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  • DHAKA        -         Nayeem Hasan picked up five wickets and Taijul Islam four as Bangladesh secured victory by an innings and 106 runs on the fourth day of the only Test against Zimbabwe here on Tuesday. Resuming the day ...

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  • LIVERPOOL       -        Runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool had to come from behind–and needed some help from two goalkeeping blunders–to beat lowly West Ham United 3-2 in a thrilling game and maintain their 100% ...

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  • DOHA           -         American teenager Amanda Anisimova claimed the third victory of her career over a top-10 player on Monday by stunning fifth seed Elina Svitolina 6-3 6-3 in the Qatar Open second round. ...

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  • DUBAI      -      World No 1 Novak Djokovic extended his unbeaten start to the season with a 6-1 6-2 victory over Tunisian Malek Jaziri in the opening round of the Dubai Tennis Championships on Monday. Djokovic struck 22 winners and did not face a ...

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  • Tehran-Iran´s deputy health minister has been infected with the new coronavirus, a ministry official said on Tuesday, amid a major outbreak in the Islamic republic.“The coronavirus test for Mr Harirchi, the deputy health minister who was on the front lines combating the coronavirus, was ...

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  • Port-au-Prince-Haiti’s biggest celebration of the year, Carnival, has been canceled after deadly protests and gunfire interrupted the first day of festivities in Port-au-Prince, leaving at least one person dead.Haiti’s vibrant Carnival draws thousands every year for mass celebrations. ...

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  • TOKYO - A Japanese man recently named the world’s oldest living male has died aged 112, a local official said Tuesday.Chitetsu Watanabe, who was born on March 5, 1907 in Niigata, north of Tokyo, died on Sunday at his nursing home in the same prefecture, the official said. The news came less ...

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  • SEOUL-South Korea aims to test more than 200,000 members of a church at the center of a surge in coronavirus cases, as countries stepped up efforts to stop a pandemic of the virus that emerged in China and is now spreading in Europe and the Middle East.More than 80,000 people have been infected in ...

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  • BERLIN- The number of people injured one day after a car rammed into a group of people during a carnival parade in the central state of Hesse is over 50, authorities said on Tuesday.The police said in a statement that 52 people, among them 17 children, were injured in the incident in the small town ...

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  • NOWSHERA                  -               Defense Minister Pervez Khattak on Monday said that Pakistan would be out of the Financial Action Task ...

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  • QUETTA            -                At least six persons were burnt to death due to an explosion caused by leakage of liquefied Petroleum Gas near West By-Pass in Quetta; Baluchistan on Monday. According to rescue workers, the ...

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  • QUETTA             -             Balochistan Assembly on Monday passed a resolution expressing solidarity with Iran and China in their efforts against coronavirus.During session of Balochistan Assembly, Speaker ruled that federal and ...

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  • DHAKA                 -              Mushfiqur Rahim scored his third double-century in Tests as Bangladesh dominated Zimbabwe on the third day of the ...

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  • PERTH              -              Rachael Haynes was the hero for Australia with a classy half-century to help the hosts overcome a mighty scare against Sri Lanka in Perth. Chamari Athapaththu’s half-century set Sri Lanka ...

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  • GENEVA                   -                 South Korea’s foreign minister called on Monday for a quick resumption of ...

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  • KUALA LUMPUR                   -            Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad unexpectedly resigned as prime minister on Monday, leaving the Southeast ...

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  • Santiago              -              Thousands of protesters armed with stones, sticks and Molotov cocktails clashed with police Sunday as Latin America’s biggest music festival opened, in the latest spurt of a four-month ...

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  • LONDON            -               Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are still working on building a brand for themselves post the retraction of their ‘royal’ title. According to a recent report, new information has come out ...

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  • BAGHDAD                -                Iraqi lawmakers on Monday will carry out a confidence vote for the government of prime minister-designate Mohammad Allawi later this week, as ...

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  • KABUL                 -               The United Nations released its latest report on civilian casualties in Afghanistan which documents up to ...

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  • KABUL                  -            The seven-day "reduction in violence" agreed in the US-Taliban talks recently and came into effect early Saturday has ...

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  • KARACHI                  -                An 85-run partnership for the fourth-wicket between Azam Khan and Sarfraz Ahmed secured a ...

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  • PORT ELIZABETH              -               South Africa turned in a fine death bowling effort and Quinton De Kock struck a half-century to help beat Australia by 12 runs in the 2nd KFC T20 International at St George’s Park ...

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  • LONDON                   -            Manchester United kept alive their hopes of finishing in the Premier League’s top four after goals from Bruno Fernandes, Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood secured a 3-0 home win ...

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  • Lahore               -                 The stake holders of poultry industry has urged the State Bank of Pakistan to review its policies and ...

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  • Lahore                  -            The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Embassy of Hungary in ...

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  • ISTANBUL-Nine people died and hundreds of buildings collapsed in southeastern Turkey on Sunday after a magnitude-5.7 earthquake struck near the border with Iran, injuring dozens in villages and towns in both countries, government officials said.Three of those killed were children and 37 Turks were ...

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  • SOUEL -South Korea has raised its coronavirus alert to the “highest level” as confirmed case numbers keep rising. President Moon Jae-in said the country faced “a grave turning point”, and the next few days would be crucial in the battle to contain the outbreak. Six people ...

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  • KARACHI                   -           A vintage Kamran Akmal century made light work of a modest target set by Quetta Gladiators, chasing down 149 with nine ...

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  • JOHANNESBURG                 -               Australia off-spinner Ashton Agar took a career-best 5-24, including a hat-trick, as they thrashed hosts South Africa by a massive 107 runs in the first T20I at The Wanderers ...

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