Tag: Pakistan

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Kuwait Hangs Seven People In First Executions Since 2017

Four Kuwaitis, a Pakistani, a Syrian, and an Ethiopian were hanged, despite condemnation from Amnesty International. Kuwait has put seven people to death in a mass execution, the state-run KUNA news agency confirmed, making it the first execution since 2017 despite appeals from human rights organizations for clemency. The inmates who were hanged on Wednesday were four Kuwaitis, a Pakistani, […]

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U.N. Seeks $160m Help For Victims Of Pakistan’s Monsoon

The United Nations has made an appeal for $160 million to assist 5.2 million people impacted by monsoon rains in Pakistan. In recent days, U.N. agencies had provided food aid to 300,000 people and clean water to 55,000 people. Pakistani officials say the climate-driven storms have badly impacted more than 33 million people and killed more than a thousand others […]

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Pakistan Bans Ex-PM Khan’s Live Speeches, Books Him On Terrorism Charges

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan has banned live broadcasts of former Prime Minister Imran Khan’s speeches and booked him on terrorism charges in what critics swiftly denounced as “repressive policies.” Khan, 70, has regularly addressed large anti-government rallies of his opposition Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party since his ouster from power in a parliamentary no-confidence vote in April. Read more at voanews.com Support The […]

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Top Pakistan Taliban Leader Killed In Afghanistan Roadside Attack

Abdul Wali, also known as Omar Khalid Khorasani, was allegedly behind some of the deadliest attacks in Pakistan in recent years. A late-night roadside bombing in eastern Afghanistan has struck a vehicle carrying members of the Pakistan Taliban, killing a senior leader and three other members of the group, several Pakistani officials and the group said. Abdul Wali, also known […]

SPORTS

Windies Batting Misery Ends In 3-Nil Defeat At The Bowling Of Pakistan

48 overs Pakistan 269 for 9 (Shadab 86, Imam 62, Pooran 4-48) vs West Indies Pakistan rocked Windies’ confidence after the boyz from the Caribbean walloped Netherland 3-nil in a 3 ODI series nearly two weeks ago. For the first time in the series, the host country appeared shaky at the start; however, the middle order stepped up to put […]

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Windies Take Shellacking From Pakistan In Second ODI

Pakistan 275 for 8 (Babar 77, Imam 72, Hosein 3-52) beat West Indies 155 (Brooks 42, Nawaz 4-19, Wasim 3-34) by 120 runs Pakistan showed no mercy on the men from the Caribbean as it thrashed them in the second of the three ODI series to maintain an unassailable 2-0 lead After batting first, scoring a challenging total of 276, […]

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Disgraced Former Pakistan Captain Appointed Singapore Head Coach

Salman Butt, who was banned for five years over a high-profile spot-fixing scandal, has been appointed head coach of the Singapore men’s cricket team. Former Pakistan Test captain Salman Butt, who was banned over a high-profile spot-fixing scandal, has been appointed to a coaching role with Singapore’s national team, cricket officials said. The 37-year-old has been named consultant coach and will […]

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A Glimmer Of Hope Despite Heavy Defeat For Young Windies Against The Pakistanis

The expectations were very low for the West Indies ahead of the three-match T-20 International against Pakistan. The team was embarrassed in the recent World Cup by winning just one of their five matches. The team was put on the backfoot in the series without several first-team players, including Kieron Pollard, Evin Lewis, Shimron Hetmyer, Andre Russell, Lendl Simmons, Jason […]