Indian village bans women from using mobile phones

An Indian village has banned women from using mobile phones in public in an attempt to restrict their contacts with men and plans hefty fines for violators, police said Wednesday. Village elders ruled that women found using a mobile phone outside their homes would be fined Indian Rs21,000 rupees ─...

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VJ Madiha Imam Will Make Bollywood Debut With Manisha Koirala

VJ/actor Madiha Imam has caught a lucky break in Bollywood. The Weekend With Madiha host has been cast in an upcoming film Dear Maya, in which she will star with Manisha Koirala. “My character Anna is a 16 year old girl who lives in Shimla (India),” reveals Madiha in conversation...

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Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Movie Review

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Movie Review

In ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ the newfound team’s adventures continue as they fight their way to unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill’s true parentage. REVIEW: With the exception of ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has notoriously struggled with their sequels. Be it Iron Man,...

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Mardan Police Admit PTI Councillor Involved In Mashal Khan Lynching Still At Large

Mardan Police Admit PTI Councillor Involved In Mashal Khan Lynching Still At Large

Arif Khan, a Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) councillor who was seen warning a crowd not to name Mashal Khan’s murderer after the student’s lynching, has yet to be arrested, police officials in Mardan told DawnNews. Arif was previously thought to have been arrested after police unveiled a list of 49 identified...

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Whale’s Eye View: Footage Reveals Hidden Whale World

Whale’s Eye View: Footage Reveals Hidden Whale World

In a new study by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Oregon State University in March, scientists in remote Antarctica have attached cameras with speedometers and suction cups to the backs of minke and humpback whales. The stunning footage has revealed feeding habits and social interactions, while also shedding light...

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The Hard Life Of India’s Illegal Sewer Cleaners

The Hard Life Of India’s Illegal Sewer Cleaners

Over 1 million people in India’s “untouchable” caste are still tasked with cleaning sewers, drains, and latrines — with no protective gear.

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How The Screens Inside Movies Build Fictional Worlds

How The Screens Inside Movies Build Fictional Worlds

Cinematic worlds don’t just happen. Vox’s Phil Edwards spoke with Todd Marks about how they actually make the TVs and computers in movies.

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Supreme Court Rejects SBP, SECP’s Nominees For Panama Case JIT

Supreme Court Rejects SBP, SECP’s Nominees For Panama Case JIT

A Special bench of the Supreme Court(SC) overseeing implementation of the Panama Papers case verdict on Wednesday rejected the the Securities and Exchange Commission Pakistan (SECP) and the State Bank of Pakistan’s (SBP) nominees for a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his sons’ business dealings...

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Misbah ul Haq Becomes First Player To Score Two 99s In A Series

Misbah ul Haq Becomes First Player To Score Two 99s In A Series

Misbah-ul-Haq missed a Test century by one run for the second consecutive match but Azhar Ali completed three figures as Pakistan took a first innings lead of 81, totalling 393 in reply to the West Indies’ 312 on the third day of the second Test at Kensington Oval in Barbados...

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Kubra Khan Show Her Moves At Live Show

Kubra Khan Show Her Moves At Live Show

‘Kubra Khan is a Pakistani actress and fashion model. She made her film debut in the 2014 Pakistani comedy-thriller film Na Maloom Afraad. Khan also marked her Bollywood debut in the 2015 film Welcome 2 Karachi. Before acting in films, Khan worked as a fashion model. In 2013, she was...

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