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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.
 
Aamer bags first hat-trick in PSL
ISLAMABAD, Feb 5 (APP): Mohammad Aamer becomes the first bowler to bag a hat-trick in the ongoing Pakistan Super League 2016 after he dismissed Dwayne Bravo, Zohaib Khan and Kevon Cooper. It was the 19th over of the second match of PSL 2016, when Aamer entertained the crowd with PSL’s very first hat-trick, a private news channel reported.
 
Saleem Rajput elected chairman of Karachi Softball Association
KARACHI, Feb 5 (APP): Muhammad Saleem Rajput has been elected unanimously as chairman of the Karachi Softball Association. An announcement on Friday said that the decision to this effect was taken at the annual general body meeting of the Karachi Softball Association (KSA) chaired by its president Asif Azeem.
 
Board decides to review ICC’s constitution and governance structures
KARACHI, Feb 4 (APP): The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board considered amendments that had been made to the ICC’s constitution in 2014 and agreed that, ICC announced on Thursday. “In order to avoid any potential conflicts of interest and to follow best practice principles of good governance, it would seek to re-establish as quickly as possible the independent position of ICC Chairman,” world governing body announced in a statement.
 
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Rs 1.5 trillion spent on Development Projects so far: PM Gilani PDF Print E-mail
KARACHI, Nov 30 (APP): Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Wednesday said focus of government had been on development regardless of war against terrorism, floods, energy crisis and other challenges. He said so far it spent a huge amount of Rs 1.5 trillion on this count. The Prime Minister was chairing a meeting on the occasion of 45th Youm-e-Tasees of Pakistan Peoples Party at Sindh Chief Minister House here. Addressing the occasion, Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani felicitated the workers and well-wishers of the PPP on party’s Foundation Day and lauded the struggle of all activists of the party. Prime Minister Gilani appreciated the untiring spirit of every worker in the party and said that “it was only because of their commitment that we achieved this democratic environment.”
“PPP is the only party where not only the workers, but the leaders too have given great sacrifices” he added.
Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani reiterated the commitment to the process of reconciliation that was initiated by Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto.
He said PPP Co-chairman President Asif Ali Zardari and his team have sincerely followed the path of reconciliation and continue to do so.
“The PPP is an ideological party, it is a philosophy and we all continue to work as per its vision”, he said.
On the memo issue, PM Gillani, reiterated his commitment to the sovereignty of Pakistan and said that “we will wait for the investigation by the Parliamentary Committee on National Security.”
He said as the head of Nuclear Command Authority, he is looking into the matter himself and as the Chief Executive, will ensure that the issue is properly dealt with.
Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani said “we must all remain united and not allow enemies of Pakistan to take advantage of our political differences.”
The Prime Minister said people opposing the PPP must realize that the country comes first and not their opposition against the party or government.
“As a democratic nation we must respect all our institutions and have faith in the Parliament where elected representatives from various parties are sitting today,” he added.
He said the NATO attack was a tragedy and Pakistan strongly protested over it. “We cannot allow our people to feel insecure and no one can take us for granted”, he added.
Gilani reiterated that Pakistan’s sovereignty will always be the utmost priority for the governemnt and “we are implementing decisions of the Parliament.”
The Prime Minister said “The world must respect our sacrifices against terrorism and honor the role that Pakistan continues to play”.
Prime Minister Gillani said that today “there is political activity and people are busy doing ‘jalsas’.”
He said “Pakistan Peoples Party has sacrificed leadership and workers for this democracy and we truly value the environment today.”
He said the people who only want personal welfare are opportunists and can go to any degree for their personal interest,
Syed Yusuf Raza Gillani appreciated the role of President Asif Ali Zardari and commended his efforts during the challenging situations.
Chief Minster Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah welcomed the Prime Minister and thanked him for his regular visits to the province which provided guidance, both political and administrative.
The CM Sindh apprised the Prime Minister on the recent developments in the province and appreciated his efforts as an elected Prime Minster who worked untiringly for almost four years.
The meeting was attended by CM Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Senior Minster, Pir Mazhar-ul-Haq, Deputy Speaker Sindh Assembly, Shahla Raza, Sindh Ministers Agha Siraj Durrani, Manzoor Hussain Wassan, Haji Muzzafar Shujra, Ms. Shazia Marri, Rafiq Engineer, Nadeem Bhutto, Sajjid Jokhio, Akhtar Jadoon, Nargis N.D Khan, MNAs Abdul Qadir Patel, Nabeel Ahmed Gabol, MPAs Farzana Baloch, Saleem Hingoro, Ms. Shama Mithani, Special Assistants to CM Waqar Mehdi and Rashid Rabbani, President, PPP Karachi Division Senator, Syed Faisal Raza Abidi, General Secretary PPP Karachi Division, Muhammad Ismail Brohi and other notables.
Earlier, the meeting commenced with Tilawat and Fateha for Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, Madar-e-Jamhoriat, Begum Nusrat Bhutto, Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto and martyred party workers and those who lost their lives in the recent NATO forces attack on two posts in Pakistan border area.
 
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