At a dramatic podium ceremony, the boxer snubbed her bronze medal and instead hung it around the neck of her opponent.
The dead included two women, while a large number of women was also among those wounded in the explosion.
Ayaz Sadiq says that Article 63(2) of the Constitution ensures impunity to the prime minister.
HEC will fund public sector universities to develop research infrastructure and establish hi-tech research labs.
Chief Justice Nasirul Mulk remarks that delaying tactics are being employed in conducting by-polls.
The baby is said to be "here and healthy".
Libya is being racked by violence as the armed groups which helped topple Muammar Gaddafi turn their guns on each other.
India scored 4 against 2 goals in a thrilling penalty shootout finish to clinch gold after a gap of 14 years.
AIG bomb disposal squad Shafqat Malik says that five kilograms of explosive is used in the blast.
The PBS statistics showed that the inflation measured through sensitive price index was 5.48pc last month.
The IHC ordered the police to register the case but they took months to do so, the complainant said.
PAT chief Dr Tahirul Qadri announced rallies in Faisalabad on October 18 and in Lahore on October 19 respectively.
FO's Tasneem Aslam says US designating three Pakistanis as terrorists is a 'unilateral move'.
“I am surprised over my action being reported because I am bowling like this for the last 11 years,” says Hafeez.
This year's hajj comes with Saudi authorities striving to protect pilgrims from two deadly viruses.
Officials say polio cases are likely to cross 200 by year-end, breaking the previous record of 199 in year 2000.
Movie lovers are in for a treat this Eid-ul-Azha, with three days to consume as many flicks as possible.
Reports say there is uncertainty over the release in Pakistan of Indian interpretation of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
Admiral Zakaullah is expected to assume command of the Pakistan Navy on October 7 at the Navy Headquarters in Islamabad.
Pakistan's top medal hope Muhammad Waseem lost to Uzbekistan’s Shakhobidin Zoirov in the men's 52kg boxing semi-final.
Gunmen attacked ASI Asif Mehmood’s vehicle as he was travelling with his son to drop him to school.
Modi wielded a broom in a New Delhi slum as he pledged to sweep away India's reputation for poor public hygiene.
Chitra B. Divakaruni is holding Samira Fazal responsible for basing the drama script on her book, "Sister of My Heart."
Meanwhile, BDU personnel thwarted an attempt of blowing up a power pylon on the outskirts of Peshawar.
During the operation, at least four magazines and 67 rounds of ammunition were recovered.
A longer-range capability would be bound to concern its sworn enemies, Japan and the United States.
Petitioner says the prime minister and his wife take luxurious international tours on government’s funds.
The militant group claimed responsibility and its reclusive leader, Mullah Omar, urged Afghans to wage jihad.
IS militant group beheaded seven men and three women in a northern Kurdish area of Syria, a human rights group said.
In the recent past, fall in the Foreign Direct Investment has adversely affected the country’s economic growth.
The council has appealed to the youth not to join such extremist organisations, which promote violence.
WASHINGTON: The director of the US Secret Service resigned on Wednesday following a string of lapses by the elite...
Ms Raza said 91 per cent of the cases reported this year were from areas with barriers to immunisation.
KP CM, 5 federal ministers among 400 lawmakers yet to submit statements of assets.
We will hit them with shoes if they raise this slogan again, Butt warned.
Australian coach says Pakistan remain tough opponents due to their ability to unearth exciting new talent in big series.
Barca's pacy fullbacks, Alves and Alba, may be dangerous going forward but they often neglect their defensive duties.
Four people were killed in the attempt to hijack the Zulfiqar, including Jakhrani and two accomplices.
UK's Prime Minister takes security precautions by forbidding participation alongside Islamist militants in Syria or Iraq
“I am utterly disappointed and have decided not to watch or comment on the upcoming series.”
Iraq has been facing an unprecedented crisis — the worst since the withdrawal of U.S. troops in 2011
Two blasts took place in the Syrian city of Homs causing a number of casualties and injuries.
Critics complain the result is stripping the holy city of its spirituality.
The 24-year-old Bracewell was dropped after he breached team protocols by going out drinking the evening before a test.
The Taliban claimed the attacks on vehicles carrying military employees to work in the Afghan capital.
The Lucknow-Barauni Express derailed when it hit sideways another express train in Uttar Pradesh state.
The governor said he realised the difficulties facing Punjab’s textile industry – particularly on energy crunch.
Treasury department slaps terrorist designations on two people for allegedly working to provide financial support to LeT
The new prices, which have been approved by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, will be effective from October 1.
Pakistan reaches the final after defeating Malaysia in the penalty shoot-out stage of the semi-final.
Under the terms of agreement, 12,000 foreign military personnel are expected to stay after 2014
The PCB chairman said he plans to meet Younis soon to “hear out his grievances.“
“Everyone plans ahead of the World Cup, and the suspensions will badly hit teams whose bowlers have been questioned.”
In Men's Doubles 1/32 Elimination Match 8, Japan defeated Pakistan 3-0.
Moin-ul-Atiq can groom players for future challenges.
Obama and Modi broke the ice over dinner Monday as they sought to reinvigorate soured relations between their countries.
Crude price had fallen below $98 per barrel in the international market when compared with $104 last month.
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Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi said the team's senior cricketers should be given dignified farewells.
In Men's Singles 1/64 Elimination Match 14 Pakistan’s Muhammad Rameez defeated Long Lam Che of China.
Economists who deal exclusively in verifiable data find it difficult to justify persistent surge in consumer market.
All early signs suggest that the domestic shortfall might range between 30-35 per cent of the total requirement.
The quality of tanned leather has improved over the last few years, pushing up per-unit price.
The ministry of production and industries proposed the import of at least 600,000 tonnes of urea for the rabi season.
The stock market and finance capital are the driving forces behind the wealth of the world’s billionaires.
A sound aviation policy, implemented effectively, can persuade frustrated foreign airlines to come back.
During FY15-FY19, the Bank intends to lend $1.2bn annually to Pakistan.
If any measure of real autonomy is to be achieved, there is a need to redefine role of public debt management.
Both Aamir and Mohib lost on points in their round-of-16 bouts in the light welterweight and light flyweight categories.
About 300,000 acres of cotton area had been affected by floods, much less than previous estimates of 700,000-800,000.
BANGALORE: Lahore Lions captain Mohammad Hafeez has been reported for suspected illegal bowling action following his...
ADB agrees to finance a $65 million private sector power project being set up on Poonch river, upstream Mangla Dam.
Hockey team rout Oman to book semi-final against Malaysia
Man of the match Umar Akmal remained not out on 73 and played vital role in a 16-run victory against the South Africans.
This amount will help in clearing employees’ salary of 45 days by next week, says spokesman Shazim Akhtar.
GDP growth projected at 4.2pc reflects some easing of fiscal consolidation.
Pakistan’s government is seeking to raise about $815 million with the sale of shares in OGDCL.
Google previously avoided potentially billions in fines when it struck a deal in February with the European Commission.
Market capitalisation crossed over the Rs7 trillion mark with addition of Rs28 billion.