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October 13, 2018 12:00 AM Players draft for PSL 4 on Nov 20

LAHORE: The players draft for the fourth edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) will take place on November 20 in Islamabad. A PCB statement said that the player draft has been moved out of Lahore in a bid to make more cities part of PSL activities. Islamabad will become the second city after Lahore to host the PSL player draft. All six teams have until 3

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM SC questions registration of TLP as political party

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the registration of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) as a political party and issued notice to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to submit a comprehensive report pertaining to its jurisdiction of taking action against political parties. The court also sought report from Pakistan Electronic Media

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM Tissot marks its one-year countdown to FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019

Le Locle, (Switzerland): Marks exactly one year to the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 tipping off in China. The milestone was commemorated today in Beijing and will continue to be celebrated in the eight cities that will host FIBA’s flagship competition. Tissot has been a FIBA Partner and Official Timekeeper since 2008. In September 2017, the largest

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM SaudiGulf to start flights to Pakistan

KARACHI: SaudiGulf Airlines on Tuesday announced it will start operations to four destinations in Pakistan as part of its international route expansion program. The operations would begin from October 15, 2018 to Lahore, Islamabad, Sialkot, and Karachi connecting the main cities of Dammam, Jeddah, Abha and Riyadh. The announcement was made during SaudiGulf 2

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM Dry spell predicted in country

LAHORE: Dry weather with partly cloudy conditions was observed in the city here on Monday while Met office predicted similar weather conditions for the next 24 hours. Officials said a trough of westerly wave was affecting northern parts of the country. They predicted mainly dry weather was expected in most parts of the country. However, rain-thunderstorm 2

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM Brazilian women take to streets against racist Bolsonaro candidacy

RIO DE JANEIRO: Women will take to the streets in cities across Brazil on Saturday in a wave of protests against the candidacy of the right-wing frontrunner in next week’s presidential elections, Jair Bolsonaro. Marches organized by a social media campaign under the hashtag #EleNao (Not Him) are planned in around 80 cities, including Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro

September 23, 2018 5:54 AM Flood alert issued as Punjab likely to hit with heavy rain

A flood alert has been issued on Sunday throughout the country by the Flood Forecasting Division (FFD) as Punjab is expected to be hit with heavy thunderstorms today. "Very high flood level is expected from September 23 in River Chenab at Marala and downstream, River Jhelum at Mangla, Rivers Ravi and Sutlej along with associated nullahs of Rivers Chenab 6

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Anti-graft activists march against Malawi president

LILONGWE, Malawi: Several hundred anti-graft activists took to the streets of Malawi on Friday to protest against alleged corruption in the government of President Peter Mutharika. Marchers in Malawi's largest cities chanted songs criticising Mutharika after a leaked Anti-Corruption Bureau report accused him of receiving a $195,000 (167,000 euros) kickback 2

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Turkey detains 85 military personnel over Gulen ties

ANKARA: Turkish police on Friday detained 85 military personnel in countrywide raids over alleged links to the group blamed for the 2016 failed coup, state media reported. Prosecutors in Ankara issued arrest warrants for 110 active duty personnel in the air force, state-run news agency Anadolu said, as part of a probe into followers of US-based Muslim 3

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Infantino has doubts about La Liga match in Miami

BARCELONA: FIFA president Gianni Infantino has expressed concern about La Liga’s proposal to stage a fixture between Girona and Barcelona in the United States. The two clubs have each approved a request submitted to the Spanish Football Federation for the match to be played at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami on January 26. It was originally scheduled 4