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Impressive display of firepower by Pakistan Navy

Impressive display of firepower by Pakistan Navy

Live weapon firing was conducted by the Pakistan Navy’s newly-commissioned Fast Attack Craft (Missile), PNS Himmat, in the North Arabian Sea, according to a press release issued by the Director General Public Relations (Navy) in Islamabad.

Malan inspires England with first ton of series

Malan inspires England with first ton of series

Australian quicks were let down in the field by three dropped catches

Croatia qualify for World Cup with Greece draw

Croatia qualify for World Cup with Greece draw

Croatia qualified for the 2018 World Cup on Sunday night by holding Greece to a 0-0 draw in the second leg of their play-off in Piraeus for a 4-1 win on aggregate.

Buyout firms crave Buffett-like long game that remains elusive

Buyout firms crave Buffett-like long game that remains elusive

A few years ago, private equity managers were growing tired of sitting on the sidelines, watching Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway make landmark investments in Kraft Heinz and BNSF Railway. They wanted to get in the game.

Ramirez hits walk-off in 19th inning as Boston beat Toronto

Ramirez hits walk-off in 19th inning as Boston beat Toronto

Hanley Ramirez hit a walk-off bloop single to centre field in the 19th inning to send the Boston Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2, ending a six-hour affair early Wednesday morning in Major League Baseball.

Mourinho pleased as ‘top striker’ Lukaku scores

Mourinho pleased as ‘top striker’ Lukaku scores

Romelu Lukaku bagged his first goal in a Manchester United shirt on Monday as the 10-man Premier League giants laboured to a 2-1 victory over Real Salt Lake in Utah.

Five soldiers killed in attack on Yemeni security checkpoint

Five soldiers killed in attack on Yemeni security checkpoint

Five government soldiers were killed in war-ravaged Yemen on Sunday in an attack by unknown gunmen, local security sources said.

Sarin-struck town marks 100 days since attack

Sarin-struck town marks 100 days since attack

One hundred days after deadly sarin hit their Syrian hometown, residents of Khan Sheikhun shuttered their shops on Wednesday and solemnly payed their respects to the victims at their modest cemetery.

Thai police arrest woman over alleged travel scam

Thai police arrest woman over alleged travel scam

Thai police have arrested a woman who is accused of cheating more than 1,000 people who were left stranded at Bangkok's main airport this week, media said.

Seve was there for me, says Garcia

Seve was there for me, says Garcia

Sergio Garcia, who captured his greatest victory in 20 years of major golf yesterday by winning the Masters, said he felt the presence of the late Seve Ballesteros helping pull him through.

Street art battles community rift

Street art battles community rift

For decades Belfast adorned its walls with huge community murals marking the bloody history of the Northern Irish conflict.

Obama kiteboards in Caribbean with Branson

Obama kiteboards in Caribbean with Branson

Former US president Barack Obama is trying some new and dangerous water sports that the Hawaii native had to miss out on for safety reasons while serving in the White House.