Agencies

  • Moscow           -       Russia claimed Tuesday that it had developed the world’s first vaccine offering “sustainable immunity” against the coronavirus, as the pandemic marked another bleak milestone ...

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  • Tehran         -     Iran said Tuesday it has jailed two men over spying for Britain, Germany and Israel, the latest in a string of espionage cases that have led to arrests and executions. Judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Esmaili told ...

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  • Washington          -     President Donald Trump said Tuesday that some men may feel “insulted” by his Democratic rival Joe Biden’s commitment to choose a woman as his vice presidential candidate. “He roped ...

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  • The Hague         -       Dutch police have busted what they said Tuesday was the largest cocaine laboratory ever in the Netherlands, built in a converted horse riding school in the country’s rural north. Police raided the stables on Friday arresting at ...

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  • MANCHESTER-England opener Dom Sibley is just 10 Test matches old but he feels that he should have managed to score four or five more centuries for the Three Lions. The 24-year-old has reckoned that he has missed out on few opportunities to score big. Dom Sibley, who has 2 Test hundreds to his ...

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  • AUCKLAND-New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday said that it will host Pakistan, West Indies, Australia and Bangladesh during the summer season. The NZC is currently working with the government on the bio-security measures that will need to be in place for the touring teams with visitors to the ...

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  • MANCHESTER - England fast bowler Stuart Broad has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during the first Test against Pakistan in Manchester. Broad was found to have breached Article 2.5 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support ...

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  • QUETTA - At least five persons were martyred and 18 others injured when a powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED) went off alongside a road in Chaman.  The injured were shifted to the district headquarters hospital Chaman while critically injured were referred to the Civil Hospital Quetta, ...

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  • KARACHI - The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday censured the authorities responsible for gross mismanagement in Karachi, while hearing a case related to billboards being uprooted by stormy winds causing injuries and deaths. The SC bench, under Chief Justice of Pakistan Gulzar Ahmed, reproached ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - Condemning the Chaman blast that killed at least five people and injured several others, political leadership of the country on Monday termed it an attempt to disrupt peace in Balochistan.  Prime Minister Imran Khan strongly condemned the explosion and prayed for the departed souls ...

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  • QUETTA           -          Severe flooding in Balochistan after the monsoon rains over the weekend wreaked havoc in the province, killing at least nine people and rendering hundreds ...

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  • Kabul           -       Afghan peace talks are expected to begin within days after authorities announced Monday they would soon start releasing hundreds of Taliban prisoners accused of brutal attacks including on ...

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  • Brussels          -          The president of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen on Monday called for Belarus to publish accurate results for its presidential election, after Alexander Lukashenko ...

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  • Prague       -      The Czech police on Monday charged a man with murder after an apartment block fire killed 11 people, including three children, a state prosecutor told AFP. The suspect was detained shortly after the blaze in the northeastern ...

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  • Algiers           -       Algerian journalist Khaled Drareni received a three-year prison term Monday, a lawyer said, in a trial rights groups have called a test of press freedom in a country recently rocked by anti-government protests. “It’s a ...

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  • JERUSALEM    -     Israeli Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Penny Gantz said Monday Israel is ready for a war with Lebanon if such war is imposed on Tel Aviv. In his briefing to the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, Gantz warned that such war would have ...

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  • Algiers          -       :Algerian journalist Khaled Drareni received a three-year prison term Monday, a lawyer said, in a trial rights groups have called a test of press freedom in a country recently rocked by anti-government protests. “It’s a ...

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  • SAN FRANCISCO-Collin Morikawa displayed nerves of steel in the final round of the PGA Championship where the young American fended off a slew of big names to grab his first major and ensure he will no longer fly under the radar. In only his second career major start, the 23-year-old Morikawa ...

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  • MANCHESTER - England’s most successful bowler James Anderson says he is not pondering his test retirement but conceded the decision to step away could be taken out of his hands if he continues to underwhelm.  “There’s no truth to that. It’s been a frustrating week ...

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  • Minsk         -        Strongman Alexander Lukashenko, who has ruled over ex-Soviet Belarus for nearly three decades, is facing down the greatest challenge to his rule ahead of presidential elections on Sunday. In the run-up ...

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  • Beirut          -         Lebanon’s information minister Manal Abdel Samad on Sunday quit in the first government resignation since a deadly port blast killed more than 150 people and destroyed swathes of the ...

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  • Nagasaki           -     The Japanese city of Nagasaki on Sunday commemorates the 75th anniversary of its destruction by a US atomic bomb, with the coronavirus pandemic forcing a scaling back of ceremonies. Nagasaki was flattened ...

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  • Athens           -       Five people including a baby died and two more were missing as torrential rains and floods swept the Greek island of Evia, damaging dozens of houses and blocking roads, officials said ...

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  • Taipei       -       A senior member of US President Donald Trump’s administration will land in Taiwan Sunday for Washington’s highest level visit since switching diplomatic recognition to China in 1979, a move Beijing has condemned.   During the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD          -       Two years ago, Glass Animals drummer Joe Seaward suffered a complex skull fracture in a cycling accident in Dublin, and had to undergo neurosurgery. He’s since made a full (astonishing) ...

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  • ISLAMABAD          -        Former First Lady Michelle Obama shared a playlist from the first season of her latest eponymous Spotify podcast “The Michelle Obama Podcast,” and there’s lots of Black girl ...

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  • ISLAMABAD           -            Sharon Stone claims she has cheated death three times. The Basic Instinct actor has been struck by lightning, suffered an accidental cut to the throat and had a ...

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  • ISLAMABAD           -        Here she is again, Rumer Willis, hard not to be mentioned when your parents are two of Hollywood’s biggest stars. Rumer has inherited her features from both Bruce Willis and Demi ...

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  • ISLAMABAD          -     Simon Cowell broke his back while test riding his electric bicycle in Malibu, California, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The English record executive and host of America’s Got Talent is being ...

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  • ISLAMABAD        -       Jim Carrey’s personal life might have been a mess, but the comic-star has been a great father to his only child. Jane Carrey was born in 1987 after Jim’s whirlwind romance with Melissa Womer, a ...

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