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October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Girls U-18 doubles title goes to Laiba, Amal

LAHORE: Raja Zulqarnain Haider (Punjab) won the U-18 Single Title and Alja Tariq (Balochistan) won the U-18 single Championships. In the Boys U-16 Single Qari Adnan from Khyber Paktunkhawa and in the Girls U-16 Single Sumaiya Tariq from Balochistan won the title. Umar Khan from Khyber Pakhtunkhawa took the U-14 Boys Single title. In the Boys Doubles

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM National Karate title goes to Wapda

LAHORE: Wapda won the 26th National Karate Championship that concluded at Quetta’s Ayub National Stadium (PSB Coaching Centre) on Sunday. Teams from all the affiliated units of Pakistan Karate Federation - Wapda, Army, Police, Railways, Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan, KP and Islamabad participated in the championship. In 26th National Men’s Karate Championship

October 14, 2018 11:48 AM By-election: Low voter turnout being witnessed across Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: As voting opened on 35 national and provincial seats, a low voter turnout is being witnessed in most of the constituencies. According to reports reaching here, turnout has been anything but satisfactory so far but this may pick the pace after mid-day. According to senior journalist Mazhar Abbas, lower voter turnout should be a cause for worry

October 13, 2018 12:00 AM WWF-Pakistan, Careem initiate mangrove plantation

KARACHI: As part of the Rung Do Pakistan campaign, the WWF-Pakistan and the Careem launched a mangrove plantation drive at Sandspit on Friday. Under this initiative, 180,000 saplings will be planted in the coastal belt of Pakistan. The initiative will not only help restore the lost mangrove forest cover but will also build resilience of the local communities 1

October 10, 2018 5:39 PM Armed assailants tried to barge into BNP chief Akhtar Mengal's residence

QUETTA: Unidentified armed assailants tried to barge the residence of Balochistan National Party (BNP) leader Akhtar Mengal in Wadh, a town in the Khuzdar District of Balochistan. BNP chief took to Twitter to share the news, saying "There has been an unsuccessful attempt to attack the Mengal residence in Wadh. Men tried to barge inside with grenades 4

October 10, 2018 12:00 AM Balochistan minister meets Buzdar

LAHORE: Balochistan Forest Minister Mir Ziaullah called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office on Tuesday. During the meeting, various matters of mutual interest, including promotion of inter-provincial harmony came under discussion. Usman Buzdar said that we all have to move along in the journey of national development and prosperity

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM Major reshuffle in NAB

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal made a major reshuffle in the top hierarchy of the Bureau on Monday with transfer and posting of its director generals and surrendered the officers who were posted in the NAB on deputation by the Establishment Division. The NAB has posted Director General (HQ) Muhammad

October 8, 2018 7:40 AM Cyclone Luban in Arabian Sea might impact Balochistan, Karachi: Met office

KARACHI: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has issued a warning entailing a predicted tropical storm named Luban gaining strength in the Arabian Sea. According to the PMD, a deep depression over south-east & adjoining east-central Arabian Sea has moved west-north-westwards with a speed of about 11 KT in last 6 hours and has laid centred on Sunday

October 6, 2018 9:48 AM PM Imran, COAS arrive in Quetta

QUETTA: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Quetta on Saturday with this being Khan's first Baluchistan visit since he took charge of office as premier. PM Khan was received at the airport by Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan, soon after which General Bajwa also landed in the provincial capital 1

October 6, 2018 12:00 AM 13-member National Economic Council formed

ISLAMABAD: President Arif Alvi constituted a 13-member National Economic Council on Friday which will be chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan, Geo News reported while citing a notification. The chief ministers of all the four provinces will be members of the NEC, which will also include Finance Minister Asad Umar, Planning Minister Khusro Bakhtiar, and PM’s adviser 1