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December 18, 2017 9:29 AM National Security Adviser Janjua accuses US of fomenting unrest in South Asia

Retired Lt Gen Nasser Khan Janjua, who currently serves as the Prime Minister's special adviser on national security, on Monday said the United States (US) seems to be "speaking India's language" and that the two nations have "the same ideas" regarding the Kashmir conflict. While addressing a seminar on the national security policy in Islamabad, Janjua

December 18, 2017 12:00 AM ‘Rid Karachi of weapons, private militias once and for all’

KARACHI: Prominent civil society activists at a seminar on Sunday demanded complete deweaponisation of Karachi to rid the city that serves as an economic hub of the country of recurrent violence. Organised by a group working for peace and deweaponisation, Citizens Against Weapons, the seminar was held at the PMA House; it was attended by concerned citizens

December 18, 2017 12:00 AM Swat farmers to stage protest outside KP Assembly

MINGORA: The farmers belonging to Swat on Sunday announced to stage a protest outside the Provincial Assembly if their demands were not met forthwith. The decision was announced by district president of farmers Mansoor Ali Gujjar at a meeting here. Awami Workers Party Pakistan (AWPP) central president Fanoos Gujjar and others office-bearers were present

December 18, 2017 12:00 AM Asim wins Iran Navy Squash Open

KARACHI: Pakistan’s Asim Khan has won the $10,000 Iran Navy Squash Open at Heidarnia Squash Club, Tehran. This is his first PSA title. Eighth seed Asim stunned fifth seed Martin Svec of Czech Republic 11-5, 11-4, 8-11, 12-10 in 45 minutes in the final. In the semi-finals, he had surprised third seed fellow country man Ahsan Ayaz 11-5, 4-11, 10-12, 11-3, 11-8 in 93 minutes

December 18, 2017 12:00 AM Pakistan F3 Futures attract 28 foreign players

KARACHI: As many as 28 foreign players are participating in Pakistan F3 Futures, scheduled from December 18-24, in Islamabad. Paramveer Singh, Jayesh Pungliya, Kunal Anand and Anurag Nenwani from India; Enrique Lopez-Perez and Pere Riba from Spain; Alexander Lebedyn and Vadim Alekseenko from Ukraine; Julian Onken from Germany; Peter Goldsteiner from Austria

December 18, 2017 12:00 AM Pakistan end Commonwealth Wrestling with 1 silver, 10 bronze

KARACHI: It was expected that Pakistan would claim a couple of gold medals but on Sunday fortunes did not favour the national grapplers as they won one silver and four bronze medals in the Commonwealth Wrestling Championship freestyle competitions in Johannesburg. Pakistan the other day had grabbed six bronze in Greco Roman style competitions. Thus, the country

December 17, 2017 10:12 AM Gen Bajwa to brief Senate on national security

ISLAMABAD: Army Chief General Qamar Bajwa will brief the Senate in an in-camera meeting of the Committee of the Whole House over national security paradigm and emerging geopolitical situation in the region. The briefing would be held on Tuesday morning, according to the notification issued by the Senate Secretariat. The Director General Military Operation

December 17, 2017 7:36 AM PTI all set to hold rally in Okara

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf will Sunday (today) hold a rally in Okara as part of its mass contact campaign. According to organizers 15,000 chairs have been placed in a sports stadium for a political show that they said is expected to draw 70,000 to 80,000 people. The stage has been prepared by placing six shipping containers from where Imran Khan and other

December 17, 2017 12:00 AM Pakistan face India in Asian Netball final

LAHORE: Pakistan will face off against arch-rival India in the final of the Second Asian Men’s Netball Championship on Sunday (today). Pakistan qualified for the final after defeating Singapore 75-63 during the semi-final on Saturday. On the other hand, India qualified after defeating host team Malaysia 47-44. Interestingly, Pakistan defeated traditional

December 17, 2017 12:00 AM Pakistan finish Greco Roman with six bronze medals

KARACHI: Pakistan bagged two more bronze medals late Friday night to finish their Greco Roman style competitions with six bronze in connection with the Commonwealth Wrestling Championship in Johannesburg, South Africa. Emerging youngster Ghulam Ghaus (70kg) and Ahmed Butt (125kg) also bagged bronze to wrap-up Pakistan’s journey on an impressive note. Pakistan