Thursday, 14 November 2019

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Pakistan beat Proteas to enter U19 World Cup semis

CHRISTCHURCH: A superb display of fast bowling and some composed batting by Ali Zaryab propelled Pakistan to a three-wicket win in an absorbing contest with South Africa at the ICC Under-19 World Cup Super League quarter-finals here on Wednesday. With Pakistan chasing a target of 190 runs, an unbeaten 74 ...

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Emerging economies: Pakistan ranked ahead of India in WEF

LONDON: Pakistan ranked at 47th-15 points ahead to India – in the Inclusive Development Index (IDI) 2018 of the World Economic Forum. Norway again holds the best performing advanced economy in 2018, with a consistently strong performance. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 48th WEF annual meeting today ...

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Yousuf advises struggling Sarfaraz to consult Dhoni

KARACHI: Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf has advised captain and wicketkeeper Sarfaraz Ahmed to consult Mahendra Singh Dhoni over his fitness issues and lack of form. “I think Sarfaraz needs to work on his fitness and skills a lot more. Unless he is in top form he can’t expect the ...

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US calls on Pakistan to ‘immediately arrest or expel’ Taliban leadership

WASHINGTON: United States once against pressurized Pakistan to ‘do more’ against Taliban and ‘war against terrorism.’ While talking to media on Monday, White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders called on Pakistan to immediately arrest or expel leadership of Pakistan . “We call on Pakistan to prevent Taliban from using its soil ...

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Punjab Nahi Jaungi becomes Pakistan’s highest grossing film

LOLLYWOOD: Pakistan film industry might have seen a slump in its movies released this year, but the viewers’ response to Punjab Nahi Jaungi proved to be a clear winner at the box-office. The blockbuster has broken records of Jawani Phir Nahi Ani and has become the first Pakistani film to cross Rs 500 million worldwide. ...

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Salman Khan’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ heads to China

BOLLYWOOD superstar Salman Khan’s blockbuster Bajrangi Bhaijaan will release in China on March 2, making it the actor’s first film to hit the screens in the country. Eros International, in association with Chinese film company E Stars Films Ltd, will release the movie in China during the Chinese Lantern Festival, ...

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Apple invests in Malala’s education fund

LONDON: We have yet another reason to be proud of Malala Yousafzai. According to a report, the world’s most famous CEO and perhaps the most famous – and definitely youngest – Nobel Peace Prize winner could be found on Saturday morning taking tea with a family in downtown Beirut. The ...

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New Zealand Beat Pakistan by 7 Wickets in 1st T20I

WELLINGTON: New Zealand thrashed Pakistan by seven wickets in the first Twenty20 international in Wellington. Having been whitewashed 5-0 in the one-day international series, any hopes Pakistan would be more competitive in the shorter format were swiftly dashed as they collapsed to 38 for six after being put in. Seth Rance ...

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Top order batsmen didn’t do their job this series: Mickey Arthur

WELLINGTON: Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur was given a rough reminder of how quickly fortunes can change in Pakistan cricket after seeing his side slump to a 5-0 ODI series defeat in New Zealand. The whitewash was just the third 5-0 loss in Pakistan’s history, and the first since 2010. Speaking ...

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