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  • Mark Coles appointed coach for Pakistan women's cricket ahead of NZ series

    Kiwi coach Mark Coles has been appointed to coach the Pakistan women's cricket team ahead of their series against New Zealand women next month, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi confirmed on Monday...

    Coles, who was appointed at the suggestion of Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur, has held several coaching jobs in New Zealand's Northern Districts region and is currently on leave to pursue his international interests......

  • Young leggie Usama ready to make his mark in Pakistan cricket

    KARACHI: A pair of 19-year-olds played a major part in helping Sialkot Stallions win the Super 8 T20 Cup tournament in Faisalabad prior to the arrival of Zimbabwe cricket team for the first full-fledged international series in Pakistan since the ghastly attack on the Sri Lankan Test team in March 2009...

    Usama was the leading wicket-taker in the Super 8 T20 Cup with 11 victims to emerge as one of the brightest prospects in Pakistan...

  • Pakistan’s Liaqat Ali keen to make his mark in international events

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s fastest male athlete Liaqat Ali is hopeful of performing brilliantly in the IAAF World Championships in Beijing as well as the upcoming South Asian Games...

    The national record holder in both 100 and 200 metres race, Liaqat is undergoing extensive training here at the Sports Complex and is confident about making his mark in the two events...

  • Musharraf threatened Benazir before her return to Pakistan: Mark Siegel

    RAWALPINDI: American journalist and lobbyist Mark Siegel testified before an anti-terrorism court that former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf had barred former prime minister Benazir Bhutto from coming back to Pakistan, DawnNews reported on Thursday...

    Siegel, who was also Benazir's friend, recorded in his statement that “Musharraf had told Benazir her life would be in danger if she returns to Pakistan...

  • No shortage of women's cricket talent in Pakistan: Mark Coles

    Pakistan women's cricket team coach Mark Coles has said there is no dearth of talent in the country and that with the right coaching, new prospects can be groomed and the ranking of the team improved...

    Talking to the media, Mark Coles stated that he was very happy to be the coach of the women's cricket team, adding that he was trying his best to prepare them well for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka...

  • Rallies, meetings to mark May Day

    LAHORE: The working class all over the world will commemorate the Labour Day on Sunday (today) by taking out rallies and holding meetings to pay homage to Chicago martyrs while workers in Pakistan will take to the street primarily for unprecedented rate of unemployment...

    Lack of recognition on the part of government, denial of fundamental rights like freedom of association, health and education will include the other challenges the...

  • PAT holds sit-ins to mark Model Town killings anniversary

    LAHORE: As the Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) began its sit-in after Iftar on The Mall here on Friday to mark the second anniversary of the Model Town incident in which 14 activists were killed during a police raid on the party’s offices, the Punjab government termed it a ploy to create political instability...

    Sindh PAT chief Syed Ali Ausat said the party had called for protest demonstrations in all major cities to mark the...

  • Man City not up to the mark on year end: Hart

    Manchester City have gone off the boil after a good start to the season and the team should have been placed higher than third in the Premier League table at the end of the year, goalkeeper Joe Hart has said...

    City began December in first place, ahead of Leicester City on goal difference, but picked up just seven points from their next five games to slip to third place
  • Rama X: Thailand's new monarch making his mark

    With the funeral of late king Bhumibol Adulyadej underway, his untested and unpredictable heir has taken centre stage...

    King Maha Vajiralongkorn, 65, is leading the day-long ceremony on Thursday that culminates in the cremation of his father, who reigned for 70 years
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