ODI: Pakistan to face New Zealand in Abu Dhabi today

ODI: Pakistan to face New Zealand in Abu Dhabi today

ABU DHABI: Pakistan take on New Zealand in the second and deciding one-day international (ODI) at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi today (Friday). New Zealand having a 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series will be looking to seal the deal in Abu Dhabi today, having defeated Pakistan...

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Samsung unveils its first new foldable phone

Samsung unveils its first new foldable phone

CALIFORNIA: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its much-anticipated foldable phone in San Francisco on Wednesday, urging Android developers to start writing apps for it. That’s what we were all thinking as Samsung’s Justin Denison whipped out a prototype folding smartphone. A phone that can open up to become a 7.3-inch tablet would be pretty...

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Malala renders support for her father’s latest biography named “Let Her Fly’

Malala renders support for her father’s latest biography named “Let Her Fly’

Nobel prize winner and activist Malala Yousafzai, in a sweet gesture, showed support for her father Ziauddin Yousafzai’s latest book ‘Let Her Fly’. In a Twitter post, Malala shared a picture of her father with her and said that she has been proud of him. Ziauddin Yousafzai also tweeted, “Let...

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Senior Minister Punjab Abdul Aleem Khan reviews government’s 100-day plan

Senior Minister Punjab Abdul Aleem Khan reviews government’s 100-day plan

LAHORE: Senior Minister Punjab Abdul Aleem Khan on Thursday reviewed pace of work on the government’s 100-day plan and said the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan will reflect in it in the province. He presided over a special meeting of the Prime Minister Reforms Team and Special Monitoring Unit...

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Change of guards ceremony at Muhammad Iqbal’s mausoleum

Change of guards ceremony at Muhammad Iqbal’s mausoleum

LAHORE: A contingent of Pakistan Navy assumed the charge of guards, in a change of guard ceremony on the birth anniversary of Dr. Muhammad Iqbal here at the mausoleum of the great poet and philosopher. Pakistan Navy’s station commander Lahore, Commodore Naimatullah, was the chief guest of the ceremony. A...

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Foreign Minister Mehmood Qureshi promises legal assistance to Dr Aafia Siddiqui

Foreign Minister Mehmood Qureshi promises legal assistance to Dr Aafia Siddiqui

MULTAN/ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Thursday the government will provide legal assistance to Dr Aafia Siddiqui, a Pakistani neuroscientist and mother of three jailed in the US for almost a decade. Speaking to media here in Multan, the foreign minister said he would be meeting Aafia’s sister,...

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2 held over friend’s ‘honour killing’ in Karachi

2 held over friend’s ‘honour killing’ in Karachi

KARACHI: Police on Thursday apprehended two suspects for allegedly killing a man for hounour in the Korangi area of Karachi, media reported. The police said the suspects slit open the throat of their friend, Bilawal, in the name of honour on October 13 in Korangi. While addressing media, Superintendent Police (SP)...

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