Masood, Younis fight back for Pakistan

PALLEKELE: Sri Lanka grabbed two early wickets before Pakistan fought back in their chase of a challenging 377-run target in the series-deciding third Test in Pallekele on Monday. The tourists slipped to


Hafeez completes test in Chennai, awaits results

KARACHI:  Pakistani right-arm off-spinner Muhammad Hafeez has completed his Chennai test, according to sources. The all-rounder bowled six overs with his reported action in the lab. Hafeez will face a 12-month bowling


Ninth Naegleria death confirmed in Karachi

KARACHI: The provincial health authorities on Sunday confirmed the ninth death of the current year in the province caused by Naegleria fowleri, also known as ‘brain-eating amoeba’. Officials said that a 23-year-old


15 Turkish workers killed in truck collision

ISTANBUL:  Fifteen Turkish agricultural workers, most of them women, were killed on Monday when their vehicle collided with a truck transporting milk in the west of the country, officials said. The workers


MNA still dreams of joining PTI

MUZAFFARGARH: As Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) is attracting politicians from other parties, MNA Jamshed Dasti is again hoping to join the party, as per reports. Recalling his participation in the PTI’s


Cummins ready to take on Ashes series

SYDNEY: Australian quick Pat Cummins has not played a first class match for two years but is confident his body will hold up to the rigours of Test cricket should he get