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Afridi to remain captain but on his terms

Afridi to remain captain but on his terms

LAHORE – The Pakistan Cricket Board’s tough players’ policy is preventing the national team members from expressing their views on the game. PCB chairman Ijaz Butt, who is expected back from New Zealand late on February 4, will be announcing the captain the following day. It has been learnt that Shahid Afridi has been retained as captain of the team.
The captaincy issue has been a hot debate since the PCB named the team without naming any player for the job. And after Waqar

Pakistan poised to dictate terms

On another good surface New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first.
Pakistani bowlers dented the Black Cap top order with their controlled line and length as New Zealand top order failed to click yet again. Brendon McCullum fell LBW to Umar Gul in the very first over.
From there on wickets kept on falling at regular interval. New Zealand reached 80-2 by lunch but afterwards, things turned against for them.
Martin Guptill fell caught behind to Tanvir Ahmed for

‘KESC wants to impose its own terms’

KARACHI – The Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) is providing gas to the Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) without an agreement and the latter’s claim of not being provided 276mmcfd gas by the gas utility is baseless, said SSGC Managing Director Dr Faizullah Abbasi.
“Although the SSGC wants to sign a gas sale agreement with the KESC but the power utility wants to do this on its own terms and against the proper procedure of agreements signed between the utility supplier and the

PM terms changes in cabinet unavoidable

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani has said that changes in the federal cabinet were unavoidable, and more decisions will be taken in order to ensure good governance, a private TV channel reported on Wednesday.
He was addressing meeting of the federal cabinet, which also discussed government’s strategy on the Reformed General Sales Tax (RGST). On Tuesday, Prime Minister Gilani sacked Religious Affairs Minister Hamid Saeed Kazmi who was under scrutiny over