Sharjeel Memon admitted in Karachi’s hospital

Former Sindh minister admitted in Jinnah Hospital on account of a back pain   KARACHI: Former Sindh minister and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader Sharjeel Inam Memon was admitted to the Jinnah Postgraduate


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Shah Nawaz Mohal

Documenting the horrible abyss of getting high You see them. You see them on the roads, moving around in tattered clothes and unwashed faces. You see them in the markets asking desperately


Bracing for a season of tough talks

US needs to revise its South Asia policy With US Defence Secretary Gen (r) Mattis due in Islamabad next month pressure is piling on Pakistan to do more. Ambassador Hale met COAS



Pak, US, India — friends or foe?

Standing together against terrorism     US South Asia policy is an alarming indication of Pakistan’s foreign relations becoming weaker in the region. With Pakistan rejecting any blame for exporting terrorism, the


Andy Murray splits with coach Ivan Lendl

LONDON: British number one Andy Murray has split with coach Ivan Lendl for a second time by “mutual agreement”. The Scot won Wimbledon, the US Open and Olympic gold during two years


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India’s Manushi Chhillar bags Miss World title

SANYA, CHINA: An Indian medical student was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event in a Chinese resort on Saturday, making her country the joint-most successful in the beauty pageant’s history. Manushi Chhillar