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Slain governor, Oscar winner honoured on Pakistan Day

Slain Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer, Oscar-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy and Interior Minister Rehman Malik were among those who were awarded the country's highest honour on Pakistan Day......

Mamata among Time's 100 most influential people

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has been named by Time magazine as one of the 100 most influential people of the world. Banerjee joins a club of "people who inspire us, entertain us,......

WEF, CII to host India Economic Summit in Nov

More than 800 participants are expected to attend the India Economic Summit in New Delhi in November, an event to be hosted by the World Economic Forum along with Confderataion of Indian Industry.......

The first Pakistani to win an Oscar jazzes it up

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's next film is about aging Pakistani musicians who get a second chance because of jazz. Karachi-based Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy is the first Pakistani to have won an Oscar, for......

Here's how Pakistan's first Oscar-winning film happened

In conversation with Aseem Chhabra, Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Daniel Junge discuss the challenges of making a film like Saving Face in a country as complex and......

'In Pakistan, a woman's face is her greatest asset'

Here's a closer look at the Pakistani Oscar-winning film Saving Face, and it's director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy.A story of survival and hope, the Oscar winning documentary for short subject, Saving......

What you MUST know about Pakistan's first Oscar star!

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. That name may be vastly unfamiliar to Indian viewers but those who watched the 84th Annual Academy Awards on February 26, wide-eyed and with avid interest, would find an......

The Revenant, Mad Max, Star Wars sweep Oscar nominations

The nominations for the 88th Annual Academy awards were announced by Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, directors Guillermo del Toro and Ang Lee, and actor John Krasinski at the Academy's......
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Farhat Hashmi, San Bernardino and why Donald Trump is hitting home with his anti-Muslim rhetoric

By Tarek Fatah For years Islamists have argued that there is no evidence to prove private Islamic schools — madrassas — are factories... ...

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Best friend's visa plea rejected, an appeal across borders takes wing

New Delhi, Nov. 2: A cross-border friendship is pushing every button available to ensure that a Karachi girl gets to be bridesmaid at her best... ...

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Madonna Narrates Qandeel Balochs Life Story In This Short Film And It Is Perfect

Twitter On July 15, 2016, Pakistani model and social media figure Qandeel Baloch was killed by her own brother. While her younger brother killed... ...

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Undoing the honour laws

By Asad Rahim Khan It's true when they say one man's shame is another's pride. Just as it's true there are men in this country that find honour... ...

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Pakistan parliament passes legislation against 'honor killings'

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's parliament unanimously passed legislation against "honor killings" on Thursday, three... ...

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