Pakistani General Elections 2013
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Pakistani General Elections 2013

The Pakistani General Election of 2013 (Urdu: پاکستان کے عام انتخابات۳۱۰۲‎) will be the next…

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Need for a ‘Mr Pious’ contest
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Need for a ‘Mr Pious’ contest

Money can buy anything, from a poor man’s kidney to a rich person’s conscience,” Mr…

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Christopher Nolan top Briton on Vanity Fair rich list
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Christopher Nolan top Briton on Vanity Fair rich list

British director Christopher Nolan was Hollywood’s fourth-highest earner of 2010 having made an estimated $71.5m…

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Volvo struggles to meet surging truck demand
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Volvo struggles to meet surging truck demand

Vehicle manufacturer Volvo has upped its 2011 truck sale forecast for the US and Europe…

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Nepal TV station uses lantern to highlight power cuts
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Nepal TV station uses lantern to highlight power cuts

One of Nepal’s top television networks has begun broadcasting its nightly news bulletin in semi-darkness…

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India’s economic growth under ‘threat’ from inflation
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India’s economic growth under ‘threat’ from inflation

India’s prime minister has warned that the country’s rapid economic growth is under “serious threat”…

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Egypt crisis ‘costing economy $310m a day’
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Egypt crisis ‘costing economy $310m a day’

Egypt’s uprising is costing the country at least $310m (£192m) a day, according to analysis…

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Cold snap chills northern Mexico
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Cold snap chills northern Mexico

Freezing weather and snow have paralysed much of northern Mexico, which is experiencing its lowest…

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Queensland rescuers fight through Cyclone Yasi debris
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Queensland rescuers fight through Cyclone Yasi debris

The category five cyclone – the most severe level – shattered communities along Queensland’s north-east…

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European Parliament post office robbed during summit
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European Parliament post office robbed during summit

Robbers have carried out a raid inside the European Parliament in Brussels. Two men, one…

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One million rented homes in England ‘are dangerous’
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One million rented homes in England ‘are dangerous’

Around one million privately let homes in England are so substandard they are dangerous, the…

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Oscar hosts prepare for wardrobe malfunction in new promo
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Oscar hosts prepare for wardrobe malfunction in new promo

The nominees have been announced and we are just over a month away from the…

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Jimmy Buffett falls off stage at Australia concert
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Jimmy Buffett falls off stage at Australia concert

SYDNEY (AP) — U.S. singer Jimmy Buffett left hospital on Thursday, a day after he…

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No ex-Pakistan leave for over 600 customs officials
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No ex-Pakistan leave for over 600 customs officials

ISLAMABAD  (January 28, 2011) : The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has barred over 600…

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Cost, time: 2,000 projects incur overruns
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Cost, time: 2,000 projects incur overruns

ISLAMABAD  (January 28, 2011) : Meeting the financial requirements of about 2,000 through forward approved…

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