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  • Saud al Faisal: FM from 1975 to 2015

    The world’s longest-serving foreign minister, Saudi Arabia’’ Prince Saud al Faisal, steered the oil giant’s diplomacy for four decades before stepping down...

    Saud al Faisal served under four monarchs, most recently taking a new oath of office after King Salman took over following the death of King Abdullah in January...

  • Nadeem upstages Saud to help KPT lift title

    KARACHI: Veteran Nadeem Javed upstaged youngster Saud Shakeel in the battle of centuries as Karachi Port Trust (KPT) dethroned K-Electric to seal the 20th Hinopak Trophy KCCA Inter-departmental Cricket League title with a thrilling six-run victory at the TMC Ground here on Thursday...

    Former Pakistan U-19 all-rounder Saud Shakeel excelled in the chase with a superlative innings of 125...

  • Asif, Saud triumph at CNS Golf

    ISLAMABAD: Col Asif Mehdi and Col Saud won net and gross disciplines respectively in the senior amateur category of the Chief of the Naval Staff Golf Cup here on Saturday at Margalla Green Golf Club...

    Col Saud of Peshawar Golf Club was declared winner of the gross category scoring gross 161 while Malik Afsar was adjudged as runner-up scoring 164 gross...

  • Saud excels in KE victory

    KARACHI: Upcoming all-rounder Saud Shakeel excelled with a good all-round performance to help K-Electric trounce Karachi Gymkhana Blues by 86 runs in the 30th Karachi Gymkhana Omar Associates Ramazan Cricket Festival at the KG Ground here on Wednesday...

    After both were dismissed, Majid Khan (42 off 25, four fours and two sixes) was joined by Saud (39 off 23, two fours and one six) in a third-wicket stand of 81...

  • NBP, HBL, Wapda chalk up big wins; Saud hits maiden ton

    Elsewhere, upcoming youngster Saud Shakeel struck a maiden century in only his fourth first-class match as Karachi Whites obtained a handy lead of 128 over Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) in the remaining Pool ‘B’ game which is heading for a draw at the National Stadium...

    The 20-year-old Saud, who represented Pakistan at the Under-19 level with distinction, stole the show with a workmanlike innings of 114 not out...

  • Former Saudi foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal dies

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia's Prince Saud al-Faisal, who was the world's longest-serving foreign minister, has died, family members and a foreign ministry spokesman said late Thursday, over two months after he was replaced following 40 years in the job...

    “May God accept him in paradise,” the prince's nephew Saud Mohammed al-Abdullah al-Faisal said on Twitter...

  • Former foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal dies at 75

    RIYADH: Former Saudi foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal died on Thursday, Saudi Arabian sources and media close to the kingdom’s ruling family reported, two months after he was replaced following 40 years in the job...

    Prince Saud, who was 75, was the world’s longest serving foreign minister when replaced on April 29 by Adel al-Jubeir, the then-ambassador to Washington...

  • Death of Saud al Faisal, Qayyum condoled

    LAHORE: PML-Q, PPP and Jamaat-i-Islami leaders have expressed grief over the demise of former Azad Kashmir president Sardar Abdul Qayyum Khan and former foreign minister of Saudi Arabia Prince Saud al Faisal...

    They also expressed deep grief over the death of Prince Saud al Faisal...

  • Sindh govt seeks appointment of Majeed Dasti as provincial police chief

    It was decided in the provincial cabinet meeting on Saturday that the Sindh government will return the services of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Allah Dino Khowaja to the federal government and will seek appointment of Sardar Abdul Majeed Dasti as the province's police chief in light of a Supreme Court order...

    In April, the Sindh government had sent Khowaja packing after it appointed Sardar Abdul Majeed Dasti, then a Grade-21...

  • Majeed Amjad commemorative stamp being launched

    KARACHI: The Pakistan Post is releasing a commemorative postage stamp in the name of poet Majeed Amjad, famous for Ghazal and Nazm genres of Urdu poetry, under its Men of Letters series...

    Regarded as a “philosophical poet of depth and sensitivity” Majeed Amjad, after graduating from Islamia College Lahore in 1934, returned to Jhang and remained associated with a weekly newspaper Arooj for some time as its editor, and at the advent of...

  • Shabnam Majeed – not just a melodious voice

    LAHORE: From starting a music class for children in collaboration with the Lahore Arts Council, to recording a music video focusing on ragas, to launching an NGO for kids addicted to drugs, famed vocalist Shabnam Majeed has a lot of plans up her sleeves...

    Ms Majeed, a distinguished voice in playback, semi-classical and ghazal singing has recently joined the Lahore Arts Council as a music tutor for children of 10 years of age...

  • We have ties with Anwar Majeed: Zardari

    PPP Co-Chairman and former president Asif Ali Zardari on Sunday said he has ties with Anwar Majeed but did not comment on the cases registered against him...

    A First Information Report was registered against Anwar Majeed at the Saddar police station Saturday night under Section 7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act...

  • Sardar Abdul Majeed appointed acting IGP Sindh

    The government of Sindh on Saturday appointed Sardar Abdul Majeed, a BS-21 officer, as the acting inspector general of police for the province after relieving A...

    The notification added that Majeed will hold the post, along with his current duties, until a regular posting is made...

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