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Sharif keeping ‘justice movement’ trump cards to himself

Sharif keeping ‘justice movement’ trump cards to himself

The ruling Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) leadership may have announced launching the “movement for justice” but the party rank and file are clueless about related modalities.

Finland releases 2 suspects in knife attack probe

Finland releases 2 suspects in knife attack probe

Finnish authorities on Tuesday said they had released two of the four suspects held in custody following this month's stabbing attack that killed two and wounded eight.

Hand-me-down kid Tiafoe targets childhood hero Federer today

Hand-me-down kid Tiafoe targets childhood hero Federer today

As a youngster, Frances Tiafoe, the son of a Sierra Leone immigrant, played tennis in hand-me-down gear and dreamed of the day he’d face Roger Federer at the US Open.

Khalifa bin Hamad al-Attiyah’s Djelamer wins President of the UAE Cup

Khalifa bin Hamad al-Attiyah’s Djelamer wins President of the UAE Cup

Less than a month after his winning return at Ostende, Djelamer imposed himself again, at Duindigt, Netherlands, in the President of the UAE Cup. The Khalifa bin Hamad al-Attiyah-owned horse, trained by Alban de Mieulle, was ridden at the back of the field by Jean Baptiste Hamel.

Pursuit of political goals may lead to economic losses

Pursuit of political goals may lead to economic losses

In a now widely discredited 1990s-era theory of international relations, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman advanced the argument that no two countries with a McDonald’s would go to war with one another.

Blockade unlikely to hinder Qatari LNG shipments through Strait of Hormuz: Moody’s

Blockade unlikely to hinder Qatari LNG shipments through Strait of Hormuz: Moody’s

The shipments of Qatari liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels through the Strait of Hormuz could be unhindered despite the current economic blockade by the siege countries, according to global credit rating agency Moody’s.

Cheniere getting ready for ‘next round’ of LNG projects

Cheniere getting ready for ‘next round’ of LNG projects

Sixteen months after finishing a terminal and sending the first cargo of US shale gas overseas, Cheniere Energy is already preparing for its next round of export projects.

Pedrosa leads from start to finish in Jerez

Pedrosa leads from start to finish in Jerez

Honda’s Dani Pedrosa led from start to finish to win his home Spanish Grand Prix yesterday while Italian great Valentino Rossi clung on to the overall MotoGP lead after finishing a distant 10th for Yamaha.

JNU students protest

JNU students protest

Jawaharlal Nehru University students led by Kanhaiya Kumar stage a demonstration outside the UGC building against the new admission policy of the university in New Delhi yesterday.

Froome expects tough Australia tour

Froome expects tough Australia tour

Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome said yesterday he expected this year’s Herald Sun Tour to be “even more competitive” and a tough battle against local and international challengers.

Knicks defenseless to stop Jazz in 4th quarter

Knicks defenseless to stop Jazz in 4th quarter

Kristaps Porzingis and the Knicks were riding high at the start of their Sunday matinee against Utah, but the fourth quarter was forgettable for both.

Minister ‘clarifies’ Duterte comments, says trade ties with US to stay

Minister ‘clarifies’ Duterte comments, says trade ties with US to stay

The Philippines will maintain its trade and economic ties with the United States, Trade Minister Ramon Lopez said on Friday, a day after President Rodrigo Duterte announced his ‘separation’ from Washington.