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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

May 3, 2018 12:00 AM UK admits cancer screening failure for 450,000 women

LONDON: Britain on Wednesday admitted that a "serious failure" in its breast cancer screening programme over nearly a decade led to 450,000 women missing out on invitations to their final tests -- and may have shortened the lives of up to 270 of them. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt apologised to parliament for the failure, blaming it on "a computer algorithm 8

March 2, 2018 12:00 AM SECP notifies draft Shariah Governance Regulations

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Thursday notified draft Shariah Governance Regulations, 2018, which is a comprehensive set of regulations for governance of Shariah-compliant companies and entities, securities and Islamic financial institutions under its jurisdiction, a statement said. This is for the first time that the apex regulator 14

February 12, 2018 11:42 PM Revising concepts of masculinity through documentary art

In answer to questions of what it means to be a man in Pakistan, how men deal with the pressure of financially providing for their families and reformation of expectations to let them have a happier life, Aurelie Salvaire interviewed various social activists, entrepreneurs, artists and people from different social and economic backgrounds. Along with being 7

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 7

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 10

December 8, 2017 12:00 AM 6th International Hindko Conference starts today

PESHAWAR: The 6th International Hindko Conference will get underway today (Friday). According to a press release issued here on Thursday, the three-day conference has been oganised jointly by the Gandhara Hindko Board and Gandhara Hindko Academy. The theme of the moot is “Attaining national unity through promotion of Indo-Aryan and other Pakistani languages 7

October 29, 2017 10:30 PM Three blood banks sealed

LAHORE: The Punjab Blood Transfusion Authority Sunday sealed three blood banks – the Punjab Blood Bank, Civic Centre Blood Transfusion Centre and Al Qaim Blood Bank during raids in different parts of Gujranwala on Sunday. Punjab Blood Transfusion Authority Secretary Dr Ather said that the authority also recovered a large number of poor quality blood 52

October 29, 2017 7:08 PM Authorities seal sub-standard blood banks in Gujranwala

LAHORE: On the directions of Health Minister Khawaja Salman Rafique, Punjab Blood Transfusion Authority Secretary Dr Ather recovered a large number of poor quality blood bags and screening kits from illegal blood units in successive raids at various blood units of Gujranwala. Three blood units at Munir Chowk Gujranwala, namely Punjab Blood Bank, Civic 56

October 23, 2017 4:54 AM Govt is working to fill gaps in health services, says Nazir

LAHORE: Primary and Secondary Healthcare Minister Khawaja Imran Nazir has said that Punjab Government was trying to fill the gaps in health sector which were prevailing for the last 70 years. He said that individual act of negligence spoiled the image of the whole department. He said that the night duty timing of gynecologists will be monitored strictly 7