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...
Two TTP terrorists executed in Sahiwal Jail
Two Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) terrorists were hanged in a high security prison of Sahiwal district in Punjab on Tuesday. In a statement issued by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) stated “Today another 2 hard core terrorists, who were involved in committing heinous offences relating to terrorism, including killing of... Read more
PCB charges Nasir Jamshed
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Tuesday charged former opening batsman Nasir Jamshed for refusing to cooperate. PCB in a statement issued on Thursday  said “The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has today issued a Notice of Charge to Nasir Jamshed for violation of Articles 2.4.6 and 2.4.7 of the... Read more
Janet Jackson splits with husband three months after birth of son: reports
Pop star Janet Jackson has split up with her Qatari businessman husband just three months after giving birth to her first child, according to media reports. People magazine, Us Weekly and Entertainment Tonight all said sources had confirmed that Jackson, 50, and Wissam Al Mana had broken up after... Read more
‘Boycott United Airlines’: China internet outcry over passenger fiasco
China social media users were in an uproar Tuesday over viral footage of a Chinese-American man dragged off an overbooked United Airlines flight, decrying perceived racism and calling for a boycott. The videos taken by fellow passengers and posted to Twitter showed the man being forcibly pulled screaming from... Read more
Sparkling diamond earrings seen fetching up to $70 million at auction
Two dazzling pink and blue pear-shaped diamonds are together expected to fetch close to $70 million when they go under the hammer next month. Sotheby’s said the Apollo and Artemis stones are “by far the most important pair of earrings ever offered at auction”. They will be offered to... Read more
Malala receives highest UN honor to promote girls education
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appointed Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai a UN Messenger of Peace on Monday to promote girls education, more than four years after a Taliban gunman shot her in the head on her school bus in 2012. At 19, Yousafzai is the youngest Messenger of Peace,... Read more
Niger forces kill 57 members of Boko Haram
Niger security forces killed 57 members of militant group Boko Haram who attacked a village in the southeastern Diffa region overnight, the defence ministry said in a statement on Monday. Fifteen soldiers and two civilians were wounded during the attack by heavily armed men in Gueskerou village, which is... Read more