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  • Pakistan: Protestors soften stand, agree to resume talks with government 2 hours 42 minutes ago

    Lahore: A de-escalation of the political crisis in Pakistan is likely as the agitating protesters are softening their stand. Tehreek-e-Insaf led by Imran Khan has agreed to resume talks with the government to uphold democracy. The announcement to resume talks was made by party Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi. The...
  • Kabir Khan quits as Afghanistan coach 12 hours 3 minutes ago

    Karachi: Afghanistan cricket on Tuesday suffered a major blow just a few months before their participation in their first ever 50-over World Cup as long serving coach Kabir Khan stepped down due to differences with the country's Board. Kabir, 40, confirmed on Tuesday that he had stepped down as head coach...
  • Pakistan Parliament backs embattled Prime Minister as crisis deepens 3 hours 38 minutes ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan's parliament threw its weight behind embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday as a deepening crisis over violent protests demanding his resignation prompted fears of an army intervention. But, signalling a possible softening in his position, protest leader Imran Khan said he would meet a conservative Islamist politician who...
  • Hearing of arguments in suit against 'PK' poster next week 13 hours 4 minutes ago

    Mumbai: A local court will hear next week arguments in connection with a suit seeking ban on the poster of Aamir Khan's upcoming film "PK", contending that it is "vulgar and obscene". Hemant Patil's submissions, filed by his lawyer RN Kachave, cited several high court and Supreme Court judgements. The poster,...
  • Watch: Shah Rukh Khan suits up, Deepika Padukone goes retro in the new song 'Indiawaale' from 'Happy New Year' 13 hours 49 minutes ago

    The song 'Indiawaale' freatures the lead cast of Farah Khan's upcoming film 'Happy New Year'. Watch them groove here: ...
  • Will soon talk to BCCI on India-Pakistan cricket relations: Shaharyar Khan 14 hours 56 minutes ago

    Karachi: The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Shaharyar Khan has said that he will use his good relations with the Indian cricket board for the resumption of bilateral ties at the earliest. Shaharyar, a career diplomat who was posted as Pakistan's High Commissioner in New Delhi and also remained foreign...
  • Pakistan: PTI leader Javed Hashmi quits National Assembly 16 hours 30 minutes ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) president Javed Hashmi Tuesday resigned from the membership of parliament, a day after his startling revelation that the current political crisis in the country was scripted. "Honourable speaker, as for resignations, I resign from my seat...I am going back to the people of Pakistan," Dawn online quoted...
  • Aamir Khan: I wish I could dance half as well as Hrithik Roshan 17 hours 4 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan is bowled over by Hrithik Roshan's dance moves in 'Bang Bang'. Aamir, 49, who recently watched the trailer of the action film, said Hrithik and female lead Katrina kaif are looking like "million bucks". "I wish I could dance half as well as Hrithik! I really...
  • Pakistan PM Sharif chairs joint Parliament session as crisis deepens 21 hours 56 minutes ago

    Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a joint session of Parliament on Tuesday as a deepening crisis over violent protests demanding his resignation prompted fears of an army intervention. Sharif enjoys a solid majority in Parliament and by convening both Houses he seeks to reaffirm that he is fully in...
  • Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif hardens stand, says will neither resign nor go on leave Yesterday

    Islamabad: Islamad: There is no end to the stalemate over the two-week long political agitation against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Pakistan. While anti-government protesters Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Tahirul Qadri and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan continue to take on the government, Sharif has hardened his stand saying that...
  • Pakistan on the edge as protesters storm Cabinet Secretariat, PTV office Yesterday

    Islamabad: In a dramatic escalation of the political crisis that has put Pakistan on edge, hundreds of protesters on Monday stormed the Secretariat and the state-run PTV, even as the powerful Army Chief met Premier Nawaz Sharif, triggering rumours that he was advised to step down. Fresh clashes erupted between police...
  • I'd want to stay away from TV right now, have done as much as I could: Fawad Khan Yesterday

    Mumbai: For now, all of Fawad Khan's energy is concentrated towards making a career in filmdom, says the Pakistani actor-singer who is making his Bollywood foray with 'Khoobsurat'. He enjoys a huge fan following in his homeland, and in India, courtesy channel Zindagi, which airs Pakistani TV shows here, he's found...
  • Pakistan PM Sharif 'not stepping down'; Imran Khan, Qadri booked on terrorism charges Yesterday

    Islamabad: After the fortnight-long crisis in Pakistan, the media on Monday reported that the Army had advised Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down in the wake of the massive protests. The Army and the Pakistan government, however, have denied the reports. Sharif will now be meeting the leaders of the...
  • Pakistani protesters clash with police, PTV secured Yesterday

    Islamabad: Pakistani soldiers and paramilitary forces entered the headquarters of the state television channel PTV in Islamabad on Monday after a crowd of protesters stormed the building and took the channel off the air. Protesters led by opposition leaders Imran Khan, a hero cricket player turned politician, and Tahir ul-Qadri, a...
  • Pakistani protesters push closer to PM house, force TV off the air Yesterday

    Islamabad: Pakistani protesters pushed closer to the prime minister's house in central Islamabad on Monday in their bid to force his removal and closed down national television after clashes turned violent over the weekend. News footage showed soldiers and paramilitary forces entering PTV national television's headquarters in central Islamabad after a...
  • Pak crisis live: Fresh clashes erupt, protesters march towards Cabinet Secretariat Yesterday

    The crisis has deepened in Pakistan as the protesters stormed into state TV broadcaster PTV's complex in Islamabad. The protest led by PTI chief Imran Khan and PAT chief Tahir-ul-Qadri has turned violent as the protester pelted stones in response to tar gas and rubber bullets by army personnel. Protesters...
  • Imran Khan targets Nawaz Sharif government, says money power rules Pakistan politics Yesterday

    Islamabad: As the anti-government protest intensified in Pakistan, protesters on Monday have stormed the Pakistan State Broadcaster PTV office in Islamabad and held staff hostage. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf chief Imran Khan targeted the Nawaz Sharif government saying, "Money power rules Pakistan politics." Protesters have also threatened to march on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's...
  • Pakistan: 3 people killed, over 500 injured as anti-government protesters clash with police 2 days ago

    Islamabad: At least three people have been killed and over 500 others were injured as anti-government protestors clashed with police in Islamabad. The top brass of the Pakistani army chaired by its chief General Raheel Sharif held an urgent meeting on Sunday night to discuss the political crisis that has...
  • Rift in Imran Khan's party over march to PM House, 4 leaders expelled 2 days ago

    Islamabad: Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek- i-Insaf (PTI) party on Sunday suffered a major setback after party president and senior politician Javed Hashmi was expelled after he criticised the cricketer-turned-politician's decision to march to the official residence of Premier Nawaz Sharif. Khan also expelled three lawmakers who refused to resign from parliament. Hashmi...
  • Shah Rukh Khan: I don't want AbRam to be a participant in this 'circus of public life' 2 days ago

    Mumbai:Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he does not want his son AbRam to be in the 'circus of public life' that he is a part of. Shah Rukh and Gauri's youngest child AbRam was born through surrogacy in May last year. "I am not overtly happy talking about him. He...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8': Salman Khan creates more excitement in the new teaser 2 days ago

    The third teaser of 'Bigg Boss 8' is out and the 35 seconds clip shows Salman Khan mouthing his quintessential 'sayari'. Dressed as a pilot, Salman Khan looks charismatic and builds excitement on how the new season is going to be like. Buzz has it that this season,...
  • Pakistan unrest: Will continue to protest until we punish the Sharif brothers, says Imran Khan 2 days ago

    Islamabad: A major stand-off is underway near Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's residence where thousands of people are protesting against the ruling government. The protestors armed with wire cutters had broken barricardes and had forced their way towards the residence in the wee hours of Sunday demanding the PM's immediate...
  • Usain Bolt to take on Yuvraj Singh in cricket battle 3 days ago

    Bangalore: The fastest runner on the planet Usain Bolt and India's 2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh will battle it out in a seven-a-side exhibition cricket match here on Tuesday as part of Puma's promotional activity. According to a media release on Saturday, the contest will be four-over-a-side to be played...
  • Unrest in Pakistan against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, nearly 300 injured in overnight clashes 3 days ago

    Islamabad: In overnight clashes which began on Saturday, thousands of protestors armed with wire cutters broke barricardes and forced their way towards Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's residence demanding his immediate resignation. The protestors - led by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Tahir-ul-Qadri - clashed with...
  • Imran Khan, Qadri lead thousands of protestors to PM Sharif's house 3 days ago

    Islamabad: Setting the stage for a confrontation, Imran Khan and Tahir-ul-Qadri led thousands of protesters armed with wire cutters who broke barricades and forced their way towards Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's official residence pressing for his immediate resignation. Raising slogans against Sharif and his government, protesters marched from the National Assembly...
  • Blessed to get a lot of love and support from people around the world: Shah Rukh Khan 3 days ago

    New Delhi: After touring multiple cities in the US in September, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, some of his friends and the "Happy New Year" coterie will take to the stage in London with SLAM! THE TOUR Oct 5. The stars will perform at London's O2 Arena. Choreographer-director Farah Khan, actors Deepika...
  • India should make ICC more democratic: PCB Chief Shahryar Khan 4 days ago

    Newly-appointed Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan wants cricketing "powerhouse" India to encourage "democracy" in the functioning of the ICC after being forced to let BCCI have the control of the governing body along with England and Australia. PCB was the last of the ICC members to give its consent...
  • Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif distances himself from Army as crisis drags on 4 days ago

    Islamabad: Pakistan's prime minister, weakened by weeks of opposition protests calling for him to resign, distanced himself from an army move to intervene in the crisis on Friday, saying he was not turning to the military for help to defuse the stand-off. But in an embarrassing twist for Prime Minister Nawaz...