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Rashid wins Tenpin Bowling C’ship

Rashid Ali won the title of the third Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Shaheed Tenpin Bowling Championship in the men’s event at F-9 Park Bowling Club on the other day. In the men’s singles

Dr Rashid Latif joins PTI

Dr Rashid Latif, the owner of Hameed Latif Hospital, along with his son Haroon Latif on Tuesday announced to join the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) at the residence of party Chairman Imran Khan.

Judiciary too was on board over Raymond: Sheikh Rashid

LAHORE – Awami Muslim League (AML) chief Sheikh Rashid has said categorically that the judiciary and all the state departments were on board over the release of the US killer, Raymond Davis’.
He expressed these views while addressing a press conference at the office of Pakistan Muslim League (PML-Likeminded Punjab Information Secretary Mian Muhammad Asif. The Muttahida Muslim League (MML) provincial office bearers were also present on that occasion.
He lamented the people

Davis Cup team off to Hong Kong sans Rashid Malik

LAHORE – Pakistan’s Davis Cup team will leave for Hong Kong to play their Asia Oceania Group II tie against the hosts, relying mainly on the country’s star player Aismaul Haq Qureshi. The team, comprising Aisamul Haq, Aqeel Khan, Samir Iftikhar and Yasir Khan, had light training on the last day of the training camp under the supervision of non-playing captain Mohsif Zia and coach Rashid Malik.
But in a surprising move, PTF removed Rashid Malik and inducted Mohsif in his place as

Altaf phones Elahi and Rashid

KARACHI – MQM chief Altaf Hussain telephoned PML-Q leader Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi and AML chief Sheikh Rashid on Sunday and informed them about the reasons which compelled the MQM to the treasury benches.
During the conversation, Hussain assured the two leaders that despite the MQM’s recent move, his party would continue fighting for the rights of the people.
“The MQM will keep raising voice against the government’s anti-public decisions despite being part of federal

Danyaal, Rashid glorious at Sprite Golf Tournament

LAHORE – The first Sprite Golf Tournament concluded at the Lahore Gymkhana Golf Course on Sunday with the high achievers turning out to be Danyaal Jehangir securing the top amateur gross, Rashid Iqbal topping in amateur net, and Karamatullah Chaudry and AVM (R) Zakaullah making it to the first slot in seniors net and seniors net.
The overall performances carried a touch of class and although some ended up behind the ultimate winners, they produced rounds that deserve a lot of

LHC adjourns Rehman’s presidential pardon case

LAHORE: Hearing of a petition challenging the pardon granted by President Asif Ali Zardari to Interior Minister Rehman Malik was adjourned to December 24 by a full bench of Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday. Earlier, Deputy Attorney General Naveed Inayat Malik had requested adjournment on behalf of the federation, citing Rehman’s pending adjudication in Supreme Court as an excuse.
Barrister Farooq Hassan, representing the petitioner, opposed the request saying the government was

Altaf discusses political drama with Ijaz and Rashid

ISLAMABAD: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain on Sunday made phone calls to Pakistan Muslim League-Zia (PML-Z) President Ijazul Haq and Awami Muslim League (AML) President Sheikh Rashid Ahmed and discussed with them the current political situation with focus on the ‘deepening cracks’ in the Pakistan People’s Party-led coalition government.
Altaf’s phone conversations were part of a series of such contacts with important political personalities of the country, in

Sheikh Rashid invites MQM to join MML

KARACHI: Muttahida Muslim League (MML) leader Sheikh Rashid Ahmad asked the Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) to join the newly-formed alliance of the different factions of the Muslim League, during his visit to the MQM headquarters Nine-Zero on Saturday.
On the ocassion, MQM leaders Federal MINister Babar Ghauri, Waseem Aftab and former Karachi deputy mayor Nasreen Jalil said that they would discuss this invitation at a meeting of their party. Nasreen said that her party would take