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TTP chief Mullah Fazlullah killed in US strike, confirms official

By Haseeb Baloch

June 15, 2018 – 4:05 pm

PESHAWAR: Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah was killed in a US drone strike on June 13, a senior intelligence official confirmed.


Russia thrash Saudi Arabia 5-0 in World Cup opener

By Haseeb Baloch

June 14, 2018 – 10:20 pm

MOSCOW: Finally let loose after a year-long diet of international friendlies, hosts Russia roared their World Cup intent to the rafters on Thursday with a 5-0 tournament-opening win over Saudi Arabia. The Russians served up an adrenaline-fuelled performance for an 80,000-capacity Luzhniki crowd which included President Vladimir Putin and the Saudi crown prince. The Saudis, […]


Advocate Jahangir Jadoon to represent Nawaz in corruption trial

By Haseeb Baloch

June 14, 2018 – 6:13 pm

Deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday hired a new legal team to represent him in the ongoing corruption trial after Khawaja Haris and his team recused themselves from the case.


SC to announce verdict in Sheikh Rasheed disqualification case on Wednesday

By Haseeb Baloch

June 12, 2018 – 6:39 pm

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court will announce its decision on a plea seeking disqualification of Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rasheed on Wednesday (tomorrow).


15 tolas for Rs0.15mn? PPP candidate’s nomination papers rejected for mis-declaration

By Haseeb Baloch

June 12, 2018 – 6:33 pm

KARACHI: Nomination papers of Pakistan Peoples Party candidate Qadir Patel were on Wednesday rejected for mis-declaring the value of his 15-tola gold.