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July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Three Pak players to join team in Bahrain today

KARACHI: Three Pakistan players who could not proceed with the team to Bahrain on Tuesday because of visas issue would now fly out of Lahore for Manama on Wednesday (today), an official of Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) said. “Zain-ul-Abdeen, Abdul Basit and Murtaza Hussain will leave for Bahrain tomorrow. They have got visas,” the official told ‘The News’

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan football squad off to Bahrain

LAHORE: Pakistan football squad flew to Bahrain on Tuesday for a series of practice matches scheduled before the Asian Games and SAFF Cup. Players who departed from Lahore included Waseem Asghar, Adeel Ali, Yousuf Ahmed, Mohsin Ali, M Sohail, Arsalan Ali, M Umair, Ali Khan, M Riaz, Ahsanullah, Mehdi Hassan, Shehbaz Younus, M Usman, Sadullah, Faisal Iqbal

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM Bahrain’s economy shrinks in Q1 as oil production sags

DUBAI: Bahrain´s economy shrank on an annual basis in the first quarter of 2018 for the first time in at least seven years, hit by a fall in oil production, data from the official statistics agency showed on Wednesday. The figures may increase concern about the health of Bahrain´s economy as it struggles with a current account gap and a large state budget 3

July 10, 2018 12:00 AM Pak handball team’s training camp moved to Lahore

KARACHI: The training camp of Pakistan handball team in connection with the Asian Games has been shifted from Islamabad to Lahore due to lack of a proper hall at the federal capital’s Pakistan Sports Complex whose Liaquat Gymnasium is not ready for training. “Our camp has been shifted to Lahore where Sports Board Punjab has given us the hall and the players 1

July 10, 2018 12:00 AM WAPDA to feature in Asian Club Volleyball Championship

KARACHI: Pakistan’s top team WAPDA will participate in the Asian Club Volleyball Championship to be held at Naypyidaw, Myanmar, from July 30 to August 6. A senior official of the Pakistan Volleyball Federation (PVF) said that the event will help some players of Pakistan to get match practice ahead of the Asian Games slated to be held in the Indonesian

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM Qatar discussed Russian arms deal: Emir Tamim

PARIS: The leader of Qatar said on Friday that he had discussed buying an advanced air defence system from Russia with President Vladimir Putin, but that no decision had been taken. News that Qatar might be on the verge of buying the S-400 missile system has alarmed the gas-rich Gulf state´s neighbour Saudi Arabia, which is reportedly lobbying hard to try to stop the acquisition 3

July 6, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan drawn in Group D of Asiad soccer

LAHORE: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Thursday announced the pools of the Asian Games Football and Pakistan had been drawn in Pool D. The 24 regional teams have been drawn in six pools of four teams each and on Pool D Pakistan are drawn with Japan, Nepal and Vietnam. The defending champions South Korea that won the 2018 Asian Games in Palembang 2

June 29, 2018 12:00 AM Asian, Oceania U18 Volleyball: Movahedi confident Pakistan will do well against New Zealand

KARACHI: Pakistan’s Iranian volleyball coach Hamid Movahedi on Thursday said that his youth side would try to offer good resistance to strong New Zealand in their group opener of the 12th Asian and Oceania Boys Under-18 Volleyball Championship in Tabriz, Iran, on Friday (today). “You know New Zealand are very strong. Their players are physically very strong 2

June 25, 2018 12:00 AM S Arabia overturns ban on women driving

Saudi women celebrated taking the wheel for the first time in decades on Sunday as the kingdom overturned the world’s only ban on female motorists, a historic reform expected to usher in a new era of social mobility. The much-trumpeted move is part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s plan to modernise the conservative petrostate -- but it has been dented 1

June 23, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan set to appear in U18 Volleyball Championship in Iran

KARACHI: Pakistan youth volleyball team was scheduled to fly out of Islamabad for Iran late Friday night to make its debut in the 12th Asian and Oceania Under-18 Volleyball Championship which will be held in Tabriz, Iran, from June 29 to July 6. In the 18-team event, Pakistan are bracketed with New Zealand and Uzbekistan. The Green-shirts will begin