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January 12, 2018 4:16 PM Karachi Film Society to host first Pakistan International Film Festival in March

KARACHI: The first Pakistan International Film Festival (PIFF) will be held from March 29 to April 1 in Karachi. This has been announced by the Karachi Film Society here at a press conference on Friday. It said that various feature length films, documentaries and short films from Pakistan and all over the world will be shown in the festival. The PIFF management 4

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM Faysal Bank sponsors food festival

KARACHI: Faysal Bank is sponsoring the three-day ‘Karachi Eat Festival’, starting from Jan 12, at Benazir Bhutto Park, a statement said on Thursday. Yousaf Hussain, president and CEO Faysal Bank, said Karachi Eat Festival was expanding every year as it provided numerous opportunities to large and small-scale food vendors to gain attention. “The event 7

December 29, 2017 4:05 PM Bahria University organizes film fest to encourage aspiring filmmakers

KARACHI: Providing an avenue to budding film makers of recent times, media students of Bahria University organized a short film festival at their alma mater on Thursday. As a first, the festival proved to be a distinct platform to a total of twelve shortlisted candidates from across Pakistan, aiming to showcase their talent and present their work to an audience 3

December 23, 2017 12:00 AM Third Governor Fata Youth Sports Festival from Dec 25

PESHAWAR: Director General Sports Fata Muhammad Nawaz Khan has said that the forthcoming 3rd Governor Fata Youth Sports Festival will start on December 25 at the Jamrud Sports Complex in Khyber Agency. Speaking at a press conference at the Peshawar Press Club on Friday, Muhammad Nawaz Khan said that Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi would inaugurate 1

December 22, 2017 12:00 AM Veterans Over-60 festival match on Sunday

KARACHI: Pakistan Veterans Cricket Association (PVCA) is organising its ninth annual festival cricket match comprising cricketers over 60 years of age between Omar Associates and Naya Nazimabad on Sunday at the Naya Nazimabad Lawai Stadium. Omar Associates will be led by Nadeem Omar and Naya Nazimabad by Arif Habib.The floodlit T20 match will start at 5:45 pm on Sunday

December 18, 2017 12:00 AM All set for Chitramas winter festival in three Kalash Valleys

CHITRAL: The severe cold has failed to dampen the spirit of the Kalash people as they continued to make preparations to celebrate their winter festival, Chitramas, in a befitting manner. There is a hustle and bustle in the three valleys of Bamboret, Birir and Rambur where the Kalash people live. The small Kalash community of about 5,000 people have finalised 1

December 8, 2017 12:00 AM Over 400 special children attend Ability Sports Festival

Over 400 special children attend Ability Sports Festival PESHAWAR: Over 400 sports persons and children with disabilities got together at the Hayatabad Sports Complex to mark the International Day of People with Disabilities. The Ability Sports Festival was attended by special sportsmen, sportswomen and children from 13 districts of the province and Bajaur 2

December 1, 2017 12:00 AM NH&MP sports festival gets under way

LAHORE: The 7th Inter-Zonal sports festival of National Highways & Motorway Police (NH&MP) started at NH&MP training college at Sheikhupura. Eleven games will be contested in this event which will concluded on December 8.These games include volleyball, basketball, football, cricket, table tennis, lawn tennis, badminton, shooting, shot put, tug of war and athletics 2

November 12, 2017 10:36 AM Pakistan finish last in hockey tournament after losing 2-1 to Japan

Japan thumped Pakistan 2-1 at the four-nation International Festival of Hockey at Melbourne's State Netball and Hockey Centre on Sunday. With their second consecutive loss against Japan, the Green Shirts finished the tournament in the fourth spot, a press release by the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) said. In the first match, Pakistan received their 10

November 2, 2017 3:14 PM Over 2,600 Indian Sikh yatrees arrive in Lahore

LAHORE: Over 2,600 Sikh Yatrees arrived here at Wagha Railway Station on Thursday through special trains to celebrate 548th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak Dev Gi. Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) Chairman Muhammad Siddiqul Farooq received the Sikh pilgrims warmly. Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (PSGPC) Pardhan Sardar Tara Singh 20