Ambassadors from European countries have rejected India's invitation for a two-day visit to occupied Kashmir, seeking instead the "freedom to meet the people unescorted", several Indian media outlets reported on Wednesday.
The Lahore High Court on Monday reserved its verdict on a set of petitions filed by former dictator Pervez Musharraf challenging multiple actions against him, including his conviction for high treason, the establishment of the trial court that convicted him and filing of the original high treason inquiry against him by the government.
COLOMBO: Veteran paceman Lasith Malinga said Sunday he was ready to stand down as Sri Lanka’s Twenty20 skipper after the team’s humiliating 2-0 Twenty20 International loss to India in their latest foreign tour.
WADI DAWASIR: Portuguese motorcycle rider Paulo Goncalves died after a crash in the seventh stage of the Dakar Rally on Sunday, becoming the first competitor killed since the gruelling motorsport marathon moved to Saudi Arabia this year. He was 40.
MELBOURNE: Former Australian cricketing greats Ricky Ponting and Shane Warne will temporarily come out of retirement to lead star-studded teams in a charity Twenty20 match next month as sports organisations and athletes seek ways to raise funds for bushfire relief.