Thursday, January 27, 2011

Gold medal for Shoaib Siddiqui, Rehana Saif

KARACHI: Sindh Secretary Sports Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui and Sports promoter Rehana Saif were awarded gold medals for rendering services to sports during the year 2010 at ceremony held City Sports Complex here on Monday night.
Awards were distributed form the forum of Pakistan Sports Welfare Association to sports person for their role in the promotion and development of sports in the province.
Speaking at the ceremony Sindh Minister for Women Development Tauqir Fatima Bhutto announced to hold Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women Hockey Championship in March.
Prominent among those, who attended the ceremony included KCCA President and Secretary Syed Sirajul Islam Bokhari and Prof. Ejaz Farooqui, President KHA Gulfraz khan, Director PSB Coaching Centre Zulfiqar Abro and others.
Chief Organizer Ghulam Muhammad Khan gave silent feature of the awards. Awards were also distributed among various organizers for their contribution in sports.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Wali Khan Babar killed in Liaquatabad

Wali Khan Babar, Geo News reporter has been shot dead in a terrorist attack in Liaquatabad Karachi, Geo News reported Thursday.

According to Geo News, the reporter was on his way back home from Geo News office, when he was attacked by terrorists.

According to initial report, he was intercepted by unidentified saboteurs, who on recognizing him, opened gunshots at him point blank, leaving him dead on the spot. His body was recovered from a car.

Geo News said it was an incident of target killing, as Wali Khan received at least five bullets—two in forehead, one in jaw and two gunshots hit his neck.

According to hospital sources, Wali Khan received at least five bullets.

It should be mentioned here that Wali Khan Babar was covering operation against drug-traffickers in Pehalwan Goth. He filed his report at Geo News office and was on way back home, when he was gunned down.

Thursday, January 6, 2011


 Children with their parents gathering at the Fun Palace
organized by the KFC in Part of KFC Chicky Carnival.
KARACHI: KFC Boat Basin was transformed into a “FUN PALACE” recently. More than hundred children and parents took part in the KFC Chicky Carnival of 4 joyous hours.

KFC Chicky Club is opened to children aged 12 and below. It has more than 1,300 active members who enjoy discounts on Chicky Meals and other special offers at KFC and discounts from our partners such as Arena, Sinbad, Oxford Leisure Club, Slazenger and many more.

The carnival was themed FUN and LAUGHTER and kids were transported into the world of Colors of joys and excitement with a huge Bouncing Cake.They were also entertained by balloons, jugglers, stilt walkers, face paints, games, great Puppet and magic shows, entertainment, contest and other activities. Long queues were seen at the game stalls such as the Darts, Sand Art and Clay Art where great KFC prizes were given away to all participants.

KFC's mascot Chicky with his kids Friends razzed and dazzled everyone with their first ever musical performance, The most favorite Chicky Dance. The Dhool-wala was made it more exciting when ever Chicky went with kids for adventurous Chicky ride.

The carnival was opened to all kids, members and non-members of the KFC Chicky Club. Entrance was free for all Chicky Club Members. Kids who wanted to join the Chicky Club membership on the spot could purchase a special package at Rs 200/- that includes Chicky Carnival tokens and the Chicky Club membership pack after the carnival.