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  • Number of coronavirus patients in Hyderabad on the decline

    HYDERABAD: Burden of novel coronavirus patients on Hyderabad has now lessened considerably in last 24 hours with departure of people from districts other than Sindh’s...

    Most of them happened to be Tableeghi Jamaat members from upcountry and foreign lands including Indonesia, China, Malaysia and Philippines who have now left Hyderabad safely...

  • At least 34 dead as explosions rock Brussels airport, subway

    BRUSSELS: Explosions, at least one likely caused by a suicide bomber, rocked the Brussels airport and subway system Tuesday, killing at least 34 and prompting a lockdown of the Belgian capital and heightened security across Europe...

    The militant Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attacks in Brussels, a news agency affiliated with the group said...

  • Anti-govt protests rock Guinea

    CONAKRY: Fresh violence erupted in the Guinean capital on Tuesday after a day of clashes between police and anti-government protesters that left one dead and several with gunshot wounds, a correspondents witnessed...

    Hundreds of youths threw stones at police who responded with tear gas and warning shots, bringing traffic to a standstill on a main highway into the central Conakry, although there were no immediate reports of injuries......

  • Harassment reports rock UK parliament as scandal spreads

    LONDON: The scandal surrounding Britain’s political class deepened on Sunday with more allegations of sexual harassment, abuse of power and other misdeeds, including new claims involving a key ally of Prime Minister Theresa May...

    The allegations dating back more than a decade involve behaviour that ranges from inappropriate touching and sending suggestive text messages to matters serious enough to be reported to police for possible...

  • Fats Domino, whose piano helped create rock, dies

    NEW YORK: Fats Domino, whose rollicking rhythm and blues piano helped give birth to rock ‘n’ roll, has died in his lifelong home of New Orleans, the coroner said on Wednesday...

    The famously reclusive musician, who had made few public appearances over the past decade, died Tuesday morning of natural causes, said Gerry Cvitanovich, Jefferson Parish Coroner...

  • Aussie cricketers shaken after rock thrown at team bus in India

    MELBOURNE: The Australia cricket team suffered a scare following their Twenty20 International win over India in Guwahati on Tuesday after a rock was thrown at their team bus, shattering one of the windows, governing body Cricket Australia (CA) said...

    Players and staff were travelling from Barsapara Stadium back to their team hotel in the eastern city when the rock pierced the window on the right-hand side of the bus, CA said on its...

  • HERITAGE: ROCK OF ALL AGES

    The legend in Saddo Mazzo, Sindh that lives on through the ages is that of the sisters Saddo and Mazzo, princesses who ruled from a hilltop castle in the rugged and largely barren hills west of Johi (Dadu district)...

    As their forces prepared to set out to attack a neighbouring settlement, the duo instructed the general to see that the flag was kept flying high for them to spot from their hilltop eyrie...

  • Uproars rock NA budget debate; live telecast idea half dead

    ISLAMABAD: Uproars rocked the budget debate in the National Assembly on Wednesday as the concept of its live telecast for the first time in Pakistan was declared virtually half dead only on the second day of the discussion...

    The general debate on the budget for fiscal 2015-16 was repeatedly interrupted and overshadowed by furores after some lawmakers from both the opposition and ruling party benches accused the state-run Pakistan...

  • ‘Rock n’ roll hero’ Trotsky gets Russian biopic for 1917 anniversary

    MOSCOW: Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky gets a raunchy makeover as a “rock ‘n’ roll hero” in a new television series that highlights his adventurous exploits, ruthless character and rampant sex life...

    The series has been produced by Russia’s state-controlled Channel One to mark the centenary of the 1917 Russian Revolution — and focuses one of its most divisive figures...

  • Far-right plot, abuse scandals rock German military

    BERLIN: The bizarre case of a racist soldier allegedly plotting an attack while posing as a Syrian refugee and several abuse scandals have sparked a war of words between Germany’s defence minister and the military...

    It is a dangerous political battle for Ursula von der Leyen, the first woman in charge of the Bundeswehr, who is often mentioned as a potential successor to Chancellor Angela Merkel...

  • Explosions rock funeral in Kabul; at least 6 killed

    Explosions in Kabul on Saturday killed at least six people attending a funeral reportedly attended by government officials, including members of parliament, a day after hundreds of demonstrators turned out to demand more security in the capital...

    The explosions came just three days after a powerful truck bomb attack in the city that killed 90 people and wounded more than 450...

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