Tag Archives: Pakistan

‘Objectionable’ Fevikwik ad triggers outcry from Hindu group

The Hindu Janajagruti Samiti Monday demanded immediate withdrawal of the “objectionable” advertisement for an adhesive aired on various TV channels depicting an Indian jawan fixing the shoes of a Pakistani soldier and an apology from the manufacturer for the “extremely tasteless” ad. “This is highly improper depiction of our brave soldiers on the borders. If Pidilite fails to take immediate ...

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Tweets Galore Follow India Win Over Pakistan in World Cup

Congratulations poured in on social media as soon as India beat arch rival Pakistan in a World Cup pool match, with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the nation in immediately tweeting their compliments. A number of other cricketers, political leaders and Bollywood celebrities also took to the micro-blogging site to record their delight as India, which ...

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ICC 2015 World Cup team preview – Pakistan

Inconsistency is the word best used to describe Pakistan cricket. From winning the world cup in 1992 under the leadership of the valiant Imran Khan to a shocking defeat at the hands of minnows Ireland in the 2007 edition, Pakistan has seen the best and worst facets of the tournament. This time however, they boast of a rejuvenated side under ...

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Pakistan court grants bail to 26/11-attack-accused Lakhvi

With a weak defence evidence against Mumbai terror attack accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, a Pakistani court in Islamabad has granted bail to the alleged mastermind in a second case, against surety bonds worth Pakistani Rs.200,000 (about $1,900), media reported. The civil court of Mian Azhar Nadeem heard the bail application of Lakhvi on Thursday where his counsel, Rizwan Abbasi, argued ...

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WORLD CUP 2015: Top 10 Closest Finishes in World Cup History

The ICC Cricket World Cup has several thrilling finishes in its history since 1975 like the nail-biting finish in 1999 semi-final between Australia and South Africa and nine more including four ties. Here they are. World Cup History: Top 10 closest World Cup finishes:1: 1999 semi-final Australia v South Africa – tied This classic World Cup match takes the cake when ...

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