IMRAN KHAN

  • Pakistan governmrnt, Imran Khan's party agree on panel to probe poll rigging 1 week ago

    Islamabad: After months of hectic parleys, Pakistan government and the Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf on Friday agreed on setting up a judicial commission to probe alleged rigging in 2013 general elections that were comprehensively won by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's PML-N. The agreement signed between the two sides ended more...
  • World Cup: Don't be surprised if Pakistan beat Australia, says Imran Khan March 14, 2015

    Pakistan's legendary allrounder and World Cup-winning former captain Imran Khan has said if Pakistan can beat Australia in the quarter-finals, "nobody can stop them from winning the World Cup". Imran, who led Pakistan to their only World Cup triumph in 1992, said if there was one venue where they can...
  • ICC World Cup: South Africa taken aback by aggressive Pakistan March 8, 2015

    At the ICC Cricket World Cup 1992, Imran Khan stood at the pitch of the WACA at the toss of a must-win fixture against Australia. The Pakistan team record at that point in the tournament read as follows: Won: 1. Lost: 3. No Result: 1. Imran arrived at the...
  • Aaqib Javed compares Dhoni with Pakistan legend Imran Khan March 3, 2015

    "You can't have a team unless people have faith in each other and share secrets", said Javed. ...
  • Trip down memory lane for UAE coach Aaqib Javed February 28, 2015

    There was a dreamy look to Aaqib Javed as he arrived at the WACA ground on Friday (February 27) morning. It was here, 23 years back, that a most unlikely revival began. Down and seemingly out for the count, Pakistan somehow dug deep into their reserves to tigerishly defend 220...
  • Imran Khan on 'Katti Batti': It was positive experience to have worked with Kangana Ranaut, Nikhil Advani February 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan is having a positive experience filming 'Katti Batti', thanks to his wonderful co-star Kangana Ranaut and 'great director Nikhil Advani. "I am having so much fun on this film ('Katti Batti') because I am working with Kangana (Ranaut) for the first time and she is just so...
  • Photo of the day: Fan gets emotional on meeting 'Badlapur' star Varun Dhawan February 22, 2015

    Varun Dhawan visited the Getty Galaxy cinema hall in Bandra to find out that his movie is running to a full house. The Star posed with a board saying that the 'house full' and also met an emotional fan. A girl was moved to tears as she met her heart...
  • Imran Khan consoles Pakistan team after huge defeat against India February 16, 2015

    Karachi: Pakistan's World Cup winning captain Imran Khan took to a social networking site to console the crestfallen Pakistanis after Sunday's defeat to India in Adelaide. Imran, who admitted he had watched a cricket match properly for the first time in years, said that Pakistanis shouldn't get depressed over the defeat. "Pakistanis...
  • Playing Umar Akmal as a keeper was a mistake: Imran Khan February 15, 2015

    Karachi: Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Imran Khan on Sunday said the move to play part-time wicketkeeper Umar Akmal in their cricket World Cup match against India was a mistake. The cricketer-turned politician said that Pakistan had blundered by going for Akmal. "I always believed in having specialist players and I think playing Umar...
  • Team that handles pressure best will win, says Imran Khan February 14, 2015

    Karachi: Pakistan's cricketer-turned-politician, Imran Khan, is clear in his mind that in an India-Pakistan match the side that handles the pressure best will emerge as the winner. "There is no doubt that a match between Pakistan and India is always a high pressure one and it is all about keeping your...
  • World Cup Flashback: Imran Khan turned Pakistan into champions in 1992 February 7, 2015

    Novelty and change marked the 1992 World Cup, staged jointly by Australia and New Zealand. Imran Khan led Pakistan to their maiden World Cup title, South Africa took part for the first time, and a series of fresh ideas were implemented in the format and rules but the new regulations...
  • History of cricket World Cups - 1975 to 2011 February 4, 2015

    Brief history of cricket World Cup finals between 1975 to 2011 ahead of the 2015 edition which starts on February 14: 1975, England Fine weather blessed the first global one-day tournament culminating in an unforgettable final between West Indies and Australia at Lord's. Striking the ball with relaxed brutality, West Indies' captain...
  • Imran Khan may give pep talk to Pakistan's World Cup squad January 16, 2015

    The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is trying to get cricketer turned politician Imran Khan to meet with the national team before it leaves for the 2015 World Cup. Imran was the captain when Pakistan defied the odds to win the 1992 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand and earn...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories January 14, 2015

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  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob January 14, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: SC pulls up Centre over Ganga clean up January 14, 2015

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Centre on the issue of cleaning of the Ganges and asked for a status report on setting up of sewage treatment plants within six months. ...
  • Imran, Reham Khan face wrath of Peshawar terror-hit school parents January 14, 2015

    Peshawar: Imran Khan and his newly-wed wife were on Wednesday booed by grieving parents of the victims of the Peshawar school massacre, accusing him of politicising the tragedy and being busy with marriage preparations. The protest took place when the Pakistani cricketer- turned-politician along with his new wife Reham Khan arrived...
  • Imran Khan marries ex-BBC journalist January 8, 2015

    Islamabad: A close aide to Pakistani cricket legend-turned-politician Imran Khan says he has married a former journalist for the BBC. Sherin Mazari says the couple tied the knot in a simple ceremony Thursday at the politician's farmhouse on the outskirts of the capital. His bride, Reham Khan, was a weather reporter...
  • Back to the future and Imran's fervent faith in '92 success January 7, 2015

    The format of the ICC Cricket World Cup 1992, and Imran Khan's faith in an inexperienced side, were the keys to Pakistan's success against all odds and expectations. Teams like Australia, England, India, South Africa and West Indies had much more experience than what Imran had in his armory, but...
  • Imran Khan reportedly ties knot with former BBC news presenter January 7, 2015

    Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has reportedly tied the knot with a former BBC news presenter. Breaking his silence, Khan said, "Getting married is not a crime. It is the sunnah (practice) of the holy prophet. A person can marry whenever he or she wants to." ...
  • Reports of my marriage are greatly exaggerated: Imran Khan January 2, 2015

    Pakistan's former cricket captain-turned-politician Imran Khan has slammed the reports of his marriage with a former BBC anchor Reham Khan. The 62-year-old Imran wrote on his twitter account that the reports are "greatly exaggerated". "The reports of my marriage are greatly exaggerated!," said Imran, who led Pakistan to victory in the...
  • Imran Khan marries former BBC presenter: reports January 2, 2015

    Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has secretly married a former BBC anchor Reham Khan in a hush hush wedding, according to media reports. The 62-year-old Imran is believed to have tied the knot last weekend with Pakistani news anchor Reham, 41, who is a divorcee and mother-of-three. She lived in Britain for part of...
  • 'Amplifier' singer Imran Khan says that rappers are destroying the image of Bollywood music December 20, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Amplifier' singer Imran Khan, who has lent his voice for a song in upcoming film 'Tevar', says the new-age rappers might have become a rage with the listeners but they have not given quality music to Bollywood. Imran has made his debut in the Hindi Film industry with the...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: Time for me to switch to performance-oriented roles December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: After mostly playing the quintessential 'desi girl' in big-budget commercial films, Sonakshi Sinha feels it is time for her to do more performance-oriented movies. The 27-year-old star's filmography boasts of entertainers like 'Dabangg', 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Action Jackson', with an exception of 'Lootera', an intense love story which got her...
  • There is no difference in good or bad Taliban: Nawaz Sharif December 17, 2014

    Peshawar: A day after the barbaric massacre of 133 students by Taliban in an army-run school in Peshawar that left atleast 133 school students and nine school staffs dead, Pakistan Prime Minister gave a strong message to the terror group. Talking to media after All Parliamentary Party meet called after...
  • Peshawar school attack: Army operation ends as all nine terrorists killed; 133 students among 151 dead December 16, 2014

    Peshawar: At least 133 students and nine staff members were killed on Tuesday after Taliban gunmen broke into a school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar and opened fire, witnesses said, in the bloodiest massacre the country has seen for years. More than eight hours after terrorists slipped into the heavily...
  • Imran Khan ready to resume talks with Pakistan government to end protests December 13, 2014

    Islamabad: Opposition leader Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf party has agreed to hold talks with the PML-N government after months of stand-off between the two sides over allegations of mass rigging in 2013 polls. The two sides have agreed to resume formal talks from Sunday after they were suspended in August...
  • Aamir Khan: My kids think 'PK' is my best film till now December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan's says his three-year-old son Azad has started calling him 'PK', the title of his upcoming film. The family had a screening of the Rajkumar Hirani movie recently here and they felt it's his "best film" till date. "I have good news, my family saw the film & loved...
  • Pakistan think-tank has 2015 World Cup in mind December 12, 2014

    Karachi: Keeping in mind the 2015 World Cup, Pakistan's chief selector Moin Khan and head coach Waqar Younis are contemplating using a different bowling combination for the last three one-day internationals against New Zealand in the UAE. A reliable source close to the national team management told PTI that new bowlers,...