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January 10, 2019 12:00 AM Saadi set to begin journey towards Tokyo Olympics

KARACHI: Eyeing a seat in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Pakistan’s Dubai-based karateka Saadi Abbas is all set to begin his journey towards the world’s most prestigious spectacle as he features in the Paris Open later this month. “There are 14 events in the next few months. If I featured in them I would be able to move closer to Olympics. I intend to feature 15

January 9, 2019 10:48 PM Orange Line Metro Train project 'a gift', says CJP

ISLAMABAD: Terming the Orange Line train project 'a gift for the people of Lahore' Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Saqib Nisar on Wednesday ordered contractors to finish work on the project by set dates. Praising the multi-billion rupees project, CJP Nisar said he would love to travel in the train after its inauguration. CJP Nisar made this remarks 17

January 7, 2019 12:00 AM Three dead during cold snap in Greece

ATHENS: Three people have died in Greece as stormy weather and freezing temperatures gripped most of the country, officials said on Sunday. The bodies of two elderly men were found on Sunday, two days after their car was swept away by flood waters near Athens, the fire department said. A day earlier, rescue crews had found a 66-year-old woman dead inside 8

January 1, 2019 2:53 PM 2018: Pak Railways introduced 10 new trains in 3 months

LAHORE: Pakistan Railways introduced 10 new trains across the country to facilitate the citizens in just first 100 days of the present government on the direction of PR Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad. According to the PR sources on Tuesday, the first train 173-Up/174-Down Faisalabad Express was inaugurated for the people of Multan and Faisalabd which covered 10

December 31, 2018 9:27 AM 11 CPEC projects completed, 11 more 'under construction': report

Eleven development projects of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) have been completed so far while 11 others are "under construction", Radio Pakistan reported on Monday. Based on the latest progress report on CPEC issued by the Embassy of China in Pakistan on Saturday, around $18.9 billion have been invested in the 22 projects. Twenty more projects 10

December 20, 2018 12:00 AM Karachi to host Softball Asia coaching clinic next year

KARACHI: Softball Federation of Pakistan (SFP) secretary Asif Azeem has said that Karachi would host Softball Asia Pakistan Coaching Clinic next year. On his return from Kuala Lumpur after attending the Congress meeting of Softball Asia (SA), he said international coaches would train Pakistan softball coaches and players. “President Softball Asia (SA) Dato Low Beng Choo will also come to Pakistan 13

December 19, 2018 8:21 PM China to train Pakistani youth for CPEC

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister’s Special Assistant on Youth affairs, Usman Dar called on Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing to explore various opportunities for youth development. Yao Jing congratulated Usman Dar on his nomination as a Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Youth Affairs, and hoped that with his guidance and support both China and Pakistan can work together 15

December 13, 2018 12:00 AM PN inducts upgraded aircraft, helicopters into its fleet

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Navy on Wednesday inducted its first marinised and upgraded ATR aircraft, state of the art Simulator of Z9EC Anti-Submarine Warfare helicopter and Sea King Helicopters in its fleet to augment effectiveness and enhance its operational capability. An impressive induction ceremony was held at PNS Mehran where Chief of the Naval Staff 13

November 27, 2018 11:46 AM Railways ministry claims achieving 100-day target

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Railways has achieved 100-day government plan by plying nine passenger trains, increasing number of freight trains and provision of free wifi facilities to passengers at railway stations and trains. “The present government has completed its 100-day on November 24, but Pakistan Railways achieved its set targets before the time,” an official 12

November 20, 2018 12:00 AM World volleyball chief vows to support Pakistan

KARACHI: The world volleyball governing body (FIVB) chief Ary Graca has assured Pakistan of support.Speaking at FIVB’s 36th Congress, in Mexico, Graca said that he wanted Pakistan to progress in the game. He added that the nation had the potential to become world beaters. The congress was held from November 13-16.“Pakistan with a population of 220 million 18