Corporate timings for the month of Ramadan revealed

Corporate timings for the month of Ramadan revealed

With the Holy month of Ramadan being just days away, Ramadan 2018 office working hours for offices that operate 5 days a week and for those who follow a 6-day week schedule have now been revealed. Offices That Operate 5 Days A Week: Those offices that operate 5 days a week will...

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Silver prices likely to surge this year

Silver prices likely to surge this year

NEW YORK: The price of silver will rely heavily on trends in investment demand in 2018 but could get a boost from international political and economic risk purchases, according to CPM Group on Tuesday. “The enormous range of economic, financial and political issues facing the world and individual investors seems...

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Germany allocates one billion additional euros to Syria and neighboring countries

Germany allocates one billion additional euros to Syria and neighboring countries

The German government said it would “continue with its same high level of commitment” with humanitarian aid to Syria. The German foreign minister, Heiko Maas, announced on Wednesday (25.04.2018) upon his arrival in Brussels to participate in the international donor conference that Berlin will allocate an additional one billion euros...

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Much-awaited book, “The Sensational Life and Death of Qandeel Baloch” to hit the shelves on 10th May

Much-awaited book, “The Sensational Life and Death of Qandeel Baloch” to hit the shelves on 10th May

Journalist and author Sanam Maher’s upcoming book on Qandeel Baloch is set to hit the shelves on May 10. Titled The Sensational Life and Death of Qandeel Baloch, the book has been tipped as one of the most-awaited reads. In 2016, Qandeel was murdered by her brother in a case of...

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Pakistan Pacer Amir to fly out today, all set for The UK tour

Pakistan Pacer Amir to fly out today, all set for The UK tour

LAHORE: Paceman Mohammad Amir was due to leave for London via Dubai on Wednesday to join the Pakistan squad after getting his visa on Tuesday. A PCB spokesman said that there was no issue over issuing Amir’s visa as he got it in 14 days, a day before the specific...

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SC orders PFA to be held at Lahore’s Olympic House on 5th May

SC orders PFA to be held at Lahore’s Olympic House on 5th May

LAHORE: The elections of the Punjab Football Association as per the orders of Pakistan’s Supreme Court will be held at Lahore’s Olympic House on May 5. The Election Committee head appointed by the Apex court Ali Raza has issued the schedule of the elections. The nomination forms have been sent...

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Sugar prices depress and plunge down to its lowest level recorded in 9 years as supplies increase globally

Sugar prices depress and plunge down to its lowest level recorded in 9 years as supplies increase globally

LONDON: On Tuesday, raw sugar futures on ICE slid to a 2-1/2 year low while white sugar fell to its weakest level in more than nine years as the market extended its prolonged fall driven by global oversupply. May raw sugar was down 0.17 cents, or 1.5%, at 11.04 cents...

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Trump in hope to refrain Iranian influence in the country

Trump in hope to refrain Iranian influence in the country

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday appeared to dial back a promise to withdraw US troops from Syria immediately, saying it was important to refrain Iranian influence to grow within the country. Stating that troops would be coming home soon, Trump nonetheless said that the United States wanted to...

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The problem with our society is; “We know the price of everything but the value of nothing” – It’s a war!

The problem with our society is; “We know the price of everything but the value of nothing” – It’s a war!

I once learnt a lesson in Dubai that I won’t forget in a hurry. Of itself that isn’t very surprising. I am always learning things – I need to. But on this occasion, it was from a young 20-year-old and until it happened I had not realized how wise he...

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Meesha not dumb to level baseless allegations against Ali: Nadia Hussain

Meesha not dumb to level baseless allegations against Ali: Nadia Hussain

ISLAMABAD: Veteran model Nadia Hussain spoke up Tuesday night in favour of Meesha Shafi, saying Ali Zafar’s accuser was a “wise woman” who “definitely understands repercussions” of false claims. Speaking on Geo News’ programme Capital Talk, the style diva lent her support to Meesha and stressed that if she has evidence, “then...

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