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  • 'Suicidal' mechanic steals and crashes empty plane from Seattle airport

    No others involved,” Troyer wroteThe suspect was identified as a 29-year-old airline mechanic and Pierce county resident who “acted alone”, Troyer added, confirming that there were “no passengers on the plane” when it crashed...

    The sheriff's office also said that the F-15s, which were scrambled out of Portland, in the nearby state of Oregon, arrived minutes after the plane was stolen and kept the aircraft “out of harm's way and...

  • Babar steals limelight with all-round show

    Batting, Zone-I crumbled against Babar’s occasional off-breaks to be dismissed for a measly 129 in their first innings despite opener Farrukh Rizvi making 59 (eight fours and two sixes)...

    Zone-VI earned a substantial lead of 152 by declaring their first innings at 281-8 midway through the 76th over with Babar and the two openers, Jaahid Ali and Fazal Subhan, all crossing 50...

  • Van Gaal steals show at Manchester United Awards

    He then took to the stage to deliver a rambling seven-minute speech, at one point punching the air and roaring “Yes!” as he recalled a team meeting at which captain Wayne Rooney had urged the team to push for second place in the Premier League...

    After concluding his speech, which was broadcast live on United's in-house television channel MUTV, Van Gaal returned to the stage and interrupted the presenter by saying: “Hello, hello! Pay...

  • Young singer steals show at Swat cultural night

    The event was organised after an elapse of 15 years wherein around 3,000 persons including university students, teachers, activists of various political parties and notables from district Swat gathered to discuss students’ issues and enjoy Pashto music...

    The grandsons of former Wali-i-Swat, Adnan Aurangzeb and Miagul Umar Farooq Bacha, Wajid Ali Khan, Naeem Qazi, Sajjad Khan, Sher Shah Khan and Abaseen Yousafzai also attended the...

  • Own goal steals show as Inter Milan overpower Chelsea

    SINGAPORE: Inter Milan’s Geoffrey Kondogbia entered the annals of sporting infamy with a remarkable own goal but the Italian side held on to win 2-1 and condemn Chelsea to a successive pre-season defeat on Saturday in Singapore...

    Inter led by two goals from Ivan Perisic and Stevan Jovetic, before what was supposed to be a routine back pass from substitute Kondogbia looped over his own goalkeeper and nestled into the top corner of the...

  • Young poet steals show at Naranjgul Mushaira

    PESHAWAR: The Afghan refugee bards and local Pashto poets gathered at a local hotel to strengthen their call for a permanent peace and political stability in the war-hit Pakhtun belt...

    Around 50 Afghan refugee bards and 20 local poets recited their poems, focusing on peace, political stability and elimination of militancy from the restive region...

  • Sensational Sharjeel steals the show

    Opting to bat first, Touchme CC rode on Sharjeel’s heroics to post the highest-ever T20 total of 273-6 at this venue, surpassing 268 made by Total Energy in 2001 in a match that saw Pakistan current T20 skipper Shahid Afridi blast his way to 156 and late Karachi all-rounder Arif Mahmood 70...

    Sharjeel faced just 62 balls for his remarkable tally of 163, of which 138 came through 15 fours and 13 sixes...

  • Swift wins top Grammy, but Lamar steals show

    LOS ANGELES: Taylor Swift made history on Monday as the first woman to win the top Grammy twice, but rapper Kendrick Lamar took home five awards and delivered an electrifying, politically charged performance that rocked the gala...

    The top prizes on the music industry’s biggest night mainly went to mainstream chart-toppers, with Swift taking the Album of the Year prize for “1989” and the retro party anthem “Uptown Funk” winning Record...

  • Bihar steals Modi’s firecrackers

    Both backward caste leaders have made popular visits to Pakistan, and the BJP targeted them for this...

    Midway, however, his party got nervous and, shooting from the hip, claimed that a defeat for Mr Modi would be a victory for Pakistan...

  • Pervaiz steals the show for PML-N

    LAHORE: To the disappointment of his detractors, both within and outside the party, soft-spoken Pervaiz Rashid has come up to the expectations of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif by single-handedly running a successful election campaign for Azad Kashmir polls...

    The federal information minister with the help of his confidant and political secretary to PM Dr Asif Kirmani countered all personal attacks and propaganda against the Sharifs by...

  • Sun Shine steals limelight at Karachi races

    Iqbal and trained by Abid Ali Jan, the filly got the better of debutant bay horse Shadman in the opener that featured 12 horses...

    Filly Duran Duran was placed third, seven-and-a-half lengths behind while mare Delta Queen completed the board further beaten by two-lengths-and-a-half...

  • Haris steals limelight as more seeded cueists tumble

    KARACHI: After Sharjeel Mehmood and Asif Toba’s heroics the other day, it was prodigy Haris Tahir’s turn to steal the limelight on the second day of the eighth National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) Ranking Snooker Championship at the bank’s sports complex on Tuesday...

    In fact, Haris, who is the reigning national under-18 champion and under-21 runner-up, set alarm bells ringing when he sent former Pakistan No 1 Imran Shehzad packing 4-1...

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