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Former Sri Lankan cricket star Sanath Jayasuriya struggling to walk these days

Former Sri Lankan legendary cricket star Sanath Jayasuriya has led his teams to several triumphs and he was well known for blistering knocks in crunch situations…but do you know what he is up to these days? Nicknamed as  ‘Matara Marauder’, the 48-year-old is currently undergoing tough times after his retirement. The former chairman of selectors is currently suffering from a knee injury so severe that he is unable to walk without crutches. According to reports, Sanath Jayasuriya, who played a key role in Sri Lanka’s…

Google unveils new moves to boost struggling news organizations

Google announced new steps to help struggling news organizations Monday—including an end to a longstanding "first click free" policy to generate fresh revenues for publishers hurt by the shift from print to digital. The moves come amid mounting criticism that online platforms are siphoning off the majority of revenues as more readers turn to digital platforms for news. "I truly believe that Google and news publishers actually share a common cause," said Google Vice President Philipp Schindler. "Our users truly value…

Struggling British PM wins confidence vote

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May narrowly won a confidence vote in parliament on Thursday, showing her weakness after her Conservative Party lost its majority in a shock general election result earlier this month. With support from the small ultra-conservative Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), May´s legislative programme -- known as the Queen´s Speech -- was approved by 323 votes in favour and 309 against in the 650-seat parliament. Her minority government earlier announced it would change abortion rights for…