Fawad Chaudhry excommunicated from parliamentary proceedings

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry was barred from attending Thursday’s Senate session after he failed to apologise as directed by the Senate chairman for inciting uproar during yesterday’s session. Senate chairman Sadiq Sanjrani earlier today demanded an apology from Chaudhry and warned the info minister that he would be barred from the Senate if he failed to apologise, as the...

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PSL 4: Swing King Wasim Akram joins Karachi Kings as president

KARACHI: Former Skipper of Pakistan cricket team and King of swing Wasim Akram on Wednesday joined Karachi Kings as president of the team for the fourth edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). Wasim Akram was a mentor and coach of Islamabad United in the first two editions. The legendary cricketer had also served Multan Sultans. "I am proud to announce...

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Rizwan Senior named captain as Pakistan announced squad for Hockey World Cup

Web Desk: Pakistan Hockey Federation on Wednesday has announced the squad for forthcoming Hockey World Cup, scheduled in India at the end of this month. According to the Chief Selector, Islahuddin Siddiqui, Rizwan Senior will lead the team while Immad Butt will be the Vice Captain. Other squad members include; Irfan Senior, Irfan Junior, Ejaz Ahmad, Abu Bakar, Mubashar Ali,...

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Oil rises as OPEC, partners discuss supply cut

LONDON: Oil rose on Wednesday, recouping some of the previous session’s slide, on the growing prospect of OPEC and allied producers cutting output at a meeting next month to prop up the market. Prices rallied towards $67 after Reuters reported OPEC and its partners are discussing a proposal to cut output by up to 1.4 million barrels per day (bpd),...

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