KARACHI: Chief Selector of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Inzamam-ul-Haq on Tuesday responded to the criticism that has followed Fawad Alam’s axing from England and Ireland tour. Talking about Alam’s selection, the former skipper said the selection committee found Saad Ali better than Fawad. He said, “Fawad Alam is an outstanding player but in the last three years there are others on the top of the list." “We got him here in the nets but we found Saad Ali to be better, and the decision to prefer Saad was unanimous,…
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated federal appellate Judge Neil Gorsuch as his Supreme Court nominee, tilting the balance of the court back in the conservatives' favor. Trump's pick would fill the long-vacant ninth position on the bench -- empty since Antonin Scalia died in February 2016. "Judge Gorsuch has outstanding legal skills, a brilliant mind, tremendous discipline, and has earned bipartisan support," Trump said at the White House. "He will make an incredible justice as soon as the Senate…
ILLAPEL, CHILE: Residents picked through the rubble of destroyed buildings in central Chile on Thursday after a magnitude 8.3 earthquake killed eight people and sent powerful waves barreling into coastal areas, forcing more than 1 million people from their homes.