rung of players in the central contracts announced last week because of a rule preventing players who play in only one format of the game from being considered for a top level salary.Khan, who is considered one of ...
Warne tells Cook to stop being 'boring' LONDON: Australia great Shane Warne has told England captain Alastair Cook to expect more defeats if he sticks with the "boring" approach he adopted during the 5-0 Ashes defeat in the upcoming series against Sri Lanka.A much-changed England face Sri Lanka in the first of two Tests at Lord's on Thursday -- their first Test series since they were whitewashed in Australia and the first since star batsman Kevin Pietersen, a friend of Warne, was ...
New-look England seek home comfort against Sri Lanka LONDON: England will look to put the memory of their 5-0 Ashes drubbing in Australia behind them and prove there is Test life beyond Kevin Pietersen when they face Sri Lanka in the first of a two-match series at Lord's on Thursday.And with England still smarting from the run out, backing up, of Jos Buttler during Sri Lanka's 3-2 series-clinching one-day win at Edgbaston, the Test campaign has been "spiced up" in the words of ...


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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
GDP Growth 4.24%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.988 bln
Exports $1.835 bln
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