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  • 2015-16 racing season begins on July 5

    LAHORE: The new Lahore racing season 2015-16 will begin with the first race meeting to be held at the Racecourse here on July 5...

    According to a notification, the handicaps of horses will be issued on Wednesday and the acceptances will be finalised and released the following day
  • PPP’s ‘one dress code’ resolution in PA

    LAHORE: The Pakistan People’s Party has submitted a resolution in the Punjab Assembly demanding ‘one dress code’ for both public and private sector schools in Punjab...

    PPP MPA Khurram Jehangir Wattoo submitted the resolution at the assembly secretariat here on Monday
  • Cannes steps into trouble with high-heels dress code

    CANNES: The Cannes Film Festival is coming under scrutiny for its strict dress code after women not wearing high heels were turned away from a premiere...

    Many are criticising the festival after Screen International reported that several middle-aged women were refused entry to Sunday’s premiere of Todd Haynes’ ‘50s lesbian romance “Carol” for wearing flats
  • Diana: fashionista who shook up the royal dress code

    LONDON: Princess Diana revolutionised the royal dress code with the help of some of the world’s greatest designers during a glamorous life that came to a tragic end 20 years ago this month...

    “Diana has become a fashion icon in the same way as Jackie Kennedy or Audrey Hepburn — timeless, elegant, and still so relevant,” said Eleri Lynn, curator of Diana: Her Fashion Story, an exhibition at her Kensington Palace home in London
  • Indian airlines blocks woman in short dress from flight

    MUMBAI: A female passenger was prevented from boarding a domestic flight in India because she was showing too much leg, the budget carrier IndiGo and newspaper reports said on Thursday...

    The woman travelling from the western city of Mumbai to India’s capital New Delhi was not allowed to board on Monday’s flight because her dress was too short, the Indian Express reported
  • FBR withheld Rs88bn refunds to dress up collection figures

    ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) conceded on Thursday it withheld refunds worth Rs88 billion to show feel-good figures of revenue collection during this fiscal year...

    The revelation was made by FBR Chairman Nisar Muhammad Khan before the newly constituted National Assembly Standing Committee on Finance headed by its chairman, MNA Qaiser Ahmad Sheikh
  • UAE tells citizens to avoid national dress while abroad after man held in US

    DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has urged men to avoid wearing the white robes, headscarf and headband of the national dress when travelling abroad, after a businessman visiting the United States (US) was wrestled to the ground and held as suspect belonging to the militant Islamic State (IS) group...

    UAE media reported that the Emirati man was detained in Avon, Ohio, last week after a female clerk at a local hotel called 911 to...
  • IS imposes ‘Afghan dress’ in Syrian town

    BEIRUT: The militant Islamic State group has imposed an “Afghan-style” dress code on men in its Syrian stronghold Raqa to help its fighters blend into the civilian population, a monitor and activists said on Monday...

    “For more than two weeks, Afghan-style clothing
  • Should women have to follow dress codes?

    LONDON: Hundreds of working women in Britain have to wear high heels and revealing outfits, dye their hair blonde and constantly reapply make-up due to discriminatory dress codes imposed on them by employers, British parliamentarians said on Wednesday...

    They urged the government to crack down on sexist dress codes and change the law if necessary to make it more effective in protecting workers from gender discrimination and to increase...
  • Lahore thrash Quetta in dress rehearsal for final

    LAHORE: In what was a dress rehearsal for the final, Lahore Lions routed Quetta Panthers 3-0 in their final league phase match of the inaugural Women’s Hockey League at the National Hockey Stadium on Tuesday...

    Hina Pervaiz scored twice while Ishrat Abbas added one to end Quetta’s unbeaten run while maintaining Lahore’s
  • Indian minister blames ‘western dress’ for sex attacks

    BANGALORE: An Indian minister faced a severe backlash on Tuesday after he criticised women for dressing “like westerners” at a New Year’s eve celebration where a mob allegedly carried out a series of sex assaults...

    Although police have yet to charge anyone in connection with the violence on Saturday night in Bangalore, local media have carried testimony and photos of victims cowering from their attackers or fleeing for safety
  • Skirt-wearing Israeli parliament aides protest dress code

    JERUSALEM: Skirt-wearing Israeli parliament staffers protested dress code rules at the building’s entrance on Wednesday after several of their colleagues were denied entry because their dresses were deemed too short...

    Staffers say security at the Knesset, or parliament, had in recent days started to strictly enforce rules on the length of skirts, without giving a reason
  • Syrian refugee tent finds life as dress with a past

    DUBAI: Once home to a family of Syrian refugees, a UN tent has found a new life as a dress still bearing the marks and stains of its past...

    “Dress for Our Time”, the brainchild of fashion designer Helen Storey, has turned a discarded tent from the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan into a hooded dress featured on stage at the Glastonbury Festival and in the conference halls of Dubai
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