Sep
20

Finding FannyFinding Fanny is the comic journey of five people who embark on a road trip to find one man’s missing love. Unfortunately the movie fails to hit home because of the weak script and direction.

The story, which is based in the village of Pocolim in Goa (which you’ll never find even if you attempt to try), is set in motion when Ferdie (Naseeruddin Shah) receives an undelivered letter that he had written to his inamorata known as Fanny, 46 years ago. Distressed Continue Reading…

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Sep
13

tahir ul qadriPakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) on Friday announced the cancellation of talks with the ruling Pakistan Muslim League – Nawaz (PML-N) led government.

The decision comes against the backdrop of the arrest of Majlis-i-Wahadatul Muslimeen (MWM) activist Asad Ali Shah.

“No talks will be held with the government till the release of Asad Continue Reading…

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Sep
04

electoral ban on imran khan, tahir ul qadriA petition has been filed in the Supreme Court (Lahore registry) seeking a permanent ban on Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan and its leader Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Dr Tahirul Qadri and Awami Muslim League’s Sheikh Rashid to contest election for their alleged deviation from the Constitution.

Barrister Zafarullah Khan of the Watan Party filed the petition and Continue Reading…

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Sep
04

azadi march imran khanAs the political crisis prevailing in the country continues unabated, the government and opposition parties in the Assembly are making frantic efforts to negotiate with the protesting PTI and PAT.

The previous day saw the PTI lawmakers march into Parliament Continue Reading…

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Aug
21

imran khan rallyTens of thousands of anti-government protesters swarmed towards Pakistan’s parliament late on Tuesday night after using bolt cutters and cranes to swiftly remove barricades designed to keep them away from the most sensitive areas of the country’s capital city.

An estimated 50,000 protesters, led by an opposition politician and Continue Reading…

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Aug
12
Najia WarshaghaThe girl whose image spread around the world is Najia Warshagha, who at the age of nine is already a veteran of three bloody and devastating conflicts in Gaza. Over four weeks of this war, at least 447 children have been killed and 2,744 injured, according to the UN. Thousands more – Najia among them – are deeply traumatised.

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Aug
09

pakistan-nawaz-imran-khan-marchPakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Friday lambasted the government of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, saying that when he was demanding justice, no one paid heed and now that he is planning to take to the streets, people were worried that it may result in the imposition of a martial law.

“If the army steps in, it will be because of you! The high-handed measures Continue Reading…

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