Waheed stars in SSGC’s football tourney title triumph

KARACHI:Sui Southern Gas Company won the Naya Nazimabad Football Tournament after defeating Civil Aviation Authority by 1-0 following an interesting and thrilling climax here at Naya Nazimabad Football Stadium. The summit clash began with an aggressive approach seen from both sides from the beginning. Both teams made several attempts to score against each other but failed. The first half ended without any goal Read More…

Islamabad tops points table after 28-run win over Lahore

KARACHI:An incredible 75 from Asif Ali followed by Muhammad Musa’s three for 18 handed Islamabad United a stunning 28-run victory over Lahore Qalandars in the 20th fixture of HBL Pakistan Super League 6 at Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium. This win propelled United – the champions of the 2016 and 2018 editions – at the top of points table. Qalandars, chasing 153, were rolled out for 124 with 10 ballRead More…

AA, SSGC in Naya Nazimabad Football tourney final

KARACHI:Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) have qualified for the final of Naya Nazimabad Football Tournament after winning their respective semifinal matches here at Naya Nazimabad Football Ground. CAA recorded a convincing 5-2 victory against their semifinal opponent Gharib Shah Union FC. CAA team completely dominated the first half. Najeeb put the side 1-0 in the 21st minute wRead More…

PCB announces 14 CCA squads of Southern Punjab for inter-city event

KARACHI:Fourteen City Cricket Association sides of the Southern Punjab Cricket Association were announced today for the City Cricket Association Tournament 2021-22, which will be held in that jurisdiction from July 5-31. As such, 38 out of 93 City Cricket Association sides have now been announced with the remaining 55 to be unveiled during the week. The inter-city tournament will be a pathway for selection in tRead More…

India involved in Balochistan terrorism: IGP

QUETTA:Minister for Home and Tribal Affairs, Mir Ziaullah Langove said on Monday that they were fighting against international terrorists and in this war Pakistan and Afghanistan had been affected the most. Addressing a press conference with Inspector General of Police Balochistan, Muhammad Tahir Rae and Parliamentary Secretary for Information Bushra Rind at the IGP office, Langove said that he had been tasked by Read More…

Hot and dry weather is expected in Turbat

QUETTA:Pakistan Meteorological Department Quetta Regional Center has forecast that hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the province while very hot in Turbat, Dalbandin, Kharan, Nokkundi, Chaghi and Sibbi, however, rain-thunderstorm is expected at isolated places in Zhob, Musakhail, Kohlu, Barkhan and its surrounding areas during the next 24 hours. Weather forecast for next 48 hours; hot and dry weatheRead More…

One killed, other injured in armed attack

QUETTA:Unidentified armed men shot dead one person and injured another in Sariab Mill area of the provincial capital on Monday. According to rescue sources, one person was gunned down and another injured in Sariab Mill area of Quetta. The deceased, identified as Takari Hamza Ababaki, 40, son of Amir Bakhsh, and injured were shifted to Sheikh Zaid Hospital, Quetta. The body was handed over to the heirs after fulRead More…

CM Jam even allocated funds to opposition constituencies: Mir

QUETTA:Mir Mehmood Nousherwani, President, Balochistan Awami Party, Kharan has said that Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan had allocated substantial amount of funds for executing development schemes in all the districts of the province, but MPA Kharan, Sanaullah Baloch, was leveling baseless allegations against Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan. Addressing a press conference at Quetta Press Club Read More…

NCOC: (34 succumb to corona in Pakistan during last 24 hours)

ISLAMABAD:As many as 34 more deaths due to Coronavirus infection and 1,019 positive cases were reported in the country during the last 24 hours. According to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), 39,214 tests were conducted on Sunday and positivity ratio remained two point five nine percent. The death toll due to pandemic has now reached 21,723 and 878, 740 patients stand recovered from the disease. Read More…

Rs 5 Bln allocated for environment, climate Change in Punjab budget

LAHORE:Punjab government has allocated a development budget amounting Rs 5 billion for environment and climate change for fiscal year 2021-22. During his budget speech, Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakht said that Rs 2.6 billion had been allocated for new schemes, whereas, Rs 373 million had been allocated for ongoing schemes. Development funds of Rs 1.9 billion had been earmarked for other development programRead More…