Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «gold»

December 16, 2018 12:00 AM Ageless Santos eclipses: Le Clos for butterfly world gold

SHANGHAI: Nicholas Santos slapped the water in delight after the Brazilian veteran powered to victory over Chad le Clos to win the 50m butterfly at the short course World Swimming Championships on Saturday. The duo embraced warmly after their heavyweight sprinting duel in the 25m pool in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, where world record-holder Santos

December 13, 2018 12:00 AM Birthday gold for Jamaica’s Atkinson but US rule swim worlds

SHANGHAI: Jamaican star Alia Atkinson celebrated turning 30 by finally winning 50m breaststroke gold at the short course World Swimming Championships on Wednesday, as the record-smashing United States dominated. Atkinson’s landmark birthday was on Tuesday but she had to wait a day to really mark the occasion in imperious style in the Chinese city of Hangzhou

December 12, 2018 12:00 AM Talha bags weightlifting gold in Egypt

KARACHI: Pakistan’s promising weightlifter Talha Talib claimed snatch gold in the 67kg competitions of the 5th Senior Solidarity International Weightlifting Championship in Egypt late Monday night. Talha lifted 136kg, also national record in snatch, to secure gold. He also got silver in clean and jerk by lifting 155kg weight, also a new national record 1

December 12, 2018 12:00 AM Seto breaks short-course swim record to stun Le Clos

SHANGHAI: Japan’s Daiya Seto smashed Chad le Clos’s short-course record in the men’s 200m butterfly as he grabbed gold at the world championships to stun the South African on Tuesday. The 24-year-old Seto pipped his more famous rival by only 0.08sec to make a piece of history on the first day of action in the Chinese city of Hangzhou.Seto, who won bronze 1

December 11, 2018 12:00 AM 500 awarded degrees at UET convocation

PESHAWAR: A total of 500 students were awarded degrees at the 20th Convocation of University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Peshawar here on Monday. UET Peshawar Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Iftikhar Hussain was the chief guest and conferred degrees. Dr Gulzar Ahmed, Dr Anam Abid and Dr Arbab Masood received PhD degrees while, 487 students were awarded

December 11, 2018 12:00 AM Mindshare Pakistan takes home Top Honors at Campaign Asia ‘Agency of the Year’ Awards

The South Asia ‘Agency of the Year’ awards were held in Mumbai on 4th December, recognizing the best individual and agency talent across South Asia in the industry. The award recognized top achievers across the creative, media and activations industry spectrum. Representing the Pakistani contingent, Mindshare Pakistan received the top award, as the Gold Award

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM 4th Bahria Cup Punjab Archery Championship ends

LAHORE: Bahria Town Sports Wing with the collaboration of Punjab Archery Association has organized 4th Bahria Cup Punjab Archery Championship 2018 at Bahria Archery Range Bahria Town, Lahore on December 8. About 50 Archers (Men & Women) were participated in the event from Lahore, Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Sahiwal, Gujranwala, Bahawalpur, Multan, Sargodha

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM Rimsha in command at 2nd PGA Ladies Golf C’ship

LAHORE: Rimsha Ijaz Khan again showed ample nerves and playing skills during the second of the three rounds, 2nd PGA Ladies Golf Championship at the pleasing Defence Raya Golf Course. She managed to stay in command of the leader board in the race for honors in Gold category, as the championship moves into the final phase. With a round of gross 73 yesterday

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM Faran sets up new Asian powerlifting record

LAHORE: Mustafa Faran Baig of Pakistan created new Asian record in Dead Lift with 232.5kg in the Asian Classic Powerlifting Championships at Mongolia. Mustafa won two gold medals, one silver and one bronze medal for Pakistan in the Asian Classic Powerlifting Championships being held at Ulaanbaatar, city of Mongolia. Mustafa participated in 93kg category

December 6, 2018 12:00 AM Indian summer as ‘Swami Army’ flock to Aussie cricket grounds

SYDNEY: It’s a summer’s day and the historic Sydney Cricket Ground is buzzing with chatter and excitement. But instead of the green and gold of Australia, the huge and euphoric crowd filling the stadium is a sea of blue — the colour of India, prompting one TV pundit to ask: “Are we in Mumbai?” They were in town for a recent Twenty20 international ahead 3