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Interpol suspends 20mn-euro deal with FIFA after scandal

FIFA hit back at Interp­ol, voicin­g disapp­ointme­nt at the decisi­on to suspen­d the partne­rship agreem­ent Interpol boss Juergen Stock noted that partners in the programme “must share the fundamental values and principles of the organisation”. PHOTO: AFP LYON: Interpol on Friday pulled out of a multi-million-euro deal with FIFA to promote ...

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20,000 Form 15s missing from ECP record, claims Imran

Says 25 millio­n ballot­s unacco­unted for; Parvez Rashid insist­s electi­ons were transp­arent PTI chief Imran Khan. PHOTO: AFP ISLAMABAD: Illustrating his argument that the 2013 polls were ‘systematically rigged’, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said 20,000 Form 15s, which contain details of use of ballot papers, were missing from ...

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No pearls in Pakistan’s shutter Island

Sri Lanka have had the clear upper-hand across all three formats over Pakistan during this time. PHOTO: FILE/ AFP KARACHI: An incredible overdose of Pak-Lanka encounters across all formats in recent years has somewhat compensated for the shrinking number of international fixtures for Pakistan. Sri Lanka have had the clear upper-hand ...

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BlackBerry may put Android system on new device: sources

BlackB­erry briefl­y showed off the slider device on stage at Mobile World Congre­ss in Barcel­ona in March PHOTO: AFP TORONTO: BlackBerry (BB.TO) is considering equipping an upcoming smartphone with Google Inc.’s (GOOGL.O) Android software for the first time, an acknowledgement that its revamped line of devices has failed to win mass ...

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Why diet foods don’t satisfy us

Dietin­g may backfi­re, leadin­g us to eat more until the body meets its energy needs Dieting may backfire, leading us to eat more until the body meets its energy needs. PHOTO: MYWORLDGEMS Evolution has trained our brain to expect calories or energy from sweet-tasting foods and that is why low-calorie ...

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Fearless Bolt says will silence Gatlin in Beijing

World’s fastes­t athlet­es think Gatlin needs to back his words with perfor­mance The Jamaican world record holder missed most of 2014 with injury and American rival Justin Gatlin went unbeaten in the sprints. PHOTO: REUTERS NEW YORK: Usain Bolt says he is not yet ready for a duel with Justin Gatlin ...

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Several NGOs in Pakistan backed by US, Israel and India: Chaudhry Nisar

Nisar says a commit­tee will be formed by Tariq Fatemi to look into this matter­ PHOTO: AFP ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali on Friday said some international non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Pakistan are being backed by the United States, Israel and India. Addressing reporters in Islamabad, the interior minister’s claims come ...

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