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Pims head says ‘corrupt sweeper’ had him removed with backing of PM office

ISLAMABAD: In a surprising admission and revelation, the executive director of the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (Pims) insists that he was removed through lobbying by a ‘corrupt sweeper’ who was backed by the Prime Minister Office. Dr Raja Amjad was serving as the acting executive director of Polyclinic for a few months before becoming the head of Pims. During a meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) at Parliament House, Dr Amjad said he was transferred…

Virat Kohli called a ‘sweeper’ by Australian writer ahead of Pakistan vs World XI match; Twitterati hit back

An Australian writer was bombarded with barbs on Twitter when he posted a year-old photo of Indian skipper Virat Kohli sweeping the Eden Garden stadium for a local event, with a rather objectionable caption. Posting a picture of Kohli cleaning a cricket stadium, the writer said: “Sweepers clean the stadium in readiness for the World XI match.” Sweepers clean the stadium in readiness for the World XI match pic.twitter.com/QWzzW13OFc — Worldennis XI (@DennisCricket_) September 12, 2017 The journalist, who uses the…