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PSL 2024: Multan Sultans opt to bat first against Lahore Qalandars

Multan Sultans

LAHORE – Multan Sultans skipper Mohammad Rizwan has won the toss and elected to bat first against Lahore Qalandars in the 14th Pakistan Super League (PSL) Season 9 match at Gaddafi Stadium on Tuesday evening. Sultans are leading the table with eight points after winning four out of their five matches. Qalandars are on the bottom of the list after losing their all five games. Multan Sultans Playing XI: Mohammad Rizwan (c & wk), Usman Khan, Reeza Hendricks, Tayyab Tahir, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Usama Mir, Aftab Ibrahim, Faisal Akram,Read More

Pakistan and UAE sign MoU for promotion of date palm cultivation

Pakistan and UAE sign MoU for promotion of date palm cultivation

Abu Dhabi, Feb 27 /DNA/ – Pakistan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding today in Abu Dhabi aimed at boosting agricultural innovation and research related to development and promotion of various aspects of the Date Palm cultivation and related industry. The signing ceremony was witnessed by H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence of the UAE. Ambassador Faisal Niaz Tirmizi and Dr. Abdelouahhab Zaid Prof., General Secretary, Khalifa International Award for Date Palm and Agricultural Innovation, signed the MOU. The MOURead More

Big challenges ahead for Maryam as CM

Big challenges ahead for Maryam as CM

Waheed Hussain Maryum Nawaz a first female, who has been elected as the Chief Minister of country’s biggest province, Punjab. She is energetic, enthusiastic, passionate about politics and surely understanding the responsibility of the post. In her recent statements she promised to bring a drastic change in the functioning of different government departments in the province. She has already issued directives to repair and construct streets and roads of various cities in Punjab. Talking to newly elected members of the Punjab Assembly, Maryam stressed to bring a digital revolution providingRead More

PODA greets Maryam Nawaz on her groundbreaking role and commitment to women’s rights

PODA greets Maryam Nawaz on her groundbreaking role and commitment to women's rights

ISLAMABAD, FEB 27 (DNA) – Lauding the appointment of Maryam Nawaz Sharif who declared in her first speech that “harassing any woman is Maryam Nawaz’s redline”, Potohar Organization for Development Advocacy (PODA) a women’s rights organization in Pakistan, congratulated the first-ever female Chief Minister of any province in Pakistan. Since 2004, PODA organization has been striving hard for gender equality, justice, economic empowerment and inclusivity in all spheres in Pakistan focusing on the marginalized segments of the society including farmer women, persons-with-disabilities, youth and minorities. In a press statement, ChiefRead More

Police make arrest in murder case of Tipu Truckanwala’s son

Police make arrest in murder case of Tipu Truckanwala’s son

SAIFULLAH ANSAR ISLAMABAD, FEB 27 (DNA) – Lahore Police have arrested Nadeem Wayn, the brother-in-law of Gogi Butt, who was nominated in the murder case of Ameer Balaj Tipu, son of Tipu Truckanwala. Ac­cording to media reports, Khawaja Nadeem Wayn was detained by the investigation police from Royal Park in La­hore. Earlier, Nadeem Wayn’s brother Waseem Wayn was also detained. Balaj, the son of the late Arif Amir, also known as Tipu Truckanwala, met a fatal end similar to his father, who was murdered in 2010 at the Allama IqbalRead More

Ethiopia, Pakistan discuss maritime cooperation


ISLAMABAD, FEB 27 (DNA) – Jemal Beker Abdula, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, called on Chief of the Naval Staff H.E. Admiral Naveed Ashraf on Tuesday here at the Naval Headquarters in Islamabad. During the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on the matters of mutual interests including bilateral cooperation in the area of maritime and regional security. On the occasion, H.E. Ambassador Jemal Beker Abdula briefed the Naval Chief on the major role being played byRead More