Saturday, 19 January 2019

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Qatar promises more jobs to Pakistanis

DOHA: Qatar’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdul Rahman al Thani on Sunday assured Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi that his country will take new measures to provide more jobs to Pakistanis. The assurance came during Foreign Minister Qureshi’s one-day official visit to Qatar. Qureshi held ...

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Abbas clinches 3rd place in ICC Test bowler rankings

DUBAI: Pakistani Bowler Abbas has soared into the top three of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Test bowler rankings, whereas veteran right-handed batsman Azhar Ali secured tenth place in the ICC Test batting rankings. New Zealand moved up to number third, pushing South Africa to fourth. India skipper Virat Kohli ...

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Pakistan to launch Panda Bond in Chinese Yuan

ISLAMABAD: For the first time in the country’s history, Pakistan on Thursday approved launching of Panda Bond in Chinese-denominated Yuan currency with possible transaction size equivalent to $500 million in two different tranches in order to finance its yawning trade deficit with Beijing. $300 million for Pakistan’s struggling economy. Pakistan’s ...

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Pakistan fight back after Olivier takes six

CENTURION: Pakistan fought back after being bowled out for 181 as bowlers dominated on the first day of the first Test against South Africa at SuperSport Park on Wednesday. Duanne Olivier took six for 37 as the hosts subjected Pakistan to an onslaught of aggressive, short-pitched bowling. South Africa struggled ...

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Sarfraz praises Yasir Shah ahead of South Africa Test

CENTURION: For all the things this away tour is for Pakistan, one thing it is not is timely. They take on, in South Africa, the opponents they have only beaten two times in 12 attempts on away soil, the side that, for the overwhelming part of the past dozen years ...

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Indian right wing group asks Naseeruddin Shah to move to Pakistan

NEW DELHI: The Hindu Yuva Vahini (HYV), a right wing group founded by Yogi Adityanath, has sent a cheque of Rs 50,000 to veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah to travel to Pakistan after his recent comments on Bulandshahr violence in which a policeman was killed. According to Indian media reports, the ...

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Pakistan should stick with Sarfraz as captain: Dav Whatmore

LONDON: Former Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore has advised the men in green to not look to replace Sarfraz Ahmed as captain, saying continuity in the main formats’ leadership is crucial as teams gear up for the World Cup in England next year, reported Sport360. Sarfraz has been urged by many ...

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Incoming PCB official hopeful of Australia visit in 2019

LONDON-(Reuters): Incoming Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) managing director Wasim Khan has said he hopes Australia will come to the South Asian nation to play at least part of a one-day series currently scheduled to take place in the United Arab Emirates in March. Most cricket nations have avoided touring Pakistan ...

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