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PIA flight delayed after pilot-steward row

Islamabad |Sunday, 2018 11:45:05 AM IST

A London-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight was delayed for over three hours after a physical brawl between the pilot and a steward.

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Israel's economy slows in second quarter after early year spike

JERUSALEM | Sunday, Sep 16 2018 IST

Israel's economy grew an annualised 1.8 percent in the second quarter of 2018, slower than previously thought, weighed down by a steeper drop in exports and a decline in consumer spending, the Central

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Saudi drops on blue-chip weakness, Dubai hurt by DSI

DUBAI | Sunday, Sep 16 2018 IST

Gulf stocks were mostly lower on Sunday morning, with Saudi Arabia under pressure after closing at a six-month low in the previous session and Dubai hit by continued selling in contractor Drake & Scul

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BMW to recall more than 139,000 of its 3-series cars in China from Nov.

BEIJING | Sunday, Sep 16 2018 IST

German automaker BMW will recall more than 139,000 of its 3-series cars in China from Nov. 9, because of a defect in the air-conditioning system, the market regulator said. The recall covers 89,309 ve

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Facebook announces hiring of human rights director

San Francisco |Sunday, 2018 3:15:04 PM IST

Facing human rights violation allegations over the misuse of its platform by the Myanmar government to fuel atrocities against the Rohingya Muslim minority, social networking giant Facebook has announ

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Qureshi visits Afghanistan for high-level talks

Kabul |Saturday, 2018 2:15:04 PM IST

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived here on Saturday to meet Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and other senior officials during his first foreign trip after assuming office.

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ICC conducts Elite Panel Conference in Dubai

Dubai | Saturday, Sep 15 2018 IST

The best match officials of the world converged here to spend four days sharing their expertise on the conduct of the game and application of the rules among other things during the annual Elite Pan

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