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Pakistan in U-turn on Lakhvi: No voice samples

Pakistan did a U-turn on Sunday stating that voice sample of LeT operations commander and Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi is not likely to be provided, two days after Prime Minister Nawa

U-turn? Day after Nawaz Sharif’s promise, Pakistan stalls 26/11 attack probe

LeT operations commander and Mumbai attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi. (Photo: DC/PTI)

No such law exists in Pak that allows obtaining of voice samples of an accused

Pakistani Urdu novelist Abdullah Hussain dead

Abdullah Hussain

Eminent Pakistani Urdu novelist Abdullah Hussain, who authored the critically-acclaimed bestseller Udas Naslain, passed away here.

Rashid Latif wants Indo-Pak day-night Test

Former Pakistan wicketkeeper Rashid Latif believes that subcontinent nations like India and Pakistan should step forward to stage day-night Test matches in order to revive dwindling interest in long f

Pakistan claims killing of key Al Qaeda commander

Pakistani officials on Wednesday said they had killed a senior Al Qaeda commander and three other militants in a raid earlier this week in eastern Punjab province.

Pakistan Cricket Board accepts Salman Butt's confession on spot-fixing

PCB said Salman Butt has confessed to his role in a spot-fixing scandal. (Photo: AP/ File)

Pakistan's cricket chief on Tuesday said former national team captain Salman Butt has confessed to his role in a spot-fixing scandal, potentially paving his way for a return to international cricket.

Zimbabwe to continue despite blast

Zimbabwe on Saturday said it will continue its cricket tour of Pakistan despite an apparent suicide bombing leaving two people dead outside the stadium during a match between the two sides.

Azhar Ali helps Pakistan win first series in 17 months

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Pakistan's captain Azhar Ali acknowledges his century against Zimbabwe during the second one-day international at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Pakistan. (Photo: AP)

Mohammad Hafeez, Babar Azam propel Pakistan to 296

Opener Mohammad Hafeez and debutant Babar Azam hit dashing half centuries to propel Pakistan to 296/9 in the third and final day-night international against Zimbabwe in Lahore on Sunday.

Sikaner Raza’s hundred lifts Zimbabwe

Sikander Raza scored a fighting hundred. 	— AFP

Sikaner Raza scored a brilliant unbeaten hundred while opener Chamu Chibhabha missed his by one run as Zimbabwe posted 268/7 in the second ODI against Pakistan here on Friday.

As frenzy over a young girl’s presumed murder three years ago gripped the media, I wracked my brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he lived in Bandra, Mumbai.

A great Zen master, in charge of the monastery of Mayu Kagi, owned a cat, who was the real love of his life.