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  • Pakistan's ace in poker match with US: Afghan air routes

    As bad as Pakistan's relationship with the United States may appear to be today, it can get far worse...

    Over the past 16 years, which included hundreds of deadly US drone strikes, Osama bin Laden's killing on Pakistani soil and accusations that Pakistan helps insurgents who kill Americans, there is one point of no return that the two reluctant allies have never arrived at: Pakistan closing the air routes to Afghanistan
  • QAU celebrates best university ranking

    After it was ranked the best university in general and overall categories by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) in their annual rankings, Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) organised a ceremony at the Department of Earth Science to celebrate...

    The oldest federal university was declared the best university in regards to quality assurance, teaching quality, research, finance and facilities...

  • Threats to Peshawar university triggers high alert

    PESHAWAR: The police department has cancelled leaves of its staffers deputed at the Peshawar university campus and asked them to remain on duty in view of security threats to the campus, sources say...

    Over 300 policemen deployed at the campus – which houses the University of Peshawar, University of Engineering and Technology, Agriculture University and Islamia College University – have been asked to ensure presence on duty...

  • Peshawar University student refuses to accept degree from KP governor

    A student of Peshawar University on Tuesday declined to accept a graduation degree from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, citing his dissatisfaction with the federal government as the reason behind the refusal...

    Nabi Shah, a student of Journalism and Mass Communications at the university in Peshawar, said he was dissatisfied with the federal government, and so had refused to accept his degree from Jhagra...

  • KP governor orders probe into incident at Agricultural University Peshawar

    The caretaker governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mushtaq Ahmed Ghani, on Monday took notice of an incident at the Agricultural University Peshawar where the varsity’s admin officer reportedly misbehaved with a student and pointed a gun at his face...

    The caretaker governor ordered an inquiry into the incident and asked the university administration to uncover the facts related to the incident...

  • University of Peshawar admin under probe for illegal appointments, corruption

    PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa parliamentary committee probing the Oct 4 police violence against the protesting University of Peshawar students on campus is also looking into the allegations of illegal appointments and financial corruption in the province’s historic varsity...

    “We are not only probing the police’s highhandedness on campus but we are also going to probe the allegations of illegal appointments, irregularities and...

  • Raza, Nouman clinch ranking tennis titles

    KARACHI: Raza Sawani beat Vinod Das to win the men’s singles title while Nouman Aftab clinched the U-16 title by outplaying Zubair Raja on the final day of the prestigious Third Indus Pharma Open National Tennis which concluded at the Karachi Club on Thursday...

    Amin Shafi won the U-14 title while Abdullah Khan prevailed over Yahya Ehtisham
  • Pakistan boxer Waseem maintains ranking in Panama fight

    Pakistani boxer Mohammad Waseem on Sunday maintained his position as World Boxing Council's (WBC) number one and undefeated Silver Flyweight champion by defeating Panama's Carlos Melo...

    Quetta-born Waseem knocked out his rival Melo in the first round after throwing punches relentlessly, marking the eighth consecutive victory of his professional career
  • Shahid, Asjad set up ranking snooker final

    KARACHI: Former national champion Shahid Aftab and Pakistan No 2 Asjad Iqbal, both from Punjab, were stretched to limits by local cueist Abdul Sattar and Mohammad Ijaz respectively before making it to the final of the ninth National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) Ranking Snooker Cup at the bank’s sports complex on Monday...

    Sattar, who needed just one frame to wrap up the match, lost concentration and saw the next four frames and the match...

  • Asjad Iqbal clinches ranking snooker title for fourth time

    KARACHI: International cueist Asjad Iqbal and the National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) Ranking Snooker Cup title have been synonymous for the last couple of years...

    The triumph — 63-49, 39-69, 65-17, 1-86, 5-64, 96-44, 74-42, 67-15, 30-82, 72-42, 78-30, 62-29 — also helped him reach the top of the national ranking after a lapse of seven years succeeding former world amateur snooker champion Mohammad Asif...

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