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  Police manhunt after FIFA partner exec flees arrest

RIO DE JANEIRO: An executive from the World Cup´s hospitality services firm escaped out the back door of his plush Rio de Janeiro hotel Thursday to avoid arrest on charges of illegally selling tickets, authorities said. Police launched a manhunt for ...

  SC once again re-instates Najam Sethi as PCB chief

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court Friday suspended the notification relating to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) new constitution issued by the prime minister and ordered status quo in the Board with Najam Sethi as chairman, media reported. SC two-member benc...

  Downgraded typhoon brushes past Fukushima on way out to sea

TOKYO: Tropical storm Neoguri skirted past the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant on Japan´s east coast Friday and blew out to sea, leaving behind it a trail of destruction and several people dead. The storm was downgraded from a typhoon after sweeping...

  Test vaccine for dengue seen as promising

PARIS: A prototype vaccine for dengue that two years ago yielded lukewarm results has proved more effective after wider trials and is a potential arm against the disease, researchers said Friday. Devised by the French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi Past...

  Road accident leaves six dead in Nowshera

NOWSHERA: Six people including three women and two children were killed and three others injured when a speedy dumber truck hit a rickshaw here early on Friday morning, media reported. Police said the incident took place at Mardan road. As a result, ...

  Football: Neymar to cheer for Argentina in World Cup final

TERESOPOLIS: Brazil forward Neymar has done the unpredictable once again by revealing he will support Brazil´s biggest rivals Argentina in Sunday´s World Cup final against Germany. Neymar said he wanted Barcelona team mates Lionel Messi and Javier Ma...

  26,000 police and soldiers to provide World Cup final security

SAO PAULO: Some 26,000 police and soldiers will provide security Sunday for the World Cup final in Rio between Argentina and Germany, the Brazilian justice minister said Thursday. After a meeting with FIFA and the federal government in Rio, minister ...

  Veteran Bollywood actress Zohra Sehgal dies

MUMBAI: Bollywood´s veteran actress Zohra Sehgal, whose seven-decade career spanned theatre, film, dance and television in both India and Britain, died in hospital on Thursday, her family said. She was 102. Prime Minister Narendra Modi led tributes t...

  India´s last-wicket duo embarrass England

NOTTINGHAM: India´s last-wicket pair of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Mohammed Shami frustrated England with a record stand that took the tourists to 433 for nine at tea on the second day of the first Test at Trent Bridge on Thursday. Number 10 Kumar, who do...

  PCB to elect new chief after Sethi ousted

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan cricket´s administration crisis took a fresh turn on Thursday after Najam Sethi was removed as chief of Pakistan Cricket Board for the third time and former judge Jamshed Ali Shah was installed as interim chief. The latest decisio...

  Football: Argentina beat Dutch to reach World Cup final

SAO PAULO: Lionel Messi´s Argentina beat Netherlands 4-2 in a penalty shootout in Sao Paulo on Wednesday to reach the World Cup final for the first time since 1990. Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero saved penalties by Wesley Sneijder and Ron Vlaar t...

  Vijay ton keeps England at bay

NOTTINGHAM: Murali Vijay´s maiden overseas Test hundred took India to 259 for four at stumps on a grinding first day of a five-match series with England at Trent Bridge on Wednesday. Vijay was 122 not out after batting through the whole day´s more th...

  Vijay holds firm as England fight back

NOTTINGHAM: Murali Vijay was eyeing a hundred after England rocked India with two quick wickets following lunch on the first day of the first Test at Trent Bridge on Wednesday. At tea, India were 177 for three, with opener Vijay 92 not out and Ajinky...

  Dilshan shines as Sri Lanka thrash South Africa

PALLEKELE: Tillakaratne Dilshan starred with both the bat and the ball as Sri Lanka crushed South Africa by 87 runs in their second one-dayer Wednesday to draw the three-match series level at 1-1. Dilshan smashed 86 off 90 balls and also took three w...

  Football: Argentina, Netherlands brace for World Cup duel

SAO PAULO: Lionel Messi and Argentina were preparing for a World Cup semi-final showdown with the Netherlands here Wednesday as Brazil struggled to come terms with their record mauling by Germany. Messi spearheads Argentinian hopes in the South Ameri...

  PCB management committee stopped from working

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) management committee has been stopped from working while Justice (retd) Jamshed Ali Shah has been appointed as the board’s interim chairman for the next 30 days. A two member Supreme Court bench comprising ...

  Vijay departs as Dhoni bats on in first Test

NOTTINGHAM: England finally saw the back of Murali Vijay as India continued to grind out the runs in the first Test at Trent Bridge on Thursday. India were 342 for five at lunch on the second day after opener Vijay had fallen lbw to James Anderson fo...

  Shami stars as India take charge of first Test

NOTTINGHAM: India number 11 Mohammed Shami embarrassed England with the bat and then ensured home captain Alastair Cook´s poor run of scores continued as the tourists seized control of the first Test at Trent Bridge. India piled up 457 on Thursday´s ...

  Australian rescuers free stranded baby whale

GOLD COAST: Australian rescuers freed a beached baby whale Thursday almost two days after it became stranded on a popular beach, as a large crowd of onlookers cheered. The humpback whale, believed to be two years old, was successfully fitted with a s...

  Napoleon and Josephine's marriage certificate for sale

PARIS: It was one of the greatest love stories in history and now the marriage certificate that sealed the union of Napoleon and his first wife Josephine is to be sold at auction in September. The document dated March 8, 1796, was signed by the futur...


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Feature / Analysis

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