A sparkling century by Virat Kohli and Ishant Sharma’s four wickets put India on the cusp of a big win over Bangladesh on just the second day of their maiden day-night Test on Saturday.
After beginning their second innings 340 runs behind Australia and then losing three cheap wickets in the afternoon session on Saturday, the Pakistanis put up stern resistance Sunday before finally succumbing late in the final session.
Major General Asif Ghafoor of the Pakistan Armed Forces said on Twitter, 'Salute to brave #Ilyas for displaying courage to stop an absolutely deplorable action.'
It’s heartening that global leaders who convened at the Reaching the Last Mile Forum in Abu Dhabi reaffirmed their commitment to eradicate polio and pledged $2.6 billion
The Amnesty International (AI) has issued an urgent action warning for the hazardous smog that has been engulfing Lahore, saying every resident of the city is at risk due to the poor air quality.
The procedure would be available to a person upon presenting a proof that the person has remitted $100,000 to Pakistan using legal banking systems within two years.
The world is facing a serious issue of climate change, and it is the need of the hour to take concrete efforts to address climate change together for the betterment of the whole world (“Kabul air pollution may be even deadlier than war,” Nov.17, Gulf Today). Now, slowly air pollution is gripping the world, after India and Pakistan now people in Afghanistan are being victims of air pollution.
No one is above the law. The country’s law is supreme. There is no other way for Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf other than to face the foreign funding case. Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf should prove in front of law that the party is innocent and all the allegations levelled against them are baseless and wrong, (“ECP orders daily hearing in PTI’s foreign funding case,” Nov.22, Gulf Today).
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved $1 billion in immediate budget support to Pakistan to shore up the country’s public finances and help strengthen economy besides approving $300 million to support energy sector reforms.