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  • World Twenty20: Former Pakistan coach predicts India-Pakistan final 20-03-2014 09:34 AM

    Former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson has tipped arch rivals India and Pakistan to play the final of the 2014 World Twenty20. Lawson, who was in charge of the Pakistan team between 2007-2008, said conditions in Bangladesh were ideally suited to both sides as was evident from their performances in the...
  • J&K: Cross LoC trade suffers another brutal setback 18-01-2014 07:10 PM

    Baramulla: In less than a year's time another major recovery by Baramulla police in which Brown sugar worth Rs 114 crores was seized from a truck coming from Pakistan Administered Kashmir (PAK) to Uri during cross LoC trade on Friday. According to the sources, the police found 114 packets of...
  • Sachin Tendulkar will fade away from public memory soon: Javed Miandad 13-11-2013 12:13 PM

    Karachi: Pakistan's former Test captain Javed Miandad feels veteran batsman Sachin Tendulkar will fade from public memory once he retires after the second Test against West Indies as he is leaving the stage at a time when the Indian cricket team has found some exciting talent to fill the void....
  • Gavaskar hopes for Indo-Pak series soon 15-02-2012 08:42 AM

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  • Will stop terror groups if elected PM: Imran 13-11-2011 02:53 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistani opposition leader and Tehreek-e-Insaaf chief Imran Khan said that that terror groups will have no place in Pakistan if his party comes to power. Speaking exclusively to Karan Thapar on Devil's advocate, Imran added that for Indo-Pak ties to improve, the Kashmir issue should be put on the...
  • Ilyas Kashmiri is alive and active: sources 16-07-2011 11:22 AM

    Islamabad: Al Qaeda-linked militant commander Ilyas Kashmiri, who was reported to have been killed in a US drone attack in Pakistan's tribal belt in June, is still alive, according to a media report on Saturday. Kashmiri, the chief of the Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami is still alive and active in the border...
  • US declines to confirm Ilyas Kashmiri's killing 07-06-2011 10:38 AM

    Washington: Despite Pakistan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani's reported assertion that Washington has confirmed the death of Ilyas Kashmiri, the United States has declined to do so. "I don't have any confirmation of that," State Department spokesman Mark Toner told reporters on Monday when asked about Gilani's statement about the...
  • Pakistan has become a battle ground: Haqqani 07-06-2011 07:58 AM

    Washington: Observing that Pakistan has become a battle ground, country's envoy to the US, Husain Haqqani has said that there may be elements in the Pakistani Government who are responsible for the criminal behavior. "Pakistan today is a nation brutalised by the arrogance of some who impose their ideology on...
  • Pak on alert following Ilyas Kashmiri's killing 06-06-2011 02:48 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistani law enforcement agencies have been put on alert in the federal capital and northern parts of the country to prevent possible suicide attacks to avenge the killing of al Qaeda-linked terrorist Ilyas Kashmiri in a US drone attack. The National Crisis Management Cell (NCMC) of the Interior Ministry...
  • Pak minister says Kashmiri is very likely dead 06-06-2011 07:35 AM

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik said on Sunday that he was "98 per cent sure" senior al Qaeda figure Ilyas Kashmiri had been killed in a US drone strike near the Afghan border. US officials in Washington said however they were highly sceptical of reports that Kashmiri, seen by...
  • Pak media ridicules army after naval base attack 24-05-2011 03:41 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan's military was ridiculed and accused of complicity in the media on Tuesday after a small group of militants laid siege to a naval air base, holding out for 16 hours against hundreds of commandos and rangers. As few as six militants infiltrated the PNS Mehran naval base in...
  • Pak under pressure and threat from terrorists: US 24-05-2011 07:36 AM

    Washington: Pakistan is under tremendous pressure and threat from extremist elements in the country which is reflected in the series of terrorist attacks including the latest one on the nation's naval facilities, a State Department official said. "It just illustrates that Pakistan is under enormous pressure and threat from these...
  • UN investigators seek facts on Osama death 06-05-2011 09:15 PM

    Geneva: UN human rights investigators called on the United States on Friday to disclose whether there had been any plan to capture Osama bin Laden and if he was offered any "meaningful prospect of surrender and arrest." Principles of engagement in such operations require the possibility of surrender, firing warning...
  • Pak claims Taliban is out, different ground reality 02-03-2009 09:17 AM

    The military says it has finally pushed the Taliban out of a strategic area. ...
  • Musharraf would be removed when people want: Zardari 30-05-2008 08:51 PM

    Birmingham: Rain had the final say as the third and final Test between England and West Indies ended in a draw at Edgbaston here on Monday. In a match where three days out of a possible five were washed out, it was no surprise neither side had got in a...