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Friday, Aug 11

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Nadal's pursuit of No. 1 derailed by Canadian teen

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MONTREAL: Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov shocked top seeded Rafael Nadal to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP Montreal Masters tournament, temporarily spoiling the Spaniard's chances of returning to world number one. The 18-year-old…

Wednesday, Aug 2

15

Global warming reduces protein in key crops: Study

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MIAMI: Rising carbondioxide levels from global warming will drastically reduce the amount of protein in staple crops like rice and wheat, leaving vulnerable populations at risk of growth stunting and early death, experts warned on…

Saturday, Jul 29

12

54 people injured in Barcelona train crash

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BARCELONA: A commuter train slammed into the end of the platform during the morning rush hour at a busy station in Barcelona on Friday, leaving 54 people injured, emergency services said. One person was seriously injured, 19 were injured …

Saturday, Jul 22

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Multiple inquiries completed without action

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PESHAWAR: As the trial of suspects caught in the brutal killing of Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan (AWKUM) student Mashal Khan continues at Peshawar High Court (PHC), little progress has since been made on the Joint Investigation Team’s …

Monday, Jul 3

12

Narendra Modi to become first Indian Prime Minister to visit Israel

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JERUSALEM: Narendra Modi becomes the first Indian prime minister to visit Israel when he arrives on Tuesday, the result of growing ties that have led to billions of dollars in defence deals. Israel, in constant search of allies to vote in…

Thursday, Jun 29

03

Takata bankruptcy a question mark for consumer lawsuits

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WASHINGTON: The bankruptcy of Japanese auto parts giant Takata may frustrate the legal challenges by victims harmed by the company's exploding airbags, which were part of the largest auto safety recall ever. The United States has been by…

Wednesday, Jun 28

12

US lists China among worst human trafficking offenders

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WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump's administration hit China Tuesday over its rights record, placing the country alongside Sudan and North Korea on a list of the world's worst human trafficking offenders. The State Department downgraded…

Sunday, Jun 25

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China drone king DJI turns to farming

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CHINA: China drone-maker DJI is betting on flying machines that shoot pesticide instead of photos to fend off growing competition in the global remote-controlled aircraft market. The world leader in the civilian drones sector is switching…

Saturday, Jun 24

23

Ford’s China move casts new cloud on Mexican carmaking

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MEXICO CITY: A second U-turn this year by Ford Motor Co in Mexico has raised the specter of Chinese competition for local carmaking, adding to pressure on the industry after repeated threats by US President Donald Trump to saddle it with…

Sunday, Jun 18

09

Macron eyes next stage in revolution in parliament polls

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PARIS: French voters head to the polls on Sunday for parliamentary elections set to hand a landslide victory to the party of President Emmanuel Macron which would complete his stunning reset of national politics. The new assembly is due to…

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Calculated measures needed to capitalise on STPF-2015-18

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KARACHI: Calculated measures should be taken to bring positive outcome from Strategic Trade Policy Framework 2015-18. Policy has already identified the focus products and markets, that can help turn around exports in the short term.…

Saturday, Jun 17

05

Asian markets mostly up, dollar and pound extend gains

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HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly rose on Friday following a sell-off the previous day, while the dollar and pound extended gains on growing expectations of a hike in US and British interest rates. Equity traders have suffered a fraught week…

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Trump to announce curbs on business with Cuban military 5678

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MIAMI: President Donald Trump will announce curbs on US firms doing business with the Cuban military and tighter rules on travel to the island on Friday during a visit to the spiritual home of the Cuban-American exile community. Trump will…

Friday, Jun 16

10

Recent Trump scoldings leave no mark on foreign automakers

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Despite the recent "America First" scoldings of President Donald Trump, foreign automakers have helped transform the economy of the Deep South in the past three decades. But they now face new challenges amid threats of trade wars and the…

Monday, Jun 12

02

The cure is tax policy, not trade

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America's lethargic economy isn't doing so good and President Trump's tax cut plan to get it growing again is stalled in Congress for the foreseeable future. Economic growth is weak. Consumer confidence fell in May for the second straight…

Monday, Jun 5

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US escalates pressure over China to 'step up' on North Korea

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SYDNEY: China and other nations must strengthen efforts to curb North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday, while also calling out Beijing over its South China Sea activities. America's top…

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What Phuc can teach Trump about free trade

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When Vietnamese prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits United States president Donald Trump this week at the White House, the two heads of state will offer a portrait in contrasts on issues related to free trade. Donald Trump rose to power…

Thursday, Jun 1

01

Denial of J-1 visas to Pakistani physicians

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Physicians of Pakistani origin have contributed extensively to healthcare services in the United Sates in the last few decades. Although Pakistan is not among the six countries mentioned in President Donald Trump’s travel ban, it appears…

Monday, May 29

07

UK police make fresh arrest as Manchester runners defy terror threat

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MANCHESTER: A British minister said on Sunday that members of the suicide bomber Salman Abedi’s network could still be a large, as thousands defied the terror threat to take part in an annual half marathon. As runners pounded the streets…

Sunday, Oct 30

11

Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Real Madrid top

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BARCELONA: Cristiano Ronaldo answered his critics with a hat-trick as Real Madrid came from behind to win 4-1 at Alaves and go two points clear at the top of La Liga. Champions Barcelona moved up to second with a lacklustre 1-0 win over…

Wednesday, Jul 27

09

Knife attacker kills 19 in their sleep at disabled centre in Japan

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PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Senior minist ... SAGAMIHARA: A knife-wielding man broke into a facility for the disabled in a small town near Tokyo early on Tuesday and killed 19 patients as they slept, authorities said, Japan’s worst…

Sunday, Jul 10

03

Condolences pour in as ‘messiah of the nation’ is laid to rest

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KARACHI: The members of civil society and business community have expressed deep grief over the demise of the renowned social worker, Abdul Sattar Edhi, on Saturday. While talking to Daily Times, Agha Saiddain of Pakistan Tanners…

Saturday, Jul 9

06

Brexit, Russia dominate NATO summit

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WARSAW:NATO leaders met Friday for a crucial summit in Warsaw to send a clear message to a resurgent Russia while trying to contain the fallout from Britain’s dramatic divorce from the European Union. Britain’s future will dominate talks…

Thursday, Jun 23

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Sad end for Ibrahimovic as Belgium advance

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic's international career ended in a damp squib when Sweden lost 1-0 to Belgium in their final Euro 2016 Group E match on Wednesday and failed to reach the last 16. Radja Nainggolan's fine shot after 84 minutes sent Belgium…

Tokyo shares end higher as voting starts in Britain EU poll

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TOKYO: Tokyo shares ended higher in light trading on Thursday, as millions in Britain began voting in a too-close-to-call referendum on the country's future in the European Union. Japan will be among the first major equity markets to react…

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India launches record 20 satellites in single mission

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NEW DELHI: India on Wednesday successfully launched a rocket carrying a record 20 satellites as its famously frugal space agency looks to grab a larger slice of the lucrative commercial space market. The rocket blasted off from the…

Friday, Jun 17

11

Search teams retrieve black box from EgyptAir plane

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CAIRO: Search teams retrieved the cockpit voice recorder from EgyptAir flight MS804 on Thursday in a breakthrough for investigators seeking to explain what caused the plane to plunge into the sea, killing all 66 people on board. The Airbus…

Sunday, Jun 12

02

Pakistan reaffirms its commitment to control AIDS by 2030

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LAHORE: Khaleel Masih, an ice- ... UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has reiterated its commitment to control HIV/AIDS epidemic at the UN General Assembly. It has also announced a strong national and provincial support for the prevention, treatment…

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Bold commitments required to end AIDS

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LAHORE: Khaleel Masih, an ice- ... NEW YORK: United Nations Member States have committed to implementing a bold agenda to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030 during a three-day United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS in…

Saturday, Jun 11

10

Studies reveal ‘super bacteria’ in Rio’s Olympic venues, top beaches

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KENTUCKY: Pakistan’s ambassador to the Un ... RIO DE JANEIRO: Scientists have found dangerous drug-resistant “super bacteria” off beaches in Rio de Janeiro that will host Olympic swimming events and in a lagoon where rowing and canoe…