Staff Reporter

  • TLONDON/ISLAMBAD - Local Afghan Taliban leaders are hindering global efforts to end polio, but Afghanistan and Pakistan must continue their fight to “get to zero” cases, the philanthropist Bill Gates said Monday. In a telephone interview with Reuters, Gates was optimistic about the ...

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  • TKARACHI - PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto will lead the two day “Karwan-e-Bhutto Train March” from Karachi to Larkana today (Tuesday). He would address the PPP loyalists at more than 20 stations across the province. Giving details of the visit, the PPP Sindh spokesman and former Senator ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the introduction of local government system in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is aimed at empowering the people to take decisions locally for development goals. Addressing a meeting to review progress in introducing new local government system in the province ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - President Arif Alvi Monday said the Constitution of Pakistan guarantees full protection to rights of children and the government will fulfil its responsibility of protecting the child rights. Addressing the launching ceremony of National Child Labour Survey, the President said this ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing delivered emergency relief assistance to Balochistan on behalf of the Red Cross Society of China on the recent flood across the province, a Chinese embassy statement said yesterday.  Governor Balochistan Aman Ullah Khan Yasinzai and Secretary ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) President Brig (r) Khalid Sajjad Khokhar and all members of the federation have expressed their grief over the demise of Riaz Ahmed, brother of PHF Secretary Shahbaz Ahmed Senior. The PHF chief, on behalf of entire hockey community, prayed to Almighty Allah ...

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  • TLAHORE - The five-member Pakistan junior golf team comprising three boys and two girls returned from Vietnam after participating in the 13th Faldo Series Asia Grand Final, which was contested at the Laguna Lan Co Golf Course in Da Nang, Vietnam. A total of 22 countries took part in Nick Faldo Event ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Defending champions Federal Areas and Balochistan recorded impressive victories on the opening day of the 8th NBP Disabled T20 Pentangular Cup 2019, which commenced at National Sports Complex Ground, Karachi on Monday. In the first match, Punjab were bowled out for 148 in 19.3 overs. ...

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  • TLAHORE - Two-day Lahore Carnival concluded in Jillani Park on Sunday. The event was organised by district administration. On the first day of carnival, Governor Punjab’s Parveen Sarwar along with MPA Musarrat Cheema and DC Lahore Saleha Saeed participated in the event as chief guest and ...

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  • TLAHORE - Punjab Food Authority (PFA) Sunday commenced inspection drive of food points situated at motorway and highways. PFA Director General Muhammad Usman visited several service areas and shut down three restaurants and punished one food business operators with a fine ticket. PFA’s ...

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  • THAFIZABAD - Two boys were killed while six others including two women sustained injuries in two separate road accidents on Sunday. According to police, a van rammed into a rickshaw near Uddoki Village, resultantly, five-year-old Azan Ahmad died on the spot while Muhammad Azam, Asima Bibi, Ali ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Defense Housing Authority arranged Jashn-e-Baharan festival and a prize distribution ceremony at ‘H’ Park Phase 6 on Sunday. A large number of floriculture lovers across the city, residents, notables and many from different segments of the society attended the ...

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  • TBAHAWALNAGAR - Like other parts of the country, Pakistan Day was celebrated with national fervour and zeal in Bahawalnagar. A ceremony was held at Abdul Razzaq Shaheed Police Lines to pay homage to police martyrs. The event was attended by Regional Police Officer Imran Mehmood, DPO Ammara Athar, DC ...

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  • TISLAMABAD     -    Naseemuddin won the open category of the 1st Islamabad Marathon Race 2019 organised by Street Champions Pakistan from 7th Avenue to Damn-e-Koh Islamabad on Sunday. MNA Ali Nawaz Awan, who is also special advisor to Prime Minister, was the chief guest ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Sultan Muhammad stunned Muhammad Majid Ali of Punjab 4-3 on the fifth day of the Jubilee Insurance 44th National Snooker Championship 2019 at Karachi Gymkhana on Sunday. Sindh’s Sultan Muhammad edged past Majid 4-3 with the score of 15-104 (71), 69-13, 50-41, 1-63(54), 71-19 (53), ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Taimoor helped Ravi Football Club stun CDA 1-0 in the Islamabad Meridian Football League 2019 match played here at T&T Football ground. IFA Secretary Syed Shrafat Hussian Bukhari was the chief guest on the occasion, while vice president Syed Muqabil Hussian Naqvi, Nasir Ismail, Rana ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan on Sunday inaugurated small industrial estate in Malakand and said the government is committed to resolving all the issues of industrial sector. The inauguration event was attended by a large number of people and high-level officials. ...

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  • TLAHORE - Lahore Garrison Polo Club (LGPC) defeated Lahore Polo and Country Club (LPCC) by 7-5 to win the Challenge Polo Exhibition Match 2019 played here at LPCC ground on Saturday. Lt Col Omer Minhas emerged as hero of the day for LPGC as he fired in fabulous five goals in his team’s triumph ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan’s middle-order batsman Haris Sohail said he would have felt better on scoring his maiden century in the first one-day international against Australia in Sharjah on Friday had his team won the match. Haris’ 115-ball 101 not out formed the basis of Pakistan’s ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pakistan’s successful Test fast bowler Mohammad Abbas has shown pride in wearing a green shirt on his one-day debut, hoping he could take wickets with the white ball as he has done with the red. The 29-year-old made his one-day debut in the first day-night international, taking one ...

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  • TLAHORE - Lahore Polo and Country Club is conducting an exhibition polo match here at its ground today (Saturday) to mark the Pakistan Day. The match will be played between Lahore Polo and Country Club (LPCC) and Lahore Garrison Polo Club (LGPC) while Diamond Paints will be cooperating with the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Sohail Shahzad moved into the fourth round of the Jubilee Insurance 44th National Snooker Championship 2019 after defeating Rambail Gul 4-2 in the round match played at Gymkhana Snooker Hall, Karachi on Friday. Sohail started the first frame on a high and won it 82-10. He took the ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – Decent Tigers hammered National U-19 Club by 8 wickets in the Twin Cities Colts U-19 Super Cricket Championship 2019 first match played here at Diamond Ground on Friday.  With this victory, Decent Tigers grabbed semifinal spot. Batting first, National U-19 scored 117-7 in 20 ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Shehbaz steered Diamond Cricket Academy (DCA) to a 5-wicket victory over Robin U-19 Club in the Twin Cities Colts U-19 Super Cricket Championship 2019 first match played here at Diamond Ground on Thursday. Batting first, Robin Club could score 109 for the loss of 8 wickets in 15 overs. ...

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  • TLAHORE -  Descon, Netsol, ICI and 3D Modeling registered victories in the Professor Mukhtar Ahmed Butt Memorial Cricket Tournament. In the first match at race course cricket ground, ICI beat Akzonobel by 106 runs. ICI scored 218-3 with Nadeem Abbas and Zohaib Shahid making unbeaten 84 and 73 ...

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  • TPESHAWAR - To create awareness about latest changes in the income tax and sale tax laws and filling of tax returns, a training workshop for the business community held here on Wednesday. The seminar was organized by Sarhad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) in collaboration with Small and ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry has urged the government to resolve the issues of paper and packaging industry as high utility and paper prices were posing challenges. Talking to a delegation of Corrugated Cartons Association on Wednesday, LCCI Senior Vice President Khawaja ...

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  • TLAHORE - The members of the Senate’s standing committee on production and industries paid a visit to the Indus Motor Company (IMC). Chief Executive of IMC Ali Asghar Jamali briefed the members about company’s contributions to economy and how it was developing local vendor base to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Managing Director Waseem Khan has said that the PCB has a great and significant role in helping Pakistan cricket and its role can’t be minimized. Waseem expressed these views during the book launching ceremony of ‘Another Perspective’ ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - After PSL, Peshawar Zalmi completes preparations for Global Zalmi League (GZL), which starts today (in Islamabad. Total 16 teams will compete during the event while all matches will be broadcasted with help of Sportsfever360. After a successful PSL 4, Peshawar Zalmi is all set to launch ...

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