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Home-grown streaming app helps Pakistan’s musicians find voice

For years, violence kept most of Pakistan’s aspiring young musicians from following their dreams, whether the threat of Taliban militant attacks or gang wars in the crowded southern port city of Karachi. Now, as law enforcement crackdowns slowly improve the security situation across the nation, …

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Screening of ‘Raees’ halted in Pakistan

LAHORE -UNS – Indian movie Raees starring Shah Rukh Khan and Mahira Khan has been put on hold for the second time in Pakistan. Initially, the Bollywood flick was approved by censor boards in Sindh and Punjab and it was all set to be screened …

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Angelina Jolie slams Trump travel ban

LOS ANGELES -UNS/Reuters – Actress and human rights advocate Angelina Jolie on Thursday said U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order barring travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries hurts vulnerable refugees and could fuel extremism. Without directly naming Trump, Jolie, who has served as a special envoy …

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Indian film ‘Kabil’ in Pakistan: Govt endorses RSS agenda

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI/R. AHMAD The nation should celebrate and express its gratitude to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for resolving the most important problem faced by Pakistan. According to details, a committee personally headed by PM allowed screening of Indian Films in Pakistan. Indian Film titled …

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Pakistani films her first priority not Indian: Mahira

KARACHI -UNS– Glamorous actress Mahira Khan has clarified that not Bollywood but Pakistani films are her first priority. She said that she doesn’t only want to become popular in Indian movies but also want to serve national film industry. The actress has appreciated government’s step …

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Michael Jackson was murdered, claims daughter

NEW YORK -uns : The teenage daughter of Michael Jackson Paris Jackson has claimed that her father was murdered. According to a foreign news website, she made the statement in an interview to an entertaiment magazine. Jackson said that her father gave clues on people …

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Stage actress Sadaf shot, injured in Jhang

JHANG -UNS : Unknown gunmen shot and injured a stage actress in Jhang district of Punjab on Thursday. According to our reporter, gunmen barged into the house of the actress Sadaf in Jhang and opened five.She was rushed to a local hospital after critical wounds. …

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ISLAMABAD -UNS: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has formed a special committee for the clearance of Indian movies to be screened in Pakistan, according to a report. The move came a month after cinema owners in Pakistan resumed screening of Indian films, lifting a self-imposed two-month …

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Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy first-ever artist to co-chair World Economic Forum

ISLAMABAD -UNS- Academy award-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy is about to become the first ever artist to co-chair the World Economic Forum. A Monday statement from Chinoy’s office says she will also speak at the 47th World Economic Forum’s annual three-day meeting starting Jan. 17 …

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Exhibitors in India worried as Shiv Sena threatens against Raees filming

LAHORE -UNS – The exhibitors in Chhattisgarh state of India are under threat from Shiv Sena against the filming of Shah Rukh Khan’s upcoming movie Raees. Shah Rukh had earlier secured a deal with Maharashtra Navnirman Sena in the state of Maharashtra but Shiv Sena …

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