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September 26, 2018 12:00 AM Karachi Whites bowl PTV out for 154

KARACHI/LAHORE: Karachi Whites reached 65 for two after bowling out PTV for just 154 at UBL ground in their match of Quaid-e-Azam Trophy here on Tuesday. Earlier, opener Adnan Mahmood scored 62 for PTV, while Hasan Mohsin got 59. Waqar Anwar was the pick of the bowlers with six wickets for 43 runs. Anwar Ali took two wickets for 15. At Pindi stadium

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM QWP leader opposes introduction of new LG system

PESHAWAR: Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) provincial Chairman Sikandar Sherpao on Monday opposed the introduction of a new local government system and termed it interference in the affairs of provincial assemblies. Addressing a meeting of party workers at Watan Kor here, he said the move was against the spirit of the 18th Constitutional Amendment. He said the proposed

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM Registration of 32 paramedical institutes cancelled

PESHAWAR: The Faculty of Paramedical and Allied Health Sciences, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, has cancelled the registration of 32 paramedical institutes across the province and advised students and their parents to refrain from getting admissions there. A spokesman for the faculty told The News that the registration of the institutions was cancelled after a thorough

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 18, 2018 3:17 PM Top court decides to club all cases of school fee hike

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court, while issuing notices to private schools, clubbed all pending cases challenging fee hike by private educational institutions. Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Tuesday decided to club all pending case before the High Courts of the country and top court. Declaring the case maintainable, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib 6

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM Students demand three-month stipends

PESHAWAR: Students working in various departments under the National Internship Programme (NIP) have demanded release of their three-month stipends. Speaking to media, Shoaib Jameel and several other students said that they had not received their monthly stipends for the last three months. "Thousands of students are working in various departments under

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM 20 injured as train derails near Attock

ATTOCK: At least 20 passengers were injured after nine wagons of the Peshawar-bound Khushhal Express derailed between Attock and Mianwali on Sunday, a spokesperson for Pakistan Railways told the Geo News. The Rail traffic was suspended after the incident which took place between the Sohan Bridge and Makhad Road railway stations. The spokesperson confirmed 4

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM Bishigram camping pods attract tourists

PESHAWAR: In the hot summers when people in most parts of the country sweat, finding oneself amid forested mountains and freshwater springs is a feeling that becomes nostalgia afterwards. Bishigram Union Council in Swat district has the same environment: the high altitude, forested mountains and freshwater springs. As one travels from Madyan bazaar towards 2

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM Low gas pressure irks residents

PESHAWAR: Residents of Northern Garden Colony on Warsak Road have complained against the non-availability of natural gas, which has badly affected their routine life. Talking to reporters on Saturday, Fazal Mehmood Khan, chairman of Northern Garden Colony Society, said that they had been complaining against the low gas pressure for the last one year but to no avail 4

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM Sharjeel takes on Toba, Asif faces Babar in semis

KARACHI: The unseeded duo of Sharjeel Mahmood and Asif Toba, along with top seed Muhammad Asif and second seed Babar Masih, stormed into the semi-finals of the Jubilee Insurance Ranking Snooker Championship 2018 here at the Karachi Gymkhana on Saturday. Both the best-of-11-frame semi-finals, to be telecast live on Geo Super, will be contested on Sunday 2