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Tag Archives: Pakistan

New Zealand search for first series win against Pakistan since 1985

CHRISTCHURCH: 12 Consecutive undefeated Test series for Pakistan against New Zealand (including one-off Tests) – they have won seven and drawn five. The only ongoing streak of undefeated Test series between two of the top eight teams is South Africa’s run of 15 unbeaten series against New Zealand. Australia also ...

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Chehlum of Shahada-e-Karbala on Nov 21

Karachi: In connection with the Chehlum of Shuhada-e-Karbala, a procession will be taken out on November 21 from Nishter Park to Hussainian Iranian Imam Bargah Kharadar. It will be mandatory to get stickers to be displayed on wind screen of their vehicles. It said that the Law Enforcement Agencies, District ...

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London flats bought thru Qatari investments: Sharifs

ISLAMABAD – The Sharif family yesterday, during the hearing of Panama leaks case, submitted documentary evidence with a letter from a Qatari prince before the Supreme Court as being ‘legitimate’ owners of their London flats, claiming the property in question was purchased with the proceeds of real estate investments in ...

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Pakistan-Indonesia trade volume reaches $2.3b: Santoso

KARACHI: Indonesia’s Consul General Hadi Santoso on Tuesday said that the Pakistan-Indonesia trade volume has reached almost $2.3 billion, which was $1.6 billion in November 2014. The Indonesia’s consul general is about to leave Karachi after successfully completing his tenure. He assumed charge as the consul general in November 2014. ...

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New-look sides clash in middleweight fight

HARARE – Visiting teams to Zimbabwe often use their time here as a looking glass into the future: which new combinations might be worth exploring? Who are the up-and-coming players? Who’s staking a claim for the next major tour? While West Indies’ circumstances might be a little more tempestuous, both ...

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Flashes of brilliance at Fashion Pakistan Week-Winter Festive

KARACHI: Fashion is a fickle beast and we saw it play out in Karachi, Pakistan. The winter festive of Fashion Pakistan Week 2016 went off smoothly, far more smoothly than the first, proving that practice does indeed make perfect. Three days, almost twenty designers, eclipsing music, restricted invites, same time, ...

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India, Bangladesh owe Pakistan Rs 15.25 billion

KARACHI: The federal government has decided to demand its outstanding amount from India and Bangladesh. The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has written to all commercial banks and development finance institutions, asking for details of accounts of assets and other dues receivable from the two countries. The purpose is to ...

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Pakistan teams ‘safe’ after NZ earthquake

CHRISTCHURCH: All members of the Pakistan cricket team are safe in Nelson after an earthquake of high intensity hit New Zealand, their manager Wasim Bari has confirmed. Pakistan were in Nelson to play a three-day tour game before the first Test, scheduled to begin in Christchurch on November 17. The ...

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First Hyatt-branded hotels now in Pakistan

ABU DHABI: Hyatt Hotels Corporation & Bahria Town, Asia’s largest real estate developer, signed an historic agreement in Abu Dhabi to develop four new signature resort properties across Pakistan. With an investment of over $600 million, these projects are set to revolutionise the hospitality industry of Pakistan and provide much ...

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Trump’s world and world’s Trump

Donald Trump’s victory has caught the world by its throat, and in all likelihood, we are in for interesting times. His victory presents an interesting case study oscillating between “democracy at its best” and democracy at its worst”. It is perhaps the biggest political upset that America has ever seen ...

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