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  • Stallions stifle Dolphins to reach Super 8 final

    KARACHI: In an extraordinary twist of events, Sialkot Stallions completed a resounding 65-run thrashing of Karachi Dolphins to storm into the final of the Cool & Cool presents Haier Super 8 T20 Cup at the Iqbal Stadium in Faisalabad on Sunday...

    After suffering a startling batting capitulation in the first half of the opening semi-final, the Stallions tightened their grip on the Dolphins who never came to terms with the situation...

  • Sarfraz shines as Dolphins ease home against Tigers

    KARACHI: Sarfraz Ahmed played a captain’s innings that launched Karachi Dolphins’ campaign in the Cool & Cool presents Haier Super 8 T20 Cup with a handsome seven-wicket victory over Multan Tigers at the Iqbal Stadium in Faisalabad on Thursday...

    The result effectively ended Tigers’ knockout round hopes, leaving Dolphins, Faisalabad Wolves and Lahore Lions to fight it out for the semi-final places from Group ‘B’...

  • 12,000 dolphins killed every year in Pakistan

    KARACHI: Described as an intelligent and inquisitive marine mammal, dolphins are loved all over the world for their playful behaviour...

    A recent study conducted by the World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-P) shows that a staggering number of dolphins are killed every year as bycatch, after being entrapped in tuna gillnets...

  • Probe launched into killing of three blind dolphins

    DERA GHAZI KHAN: A team of the World Wildlife Fund for Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) recovered remains of highly protected and endangered blind Indus dolphins who were killed by the fishing net of a private contractor near Ghazi Ghat Bridge about a week ago...

    Three dolphins, including mother and her two offspring, were trapped in the fishing net of the contractor...

  • Dolphins predict Russia will defeat Croatia

    YAROSLAVL: Dolphins in the Russian city of Yaroslavl predicted on Thursday the hosts would win their World Cup quarter-final against Croatia 3-1 and move into the last four of the tournament...

    They then knocked out 2010 World Cup winners Spain on penalties in the round of 16 to set up their quarter-final match against the much-fancied Croats...

  • Dolphins reclaim Bosphorus as virus silences Istanbul

    ISTANBUL: A lull in boat traffic and a fishing ban in Istanbul forced by the coronavirus pandemic has proved good news for some of the city’s most-loved inhabitants — the dolphins that swim in the fish-rich waters of the Bosphorus Strait between Europe and Asia...

    Spotting dolphins in the Bosphorus — a usually very busy narrow waterway connecting the Mediterranean to the Black Sea right through the heart of Istanbul — is often a...

  • US, India lock horns over Ford Foundation, Greenpeace

    The comments also came against the backdrop of the regulatory action taken against several NGOs, including the Ford Foundation and Greenpeace India...

    This is the fourth time the US government is taking up the issue of strictures against NGOs in the past couple of weeks, ever since the ministry froze accounts of environmental NGO Greenpeace and directed Ford Foundation to submit all its funding for clearance...

  • India restricts US charity Ford Foundation's funding

    NEW DELHI: India has cracked down on the Ford Foundation, saying the US charity can no longer give money to local organisations without government permission, the latest move against a foreign NGO, an official said Friday...

    The foundation, created in 1936 by Edsel and Henry Ford, has made several grants to Sabrang, run by Teesta Setalvad who has criticised Modi over religious riots in Gujarat in 2002 when he was chief minister... ...

  • Ford to tie up with India's Mahindra, eyes access to huge market

    Ford Motor and India's Mahindra Group have announced they will work together in a fresh partnership as the US giant looks to boost its presence in one of the world's fastest growing auto markets...

    “Ford is committed to India,” said Jim Farley, Ford executive vice president and president of Global Markets in a statement...

  • Ford hypnotises Venice with ‘Nocturnal Animals’

    VENICE: Ex-fashion designer Tom Ford enthralled the Venice film festival on Friday with a gripping tale of betrayal and revenge, unveiling two films in one with his hotly-anticipated “Nocturnal Animals”...

    The romantic thriller, Ford’s second feature film after “A Single Man” (2009), spooked and stirred in equal part, with arresting performances from US stars Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal as lovers gone awry...

  • Arthur, Ford, two Pakistanis on 15-man PSL coaches list

    LAHORE: Some prominent names are included in a list of 15 coaches, including two Pakistanis, who have signed up for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) roster, enabling them to become part of the coach selection process set to be held immediately after the franchises come on board, said a PCB press release on Saturday...

    List of names (with native countries and coaching experience):Mickey Arthur (South Africa) — Australia, South Africa...

  • Omar Associates, Lahore Lions in Veterans Cup final

    KARACHI: Omar Associates and Lahore Lions booked a date for the final of the 5th National Veterans Cup T20 Cricket Tournament by outplaying their respective rivals in the semi-finals played in Lahore on Saturday...

    In the other match, skipper Ghaffar Kazmi, with a fantastic all-round performance, played the lead role in guiding Lahore Lions to victory over Amar Cables...

  • Lahore Lions win National Veterans T20 final

    LAHORE: Lahore Lions won the 5th National T20 Veterans cricket tournament by beating last year’s champions Karachi Omar Associates by five wickets in the final played at the LCCA ground here on Sunday...

    Karachi Omar Associates after winning the toss opted to bat and scored an impressive 191 for six wickets in the 20 overs...

  • Ishrat’s brace steers Lahore Lions to WHL title

    LAHORE: Goals from Ishrat Abbas helped Lahore Lions clinch the inaugural Pakistan Women’s Hockey League (WHL) title as they defeated Quetta Panthers 2-0 in the final at the National Hockey Stadium here on Wednesday...

    Lahore, who had scored the highest number of goals in the tournament without conceding a single one, were firm favourites to win the final...

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