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December 10, 2018 12:00 AM Karachi receives first drizzle of winter

KARACHI: Drizzle in parts of Karachi turned weather pleasant on Sunday, spelling the start of the much-awaited winter season in the metropolis. The Pakistan Meteorological Department has predicted rain at isolated places in Karachi, Sukkur, Bahawalpur, Sahiwal, Multan, D.I. Khan, Bannu and Makran divisions during the next 24 hours. Cloudy weather is expected

December 9, 2018 7:32 AM Parts of Karachi receive rain

Overcast weather in Karachi on Sunday brought the mercury down with Met office predicting showers in the metropolis for Sunday and Monday. Different parts of the city are reported to have received light rain , with people taking to social media to share the videos . According to Met Office, Karachi, Islamabad, Rawalpindi Quetta, Zhob, Kalat, Makran

December 8, 2018 12:00 AM Albaqra Eleven wins Zalmi Madrassa League-II final

QUETTA: The Zalmi Madrasa League second edition final played at the Bolan Cricket Stadium in Quetta on Friday was won by Albaqra Eleven beating Al Iqra Eleven. Balochistan Governor Justice (retd) Amaanullah Khan was the chief guest while Commander Southern Command Lt Gen Asim Saleem Bajwa and Peshawar Zalmi Director Cricketing Affairs and Head Coach 1

December 3, 2018 1:56 AM Struggle for rights to continue, says Achakzai

QUETTA: Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) chairman Meh­mood Khan Achakzai has said that his party will continue its peaceful struggle for protection of people’s constitutional and dem­­­ocratic rights. Speaking at a public meeting held here on Sunday to commemorate the 45th death anniversary of Khan Abdul Samad Khan Achakzai, he said: “This is our country 6

November 23, 2018 2:04 AM CJP says more dams to be built on Indus River

LONDON: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, who is in the United Kingdom for a week-long visit, said that the construction of new water reservoirs is imperative for Pakistan, adding that more dams to be built on River Indus. CJ Nisar warned all those elements who are against the construction of new dams and say that they won't allow to construct 2

November 21, 2018 12:00 AM Army crowned National Women Softball champions

KARACHI: Army were crowned champions on Tuesday when they demolished WAPDA by an innings and five runs in the final of the 14th National Women Softball Championship which concluded at the Government Degree Girls College, Quetta. Army had a tight grip on the game right from the start. WAPDA scored four runs in their seven innings with Rabia, Iqra, Sana and Umme Hani making 4

November 20, 2018 10:36 AM PSL Draft: Lahore Qalandars the big winners, bag AB de Villiers for PSL 4

As expected, Lahore Qalandars were the big winners of the PSL Draft 2018 as they bagged South African superstar AB de Villiers for the fourth season of the Pakistan Super League. The Qalandars are easily the least successful of the six PSL sides and have finished dead last in each of the first three editions of the tournament. With the first pick of the draft 1 1

November 15, 2018 12:00 AM Prime minister to inaugurate Gwadar Railway Station: Sheikh Rasheed

QUETTA: Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Wednesday said the Balochistan government had provided acres of land to establish a new modern railway station in Gwadar, which would be a hub of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). He said Prime Minister Imran Khan will inaugurate the project of Gwadar Railway Station soon during his visit 2

November 13, 2018 12:24 PM Pakistan, Iran agree on cooperation in railways, importance of Quetta-Taftan section

ISLAMABAD: Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Hoonardost called on Minister for Railways Shaikh Rasheed Ahmad here on Tuesday. "Quetta-Taftan section is very imperative for relation between Pakistan and Iran", said Rasheed. The Minister further added that up gradation of this section is also essential. For resolving railways issues between two countries 10

November 5, 2018 12:00 AM Justice Isa, Gen Lodhi, Hina Rabbani speak at LSE

LONDON: Justice Qazi Faez Isa has said that judges are servants of the state and accountable to the public because they get salaries from the public kitty and politicians are accountable to the electorates as it’s the voters who decide the fate of politicians seeking public office through votes. The senior Supreme Court judge was addressing a packed 3