World no.1 Test team New Zealand trounce Pakistan by an innings and 176 runs

World no.1 Test team New Zealand trounce Pakistan by an innings and 176 runs

New Zealand made mincemeat of Pakistan by bowling them out for 186 runs in the second Test match at Christchurch on Wednesday, trouncing the tourists by an innings and 176 runs. The 2.3-meter Kyle Jamieson took three of the four wickets to drop after lunch as Pakistan went to tea...

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Christchurch Shooting: Accused gunman to face 50 murder charges

Christchurch Shooting: Accused gunman to face 50 murder charges

According to the New Zealand police, the man accused of carrying out the Christchurch mosque attacks last month will face 50 murder charges and 39 attempted murder charges, when he appears in court this week. “Other charges are still under consideration,” police said in a statement on Thursday. Fifty people...

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PM Imran Khan calls NZ PM Ardern to express gratitude for ‘humane handling’ of terror attack

PM Imran Khan calls NZ PM Ardern to express gratitude for ‘humane handling’ of terror attack

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday telephoned New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and thanked her for respecting “humane handling” of last week’s terror attack. The premier thanked Ardern and said, “The Pakistani nation is grateful to you for your commendable steps and humane handling of the situation.” You...

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Identities of Christchurch terror victims’ revealed

Identities of Christchurch terror victims’ revealed

New Zealand police on Thursday said that all 50 victims of last week´s terror attack in Christchurch had now been identified, allowing burials to take place. “I can say that as of a few minutes ago the identification process and to all 50 victims has been completed and all of...

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New Zealand bans sale of assault rifles post terrorism attack

New Zealand bans sale of assault rifles post terrorism attack

WELLINGTON: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced an immediate ban on the sale of assault rifles and semi-automatics Thursday in a muscular response to the Christchurch terror attack that killed 50 people. “Today I am announcing that New Zealand will ban all military-style semi-automatic weapons. We will also ban all...

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Star-studded closing ceremony enthralls crowd before PSL final

Star-studded closing ceremony enthralls crowd before PSL final

KARACHI: Curtains fell on the Pakistan Super League 2019 during a simple but impressive and star-filled closing ceremony that was attended by Chief Minister of Sindh, Syed Murad Ali Shah, and Chairman PCB Ehsan Mani. The ceremony was kept at a low note as spectators, players and officials observed a...

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National flag flies at half-mast in solidarity with Christchurch shootout victims

National flag flies at half-mast in solidarity with Christchurch shootout victims

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s flag will fly at half-staff today in solidarity with the victims of Friday’s terrorist attacks on two mosques in New Zealand. The government took this decision to express solidarity with the bereaved families that lost their loved ones in the gruesome terror incident in Christchurch, according to a...

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Christchurch: shootings toll rises to 50, bereaved families wait to bury the dead

Christchurch: shootings toll rises to 50, bereaved families wait to bury the dead

CHRISTCHURCH/WELLINGTON: The death toll in the New Zealand mosque shootings rose to 50 on Sunday when police found another body at one of the mosques, as families waited for authorities to formally identify victims and release their bodies for burial. Australian Brenton Tarrant, 28, a suspected white supremacist, was charged...

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Highlights: New Zealand Vs South Africa 1st Test Day 2

Highlights: New Zealand Vs South Africa 1st Test Day 2

An unbeaten hundred from Dean Elgar rescued South Africa from a grim start to take the honours on day one of the first Test against New Zealand.

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New Zealand Volunteers In Race To Rescue Hundreds Of Whales

New Zealand Volunteers In Race To Rescue Hundreds Of Whales

New Zealand volunteers formed a human chain in the water at a remote beach on Friday as they raced to save dozens of whales after more than 400 of the creatures beached themselves.

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