Pliskova struggles past Egyptian trailblazer as Djokovic promises best behaviour

Posted 05:27 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Second seed Karolina Pliskova ended Mayar Sherif's fairytale Grand Slam breakthrough to set up a Roland Garros second round clash against former ...

Non-bailable arrest warrants of Shehbaz’s wife and daughter issued

Posted 05:23 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

The accountability court in Lahore on Tuesday issued non-bailable arrest warrants for PML-N Quaid Shehbaz Sharif’s wife Nusrat Shehbaz and ...

Disney confirms new 'Lion King' film with 'Moonlight' director

Posted 10:33 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Disney's blockbuster remake of "The Lion King" is getting a follow-up from Oscar-winning "Moonlight" director Barry Jenkins, the company told AFP ...

Kuwait names Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad Al-Sabah as new emir

Posted 11:06 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Kuwait on Tuesday named Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad Al-Sabah as its new emir, after the death of his half-brother Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad ...

Outrage in India as low-caste teen dies after gang rape

Posted 05:29 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

A Dalit teenager allegedly raped by four upper-caste men died of her injuries on Tuesday, sparking outrage from Indian activists, politicians and ...

Pakistan Stock Exchange bounces back with 463 points gain

Posted 05:07 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Just a day after experiencing huge losses, the Pakistan Stock Exchange bounced back on Tuesday as the KSE-100 Index closed at 41,204.36 after gaining ...

Moscow mayor extends school holidays as virus cases soar

Posted 04:49 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Moscow's mayor announced on Tuesday that school holidays will be extended as an anti-coronavirus measure as infections increrase in the Russian ...

Tens of thousands flee wildfires roaring through California wine regions

Posted 04:20 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Tens of thousands of Californians fled their homes in the Napa and Sonoma wine regions in the face of wildfires, emergency officials said, as a new ...

Russia reports 'non-standard' air leak on Space Station

Posted 10:37 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Russia said Tuesday that astronauts had found an air leak in its section of the International Space Station, with a senior space official calling the ...

150 US chefs and restaurateurs urge votes for Joe Biden

Posted 02:54 PM, 26 Sep, 2020

More than 150 US chefs and restaurateurs this week signed a letter urging public support for Democratic White House candidate Joe Biden, saying their ...

Chinese company targets global sales with quick Covid-19 tests

Posted 04:44 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

A Chinese company is entering the global race to help defeat the coronavirus, promising its testing machine will return results faster than a lab and ...

Berlin airport to open after a nine-year delay

Posted 05:25 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Berlin's new international airport can open next month after an embarrassing nine-year delay despite the coronavirus pandemic taking a big bite out ...

Heavy rains trigger collapse at Yemen's newly restored museum

Posted 04:25 PM, 29 Sep, 2020

Heavy rains have triggered the collapse of parts of the newly restored National Museum in  Yemen's third city Taez, in the latest loss to the ...