How Sonam Kapoor is dealing with Bollywood’s gender pay gap

How Sonam Kapoor is dealing with Bollywood’s gender pay gap

Desk Report Sonam Kapoor was offered an exciting project recently, but the pay was poor. Here’s what she did As the debate about the gender pay gap in film industries rages on, Sonam Kapoor is having her say through her actions. Times of India reports that Sonam Kapoor was offered a film but the pay was […]

ATC refuses to transfer 2014 PTV attack case against Imran Khan to civil court

ATC refuses to transfer 2014 PTV attack case against Imran Khan to civil court

An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Monday rejected Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan’s request to transfer the ongoing 2014 Pakistan Television (PTV) attack case to a civil court. The court also extended Khan’s interim bail in the case till December 14. In 2014, Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek Chairman Tahirul Qadri staged a major rally […]

Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother on X-MAS DAY

Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother on X-MAS DAY

Asghar Ali Mubarak ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan expressed its readiness to arrange a meeting of detained Indian spy, Kulbhushan Jadhav, with his mother and wife. Pakistan says Indian attempts to convince the international community of its version of counter terrorism have failed miserably. To question raised by senior Pakistani journalist Asghar Ali Mubarak in weekly news […]

Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s counsel on Monday requested an accountability court in Islamabad to delay the process of declaring his client a proclaimed offender until next week. The accountability court is conducting a hearing in connection with a corruption reference filed against Dar by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The court is expected to […]

Accountability court suspends hearing against Sharifs until IHC decides on merging of references

Accountability court suspends hearing against Sharifs until IHC decides on merging of references

An accountability court in Islamabad on Monday suspended the hearing into corruption references filed against members of the Sharif family as it awaits the Islamabad High Court’s decision in connection with a petition filed by ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif, which seeks the consolidation of the references. The high court’s decision is expected to be […]

NAB reference: Nawaz, Maryam reach accountability court

NAB reference: Nawaz, Maryam reach accountability court

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law retired Captain Mohammad Safdar reached accountability court early Monday morning for hearing of cases filed against them by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), reported  News. The hearing was suspended by Judge Muhammad Bashir till 1pm who stated that a copy of the verdict would be faxed to the court. The family […]

WWE Clash of Champions Loss to Jinder Mahal Wouldn’t Hurt Bulletproof AJ Styles

AJ Styles won the WWE Championship in shocking fashion on SmackDown Live in November, and after spending much of his reign turning back the Singh Brothers, all signs point to Styles retaining the title come December 17’s Clash of Champions. Jinder Mahal seemingly rid himself of his henchmen Tuesday on SmackDown, but the possibility of a new […]

Afghanistan’s all-girl robotics team wins top European award

Afghanistan’s all-girl robotics team wins top European award

Back in July, Afghanistan’s all-girl robotics team made the headlines when their attempt to participate in the First Global robotics competition in the US was hampered by Trump’s travel restrictions. The team’s visas were rejected twice with the girls’ plight attracting international attention which resulted in an intervention from Trump’s administration to grant them admission to the US. […]

Girl ‘raped’ by father and brother in Indian village

Girl ‘raped’ by father and brother in Indian village

In a shocking incident in a village in India’s Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, a woman was raped allegedly by her father, brother and two uncles to punish her for eloping with a man. The incident took place in Dhaneda village, Times Now reported. The area’s SHO, Kushal Pal Singh, said police had filed a case against the suspects on the directives of the […]

After NMA 2, Mohsin Abbas Haider is returning to television with Meraas

After NMA 2, Mohsin Abbas Haider is returning to television with Meraas

    Talking to Images about his character, Mohsin shared, “I play Haris, a spoilt, reckless guy who’s always one-wheeling around on his bike. He really wants to get married but to someone from abroad so he wants to go to London and marry a foreign woman. However, things don’t quite pan out that way […]

Indian court rejects bid to stop world release of ‘Padmavati’

Indian court rejects bid to stop world release of ‘Padmavati’

India’s top court Tuesday rejected a legal attempt to block the global release of a Bollywood film that has sparked violent protests, warning against pre-judging the controversial historical epic. Caste-based groups have been staging violent demonstrations against Padmavati amid rumours that it will depict a romance between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler. The epic was […]

Indian court slaps Nestle India with fine over substandard noodles

Indian court slaps Nestle India with fine over substandard noodles

NEW DELHI: An Indian court on Tuesday imposed a fine of 4.5 million rupees ($70,000) on Nestle India in a 2015 case for selling substandard instant noodles after a laboratory test found high ash content in its popular Maggi brand. The court also slapped a 2.6 million rupee fine on the distributors of Nestle India, a […]