Qureshi, UAE minister discuss bilateral ties, investment

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan and discussed the enhancement of bilateral trade, investment in Pakistan especially in hospitality industry. The meeting took place during the three-day visit of Foreign Minister Qureshi to the UAE started Sunday. Acknowledging Sheikh […]

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Stalker arrested at Taylor Swift’s New York building

NEW YORK (AP) — A stalker who claims pop star Taylor Swift is communicating with him on social media was arrested on a trespassing charge after trying to break into the singer’s Manhattan apartment, police said Monday. Hanks Johnson, 52, was arrested at 8:30 p.m. Saturday after a 911 caller reported he was inside Swift’s […]

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Expelling French Ambassador would only harm Pakistan: PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan, while expressing deep regret over the violent protests by the banned Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) in recent days, said that we both have the same objective but different approaches to achieving that objective. He said that it seemed like one party felt that they loved the Prophet (P.B.U.H) more than the rest […]

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COVID-19: Sindh govt to vaccinate prisoners above age 50 from April 7

Image showing multiple vials of COVID-19 vaccine. For representation only. Photo: File. Sindh govt has decided to start vaccinating prisoners above the age of 50 starting Wednesday, April 7, 2021. According to Sindh Health Minister Dr Azra Pechuho, the move cannot be further delayed as the prison population is one of the most vulnerable sections of […]

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Addison Rae takes page out of Kardashian handbook, tips paps on whereabouts

Social media star Addison Rae seems to be using old Hollywood tricks to make sure that she is be snapped everywhere and anywhere. According to Page Six, she has taken a page from the Kardashians handbook as her team tips off paparazzi about her whereabouts. The outlet states that “Rae seems particularly interested in making sure […]

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China reports biggest daily coronavirus case jump in over two months

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in mainland China now stands at 90,305, while the death toll remains unchanged at 4,636. Photo: AFP China reports biggest daily COVID-19 case jump in over two months. City on border with Myanmar in southwestern Yunnan province accounts for all new local cases. Local authorities have also begun […]

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Cryptocurrency market capitalisation hits all-time peak of $2 trillion, bitcoin at $1.1 trillion

Representations of the Ripple, bitcoin, etherum and Litecoin virtual currencies are seen on a PC motherboard in this illustration picture, February 14, 2018. — Reuters/File The gains over the last several months attracted demand from both institutional and retail investors. At midday, the crypto market cap was at $2.02 trillion. Analysts say as long as […]

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Petrol price in Pakistan: Govt reduces rate by Rs1.55 per litre

A worker holds a fuel nozzle at a petrol pump. — Reuters/File Petrol price from April 1 onwards will be Rs111.90. High Speed Diesel price slashed by Rs3.00 and Kerosene by Rs1.55. High Speed Diesel price from April 1 onwards will be Rs116.08. The federal government has decided to reduce the prices of petroleum products […]

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Pakistan’s exports reach decade-high of $2.3b in March

For the nine-month period of July-March of the current fiscal year, exports increased 7% to $18.6 billion as compared to $17.4 billion in the corresponding period last year. Photo: Geo.tv/ file Exports hit decade-high of $2.3 billion in March. Adviser to Prime Minister for Commerce and Investment Razak Dawood says first time since 2011 that […]

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