LAGOS: Online sports betting is booming in soccer-mad Nigeria largely thanks to payment systems developed by homegrown technology firms that are starting to make online businesses more viable. For years, mobile payments failed to take…
KABUL/WASHINGTON: Prospects have risen for negotiations between the Taliban and the United States after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani called a ceasefire and allowed militants to roam into cities in a gamble to encourage peace talks. The…
LAHORE: Billions of rupees have been put at stake on high-voltage clash between Pakistan and India in the World T20 on Saturday, ARY News reported.
KARACHI/CHRISTCHURCH: Chief selector of the Pakistan Cricket team, Moeen Khan on Sunday night gambled nearly 10 to 15 thousand US dollars at a casino in Christchurch, New Zealand, ARY News cited an eye witness as saying.
LONDON: Having just waved goodbye to a player who constantly courted controversy, Liverpool rolled out the welcome mat to Mario Balotelli on Monday, whose maverick if inconsistent talent is perhaps only rivaled by his ability to cause…