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...
Three children drown in Faisalabad canal
Three children including two brothers drowned in canal in Faisalabad city earlier today. According to Rescue 1122 sources, Khizar Saeed,12, Yasin Shakeel, 12 and his younger brother Mobeen Shakeel, 10, were taking a dip in Rakh branch canal near Pipanwala bridge when Yasin fell into deep water. The other boys tried to... Read more
Djokovic stuns Nadal to win Rome Masters
Novak Djokovic fought back to stun defending champion and seven-time winner Rafael Nadal to claim the Rome Masters 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday. World number two Serbian Djokovic claimed his third title on the red clay of Rome, having won in 2008 and 2011, the latter with  a victory... Read more
Bradley Wiggins wins Tour of California
Bradley Wiggins of Britain won the Tour of California on Sunday after holding the lead for the final week. The 2012 Tour de France winner finished in the pack in 20th place in the eighth and final stage captured by compatriot Mark Cavendish. This was Wiggins’ first title since... Read more
Serena beats Italian hope Errani for Rome title
Serena Williams was rutless with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over 10th-seeded home favorite Sara Errani to win the Italian Open for the third time Sunday. Errani was bidding to become the first Italian to win the tournament in nearly 30 years but the top-ranked Williams quickly took control in... Read more
Railway to get 20 new engines by July says Railways Minister
Federal Railway Minister, Khawaja Saad Rafique Sunday announced reduction in goods train fare with more facilities to compete with the road transporters. Addressing a press conference here, Rafique claimed that the Pakistan Railways earned Rs5.25 billion more as compared to the same period previous year. He attributed this phenomenal... Read more
Michael Jackson Comes Back To Life At Billboard Awards 2014
Michael Jackson came back to life at the Billboard Music Awards 2014 last night A hologram of the King of Pop opened the ceremony – which was held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena – with a beyond-the-grave performance of electro dance anthem Slave To The Rhythm from his... Read more
Lawyer says, US FBI agent is on “special mission” in Pakistan
US citizen Joel Cox’s lawyer told the court on Monday here that his client was on a special mission in Pakistan and, as such, he was permitted to carry arms. Joel Cox was presented before the Malir Judicial Magistrate under strict security measures. He is charged with possession of... Read more
George Harrison guitar fetches $657,000 at Beatles auction
An electric guitar played by George Harrison on British television fetched $657,000 at auction on Saturday in New York, topping pre-sale estimates, Julien’s Auctions said. Harrison, who died in 2001 at age 58, played the black-and-white 1962 Rickenbacker 425 electric guitar on 1963 appearances on the British TV shows... Read more
Two including Imambargah custodian shot dead in Karachi
An Imambargah custodian and another person was shot dead  at Meethadar area of Karachi’s Old City area. According to sources, unidentified gunmen stormed an office at Meethadar and opened fire due to which two persons named Shoukat Sherazi and Qaisar Hussain. Shoukat Sherazi was the custodian of an Imambargah. He was also a... Read more
‘Transparency Within’ solo exibition opens at Ocean Art Gallery
Ocean Art Gallery Karachi on Saturday evening inaugurated a solo exhibition ‘Transparency Within’ by renowned artist Maqbool Ahmed under the title of displayed at Ocean Art Gallery, which will be continued till May 23. The gallery exhibits outstanding work by renowned artist and showcases artwork created by Maqbool Ahmed.... Read more
Surgery was ‘right choice’ for family says “Lusious Lips Jolie”
Actress Angelina Jolie says having a double mastectomy last year was ‘the right choice’ for her family. She also wants to tell her story to inspire women across the globe. The Tomb Raider actress underwent the preventative procedure in February 2013 after being told she had high chance of... Read more
2 dacoits killed in deadly police encounter in Faisalabad
Two dacoits were killed in an alleged police encounter in Faisalabad during a robbery attempt. According to the police, two dacoits were trying to snatch a car from a citizen on Canal Road in Faisalabad when they were spotted by the police. They tried to flee from the site... Read more
Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to host AMFAR dinner at Cannes 2014
The Indian film industry’s iconic couple Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will exclusively host the ‘Cinema Against AIDS’ AMFAR dinner soiree on May 22 at the Cannes Film Festival 2014. Lately rumours are doing the rounds that they may be getting divorced. Their joint presense would go a... Read more
Kite string death: Punjab CM takes immediate notice.
Chief Minister Punjab sprang into action against manufacturers of prohibited kite twines after a 28-year-old man was killed by a stray kite string in Lahore. Rashid, a resident of Gulfishan town of Sheikhupura, lost his life when the kite string fell on him during bike-riding in Lahore’s Badami Bagh... Read more