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Is Imran Abbas going to act in another Bollywood film?

He was approached by Indian filmmaker Abhinav Shiv Tiwari to be part of a new project

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Bollywood film searches for Pakistani male lead in UK shoot

You need to be 40-60 years old and speak Hindi

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Four Pakistanis killed as Indian forces target working boundary

Four Pakistanis were killed when Indian forces opened unprovoked fire at Sialkot Sector on Friday. Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), in a statement, said that the Indian border forces targeted Pakistani civilian on several working boundaries at the Sialkot sector. A woman and three children were killed in the firing. Ten others were injured in…

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American woman marries Pakistani she met on Facebook

Reported by: Atif Qayum An American woman converted to Islam and married a Pakistani man from Haripur who befriended her on social media one year ago.  “I sent her a friend request after seeing her picture on Facebook. She accepted the request and our friendship blossomed into love, resulting in marriage,” said Adeel Awan who…

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Pope tells Karachi Christian he “daily prays for peace in Pakistan”

Islamabad: A Pakistani Christian whose selfie with the Pope has gone viral has spoken of his “heartache” at the treatment of minorities in Pakistan, and said the pontiff told him he was praying for peace. Daniel Bashir, a 26-year-old doctor in Karachi, told AFP he took the selfie with the leader of the world’s Catholics…

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Test ranking: No Pakistani bowler in top ten

DUBAI: Not a single Pakistani bowler could make it to the top 10 positions in the Test bowlers rankings. According to the fresh rankings by International Cricket Council, leg spinner Yasir Shah was at No. 13. South Africa’s Morne Morkel climbed five places to No.5 in the rankings. New Zealand’s Trent Boult has reached No.7…

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Pakistani jailed in Saudi Arabia eight years ago awaits execution

Reporting By Deevan Adil A Pakistani man has been in a Saudi jail for the past eight years as drugs were found on him.  Ghulam Mustafa went to Jeddah eight years ago via an agent. His family, based in Mandi bahauddin, says they lost contact with him. They recently learnt that Mustafa was awaiting his…

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This Pakistani youngster is catching mistakes on Wikipedia

Report by: Mohammad Shoaib We know that millions of people visit Wikipedia to gain knowledge but the website also contains factual errors which people are not aware of. A Pakistani boy named Saqib is correcting the mistakes mentioned mistakes on the Wikipedia pages. He also saved the reputation of the encyclopeda when the Calibri issue…

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Ahsan Khan has reasons to be happy with Chupan Chupai

Hero of the recent Pakistani comedy flick Chupan Chupai, Ahsan Khan is quite euphoric about the success of his film. Talking to media, he said his film has done a considerable business so far as it managed to attract cinemagoers. Watch what else he said.

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Video: Pakistani bowlers destroy Sri Lankan batting line-up

ABU DHABI: Pakistani bowlers skittled Sri Lankan batsmen in the first T20 between the two sides on Thursday.  Hasan Ali, Shinwari and Shadab Khan all pitched in with wickets to bowl out Sri Lanka for 102 runs from 18.3 overs. Also read: LIVE UPDATES: Pakistan win toss against Sri Lanka in 2nd T20, elect to…

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‘Pakistani butcher’ wanted for 70 murders arrested in Hungary

BUDAPEST: A Pakistani man wanted by Interpol for “70 contract murders” has been arrested in Hungary among a group of migrants caught trying to reach Austria, police said Wednesday. The 35-year-old Pakistani man was discovered when the group was apprehended near Hungary’s southern borders on Tuesday, police in Bacs-Kiskun county told AFP in a statement….

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Pak-China Friendship is not a Hoax

By Shahid Wafa We always have such people around us who have a great tendency for surprises. With their flippancy and sweeping statements they usually try to shake long-standing beliefs of society only to either look intellectual or to get attention. These days, pseudo intellectuals are trying hard to make us believe that the notion…

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Model Komal Aziz files complaint against flat owner for attacking her

KARACHI: Model Komal Aziz has filed a complaint against her flat owner for allegedly attacking her a week ago.  According to details of the complaint filed by Komal Aziz at Darakhshan police station, the flat owner had allegedly attacked her a week ago. Komal accused the flat owner of attacking her as he did want…

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Around 50 Pakistani students to get education in Greek

ISLAMABAD: As many as 50 Pakistani male and female students will get education in the field of engineering from the American University of Athens, Greece. The students will be leaving to Greece under an agreement signed between Pakistan Testing Service (PTS) and the American University of Athens. Under the agreement annually 50 Pakistani students will…

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Pakistani-American students win prestigious Hult Prize challenge

ISLAMABAD: Four Pakistani-American students have made Pakistan proud by winning the prestigious Hult Prize challenge and a $1 million award in seed capital. According to private news channel , Rutgers University graduates Hanaa Lakhani, Moneed Mian, Hasan Usmani, as well as CEO Gia Farooqi, are one step closer to turning their idea for tackling the…

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Pakistani student achieves highest honour at Oxford University

ISLAMABAD: Setting an example and making history at the same time, Pakistan’s Kanza Azeemi has achieved the highest honour (the Saïd Prize) as an MBA student at the University of Oxford. Kanza Azeemi, completed her Masters in Business Administration from Said Business School and was a member of St. Hugh’s College at the University of…

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PM urges FPSC to ensure merit-based recruitment

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Thursday urged the Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) to play its vital role by ensuring transparent and merit-based recruitment process. He was talking to Chairman FPSC Naveed Akram Cheema who called on him here at the PM Office. Chairman Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) briefed the Prime Minister about the…

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Two Pakistani cyclists to participate in World Cycling Championship 

ISLAMABAD: Two Pakistani cyclists will participate in World Cycling Championship which is scheduled to be held in Norway from September 16. According to Pakistan Cycling Federation (PCF) Secretary, Syed Azhar Ali Shah the championship would continue till September 22. “The two cyclists to take part in the championship include Arslan Anjum and Awais Khan,” he…

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Sameera Lakhani, another entity of pride for Pakistan

By Farah Jamil “A woman is a full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” ~ Diane Mariechild     Sameera Lakhani – 20, proved the quote right by becoming the youngest Pakistan ACCA affiliate in the world at the age of 17. Someone who wants to have a successful life – must…

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Nazia Hassan lives on in our hearts!

NEWS DESK: The 17th death anniversary of Pakistani pop singer Nazia Hassan is being observed today. Nazia started her music career at the age of 10 and became one of the most prominent singers in Pakistan, India and abroad. She received numerous national and international awards including Pakistan’s highest civilian award and Pride of Performance….

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Marriyum Aurangzeb terms Imran Khan ‘professor of politics’

PESHAWAR: State Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that PTI Chairman Imran Khan is a professor of politics, Samaa reported.. She made the statement while speaking to media on Thursday. Targeting PTI Chairman Imran Khan in the media talk, she said that Tehreek-e-Insaf chief has no concern for national issues. “He becomes…

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