Donald Trump movie by “Funny or Die”

Just hours after Donald Trump won the New Hampshire presidential primary, the GOP frontrunner can add another title to his name: made-for-TV movie star. Johnny Depp stars as Trump in a web special, Funny or Die Presents Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal: The Movie, which combines Trump barbs, celebrity cameos, . . . → Read More: Donald Trump movie by “Funny or Die”

Top 100 Sci-Fi films of all time

Cinema exists to project our dreams. Science-fiction cinema exists to project our most creative dreams—time-travel, alternate worlds, expanded consciousness, and more. That’s why we’re science-fiction maniacs and why we gathered up our top 100 movies. And if your favorite isn’t on here, we want to hear about it. Warning: Here be spoilers. (For more great . . . → Read More: Top 100 Sci-Fi films of all time

Teen Talwar: A short history

Two of the most well-known monuments of Sindh’s immense capital, Karachi, are Teen Talwar and Do Talwar (three and two swords). Jutting out from the two main roundabouts on main Clifton Road, the swords are made of white marble.

Erected in 1973, they were sanctioned by the government of Z.A. Bhutto. Though the area (Clifton) . . . → Read More: Teen Talwar: A short history

Big hopes from Heart of Asia in Islamabad

Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister Hikmat Khalil Karzai on Tuesday emphasised the need for a united and collective approach to counter the menace of terrorism and violent extremism from the region.

Addressing the fifth senior officials meeting prior to the Heart of Asia conference here at the Foreign Office, he said that the Heart of Asia . . . → Read More: Big hopes from Heart of Asia in Islamabad

11.11 the day China broke online shopping record

China’s annual “Singles’ Day” started out as an occasion to celebrate the power of one: in particular, one man, no wife.

The story goes that in 1993 students at Nanjing University hatched the 11/11 custom, also known as Bachelors’ Day, “as an answer to Valentine’s Day, [when] unattached singles could buy things for . . . → Read More: 11.11 the day China broke online shopping record

USA – ‘Song of Lahore’ premieres at event hosted by Meryl Streep

Another proud moment for Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Pakistani Cinema.

Academy and Emmy Award winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy and Andy Schocken’s documentary “Song of Lahore” premiered in New York City [NYC] on the 3rd of November 2015. The premiere was hosted by legendary Academy Award winning Actress Meryl Streep at the Crosby Street Hotel in . . . → Read More: USA – ‘Song of Lahore’ premieres at event hosted by Meryl Streep

Doing it Shahzia Sikander style

(By RAZA RUMI) Pakistan’s best export to the United States is none other than the celebrated artist Shahzia Sikander. More than two decades of her multitudinous art practice has culminated in a series of recent public events that both employ her work as a highpoint of contemporary artistic expression as well as pay a . . . → Read More: Doing it Shahzia Sikander style

USA – ‘Song of Lahore’ premieres at event hosted by Meryl Streep

Academy and Emmy Award winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy and Andy Schocken’s documentary “Song of Lahore” premiered in New York City [NYC] on the 3rd of November 2015. The premiere was hosted by legendary Academy Award winning Actress Meryl Streep at the Crosby Street Hotel in New York where a special performance by The Sachal . . . → Read More: USA – ‘Song of Lahore’ premieres at event hosted by Meryl Streep

The Population Summit 2015, understanding people

The Population Summit 2015 is being organized by the Population Council’s Pakistan office, in collaboration with the Ministries of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, and Planning, Development and Reforms, Government of Pakistan. The Honorable Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, will inaugurate the summit and it will . . . → Read More: The Population Summit 2015, understanding people

Islamic fashion gets social media attention

Social media has made possible for users around the globe to contribute to the fashion industry, and is now serving as a platform to introduce Islamic fashion to the world.

The Islamic fashion industry is estimated to grow by 6% annually to reach $327 billion by 2020 and social media is helping the industry open . . . → Read More: Islamic fashion gets social media attention