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Young designers shone, but business lagged at Pakistan fashion week (Review)


April 2nd, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 2 (IANS) The third-edition of the PFDC-Sunsilk Fashion Week here definitely had a few shining stars, but lagged on the business-to-business element as wearability is always an issue for ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Umbrellas and bit of Sherlock Holmes at Pakistan Fashion Week


April 1st, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, April 1 (IANS) Transparent umbrellas in light shades, fresh rose 'potlis' (bags) and jewel encrusted hand-fans - a whole range of ramp accessories added drama to the second ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan semifinal: Fashion week’s Wednesday shows cancelled


March 28th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 28 (IANS) The organisers of the PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PFDC-SFW) have cancelled Wednesday's shows to accommodate the highly anticipated cricket World Cup semifinal between India and Pakistan.The ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Fashion, frolic, business at Pakistan fashion week


March 28th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 28 (IANS) It'll be an interesting mix of glitz, glamour and culture at the third edition of the PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PFDC-SFW) opening here Tuesday. Other than ... Read more...

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Amritsar looks at trade revival - with Pakistani help


December 20th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Amritsar, Dec 20 (IANS) Amritsar, Sikhism's holy city which was an important business centre in northern India at one time, is looking to revive trade with help from an unexpected ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Punjab aims to develop Amritsar as expo hub


December 14th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Amritsar, Dec 14 (IANS) It is famous as the Sikh holy city, but Amritsar could soon come to be known as a trade expo hub. After nearly 300,000 footfalls at ... Read more...

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President Patil opens Indian centre in Sharjah


November 25th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 25 (IANS/WAM) Indian President Pratibha Patil and ruler of Sharjah Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi have inaugurated the Indian Trade Exhibition Centre in Sharjah, it was announced ... Read more...

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Over 85 Pakistani firms expected at Chandigarh fair


October 28th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) Over 85 companies from Pakistan will participate in a three-day Chandigarh Fair-2010, which will start Friday at the Parade Ground here, an organiser said Thursday.Pakistani traders have come ... Read more...

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450 jewellers take part at Middle east expo


October 6th, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Oct 5 (IANS/WAM) More than 450 jewellers and retailers from across the world, including India, showcased their designs at the Middle East watch and jewellery exhibition in Sharjah.The 29th edition ... Read more...

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Bulgarian grandmaster claims world record by playing 360 games simultaneously


February 24th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): A Bulgarian grandmaster has reportedly broken the world record for the highest number of chess games being played simultaneously.Kiril Georgiev played a total of 360 games simultaneously, ... Read more...

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Unique contest for India’s hairdressers, beauticians


November 25th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) India's best hairdressers and beauticians will compete in a unique national contest, India Cup Open (ICO) 2008, near here next month.Organised by the National Hairdressers and Beauticians ... Read more...

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India keen on permanent handicrafts pavilion in UAE


August 30th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug.30 (ANI): Indias Textiles Minister, Shankersinh Vaghela, has said that his country is keen on setting up a permanent pavilion in the United Arab Emirates to display its wide variety ... Read more...

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Sampling best of luxury home brands under one roof


April 26th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee Greater Noida, April 26 (IANS) Branded luxury is scaling a new high in India. Plush living room interiors, latest bathroom fittings and modular kitchens - people can sample the ... Read more...

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