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  • New York museum looks at African art with new eyes

    NEW YORK: African art rarely thrives in the Western art museum...

    Even today, African art is still put to demeaning uses, as in the Smithsonian’s Conversations show, in which pieces from the museum’s magnificent African collection are put in trivial “dialogue” with American art from the collection of the recently arraigned Bill Cosby...

  • New York City police 'aware' of new IS video threat

    NEW YORK: New York police said Wednesday they were aware of a new self-styled Islamic State (IS) video targeting the city but stressed there was "no current or specific threat...

    "As the video emerged just days after the deadly terror attacks in Paris, Mayor Bill de Blasio vowed that "New York City will not be intimidated...

  • US Open: A new Federer for New York?

    A new Federer for New York?“I love coming to New York, but also again I'm quite happy to leave it again because every week in New York is intense,” Federer told the AP...

    I like New York, what it offers: museums, restaurants, places to stop and shop and visit...

  • Amazon picks New York, suburban Washington for new, split HQ: WSJ

    Amazon has decided to split its new headquarters between New York City and a Washington suburb in Northern Virginia, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday night...

    After a year-long search in which more than 200 cities wooed the web giant for the project — and the treasure of jobs, development and tax revenue it will bring — Amazon opted to divvy up its so-called HQ2 between the Long Island City neighbourhood of Queens in New...

  • Pemra seeks ARY News response to IB complaint against 'fake news'

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) on Saturday directed ARY News to respond to a complaint filed by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) against its report on a list of lawmakers suspected of links with banned militant groups allegedly compiled by the IB...

    The list first came to light when ARY News programme 'Power Play' aired a report on Sept 25 claiming that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif had directed the IB on...

  • Pemra serves notices to ARY, Bol News over 'fake' news regarding cabinet reshuffle

    The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued show-cause notices to ARY News and Bol News for airing news items regarding a reshuffle in the federal cabinet and change in the portfolios of some federal ministers, it emerged on Tuesday...

    The two media outlets had aired the news on Monday morning about a possible reshuffle in the posts for Minister for Finance and Minister of State for Interior held by Asad Umar...

  • PTI lawmaker, supporters storm grid stations in Peshawar

    PESHAWAR: A Khyber Pakhtunkhwa lawmaker affiliated with the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf along with his supporters stormed three grid stations on Friday and forcibly resumed power supply to areas affected by extended and unannounced power outages...

    An official of the Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco) told Dawn that Mr Elahi, from the PK-6 constituency of the provincial capital and accompanied by dozens of his supporters, came to...

  • Afghanistan-based TTP men sneak into Peshawar, storm PAF camp

    PESHAWAR: In what appea­red to be a precisely planned and executed attack, terrorists displayed their ability to breach the security of an Air Force camp near here on Friday and carried out one of the deadliest assaults on a defence installation on the southern fringes of the provincial capital...

    The group now based in Afghanistan was also behind the attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar in December last year which left 145...

  • New York hosting 2016 fashion merry-go-round

    NEW YORK: The twice-yearly style orgy that is New York Fashion Week which was to kick off on Thursday evening when the booted and suited rush to catch sight of collections for spring-summer 2016...

    New York puts the first spin on the merry-go-round that is the new fashion season, followed by turns in London, Paris and Milan...

  • Before massive Bangladesh heist, New York Fed feared such cyber attacks

    NEW YORK: In the years before hackers stole $81 million from a Bangladesh central bank account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, senior Fed security officials examined the risk of such an attack — but judged the prospect unlikely, bank sources told Reuters...

    The Fed managers worried that lax security procedures and outdated technology at some foreign central banks could allow cyber-criminals to commandeer local computers and...

  • New York exhibition plots rise of global fashion

    NEW YORK: Paris, Milan, New York and London may reign in world fashion, but Asian and South American cities are the ones to watch, according to an exhibition at one of the world’s best design schools...

    com, the museum at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology is charting a new generation of fashion-forward cities eying global prominence...

  • 8 killed as truck driver plows through bike path in New York 'act of terror'

    A pickup driver killed eight people in New York on Tuesday, mowing down cyclists and pedestrians, before striking a school bus in the city's first deadly attack blamed on terror since September 11, 2001...

    Television networks identified the 29-year-old as an Uzbek citizen living in Florida who had recently been staying in New Jersey, where the truck was rented...

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