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...
Zardari urges govt, PTI and PAT leaders to show flexibility
Former President and PPP Co-Chairperson Asif Ali Zardari urged the government, PTI and PAT leaders to show flexibility to resolve current political impasse. Zardari, chaired a meeting of party leaders in Islamabad and stressed on the need to find a middle way to end the issue. Read more
Qadri announces to vacate Parliament House’s lawn tomorrow
Dr. Tahirul Qadri has announced to vacate the the Parliament by tomorrow. Addressing the participants of PAT sit-in, Dr Tahirul Qadri said, “We are democratic people and tomorrow we shall vacate the lawn of the Parliament House, in the following of court orders”. Read more
MQM postpones General Workers meeting
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has postponed its scheduled meeting of General Workers. MQM Chief Altaf Hussain was expected to make an important announcement in the meeting. Earlier today, the MQM chief gave a week’s deadline to national assembly and senate to improve code of  conduct. He also directed MQM... Read more
PTI agrees to resume talks with govt
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has agreed to resume talks with the government through Jirga. Speaking to media persons after meeting of political Jirga, PTI Vice President Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that PTI was ready to move forward in a positive direction. He said PTI “We will hold another round of... Read more
Zardari arrives Islamabad

Zardari arrives Islamabad

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Patron in-chief of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Asif Ali Zardari has arrived Islamabad from Karachi, where he is expected to meet leadership of different parties and to play his role in resolving the persisting political crisis. According to sources, Asif Ali Zardari will try to finalize negotiations between... Read more
Action films makes people fat!
Seeing Rambo take on an entire battalion  of Burmese soldiers single-handed could give you a serious bout of adrenaline rush. However, scientists now say that it could also end up making you fat. Research has shown an association between television viewing and higher food consumption and a more sedentary... Read more
Missing Russian photojournalist found dead in Ukraine
Russian photographer Andrei Stenin, missing since early August, has been found dead in Ukraine, the RIA-Novosti press agency he worked for announced earlier today”Our colleague, the photographer Andrei Stenin, is dead. It turns out he was not a prisoner, he has been dead for a month,” said the agency´s... Read more
Explosion at Japanese steel plant: 12 injured
At least 12 people were injured Wednesday after an explosion at a steel plant in central Japan, an official said. Television pictures showed clouds of black smoke billowing from the Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal facility in Tokai. A spokesman for the Aichi prefectural police said the fire department... Read more
India’s air force chief says 126 French made Rafale fighters deal close to finalisation
India´s air force chief has said conclusion of a $22 billion fighter jet deal with French company Dassault Aviation was imminent after missed deadlines and delays. Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha told an Indian newspaper that “the military could not afford any more hold ups of the 2012 deal... Read more
Altaf asks MQM lawmakers to submit resignations
Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain Wednesday gave a week’s deadline to assemblies and senate to improve conduct while directing his MPs to submit their resignation at the party headquarters. “It is only a drama to befool the nation.” Hussain said while referring to joint session of the... Read more
PTI is not part of any ‘grand plan’: Shah Mehmood Qureshi
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi clarified that purpose of sit-in outside the Parliament is to save the House. “We are not here to burn the House but to save it,” he told the parliament. “I know there are few elements who want to put fuel on... Read more
Parliamentarians are united for democracy: Sherpao
Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) leader Aftab Ahmad Sherpao has said that all parliamentarians are united for democracy. Aftab Sherpao, in his address to the joint session of the Parliament in Islamabad, said that the parliamentarians have maintained the sanctity of the house. Sherpao said that the protesters should forget... Read more
Hamid, Qureshi exchange hot words
Exchange of harsh words took place between Pakistan Mulsim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Zahid Hamid and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi at Parliament lobby. According to the sources, quarrel took place during prayer break when Zahid Hamid termed behavior of PTI sit-inners undemocratic. Pervaiz Rashid and other... Read more
Kabir Khan resigns as Afghanistan’s cricket coach
Afghanistan’s cricket coach resigned yesterday, citing family pressure, dealing the side a major blow in its preparations for next year’s World Cup. Kabir Khan, who played four Tests and 10 one-day internationals for Pakistan, led minnows Afghanistan to qualification for the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. In his first... Read more