Chief Minister condoles demise of Muhammad Ahsan Ahsan
September 13, 2017

Chief Minister condoles demise of Muhammad Ahsan Ahsan     SRINAGAR, SEP 13 (PTK): Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has condoled the demise of noted literary activist Muhammad Ahsan Ahsan who passed away yesterday.   In her condolence message, the Chief Minister recalled the vociferous activism of the deceased for the protection of Kashmiri.

Waza terms Rajnath’s visit as Futile exercise
September 13, 2017

Waza terms Rajnath’s visit as Futile exercise   ANANTNAG, SEP 13 (PTK): Executive member of Hurriyat Conference (M)  and Chairman Jammu and Kashmir People’s League Mukhtar Ahmad Waza today while reacting the recent visit of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to J&K as futile exercise.   Waza said by keeping Hurriyat leadership under detention,.

Pepsi Battle of the Bands: The Finalists, The Good-Bye’s & our Review
September 8, 2017

SRINAGAR/ISLAMABAD | (PTK): Pepsi Battle of the Bands has been a great show overall, & we are so curious to see who wins now as the battle nears an end pretty soon. The 6th episode started with Asrar’s performance, who is always on point with his vocals. ‘Lajpaal Ali’ made a powerful start for the episode, and all was good in P-town! Badnaam got a rightful standing ovation by the judges,.

Bidita Bag: Film industry knows importance of actors, not just stars
August 29, 2017

Actress Bidita Bag, whose latest release is ‘Babumoshai Bandookbaaz’, said the film industry knows the importance of actors and not just stars. “This industry is very fair. People in the industry are known because of their talent and their hard work. If an actor does not showcase his worth in films, then he or she will no more be a part of this industry.” Here’s.

Jan Dhan, Aadhaar, mobile trinity will bring all Indians into mainstream: Arun Jaitley
August 27, 2017

NEW DELHI: Union finance minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said JAM (Jan Dhan, Aadhaar and Mobile) trinity has ushered in a social revolution which will eventually bring all Indians into a common financial, economic and digital space, similar to how GST has created a unified market. In a Facebook post on the third anniversary of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), he said, “Just.

Zaira Wasim snaps when reporter says women are oppressed in Kashmir
August 3, 2017

Wahid Bhat   New Delhi: Zaira Wasim made a mark with her portrayal of the young Geeta Phogat in Dangal, and now, the teenager is all set to wow the audience with her next, Secret Superstar. At the trailer launch on Wednesday, the Kashmir-born Zaira snapped at a reporter who described her hometown as a place where women are not given equal opportunities. The actor immediately responded with “Who.

Pepsi Battle of the Bands – Episode 1
August 2, 2017

By Asma Farooqi/ edited by Wahid Bhat/ Rayees Magray   The widely anticipated awaited Pepsi Battle of the Bands returned to our TV screens this Sunday. At the beginning of the episode we were given a glimpse of Pepsi’s contribution to the music industry in Pakistan and what a long way they have come indeed. The pilot of the show was headlined by global hearthrob Fawad Khan and our very.

Alia Bhatt to shoot in Kashmir for Raazi?
July 31, 2017

Alia Bhatt is currently in shooting phase for Meghna Gulzar’s Raazi which is based on Harinder Sikka’s bestselling novel, Calling Sehmat. The movie is based on a Kashmiri spy (Alia Bhatt) who gets married to a Pakistani Army Officer (Vicky Kaushal). Recently, there were reports that because of safety issues, the team was going to recreate Kashmir in Mumbai instead. But an insider revealed.

Marvi Memon gets International Award in France
July 22, 2017

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State and Chairperson BISP MNA Marvi Memon has been awarded with the “Grade d’ Officer” in the National Order of Merit by President of France Emmanuel Macron. The award was presented to Marvi Memon by French ambassador Martine Dorance in a reception held at French Residence here on Friday, a press release Friday said. This eminent distinction is one of the major honors.

An Indian Actress Blamed Muslim Attendants for being Offloaded
July 20, 2017

Missing your flights and reaching the airport at the last minute is a very common thing. And for celebrities, maybe a little too common. Payal Rohatgi, an Indian actress, and a reality TV performer have appeared in a number of films and TV series. Back in January, Payal uploaded a rant video on Facebook which went viral in which she had apparently blamed ‘Muslims’ for being offloaded. According.