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News Desk | Pakistani actress Sarwat Gilani has had a good year thanks to the monumental success of Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2. The actress...
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Is Narcissism really a bad trait?

Narcissism is a personality disorder characterized by traits such as an inflated sense of self-importance and a need to receive constant admiration and emotional reinforcement from...

Asif Raza Mir to feature in HBO’s ‘Gangs of London’

News Desk | Pakistani actor Asif Raza Mir is set to appear in upcoming HBO series “Gangs of London”. The wife of actor shared the...

Acting legend Qazi Wajid passes away at 87

News Desk | Qazi Wajid, a veteran actor of Pakistan's entertainment industry passed away at the age of 87, after succumbing to cardiac illness in...

‘Real change’ for Latinos in Hollywood? Gina Rodriguez hopes so

AFP | Gina Rodriguez, the Golden Globe-winning star of TV comedy "Jane the Virgin," said she wept when she heard the Oscar nominations, and saw...

Book review: From Kargil to the Coup

News Desk | It is said that those who do not learn from history are bound to repeat it. But to learn from history, one...
Taher Shah

Taher Shah is back with ‘Blue Eyes’ & Pakistanis crave some Music

Taher Shah, a self-declared Pakistani singer, is planning to release a new project probably around New Year 2020. He recently posted a blue image...

Faryal Makhdoom spends Valentine’s Day away from Amir Khan

News Desk | Faryal Makhdoom, the wife of boxer Amir Khan, hinted that she will be spending her Valentine's Day alone just days after her...
Rahat Fateh Ali

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan: First Asian Singer to Receive Wembley Arena Award

Pakistan's famous singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has become the first Asian singer to have received Wembley Arena Award. According to details, the singer...

Why social media might be causing depression?

A study published in Depression and Anxiety found that social media users are more likely to be depressed. This was just one of the...

The nine contenders for the best picture Oscar

AFP |  From a quirky fairy tale romance to a dark comedy about a murder investigation, via a couple of coming-of-age tales and a horror...

“I Feel Pretty,” Reviewed: Another Waste of Amy Schumer

News Desk | There was a lot of controversy around I Feel Pretty back when the film was released in April this year. Based on...
Sunny Deol, Karisma Kapoor Acquitted in Scenario of Pulling Crisis Chain in Prepare – News18

Sunny Deol, Karisma Kapoor Acquitted in Scenario of Pulling Crisis Chain in Prepare –...

Court has acquitted Bollywood actor and BJP MP Sunny Deol and actress Karisma Kapoor in a 22-year-old case of illegally pulling emergency chain of a train while shooting for a film. PTIUpdated:October 12, 2019, 7:22 PM IST Court has acquitted Bollywood actor and BJP MP Sunny Deol and actress Karisma Kapoor in a 22-year-old case…
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Imran Khan’s eloquence at WEF compared to Nawaz Sharif’s underwhelming delivery

Earlier on Wednesday, Prime Minister Imran Khan had stunned the international community with his articulate speech at World Economic Forum Summit but he also...

‘Aquaman’ makes a big splash to top N.American box office

AFP | New Warner Bros. release "Aquaman" made the biggest waves in North American theaters over the weekend with $67.4 million in ticket sales, industry...

Anushka Sharma named PETA India’s person of the year

News Desk | Anushka Sharma has won an appreciation title for her tireless efforts towards animal rights. The newlywed was titled as Person of the...

How continuous improvement can enhance your personal life

Life Hack | Kaizen is the Japanese philosophy and practice of continuous improvement. This concept of continuous improvement was first conceived in the USA during...
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PEMRA bans Indian advertisements, cracks down on Indian movies sales

News Desk | Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) in its latest notification has placed a ban on airing advertisements featuring Indian products and personalities....
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Amitabh Bachchan mocks ICC over ‘boundary rule’

News Desk | Bollywood’s veteran star Amitabh Bachchan has criticized ‘boundary rule’ of the cricket governing body – the International Cricket Council (ICC) – that...
Aquaman star Jason Momoa ‘freakin’ stoked’ his stepdaughter Zoë Kravitz is the new Catwoman – Leisure Weekly News

Aquaman star Jason Momoa ‘freakin’ stoked’ his stepdaughter Zoë Kravitz is the new Catwoman...

Aquaman and Catwoman are officially related! Jason Momoa took to social media Monday to congratulate his famous stepdaughter Zoë Kravitz, who was announced earlier in the day as the new Catwoman in the upcoming Batman movie, starring Robert Pattinson. “I’m so proud of u zozo bear. On and off screen OHANA,” he wrote, using the Hawaiian word…

Facebook profits booming despite drop in usage time

AFP | Facebook on Wednesday reported a big jump in profits even though people are spending less time on the world's biggest social network. The...

Salman Khan reunites with brothers on silver screen after 20 years

News Desk | Salman, Arbaaz, and Sohail Khan are reportedly coming together on screen once again in a highly anticipated movie, ‘Welcome To NewYork' that...

Gigi Hadid warns of leaving social media after ‘Free Palestine’ tweet

News Desk | American-Palestinian model Gigi Hadid once again encountered backlash on social media when she gave her two cents on the recent Palestinian massacre....

Reversing the Great Game – Pakistan’s Pivot

Reversing the Great Game - Pakistan's Pivot, was one of the sessions at the 6th Oxford Literary Festival in Islamabad that attracted the attention...

Akshay delays his movie for ‘Padmaavat’ as new controversy brews

News Desk | Akshay Kumar has announced to delay the release of his movie ‘Padman' because of the clashing release date with long-awaited 'Padmaavat'. His movie will now...

Adnan Malik wants entertainment industry to redefine ‘masculinity’

News Desk | Cake movie actor Adnan Malik in his latest interview to BBC Asian Network said there is a need to redefine the concept...

Shahrukh Khan shared adorable videos on Children Day

News Desk | Shahrukh Khan shared a small clip of him dancing with a group of underprivileged children on his Twitter account on Tuesday 14th...

The world remembers charismatic Princess Diana on her 21st death anniversary

News Desk | The Royal Family of England is remembering Late Princess Lady Diana on her 21st death anniversary. Mother of Prince William and Prince...

The media’s dark side reflects our own, and other lessons Jeewan Hathi teaches us

This absurdist comedy tackles the morning show rating rat race and the lows people stoop to when fame is at stake. A satirical take on...
Iqra Aziz

Iqra Aziz opens up about cyber bullying and mental health!

News Desk | Pakistani actor Iqra Aziz opened up about cyberbullying and mental health in her latest post on Instagram. The 21-year-old who rose to...

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Universe brought me to Pakistan & Pakistanis guided me to Islam: Rosie Gabrielle

Canadian solo traveler, Rosie Gabrielle, embraced Islam following her long stay in Pakistan last year. Gabrielle posted her image in a white gown and...

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