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The Potential Power of Legal Precedent... in a Global Can of Too May Worms

Destroying history is now being charged as a war crime | The Huffington Post

An Islamist fighter has pleaded guilty in the Hague for destroying parts of the fabled West African trading city of Timbuktu, in the International Criminal Court’s first case based on the destruction of cultural artifacts. 198 more words

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Yasir Shah - the embodiment of Pakistan's cricketing future

Yasir Shah plopping onto the international cricketing scene is truly a sensation at the world stage. Often proclaimed by Shane Warne, Australian leg-spin legend, as the next big thing. 212 more words

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Well done Team Pakistan!

In August 2014, Pakistan were placed at the sixth place in ICC Test Rankings and after that what actually happened is like a dream run for team Pakistan. 302 more words

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Reflections on the inaugural launch of the Pakistan Super League

Finally, after years of agonizing patience and coping with isolation from the international cricketing world, the PSL emerges to bat for Pakistan cricket. Seeing the reality of Pieterson, Watson, and Gayle boasting in Quetta, Islamabad, and Lahore kits is almost like a dream that seemed too distant to accomplish. 333 more words

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Pakistan acquiring World # 1 Test Cricket Ranking for the first time

It was quite amazing to witness Pakistan becoming the first ranked team in the world. According to the ICC Test Cricket ranking, Pakistan hold off India to lead the world’s cricketing giants in the oldest format of the game. 149 more words

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The Olympic Argument

Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the last couple of weeks you will know that the Olympics have just concluded in Rio. Now when it comes to the sports that should be included, I have to admit I’m a little bit of a purist. 528 more words

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India win Windies series 2-0 after Day 5 washed out in Trinidad

India recorded their biggest Test series win on Caribbean soil with a 2-0 victory over West Indies following a washout in the fourth and final Test match but ended up losing the number one spot in the ICC rankings, in Port of Spain, on Monday. 357 more words

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