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August 16, 2017 4:46 AM Cooperated for years, now it’s Sri Lanka’s turn to help Pakistan: Sethi

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi stated that Pakistan has cooperated with Sri Lanka for years, now it’s her turn to help Pakistan. “Sri Lanka remained target of terrorism for over 27 years and Pakistan fully supported and cooperated with it and now it is their turn,” he said. While talking to media, the PCB chairman further stated that World 1

August 15, 2017 8:19 AM Shahid Afridi, Malala extend wishes on India’s Independence Day

KARACHI: Former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Khan Afridi and Nobel Peace Laureate Malala Yousafzai have extended their wishes to India on its Independence Day Tuesday. Afridi, heart throb of cricket fans on both sides of the Pak- India border, took to twitter and wished his Indian fans on their 70st Independence Day with a note of love, tolerance and peace 2

August 14, 2017 5:49 PM Boris Johnson, Justin Trudeau congratulate people of Pakistan on Independence Day

ISLAMABAD: On behalf of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United Kingdom’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson wished the people of Pakistan on the occasion of their 70th Independence Day. Muhammad Jinnah’s founding vision of a progressive, inclusive Pakistan is still something worth cherishing and celebrating, and Pakistan should

August 14, 2017 6:02 AM Sri Lanka team to tour Pakistan in September in first visit since 2009 attack

Sri Lanka's cricket board has approved a tour to Pakistan, eight years after a deadly militant attack on the team brought top international games in the country to a standstill, officials said on Monday. Sri Lanka Cricket chief Thilanga Sumathipala said that after a security assessment, the team had been cleared to play three Twenty20 internationals

August 14, 2017 1:42 AM Seventy — and surviving

As we celebrate our 70th independence anniversary, possibly the biggest achievement for the country has been that it has survived. Well, at least half of it has. When Pakistan was created, there were many who predicted that the country would not be able to last for long – given the lack of infrastructure, resources and skilled human resources needed 1

August 13, 2017 9:52 PM Reasons to be proud of Pakistan

As soon as the month of August commences, the countdown begins to the day that holds great significance for us, the day we attained an independent country of our own, and everyone is engulfed in a sea of varied emotions. Those who were present at the time of the creation feel nostalgia at all that they lost and left behind as well as feel a sense of freedom 1

August 11, 2017 11:55 PM Qalandars launch Durban T20 Global League team in South Africa

LAHORE: Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Lahore Qalandars’ owner launched the Durban team of South Africa’s Twenty20 Global League on Friday. Addressing the kickoff ceremony for ‘Durban Qalandars’, Lahore Qalandars chairman Fawad Rana said he was delighted to be representing the province of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa’s new T20 competition, with the inaugural

August 11, 2017 10:19 PM Wife of ousted Pakistani PM to seek his parliament seat

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD: The wife of ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will contest a special election for the parliamentary seat he was forced to vacate after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding office, party officials said. Kulsoom Nawaz Sharif will be the candidate of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party in the by-election 2

August 11, 2017 9:22 AM Australia’s John Hastings suffers foot injury

LONDON: Australia fast bowler John Hastings has sustained a stress fracture in his foot while playing for English county side Worces­tershire and will return home for treatment and rehabilitation. The 31-year-old, who played for Australia during the Champions Trophy team in June, suffered the injury during Worcestershire’s four-day County Cham­pionship 5

August 11, 2017 1:22 AM Markings launch Hum Nay Suna Hum Nay Dekha

Lahore - After the successful debut of Markings Khudi , a motivational, inspirational and developmental publishing platform, with the launch of its first title ‘ChotiChotiKhushiyan’ earlier this year, Markings Khudi now proudly launches its second title Hum Nay Suna Hum Nay Dekha- Volume I. ‘Hum Nay Suna Hum Nay Dekha’ presents an immaculate pop art portfolio 8