Pakistan aim to carry momentum into T20s
Pakistan will look to transfer the momentum from their one-day whitewash against Sri Lanka into the three Twenty20 internationals...
President Mamnoon Hussain summons National Assembly session on Nov 2
The National Assembly session has been summoned to meet here on November 2 (Thursday) at President Mamnoon Hussain...
GB Council approves budget of Rs 2.4 billion for year 2017-18
The Gilgit & Baltistan Council  Wednesday  approved a budget with a total outlay of about Rs 2.4 billion for...
Titanic victim’s letter sells for record 126,000 pound
A personal letter found on the body of a man killed in the sinking of the Titanic sold at auction on Saturday for 126,000 pounds ($166,000), a record price for correspondence from the doomed liner. The letter is one of the last known to have survived the sinking and... Read more
After near-death fall, trance pioneer van Dyk finds new purpose
Trance music pioneer Paul van Dyk had hoisted himself onto an elevated ridge of the stage to greet the cheering crowd. He waved and took a stroll — and plunged into an abyss. A 4.5-meter (15-foot) cavity in the stage had been covered as if it were a solid... Read more
iPhone X being sued before release over ‘animoji’ feature
A Japanese software company is suing Apple in a US court over the trademark for the term “animoji”, alleging the US technology company stole the name to use on a feature of its iPhone X. Tokyo-based Emonster kk sued Apple on Wednesday in federal court in San Francisco, saying... Read more
India beat Pakistan 4-0 in Super Four match
India beat Pakistan 4-0 in the Super Four match at Dhaka’s Maulana Bhashani Hockey Stadium on Saturday. India scored four goals – three field strikes and one through penalty corner. Gurjant Singh goal in the 57th minute cemented India’s place in the Asia Cup final. Lalit Upadhyay gave India 3-0 lead... Read more
Poland helped Pakistan’s airforce at infant stage and later in missile and nuke technology: Ambassador Opalinski
The ambassador of the republic of Poland, Piotr A. Opalinski has paid glowing tributes to Pakistan government for offering sacrifices in fighting terrorism and achieving success in its pursuits. ” Pakistan is doing great job of fighting terrorism and we greatly appreciate and recognize its endeavours”. He was addressing... Read more
6 miners dead, 2 trapped after coalmine collapse in Balochistan’s Harnai
Six coal miners were killed and 2 trapped as  a coalmine collapsed in Balochistan’s Harnai district on Thursday night. Chief Inspector Mines Iftikhar Ahmed said that efforts to rescue the remaining two miners trapped inside are underway. He has also ordered an investigation in the incident. Ahmed said a... Read more
Perera to captain Sri Lanka in T20 series against Pakistan
Sri Lanka announced a 15-man T20 squad for the three-match T20 series against Pakistan on Saturday. Thisara Perera will lead the squad for the series in which the first two matches will be played in Abu Dhabi on October 26 and 27, before flying to Lahore for the last... Read more
35 Egyptian police, troops die in clashes with militants: sources
At least 35 Egyptian troops and police officers were killed in clashes with militants in the Bahariya oasis in the country´s Western Desert on Friday, security and medical sources said. An interior ministry statement confirmed the incident and said some of the attackers had died, without giving any figures... Read more
PIA plane damaged after collision at Toronto airport
A Pakistan International Airlines plane collided with the engine during refuelling at the Toronto Pearson International Airport. According to PIA spokesman, flight PK-789 sustained minor damage when the refueling vehicle crashed into the plane’s engine, rendering it unfit for flight. The aircraft has been shifted to a hanger for... Read more
Several injured in Munich knife attack: police
Several people were injured Saturday morning in the southern German city of Munich by a man wielding a knife who fled the scene, said police, adding possible motives were unknown. A man “injured several people with a knife” in the centre of Munich and “is still on the run”,... Read more
Sarfraz approached by bookie for spot-fixing
Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed was approached by a bookie for spot fixing during the ongoing ODI series against Sri Lanka in UAE. According to sources, Pakistan skipper Sarfraz was approached by a bookie for spot fixing during the current ODI series between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. However, Sarfaraz rejected... Read more
HBL’s PnL takes dive to Rs 1.6 billion after DFS fine
Habib Bank Limited (HBL) profit for the first three quarters FY 2017 has gone down to Rs. 1.6 billion following the penalty by the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS). The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) had fined Habib Bank $225 million for failures to... Read more
Two more Weinstein accusers go public with sex assault allegations
Two more women were due to go public Friday with horrifying details of sexual attacks they say they were subjected to by disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. They include a case being investigated by Los Angeles police of an Italian model and actress who says the 65-year-old producer raped... Read more
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in fourth ODI
Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth day-night international in Sharjah on Friday, taking a 4-0 lead in the five-match series. Pakistan bowled out Sri Lanka for 173 in 43.4 overs before overhauling the target in 39 overs. Babar Azam and Shoaib Malik both scored 69 not... Read more