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Kumail Nanjiani’s ‘The Big Sick’ wins at Hollywood Film Awards

Kumail Nanjiani's 'The Big Sick' wins at Hollywood Film Awards

Pakistani-American actor Kumail Nanjiani has starred in the romantic comedy film The Big Sick, which he wrote with his wife Emily V. Gordaon Pakistani-American stand-up comedian and actor Kumail Nanjiani definitely has a bright future in Hollywood as his debut film The Big Sick has clinched an award at the 2017 Hollywood Film Awards. The film based on Nanjiani’s story, ... Read More »

Female Weightlifter from Peshawar won silver medal in Australia

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Maryam Nasim changing the game and making her mark in the world of powerlifting A female Weightlifter Maryam Nasim belongs to Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has won silver medal in Australia Maryam won a silver medal in a weightlifting competition in 57-kg category in Melbourne and to her it’s a tremendous achievement for someone who’s been weightlifting for just two years. As ... Read More »

Alibaba’s Jack Ma to star in short ‘kung fu film’

Alibaba's Jack Ma to star in short ‘kung fu film’

Jack Ma is famous for martial arts stunts and singing on stage The legendary Chinese billionaire entrepreneur and e-commerce tycoon Jack Ma has confirmed that he is starring in a movie alongside martial arts masters Jet Li and Donnie Yen. Founder and CEO of world’s renowned Alibaba Group, Jack Ma, is ready to make his debut next month in a ... Read More »

Shehzad Roy designated UNODC Goodwill Ambassador

Shehzad Roy designated UNODC Goodwill Ambassador

Pakistan has awarded Roy by ‘Sitara-e-Imtiaz’ in 2005 in honour of undisputed efforts humanity United Nations office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has appointed Pakistan’s renowned musician and singer Shehzad Roy as its National Good will ambassador. Shehzad Roy appointment is aimed at increasing visibility and assistance in mobilizing support for drug demand reduction, prevention and treatment. Pakistani veteran star ... Read More »

Riz Ahmed is the first Muslim and South-Asian actor to win Acting Emmy

Riz Ahmed is the first Muslim and South-Asian actor to win Acting Emmy

“On The Night Of” Riz Ahmad plays Pakistani-American student who finds himself involved in a murder investigation British-Pakistani actor, Rizwan ‘Riz’ Ahmed won the best actor in a limited series or a television movie award at last night’s Emmys for his performance “OnThe Night Of”. Riz Ahmed has made a history to become the first Muslim and South Asian male ... Read More »

7 things you can expect in Game of Thrones season 7 finale

Game of Thrones season 7 finale

Jon Snow will finally meet Cersei as the Targaryen’s, Lannister’s and Stark’s clash in Game of Thrones finale Game of Thrones Season 7 is gearing up for a much-anticipated finale episode. All the excitement that the show has been building up these past six seasons will come down to this: an epic meeting featuring all the major characters. The final episode of ... Read More »

Two Pakistani documentaries nominated for Emmys

Two Pakistani documentaries nominated for Emmys

Emmy nomination for two Pakistani film makers is a proud moment for all Pakistan film makers and showbiz industry have another pride moment as two of Pakistani films one by Sharmeen Chinoy and second by Muhammad Ali Naqvi has been nominated for the 38th annual news and documentary Emmy Awards. Pakistani documentaries “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness” and “Among ... Read More »

Shooting of upcoming Pakistani movie ‘Wajood’ completed in Turkey

The cast of Pakistani movie 'Wajood' in Turkey's Rize city with Governor.

The movie ‘Wajood’ has been shot at various locations in Turkey — including Rize, Antalya and Istanbul The shooting of upcoming Pakistani film “Wajood” has been completed in the scenic Turkey. “Wajood” has been shot at various locations in Turkey — including Rize, Antalya and Istanbul. The movie is directed by well-known director, producer and actor Javed Sheikh. The cast includes ... Read More »

US singer Katy Perry makes Twitter history with 100M followers

US singer Katy Perry makes Twitter history with 100M followers

Barack Obama, Taylor Swift, Rihanna and Justin Bieber are in the top five for most Twitter followers US singer-songwriter and pop star Katy Perry has made social media history by becoming the first person to reach 100M followers on Twitter. According to the website Twitter announcement, the singer Katy Perry has become the first person to achieve the milestone of 100 ... Read More »

Pakistan-India Champions Trophy final promises clash of styles for Cricket fans

Pakistan-India Champions Trophy final

Pakistan-India Champions Trophy final at The Oval London is the mother of all finals Two Asian cricketing giants and arch-rivals Pakistan and India are set to put up a brilliant show in the final of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 on Sunday. India-Pakistan matches over the years have been high-voltage clashes with tempers boiling over. The often tense political relations between the neighbouring nations ... Read More »

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