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MOLSHEIM: Supercar manufacturer Bugatti, fresh off one of its best years, wants the world to know it has taken environmental concerns to heart even as it prepares a next generation of heart-pounding ? and gas-guzzling ? speed machines. The French automaker has implemented a series of measures to offset the carbon emitted by the 81 racers it produced last year, including a shift to biogas and other green energy sources to power its manufacturing facilities in northeast France.
ISLAMABAD: Shahid Salim Khan on Monday assumed his charge as a managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO) of Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL), ARY News reported. The Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) had appointed Shahid Salim Khan as the company?s new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer after the federal cabinet approved the appointment of Shahid Salim as new MD/CEO.
SHANGHAI: U.S. President Donald Trump offered China whatever help it needed on Monday to control a coronavirus outbreak that has killed 81 people, stranded tens of millions during the biggest holiday of the year and rattled global markets. With provincial authorities taking increasing flak from the public over their initial response, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited Wuhan city, epicentre of the outbreak, to encourage medical workers and promise reinforcements.
KARACHI: Karachi police department has found no clue of a 13-year-old teenage girl who was kidnapped from Defence Housing Authority (DHA) Phase 6 last night, ARY News reported on Tuesday. Relatives of the kidnapped girl complained about receiving no response from the police department after spending 16 hours despite registration of a case in the incident.
TMZ was first to report the helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna Known for its celebrity scandals and salacious gossip, website TMZ has carved out another niche for itself ? breaking the news of famous deaths first, at any cost. TMZ was first to report the helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant and eight others near Los Angeles on Sunday.
Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed. Photo: File Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Gulzar Ahmed on Tuesday remarked that Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed should have resigned after a train inferno left 70 people dead near the city of Liaquatpur last year. The top judge made the remarks while hearing a case related to the business and management of Pakistan Railways.
Rivian founder and chief executive R.J. Scaringe told Reuters the mid-range R1T pickup truck with a glass sky panel that can change from blue to clear was about $69,000. It can travel 300 miles on a full charge. A similar range R1S SUV will sell for about $72,000. Rivian said the large battery could go 400 miles and the smallest could go 230 miles.
SYDNEY: Asian stocks extended a global selloff on Tuesday as China took more drastic steps to combat a deadly new coronavirus, while bonds shone on expectations central banks would need to keep stimulus flowing to offset the likely economic drag. As the death toll reached 106 in China, some health experts questioned whether Beijing can contain the virus which has spread to more than 10 countries, including France, Japan and the United States.
SADIQABAD: The fire that broke out in the main 36-inch gas pipeline supplying gas to Punjab from Sindh was doused near Sadiqabad, ARY News reported. The fire erupted in the main gas pipeline after an explosion on Tuesday night near Nawazabad. The investigation team has started to gather proofs from the site after the fire was brought under control.
GHAZNI: A US military jet crashed in mountainous territory in eastern Afghanistan, where there is a heavy Taliban presence, the Pentagon confirmed Monday, rejecting the insurgents´ suggestions that it was shot down. Afghanistan US Forces spokesman Colonel Sonny Leggett confirmed in a statement that the aircraft was a US Bombardier E-11A, a type of jet used as a military airborne communications node in the region.