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Rohingya

'We're broken': Rohingya on hunger strike in Saudi detention

At least seven hospitalised after 650 Rohingya men refuse food at a detention centre in Jeddah, activists say.

'We're broken': Rohingya on hunger strike in Saudi detention

Human Rights

Amnesty: Lowest number of prisoners executed in 2018

Human rights organisation warns against complacency and says more needs to be done to abolish death penalty.

Amnesty: Lowest number of prisoners executed in 2018

Cricket

India-Pakistan cricket row over army caps and politics in sport

Sanctions sought after the Indian cricket team wore military caps in a match amid recent Kashmir tensions.

India-Pakistan cricket row over army caps and politics in sport

Tennis

After catsuit controversy, women's tennis 'modernises' dress code

Top players welcome the new policy approving leggings and compression shorts to be worn without a skirt or dress.

After catsuit controversy, women's tennis 'modernises' dress code

Football

Players, fans hopeful as Qatar take on Japan in Asian Cup final

Qatar fans hold high hopes as national football team set to play its first Asian Cup final.

Players, fans hopeful as Qatar take on Japan in Asian Cup final

Football

Qatar set for hostile crowd in Asian Cup semi-final against UAE

Qatari fans unable to attend, as analysts criticise Emirati officials for 'politicising' Asian football tournament.

Qatar set for hostile crowd in Asian Cup semi-final against UAE

Football

Qatar vs Saudi Arabia: Football, blockade and piracy at Asian Cup

Qatar to take on Saudi Arabia at Asian Cup, their first football match since the start of the 2017 Gulf crisis.

Qatar vs Saudi Arabia: Football, blockade and piracy at Asian Cup

Sport

Pakistani tennis star Aisam Qureshi: Khan will make sports better

Pakistan's top tennis player talks about Imran Khan, the return of international sports, and facing discrimination.

Pakistani tennis star Aisam Qureshi: Khan will make sports better

Qatar

Qatar at Asian Cup: 'No need to mix politics with football'

Some journalists denied entry as the Qatari team makes the first trip to the UAE since the start of a diplomatic row.

Qatar at Asian Cup: 'No need to mix politics with football'

Pakistan

Nargis, the Pakistani Hazara making strides in karate

Teen karateka from Quetta overcomes security threats and ethnic persecution to make history at the Asian Games.

Nargis, the Pakistani Hazara making strides in karate

Pakistan

Imran Khan, 'new Pakistan' and the diaspora dilemma

Expatriates pin high hopes on the new PM, as his government urges overseas nationals to invest in the country.

Imran Khan, 'new Pakistan' and the diaspora dilemma

Pakistan elections 2018

Pakistan: Who is Imran Khan?

From international cricket star to Pakistan’s prime minister. A look at the life and political rise of Imran Khan.

Pakistan: Who is Imran Khan?