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Trump defiant on Charlottesville unrest: ‘Blame on both sides’

NEW YORK: US President Donald Trump sparked a political firestorm Tuesday when he doubled down on his initial response t

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UP seminary demands removal of word ‘Sindh’ from Indian national anthem

LUCKNOW: A religious seminlocal channel in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh has come up with a rather unusual demand from the gove

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Chinese soldiers clash with Indian troops on disputed border

SRINAGAR: Indian and clashed briefly on a disputed area of land in the Himalayas, officials said Wednesday, exacerbatin

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LHC moved to ban broadcast of Sharif’s ‘contemptuous’ statements

LAHORE: A constitutional petition calling for ban on the broadcast of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s speeches and

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Court allows NAB to continue corruption inquiries in Sindh

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Wednesday allowed National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to continue with its inquiries i

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Action being taken against Sharif for chairing PML-N meetings, LHC told

ISLAMABAD: The Lahore High Court on Wednesday disposed off  a petition seeking to bar deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Shari

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Ashwin set to play county cricket… Is India now much serious about winning overseas?

LONDON: Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin will play for Worcestershire for the rest of their County Championship campai

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Barca lack firepower without Neymar: Busquets

MADRID: Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets reiterated his call for the club’s board to strengthen in the transfe

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Dhoni no automatic choice, says India chief selector

NEW DELHI: Mahendra Singh Dhoni is no longer an automatic choice in one-day internationals and the former India captain

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China says it will defend interests if US harms trade ties

BEIJING: China will take action to defend its interests if the United States damages trade ties, the Ministry of Commerc

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Saudi budget deficit halves after reforms, oil rebound

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s budget deficit halved in the first six months of this year, the finance ministry said on Su

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Finance Minister lauded for clearing refund claims of Rs 23 bln

ISLAMABAD: The Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) lauded Finance Minister Ishaq Dar for cle

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Qawwali maestro Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan remembered on 20th death anniversary

It has been years since the legendlocal channel qawwal – Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan – has left us, but his Sufi devotional so

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‘Mooh Bola Beta’ Shahrukh Khan visits Dilip Kumar

It was a meeting of “epic proportions” as Bollywood’s reigning king Shahrukh Khan visited ailing legen

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Game of Thrones actor warns about husky craze

LONDON: Game of Thrones actor Peter Dinklage on Tuesday urged fans of the series to stop buying huskies because of their

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Newly donated blood better for heart surgery: study

ISLAMABAD: Heart surgery patients receiving newly donated blood have significantly fewer post-operative complications th

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India issues visa to Pakistani woman seeking cancer treatment

NEWS DESK: India decided on Sunday to grant visa to a 25-year-old Pakistani cancer patient who is due to travel across t

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Weekend child deaths push India hospital toll to 85

GORAKHPUR: Twenty-five children died over the weekend at a northern India government hospital that suffered oxygen short

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Uber settles complaint over data protection for riders, drivers

Uber agreed to implement new data protection measures to settle complaints that it failed to prevent improper snooping o

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Tech companies in the crosshairs on white supremacy and free speech

TORONTO/SAN FRANCISCO: The neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer had its internet domain registration revoked twice in less tha

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SpaceX launches super-computer to space station

MIAMI: SpaceX on Monday blasted off its unmanned Dragon cargo ship toward the International Space Station, carrying a ho

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Girl killed as man rams car into pizzeria in France

NEWS DESK: A girl has been killed after a man crashed his car into a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris, reported The Gu

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Bangladesh hopes to rekindle passion to save rare crocodiles

DHAKA: Bangladeshi conservationists introduced two rare river-dwelling crocodiles to potential mates Sunday in a last-di

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Former chess champion Kasparov returns to compete 12 years later

ST LOUIS: In a move electrifying the world of chess, former world champion Garry Kasparov is coming out of a 12-year ret

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