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  • Former Pakistan cricketer Azmat Rana passes away

    KARACHI: Pakistan cricket is mourning the passing away of former Test batsman Azmat Rana, who died of cardiac arrest in his hometown of Lahore on Saturday at age of 63...

    During Sunday’s final One-day International of the three-match series, the Pakistan players and match officials wore black armbands as a mark of respect for the late cricketer, who played at the domestic level for Punjab, Bahawalpur, PIA and Muslim Commercial Bank in...

  • Pakistan Navy launches third Azmat-class fast attack craft

    KARACHI: Pakistan Navy on Saturday launched the third Azmat-class Fast Attack Craft-Missile (FAC-M) and layed the keel for a 600 ton Maritime Patrol Vessel (MPV) in Karachi...

    The launching ceremony of FAC-M, built for Pakistan Navy, and the keel laying of the MPV, being built for Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), was held at Karachi Shipyard & Engineering works (KS&EW)...

  • Sajjad Ali, Ali Azmat stand out at music meet

    The discussions at the festival with Sajjad Ali, Ali Azmat, Momina Mustehsan and Uzair Jaswal remained interesting and informative...

    “There was no music industry in Pakistan but only the music scene,” he said and criticised the singers who were taking music and singing as fun and were not serious about learning music in a proper way...

  • Justice Azmat Saeed takes oath as acting CJP

    ISLAMABAD: Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed, senior judge of the Supreme Court, was on Tuesday sworn in as acting Chief Justice of Pakistan...

    The judges of the Supreme Court, the Attorney General of Pakistan, senior lawyers and law officers attended the oath-taking ceremony...

  • Air Marshal Asghar Khan: my role model, father of Pakistan Air Force, and the protégé of Jinnah

    I have many reasons to write in memory of the venerated Air Marshal Asghar Khan — a protégé of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, he was my role model from the age of 19 when I joined the Royal Pakistan Air Force (RPAF) in 1952...

    I first heard about Asghar Khan, who was at the time a wing commander, from my instructor at the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Academy in Risalpur, who narrated to me the historic event of Jinnah’s visit to...

  • BJP leader makes jibe at VP Ansari

    In a post on Twitter, Ram Madhav, a general secretary in the Bharatiya Janata Party who coordinates closely with Modi and top ministers, questioned why Vice President Hamid Ansari did not attend the celebrations...

    It was later revealed that Ansari had not been invited...

  • Ansari injured hours after England call-up

    LONDON: Uncapped Surrey all-rounder Zafar Ansari’s England debut could be in doubt after he was taken to hospital on Tuesday with a hand injury hours after getting his first Test call-up...

    The 23-year-old was named in England’s squad for the three-Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates...

  • REVIEW: Unanswerable questions: Saaye Mein Dhoop by Akhlaq Ansari

    These are some of the philosophical questions whose various aspects Akhlaq Ansari grapples with in his collection of short stories, Saaye Mein Dhoop...

    Originally written in the author’s native language, Sindhi, the book has been translated into Urdu by Nangar Channa, making Ansari’s beautiful prose accessible to all those readers who are not proficient in Sindhi...

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