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Tag Archives: Pakistan

Amir backs T10 cricket

SHARJAH: Pakistan left-arm pace bowler Mohammad Amir has backed T10 cricket, the latest format of the game, by saying that it will help to deal with the pressure of Twenty20 cricket. Talking to media in Sharjah where the T10 League was hosted, the 25-year-old said some people think the 10-over ...

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ISIS claims responsibility for Quetta church blast

At least nine people were killed and more than 50 wounded when two suicide bombers attacked a church in Quetta during a service Sunday, just over a week before Christmas, police said. Two women were among the dead at a Methodist church , said provincial Home Secretary Akbar Harifal. Several of the ...

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Afridi becomes 1st bowler to do hat-trick in T10 Cricket

SHARJAH: Shahid Afridi, hero of many a battles at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, did what the unique T10 Cricket League format wanted on the first day of the tournament on Thursday night. He bowled a hat-trick to prove to the world that he is still a champion cricketer, although retired ...

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Pakistan targeting associate nations to play during the IPL

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is facing serious conundrums with the latest updates made by the International Cricket Council (ICC). The ICC recently made the April-May window open only for the Indian Premier League (IPL) action. What this essentially meant was that the other countries were asked by the ...

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Indo-Pak Stars Come Together in Masala Awards 2017

DUBAI: In a slew of parties that happen every night, very few dresses ever catch anybody’s attention. Except that’s not what happened at the Masala Awards in Dubai, thanks to Mawra Hocane. The Pakistani actor, best known for her work in 2016 Bollywood film Sanam Teri Kasam, wore the most ...

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No more Pakistan-India matches in ICC’s new Future Tour Programme

DUBAI: International Cricket Council (ICC) has proposed Future Tour Programme (FTP) in which Pakistan team is schedule to play only 38 bilateral ODIs and 28 Tests in four-year cycle from 2019 to 2023. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is waiting for a decision on its dispute claim against India before ...

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Inzamam attaches high hopes with Pakistan for New Zealand tour

MULTAN: Chief Selector Pakistan Cricket Team Inzamam-ul-Haq attached high hopes with his team for New Zealand tour, saying that it would fly to the country a week before the series to adjust with local conditions. Talking to reporters here on Saturday, Inzamam accompanied by former king spin, Mushtaq Ahmad, informed ...

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Pakistan National Council of Arts hosts Iranian Film Festival

TEHRAN: A five-day Iranian Film Festival began on Monday at the Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) and will feature five Iranian films on the country’s culture, Islamic values and social issues. The festival is being hosted by the Iranian embassy in Islamabad in collaboration with PNCA and Lok Virsa. ...

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Trump’s siege of Jerusalem

Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem has raised eyebrows in the political circles of the world. Jerusalem has been the primary source of tension between Israel and the Muslim World. Israel occupied the Palestinian majority East Jerusalem after the 1967 war. United Nations does not recognise Jerusalem as the sole capital of ...

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Nasir Jamshed banned for one year

LAHORE: Former Pakistan batsman Nasir Jamshed has been banned for a year for failing to co-operate with the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) regarding an investigation into corruption, the governing body said on Monday. Jamshed, who has played 48 one-day internationals for Pakistan, was suspended from all forms ...

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