Sat, 22 Sep 2018

Pakistan Rallies To Defeat Afghanistan In Asia Cup Cricket

Pakistan, led by veteran batsman Shoaib Malik, defeated Afghanistan by three wickets in the Asia Cup cricket Super Four tournament ...

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At Least 15 Killed By Bus-Truck Crash In Western Afghanistan

Authorities in western Afghanistan say at least 15 people, including three women and two children, were killed early on September ...

Pakistan: Saudi Arabia to Join China-Funded Development Project

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan announced Thursday that Saudi Arabia has agreed to join and invest "heavily" in its ongoing China-funded bilateral ...

Under Threat, Kabul's Hazara Make Call To Arms

As Kabulis commemorated Ashura, the holiest celebration on the Shi'ite religious calendar, scores of black-clad civilian recruits strapped with ammunition ...

Afghanistan's Shi'a Brace For More Attacks On Ashura Holiday

KABUL -- Members of Afghanistan's Shi'ite minority are bracing for potential violence as they prepare to commemorate Ashura, the holiest ...

Dozens of IS Fighters Arrested in Kabul

Dozens of Islamic State fighters have been arrested in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, ahead of a religious observance in the country, ...

ODIs: Proteas take 'strike-shy' risk

Cape Town - Seemingly by design, South Africa look noticeably short of proven batting strike-power for the one-day international series ...

Shoaib Malik the hero as Pakistan survive serious scare

3:00 AM ET Pakistan 258 for 7 (Imam 80, Babar 66, Malik 51*, Rashid 3-46) beat Afghanistan 257 for 6 ...

IRGC Rejects Report on Border Clash in SE Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force's Quds Base dismissed as baseless reports on a clash ...

Rashid Khan's birthday special destroys Bangladesh

3:00 AM ET Afghanistan 255 for 7 (Shahidi 58, Rashid 57*, Shakib 4-42) beat Bangladesh 119 (Shakib 32, Rashid 2-13) ...

Political tensions add to Afghanistan-Pakistan rivalry

Pakistan LWWWW In the spotlight Barring injury, there is little doubt Rashid Khan will dominate batsman for years to come. ...

Afghanistan bat; debuts for Abu Hider and Nazmul Hossain

3:00 AM ET Toss Afghanistan chose to bat v Bangladesh Afghanistan captain Asghar Afghan decided to bat first against Bangladesh ...

Mashrafe joins Sarfraz in slamming Asia Cup scheduling

1:58 PM ET Scheduling gaffes in the Asia Cup have angered Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza. Until Wednesday, oddly, only India ...

Afghanistan, Bangladesh look to avoid Dubai detour

Bangladesh: WWLWL In the spotlight Mohammad Mithun made a confident 63 against Sri Lanka and helped Mushfiqur push the total ...

Proved to the world what we can do - Anshuman Rath

Anshuman Rath, the Hong Kong captain, believes his side will leave the UAE with the satisfaction of "having shown the ...

LRMC miracle patient making strides

The Landstuhl Regional Medical Center team witnessed what some would call miracles this summer as a severely wounded patient cheated ...

Sarfraz miffed by skewed Asia Cup scheduling

Sarfraz Ahmed, the Pakistan captain, hasn't taken the Asia Cup scheduling too kindly, given it will leave his team travelling ...

Pakistan, Afghanistan set to renew budding rivalry

There is an air of intrigue surrounding the emerging cricket rivalry between Afghanistan and Pakistan. It's set in the backdrop ...

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Afghan Orchestra Flourishes Despite Violence, Social Pressure

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Pakistan Rallies To Defeat Afghanistan In Asia Cup Cricket

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