• Air China flights cut over vaping pilot emergency

    SHANGHAI: Chinese authorities have cut flag carrier Air China’s 737 flights and revoked the flying licences of the cockpit crew involved in a mid-air emergency sparked by a co-pilot’s vape smoke, state media said Wednesday. An Air China 737 made a rapid emergency descent last week after the co-pilot mistakenly turned off air-conditioning systems in […]

  • Mike Pompeo to testify on Russia next week: Senate panel chair

    WASHINGTON :- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will testify before Congress to discuss Russia next week, the Republican chair of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee told reporters on Tuesday. US Senator Bob Corker did not give a specific date for the hearing, which comes after US President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir […]

  • S Korea minister warns of fallout of US-China trade war

    SEOUL: South Korea´s finance minister warned that an all-out trade war between the US and China would have grim implications for the country, as he lowered this year´s growth outlook Wednesday. The world´s 11th largest economy is expected to grow 2.9 percent this year, lower than an earlier estimate of three percent, Kim Dong-yeon said, […]

  • Pakistan eye series-clinching win against Zimbabwe

    July 18, 2018

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    BULAWAYO :- Pakistan will look to seal the five-match one day international (ODI) series when they face Zimbabwe in the third ODI today. Fresh off a nine-wicket win in the second ODI, the green shirts are aware the hosts will be looking for their first win of the series after a string of defeats, first in the tri-series and […]