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    Stokes 'proud' as England captaincy looms into view

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 05:37pm on June 30, 2020

    Ben Stokes said he was ‘proud’ to be in a position where he might replace Joe Root as England skipper against the West Indies, even...

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    Pakistan cricket squad in UK test negative for coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 04:59pm on June 30, 2020

    All 20 players and 11 management personnel in the Pakistan touring party have tested negative for coronavirus since arriving in Britain, the England and Wales...

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    Four killed in attack on Pakistan stock exchange

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 03:44pm on June 29, 2020

    Baloch separatists opened fire and hurled a grenade at the Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi Monday, authorities said, killing four people including a policeman. Three...

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    Archer ‘a major threat’ for Pak

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 10:05pm on June 28, 2020

    Pakistan batting coach and former cricketing great Younis Khan singled out fast-rising paceman Jofra Archer as a ‘major threat’ in his team’s forthcoming matches against...

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    Coronavirus-depleted Pakistan cricket squad leave for England

    Agence France-Presse . Lahore | Updated at 04:57pm on June 28, 2020

    The Pakistan cricket squad left Sunday for their England tour without 10 players who had tested positive for coronavirus. Test skipper Azhar Ali said Pakistan...

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    Pakistan airline under fire in fake pilot licence scandal

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 11:03pm on June 27, 2020

    Pakistan’s national airline is taking heavy flak after it emerged that nearly a third of its pilots were holding fake or dubious licences, with some...

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    10 players left off Pakistan’s England tour

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 10:13pm on June 27, 2020

    Pakistan’s cricket team will leave for its tour of England today without 10 players who tested positive for coronavirus at least once this week, the...

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    Pakistan set to arrive for England Test tour despite virus fears

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 04:17pm on June 27, 2020

    Pakistan will arrive for their tour of England at the weekend even though several potential squad members have tested positive for the coronavirus, cricket chiefs...

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    Imran Khan slammed for saying bin Laden ‘martyred’

    Agence France-Presse. Islamabad | Updated at 10:32am on June 26, 2020

    Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan faced a growing backlash Thursday after he said former Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden had been ‘martyred’. Khan made the...

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    India tells Pakistan to cut embassy staff by half

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:24am on June 25, 2020

    India told Pakistan on Tuesday to slash its embassy staff in New Delhi by half — saying it would do the same in Islamabad —...