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Pakistan start training for Sri Lanka series


October 12th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Pakistan's national cricket team assembled in Lahore for a short training camp under interim coach Mohsin Khan ahead of the series against Sri Lanka in the ... Read more...

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Wasim Akram, Moin Khan rubbish match-fixing charges


October 11th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 11 (IANS) Former Pakistan captains Wasim Akram and Moin Khan Tuesday termed as "ridiculous" and "nonsense" allegations by controversial British sports agent that a number of Pakistani cricket ... Read more...

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Lahore HC reserves verdict in plea challenging Zardari’s pardon to Malik


April 29th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 29(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) has reserved its judgement on a petition challenging the pardoning of Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik by President Asif Ali Zardari.The court was ... Read more...

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Lahore HC quashes petition to make Ambassador Munter party to Raymond Davis case


March 8th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 8(ANI): The Lahore High Court has quashed a petition seeking to make US Ambassador to Pakistan, Cameron Munter, party to a pending petition on the immunity status of double murder-accused ... Read more...

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Pak court rejects two petitions filed against Raymond Davis


March 7th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 7(ANI): The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday discarded two petitions regarding double murder-accused US official Raymond Davis, who is being tried in an additional district and sessions court in ... Read more...

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Pakistani teenager gang raped, paraded naked in streets


January 18th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 18 (IANS) A Pakistani teenaged girl was gangraped and then paraded naked through the streets of her village for turning down the advances of the local landlord, a media report ... Read more...

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Labourers decline work as aid flows in flood-hit Pakistan


December 1st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 1 (IANS) Labourers are shying away from taking on work in flood-hit areas of Pakistan due to the deluge of free aid, said a media report that pointed out when ... Read more...

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Akmal hopeful of regaining form with bat


August 25th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Pakistan's embattled wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal is hoping to regain his batting form after getting help from teammate Mohammad Yousuf ahead of the final Test against England at Lord's ... Read more...

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Salman Butt warns team mates to ‘hold catches to win matches’


August 10th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10(ANI): Pakistan captain Salman Butt has said that his team must improve their lacklustre fielding before the third Test against England, which begins at The Oval from August 18.Pakistan ... Read more...

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Ijaz hints at Mohammed Yousuf’s return to Pak squad


July 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): Pakistan assistant coach Ijaz Ahmed has hinted that the team management is seriously considering recalling former captain Mohammed Yousuf for the ongoing England tour.Following the unexpected Test retirement ... Read more...

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Pak selectors threaten to quit over Mohsin’s ‘betrayal’


June 25th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 25 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and controversies seem to go hand in hand, as members of the selection committee have now threatened to resign, saying they were not ... Read more...

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Razzaq to miss Asia Cup training camp due to Hampshire assignment


May 28th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 28 (ANI): Veteran Pakistan all rounder, Abdul Razzaq, is likely to miss the training camp ahead of the Asia Cup, as he would be away playing for Hampshire in the ... Read more...

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Time to inject young blood in Pak cricket: Ijaz Ahmed


May 27th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 27 (ANI): Assistant Pakistan cricket coach Ijaz Ahmed has called for injecting young blood in the team rather than recalling older players, who have failed to impress despite given several ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court seeks reply from Pak Government in A Q Khan case


May 22nd, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 22 (ANI): The Lahore High Court has asked the federal government to submit statement of compliance on whether it is complying with its orders for allowing unrestricted movement to nuclear ... Read more...

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Pak FIA nabs joint secretary in massive fake arms license scandal


April 14th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.14 (ANI): An official of joint secretary rank has been arrested for issuing over 30,000 illegal arms licences, a three-member Pakistan Supreme Court bench has been told.Federal Investigation Agency's (Legal) ... Read more...

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Gul hoping to get fit in time for ICC T20 World Championship


April 13th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.13 (ANI): Injured Pakistan fast bowler, Umar Gul, has expressed the hope of getting fit in time for the upcoming ICC World T20 Championship in West Indies.Gul, who suffered a shoulder ... Read more...

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Fielding prime concern for deputy Pak coach Ijaz Ahmed


March 26th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar.26 (ANI): Highlighting the need for improving fielding skills, Pakistan assistant cricket coach Ijaz Ahmed has said he would focus mainly on improving the agility of players during the training camp ... Read more...

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Pakistani cricketers to work hard on fielding for T20 World Cup


March 25th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, March 25 (IANS) Pakistani cricketers will be working hard on fielding during a preparatory camp for the ICC World Twenty20 championship which gets underway from April 30 in the ... Read more...

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Lahore High Court to give verdict in A Q Khan’s case on March 22


March 12th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar. 12 (ANI): The Lahore High Court will give its verdict on a petition filed by controversial Pakistani nuclear scientist Dr A Q Khan on March 22.In his petition, Khan has ... Read more...

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PCB chairman defends Waqar’s appointment as coach


March 8th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8(ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has defended Waqar Younis' appointment as Pakistan coach despite allegations of match fixing against him.Butt said that all those fined on the ... Read more...

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Waqar named as new Pakistan coach


March 2nd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, March 2 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed Tuesday that former Test captain Waqar Younis will take over as the new coach later this month. PCB chief Ijaz ... Read more...

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Rookie Pak spinner admits of being inspired by Muralidharan


March 1st, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 1(ANI): Pakistan left-arm spinner Raza Hasan, who has been named in the probables list for the ICC T20 World Championship to be held in April, has said that he likes ... Read more...

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Ijaz Ahmed pitches for rookie spinner Raza Hasan’s inclusion in T20 World Cup squad


February 28th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.28 (ANI): Describing the 17 year old left-arm spinner Raza Hasan as a 'talented' lad , Pakistan U-19 cricket coach Ijaz Ahmed has said he must be included in the 15 ... Read more...

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Pak Supreme Court gives ‘last chance’ implement NRO verdicts


February 20th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb. 20 (ANI): The Supreme Court of Pakistan has given "a last chance" to the National Audit Bureau (NAB) chairman to file a progress report on the implementation of National Reconciliation ... Read more...

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Akram seeks prayers for bringing up children the way late wife would have wanted


October 27th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 27(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram has asked his relatives, fans and family friends to pray for him to be able to bring up his children, the way his late ... Read more...

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Four ‘exciting’ new openers on Ijaz Ahmed’s radar for NZ series


October 7th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.7 (ANI): Stressing on the need of giving young players more exposure at the international level, former Pakistan batsman Ijaz Ahmad has said that four new opening batsmen have caught his ... Read more...

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Interpol issues arrest warrants against 25 Pakistanis


August 17th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Aug.17 (ANI): Interpol on the request of Pakistan Government has issued arrest warrants of 25 Pakistanis involved in smuggling, terrorism, murder and other heinous crimes.According to The News, among those Pakistanis, ... Read more...

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Iqbal Qasim appointed Pakistan’s chief cricket selector


July 13th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 13 (IANS) Former Test spinner Iqbal Qasim was Monday installed as the new Pakistan chief cricket selector. Qasim, 55, will take over from another former Test cricketer Wasim Bari, who served ... Read more...

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Ijaz Ahmed vows to clear his name of fraud charges


May 19th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 19 (IANS) Former Pakistan batsman Ijaz Ahmed has vowed to clear his name of fraud charges -- of allegedly giving a client bad cheques worth over ten million rupees. Ijaz, who ... Read more...

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Taliban abduct 10 Pak soldiers in Malakand


May 1st, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, May. 1 (ANI): Taliban militants have kidnapped 10 Pakistani soldiers from their local headquarters in Dir town, which borders the troubled Swat valley.The abduction took place in the Upper ... Read more...

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Sacked judges to resume their positions on March 22


March 18th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar. 18 (ANI): The Pakistan Government has notified that all sacked judges of the Supreme Court and the high courts, including Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, will resume their earlier positions from ... Read more...

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Banned Pak players father-in-law appointed as chairman of junior selection committee


November 22nd, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 22 (ANI): The father-in-law of banned Pakistani opener Imran Farhat, Muhammad Ilyas, has been appointed by the PCB as chairman of the national junior selection committee.Illyas, a former ... Read more...

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