Chronology of events in the spot-fixing case which resulted in five-year bans for Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir.
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday confirmed that the sanctions against Pakistan's Mohammad Asif and Salman Butt for spot-fixing will expire at midnight on September 1, 2015.
LONDON: Prosecutors are re-examining the criminal convictions of three Pakistan players jailed in 2011 over spot-fixing allegations, according to a report in Britain's Guardian newspaper.
ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Water and Power Khwaja Asif on Monday said the 'punishment' of load-shedding would only be braved by power thieves, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Khwaja Asif has said no terrorist would be spared in military operation ‘Zarb-e-Azb’ in North Waziristan Agency (NWA), ARY News reported Wednesday. Speaking to media outside parliament house, the minister said parliament and government were on the same regarding military operation in NWA. He told that infantry troops of Pakistan army were heading into areas of the volatile area of NWA. Operation ‘Zarb-e-Azb’ is going on with success, said the minister. According to ISPR, a bomb-making factory…
ISLAMABAD: Minister for Defence Khwaja Asif said the government opted for operation against militants following failure of ‘peace talks’, ARY News reported Monday. Talking to media outside Parliament House in Islamabad, he said it was a decision of political leadership to opt for second option after failure of peace talks. “Dialogue was an option that was used,” said the minister. Asif maintained that Pakistan Army had begun operation against militants, which was going on successfully. To a question, the defence minister…
LAHORE: Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said that the country will undergo a spell of increased load shedding in next few weeks due to pressure on the power system, ARY News reported on Thursday. According to a statement released by National Transmission and Dispatch Company (NTDC) in Lahore, the power minister said that due to annual closure of canals and gas supply to industries, the supply to power plants will be reduced. The minister said that the government will be forced to increase…