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October 18, 2018 12:00 AM Bahawalpur clinch T20 Blind Cricket Trophy

KARACHI: Bahawalpur won Grade-1 NBP T20 Blind Cricket Trophy, beating Islamabad in the final at Lahore Gymkhana Cricket Ground in Lahore. Bahawalpur batted first and scored 205 runs for the loss of six wickets. Muhammad Rashid was their top scorer with 54 runs and Moeen Ali made 25. Islamabad managed 171 for the loss of six wickets. Anees Javed’s 62-run inning

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Blind T20 Cricket semifinalists decided

LAHORE: The semifinal line ups of National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) T-20 Blind Cricket Trophy 2018 Grade-1 & Grade-2 were decided on Sunday at various venues of Lahore and Gujranwala. In the grade II first semifinal will be played between Attock and Multan while second semifinal will take place between Karachi and Faisalabad at Jinnah Stadium, Gujranwala

June 26, 2018 12:52 PM Yousaf Saleem sworn in as Pakistan’s first blind judge

LAHORE: History has been made, as Yousaf Saleem became the first blind judge in Pakistan after taking oath of civil judge here on Tuesday. Yousaf was among 21 candidates who were sworn in for the post of civil judges today. While Yousaf became the first blind judge in Pakistan, there are numerous examples of visually-impaired judges in other countries 5

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Blind people continue protest on consecutive 7th day

LAHORE: The continued seven day long protest of merely 10 visually impaired people on the track of Lahore Metro Bus Service has resulted into a huge loss for the government and troubles for the commuters. The bus service suspension has caused Rs189 million to the government while 9, 30, 000 people have been barred from travelling. The utility services 17

April 25, 2018 12:00 AM CJP takes notice of blind advocate

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar Tuesday took notice of a blind advocate, Yousaf Saleem, who was not selected as a civil judge by the Lahore High Court, Lahore. The notice was taken on a news item titled “Blind man’s dream to be judge goes dark” by Umar Cheema, published in The News on April 22, 2018, and the programme ‘Zara Hat Ke’ televised 8

April 22, 2018 12:00 AM Australian dog receives police honours for keeping lost child safe

SYDNEY: A deaf and partially blind dog that kept a lost three-year-old girl safe in Australian bushland overnight was awarded police honours Saturday after leading rescuers to the child. Emergency services began a search on foot and from the air for Aurora Friday after the young girl wandered off into bushland on a rural property in Queensland state 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Blind girl raped for 4 days

OKARA: A blind girl was abducted and raped for four days. Accused Hussain came to the house of the blind girl, a resident of Alikay Rohela village, and took her along with him by saying that her parents were calling her in fields. Later, Hussain took the girl to a house at Vazir Dhari Virkanwali village near Minchanabad and allegedly raped her for four days. In the meantime 11

February 19, 2018 11:31 AM Blind cricketer allegedly deprived of prize money by PBCC over breach of discipline

A member of Pakistan's blind cricket team in a video released on Monday claimed to have been deprived of prize money by the Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) announced by the Peshawar Zalmi owner Javed Afridi for the team's performance in the 2017 Blind T20 World Cup. Idrees Saleem, the affected player, said in the video that the blind cricket team had come second 13

February 17, 2018 12:00 AM Justice Wajih demands forensic evidence of billion tree project

ISLAMABAD: Former PTI senior leader and chairman Aam Log Party Justice (R) Wajihuddin Ahmed has said there is no forensic evidence of planting over a billion trees in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Talking to The News, Justice (R) Wajihuddin Ahmed said this project needed to be audited and the KP government should provide forensic evidence of the Billion Tree Tsunami 16

February 15, 2018 12:00 AM Meeting reviews sports projects

LAHORE: Secretary Sports Punjab Muhammad Aamir Jan said the timely completion of sports projects is essential for the bright future of sports in Pakistan, he said this while addressing a key meeting at Punjab Stadium on Wednesday. The meeting was convened to review the development work and installation of floodlights at sports venues in suburban areas 3