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Trump’s son-in-law, Kushner, flies into Iraq with top U.S. general

—Photo by GettyimagesBAGHDAD: U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, flew into Iraq on Mon

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Leopard shuts down Nepal airport

—Photo by GettyimagesKATHMANDU: Nepal had to close its only international airport for around half an hour on Monda

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German tourist alleges she was raped in south India

-File PhotoA German tourist has accused two men of taking her captive and raping her in southern India, police said Mond

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Rangers operation against terrorists, facilitators planned in Punjab

LAHORE: The Punjab government has decided to launch rangers operation against banned terrorist outfits and their facilit

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Pakistan to send 10,000 youths to US for higher education: minister

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning Ahsan Iqbal has said that Pakistan will have to maintain its relations with the United

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88 suspects rounded up in countrywide combing operations

ISLAMABAD: Security forces across the country apprehended at least 99 suspects in different raids as part of an ongoing

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Mathews out of rest of Bangladesh series

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews will miss the remaining fixtures of Bangladesh´s tour after being rule

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Transfer rumours: Madrid eye De Gea, Man Utd and Chelsea approach Neymar

Madrid eye De Gea and Hazard Real Madrid have their eyes on Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea and Chelsea for

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Did The Undertaker finally retire from WWE at Wrestlemania?

Wrestling legend The Undertaker appeared to finally call time on his in-ring career after a brutal Wrestlemania 33 mat

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Business Trends

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Kraft Heinz bids $143 billion for Unilever in global brand grab

LONDON: U.S. food company Kraft Heinz made a surprise $143 billion offer for Unilever in a bid to build a global consume

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China says policies unaffected by Trump plan to bring factories back to U.S.

BEIJING: China is closely following U.S. President Donald Trump’s plans to create more domestic jobs by encouragin

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Trump trade strategy ‘doomed to failure:’ expert

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump’s rejection of multilateral trade agreements in the Asia-Pacific in favor of on

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WATCH: Tom Cruise runs for his life in new trailer of `The Mummy’

The second trailer of The Mummy was recently unveiled online, and it is nothing short of exhilarating! Feat

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BCW 2017: Bridal extravaganza ends with glimmer and glamour

KARACHI: Celebrities dazzled in trendy outfits at the much-awaited Bridal Couture Week (BCW) that kickstarted on March

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´Baby´ beats ´Beauty´ in box-office battle

LOS ANGELES: The Boss Baby, Fox´s animated yarn about babies and pets vying over which is cuter, edged out block

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Smartphones can be used as a pocket doctor

Smartphones will soon become mobile laboratories which can monitor bone density, calculate red blood cell levels and eve

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Test can detect HIV within a week of infection: researchers

MADRID: Spain’s top research institution said Thursday it has patented an HIV test that can detect the AIDS-causin

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Baby brain scans may reveal autism risk: study

PARIS: Brain scans of babies may predict which ones will develop autism, a debilitating disorder whose symptoms can be s

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Headphone batteries explode on flight to Australia

SYDNEY: A woman whose headphones caught fire on a plane suffered burns to her face and hands, Australian officials said

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India’s richest man shakes up telecoms market

MUMBAI:  Buyouts, mergers and quick exits — as India’s richest man shakes up the country’s ultra-compe

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IMF’s Lagarde warns G20 to avoid ‘self-inflicted’ wounds

—Photo by AFPWASHINGTON: IMF chief Christine Lagarde on Tuesday warned the world’s largest economies to avoid dama

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Football headers linked to brain damage

—Repeated headers during a footballer’s professional career may be linked to long-term brain damage, according to

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Parenthood linked to longer life

PARIS: Parents, take courage. If you survive the sleep deprivation, toddler tantrums and teenage angst, you may be rewar

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After reading this you will never throw away potato peels

Potato is referred to as one of the healthiest vegetables in the world, containing a lot of properties that are good for

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