KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) imprisoned leader Waseem Akhtar emerged victorious as Karachi’s mayor as polling to elect mayor and deputy mayor of Karachi along with chairmen and vice chairmen of local councils across Sindh ended here on Wednesday.
AMATRICE, ITALY: A strong earthquake brought down buildings in mountainous central Italy early on Wednesday, trapping residents and sending others fleeing into the streets, with at least 20 people believed killed.
MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri spoke against marriage and said that that she was not into it.
FRANKFURT: Strong foreign trade and buoyant consumption drove Germany’s economy, Europe’s largest, to better-than-expected growth in the second quarter, federal statistics office Destatis said on Wednesday.
SOUTHAMPTON: Pakistan have won the toss and elected to bat in the first one day international against England being played at the Rose Bowl stadium.
MIAMI, UNITED STATES: Youths who suffer traumatic brain injuries such as concussions are more likely than their unharmed siblings of experiencing long-term psychological and social problems, a major study said Tuesday.