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Arts & Leisure - Arts

'Intizar Hussain towering personality of literature' MULTAN: Diction used by different female characters in novels of iconic writer Intizar Hussain is beautiful and decent.He also highlighted strong belief of women in superstitions through female characters besides their other behaviours.Head of Urdu Department Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU) Dr Aqeela Javid expressed these views while talking to APP here on Wednesday.She said Intizar Hussain was a towering personality of Urdu literature and added that he was a follower of traditions of the past."Intizar sahib was a literary figure with distinctive style whose accent was matchless," Dr Aqeela said and added that she had a chance to spend some time with him in a SAARC conference in India where he was honoured and respected a lot.Former Principal Govt Post Graduate Civil Lines College Prof Anwar Jamal said with the legendary writer's demise a century of literature had buried.Anwar Jamal who himself is a poet and an author of books ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Some Facts You May Not Have Known About Sonam Sonam Kapoor made her debut with the bollywood film ‘Saawariya’. She got her first commercial success with the romantic comedy ‘I Hate Luv Storys’ in 2010 followed by ‘Aisha’, ‘Mausam’ and ‘Raanjhanaa’. She is acknowledged as a fashionista and praised for her unique sense of style. She is recently seen in 'Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo' opposite Salman Khan and her upcoming movies are ‘Battle for Bittora’ and ‘Neerja Bhanot’. Let’s have a look at some ...

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Ch Rehmat Ali remembered on his death anniversary ISLAMABAD: Founder of Pakistan National Movement Chaudhry Rehmat Ali was remembered on his 65th death anniversary on Wednesday.He is credited with creating the name "Pakistan" for a separate Muslim homeland in South Asia.He was born in a Muslim family in Hoshiarpur District of Indian Punjab in 1895. After graduating from Islamia Madrassa Lahore in 1918, he taught at Aitchison College Lahore before joining Punjab University to study law.In 1930, he moved to England to join ...

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Pakistan Fashion Expo to start on Feb 27 ISLAMABAD: The Capital Club is holding Pakistan Fashion Expo (PFE) here on February 27 and 28 featuring the haute couture to support fashion industry in the federal capital.PFE is an internationally cultured runway exposition produced by Capital Club and Team PFE. Celebrating their season of runway shows, PFE is launching its movement in Islamabad, showcasing established designers, brands and rising icons in the fashion industry, said the organisers.PFE attracts hundreds of guests in its various ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Katrina Kaif finally opens up, talks about love Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif has been flooded with questions about her break up with boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor.According to Bollywood life, The actress admitted that it is ‘disheartening’ to read breaking news stories on her personal life (break-up with Ranbir Kapoor) and she also added that she would be happy if the media instead focused on how she is one of the ‘top five actresses’ in Bollywood today and talk about her career growth. Katrina also ...

Arts & Leisure - Music

Lady Gaga to lead Bowie tribute at Grammys LOS ANGELES: Lady Gaga will lead a tribute to late rock legend David Bowie at the Grammy Awards on February 15, organizers of the music industry's annual gala announced Tuesday.Gaga will perform "a multisensory testament to the icon's incredible artistry and a reflection of his limitless creativity," the Recording Academy said in a statement.The tribute will be directed by Nile Rodgers of Chic fame, a longtime friend of Bowie who produced his disco-infused 1983 album ...

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Have Virat Kohli and Anushka officially ended their relationship After rumours of Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif's break-up made headlines, now hear that Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma too are likely to part ways.For past few days, news related to the couple's alleged split has been doing the rounds. As per Zee News report, In fact, their fans went into frenzy on social media when they realized that two have unfollowed each other on Instagram, hinting at the possibility of a break-up.A lot of ...