Quetta Gladiators equation with PSL 4

Quetta Gladiators equation with PSL 4

Quetta Gladiators, the two-time runner-ups will be aiming for the gold this time around. The Men in Purple have been consistent under the leadership of Pakistan’s captain across all three formats of the game, Sarfraz Ahmed. They performed brilliantly in the first two seasons, losing just three and four matches...

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“Pakistan is in the Middle East”, says Trump

“Pakistan is in the Middle East”, says Trump

TEXAS: In what is being seen as a geographical faux pas, US President Donald Trump appeared to suggest during a meeting with border patrol officials that Pakistan is located in the Middle East. It happened when a border official from South Texas told Trump that officials had apprehended two Pakistanis...

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India detains Pakistani HC official in New Delhi

India detains Pakistani HC official in New Delhi

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani High Commission official was arrested in New Delhi and kept under unlawful detention, sources informed on Sunday. According to diplomatic sources, the Pakistani official was kept under detention for several hours and forcefully made to sign some papers. Sources said that Pakistan took up the matter with...

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Saudi Crown Prince Salman soon to visit Pakistan

Saudi Crown Prince Salman soon to visit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is expected to arrive in Pakistan for a brief trip in a few weeks, sources disclosed on Monday. According to the diplomatic sources, the dates of the Kingdom’s de-facto ruler are currently being discussed and considered for finalization. Further, sources also said it was...

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Child Abduction – Years undone and a stolen life

Child Abduction – Years undone and a stolen life

This article addresses the foremost myth of child abduction; that it is generally committed by strangers. This commonly held view is considered in light of the extant empirical knowledge base. Research indicates that stranger abduction occurs less frequently than family abduction or acquaintance abduction; stereotypical stranger abductions are rarer still,...

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New year, new resolution, new reforms?

New year, new resolution, new reforms?

There is never a bad time for introspection and with the arrival of the New Year, especially more so, notwithstanding that most New Year’s resolutions are not worth the piece of paper they are written on. However, this is necessary food for thought at a state level, particularly in light...

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Modi: “Huge mistake to believe that Pakistan would mend its ways anytime soon”

Modi: “Huge mistake to believe that Pakistan would mend its ways anytime soon”

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that it would be a “huge mistake to believe that Pakistan would mend its ways anytime soon”, and that his government is working out various strategies to keep the pressure up on Islamabad “to check terrorism”. In an exclusive interview to ANI news agency,...

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Imran Khan spreads optimism, “2019 is the beginning of Pakistan’s golden era”

Imran Khan spreads optimism, “2019 is the beginning of Pakistan’s golden era”

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan rang in the new year saying that 2019 is the beginning of Pakistan’s golden era and vowed to continue his mission against the ills plaguing the country. Our New Year resolution is to wage jihad against the 4 ills of our country: poverty, illiteracy, injustice and...

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2018 is a comedy wrap for Pakistan

2018 is a comedy wrap for Pakistan

Pakistan’s politics repeats itself first as tragedy, then as farce. So, while you may initially be inclined to shed tears over it, a better reaction, I humbly suggest, might be to enjoy the absurdities for what they are. It is the greatest comic show, better than anything you could find...

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Controversy: Pakistan trapped, South Asia victorious on the third day of the first Test

Controversy: Pakistan trapped, South Asia victorious on the third day of the first Test

CENTURION: A dropped catch and a controversial umpiring decision thwarted Pakistan as South Africa made progress towards victory on the third day of the first Test at SuperSport Park on Friday. Chasing a target of 149, South Africa were 81 for one at lunch after a tense morning. Pakistan made...

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