Britain qualify after Canadian hits umpire with ball

Britain qualify after Canadian hits umpire with ball

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Britain reached the Davis Cup quarter-finals in bizarre circumstances on Sunday when Canada’s Denis Shapovalov defaulted for inadvertently blasting a ball into the umpire’s face. Wimbledon boys’ champion Shapovalov, 17, was two sets to love down against Kyle Edmund in the fifth and deciding rubber when he hammered the ball away in […]

Robbers loot dresses worth millions from designer BG’s boutique in Lahore

Robbers loot dresses worth millions from designer BG’s boutique in Lahore

LAHORE (Yes News) – Robbers looted dresses worth millions of rupees from dress designer BG’s boutique in Lahore. The incident occurred in Mini market Gulberg area on late Sunday night. The robbers entered the boutique after cutting down the boutique’s iron net and grill. They escaped immediately after sacking ready-made dresses from the boutique. Police reached […]

South Korea to strengthen battery safety rules after Note 7 fires

South Korea to strengthen battery safety rules after Note 7 fires

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea said on Monday it will strengthen lithium-ion battery safety requirementsand conduct regular inspections to avoid repeats of fires which forced Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to withdraw its premium Galaxy Note 7 handset. Manufacturers of lithium-ion batteries, commonly used in portable devices, would be subjected to greater oversight and regular inspections, […]

Dollar subdued after US wage growth disappoints

Dollar subdued after US wage growth disappoints

TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar started the week on the back foot on Monday, after U.S. data showed a smaller-than-expected rise in wages in January that reinforced expectations the Federal Reserve will refrain from raising interest rates next month. The dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of six major rivals, drooped 0.1 […]

Karachi police arrest alleged murderer, street criminal, and kidnapper

Karachi police arrest alleged murderer, street criminal, and kidnapper

KARACHI: In various search operations in the city police arrested an alleged murderer, a street criminal and kidnapper. Police conducted a raid at Suparco Road on intelligence information, during which an alleged member of a gang Mohammad Farooq alias Farhan Dada was arrested. The accused confessed to several murders including that of a man named […]

Eighteen killed in massage parlour fire in China

Eighteen killed in massage parlour fire in China

BEIJING: Police detained one person Monday in connection with a fire at a foot massage parlour in China that killed at least 18 people and injured another 18, media said. The fire broke out at around 5:26 PM (9:26 AM GMT) Sunday in eastern Zhejiang province, the official Xinhua news agency reported. It was extinguished […]

Canadians form human chain around mosque in show of solidarity with Muslims

Canadians form human chain around mosque in show of solidarity with Muslims

In a show of solidarity with the Muslim community, dozens of people formed a protective “human chain” around the Ottawa Mosque in Canada’s capital city before Friday prayers, after six died in a shooting in Quebec City. The gesture delivered a strong message of condemning racism, division, and Islamophobia. People arriving for Friday prayers and […]

WATCH: ‘Raees’ never-before-seen song will warm your heart!

WATCH: ‘Raees’ never-before-seen song will warm your heart!

Although it has been two weeks since Bollywood blockbuster flick Raeeshit theatres around the world, it still has some treats up its sleeve for the fans. Late Sunday night, the filmmakers surprised moviegoers with the release of Halka Halka – a deleted song from the tremendously-successful film. A few hours before the release, Shah Rukh […]

Bangladesh teen dies after angry batsman hurls stump

Bangladesh teen dies after angry batsman hurls stump

DHAKA: A 14-year-old cricketer has died in Bangladesh after he was hit by a stump thrown by an angry batsman during a friendly game between neighbourhood teams, police said Monday. Faisal Hossain was fielding in the southeastern port city of Chittagong when the batsman was given out, assistant police commissioner Jahangir Alam told AFP. “The […]