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May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Kishanganga project: Pak meeting with World Bank kicks off

WASHINGTON: The three-day water talks between the World Bank (WB) and Pakistan began here on Monday to discuss the Indian violations of the Indus Water Treaty. A four-member delegation led by Attorney General of Pakistan, Ashtar Ausaf reached the World Bank head office to apprise the Bank’s president about the country’s concerns over more than a dozen

May 21, 2018 12:00 AM India court jails ex-envoy for spying for Pakistan

NEW DELHI: An Indian diplomat convicted of passing state secrets to Pakistan´s intelligence services has been jailed for three years, her lawyer said on Sunday. Madhuri Gupta was found guilty in a New Delhi court on Friday of "spying and wrongful communication of information" while posted to the Indian embassy in Islamabad. Gupta, 61, was arrested in 2010 for allegedly

May 20, 2018 2:21 PM Daniyal rejects fake allegations of money laundering against Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Privatization Daniyal Aziz has rejected the bogus allegations of money laundering against former prime minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, who was an honest and righteous person in the country. The National Assembly Committee on Law and Justice directed the Chairman National Accountability Bureau (Retd) Justice Javed Iqbal to appear 3

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM India SC called in for 3rd time in state battle

NEW DELHI: India´s opposition Congress party went to the Supreme Court for the third time in three days Saturday in a bid to thwart Prime Minister Narendra Modi´s nationalist party taking control of a key southern state. Hours before the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sought a vote of confidence in the Karnataka state assembly, Congress lawyers argued

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Inam capable of winning medal in Asiad’

KARACHI: A senior official of the Pakistan Wrestling Federation (PWF) on Saturday said he could not guarantee that Mohammad Inam would win gold in the Asian Games but added the ace wrestler is capable of claiming a medal as he is in top form. “There will be very tough competition in his weight category as world class wrestlers, especially from Iran, will be in his class

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM Australia women add Nitschke, Noffke as assistant coaches

MELBOURNE: Shelley Nitschke and Ashley Noffke joined the Australian women’s set-up as assistant coaches on Friday (May 18). The duo is set to remain with the Australian side for two World T20s to be held in the West Indies and at home in 2018 and 2020 respectively. Nitschke, the spinning all-rounder, who played 80 ODIs for Australia, and Noffke, the seam bowling 7

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM Thomas and Uber Cup events: China brings badminton big guns to Bangkok

BANGKOK: Team China is hoping for a clean sweep of this year’s Thomas and Uber cups in Bangkok, sending in men’s badminton big guns Chen Long, Shi Yuqui and Lin Dan as their women shuttlers aim for a fourth win on the spin. The prestigious biennial event, which starts Sunday, brings together 16 top teams from five continents for a week of intense competition 1

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan’s Maaz enters Shanghai Wushu finals

LAHORE: Pakistan’s Maaz Khan has qualified for the finals of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation International Wushu Tournament, which is currently being held in China. Maaz defeated India’s Pawan Gupta in the semi-final of 75kg category of the event. He is expected to face a Chinese competitor in the final.The coach of Pakistani team, Shafiur Rahman shared 2

May 18, 2018 12:00 AM Rajput named Zimbabwe interim coach

HARARE: Lalchand Rajput has been named interim coach of Zimbabwe, with his first assignment a triangular Twenty20 series against Australia and Pakistan in July. Rajput was in charge of India when they lifted the inaugural World Twenty20 in 2007 and also had a successful spell with Afghanistan.He was confirmed as coach in a statement by Zimbabwe Cricket 1

May 18, 2018 12:00 AM Lanning, Raj to feature in women’s exhibition T20

MUMBAI: Australia captain Meg Lanning, superstar all-rounder Ellyse Perry and India ODI captain Mithali Raj are set to be part of the IPL Supernovas team in the Women’s T20 exhibition match in Mumbai. They will face an IPL Trailblazers side that includes Jhulan Goswami, the highest wicket-taker in women’s ODIs, the prolific New Zealand opener Suzie Bates 1