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How a border line divided a Kashmir village, split families | India-Pakistan Partition News

How a border line divided a Kashmir village, split families | India-Pakistan Partition News

A roaring Himalayan river and one of the world’s most militarised borders separate the Khokhar family in Kashmir, a mountainous region divided between India and Pakistan – archrivals that gained independence from Britain 75 years ago. Abdul Rashid Khokhar, 73, lives in the village of Teetwal in Indian-administered Kashmir. Across the fast-flowing waters of the …

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Sylvia Fowles sees legendary WNBA career end as Minnesota Lynx fall in regular-season finale

Sylvia Fowles sees legendary WNBA career end as Minnesota Lynx fall in regular-season finale

6:35 PM ET Alexa PhilippouESPN Close Covers women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered UConn and the WNBA Connecticut Sun for the Hartford Courant Stanford graduate and Baltimore native with further experience at the Dallas Morning News, Seattle Times and Cincinnati Enquirer UNCASVILLE, Conn. — WNBA all-time great Sylvia Fowles concluded her career Sunday …

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Japan Bounces Back to Economic Growth as Coronavirus Fears Recede

Japan Bounces Back to Economic Growth as Coronavirus Fears Recede

TOKYO — Restaurants are full. Malls are teeming. People are traveling. And Japan’s economy has begun to grow again as consumers, fatigued from more than two years of the pandemic, moved away from precautions that have kept coronavirus infections at among the lowest levels of any wealthy country. Lockdowns in China, soaring inflation and brutally …

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New US intelligence assessment finds al Qaeda 'has not reconstituted its presence in Afghanistan'

Al Qaeda ‘has not reconstituted its presence in Afghanistan,’ new US intelligence assessment finds

A summary of the intelligence assessment obtained by CNN said that the consensus view of the intelligence community is that while fewer than a dozen al Qaeda “core members” remain in Afghanistan — and were likely there before Kabul fell to the Taliban last year — Zawahiri was the only key figure who had tried …

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Gabriel Jesus was on song on his home debut for Arsenal, scoring two and setting up two more

Gabriel Jesus has transformed Arsenal on and off the pitch… he wanted four goals against Leicester

Gabriel Jesus faced the cameras at the end of a record-breaking home debut for Arsenal and declared: ‘I am so happy.’ A few minutes later, his manager offered a slightly different version of events. ‘He is disappointed in the dressing room because he said he could have scored four,’ said Mikel Arteta. It was about …

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Scott Effross emerging as Yankees appear headed for closer by committee

Scott Effross emerging as Yankees appear headed for closer by committee

BOSTON — Aaron Boone had two obvious choices to close the game Saturday night versus the hated Red Sox. He could stick with Clay Holmes, the All-Star who was the most dominant closer in baseball into July. Or he could return to Aroldis Chapman, a nearly perennial All-Star who remains the game’s highest-paid reliever and …

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Craters on bridge in Kherson

Russia ‘Humiliated’ by Ukraine, U.S. HIMARS Around Kherson: U.K. Author

Russian forces have been “publicly humiliated” by Ukraine’s use of U.S-supplied High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS) in Kherson, according to author Louise Mensch. Two key bridges into the Russian-occupied city of Kherson—which Kyiv has been working to retake—were heavily damaged by strikes on Wednesday, the British Ministry of Defence said. Ukrainian authorities reported on …

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The investing game plan as retail giants Walmart and Target wrap up the season

The investing game plan as retail giants Walmart and Target wrap up the season

The earnings season is winding down, but there are still some big names set to report. More than 90% of S & P 500 companies have already reported earnings, with 78% of those names posting better-than-expected profits, according to Refinitiv. Those results have put overall S & P 500 earnings on pace to have grown …

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