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2018 World Cup venue opened in Moscow

MOSCOW: Russia’s newest completed World Cup stadium, the Otkrytie Arena, in Moscow, was opened by the country’s...

Barcelona sign Douglas

SAO PAULO: Barcelona have agreed to sign defender Douglas Pereira from Sao Paulo for four million euros, the Spanish...

corporate watch

Silkbank earns record profitKARACHI: Silkbank on Wednesday posted the highest-ever operating profit of Rs308 million...

Gold edges higher

LONDON: Gold prices rose towards $1,285 an ounce on Wednesday, recovering further from the previous week’s...

Palm oil ends lower

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures lost earlier gains and ended lower on Wednesday due to a strong ringgit,...

Thai premier woos foreign investors

BANGKOK: Thai Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha told European investors on Wednesday that he was not a...

What's in the Gaza peace deal?

Israel and the Palestinians agreed to an Egyptian-brokered plan to end the fighting in Gaza after 50 days of combat.

BCB lifts ban on Shakib

DHAKA: Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan’s six-month ban imposed last month for ‘misbehaviour’ has been...

‘Clarke set to miss more matches’

HARARE: Australia captain Michael Clarke, sidelined with a hamstring injury, may not be fit until the ‘back end’...

Lampard quits internationals

LONDON: England midfielder Frank Lampard has retired from international football after winning 106 caps.The...