NEW DELHI: India captain Virat Kohli will cut short his stint with English county Surrey from next month because of exhaustion, an Indian cricket board official told AFP on Thursday. “Kohli will miss some of the county games. It has not been decided how many games he will miss or whether it will be the whole month,” said the senior Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) official, speaking on condition of anonymity ahead of a formal announcement. Indian media reports said Kohli had a disc injury and went to a…
KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) senior leader Aitzaz Ahsan on Thursday said former prime minister Nawaz Sharif needed no immunity from court appearance to visit his ailing spouse in London, ARY News reported. "The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) court does not give immunity to a person even if he himself is ailing. It has very rare chance. Plus, these are military cases, not common ones," he said while talking to ARY News program 'Off The Record'. However, Aitzaz said, the NAB court had summoned them on…
KARACHI: Pakistan’s veteran all-rounder, Shahid Afridi has stepped up to help the national hero Mansoor Ahmed, who is fighting for his life for the last one month due to deteriorating heart condition, which has reduced the organ’s functioning to just 20 percent. Former hockey player Mansoor Ahmed was struggling with health as well as with financials. At this time of need, nation’s cricketing hero Shahid Afridi came to the rescue of his hockey counterpart and announced that all his expenses will be born by Shahid Afridi…
NEW DELHI: India's air force risks a major capability gap opening up with China and Pakistan without new western warplanes or if local defense contractors can't produce what the military needs in a timely manner.
BANGKOK: Thailand's ailing but much adored King Bhumibol Adulyadej has been advised by doctors to cancel an annual appearance to mark his 87th birthday Friday, the palace said.
NEW DELHI: Pakistan plans to split ailing national flag carrier PIA into two companies and sell control of the core business to a global airline over the next 18 months, but political opposition to the sell-off will be intense, the country's privatisation czar said.