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Sri Lanka players reluctant to visit Pakistan for one-off T20I: reports

Sri Lanka players reluctant to visit Pakistan for one-off T20I: reports

  Sri Lanka players reluctant to visit Pakistan for one-off T20I: reports Sri Lankan players, who are supposed to play the third and final T20I against Pakistan in Lahore on October 29, have signed a letter to request the board to move the match to a neutral venue. However, ESPNcricinfo reported on Saturday that Sri Lanka Cricket believes […]

PPP to form ‘national electoral alliance’ against PTI for 2018 polls: sources

PPP to form ‘national electoral alliance’ against PTI for 2018 polls: sources

PPP to form ‘national electoral alliance’ against PTI for 2018 polls: sources KARACHI: Amid the ongoing political hullabaloo, the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has decided to swing into election mode in December, this year. According to sources, the party will be open to making electoral alliances with everyone, everywhere except Sindh, the powerhouse of the PPP. […]

Australia tightens English requirements for foreign students

Australia tightens English requirements for foreign students

AFP SYDNEY: Australia is tightening English language requirements for foreign students in what it said on Thursday is a bid to improve standards across the country’s Aus$28 billion ($22 billion) international education market. There are more than 550,000 international students in Australia, according to government data, which lists the lucrative sector as the country’s third-largest export […]

In Kim Jong Un’s summer retreat fun meets guns North Korea’s leader uses a prime seaside resort for military tests

In Kim Jong Un’s summer retreat fun meets guns North Korea’s leader uses a prime seaside resort for military tests

By Reuters In the seaside city of Wonsan, North Korean families cook up barbecues on the beach, go fishing, and eat royal jelly flavour ice cream in the summer breeze. For their leader Kim Jong Un, the resort is a summer retreat, a future temple to tourism, and a good place to test missiles. He is […]

Unsent text message passes for will in Australia

Unsent text message passes for will in Australia

By AFP YDNEY:  A dead man’s unsent text message leaving his home and pension to his brother rather than his wife and son and signed off with a smiley face emoji has been ruled a legitimate will by an Australian court.The draft message, addressed to the man’s brother, was found on his phone after he took […]

Provincial Minister for Works and Services Imdad Ali Pitafi called on Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

Provincial Minister for Works and Services Imdad Ali Pitafi called on Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

KARACHI: Provincial Minister for Works and Services Imdad Ali Pitafi called on the Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari at Bilawal House on Tuesday. Minister Imdad Pitafi briefed the PPP Chairman about the pace of development works and assured that every possible efforts are being taken for timely completion of development schemes without compromising […]

PM Abbasi directs Railway Ministry for speedy completion of projects

PM Abbasi directs Railway Ministry for speedy completion of projects

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqam Abbasi has directed the railway minister for speedy completion of infrastructure projects and rail services, Radio Pakistan reported. PM Abbasi made these directions while chairing a meeting on Pakistan Railways affairs in Islamabad. He said the railway holds great importance for the country’s development as it changes the socio-economic scenario for the better. […]

DEFENCE DAY OF PAKISTAN: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari for 1965-spirit, unity to defeat terrorism

DEFENCE DAY OF PAKISTAN: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari for 1965-spirit, unity to defeat terrorism

KARACHI, Sept 5: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the nation needs the same spirit and unity we displayed in 1965 war to defeat the current threats to the country in the form of extremism and terrorism. In his message on the eve of Defence Day, the PPP Chairman said that […]

Muslims up early for Ramazan saved lives in horrific London tower blaze

Muslims up early for Ramazan saved lives in horrific London tower blaze

By News Desk/AFP Muslims living near and in the London tower which was gutted by a massive fire early Wednesday morning are said to be among heroes who saved lives because they were awake for sehri. Many residents who were sleeping said they didn’t hear alarms as the fire swept through the tower block. They […]

Two girls ‘harassed’ by US school authorities for wearing hijab

Two girls ‘harassed’ by US school authorities for wearing hijab

By News Desk Hajah Bah and Fatmata Mansaray, both cousins and students of Freedom High School, Virginia, allege that the school administrators harassed them over their decision to don hijabs. PHOTO: INSIDE NOVA Two Muslim students in a US school were allegedly sent home for wearing hijabs without carrying notes from parents. Hajah Bah and […]

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