Overweight Marlon Tapales stripped of off championship
Filipino Marlon Tapales has been stripped of his World Boxing Organization bantamweight title after failing to make the weight...
PPP, MQM, PML(N) stage political rallies in Karachi today
Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN), Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) will stage rallies in Karachi...
Cricket: West Indies 278-9 as rain brings early close
West Indies were 278 for nine in their first innings against Pakistan when rain brought an early close to...
Musharraf’s Prediction: Elections will be held after govt completes three years,
Karachi: Former president Gen. (retd) Pervez Musharraf predicted that mid-term elections will be held after the incumbent government completes its three years. Presiding over All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) Central Executive Committee (CEC) and Central Working Committee, he announced that, “APML will fully take part in Local Government elections after... Read more
Assemblies to be dissolve if rigging proved: Qureshi
Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sunday agreed on Judicial Commission to probe general elections 2013. After PTI’s Core Committee meetingVice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi addressing a press conference said that matters pertaining to formation of judicial commission came under discussion. Briefing on the key points of the agreement, Qureshi said that Prime... Read more
Need to fix our domestic cricket: Afridi
Islamabad: All-rounder Shahid Khan Afridi while apologising to the nation for the loss in the World Cup said we need to fix our domestic cricket system and shouldn’t change it so frequently for better results in future. Afridi said first of all I would like to apologize to fans... Read more
Shafqat Hussain wasn’t underage: Jail Officials
Karachi: The age of death-row prisoner Shafqat Hussain  has turned into a mystery. According to the Karachi jail officials at the time of his conviction in 2004 Hussain was 23 years old. Jail authorities referring to the prisoners admissions register, which is being used to record the age of every... Read more
Maxwell wants Sydney Cricket Ground to be green and mean
Sydney: Australia batting star Glenn Maxwell wants the Sydney Cricket Ground to be mean and green for Thursday’s World Cup semi-final against India despite the pitch’s reputation as a spinners’ paradise. Maxwell believes home field advantage could be key as the co-hosts look to end the defending champions’ seven-match... Read more
Pakistan should start building a team for the next World Cup now: Misbah
Adelaide: Pakistan will pin their hopes on the next generation after their World Cup campaign ended with a quarter-final exit to Australia but with departing skipper Misbahul Haq warning the team is not up to international scratch. Pakistan, the 1992 champions, lost their first two matches to India and... Read more
Adiala Fashion week: Ayyan living like a queen in jail
Rawalpindi: Ayyan who is detained at Adiala Jail after being caught ‘smuggling’ $500,000 at the Benazir International airport, Islamabad is living like a queen. In a report published in Tribune Pakistan, claimed that Ayyan is being given VVIP facilities. While talking to Tribune Pakistan reporter, Adiala Jail warden said... Read more
Best four in World Cup semis, says Hesson
Auckland: There can be no argument about the make up of the World Cup semi-finals, with the best four teams still alive, New Zealand coach Mike Hesson declared Sunday. New Zealand were the last confirmed semi-finalists when Martin Guptill’s stunning 237 not out set up a lop-sided 143-run victory... Read more
Five suspected militants killed in Orangi Town
Karachi: Police killed Five suspected militants on Saturday night. According to police, on a tip-off, police raid at Pathan Colony in Orangi Town, killing three suspects and arresting 15 others. In a other raid  by the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD), two suspects were killed while large numbers of weapons were recovered... Read more
Iran rejects ‘bullying’ as West stresses unity in nuclear talks
London: Iran’s top leader voiced mistrust on Saturday of U.S. efforts to reach a nuclear deal, even as Washington and its allies spoke of real progress and urged Tehran to take “difficult decisions”. With just 10 days remaining until an end-of-March deadline for a framework agreement, Iran’s Supreme Leader... Read more
FBR Scrutinizing Supermodel Ayyan’s assets
The Federal Board of Revenue on Saturday said a scrutiny was being carried out into the assets of model and actress Ayyan Ali who has been facing money laundering charges after being arrested from the Benazir International Airport. Shahid Hussain Assad, a spokesman for the FBR, said authorities in... Read more
Operation Khyber II: Around 80 terrorists liquidated claims ISPR
The latest phase of the operation in Khyber Agency, close to the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, has killed 80 militants and injured over 100. Inter Services Public Relations Director General Maj Gen Asim Bajwa said today evening that armed forces had inflicted heavy casualties on militants as the army follows up... Read more
Pakistan pushing a major series of global terrorist networks onto Afghanistan: Ghani
Afghanistan faces a difficult spring in terms of security as the so-called “fighting season” with the Taliban begins, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said earlier today, adding that Pakistan was “pushing a major series of global terrorist networks onto” war ravaged country. “The winter has been extraordinarily difficult. And barring... Read more