Archive of 29 July 2019

Street after heavy monsoon

Pakistani porters transport vegetables through a flooded street after heavy monsoon rains in Lahore. Copyright AFP (Agence France-Press), 2019

Rain in Karachi

A Pakistani motorcyclist rides on a street as their passengers try to keep dry under plastic covering during monsoon rain in Karachi. Copyright AFP (Agence France-Press),

Klopp says City showdown won’t influence Liverpool’s title bid

EDINBURGH: Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool's Community Shield clash with Manchester City on Sunday will have no bearing on their battle for the Premier League title. The...

Ben Stokes proud to be England Test vice-captain again

LONDON: Ben Stokes has revealed the pride he felt after being reinstated as England's Test vice-captain ahead of the Ashes series starting this week. Stokes was...

Karachi Rain

A view of accumulated rainwater during heavy downpour in Karachi. Copyright INP, 2019

Bangladesh struggles to contain record dengue outbreak

DHAKA: Bangladesh is in the grip of the country's worst-ever dengue fever outbreak, officials said Monday, with hospitals overflowing and social media flooded with pleas...

US stocks open news-heavy week mostly lower

NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks were mostly lower early Monday at the start of a week jammed with news, including a Federal Reserve decision and...