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Those who said that I faked injury are sick people: Hafeez

Those who said that I faked injury are sick people: Hafeez

A furious Muhammad Hafeez on Sunday hit back at the critics who had alleged that he had faked injury to skip the last two matches of the ICC World T20, terming them as “mentally sick people“. The top-order batsman was ruled out due to knee injury in the matches against New Zealand and Australia. Pakistan [...]

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Afghanistan scores 123 for 7 against West Indies

Afghanistan scores 123 for 7 against West Indies

After putting into bat, Afghanistan, riding on, Najibullah Zadran’s 48 scored a respectable 123 for 7 in the World T20 championship match against West Indies in Nagpur on Sunday. For West Indies, Samuel Badree (3 for 14) and Andre Russell (2 for 23) were the pick of the bowlers. West Indies captain Darren Sammy won [...]

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Willey, Roy fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Willey, Roy fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

England opener Jason Roy and fast bowler David Willey have been fined for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during their side’s ICC World Twenty20 match against Sri Lanka in New Delhi on Saturday. Roy, who scored a 39-ball 42, was found to have breached Article 2.1.5 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players [...]

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Miandad refuses to attend meetings of fact-finding committee

Miandad refuses to attend meetings of fact-finding committee

Former Pakistan skipper Javed Miandad has refused to attend meetings of the fact-finding committee of the Cricket Board to probe into the national team’s poor performance in the Asia Cup and World T20. “Every time we do badly in a big tournament, the board carries out this charade of appointing a probe committee,” Miandad told [...]

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President’s rule imposed in Uttarakhand

President’s rule imposed in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand was on Sunday brought under President’s rule by the Centre on grounds of “breakdown of governance” in a controversial decision which comes in the wake of a political crisis triggered by a rebellion in the ruling Congress. President Pranab Mukherjee signed the proclamation under Art 356 of the Constitution dismissing the Congress government headed [...]

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No CISF cover at 27 important airports

No CISF cover at 27 important airports

NEW DELHI: With the terror attack on Brussels’ Zaventem airport bringing to the fore fresh concerns over airport security, a report by security agencies says India has not accorded specialised CISF security cover to over two dozen of its such sensitive facilities for the last five years owing to lack of funds. A total of [...]

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No bank defaulter will be spared, warns PM; attacks Congress

No bank defaulter will be spared, warns PM; attacks Congress

RANGAPARA (ASSAM): Warning that no bank defaulter will be spared, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday accused Congress of helping the rich usurp people’s money and claimed his government has “tightened the screws” on the “looters” who were now fleeing due to fear of going to jail. Hitting back after his government faced criticism over [...]

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Bernie Sanders’ big day

Bernie Sanders’ big day

Saturday was a big day for Bernie Sanders’ quest for the Democratic presidential nomination as he swept to resounding victories in the caucus states of Hawaii, Washington and Alaska. But the delegate math is still in Hillary Clinton’s favor. ‘Western Saturday’ on CNN in 90 seconds 01:33 “We knew things were going to improve as [...]

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Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna tell each other to ‘man up’ in public row over EU

Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna tell each other to ‘man up’ in public row over EU

Boris Johnson and Chuka Umunna engaged in a terse public row over the UK’s future within the EU during a radio phone-in. The Mayor was accused by the Labour MP of entering the debate for Brexit for personal gain, prompting a furious response. Both men told each other to “man up” as they argued over [...]

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Berlin car bomb explosion kills driver

Berlin car bomb explosion kills driver

BERLIN, March 15 — Berlin police are investigating a car bomb that exploded Tuesday morning on a city street, killing the driver. The 3 a.m. blast in western Berlin’s Charlottenburg neighborhood flipped the vehicleinto the air as it traveled toward the city’s center. The explosion littered the street, the Bismarkstrasse, with debris, police spokesman Stefan [...]

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China paper says rise of ‘racist’ Trump shows democracy is scary

China paper says rise of ‘racist’ Trump shows democracy is scary

Mussolini and Hitler came to power through elections, China’s Global Times reminded readers Monday. Now an “abusively racist and extremist” candidate is on the rise in the United States, it says. Maybe democracy isn’t such a good idea after all. In an editorial Monday, China’s state-owned Global Times newspaper used Donald Trump’s rise to gloat about [...]

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Putin announces Russia will pull most of its military from Syria

Putin announces Russia will pull most of its military from Syria

MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Monday that Russia would begin pulling its military from Syria, potentially winding down nearly six months of airstrikes that bolstered Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and dealt a grave blow to Syrian rebels. Putin late Monday said that Russia would withdraw the “main part” of the military deployment to [...]

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