Serbs put up new roadblocks as tensions soar in Kosovo

Serbs put up new roadblocks as tensions soar in Kosovo

Comment on this story Comment MITROVICA, Kosovo — Serbs on Tuesday erected more roadblocks in northern Kosovo and defied international demands to remove those placed earlier, a day after Serbia put its troops near the border on a high level of combat readiness. The new barriers, made of heavily loaded trucks, were put up overnight … Read more

Arsène Wenger enjoys ‘special’ surprise return to Emirates Stadium as Arsenal beats West Ham | CNN

Arsène Wenger enjoys ‘special’ surprise return to Emirates Stadium as Arsenal beats West Ham | CNN

CNN  —  Arsène Wenger’s departure from Arsenal as the club’s manager in 2018 was bittersweet. He is the longest serving manager still in the English Premier League, but stepped down after 22 years in charge with a disgruntled section of fans unhappy that Arsenal had been unable to win the league title since the 2003/04 … Read more

Flight cancellations top 1,600 on Christmas Day

Flight cancellations top 1,600 on Christmas Day

Atlanta (CNN) — With much of the United States still reeling from a nearly weeklong winter storm, flight cancellations and delays and other transportation challenges continued to pile up on Christmas Day. More than 1,600 flights within, into or out of the United States were already canceled by 12:15 p.m. ET Sunday, according to flight … Read more

Three foreign aid groups suspend work in Afghanistan after Taliban bars female employees | CNN

Three foreign aid groups suspend work in Afghanistan after Taliban bars female employees | CNN

CNN  —  Three foreign aid groups said Sunday that they were moving to temporarily suspend their operations in Afghanistan after the Taliban barred female employees of non-governmental organizations from coming to work. “We cannot effectively reach children, women and men in desperate need in Afghanistan without our female staff,” aid organizations Save the Children, Norwegian … Read more

PCB confirms change in venue for second Test against New Zealand – SUCH TV

PCB confirms change in venue for second Test against New Zealand – SUCH TV

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that the second Test of the upcoming historic home series against New Zealand has been shifted from Multan to Karachi. According to the PCB, the decision was taken citing the deteriorating weather condition in Multan and both cricket boards have mutually agreed to shift the venue. Besides the change … Read more

Iraq football body launches ticket sales for Gulf Cup | The Express Tribune

Iraq football body launches ticket sales for Gulf Cup | The Express Tribune

BAGHDAD: Iraq’s football federation on Saturday launched ticket sales for the 25th Gulf Cup, the first regional football competition to be hosted by the country for more than 40 years. The Cup brings together the hosts as well as Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Yemen, Bahrain, Oman and the United Arab Emirates. It will be held … Read more

Pak vs NZ: Ajaz Patel hopeful to take advantage of Pakistan’s spin-friendly wickets

Pak vs NZ: Ajaz Patel hopeful to take advantage of Pakistan’s spin-friendly wickets

New Zealand left-arm spinner Ajaz Patel. — AFP/File  KARACHI: New Zealand’s spinner Ajaz Patel is hopeful of taking advantage of Pakistan’s spin-friendly wickets during the upcoming two-match series which starts in Karachi on Monday.  Talking exclusively to Geo News, the Mumbai-born player said that he is looking forward to the series saying that he’ll try … Read more