Saturday, 20 July 2019

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Imran hopes for Nawaz goodbye reception next week

ISLAMABAD: PTI chief Imran Khan has his eyes set on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s resignation and in an interview to an international newspaper, the cricketer-turned-politician hoped that there would be a big ‘goodbye reception’ for Sharif in Islamabad next week. PTI chief Imran Khan said that he truly believed Prime ...

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RAW targeting CPEC through Afghanistan: CJCSC

KARACHI: Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mahmood Hayat has said Pakistan is fully aware of the designs of hostile agencies, especially RAW against the country. Addressing the passing out parade of cadets at Pakistan Naval Academy in Karachi on Saturday, he said the Indian intelligence is operating ...

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Hard work of 17 years behind 10,000 runs: Younus

Karachi – Former Pakistan cricketer Younus Khan Wednesday said the people should give him the same respect as they respect his record-setting 10,000 runs. Speaking at the event hosted by The Citizen Foundation (TCF) in his honour, Younus said that there was a struggle of over 17 years behind his ...

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Peace with Pakistan first, Taliban later

KABUL: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday that Kabul needs peace with Pakistan first before peace can be forged with the Taliban. Addressing a press conference in Kabul, President Ashraf Ghani said Pakistan also needs to stop interfering in Afghanistan’s internal affairs and instead cooperate with the National Unity ...

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PML-N to challenge JIT report in SC

ISLAMABAD: With the mounting pressure on the prime minister to step down in the light of the joint investigation team’s findings, the ruling PML-N yesterday decided not to bow to the pressure and fight the case on legal and political fronts. In a third consultative meeting in less than 24 ...

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Thought Pakistan Was All About Cricket: Ronaldinho, Ryan Giggs

LAHORE: A cricket-crazed nation went ballistic over football this weekend, thanks to Brazilian football superstar, Ronaldinho’s three-day visit to Pakistan. He and several other renowned international footballers including England’s David James, Holland’s Geroge Boateng, Manchester United former player, Ryan Giggs, former French midfielder, Robert Pires and Portugal’s Luis Boa Morte, ...

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Mushahid Hussain elected ICAPP vice chairman

SEOUL: Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, representing Pakistan, was unanimously elected as Vice Chairman of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP), which represents over 300 political parties from 52 Asian countries. The election was held at the meeting of the ICAPP Standing Committee, comprising 27 members, meeting here in ...

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Ronaldinho-7 beat Team Giggs 2-0 in Lahore to clinch series

LAHORE – Ronaldinho-7 won the second match of the seven-a-side series against Team Giggs to secure a series win at Fortress Stadium, Lahore Cantt. Ronaldinho 7 won the game against Giggs- 7 by 2-0. The first goal of the game was scored by Riaz who was assisted by Boa Morte. ...

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‘Thanks Karachi, Thanks Pakistan,’ tweets Ronaldinho

Iconic Brazilian and Barcelona football player Ronaldinho has thanked Karachi and Pakistan for warn welcome, love and support for him and his fellow players. The Brazilian star and other famous footballers including Roberto Corlos, Ryan Giggs, Nicolas Anelka, George Boateng,  David James and Luis Boa Morte are in Pakistan to ...

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Clashes as Indian Kashmir marks key anniversary

SRINAGAR: Government forces threw tear gas and clashed with stone-throwing protesters in Indian Kashmir on Saturday, as the volatile Himalayan region marked the anniversary of a hugely popular rebel leader’s death. Thousands of troops have fanned out across Indian-administered Kashmir, where authorities have imposed a widespread curfew and cut off ...

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