Russia faces decision on Winter Olympics ban for doping
The International Olympic Committee meets from Tuesday to decide whether to bar Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics for...
Taylor Swift spends third week atop Billboard 200 chart
Taylor Swift held onto her throne atop the weekly US Billboard 200 album chart for a third consecutive week...
Stunning Lyon, Starc catches floor England
Two freakish Australian catches rocked England´s diminishing hopes of saving the second Ashes Test on a fast-moving third day...
MSN Corp faces massive lawsuit
Microsoft Corp’s board faces a lawsuit over the way it handled an error with its Internet Explorer browser that ended up costing the company a record-breaking $731 million fine by European antitrust regulators. The lawsuit, charges that directors and executives, including founder Bill Gates and former Chief Executive Officer... Read more
An explosion occurred in a fruit market of Quetta
According to initial reports, a blast occurred in fruit market when unidentified culprits hurled a cracker. Police told that no casualty was reported in the explosion. Read more
Three apples that changed the world
From the age old saying “An apple a day keeps the doctor away” to the poisoned apple that show white’s wicked grand mama fed her to to the three apples that changed the world. Apples seem to have woven their way into our collective consciousness like no other fruit... Read more
MQM’s Altaf Hussain applies for Pakistani Passport
MQM supremo Altaf Hussain, has applied for a Pakistani passport, it has been learnt.Sources said that the London-based MQM chief has contacted the Pakistan High Commission in London for the issuance of a Pakistani passport. The self-exiled MQM leader, who presently holds the British passport, had the expired copy... Read more
TTP to co-ordinate with seminaries to launch attacks in Twin cities: Police
The Pakistani Taliban will coordinate with Islamist activists at major seminaries in or near the capital, Islamabad, to launch attacks if the peace talks with the government fail, according to police officials in the twin cities. The TTP called a ceasefire beginning on March 1 to facilitate the talks... Read more
Sindh High court allows Bahria Town to resume construction of flyover/underpass project
The Sindh High Court on Friday allowed the Bahria Town management to resume construction work on a flyover and two underpasses in Clifton, suspending the interim order of an SHC single bench that had restrained the Bahria Town from carrying out the construction work on the project. A division... Read more
MC Captian believes Manchester City will win at Liverpool in the premier league
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is confident his team can triumph against Manchester City at Anfield on Sunday. Kompany reckons Liverpool are the best team City have played in the Premier League this season, and he is expecting another tough encounter against one of their title rivals. But the... Read more
Afghan cricketers to prepare in Pakistan
They’ve arranged a two weeks’ training camp in Pakistan to prepare for their inaugural participation in the most important event of international cricket. Afghanistan stunned the cricket world with an upset in the Asia Cup last month when they overcame hosts Bangladesh. The Afghans are tied in the same... Read more
Misbah most likely to retain Pakistani captaincy till 2015 World Cup
Misbah-ul-Haq does not seem to be in danger of losing the captaincy of the national one-day team before the World Cup 2015 despite speculations about experienced all-rounder, Shahid Afridi being a strong contender for this job. The sources in the Pakistan Cricket Board said that all rumours pertaining to... Read more
CNG holidays reduced from 3 to 2 in Sindh
CNG will be available for five days throughout Sindh from 21 April 2014. This announcement was made by the Managing Director of the Sui Southern Gas Limited. (SSGCL) He was speaking at a press conference organised by the All Pakistan CNG Association. However he also said that CNG prices... Read more
Johnny Depp attended Transcendence Premiere Sans his Fiancee
Johnny Depp hit the red carpet at the L.A. premiere of his new film Transcendence last night without his fiancée Amber Heard. While Heard wasn’t able to make it, her spirit was there in the form of Depp’s diamond engagement ring, which he proudly showed off.  “I put the... Read more
Winners of Intercontinental cricket cup to get a chance at Test status
The winners of the Intercontinental Cup for non-Test playing nations will get a chance to earn Test status from 2018 under new plans announced by the International Cricket Council on Thursday. The winners of the 2017 Cup and the world’s lowest-ranked Test team will play two matches of five... Read more
Iran furious over US visa refusal for UN envoy
Iran has accused the US of acting illegally by refusing a visa to the new Iranian envoy to the UN in New York. Iran’s UN mission spokesman Hamid Babaei called the decision to bar Hamid Aboutalebi “regrettable”, but did not specify any action Tehran might take. The US accuses... Read more
Thai forces shoot dead seven drug suspects
Thai security forces shot dead seven suspected drug smugglers and seized hundreds of thousands of methamphetamine pills durin a raid in Northern Thailand. The clash broke out late Friday in the mountains of northern Chiang Rai province (popularly referred to as the ‘golden triangle’)after a border patrol spotted about... Read more