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...
Asif Zardari vows to oust “Mian Sahab” like Musharraf
Co-Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party and former president Asif Ali Zardari claimed that he would send ‘Mian Sahab’ home like former President and military ruler Pervez Musharraf. Asif Ali Zardari on Friday addressing party’s in Jhang reiterate to conquer Punjab, which is a stronghold of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). Addressing a... Read more
Pakistan govt issues NoC to Raheel Sharif to lead Saudi alliance
Pakistan has issued No Objection Certificate (NoC) to former army chief General Raheel Sharif to head Saudi military alliance. Defence Minister Kh Asif said on Friday said that, the former COAS has requested the government for NoC and g that the government has issued NOC following permission was given after... Read more
Tesla recalling cars to address brake defect
Tesla is recalling 53,000 cars to address a manufacturing defect that could prevent parking brakes from releasing, the company said Thursday. Tesla described the move as a “voluntary” recall taken after determining that Model S and X vehicles manufactured between February and October of last year “may contain a... Read more
Ajax hit back with 10 men to stun Schalke, Lyon win marathon shootout
Ajax Amsterdam, trailing 3-0 and down to 10 men, scored two late goals to overcome Schalke 04 in the Europa League quarter-finals on Thursday while Olympique Lyonnais won a 16-kick penalty shootout against Besiktas. Manchester United needed an extra-time goal from Marcus Rashford to beat Anderlecht 2-1 and go... Read more
SC majority judges order constitution of JIT to inquire Panama Papers case
Majority judges of the Supreme Court five-member bench Thursday ordered constitution of a joint investigation team (JIT) to further probe the allegations with regard to Panama Papers case. The three judges of the SC bench differed with the opinion of two other judges and directed for an appropriate probe... Read more
Panama Case: Supreme Court may rule to oust PM Sharif
Supreme Court is set to determine the prime minister’s fate Thursday with a ruling on corruption allegations that could see him ousted from power after the Panama Papers linked his family to offshore businesses. The highly-anticipated decision threatens to plunge Nawaz Sharif’s governing party into turmoil ahead of general... Read more
45 year old man jailed for marrying minor girl in Sukkur
Sukkur police has arrested a 45-year-old man for marrying a minor girl in Sukkur. According to SSP Amjad Sheikh, the Pano Aqil Cantonment police got information that a nine year old was married to 45-year-old Abdul Basit. Subsequently, police took action and arrested the nikkah priest, girl’s father and the... Read more
Fox ends ties with top-rated host Bill O’Reilly
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has decided to part ways with star cable news host Bill O’Reilly following allegations of sexual harassment, the company said on Wednesday. “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the company and Bill O’Reilly have agreed that Bill O’Reilly will not be returning... Read more
‘Incontrovertible’ sarin gas used in Syria: watchdog
The head of a global arms watchdog said Wednesday that “incontrovertible” test results from an alleged chemical strike in Syria showed sarin gas or a similar substance had been used. Samples from 10 victims of the April 4 attack on Khan Sheikhun analysed at four laboratories “indicate exposure to... Read more
US man dies ‘peacefully’ after told Trump was impeached
A 75-year-old man died “peacefully” at his home in the US state of Oregon after his ex-wife led him to believe that President Donald Trump had been impeached. Michael Garland Elliott died earlier this month after Teresa Elliott, his ex-wife and best friend, broke the false news to him,... Read more
COAS confirms death sentences of 30 hardcore terrorists: ISPR
Chief of Army Staff  (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday has signed  death sentences of  30 hardcore terrorists. Inter Services Public Relation (ISPR) in a press release “The process expedited during Op Radd-ul-Fasaad. These terrorists were involved in committing heinous offences relating to terrorism including attack on APS Peshawar,... Read more
Those who failed to deliver in Sindh be ready to face music: PM
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Wednesday said it was Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)’s right to carry out political activities in Sindh and those, who had failed to deliver in the province, should be ready to face the music. Chairing a meeting of the PML-N Sindh chapter, the prime minister... Read more
President Trump signed an executive order to restrict flow of foreign labor
President Trump signed an executive order making changes to H1-B visa program to restrict the flow of foreign labor, a move that will hit hard the Indian IT sector which has a lion’s share in workers making it to the United States every year under the program. Citing background... Read more
Ronaldo hat-trick fires Real into semis
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick to become the first man to reach 100 Champions League goals as Real Madrid overcame 10-man Bayern Munich 4-2 after extra time in Tuesday’s quarter-final second leg to advance 6-3 on aggregate. The holders will be in Friday’s semi-final draw for a record seventh... Read more