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Sri Lanka players reluctant to visit Pakistan for one-off T20I: reports

Sri Lanka players reluctant to visit Pakistan for one-off T20I: reports

  Sri Lanka players reluctant to visit Pakistan for one-off T20I: reports Sri Lankan players, who are supposed to play the third and final T20I against Pakistan in Lahore on October 29, have signed a letter to request the board to move the match to a neutral venue. However, ESPNcricinfo reported on Saturday that Sri Lanka Cricket believes […]

Raheel Sharif leaves for Saudi Arabia to head military alliance: reports

Raheel Sharif leaves for Saudi Arabia to head military alliance: reports

Monitoring Desk Retired army chief Gen Raheel Sharif has left for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to head a 41-nation military alliance, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said on Friday. The reports suggested that the former chief of army staff was granted approval to serve as head of the alliance for three years. Defence Minister Khawaja […]

Husband of New York judge found dead challenges reports of apparent suicide

Husband of New York judge found dead challenges reports of apparent suicide

  Web Desk The sudden death of Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam — and the hours that led up to it — remains shrouded in mystery. Shortly after the body of Abdus-Salaam, the first African American woman to serve on New York’s top court, was found floating fully clothed in the Hudson River with no apparent signs of trauma or criminality, local police said […]

Trump to unveil immigration, visa restrictions: reports

Trump to unveil immigration, visa restrictions: reports

President Donald Trump will sign executive orders starting Wednesday restricting refugees, visas and immigration, making good on his signature campaign pledges, US media reported. Trump is due to speak Wednesday to employees at the Department of Homeland Security — which handles immigration — and sign orders there on refugees and national security, according to The […]

Militants blow themselves up in Jeddah: media reports

Militants blow themselves up in Jeddah: media reports

Two suspected militants blew themselves up following a confrontation with security forces in Saudi Arabia’s city of Jeddah on Saturday, Saudi media reported. Saudi security forces surrounded a house in Jeddah and exchanged fire with the men, who blew themselves up, Sabq.org, a website affiliated with the monarchy’s interior ministry, said. UAE-based Sky News Arabia […]

Morocco bans production and sale of burqas: reports

Morocco bans production and sale of burqas: reports

Morocco has banned the production and sale of burqa full-face Muslim veils, apparently for security reasons, media reports said Tuesday. While there was no official announcement by authorities in the North African nation, the reports said the interior ministry order would take effect this week. “We have taken the step of completely banning the import, […]