Sports Minister rules out India-Pakistan cricket series

New Delhi, May 29 : Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday ruled out a bilateral cricket series with Pakistan even as top officials from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) were scheduled to meet in Dubai later in the day to discuss possibilities of a bilateral […]

Sports Minister rules out India-Pakistan cricket series

New Delhi, May 29 : Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday ruled out a bilateral cricket series with Pakistan. Top officials from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) are scheduled to meet in Dubai later on Monday in order to discuss possibilities of a bilateral series. […]

Not averse to having series with Pakistan: BCCI

New Delhi, May 29 : Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Acting Secretary Amitabh Chaudhary on Monday said a bilateral series with Pakistan is possible if the government gives the go-ahead. “We are not averse to a bilateral series with Pakistan. But everything depends on whether the government gives the clearance,” Chaudhary told […]

Pakistan PM’s son grilled over Panama Papers

Islamabad, May 29 : Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son Hussain Nawaz appeared before the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) in connection with the Panama Papers probe into the familys assets, the media reported on Monday. Headed by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Additional Director General Wajid Zia, the JIT grilled Hussain Nawaz on Sunday for about […]

Schoolgirl pushed down from building by teachers in Pakistan

Lahore, May 29 : Two teachers allegedly pushed a Class nine girl student from the third floor of the school building in Pakistan’s Lahore city, causing life-threatening injuries, the media reported on Monday. The incident took place at the City District Government Girls School, in Shahdara locality of Lahore city. Allah Bakhsh Malik, Secretary Education […]

Toll from Sri Lanka’s floods rises to 164

Colombo, May 29 : The death toll from the devastating floods and landslides which hit Sri Lanka has increased to 164 with 104 people still reported missing, the Disaster Management Centre said on Monday. Over 400,000 people were affected by the severe rains and strong winds that started on May 24 and over 100,000 people […]