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PTI springs surprises on its prominent leaders

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) sprung surprises as it announced the names of 60 per cent of its candidates for national and provincial assembly seats, ignoring some of its diehard and prominent leaders in the process. The party has fielded candidates against 173 out of 272 seats of National Assembly and 290 against 427 seats of the provincial assemblies with party chief Imran Khan to run for five constituencies – NA-53 Islamabad, NA-35 Bannu, NA-95 Mianwali, NA-131 Lahore and NA-243 Karachi. There is…

Many heartbreaks expected in PSL final ticket sale

DUBAI: The trophy for the third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be taken to Karachi before the March 25 final, Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Najam Sethi announced on Saturday, as organizers hoped fans will quickly buy tickets for the final going to be held in Karachi. "The trophy of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will be brought to Karachi and ticket sale will start soon," said Najam Sethi. TCS director marketing Naiyer Saifi promised to ensure an error-free ticket sale system. "The system is error…

Pakistan Railways launches mobile app to book tickets

LAHORE: Pakistan Railways has launched a mobile app which allows passengers to book railways tickets easily through their smartphone. Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique while addressing a press conference during the launch of the mobile app said the achievement will be remembered as a historic milestone for the Pakistan Railways. He thanked the IT Department of the Railways for their efforts to develop and launch the app. He said that the IT department was also revamped, as earlier experts from the private sector…

‘Nobody wants to buy Trump’s inauguration ceremony tickets’

WASHINGTON: US-president elect Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremony is approaching near, and the States media are perhaps making sure not to let any report surrounding the event go missed. According to latest reports, ticket scalpers are struggling to sell on spaces for Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony due to a lack of demand. The 20 January event has already been hit by performers pulling out—most recently, Bruce Springstreen tribute act the B Street Band. Don't miss: These items are completely banned from…

Ringling Bros. circus folding its tent after nearly 150 years

FLORIDA: The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus said on Saturday it will cease performances after 146 years in business, owing to what it said were declining tickets sales and high operating costs. "After much evaluation and deliberation, my family and I have made the difficult business decision that Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey will hold its final performances in May," Kenneth Feld, chairman and CEO of Feld Entertainment, the Florida-based producer of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, said on…

Facebook now lets you buy food, movie tickets on site

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook will now allow Americans to order a meal, buy movie tickets or make an appointment at the hairdresser without having to leave the social networking site.  The US company announced Wednesday the addition of new tools on the site to allow users to link directly with businesses. For example, a pizza can be delivered with a simple click of the "order" button on the restaurant's Facebook page. Provided, however, the restaurant uses delivery.com or Slice. For other shops such as spas or hairdressers,…

Pakistan Railways introduces e-ticketing system for booking tickets

LAHORE: Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafiq on Monday officially inaugurated electronic-ticketing system to facilitate the passengers for comfortably getting tickets online. The system was inaugurated in a ceremony held at the Pakistan Railways headquarters in Lahore. While addressing the media, he said that the government had taken many practical measures for the development of the Pakistan Railways. He said that the E-Ticketing system was launched for five trains including Green Line. E-Ticketing facility is currently…

PIA announces decrease in air fares

ISLAMABAD: After week-long strike by the employees of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), the national airliner has announced reduction in air fares upto Rs. 7,000 for stabilizing unrealistic hike in fares and to facilitate customers.