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  • Ton-up Waqas guides New Al-Habib to convincing win

    KARACHI: Mohammad Waqas struck a brutal century to help New Al-Habib CC trounce Eaton CC by 56 runs in the 32nd Karachi Gymkhana Omar Associates Ramazan Cricket Festival fixture at the KG Ground here on Monday...

    After being sent into bat, New Al-Habib posted 217-3 with Waqas striking 102 off just 52 deliveries with the aid of eight sixes and eight fours...

  • MQM worker sentenced to death by ATC for Waqas Shah murder

    KARACHI: A worker of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement Syed Asif Ali has been sentenced to death by Anti-terrorism Court - IX (ATC) for the murder of party activist Waqas Shah...

    Asif was charged with killing Waqas Shah during a pre-dawn raid carried out by Rangers at the party’s headquarters Nine Zero in March last year...

  • Killer of MQM's Waqas Ali Shah arrested, claim Rangers

    KARACHI: Sindh Rangers on Thursday claimed to have arrested the killer of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) central information committee member Waqas Ali Shah, who was shot dead during the commotion that followed a Rangers raid of the MQM's Nine Zero headquarters earlier on March 11...

    Take a look: Rangers raid MQM HQ in Karachi, detain member of Rabita CommitteeAccording to a press release, Rangers carried out an intelligence-based...

  • Waqas Khwaja on poetry and language

    There should be a conscious effort by us to do away with these biases, says prominent Pakistani English language poet Waqas Ahmad Khwaja...

    Waqas has something against the Pakistani poets mimicking English poets, saying they don’t have the milieu of English language and their works won’t have any mark until they play with the local idiom of Punjabi and Urdu...

  • Eyewitnesses identify MQM activist as Waqas Shah killer

    KARACHI: Two eyewitnesses on Saturday picked out Syed Asif Ali ? said to be a Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) activist ? as the alleged shooter during an identification parade before a judicial magistrate in a case pertaining to the killing of MQM worker Waqas Shah...

    He was sent on physical remand by a Karachi Anti-terrorism Court (ATC) until July 11 (today) in two cases ? one pertaining to the killing of Waqas Shah, and the other...

  • Waqas hundred leads Pakistan CC to fine win

    KARACHI: A dashing century by Mohammad Waqas and some deadly bowling by slow left-armer Mohammad Asghar helped Pakistan Cricket Club beat Metropolitan CC by 187 runs in KCCA Zone Omar Associates Trophy Cricket Tournament at Lawai Cricket Stadium Naya Nazimabad on Saturday...

    Waqas scored a brilliant 164 with the help of 17 boundaries and 6 sixes as Pakistan CC scored 335-5 in the allotted 40 overs...

  • Azhar returns with ton, Waqas grabs nine wickets

    KARACHI: While star Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali marked his return to competitive action with a fine century on Sunday, bowlers were generally on top at the start the Super Eight round in the Quaid-i-Azam Trophy National Cricket Championship...

    Despite Azhar’s heroics and that of his fellow centurion Khurram Shehzad, unheralded paceman Waqas Maqsood stole day one’s limelight with a career-best haul of nine wickets...

  • Amir axed, uncapped Waqas called up for Aussie T20s

    LAHORE: Mohammad Amir’s recent form saw him being left out for the upcoming Twenty20 series against Australia while uncapped left-arm quick Waqas Maqsood earned a call-up as Pakistan announced their 15-man squad on Thursday...

    In his place, Waqas has been included after good performances for the Pakistan ‘A’ side in their T20 series against New Zealand ‘A’ in the UAE, which Pakistan lost 2-1...

  • Prosecution asks Karachi ATC to re-open trial against Saad Aziz in Debra Lobo attack case

    The prosecution has requested an anti-terrorism court in Karachi to re-open the trial against detained convict Saad Aziz in a case pertaining to an attempt on the life of American educationist Debra Lobo in 2015...

    Saad Aziz alias Tin Tin, along with his four accomplices, had been charged with shooting at and wounding Lobo, the vice principal of Karachi’s Jinnah Medical and Dental College, on Shaheed-i-Millat Road in April 2015... ...

  • Al Qaeda after bin Laden, still 'a dangerous threat'

    DUBAI: The militant group Al Qaeda has survived the death of its founder Osama bin Laden on May 2, 2011 and bolstered its notoriety with attacks in Africa, Europe and Yemen despite suffering a series of setbacks...

    By the time US special forces killed bin Laden in Abbottabad, the group he founded in the late 1980s had been badly damaged, with many of its militants and leaders killed or captured in the US "War on Terror"...

  • Bin Roye: A different kind of love

    Bin Roye shows the world that a romantic flick doesn’t need to have steamy love scenes — the same can be emoted through expressions and the right kind of chemistry between the lead pair...

    Priorities yield resultsWhen your priorities are right, things happen and Bin Roye is an example of that...

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