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  • Islamabad airport now ‘9th-worst in the world’

    ISLAMABAD: After being globally vilified as the worst airport in the world last year, the Benazir Bhutto International Airport (BBIA) has managed to claw its way back to respectability, dropping down to number nine on a 2015 list of the worst airports in the world...

    Compiled by the website ‘Guide to Sleeping at Airports’, the list is put together on the basis of an annual of travellers who are asked to rate their airport experiences...

  • Pakistan – the time to focus on infrastructure is now

    As tensions rose between India and Pakistan after a recent terrorist attack on an Indian Army contingent, focus shifted to the Indus Waters Treaty...

    As Indian commentators asked for the scrapping, or suspension of the treaty, and the Indian Prime Minister is reported to have said, “Both blood and water cannot flow,” anxiety increased in Pakistan...

  • Powers warn Iran 'now is the time' for nuclear deal

    VIENNA: Global powers upped the pressure on Iran late Sunday, warning now was “the time” to strike an elusive deal curbing its nuclear ambitions, as the US said the fate of the talks hung in the balance...

    “All the cards are on the table, the main question is to know whether the Iranians will accept making clear commitments on what until now has not been clarified,” Fabius said...

  • Oscar nominations: the diversity is impressive — now time for a long-lasting reset

    Jenkins’s film — which earned him first-time status as a black film-maker nominated for both writing and directing — will compete for best picture alongside Lion, Fences and Hidden Figures...

    Because of their visibility, the best-picture and best-acting categories have taken on outsize importance at Oscar time (Ruth Negga and Dev Patel were also nominated for their lead performances, in Loving and Lion, respectively)...

  • Why Twitter is now profitable for the first time ever

    TWITTER posted a surprise profit in its Thursday earnings report — marking the first time it’s ever made money as a public company...

    The company attributed its improved finances to a focus on its strongest selling point: connecting advertisers and the people they want to sell things to in real-time...

  • Now is the time for Brexit deal, May tells EU

    BRUSSELS: British Pri­me Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday that “now is the time” to make a Brexit deal happen, as she arrived for a summit with EU leaders hoping to un­­block stalled divorce talks...

    May faces a battle to find a solution that is acceptable to both the EU and hard-line Brexit supporters in her own deeply-divided party, but she insisted that a deal is achievable and that “now is the time to make it happen”...

  • Personal connection made, now time to make progress: US

    WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit gave President Donald Trump and Secretary Michael Pompeo the chance to build a personal connection and rapport with the premier and now it’s time to make progress on this success, says the US State Department...

    State Department spokesperson says July 22 White House meeting gave Trump and Pompeo chance to meet and build a rapport with ImranAnd now, “we think it’s time to make progress on...

  • Act now or cry later, FBR chief warns Karachi businesses

    KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Tariq Mahmood Pasha on Saturday warned business community that the government has collected virtually the entire data related to hidden and undeclared assets held inside and outside the country, therefore the tax amnesty scheme gives them an opportunity to whiten such assets on paying tax at a nominal rate...

    Take a look: Amnesty scheme heading to a flop He was speaking at an...

  • A year on: Are we prepared for another Karachi Airport attack?

    It has been one year since the Jinnah International Airport (JIA) of Karachi came under a deadly attack by militants on the night of 8th June, 2014...

    The horrific event tarnished the image of one of the largest cities in the world and in the aftermath of the terrorist attack, some international airlines decided to wrap up their operations in Karachi — crippling the already declining air traffic at the airport...

  • 'Militant' wanted for Karachi airport attack, SP Aslam murder killed in Sukkur shootout

    A 'highly wanted militant' suspected of involvement in several incidents of terrorism including the 2014 Karachi airport attack, the Mehran base attack and the murder of Superintendent Police Chaudhry Aslam was killed in a Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) 'encounter' in Sukkur on Sunday night, police said...

    AIG Abbasi said the encounter took place in Sukkur on leads provided by four militants recently arrested by the CTD in...

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