Iheanacho’s brace helps Leicester through to FA Cup fourth round

Iheanacho’s brace helps Leicester through to FA Cup fourth round

Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho scored the first goal in English football to be awarded using the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) as they reached the FA Cup fourth round with a 2-0 replay victory over third-tier Fleetwood Town on Tuesday. Iheanacho, who had put the hosts ahead in the first half,...

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Flintoff eyes England coaching role in 2019

Flintoff eyes England coaching role in 2019

LONDON: Andrew Flintoff has revealed he could consider applying to become England coach when the job is open next year. Trevor Bayliss has announced his intention to step down after the 2019 Ashes series and former England all-rounder Flintoff is pondering a bid to take over. Rain frustrates England in...

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Kareena Kapoor Khan to grace the ramp in Doha, Qatar

Kareena Kapoor Khan to grace the ramp in Doha, Qatar

Kareena Kapoor Khan is all set to make her way to Doha, Qatar for the second week, named Bollywood Week, of the Shop Qatar Festival 2018. She will be attending the fashion show at Mondrian Doha, West Bay on January 17 at 6pm, reported Gulf Times. Kareena Kapoor among others...

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Karni Sena threatens mass suicide of Rajput women if ‘Padmaavat’ releases

Karni Sena threatens mass suicide of Rajput women if ‘Padmaavat’ releases

In another show of strength, the Shri Rajput Karni Sena on Tuesday took out a massive rally in Dholpur in Rajasthan to demand a countrywide ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat, which is scheduled for release on January 25. They have threatened mass immolation if the film is not banned....

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Saheefa Jabbar Khattak expresses discomfort on sexualising kids

Saheefa Jabbar Khattak expresses discomfort on sexualising kids

In the recent turn of events, Sahir Lodhi and his show has come under fire once again. A video has been circulating the internet wherein a girl roughly aged 10-years-old is seen dancing on one of India’s item songs, Laila Mein Laila. The clip is part of Aapka Sahir that he hosts...

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Commuters irked as Mall Road partially blocked for PAT protest

Commuters irked as Mall Road partially blocked for PAT protest

LAHORE: The city’s main artery, Mall Road, has been closed for traffic from Governor House till Lower Mall in light of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek-led ‘grand protest’ today.   Police officials said Mall Road, Bedin Road, Hall Road, Mazang Road, Jain Mandir Chowk, Lower Mall Road, Anarkali Bazaar, Cooper Road, Shahrah-e-Fatima...

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Meet Sindh’s millionaire beggars

Meet Sindh’s millionaire beggars

LARKANA/KARACHI: As the rice harvest season is in full swing in upper Sindh where farmers are busy reaping the rewards of their yearlong labour, wealthy beggars have begun arriving in hoardes on motorcycles, cars and even mini-jeeps. Every day these paradoxically wealthy beggars visit different villages and beg farmers and...

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Iranian oil tanker wreck produces two slicks in East China Sea: China

Iranian oil tanker wreck produces two slicks in East China Sea: China

BEIJING – An Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea has left two oil slicks covering a combined 109 square km (42 square miles), the Chinese government said late on Tuesday, as maritime police scour for damage and prepare to explore the wreck. Satellite imaging showed a...

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U.S. withholds $65 million in Palestinian aid after Trump threat

U.S. withholds $65 million in Palestinian aid after Trump threat

WASHINGTON  – The United States on Tuesday said it would withhold about half the initial aid it planned to give a U.N. agency that serves the Palestinians, two weeks after President Donald Trump questioned the value of such funding. In announcing that it would provide $60 million to the U.N....

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