Author Archives: Hussain

Cycle Circus

At Saggian, the cycle circus is performing these days. On Friday, Abrar performed. Abrar rides a cycle for 10 days and 10 nights straight and even eats on his bicycle. An expert

Mai all set to challenge gang rape verdict

Expressing deep disappointment over the Supreme Court’s judgment in Mukhtaran Mai gang-rape case, her counsel, Ch Aitzaz Ahsan, has announced to challenge it through a review petition. In a press release issued

Pakistan cruise past Windies in ODI opener

Misbah-ul-Haq, Asad Shafiq, and Mohammad Hafeez all coasted to half-centuries as Pakistan clinched a comfortable eight-wicket win over West Indies in the first one-day international on Saturday. Misbah hit the top score

2 US soldiers killed in Iraq

Two American soldiers have been killed during a mission in southern Iraq, the US military said on Saturday. The fatalities raised to 4,450 the number of US soldiers who have died in

Inter down Lazio

Napoli’s small Serie A title hopes all but mathematically died on Saturday as they lost 2-1 at Palermo. And it was worse news for Bari who were relegated to Serie B with

Camp for girls AHF Cup from May 1

The national training camp of U-18 Girls probables preparing for participation in the third U-18 Girls AHF Cup – Bangkok (June 4-12) will begin at the National Hockey Stadium, Lahore. The players

United leave it late to sink Everton

Manchester United moved nine points clear at the top of the Premier League as Javier Hernandez’s late goal clinched a crucial 1-0 win over Everton on Saturday. Sir Alex Ferguson’s side found

Bryant shines as Lakers beat Hornets

Kobe Bryant scored 30 points Friday to lead two-time defending NBA champions Los Angeles to a 100-86 victory over New Orleans in their Western Conference first-round playoff series. The win gave the

ATC wants reply on arrest warrants for Musharraf

An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Saturday directed the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to submit a written reply about the non-bailable arrest warrants of former president Gen (r) Pervez Musharraf in the Benazir

Donald in bid for top spot

England’s Luke Donald, set to become World No. 1 with a victory, fired a six-under par 65 Friday to grab a one-stroke lead after 36 holes of the US PGA Heritage tournament.

Indian coach Houghton quits

India’s national soccer team coach Bob Houghton has resigned after racism charges levelled against him were dropped, the country’s soccer federation said on Saturday. Houghton, who took over in 2006 and had

National Wrestling in semis stage

The 58th National Wrestling Championship has entered the semi-finals stage here at the WAPDA Sports Complex on Saturday while WAPDA won the National Junior Championship. After a hectic round of 40 bouts