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Real survive scare to win club cup with Ronaldo hat-trick

Real survive scare to win club cup with Ronaldo hat-trick

TOKYO: Real Madrid suffered an almighty fright before a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick hauled them back from 2-1 down and gave them a 4-2 win over rank outsiders Kashima Antlers in the Club World Cup final on Sunday. Two goals from Gaku Shibasaki stunned the European champions as the Japanese hosts took a 2-1 lead early […]

Amir injury scare, Smith’s ton pile pressure on Pakistan

Amir injury scare, Smith’s ton pile pressure on Pakistan

BRISBANE: Australia captain Steve Smith shone in the Gabba floodlights with a sparkling century to put Australia in a commanding position on day one of the first test against Pakistan on Thursday. Smith´s unbeaten 110 drove Australia to 288 for three at stumps, as Pakistan´s bowlers toiled on a hot day in the field and […]

Misbah looks to make history in Australia

Misbah looks to make history in Australia

BRISBANE: The Pakistan team, six years in the making and armed with insider knowledge from coach Mickey Arthur, are poised to make history in Australia, veteran skipper Misbah-ul-Haq said Wednesday. Misbah, who exerts a calming influence on the mercurial Pakistanis, believes the side has developed into one that can finally deliver a series win after […]

Yasir, Wahab resolve differences after scuffle during practice

Yasir, Wahab resolve differences after scuffle during practice

Pakistan’s fiery pacer Wahab Riaz and leg-spinner Yasir Shah put aside their differences after the two got into a scuffle during the team’s practice session at The Gabba on Wednesday ahead of the first test against Australia which starts Thursday. Yasir Shah tweeted a picture of the two players together after news of the scuffle […]

ITF turns down Iran’s request to move Davis Cup tie against Pakistan to neutral venue

ITF turns down Iran’s request to move Davis Cup tie against Pakistan to neutral venue

KARACHI: The Pakistan Tennis Federation has claimed that the International Tennis Federation has turned down a request from Tennis Federation of Iran to move Pakistan vs Iran Davis Cup tie to a neutral venue. The TFI last week had requested ITF to move the tie outside Pakistan as Iranian players were reluctant to visit Pakistan […]

Nigeria Super Falcons march on parliament to demand bonuses

Nigeria Super Falcons march on parliament to demand bonuses

Nigeria’s victorious women’s football team have protested outside parliament in Abuja over unpaid win bonuses. Their protest coincided with President Muhammadu Buhari’s arrival at the National Assembly to present next year’s budget. The African champions then marched to President Buhari’s villa, where an aide said they would be paid in two days. They have refused […]

Young Afghan ‘Messi fan’ meets idol Leo in Doha

Young Afghan ‘Messi fan’ meets idol Leo in Doha

An Afghan boy who became an internet sensation after pictures of him wearing an improvised Lionel Messi football shirt went viral finally got to meet his superstar idol on Tuesday. Murtaza Ahmadi met the Barcelona forward in Doha, where the Spanish league champions are due to play a friendly match against Saudi Arabian side Al-Ahli […]

Interview of Ambassador of Pakistan in France by Radio France international (RFI)

Interview of Ambassador of Pakistan in France by Radio France international (RFI)

Paris, 30th Sept,2016. The Ambassador of Pakistan in France Moin ul Haque in an interview with Radio France International (RFI) which airs its program in five major languages around the world, said that there is grave human rights situation in the Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK). Mr. Moin ul Haque said Pakistan doesnot want war but […]

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Paris, May 22, 2016: Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Mr. Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that Pakistan is actively pursuing the agenda of World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). He was speaking at the 84th session of world assembly of delegates of OIE here today. Ha lauded the role of OIE in […]

Adventure travel in Gilgit-Baltistan–Talk at the High Commission

Adventure travel in Gilgit-Baltistan–Talk at the High Commission

A large number of tourists and adventure travellers assembled at the Pakistan High Commission in London last evening. Author and filmmaker Mick Conefrey, journalist Matthew Green and Wild Frontiers’ founder Jonny Bealby shared with them the thrilling and fascinating tales of adventure travel and best kept secrets from the land of mighty peaks of Pakistan. Their first […]