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Race to broker truce as Yemen talks enter final hours

Race to broker truce as Yemen talks enter final hours

RIMBO (AFP) – With just hours left before the close of negotiations, UN mediators rushed to broker a truce Wednesday between government representatives and rebels in Yemen, a country teetering on the brink of famine.The UN talks opened last week in Sweden, the first meeting in two years between Yemen s Huthi rebels and the government […]

Australia thrash Windies to reach World T20 final

Australia thrash Windies to reach World T20 final

NORTH SOUND (AFP) – Australia dethroned the West Indies and booked a place in Saturday s Women s World Twenty20 final with a crushing 71-run victory in the first semi-final on Thursday at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday.Stunned by the Caribbean side in the 2016 final in Kolkata, the three-time champions were at […]

ECP issues final result lists; Notifications for all 5 seats Imran Khan contested on withheld

ECP issues final result lists; Notifications for all 5 seats Imran Khan contested on withheld

The ECP today notified the final results for the general election, issuing a list of winning MNAs. The results of 14 constituencies have been withheld. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, however, is not on the list of final candidates as poll results from his constituencies ─ NA-35 (Bannu), NA-53 (Islamabad-II), NA-95 (Mianwali-I), NA-131 (Lahore-IX), […]

Croatian experience up against English youth for place in final

Croatian experience up against English youth for place in final

ST PETERSBURG: It’s taken them both a long time to get back here. 28 years for England, 20 for Croatia. It’s something that will make them both want to make most of the opportunity they have. It’s a grand one, reaching the World Cup final has eluded some of their best players in recent history, […]

Amir proves his fitness as Pakistan draw final warm-up match

Amir proves his fitness as Pakistan draw final warm-up match

LONDON:Mohammad Amir appeared to prove his fitness as Pakistan drew their final warm-up match ahead of the start of their two-Test series against England. A two-day game against Leicestershire was always likely to end in a draw and that was the case as the Midlands county finished on 226 for six in reply to Pakistan s […]

Simona Halep Beats Sharapova To Reach Italian Open Final

Simona Halep Beats Sharapova To Reach Italian Open Final

Simona Halep profited from a miserable day on serve for Maria Sharapova to reach the Italian Open final with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 defeat of the five-time Grand Slam winner.The Romanian world number one will bid for the title on Sunday against Elina Svitolina in a repeat of last year´s final won by the Ukrainian.Svitolina […]

Zidane hopeful Ronaldo will be fit for Champions League final

Zidane hopeful Ronaldo will be fit for Champions League final

BARCELONA: Zinedine Zidane is optimistic Cristiano Ronaldo will be fit for the Champions League final against Liverpool despite Real Madrid´s star player going off injured against Barcelona on Sunday. Ronaldo appeared to sustain a knock to his ankle as he bundled home a 14th-minute equaliser for Real at the Camp Nou. The striker played on […]