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Water sharing woes continue as provinces remain at odds

KARACHI: Despite boasting one of the largest irrigation systems in the world, river water disputes with neighbouring India and then between the provinces have given headaches to successive governments in Pakistan over the past 70 years. Speaking to Anadolu Agency on the eve of World Rivers Day, which is being …

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Mian Channu’s javelin thrower hopeful despite odds

KARACHI: With each throw of javelin, mixed feelings of uncertainty, overwhelming pressure, and hope flooded young Arshad Nadeem’s mind – coupled with a profound realisation that he was also carrying a mountainous weight on his chest to fulfill the expectations of the country he represented. Arshad became the first athlete …

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