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  • Stadium of skirts and dresses in Kosovo

    PRISTINA: Dresses and skirts donated by Cherie Blair and Rita Ora were among 5,000 pegged to washing lines in a Kosovo stadium on Friday in an art installation drawing attention to the stigma suffered by victims of wartime sexual violence...

    While there are no precise figures of the number of women and girls subjected to sexual violence during Kosovo’s 1998-99 war, non-governmental organisations say it may run to the thousands...

  • Five dresses making tongues wag at Cannes

    CANNES: From a “Jerusalem skyline” gown that sparked a social media furore to a thigh-split leaving almost nothing to the imagination, these are the red carpet dresses turning heads at Cannes...

    The skirt featured a panorama of the walled Old City in Israeli-occupied east Jerusalem, including the golden Dome of the Rock in the flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound — a site sacred to both Muslims and Jews and a regular scene of friction...

  • Traditional dresses with delicate handiwork fascinate women

    PESHAWAR: The traditional Shalwar Qameez with mixed handiwork is in great demand and women visitors throng boutiques and stores in and around Peshawar city for buying new fabrics for Eid celebration...

    “Peshawari party wears are gifted to friends and relatives on festive occasions as they are cherished for their original handiwork...

  • Pak-Afghan relations: Hanging by a thread

    It gave me an opportunity for discussion with the Afghan leadership, officials from the Pakistani mission in Kabul, diplomats from different countries, and an enriching interaction with the youth under the young Afghan leaders programme run by the Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung, Afghanistan...

    Many of us had high hopes of a paradigm shift in Afghan-Pakistan relations when President Ashraf Ghani soon after taking office, in a break with the...

  • Shock UK election leaves PM May hanging by a thread as voters deny Tory majority

    Prime Minister Theresa May was fighting to hold on to her job on Friday as British voters dealt her a punishing blow, denying her the stronger mandate she had sought to conduct Brexit talks and instead weakening her party's grip on power...

    With 633 out of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 308 seats and were therefore no longer able to reach the 326-mark they would need to command a parliamentary majority...

  • Tracing the global market thread that could be unraveled by Brexit

    The invisible thread that links assets as diverse as gold, bank stocks, the Japanese yen and government bonds would be yanked sharply by Brexit, an event the Bank of England said on Thursday risks "adverse spill overs to the global economy"...

    With global interest rates and bond yields the lowest on record, central banks running low on crisis-fighting tools and the post 2008 economic recovery flagging, that thread could quickly...

  • Russia's Rio status hangs by thread as IOC considers ban

    MONTREAL: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is holding emergency talks Tuesday to decide Russia's status for the Rio Olympics after an investigation found rampant state-run doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Games and other events...

    The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) called for all Russian competitors and officials to be banned from next month's Games and other events after the report unveiled what IOC president Thomas Bach...

  • ‘Invisible Thread’ is a vibrant, pulsating musical

    There he was inspired to help educate a few of the young people he met, and that experience set the scene for the lively, upbeat musical “Invisible Thread,” which opened on Wednesday night at off-Broadway’s Second Stage Theatre...

    As a naive do-gooder, Griffin navigates some local hostility and a corrupt pastor, but manages to find a group of teenage street orphans he might truly help...

  • Thread of the unstitched cloth

    Accidents are known to occur between cars and trains,” Firaq wouldn’t stop...

    “But an accident between an aeroplane and a bicycle?” The auditorium was in splits and it was a while before the soirée could resume...

  • Sacred thread of the soul

    SIKHS across the world are celebrating Guru Nanak’s 550th anniversary today, and the fervour is enhanced by the opening of a key road between Pakistan and India that leads to his shrine in Kartarpur in Pakistan...

    Read: Kartarpur — a precursor of Sikh religionSikhs who have endeared themselves to Nanak’s world of fraternity include excellent men and women...

  • Sacred thread of the soul

    SIKHS across the world are celebrating Guru Nanak’s 550th anniversary today, and the fervour is enhanced by the opening of a key road between Pakistan and India that leads to his shrine in Kartarpur in Pakistan...

    Read: Kartarpur — a precursor of Sikh religionSikhs who have endeared themselves to Nanak’s world of fraternity include excellent men and women...

  • MSCI EM Index: Hanging by a thread

    AFTER months of persistent sell-off, foreign investors in the Pakistan equity market turned net buyers on May 14...

    , a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, announced the results of its semi-annual review...

  • What Grisham gets right about lawyers and law in his latest novel

    So much of what I see and read is so far from reality, it’s hard for me not to yell out, “No, it doesn’t work like that!”Brand new attorneys do not argue major issues in court; no one bursts into the courtroom with a last-minute piece of evidence that will win the case...

    From Ally McBeal to How to Get Away With Murder and of course Law & Order — being a lawyer ruined them all...

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