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  • Awais, Aizaz inspire Pindi to first win

    RAWALPINDI: Former internationals Awais Zia and Aizaz Cheema made significant contributions to help Rawalpindi secure their first success in the Cool & Cool presents Jazz National T20 Cup with a 22-run defeat of Karachi Blues late on Monday night...

    The left-handed Awais, who had played a couple of Twenty20 Internationals some years ago, cashed in at the start to hammer five boundaries and three sixes in a rapid 31-ball knock of 45...

  • SC orders early recovery of Awais Shah

    A five-judge bench of the apex court headed by Justice Amir Hani Muslim issued the directive during the hearing of the petition filed by the Sindh High Court Bar Association (SHCBA) seeking safe recovery of Barrister Awais Ali Shah, who was kidnapped from Clifton on June 20...

    The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority and the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority should take action against such campaigns maligning the...

  • Eyewitness recalls nobody helped Awais as gunmen snatched him from car park

    KARACHI: No one, including guards of a Clifton superstore, came to the rescue of Awais Ali Shah, the son of the sitting Sindh High Court Chief Justice, when masked men kidnapped him on Monday afternoon, eyewitnesses said on Tuesday...

    Advocate Awais Ali Shah, eldest among the three siblings, had opened a year ago his law firm after remaining associated with a renowned law firm for five years...

  • CM announces Rs10m reward for recovery of Awais Shah as LEAs look for clues

    KARACHI: Police registered a case on Wednesday against “unknown suspects” for kidnapping Awais Ali Shah, the son of the Sindh High Court chief justice, as investigators of the law enforcement agencies groped around in the dark for clues to the young lawyer’s whereabouts or motive for and people behind his kidnapping with the chief minister announcing a Rs10 million reward for help leading to his recovery...

    The investigations of Awais...

  • Haider, Awais win gold, silver in Dubai Paralympic events

    KARACHI: In times when Pakistan’s national cricket, hockey and squash teams are struggling to make an impact on world circuit, two of the country’s paralympic athletes – Haider Ali and Mohammad Awais – did the nation proud by clinching gold and silver medals respectively at the prestigious 2016 IPC Athletics Asia Oceania Championships being contested in Dubai...

    Earlier, Pakistan’s other talented athlete Muhammad Awais Baloch set the...

  • Awais Shah kidnapping: SC rejects inquiry reports filed by IGP, chief secretary

    KARACHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the inquiry reports filed by the provincial police officer and chief secretary, and referred the matter about police negligence during the kidnapping of Awais Ali Shah to the establishment secretary for a departmental inquiry...

    In his report about another group of police officers belonging to the rank of BS-17 and above in the Police Service of Pakistan, chief secretary Mohammad...

  • ‘JITs being formed for Awais Shah kidnapping, Sabri killing probe’

    KARACHI: The Sindh government has decided to set up joint interrogation teams (JITs) on the kidnapping of young lawyer and son of the Sindh High Court chief justice Awais Shah and the killing of renowned qawwal Amjad Sabri, said the home minister on Friday...

    Speaking at a press conference at the Karachi Police Office (KPO) after chairing a meeting in which the progress in both cases was reviewed, the home minister said the domain of...

  • Police believes Awais Shah is being kept in Karachi, says IG Sindh

    KARACHI: Inspector General of Police AD Khwaja has said the kidnappers of Awais Shah, son of SHC CJ, are trying to misguide the law enforcement agencies and the police believes he is kept in Karachi...

    “We still believe that he (Awais Shah) has been kept in Karachi and with the help of all the agencies and using the technology we have, we would recover him safe and sound shortly," said the province’s top police official...

  • SC slams police handling of Awais kidnap case

    KARACHI: The Supreme Court on Monday expressed extreme displeasure over the manner in which the Karachi police handled the kidnapping case of Awais Ali Shah, son of the Sindh High Court chief justice, with one of the bench members observing that the SHO concerned did not even bother to visit the crime scene after himself concluding that it was a job of spy agencies...

    A three-judge bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice of...

  • Awais stuns veteran Wajid, to meet Rizwan in final

    LAHORE: Awais Zahid caused a huge upset at the National Badminton Championships when he defeated national champion Wajid Ali to set the men’s singles final date with Rizwan Azam, who overpowered Azeem Sarwar in the other semi-final at the Punjab University New Campus courts here on Saturday...

    Wapda’s Awais registered a cakewalk victory against Wajid of SNGPL, wrapping up the semi-final in just 30 minutes with the scores being 21-14,...

  • Awais, Palwasha clinch badminton titles

    LAHORE: Wapda’s Awais Zahid won the men’s singles crown at the National Badminton Championships but it was Palwasha Bashir who stole the limelight with a hat-trick of titles as the tournament ended here on Sunday...

    Awais came from behind to topple Rizwan Azam — also of Wapda — 17-21, 21-15, 21-12 in 40 minutes, faltering at the start as he relinquished a 10-7 lead in the first set before storming back to with fine serves and smashes...

  • Pakistan pin hopes on Nasir after trio crash

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan chances of winning the Serena Hotel-Chief of Air Staff International Squash Championship became slimmer on Sunday with Nasir Iqbal among three visiting Egyptians succeeding in making the semi-finals here at the Mushaf Squash Complex...

    Pakistan’s Tayyab Aslam and Farhan Mehboob failed to match Nasir’s feat when they crashed out to Egyptians Karim Al-Fathi and Omar Abdel Meguid...

  • Nasir’s feat rekindles hope for Pakistan squash

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday took a well-weighed step towards regaining its lost supremacy in squash as promising Nasir Iqbal clinched the President’s Gold Cup International Squash Championship defeating Todd Harrity of the US in straight games here at the Mushaf Squash Complex...

    The final of the PSA M25 event turned to be a lopsided affair as Nasir took only 27 minutes to outclass third-seeded Harrity in straight games with the...

  • Nasir, Danish to vie for CNS crown

    KARACHI: Top seed Nasir Iqbal and fourth seed Danish Atlas Khan booked their places in the final of the 11th Chief of the Naval Staff International Squash Championship here at the PN Roshan Khan-Jahangir Khan squash complex after cruising through their last-four clashes on Monday...

    Nasir, who won the gold medal at the 2013 Asian Team Championship, justified his billing by bringing the winning streak of holder Farhan Mehbob to a...

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