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Arts & Leisure - Arts

Now, you can delete 'awkward' messages, before the recipient reads them Ever sent a message you regretted? Now, there’s a way to delete them before it reaches the recipient.Every phone owner has to face this particular dilemma sometimes i.e. written a text message, clicked send and then regretted afterwards.Finally there’s a way now to reverse your mistake just before the recipient reads it? How, you may ask, a new app has hit the shelves answering the questions we’ve all been waiting for. According to Mirror Online, enters the ‘Protect Your Privates,’ an app which offers the much awaited security settings. If you've mistakenly sent a message you deeply regret, simply tap the 'recall' button and it just vanishes, magic isn’t it.The app also erases your message from the server as well, which is similar to like you never sent a message at all.As per the Inquirer, how the apple is able to do this? The answer is, the app comes with ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Deepika Padukone Secretly Engaged? Bollywood leggy beauty Deepika Padukone who is currently shooting for her debut Hollywood movie ‘XXX; Returns of Xander Cage’ in Toronto, has became the most talked about topic of today as Hema Malini’s morning post took everyone by surprise. Veteran actress Hema Malini today posted a tweet congratulating Deepika on her engagement and what followed next was absolute madness. The fan and followers of Deepika Padukone were shocked to hear the news but as soon ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Killing Freedom of Expression; Controversial ‘Maalik’ Banned Across Pakistan Three weeks after the Ashir Azeem’s directorial ‘Maalik’ premiered at theatres across Pakistan, the federal information ministry and Sindh government has slapped a ban on the film. No reason has been specified in the notification released, but the film has been accused by some quarters of promoting ethnic racism and showing Pakistani politicians in bad light. “The information ministry reserves the right to ban any film at any time. Maalik has been banned because it ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Salman Khan’s Exes Came To His Rescue Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has been surrounded by a recent controversy as he was appointed as the India’s Goodwill Ambassador for Rio Olympics 2016. Ex-girlfriend Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Katrina Kaif along with the other Bollywood celebrities came in support of the actor. At an event, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan openly supported Salman Khan as a Goodwill Ambassador for Olympics 2016. She said, “Anybody who is doing good to represent the country and anybody who is working ...

Arts & Leisure - Arts

US returns Pakistan’s stolen Buddha sculpture The US has returned the ancient sculpture of Buddha to Pakistan, which was stolen from Swat in 1980’s.According to BBC, the rare sculpture of Buddha, dated back to 2nd Century, was taken from the Swat valley and smuggled to USA, the sculpture worth’s more than $1 million.As per The Australian, the piece called ‘Buddhapada,’ was returned by New York prosecutors to Pakistani deputy chief of mission Rizwan Saeed Sheikh, who said that it will remain ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Watch; Angry Protestors Surround Kabir Khan at Karachi Airport Indian director Kabir Khan who recently came to Pakistan to attend a marketing conference was heckled at the Karachi airport on Tuesday by protesters who waved shoes at him and shouted anti-India slogans as he was about to board a plane for Lahore. The protesters angry over what they called Khan’s ‘anti-Pakistan films’ questioned why he did not make similar movies about India’s premier spy agency, the Research and Analysis Wing (RAW). Soon after the ...

Arts & Leisure - Arts

Nigar Nazar, Pakistan’s first female cartoonist Despite many flaws, Pakistan remains a goldmine of talent, for example Nigar Nazar, who is by the way, Pakistan's first female professional cartoonist.According to BBC, Nazar almost ended up becoming a doctor. She said, “In college I was studying to become a doctor, but I was constantly doodling in the margins of my medical books.” “Shortly afterwards I decided to take a U-turn and managed to persuade my parents to let me take fine arts,” ...