05 July 2020


US envoy forges ahead with troubled Taliban peace deal (2)
Afghanistan has so far recorded 826 deaths from the virus. 4 July 2020 | 13:36 Source: Associated Press Source: Associated Press Date added: 4 July 2020 Last update: 4 July 2020 | 13:36 FILE - In this March 9, 2020 file photo, Washington's peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, attends Ashraf Ghani's inauguration ceremony at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Italy says could take rescued migrants Monday (6)
ABOARD THE OCEAN VIKING IN THE MEDITERRANEAN (AFP) Italy is carrying out tests on 180 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean with a view to transferring them to a quarantine vessel in Sicily, an interior ministry source said Saturday. The migrants have been on the Ocean Viking ship operated by SOS Mediterranee for over a week, with fights and suicide attempts on board prompting the charity to declare a state of emergency on Friday.
UK historian quits Cambridge over slavery claim (4)
By AFP - Jul 04,2020 - Last updated at Jul 04,2020 In this file photo taken on October 23, 2007, British historian David Starkey poses after receiving his Commander of the British Empire from Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace in London (AFP photo) LONDON - A British royal historian who said slavery was not genocide has quit his honourary position at Cambridge University and been dropped by his published HarperCollins.
Qureshi moved to military hospital after testing positive for coronavirus (2)
Top Story AAgencies July 5, 2020 ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has been moved to Combined Military Hospital in Rawalpindi, Geo News reported on Saturday, citing sources. A day earlier the foreign minister had announced he had tested positive for the virus and had gone into isolation. "This afternoon I felt a slight fever and immediately quarantined myself at home.
English Premier League: Manchester United thump Bournemouth (2)
EPL: Norwich and Bournemouth lose in relegation fight Published: July 04, 2020 15:09 Matthew Smith, Sport Editor Marcus Rashford for Manchester United Image Credit: Reuters Also in this package Transfer news: Barcelona's Griezmann on way to Arsenal? Party time at Anfield as Liverpool win English Premier League title Photos: Sport takes a bodyblow as Djokovic, seven more Pakistan cricketers test positive
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