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Chhalawa is filmoun ki Imran Khan


June 4, 2019

Of the three movies hitting cinemas this Eid — Wrong No. 2, Chhalawa and Ready, Steady, No -— Chhawala is the film most have pinned their hopes on. Directed by Wajahat Rauf who made 2015’s ‘Karachi se Lahore, Chhalawa’s biggest draw is Mehwish Hayat, who has consistently delivered solid performances (and box office success) in crowd-pleasers like Punjab Nahi Jaungi, …

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Mohsin Abbas Haider tries to woo Kubra Khan in telefilm Raja Ki Chandni


June 4, 2019

If you enjoy watching comedy on Eid, then you’re in for a treat. Mohsin Abbas Haider and Kubra Khan have paired up for HUM TV’s latest telefilm Raja Ki Chandni and things are about to get W.I.L.D. Be prepared, there’s a lottery ticket, a lover and a lucky chicken involved Images reached out to Mohsin to ask about the upcoming …

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Afghanistan primed to take down former champions Sri Lanka


June 4, 2019

CARDIFF: It’s just … cricket. At least, that’s how Afghanistan’s captain at the ICC World Cup would like to edit the old expression. Gulbadin Naib wants cricket observers to pay attention to what his Afghan players do on the field, preferring the focus to be on the world-class skill of players like Rashid Khan rather than the constant reflections on …

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Hafeez stars as Pakistan set record Cup chase


June 4, 2019

NOTTINGHAM: Moha­mmad Hafeez missed out on becoming the first century-maker of the World Cup but a vastly improved Pakistan batting display left England facing a record chase at Trent Bridge on Monday. Hafeez made 84 in a total of 348 for eight after being dropped on 14 when Jason Roy floored a routine chance at mid-off following a skied drive …

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‘Don’t panic’ Root tells England after Pakistan defeat


June 4, 2019

Joe Root urged England to keep calm and carry on after a surprise 14-run defeat by Pakistan at Trent Bridge on Monday checked their progress at the World Cup. Read: ‘Mercurial’ Pakistan show their other side, upset World Cup favourites England Both Root and Jos Buttler scored hundreds but Pakistan still managed to end a run of 11 straight losses …

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Pakistan fined for slow over rate against England


June 4, 2019

Skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed and his teammates have been fined for a slow over rate against England in Monday’s World Cup match won by the men in green. An International Cricket Council (ICC) press release issued on Monday stated that the captain was fined 20 per cent of his match fee, while his teammates were fined 10pc each for a “minor …

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Pakistan keen to shed ‘unpredictable’ tag


June 4, 2019

After being routed by West Indies in their World Cup opener and shocking England on Monday, Pakistan are living up to their billing as cricket’s most unpredictable side but quick Hasan Ali says they are determined to find a measure of consistency. The 1992 champions went into their opener against West Indies on the back of 10 straight losses and …

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Sri Lanka keep up batting momentum, score 146 in 22 overs in WC clash against Afghanistan


June 4, 2019

Sri Lanka fired up to 146 runs for the loss of five wickets within 22 overs in their World Cup match against Afghanistan in Cardiff on Tuesday. All-rounder Mohammad Nabi took all four of the wickets, dismissing Dimuth Karunaratne, Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne and Kusal Mendis. Meanwhile, Dhananjaya de Silva fell to Hamid Hasan. Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib had elected …

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Dollar gains value in interbank market ahead of Eidul Fitr holidays


June 4, 2019

The rupee shed its value in the money market due to an increase in the demand for the US dollar ahead of Eidul Fitr holidays. The value of the greenback increased by Re0.75 in the interbank market and the dollar was traded at Rs148.90. Similarly, the value of the dollar in the open market climbed by Re0.30 to Rs148.80 According …

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