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October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Tribesmen to resist Fata-KP merger, claims ex-minister

JAMRUD: Former federal minister Hameedullah Jan Afridi said on Saturday that tribesmen would launch a movement against the merger of erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) with the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Speaking at a press conference, he said that Fata’s merger with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was against the will of the tribal population. “The tribespeople

October 19, 2018 7:34 PM PPP rejects 'unconstitutional' cuts in NFC

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Senator Sherry Rehman has said that her party will not accept unconstitutional cuts by the Federal government in the National Finance Commission (NFC) Award. The PPP Senator took to Twitter, "The PPP will not accept unconstitutional cuts by the Federal govt in the NFC. In fact no such cuts r possible without

October 17, 2018 7:03 AM Saudi Arabia agrees to abolish Umrah tax on PM Imran Khan's request

ISLAMABAD: The Saudi government has agreed to waive 2,000 riyals tax imposed on Pakistanis performing Umrah every year on the request of Prime Minister Imran Khan. According to a media report, the PM, during his visit to the Kingdom, had requested Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud to abolish the fee. The development was shared by the Religious

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM ZTBL crush PTV in QAT

ISLAMABAD: ZTBL crushed PTV by nine wickets in the Quaid-i-Azam Trophy match at the Pindi Stadium on Sunday. Resuming at the overnight score of 207-5, PTV could add just 34 runs before being bowled out for 241, leaving ZTBL score 84 runs for win which they achieved by losing only one wicket in the process. Pacer Nasim Shah ripped apart PTV second innings 2

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM PTV bite the dust in Quaid-i-Azam Trophy

ISLAMABAD: PTV has bitten the dust as department suffered the decisive blow at the hands of ZTBL in the Quaid-I-Azam Trophy match at the Pindi Stadium Sunday. Resuming at the overnight score of 207 for 5, PTV could add just 34 runs before being bowled out for 241 leaving ZTBL score 84 runs for win which they achieved losing one wicket in the process 1

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM Shehzar, Omair shine for Karachi Whites

KARACHI: Shehzar Mohammad and Omair Yousuf blasted fine unbeaten centuries to put Karachi Whites in command against Multan on the first day of their sixth round Pool B fixture of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy at Multan Cricket Stadium on Thursday. After losing Kashif Iqbal (6) early, Shehzar (135*) and Omair (130*) applied themselves and took Karachi Whites

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM KRL, SSGC confirm quarter-final berths

KARACHI: Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) and Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) confirmed their quarter-final berths through their fifth straight wins in Quaid-e-Azam Cup One-day at different venues of the country on Monday. WAPDA, SNGPL, Islamabad, Multan, Peshawar and Rawalpindi also won their matches. In a Pool A match, at KRL Stadium in Rawalpindi 1

October 1, 2018 12:00 AM Sindh Junior Athletics team trials conducted

KARACHI: Trials for the selection of Sindh’s Junior Athletic squad for National Athletics Championship ended here on Saturday. The championship is scheduled to be held in Islamabad from October 13 at Jinnah Stadium. Trials were held at National Training and Coaching Centre in which around 200 girls and boys from various parts of Sindh participated 2

October 1, 2018 12:00 AM KRL, SSGC, PTV record emphatic wins

KARACHI: Khan Research Laboratories (KRL), Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) and Pakistan Television romped to their fourth straight wins when they comprehensively beat their respective rivals in their fourth round matches of the Quaid-e-Azam Cup One-Day at different venues of the country on Sunday. National Bank of Pakistan (NBP), Peshawar, Habib Bank Limited 2

September 29, 2018 12:00 AM FATA floor HBL, Multan crush ZTBL

KARACHI: Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) pulled off their first win when they outclassed Habib Bank Limited (HBL) by 233 runs thanks to Asif Afridi’s fine bowling on the final day of their fourth round Pool A fixture of the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy 2018-19 at the Abbottabad Cricket Stadium on Friday. Asif, left-arm pacer, took 6-36 to enable FATA to dismiss 4