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January 7, 2019 12:00 AM Three dead during cold snap in Greece

ATHENS: Three people have died in Greece as stormy weather and freezing temperatures gripped most of the country, officials said on Sunday. The bodies of two elderly men were found on Sunday, two days after their car was swept away by flood waters near Athens, the fire department said. A day earlier, rescue crews had found a 66-year-old woman dead inside

January 5, 2019 12:00 AM Five held with huge cache of arms

FAISALABAD: Nishatabad police Friday foiled an attempt of smuggling a large cache of latest arms to Faisalabad in two cars and arrested five accused. The police stopped two suspected cars at a picket. After a thorough search, a large quantity of ammunition, including sophisticated 222-bore guns, 223-bore repeaters and pistols, was recovered. The police 1

December 30, 2018 12:00 AM No Uber or Airbnb in South Korea

SEOUL: When Choi Ba-da pitched his car-sharing firm Luxi to Hyundai Motor officials in 2017, he told them there would be no future for South Korea’s top automaker if it failed to embrace emerging technologies, Reuters reported. His pitch worked: Hyundai agreed to buy a 12 percent stake in Luxi for $5 million, its first investment in a car-sharing firm as it joined 2

December 19, 2018 12:00 AM LHC bans washing cars with hosepipes to conserve water

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Tuesday imposed a ban on washing of cars with hosepipes and directed that vehicles be washed with buckets of water instead. Justice Shahid Karim issued a written order on a petition filed by Haroon Farooq to conserve water and stop its wastage. In its written order, the LHC directed the Lahore Development Authority and the Water 5

December 15, 2018 12:00 AM Two-day Karachi Carnival Festival organised by Jang and Geo starts

KARACHI: The two-day Karachi Carnival Festival organised by Jang and Geo at a famous superstore (Metro Cash and Carry) on the University Road started on Friday with a spectacular Qawwali performance by Afzal Sabri. Residents of Karachi attended the festival with great enthusiasm. The colourful event featured stalls of local and international food chains 6

December 8, 2018 12:00 AM Several cars collide as dense fog engulfs Motorway

LAHORE: Dense fog gripped various cities across Punjab, including Lahore, Gujranwala, Sheikhupura, Faisalabad and Bahawalpur, affecting visibility and the flow of traffic, Geo News reported. Owing to the dense fog, several vehicles crashed into each other at Kala Shah Kaku Interchange on the Lahore-Islamabad Motorway. According to the Motorway Police 4

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM Indus Motor to hold used car bazaar

KARACHI: Indus Motor Company (IMC) will organise Toyota Sure Certified Used Car Bazaar (TSURE) for customers to buy, sell and exchange vehicles at Packages Mall, Lahore on November 25, 2018, a statement said on Friday. IMC CEO Ali Asghar Jamali said, “This will provide an opportunity for buyers to purchase quality used cars at good prices. Furthermore 13

November 4, 2018 12:00 AM NAB seeks help of Excise Dept to locate Dar’s two cars

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Lahore, on Saturday sought assistance from the Excise Department to locate two luxury cars which have gone missing from former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s residence. In a letter to the Excise Department, the National Accountability Bureau officials stated that a Mercedes Benz and a Land Cruiser are missing 4

November 3, 2018 12:00 AM Fuel shortages feared in twin cities

Islamabad: The residents of Islamabad and Rawalpindi are living in constant fear of facing petrol and diesel shortages due to the on-going street protests and closure of roads. They said if the government failed to restore land routes without delay, then the filling stations would be left with no fuel to the misery of motorists, motorcyclists, and commuters 6

October 17, 2018 12:00 AM Regulatory duty imposed on 570 items

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Tuesday slapped Regulatory Duty on import of 570 items from range of 5 to 90 percent in the aftermath of enactment of revised supplementary finance act on which the president granted its assent. The FBR imposed regulatory duty on vehicles, SIM cards with rate of 5 percent, wheat 60 percent , cotton yarn 5 percent 11