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  1. Live Cricket Score, PSL 2017, Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators at Dubai: QG win toss, opt to fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CricketCountry.com

    Hello and Welcome to CricketCountry's live blog session of the Match 15 of the ongoing Pakistan Super League 2017, between Karachi Kings and previous season runners-up Quetta Gladiators at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Going by the points table, Kumar Sangakkara-led Karachi are at the bottom of the table with two wins and three defeats from five games.

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  2. Pak Army claims foiling major terror bid in BalochistanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Feb. 23 : The Pakistani Army claimed on Thursday that it has averted a major terrorist incident which could have targeted university students in Balochistan. Military's media wing, Inter Services Public Relations said in a statement that under the Radd-ul-Fassad operation the joint forces recovered 23 improvised explosive devices in Loralai, Balochistan that were reportedly transported for targeting Loralai University buses carrying students " As part of ongoing countrywide Op Radd-ul-Fassad, FC and int agencies conducted a joint targeted op in Killi Shah Karaiz near Loralai.

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  3. Afghan envoy demands reopening Torkham borderRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 23 : Afghan ambassador to Islamabad Omar Zakhilwal has demanded authorities to reopen the Torkham border, which was shut down by Pakistan following the Sehwan attack. Zakhilwal said the closure is causing 'hardships' for people on both sides, reports The Express Tribune.

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  4. '7 dead' as bomb blast hits busy shopping street a Bomb...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Pakistani security official inspect the premises of Bacha Khan University after a gunfight between security forces and gunmen, in Charsadda, Pakistan Pakistani officials have confirmed it was a bomb attack and there are reports it was a device strapped to a motorcycle. Security forces, suspecting the bomber was still alive, cordoned off the market in a residential neighbourhood, home to banks and coffee shops, and people were not being allowed to leave or enter.

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  5. Pakistan Super League 2017 Points Table: Quetta Gladiators lead PSL T20 team standings1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | India.com

    The second edition of Pakistan Super League is underway and teams are seeking to book a berth in the next round. So far, Lahore Qalandars, Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi have played six matches each while Quetta Gladiators and Karachi Kings have featured in five games each.

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  6. IPL Auction 2017: Tymal Mills thanks injury for huge IPL contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CricketCountry.com

    The auctions of the 10th edition of Indian Premier League saw some of the most popular overseas players creating frenzy amongst the franchises with each one hoping to bid for the best. One of those players is the Sussex and England speedster, Tymal Mills , who has found himself to be the second-most expensive player of the tournament with INR 12 crore bid won by Royal Challengers Bangalore .

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  7. ISIL suicide bomber identified as former Guantanamo detainee awarded $1.25M compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ottawa Citizen

    A British ISIL fighter who carried out a suicide bombing in Iraq this week is a former Guantanamo Bay detainee who was paid pounds US$1.25 million compensation by the government. Jamal al-Harith, 50, a Muslim convert born Ronald Fiddler, detonated a car bomb at an Iraqi army base near Mosul, causing an unverified number of casualties.

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  8. 'Two years ago I couldn't have dreamed of this' - MillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cricketer International

    As starts to the week go, few can have enjoyed better ones than Tymal Mills . After a flurry of bids in Monday morning's Indian Premier League auction, the Sussex and England speedster suddenly finds himself cricket's newest million dollar man.

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  9. National news: British IS 'suicide bomber was former Guantanamo Bay detainee'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    The British IS fighter is said to have detonated an explosives-filled vehicle in a village to the south of Mosul, Iraq. A BRITISH Islamic State fighter who is believed to have carried out a suicide bombing in Iraq was a former Guantanamo Bay detainee, according to reports.

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  10. Taliban suicide bombers attack court in Pakistan leaving seven deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    Taliban suicide bombers attacked a court complex in northern Pakistan on Tuesday , killing at least seven people, the latest in a series of assaults which have raised fears that militants are regrouping. One bomber was briefly on the loose inside the busy complex in the Tangi area of Charsadda district but was killed by police some 20 minutes after the attack began, officials said.

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  11. United Nations envoy visits Rohingya camps in BangladeshRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    About 1,000 members of the Rohingya ethnic minority who fled Myanmar during its army's four-month counterinsurgency operation have returned to their villages in Rakhine state after Myanmar's government announced last week that it was halting military operations in the area, activists in Bangladesh said Monday. Ali also described efforts by Dhaka to engage with Myanmar bilaterally by establishing border liaison offices and talks on security cooperation, the statement said.

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  12. Police hunt person who put spikes along NC park trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Sylva's Pinnacle Park was closed until further notice because of the spikes, The Sylva Herald reported on its Facebook page Monday. One person has been injured.

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  13. Pakistan Artillery Pounds Terrorist 'Safe Havens' in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    During last week, seven bomb attacks killed at least 119 people and injured almost 400 others in different areas of Pakistan. The attack was the fifth terrorist incident reported from the troubled country last week, making it one of the most deadliest seven days for the South Asian country in recent years.

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  14. British ISIS fighter blows himself up in suicide bombing in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Metro UK News

    The bomber, named by the terror group as Abu Zakariya al-Britani, is said to have detonated one of four explosives-filled cars in a village in the south of Mosul. The 50-year-old, also known as Jamal al Harith or Jamal Udeen, was suspected of terrorism by the Americans but freed from the US detention centre in 2004 after lobbying by the British government.

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  15. 7 killed in suicide bomb attack at Pakistan courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    Policemen stand guard at a courthouse after an attack by suicide bombers in Charsadda, Pakistan February 21, 2017. Photo: Reuters At least seven people were killed when multiple Taliban suicide bombers attacked a court complex in northern Pakistan yesterday, the latest in a series of assaults which have raised fears militants are regrouping.

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  16. Former British Guantanamo Bay inmate 'dies fighting for IS in Iraq'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ITV

    The 50-year-old, a Muslim convert born Ronald Fiddler and also known as Jamal al Harith or Jamal Udeen, was suspected of terrorism by the Americans but freed from the US detention centre in 2004 after lobbying by the British government. He turned to Islam in the 1990s and travelled to the Pakistani city of Quetta in 2001 for what he claimed was a religious holiday.

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  17. Taliban suicide bombers attack court in Pakistan, 7 killed20 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | India.com

    Peshawar, Feb 21 Seven persons, including a lawyer, were killed and 21 others injured today when a group of heavily-armed Taliban suicide bombers stormed a court in Pakistan's volatile Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the latest in a wave of terror attacks in the country. The attackers opened fire and threw grenades as they attempted to enter the sessions court premises in Tangi, some 30 km away from the provincial capital Peshawar, prompting retaliatory fire by the security forces deployed there.

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  18. UNICEF, French president urge protection for children of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRQE Albuquerque

    Afghan children play in a refugee camp situated in the suburbs of Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. Authorities have also rounded up nearly 100 Afghan refugees in the southwestern city of Quetta, saying they were residing in the country illegally.

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  19. Tymal Mills signs A 1.4m IPL deal - not bad for a bowler from Brandon with a bad backRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Eastern Daily Press

    The impressive rise to stardom of Tymal Mills has hit new heights after the Brandon bowling star earned his first money-spinning Indian Premier League deal. The 24-year-old, who played for Mildenhall and Tuddenham as a youngster, was at the centre of a bidding war at the annual IPL auction before eventually being signed for a huge A 1.4million by Royal Challengers Bangalore.

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  20. Pakistan says airstrikes have killed 'dozens' of militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Stars and Stripes

    Pakistan had vowed to fight back after a series of suicide bombings last week killed more than 100 people, including 88 worshippers gathered at a famed Sufi shrine. The attacks were claimed by various Islamic militant groups, which have long operated in the porous border region.

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