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October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Farhan finishes last in Youth Olympics weightlifting

LAHORE: Pakistan weightlifter Farhan Amjad Butt finished at the sixth and last position of the 85 kgs weight category of 2O18 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The 85 kg men’s class winner was Ficco Cristiano of Italy who lifted 145+180=325 kgs to claim gold medal. He was followed by Babayev Tamenkhan of Azerbaijan who lifted 142+174=316 kgs for silver

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Mixed fortune for Inayatullah at Youth Olympic Games

KARACHI: Pakistan’s young wrestler Inayatullah set his bronze medal fight against a grappler of the United States when he showed mixed results in his first two bouts of the 65 kilogramme event at the Youth Olympic Games being held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Sunday. His bronze medal fight was scheduled to be held at 1:15am PST last night

September 24, 2018 7:28 PM Pakistan raises India's violation of Indus Water Treaty with World Bank

NEW YORK: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met with World Bank President Jim Yong Kim on the sidelines of United Nations General Assembly and raised the issue of the construction of water reservoirs by India in violation of Indus Waters Treaty. “Water issue should not be politicized and should be dealt as a humanitarian issue,” Qureshi told the World 1

September 13, 2018 12:00 AM United Tech to pay $14 mln for illegal foreign payments

WASHINGTON: United Technologies Corp will pay $13.9 million to settle charges it made illegal payments or provided trips and gifts to officials from Azerbaijan, China, Kuwait, South Korea, Pakistan, Thailand and Indonesia in order to obtain business, the top U.S. securities regulator said on Wednesday. The Connecticut-based company did not admit or deny the findings 1

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Pak Navy ship visits Algeria

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Navy Ship ASLAT visited Port Algiers, Algeria from as part of overseas deployment to Mediterranean & European countries. Earlier, the ship had also visited Port Aqaba, Jordan. This was the first ever visit by a PN Ship to Algeria. Prior entry into the territorial waters of Algeria, Algerian Coast Guard Patrol Craft ARNAB (P-378) and DENEB 15

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM World Junior Weightlifting C’ships: Medal hopeful Nooh to compete tomorrow

KARACHI: Pakistan’s highly talented young weightlifter Nooh Dastagir Butt is expected to pull off a medal when he competes in the World Junior Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent on Sunday (tomorrow). He will feature in the +105kg competitions. This is the first time that Pakistan is participating in the event.Nooh, along with his coach Irfan Butt and manager 10

June 11, 2018 3:07 PM Azerbaijan envoy meets COAS

RAWALPINDI: Azerbaijan’s ambassador to Pakistan called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the military’s media wing Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement on Monday. Ambassador Ali Alizada and COAS General Bajwa exchanged ideas on matters related to regional peace and stability and bilateral interests, the statement 20

May 26, 2018 12:00 AM Police say $13b laundered through Estonia

TALLINN/COPENHAGEN: More than $13 billion were laundered through banks in the small Baltic state of Estonia from 2012-2016, with at least 7.3 billion euros in assets through non-resident bank accounts, police said on Friday. The European Union member country has been rocked by revelations of money laundering from Russia, Moldova and Azerbaijan via non-resident 8

April 29, 2018 12:00 AM Vettel on pole for Azerbaijan Grand Prix

BAKU, Azerbaijan: Ferrari´s championship leader Sebastian Vettel claimed pole for Sunday´s Azerbaijan Grand Prix ahead of a revived Lewis Hamilton in a crash-strewn qualifying session on the streets of Baku on Saturday. The German, who leads defending the four-time champion Hamilton by nine points after three races this season, clocked a best lap in one minute 18

April 2, 2018 12:00 AM Shujaat, Pervaiz discuss CPEC with Chinese envoy

LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Q President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain has said that in every difficult time China has supported the people of Pakistan and Pakistan-China friendship has become an example for the world. The PML-Q president Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain and senior central leader and former deputy prime minister Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi hosted a luncheon 15