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Arts & Leisure - Arts

Queen of Melody Noor Jehan remembered on her 16th death anniversary December 23, 2016 marks the 16th death anniversary of Noor Jehan, known by her honorific title of Malika-e-Tarannum. She is known as one of the greatest singer of all-time in South Asia. Quran Khawani will be held for the legendary singer today and people belonging to Pakistan film industry will also pay a rich tribute to the services of Madam. With a successful career that spans over seven decades, she recorded about 10,000 songs in many languages including Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi and Sindhi. It is no surprise that she lent her voice to the highest number of film songs in the history of Pakistani cinema and was also the first female local film director. In 1957 Noor Jahan was awarded the President's Award for her acting and singing capabilities. On December 23 2000 Noor Jahan died as a result of heart failure and was buried in Karachi.Copyright Business Recorder, 2016 ...

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Social media rages over Saif-Kareena's baby name He was barely few hours old when he became the next big thing in India. Actors Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoors new born who they named Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi became topic of debate on different social media networks. The name given to the star couple's son was trending on social media platforms as Taimur was the founder of the Timurid Empire in Persia and Central Asia and had invaded India in 1398. Many ...

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Special exhibition on Quaid-e-Azam Birthday at National Museum, Karachi KARACHI: In connection with the birth anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, a special exhibition would be organized at the National Museum of Pakistan, Karachi.An announcement here on Thursday said that the exhibition would be inaugurated on December 23.The exhibit would include relics, photographs depicting social and political life and also personal effects of the Father of the Nation.The relics would include passport belonging to Quaid-e-Azam, a sword presented by Muslim League Aligarh to the ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Don Abdul Latif's son to take Shah Rukh Khan's 'Raees' to court Shah Rukh Khan's Raees has been in news ever since its first look was released. After facing back to back controversies, once again the movie has got all the attention. After the trailer went viral, Don Abdul Latif's son Mushtaq Sheikh has issued a fresh warning to the makers of the film.Earlier in April, Ahmedabad-based liquor Mafioso, Abdul Latif's son Mushtaq Sheikh filed a Rs 100 crore defamation suit in the Gujarat High Court against ...

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Love conquers all; story of Pakistani-Indian couple who got married defying all odds Huda and Maneet tied the knot in Dubai earlier this year, but their love story has been touching million of hearts after their wedding video went viral and took internet by storm. Huda is a Pakistani Muslim girl, and Maneet, an Indian Jain decided to tie the knot after dating for four years, but their parents didnt accept their relationship due to cultural and religious differences. Today, their triumphant wedding video has gone viral across ...

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Post divorce, Karisma Kapoor secretly got engaged? Its a double celebration time for Kapoor family, after Kareena Kapoor Khan gave birth to a baby boy (Taimur Ali Khan), Kapoor family has got another reason to celebrate. Soon after Taimur Ali Khan was born, Saif Ali Khan, Karisma Kapoor and other family members headed for a celebratory lunch. A picture from the lunch where Saif and Karisma are clinking their champagne glasses has become quite the talking point. Reason because Karisma has been ...

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Priyanka Chopra plans New Year with Kapil Sharma After landing in India, Global icon Priyanka Chopra has some special plans in her homeland. PeeCee will shoot the special episode of The Kapil Sharma show in Mumbai and it will be aired on New Years Day. The actress has been a regular guest on Kapil's show and her last visit was when she was promoting Bajirao Mastani.Not only that, the Quantico actor will also appear in a popular talk show Koffee with Karan. Priyanka ...