Saturday, 5 December 2020


Mehwish Hayat comes to the defense of Pervez Musharraf

KARACHI: Pakistan’s #1 Actress Mehwish Hayat came to the defense of former president General (retired) Pervez Musharraf after the latter released a statement alleging his lawyer was not being heard in the high treason case relating to the imposition of emergency rule in Pakistan in 2007. Musharraf, who has been ...

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Vaani Kapoor lands in trouble over her style

BOLLYWOOD actor Vaani Kapoor has landed in trouble over her style sense. A complaint has been filed against the actress by a Mumbai resident for posting pictures on social media, where she is seen striking poses wearing a top with a plunging neckline that has the word ‘Ram’ written on ...

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Naseem deserves chance in second Test: Wasim Akram


ADELAIDE: Former skipper Wasim Akram believes that pacer Naseem Shah deservers chance in the second Test against Australia scheduled to take place in Adelaide from November 29.  The 16-year-old made his international debut in the first Test in Brisbane and dismissed Australia opener David Warner for 154 to get his ...

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Australia lock down top order after big win over Pakistan

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Captain Tim Paine thinks Australia might have found a top order for the foreseeable future after putting together an innings of 580 with minimal contribution from Steve Smith in their victory over Pakistan in the first test on Sunday. Smith was a colossus when Australia retained the ...

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Gold slips as US issues licenses for firms to deal with Huawei

LONDON: Gold fell, retreating from a two-week high hit earlier in the session, after the United States started issuing licenses for some companies to supply goods to Chinese firm Huawei, rekindling hopes for trade negotiations that had shown signs of turning more contentious. Spot gold dipped 0.15% to $1,469.87 per ...

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Sajid Javid Appointed Chancellor Of UK

LONDON: Sajid Javid makes history after appointed as chancellor of UK by the incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Sajid Javid is the first ethnic minority politician to be appointed at the post of Chancellor of the Exchequer. He is a former banker and ex-home secretary after his new role Priti ...

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Afridi as brand ambassador for T10 Cricket League QPL

DOHA: The Qatar Cricket Association has announced the Qatar Premier T10 Cricket League (QPL) to be played in the Gulf state with 4-6 teams this year. Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has been taken on board as brand ambassador for the matches. “I would like to announce that the Qatar Cricket ...

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Irish finance minister says no-deal Brexit more likely

DUBLIN: Irish finance minister Paschal Donohoe said on Tuesday that the prospect of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal was more likely than it had been. Both candidates to replace Theresa May as prime minister, Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, have said that they would be prepared to ...

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Huawei offers money-back guarantee in Nepal

KATHMANDU: Amid growing concerns over access to different Google apps for Huawei phones, the distributor of the Chinese smartphone-maker has offered its customers a full money-back guarantee if the application fails to work on Huawei phones and tablets. “This guarantee shows Huawei smartphone users of being able to access Google ...

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