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Lahore:Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman, center, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, right, Maryam Nawaz Sharif, left, leaders of the Pakistan Democratic Movement, an alliance of opposition parties, attend an anti-government rally in Lahore, Pakistan, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020. AP/PTI Photo

Pakistan opposition alliance releases schedule for second round of anti-government protests

Islamabad | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON DEC 22, 2020 06:53 PM IST
The second phase of the Pakistan Democratic Movement’s (PDM) protests will start with a public meeting in Mardan in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on December 23.
Pakistan Prime Minister and PTI chief Imran Khan (REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail)
Pakistan Prime Minister and PTI chief Imran Khan (REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail)

PTI government has become ‘nightmare for poor,’ says Jamaat-e-Islami chief

Lahore | By Asian News International | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2020 12:41 PM IST
Lashing out at PM Imran Khan’s government, senator Sirajul Haq on Sunday remarked that “those who claim to have put the economy on track should find out the price of flour and pulses.”
Indian Air Force pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman.(PTI)
Indian Air Force pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman.(PTI)

Foreign minister Qureshi’s legs were shaking as he said India could attack over Abhinandan: Pakistani MP

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan
UPDATED ON OCT 29, 2020 04:57 PM IST
Former speaker Ayaz Sadiq was responding to accusations by a member of the ruling PTI party that the former PML-N government hadn’t properly handled national security issues
Maryam Nawaz, daughter of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, gives a press conference. AP/PTI (AP28-09-2020_000231B)(AP)
Maryam Nawaz, daughter of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, gives a press conference. AP/PTI (AP28-09-2020_000231B)(AP)

Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law arrested in Pakistan

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kaleem Ullah Fasihi
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 06:21 PM IST
Opposition Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s vice-president Maryam Nawaz on Monday alleged that the police barged into her hotel room in Karachi and arrested her husband and deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar.
Karachi: Leaders of the Pakistan Democratic Movement, Maulana, Fazal-ur-Rehman, second left, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, right, wave to their supporters as they arrive to attend in anti government rally, in Karachi, Pakistan, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. Protests took place in a campaign against Prime Minister Imran Khan to force him step down over what they say is his failure in handling the nation's ailing economy. AP/PTI(AP18-10-2020_000212B)(AP)
Karachi: Leaders of the Pakistan Democratic Movement, Maulana, Fazal-ur-Rehman, second left, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, right, wave to their supporters as they arrive to attend in anti government rally, in Karachi, Pakistan, Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020. Protests took place in a campaign against Prime Minister Imran Khan to force him step down over what they say is his failure in handling the nation's ailing economy. AP/PTI(AP18-10-2020_000212B)(AP)

Imran Khan incapable and clueless; betrayed people of Pakistan: Opposition leaders

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Kaleem Ullah Fasihi
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 11:54 AM IST
The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), an alliance of 11 opposition parties formed on September 20, has launched a three-phased anti-government movement under an “action plan” to remove the Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) government.
PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz Sharif (left; AP/PTI)
PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz Sharif (left; AP/PTI)

Maryam Nawaz Sharif’s husband Safdar Awan ‘arrested’ in Karachi

Karachi | By Asian News International | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 09:26 AM IST
The ‘arrest’ came after Maryam Nawaz Sharif lashed out at the incumbent PTI govt and PM Imran Khan at the second power show of 11-party opposition alliance People’s Democratic Movement (PDM) in Karachi.
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a police officer for a rapid antigen test.(Reuters Photo)
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a police officer for a rapid antigen test.(Reuters Photo)

Covid 19 cases, fatalities rise in Rajkot, triggering self-imposed lockdown

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By Jaykishan Sharma | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2020 09:25 PM IST
Rajkot officials have denied there was any attempt to hide real death figures due to Covid 19.
Actor Kangana Ranaut has been granted Y-plus category security.(ANI)
Actor Kangana Ranaut has been granted Y-plus category security.(ANI)

Home ministry grants Y-plus category security to Kangana Ranaut ahead of Mumbai visit

By Neeraj Chauhan, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2020 01:59 PM IST
Actor Kangana Ranaut has been granted Y-plus Category security by the Home Ministry ahead of her Mumbai visit on September 9.
Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik Chakraborty.(ANI)
Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik Chakraborty.(ANI)

Showik Chakraborty’s arrest is ‘just the tip of the iceberg’, says Sushant Singh Rajput’s family lawyer

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2020 12:35 PM IST
Rhea Chakraborty’s brother Showik Chakraborty was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau on Friday. Vikas Singh, the lawyer of Sushant Singh Rajput’s father, has said that the arrest is ‘just the tip of the iceberg’.
Chennai: Chennai Super Kings' (CSK) bowler Ravindra Jadeja celebrate with teammates after taking the wicket of DC's Chris Morris Indian Premier League 2019 (IPL T20) cricket match against Delhi Capitals (DC) at MAC Stadium in Chennai, Wednesday, May 1, 2019.(PTI)
Chennai: Chennai Super Kings' (CSK) bowler Ravindra Jadeja celebrate with teammates after taking the wicket of DC's Chris Morris Indian Premier League 2019 (IPL T20) cricket match against Delhi Capitals (DC) at MAC Stadium in Chennai, Wednesday, May 1, 2019.(PTI)

IPL 2020: One more CSK player tests positive for Covid-19

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2020 03:19 PM IST
IPL 2020 | The player in question is a right-handed top-order batsman, who has been a part of India A teams in recent past and is a prolific performer in Ranji Trophy. On Friday, a T20 specialist pacer had tested positive along with 12 members of the contingent in Dubai.
CSK players Deepak Chahar and Piyush Chawla(PTI)
CSK players Deepak Chahar and Piyush Chawla(PTI)

IPL 2020 | CSK’s five-day camp under scanner after multiple members test positive: Reports

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2020 04:07 PM IST
IPL 2020: It couldn’t be immediately confirmed whether the BCCI will be coming out with an official release on the issue confirming the name of the player and the staff members but according to reports, BCCI officials have had a word with the CSK management.
File image of Purushotham Rai(Facebook/Purushotham Rai)
File image of Purushotham Rai(Facebook/Purushotham Rai)

Athletics coach Purushotham Rai dies a day before receiving Dronacharya award

By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 11:28 PM IST
Athletics coach Purushotham Rai died due to a cardiac arrest on Friday, a day before he was to receive the prestigious Dronacharya Award.
Representational image.(File)
Representational image.(File)

Dope-testing at IPL: 3 NADA officials, 6 DCOs to be in UAE; target of 50 tests

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 02:36 PM IST
IPL 2020: “NADA will have nine people in UAE and they will also take help of the UAE’s National Anti Doping Organization if they require further manpower, in this case chaperones who help in sample collection,” a senior BCCI official told PTI.
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh at the Mumbai Airport.(Varinder Chawla)
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh at the Mumbai Airport.(Varinder Chawla)

Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh return to Mumbai after visiting her parents in Bengaluru. See pics, video

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 11:44 AM IST
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are back home in Mumbai after a trip to Bengaluru. See their pictures.
MS Dhoni with N Srinivasan.(PTI)
MS Dhoni with N Srinivasan.(PTI)

‘It is a question of arithmetic’: N Srinivasan reveals how CSK bagged Dhoni in IPL auction

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2020 10:07 AM IST
The fact that most of the Indian legends belonged to one of the cities that a franchise came from, it became imperative for that franchise to get that legend on board as an icon player.
Vocalist Pandit Jasraj died on Monday.(PTI)
Vocalist Pandit Jasraj died on Monday.(PTI)

When Pandit Jasraj performed in his first concert, was awarded 5000 gold coins by Nepal king: ‘I was shocked and almost fainted’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2020 07:45 PM IST
Throwback: Pandit Jasraj had performed in front of Nepal King Tribhuwan Bir Bikram Shah in 1952 and couldn’t believe his prize money.
Prasar Bharati (PB), supposedly an independent broadcaster we once gullibly believed could be the equal of the British Broadcasting Corporation, has threatened “to review its subscription to the Press Trust of India (PTI)”(Twitter)
Prasar Bharati (PB), supposedly an independent broadcaster we once gullibly believed could be the equal of the British Broadcasting Corporation, has threatened “to review its subscription to the Press Trust of India (PTI)”(Twitter)

Why Prasar Bharati is wrong to rebuke PTI, writes Karan Thapar

UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2020 06:04 AM IST
The broadcaster failed to understand, or overlooked, that Press Trust of India’s interviews with China’s ambassador to India and India’s envoy to China were clearly news
It is the media’s job to bring bad news. The PM should take note of that news and act on it rather than try to suppress it. He should not shoot the messenger, he should listen to the message(Hindustan Times)
It is the media’s job to bring bad news. The PM should take note of that news and act on it rather than try to suppress it. He should not shoot the messenger, he should listen to the message(Hindustan Times)

For a leader, there’s value in knowing the bad news, writes Mark Tully

By Mark Tully
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2020 08:13 PM IST
There is still critical coverage of the government in the media. But it is instructive to see the ways in which the government exerts pressures on the media in an effort to keep organisations and their journalists in line.
A bat and ball are seen on the turf.(Getty Images)
A bat and ball are seen on the turf.(Getty Images)

Would like to know who’s involved: BCCI on T20 near Chandigarh streamed as Sri Lanka Uva league match

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2020 03:43 PM IST
The ‘Indian Express’ reported on Friday that the game played on June 29 took place in Sawara village, 16 km from Chandigarh, but was streamed as a ‘Uva T20 League’ match in Sri Lanka’s Badulla city, home of the Uva Province Cricket Association.
The IPL Trophy(BCCI Images)
The IPL Trophy(BCCI Images)

A Mumbai-only IPL 2020 is a possibility: Report

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 09:46 PM IST
One major IPL shareholder has suggested the idea of the tournament being held entirely in Mumbai and with the ICC yet to make a concrete announcement regarding the future of the T20 World Cup, the BCCI seems to be stuck in limbo.
Representational image.(File)
Representational image.(File)

With major cities hit hard by COVID-19, squash staring at long break

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2020 06:12 PM IST
Though Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has said that tournaments can be organised without spectators from August, SRFI secretary general Cyrus Poncha told PTI that he doesn’t see any squash related activity taking place in India before September.
Mark Butcher waves to the crowd as he walks off celebrating England's victory over South Africa.(Getty Images)
Mark Butcher waves to the crowd as he walks off celebrating England's victory over South Africa.(Getty Images)

Cricket is as clean a game as any: Mark Butcher

London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 07:47 PM IST
Just like current England paceman James Anderson, Butcher also cited about the dwindling number of black cricketers in coutry’s top flight teams -- counties and national team.
The family also tried to get admission in the private facility Jaypee, Fortis Hospital in Gautam Buddh Nagar and Max in Vaishali, Ghaziabad, but were allegedly told that no beds were available.(File photo)
The family also tried to get admission in the private facility Jaypee, Fortis Hospital in Gautam Buddh Nagar and Max in Vaishali, Ghaziabad, but were allegedly told that no beds were available.(File photo)

Pregnant woman dies in ambulance after running between hospitals for 13 hours

Noida | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 06, 2020 10:43 PM IST
Neelam, 30, and her husband Vijender Singh, 30, knocked the doors of eight hospitals, including government ones, before she died in the ambulance outside a facility in Greater Noida on Friday, the family told PTI.
NZ Black Caps.(AP)
NZ Black Caps.(AP)

NZC deputy CEO Crummy resigns amid 15 % cut in workforce

Christchurch | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 04:08 PM IST
Last week, NZC chief executive David White had said it is looking to shed around 10 to 15 percent of its staff and save NZD 6 million in operation costs as it copes with the “challenges” posed by the health crisis.
Singer-composer Wajid Khan of music director-duo Sajid-Wajid, who died at a hospital in Mumbai in the wee hours of Monday, June 1, 2020. He was 42.
Singer-composer Wajid Khan of music director-duo Sajid-Wajid, who died at a hospital in Mumbai in the wee hours of Monday, June 1, 2020. He was 42.

RIP Wajid Khan: The man who made music of Salman Khan’s films ‘dabangg’

By HT Entertainment Desk, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2020 06:42 PM IST
Music composer and singer Wajid Khan died at the age of 42 on Monday. Coming from a rich musical lineage, he did some of his best work with actor Salman Khan.
India captain Sandesh Jhingan celebrates after victory against Mauritius during the Tri -Nation Series International friendly match.(PTI)
India captain Sandesh Jhingan celebrates after victory against Mauritius during the Tri -Nation Series International friendly match.(PTI)

Playing behind closed doors won’t affect my performance: Jhingan

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2020 11:25 PM IST
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought all sporting events to a standstill and like all sports bodies, the All India Football Federation is also mulling ways to restart training.
Veteran hockey Olympian Balbir Singh Senior,with his three Olympic medals.(Rajnish Katyal/Hindustan Times.)
Veteran hockey Olympian Balbir Singh Senior,with his three Olympic medals.(Rajnish Katyal/Hindustan Times.)

Three-time Olympic gold medal winner Balbir Singh Sr passes away

Chandigarh | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2020 12:04 PM IST
The iconic player was 96 and is survived by his daughter Sushbir and three sons Kanwalbir, Karanbir, Gurbir.
Deepika Padukone has shared a picture with sister Anisha.
Deepika Padukone has shared a picture with sister Anisha.

Deepika Padukone misses sister Anisha amid lockdown, says ‘Cannot wait to jump on you and squish you’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2020 08:11 AM IST
Deepika Padukone has been missing sister Anisha Padukone amid lockdown and shared a cute post for her on Instagram.
A file photo of Chuni Goswami.(Twitter)
A file photo of Chuni Goswami.(Twitter)

Chuni Goswami - A footballer who could count India’s president as his fan

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2020 10:44 AM IST
The iconic sportsperson, who also played first-class cricket for Bengal, was 82 and breathed his last at a hospital here. He is survived by his wife Basanti and son Sudipto.
Mahor, who said he learnt the art of magic from Swamu Prakash in Gwalior, is desperate to get back in front of an audience. (Representative image)(Unsplash)
Mahor, who said he learnt the art of magic from Swamu Prakash in Gwalior, is desperate to get back in front of an audience. (Representative image)(Unsplash)

COVID-19 lockdown: Magician forced to turn vegetable vendor in Rajasthan

Jaipur | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 11:18 AM IST
A magician who captivated audiences with a swish of his wand not so long ago and had more than a dozen members in his travelling troupe is now being forced to sell vegetables in the congested lanes of his home in Rajasthan.
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