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  • Amir is like West Indies great Andy Roberts, says Somerset coach

    But having seen Amir close up during Pakistan's opening match of their England tour, Somerset coach Matthew Maynard was struck by a likeness to a fast bowler from an earlier generation than Akram in 1970s West Indies great Andy Roberts...

    As well as sheer speed, right-armer Roberts was known for his ability to bowl a second bouncer that was markedly quicker than the first one a batsman had received from the Antiguan...

  • LSE okays integration scheme

    LAHORE: Pursuant to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by the three exchanges for creation of Pakistan Stock Exchange, the general body of Lahore Stock Exchange on Wednesday approved the Scheme of Integration of the LSE with the Karachi Stock Exchange as well as consequential changes in the Memorandum and Articles of Association of LSE to convert the residual company into a non-banking finance company, as from the effective date to...

  • LSE, ISE told to retain redundant employees

    ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has initiated process to accommodate redundant employees of Lahore and Islamabad stock exchanges after the merger of all the three stock markets...

    While LSE and ISE will continue to exist as companies, work load at Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) will increase as it will be the main trading platform of integrated stock markets...

  • LSE plans to establish ‘Jinnah Chair’

    ISLAMABAD: The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is considering establishing the ‘Jinnah Chair’ in recognition of the achievements of the founding father of Pakistan...

    The LSE director said they see a renewed hope in Pakistan...

  • Portfolio: Lahore Lahore hai

    Depicting Lahore in images is an old practice and its early patterns could be found in the miniature paintings of the Mughal era...

    Lahore, being the cultural hub, played a vital role in the arts, literature and culture in the mid-20th century; especially, visual art was inspired by the rich panoramic beauty of the walled city and life around its 13 gates, so an exclusive genre of cityscape came into existence, as early as the...

  • City Diary: Beautification of Lahore to reflect culture, history and tradition

    The divisional administration’s policy to involve the National College of Arts (NCA), University of Engineering and Technology (UET), the Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA), Parks and Horticulture Authority and others in planning, designing and executing small pilot schemes for the city’s beautification in view of its natural, cultural, heritage and historical values is a right step in the right direction...

    “After completion of...

  • Conservation of Lahore

    Unfortunately, it would appear that the administrators of Lahore, the historical timeline of which spans several centuries, have not even reached this rudimentary level of reasoning...

    The Punjab and Lahore administrations do urgently need to take all such reservations into account and to have the moral courage to go back to the drawing board if required...

  • Fantastic Five win Lahore leg of Neymar Jr’s Five qualifiers

    LAHORE: After a series of pulsating matches, Fantastic Five outwitted their rivals to win the Lahore leg of the Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five qualifiers on Sunday...

    The champions from Lahore join Steel Town FC 2 from Karachi in a three-way battle for the national champion’s title; the two teams are going to compete with the winners from Islamabad leg of the qualifiers in a play-off — national finals will take place in April...

  • Brain-eating amoeba claims life in Lahore

    LAHORE: After causing havoc across Karachi, the brain-eating amoeba (Naegleria) now reaches Lahore as a death by the deadly disease was officially confirmed here on Friday...

    He said the health authorities were blind towards factors behind the emergence of the first case of a brain-eating amoeba in Lahore...

  • Police find ‘missing’ Chinese engineer in Lahore mosque

    SAHIWAL: The Chinese engineer who had “gone missing” during a visit to Pakpattan to see his in-laws last Friday, was traced and taken in custody by police from a mosque in Lahore, where he was doing a six-day ‘chilla’ – a spiritual practice of penance and solitude – under a religious organisation...

    Pakpattan District Police Officer Kamran Yousaf told Dawn on Monday that the Engineer Muhammad Yousaf, whose Chinese name was Yeuhi, had...

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