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Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ leads Golden Globe noms with six

Cheney biopic ‘Vice’ leads Golden Globe noms with six

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – “Vice,” a biopic about Dick Cheney starring Christian Bale as the former US vice president, on Thursday earned the most Golden Globe nominations with six including best comedy film, as the race to the Oscars ramps up.The nominations, announced in the pre-dawn hours in California, are the first major bellwether of […]

‘Alif Noon’ to return with Shehzad Roy, Faisal Qureshi as leads

‘Alif Noon’ to return with Shehzad Roy, Faisal Qureshi as leads

KARACHI: If you were raised in the 60s or 70s, you would be happy to know the iconic duo Allan and Nanha is coming back together on screen again, but this time with a twist. Alif Noon creator is no more The original PTV show titled Alif Noon which featured the two memorable characters, started in black and white and later transitioned […]

Game of Thrones leads Emmy 2018 nominations with 22 nods

Game of Thrones leads Emmy 2018 nominations with 22 nods

Record-breaking fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” made a storming comeback Thursday to Hollywood’s awards circuit after a year off, dominating this year’s Emmy nominations with a whopping 22 nods. The smash hit HBO show, which returns for a shortened eighth and final season next year, will compete once again for the coveted best drama series […]

Neymar leads Brazil into World Cup quarterfinals

Neymar leads Brazil into World Cup quarterfinals

Neymar flaunted his flair and his theatrics with a goal and an assist on Monday at the World Cup. The world’s most expensive player led Brazil over Mexico 2-0 and into the quarterfinals of the tournament for the seventh straight time. Neymar broke through Mexico’s stern resistance by setting up the opener when his back-heel […]

UK Trade Envoy leads business delegation to explore infrastructure opportunities in Pakistan

UK Trade Envoy leads business delegation to explore infrastructure opportunities in Pakistan

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 16, 2018 Islamabad; The UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Pakistan, Rehman Chishti, has visited Pakistan with a trade delegation from the financial, professional and legal services sector, to explore infrastructure opportunities in Pakistan. This senior business delegation consisted of some of the UK’s leading companies. Norton Rose, an international […]

Trudeau leads Battle of Vimy 100-year commemoration in France

Trudeau leads Battle of Vimy 100-year commemoration in France

By AFP ARRAS, FRANCE:  Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will lead the commemorations on Sunday for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge in France, considered a founding moment in his nation’s history. Trudeau will be joined at the ceremony by French President Francois Hollande and Britain’s Prince Charles and his sons Princes […]

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 […]

Samina Baig leads first national women winter expedition to Shimshal peak

Samina Baig leads first national women winter expedition to Shimshal peak

Pakistan Youth Outreach, in collaboration with Karakorum Expeditions Pvt Ltd, initiated a national women winter expedition to an unnamed and unclimbed peak, for the first time in Pakistan’s mountaineering history. National women winter expedition was led by Pakistan’s renowned and only female mountaineer Samina Baig. The expedition was initially planned to 6050m peak in the […]