Topic: Bull

OGDCL privatisation verdict supports bull-run at KSE

KARACHI - Renewed interest in mid cap stocks helped index to post gains. Cements and refinery stocks rallied amid falling commodity prices. Oil exploration companies remained under pressure due to falling international oil prices said Samar Iqbal AVP at Topline Securities.The KSE benchmark ...

vettel quits red bull ferrari beckons
October 05, 2014

Vettel quits Red Bull, Ferrari beckons

SUZUKA - Four-time defending world champion Sebastian Vettel on Saturday announced his shock departure from Red Bull and looked set to join Ferrari in a day of major upheaval in Formula One. Vettel won all his world titles with Red Bull in a four-year spell of dominance, but he will leave at the ...

bull horns
September 22, 2014

Taking the bull by the horns

Pakistan is an unfortunate country, because despite having the largest coal reserves in the world, it is not producing electricity through coal. The increasing demand for energy is not met by supply, which is getting thinner day by day, and is creating chaos for the people and the economy. The ...

bull continues blue chips buying
September 04, 2014

Bull-run continues on blue chips buying

karachiStocks closed higher for second consecutive day amid hopes for patch up by political panels formed by government to ease political crisis.The KSE 100-index posted a fresh gain of 335.26 points or 1.15 per cent to end the day at 29595.55 points as compared to 29260.20 points of the previous ...

2 Australians gored in final Pamplona bull run

AFPPAMPLONA, Spain Two Australians and a Spaniard were gored Monday in the final and longest bull run of this year’s San Fermin festival as it wound up in Spain’s northern city of Pamplona. Another four people were hospitalised for other injuries picked up as runners dressed in ...

pamplona bull sends hospital
July 12, 2014

Pamplona bull run sends seven to hospital

PAMPLONA - Half-tonne fighting bulls trampled and knocked over daredevils on a break-neck run through the rain-moistened streets of Spain’s northern city of Pamplona on Friday that sent seven people to hospital.No one was gored but three people suffered head injuries, including a 19-year-old ...

spain bull
July 09, 2014

Spain bull run

A runner falls in front of Torrestrella fighting bulls on Santo Domingo street during the first running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona

Bull skewers man in Spain’s opening Pamplona run

AFPPAMPLONA, SpainSharp-horned fighting bulls thundered through the slippery, cobbled streets of Pamplona on Monday, skewering one daredevil in a fast, adrenaline-charged opening run of Spain’s San Fermin festival.Thousands of white-clad runners with red scarves opened a path for the five ...

sweet promises bull china shop
May 01, 2014

sweet promises A bull in a china shop

sweet promisesA bull in a china shop

Red Bull lose Ricciardo Australian GP appeal

PARIS - Red Bull on Tuesday lost their appeal over Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from second place in last month's Australian Grand Prix. The world champions had sought to overturn the stripping of Ricciardo's runner-up finish behind Nico Rosberg in Melbourne for breaching fuel flow ...

kids risk injury buckle bull riding
January 13, 2014

Kids risk injury to buckle up for bull-riding

MOLCOLORADO -They sure do make their cowboys young in Colorado. For the 108th edition of the National Western Stock Show, which is considered the ‘Superbowl of stock shows’, kid cowboys have their chance to play with the big kids.The annual festival, which this year is expected bring ...

bull spree continues at kse
January 10, 2014

Bull-run spree continues at KSE

KARACHI - After the bull-run that started from Jan 1, market witnessed some range-bound activities with impressive participation. Benchmark posted fresh gain of 32 points or 0.12 percent to end the day at 26373.24 points compared to 26341.08 points of the previous day. The basic reason of positive ...

bull horns
January 05, 2014

Bull by the horns

During the last few months, we have observed a significant shift in violence in Pakistan. There has been a tactical change in the strategy adopted by perpetrators. Instead of targeting security forces and innocent civilian they have now focused on a well-thought-out plan to incite a violent ...

taming bull loadshedding
December 29, 2013

Taming the bull of loadshedding

Sadly, the federal government has what appears to be almost restricted the commercial usage of gas to the commercial sector perhaps owing to the shortage faced by the domestic sector.Though the government may think that it has addressed the issue, it only goes to show that it has failed miserably. ...

coronation double eye bull vettel red
October 24, 2013

Vettel, Red Bull eye double coronation

GREATER NOIDA - Sebastian Vettel has pledged to keep pushing until the very end as he aims to secure an amazing fourth straight drivers' and constructors' title double at this week's Indian Grand Prix. The 26-year-old Red Bull ace, who enjoys a 90-point lead over his nearest challenger ...

pit bull rescues coyotes
October 14, 2013

Pit bull rescues kitty from coyotes

FLORIDA: Jack is no ordinary Pit Bull. ‘Jack is a hero,’ says his Florida owner Sherrie Lewis. The dog protected Lewis’ cat, named Kitty, from a bunch of coyotes. ‘As I was walking to the door, I could see the coyotes over here,’ she motioned. ‘It happened in an ...

bull continues easing political concerns
September 07, 2013

Bull-run continues amid easing political concerns

KARACHI - Stocks closed bullish amid higher trades led by stocks across the board on easing political concerns, higher global commodities and IMF approval for loan disbursement for economic reforms.At local equity market, the bench mark KSE 100-share index posted a fresh gain of 314.41 points or ...

ricciardo replace webber at red bull
August 19, 2013

Ricciardo may replace Webber at Red Bull

BERLIN - Formula One team Red Bull Racing will replace Australia's Mark Webber with compatriot Daniel Ricciardo alongside four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel. German magazine Sport Bild reports that Red Bull will announce 24-year-old Ricciardo of Toro Rosso as Webber's successor in the Red ...

alonso red bull rumours gather pace
July 30, 2013

Alonso-Red Bull rumours gather pace

BUDAPEST - The Formula One circus broke up for its European summer holidays on Monday awash with rumours that Red Bull had added Fernando Alonso to the short-list of contenders to partner the current world champion Sebastian Vettel next year.In the wake of Lewis Hamilton's dominant victory for ...

vettel fastest red bull dominate
July 27, 2013

Vettel fastest as Red Bull dominate again

BUDAPEST - Sebastian Vettel delivered a day of near-metronomic speed and precision on Friday as he and Red Bull dominated both free practice sessions ahead of Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix. The 26-year-old defending triple world champion, who is seeking his first win in Hungary, twice ...

ricciardo contender red bull seat
July 26, 2013

Ricciardo top contender for Red Bull seat

BUDAPEST - Red Bull owner Dietrich Mateschitz has boosted Australian Daniel Ricciardo's hopes of beating Finn Kimi Raikkonen to next season's vacant seat alongside triple world champion German Sebastian Vettel at Red Bull. Mateschitz this week said he was impressed with Toro Rosso driver ...

a breather kse restarts bull
July 13, 2013

After a breather, KSE restarts bull-run

KARACHI - Stocks closed at new all-time high amid thin trade in the earnings announcement session at KSE led by oil, banking and fertilizer stocks on strong valuations.At local equity market benchmark KSE-100 share index added 290.19 points or 1.28 percent to stop the day at 23037.32 points ...

red bull leads attack tyre failings
May 14, 2013

Red Bull leads attack on F1 tyre failings

  BARCELONA     Red Bull team boss Dietrich Mateschitz on Monday launched a scathing attack on the current state of Formula One, amid widespread calls for a return to hard-wearing tyres after the Spanish Grand Prix was marred by multiple pit stops. Mateschitz, whose money and vision ...

gored death japan bull
May 02, 2013

Man gored to death in Japan bull ring

TOKYO A bull has gored to death a 40-year-old man in southern Japan just a month after attacking his father and breaking the older man’s ribs, police and a report said Wednesday.Owner Rikiya Tomi was set upon as he tried to show the huge animal to friends on the southern islet of Tokunoshima, ...

Expected further monetary easing keeps bourse bull-run

LAHORE - Sentiment at the local bourse remained positive this week, shored by anticipation of further easing in the upcoming monetary policy and positive rumours, particularly in the consumer space. While second and third tier stocks were in the spotlight, key sectors like cement (higher cement ...

Australias Jihad Jack Cleared Taking Alqaeda Cash
October 23, 2008, 8:44 am

Australia's 'Jihad Jack' cleared of taking Al-Qaeda cash

An Australian Muslim convert was Thursday found not guilty of receiving money from the al-Qaeda terror network in a retrial after being convicted on the same charges two years ago. But the jury did find former taxi driver Jack Thomas -- dubbed "Jihad Jack" by the media after he became the ...

25 Wounded Bull Fighting Festival Columbia
September 30, 2008, 1:09 pm

25 wounded in bull fighting festival in Columbia

At least 25 people have been gored or injured in annual festival of bull fighting in South Columbia. Columbia's Health Secretary said Huamantlada, which is often compared to the running of the bulls event in Pamplona, takes place every year in this small rural town, leaving several dead and inuring ...