Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Tag Archives: Pakistan

France returns looted 450 ancient relics to Pakistan

PARIS (AFP) – France handed over to Pakistan nearly 450 ancient relics, some dating as far back as 4,000 BC, seized by French customs agents over a decade ago. Customs agents at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport in 2006 intercepted a parcel from Pakistan containing 17 terracotta pots addressed to ...

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Will try to make 500 runs against Bangladesh: Sarfraz

LONDON: Pakistan skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed admitted his team need a miracle to qualify for the World Cup semi-finals as they prepare for their final league game against Bangladesh at Lord’s on Friday. Captain Sarfraz Ahmed said they would try to give 500 runs target to Bangladesh. Pakistan require an outlandishly ...

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IMF approves $6b loan package for Pakistan

NEW YORK: The International Monetary Fund Executive board approved a three-year, $6 billion loan package for Pakistan to rein in mounting debts and stave off a looming balance of payments crisis, in exchange for tough austerity measures. Board approval will allow immediate disbursement of around $1 billion, with the remainder ...

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Bangladesh want to finish the World cup on a high

LONDON: It’s a dead rubber for Bangladesh. It’s almost a dead rubber for Pakistan, too, as only a miracle of biblical proportions can help them stay alive in the World Cup. But Bangladesh warned on Thursday that they won’t approach Friday’s World Cup match against Pakistan as a dead rubber ...

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Zaw Ali’s new single ‘Ghari Ghari’ is out

KARACHI: One of Pakistan’s youngest singing sensation and daughter of living legend Sajjad Ali, Zaw Ali is back with her latest single Ghari Ghari. We first heard her melodious voice in Coke Studio 10 as she sang along with her father and mesmerised us with the poignant number Ronay Na ...

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Imad Wasim: Need to go all-out attacking and leave the rest

BIRMINGHAM: Hero of Headingly Imad Wasim attributed his match-winning innings to the people of Pakistan saying it would have not been possible, if the entire nation’s prayers were not with Pakistan cricket team. Imad said: “I had simply one thing in my mind that was to play cool cricket and ...

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Pakistan beat India to lift IBSF Snooker World Team Cup

DOHA: Pakistan’s Asjad Iqbal and Bilal defeated India 3-1 to lift the IBSF Snooker World Team Cup 2019 title in Qatar. The pair of Asjad Iqbal and Muhammad Bilal outclassed Team India’s Pankaj Advani and Laxman Rawat 3-1 in the final. The Indian team was outplayed by Pakistan who won ...

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FBI violated Pak laws by secretly recording Motiwala, UK court told

LONDON: A Pakistani law expert has told the Westminster Magistrates’ Court that secret recording of Karachi businessman Jabir Motiwala on Pakistani soil by three Pakistani-American Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents was violation of Pakistan’s laws and the country’s sovereignty. Barrister Rehan Kayani, a Karachi based lawyer, was giving evidence ...

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