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Pakistan has ‘produced results’ in fighting terrorism: PM tells US

Pakistan has ‘produced results’ in fighting terrorism: PM tells US

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi yesterday reconfirmed Pakistan’s commitment to the “war on terror” during a meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, saying his country had “produced results” fighting the region’s militants.

Malaysia dismiss judging concerns as Games close

Malaysia dismiss judging concerns as Games close

Malaysia dismissed concerns over judging at the Southeast Asian Games as the hosts finished the competition with a record 145 gold medals yesterday, more than twice the number of second-placed Thailand.

Gaza gets its first proper cinema in three decades

Gaza gets its first proper cinema in three decades

Several hundred Gazans will be able to go to the cinema on Saturday for the first time in more than 30 years, albeit for one night only.

France's Macron, seeking to re-shape Europe, heads east

France's Macron, seeking to re-shape Europe, heads east

While Britain toils over its messy divorce with the European Union, France's president Emmanuel Macron is embarking on a drive to deepen the economic integration of a bloc...

Algae fossil in India may be world's oldest plant life

Algae fossil in India may be world's oldest plant life

Scientists in India have uncovered a pair of 1.6 billion-year-old fossils that appear to contain red algae, which may be the oldest plant-like life discovered on Earth, according to a study Tuesday.