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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Thai Cops Nab Pakistani Passport Forger ‹ Newsweek Pakistan

Thai Cops Nab Pakistani Passport Forger File Photo. Asif Hassan—AFP Mohammad Iqbal is believed to have operated from Thailand for over 10 years A Pakistani passport forger whose fakes may have been sold to Islamic State operatives has been arrested in Thailand, police said on Friday, ending a …

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Strategic Stress ‹ Newsweek Pakistan

Aamir Qureshi—AFP Defiance in the face of global unity cannot come without economic fallout Chairman of the Senate Mian Raza Rabbani, while attending the 13th session of the Parliamentary Union of Islamic Countries (PUIC) in Tehran, must have felt the strain of contradictions in laying out a “narrative” for the …

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Chelsea frustrated by Arsenal stalemate

LONDON: The strain of playing five games in two weeks caught up with Arsenal and Chelsea as they labored to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final on Wednesday. Contesting their third competition after a packed festive fixture program, the London rivals were lacking the …

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Barca sign Colombian international Mina from Palmeiras

BARCELONA: Colombia centre-back Yerry Mina joined Barcelona from Brazilian side Palmeiras on Thursday on a five year contract for a fee of 11.8 million euros ($14mn), the Catalan club announced. The 6ft 5in (1.95m) 23-year-old is set to fill the void left by Javier Mascherano, who is on the verge …

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England’s Root among IPL hopefuls as auction draws closer

England Test skipper and star batsman Joe Root is among 282 foreign players looking to play in this year’s big-paying Indian Premier League, the cricket board announced Saturday. The player auction for the 11th IPL Twenty20 tournament is set for January 27-28 in Bangalore, the Board of Control for Cricket …

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Virtually unknown a year ago, Timothee Chalamet is the very definition of a breakout star, featuring in two of 2017’s hottest movies and vying Sunday for a Golden Globe. The 22-year-old New Yorker has been showered with acclaim and awards nominations for his starring role in Luca Guadagnino’s paean to …

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