2017

Pakistan attend 52nd Paris Airshow

Pakistan attend 52nd Paris Airshow

A delegation of Pakistan Air Force is attending the 4-day 52nd Paris Airshow starting from today at the Le Bourget Parc des Expositions, Paris. Impressive inaugural ceremony was attended by the Pakistani delegation, Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin ul Haque and over 300 delegates from other parts of the world. The President of […]

Eurovision 2017: Portugal’s ballad wins contest

Eurovision 2017: Portugal’s ballad wins contest

Entertainment Desk Portugal have won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in the competition’s history. Salvador Sobral, 27, won with his love ballad Amar Pelos Dois, which was written by his sister. He said on receiving the trophy: “We live in a world of fast food music. This is a victory for music… […]

The trains and sea ports of China’s new Silk Road

The trains and sea ports of China’s new Silk Road

AFP BEIJING:  China opened its Silk Road summit on Sunday to showcase its ambitious plans to revive ancient trade routes from Asia to Europe and Africa. President Xi Jinping hailed the initiative for a massive network of rail and maritime links – dubbed One Belt, One Road – as “a project of the century” in […]

5 reasons to attend NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017

5 reasons to attend NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017

5 reasons to attend NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017 DESK REPORT The festival features a musical rendition of Iqbal’s Shikwa, a performance from Palestine and more The NAPA International Theatre and Music Festival 2017 has some surprises for us. Like every year, NAPA (National Academy of Performing Arts) will try to introduce some […]

Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi face off in PSL 2017 opener

Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi face off in PSL 2017 opener

DUBAI: Defending champions Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi are all set to clash in the Pakistan Super League 2017 opener today (Thursday). Islamabad had a rough start to the inaugural PSL edition last year. After four heavy defeats in their first six games, almost everybody had written off Misbah’s men. However, the team rose from […]

All you need to know about PSL 2017

All you need to know about PSL 2017

DUBAI: The second edition of Pakistan’s most prestigious T20 tournament, Pakistan Super League, will commence on Thursday with the opening encounter between defending champions Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi at the Dubai Cricket Stadium. The opening match between the two exciting teams will launch the three-week-long action packed cricketing extravaganza which will bring showers of sixes […]

Pakistani textiles make a mark in Texworld 2017 in Paris

Pakistani textiles make a mark in Texworld 2017 in Paris

PARIS (Web Desk) – Pakistan’s high quality and value added textile products were showcased at the 3- day 40th edition of Texworld show held from 6th to 9thof this month in Paris. In all twenty six renowned Pakistani companies participated in the exhibition and displayed variety of high end fabrics, sundries, accessories and sophisticated cotton […]

Pakistani textiles made a mark in Texworld 2017 in Paris

Pakistani textiles made a mark in Texworld 2017 in Paris

Pakistan’s high quality and value added textile products were showcased at the 3- day 40th edition of Texworld show held from 6th to 9th of this month in Paris. In all twenty six renowned Pakistani Companies participated in the exhibition and displayed variety of high end fabrics, sundries, accessories and sophisticated cotton wears including knit […]

Pakistan’s captaincy dilemma: Three out of five captains in PSL 2017 are foreign

Pakistan’s captaincy dilemma: Three out of five captains in PSL 2017 are foreign

At a time when cricket circles in Pakistan are debating whether to transfer captaincy from Azhar Ali to Sarfraz Ahmed, it is worth noting that captaincy is indeed a critical problem facing the country right now. This is glaringly evident from the fact that three out of the five franchises in the upcoming second edition […]

Oscars 2017: La La Land leads the race with 14 nominations

Oscars 2017: La La Land leads the race with 14 nominations

Hollywood gears up for its most prestigious awards night, The Academy Awards on February 26 as #OscarNoms are revealed. Romantic musical La La Land is the movie to beat at the Academy Awards after earning 14 nominations in a diverse list that silenced the #OscarsSoWhite controversy of the last two years. Whereas last year all […]

Actor Shabnam and Liaquat Ali Khan’s biographer Roger Long will attend KLF 2017

Actor Shabnam and Liaquat Ali Khan’s biographer Roger Long will attend KLF 2017

Renowned historian Ayesha Jalal and fiction writer Mustansar Hussain Tarar will be the keynote speakers on the inaugural day, Feb 10, while American philanthropist Bobby Sager and writer Mohammed Hanif will deliver keynote speeches on the closing day, Feb 12, of the three-day 8th Karachi Literature Festival at the Beach Luxury Hotel. This was announced […]

International Fashion Show in Paris

International Fashion Show in Paris

All Your Events and “Neighbours without Borders’ Association presents the 5th edition of the International Fashion Show, Special Women’s Day! The International Fashion Show is an alternation of parades and performances on the afternoon! It will be held Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 13 to 20h in the room “Robespierre” in Ivry Sur Seine (94) […]