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September 24, 2018 12:00 AM NCA acted on FIA claim Junejo laundered Rs180-250m from Pakistan

LONDON: Pakistan’s Federal Investigation (FIA) got former government official Farhan Junejo arrested by the National Crime Agency (NCA) on the basis of claims that the former aide of Makhdoom Amin Faheem allegedly laundered around Rs180 to Rs250 million out of Pakistani into his overseas accounts through “corruption and corrupt practices”. The News has obtained

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM Ravanelli quits after three months as Arsenal Kiev manager

KIEV, Ukraine: Former Juventus and Italy international striker Fabrizio Ravanelli stepped down as Arsenal Kiev manager just three months after his appointment, the Ukrainian top-flight club announced Sunday. The 49-year-old spent nine games at the helm of the club, which won promotion to the Ukrainian Premier League last season, winning only one of them with one draw and seven 1

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM AIPS-Asia Youth Reporting Workshop from November 4

KARACHI: Karachi is to host the first ever AIPS-Asia Youth Reporting Workshop from November 4 to 9 in which young journalists from more than 15 Asian countries will participate. This was stated by Patron of Sports Journalists Association Sindh (SJAS) and former Sports Minister Junaid Ali Shah at a press conference along with president and secretary of SJAS, Tariq

September 23, 2018 9:43 PM FM Qureshi says cancellation of agreed meeting by India is beyond comprehension

WASHINGTON: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi Sunday said that cancellation of agreed meeting by India is beyond comprehension, adding that Indian external affairs ministry gave dismal response to Pakistan's dialogue offer. Addressing a press conference in Washington, Foreign Minister said that he wanted to meet his Indian counterpart to improve

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Russia throws doubt on joint lunar space station with US

MOSCOW: Moscow may abandon a project to build a space station in lunar orbit in partnership with U.S. space agency NASA because it does not want a “second fiddle role,” a Russian official said on Saturday. Russia agreed last year to work with the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on plans for the moon-orbiting Deep Space Gateway 1

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Avenfield reference: NAB examines legal aspects of IHC verdict tomorrow

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) will hold its important meeting on Monday to review and examine the legal aspects of the Islamabad High Court's decision of suspending the conviction of ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz Sharif and Captain (retd) Muhammad Safdar in the Avenfield case. The NAB Chairman Justice (retd) Javed 1

September 22, 2018 2:17 PM Shehzad Roy teaches Malala how to play chess!

Pakistani singer and activist Shehzad Roy and Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai’s light moment playing chess on Saturday has racked up ample attention online. The 41-year-old social worker had turned to Twitter to unveil his meeting with the feminist icon where he could be seen giving the young activist a lesson on how play chess. He began the tweet publicizing 1

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Jang Economic Session: Good governance linked to effective accountability, political stability

LAHORE: Good governance and improvement in other sectors could not be achieved without effective coordination between the institutions and people. Revolution is required for socio economic growth. These views were expressed by the experts at Jang Economic Session on ‘how to ensure good governance for economic growth’. The panellists were Ansar Javeed 7

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan team to leave for Socca World Cup tomorrow

KARACHI: Pakistan team will leave for Lisbon, Portugal, on Friday (tomorrow) to participate in the 32-team inaugural Socca Football World Cup, which will start from September 23. The team is scheduled to leave for Dubai from Karachi in the afternoon on September 21. From there the team will take a flight for Madrid, Spain. The team will then take a bus for Lisbon 8

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Karachi Whites thrash ZTBL, Rawalpindi down PTV

KARACHI: Anwar Ali took five wickets as Karachi Whites thrashed ZTBL by an innings and 79 runs in their Quaid-e-Azam Trophy match here at National Stadium on Wednesday. ZTBL, who had conceded 264 runs lead, were bowled out for 175 in their second innings. ZTBL scored 207 in their first innings, in response to which Karachi Whites piled up 461. Rawalpindi 7