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Kolo Muani double guides Frankfurt to German Cup quarters

Kolo Muani double guides Frankfurt to German Cup quarters

BERLIN: France striker Randal Kolo Muani warned he was “getting better” after scoring two and assisting another in Eintracht Frankfurt’s 4-2 derby defeat of visiting Darmstadt in the German Cup on Tuesday. The five-time Cup winners needed to come from behind for the victory and once again it was in-form Kolo Muani who proved crucial...

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Qatari investors set to bid for Manchester United

Qatari investors set to bid for Manchester United

Qatari investors are planning to make a huge bid to buy Premier League club Manchester United, the Daily Mail newspaper reported on Tuesday, citing unnamed sources. The report described the investors as “a group of private, high-wealth individuals” from Qatar, which hosted the 2022 World Cup. Reuters has contacted Manchester United for comment. Jim Ratcliffe’s...

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Two more Qatar visa centres to be opened in Pakistan – Daily Times

Two more Qatar visa centres to be opened in Pakistan – Daily Times

Qatari Ambassador Sheikh Saud Bin Abdul Rahman Al Thani on Tuesday met with Federal Minister for Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development Sajid Hussain Turi in the federal capital. The Qatari envoy informed the minister that Qatar’s Ministry of Interior has approved two more visa centres for Pakistan that would be established soon. Speaking on...

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Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay officially submit 2030 World Cup bid – Pakistan Observer

Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay officially submit 2030 World Cup bid – Pakistan Observer

South American nations Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay and Chile have officially submitted a combined bid for the 2030 FIFA World Cup. The four countries had already confirmed their intentions of bidding for the tournament earlier. They announced their decision during a lavish ceremony at the Argentine Football Association (AFA) which was attended by the officials of...

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Qatar appoints Queiroz as coach until 2026 World Cup – Daily Times

Qatar appoints Queiroz as coach until 2026 World Cup – Daily Times

DOHA: Qatar have appointed Portuguese Carlos Queiroz as manager until the end of the 2026 World Cup, the country’s football association (QFA) said on Monday. The 69-year-old managed Iran at last year’s finals in Qatar but left after the team’s group stage elimination. Queiroz replaces Spaniard Felix Sanchez, who led Qatar through their ill-fated World...

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Saudi ‘exit’ from Kabul sparks fears of exodus

Saudi ‘exit’ from Kabul sparks fears of exodus

ISLAMABAD: Saudi diplomats’ departure from Kabul amid security concerns has sparked fears that at least three other countries were also planning to close their embassies in Afghanistan, though Taliban and other officials have dismissed such reports. An Afghan Taliban official has confirmed to Dawn that Saudi Arabia has withdrawn its staff, but said the Saudis...

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Digital ministers of 13 nations call for closer collaboration to bridge digital divide

Digital ministers of 13 nations call for closer collaboration to bridge digital divide

Islamabad/RIyadh      –       The digital Cooperation Organization (dCO), the international organization to promote digital prosperity for all, has successfully concluded its second General assembly in Riyadh with a ministerial declaration calling for open collaboration among nations to bridge the digital divide. The dCO ministerial Call for action, which was issued on behalf...

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World powers rush to offer Turkey, Syria aid over quake

World powers rush to offer Turkey, Syria aid over quake

Countries around the world have mobilised rapidly to send aid and rescue workers after a massive earthquake killed more than 6,200 people in Turkey and Syria. The EU has mobilised 27 search and rescue and medical teams from 19 countries to help Turkey. They involve over 1,150 rescuers and 70 rescue dogs, EU crisis management...