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  • TISLAMABAD – 5-Star School clinched the 1st Naya Nazimabad All-Manghopir Inter-School Football Tournament title after defeating Knowledge Inn School 9–8 on sudden death in the final played at the Naya Nazimabad Football Stadium. Both the teams played top class soccer in the regular time ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Ali Haider thrash ed Haris Tahir 6-3 to grab 11th Jubilee Insurance U-21 Junior National Championship title here at PSB Snooker Hall, Pakistan Sports Complex on Tuesday. IPC Minister Dr Fahmida Mirza was announced to be the chief guest at the prize distribution ceremony, but she never ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – Smurfs FC thrashed Charcoal FC 4-1 in the final to claim the maiden Leisure Leagues Women’s Cup title here at High Velocity. The Women’s Cup was organised under the Leisure League in which eight teams including CLFC, CLFC Youth, Charcol FC, Summerf FC, Young Rising ...

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  • TThe customs officials Monday foiled a bid to smuggle two falcons from Abu Dhabi to Pakistan, a spokesman said. However, the suspected smuggler managed escape.  Initial investigation said Abdul Wahab was carrying two birds to Pakistan through a foreign airline flight EK-622.  Recovered ...

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  • TSadar division police during its crackdown against criminals last week arrested at least 116 suspects and recovered 11 pistols, one rifle, one gun, and bullets from them.  A police spokesman on Monday said that the police teams also seized 7-kg Charas and 250 liters of liquor from the arrested ...

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  • TLAHORE:- The HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) replacement draft will be held here at the Gaddafi Stadium on January 24. The teams will draft replacements for the fourth edition of the PSL and will select their 21st player (local player) if needed, said Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) spokesman here ...

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  • TLAHORE - Punjab Food Authority has sealed two food businesses in Badami Bagh and Taj Bagh area on Sunday. Director General Muhammad Usman led the raid on factories. PFA authority has confiscated more than 35,600 kilograms unwholesome food products. Abdullah Grinding Unit was shut down on account of ...

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  • TISLAMABAD:- Prime Minister Imran Khan will pay a two-day visit to Qatar from today (Monday) on the invitation of Amir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hammad Al Thani. During the visit, the prime minister will call on Amir of Qatar and hold meeting with his Qatari counterpart to discuss issues of mutual ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - 11th U-21 Junior National Championship reaches pre-quarterfinals stage here Saturday. Saad Khan beat Ali Zaman 3-1, M Saleem beat Iftikhar Hussain 3-0, Muzammil Khan beat Abdul Aziz 3-0, Umer Farooq beat Fahad Ghaffar 3-1, M Naseem Akhtar beat Sami Ullah 3-0, Ahsan Yousuf beat M Shahbaz ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – Inter Provincial Coordination (IPC) Minister Dr Fahmida Mirza informed National Assembly government had provided RS 550 million financial assistance in last 5 years to squash and hockey despite passage of 18th Amendment, according to which sports were handed over to respective ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - University of Lahore (UoL) won the 5th All-Pakistan HEC Intervarsity Men’s Ski Championship 2019 at PAF Ski Resort Naltar on Friday. This was the first time that the event has been conducted at Naltar, which was earlier held at PAF Base Kalabagh. As many as 24 students of eight ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) announced 8-member selection committee headed by former PFF information secretary Rana Tanveer Ahmed to select players for All-Pakistan Inter Board Football Championship. PFF acting secretary Syed Sharafat said that other committee members are Muhammad ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – The second day matches of the 11th Jubilee Insurance U-21 Junior National Championship were decided on Friday here at PSB Snooker Hall, Pakistan Sports Complex. Usman Ahmed beat Abdul Aziz 3-0, Muzammil Khan beat Ammar Hussain 3-0, Fahad Ghaffar beat M Rafiq 3-1, Umer Farooq beat ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Punjab University (PU) Department of Sports Sciences & Physical Education (SSPE) organised a two-day inter-class futsal kick-on tournament at the university department ground. Five players of the national football team and veteran players of Pakistan football team ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Pakistan finished on top in Pool A in the 19th Asian Junior Team Squash Championship 2019, after hammering Thailand in the last pool match played in Pattaya, Thailand on Friday. In the semifinals, Pakistan will take on Hong Kong, who finished runners-up in Pool B after losing last pool ...

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  • TLAHORE - A special court on Friday handed down death penalty to an accused involved in rape of a medical student. The court also imposed a fine of Rs 500,000 on the accused, Waqas Khalid, besides awarding him life term imprisonment. Additional District and Sessions Judge Chaudhry Rehmat Ali, ...

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  • TA three-day National Conference on Medical Journalism will start at University of Health Sciences (UHS) on Saturday (today). Prof Khawaja Sadiq Hussain will be the chief guest at the inaugural session. Experts from Iran, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are participating in the conference ...

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  • TManagement and Professional Development Department (MPPD) Punjab arranged the passing out of 22nd PSMG course on Friday. According to a press release, 40 officers from different departments have passed this course.  Addressing the ceremony, Secretary MPDD, Dr Asmat hoped that these officers ...

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  • TThe Punjab Healthcare Commission has closed down 44 businesses of quacks during the last two days. The PHC enforcement teams were accompanied by the district administration and police officials during raids, which were conducted on 219 treatment centres in six cities, where 44 businesses of quacks ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - German Ambassador to Pakistan Martin Kobler yesterday called on Pakistan People’s Party chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari here. Senator Farhatullah Babar, Senator Sherry Rehman, Senator Annie Marri and Jamil Soomro were present on the occasion. “Matters of mutual interests were ...

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  • TStudents of Nursing College of Lahore General Hospital secured first two positions in examination of Punjab Nursing Board. Sana Arif stood first by getting 698 while Rizwana Bibi grabbed second position by securing 687 marks.  Principal Post Graduate Medical Institute Prof Mohammad Tayyab has ...

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  • TAt least three women were killed in road accidents in different parts of the city, rescue workers said Thursday.  A 45-year-old woman was waiting for bus near Bahria Town (Gate No 2) when a speedy motorcycle hit her from the rear side. As a result, the woman died on the spot. The motorcyclist ...

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  • TThe Lahore High Court issued contempt notice to Inspector General of Police IGP Punjab Javed Saleem and sought a written reply from him in a petition. Justice Shamas Mehmood Mirza heard the petition. Petitioner Ali Sultan contended that despite being on merit, he had not been appointed as data ...

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  • TA 36-year-old man was shot dead by unidentified gunmen near Miani Sahib Graveyard in the Lytton Road police precincts on Wednesday.  Rescue workers said the body was shifted to the morgue for autopsy. The deceased was identified by police as Safdar. Police sources said that unidentified gunmen ...

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  • TPunjab is hosting an inter-provincial meeting today to develop a uniform local bodies’ system in the four provinces.  Provincial sinister for Local Bodies and their administrative secretaries have been invited to attend the meeting. Senior Minister Punjab Abdul Aleem Khan will ...

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  • TThe Punjab Healthcare Commission has sealed 39 quackery outlets in five tehsils during the last two days.  The PHC enforcement teams had conducted raids on 199 treatment centres in five tehsils, and closed down 39 quacks’ businesses. Out of the visited centres as per the census, 82 ...

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  • TPunjab Minister for Higher Education Raja Yasir Humayun Sarfraz will grace the Cash Awards Ceremony of 2nd The Educationist All Pakistan Co-curricular Competitions 2018, jointly organised by Punjab University, PHEC, The Educationist and NAB Lahore.  Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Niaz Ahmad Akhtar ...

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  • TISLAMABAD – Rohail Nazir helped Central Zone thrash Gilgit/Baltistan by 277 runs in the Regional Inter-District U-19 (One Day) 2019-2020 Islamabad Region here at Diamond Ground on Wednesday. Central Zone also became the champions, after winning all the three matches played in the event. ...

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  • TLAHORE - Descon Sultans and Daredevils have qualified for the final of Cricket Gala 2019, which Descon organized for its employees of all departments and divisions here at Wapda Sports Complex. Now the final of the event will be contested during the Descon Annual Sports Family Day to be held in mid ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Aman Atique grabbed men’s singles and doubles titles in the 1st CAA National Junior Tennis Championship 2019 here at Islamabad Tennis Complex on Wednesday. Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) secretary Col (R) Gul Rehman was the chief guest at the concluding ceremony, where Islamabad ...

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