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  • KE will make continental impression, says Majid

    KARACHI: When K-Electric (KE) make their first appearance in an international competition next month, Majid Shafiq will be providing all the technical, tactical and strategic know-how from the dugout...

    After securing their maiden Pakistan Premier Football League (PPFL) title last season, KE will be playing the playoff qualifiers for the AFC Cup and England-based Majid will be their head coach for the assignment in Bhutan from Aug...

  • Former continental kings Milan target progress in Europa League

    BERLIN: Seven-time continental champions AC Milan are in the second-tier Europa League this term but on Thursday they and Atalanta can ensure all the Serie A sides progress to the knock-out phase...

    Milan host Austria Vienna needing a win to qualify fromn Group ‘D’ and Atalanta visit Everton needing a point in Group ‘E’...

  • World Cup inter-continental playoff dates set

    ZURICH: The intercontinental playoffs set to determine two more places in the 2018 World Cup have dates and locations finalised...

    While UEFA members have to wait for Tuesday for their playoff draw, the schedule is in place for the ties between Asian Confederation playoff winners and Honduras who finished fourth in CONCACAF, and Oceania region winners New Zealand and Peru, who finished fifth in South America’s CONMEBOL...

  • BJP govt freed Masud Azhar and Daniel Pearl killer: Congress

    NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) got an earful from the opposition Congress party on Friday, which reminded the ruling party of how they freed Masud Azhar and how he went on to set up Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM)...

    Delhi accuses JeM of staging spectacular cross-border attacks, including recently in Pathankot and Uri...

  • Daniel Pearl’s life celebrated through music

    ISLAMABAD: The life of slain journalist, Daniel Pearl, was celebrated at the National Art Gallery (NAG) on Saturday night as part of an international event, the Daniel Pearl World Music Days...

    The programme included stirring performances of poetry, music and dance...

  • Daniel Pearl’s life celebrated through music

    ISLAMABAD: The life of slain journalist, Daniel Pearl, was celebrated at the National Art Gallery (NAG) on Saturday night as part of an international event, the Daniel Pearl World Music Days...

    The programme included stirring performances of poetry, music and dance...

  • Judge recuses himself from hearing convicts’ appeals in Daniel Pearl’s murder case

    KARACHI: The appeals of Ahmed Omer Sheikh and other convicts in the US journalist Daniel Pearl’s abduction and murder case were referred on Tuesday to the chief justice of Sindh High Court for fixing it before another bench after one of the appellate bench members recused himself from the proceedings because of “personal reasons”...

    Justice Naimatullah Phulpoto of the appellate bench excused himself from hearing the appeals of Omer...

  • REVIEW: A sublime story: The Lost Pearl by Lara Zuberi

    The Lost Pearl focuses on the linear progression and development of the book’s central character, Sana Shah...

    A number of interesting offshoot plots emerge closer to the story’s climax as the protagonists become trapped in an emotional struggle, and find it difficult to cope with the hurdles that fate dishes out...

  • ‘World’s largest’ pearl emerges in Philippines

    PUERTO PRINCESA: A poor Philippine fisherman found what is thought to be the world’s largest pearl, but hid it under his bed for a decade without knowing its worth, local authorities said...

    The man found the 34-kilogramme pearl inside a giant clam that was snagged by his anchor as he waited out a storm at sea, according to local tourism department chief Cynthia Amurao, who is also his aunt...

  • Japanese navy veteran recalls Pearl Harbor 75 years on

    OSAKA: Navy aircraft mechanic Kuniyoshi Takimoto watched as Japanese planes roared off the aircraft carrier Hiryu to attack Pearl Harbor on Dec 7, 1941...

    “I wondered if such a poor country would be all right fighting such a big one,” the former real-estate agent, now 95 and one of the few Japanese participants still alive, told AFP at his home in Osaka...

  • Abe to make first Pearl Harbor visit by Japan leader

    TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is to become the first Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbor, announcing on Monday a trip to the site of his country’s surprise attack that launched World War II in the Pacific...

    The war ended in August 1945 after the US dropped two nuclear bombs on Japan and, although the countries have forged strong ties in the seven decades since, how the war began and concluded has cast a long shadow...

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