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April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Brazilian senator faces corruption trial

BRASÍLIA: Aecio Neves, a Brazilian senator who narrowly lost the 2014 presidential election, will face trial for corruption and obstruction of justice, Brazil’s top court decided Tuesday. A panel of Supreme Court justices ruled Neves would be tried for allegedly accepting two million reais ($588,000) from meat industry tycoon Joesley Batista. The money 1

April 19, 2018 12:00 AM US to deport 107 Pak prisoners

ISLAMABAD: Washington has decided to deport 107 Pakistanis languishing in jails on the charges of terrorism, robbery, breaching of immigration laws, sexual harassments, selling of drugs and keeping false citizenship. To this effect, top mandarins of the Interior Ministry in Pakistan and officials of Pakistan Embassy in Washington have completed dialogue 3

April 19, 2018 12:00 AM LG Electronics receives 21 honours

KARACHI: LG Electronics received 21 honours at this year’s Red Dot Design Awards, one of the world’s top three design awards alongside iF Design Awards and IDEA (International Design Excellence Awards), a statement said on Wednesday. Of the products recognised, two LG products shone the brightest with Best of the Best honours: the ultra-premium built-in 2

April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Conte says Man City could dominate for years

LONDON: Antonio Conte says Manchester City could dominate English football for years after Pep Guardiola’s side dethroned Chelsea as Premier League champions. City were crowned champions last weekend with five games of the season still to go and boast a 16-point lead over second-placed Manchester United.“Manchester City is one club that can continue 2

April 18, 2018 12:00 AM Pak hockey team for Youth Olympic qualifiers named

ISLAMABAD: A nine-member Pakistan hockey team along with four standbys has been announced for the Asian qualifiers for the Youth Olympics to be held in Bangkok, Thailand from April 25-29. It is pertinent to mention that the hockey event of the Youth Olympics is played on 5-a-side format. Squad: Awais Arshad (goalkeeper), Waqas Ahmed (captain), Ali Raza, Mohibullah 3

April 17, 2018 12:00 AM KP Police issue quarterly crime report

PESHAWAR: The Capital City Police seized more ammunition than any other district in the province while Mansehra remained on top in recovery of narcotics during the first quarter of the current year, official statistics said on Monday. Peshawar stood first followed by Abbotabad and Lakki Marwat in recovery of arms in the first quarter of the year. In recovery 2

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Rupp sparks US dream of Boston Marathon title double

NEW YORK: Reigning Chicago Marathon champion Galen Rupp and a host of top US women’s contenders could produce the first American title sweep in 35 years at Monday’s (today’s) 122nd Boston Marathon. Not since Joan Benoit and Greg Meyer took the crowns in 1983 have Americans taken both the women’s and men’s titles in the famed 26.2-mile showdown over the streets 5

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Award-winning Italian filmmaker Vittorio Taviani dies

ROME: Italian filmmaker and Cannes Film Festival winner Vittorio Taviani has died aged 88, according to media reports on Sunday citing family sources. Taviani and his brother Paolo formed one of cinema’s greatest directorial duos and made politically engaged films together for over half a century. One of their best-known was the gritty biopic "Padre 1

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM ZTBL script 304-run win against CDA

ISLAMABAD: ZTBL achieved yet another big win this time by 304 runs against CDA at Pindi Stadium Saturday to top their group in the Patron’s Trophy Grade II. CDA were bowled out for 168 with Mohammad Ali taking five for 41. Tauseef Abbasi (42) turned out to be the highest run getter for CDA. Earlier, ZTBL declared their second innings close at 210 for 3 with Shakeel 2

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Microfinance banks loans cross Rs200bln

KARACHI: Pakistan’s microfinance banks' gross loan portfolio surged to Rs202 billion by the end of 2017 showing the sector was gradually expanding with an increasing penetration of services across the country, Pakistan Microfinance Network (PMN) said on Saturday. “The number of active borrowers stands at 5.8 million with the total number of loans stands 4