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  • SITE factory fire: man killed, garments destroyed

    Industries in SITE area while speaking to Dawn about the fire that broke out in the top-floor warehouse of the garment factory on Tuesday morning...

    “I don’t know the guard personally, as there is no interaction between the various departments of the factory...

  • Australia claims foiling ‘terror plot’ to bring down aeroplane

    SYDNEY: Australia has foiled an Islamist-inspired terrorist plot to bring down an aircraft with an improvised explosive device, authorities said on Sunday, after four people were arrested in raids across Sydney...

    Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the plot appeared to be “elaborate” rather than planned by a lone wolf, as security was strengthened at major domestic and international airports across the nation
  • Ancient garments reveal Islamic influence among Vikings

    KARACHI: Work carried out by a Swedish researcher on garments found in graves dating back to the ninth and 10th centuries has thrown up groundbreaking insights into linkages between Vikings and the Muslim world...

    Patterns woven into the garments with silk and silver threads have been found to spell the words “Allah” and “Ali”...

  • High animal prices hurt sales of garments, shoes

    Moreover, crockery and barbecue-related items also become more popular which dent the sales of readymade garments and bangles...

    “I think sales of garments, shoes and bangles will remain depressed by 40pc to 50pc compared to last year as people are more interested in animal buying,” All Karachi Tajir Ittehad (AKTI) President Atiq Mir said...

  • Two held over hidden cameras in garments shop

    FAISALABAD: Police registered a case and arrested two people on Thursday for installing hidden cameras inside a women’s fitting room at a garments shop...

    The police registered a case under relevant sections of the Pakistan Penal Code against four people, including the owner of the outlet, its manager and the two employees, who were taken into custody...

  • FBR mulls DTRE scheme for makers of knitwear, garments

    KARACHI: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) is mulling to allow manufacturers of knitwear garments to import raw materials under the Duty and Tax Remission on Export (DTRE) scheme...

    It was mentioned that Pakistan started its textile industry from spinning sector which still requires huge investments...

  • Pakistan 'export factory for terror', Indian FM says at UNGA

    India's foreign minister took a swipe at Pakistan on Saturday, telling the United Nations (UN) that Islamabad had given the world "terrorists" while India was producing top-notch doctors and engineers...

    "Why is it today India is a recognised IT superpower in the world, and Pakistan is recognised only as the pre-eminent export factory for terror?" Sushma Swaraj told the General Assembly...

  • Bangladesh charges garment factory owner with murder

    DHAKA: Bangladeshi police on Monday charged 41 people including the owner of the Rana Plaza factory complex with murder over the building's collapse in 2013 that killed more than 1,100 people...

    Rana and 17 others have also been charged with violating the building code, for extending the six-storey structure — which was initially approved as a shopping centre — into a nine-storey factory complex...

  • Six die after inhaling toxic gas in pickle factory

    KARACHI: Six people died after inhaling toxic gases emitting from an underground tank containing a chemical substance being used in making pickle in a food factory set up in a residential area of Korangi on Sunday, police and hospital officials said...

    The owner of the factory was among the dead and the remaining five were workers, two of them father and son, the police added...

  • Global factory growth picks up

    LONDON: Global manufacturing growth accelerated slightly last month but re­­mained weak as firms again turned to existing orders to keep active, a business survey showed on Monday...

    JPMorgan’s Global Manu­facturing Purchasing Mana­gers’ Index (PMI), produced with Markit, nudged up to 51
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