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Sarfraz steers Pakistan into Champions Trophy semis

Notwithstanding Pakistan's remarkable turnaround after a embarrassing loss to arch-rivals India in their tournament opener in Birmingham, hosts England will take to the field at Sophia Gardens with their nose ahead. He can bat and bowl, he is a good batsman and we were confident when he was there. Fahim Ashraf thrillingly hooked Malinga over long leg for six, but the ODI debutant was run out for a run-a-ball 15 when bowler Perera deflected an Ahmed drive onto the stumps at the ...


CRPF soldiers injured in Tral grenade attack

CRPF soldiers injured in Tral grenade attack

The terrorists reportedly hurled a grenade at a camp of CRPF's 180 battalion located in Pulwama's Tral area at 6:05 pm. The condition of three out of the nine injured was reported to be serious. A senior police officer said they had inputs about possible terrorist attack today and the information was shared with all security agencies. Last week, a civilian was injured after terrorists attacked a police convoy on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, near Kashmir's Qazigund area.


Talks to restore Stormont institutions to resume

Talks to restore Stormont institutions to resume

Major warned that although Northern Ireland was a long way from returning to the violence that killed 3,600 people, he believed the peace process remained fragile almost two decades after a USA -brokered 1998 peace agreement. A hard deadline of June 29 has been set for a deal to be struck, after which it is expected power will revert to London. He said he is " wary " about the " fragile " deal between the prime minister and DUP leader Arlene Foster as it might undermine Northern ...



Saudi king and Putin speak about Qatar crisis

Jubeir said Qatar can move goods in and out "whenever they want". "I think that as the elder statesman of the Gulf, the king of Saudi Arabia should solve this affair and show leadership", said Erdogan. The President said that "it appears some countries have already chose to hand down the death penalty" to Qatar. The boss of Qatar Airways has accused the US of fanning the flames of a dispute between the country and its Gulf neighbors.


Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify publicly before Senate on Tuesday

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify publicly before Senate on Tuesday

Comey was sacked by Trump on May 9. "The Senate and the American people deserve to know exactly what involvement with the Russian investigation he had before his recusal, what safeguards are in place to prevent his meddling, and why he felt it was appropriate to recommend the firing of Director Comey when he was leading that investigation".