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  • Pakistan women’s team beat India in BFAME Bridge

    KARACHI: Reigning champions Pakistan women’s team got off to a sensational start in the 18th BFAME Bridge Championship when they defeated arch-rival India to take early lead in Amman (Jordan) on Thursday night...

    Trained and coached by veteran bridge stalwart Pervez Mirza, Pakis­tan women team won all their opening three league matches of the day one including resounding victory over India...

  • Women bridge team maintain supremacy

    KARACHI: Defending champion Pakistan’s women team maintained their top spot at the 18th Bridge Federation of Asia and Middle East (BFAME), being held in Amman, Jordan, despite a stunning loss to the host team...

    According to results received here by the Mind Sports Association of Pakistan (MSAP) on Monday, Pakistan team has won four of its five league rounds and is almost certain to qualify for the final...

  • PHF names U-18 team for World XI matches, Argentina tour after ‘farcical’ trials

    KARACHI: The trials held by the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) for the selection of the U-18 team for the upcoming matches against the World XI and a tour of Argentina were merely an eyewash and a waste of resources, Dawn can exclusively reveal...

    The PHF announced the 20-member squad on Tuesday but a source, on the condition of anonymity, had given Dawn a list of the players a day before predicting that the team had already been...

  • Afghan govt names negotiating team for talks with Taliban

    KABUL: The Afghan government has finalised a 21-member team — including five women — who will negotiate with the Taliban in upcoming talks aimed at ending Afghanistan’s 18-year-old conflict, officials said on Friday...

    The negotiating team was supposed to be unveiled weeks ago, with the “intra-Afghan” talks with the Taliban meant to get underway on March 10 in Oslo...

  • Pakistan to field 24-member team in world 6-Reds, Team Event

    KARACHI: Hardly 24 hours after adding two new faces in the aftermath of Asian champion Hamza Akbar’s omission besides reshuffling the team, the Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Federation (PBSF) included another pair comprising two players for the World 6-Reds and Team Cha­m­p­ionship on Friday, officials said...

    The duo that has been made part of the Pakistan team comprised former international Abdul Sattar and Zulfiqar A...

  • One way to bridge Pakistan's widening trade deficit

    Though the external account imbalance has been endemic to Pakistan’s economy, the spike during the last three years is unprecedented and startling...

    Firstly, the 19pc decline in Pakistan’s exports since FY2014 has coincided with 16pc contraction of the global market — from $19 trillion in 2014 to $15...

  • Modi sees Pakistan as bridge to Afghanistan

    NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that he saw Pakistan as a potential bridge between South Asia and Afghanistan...

    And all of us in the region — India, Pakistan, Iran and others — must unite, in trust and cooperation, behind this common purpose and in recognition of our common destiny...

  • Two Pakistan teams to feature in Bermuda Bowl World Bridge

    KARACHI: Two Pakistan teams comprising women and seniors will be featuring in the Bermuda Bowl World Bridge Championship being held in Chennai from Sept 26 to Oct 10, the Pakistan Bridge Federation (PBF) anno­unced on Wednesday...

    “By virtue of winning the BFAME Championship, Pakistan women’s team would be featuring in the Venice Cup while the Pakistan Seniors will appear in the Dorsi Cup,” PBF secretary Bilal Gulzar said...

  • Pakistan, India should turn Kashmir into a bridge: author

    KARACHI: “The failure of both Pakistan and India in resolving the Kashmir issue is one of the major reasons contributing to the adversarial stance between the two...

    We must make Kashmir a bridge between our two countries and not consider it as a barrier,” said Sudheendra Kulkarni at the launch of his book, August voices: what they said on 14-15 August 1947 and its relevance for India-Pakistan-Bangladesh Confederation, on Saturday,...

  • Euro 2016 team-by-team guide

    PARIS: Ahead of Saturday's draw for Euro 2016 in France, here's a look at all 24 qualified nations:ALBANIA World ranking: 38 Coach: Gianni De BiasiAlbania qualified for their first major tournament after edging out Denmark to second place in the five-team Group I...

    Any fears of missing out on the 24-team-finals were assuaged as victories over Bulgaria and Malta enabled the Croats to finish runners-up in their group behind Italy... ...

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