Lebanon will only survive if Hezbollah disarms: Saudi minister
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that Lebanon had been “hijacked” by Hezbollah and could only flourish if...
FBR extends tax filing date up to December 15
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has extended the date of filing of returns and statements for the tax...
Political risk on Wall Street? Buy the dip!
An abrupt stock selloff on Friday — sparked by a report that magnified concerns about President Donald Trump’s potential...
Williamson guides New Zealand to 299-5
Skipper Kane Williamson hit a century to help steer New Zealand to 299-5 in the fourth day-night international against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. The 24-year-old right-hander scored 123 off 105 balls while opener Martin Guptill made 58 after New Zealand won the toss and batted on a... Read more
Imran Khan calls off Islamabad sit-in
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan called off its sit-in in the wake of Tuesday’s Taliban attack at Army Public School in Peshawar, which left 148 people, mostly children, dead. Addressing his supporters at D-Chowk on Wednesday, Khan said that “we will have to end the dharna due to... Read more
NZ bats first, Afridi says team ‘shocked and hurt’
Kiwi captain Kane Williamson won the toss on Wednesday and decided to bat first in the fourth one day international between Pakistan and New Zealand in Abu Dhabi. “That was a big tragedy yesterday, especially for the victims’ families. We are playing for them, we are playing for the... Read more
APC gets underway in Peshawar
A multi-party conference presided over by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is currently underway to chalk out the future course of action against terrorism. The PM convened the conference following the terrorist attack on Army Public School here which left 141 people dead. The All Parties Conference (APC) got underway... Read more
US President Obama to sign Russia sanctions bill: White House
US President Barack Obama will sign into law a bill passed by Congress to tighten sanctions against Russia over its actions in Ukraine, the White House said Tuesday, amid a dramatic run on the ruble. “The president does intend to sign the bill,” spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters, while... Read more
NZ vs Pakistan: Proceeds from 4th ODI to be donated to families of Peshawar attack victims
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday announced that the proceeds of the 4th One-Day International (ODI) between Pakistan and New Zealand will be donated to the families of the children who were martyred in Peshawar. Further, the proceeds will also be used to rebuild the school. The fourth... Read more
Afghan Taliban condemn vicious school attack by Pakistani Taliban
The Afghanistan Taliban have condemned an attack by the Pakistani Taliban on a school in Pakistan that killed 141 people yesterday. “The intentional killing of innocent people, children and women are against the basics of Islam and this criteria has to be considered by every Islamic party and government,”... Read more
Ten children amongst 11 wounded in Sargodha accident
Eleven people including 10 school children were injured when a fast speeding tractor trolley crashed into a school van at Sargodha to Lahore Road. Sources reported that a fast speeding tractor trolley made contact with a school van due to which 10 school children and the driver of the school van, were wounded. Rescue teams arrived at the... Read more
AFH: Going Places

AFH: Going Places

Entertainment December 17, 2014 0

Founded by Ayesha Farook Hashwani, AFH was launched in 2005. Since then, the label has been known to effectively strike a balance between urban elements and classic detailing. Talking about her FPW A/W 2014 turnout, the designer commented, “the response was excellent. Reviews were excellent, from Twitter, to other... Read more
Pakistan lifts ban on death sentence
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has lifted moratorium over capital punishment in Pakistan, on Wednesday. Around 1000 death convicts have been in Pakistan’s jails for implementation of their sentence. According to a government order, the ban on the death sentence has been lifted and the implementation on the penalty will start after 48 hours. Capital punishment will be... Read more
Pakistani actors Mikaal Zulfiqar and Rasheed Naz have been cast in director Neeraj Pandey’s film Baby, starring Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher in the lead. Rasheed, who is known for his work in notable television plays as well as for his role of extremist Maulana Tahiri in the critically-acclaimed... Read more
Army chief leaves for Afghanistan
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday left for Kabul on his visit to Afghanistan, a day after militants slaughtered 141 people in Peshawar. According to ISPR, the army chief, accompanied by DG ISI Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar, will meet Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and ISAF... Read more
Facebook under probe in Holland
The Dutch government-affiliated watchdog said yesterday that it is probing changes in Facebook’s privacy policy, the latest skirmish in a wider fight over the commercial use of online personal data. The announcement came a day after the Hague-based Data Protection Agency warned Google it was breaching data protection laws... Read more
Cotton trading still lacklustre
Trading failed to pick up on the cotton market yesterday amid selective buying for quality lint. Floor brokers said that provisional phutti (seed cotton) arrival figures indicated that around 13 million bales have reached ginneries up to Dec 15, lending credence to estimates that crop size would be nearly... Read more