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Pakistan refuses to accept IMF’s demand of increase tax rate

ISLAMABAD: According to sources, Pakistan refused to accept demands of an increase in tax rate and electricity prices by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the first round of talks for a financial bailout that ended today, Finance Minister Asad Umar said. Umar said that disagreements with the IMF continue on certain issues, which include an increase in electricity prices...

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WWE Champion reveals that he is fighting cancer for 11 years

WWE superstar Roman Reigns shocked his fans on ‘Monday Night Raw’ when he revealed he has been battling leukemia for 11 years. Reigns, whose real name is Leati Joseph Anoa'I, announced he was relinquishing the WWE Universal championship due to the diagnosis. "My real name is Joe, and I've been living with leukemia for 11 years," Reigns told the crowd...

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Momina Mustehsan and Human rights minister Shireen Mazari engage in Twitter Battle over ‘Ko Ko Korina

Web Desk: The latest Coke Studio offering Ko Ko Korina has disappointed many, including Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari, who on Sunday took to twitter and said that such a rendition of a great classic is nothing but a massacre. In response to the remarks of human rights minister remarks, the acclaimed 26-year-old singer took to Twitter on Monday and...

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PCB discards Al Jazeera’s spot-fixing allegations

Web Desk: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday has rejected the allegations of spot fixing leveled by Al Jazeera. In a press release issued on Monday it was mentioned that “PCB is committed to its fight against corruption in cricket. It has and continues to cooperate, assist and coordinate with the ICC’s Anti Corruption Unit in respect of investigations...

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Australia, England reject cricket fixing as probe launched

SYDNEY: Australia and England on Monday rejected fresh allegations about corruption in cricket by television news channel Al Jazeera, which claimed there had been 26 spot-fixing incidents in 15 international matches. In a follow-up documentary to one aired earlier this year, the Qatari-based broadcaster reported on Sunday that a small group of England players allegedly cheated in seven games between...

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England, Australia and Pakistani cricketers are involved in widespread spot-fixing, claims Al Jazeera

London, England: Al Jazeera's Investigative Unit has uncovered evidence of corruption at the highest levels of international cricket. This time It appears to involve two dozen fixes in 15 international matches. The evidence, from 2011 and 2012, points to a small group of England players allegedly carrying out spot-fixes in seven matches; Australia players in five matches; Pakistan players in...

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Mohammad Abbas rises to No. 3 in ICC Test bowlers ranking

DUBAI: On Sunday, Mohammad Abbas jumped 11 places to break into the top three in the latest ICC Test bowlers rankings. Taking just 10 Test matches to reach the third ranking, the Pakistani bowler started the series against Australia on number 21 and is now only behind South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada and England’s James Anderson. Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Abbas...

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Last time approaching IMF: claims Asad Umar

KARACHI: On Saturday, Pakistan's Finance Minister of Pakistan, Asad Umar claimed that this would be last time the government is approaching International  Monetary Fund (IMF) for the bail out package to address economic woes. "This will be the last IMF programme," the finance minister assured while addressing an event at Pakistan Stock Exchange, here at metropolis. Furthermore Asad Umar clarified...

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Abbas stars with the ball as Pakistan seals Australia’s fate in second test

ABU DHABI: Pakistan inched closer to victory as Mohammad Abbas ripped through the Australian top order on day four of the second Test against Australia. Needing 491 more runs to win the match, Australia started their second innings on 47-1 before Abbas took four wickets in the morning session to send Aaron Finch, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh and skipper Tim Paine...

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Imad in, Amir out as PCB announces T20 squad for Australia series

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday has announced 15-member squad for T20 series against Australia. The National Selection Committee headed by Inzamam ul Haq after consultation with Captain Sarfraz Ahmed and Head Coach Mickey Arthur has announced the  15-member T-20 squad for the three-match T-20I series against Australia. The 3-match T-20I series against Australia will be played on October...

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Abu Dhabi Test: Pakistan declared after setting 538 runs for Aussies to chase

ABU DHABI: Pakistan declared their second innings at 400-9 after building a massive lead of 537 runs on the third day of the second Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi on Thursday. Middle-order batsman Babar Azam fell just one run short of his maiden Test century while skipper Sarfraz Ahmed scored another sure-footed half century. That is good enough for Pakistan...

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Pakistan’s Danish Kaneria admits fixing guilt at last

LONDON: Pakistan’s Danish Kaneria has finally admitted his role in a fixing scandal that led to the imprisonment of former Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield after six years of denials, Britain’s Daily Mail reported late Wednesday. Kaneria, who was given a life ban by English cricket chiefs that effectively applied worldwide, said in an interview for an Al Jazeera television documentary...

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Abbas destroys Australia to put Pakistan on top

ABU DHABI: Pacer Mohammad Abbas took five wickets as Pakistan dismissed Australia for 145 runs on the second day of the second Test in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Abbas dismissed Shaun Marsh for three runs, Travis Head for 14 and Mitchell Starc for 24 runs to derail Australia after they resumed at 20-2 in reply to Pakistan's 282 all out...

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Fakhar Zaman steers Pakistan out of trouble but misses century

ABU DHABI: Opener Fakhar Zaman missed a hundred by six runs on his debut but still lead Pakistan´s fightback on the first day of the second Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. The 28-year-old left-hander fell leg-before to leg-spinner Marnus Labuschagne for 96 but lifted his team from a precarious 57-5 to 204-6 at tea after Pakistan won...

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US Dollar rises by Rs1.60 in interbank market

KARACHI: The rate of the U.S. dollar has increased on Monday, by Rs1.60 after which its value was recorded as Rs133.50 in interbank market. The unprecedented dollar rise was up to Rs1.60  after which its value was recorded as Rs133.50 in interbank market. During previous week, the dollar recorded an unprecedented increase of Rs9.39 after opening on October 9. Due...

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Russia may resume manned space flights on November 28

MOSCOW: The next manned flight of a Soyuz rocket to the International Space Station (ISS) could take place on November 28, Interfax news agency quoted a Russian space industry source on Saturday as saying. A Russian cosmonaut and a US astronaut survived an aborted liftoff after a Soyuz rocket bound for the ISS failed in mid-air two minutes after the...

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PTI led govt to arrange $2-3 bn stopgap financing from allies to avoid deepening economic woes

ISLAMABAD: Before an International Monetary Fund bail out package is not approved, the PTI-led government would have to arrange $2-3 billion of stopgap financing from friendly countries in the coming weeks, to avert a deepening of the economic crisis. According to the top officials of economic ministries privy to development,said that project financing from international donors had shrunk during the...

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