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  • From Adam Jama of Djibouti to Adam Jee of Pakistan

    If Shahjehan built the Taj Mahal to display his love for Mumaz Mahal, Adam Jama Waberi from Djibouti has built the Gulshan Soccer Academy in Karachi to denote his love for Pakistan...

    Waberi is nothing but revered in Karachi’s footballing circles: from Adam Jama, he has become Adam Jee, the godfather and mentor of many young footballers in the city trying to make a mark...

  • Rice mills in Larkana shut as workers go on strike

    LARKANA: A large number of rice factories workers, after their unproductive talks with rice millers on enhancing wage, took to the streets of the city on Saturday after announcing an indefinite strike at 42 mills...

    Led by Rice Factories Labour Union president Qadir Bakhsh Kurd and Rice Mills Workers chairman Abdul Aziz Abbasi, the participants marched from Labour Colony to Jiannahbagh gate, where they held a demonstration...

  • Illegal rice mills, stone-crushing plants sealed in Balochistan

    QUETTA: The Balochistan government on Wednesday sealed all illegally-run rice mills, stone-crushing plants and marble factories across the province for causing environmental hazard...

    According to Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan Alyani, 100 rice mills and 41 stone-crushing plants had been shut down in different towns and cities of the province...

  • Adam dents Saints’ Euro bid

    LONDON: Stoke midfielder Charlie Adam damaged Southampton’s challenge for a European place as his late strike secured a 2-1 win at the Britannia Stadium on Saturday...

    But Mame Diouf levelled soon after the interval and Scotland midfielder Adam struck with six minutes left to hand Southampton their second defeat in their last three matches...

  • Bradmanesque: Adam Voges dubbed the new “Don”

    WELLINGTON: Adam Voges was dubbed the new “Don” as the impeccable Australian batsman scored another century against New Zealand on Saturday to lift his average to more than 100...

    ”Voges received a late call up to Test cricket, playing his first international eight months ago against the West Indies and at 35 years of age became the oldest man to score a century on debut...

  • Ex-England winger Adam Johnson jailed for under-age sex offences

    LONDON: Former England footballer Adam Johnson was sentenced to six years in prison at Bradford Crown Court on Thursday after being found guilty of sexual activity with a 15-year-old fan...

    “Adam Johnson exploited a young star-struck fan, actively grooming her over a number of months in single-minded pursuit of his own sexual gratification,” Wareham said in a statement...

  • The Navy jawaan who would be Adam Gilchrist

    In the small village of Katlang near Mardan, a boy named Fakhar Zaman would often daydream of becoming Pakistan’s Adam Gilchrist...

    The next year, Pakistan were making their debut at the 2012 International Defence Cricket Challenge in Australia, which is a world cup of sorts for forces personnel...

  • Ghalib and Tando Adam

    Ghalib writes in this mock letter that:“ When I asked about the topic of research, he said ‘Ghalib and Tando Adam’...

    ‘What that Tando Adam is’? I asked...

  • Up to 30pc duty on rice, wheat import proposed

    ISLAMABAD: As the country has surplus stocks of wheat, rice and other agricultural commodities, the government is likely to impose duty ranging from 15 to 30 per cent on the import of these products in the budget 2015-16...

    The government is likely to review the rate of duty on the import of basmati rice which is second largest export of Pakistan...

  • Exporters seek govt support to capture EU rice market

    LAHORE: Pakistan has a huge potential for rice exports to European Union but the exporters must pay attention towards meeting import specifications, said Thomas Unger of Eurofins Global Control GmbH...

    He was speaking at a seminar organised by the Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (Reap) on Thurs­day to discuss the challenges faced by Pakistani rice exporters in the European market...

  • Rice exports off to a flying start

    RICE exports have started the current fiscal year on a positive note, giving rise to hopes that the full-year proceeds will hit $2 billion after a gap of two years...

    The country’s rice exports jumped 40 per cent year-on-year to $224 million in the July-August period, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics...

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