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June 15, 2018 12:00 AM Official trailer of ‘Teefa in Trouble’ released

KARACHI: Lightingale Productions hosted a screening of the trailer for the upcoming summer blockbuster ‘Teefa in Trouble’ at Nueplex Cinemas in Karachi. All set to release worldwide on 20th July in partnership with Geo Films and Mandviwalla Entertainment, the trailer for ‘Teefa in Trouble’ will be released across 1200 screens worldwide. The three-minute 14

June 3, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi Arabia reshuffles cabinet with eye on culture

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia announced another cabinet reshuffle Saturday with a heavy focus on culture and religion, as the kingdom undergoes a major image overhaul. This is the second significant government change since the appointment of Prince Mohammed bin Salman, son of the king, as heir to the region´s most powerful throne. The crown prince serves as deputy 3

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Award-winning Italian filmmaker Vittorio Taviani dies

ROME: Italian filmmaker and Cannes Film Festival winner Vittorio Taviani has died aged 88, according to media reports on Sunday citing family sources. Taviani and his brother Paolo formed one of cinema’s greatest directorial duos and made politically engaged films together for over half a century. One of their best-known was the gritty biopic "Padre 5

April 10, 2018 12:00 AM NAB closes 21 mega corruption cases in three years

ISLAMABAD: Out of 179 mega corruption cases of NAB, almost 21 inquiries and investigations have been closed and the beneficiaries amongst others include Nawaz Sharif, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Younis Babib, Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao and Husain Haqqani. Interestingly, the probe against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and others into alleged illegal appointments 6

April 6, 2018 4:28 AM First plane to land at new Islamabad airport tomorrow

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan International Airline (PIA) is all set to operate a first mock flight from the New Islamabad International Airport on Saturday. However, the airport will be inaugurated formally on April 20 for regular international and domestic flights. The old Benazir Bhutto International Airport will be transferred to the new airport between April 13

February 28, 2018 12:00 AM Sridevi will be cremated today

MUMBAI: Bollywood diva Sridevi's funeral will take place late Wednesday afternoon in Mumbai, the family said in a statement. In a detailed announcement, the family said her body will be kept at Celebration Sports Club in Lokhandwala for people to pay their last respects before it is taken for cremation, says a report published in The Times of India on Tuesday 11

February 27, 2018 12:00 AM Drowning caused Sridevi’s death

DUBAI: Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor, who died in Dubai at the weekend aged 54, drowned in her hotel bathtub after passing out, Dubai police said on Monday. "The death of Indian actress Sridevi occurred due to drowning in her hotel apartment’s bathtub following loss of consciousness," the Dubai police tweeted, citing a post-mortem. Initial reports 14

February 23, 2018 6:02 PM Film festival manifestation of sustainable peace in Karachi

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has said that after the 18th amendment, film has become provincial subject and his government would be organizing such film festival to promote films in the country. This he said while delivering his presidential speech at `Karachi Sub Ka – Asia Peace Film Festival organized by Culture Department in collaboration 7

February 3, 2018 12:00 AM 24 terror attacks despite ‘precise’ threat alerts

ISLAMABAD: National Counter-Terrorism Authority (Nacta) claims to have issued threat alert with a "very high degree of accuracy and precision" before the deadliest Army Public School, Peshawar terrorist attack, which killed 144 students on Dec 16, 2014. According to Nacta, it has been able to predict 80 terrorist attacks, out of which 24 were predicted 15

October 28, 2017 11:11 AM Karan Johar: 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' will always remain special

Filmmaker Karan Johar, who had a hard time in releasing his 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' (ADHM) due to the presence of Pakistani actor Fawad Khan, said the project will always "remain special" to his "heart". The director opened up about the film on Saturday as it completed one years of its release. "It's been one year of 'ADHM'. This film will always remain 23