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No advice for closure of any embassy in Islamabad: FO

Daily Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
ISLAMABAD - Foreign Office has clarified that no advice has been given to close any embassy in the federal capital in the wake of prevailing political crisis.
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261 more stranded Pakistanis evacuated from Libya

The Express Tribune - ‎1 hour ago‎
Smoke rises following an air strike in Libya's eastern coastal city of Benghazi on September 1, 2014. Libya's toothless outgoing government admitted from its safe refuge in the east of the country that it has in effect lost control of Tripoli to armed militias.
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Australia v/s South Africa: Lusty hitting from Mitchell Marsh leads to Australian ...

Daily News & Analysis - ‎2 hours ago‎
A swashbuckling innings from Mitchell Marsh helped Australia bounce back from two successive defeats to beat South Africa by 62 runs and reach the final of the triangular one-day series on Tuesday.
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UPDATE 1-Death toll from Congo Ebola outbreak rises to 31

Reuters - ‎4 hours ago‎
(Adds confirmation outbreak is separate from West African one). KINSHASA, Sept 2 (Reuters) - The death toll from an outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Djera region of northern Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to 31, the government said on Tuesday, ...
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This is who Steven Sotloff was and this is how we should remember him

The Independent - ‎11 minutes ago‎
On his Twitter account Steven Sotloff described himself as a “stand-up philosopher from Miami”, while on his Facebook page he listed his favourite films as Lawrence of Arabia and The Big Lebowski.
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11 securitymen killed in attack on convoy in Egypt

Times of Oman - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cairo: An attack on a convoy killed 11 members of the Egyptian security forces in the Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday, security and medical sources said.
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China's investigations in foreign companies open, fair: FM spokesman

People's Daily Online - ‎7 hours ago‎
BEIJING, Sept. 2 -- China's ongoing investigations into foreign companies are "open and fair", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said Tuesday.
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Britain asks citizens to review travel plans to Pakistan

Business Standard - ‎2 hours ago‎
The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has advised its citizens to review their planned trips to Pakistan in view of the volatile security situation in the country.
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TJA invites KCCI members to Istanbul jewellery show

Business Recorder - ‎8 hours ago‎
Consultant Turkish Jewellery Association (TJA), Oguz Ozdemir invited members of Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) to participate in Istanbul Jewellery Show scheduled to be held from October 16 to October 19, 2014.
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S. Korea inflation slows to 1.4% in August

GlobalPost - ‎5 hours ago‎
South Korea's inflation rate slowed to 1.4 percent in August, helped by stable prices of farming goods, government data showed Tuesday.
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Brent oil sinks to 15-month low

Business Recorder - ‎2 hours ago‎
image NEW YORK: Brent crude oil futures fell to the lowest level in 15 months on Tuesday, pressured by the prospect of slowing oil demand growth in China and Europe, while a strong dollar and ample supplies pressured US prices.
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Business Recorder - ‎7 hours ago‎
image KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher on Tuesday having 29260.29 shares with a positive change of 766.55 and volume of 131,871,010 shares.
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Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Release Date Gets Pre-Order ...

Crossmap - ‎5 hours ago‎
Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire release date is fast approaching, and news of pre-order bonuses has begun to make rounds. Advertisement.
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We played a perfect game today, says Dhoni

The Hindu - ‎25 minutes ago‎
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels his side played a “perfect game” on Tuesday as the visitors thrashed England by nine wickets in the fourth One-Dayer to take an invincible 3-0 lead in thne five-match series here.
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Mohammad Yousuf: Afridi should replace Misbah as Pakistan captain

International News Network - ‎5 minutes ago‎
New Delhi: Former Pakistan captain, Mohammad Yousuf, insists that it is imperative for the Pakistan Cricket Board to replace veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi as team's skipper for Misbah-ul-Haq, Indian media reported on Tuesday.
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Kabir resigns as Afghanistan coach

Business Standard - ‎1 hour ago‎
Afghanistan cricket today suffered a major blow just a few months before their participation in their first ever 50-over World Cup as long serving coach Kabir Khan stepped down due to differences with the country's Board.
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Hockey Player Manpreet Singh named Junior Men Player of the Year by AHF

Jagran Josh - ‎6 hours ago‎
Hockey Player Manpreet Singh on 31 August 2014 named Junior Men Player of the Year by Asian Hockey Federation. The announcement was made at Asian Hockey Federation in the Congress held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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Youth Olympians show potential for Team GB in Rio & Tokyo

BBC Sport - ‎6 hours ago‎
The Nanjing Youth Olympics in China were a huge success for Great Britain - with a squad of 32 athletes winning a total of 24 medals.
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Pakistan Fashion Design Council officially announces PFDC L'Oréal Paris Bridal ...

Dispatch News Desk - ‎7 hours ago‎
LAHORE: The Pakistan Fashion Design Council [PFDC] proudly announces their fourth consecutive season of PFDC L'Oréal Paris Bridal Week 2014 [#PLBW2014] scheduled to take place in Lahore from 30th September to 02nd October 2014 in collaboration ...
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The 10 Highest-Grossing Summer Movies Of 2014

Business Insider - ‎2 hours ago‎
"Guardians of the Galaxy" is still going strong at the box office after a month in theaters. "Guardians of the Galaxy" is now officially the highest-grossing movie at the domestic box office for the year, and until the next "Hunger Games" sequel is out in November, ...
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Daily Consumption of Pistachios Decreases Risks Of Diabetes

Techsonia - ‎55 minutes ago‎
As reported by the latest study, people exposed to the danger of developing diabetes in future could reduce the risk by eating pistachios.
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Younis Khan pleads fans to pray for nephew's soul

Cricket Country - ‎13 hours ago‎
Pakistan's middle-order batsman Younis Khan pleaded to his fans to pray for his nephew so that her soul rest in peace. Younis had to fly back home while Pakistan was touring Sri Lanka, as soon as he received the news of his nephews' demise.
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Eco-Internship Programme: WWF-P holds ceremony to certify students

Business Recorder - ‎11 hours ago‎
Students were certified as "Eco-Interns" at a ceremony held at the head office of World Wide Funds for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-P) on Monday.
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Cave carving may be 1st known example of Neanderthal rock art

Fox News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Around 39,000 years ago, a Neanderthal huddled in the back of a seaside cave at Gibraltar, safe from the hyenas, lions and leopards that might have prowled outside.
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Daily Beast - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Russian space agency announced that all five of the geckos sent into space for the purposes of sexual experiments have died. The scientific casualties were discovered when the Foton-M4 satellite carrying the geckos returned to Earth on Monday.
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Seismic activity calms down near Iceland volcano

New Zealand Herald - ‎39 minutes ago‎
LONDON (AP) Experts say the seismic activity near the Bardarbunga volcano on Iceland is calming down while tall fountains of fire and lava continue to lick the air along a volcanic fissure, producing a huge plume of steam and gas.
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Watch a beautiful, powerful solar eruption

Los Angeles Times - ‎22 minutes ago‎
New video provides an amazing view of a recent solar eruption captured by a NASA spacecraft orbiting the sun. Material can be seen bursting from the surface of the sun in an M-class coronal mass ejection.