Monthly Archive:: August 2017

Over 2 million in attendance as Haj begins

Over 2 million in attendance as Haj begins

MAKKAH: More than two million Muslims from around the globe started playing out the Haj rituals on Wednesday. This year sees pioneers from Iran come back to Makkah in Saudi Arabia after a rest following a conciliatory spat between the provincial opponents …
The rise of the $1,000 smartphone

The rise of the $1,000 smartphone

As we prepare for another cell phone fight amongst Samsung and Apple this fall, there is another wrinkle for the normal cell phone client to consider: costs that edge toward $1,000 for another telephone. The Note 8, Samsung’s most recent premium cell …
Top NAB men being threatened, say officials

Top NAB men being threatened, say officials

ISLAMABAD: Senior authorities of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) said at a question and answer session on Wednesday they would record four references against previous head administrator Nawaz Sharif and his youngsters not long after Eidul Azha despite the fact that they …
China, India rivalry looms over BRICS summit

China, India rivalry looms over BRICS summit

China and India may have finished a strained fringe standoff for the time being, however their longstanding competition brings up issues about the likelihood of important participation at a forthcoming summit of major developing economies. The yearly summit of the BRICS — …
JIT head appears before NAB

JIT head appears before NAB

ISLAMABAD: Wajid Zia, who drove the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) entrusted with researching tax evasion affirmations against the Sharif family in the Panama Papers case, showed up before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Tuesday. The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) officer gave …
Google acts to comply with EU antitrust order

Google acts to comply with EU antitrust order

BRUSSELS: Alphabet Inc’s Google said it will advise European Union (EU) controllers on Tuesday on how it intends to guarantee its web search tool does not support its own shopping administration over adversaries’. Google was hit with a record 2.4 billion euro …
J&K turned into battlefield Geelani

J&K turned into battlefield: Geelani

Hurriyat Conference (G) Chairman Syed Ali Geelani today communicated profound worry over winning “ghastly” circumstance in the state, saying that “the experts have practically transformed the state into a front line.” Paying sparkling tributes to the young who were killed in Pulwama …