KARACHI: The Sindh government has banned pillion-riding in Karachi, Hyderabad and Sukkur for three days in view of security concerns on Youm e Ali (RA), ARY News reported.
KABUL: Afghan authorities on Wednesday banned media companies from using drone cameras, citing security concerns in a country wellknown for the rampant use of unmanned military aircraft.
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Electronic Media and Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has banned crime reenactment shows showing violence as well as plight of rape victims in its latest code of conduct, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Wednesday announced to ban any kind of gathering and sit-in at Islamabad’s D-Chowk by political and religious groups, ARY News reported.
DHAKA: Scores of Bangladeshi cricket fans took to the streets of Dhaka on Sunday to express their outrage hours after global cricket officials banned the country’s top bowlers from competing in the World Twenty20 in India.
AHMEDABAD: A village in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s home state of Gujarat has banned single women from using mobile phones, with elders deeming the technology a “nuisance to society”.
KARACHI: Fearing the loss of human lives, the provincial government imposed a ban on swimming at Karachi Sea View beach on Valentine’s Day under Section-144, ARY News reported.
MUMBAI: Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf was handed a five-year ban by the Board Of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) on Friday over his involvement in an illegal betting scandal that blighted the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) season.
ZURICH: FIFA ethics investigators said on Tuesday they planned an appeal that could extend eight-year bans on world soccer body president Joseph “Sepp” Blatter and European soccer boss Michel Platini, raising the possibility of lifelong exclusion.
TEHRAN: Iran on Thursday banned all products from Saudi Arabia after Riyadh cut ties with Tehran in a mounting diplomatic crisis.