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October 23, 2018 12:00 AM KPT’s miserable run continues

KARACHI: The miserable run of Karachi Port Trust (KPT) continued on Monday as they were overwhelmed by former champions Army 3-0 in their match of Pakistan Premier Football League at Punjab Stadium, Lahore. It was KPT’s fifth defeat in six matches. They are at the last position with just one point in their pocket.Army went ahead through a solid strike

October 22, 2018 5:45 AM Russian troops in Pakistan for joint militray training

ISLAMABAD: A Russian Army Contingent has arrived in Pakistan to participate in Pak-Russia Joint Training Excercise ‘Druzhba-III’, DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said in a statement Monday. "This is 3rd exercise as part of Pak-Russia bilateral training cooperation. The 1st Exercise was held in Pakistan during 2016, while 2nd in Russia during 2017, he further

October 22, 2018 12:00 AM Permission for tax-free shotgun import sought

KARACHI: National Rifle Association of Pakistan (NRAP) has requested Minister for Inter Provincial Coordination to allow duty-free import of shotgun and cartridges for Usman Chand who aims to qualify for 2020 Tokyo Olympics. In a letter to Dr Fahmida Mirza, Executive Vice President NRAP Javaid S Lodhi has said that Usman was a talented shooter who could

October 21, 2018 4:40 PM PM-SC dams fund receives Rs6.4 billion

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister and Chief Justice of Pakistan Dams Fund has received a total Rs 6.4 billion so far. The countrywide contribution to the fund stood at Rs 5.93 billion while Rs487.14 million was transferred from abroad, according to an update issued by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). The fund witnessed a boost after the recent speech of Prime

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Army, MTFA girls outplay opponents

LAHORE: Pakistan Army and Model Town Football Academy (MTFA) outclassed their opponents to earn big wins in National Women Football Championship here at Lahore. At Model Town Football Academy Ground Army team displayed excellent skills to keep pressure over Karachi Women FC. Swaiba was the star with 5 goals, Abiha scored 3, Kiran and Hina 2 goals each and Roshnan

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Goalkeeper Omar’s horror-show as NBP held by SNGPL

KARACHI: National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) were held to a 3-3 draw by Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) in their match of the 12th Pakistan Premier Football League at the Punjab Stadium Lahore on Saturday. In the action-packed outing in front of a sizeable crowd, Mohammad Shoaib put SNGPL ahead in the 16th minute. However, NBP managed a superb

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM By-polls on one NA, two PA seats today

KARACHI: By-polls for National Assembly seat NA-247, Sindh Assembly seat PS-111 and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly seat PK-71 will be held today (Sunday). The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has finalised all necessary arrangements for the by-elections to be held in a peaceful manner. The process of voting will start at 8:00am and will continue until

October 20, 2018 12:00 AM Pak Army team wins gold medal in Cambrian Patrol contest

RAWALPINDI: The 11-member Pakistan Army team won the gold medal, for the fourth consecutive time, in the world’s toughest Cambrian Patrol competition held at Wales, UK. Pakistani team was from a Battalion of Northern Light Infantry, the brave soldiers from Pakistan’s Gilgit Baltistan, says an ISPR press release issued here on Friday. 134 teams from 31 countries

October 20, 2018 12:00 AM Judicial commission begins probe into APS carnage

PESHAWAR: The judicial commission has started probe into the 2014 Army Public School carnage in which over 140 people, mostly students, were martyred. The Peshawar High Court on Friday issued a public notice, which stated that everyone specially the parents of the martyred students of APS, who have any evidence and want to record their statements before

October 19, 2018 12:00 AM Army rescues 13 people trapped in Diamer

DIAMER: A total of 13 people, who were trapped in Bahsal due to snowfall, were rescued by the Pakistan Army on Thursday, according to Geo News report. The rescued persons included seven children and six women, all of whom were living in Bahsal area of Diamer. They had gone up to the area, along with their cattle, for summer but were trapped due to unexpected