Day: August 16, 2018

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Former Indian Captain Ajit Wadekar dies at 77

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Former Indian captain Ajit Wadekar has died after battling a prolonged illness at Mumbai’s Jaslok Hospital.The 77-year-old, who made his debut in 1966 against West Indies, played 37 Tests and scored 2,113 runs in his career at an average of 31.07.Sourc…

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PAKISTAN’S LOWER HOUSE ELECTS DEPUTY SPEAKER

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Qasim Suri of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), was elected as the deputy speaker of the National Assembly, or the lower house of the country’s parliament, on Wednesday evening, said the speaker of the house.Speaker of the National Assembly, Asad Qaiser,…

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Minister of Media Al-Awwad rejects politicization of Hajj

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Saudi Minister of Media Awwad Al-Awwad rejected categorically on Thursday any attempts to politicize Hajj or use it for purposes of disturbing this worship. Awwad said that Saudi Arabia welcomes Muslims from various parts of the world to perform this r…

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Darren Berry rejects Pakistan fielding coach job

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Former Australian state team cricketer Darren Berry has rejected the role of the Pakistan fielding coach which was offered to him by the Pakistan Cricket Board.The wicket-keeper and batsman, who is currently working with the Pakistan Super League franc…