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Syrian goalkeeper who became rebel icon dies in Hama battle

By AFP

June 9, 2019 – 2:52 am

A Syrian goalkeeper turned rebel fighter who starred in an award-winning documentary died on Saturday of wounds sustained fighting government forces in northwestern Syria, his faction and a war monitor said.


Two Pakistanis among 17 killed in Dubai bus crash

By AFP

June 8, 2019 – 4:55 pm

DUBAI: A total of 17 people including two Pakistanis were killed and nine others were severely injured ‬in Dubai when their bus crashed into a road sign after entering a restricted lane.


Brazil’s Neymar in trouble over intimate pics of woman accusing him of rape

By AFP

June 7, 2019 – 7:00 pm

Brazil’s Neymar gave a statement at a Rio de Janeiro police station Thursday in a probe into whether he broke the law by posting intimate pictures of a woman who accused him of rape.


Trump lashes London mayor Sadiq Khan as he lands in UK for state visit

By AFP

June 3, 2019 – 4:56 pm

LONDON: US President Donald Trump arrived on his state visit to Britain on Monday in combative mood, following up his weekend interventions over Brexit with a broadside against London’s “loser” mayor.


If US wants to fight, China is ready: defence minister

By AFP

June 2, 2019 – 5:22 pm

SINGAPORE/BEIJING: China is ready to fight the US on trade but the door is still open for talks, the country’s defence minister said Sunday.