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Saudi-led coalition to start 48-hour truce in Yemen

CAIRO/DUBAI: A Saudi-led military coalition will start a 48-hour ceasefire in Yemen’s war at noon (0900 GMT) on Saturday in the latest effort to end a conflict that has displaced millions and caused a worsening humanitarian disaster. The coalition has been fighting Houthi rebels and forces loyal to Yemen’s former president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, since… Read More »

Windies' Russell to start anti-doping hearing next week – lawyer

KINGSTON, Jamaica: West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell will face a preliminary hearing before an independent anti-doping disciplinary panel next week over a whereabouts rule violation, his lawyer Patrick Foster said on Thursday. The 28-year-old, who helped West Indies win their second ICC World Twenty20 title in India in April, missed three doping tests within a… Read More »