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3rd ODI: Starc and Marsh to miss Perth ODI, Handscomb to make debut

Sydney - Middle-order batsman Peter Handscomb will make his limited overs debut for Australia against Pakistan in the third one-day international in Perth on...

Pakistan record first ODI win in Australia in 12 years

Melbourne - Pakistan beat Australia by six wickets in the second one-day international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday, their first ODI win...

3rd Test: Australia double up on spin as Misbah ponders

Sydney - Australia have one eye on India and Pakistan could be contemplating life without their most successful captain Misbah-ul-Haq when the final 'dead'...

Misbah mulls pace change as Pakistan seek series leveller

Melbourne - Skipper Misbah-ul-Haq hinted Sunday that Sohail Khan may come in to break up Pakistan's three-man left-arm pace attack in the second Boxing...
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Pakistan PM returns home after surgery in London

Lahore (Pakistan) (AFP) - Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returned home from London on Saturday after undergoing successful open heart surgery in the British...

Pakistan suicide blast targeted Christians: Taliban

Lahore (Pakistan) - A Taliban suicide bomber who attacked a Pakistani park crowded with families on Easter Sunday was targeting Christians, the group said,...

Scores killed as suicide bomber targets Pakistan’s Lahore

A suicide bomber killed at least 70 people and injured more than 300 others, mostly women and children, at a public park in the...

PIA flight from Toronto makes crashes landing at Karachi airport

A Pakistan International Airlines flight (PK-1782) arriving from Toronto to Karachi crashed into a jetty soon after landing at the Jinnah International Airport.All passengers...

Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators gear up for final PSL showdown today

Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators will play final of the first season of Pakistan Super League (PSL) in Dubai International Stadium on today. The...

Pakistan, Qatar sign $16 billion LNG deal

Under the agreement, 3.75 million tonnes of LNG will be imported annually for 16 years from Qatar on government-to-government basis ‘on comparative rates’DOHA: Pakistan...

Amir takes stunning hat-trick in Pakistan T20 league

Fast bowler Mohammad Amir, steadily rebuilding his career after being convicted of spot fixing, claimed a stunning hat-trick in the Pakistan Super League on...

3rd T20: Peshawar Zalmi petrify Islamabad United to clinch victory

Peshawar Zalmi chose to bat in the third match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) T20 as skipper Shahid Afridi won the toss.Full Scorecard:...

1st T20: Quetta beat Islamabad in first PSL match

Quetta Gladiators emerged victorious in the first match of Pakistan Super League (PSL) against Islamabad United on Friday. The Gladiators managed to secure an...

Inaugural Pakistan Super League rolls into action with vibrant and dazzling opening ceremony

DUBAI: Spectacular light shows and pyrotechnics ruled the night as the inaugural Pakistan Super League (PSL) rolled into action with a vibrant and dazzling...

Pakistan launches high-octane T20 cricket league in UAE

Dubai - Pakistan is set to launch its first franchise-based Twenty20 league in the UAE on Thursday as its cash-strapped cricket board seeks to...

3rd T20: Anderson blast gives New Zealand cricket huge win over Pakistan

Wellington - Corey Anderson whacked a career-best 82 not out and followed up with two wickets as New Zealand demolished Pakistan by 95 runs...

At least 21 dead in Taliban attack on Bacha Khan university, Operation ends

Charsadda (Pakistan) - At least 21 people died in a Taliban assault on a university in Pakistan Wednesday, where witnesses reported two large explosions...

PM Nawaz in Iran aiming to defuse tensions with Saudis

Tehran - Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met Tuesday with Iran's President Hassan Rouhani for talks aimed at easing tensions between regional powers Iran...

Pakistan test-launches homegrown cruise missile Ra’ad: military

Islamabad - Pakistan conducted a successful flight test Tuesday of a locally developed cruise missile named "Ra'ad" with a range of 350 kilometres (around...

Blast kills at least six in Wazir Dhand district near Peshawar: officials

Peshawar (Pakistan) - At least six people were killed and 35 injured on Tuesday in a bomb attack during morning rush hour on the...