Imran threatens to counter Nawaz’s anti-judiciary movement with street protests

Imran threatens to counter Nawaz’s anti-judiciary movement with street protests

OKARA: The drama co-staged by Nawaz and Shehbaz Sharif has come to an end and people must now decide new leaders, chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan said here on Sunday. Speaking at a public gathering managed by PTI’s district organisation, Imran Khan condemned the Quetta church blast saying: “We...

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Maryam Nawaz profiled in NYT piece on powerful women

Maryam Nawaz profiled in NYT piece on powerful women

Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, was named among eleven powerful women of the world on Sunday in a 2017 ranking issued by the New York Times. According to NYTimes, Maryam is the most courageous and most powerful woman of Pakistan. “Maryam is the most suitable heir...

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Panthers owner to sell team amid misconduct allegations

Panthers owner to sell team amid misconduct allegations

Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced on Sunday he will sell the team, hours after the National Football League said it had taken over an investigation into allegations of workplace misconduct by the owner. “I believe that it is time to turn the franchise over to new ownership,” Richardson said...

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Shehbaz heading home ahead of PML-N’s campaign against ‘double standards of justice’

Shehbaz heading home ahead of PML-N’s campaign against ‘double standards of justice’

Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif is expected to return from London on Monday, a day after deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif announced a full-fledged campaign against, what he called, the “double standards of justice.” The former premier and his daughter Maryam Nawaz arrived in Lahore earlier in the morning. The two had left for...

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Pakistan barely lose Asian Netball Championship last to India

Pakistan barely lose Asian Netball Championship last to India

Pakistan packed away the silver award in Asian Men’s Netball Championship 2017 after barely losing 50-51 to India in the last on Sunday in Kuala Lumpur. Pakistan’s Mohammad Akhtar scored 26 focuses while Abid Ali scored 24. Prior, an unbeaten Pakistan had edged past a solid Singapore side in the...

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Lukaku, Lingard lift brazen United past West Brom

Lukaku, Lingard lift brazen United past West Brom

LONDON: Manchester United survived a strained finale to beat West Bromwich Albion 2-1 at the Hawthorns on Sunday and near inside 11 purposes of Premier League pioneers Manchester City. Joined’s previous West Brom striker Romelu Lukaku scored his fifteenth objective of the season in the 27th moment by heading home...

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Indian diplomats recalled after being ‘honeytrapped’ in Pakistan: report

Indian diplomats recalled after being ‘honeytrapped’ in Pakistan: report

Three officials of the Indian high commission in Islamabad have been recalled to New Delhi following alleged attempts to honeytrap them by a Pakistani intelligence agency. They are now being investigated by the Indian authorities about the entire episode, reports The Hindustan Times. According to sources, the three junior-level officials, who were working...

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Nine killed, over 50 wounded in Quetta church attack

Nine killed, over 50 wounded in Quetta church attack

QUETTA: At least nine members of the Christian community were killed and 57 others wounded when two suicide bombers struck a church in Quetta on Sunday where worshippers were attending service ahead of Christmas, officials said. Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Ahmed Bugti said one of the suicide bombers was shot dead...

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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ opens with galactic $450 million box office

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ opens with galactic $450 million box office

LOS ANGELES – “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” burst into theaters with a staggering $450 million in global ticket sales in its opening weekend, confirming that the celebrated space adventure franchise remained a powerful force at the box office. The eighth movie in the “Star Wars” saga created by George...

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