Fawad Hussain claims Sri Lankan cricketers opted out of Pakistan tour after IPL exclusion threat from India
Fawad Hussain claimed that Sri Lankan cricket players opted out from the Pakistan tour after India threatened them that they will be ousted from the IPL.
Tripoli: Forces loyal to Libya's unity government said that 52 of its fighters were killed as they repelled rival militias in fierce clashes in the capital Tripoli.
Fierce clashes erupted on Friday between armed groups in Tripoli, Libya. GNA fails to assert control in the capital as clashes resume between militants.
Manchester attack: Salman Abedi's father had ties with militant group, says Libya's Deterrence Force
The father of suspected Manchester suicide bomber, Salman Abedi, was part of a Libyan militant group with ties to Al-Qaeda, a Libyan security source said.
The passengers from a hijacked Libyan flight that was diverted to Malta have left the Mediterranean island and are returning home.
When a Telangana police party raided the house of the slain Maoist-turned-gangster, Mohammed Nayeemuddin, they found nine minor girls, including a 40-day-old baby.
Libyan forces battling to oust Islamic State from Sirte on Wednesday captured a large convention hall complex in the city centre, seizing a symbolic base where militants once held meetings and flew their black jihadist flag.
According to an FBI affidavit, Young bought nearly $250 in gift cards to give to the Islamic State to use to purchase mobile apps.
Analysts have warned that Sirte's fall would not spell the end of the jihadists in Libya.
Cash-strapped Islamic State terror group has taken to selling chickens and eggs in the streets of Libya's Sirte at a "very cheap price" in an apparent sign of its deepening financial woes, according to a media report.
Libya's Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni has said his government would run its own oil sales and deposit revenues abroad in a bid to divert proceeds away from a rival self-declared administration in Tripoli.
Clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi between Islamists and rival fighters loyal to a renegade general have killed 31 on both sides.
"We remind America, if they intervene, of their defeats in Afghanistan, Iraq and Somalia, because they would face in Libya something much worse," he said in a statement.
Muammar Gaddafi made his final dash for freedom shortly before dawn prayers.
In the good old days a dictator on the run could count on a sunny exile in a villa in France or a suite of rooms in Riyadh. But times have changed. The list of safe havens for retired despots is fast shrinking. And Gaddafi's last option went down the drain.
Oil cartel OPEC sees member Libya restoring production to one million barrels per day within six months, then attaining pre-conflict levels by the end of 2012. Traders were also bracing for the outcome of European Union summits on Sunday and Wednesday.
The stakes are too high. Before heading home, Clinton made sure that she put her point across to African leaders as the US goes ahead with its oust-Gaddafi campaign.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn held on charges of sodomising a hotel maid; Gaddafi 'looking for honourable exit'; and more Pak links to terror exposed.