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October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Munir makes valiant effort but finishes fourth: Thailand’s Tirawat wins UMA-CNS Open

KARACHI: It was a difficult putt. On the last hole of the Karachi Golf Club, a long, tough par-4, Muhammad Munir’s approach shot landed at the edge of the green. He needed a birdie to stay in the hunt for the title in the UMA-CNS Open, An Asian Tour event. With a large gallery watching, Munir went for it only to finish agonisingly close. The six leaders

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM ‘The Donkey King’ unique effort of its kind: showbiz stars

ISLAMABAD: Many showbiz personalities praising the animated movie ‘The Donkey King’ have said that it is the best effort of its own kind in Pakistan, film will encourage the producers for making more animated movies for children. They said that content of the movie is good and children would like it very much as its songs and graphics are very beautiful

October 12, 2018 12:00 AM World’s longest flight departs Singapore for New York

The world’s longest commercial flight took off from Singapore on Thursday, with excited and apprehensive passengers on board settling in for a marathon 19 hours in the air to New York. A spokeswoman for Singapore Airlines told AFP that Flight SQ22 departed at approximately 11:35pm (1535 GMT) with 150 passengers and 17 crew on board. Two pilots, a special

October 9, 2018 8:53 PM Six years after attack, Malala's mission still going strong

Today marks the six year anniversary of the attack on Pakistan’s activist for female education Malala Yousafzai in Swat, 2012. The youngest Nobel Laureate’s struggle and strength to stand back up on her feet after returning from a near-death experience, was lauded by her father Ziauddin Yousafzai on Twitter who went on to express his pride and joy at watching

September 9, 2018 11:10 AM Arif Alvi takes oath as 13th President of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Dr Arif Alvi of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Sunday took oath as 13th President of Pakistan in a simple and dignified ceremony here at the President House. The Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, administered the oath to him. Prime Minister Imran Khan, outgoing president Mamnoon Hussain, Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani, Speaker

September 9, 2018 12:00 AM Mamnoon completes term as president, Alvi takes oath today

ISLAMABAD: Mamnoon Hussain completes his five-year tenure as the president of Pakistan on Saturday. At a special ceremony, he was given a farewell guard of honour by a smartly turned out contingent of the armed forces. The outgoing president also inspected the guard of honour. The outgoing president also held a farewell meeting with the staff of the Presidency

September 5, 2018 12:00 AM India convicts two over 2007 blasts

NEW DELHI: An Indian court on Tuesday convicted two members of a banned Islamist militant group over bomb blasts in August 2007 in the southern city of Hyderabad that killed 44 people. One explosion went off in an auditorium packed with families watching a laser show. Minutes later a second blast ripped through a congested street food stall in another

September 2, 2018 12:00 AM Adventure and partying at Birdsville Races horse races

BIRDSVILLE, Australia: A small desert town in Australia’s remote outback was transformed into a non-stop two-day carnival as thousands of people travelled across the vast continent to watch the Birdsville Races. Lonely Birdsville, on the edge of the Simpson Desert in Queensland state, some 1,900 kilometres (1,180 miles) north-west of Australia’s largest

July 17, 2018 5:45 PM Nawaz awaits Zardari at Adiala Jail, says Imran

JACOBABAD: Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that PPP looted the people of Sindh in the name of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. Addressing a rally in Jacobabad here Tuesday, Imran Khan lambasted at Pakistan People’s Party saying PPP promised Roti, Kapra and Makaan, yet in ten years they failed to provide any of it. Khan said unfortunately 3

July 14, 2018 12:00 AM Head-scarved Malaysian girl wows with soccer skills

KLANG, Malaysia: The slick freestyle football moves of a Malaysian Muslim girl have boosted her into the spotlight in a country where the sport is dominated by men. Sporting a headscarf, Qhouirunnisa’ Endang Wahyudi executed deft moves, juggling the ball before balancing it on her soles and later on her forehead.“The headscarf is not an obstacle,” the 18-year-old 11