MOSCOW: Croatia’s fairytale run to the World Cup final is a footballing “miracle” built on a foundation of teamwork and unity which has seen them outlast sides reliant on brilliant individual talent, coach Zlatko Dalic said on Thursday. Wednesday’s 2-1 victory over England in Moscow sent the Croatians into Sunday’s final against France, a third straight knockout match in which they had been forced to play extra time. The mental resilience necessary to come through such tests was the result of the emphasis on playing as…
A baby boy named Miracle has been born on board a humanitarian ship - a bright spot as the tide of migrants risking sea crossings from Libya to Italy has increased as the weather has improved.
ISLAMABAD: As the winter sun sets on Pakistan's leafy capital Islamabad, residents of the city's largest Christian slum use bicycles, donkey carts and their backs to haul jerry cans filled with water to their homes.