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Car sales fall on back of price hikes, curbs on non-filers

Car sales fall on back of price hikes, curbs on non-filers

KARACHI: Locally produced vehicle sales, especially cars of small engines, fell in November 2018 as multiple price hikes and restriction on non-filers of tax returns discouraged many buyers.Sales of the low-end vehicle segment, 1,000cc and below, dropped heavily on the back of a deteriorating macroeconomic situation in the country and challenges faced by the auto sector.Sales […]

Midterm election loss won’t put Trump back in his box

Midterm election loss won’t put Trump back in his box

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump boasts about winning, but after Democrats seized the House of Representatives on Tuesday, the reality show-host-turned-president is finding out how it feels to be one of the “losers” he usually mocks.And has he responded with humility? Did the former billionaire real estate dealer and ringmaster at “The Apprentice” appear downcast? Trump was triumphant. He […]

Asian markets mostly down, trade war fears back in headlines

Asian markets mostly down, trade war fears back in headlines

HONG KONG (AFP) – Asian markets mostly fell Tuesday with Hong Kong and Shanghai stocks sinking following a report that the White House is preparing to impose tariffs on all its Chinese imports, throwing the trade war back into the spotlight.The story added to skittishness across trading floors, where investors are already fretting over a […]

Rakhi Sawant hits back at Tanushree Dutta over Rs100 mn defamation claim

Rakhi Sawant hits back at Tanushree Dutta over Rs100 mn defamation claim

MUMBAI  – The item girl Rakhi Sawant has boldly reacted to defamation claim of Rs. 10 crore by Tanushree Dutta which she filed against Rakhi’s controversial statement regarding sexual harassment allegations on Nana Patekar.The #MeToo movement has been exclusively taking harassment stories by storm from Bollywood which started with the revelation by Tanushree Dutta, who […]

Bollywood stars back actress who claims she was sexually harassed by veteran actor

Bollywood stars back actress who claims she was sexually harassed by veteran actor

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Bollywood stars are speaking up against sexual harassment after allegations against a veteran actor surfaced this week, with several calling for action against perpetrators in an industry that is notorious for its exploitation of women.Tanushree Dutta, a Bollywood actress and former Miss India, said in press interviews this week that Nana Patekar, […]

Armeena Khan claps back at Boris Johnson for comparing burqa wearing Muslims to “bank robbers”

Armeena Khan claps back at Boris Johnson for comparing burqa wearing Muslims to “bank robbers”

On Sunday, British former foreign secretary Boris Johnson remarked that Muslim women wearing the burka “look like letter boxes” and compared them to “bank robbers”. And Armeena Khan’s not having any of it. The British-Pakistani actor tweeted that the former foreign secretary was restricting freedom of choice by his words and dictating what women should wear. “Yet […]

Bring back Pakistanis stranded in China immediately: Justice Nisar

Bring back Pakistanis stranded in China immediately: Justice Nisar

The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday ordered Shaheen Air to bring back “immediately” Pakistani passengers stranded in the Chinese city of Guangzhou due to cancellation of the airline’s scheduled flights, DawnNewsTV reported. The apex court had taken notice of the issue on Thursday following media reports that as many as 300 Pakistanis — some of whose […]

Why Pakistan is back in trouble with balance of payment

Why Pakistan is back in trouble with balance of payment

The Pakistani rupee is under pressure, having depreciated 15 per cent against the dollar over the last seven months. Pakistan’s net international reserves are negative now while the country continues to run a very high current account deficit of over five per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP). The demand for dollars for imports, loan […]

Fardeen Khan claps back at trolls with weight loss transformation

Fardeen Khan claps back at trolls with weight loss transformation

Two years ago Fardeen Khan was trolled for having gained weight to the point that he was unrecognisable. He wrote that he’s “living the happiest chapter thus far with lbs to show for it.” And added, “Happy to have been the weekends entertainment for all you trollers. If you have had enough fun please take the time […]

President Mamnoon back home after four-day Tajikistan visit

President Mamnoon back home after four-day Tajikistan visit

ISLAMABAD;President Mamnoon Hussain returned here Thursday on completion of his four-day official visit to Tajikistan. During the visit, the President met with Tajik leadership and discussed ways to further strengthen the bilateral ties in diverse areas. He also addressed an international conference on “International Decade of Action: Water for Sustainable Development 2018-28.” On the sidelines […]

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