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  • Pakistan to abandon ‘smart watches’ after ICC probe

    LONDON: Pakistan will give up wearing ‘smart watches’ after being told to ditch them by the International Cricket Council (ICC) as an anti-corruption measure during the opening day’s play of the first Test against England here at Lord’s on Thursday...

    Although there is no suggestion of impropriety, that Pakistan’s Asad Shafiq and Babar Azam were seen wearing what appeared to be ‘smart watches’ concerned the ICC...

  • Replica of General Lafayette’s ship arrives in US

    YORKTOWN: A replica of a French frigate that in 1780 transported General Lafayette to America to rally US rebels battling for independence arrived to great fanfare on Friday in the Virginia town where British forces eventually surrendered...

    The replica of the Hermione, which took almost two decades to build, left the Ile d’Aix on France’s western coast on April 18 and retraced the 6,000-kilometre journey across the Atlantic...

  • Replica of French general’s historic US independence ship sails again

    LA ROCHELLE: A replica of the 18th century ship that took a French general on his voyage to become a hero of the American war of independence was to set sail again on Saturday, cheered off by thousands of well-wishers and President Francois Hollande...

    The new replica took 17 years to construct, mobilising hundreds of craftspeople from around the world...

  • Controversial replica of old palace opens in China

    BEIJING: A full size replica of parts of Beijing’s nationally sensitive Old Summer Palace has opened 1,000 kilometres away from China’s capital, state media reported on Monday, despite managers of the original threatening legal action...

    The vast array of gardens, palaces and lakes in the western suburbs of the Chinese capital was used by Qing dynasty emperors in the 19th Century...

  • Burning replica to mark Great Fire of London anniversary

    LONDON: A giant replica of 17th-century London will be set ablaze in the city this weekend to mark the 350th anniversary of the devastating Great Fire of London...

    The London’s Burning programme of events commemorating the disaster culminates in Sunday’s torching of a 120-metre-long wooden replica of old London — moored in the River Thames to prevent the fire from spreading again...

  • Replica of French frigate arrives in New York

    NEW YORK: A replica of a majestic 18th century tall ship that brought French General Lafayette to America arrived in New York on Wednesday to take part in July 4 Independence Day festivities...

    The Hermione replica, which took almost two decades to build, left from France’s western coast on April 18 and retraced the 3,700-mile journey across the Atlantic...

  • Indian Nobel laureate relieved after peace medal replica found

    India's 2014 Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi has expressed his relief and gratitude to police for recovering a replica of his prize medal that was stolen last week from his home in the capital New Delhi...

    Police confirmed that they had recovered the replica and other items from Satyarthi's home, and arrested three brothers suspected of carrying out the burglary...

  • Replica of General Lafayette’s ship returns to France

    BREST: A replica of the French frigate that transported General Lafayette to America in 1780 to rally US rebels battling for independence arrived back in France on Monday after a four-month Atlantic voyage...

    It took almost two decades and $32 million to build the exact replica of the 1,200-tonne, three-masted ship, using only 18th century shipbuilding techniques...

  • Webb posts 11 luxury watches, three cars to secure $10m bond

    The indicted football official is providing 11 luxury watches to secure the $10 million bond that provided his release from custody along with his wife’s wedding ring, three opulent cars and 10 properties...

    According to an order filed Monday setting the conditions for release, Webb secured the bond with a five Rolex watches plus a Cartier Roadster, Hublot, Breitling, Panerai, Royal Oak Offshore and Luminor Marina...

  • Costa watches Griezmann fire Atletico into second spot

    MADRID: Diego Costa watched on from the directors’ box as Atletico Madrid leapfrogged Sevilla into second in La Liga thanks to goals from Yannick Carrasco and Antoine Griezmann in a 2-0 win at the Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday...

    Costa’s drawn out move back to Atletico from Chelsea was finally agreed on Thursday, but the striker isn’t allowed to feature until the January transfer window opens
  • Tendulkar watches rugby in Rio as cricket remains outside the Games

    RIO DE JANEIRO: The sight of cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar sitting in the stands on the first morning of the Rio Games rugby competition on Saturday was a reminder that at least one major international sport remains outside the Olympic embrace...

    Accompanied by International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, India's greatest sporting icon watched the opening matches of a shortened version of a sport that has some parallels...
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