Coronavirus in Pakistan: Confirmed cases surge past 1,600

“Both 52 and 66-year-old patients were residents of Karachi and had been diagnosed with COVID-19 three days back. The 66-year-old patient had renal issues and was on dialysis regularly and the 52-year-old patient had a respiratory problem,” the health minister said in a statement.

This Day That Year: Sachin Tendulkar’s Chancy 85 Sets up India’s Win Over Pakistan in 2011 Semi-Final

There was no 100th international century for Sachin Tendulkar, but his scratchy 85 proved the impetus for India to seal their place in the final against Sri Lanka. Relieved twice by the third umpire on 23 and dropped on 27, 45, 70 and 81 Tendulkar lived a charmed life as Pakistan rallied through Wahab Riaz […]

India vs Pakistan, ICC World T20 2016: Security team arrive at Attari; departs for Dharamsala

“We would like to proceed further. You know the reason why we have come here,” an official from the team told media at Attari without elaborating. The Pakistan security team, to be joined by a Pakistani High Commission official in New Delhi, will review security arrangements for the Dharamsala match. The security concerns for the […]

ICC World T20 2016: India to issue 250 visas to Pakistan fans for each game their team plays

A team of Pakistani officials has arrived in India to review security arrangements for their team during the tournament. The semi-finals of the World Twenty20 cricket tournament will be held in New Delhi on March 30 and in Mumbai a day later. The final will be played in Kolkata on April 3. The tournament’s qualifying […]

ICC World T20 2016: Pakistan security team leaves for India

The government’s decision to send a delegation to assess the security arrangements in India came after political leaders in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh cutting across party lines expressed reservations about hosting the India-Pakistan tie in Dharamsala on March 19.  Serving and retired Indian Army personnel have also voiced their opposition to the highly […]

Virender Sehwag backs India, South Africa, West Indies, New Zealand as potential ICC World T20 2016 semi-finalists

Asked whether playing with more aggression has helped India perform better in the recent past, Sehwag said: “You can’t win games only with aggression. You win games by playing well. I have never seen only aggression working for a team.” Sehwag, known for his straight talk, had earlier took a dig at Shoaib Akhtar saying […]

Three thugs who knifed doorman to death at New Year’s Eve party facing jail

Female guests were escorted inside free of charge where they enjoyed bottles of free champagne, but male punters queued up paying hundreds of pounds each for entry, the trial heard and tables, priced at £2,000-a-pop, were laden with ‘plates of cocaine’ openly being snorted as the private bouncers patrolled the three floors.

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin calls record three million new unemployment claims ‘NOT RELEVANT’ because ‘the president is protecting people’ with checks in three weeks – as crippled economy’s jobless total reaches 3.3 million

‘My colleagues and I here are totally focused on our mission of serving the American people. We know that what we do is important for all Americans. And we try to do our absolute best to serve them in a way that is completely non-political, non-partisan,’ he said.

Ardern’s online messages keep spirits up in New Zealand’s coronavirus lockdown

While urging New Zealanders to keep to their own “bubble”, or stay home to save lives, Ardern has also talked about working from her office, spending time with family, and even a struggle with toilet training her daughter, who turns two in June.

MS Dhoni asking me to bowl the last over of ICC World T20 2007 final vs Pakistan was something I expected, says Joginder Sharma

Joginder said that before the match, Dhoni had asked the team to give their best effort, “Dhoni asked us to give 100%, to enjoy the game. I knew Pakistan will take pressure 10 times more than India in WT20 2007 final.History of winning vs Pakistan was with India and it will remain with us. RP […]