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BCB responds to ICC ban on Shakib Al Hasan

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has noted the International Cricket Council (ICC)’s decision to ban Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan from all cricket for two years, with one year of that suspended, for accepting three charges of…

Salman Butt gets roasted for taking selfies with fans

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt got roasted on Saturday after Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) shared a video clip of the cricketer meeting fats at Iqbal Stadium in Faisalabad. The left-handed opening batsman, who is still…

ECC mulls proposal to ban wheat export

Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs, Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh, chaired a meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet to consider various proposals of Ministries/Divisions, here today.…

YouTube to ban ´hateful,´ ´supremacist´ videos

WASHINGTON: YouTube announced Wednesday it would ban videos promoting or glorifying racism and discrimination as well as those denying well-documented violent events, like the Holocaust or the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting. The…

Changing channels

Gilgit, October 1993 and the Hunza Inn. Cold wet and with a bicycle in need of maintenance having been ridden up the Karakoram Highway – all the way from Karachi. Assorted travelers cuddling their cups of scalding sweet tea and an ancient…

LHC takes up petition against lifting of Basant ban

LAHORE: A petition challenging the Punjab government's decision to lift the longstanding ban on Basant's celebrations will be taken up by the Lahore High Court for hearing on Thursday. Justice Atir Mahmood will hear the petition which …

LHC moved against lifting of Basant’s ban in Punjab

LAHORE: A petition has been filed in the Lahore High Court against the Punjab government's decision to lift the ban on Basant;s celebrations. The petitioner has argued that Basant's celebrations were banned after several incidents of…