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January 16, 2019 12:00 AM NAB summons Pervaiz Elahi in forest land case

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi in connection with its probe into illegal allotment of forest land in Rawalpindi to a private housing society during his last tenure as Punjab chief minister. A senior NAB official told The News that the Bureau is probing the former Punjab 16

January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Subhan, Aman to vie for men’s singles title

ISLAMABAD: Subhan bin Salik and Aman Attique Khan moved into the men’s singles final of the CAA National Tennis Championship at the Islamabad Tennis Complex courts on Tuesday. In the semi-finals, Subhan edged out Zalan Khan 6-4, 7-6(4) while Aman blanked Saifullah Khalid Khawaja 6-0, 6-0. Mahvish Chishti and Farida Farooqi will be pitted against each other 67

January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Asif named PCB’s security adviser

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board has appointed Col (retd) Asif Mahmood its security adviser after its director security resigned. PCB’s director security and vigilance Col (retd) Muhammad Azam earlier stepped down from his position when the Pakistan Super League-4 is just a month away. An official of the PCB stated that appointment of security and vigilance 55

January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Subhan faces Aman in CAA National Tennis final

ISLAMABAD: Subhan bin Salik and Aman Attique Khan moved into the final of men’s singles event of the CAA National Tennis Championship under way at the Islamabad Tennis Complex courts. In semis played Tuesday, Subhan bin Salik edged out Zalan Khan 6-4 7-6 (4) while in the second semis Aman blanked Saifullah Khalid Khawaja 6-0, 6-0. Mahvish Chishti and Farida 42

January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Mega leather show from 27th

SIALKOT: The fifth Pakistan mega leather show would be held from January 27 to 29 at the Expo Centre Lahore with the participation of a large number of businessmen from Sialkot. Talking to APP, an official of Pakistan Gloves Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PGMEA) on Tuesday said that the show would motivate the leather businessmen, enhance investors’ 41

January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Singapore imposes $740,000 fines

Singapore: Singapore´s privacy watchdog on Tuesday imposed fines of Sg$1 million ($740,000) on a healthcare provider and an IT agency over a cyber-attack that saw health records of about quarter of the population stolen. In the city-state´s biggest ever data breach, hackers last year gained access to a government database and made off with the records 41

January 15, 2019 9:30 AM Tickets for PSL matches in Sharjah, Abu Dhabi available online

Tickets for the HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2019 matches in Sharjah and Abu Dhabi are now available online on www.q-tickets.com, the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) official website for the tournament announced on Tuesday. "Details about online Dubai and Pakistan leg tickets will be announced soon while box office ticket sales information for all five HBL PSL venues 17

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Farman says tribal districts to get all facilities

PESHAWAR: Governor Shah Farman said on Monday that people of the merged districts would get all facilities like other developed areas. He expressed these views while talking to a 100-member tribal jirga belonging to erstwhile Frontier Region Peshawar at the Governor's House, said an official handout. The jirga informed the governor about their problems 12

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Pompeo on diplomatic tightrope in Saudi talks over Khashoggi murder

RIYADH: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo faced a tough balancing act Monday as he pressed Saudi Arabia's crown prince over critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder while seeking to shore up strategic ties with Riyadh. The top US diplomat, on an extensive Middle East tour, held talks with King Salman and his son Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Pompeo walked 13

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM White House sought military strike against Iran

WASHINGTON: The White House demanded that the military draft plans for strikes on Iran after attacks in Iraq last year, sparking concern at the Pentagon and State Department, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. The report said the move came after a mortar attack launched by an Iran-linked group on the Baghdad diplomatic quarters home to the US embassy 14