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‘Pakistan has won! Imran Khan has won!’

Soon after the election of the ruling coalition’s candidate, congratulatory messages have started pouring in after Sadiq Sanjrani re-elected as Senate chairman, defeating former prime minister and Pakistan Democratic Movement’s (PDM) candidate Yousuf Raza Gilani. Ninety-eight senators from the upper house of parliament exercised their right to vote today. Sanjrani received 48 votes while his opponent …

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Surprise inclusions and exclusions in Pakistan squads

KARACHI: Pakistan cricket chief selector Muhammad Wasim announced three squads for T20I, ODI and Test series on Friday and there were some surprise inclusions and exclusions in them. Since his arrival as the chief selector, Wasim has made some bold decisions regarding player selection and his focus has mainly been on domestic performers, who he …

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Nadia Hussain shuns rumours of getting surgical treatments

Renowned Pakistani model Nadia Hussain has shunned rumours of undergoing any sort of plastic surgery or surgical treatment. However, the model-cum-actor clarified that there is no harm in getting one if need be. “Those who are interested in getting a plastic surgery done and have the financial means should go for it,” Hussain told Urdu …

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Talk of the town: Fans ship Syra Yousuf, Bilal Ashraf as a couple

Syra Yousuf and Bilal Ashraf have been causing quite a stir after their picturesque selfie took over social media this week. Ever since the celebrated actors posted the snap, fans on both sides have been shipping the couple in hopes to see them get together someday. “Kind people are the best kind of people,” Yousuf …

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Top-four, relegation battles take centre stage as Man City close on title

LONDON: Manchester City are closing in on a third Premier League title in four years, but behind the runaway leaders there are tense battles to qualify for next season’s Champions League and to avoid relegation. Manchester United, Leicester and Chelsea are in pole position to finish in the top four, but West Ham, Everton, Tottenham …

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German FA in no rush to replace Loew, Klopp backs Rangnick

LONDON: The German FA said today it will not rush into naming Joachim Loew’s replacement as head coach, while Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has put forward former RB Leipzig boss Ralf Rangnick. Loew, 61, confirmed Tuesday he will step down as Germany coach after the European Championship, which is due to finish on July 11 …

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Biden: All US adults to be eligible for vaccines by May, some normalcy coming by summer

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden told US states on Thursday to make all adults eligible for a coronavirus vaccine by May 1 and urged Americans to stay vigilant or face more restrictions, hours after he signed a $1.9 trillion stimulus bill into law. In a forceful but somber speech from the White House on the first anniversary …

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Senate to elect its new chair, deputy chair today

The Senate will conduct elections for its offices of chairman and deputy chairman through a secret ballot after the oath-taking ceremony of 48 newly elected members of the Upper House of the Parliament on Friday (today). The session will meet today at 10 am for the oath-taking ceremony of the Senate’s newly elected members. According …

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ECNEC approves Rs32b plan to fight locusts

ISLAMABAD: The government on Thursday approved 13 mega projects costing Rs322 billion, including Rs32 billion plan to fight locusts despite serious questions over the viability of the scheme. Headed by Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) approved the mega development projects. “The Locust Emergency and Food …

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