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Hamza Ali Abbasi to make short film on Peshawar attack January 16, 2015 marks one month to the monstrous attack at Army Public School Peshawar, which took the lives of more than 150 people, most of whom were school children. Yesterday different parts of the country mourns the one month anniversary of the hideous attack.Pakistani actor Hamza Ali Abbasi who is very vocal about his opinions on social media, has revealed that he will be making a short telefilm on the Peshawar attack. He shared this on his official Facebook account saying, “I am privileged to have been given a responsibility of making a telefilm on the 16th Dec attack. I am thankful to ISPR for the consideration. It will not be just a tribute to the martyrs of 16th Dec but will also help in making people understand what happened and most of all why it happened”.Currently, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) is running the poignant musical tribute ‘Bara Dushman ...

Kangana Ranaut, Imran Khan pair up for ‘Katti Batti’ The makers have revealed the first look of Kangana Ranaut and Imran Khan starrer ‘Katti Batti’.According to Indian media reports, the film is directed by Nikhil Advani, the story of the film coincides with the director’s previous popular venture ‘Salaam Namaste’. The story of ‘Katti Batti’ revolves around Payal (Kangana Ranaut) and Maddy (Imran Khan).The movie is again about new-age relationships and the changing equations between couples. In the film Imran Khan looks adorable as ...

Huawei launches its new ‘Ascend Y550’ Smartphone in Pakistan Lahore: Huawei is a global leader in innovative telecom technologies, which has now launched its powerful new Smartphone Ascend Y550 in Pakistan. Featuring the 4G-LTE enabled connectivity, this new device promises to fulfill all the social networking, communication and info-tainment needs of the tech-savvy and ambitious consumers. Through a special launch offer, the buyers of Huawei Ascend Y550 will get a Free 6 GB Zong 4G- LTE data package for 3 months.The President of Huawei ...

Faysal Qureshi back on small screen with ‘Aashiq Hussain’ Faysal Qureshi’s appearance in a famous drama series ‘Bashar Momin’ has made him one of the most soughed out actors in Pakistan entertainment industry. He started hosting the morning show ‘Muskurati Morning’ on TV One along with Ayesha Khalid in 2010. Now he will be seen in another social drama ‘Aashiq Hussain’ on ARY Digital.As per media reports he is very much excited for his upcoming drama serial ‘Aashiq Hussain’ in which viewers will see ...

French filmmaker Luc Besson writes open letter to young Muslims French filmmaker Luc Besson has expressed his support to the Muslim community in an open letter published in a French daily newspaper ‘Le Monde’. In an open letter, the French director behind the summer blockbuster ‘Lucy’ and 2012 hit ‘Taken 2’ urged young Muslims to pick up pens instead of guns and implored the French government to come up with education and employment solutions to help alienated youth.He wrote, “My brother, if you knew how ...

Kareena Kapoor Khan ageing gracefully Speaking about what beauty means to her, Bollywood diva Kareena Kapoor Khan said that she is a live example of ageing gracefully. According to an Indian tabloid ‘Heroine’ actress said, “I think I am the biggest advocate of ageing gracefully. I love the lines of a face as they describe the life you have lived. Grey hair makes you look very elegant. I am happy to grow old naturally. Botox is just not for me”. ...

Russian Oscar-nominated drama stirs controversy at home MOSCOW: Russian director Andrei Zvyagintsev's sombre social drama "Leviathan" may have been nominated for an Oscar, but at home the film has sparked heated debate, with the arts minister claiming it blackens Russia's image.The film will not even be released in Russia until next month, but that hasn't proved an impediment to criticism, reminding observers of the Soviet joke about the hate campaign against Boris Pasternak's novel "Doctor Zhivago": "I haven't read it but I ...


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