Archive for March 6th, 2017

Pakistani media focuses more on Indian stars than their own: Neelum Munir

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Pakistani media focuses more on Indian stars than their own: Neelum Munir

Actress Neelum Munir in a critique on media has said that they keep their focus on Indian artists instead of their own. She urged that the media should prefer Pakistan in promoting the film industry and artists. Neelum asserted that film and drama industry are producing better content but it […]

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Kapil Sharma vows to donate his eyes after he’s gone

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Kapil Sharma vows to donate his eyes after he’s gone

(Web Desk) – Popular comedian turned actor Kapil Sharma recently invited the Indian blind cricket team on his show. “The Kapil Sharma Show” featured inspirational stories told by the blind cricketers themselves. View image on TwitterView image on Twitter Follow KAPIL ✔ @KapilSharmaK9 #Motivation #inspiration. a very special fun evening […]

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Adele confirms marriage after years of speculation

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Adele confirms marriage after years of speculation

NEW YORK (AFP) – Adele, who has become a global pop sensation with her songs of heartbreak, has confirmed years of speculation that she is married. The English singer has been in a long-term relationship with Simon Konecki, a former financier who founded drop4drop, a charity that presses for global […]

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Football: Kane double keeps Spurs in title hunt

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Football: Kane double keeps Spurs in title hunt

LONDON (AFP) – Harry Kane extended his hot streak with a blistering brace as Tottenham beat Everton 3-2 to close the gap on leaders Chelsea to seven points on Sunday. Kane opened the scoring with a thunderous first-half strike at White Hart Lane and netted again after the break to […]

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Football: Aguero on target as Man City go third

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Football: Aguero on target as Man City go third

SUNDERLAND (AFP) – Sergio Aguero s 23rd goal of the season helped Manchester City reclaim third place in the Premier League thanks to a comfortable 2-0 win at struggling Sunderland on Sunday. A fifth goal in three games from the in-form Argentina international, whose future at the club has been […]

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U-15 football team to visit Portugal in August this year: Secretary IFA

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U-15 football team to visit Portugal in August this year: Secretary IFA

PESHAWAR (APP) – Secretary General Islamabad Football Association (IFA) Syed Sharafat Hussain Bukhari said that a well prepared team of Islamabad would participate in the forthcoming international football event in Portugal in August this year. Talking to APP on phone, Syed Sharafat Hussain Bukhari disclosed the aim and objective of […]

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Golf: Top-ranked Johnson captures WGC Mexico crown

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Golf: Top-ranked Johnson captures WGC Mexico crown

MEXICO CITY (AFP) – World number one Dustin Johnson held off Spanish rookie Jon Rahm and England s Tommy Fleetwood over Sunday s final holes to win the World Golf Championships Mexico Championship by one stroke. The reigning US Open champion became only the fifth player to capture his first […]

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Tennis: French Open champs Mladenovic, Garcia split

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Tennis: French Open champs Mladenovic, Garcia split

PARIS (AFP) – France’s Kristina Mladenovic announced that her women’s doubles partnership with compatriot Caroline Garcia has ended despite the pair winning the Roland Garros title last year. Mladenovic and Garcia, ranked three in the world, were also runners-up at the US Open in 2016 but were beaten in the […]

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100pc cash margin imposition hints at mounting trade deficit: Moody’s

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100pc cash margin imposition hints at mounting trade deficit: Moody’s

As Pakistan’s trade deficit continue to swell, international rating agency Moody’s has called up for emergency measures to curtail increasing import bill. Moody’s extols State Bank of Pakistan’s (SBP) measures of imposing 100pc cash margin on various consumer items but fears an increase in illegal movement of these items as […]

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E-commerce to surpass US$1 bln by 2020

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E-commerce to surpass US$1 bln by 2020

ISLAMABAD (APP) – Finance Minister, Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar said Friday that E-Commerce sector had been doubling in size every year and was projected to surpass US $ 1 billion in 2020. Talking to the delegation of Alibaba Group here, the minister said e-commerce was a growing business in Pakistan […]

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