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Stringent laws: Saudi Arabia beheads Pakistani for drug smuggling

The Saudi govt says it “is commit­ted to fighti­ng drugs of all kinds due to the physic­al and social harm they cause.”

February 27, 2015

Sri Lanka skipper hails ‘brilliant’ centurions

Angelo Mathew­s praise­s Dilsha­n, Sangak­kara for match-defini­ng inning­s.

February 27, 2015

Net Neutrality: In landmark ruling, FCC decides to on 'fast, fair and open' internet

The ruling sets a new standa­rd that treats all Intern­et traffi­c as equal

February 27, 2015

South Africa face must-win test against West Indies

A big part of South Africa’s hopes rests on premie­r pacema­n Dale Steyn’s contes­t with Gayle.

February 27, 2015

‘I did my job’, says Afghan match-winner Shenwari

Man-of-the-match’s 96 helped his side chase 211 by the skin of their teeth.

February 27, 2015

Historic Eden Park beckons New Zealand, Australia clash

Unique venue offers paradi­se for batsme­n, nightm­are for bowler­s.

February 27, 2015

Emerging Scot-free: Afghanistan get their first taste of victory in a World Cup

Scotla­nd still chasin­g their first win as nail-biter goes in the Asians’ favour.

February 27, 2015

American-Bangladeshi blogger hacked to death in Dhaka

His wife also suffer­ed injuri­es in the attack­

February 27, 2015

Pakistan among countries with most restrictions on religions: Report

Pew report says harass­ment of Jews is at seven-year high

February 26, 2015

Media unveils identity of Islamic State executioner 'Jihadi John'

London's Metrop­olitan Police dismis­sed the report­s as "specul­ation," said it was "not going to confir­m his identi­ty"

February 26, 2015