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...
‘Kwaussie’ named Australian word of the year
Inspired by a dual citizenship crisis plaguing politics in Australia, the term “Kwaussie” — a mix of Kiwi and...
Pakistan has potential for strong economic growth: study
Pakistan has the potential for achieving strong economic growth till 2030, says a study, provided it successfully overcomes five major...
PCB banned Captain State Bank of Pakistan for Two years
The Pakistan Cricket Board  banned all-rounder and Captain State Bank of Pakistan Kashif Siddique Khan for two years after he tested positive for a controlled substance. PCB spokesman while talking to local news said “Khan was found doped with a performance enhancing drug during the Faysal Bank T-20 Cup held... Read more
power load-shedding is unacceptable – Nawaz
Declaring the existing level of power load-shedding as unacceptable, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Wednesday clearly directed to bring down load-shedding level to 6 hours in urban and 7 hours in rural areas in the next few days. The Prime Minister was chairing a high level meeting here at... Read more
Does Javed Hashmi want to rejoin PML-N!
PTI’s top leader Javed Hashmi  Speaking during the National Assembly session said that no one would stop him if he intends to rejoin Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz), but he doesnt have any intentions to do so. Javed Hashmi also said  that he is the only politician who sacrifices for democracy... Read more
Bilawal asks for special prayers for Edhi
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has prayed for early recovery of Pakistan’s renowned philanthropist and humanitarian figure Abdul Sattar Edhi who has been hospitalized in ICU for his kidney problems. In a press release issued here on Wednesday, Bilawal said that Abdul Sattar Edhi deserves prayers in every home in Pakistan... Read more
PTI vs. GEO: Debate to be held on May 11
Ejaz Chaudhry accepts Iftikhar Ahmed’s challenge to hold a live debate Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Punjab chapter’s president Ejaz Chaudhry has accepted the challenge of Geo TV’s anchorperson Iftikhar Ahmed to hold a debate. He further claimed that the PTI will prove on May 11 that the people of Pakistan... Read more
Microsoft hard hit by the Google Challenge
New laptop computers running on Google’s Chrome operating system will be hitting stores this summer in the latest challenge to Microsoft’s  Windows. The latest line of Chromebooks run on a new generation of faster Intel microprocessors that don’t use as much battery power. The machines will be shipped by... Read more
Oscar-winner Sally Field finaly gets Hollywood star
Oscar-winning US actress Sally Field finally got a star on Hollywood’s storied Walk of Fame, more than three decades after she earned her first Academy Award. The 67-year-old joked about her roller-coaster career spanning five decades, including her Oscar-winning performances in 1979’s “Norma Rae” and 1984’s “Places in the... Read more
Thai PM Yingluck’s luck runs out: Thai goverment dismised by Constitutional court
Thailand´s Constitutional Court on Wednesday dismissed Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra from office, ruling that she abused her power, “The judges unanimously rule that Yingluck abused her prime minister status and interfered in transferring ( Thailand’s former security cheif: Thawil Pliensri) for her own benefit,” president of the nine-member court,... Read more
IK still hoping for “tsunami power’” on May 11
Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Imran Khan again emphasizes that last year’s general elections were massively rigged in whole Punjab, which is a stronghold of PML-N.  In a press conference in Lahore on Wednesday said “A charter of demand will be presented on May 11 with a time frame to meet... Read more
Clash between Taliban groups leave more casualties
In the recent clashes between Taliban groups in South Waziristan at least five militants were killed  on Wednesday. The most powerful  TTP groups, Shehryar Mehsud and Sajna Group, are continuously fighting since last week in Shawal area. Read more
Karakoram Express three coaches derailed near Nawabshah
Karakoram Express  three coaches derailed near Nawabshah (Sindh)  on Wednesday morning, atleast two passengers were killed and at least 15 others injured. Railway authorities said the incident took place due to technical faults at railways crossing point. The train was heading to Karachi from Lahore. The locomotive of the passenger train... Read more
‘X-Men’ director sued in second teen abuse case
Los Angelas: A British man who accuses “X-Men” director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager was spurred to bring a lawsuit against the filmmaker after Singer was sued by another man on similar allegations, the plaintiff’s lawyer said Monday. The lawsuit in federal court in Los... Read more
Govt committed to ‘eliminate darkness in the country,’ says Nawaz
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Tuesday that his government was committed to address the issue of power shortage and would encourage local and foreign investment in the energy sector. “We will eliminate darkness from this country,” the prime minister declared. He was speaking at the inauguration ceremony of... Read more