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Saudi Arabia bans 47 video games including Witcher and GTA

Saudi Arabia bans 47 video games including Witcher and GTA

Saudi Arabia says it’s banning a long list of popular video games after allegations surfaced that two children killed themselves after being encouraged to do so in an online game. The Saudi General Commission for Audio-Visual Media said Monday it was banning 47 games, including Grand Theft Auto V, Assassins Creed 2 and Witcher, for unspecified violations of rules […]

Asian Games Training Camp Closed Due To Insufficient Funds

Asian Games Training Camp Closed Due To Insufficient Funds

Pakistani athletes struggling to keep the training camp open in order to prepare for the upcoming Asian Games, in August this year in Indonesia. A training camp for wrestling, karate and jujitsu was being held at Lahore, before the Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) told the team management that they could no longer keep the camp open […]

Humanity, Equality, Destiny, is Commonwealth Games Movement provides us connections?

Humanity, Equality, Destiny, is Commonwealth Games Movement provides us connections?

Humanity, Equality, Destiny, is Commonwealth Games Movement provides us connections? Islamabad: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) Today, on Australia’s Gold Coast, 71 nations and territories meet for the CGF General Assembly. This Commonwealth Column – by Mike Stanley, CNZM, President New Zealand Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association, Olympian #504 (rowing) – takes a moment to reflect […]

Australian Envoy Hosts Reception for Pakistan’s Commonwealth Games Contingent

Australian Envoy Hosts Reception for Pakistan’s Commonwealth Games Contingent

Australian Envoy Hosts Reception for Pakistan’s Commonwealth Games Contingent ISLAMABAD: (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The High Commissioner of Australia to Pakistan H.E.Margaret Adamson while hosting a reception for Pakistan’s contingent heading to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018), said it was the biggest sporting event which had ever staged in Australia this decade. More than […]

KPK playing dirty game with the rights of participating athletes, Shahid U Haq

KPK playing dirty game with the rights of participating athletes, Shahid U Haq

By Shahid U Haq, March, 19, 2018 Peshawar; Sport is fundamental right for all but very sad to hear some of the organizers from KPK playing dirty game with the inter provincial games Peshawar by damaging the rights of participating athletes. I strongly condemn this discrimination and injustice and request KPK Government and leaders of […]

Pakistan Squash Federation finalized players to represent Pakistan for Asian Team Championship at Korea & Commonwealth Games

Pakistan Squash Federation finalized players to represent Pakistan for Asian Team Championship at Korea & Commonwealth Games

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 20, 2018 After 05 days trials, Pakistan Squash Federation has finalized players to represent Pakistan during forthcoming Asian Team Championship being held at Korea between 21 – 25 Mar, 18 and Commonwealth Games to be held between 05 – 15 April, 2018 at Australia. For Asian Team Championship, top 04 players […]

Pakistan’s 18 member women hockey team announced for the Asian Games Qualifiers

Pakistan’s 18 member women hockey team announced for the Asian Games Qualifiers

Islamabad; Asghar Ali Mubarak Pakistan’s 18 member women hockey team for the Asian Games Qualifiers to be held in Bangkok, Thailand from January 12-20 has been announced, along with six officials. Rizwana Yasmin is the captain of the team with Ambreen Arshad as the vice captain GOALKEEPERES: Rizwana Yasmeen (WAPDA) Rushna Khan (Punjab) FULL BACKS: […]

Athletes bring home 16 medals from Special Olympics World Winter Games

Athletes bring home 16 medals from Special Olympics World Winter Games

The 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games concluded in Austria on Saturday, with the Pakistan contingent returning home with an impressive tally of 16 medals. Over 3,000 Special Olympics athletes from 110 countries participated in the 2017 Winter Games. The games ended with a colourful ceremony in the Austrian city of Graz on Saturday. Pakistani […]