Ever Given, the ship that blocked Suez Canal, all set to release as legal dispute ends

CAIRO: The 200,000-tonne massive container, the Ever Given, impounded by Egyptian authorities after it blocked the Suez Canal for nearly a week is all set to release on Wednesday following an agreement between its owners and insurers, the Suez Canal Authority announced Sunday. Reports in international media quoting SCA officials said a formal agreement has been made in a compensation

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Info Minister’s wife wants to ‘promote tourism’ through her clothing line in Pakistan

LAHORE: Federal minister Fawad Chaudhry’s wife Hiba Fawad, who just joined the fashion industry, aimed to promote tourism with her clothing line in Pakistan. Hiba while speaking with a private news channel in the provincial capital said that she has tried to promote tourism in Pakistan through her Lawn brand ‘Nisa Hussain’ – which she named after her daughter. She

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Pakistani Celebrities Who have Successful Side Businesses, know what Business your Favorite Star does

We all know that celebrities earn a lot from movies and advertisements. But many of the celebrities, along with their sharp looks and skills, have sharper minds in business too. Many Pakistani actors/actresses are running their own profitable businesses. Some run fashion outlets, some run restaurants, and some have their own beauty salons and spa centers. Here are successful side

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New York legalizes recreational Marijuana

NEW YORK – New York becomes the 15th state in the United States to legalize cannabis for recreational purposes. The state assembly voted 100-49 to pass the legalization bill. The Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act cleared the Assembly and Senate after hours of arguments on the proposed regulatory structure, public safety, and health implications. The new law will permit citizens

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Karachi court slaps fine on online clothing store – Libas Mahal for delivering torn clothes

KARACHI: A consumer court in Sindh capital on Thursday slapped a fine of Rs 30,000 on Libas Mahal, an online clothing store, for delivering worn-out clothes to a buyer. The customer who ordered the clothes moved to court against the store praying that she was unable to attend the key function because the company had sent her worn-out clothes. Judge

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Brazil consumers’ watchdog slaps Apple with $2 million penalty for selling IPhone 12 without charger

BRASILIA: Amid the violation of the consumer defense code in the South American country, the consumer protection agency slapped Apple with a whopping $2 million penalty for selling its latest top-of-line Smartphone without a charger. The agency, aimed to deal with fraudulent business practices, in countrys’ São Paulo has imposed the globally admired technology giant for failing to include chargers

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Fundraiser launched to pay off Harry and Meghan’s $14.6 Million mortgage closes after raising just $110

CALIFORNIA: A financial contribution campaign set up to help Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for their £11million residence has busted just after raising $110. Soon after Prince Harry and Meghan’s blasting interview the Royal family has discontinued supporting him financially and that he had been relying on his late mother, Princess Diana, inheritances. 56-year-old Anastasia Hanson, a California resident, started

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Pakistan’s Online Shopping in Shambles

Massive delays in orders, wrong/defected items sent, incorrect sizes and colours, lengthy money return procedures and pathetic customer service is where the COVID-19 online shopping spree has brought Pakistani cyber shoppers, othernews.pk has learnt. As the rest of the country was in a lock-down, online shops were quietly minting money in this ‘once in a life time chance.’ Owing to

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Bitcoin Millionaire Built Functioning Octopus Costume for a 10-year-old with Hypermobility

Erik Finman- bitcoin millionaire, built a functioning octopus costume for a 10-year-old having double joint syndrome in London. Erik Finman is a college dropout who earned his place through bitcoins. Aristou Meehan is his family friend’s 10-years old son who suffers from hyper-mobility. He said that his friend’s son wished he could have a fully functional octopus costume. He said

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Iphone Internet Queries in China Drop by 48%: Research

According to Longbow Research, people searching for Iphones over the internet in China has declined by 48%. This is a massive nudge as China was the fastest growing Iphone market in the world. Research analyst, Shawn Harrison, said in a report: “Apple has repeatedly lowered the selling price of the iPhone, but it has not prevented the iPhone’s search trend

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