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March 16, 2018 12:00 AM Halep, Osaka reach Indian Wells semi-finals

INDIAN WELLS, California: World No 1 Simona Halep punched her ticket to the Indian Wells semi-finals with a 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-3 win over Croatia’s Petra Martic on Wednesday. Halep, of Romania, needed two hours and 23 minutes to put Martic away under taxing conditions as strong winds swirled around the main stadium court.“It was difficult conditions to play in today 3

March 15, 2018 4:46 PM Pak Navy inducts Chinese-built Backhoe Dredger RAH KUSHA and Split Hoper Barges TARSEEL

KARACHI: Induction Ceremony of Backhoe Dredger RAH KUSHA and Split Hoper Barges TARSEEL-1 & 2 built for Pakistan Navy at Tianjin Shipyard, China was held at PN Dockyard, Karachi. Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat, Vice Chief of the Naval Staff graced the occasion as Chief Guest. The ceremony was attended by high ranking officials and dignitaries from China 2

March 11, 2018 12:00 AM Tennis: Halep, Pliskova through, Muguruza out

INDIAN WELLS, United States: World number one Simona Halep and fifth seed Karolina Pliskova eased through their WTA Indian Wells openers on Friday but reigning Wimbledon champ Garbine Muguruza bit the dust in the California desert. Halep beat Karolina’s sister Kristyna Pliskova 6-4, 6-4 while Karolina eased past Irina-Camelia Begu 7-6 (7/4), 6-1 to reach 7

March 4, 2018 12:00 AM PAF achieves another significant milestone

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force (PAF) achieved a significant milestone, when its No 88 Search & Rescue Squadron was re-equipped with AW-139 (Augusta Westland) helicopters on Saturday. With the induction of this state-of-the-art helicopter on its inventory, this Search & Rescue Squadron has been renamed as No 88 Combat Support Squadron and Advanced Helicopter 15

March 2, 2018 12:00 AM PTCL declared fastest growing brand

KARACHI: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has been declared as the fastest growing brand in Pakistan with a brand value of $119 million (more than Rs12.5 billion), a statement said on Thursday. This was announced by Brand Finance at a ceremony held in Barcelona during the Mobile World Congress 2018, it added. A trophy to mark this occasion 10

March 2, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan 13th among 25 most powerful world armies

LAHORE: With a total military strength of 919,000 personnel, total aircraft might of 951 and a defense budget of $7 billion, the Pakistani armed forces have been ranked 13th amongst the 25 most powerful world militaries, according to a fairly recent February 26, 2018 report of an American financial and business news website "Business Insider." The "Business 14

March 1, 2018 11:39 AM Pakistan military ranked 13th most powerful in the world by US website

US-based Business Insider has rated Pakistan’s military as the 13th most powerful amongst 25 strongest armies in the world. The ranking is based on the diversity of weapons possessed by each nation and the list has gauged the manpower available to each country too. Geography, logistical capacity, available natural resources and status of local industry 7

February 25, 2018 12:00 AM Suresh lands ITF crown

ISLAMABAD: Second seeded Suresh Darrshan of Malaysia had to work hard to beat Chinese Taipei’s Cheng Wei-Chen 3-6, 7-5, 6-1 to claim the boys’ singles title in the Syed Tajammual Abbas ITF Pakistan World Junior Ranking Tennis Championships here Saturday. The venue of the final had to be shifted from the S Dilawar Abbas PTF Tennis Complex to the indoor 6

February 24, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan retain top T20 ranking after ICC error

WELLINGTON: Australian cricket chiefs have clarified that Pakistan still top the Twenty20 world rankings, despite Australia’s victory in the Twenty20 tri-series also featuring New Zealand and England. Cricket Australia said this week that Australia would take the No 1 spot if they were unbeaten in the tri-series, a feat they achieved with a 19-run win over New Zealand 7

February 24, 2018 12:00 AM Mathew Yee, Nouman Aftab win ITF junior doubles title

KARACHI: The pair of Mathew Yee (Hong Kong) and Nouman Aftab (Pakistan) grabbed the doubles title in the Tajammul Abbas ITF Pakistan World Junior Ranking Tennis Championships at PTF Tennis Complex, Islamabad, on Friday. They beat Rattanan Siritaworchar (Thailand) and Suresh Darrshan (Malaysia) 6-3, 6-1. Senator Dilawar Abbas, Patron Pakistan Tennis Federation 5