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April 23, 2018 12:00 AM Zeeshan’s century gives Ghani Glass comeback hopes

KARACHI: Zeeshan Ashraf’s fighting unbeaten 105 gave hopes of a comeback to Ghani Glass on the second day of their four-day final of the Patron’s Trophy Grade-II against Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) at Pindi Stadium, Rawalpindi, on Sunday. After being forced to follow-on, Ghani Glass had reached 182-1 in their second innings by the close of the play with Zeeshan 2

April 20, 2018 3:28 PM Rabbani criticises name change of Islamabad airport, asks PM to withdraw 'inappropriate decision'

Former Senate chairman Raza Rabbani on Friday wrote to Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi asking him to reconsider renaming the Islamabad airport from Benazir Bhutto International Airport to Islamabad International Airport and "withdraw this uncalled for and inappropriate decision". Rabbani wrote that it had come to his attention that the PM's adviser 1

April 20, 2018 12:00 AM ZTBL, Ghani Glass in PT final

KARACHI: Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) and Ghani Glass blasted their way into the final of Patron’s Trophy on the basis of first innings lead when their semi-finals against their respective rivals ended in draw on Thursday. In the first semi-final, at the Diamond Club Ground, Islamabad, after securing 35 runs lead ZTBL were bowled out for 192 in their 5

April 17, 2018 12:00 AM Two cases of dengue fever tested positive at HFH

Rawalpindi: One of the three teaching hospitals in town, Holy Family Hospital (HFH) has tested two patients positive for dengue fever, the first confirmed cases of the infection this year though none of the patients are residents of the district. Data collected by ‘The News’ on Monday has revealed that one the patients tested positive for dengue fever 3

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Shahbaz holds another meeting with Nisar

LAHORE: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif once again met disgruntled party leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Sunday, reportedly their third meeting in a week. Geo News reported quoting sources that the two leaders discussed various party issues, including a strategy for the upcoming general elections 2

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Sialkot seal U-13 T20 Cricket title

FAISALABAD: Sialkot won the U-13 Inter-Region T20 Cricket Tournament 2018 organized by Pakistan Cricket Board. The matches of this tournament were played in different cities and final match was held between Sialkot and Rawalpindi here on Saturday. Sialkot scored 112 runs and then bowled out Rawalpindi for just 57 runs. Deputy Commissioner Salman Ghani 2

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Nepal seeks more trade with Pakistan

RAWALPINDI: Nepal wants to further boost bilateral trade and economic relations with Pakistan, a foreign official said on Saturday. Speaking at the Gems and Jewellery exhibition held under the auspicious of Capital Gems Traders Association Rawalpindi-Islamabad, Nepalese Ambassador Sewa Lamsal Adhikari said that the two countries have tremendous potential 5

April 12, 2018 5:48 PM No medal can substitute sacrifice of martyrs, says Army Chief

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday paid rich tribute to the martyrs and war heroes of the country, saying peace prevails in Pakistan owing to their sacrifices them. The Army Chief was addressing as a chief guest at an award distribution ceremony held at GHQ. Senior military officials, war heroes and families of the martyrs 1

April 12, 2018 12:00 AM PFA closes down 23 food businesses

LAHORE: Punjab Food Authority (PFA) conducted operations against production and sale of unhygienic and substandard food items in 36 districts of Punjab on Wednesday. PFA closed down 23 food businesses, including production units, hotels, chicken sale points, factories, warehouses, catering units and milk shops over unhygienic conditions and adulteration 2

April 11, 2018 12:00 AM ZTBL continue winning streak

ISLAMABAD: ZTBL have virtually assured a place in the Patron’s Trophy Grade II semi-finals with another victory, this time a 10-wicket win against Pak Saudi at the Diamond Ground here Tuesday. After being forced to follow on, Pak Saudi were bowled out for 151 in the second innings with Mohammad Ali (4-35) being the pick of the ZTBL bowlers. Earlier 2