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Yousaf steps down in favor of Hafeez

Veteran cricketer, Mohamamd Yousaf has steppd down as captain of Lahore Lions in favour of Pakistan T-20 captain Mohammad Hafeez for the National T-20 tournament. “Yousaf has showed a big gesture and


What does it entail to speak for girls’ education in Swat? A bullet to the head! Malala Yousafzai, a 14-year-old activist for girls’ education and a student of class eight, has been

The Return of the Prodigal?

The return of the prodigal? Perhaps, yes. One had thought that Mohammad Yousuf, one of the very finest batsmen that Pakistan has produced, was dead and gone – albeit strictly in cricketing

Yousaf, Arif elected HRCP chairperson and co-chairperson

LAHORE – Zohra Yousaf and Kamran Arif were elected chairperson and co-chairperson respectively of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) on Sunday.
Other elected office-bearers include Treasurer Zafar A Chaudhry, vice-chairpersons Tahir Hussain (Balochistan), Saleema Hashmi (Punjab), Sher Muhammad Khan (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) and Amarnath Motumal (Sindh). Other elected members of the council include Dr Tahira Kamal, Zahoor Ahmed Shahwani, Nasreen Azhar, Salehzada, Jarar

DPS pays tribute to Javaid Yousaf

LAHORE – A special reward was conferred on Javaid Yousaf by Divisional Public School’s Board of Governors (BoGs) in recognition of his thirty years services in community welfare as member BoGs.
Yousaf set a record by serving as a member of Divisional Public school and Intermediate College’s Board of Governors simultaneously for the past 30 years.
During this period, board of governors took various revolutionary decisions on his recommendations especially the launching of

Yousaf Naseem at helm of SMEDA

LAHORE – Yousaf Naseem Khokhar, Civil Officer of Grade 20 from District Management Group (DMG), has assumed charge as new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA). According to a press release issued here from SMEDA, he was serving as Principal Staff Officer to the Prime Minister of Pakistan before his appointment in SMEDA.
He possesses rich and varied experience accumulated over twenty four years serving in the civil

Mohammad Yousaf stars in BBL win

LAHORE: BBL and Aitchison College Staff won their respective matches of the 4th SPM league here on Wednesday. In the first match of the professional group, BBL beat Muslim Gymkhana by 9 wickets. Muslim Gymkhana scored 185 for 9 wickets after batting first.
Mohammad Mateen 67, Salman Ghafoor 49 and Nadeem Zafar 39 were the main scorers. Romail Bashir took 3 wickets while Muhammad Yousaf and Rehan Rauf grabbed 2 wickets each.
In reply, BBL achieved the target for the loss of

Injured Yousaf bows out

LAHORE: Pakistan suffered a serious blow on Wednesday with experienced batsman Mohammad Yousuf ruled out of the limited over series against South Africa next week, team manager Intikhab Alam said.
The 36-year-old ruptured a muscle in his right leg during training last week and Alam said the injury was serious. “Yousuf has informed us of the gravity of the injury and, since its a second grade tear of the muscle, he will not be able to play in the limited over series but he will be