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January 19, 2018 12:00 AM India SC lifts ban on ‘Padmaavat’

NEW DELHI: India’s top court on Thursday overturned a ban imposed by several states on the release of a Bollywood epic about a mythical Hindu queen. The Supreme Court said the ban, which followed violent protests by members of the Hindu right who claimed the film falsely depicted a romance between the queen and a Muslim ruler, violated creative freedoms

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 5

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 19, 2017 12:00 AM ‘MeToo’ campaign excludes India’s most vulnerable women

MUMBAI: A global social media campaign that recounts tales of sexual harassment and assault excludes some of India’s most vulnerable women who are abused and exploited on a daily basis and have no means of being heard, activists said. The campaign, with the hashtag #metoo, quickly gathered momentum in the wake of sexual assault claims against movie producer 3

December 11, 2017 12:00 AM Kohli, Anushka set to marry in Italy

NEW DELHI: India cricket captain Virat Kohli is set to marry long-time girlfriend and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma in a much-anticipated wedding in Italy this week, according to media reports on Sunday. Rumours started swirling when Kohli pulled out of India’s limited-overs matches against Sri Lanka and Sharma also ducked out of her busy acting schedule 3

November 21, 2017 12:00 AM BJP condemns member who offered reward for Bollywood star’s head

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: India’s ruling party on Monday ordered one of its senior members to apologise publicly after he offered a reward for anyone who beheaded a Bollywood star of a movie whose portrayal of a Hindu queen and a Muslim conqueror has enraged Hindu activists. Deepika Padukone, one of Bollywood’s biggest earners, is the lead actor of “Padmavati 3

November 1, 2017 8:51 AM Are Madhuri and Anil Kapoor reuniting?

MUMBAI: Fans of Bollywood maybe in for a treat as the superstar duo from the 1980s and 90s Madhuri Dixit and Anil Kapoor maybe reuniting on screen. According to reports, Madhuri and Anil have been approached to appear in the third instalment of the Dhamaal series. The movie titled Total Dhamaal already has Ajay Devgan, Riteish Deshmukh and Arshad Warsi 36

October 31, 2017 2:35 PM Kapil Sharma visits Shirdi with girlfriend Ginni

Summary: Be it Kapil Sharma’s fight with Sunil Grover or his upcoming movie, ‘Firangi’. Kapil Sharma had been in headlines for various reasons. Be it Kapil Sharma’s fight with Sunil Grover or his upcoming movie, ‘Firangi’. Kapil Sharma had been in headlines for various reasons. But this time he has come to the spotlight, not for his controversies 31

October 31, 2017 7:01 AM I agree my words were poorly chosen in a time of heated emotion: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy was recently heavily criticised by fellow social media users as a doctor from AKUH was fired after the Emmy winner posted a series of tweets regarding how he ‘harassed’ her sister. Obaid-Chinoy disapproved when the doctor sent her sister a friend request on Facebook after her sister went to the hospital emergency. The film-maker 7

October 30, 2017 4:42 AM National museum to build ocean diorama

ISLAMABAD: In a bid to attract a younger audience, the Pakistan Museum of Natural Heritage is working on bringing exhibits with a modern twist. As part of its upgradation plans, the museum of natural heritage (PMNH) is building an “ocean diorama” so that the people can learn more about the deep-sea life which inhabits the 1,046 kilometre-long coast of the country 10