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Indian couple go on trial in Germany for spying on Kashmiris and Sikhs on behalf of RAW

BERLIN: An Indian couple accused of spying on Sikh and Kashmiri communities in Germany went on trial Thursday on charges that carry a sentence of up to 10 years in prison. The suspects were charged in March and have been named only as Manmohan S., 50, and his wife Kanwal Jit K., 51, in keeping with German privacy rules for...

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Azhar defies England as Pakistan close at 257-3

BIRMINGHAM: Azhar Ali’s century helped keep England at bay before he was out to the final ball of the second day of the third Test at Edgbaston on Thursday. Azhar’s more than six-hour 139 ended when all-rounder Chris Woakes, on his Warwickshire home ground, struck with the new ball to have him edging to England captain Alastair Cook at first...

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Sohail says Jimmy Anderson the inspiration for grand comeback

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan's Sohail Khan said watching videos of England great James Anderson had helped him end five years of Test exile with a maiden five-wicket haul at Edgbaston on Wednesday. The 32-year-old right arm paceman justified his recall by taking five for 96 as England were dismissed for 297 on the first day of the third Test. It was also...

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Sohail stars for Pakistan as England fall for 297

BIRMINGHAM: Sohail Khan marked his return to Test cricket after a five-year absence with five wickets as Pakistan bowled England for 297 on the first day of the third Test at Edgbaston on Wednesday. The 32-year-old right-arm quick removed a quartet of top-order batsman Alex Hales, Joe Root, James Vince and Jonny Bairstow on his way to tea figures of...

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3rd Test: Pakistan wins toss, decides to bowl first

BIRMINGHAM: Misbah-ul-Haq on Wednesday elected to bowl first against Alastair Cook-led England in the third of the four-Test series here. Coming into the match after a 330-run drubbing at Old Trafford, the Pakistan Test skipper has made two changes in the line-up. Twenty-year-old opener Sami Aslam replaces Shan Masood and Wahab Riaz makes way for right-arm fast-bowler Sohail Khan. England...

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Pakistan coy about changes ahead of third Test

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan were determined to give away as little as possible ahead of the third Test against England at Edgbaston on Wednesday. Following a 330-run defeat in the second Test at Old Trafford, which saw England level the four-match series at 1-1, there is likely to be a change in Pakistan’s top order. Struggling opener Shan Masood appears set to...

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Misbah wants Pakistan to pull down England ‘pillars’

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq believes knocking down England "pillars" Alastair Cook and Joe Root holds the key to his side’s hopes of winning the third Test at Edgbaston. England levelled the four-match series at 1-1 last time out at Old Trafford. Between them, England captain Cook and vice-captain Root made 506 runs at Old Trafford in the second Test the...

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Pakistan reworking plans on Cook and Root, says Arthur

LONDON: Pakistan have adjusted their plans for Alastair Cook and Joe Root ahead of Wednesday's third test at Edgbaston, the touring side's coach Mickey Arthur has said, adding he considers the duo as the backbone of England's batting. Root scored 254 and an unbeaten 71 while Cook made 105 and 76 not out as Pakistan were beaten by 330 runs...

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Dishoom shows Pakistan in good light, I don’t know why they banned it: Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan is quite hurt and upset at Dishoom not having received a warm welcome in Pakistan. The movie — that also stars John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez — has a Pakistani character in it and has been banned by the state. And this is not the first time when Pakistan has banned Indian movies that have carried even a...

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Anderson backs England to overcome Stokes loss

BIRMINGHAM: James Anderson has insisted England have the ability to manage without injured all-rounder Ben Stokes during the third Test against Pakistan at Edgbaston. England levelled the four-match series at 1-1 thanks to a commanding 330-run win in the second Test at Old Trafford. But victory was marred slightly for the hosts by the sight of Stokes limping off on...

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Nadal still doubtful over Rio Olympics participation

MADR: Rafael Nadal has conceded he is not yet sure that he will be able to represent Spain at the Rio Olympics as his fitness concerns linger. The 2008 gold medallist withdrew from the French Open with a wrist injury and missed Wimbledon. "I will not be at the best level in any of the categories," Nadal told journalists after...

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Govt taking measures to control congo virus: Saira

Minister of State for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar says the government is taking measures to control Congo virus. In an interview, she said taking cognizance of reports of Congo fever in Bahawalpur, she had directed the National Institute of Health to provide full support to Punjab Health Department in meeting the challenges. Saira Afzal said, she had directed...

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Harry Potter magic hits Asia

SINGAPORE: Harry Potter magic hit Asia on Sunday morning, as aspiring witches and wizards crowded into bookstores to get their hands on the first copies of a new play that imagines the hero as an adult. Launch parties for “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” were held hours after the play’s premiere in London, setting the stage for a return...

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Cricket legend Hanif Mohammad hospitalised: Shoaib

KARACHI: Former Pakistan cricket great Hanif Mohammad who was diagnosed with lung cancer three years ago was hospitalised early Sunday, son Shoaib Mohammad said. Hanif, 81, was shifted to a hospital after a two-week-long struggle with breathing problems and congestion. Hanif, after being diagnosed with the disease, underwent surgery in London which helped bring it under control, Shoaib said. "But...

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Birth anniversary of Fatima Jinnah today

The 124th birth anniversary of Madar-e-Millat Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah will be observed on July 30 (Saturday) across the country. In connection with her birth anniversary, a special ceremony will be held on July 31 at the Aiwan-e-Karkunan-e-Tehreek-e-Pakistan in Lahore jointly organised by the Nazaria-e-Pakistan Trust and the Pakistan Movement Workers Trust. A cake will also be cut in the ceremony....

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Five Turkish soldiers killed in PKK ambush

ANKARA: Militants from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) killed five Turkish soldiers in an ambush in the troubled southeast of the country, local media reported on Friday. The soldiers were attacked while on patrol in Hakkari province on the road between Hakkari city and the town of Cukurca, Dogan news agency reported. Eight soldiers were also wounded in the...

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IS executes 24 civilians after seizing Syria village

BEIRUT: The Islamic State jihadist group has executed at least 24 civilians after seizing a village in northern Syria from a US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance, a monitor said Friday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said IS executed 24 civilians "in the last 24 hours" after taking Buyir from the Syrian Democratic Forces. The village is located some 10 kilometres (6...

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