KIEV: Three civilians were killed on Wednesday when a passenger minibus hit a landmine in eastern Ukraine amid a relative lull in the country's on
TOKYO: Nissan on Wednesday said strong North American sales drove it to ano...
FRANKFURT: Deutsche Bank shares soared more than 11 percent on the Frankfur...
ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan will in...
KARACHI: The K-Electric has removed around 3,800 illegal connections, weigh...
DUBAI: Pakistan have made four changes to their squad for this month's ...
TOKYO: Tokyo stocks again dropped Wednesday to their lowest level since lat...
TOKYO: The Japanese yen extended gains against the dollar and the euro on W...
TOKYO: Nissan on Wednesday said strong North American sales drove it to another surging profit, as the world's top auto market China shows signs of picking up.The Altima sedan maker said its April-December net profit jumped nearly 34 percent from
FRANKFURT: Deutsche Bank shares soared more than 11 percent on the Frankfurt stock exchange on Wednesday, driven by speculation it may be considering a bond buyback programme to help ease concern about its funds. Shares in Germany's biggest lende
NEW YORK: US Treasuries prices rose on Tuesday as investors concerned about slowing global growth continued to shun stocks, adding interest in safe-haven U.S. government debt.Yields on U.S. Treasuries fell on investor caution about the likelihood of
LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles, sometimes called the homeless capital of America, adopted a $1.87 billion plan Tuesday to help its 44,000 down-and-out people without homes.The 10-year plan adopted by the city council, with the ambitious goal of ending LA
BOGOTA: The mosquito-borne Zika virus sweeping through Latin America has claimed three lives in Colombia, as the United Nations urged increased access to abortion because of fears of severe birth defects.In the first direct statements from government
ATHENS: Greek farmers on Wednesday threatened to escalate a nationwide protest against pension reform by blocking ports and airports, as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras offered a compromise to end the dispute that has backed his government into a corne
ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan will inaugurate the 15th International Textile Asia Trade Fair to be held at Karachi Expo Centre from March 09 to 11, 2016.The Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters
KARACHI: The K-Electric has removed around 3,800 illegal connections, weighing 800 KG, during 65 raids in different locations in the city. A statement on Tuesday said that raids were conducted in various areas of the city including Orangi, Lyari, Cli
KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday injected Rs. 4 billion into money market for three days through its open market operation (OMO).The rate of return accepted is 6.07 percent per annum, said SBP statement. Copyright APP (Associated Press
DUBAI: Pakistan have made four changes to their squad for this month's Asia Cup followed by the World Twenty20 including the axing of struggling opener Ahmed Shehzad after a poor run of form.The 24-year-old Shehzad managed just 33 runs in Pakista
CAIRO: Egyptian giants Zamalek have sacked their coach Ahmed Hossam, known as Mido, after losing 2-0 to arch-rivals Al Ahly in the Cairo derby.The club, which suffered the defeat on Tuesday, also sacked football director Hazem Emam and appointed Moha
OAKLAND: Steph Curry turned on the style as the Golden State Warriors overcame a brave Houston Rockets fightback to triumph 123-110 and stretch their winning streak to 10 games on Tuesday.Reigning NBA Most Valuable Player Curry scored 35 points in a
Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat express that she has had the ‘good fortune’ to meet President Barack Obama again.On official account, Mallika has tweeted and a ‘Selfie’ of herself with Obama, and they are all smiles for the camera.Reported
LOS ANGELES: Veteran "Star Trek" screenwriter Bryan Fuller is to return to his roots as co-creator and executive producer of the new installment of the cult TV series, CBS Studios announced on Tuesday.The long-running franchise is due to come back to
Oscar-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy express that her latest Academy Award-nominated documentary will help bring tougher laws against honour killings in the country.According to local media report, “People need to realize that it is a very
TOKYO: Tokyo stocks again dropped Wednesday to their lowest level since late 2014, as fears of a global recession hammered investor confidence ahead of testimony by the head of the US central bank.The benchmark Nikkei 225 index tumbled 2.31 percent,
TOKYO: The Japanese yen extended gains against the dollar and the euro on Wednesday as nervous investors fled to safe investments with equity markets plunging on concerns about the global economy.With volatility returning to bourses around the world,
JAKARTA: Indonesia's finance ministry sold 5.25 trillion rupiah ($386 million) of Islamic bonds at an auction, above the indicative target of 4 trillion rupiah, its financing and risk management office said on Tuesday. The weighted average yield