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Bordeaux, Brest join French Cup casualty list

Bordeaux, Brest join French Cup casualty list

PARIS – Fifth-tier Chambery claimed another major French Cup scalp on Saturday, following up a success over Monaco with a penalty shootout win over another top flight side in Brest to reach the last 16 along with fellow amateurs Drancy.
Bordeaux promptly became the 12th first division side to exit the tournament after they went down at second division Angers to a second-half goal from Sebastien Renouard. Jean Tigana’s Bordeaux have lost their way in recent weeks to stand in

Nabeel Gabol’s name put on Exit Control List

ISLAMABAD – The name of Nabeel Gabol, who announced his resignation from the ministerial slot on Wednesday, has been put on the Exit Control List (ECL) on the directives of a top government functionary, a source within the Interior Ministry said.
Gabol tendered his resignation the other day over his self-proclaimed inability to address the problem of people from his constituency, Lyari, because of the federal government’s lethargy.
Following his resignation, a police

SC seeks list of contractual police officials

ISLAMABAD – The SC on Thursday directed the Establishment Division secretary to furnish a list of all police officers, including the FIA director general, appointed on a contractual basis by today (Friday).
A six-member bench comprising Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, Justice Javed Iqbal, Justice Raja Fayyaz Ahmed, Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, Justice Ghulam Rabbani and Justice Khalilur Rehman Ramday, was hearing a suo motu case against the alleged corruption in Haj

Rs 37b loss to national exchequer – 4 ex-generals, 3 FBR chiefs named in list of 58

ISLAMABAD – Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Salman Siddique submitted in the SC on Thursday a list of 58 officials who from January 01,2007 to December 24,2010, caused a whopping loss of Rs 19 to Rs 37 billion to the national exchequer over the last four years because of pilferage of containers which entered Pakistani territory in the garb of Afghan Transit Trade (ATT).
The list sent to the registrar’s office through FBR’s counsel Raja Irshad includes the names of former

Shahzad joins FIFA Referee list

LAHORE – Pakistani Khurram Shahzad became a FIFA Referee after world soccer’s ruling body awarded a total of seven Referee and Assistant Referee badges to Pakistani referees.
“The referees are entitled to officiate at FIFA and AFC fixtures, both at club and international level. I hope that they will maintain their fitness and refereeing level for the rest of the year.” said PFF President Faisal Saleh Hayat. “The work of these officials would be constantly monitored and it is

‘Toy Story 3’, ‘Social Network’ top film review list

LOS ANGELES – ere are two movies that figure in Hollywood’s Oscar race, and there is good reason why “Toy Story 3” and “The Social Network” are the best-reviewed films of the year.
As 2010 draws to an end, members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, who received their Oscar nomination ballots this week, will be looking at which movies earned the most stars from critics.
Aimated film “Toy Story 3” is at No 1 with critics, scoring a 99 percent rating based on

De Niro leads movie’s death list

Robert De Niro has topped a gruesome new survey as he has ‘died’ on screen more times than any other Hollywood star. The Taxi Driver legend has met a nasty end in 15 different movies, including Cape Fear, Jackie Brown, and Heat, topping a poll by ChaCha.com. Second in the list is Bruce Willis, who has racked up 11 movie deaths, including two at the hands of his real-life ex-wife Demi Moore in ‘Mortal Thoughts’ and Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle. Third place goes to Johnny Depp, with

National Film Registry names 25 films to preservation list

LOS ANGELES – A range of movies from comedy “Airplane!” to George Lucas’ “The Empire Strikes Back” and 1906’s short film “A Trip Down Market Street” were named to the National Film Registry ensuring their preservation for future generations.
Among others are horror film “The Exorcist,” political drama “All the President’s Men,” 1959 African-American cultural exploration “Cry of Jazz” and director John Huston’s war documentary “Let There Be Light,” which was banned in the US for

Kim tops reality star pay list

Kim Kardashian is clawing her way to the top of Hollywood’s rich list – the socialite has been named the highest paid reality TV star of 2010. The ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’ beauty pulled in a massive £4 million in the last 12 months, thanks to her reality series, lucrative endorsement deals and various promotional appearances.
The 30-year-old star is said to make as much as £50,000 for a single appearance. Lauren Conrad came second in the ranking – she boosted her bank

US adds Pakistan’s charity to terror list

WASHINGTON: The US on Wednesday added Pakistan’s Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation, a charity associated with a banned militant group, to its official list of blacklisted terror organizations.
The US State Department said that the Falah-e-Insaniyat (FeF) had been dubbed an “alias” of the militant Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), which is already on the State Department’s list of “designated foreign terrorist organizations”.
Daniel Benjamin, the State Department’s coordinator for

Kashmir no more ‘unresolved’ on UN list

LAHORE: To the utter dismay of Kashmiris as well as the Pakistan government, the United Nations in a dramatic way removed the Kashmir dispute from its list of “unresolved” issues which is tantamount to negation of the indigenous freedom movement of the Kashmiris.
According to a private news channel, the omission of Jammu and Kashmir from the list of disputes under the observation of the UN Security Council was noticed by Pakistan whose envoy has lodged a protest on the move.

List of companies whose loans were written off by banks

Following is the list of the companies, which had got their loans written off. The State Bank of Pakistan had submitted this list of top 50 public and private companies in the Supreme Court. The list also includes the names of the owners and directors of the companies.
Loans write offs under Banking Companies Ordinance-29 (BPD) among top 50 write offs of Banking Sector: Mercury Garments Industries (Badr-uz-Zaman, Javed Sultan, Muhammad Asif, Muhammad Razi, Muhammad

SBP declares list of top 50 write-offs by banks

ISLAMABAD: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Wednesday submitted in the Supreme Court a list of top 50 people and companies whose loans worth Rs 62.66 billion were written-off by public and private banks in the last two years.
A three-member Supreme Court bench consisting of Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, Justice Ghulam Rabbani and Justice Khalilur Rehman Ramday was hearing a suo motu case on waiving off of bank loans worth Rs 256 billion during the period from 1971

Nine Accused of involvement in NICL scam put on exit control list

Three member committee of Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) placed nine people including the former State Minister of Defense Habib Ullah Warraich, his son and former Chairman NICL Ayyaz Khan Nayyazi on the Exit Control List (ECL) on Thursday.
FIA Director Punjab has constituted a three member committee, comprising of FIA Additional Director Anti Corruption Circle Waseem Khan Sial, FIA Deputy Director Corporate Crimes Circle Syed Muhammad Javed Shah and FIA

LHC directs SBP to submit loan write offs list

Lahore High Court (LHC) has ordered the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) to submit the list of individuals whose loans were written off by commercial banks in the last 40 years.
State Bank of Pakistan Assistant Chief Manager Zahid Pervez appeared in the court of Chief Justice Khawaja Muhammad Shairf and requested an extension for submitting the list. Pervez submitted that he had only received a copy of the petition the day before and had forwarded it and sent it to SBP