Saturday, November 18, 2017

Pakistan to conduct first census since 1988, source of fear and hope for minorities

Rabwah: Marginalised, attacked and frequently hit by blasphemy charges, Pakistan's religious minorities are hoping the country's first census since 1998 will be a step towards greater political representation...

Australia vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq does not have a replacement as skipper, says Javed Miandad

Islamabad: Former Pakistan great Javed Miandad has blamed the country's weak domestic cricket structure for not finding a replacement for 42-year-old Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq.Misbah is Pakistan's most successful Test...

Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli hints at including Dinesh Karthik in clash vs Pakistan

London: A mighty pleased Virat Kohli on Tuesday hinted at the possibility of including Dinesh Karthik in the playing XI when India lock horns with Pakistan in their...

Jio MAMI 19th Mumbai Film Festival — Films to watch on Day 3 include...

The 19th edition of the Jio MAMI film festival is finally here, and there is so much to look forward to if you're a cinephile with unusual tastes!...

La Liga: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane remains coy on future at club after...

Madrid: Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane accepted on Saturday his future could be out of his hands if the European champions fail to deliver a major trophy this...

Pune University circular stating only ‘vegetarian teetotaller’ students eligible for gold medal sparks outrage

Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) on Friday faced the ire of student groups and social media when a circular unearthed some absurd requirements for acquiring a college award.File image...

Colombia landslide kills 154 on city outskirts, scores injured | Reuters

By Julia Symmes Cobb and Nelson Bocanegra| BOGOTA BOGOTA A landslide in Colombia's southwestern border province of Putumayo sent mud...

Air India Express plane makes emergency landing in Kochi, no damages

Kochi: A Dammam-bound Air India Express plane from Mangaluru with 131 passengers and crew onboard landed under emergency conditions at Kochi after sparks were seen by the Air...

When exactly will Britain leave the EU? UK parliament debates | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - When exactly will Britain leave the European Union? Parliament started hours of debate on Tuesday by arguing over when the two-year negotiating period for...

Live India vs Australia 2017, 1st Test Day 2, cricket scores and updates: Starc...

Catch the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary of Day 2 of the 1st Test between India and Australia in Pune hereDay 1 report: Matt Renshaw and Mitchell Starc...

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Five wounded as Manhattan building fire rages on

This image — obtained from social media — shows a view of the fire in Hamilton Heights apartment building, Manhattan, US, November 18,...