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12 more arrested for flying kites

City police launched a crack down on Sunday against kite flying in the area of Sandha, City42 reported. According to the channel, strict orders were given by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations

There is no guarding the guards

Flouting court orders of arresting the Station House Officer (SHO) in whose precincts someone dies because of kite-flying, Sabzazar SHO has been allowed to roam scot-free by the Lahore police. A 25-years-old

Monsoon flying away slowly

Five millimeters rain in the city dropped the mercury and the maximum temperature was 32 degrees Celsius on Monday. The Met Office informed that isolated rain with thundershower was expected in Upper

Federer off to flying start

Six-time men’s champion Roger Federer barely broke sweat in clinching a 7-6 (7/2), 6-4, 6-2 win over Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan. Third-seeded Federer, who next faces either Ireland’s Conor Niland or France’s

Australia donates to Flying Doctors for Will and Kate

SYDNEY – Australia said Monday it will donate Aus$25,000 ($26,400) to the Royal Flying Doctor Service as a wedding gift to Prince William and Kate Middleton. The couple, who marry on April 29, have asked that anyone intending to send them presents instead give the money to charity. “The gift was decided following a request from the happy couple to donate to one of their nominated charities instead of a wedding gift,” said Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s office. “The Royal Flying Doctor

Garhi Shahu, Flying Horse move into last 16

LAHORE – Garhi Shahu FC and Flying Horse FC secured their places in the pre-quarterfinals of the All Punjab Raiders Football Cup 2011 at Raiders Football Club Ground, Faisal Town.
They join Walton, Shaheen Wahdat, Bata FC, Afshan FC, Young Shooter, Jabbar Friends, Pency, Raiders FC , Pak Fighters, Model Town, Muneer Shaheed (Okara), Usmania FC, Muslim FC (Sheikhpura), Fatima Memorial in the last 16 round. Both the teams won 3-0 against Publican FC and St. Michael FC in the first

Pakistan flying but still problems at the top

MUMBAI – Pakistan are flying in the World Cup after three straight wins but they still have problems right from the top which New Zealand will aim to exploit when the two meet in their Group A match in Kandy on Tuesday. Shahid Afridi’s team have notched victories against Kenya, Sri Lanka and Canada but not without a few hiccups which have mainly come from their top order. Openers Mohammad Hafeez and Ahmed Shehzad have failed to provide the required stability which has increased the

India flying high at the moment

EXPERT COMMENT – The biggest cricket show on earth got underway on Saturday in Dhaka. Sitting in Sri Lanka, I could feel the butterflies in the stomach of both the Indian and Bangladesh camps. Nothing can be better than this. I hear Ashish Nehra is struggling with fitness, but that should not be of any concern to the Indian team management. They have enough ammunition to pick their first XI and this is the hallmark of a team that is No. 1 in the world.
India will start as

Kite flying ban violation will not be tolerated: CM

LAHORE – Violation of the kite flying ban will not be tolerated and action has been taken against policemen for the ban’s violation in Faisalabad, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif said on Sunday. He was speaking at the residence of Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah where he had gone to congratulate him on his daughter’s wedding.
Addressing parliamentarians present on the occasion, he said that the Punjab government is implementing a development agenda for raising living