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Cancelling Las Vegas residency was ‘worst moment in my career: Adele

As you might recall, the singer shocked fans worldwide back in January when she revealed — just 24 hours before the planned opening night — that her Weekends With Adele residency would no longer be going ahead. Adele has revealed

Pakistan beats Netherlands by 16 runs in 1st ODI

Pakistan on Tuesday defeated the Netherlands by 16 runs in the first One Day International, taking 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series. Pakistan won the toss and chose to bat first. Only at 3-0 after four overs, it got

Layyah bestiality case: Police declare erstwhile victim part of the gang

Kiran Bibi, the supposed victim of gang-rape, has been declared part of the gang by the police in the ‘Layyah bestiality case’. According to sources the accused Kiran Bibi has been presented before a court, while the owner of the

US first lady Jill Biden tests positive for COVID-19

WASHINGTON: U.S. first lady Jill Biden has tested positive for COVID-19, her communications director Elizabeth Alexander said on Tuesday. Elizabeth Alexander, the first lady’s communications director, announced the positive test, saying she will remain in South Carolina until she receives

Bitcoin hits US$24, red flags in crypto market

The cryptocurrency market is a highly volatile market with sudden ups and downs in cryptocurrency prices. It becomes hectic and tedious for investors to check current cryptocurrency prices before investing millions of dollars in popular cryptocurrencies. This article shows the

Pakistani pacer Fatima Sana will play for Barbados Royals in WCPL

Fatima Sana, Pakistan Women’s Cricket Team’s fast bowler, has been contracted by Barbados Royals for West Indies’ upcoming franchise-based tournaments. She will feature in the inaugural edition of the 6IXTY; later, the bowler will showcase her talent in the Women’s

PNS Taimur visits Sri Lanka to participate in naval exercise

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Navy Ship TAIMUR visited Colombo, Sri Lanka as part of the Goodwill and Flag Showing mission. Upon arrival at port vicinity, Pakistan Navy Ship was welcomed by Sri Lankan Naval units and received by Defence Attaché of Pakistan

Johnny Depp to direct movie about Italian artist Modigliani

Johnny Depp will be directing a biopic of Amedeo Modigliani, the celebrated Italian painter who died in poverty in 1920 but who subsequently became renowned for his pictures of nudes with elongated faces and limbs. A quarter of a century

Textile exports up by 0.67% in July

ISLAMABAD: The exports of textile commodities increased by 0.67 percent during the first month of the current fiscal year as compared to the corresponding month of last year. The textile exports were recorded at $1,481.021 million in July 2022 against

US envoy, PAF chief discuss bilateral, regional issues

ISLAMABAD: US Ambassador to Pakistan Donald Blome called on Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmed Baber Sidhu in Islamabad on Tuesday. During the meeting, matters of regional security situation, enhanced bilateral and defence cooperation were discussed. Both

PSX drops 185 points in volatile session

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) once again posted a loss as the benchmark KSE-100 index fell 185 points in a volatile session. A mixture of buying and selling pressures kept the index oscillating between red and green zones. As a

Apple sets Sept 5 deadline for employees to return to office

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has set a Sept. 5 deadline for corporate employees to return to office at least three days a week, a Bloomberg News report said. The company, which told its employees of the new plan on Monday, will

Heli tragedy: Political party workers found involved in social media campaign

ISLAMABAD: The workers of a political party have been found involved in the negative campaign after Lasbela chopper crash which led to the martyrdom of six Pakistan Army officials including Corps Commander Quetta Lt Gen Sarfraz Ahmed. According to sources,

Remittances register 8.6% slump as inflow stands at $2.52bn in July

KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) released remittances data on Tuesday as inflow of workers’ remittances stood at $2.52 billion for the month of July, the first month of fiscal year 2022-23, registering a decline of 8.6% on a monthly

Daughter makes life of her mother miserable for property

RAWALPINDI:  The elderly mother’s life was made difficult by her daughter. In the last days of her life, the old mother was forced to stumble. According to sources, Razia Begum, who is a resident of Rawalpindi Bangash Colony, told MM

National’s debt burden up by Rs11.8 trillion in FY22

KARACHI: Pakistan’s total debt and liabilities have increased by Rs11.85 trillion in FY22, according to data released by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday. The data, related to the domestic and external debts and liabilities, shows that Pakistan’s

Two cops escorting polio team martyred in Kohat attack

PESHAWAR: Two policemen on Tuesday were martyred in an attack on a polio team in ​​Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s Tank district. Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif strongly condemned the attack on a polio team in Tank and expressed sympathies with the policemen who lost

One killed as Karachi receives heavy to moderate rains

KARACHI: At least one man was killed on Tuesday as parts of Karachi received heavy rains, submerging several areas. Saddar, M.A. Jinnah Road, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, University Road, Site Area, Sher Shah, Landhi, Orangi, Baldia, Gulshan-e-Maymar, Port Qasim, Gulshan-e-Hadeed and other

Shahzad Akbar’s name placed on ECL

ISLAMABAD: The federal cabinet on Tuesday approved placing the names of 10 individuals including former prime minister Imran Khan’s adviser for accountability and interior Shahzad Akbar on the Exit Control List (ECL), on the recommendation of interior ministry. The cabinet

Fakhar’s ton, Babar’s fifty guide Pakistan to 314/6 against Netherlands in 1st ODI

Netherlands: Pakistan got off to a slow start before posting a commanding 314-6 in the first one-day international against the Netherlands in Rotterdam on Tuesday. Left-hand opener Fakhar Zaman carved out a run-a-ball 109 – his seventh ODI century –

Israeli police kill Palestinian man in East Jerusalem raid

JERUSALEM: Israeli police shot and killed a Palestinian man in East Jerusalem on Monday during a raid. The officers were conducting a search for illegal weapons in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Kafr Aqab, police said. When officers approached the

Gold snaps losing streak as price rises by Rs5,700 per tola

KARACHI: Gold has gained over 4 percent after registering losses over the last five sessions, despite the appreciation of the Pakistani rupee against the US dollar. The price of gold rose by Rs5,700 per tola and Rs4,887 per 10 grams

IHC directs local court to hear plea for Gill’s physical remand

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday referred a petition seeking the physical remand of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Shehbaz Gill in a sedition case to a sessions court for hearing. The judgment was announced hours after the court

20 perished in bus-oil tanker collision on Multan-Sukkur Motorway

SUKKUR: Twenty people were killed and six others injured when a passenger coach hit an oil tanker from backside and later caught fire on Multan-Sukkur motorway near Jalal Pur Pirwala Interchange. The coach was on its way to Karachi from

IHC constitutes larger bench to hear PTI prohibited funding case

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) decided on Tuesday to constitute a larger bench to hear Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) petition, challenging Election Commission of Pakistan’s (ECP) verdict in the prohibited funding case. The PTI had challenged the Election Commission of

Hamaza Shahbaz to be opposition leader in Punjab Assembly

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) reportedly decided to field former chief minister Hamza Shahbaz as the leader of the opposition in the Punjab Assembly. As per detail, the PML-N has decided to field Hamza Shahbaz for the slot of leader

USAID announces humanitarian aid for flood-hit population

ISLAMABAD: United States Ambassador to Pakistan Donald Blome on Tuesday said that the U.S. stands with communities in Pakistan recovering from the devastation caused by severe flooding, and USAID will provide $100,000 humanitarian aid to the flood-affected people. In his

UN says millions of Afghans on brink of starvation

UNITED NATIONS: A senior UN official in Afghanistan has said that millions of Afghans are on the brink of starvation as cold weather approaches and humanitarian funding runs low. “The situation can be best described as pure catastrophe,” the UN

Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover expecting first baby

Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover have just announced that the couple is expecting their first child together. The most adored couple made a surprising announcement today as they announced that they are expecting their first baby together.     

Islamic Solidarity Games: Arshad Nadeem returns home after bagging gold medal

LAHORE: Olympian Arshad Nadeem, who won a gold medal in the Commonwealth and Islamic Solidarity Games, has returned home. Flower petals were showered at the airport to welcome the national hero. According to the details, Arshad Nadeem, who won the