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...
US Consulate launches its 1st ever Sindhi language website
U.S. Consul General Brian Heath officially launched the Consulate’s first-ever Sindhi language website earlier today. Brian Heath officially launched first Sindhi website. The launching ceremony took place at his residence in which leading Sindhi writer and social activist Dr. Suleman Shaikh also took part. On the occasion Sindhi musicians... Read more
Akmal, Wasim histrionics propel Pakistan to T20 win
Umar Akmal’s high octane innings proved crucial in a low-scoring game as Pakistan beat Zimbabwe by 15 runs to win today’s Twenty20 international at Harare Sports Club and sweep the two-match rubber. Akmal scored 38 not out from 28 balls and added 24 runs with Imad Wasim in the... Read more
Pakistani man strangles teenage daughter to death in Germany
A Pakistani father in Germany has reportedly confessed to strangling his 19-year-old daughter to death. Asadullah Khan, 51, strangled his daughter, Lareeb Khan, after he learnt of her relationship with a boy he didn’t approve of, according to media reports Confessing to the murder, a weeping Khan told court... Read more
Journalist who exposed Pakistan’s spot fixing trio charged by UK court
A well known British journalist, who also carried out an inquiry which led to the 2011 conviction of three Pakistani cricketers for taking bribes to fix incidents in a match against England, was charged earlier today with ‘conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.’ Mazher Mahmood’s undercover work posing... Read more
Altaf muzzled: Lawyers demand cancellation of Asma Jahangir’s license
Lawyers protesting in the Lahore High Court (LHC) earlier today clamoured for the immediate suspension of the license of rights activist and former Supreme Court Bar Association President Asma Jahangir for representing the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) in a case relating to a media blackout against party chief Altaf Hussain.... Read more
PTI decides to shift October 4 rally from Isl to Lahore
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has decided to hold their rally scheduled for October 4 in Lahore in lieu of Lahore. Sources said that the decision to shift the rally from Islamabad to Lahore was decided in a meeting today chaired by PTI chief Imran Khan. According to sources a... Read more
Down to earth Diva: Mahira mops the stage
In her latest Instagram post, the famous Diva Mahira Khan  is seen mopping the stage, wearing a skirt and  high heels On the sets of her upcoming film Ho Mann Jahaan, she is seen mopping the floor as her co-star Sheheryar Munawar tries to be a gentleman by taking... Read more
COAS arrives in UK for 3 day official visit
 Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif arrived in the UK  earlier today on a three-day official visit. General Raheel Sharif was received at the airport by top British military command and officials from the UK government. The COAS is expected to hold meetings on security and huge importance... Read more
Cost of a man’s life: A tv remote worth Rs.150!
Saleem Kamangar a  small town TV mechanic in Sukkur was forcibly taken to Lakhidar police station the night before Eid and was killed allegedly after being tortured. On Thursday night, CIA official Imdad alias Commando Brohi, along with  two police constables of Lakhidar police station, Qaim Ali Shah and Dadan... Read more
Pakistan opts to bat first in 2nd T20 against Zimbabwe
 Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat first in the second and final T20 being played at the Harare Sports Club against Zimbabwe. Pakistan defeated Zimbabwe by 13 runs in the first T20 and currently lead the series 1-0. In the first match, left-armer Imad Wasim grabbed four... Read more
Saudi royal calls for change of guard in Riyadh
 One of the grandsons of the state’s founder, Abdul Aziz Ibn Saud, has called for the removal of the kingdom’s ruler, King Salman bin Abdulaziz. It is an unprecedented move in the extremely repressive absolute monarchy. Citing unrest among the royal family, plummeting oil prices and criticism of Saudi’s management... Read more
“We have a plan to gradually shift PSL to Pakistan” claims PCB chief
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan earlier yesterday defended the decision to stage the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in the UAE, saying the Board chose the foreign venue for the inaugural edition to attract world-class international players. “If we hold the PSL in Pakistan, we won’t be able... Read more
OGRA recommends non existent reduction in POL prices
The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority confirmed earlier today that will send a summary to the Petroleum Ministry seeking a decrease in the price of petroleum products for October 2015. According to sources, OGRA has recommended a 10-paisa decrease in the price of petrol, and a Rs. 2.00/liter decrease... Read more
ECP reserves decision on Prime Minister’s Kisan Package scheme
A high-level meeting of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) took place earlier today where the ECP members were briefed by the Secretary National Food Security and Secretary Information on the Prime Minister’s Kisan (farmers) Package. The commission had summoned an explanation from the two secretaries regarding the Kisan Package... Read more