Daily Archives: May 5, 2011

Use your head… protect it!

The Home Department and the city’s traffic police have jointly planned to launch comprehensive awareness campaign followed by an enforcement drive to ensure that motorcyclists wear helmets. This was decided in a

Premium on the blacked black gold

While thousands searched desperately for fuel on Wednesday, those selling fuel in black in the Malir, Landhi and Korangi areas made hay: petrol was sold for at least Rs100 per litre, but

Akhlaq’s work stands between tradition, contemporaneity

Painter, sculptor and printmaker Zahoorul Akhlaq’s work – standing between tradition and contemporaneity – consolidates his research into the many visual traditions that crisscross the political and geographical boundaries of Pakistan. He

Beckham reveals Olympic goal

Former England captain David Beckham is desperate to be involved in the Great Britain football team at next year’s London Olympics — even if that means being restricted to a backroom role.

Everyone knows refs favour Barca: Ronaldo

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo repeated allegations that referees favour Barcelona after his side were eliminated from the Champions League by their bitter rivals in the semi-finals on Tuesday. “We knew we

Brazil must recover lost status: coach Menezes

Fallen Brazil must regain their prominent role in world soccer, their 2014 World Cup coach Mano Menezes said on Tuesday. “We’re sure our prominence will return and we’re working towards that. We

Barcelona through to final after draw

Barcelona reached their second Champions League final in three years after a 1-1 draw with Real Madrid at the Nou Camp in their semi-final second leg clash here on Tuesday saw them

Formula One not for sale, say owners

Formula One’s owners said the sport was not “currently for sale” on Wednesday after Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. and Italy’s Exor confirmed they were considering a joint bid. Private equity company CVC