Friday, July 10, 2020

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Malaysia to revise Budget 2019 if oil price below US $50

Malaysia will only check the Budget 2019 if crude oil prices drop below US $ 50 per barrel, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said on Sunday. The Ministry of Finance provided budget based on crude oil prices at US $...

Malaysian rock singer dies after falling from stage

Former Melissa rock singer, Mohd Radzi Abdul Hamid or better known as Ustaz Radzi, fell and confirmed dead, after appearing to perform at the anniversary Theater on Saturday night. In the 10.30pm incident, it was learned that Radzi, 52, and...

“Volcanic” tsunami kills more than 60 people in Indonesia

More than 60 people feared dead and hundreds wounded when a tsunami swept through the Indonesian Strait of the ‘Sunda’ on Saturday night following a volcanic eruption, creating panic among tourists and locals alike. Hundreds of buildings were razed by...

China strongly rejects allegations by a US senator of “religious crackdown”

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Friday rejected allegations by a US senator of a "religious crackdown" targeting Christians in China. In a statement to Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying on Friday, in response to reports that US Senator...

US reciprocal access law for Tibet to spark serious problem: China

The Chinese government has criticized the decision of the US government to pass a new law regarding the troubled region of Tibet. China said it strongly rejected the US law on Tibet, which was considered a violation of the country's...

Malaysia sues Goldman Sachs for 1MDB scandal

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia filed a lawsuit on Monday against US bank Goldman Sachs regarding the 1MDB scandal. In response to this lawsuit, Goldman Sachs accused the Malaysian government of deceiving the investment bank. According to national news agency, Malaysian Authority...

China and Russia develops weather modification technology

MOSCOW: China and Russia are working together to work on projects to change the Earth's atmosphere and even manipulate the weather. The project is claimed by experts to be potentially used by the military, because it can disrupt satellite communications...

MH370 caught fire in the air before falling: Aviation expert Claims

Experts from the CEO of Aero Consulting Experts and retired pilots said MH370 pilots were believed to be turning back to land at Penang Airport, Malaysia, when the plane caught fire. Last week former United Airlines captain Ross Aimer claimed...

Sindh Partners with Microsoft to highlight technological advancements in education

Pakistan: According to the 2017 Pakistan National Human Development Report, Pakistan currently has more young people than ever before recorded in its history. The report highlights how the country’s youth can be a critical force for development, if they are...

7 iPhones are banned in China!: Except for iPhones produced by Pegatron and some Compal

In response to the iPhone sales ban decision made by the Intermediate People's Court of Fuzhou, China, Apple issued a statement responding that it respects the Fuzhou court and its ruling, and will release an iPhone software update next week...

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Flocking together gurus of a feather

Dr. Pervez Hoodbhoy and LUMS Management are the focal points of discussion by the concerned academic circles home and...

Brazil President Bolsonaro tested positive for coronavirus

Brazilian newspaper "Atardi" confirmed that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro underwent a fourth test for Coronavirus after he showed some symptoms, which was a positive...

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020

PIA flight from Toronto to Islamabad will operate on 5 July 2020. Another PIA flight will operate from Toronto to Lahore on 10 July...

Sacrificing role models of media

Remember Anil Datta, a gem of a reporter and guru of a sub-editor with the exemplary national spirit, foregoing job offers from the foreign...

Banks performance under SBP Rozgar Refinance Scheme supported by Government of Pakistan’s Risk Sharing Facility

On April 10, 2020 State Bank of Pakistan introduced a refinance scheme to provide concessional credit at 3% interest rate and generous repayment terms...