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  • George Saunders: second American writer to win Man Booker Prize

    LONDON: US author George Saunders has become only the second American writer to win Britain’s renowned Man Booker Prize, which was awarded for his first full-length novel Lincoln in the Bardo...

    Saunders, 58, described the award as a “great honour, which I hope to live up to with the rest of my work, for the rest of my life”...

  • Saunders backing Liverpool terriers to excel

    COVENTRY: Manager Juergen Klopp will make sure Liverpool's ball-winning terriers are the Premier League's most efficient this season at dispossessing the opposition, according to former Anfield favourite Dean Saunders...

    Saunders, who made 61 appearances for the five-times European champions in 1991 and 1992, has however criticised the German for trying to do too much in his first campaign in charge last season...

  • LSE okays integration scheme

    LAHORE: Pursuant to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by the three exchanges for creation of Pakistan Stock Exchange, the general body of Lahore Stock Exchange on Wednesday approved the Scheme of Integration of the LSE with the Karachi Stock Exchange as well as consequential changes in the Memorandum and Articles of Association of LSE to convert the residual company into a non-banking finance company, as from the effective date to...

  • LSE, ISE told to retain redundant employees

    ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has initiated process to accommodate redundant employees of Lahore and Islamabad stock exchanges after the merger of all the three stock markets...

    While LSE and ISE will continue to exist as companies, work load at Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) will increase as it will be the main trading platform of integrated stock markets...

  • LSE plans to establish ‘Jinnah Chair’

    ISLAMABAD: The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is considering establishing the ‘Jinnah Chair’ in recognition of the achievements of the founding father of Pakistan...

    The LSE director said they see a renewed hope in Pakistan...

  • Imran to address rally in Lahore on Friday

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan will address a public meeting in Lahore on Friday as ‘his contribution’ to the campaign of his party’s candidate for by-election for the National Assembly seat NA-120, polling for which is scheduled for Sept 17...

    Mr Mahmood said that despite being the only PTI member of the National Assembly from Lahore, he was unable to participate in the election campaign of the party...

  • PM to address tit-for-tat rally near Lahore on 30th

    LAHORE: The confrontation between the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf heated up on Wednesday with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s camp announcing that he would address a rally on Sept 30 in Sangla Hill, on the other side of Lahore, the day the opposition party would hold its Raiwind march...

    “A formal request has also been made to the Lahore police chief for providing security cover to the protesters,...

  • Wedding hall admin ‘disallows suspicious Nikah’

    KASUR: A would-be groom, along with around hundred guests, had to leave a wedding hall without the Nikah ceremony on Sunday after they failed to establish before its administration that the girl to become bride was not a minor...

    City police got a tip-off that a minor girl was going to be married to a man thrice her age to settle a loan at a wedding hall on Khara Road, sources said...

  • 14 killed in suicide attack outside Kabul wedding hall: officials

    A suicide attacker blew himself up outside a wedding hall in Kabul killing at least 14 people, officials said on Thursday, in an apparent attempt to strike a political gathering under way inside...

    Supporters of Atta Mohammad Noor, the powerful governor of the northern province of Balkh and a vocal critic of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, had been holding an event inside the hall at the time of the blast...

  • Royal Shakespeare Company founder Peter Hall dies

    LONDON: British director Peter Hall, who founded the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1960 and is credited with the boom of post-war British theatre, has died at the age of 86, the National Theatre said on Tuesday...

    Actors Vanessa Redgrave and Patrick Stewart led the tributes to Hall, the son of a railway stationmaster who also worked with Judi Dench and Anthony Hopkins in a career spanning more than five decades...

  • Marriage hall owner held for ignoring dengue measures

    LAHORE: A team of the City District Government of Lahore’s (CDGL) health wing on Monday raided a marriage hall in Samanabad and got its owner arrested for not following anti-dengue regulations...

    Action, according to a spokesman, was taken against Dreamland Marriage Hall after the team found dengue larvae there...

  • Man goes to jail for entering Senate Hall

    ISLAMABAD: A man arrested two days ago for trespassing on the Senate Hall, at the National Assembly, was sent to jail on a 14-day judicial remand on Wednesday...

    He spent some time asking around for Senator Shah but was caught trying to enter the Senate Hall...

  • Rupert Murdoch to marry Jerry Hall

    LONDON: Media mogul Rupert Murdoch will marry actress and former supermodel Jerry Hall, the couple announced in British newspaper The Times on Tuesday, after a four-month romance...

    The couple got engaged over the weekend in Los Angeles, where they attended the 73rd Golden Globes awards gala — although Hall was not pictured sporting a ring on the red carpet...

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