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Shake-up in Saudi Arabia strengthens King Salman’s powerful son

Did Govt offer  Rs10b to Imran Khan to stay mum on Panama case?

Why Saudi alliance cannot fight out terrorism?

At least 8 Iran guards dead in clash with Jaish al-adl terrorists on Pakistan border

WikiLeaks document reveals Samsung smart TV records and sends your voice to CIA

7,000 Soldiers Desert Israeli Army Annually

India blocks social media in occupied Kashmir

Former Israeli Defense Minister Confirms Israeli Collaboration With ISIS In Syria

Saudi-led coalition warned against assault on Yemen’s lifeline port

Former TTP spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan admits RAW, NDS using terrorists to destabilise Pakistan

A rebellion in the offing: Growing chances of mutiny among Royal family in Saudia

Pakistan’s secrete request: Would Iran join Saudi led military alliance?

Turkish Jets Bomb US-Backed Troops in Iraq and Syria

Israel's supreme leader says next president should be less engaged with West

Step down, Mr Prime Minister

Dawn leaks: Is Tariq Fatemi another escape goat?

Why does the West support the Survival of the ISIS in Syria?

Radicalised women and rise of ISIS in Pakistan

10 killed as landmine blast hits van carrying census workers in Kurram

Saudi-Iran rivalry aside, does Muslim world need military alliance?

Five Takfiri terrorists from LeJ killed in hours-long Karachi shootout with Rangers

Donald Trump has ‘dangerous mental illness’, say psychiatry experts at Yale conference

US failure in Afghanistan: The tainted legacy of Super power

Trump administrations secrete efforts to resume munitions sale to Saudis

Afghan defence minister, army chief resign after Taliban attack

Military to play 'due role' in SC JIT probing Sharif family

Arrest o Al Qaeda leaders in Yemen: Why did Saudi coalition play this drama?

The Chitral incident: Is amending Blasphemy law necessary?

Netanyahu’s wife to be indicted over corruption charges

North Korea says ready to strike US aircraft carrier

Four FC personnel lay down lives in roadside blast in Kech district

Pakistan agrees to send 5,000 troops to US-Saudi aggression coalition!

US military confirms Daesh chemical attack in west Mosul

Chinese jihadis rise in Syria raises concerns at home

Save Iran deal

Panama verdict: Why it is better for PM to resign?

Mattis penchant for Saudia: Did US pressurize Pakistan to lead Saudi Military alliance?

Assad is not the only one ‘responsible’ for rise and deeds of IS

Seven killed in rain-related incidents in Punjab

Pentagon chief in Israel to discuss Iran, Syria

Israel behind US-North Korea standoff

Bashar Assad’s exit is the triumph of ISIS

How does JUI-F Condon extremism in Pakistan?

Panama verdict: Is the real game still waiting for?

Iraq forces free 11-year-old Yazidi girl in Mosul

Iran condemns Paris attack but blames Western policies

434 militants surrender in Balochistan

Mob attacks man in Chitral accused of making 'blasphemous remarks'

The Taliban mess

Al-Qaeda’s Jordanian Emir masterminds Al-Nusra’s chemical attacks in Syria

US Continues to Airdrop More Aid Packages to ISIL Terrorists in Northwestern Iraq

ISIS-Al-Qaeda alliance:  What is at stake for Pakistan and Afghanistan?

Iran bans live election debates

Panama case: Who will be part of JIT and when will it begin its investigation?

North Korea warns of 'super-mighty pre-emptive strike' as US plans next move

Pakistan, Iran work to heal Saudi alliance rift

Syria “bus bombing” conducted by terrorists, not Syrian government; No red lines?

Panamagate verdict: PML-N declares 'victory', Supreme Court orders JIT probe of Sharif family

What is Israel looking for in India?

Return of a dictator : Erdogan to wreak new havoc

Would North Korean war prove a last nail in US coffin?

Clean Chit or Conviction: What will the Panama Judgment entail?

Two Wahabi clerics under investigation over lynching of student

Getting Ahsan ullah Ahsan: The changing scenario of Pakistan's war on militancy

Iran-Saudi Arab relations to improve fast: Hassan Rouhani

Trump administration to review Iran sanctions relief: State Dept

The cate is out of bag: Military alliance may be used against Houthis, says Saudi defence adviser

Yemen popular forces shot down Saudi helicopter,12 Saudi officers killed

Uzair’s crime and Pakistan politics

Why does a university-educated student turn to terrorism?

Arab League hesitant to recognize results of Turkish referendum

North Korea readies for war? Is Kim Jong mulling nuclear option?

Sham democracy: The long lonely battle of Rohingyas

Accusing Iran for espionage: What is the real game?

Erdogan’s victory: Did Turkish people desire for dictatorship?

Pot calling the kettle black: A state, sponsoring terrorism calls Assad terrorists

Quetta-bound Jaffar Express derails near Gujranwala, five bogies overturn

Punjab University professor murdered in Lahore

Do Israelis want Ahmadinejad to get re-elected?

Trump woos Pakistan to isolate China

Why does everyone hate AD Khawaja?

Details of a coup attempt in Qatar!

Suspect confesses he acted upon university admin’s directions against Mashal

Pakistan should not be made part of any proxy war: MWM

Putin deploys army to North Korea in readiness for World war 3

Former TTP spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan has turned himself in: Pak Army

US intelligence source: Syria chemical weapons attack launched from Saudi base

Would Putin abandon Bashar al-Assad and Iran?

Tit for Tat: The link between Kulbhoshan’s execution and Pakistan colonel’s disappearance

Saudi guns on Pakistan’s shoulder

Did Al Qaeda Fool the White House Again?

People who cast blasphemy accusations need to be educated, says Imam-i-Kaaba

Riyadh Offers Financial Aid to Trump for Continued Strikes on Syria

Sindh Police attack on Shias commemorating birthday of Imam Ali (A.S), ledge F.I.R

Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad airports put on hijack alert

Target Easter: Noureen Laghari from university life to IS-affiliation

When US and Israel gassed civilians

A deepening conspiracy: What is the US Plan to dethrone Assad?

Lahore: The home of Takfiri terrorists

Vladimir Putin says US is preparing to bomb Syrian capital and will blame devastation on Bashar-al Assad's forces

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Misbah bids farewell to Test cricket

1396/1/17 | 22:07
  Captain of Pakistan's Test team, Misbah-ul-Haq, announced his retirement from international cricket today. The West Indies Test series scheduled for this month will be his last, Misbah confirmed. The first Test of the three-match series will begin on April 21. Misbah, who was addressing a press conference in Lahore, said it was a "personal decision" to retire and that it would be "wrong" to attribute it to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). "I was under no pressure from anyone," he added. Reminiscing about his career, the skipper ...

If the food is this good, I will go to Lahore: Dean Jones

1395/12/13 | 22:07
DUBAI: Islamabad United coach and former Australian Cricketer Dean Jones has vowed to travel to Lahore for Sunday’s Pakistan Super League (PSL) final. As several foreign players and ex-cricketers expressed their reluctance to arrive in Lahore owing to security reasons, many are willing to come to Pakistan. Dean Jones is one of them. Enjoying in Sharjah a couple of traditional Punjabi dishes like Channa, Paya and Nihari, the veteran cricketer says he is ready to attend Lahore final. Thanks to the dishes that lent a helping hand in convincing ...

Charismatic captain: Another feather in Misbah’s cap

1395/9/3 | 22:07
  Skipper Misbah-ul-Haq made history on Friday, becoming the first Pakistani to play 50 matches as Test captain as he walked onto Hagley Oval ground in Christchurch for a toss against the Kiwis during the second day of the Test series against New Zealand. The 42-year-old was named Test captain after a spot fixing scandal in England in 2010. He famously blogged about being offered captaincy during a secret meeting in a clerk's office at the Pakistan Cricket Board headquarters in Lahore in the aftermath of the scandal. Subsequently he captained ...

A boxing legend:  Muhammad Waseem awaits the deserve praise

1395/9/2 | 22:07
World Boxing Council (WBC) flyweight champion Mohammad Waseem of Pakistan will defend his title when he faces Giemel Magramo of the Philippines at Hilton Hotel in Seoul on November 27. The 28-year-old Waseem, who defeated Jether Oliva of the Philippines in the WBC world silver flyweight title bout in Seoul on July 17, will need tough work-out as his 21-year-old rival is considered a dangerous boxer. Magramo, who is a reigning WBC international champion, has 13 knock-out wins in his 17 bouts. He has not lost any fight in his career. On December ...

Rare talent: Wolverine Mujtaba and future of MMA in Pakistan

1395/8/27 | 22:07
  Pakistan’s unbeaten Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) star Ahmed Mujtaba improved his career record to 8-0 with a unanimous decision victory over Singapore’s Benedict Ang at ONE Championship — Asia’s biggest MMA promotion — at Singapore Indoor Stadium on Friday. Like the seven opponents before him, Ang was no match for the Quetta-born’s deft combination of pace and power. The 23-year-old Mujtaba was clearly the busier and more aggressive of the two fighters over three rounds, leaving the judges with no choice but to give a decision ...

Defeat in Last test: What Pakistan needs to learn from India?

1395/8/17 | 22:07
West Indies secured their first victory since May 2015 as opener Kraigg Brathwaite capped a brilliant match with an unbeaten half-century in the third Test against Pakistan at Sharjah Thursday. Pakistan won the three-match series 2-1 after winning the first Test in Dubai by 56 runs and the second by 133 runs in Abu Dhabi. The 2-1 series win keeps intact Pakistan's unbeaten record in their adopted home of the United Arab Emirates since the 2009 attacks on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore forced them to play abroad. Although Pakistan ended up winning ...

Shameful defeat: Pakistan hockey team fails to break the Indian jinx

1395/8/12 | 22:07
  India defeat arch-rival Pakistan 3-2 in the final to lift the title of Asian Hockey Champions Trophy. Extraordinary feats of Asian style hockey were exhibited from both sides in the nail-biting encounter in Kuantan, Malaysia. At the end of second quarter of the play, the Indian side was leading by two goals to one, however, Ali Shan leveled the score 2-2 in third quarter. Indian side scored their third goal in final quarter of the match that lasted till the end. While competitive victories over South Korea and Malaysia deserve praise, ...

Shafaqna Special:  A democracy threatened by push-ups

1395/8/12 | 22:07
  Pakistan team captain Misbah-ul-Haq defended the celebratory press-ups his players do after high-profile successes, despite government criticism back home. Press-ups (or push-ups) took off as a unique way for Pakistan's cricket team to celebrate following a Test against England in July when Misbah himself first dropped to the ground to flex his muscles. But on Wednesday, a national assembly member of the ruling party Pakistan Muslim League, Rana Mohammad Afzal objected to the manner of celebration. In fact there was no need for legislatures ...

The new spin master: England to use Pakistani weapon against India

1395/8/10 | 22:07
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has appointed former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq as a spin consultant to the national cricket team for its upcoming tour of India.Saqlain will reach India on November 1 and remain with the English team for 15 days, helping them prepare for a Test series, which is expected to be played on spin friendly pitches. The five-Test series is starting on November 9. The off-spinner toured India in 1999 with the Pakistan team and shone with ball in the Test matches to help his team win in Chennai and Kolkata with ...

An emphatic win: Pakistan continues test dominance

1395/8/8 | 22:07
  Pakistan defeated West Indies in the second test on Tuesday and won the series by 2-0 in Abu Dhabi. With four wickets in the first innings, Yasir’s tally rose to 10 as the Green Shirts restricted West Indies to 322. The spinner sent to the pavilion West Indies captain Jason Holder (16), Cummins (0), Chase (20), Samuels (23), Johnson (9) and ended Jermaine Blackwood’s resistance, bowling him out at 95. Pakistan won the first Test — a day-night affair played with a pink ball — by 56 runs to take a 1-0 advantage. Following the win, ...