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October 10, 2018 12:00 AM PAF topple WAPDA from top spot

KARACHI: Pakistan Air Force (PAF) toppled WAPDA from the top spot when they beat Chaman’s Afghan FC 2-0 in their outing of the 12th Pakistan Premier Football League at the Qasim Bagh Stadium in Multan on Monday night. International striker Mohammad Mujahid provided lead to PAF through a fine effort in the fifth minute.Afghan FC played aggressive game and troubled

October 9, 2018 12:07 PM US Rep on Afghan reconciliation holds talks with Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Ambasador Zalmay Khalilzad, Representative of the US Secretary of State on Afghan reconciliation who is on a five-nation peace mission for Afghanistan Tuesday held talks with Pakistan, in a bid to find peace to the war-torn country. Ambassador Khalilzad held delegation level talks with Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua and later met Foreign

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM WAPDA jump to top with narrow win over KPT

KARACHI: Former champions WAPDA jumped to the top spot when they recorded a narrow 1-0 win over Karachi Port Trust (KPT) in their outing of the 12th Pakistan Premier Football League at the Qasim Bagh Stadium in Multan on Sunday night. At the jam-packed venue, WAPDA hit the winner through their rookie striker Mohammad Khurram in the 72nd minute. Khurram

October 8, 2018 3:34 PM Afghan woman Bibi Noor taken to CMH for treatment: FO

Afghan woman Bibi Noor Zia, a patient of aeortic stenosis and arthritis, was shifted to CMH hospital for treatment after arriving at Torkham Pak-Afghan border. Foreign Office spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal took to Twitter on Monday to announce Zia’s crossing into Paksitan from Torkham border. This comes two days after Pakistan said it would provide free cancer

October 5, 2018 2:03 AM No progress in Afghan peace process without involving Pakistan: Qureshi

WASHINGTON: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that there can be no progress in the Afghan peace process without involving Pakistan and this cooperation can only be gained in a friendly manner. In a wide-ranging news conference at the end of his 10-day visit to the United States, Mr Qureshi pointed out that Pakistan had a 70-year-old relationship 4

October 5, 2018 12:00 AM Two injured in Jamrud grenade attack

JAMRUD: Two persons including a girl sustained injuries in a hand grenade attack on a hujra (male guesthouse) on the Pak-Afghan Highway on Thursday, official sources said. They said unidentified people lobbed a hand grenade into the Hujra of one, Naeem. As a result of explosion, one Wahid and six-month-old Mahnoor got multiple injuries. They were shifted 2

October 3, 2018 5:46 PM In meeting with FM Qureshi, Pompeo calls on Taliban to negotiate

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pressed Afghanistan's Taliban to come to the table to end the long-running war as he called on Pakistan to play a supportive role, the State Department said on Wednesday. The top US diplomat, who met Khan last month in Islamabad, “emphasised the important role Pakistan could play in bringing about a negotiated settlement 1

October 1, 2018 12:00 AM Blast damages two school rooms in Arandu near Afghan border

CHITRAL: Two rooms of a government primary school were damaged in an explosion in the remote Arandu tehsil bordering Kunar province of Afghanistan on Sunday. Sources said that Afghanistan-based terrorists had planted the explosives inside the Government Primary School at Arandu Gol in Chitral district and triggered the explosion early in the day. Sub-Divisional 1

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM SNGPL whip ASM, CAA hold SSGC in PPFL

KARACHI: Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) overwhelmed Ashraf Sugar Mills (ASM) 2-0, while Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) held strong Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) to a goalless draw in their matches of the Pakistan Premier Football League at Qasim Bagh Stadium in Multan on Friday night. SNGPL, who made it to the country’s top-tier league

September 24, 2018 3:10 PM UNHCR Representative lauds Pakistan’s efforts for Afghan refugees

ISLAMABAD: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Representative for Pakistan, Ms Ruven Menikdiwela Monday called on Federal Minister for Human Rights Minister Dr Shireen Mazari. They discussed the matters related to mutual cooperation and the problems of the Afghan refugees settled in Pakistan. UNHCR Representative while appreciating 1