Daily Archives: October 27, 2011

‘TTP commander’ arrested

An alleged militant affiliated with the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was arrested during a search operation in Kanwari Colony by Peerabad police and Frontier Constabulary personnel. Police said that one Kalashnikov, one repeater,

PPP in a fix over LG system

The ruling Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is still indecisive on convening the next Sindh Assembly session as the issue of local government system has not been resolved yet, according to sources close

Aisam-Bopanna to face Polish pair in quarters

Pakistani tennis star Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and his Indian partner Rohan Bopanna will face M Fyrstenberg and M Matkowski of Poland in the quarterfinals of the Vienna Open Tennis Tournament today. In their

Century had eluded for me long: Azhar

Pakistan’s fast-rising one-drop batsman Azhar Ali showed great delight and relief over scoring his maiden hundred in the second Test against Sri Lanka, a landmark that had eluded him for 14 matches.

Boy crushed to death

A student of 3rd grade was crushed to death by his own school bus on Thursday. According to police, nine-year old Haider Raza, a student of Islamabad Model College for Boys I/10,

RIMS students shine at media festival

Students of Riphah Institute of Media Sciences (RIMS), a constituent of Riphah International University, Islamabad, got first positions and awards in various inter-university competitions at Beacon House Media Festival-2011 in Islamabad. Students