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PIA achieves another milestone

Pakistan International Airlines on Monday achieved another milestone as its Technical Ground Support (TGS) section received Ground Handling Operator Certificate (GHOC) from Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (PCAA).

Shahid Afridi reaches 300 wicket milestone in T20 cricket

Former Pakistan captain and Karachi Kings’ all-rounder Shahid Afridi became the first ever Pakistani to bag 300 T20 wickets on Friday. Afridi reached the milestone during his team Karachi Kings’ PSL league match against Islamabad United. His 300th scalp came after a quicker delivery that smashed into Chadwick Walton’s stumps, with the triumphant spinner celebrating the feat in his trademark style. Afridi is only the 4th player in the world who have completed 300 wickets in the shortest format of the game. Read More:…

Twitter hits milestone with first-ever profit

WASHINGTON: Twitter on Thursday reported its first-ever quarterly profit, a key milestone that sent shares soaring at the social network which has lagged for years behind fast-growing rivals. Twitter shares leapt 18 percent to $31.77 -- their highest levels in over a year -- as the San Francisco-based firm said it had earned $91 million in the fourth quarter, the first positive net income since going public in 2013. Revenue was up two percent from a year ago to a better-than-expected $732 million. The number of…

Musk may get no salary unless Tesla hits milestones

SEATTLE: Silicon valley billionaire Elon Musk will get no salary or cash bonuses from Tesla and all his compensation as Chief Executive of the electric car maker will be tied to stock and operational milestones, the company said on Tuesday. Tesla also put to rest speculation that Musk will quit any time soon, saying the milestones required him to remain as CEO or serve as both executive chairman and chief product officer. “This ensures that Elon will continue to lead Tesla’s management over the long-term while also…

Root joy as England mark Oval milestone in style

LONDON: Joe Root was delighted with England's all-round effort as they bounced back to hammer South Africa by 239 runs in the third Test at The Oval on Monday. England's Moeen Ali finished things off in style by becoming the first bowler in 100 Test at The Oval to take a hat-trick. "What a way to celebrate the 100th Test at this ground," Root told Sky Sports of off-spinner Ali's hat-trick. Man-of-the-match Ben Stokes, who caught two of Ali's hat-trick victims, had a good view when Morne Morkel fell lbw to complete…