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Boxing: Joshua says Klitschko win will take him towards greatness
Apr28

Boxing: Joshua says Klitschko win will take him towards greatness

LONDON (AFP) – Anthony Joshua claims victory over Wladimir Klitschko will take him a step closer to being remembered as an all-time boxing great.The Briton faces the former world heavyweight No 1 in front of 90,000 fans at Londons Wembley Stadium on Saturday in the biggest fight the division has seen in years.Joshua makes a third defence of...

Russian hackers ‘targeted French presidential candidate Macron campaign’
Apr26

Russian hackers ‘targeted French presidential candidate Macron campaign’

PARIS: French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s political campaign was targeted by a group of Russian hackers last month, according to a report by a cybersecurity research group on Tuesday. The Pawn Storm group, which has been linked to several high-profile attacks in the West, used “phishing” techniques to try to steal personal data...

Russian hackers ‘targeted French presidential candidate Macron campaign’
Apr26

Russian hackers ‘targeted French presidential candidate Macron campaign’

PARIS (AFP) – French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron’s political campaign was targeted by a group of Russian hackers last month, according to a report by a cybersecurity research group on Tuesday.The Pawn Storm group, which has been linked to several high-profile attacks in the West, used phishing techniques to try to steal...

Russia boosts military spending despite sanctions
Apr25

Russia boosts military spending despite sanctions

Russia became the world’s third largest military spender in 2016 despite low oil prices and economic sanctions, as the global expenditure rose for a second consecutive year, a study said on Monday. Russia’s military spending was $69.2 billion in 2016, a 5.9 percent rise over 2015, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute...

American OSCE monitor killed in rebel east Ukraine
Apr24

American OSCE monitor killed in rebel east Ukraine

An American monitor with the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe died after a mission patrol vehicle hit a landmine in the Russian-backed separatist east, eliciting sharp words towards Moscow from US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday. It marked the first loss for the security body’s Special Monitoring Mission (SMM)...

US: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved relations
Apr24

US: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘obstacle’ to improved relations

WASHINGTON (AFP) – US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a phone conversation Sunday with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Moscows actions in eastern Ukraine remain an obstacle to improved US-Russian ties, the State Department said.Secretary Tillerson phoned Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko today to discuss his recent trip to...

Russian FM presses US’s Tillerson over Syria probe
Apr22

Russian FM presses US’s Tillerson over Syria probe

MOSCOW (AFP) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov voiced regret in a phone call with his US counterpart Friday at Washingtons opposition to a Moscow-backed plan to investigate an alleged chemical attack in Syria.In the call with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson which took place at US initiative, Lavrov raised the probe proposal made by...

South Asian media should avoid war rhetoric: Gen (retd) Athar Abbas
Apr21

South Asian media should avoid war rhetoric: Gen (retd) Athar Abbas

BRUSSELS: Pakistan’s Ambassador to Ukraine, Major General (retd) Athar Abbas in a lecture on the issue of media and conflict resolution stressed on South Asian and international media to fulfil its responsibility as a peace-builder and avoid war rhetoric. Speaking at the conference held at the Diplomatic Media Centre in Kiev, he said that...

Prominent personalities who resigned after Panama Leaks scandal
Apr21

Prominent personalities who resigned after Panama Leaks scandal

(Daily Dunya) – Several international personalities resigned in the aftermath of Panama Leaks scandal that had jolted world’s political scenario. On 5th of April-2016, Iceland’s Prime Minister Sigmundur Gunnlaugsso relinquished after appearance of his name in Panama Leaks. Gunnlaugsso and his wife had an offshore company named...

Boxing: Joshua to Tyson Fury: shut up and get in the ring
Apr19

Boxing: Joshua to Tyson Fury: shut up and get in the ring

LONDON (AFP) – Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury exchanged jibes on Twitter on Tuesday with Joshua challenging the former world champion and fellow British heavyweight to cut out the insults and step into the ring.Joshua, the reigning International Boxing Federation title-holder, will face Wladimir Klitschko of the Ukraine in a world title...

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