“Nations who forget their heroes can never be prosperous.”

Former Olympian Muhammad Ashiq looks daily at the trophies he won in a glittering cycling career for Pakistan decades ago. “Perhaps most people think that I have died,” he laments. “I just recall that I have shaken hands with… former Pakistani prime ministers, presidents, chief executives,” the 81-year-old tells AFP …

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Why are people going after mom of ‘Child Genius’ winner Rhea?

Ten-year-old Rhea was crowned Channel 4’s ‘Child Genius 2016’ last night after her mom managed to overturn a previous decision which allowed her the winning extra point. Rhea, from West London, beat nine-year-old Saffy in the final. She successfully spelt out the word ‘eleemosynary’, meaning charitable, although many fans of …

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