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Afghans, hope, peace, US-Taliban, gear up, troop, withdrawal, deal

Afghans hope for peace as US, Taliban to ink historic troop withdrawal deal...

02 February, 2020 11:40 am 11:40 am

KABUL/DOHA (Reuters) – Millions of Afghans are anticipating that America’s longest war fought in their country will end on Saturday as US and Taliban negotiators are expected to sign a deal to allow a US troop reduction and a permanent ceasefire. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the Qatar emir and representatives of 50 countries … Read More


Pakistan, Sri Lanka, gear up, Karachi Test, hope, better, weather

Pakistan take on Sri Lanka in second Test tomorrow

12 December, 2019 11:47 am 11:47 am

KARACHI – After the truncated first Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Rawalpindi, expectations are high ahead of the second Test, with forecasts pointing to improved weather conditions in Karachi from Thursday. The much-anticipated return of Test cricket in Pakistan – the Rawalpindi Test was the first in the country in over a decade … Read More