November 2015


Azfar, Naveen part ways

KARACHI: After three years of marriage, actor-director Azfar Ali and VJ-turned-actor Naveen Waqar have parted ways.


Saleem Javed releases music video for ‘Gayee Kahan’

KARACHI: Only a few weeks after announcing that his upcoming album will be his swansong, singer Saleem Javed has released the music video for the first single, Gayee Kahan, from the soon-to-be-released record.


Adele's '25' becomes UK's biggest-selling No1 album

British singer Adele’s 25 notched up the most sales in its opening week of any UK album, beating a record set in 1997 by Oasis, the Official Charts Company said on Friday.


Hamza Amin becomes first Pakistani golfer to play Australian Open

Despite not making it to the leader-board, a significant milestone was achieved by a Pakistani when Hamza Amin became the first from the cricket-mad nation to play in the Australian Open last week.


England hold nerve to win 2nd T20 despite Afridi fireworks

DUBAI: Paceman Chris Woakes held his nerve in the final over to give England a hard-fought three-run win in the second Twenty20 international over Pakistan in Dubai on Friday.


Nothing wrong with Tests finishing in three days: Ravi Shastri

NEW DELHI: India team director Ravi Shastri sees nothing wrong in Tests finishing inside three days and suggested South Africa could expect another rank turner in the fourth and final fixture in Delhi next week.


West Indian Narine suspended for illegal action

West Indian spinner Sunil Narine, the world's top-ranked bowler in both forms of limited-overs cricket, has been suspended from bowling in internationals after his action was ruled to be illegal.


World leaders in Paris for climate-rescue summit

PARIS: World pioneers dispatch a hurricane day of talks in the French capital on Monday went for producing a slippery consent to fight off cataclysmic an unnatural weather change.


Mass grave of Daesh victims found in Iraq

ARBIL,, IRAQ: A bomb-fixed mass grave accepted to hold the remaining parts of more than 120 individuals killed by the Daesh (otherwise called Islamic State) has been found in north Iraq, an authority said Saturday.


Suicide bomber targets Afghan election official in Kabul-police

KABUL: A suicide bomber targeted a senior member of Afghanistan´s election commission during the morning rush hour in the capital Kabul on Saturday, killing his driver and wounding several passersby.