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Island, Gwadar, master plan, Pakistan, Gwadar island

Pakistan’s first man-made island to be built in Gwadar at a cost of $10 billion

A man-made Island, said to be first of a kind in Pakistan, is to be built in Gwadar at a cost of over $10 Billion. The ‘Chaand Taara’ shaped islands representing...

Aziz Fatima, Gandhi, Maulana Mohammad Ali Jauhar, granddaughter, Karachi

Aziz Fatima, the baby cradled by Gandhi in this 1931 photo, passes away

Aziz Fatima, the granddaughter of Maulana Mohammad Ali Jauhar, has passed away in Karachi. She was 88 years old.   The funeral prayers were offered at her home on Feb...

Nishat Cinema, Karachi, Pakistan, plot, M.A Jinnah Road

People saddened as Pakistan’s historical Nishat Cinema is no more

Pakistan’s iconic Nishat Cinema turned into an open ground following demolition. The historical cinema was set on fire by a charged mob in Karachi some eight years ago...

Pakistan, FATF, grey list, blacklist

Blacklisting fear: Will Pakistan survive the FATF hammer?

The decision on inclusion of removal of Pakistan’s name from the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) grey list will likely be taken by the end of February, 2020....

Female tourist, Maldives, tourist, indecent exposure, Maldives indecent exposure

WATCH: Female tourist arrested in Maldives over ‘indecent exposure’

A British woman visiting the Maldives was arrested for “indecent exposure” at a public beach in an incident that led local authorities to issue an apology. A holiday...

Salman Sheikh, Hira Mani, husband, Mere Paas Tum Ho

Hira Mani’s husband REVEALS why he never questions his wife’s choices

Salman Sheikh aka Mani, the husband of Pakistani actress Hira Mani, has said that he never questions his wife’s choices because “[he is one of them]”...

Usman Buzdar, Prime Minister, Imran Khan, Punjab, Chief Minister, Bushra Bibi

Imran appointed Usman Buzdar as CM Punjab as he was told to bring someone whose name starts with Urdu letter ع: report

The election of relatively-unknown Usman Buzdar to the coveted office of Punjab after Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s triumph in polls often comes under discussion, but it...

Mahira Khan, Humayun Saeed, PISA, PISA 2020

Pakistani stars light up awards show in Dubai

The inaugural edition of Pakistan International Screen Awards (PISA) 2020 was held in Dubai on Feb 7 with a glittering ceremony. It was a night of glory, glamour and...