World Cup 2015: India vs Ireland in 5 milestones


India kept their juggernaut rolling in the 2015 World Cup as they comfortably won by eight wickets against Ireland at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Tuesday. Here’s a look at five milestones that were crossed during the match: 1. M.S. Dhoni as India captain now has more consecutive World Cup ...

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The Afghan army is joining IS

Musa Khan Jalalzai Whenever I write about Afghanistan, I confront numerous issues that need to be addressed either by the Afghan government or its international partners. Unfortunately, the unity government has never shown interest in addressing poverty, security, law and order and the mass desertion of the soldiers from the ...

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Pak High Commissioner calls on Geelani


New Delhi, Mar 10: The Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani met Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit here on Monday. The half an hour meeting took place at the separatist leader’s residence here. Pakistan High Commission sources said that the High Commissioner is likely to meet other separatist leaders also ...

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By ALLABAKSH  With the army in Pakistan regaining complete control over the destiny of the country from the ineffective civilian government of Nawaz Sharif, the former army chief and dictator, Pervez Musharraf is now in a happy frame of mind, freely giving interviews to boast about himself and launching scurrilous ...

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