Tuesday , 24 April 2018

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Pakistan 186-3 at tea in third Test

SHARJAH: Pakistan, who won the toss and batted, were 186-3 at tea on the opening day of the third and final Test against New Zealand in Sharjah on Wednesday.   At the tea break Mohammad Hafeez was unbeaten on 123 — his seventh Test century — and with him skipper Misbah-ul Haq was on four not out.   Off-spinner Mark ... Read More »

Kenya to play one day series against Pakistan A next month

KARACHI: The Kenyan cricket team will arrive here in Pakistan on December 11 to play a five match one day series against Pakistan A.   All five matches of the rubber will be played at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore which was decided in a meeting chaired by PCB COO Subhan Ahmad.   The entire series would consist of day ... Read More »

Western democracy cannot be enforced on Pakistan: Musharraf

In an interview to the BBC, former military ruler General (retd) Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday ruled out the practicality of a ‘western form of democracy’ in Pakistan. Speaking on the popular BBC show HARDtalk, Musharraf said that democracy should be adapted according to the Pakistani environment and circumstances.“You want to enforce your kind of democracy everywhere…this is not practical. Every ... Read More »

Toss vital as Pakistan, New Zealand play for series

SHARJAH: Rival captains Misbahul Haq and Brendon McCullum hope to win the toss and enjoy a kick-start to the series-deciding third Test between Pakistan and New Zealand starting in Sharjah on Wednesday. Pakistan piled up 566-3 in the first Test in Abu Dhabi after winning the toss and then spun out New Zealand twice for a comprehensive 248-run win to ... Read More »

Pakistan ranked 172 in ease of paying taxes: study

one ISLAMABAD: As paying taxes has become easier for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) around the world, a report of World Bank Group and a multinational professional services finds that tax filing time has increased by 17 hours in Pakistan due to the introduction of a new provincial VAT (value-added tax) system. In 189 nations Pakistan is ranked 172 with ... Read More »

Pakistan make it to the kabaddi final

  KARACHI: Pakistan made it to the Asian Beach Games’ kabaddi final after defeating arch-rivals India 39-28 yesterday at the Patong Beach in Phuket, Thailand. The team dominated both halves of the semi-final with scores of 18-16 and 21-12. Meanwhile, Iran defeated Sri Lanka 45-34 in the other semi. The finalists will now face each other in last edition’s repeat encounter, ... Read More »

Energy crisis: Pakistan looking to form coal supply chain

KARACHI:Pakistan has started work on establishing a coal supply chain for various power plants in an attempt to address the country’s electricity shortage and reduce the reliance on expensive furnace oil, said an industry official on Saturday. Coal, in the millions of tons, would have to be imported for power plants, which the government has been pushing investors to build ... Read More »

Pakistan keen to enhance its multi-dimensional ties with Moscow: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said that Pakistan is keen to enhance its multi-dimensional relations with Moscow, including defence. Talking to Defence Minister of Russian Federation General Sergey Kuzhugetovich Shoygu, who met him here, the Prime Minister said that it is heartening to see that relations between Pakistan and Russian Federation have grown in the past few ... Read More »