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January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Indian citizen jailed for betting in BPL

DHAKA: A mobile court on Tuesday handed a one month jail to an Indian citizen in relation to illegal betting during Bangladesh Premier League matches that were held at the Sylhet International Stadium.The executive magistrate Mohammad Mainul Hossain Chowdhury said that they have handed the punishment after he was found guilty of illegal betting. “He was an Indian 61

January 16, 2019 12:00 AM 3 matches decided in Premier Cricket League

LAHORE: IPC, 3D Modelling and Jazz won their round matches against Akzonobel, UBS XI and Honda in the Premier Super Cricket League. In the first match played at Township Whites Ground, IPC beat Akzonobel by 40 runs. IPC set a target of 186 .In reply, Akzonobel could score 145. Waheed Anwar from IPC played a brilliant innings of 51 runs and was awarded 58

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Newmont buys Goldcorp for $10bln

New York: US gold miner Newmont Mining Corporation said in a statement on Monday it was buying Canadian rival Goldcorp Inc for $10 billion, creating the world´s largest gold mining company.Colorado-based Newmont said it would buy all of Goldcorp´s outstanding common shares in a stock-for-stock transaction, acquiring each share for 0.3280 of a Newmont 15

January 14, 2019 12:00 AM Zim’s India tour in doubt

HARARE: The announcement of the dates for this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) has put Zimbabwe’s tour of India in March in doubt, and the visit may be restructured, postponed or even cancelled entirely. While no dates had been settled upon for Zimbabwe’s visit, the tour was scheduled to take place at some point in March, and include a Test and three 15

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Turkish company to invest in Punjab

LAHORE: A leading Turkish manufacturing company, TMT, has offered investment in manufacturing of medical and surgical equipment in Punjab. A delegation led by the company chairman, Omer Cikin called on Punjab Minister Health Prof Yasmin Rashid here on Saturday and extended their interest in the field of manufacturing and export of medical instruments 15

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Nawaz refuses personal physician’s advice, prefers tests in jail

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has refused to accept his personal physician’s advice for going out of jail and shifting to hospital for his medical tests. Nawaz’s personal physician Dr Adnan saw the former premier in Kot Lakhpat Jail on Saturday and examined him. According to the media reports, Dr Adnan advised Nawaz to shift to hospital 13

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Military courts’ extension: PM forms body for talks with opposition

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday formed a committee to hold negotiations with the opposition members pertaining to extension of military courts’ jurisdiction. The task has been handed over to Defence Minister Pervaiz Khattak and Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi. The committee will present report to the premier after consultation 16

January 12, 2019 12:00 AM Nawaz complains of pain in his arm

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who is serving a seven-year jail term at Kot Lakhpat Jail, Friday complained of pain in his arm, which his daughter feared is most likely to be angina. Maryam Nawaz took to Twitter on Friday evening, saying that Nawaz Sharif’s cardiologists tried to get access to him all day but permission was not granted 15

January 12, 2019 12:00 AM Ijaz Wasti appointed Chief Economist

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved a summary for appointment of Ijaz Wasti as Chief Economist, government of Pakistan. He has already assumed his charge in the Planning Commission. It is first time in last 12 years since 2006 that any professional belonging to Economist Group (EG) has been appointed as Chief Economist, Government of Pakistan 13

January 12, 2019 12:00 AM Injured Smith to miss two BPL matches

DHAKA: Steven Smith will miss Comilla Victorians’ next two matches in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), after a previous elbow injury flared up in the last couple of days. He will fly back to Sydney for a check-up but is expected to be back in Bangladesh sometime next week. “He is quite positive about returning, possibly during the Sylhet phase of the competition 11