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Sri Lanka president signs papers to dissolve parliament

Sri Lanka president signs papers to dissolve parliament

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena signed a gazette notification to dissolve the nation’s parliament with effect from Friday midnight, two sources told Reuters, in a move that will likely worsen a political crisis.It will mean that new parliamentary elections can be held in January-February, one of the sources, a close ally of the president, told Reuters.The dissolution […]

Meezan Bank signs agreement with Hyundai Nishat Motor

Meezan Bank signs agreement with Hyundai Nishat Motor

KARACHI (Web Desk) – Meezan Bank, Pakistan’s first and largest Islamic bank and Hyundai Nishat Motor (Private) Limited – a joint venture among three leading international business; Nishat Group, Sojitz Corporation (Japan) and Millat Tractors Ltd., have recently signed an agreement for PKR 5.66 billion Islamic Finance Facility.The signing ceremony, held in Dubai, was attended by […]

Hyundai signs deal to sell 1,000 hydrogen-powered trucks

Hyundai signs deal to sell 1,000 hydrogen-powered trucks

SEOUL: Hyundai said on Wednesday it will sell 1,000 hydrogen-powered trucks in Switzerland over the next five years through a new tie-up, betting the vehicles could beat battery-powered models sold by the likes of Tesla Inc.South Korea’s Hyundai and Japan’s Toyota are among a handful of car makers doubling down on hydrogen vehicles amid an intensifying […]

Qatar signs $8-bn deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from UK

Qatar signs $8-bn deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from UK

Qatar’s Defence Minister Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah, PHOTO: REUTERS     DOHA: Qatar signed a multi-billion-dollar deal Sunday to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, its second major defence agreement this week, which comes during the worst political crisis in the region for years. The $8-billion (6.8-billion-euro) deal was signed in Doha by Qatar’s Defence Minister […]

Mira Sethi signs on to ‘Saat Din Mohabbat In’

Mira Sethi signs on to ‘Saat Din Mohabbat In’

Mira Sethi signs on to ‘Saat Din Mohabbat In’ DESK REPORT “There aren’t too many comedic roles written for women, so this was an ‘AHA!’ moment,” she says Here’s another performance we’re itching to see in Saat Din Mohabbat In. Meenu and Farjad’s upcoming rom-com starring Mahira Khan and Sheheryar Munawar Siddiqui will also feature […]

Lifting ‘unofficial’ ban: Mahesh Bhatt signs Shafqat Amanat Ali for his play

Lifting ‘unofficial’ ban: Mahesh Bhatt signs Shafqat Amanat Ali for his play

Lifting ‘unofficial’ ban: Mahesh Bhatt signs Shafqat Amanat Ali for his play WDWeb Desk March 08, 2017 ENTERTAINMENT Bollywood director Mahesh Bhatt has become the first person from the industry to break the unofficial ban on Pakistani artistes. He is reported to have signed Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali to sing for his play titled […]

Leaks in Instrument Force NASA to Delay Mars Mission Until 2018

Leaks in Instrument Force NASA to Delay Mars Mission Until 2018

NASA’s next Mars mission will remain earthbound for at least two years. Officials at the space agency announced on Tuesday that its Mars InSight mission will miss its March 2016 launch date, because of stubborn tiny leaks in a vacuum sphere housing its seismic instrument. “We just have run out of time,” John M. Grunsfeld, […]