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  • Pakistan skipper Sana Mir named among 'Asia 21 Young Leaders'

    Sana Mir, captain of the Pakistan women cricket team, is among 30 remarkable professionals named “Asia 21 Young Leaders” by Asia Society, a non-profit organisation that focuses on educating the world about Asia...

    Mir was selected for the 2017 class of Asia 21, Asia-Pacific's foremost network of young leaders, with Asia Society noting that the cricket star had challenged attitudes about women's participation in Pakistan's...

  • IS doesn’t exist in Pakistan: Sana

    FAISALABAD: Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah says the militant Islamic State group does not exist in Pakistan and some proscribed organisations are using its name, but the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) is chasing militants...

    Mr Sana said the Punjab government had established four new medical colleges and vacancies of doctors would be filled shortly and new posts of doctors and para-medical staff would be provided for which...

  • Sana Mir retained captain as Pakistan take on West Indies

    LAHORE: Pakistan women's cricket team will take on the West Indies in a series of four ODIs and three T20s starting October, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Thursday...

    On its way back from the Caribbean, Pakistan will play two T20 friendlies against USA at Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to promote women's cricket in the country...

  • Milestone for Sana as Pakistan whip Bangladesh

    COLOMBO: Pakistan rebounded from their first-round defeat to South Africa by completing a 67-run win over Bangladesh in the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier Group ‘B’ match at the P...

    Choosing to bat, Pakistan put up 227 in 50 overs in their second game before the bowlers waited for the opposition to make mistakes, as Bangladesh folded for 160 in 49...

  • Bismah, Sana shine as Pakistan seal series against Sri Lanka

    DAMBULLA: Skipper Bismah Maroof scored a fifty and Sana Mir bagged four wickets as Pakistan women beat Sri Lanka women by 94 runs in the second of the three-match Twenty20 International series here on Thursday to seal the series 2-0...

    Opting to bat, Pakistan saw slow starts from openers Nahida Khan (29) and Muneeba Ai (31) before they were sent back by medium-pacers Ama Kanchana and Sripali Weerakkoddy, respectively, by the 20th...

  • Nahida, Sana help Pakistan overpower BD in first ODI

    LAHORE: A responsible knock from opener Nahida Khan backed by fine bowling by former skipper Sana Mir inspired Pakistan women’s team to a 29-run victory against Bangladesh in the first One-day International of the two-match series here at the Gaddafi Stadium on Saturday...

    After electing to bat first, Pakistan posted a modest 215 all out in 48...

  • Sana Mir dropped as Pakistan announce Women’s T20 World Cup squad

    Pakistan national women’s selection committee on Monday announced a 15-player squad for the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup...

    Muneeba, who last turned out for Pakistan in November 2018, has been recalled at the back of a prolific National Triangular T20 Women’s Cricket Championship, in which she scored 292 runs at a staggering average of 58...

  • Yemen child prodigy badly burned in wedding bombing

    DUBAI: A child prodigy who once dreamed of leading a Yemeni space programme, 15-year old Abdullah al-Sanabani may now lose his leg and fingers after a suspected Saudi-led air strike on a family wedding killed his relatives and left him badly burned...

    ” A success story in the making, Abdullah's progress halted when a wedding party he attended with extended family was hit by a missile in central Yemen on Oct 7...

  • KMC restrained from razing wedding lawn

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Monday restrained the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation from razing a wedding lawn in Bahadurabad...

    Subsequently, he said, the club management, to run its affairs smoothly and meet expenses, entered into an agreement with the petitioner and allotted a portion of the club to the petitioner to establish a wedding lawn...

  • Wedding hall admin ‘disallows suspicious Nikah’

    KASUR: A would-be groom, along with around hundred guests, had to leave a wedding hall without the Nikah ceremony on Sunday after they failed to establish before its administration that the girl to become bride was not a minor...

    City police got a tip-off that a minor girl was going to be married to a man thrice her age to settle a loan at a wedding hall on Khara Road, sources said...

  • 14 killed in suicide attack outside Kabul wedding hall: officials

    A suicide attacker blew himself up outside a wedding hall in Kabul killing at least 14 people, officials said on Thursday, in an apparent attempt to strike a political gathering under way inside...

    ”An AFP photographer said the windows of the wedding hall had been shattered by the force of the blast and a vehicle parked outside was on fire...

  • Mixed dancing at first Raqqa wedding since IS

    RAQQA: At a house in Syria’s Raqqa, women and men danced together in celebration at a wedding that would have been unimaginable just months ago, when the militant Islamic State group ruled the city...

    Residents said that Ahmad and Heba’s wedding, held on Friday in Raqqa’s western neighbourhood of Jazra, was the first in the city since US-backed forces seized it on Oct 17...

  • Traditional wedding reception for Chinese couple in Battagram district

    A newly married Chinese couple, who are part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project workforce, celebrated their wedding in a traditional Pakistani ceremony held at Koza Banda area in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's (KP) Battagram district, DawnNews reported on Monday...

    The couple, Sain and Lin, had earlier flown to China to solemnise their marriage under Chinese customs, given the lack of such facilities in Pakistan at the...

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