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Pakistan flag: Here’s how it came to be

Pakistan’s Independence Day is celebrated every year with religious fervor and absolute patriotism amid renewed pledges and prayers for prosperity of the motherland. Streets across the country are festooned with buntings, banners with a national flag theme, but do you know how did Pakistan flag come into existence and what’s the significance behind its colour and symbols? Here are some interesting facts about our national flag: Pakistan’s first Prime Minister Nawabzada Liaquat Ali Khan presented the national flag in…

This young kid will be Pakistan’s flag-bearer at FIFA World Cup opening ceremony

MOSCOW: Sarang Baloch, the FIFA-sponsored programme's Young Ambassador, will raise Pakistan’s flag at the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Moscow. Football for Friendship programme coordinator, Fahad Khan, told that a footballer from Dera Ismail Khan, Sarang Baloch, will wave Pakistan’s flag at the opening ceremony. Baloch said, "It is an honour for me to be Pakistan’s flag-bearer at the mega-event." The opening match of FIFA World Cup 2018 will be played between the host Russia and Saudi Arabia at…