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FIA gets new chief

Tehseen Anwar Shah has been appointed as the new director general of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), Pakistan Today learnt reliably on Sunday. Tehseen, who was previously working as additional director general

LDA gets back five plots from land mafia

Lahore Development Authority (LDA) Estate Management Directorate-II staff on Saturday retrieved five plots in Gujjarpura after a crackdown on land grabbers. The plots included plot number 366-A Block B-1 measuring one kanal,

Butt gets support from Presidency

The Pakistan Cricket Board has privately got support from the powers that be to proceed with their disciplinary action against Shahid Afridi despite the issue slowly being politicised with the growing involvement

U-14 athletics camp gets underway

The camp for youth under-14 boys athletes started here at the Punjab Stadium, Lahore with 24 athletes from different divisions taking part. In the camps, provincial coach Amanat Gill is imparting training.

Mourinho gets five-match ban

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has been given a five-match touchline ban in European competition for his sending off and verbal outburst at the Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona, UEFA

CM Summer League gets underway

LAHORE – President Lahore City Cricket Association Khawaja Nadeem Ahmad inaugurated the Punjab Chief Minister’s Summer Cricket League today. Nadeem was of the view that the league will help in identifying talented player besides formulating performance-based criteria for the selection of Lahore’s team to take part in PCB’s domestic tournaments. “We have picked 15 grounds for the event in order to revive club cricket on the pattern of summer leagues of yester years,” said Nadeem. He

Zvonareva gets Russia the edge

MOSCOW – World number three Vera Zvonareva put Russia 1-0 up against Italy in their Fed Cup semi-final clash here Saturday, beating Sara Errani 6-0, 6-2. The 26-year-old Zvonareva notched her fourth win over Errani in as many meetings, winning in 56 minutes on the hardcourts of Moscow’s Megasport indoor arena.
Last year’s Wimbledon and US Open runner-up looked in complete command from the start breaking her opponent’s serve three times to take the opening set at love in just 25

Army gets new DG Military Operations

ISLAMABAD – Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani on Friday reshuffled the Army’s top brass and appointed Major General Ashfaq as Director General of Military Operations (DGMO). He will replace recently-promoted Lt-Gen Javed Iqbal who has been appointed Adjutant General (AG).
Javed will take over the charge from Lt-Gen Nadeem Taj who is retiring in the last week of this month. Similarly, Lt-Gen Muhammad Asif has been appointed Director General at Joint Staff