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WPL 2023 final: Mumbai Indians win inaugural WPL title after Sciver-Brunt fifty
Nat Sciver-Brunt, the all-rounder from England, scored an unbeaten 60 runs to lead Mumbai Indians to a seven-wicket victory over Delhi Capitals in the first-ever Women’s Premier League held in Mumbai. The five-team competition has been praised as a transformative development in women’s cricket, with the sale of franchises and media rights alone generating $690 million. The Indian cricket board, which organized the 22-match tournament, secured a remarkable set of sponsors.
Read the original article here: https://www.livemint.com/sports/mumbai-indians-win-inaugural-wpl-title-after-sciver-brunt-fifty-11679857292846.html
Bangladesh Independence Day
Bangladesh Independence Day is marked by parades, flag-hoisting ceremonies, and speeches by government officials. People also light candles and offer prayers in memory of the martyrs who fought for the country’s freedom. The day is a public holiday, and various cultural programs and events are organised throughout the country to celebrate the occasion.
New deep-sea worm named after Trinidad & Tobago scientist
A recently discovered deep-sea worm has been named after Judith Gobin, a marine scientist from Trinidad and Tobago. This new species of worm is capable of surviving in extreme temperatures on the ocean floor, be it scorching hot or freezing cold. It is officially known as Lamellibrachia judigobini, but it is also referred to as the Judiworm.
Read the original article here: https://thehill.com/homenews/ap/ap-strange-news/new-deep-sea-worm-named-after-trinidad-tobago-scientist/
Bangladesh’s Mega Projects: Reviving the economy amidst COVID-19
Bangladesh’s economy is showing its potential through these mega projects. Government officials and experts say that if these Mega Projects can be implemented, Bangladesh’s status in the world court will increase.
Access Asia: Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Pakistan Offer New Combinations For Regional Supply Chains
Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are all near neighbours in South Asia, orbiting around the influence of India. All four share common ties both in terms of their history with the United Kingdom and through more recent ties through membership of the SAARC trade bloc.
How the Commonwealth is championing teamwork and vaccine equity
Dr. Hasan discusses the COVID pandemic and the Commonwealth’s part in the global recovery effort, especially vaccine equity and sharing of technology, via platforms like the ACT Accelerator, CPA, and CHPA.
Commonwealth Women in Business Webinar
In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce is delighted to present a brand new webinar on exceptional Commonwealth Women in Business! This webinar will take place online via Zoom on 29th March at 5 pm HKT/ 2:30 pm IST/ 9 am UKTAbout...
Webinar on Commonwealth Youth Driving Innovation to Tackle Food Insecurity in Fiji | 16th Feb 2023 Recording
During the online discussion, Rinesh talks at length about how his experience with lack of access to nutritious food during his childhood and subsequently the devastating effects of COVID-19 spurred him into action to create a sustainable and affordable means of food cultivation for Fijians struggling with the effects of the downturned economy.
Metaverse Use Cases And Benefits
Metaverse Use Cases And BenefitsThe Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce is delighted to invite you to an all new collaboration with the Meta Intelligence Group and Rave.Space Asia for a webinar on the exciting new realms of the Metaverse! By 2028, the global market for...