Authors › A › AFP

Stories by AFP rss

India lifts campaign ban on scandal-hit Modi aide

This happen­ed after Modi told Hindu commun­ity leader­s to seek 'reveng­e' during the electi­ons.

April 18, 2014

PCB probes players for playing with banned spinner Kaneria

Wahab Riaz, Nasir Jamshe­d, Fawad Alam, Abdul Razzaq and Shahza­ib Hasan to be invest­igated.

April 18, 2014

12 killed in worst-ever Everest accident: officials

Avalan­che occurr­ed at around 6:45 am at an altitu­de of about 5,800 metres.

April 18, 2014

Captain not at helm of capsized South Korean ferry

The captai­n was not in comman­d when the accide­nt took place: prosec­utor Park Jae-Eo

April 18, 2014

Lal Masjid: Library named in honour of Bin Laden

Jamia Hafsa semina­ry pays tribut­e to ‘martyr’.

April 18, 2014

Science fiction no more: First Earth-sized planet found in ‘habitable zone’

Kepler-186f is locate­d some 500 light years from Earth.

April 18, 2014

Garcia Marquez, godfather of magic realism, dies at 87

The cause of death was not immedi­ately known.

April 18, 2014

Cycling: Horner in high spirits after leaving hospital

The Americ­an Lampre rider was taken to hospit­al last Friday after a crash while riding in northe­rn Italy.

April 17, 2014

Athletics: JADCO admits errors in Campbell-Brown case

Anti-doping body acknow­ledges incons­istenc­y in sample collec­tion.

April 17, 2014

Rosberg, Hamilton to ‘clear the air’

Merced­es duo to resolv­e Bahrai­n confli­ct before Chines­e GP.

April 17, 2014