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June 10, 2018 12:00 AM Abramovich knocks back approach to buy Chelsea

LONDON: Britain’s richest man has had a bid to buy Chelsea football club turned down by Roman Abramovich, according to British media reports. The Daily Mail reported that Jim Ratcliffe, the chairman and chief executive of multinational petrochemicals group Ineos, expressed an interest in the Premier League club which the Russian has owned for 15 years 2

June 3, 2018 12:00 AM Waseem begins training in Las Vegas

KARACHI: Pakistan’s professional boxer Mohammad Waseem has started training at the Floyd Mayweather Junior Boxing Gym in Las Vegas for his International Boxing Federation (IBF) world title bout later this summer. The 30-year-old will face Moruti Mthalane of South Africa in the IBF world title bout on July 15 at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur. The title 1

June 3, 2018 12:00 AM IBF world title bout: Waseem begins training in Las Vegas

KARACHI: Pakistan’s professional boxer Mohammad Waseem on Saturday began his training at the Floyd Mayweather Junior Boxing Gym in Las Vegas, United States, for the International Boxing Federation (IBF) world title bout later this summer. “I have begun my training,” Waseem told ‘The News’ from Las Vegas on Saturday. The 30-year-old will face Moruti Mthalane 1

June 2, 2018 12:00 AM Football fans can enter Russia sans visa

ISLAMABAD: Great news for Pakistani football fans. The Russian government has introduced a new policy that will allow the football lovers to enter the country without visa to witness Football World Cup- 2018 matches starting from June this year. In order to ensure maximum participation of the football fans, for the first time the Russian government has relaxed 8

May 23, 2018 12:00 AM Comonwealth Games: Indian, Pakistani athletes ‘vanished’

CANBERRA: More than 200 Commonwealth Games athletes including some members of Pakistani and Indian teams and officials went ‘missing’ in Australia after applying for refugee visas, with another 50 staying in the country illegally. The figures were revealed by Immigration Department officials to a Senate committee hearing on Monday night. A total of 8,103 athletes 3

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Almost 200 athletes, officials seek Aussie asylum

SYDNEY: Nearly 200 people who travelled to the Gold Coast for last month’s Commonwealth Games have applied for asylum in Australia, an official said Monday. Several participants from Africa vanished during the international event held on the east coast from April 4-15. A handful of African athletes resurfaced and sought legal advice on how to apply for asylum 4

May 21, 2018 12:00 AM UAE announces major changes in visa policy

DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced decisions on Sunday that included the provision of residency visas of up to 10 years for investors and professionals and their families in addition to exceptional students. According to WAM, the cabinet announced the launch of an integrated visa system to attract talent in all vital sectors of the national 4

May 12, 2018 12:00 AM Preparing for IBF world title bout Waseem to leave for Birmingham soon

KARACHI: Pakistan’s professional boxer Mohammad Waseem will leave for Birmingham in the next few days to train for his International Boxing Federation (IBF) world title bout against Moruti Mthalane of South Africa later this summer. “Yes, all training arrangements have been made. I will apply for England visa on Monday and it will take a week. I am very much confident 2

May 4, 2018 12:00 AM Indonesia, world’s largest Muslim country, to issue tourism visas to Israelis

JAKARTA: Gorgeous destinations that Israelis could only see in the movies will soon become accessible now that Indonesia, the world’s largest Muslim country, is accepting tourism-visa applications from Israelis. Until now Israelis could only obtain business visas, costing about $800. Israel and Indonesia do not have diplomatic relations, so the process 4

April 29, 2018 12:00 AM Son of Guinea’s president faces forced labour charges in Texas

WASHINGTON: The son of Guinea´s first president and his wife face up to 20 years in prison if found guilty in Texas of holding a young woman as a domestic slave. Mohamed Toure, 57, and Denise Cros-Toure, 57, appeared in a federal court in Fort Worth, Texas on Thursday to face a criminal complaint of forced labor, the US Department of Justice said. Toure 14