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  • Little Afghan Messi fan not giving up on meeting idol

    KABUL: The five-year-old Afghan boy who won the Internet's heart when he was pictured wearing a plastic bag as an improvised Lionel Messi jersey is still eager to meet the Argentine football superstar, he told AFP Friday...

    Murtaza Ahmadi travelled with his family to Kabul this week to receive two jerseys autographed by Messi and presented to the young fan by UNICEF
  • Bethlehem fetes Palestinian Arab Idol singing hero

    BETHLEHEM: Hundreds of Palestinians celebrated in Bethlehem after a young singer from the occupied West Bank city became the second Palestinian to win the Arab Idol television song contest...

    He became the second Palestinian to win the contest after Mohammed Assaf, who was raised in a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip, won Arab Idol against all odds aged 23 in 2013...

  • 'Idol' singers — Japan's obsession with minor girls

    She is a so-called “idol” singer, common in Japan, where rights groups have complained that society's sometimes permissive view of the sexualisation of young girls puts minors at risk...

    Idol Tama Himeno, who has performed on stage since the age of 16, says the men attending her shows worship the performers and crave communication with young girls that they cannot get elsewhere...

  • Pakistan to host ACC Emerging Cup in April 2018: Sethi

    Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi on Sunday announced that Pakistan will be hosting the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Emerging Cup in April 2018...

    Read more: Sri Lanka, Pakistan teams arrive at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore for final T20This morning the ACC met in Lahore to discuss the tournament, he said, adding that even holding this meeting in Pakistan was a significant development...

  • Pakistan to host Asia Cup of emerging players in April

    LAHORE: Pakistan will host Asia Cup of emerging players next April with six top regional outfits, chairman of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Najam Sethi announced on Sunday after chairing the development committee meeting of council here...

    “All five full members of the ICC — India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan — will compete in the vent while one team would be selected through a qualifying round,” Sethi, who is also...

  • Pakistan keen to host Asia Emerging Nations Cup in April

    KARACHI: Pakistan is in no mood to give up its right to host the Asia Emerging Nations Cup in April despite strong resistance from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)...

    Besides India, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has also objected to Pakistan hosting the tournament citing security concerns...

  • Pakistan reschedules Bangladesh one-dayer to April 1

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has agreed to reschedule a One-day International against Bangladesh next month to give the visitors more time to prepare for their second Test match, which is part of the ICC World Test Championship...

    The one-off ODI in Karachi was originally scheduled for April 3 and will now be played on April 1...

  • Over 38,000 tractors sold in July-April

    KARACHI: Sales of locally produced tractors remained brisk during the last 10 months rising to 38,356 units compared to 28,694 during the same period a year earlier...

    Sales of Massey Ferguson and Fiat tractors climbed to 23,426 and 14,152 units from 17,695 and 10,248, respectively
  • Contractors told to complete metro project by end of April

    RAWALPINDI: Commissioner Zahid Saeed on Sunday directed the contractors of metro bus project, especially the army-led National Logistics Cell (NLC), to complete the work by the end of April...

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