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Without prior approval: Despite austerity drive, NDRMF head buys luxury vehicle

ISLAMABAD: In complete disregard to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s austerity policy, the head of National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF) purchased a luxury vehicle and went on a foreign trip without seeking permission of the finance minister.The fund, which is expected to grow to $1 billion, was set up with a loan of $200 million from […]

Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s ‘Manto’ teaser releases prior to Cannes screening

Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s ‘Manto’ teaser releases prior to Cannes screening

With Cannes Film Festival in full swing, the teaser of Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer Manto has been released prior to the its screening in th The teaser kicks off with Siddiqui in true Manto character – mentioning how documenting his words through a typewriter clouds his thoughts. Addressing the hypocrisy prevalent in the society, Nawazuddin essays the author with […]