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Gul Bahar Bano’s abduction case takes new twist as another brother emerges

Gul Bahar Bano’s abduction case takes new twist as another brother emerges

BAHAWALPUR – A new twist emerged pertaining to case of alleged abduction of acclaimed singer Gul Bahar Bano by his step brother Mohammad Ayaz on Wednesday.As per details garnered, a person identified as Ghulam Fareed approached police station. Fareed told officials that he is real brother of Bano while accused step brother Ayaz of abducting […]

Will ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ surpass ‘Sanju’ at the local box office?

Will ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ surpass ‘Sanju’ at the local box office?

LAHORE: Cinema owners across Pakistan are busy preparing promotional campaigns for the upcoming Bollywood release, Thugs of Hindostan. The film is set to hit theatres on November 8, 2018.Stakeholders are hoping for the best, expecting the Aamir Khan-starrer to bring in great revenue and maybe even surpass the profit garnered from Rajkumar Hirani’s Sanju. The blockbuster managed to rake in […]

Deepika Padukone falls head over heels for Fawad Khan and Pakistanis are loving it

Deepika Padukone falls head over heels for Fawad Khan and Pakistanis are loving it

(Web Desk) – Bollywood diva Deepika Padukone—who is all set to tie the knot with Indian heartthrob Ranvir Singh on Nov 14 and 15 this year—appeared on much-awaited episode of Kofee with Karan.As expected, the first episode of the sixth season brought oodles of gossip and conjecture. During the show, Deepika was all praise for […]

#MeToo personal for ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ costume designer

#MeToo personal for ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ costume designer

(AFP) – From the United States to Argentina, by way of Ireland and Poland, the red habit and white bonnet synonymous with “The Handmaid’s Tale” have become a powerful symbol of the #MeToo movement. Costume designer Ane Crabtree says the use of her costume for protests, as seen here in Washington, dredged up a past […]

‘Maan Jao Na’ starlet accuses Bollywood film-maker of harassment

‘Maan Jao Na’ starlet accuses Bollywood film-maker of harassment

Budding Iranian starlet, Elnaaz Norouzi, who marked her debut with Pakistani film Maan Jao Na, has accused famed Bollywood film-maker Vipul Shah of sexually harassing her for three months.In an interview with Mid-Day, the 26-year-old actor revealed that the Namaste England director tried to kiss her whenever she went to his office.She revealed how supposed to be the second female […]

German jazz ensemble plays its ‘voice of the heart’

German jazz ensemble plays its ‘voice of the heart’

 ISLAMABAD: Jazz is no stranger to Pakistan, with ensembles travelling to the country for over 50 years. But all of the ensembles from different countries who have come through, have connected with the audience.The latest such band, Europe’s most prolific and Germany’s top-ranked jazz group Wolfgang Haffner and band explained just why this was so. Islamabad-based […]

Katrina Kaif to play role of Pakistani girl in next project

Katrina Kaif to play role of Pakistani girl in next project

(Web Desk) – One of the biggest dance films of Bollywood is in its pre-production stage currently. The film stars Varun Dhawan and Katrina Kaif in the main roles and will be directed by trendsetting choreographer Remo D’Souza. Bhushan Kumar is producing the film that is being deemed as the biggest dance film of Bollywood. […]

Nicole Kidman radically transforms for drama ‘Destroyer’

Nicole Kidman radically transforms for drama ‘Destroyer’

LONDON (Reuters) – Hollywood star Nicole Kidman undergoes a dramatic makeover for new drama “Destroyer”, playing a tired-looking and worn out police detective with a painful history.The Oscar winner swaps her blonde locks for a short bob and rugged style to play Erin Bell, a detective whose past continues to haunt her years after infiltrating […]

Trailer of ‘Pinky Memsaab’ shows bittersweet tale of two worlds

Trailer of ‘Pinky Memsaab’ shows bittersweet tale of two worlds

KARACHI: Although off to an erratic start, Pinky Memsaab‘s trailer begins with answering a very important question – how Hajra Yamin’s character got the nickname Pinky. “Bachpan se, mere gaal na laal tamaatar hua karte thay. Bas jee, parh gaya mera naam… Pinky (As a kid, my cheeks were tomato red. And so, I became Pinky),” narrates […]

Priyanka, Nick Jonas to tie knot this November

Priyanka, Nick Jonas to tie knot this November

MUMBAI (Web Desk) – Bollywood diva Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are all set to tie the knot this November, according to the sources.A number of celebrities from Bollywood have surprised their fans by getting married including Sonam Kapoor, Neha Dhupia, Himesh Reshammiya and many more.The rumors began to circulate in the air from last […]

Shoaib Malik rubbishes rumours of welcoming baby boy

Shoaib Malik rubbishes rumours of welcoming baby boy

Speculations regarding the birth of cricketer Shoaib Malik and tennis star Sania Mirza’s child have been making rounds for the past week. Malik took to Twitter on Sunday to rubbish rumours of their child being born.The 36-year-old cricketer clarified that the couple will officially announce once the baby arrives. “We will do a proper announcement when […]