Tuesday , March 19 2019

Bitcoin tumbles as cryptocurrency sell-off intensifies

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Cryptocurrencies plunged on Friday, with bitcoin at one point sliding below $8,000 and headed for its biggest weekly loss since December 2013, as worries about a regulatory clampdown globally sent investors scrambling to sell. The currencies have come off their lows but analysts said the sell-off …

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PTI terms anti-judiciary move as PML-N’s organized campaign

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has termed the anti-judiciary move an organized campaign of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz. On the other hand, the PTI has decided to move the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to stop the possible horse trading. PTI chairman Imran Khan has announced to …

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Fake currency racket busted in Peshawar, millions recovered – Pakistan

Peshawar police on Friday unearthed a counterfeit currency note printing and distribution racket, recovering nearly Rs15 million in fake currency, DawnNews reported. Police had on Wednesday arrested four suspects after recovering fake currency notes from them which they were trying to smuggle to Punjab, Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Tahir …

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Malaysia bans “Padmaavat” over negative portrayal of Muslim ruler

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia has barred controversial Bollywood film “Padmaavat” from being screened in theatres, the home ministry said on Friday, citing the movie’s negative portrayal of a Muslim ruler. The film has already attracted protests in India, after groups critical of the project accused its director, Sanjay Leela …

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