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  • Pakistan’s women side an example for the men’s team: Azhar Mahmood

    Pakistan’s women cricket team may not be as experienced on the international stage as compared to the more popular men’s side — but their attitude and fighting spirit won many admirers at the recent World Twenty20...

    And now Pakistan's bowling coach Azhar Mahmood has urged the men's team to tap into the same spirit as the women displayed throughout the event...

  • ‘EU could serve as an example to India, Pakistan’

    ISLAMABAD: Former Swedish prime minister Carl Bildt said on Wednesday that India and Pakistan need to resolve not only the Kashmir issue, but also a range of other matters including security and trade...

    Mr Bildt said India and Pakistan could use the European Union as an example to find common ground and solutions...

  • IOC Salt Lake reforms example for FIFA: Bach

    LONDON: The way FIFA can regain credibility is to implement reforms such as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) did in the wake of the scandal surrounding the awarding of the 2002 Winter Olympics to Salt Lake City IOC president Thomas Bach said on Saturday...

    The 61-year-old German, who has carried on the reform process begun by Juan Antonio Samaranch and taken further by his successor Jacques Rogge, added they must also address...
  • Ton-up Hammad leads by example as UBL dominate

    KARACHI: Discarded Pakistan all-rounder Hammad Azam couldn’t have asked for a better opportunity to showcase his true value as United Bank Limited (UBL) took command of their Quad-i-Azam Trophy National Cricket Championship fixture against Karachi Whites here on Wednesday...

    The 26-year-old Hammad, who has appeared in just 11 One-day Internationals and five Twenty20 Internationals in a stop-start Pakistan career, surpassed an unbeaten...

  • Chinese example

    SOME years ago I had seen a Chinese documentary on a local TV channel in which an election was held in a school to elect a class monitor...

    Competent candidates were chosen by teachers for the contest and each candidate was given a certain time to campaign and to address voters or rather classmates
  • PML-N follows PPP example, looks for mobile and rental power plants

    ISLAMABAD: Nervously finding itself in the shoes of last PPP government, the PML-N government is considering hiring mobile power plants (MPPs) besides reviving some rental power plants (RPPs) it condemned almost six years ago...

    On top of that, the government is also earnestly striving to utilise the idle capacity of some of the independent power plants (IPPs) closed down due to various disputes and instruct the industrial sector to make...
  • Destruction of al-Nuri mosque in Mosul is another example of ‘culturecide’

    OVER the years, I’ve almost lost count of the priceless treasures of art and antiquity which I’ve seen with my own eyes — and which now lie in pieces...

    Fourteen years ago, racing across Mosul to see the building where US forces had just shot dead the sons of Saddam Hussein, I glimpsed the “hunchback” minaret of the 12th century al-Nuri mosque looming over the old city, built by Nur al-Din Mahmoud Zangi, an Arab hero who united the...
  • My patience is an example for future generations: Raffatullah

    DUBAI: It took 19 years for Raffatullah Mohmand to hit the big time with Pakistan, suffering so many setbacks that he once even considered quitting to play for neighbouring Afghanistan...

    “Indeed, it's been a long long wait, but I kept faith and my patience is an example for future generations,” Mohmand, who made his first-class debut in 1996, told AFP...

  • Cook’s epic knock set an example: Root

    ABU DHABI: Fast-rising batsman Joe Root showered praise on Alastair Cook, saying the England captain’s monumental double century against Pakistan has set an example for the rest of the series...

    Cook played the third longest innings of Test cricket in scoring 263, batting for four minutes short of 14 hours on the fourth day of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Friday...

  • PMDC crisis and US example

    Most of the faculty was teaching part-time just like it’s happening in Pakistan today...

    We badly need a Flexner to reform medical education in Pakistan and we have plenty of medical educationists who can face up to this challenge...

  • Shoreham’s example

    This story has relevance for Karachi, whose population will face risks to health and life from a possible accident at any or all of the four large nuclear power reactors under construction on the Hawkes Bay coast...

    The wind normally blows from the reactor site towards Karachi city with an average speed of 15 km per hour...

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