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December 2, 2018 12:00 AM Egyptian actress to face trial for wearing racy dress

CAIRO: An Egyptian actress is set to face trial in January for wearing a see-through dress at the Cairo film festival this week that showed her legs, a judicial source said Saturday. Rania Youssef appeared at the closing session Thursday of the Cairo International Film Festival wearing a revealing black lacy dress over a tight black body with her legs showing 1

December 1, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistan to host international student convention in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will be hosting first ever International Student Convention (ISC) and Expo 2018 in Islamabad this month with participation from over 30 countries. The convention will be organised by Inter University Consortium for Promotion of Social Sciences Pakistan (IUCPSS) in collaboration with a number of other bodies on December 10. The mega activity 1

November 11, 2018 12:00 AM Bahria Town down Prince in festival cricket

LAHORE: Bahria Town Club edged past Prince Club by 6 wickets in the last over of festival fixture at the launching of three-match series here at Bahria Town Cricket Stadium. Put in to bat, Prince Club scored 230 in 34.4 overs. Skipper Fahadul Haq was top-scorer with 48 followed by Dilawar (26), Yahya (26), Irfan Khan 22, Nasir Shah (19), Saqlain Shah (17) and M. Imran 4

November 9, 2018 12:00 AM Courts to decide on placing Aasia on ECL: Chohan

LAHORE: The Punjab Minister for Information and Culture, Fayyazul Hassan Chohan, has said Aasia Bibi was acquitted by the Supreme Court of Pakistan, and now only courts would decide about placing her name on the Exit Control List (ECL) in the review petition. Talking to the media outside the Punjab Assembly, he said it seems strange that people like Rana Mashhood 2

November 6, 2018 12:00 AM Polluted Delhi air akin to death sentence, warn doctors

NEW DELHI: Yogesh Kumar wheezes after life-saving surgery to remove a diseased lung, but his surgeons wonder how long he can last outside hospital breathing some of the world’s dirtiest air. Smog kills more than one million Indians every year and Delhi has the worst air of any major city on the planet, the World Health Organization says. Every November 1

November 3, 2018 12:00 AM Lok Mela postponed for two days

Islamabad: National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage, Lok Virsa has postponed the annual Lok Mela for two days due to the prevailing situation of roads blockage and unavailability of all artistes participating in the event. Earlier the 10-day Annual Lok Mela was scheduled to start from Nov 2 till 11th November, 2018. The objective of the festival 4

October 30, 2018 12:00 AM Nargis urges youngsters to be active sportspersons

KARACHI: Pakistan’s promising karateka Nargis Hameedullah on Monday advised the youth to participate in sports activities.Addressing the opening ceremony of the 20th Annual Sports Festival of the Foundation Public School (FPS), Nargis said that she wanted to feature in the Olympics.“It’s my dream to represent Pakistan in the Olympics and for that I am working 5

October 25, 2018 11:05 PM Turkish Food Festival opens in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul on Thursday inaugurated an eight-day Turkish Food Festival, where guests had the opportunity to meet the renowned chefs from Çiragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul. The festival is being held at the Zamana Restaurant and a lucky draw would be held on November 1, the last day of the festival 7

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM BBDO Pakistan wins 11 trophies at Spikes Asia 2018: Adcom Leo Burnett wins a bronze

SINGAPORE: The BBDO Pakistan won the top honours through their creative masterpieces at the biggest festival of Asian creativity: Spikes Asia 2018 held at Singapore. The prestigious ceremony held to award excellence in creative communications was jointly sponsored by the Cannes Lion and Spikes Asia, and the Jang Media Group. The BBDO Pakistan (Batten 4

September 30, 2018 11:56 PM Pakistan Festival in Paris raises funds for dams construction

PARIS: The second edition of grand Pakistan Festival France concluded here Sunday with a launch of fund raising campaign for the dams fund and a splendid display of Pakistan’s culture, handicrafts and cuisine. People from various walks of life, including local French officials, diplomats, members of civil society, media and expatriate Pakistanis attended 4