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  • Coach Emad Football Academy inaugurated after refurbishment

    KARACHI: The refurbished ground of Coach Emad Football Academy was inaugurated in a ceremony held on Thursday followed by a 7-a-side match between its teams...

    The ground of Coach Emad Football Academy, which measures at approximately 20,000 square feet, is managed and administered by Coach Emad Foundation on a ten-year arrangement from the District Municipal Corporation (DMC) South...

  • Doping in football: UK official eager to address Wenger’s concerns

    UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) chief Nicole Sapstead has said she would like the chance to speak to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger about his views on the use of banned substances in football...

    ”Although, on the surface, doping has not been a major problem in football as it has been for sports like athletics and cycling, Sapstead thinks it could be at risk...

  • Australian football team book flight to Dhaka

    DHAKA: The Australian Football Team have booked their flights for a World Cup tie in Dhaka which was thrown into doubt by the cancellation of an Australian cricket tour over security fears, Bangladesh's football federation said Wednesday...

    The Australian federation had flagged up their concerns over the November 17 tie in the Bangladeshi capital to football's world governing body FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation...

  • Hockney presents ‘Bigger Book’ at world’s largest book fair

    FRANKFURT: David Hockney presented the largest book ever devoted to his art on Tuesday, a limited-edition volume costing $2,500 that spans more than 60 years of work by one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century...

    “David Hockney: A Bigger Book” — a collaboration with publisher Taschen —weighs 35 kg (77 pounds), measures 50 by 70 cm (20 by 28 inches) when closed and comes with its own custom-made stand...

  • PCB inaugurates training academy in Karachi

    Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shaharyar Khan inaugurated High-Performance Centre (HPC) in Karachi on Thursday, named after cricketer Hanif Mohammad...

    It is the first facility of its sort in Karachi that will cater to cricketers and trainers, not only from the metropolis but also the surrounding areas...

  • PM forms committee to address Karachi’s misery

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan constituted a high-level committee on Sunday to work out plans to address issues being faced by the residents of Karachi...

    The committee has been asked to suggest short-, medium- and long-term measures for the betterment of Karachi...

  • Centre comes under fire over formation of body to address Karachi’s problems

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that the federal government has constituted a strategic committee for Karachi without consulting or taking him into confidence...

    The CM says he was not consulted; the governor explains the body will examine the job of various civic agenciesIn response to a question, the chief minister said he was neither consulted nor taken into confidence on the formation of the committee on...

  • PM asks aides to meet KE management to address Karachi’s power woes

    KARACHI: Growing protests by political parties, heightening anger among consumers and persistent poor performance of the K-Electric finally attracted the attention of Prime Minister Imran Khan, who on Thursday directed his team to meet the KE management and fix the problems being faced by the Karachiites...

    The intervention from the top came during a meeting of Sindh Governor Imran Ismail with the prime minister who flew to Islamabad...

  • Maryam will address PDM rally in Karachi, says Abbasi

    KARACHI: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) vice-president Maryam Nawaz is set to address the October 18 rally of opposition parties in Karachi in what is expected to be her first public appearance in the business capital of the country, a senior party leader said on Saturday...

    “She will address the rally,” said Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in his brief reply to a question during his interaction with a group of journalists at the Muslim...

  • A festival of football ends in Karachi leaving all yearning for more

    KARACHI: It ended in yet another glorious triumph for Khan Research Laboratories (KRL) but almost everyone who was there, and all who were part of it, hoped it would be a start of regular football activity in the country...

    At times the announcer at the packed-to-capacity KMC Stadium called out to world’s football governing body FIFA to look at the passion the people of Pakistan have for football in the country, asking it to resolve...

  • Liverpool set up academy in Emirates

    “The programme will provide youngsters between the ages of seven and 15 with the opportunity to improve their football skills and develop in the technical, tactical, physical and social aspects of the game through age-specific coaching sessions...

    ”Liverpool ambassador Ian Rush, the club’s record goalscorer, said the academy was “a great opportunity forthe club to positively influence the game in the UAE”...

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