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WATCH: Moment when Imran borrowed waistcoat for his NA card picture

As Pakistan’s 15th National Assembly took oath on Monday, several bigwigs who made it to the lower house were ‘zoomed in’ by paparazzi from the moment they stepped into the House until the time they left the Parliament. In one such instance, Imran Khan also became a cynosure at the time he arrived to get his NA card picture clicked! What caught attention of the cameramen and visitors when Mr. Khan borrowed a waistcoat of a photographer moments before his official NA card picture was to be taken. A man escorting the…

Captain James Cook waistcoat fails to sell at Sydney auction

SYDNEY: A waistcoat owned by British explorer Captain James Cook, who claimed Australia for Britain in 1770, has failed to sell at auction, with bids far below its anticipated million dollar price tag, the auction house said on Monday. The 250-year-old waistcoast was passed in at A$575,000 ($438,035.00) at Sunday's auction in Sydney, after being valued between A$800,000 and A$1.1 million. Aalders Auctions said the highest bidder, a local, was now in negotiation with the owner. "There have been a few Captain Cook…