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April 20, 2018 12:00 AM Malouda loses appeal against French Guiana ban

LAUSANNE: The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled on Thursday that former France international Florent Malouda broke the rules when he played for French Guiana in the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Malouda appeared in the 2017 Gold Cup for Guiana, the French overseas department where he was born, and was subsequently banned by the Confederation of North and Central 8

April 20, 2018 12:00 AM No violent eSports at Olympics, says IOC chief

NEW DELHI: IOC chief Thomas Bach insisted Thursday that violent computer games would never be part of the Olympics as he faces growing pressure to allow eSports into the Olympic movement. Bach said it would be a “red line” for the International Olympic Committee that no computer game that encourages violence would be allowed.eSports have already been admitted 5

April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi firms keen to invest in Pakistan

KARACHI: Saudi Arabian companies expressed keen interest in starting business in Pakistan at a seminar held in Riyadh, a government statement said on Wednesday. Board of Investment, Council of Saudi Chambers, Riyadh Chamber and Embassy of Pakistan in Riyadh jointly organised the seminar in which more than 150 Saudi Arabian companies participated 4

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Two Indian athletes kicked out of CWG over needle find

GOLD COAST, Australia: Two Indian athletes were kicked out of the Commonwealth Games on Friday after syringes were found in their accommodation, a breach of tournament rules. Triple jumper Rakesh Babu and race-walker Irfan Kolothum Thodi were stripped of their accreditation and ordered to take the first available flight home, Games president Louise Martin 1

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Russian court rules to block Telegram messaging app

MOSCOW: A Moscow court on Friday ruled to block the popular messaging app Telegram in Russia, after it refused to give state security services access to private conversations. The ruling follows a long-running battle between authorities and Telegram, which has a reputation for secure communications, as Moscow pushes to increase surveillance of internet 2

April 12, 2018 12:00 AM PHF election to be held in May

KARACHI: Pakistan Hockey Federation’s (PHF) election for 2018-2022 is likely to be held in the middle of May. First there will be an inter-club hockey championship, then scrutiny of the clubs will be conducted and then PHF’s election will be held. This process will take more than one month, sources informed ‘The News’. PHF has already informed all four provincial 2

April 12, 2018 12:00 AM KP Food Authority seals two factories

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Safety and Halal Food Authority on Wednesday sealed two factories in Mardan and Abbottabad for preparing fake barrages of the branded companies and non-compliance with safety standards. The Mardan team of the authority sealed a factory at Paar Hoti in Mardan district for producing fake branded barrages. The action 1

April 8, 2018 12:00 AM Zidane rules out Real guard of honour for Barca

MADRID: Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said on Saturday his side will not offer runaway La Liga leaders Barcelona a guard of honour before the ‘Clasico’ next month if the Catalans are crowned champions before then. Barcelona famously formed a guard of honour in May 2008 for newly confirmed champions Real at the Santiago Bernabeu but they refused to repeat 1

April 4, 2018 12:00 AM FPCCI calls for reactivating ADRCs

KARACHI: The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) has urged the tax authorities to reactivate Alternate Dispute Resolution Committees (ADRCs) for early resolution of taxpayers’ grievances, a statement said on Tuesday. FPCCI Senior Vice President Syed Mazhar Ali Nasir said that ADRC provides an efficient mechanism for the resolution 7

March 29, 2018 12:00 AM Commonwealth Games begin from April 4: Pakistan yet to decide flag-bearer

KARACHI: Pakistan is yet to decide about its flag-bearer for the 21st Commonwealth Games which will begin at Gold Coast, Australia, on April 4. “It will be decided in a couple of days. As per rules we have to pass on the name to the organisers just a couple of days before the opening ceremony,” an official of Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) told ‘The News’ 4