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October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Australia kangaroo attack leaves three hurt

SYDNEY: Three members of an Australian family used a broom and a shovel to fight off a rare attack by a large kangaroo that left all of them injured, one seriously. Linda Smith, 64, suffered a collapsed lung, broken ribs, cuts and other internal injuries, and underwent surgery in hospital on Sunday after the Saturday evening attack at her property in the Darling

October 11, 2018 12:00 AM 75 bodies found in mass grave near Libya’s Sirte

TRIPOLI: A mass grave containing 75 bodies has been found near the former jihadist bastion of Sirte in western Libya, an official said on Wednesday. Mohamed al-Amial, the coastal city’s municipal council spokesman, told AFP the mass grave was uncovered in an agricultural area of Al-Daheir, west of Sirte. "Seventy-five decomposed bodies were recovered" 1

October 10, 2018 5:39 PM Armed assailants tried to barge into BNP chief Akhtar Mengal's residence

QUETTA: Unidentified armed assailants tried to barge the residence of Balochistan National Party (BNP) leader Akhtar Mengal in Wadh, a town in the Khuzdar District of Balochistan. BNP chief took to Twitter to share the news, saying "There has been an unsuccessful attempt to attack the Mengal residence in Wadh. Men tried to barge inside with grenades 3

October 9, 2018 8:53 PM Six years after attack, Malala's mission still going strong

Today marks the six year anniversary of the attack on Pakistan’s activist for female education Malala Yousafzai in Swat, 2012. The youngest Nobel Laureate’s struggle and strength to stand back up on her feet after returning from a near-death experience, was lauded by her father Ziauddin Yousafzai on Twitter who went on to express his pride and joy at watching

October 8, 2018 12:00 AM Openers help Pakistan dominate Australia

DUBAI: Opener Mohammad Hafeez celebrated his recall with an impressive century as Pakistan dominated the opening day of the first Test against Australia in Dubai on Sunday. Pakistan were 255-3 at the close of play, with Haris Sohail unbeaten on 15 and nightwatchman Mohammad Abbas one not out as Australia’s bowlers toiled away with little success on a flat Dubai

October 7, 2018 12:00 AM AJK president invites investors to Mirpur SEZ

KARACHI: President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan has invited business community to explore investment opportunities in AJK, especially in the Mirpur Special Economic Zone (SEZ), which is getting ready to welcome potential entrepreneurs. Sardar Masood visited the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) House and discussed

October 5, 2018 12:00 AM Two injured in Jamrud grenade attack

JAMRUD: Two persons including a girl sustained injuries in a hand grenade attack on a hujra (male guesthouse) on the Pak-Afghan Highway on Thursday, official sources said. They said unidentified people lobbed a hand grenade into the Hujra of one, Naeem. As a result of explosion, one Wahid and six-month-old Mahnoor got multiple injuries. They were shifted 2

October 5, 2018 12:00 AM Mashrafe, Mushfiqur add to Bangladesh’s injury worries

DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) is facing the prospect of naming their One-day International squad for the home series against Zimbabwe later this month without captain Mashrafe Mortaza and wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahim. With the selectors likely to announce a preliminary squad by next week, the injuries to Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal have already 1

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM No spinner in Pakistan A side surprises Hazlewood

DUBAI: Australia’s new vice-captain Josh Hazlewood has questioned Pakistan’s decision to field an ‘A’ team against the Australians without a specialist spinner, a move that has the pace ace believing the hosts might be “scared” ahead of the two-Test series. In their sole tour match before the first Test begins in Dubai on Sunday, Australia on Tuesday 2

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM Australian spinners show form in drawn warm-up game

DUBAI: Australia’s second spinner, Jon Holland, grabbed five wickets in the drawn four-day match here on Tuesday, sending a warning to Pakistan for the two-match Test series. Pakistan ‘A,’ who had been facing an innings defeat, salvaged a draw by reaching the close on 261-7 in their second innings at the ICC academy.Holland, a 31-year-old left-armer 1