Bollywood’s iconic ‘Sholay’ to release in Pakistan

Islamabad, Feb 6 (IANS) The cult classic “Sholay”, an action adventure Bollywood movie circling around two petty thieves hired by a police officer to exact revenge on a ruthless bandit, is set to release in Pakistan, 40 years after [...]

Pakistan apex court forms bench to hear Lakhvi’s case

Islamabad Jan 6 (IANS) Pakistan Supreme Court Monday formed a two member bench to hear the detention case of alleged mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, media reported.The bench headed by Justice Jawaad S Khawaja will [...]

Finding Bollywood stars’ roots in Peshawar

New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Celebrities from the Indian film world have condemned the recent bloodbath in Pakistan’s Peshawar city, which has a strong connect to Bollywood. From Prithiviraj Kapoor to Dilip Kumar to Shah Rukh Khan — [...]

Peshawar attack: ‘Duronto’ film unit observes two-minutes silence

Mumbai, Dec 17 (IANS) The film unit of “Duronto”, starring National Award-winning actor Manoj Bajpayee, observed two-minutes silence in memory of children who lost their lives in a Taliban attack on a school in Pakistan’s [...]

Black day for humanity: Celebrities on Pakistan school attack (Lead)

Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) Taliban gunmen Tuesday attacked an army-run school in north-west Pakistan killing as many as 126 people, most of them children, and celebrities from India and across the border condemned the killings saying it’s [...]

I’m too nice for ‘Bigg Boss’: Pakistani actor

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Pakistani actor Mikaal Zulfiqar, who has become a household name in India with his TV show “Aaina Dulhan Ka’, says he prefers to watch reality television over drama.And in India, TV show “Bigg Boss” is an epitome [...]

Veena Malik ‘shocked’ at conviction for blasphemy

Dubai, Nov 26 (IANS) Pakistani actress Veena Malik has expressed “shock” at a Pakistan court sentencing her and her husband, among others, to 26 years in jail on blasphemy charges. However, she says her faith in the country’s [...]

Lahore HC trashes plea to stop screening of Indian film

Islamabad, Nov 13 (IANS) A judge has dismissed a petition challenging the exhibition of an Indian film in Pakistani cinemas, media reported Thursday.Justice Shams Mahmood Mirza of the Lahore High Court Wednesday held that if the petitioner [...]

International fashion, art to be showcased in Kolkata

Kolkata, Nov 7 (IANS) The best of global fashion and design innovations in art such as paper craft from India, crystal purses crafted in Italy and much more will see the mercury soaring for fashionistas at the 14th edition of Stylefile exhibition [...]

Fond of Indian films, find soaps boring: Nadia Jamil

New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Pakistani actress Nadia Jamil is happy with the “wonderful stir” created by TV shows from her country in India, but she is not excited about watching Indian soaps. However she loves Indian movies.Many Pakistani [...]