Haris Rauf named in Pak T20 WC squad

Posted on   10:12 am

Having recovered from an injury, experienced pacer Haris Rauf was on Friday named in Pakistan’s 15-member squad, which will be led by star batter Babar Azam during next month’s ICC T20 World Cup to be held in the Americas from June 2.

US pushes for Ukraine aid at G7 finance meeting

Posted on   10:10 am

The US sought to build support for squeezing more money for Ukraine out of frozen Russian assets and for uniting against China’s aggressive trade practices as finance ministers from the Group of Seven rich democracies opened a two-day meeting on Friday on the shores of northern Italy’s scenic Lago Maggiore.

Putin wants Ukraine ceasefire on frontlines

Posted on   10:07 am

Russian President Vladimir Putin is ready to halt the war in Ukraine with a negotiated ceasefire that recognises the current battlefield lines, four Russian sources told Reuters, saying he is prepared to fight on if Kyiv and the West do not respond.