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2nd ODI: Will try to learn from previous mistakes, says Azhar

KARACHI: With the three-match ODI series on line against hosts New Zealand, Pakistan’s ODI skipper Azhar Ali has said that the team will try not to repeat the mistakes from the first encounter when the two sides meet on Thursday in Napier. Despite reducing New Zealand to 99 for six …

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League Cup: Liverpool edge Stoke after penalty drama to enter final

  Keeper Simon Mignolet proved the shootout hero as Liverpool reached the League Cup final on penalties after a gripping last-four second leg tie vs Stoke City at Anfield ended 1-1 on aggregate on Tuesday. Mignolet saved twice in the shootout, including a brilliant stop to deny Marc Muniesa in …

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Chelsea midfielder Ramires joins Jiangsu Suning for fee in excess of £20m

The Chelsea midfielder Ramires has joined China’s Jiangsu Suning for an initial fee of £20m which could eventually rise to £25m. Ramires, an £18m signing from Benfica in 2010, has not started a Premier League match under the interim stewardship of Guus Hiddink and was not included among the substitutes …

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Sania-Hingis continue unbeaten streak, power into Aus Open finals

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis have reached the finals of the women’s doubles at the Australian Open. The doubles top seeds on Wednesday easily dispatched 13th seeds Julia Goerges and Karolina Pliskova 6-1, 6-0 in a one-sided semifinal that lasted only 54 minutes at Rod Laver Arena to enter their …

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Positive improvement in CPI to further boost our resolve against corruption: Chairman NAB

ISLAMABAD, January 27: Chairman, National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Qamar Zaman Chaudhry said that Pakistan’s positive improvement in Corruption Perception Index (CPI) ranking proves that initiatives taken by NAB are showing practical results. The CPI 2015 ranking of Pakistan in Transparency International (TI) report has reached 117 from 126 and it …

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Charsadda attack reveals cracks in Taliban outfit: Xinhua

BEIJING, January 27: The attack last week on a Pakistani university that killed more than 20 students, teachers and security guards has further divided the Taliban group as one of its commanders quickly claimed responsibility while its central spokesman denied any involvement, Chinese media reported. Commander Omar Mansoor, who is …

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Government bringing transparency in every dept to eliminate corruption: Khattak

Says Army, police and provincial government on same page against terrorism PESHAWAR, January 27: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak has said that our borders touching to Afghanistan are not safe and without securing these borders the cities can’t be made safe for people. This, he said while talking to …

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Kristen Stewart comments on gender inequality in Hollywood

As more and more actresses have begun speaking out about the gender-specific challenges they face in Hollywood, Kristen Stewart has weighed in on the issue. Asked during an interview with Variety about the “lack of great roles for women” and dearth of female directors in Hollywood, and if Stewart had …

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