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9 August, 2018 4:25 AM Footage Of Massive 'Firenado'

Firefighters in UK captured a rare 'firenado' on film Firefighters in Derbyshire, UK, captured a strange and rare phenomenon on film. In a video shared to Facebook on Tuesday, the Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service showed their followers a rare fire tornado - appropriately dubbed a 'firenado'. The footage shows a column of swirling flames rising 100

27 July, 2018 1:42 PM Former England wicket-keeper batsman John Murray dies aged 83

John Murray made a whopping 18,872 runs in 635 first-class matches with 16 tons and 84 half-centuries to his name.   One of England’s finest wicket-keepers and Middlesex’s man behind the stumps, John Murray fell sick while watching his former team (Middlesex County Cricket Club) win by 18-runs in a home game against Warwickshire and passed away, aged 83, later 56

13 March, 2018 5:44 PM Former India coach John Wright returning to Derbyshire

London: Former New Zealand and India coach John Wright is to return to Derbyshire to oversee their upcoming campaign in English domestic cricket's Twenty20 Blast competition, the Midlands county announced on Tuesday. Wright knows Derbyshire well, having played for the club during his career as a New Zealand batsman. Last season saw Wright guide Derbyshire 59

17 July, 2017 8:00 AM Scientists 'Reconstruct' Face Of A Man Who Lived Over 4,000 Years Ago

"We have a duty of care to the deceased, we wanted to emphasise that these are people." London: Scientists have reconstructed the face of a Bronze Age farmer using 3D digital technology to "humanise" a damaged 4,000-year-old skull. The skeleton, found in the UK in the 1930s, has been in Buxton Museum's collection for about 30 years. It was found damaged 31

18 June, 2017 5:50 PM ICC Women's World Cup winner to get USD 660,000 prize money

London: The eight top teams of the world will be vying for a winner's prize of USD 660,000 in the ICC Women?s World Cup, which will be held in the United Kingdom from June 24 to July 23. The ICC had earlier in May announced that the total prize money for the tournament would be USD 2 million, 10 times of the amount at stake in the 2013 edition. The prize 49

26 September, 2016 12:37 AM Wow! This man from Britain breaks 90-year-old record by growing world's heaviest red cabbage (See pic)

London: A vegetable grower from Britain's Cornwall has broken a 90-year- old record by growing the world's heaviest red cabbage. David Thomas from Leedstown, Cornwall, presented the 23.2 kg vegetable at this year's National Giant Vegetable Championships, beating the previous record, set in 1925 by R Straw of Staveley, Derbyshire, weighed in at 19.05 kg. Official 11

18 July, 2016 2:14 AM County Championship: Glamorgan v Derbyshire (Sun)

Andrew Salter and Owen Morgan could play for Glamorgan as the Welsh county and Derbyshire aim for their first County Championship win this season. Glamorgan have named the young spinners in their squad but batsmen Chris Cooke and Colin Ingram and bowlers Dean Cosker and Timm van der Gugten are out. Derbyshire's Harvey Hosein will play his first Championship 201

10 December, 2015 1:42 PM Donald Trump Muslim Comments: Sadiq Khan says 'I hope Trump loses

Labour's London mayoral candidate says he hopes US Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump "loses badly", following comments that Muslims should be banned from entering the US. Sadiq Khan told the Victoria Derbyshire programme that, as a Muslim, he would be prevented from travelling to the US to meet the mayors of major cities there if the plan was realised 1009

2 September, 2015 1:47 PM Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara`s Twitter account hacked

New Delhi: Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara on Wednesday claimed that his Twitter account had been hacked after an obscene tweet appeared on his verified Twitter account. Sangakkara, who is currently playing for Surrey in the County Championship against Derbyshire in London, found out about the disaster during the Lunch break at The Oval today 25

29 August, 2015 7:33 AM Cheteshwar Pujara reminds us what he's really made of

And to think, despite carrying India with an excellent century in his comeback Test, Cheteshwar Pujara may not feature in their next one come November 5. Such is the predicament facing the Indian batsman from which there was perhaps the most expectancy in the era post the Fab Five, the domestic run machine whose place at No 3 was all but assured with Rahul 43