Food security fears as locusts destroy crops in Pakistan's worst plague since the 1990s

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Updated 19 November 2019

Food security fears as locusts destroy crops in Pakistan's worst plague since the 1990s

November 19: The Telegraph report by Ben Farmer states that Pakistan's worst locust plague in decades has devastated parts of the south west as swarms have ravaged wheat, cotton and vegetable crops, farmers' leaders said.

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Homecoming for Pakistan cricket's 'lost generation' at last

Updated 14 December 2019

Homecoming for Pakistan cricket's 'lost generation' at last

December 14: The Straits Times report by Rob Hughes states that how odd we people can be. Games are meant to be a source for good in the world - yet in a week where reams of column inches and TV airtime are dominated by the extension of Russia's ban for doping, or by football managers being fired with monotonous predictability, the most significant triumph in sport is virtually overlooked.

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