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Lianna grabs another medal
ISLAMABAD, Feb 7 (APP): Lianna Swan won another medal for Pakistan in swimming in the South Asian Games at India. Lianna won a silver medal in 100m Breaststroke, says a press release issued here.

 
Naveed bags bronze in swimming
ISLAMABAD, Feb 7 (APP): Naveed Hussain won a bronze medal for Pakistan in swimming during the South Asian Games in India. Naveed won the bronze medal in 200 m Backstroke with time of 2.19:57, says a press release issued here.

 
ICC bans Yasir Shah till March 27 over anti-doping code violation
ISLAMABAD, Feb 7 (APP): The International Cricket Council (ICC) Sunday banned Pakistani leg-spinner Yasir Shah from playing all types of cricket for a tenure of three months, accepting cricketer's stance in anti-doping code violation case. Following the announcement, Yasir Shah, who was banned from playing cricket on December 27, 2015; will be able to play cricket from March 28, 2016, a private news channel reported on Sunday.

 
Pakistan victorious in squash quarterfinals
ISLAMABAD, Feb 6 (APP): Pakistan earned victories in squash quarter finals of the South Asian Games (Men & Women) played at Guwahati, India. In the Men Event (Individual) Farah Zaman (Pakistan) beat Ravindu H Laksiri (Sri Lanka) 11/8, 16/14, 11/9. Nasir Iqbal (Pakistan) beat Arhant Keshar Simha (Nepal) 11/4, 12/10, 11/0.
 
Irfan, Bacha to face Nouman, Taimur in Men Badminton doubles final
PESHAWAR, Feb 6 (APP): Irfan and Bacha Khan of Tarnab village will face Nouman and Taimur Khan of Palosia village in the final of the Peshawar District Inter-Club Men Badminton Championship played here at local Hujra at Landi Arbab, a suburban village of Peshawar, on Saturday. In the first semi-final Nouman and Taimur Khan defeated Sajid and Sana Ullah of Tehkal Payan by 3-1, the score was 21-18, 21-19, 21-16 and 21-19 while in the second semi-final Irfan and Bach outclassed Tahir and Arif of Landi Arbab village by 3-0, the score was 21-19, 21-15 and 21-19.
 
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Eight Pakistani cities have 47 sister cities around the world PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, May 16 (APP): Eight Pakistani cities have 47 sister cities in various parts of Asia, Europe, North America and Africa.Shanghai, Beijing, Chicago, Houston, Ankara, Istanbul, Ankara,Manchester,Glasgow, Rome, Seoul, Kuala Lumpur, Amman, Dhaka, Beirut, Kolkata,Bukhara, Samarkand and Tashkent are some of the important cities which are sisters of cities in Pakistan.According to official sources, Istanbul was the first city which became sister city of Lahore in 1975 and the latest addition is Saint Petersburg, Russia which became sister city of Karachi this month.

During the recent visit of President Asif Ali Zardari to Russia, it was decided to declare St Petersburg and Karachi as sister cities to further boost bilateral trade and commercial ties.
Karachi is the largest city, main sea port and financial hub of Pakistan with a population of about 15 million.
While Saint Petersburg is often described as the most Western city of Russia. With over one million people, Saint Petersburg is the northernmost city in Russia.
Saint Petersburg is also home to The Hermitage, the largest art museum in the world. A large number of foreign consulates, international corporations,banks and other businesses are located in Saint Petersburg.
The cities are made sisters to promote educational, business, professional and cultural ties and expand youth exchanges.
Istanbul, Turkey,  Sariwon, North Korea, Xi’an, China, Kortrijk, Belgium,Fez, Morocco, C¢rdoba, Spain, Bukhara and Samarkand, Uzbekistan, Isfahan, Iran,Mashad, Iran, Glasgow, Scotland, Chicago, United States, Belgrade, Serbia,Fresno, United States, Krakow, Poland, Coimbra, Portugal and Dushanbe, Tajikistan are sister cities of Lahore.
Port Louis, Mauritius, Kolkata, India, Shanghai, China, Hong Kong, Jeddah,Saudi Arabia, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, Istanbul, Turkey, Beirut, Lebanon, Dhaka,Bangladesh, Chicago, United States, Izmir, Turkey, Houston, United States,Manama, Bahrain, Pristina, Kosovo, Dubai, UAE and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia are sister cities of Karachi.
Amman, Jordan, Ankara, Turkey, Beijing, China and Seoul, South Korea are sister cities of Islamabad.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Cairo, Egypt are sister cities of Rahim Yar Khan.Manchester, England and Kobe, Japan are sister cities of Faisalabad while Redditch, England is a sister town of Gujar Khan.
Urumqi, China and Makassar, Indonesia are sister cities of Peshawar and Rome, Italy and Konya, Turkey are sister cities of Multan.
 
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