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Coke Studio opens Season Six with “Jogi”

Coke Studio introduced Season Six’s diverse flavours and elements with “Jogi”, a song that brings the funk and groove of Western Brass elements to Qawwali. Aired on October 20th 2013, “Jogi” is the first single  rele...


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Rahat Fateh Ali Khan commemorates Defense Day with “Khuda Raakhay” – A tribute to the immortal heroes of the 1965 war

Pakistan’s leading music artist, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, has released a unique musical tribute to the martyrs of the 1965 war on the occasion of Defense Day. The nationalistic melody, titled “Khuda Raakhay”, aims at ignitin...



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Academy Award Winning Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy attended The Sound of Change Live Concert presented by CHIME FOR CHANGE Founded by Gucci in London

Academy Award Winning Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy participated as a presenter representing Pakistan in ‘The Sound of Change Live’ concert, presented by CHIME FOR CHANGE, recently founded by Gucci, which campaigns for im...


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No G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation for Pakistani Movie Fans

Article by Sidrah Zaheer Pakistan is not known for censorship of a lot of Hollywood films which essentially bears hollowness to the indigenous culture of the country, but it does ban films politically loaded making statements a...


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Madonna to Sell Leger’s Painting to Fund Girls’ Education in Pakistan

Article by Sidrah Zaheer Madonna is known for a lot of different things and most of them are for weird reasons, but despite the image of an eccentric celebrity that she maintains, she is also respected for socially-conscious ca...



Dessert Cook Book 'Deliciously Yours' by Lal Majid

Karachi: Markings Publishing proudly presented their fifth title, ‘Deliciously Yours’ by leading Pakistani chocolatier Lal Majid of the eponymous Lals Chocolate.

Following the successful launches of a diverse portfolio of previous titles including ‘BHV Zoo – Life at Bahawalpur Zoo’ by Amean J, ‘Mrs. Azra Syed’s Pakistan Cooking’, ‘Dou Rukh’ by acclaimed photographers Ari...


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The US Government requests Pakistani comedians Danish Ali and Ali Gul Pir to spread humor in US

Article by Rida Naeem Pakistani jokesters Danish Ali and Ali Gul Pir recently embarked on a comedic performance tour in the US to engage the average American in cultural diplomacy through delivering chuckles, giggles, and lots ...



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Up Close with Pakistani Music Sensation, Bilal Khan

Article by Rida Naeem, Photography by Senna Ahmad Here’s a riddle for you. Who is a pakka Lahori, spicy food loving, Clark Kent-esque glasses wearing singer who has recently been performing concerts all over the US? Well, it...


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Saeein ka (US) Tour bhi Saeein!

Article by Rida Naeem Ali Gul Pir, the comedian who originated the societal idiom of referring to oneself or something as ‘Saeein’ and who infamously made Wasim Akram rap and dance, is set to land in the US for his first US...


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Acid Burn Survivor Zakia & Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy of Saving Face will be awarded the Glamour Women of the Year Award in New York on the 12th of November 2012

Acid Burn Survivor Zakia & Academy Award Winning Filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy will jointly receive the Glamour Women of the Year Award in New York on the 12th of November 2012. Glamour is honoring Zakia & Sharmeen at...