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April 19, 2018 1:03 PM ASF man shoots down drone camera at Islamabad's new airport

ISLAMABAD: An Airport Security Force official was taken into custody after he brought down a drone camera hovering over the new Islamabad International Airport. The drone was being operated by workers of a Chinese company who had permission to film the new airport that is scheduled to be inaugurated early next month. The TV channel reported that drone 2

April 16, 2018 2:25 AM Pakistan rejects Indian charge about envoy’s visit to Gurdwara

ISLAMABAD: A day after Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa called for a “comprehensive and meaningful dialogue” between India and Pakistan to resolve their disputes, including the core issue of Kashmir, the two countries accused each other of violating the 44-year-old protocol on visits by pilgrims. “It is ironic for the government of India to accuse Pakistan 2

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 1

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Oscar-winning ‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ director dies at 86

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Oscar-winning Czech-born film director Milos Forman, known for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo´s Nest" and "Amadeus," has died aged 86, his agents told AFP on Saturday. "I heard from (Forman's wife) Martina Forman very early this morning letting me know Milos passed away at Danbury Hospital near his home in Warren, Connecticut," his friend

April 9, 2018 12:00 AM Indian boxer Kom eyes gold after sealing first CW Games medal

GOLD COAST: “Magnificent” Mary Kom said she was not about to settle for bronze after the Indian boxing star emphatically secured her first Commonwealth Games medal on Sunday. The 35-year-old, a household name in India and the subject of a Bollywood film in 2014, thrashed Scotland’s Megan Gordon 5-0 to surge into Wednesday’s semi-finals.Her dominant victory 1

March 7, 2018 10:54 AM Katrina Kaif to play Pakistani girl in next film

Karina Kaif recently won hearts of her fans with her role as a Pakistani secret agent in "Tiger Zinda Hai". She reprise the role of Pakistani spy Zoya opposed Salman Khan in the Ali Abbas Zafar directorial sequel of "Aik Tha Tiger". Now Indian media reports say the rosy-cheeked Bollywood diva is all set to once again play a Pakistani girl in an upcoming 7

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 9

February 27, 2018 12:00 AM PML-N’s expulsion from Senate poll Setback to political system: Rabbani

KARACHI: Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani has said the expulsion of PML-Nawaz from the Senate election race has caused a setback to the country's political system. He was talking to newsmen after addressing a session of the Asia Peace Film Festival at Expo Centre here on Monday. “The democratic process should continue and all the political forces should 11

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 5

February 11, 2018 8:59 AM Renowned actor Qazi Wajid passes away

Veteran actor Qazi Wajid passed away in Karachi on Sunday, DawnNews reported. According to DawnNews, the 87-year-old actor was admitted to a hospital with complaints of heart palpitations late last night. Speaking to DawnNews soon after the news of Wajid's death broke, fellow actor Javed Sheikh said: "I just heard the news and I can barely believe it at the moment 6