Friday, 6 December 2019

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Indian tea exports to Pakistan plunged 50% since clashes

NEW DELHI: Indian tea exports to Pakistan have plunged 50 per cent since the two countries clashed in February, according to a report published by Indian business news website Business Standard. Amid growing tensions over the illegal annexation of Indian-occupied Kashmir by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the tea trade ...

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Pakistan women beat Bangladesh in first T20I

LAHORE: Pakistan women cricket team defeated visiting Bangladesh to register their first-ever women international here at historical Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday. Pakistan captain Bismah Maroof won the toss and decided to bat first. The openers couldn’t provide a solid start to the host side as the openers lost their wickets ...

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Sana Mir honoured with Asia Society Game Changers award

NEW YORK:  Leading Pakistani cricketer Sana Mir and six other trailblazing women from Asian countries were honoured with the ‘2019 Asia Society Game Changers award’ at a glittering ceremony held on Thursday night in recognition of their transformative impact in Asia and beyond.  “Sana Mir is first and foremost a ...

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India and Pakistan sign agreement on Kartarpur corridor

ATTARI: India and Pakistan on Thursday signed the much-awaited agreement for operationalizing Kartarpur Corridor, paving the way for its inauguration next month ahead of the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev. The two sides met on “zero line” on the border and signed the agreement. The Indian delegation was ...

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Misbah finally reveals reason for sacking Former Skipper Sarfraz

LAHORE: Pakistan head coach Misbah-Ul-Haq finally revealed the reason from his side for sacking Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain of Pakistan’s Test and T20I side. There were a lot of criticisms going around the captaincy of Sarfraz Ahmed right from ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. A lot of comments were made on ...

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The Hundred Draft – Amir picked by London Spirit for £100,000

BIRMINGHAM: Pakistan’s bowling trio of speedster Mohammad Amir, Shaheen Shah Afridi and leggie Shadab Khan were picked for The Hundred Draft. Amir led the Men in Green into the draft, becoming the first Pakistani player picked in The Hundred Draft. The fast bowler was picked by London Spirit for a ...

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Shoaib Malik signs for South African T20 franchise Jozi Stars

JOHANNESBURG: Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik will join Johannesburg-based Jozi Stars for the latter stages of the Mzansi Super League Twenty20 tournament this season. The franchise announced on Thursday that Malik would take over from West Indian Chris Gayle, the franchise s marquee overseas signing. Gayle is only available for the first ...

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge play cricket at NCA

LAHORE: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, visited the National Cricket Academy (NCA) and played cricket with Pakistan players and local kids participating in the British Council’s Dosti programme. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit to National Cricket Academy #RoyalVisitPakistan pic.twitter.com/YjsDGv6Hjr — Pakistan Cricket ...

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Pakistan LNG cancels huge 10-year LNG tender

SINGAPORE: State-owned Pakistan LNG has cancelled a tender to buy liquefied natural gas over a 10-year period and may turn to the spot market instead, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. The company issued the tender in early June to import 240 LNG cargoes of 140,000 cubic metres ...

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