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  • Book on Yawar Mehdi’s life and times launched

    KARACHI: The media industry in Pakistan considers Yawar Mehdi an icon for his countless achievements and the way some of his students and associates showered praise on the former station director of Radio Pakistan was nothing short of commendable...

    At the launch of Hum Ka Istiyara by Syed Oun Abbas, at the Arts Council on Saturday, people who benefitted from Yawar Mehdi got together to thank him and that included Senate Chairman Mian...

  • Ex-Pakistan manager Yawar Saeed dies

    KARACHI: Yawar Saeed, whose last assignment as Pakistan team manager was on the ill-fated tour of England in 2010, passed away in Lahore on Wednesday evening after protracted illness...

    Yawar, 80, played 50 first-class matches for English county Somerset as an all-rounder between 1953 and 1955 before returning home to appear in nine more games at the domestic level...

  • Yawar Hayat laid to rest

    LAHORE: Yawar Hayat Khan, renowned producer and director of the Pakistan Television Corporation, was laid to rest in a Gulberg graveyard on Friday...

    Among others, Munnu Bhai, Ayub Khawar, Arif Rana, Amjad Islam Amjad, Irfan Khusat and Khalid Masood attended the funeral of Yawar Hayat who had died on Thursday at the age of 73...

  • Justice Yawar Ali takes oath as CJ

    LAHORE: Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali on Wednesday took oath as 46th chief justice of the Lahore High Court at a ceremony held at Governor House...

    Chief Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali was elevated to the bench as additional judge of the high court on Feb 19, 2010...

  • Tribute paid to Ustad Bukhari

    HYDERABAD: Describing Ustad Bukhari as a great poet of the 19th century, Sindhi poets and writers paid him tribute at a programme held at Mumtaz Mirza Auditorium, Sindh Museum Hyderabad, organised by the Sindh culture department here on Monday evening...

    He said Mr Bukhari was a popular poet in Sindh and India, and people held him in high esteem...

  • Qualifier Zahir, unseeded Bukhari advance to squash open semis

    KARACHI: Qualifier Zahir Shah and unseeded Ali Bukhari, who created a sensation the other day, kept their unbeaten run intact by winning their second round matches before advancing into the semi-finals of the seventh Roshan Khan Open Squash – 2017 at the PN Roshan Khan-Jahangir Khan Squash Complex on Thursday...

    Results:Quarter-finals: Zahir Shah (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) bt Ahsan Ayaz (PIA) 11-4, 11-9, 11-13, 17-15; Ali Bukhari (Punjab)...

  • MQM leader Shoaib Bukhari passes away

    KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader and former MPA Advocate Shoaib Bukhari passed away here on Tuesday after a long spell of illness...

    Bukhari was elected MPA several times since 1992 and was a member of MQM's Rabita Committee...

  • Panamagate hearing: PTI's Naeem Bukhari alleges Shahbaz forged signatures on documents

    Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's (PTI) lead counsel in the Panamagate case Naeem Bukhari on Wednesday before the Supreme Court (SC) alleged Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif had forged his cousin Tariq Shafi's signatures on documents...

    Addressing a five-judge bench, Bukhari said, "I dont want to say that Shahbaz Sharif forged Tariq Shafi's signature but there is a difference in the signatures on the affidavit and the contract...

  • PTI founding member Saloni Bukhari passes away

    LAHORE: Syeda Saloni Bukhari, the founding member of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), lost her battle against cancer on Friday morning at the age of 62...

    In a tweet, PTI chief Imran Khan expressed his shock and grief over the death of Ms Bukhari who worked with him for 21 years...

  • PTI's Naeem Bukhari injured

    ISLAMABAD: Legal expert and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) member Naeem Bukhari was injured in a fall at a tube station in London, party’s media department said on Wednesday...

    PTI chairman Imran Khan expressed concern and wished Mr Bukhari a quick recovery...

  • UK police treating Naeem Bukhari incident as ‘attempted murder’

    POLICE in London are treating the April 27 incident involving Naeem Bukhari as ‘attempted murder’, it is learnt through official sources...

    Investigators are looking for a man who might have followed Mr Bukhari, a prominent lawyer associated with the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), to the Marble Arch Underground Station...

  • Naeem Bukhari denies he was attacked

    LAHORE: Prominent lawyer Naeem Bukhari has denied reports that anyone had pushed him at an underground train station in London that caused him multiple injuries...

    Talking to a TV correspondent in a London hospital, Mr Bukhari said he lost balance while alighting from the train as he was feeling drowsy during the journey to the Marble Arch station...

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