LONDON: A flawless diamond, the size of a large strawberry, is expected to fetch a world record price when it comes to market at Sotheby’s in London this month. Weighing just over 102 carats, the round, brilliant white stone is smaller…
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: An Australian-led consortium on Monday won a 50-year-lease on the nation's biggest container and cargo port for Aus$9.7 billion (US$7.3 billion), the latest maritime asset to be privatised.
SAN FRANCISCO, UNITED STATES: Initial quantities of the iPhone 7 Plus have sold out globally as Apple Inc prepares to roll out its new gadget in stores, the company said on Wednesday.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Britain's Pinewood Studios, where Harry Potter and James Bond movies were filmed, could be sold to a property company for $426 million (£323 million, 384 million euros) under a draft deal revealed on Thursday.
JORDAN: Weapons shipped into Jordan for Syrian rebels by the Central Intelligence Agency and Saudi Arabia were stolen by Jordanian intelligence operatives and sold to arms merchants on the black market, the New York Times reported, citing…
KARACHI: A seven-foot long swordfish (Xiphias gladius) was caught by a sport fisherman on January 26 in Miani Hor Lagoon between Damb and Bera areas of Lasbella district, Balochistan.
SANS FRANCISCO: Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, opening the iPhone maker's annual developers' conference on Monday, said the iPhone maker has sold more than 800 million mobile devices. Some 130 million customers bought their…