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Brazil’s president blames NGOs for Amazon fire

SAO PAULO: Brazil’s right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused non-governmental organisations of...

Current account deficit contracts 73pc in July

KARACHI: The current account deficit (CAD) shrank by a massive 73 per cent...

Trade deficit contracts 29pc in July

ISLAMABAD: The government’s battle against bloated trade deficit is bearing fruits as it...

OIC asks India to immediately lift Kashmir curfew

ISLAMABAD: The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has asked India to immediately lift...

Activists describe life under lockdown in occupied Kashmir as grim

NEW DELHI: On the eve of India’s independence day, a team of activists...

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‘Parkour is a way of facing your fears’ – Asia News

‘Parkour is a way of facing your fears’
For “free runner” Raven Cruz, parkour is about overcoming obstacles, pushing your body and your mind to overcome them. A...

Papua protests: Racist taunts open deep wounds – Asia News

Papua protests: Racist taunts open deep wounds
Image copyright AFP Image caption The military, seen in the background, were not able to control protesters in Jakarta on...

Hong Kong protests: What do young people want? – Asia News

Hong Kong protests: What do young people want?
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Qantas to run test flights on world's longest route – Asia News

Qantas to run test flights on world's longest route
Image copyright Getty Images Qantas will run test services of its planned 19-hour flights to determine whether passengers and crew...

UK

GCSE exams: Should paper and pens be a thing of the past?

GCSE exams: Should paper and pens be a thing of the past? – UK News

Image copyright Guto Aaron Image caption Guto Aaron believes exams should change to better reflect how children live their lives...

Business

Gary Ray Bowles: Florida executes killer who preyed on gay men

Gary Ray Bowles: Florida executes killer who preyed on gay men – Bitcoin News

Image copyright Florida Department of Corrections Image caption Bowles admitted to killing six men in 1994 from Florida...

Hasbro to buy Peppa Pig owner Entertainment One for $4bn

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMeet the voice of Peppa Pig US toy maker Hasbro...
Hail Satan?: The Satanists battling for religious freedom

Hail Satan?: The Satanists battling for religious freedom – Bitcoin News

Image copyright Gemma Purkiss Image caption Lucien Greaves (far-right) uses several aliases to protect his family Everything you...

Would you let your child become a ‘kid influencer’?

Image copyright Waplington/Woodham family Image caption Rising Instagram star Ralphie Waplington with his mum, Stacey Woodhams Social media...
Huawei's Meng Wanzhou not a bargaining chip, says Pompeo

Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou not a bargaining chip, says Pompeo – Bitcoin News

Image copyright Reuters Image caption US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Canada Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland discussed...

World

‘Parkour is a way of facing your fears’

‘Parkour is a way of facing your fears’ – Asia News

For “free runner” Raven Cruz, parkour is about overcoming obstacles, pushing your body and your mind to overcome them. A Source From https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-49426805 Best Asia News, Today News, Latest Asian News

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Hockey fitness training camp from 25th

LAHORE  –  Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) will hold a fitness training camp here from August 25 to help...
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Zulfiqar wins 2nd Jinnah Golf Tour title

LAHORE  Zulfiqar Ali of Karachi won the 2nd Jinnah Development Golf Tour 2019 at Karachi’s PAF Airmen golf...
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Waleed clinches 1st Blind Archery title

ISLAMABAD  –  Waleed Aziz clinched the title in the 1st Blind Archery Championship 2019, which concluded here at...
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England look to build on positives from Lord’s

Leeds While things haven’t gone to plan for England after their historic victory at the ICC Men’s Cricket...
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Shahid wins net title in Azadi Golf Cup

ISLAMABAD     –    Shahid Habib clinched the Serena Hotels Azadi Golf Cup 2019 net category title in the one-day...

Tech

Facial recognition technology aims to cut passport queue times

Facial recognition technology aims to cut passport queue times

Millions of passengers pass through UK airports every year, and those numbers are projected to double by 2050. New technology has been developed that uses a combination of facial recognition technology and your mobile phone in a bid to...