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Arts & Leisure - Arts

Dr Aneela Darbar: another success story of women empowerment in Pakistan Despite being a male-dominated and conservative society, Pakistan has managed to produce some prolific women in the field of science, medicine, engineering and technology including Oscar winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy and scientist Nargis Mavalvala. Doctor Aneela Darbar is certainly one of those the countrymen can be proud of.Aneela Darbar is currently the only US-trained female neurosurgeon in Pakistan. She specializes in minimally invasive endoscopic surgery and has worked as the Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at St. Louis University Hospital in Missouri before returning to Karachi four years ago.The percentage of women neurosurgery residents is less than that of women in general surgery. Despite advances in issues related to gender equity, barriers to recruiting and retaining women in neurosurgery continue to exist.“I tell females who want to enter this field that they should be ‘rightfully scared’. This is by far one of the most emotionally and physically taxing occupations in ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

SRK a true gentleman, takes good care of Virat in Prague We had reported earlier that Anushka Sharma is shooting in Prague with Shah Rukh Khan for her next film titled ‘The Ring’. The film is helmed by Imtiaz Ali. Well, it looks like Anushka Sharma’s trip to Prague has become more special as her boyfriend Virat Kohli joined her recently. Taking some time from his busy schedule, Virat is currently in Prague to spend some time with her.According to TOI, ''The superstar cricketer recently visited ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Which Pakistani movie ruled the box office on Eid weekend? Three Pakistani movies ‘Actor in Law’, ‘Janaan’ and ‘Zindagy Kitni Haseen Hay’ were released this Eid. All movies have big star cast and backed by big banners.This time Pakistani producers and directors are fully satisfied that only Pakistani movies were released on Eid-ul-Azha. All three films are running full house during the Eid holidays.According to reports revealed by Pakistani cinema officials, Nabeel Qureshi’s ‘Actor in Law’ is ruling over the cinemas nationwide. ‘Janaan’ follows the ...

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Teen sues parents for posting her pics on Facebook Posting pictures on Facebook and other social media platforms is a habit, common among all age groups young and old; we like to show off our lives, our successes, families etc.But what if sharing such intimate information brings disgrace to your loved ones. This is what happened to an Austrian teenager who is now suing her parents for posting embarrassing photos of her on Facebook without her consent. The young women, whose name has not ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

SRK can beat Messi, Jordan at their own game in one go! Bollywood King Shah Rukh Khan recently took to social media to share a video of himself copying NBA star Michael Jordan and Argentine footballer Lionel Messi's moves.According to Bollywood Life, Shah Rukh Khan has been shooting for Imtiaz Ali’s ‘The Ring in Amsterdam’ since the past couple of days. The actor has been shooting round the clock along with co-star Anushka Sharma, but while the duo takes a break from shoot, the superstar does some ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Is Momina Mustehsan in a relationship? The shining star of the Pakistani music industry, Momina Mustehsan made her debut with the beautiful version of 'Afreen Afreen'. Just recently the buzz was that the beautiful singer was in a relationship with none other than Ali Zafar’s brother (Danyal Zafar) who happens to be the rising star these days.Momina Mustehsan won Pakistanis over after her Coke Studio debut with ‘Afreen Afreen’, sung along with Rahat Fateh Ali Khan. Coke Studio started nine years ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Priyanka outshines Deepika to become highest paid Indian actress in the world Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra has defeated Deepika Padukone fair and square to become India’s highest paid TV actress from all over the world.A recent list released by Forbes showed Deepika Padukone as the 10th Highest Paid Actress in the World with $10 million. Apparently, Priyanka has won the baton from her with an $11 million turnover becoming the Highest Paid Actress in India.Priyanka Chopra has become the first Indian star to enter the Forbes list ...