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July 18, 2018 12:00 AM FPCCI’s achievement awards on 20th

Karachi: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) will hold its 6th FPCCI Achievement Awards Ceremony to recognise the services of organisations in different sectors on Friday, July 20, 2018 at the Governor House. President Mamnoon Hussain will be the chief guest as the awards ceremony and will distribute awards to the recipients

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Gold jumps Rs850/tola on rupee depreciation

KARACHI: Gold grew dearer in the local market going up by Rs850/tola to reach Rs59,650/tola largely driven by the depreciation of rupee that is currently in the dumps against dollar, traders said on Monday. Gold appreciated by $2 to $1,244 per ounce in the international market. Haji Haroon Chand, president Sindh Sarafa Bazar Association, said the gold became

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM Nooh dedicates medals to Mastung blast victims

KARACHI: Pakistan’s highly talented young weightlifter Nooh Dastgir Butt has dedicated his medals he got in the World Junior Championships in Tashkent to the victims of Mastung blast. “Yes, Nooh has dedicated his medals to the victims of Mastung blast,” an official of Pakistan Weightlifting Federation (PWF) told ‘The News’ from Tashkent late on Saturday

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Nooh makes golden debut in World Jr Weightlifting C’ships

KARACHI: Pakistan’s rookie weightlifter Nooh Dastgir Butt made a golden debut for the country when he lifted gold medal in the clean and jerk event of the +105 kilogramme competitions of the World Junior Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent on Saturday. Nooh lifted 228 kg weight in his second attempt to finish first in clean and jerk. He was followed

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Lifter Dastagir bags bronze in Tashkent

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan weightlifter Nooh Dastagir Butt becomes the first Pakistan weightlifter to win the bronze medal in the World Junior Championship when he lifted 399kg in total in Tashkent (Uzbekistan) in 105 plus category. According to reports reaching here, Nooh and Armenian Lalayan lifted equal weight in total with Armenian getting silver as his bodyweight 1

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM World Junior Weightlifting C’ships: Medal hopeful Nooh to compete tomorrow

KARACHI: Pakistan’s highly talented young weightlifter Nooh Dastagir Butt is expected to pull off a medal when he competes in the World Junior Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent on Sunday (tomorrow). He will feature in the +105kg competitions. This is the first time that Pakistan is participating in the event.Nooh, along with his coach Irfan Butt and manager 4

July 13, 2018 12:00 AM Olympic gold medallist Randall reveals cancer diagnosis

LOS ANGELES, California: Kikkan Randall, who this year teamed with Jessie Diggins to win the United States’ first-ever cross-country skiing Olympic gold medal, announced on Wednesday she is battling breast cancer. Randall, a five-time Olympian and mother of a two-year-old son, wrote about the diagnosis on her Facebook page.“The color pink has taken on a new chapter 1

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM IMC wins gold at Asia Pacific skill contest

KARACHI: Indus Motor Company’s (IMC) team has won four medals, at “Asia Pacific Skill Contest 2018” in Thailand, defeating India, among other countries, a statement said on Wednesday. Asia Pacific Skill Contest is an annual competition, hosted by Toyota Global. This year’s contest, attracted at least 146 contestants, from 12 Toyota affiliated companies 4

July 11, 2018 12:00 AM Injury ends season for Qatar world champion Barshim

DOHA: World champion high jumper Mutaz Barshim has been ruled out for the rest of the season because of an ankle injury, the Qatar Athletics Federation announced on Tuesday. In a statement, the QAF said Barshim, who won gold at the 2017 World Athletics Championships in London, damaged ankle ligaments in Hungary earlier this month.He injured himself while

July 6, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan drawn in Group D of Asiad soccer

LAHORE: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Thursday announced the pools of the Asian Games Football and Pakistan had been drawn in Pool D. The 24 regional teams have been drawn in six pools of four teams each and on Pool D Pakistan are drawn with Japan, Nepal and Vietnam. The defending champions South Korea that won the 2018 Asian Games in Palembang 2