Sunday, December 17, 2017

SPORT

Nepal turns to GPS devices to catch hoax climbers

KATHMANDU: Some climbers attempting to scale Mount Everest during the upcoming spring climbing season will be strapped with a GPS device to locate them...

Austrian police seize drugs in raid on Kazakh team hotel

VIENNA: Austrian police said on Thursday they seized medicines in a raid on the Kazakh team's hotel rooms at the biathlon World Championships, while...

India beats Pakistan to become Asian hockey champions

KUANTAN: India thrashed arch-rivals Pakistan 3-2 to reclaim the Asian Champions Trophy in hockey in a thrilling summit showdown today. Goals from Rupinder Pal Singh...

Cricket Brings Afghans Together

KABUL: Afghans from around the globe have come together to support their team as the team makes its world Cup debut. Afghanistan is playing...

AB de Villiers smashes the fastest century in cricketing history

JOHANNESBURG: AB de Villiers smashed the fastest century in ODI history - from just 31 balls - to propel South Africa to 2-439 from...

TRAVEL

Russia imposes ban on Tajik airline

MOSCOW: Russia’s Ministry of Transport said in a statement on Sunday that it has imposed a ban on flights of the Tajik airline Somon...