Friday, 25 May 2018

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Russia to establish $200m oil refinery in Pakistan

Oil refinery plant of petroleum or petrochemical industry production at sunset

MOSCOW: Russian investors have agreed to setup a medium size refinery in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in this regard was signed here between the delegation of Russian investors from Inter Rao Engineering & HIMMASH APPARAT – a leading EPCC contractor through local partners ORPHEUS – and Khyber ...

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PCB not willing to play U-19 Asia Cup in India


BENGALURU: The PCB is set to raise an objection to India hosting the Under-19 Asia Cup amid the climate of political tension between the two countries. The tournament is scheduled to be held in Bengaluru in November this year with Pakistan reluctant to tour. India has already been allotted the ...

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Javed Miandad wants Pakistan to boycott India in ICC events

Javed Miandad

LONDON: Former Pakistan captain Javed Miandad has said Pakistan Cricket Board should boycott playing against India in ICC events. Sports Minister Vijay Goel had earlier, stated that no Pakistan sportspersons will be allowed to play in India or vice versa except for when it is at a neutral venue and ...

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I have no future in politics, tells Younis Khan


PESHAWAR: Legendary cricketer Younis Khan has denied he will join politics. In a statement, he said that he feels that there is no future for him in the field.  ‘I am busy in promoting cricket in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP),’ he said. He said that Shahryar Khan’s tenure was impressive for ...

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Sarfraz wants Pakistan to become top class team


ISLAMABAD: Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed wants Pakistan to become the No. 1 cricket team saying players just need support to prove their mettle. “Besides me the whole team dreams to be No.1 team,” Sport360 quoted Sarfraz as saying. He said as we achieved success in 2017 Champions Trophy, hopefully we would ...

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Mika Singh faces Twitter wrath after saying HUMARA PAKISTAN

Mika Singh

LONDON: Indian singer and composer Mika Singh, who is set to perform in the US next week, has come under fire for asking his fans to join him in celebrating the independence days of India and “Humara Pakistan”. “Be ready to rock with me.. Houston and Chicago…. I’m coming to ...

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Ultimate goal to prepare Pakistan for World Cup: Arthur

Mickey Arthur

LAHORE: Pakistan cricket team head coach Mickey Arthur has said that the ultimate goal is to prepare the team for World Cup 2019 and making it number one by finding suitable replacements of iconic cricketers Misbah-ul-Haq and Younus Khan. Talking to the reporters here at the National Cricket Academy on ...

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Pakistan values its ties with UK: Speaker National Assembly


ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that Pakistan highly values its relations with UK and wishes to strengthen the existing ties between the two countries through enhanced economic cooperation and parliamentary exchanges. He expressed these views while talking to the British High Commissioner Thomas Drew here in ...

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Abbasi picked as interim PM of Pakistan

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

ISLAMABAD: The ruling Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz has selected Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to be the interim prime minister of the country. The decision was made by former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during an informal consultative meeting of the party. According to media reports, Abbasi ...

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