Everything you need to know about Kotli Mian Fateh Bo: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Kotli Mian Fateh Bo: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Sanawar (Himachal Pradesh), May 21 (IANS) Six boys of Lawrence School, Sanawar, located in the picturesque Kasauli Hills here Tuesday scaled the Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain peak, school officials said.
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): On February 17, 2013, 25-year-old Muhammad Ali Murtaza from Aghaar, Kotli, the son of a Kashmiri Imam of a masjid in Lahore, was brutally tortured and killed by the Pakistani Army.
Chandigarh, May 17 (IANS) A top Congress leader displaying the manifesto of the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjab may appear odd, but that's exactly what is happening in Punjab these days.
Karachi, May 15 (ANI): Pakistan president and Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Asif Ali Zardari has approved a coalition government with Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) in Sindh province, according to PPP leader Naveed Qamar.
Islamabad, May 12 (IANS) Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was elected to the Pakistan parliament Saturday.
Dubai, May 6 (IANS) Syria has deployed missile defence batteries towards Israel in response to an alleged Israeli attack that targeted a Syrian army facility in the capital Damascus Sunday, a media report said.
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) An India-Pakistan judicial panel that visited Lahore's Jinnah Hospital where Sarabjit Singh was under treatment, has recommended that jail authorities
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New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) A report of an India-Pakistan judicial panel that visited three jails in Pakistan, including Kot Lakhpat in Lahore where Sarabjit Singh was lodged, said Friday that 535 Indian prisoners, including 483 fishermen, 'were presented before the committee'.
Lahore, May 2 (ANI): Three more doctors have been made part of earlier three-member medical board in Lahore who will perform the autopsy of Indian spy Sarabjit Singh on Thursday.
Lahore, May 2 (IANS) A six-member medical board has completed the autopsy of Sarabjit Singh, thean Indian death row prisoner who died Thursday following a savage assault in Kot Lakhpat jail here, a media report said.
Lahore, May 2 (IANS) Three more doctors were added Thursday to a three-member medical board that will perform the postmortem Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh, a media report said.
Islamabad, Apr. 30 (Xinhua-ANI): Unidentified gunmen shot dead an election candidate and his two supporters in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province early Tuesday, an official said.
Islamabad, April 30 (IANS) An election candidate and his two supporters were gunned down in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province Tuesday, an official said.
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Composer Vishal Dadlani, who is one of the judges on upcoming singing reality show "Indian Idol Junior", says he finds it difficult to judge children.
Peshawar, Apr. 12 (ANI): Pakistan's secular political party- Awami National Party- which governed Pakistan's militancy-plagued northwest for the past five years is losing hundreds of activists to Taliban attacks, and is likely to be ousted from power by Islamist hard-liners in the May election.
Film: "Commando"; Music Director: Mannan Shah; Lyricist: Mayur Puri; Singers: Daler Mehendi, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sunidhi Chauhan and Dhruv Sangari; Rating: ***1/2
Sanawar (Himachal Pradesh), April 3 (IANS) They are young, but the sky is their limit. Seven boys of Lawrence School, Sanawar, in the picturesque Kasauli hills, are all set to scale Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world (29,028 feet).
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana says he is lucky to be a rare breed of actors in Bollywood who act as well as sing in their films.
Islamabad, Mar.27 (ANI): Pakistan cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan believes that his Tehrik-e-Insaaf party will be undefeatable during the general elections in May this year, given the mammoth public response to his rallies across the country.
Islamabad, Mar.24 (ANI): Pakistan's newly-named caretaker Prime Minister Justice (retired) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso on Sunday said that general elections to be held in May this year would be conducted according to the announced schedule, and added that fair and free elections is his topmost priority.
Film: "Rangrezz"; Music Directors: Sajid-Wajid, Sundar C Babu; Lyricist: Sameer; Singers: Hiral Brahmbhatt, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Wajid, Sukhvinder Singh, Shankar Mahadevan; Rating: *** and a half
Film: "Nautanki Saala", Music Directors: Falak Shabir, Mikey McCleary, Rashid Khan, Ayushmann Khurrana, and Rochak Kohli; Singers: Ayushmann Khurrana, Tulsi Kumar, Falak Shabir, Niti Mohan, Geet Sagar, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Saba Azad, and Nitin Mukesh; Rating ***
Islamabad, Mar. 9 (ANI): A female lawmaker of the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Assembly has complained about facing discrimination at the hands of male counterparts.
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The women were in their best silks, the venue was the Rashtrapati Bhawan and the occasion was International Women's Day.
Ranchi, March 6 (IANS) Four people were electrocuted while bathing in a river in Jharkhand Wednesday, police said.
Lahore, Mar. 5 (ANI): The popularity of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has increased by nine percent in two months till February, according to a Gallop survey.
New Delhi, Mar 1 (IANS) Singer Sonu Nigam has composed the title song for Anil Sharma's upcoming movie "Singh Saheb The Great".
London, Mar. 1 (ANI): The army in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) has said it is investigating the alleged torture of a local youth that led to his death last week.
Islamabad, Feb. 19 (ANI): Afghan intelligence officials have claimed to have arrested the former second-in-command of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Maulvi Faqir, along with four other accomplices, while trying to enter Pakistan's Tirah Valley from Afghanistan's Nangarhar province.
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) A 38-year-old man was killed and four others - among them two women - were injured in a clash here between two groups over land, police said Monday.
Lahore, Feb. 6 (ANI): Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed has urged India to "leave Kashmir", while addressing a rally in Lahore to mark Kashmir Solidarity Day on Tuesday.
Chandigarh, Feb 5 (IANS) A six-student team will make a bid for a world record to become the first school team to scale Mt. Everest, the highest peak in the world.
Islamabad, Feb 3 (IANS) The body of a Pakistani investigator, probing a corruption case involving Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf and found hanging last month, has been exhumed from his grave for investigation, a media report said.
Islamabad, Feb 1 (IANS) At least 22 people were killed and 40 injured Friday when a suicide bomber triggered a massive explosion that tore through worshippers who poured out of a mosque in a crowded market in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, said media reports.
Islamabad, Feb 1 (IANS) At least 22 people were killed and over 40 others injured Friday when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a mosque in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, media reports said.
Islamabad, Feb. 1 (Xinhua-ANI): At least 12 people were killed and over 20 others injured when a bomb exploded outside a mosque in Pakistan's northwest district of Hangu on Friday afternoon, police said.
Islamabad, Jan 26 (ANI): The Information Minister of Pakistan's Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Mian Iftikhar Hussain, has said that talks with the Taliban are necessary to secure lasting peace.
Islamabad, Jan 21 (IANS) A senior Pakistani officer, who was investigating a case against Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf and was found hanging Jan 18, was even prepared to quit his job, a media report said Monday.
Islamabad, Jan 19 (IANS) The body of Pakistani investigation officer Kamran Faisal, who was probing a power projects case involving Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf and who was found hanging, bears torture marks, his relatives have alleged.
Agartala, Jan 13 (IANS) Hours after the AICC announced the names of Congress candidates for the Feb 14 assembly elections in Tripura, local leaders and workers in as many as 11 places in the state openly revolted, demanding change in nominations.
Lahore, Dec. 29 (ANI): The Lahore High Court has asked the police to file a report over the disappearance of Canadian Sikh woman identified as Rajvindar Kaur Gill.
Islamabad, December 25 (ANI): Carrot can offer prevention against different ailments, say health experts.
Peshawar, Dec. 19 (ANI): A provincial Information Minister of Pakistan has said that the identities of the terrorists involved in the attack on the Peshawar airport and the gunfight that ensued the following day, have been identified.
Lahore, Dec. 18 (ANI): The year 2012 saw a sharp rise in attacks on places of worship of minority communities in Pakistan. Nine places of worship, including five churches and three Hindu temples, have been damaged, destroyed or vandalised in Pakistan so far this year.
Islamabad, Dec 18 (IANS) Terrorist groups in Pakistan have been using tattoos like skull and horn to identify themselves, a provincial minister has said.
Hyderabad, Dec 17 (IANS) Three people were killed and six injured when a man opened fire during a clash between two groups in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool district, police said Monday.
Peshawar, Dec. 12 (ANI): Legendary Indian actor Dilip Kumar's ancestral home in Peshawar would be acquired and preserved by the provincial government as national heritage, Minister for Culture, Mian Iftikhar Hussain announced on the actor's 90th birthday on Tuesday.
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Film: 'Dabangg 2'; Music Director: Sajid?Wajid; Lyricists: Jalees Sherwani, Irshad Kamil and Sameer; Singers: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Shreya Ghoshal, Mamta Sharma, Wajid, Keerthi Sagathia, Sonu Nigam, Tulsi Kumar, Sukhwinder Singh; Rating: ***
Islamabad, Nov 25 (IANS) At least five people were killed and more than 80 injured Sunday when a blast hit a procession taken out by Shia Muslims in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, officials said.
Patna, Nov 10 (IANS) A Bihar legislator has been arrested in Nepal over his alleged involvement in the abduction of a Nepali businessman, police said Saturday.
Patna, Nov 9 (IANS) A special court Friday sentenced one more person to life imprisonment for the murder of CPI-ML leader and former JNU students union president Chandrasekhar in Bihar 15 years ago, a lawyer said.
Islamabad, Nov. 5 (ANI): A woman who killed her teenage daughter by splashing acid on her face and body after she and her husband caught her talking to a boy, has said it was the girl's destiny to die that way.
Islamabad, Nov. 1 (ANI): The chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on National Security (PCNS), Mian Raza Rabbani, has said that Pakistan requires a new counter-terrorism law in order overcome the threat of terrorism in the country.
London, Oct. 31 (ANI): The hospital treating Pakistani teen education campaigner Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Pakistani Taliban, had to turn away quite a number of Pakistani VIPs keen on spending time at her bedside, according to hospital staff.
Islamabad, Oct. 26 (ANI): The father of 15-year-old education campaigner Malala Yousufzai, who was shot by the Pakistani Taliban for advocating girls' right to education and is currently recuperating at a hospital in the United Kingdom, has vowed that his daughter will return to Pakistan after her medical treatment was over, dispelling the notion that his family would seek asylum abroad.
Amritsar, Oct.21 (ANI): Sufi singers from India, Pakistan and other nations participated in a concert organised here to foster bonds of friendship, goodwill, mutual trust and harmony.
Lahore, Oct. 15 (ANI): Convicts and under-trial prisoners, confined in 32 jails across Pakistan's Punjab province, can now call their loved ones free of cost over landlines.
Film: "Son of Sardaar"; Music Directors: Sajid-Wajid, Himesh Reshammiya and Sandeep Chowta; Lyricists: Sameer Anjaan, Shabbir Ahmed and Irshad Kamil; Singers: Himesh Reshamiya, Aman Trikha, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Mika Singh, Bhavya Pandit, Vikas Bhalla, Amit Trikha, Vineet Singh, Mamta Sharma, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Ajay Devgn; Rating: ***
Islamabad, Oct 12 (IANS) Pakistan Friday observed Youm-e-Dua to pray for early recovery of teenaged peace campaigner Malala Yousufzai who was shot and critically injured by the Taliban.
London, Oct. 11 (ANI): Pakistani officials have offered a reward of 10 million rupees for information leading to the arrest of the attackers of 14-year-old rights activist Malala Yousafzai.
Islamabad, Sep 29 (ANI): In wake of the six-point plan laid down by Baloch Nationalist Party leader Sardar Akhtar Mengal as a precondition for talks, the nation's top military leaders rushed to vindicate themselves from the Balochistan issue, stoutly denying that the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and Military Intelligence (MI) had any involvement in enforced disappearances.
Peshawar, Sept. 24 (ANI): Legendary Bollywood showman Raj Kapoor's ancestral home in Pakistan's walled city of Peshawar is to be converted into a museum by the end of this year.
Kolkata, Sep 20 (IANS) Pakistani Sufi rock band Raeth is set to amp up India's music meter as Bollywood beckons it and it lines up collaborations with Indian artists.
Islamabad, Sept. 16 (ANI): A delegation of the United Nations Working Group on Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances has discussed the issue of missing persons with Pakistani delegations belonging to various groups and political parties in Quetta.
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) At least two people were killed Monday when a suicide bomber rammed his car packed with explosives into a US consulate vehicle near a UN office in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar. The US embassy said none of its nationals was killed in the attack.
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Four people, including two Americans, were killed Monday when a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a US consulate vehicle near a UN office in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar, a minister said. The US embassy, however, denied that its nationals were killed.
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) The US embassy here Monday denied that two Americans were killed in a car bomb attack in Peshawar.
Islamabad, Sept. 3 (Xinhua-ANI): Two Americans were among four people killed in a suicide blast that occurred early Monday morning in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar, said a senior local official.
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) Two Americans were among four people killed Monday when a suicide bomber rammed his car packed with explosives into a US consulate vehicle near a UN office in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar, media reports said.
Film: "Heroine"; Music Director: Salim-Sulaiman; Lyricist: Niranjan Iyengar; Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Aditi Singh Sharma, Benny Dayal, Shreya Ghoshal and Shraddha Pandit; Rating: *** 1/2
After the first song "Halkat Jawani" from Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming movie creating waves among the listeners, Bhandarkar released the video of the second song of the movie titled "Saaiyaan".
London, Aug 22 (IANS) Israel is planning a military strike against Iran's nuclear programme before the US presidential elections in November, a media report said.
Srinagar, Aug.12 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Government has started digitisation of archival records, rare books and manuscripts here to preserve the state's cultural heritage.
Jammu, Aug 10 (IANS) The staff and prisoners of Kot Bhalwal Jail, on the outskirts of Jammu city, together celebrated the Janmashtami, birthday of Lord Krishna, by taking part in kite flying festival in the prison premises Friday.
Peshawar, Aug 7 (ANI): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Information, Transport and Inter-Provincial Coordination Mian Iftikhar Hussain has urged the European Union to play its role in restoring lasting peace in Pakistan and Afghanistan, and eradication of terrorism and militancy from the region.
Tehran, Aug 4 (IANS) Iran Saturday announced it has successfully test-fired a missile with a range of 300 km, state-run IRIB TV reported.
Tehran, Aug. 4 (Xinhua-ANI): Iranian defense minister announced Saturday that Iran has "successfully" test-fired a 300 km-range missile, the state IRIB TV website reported.
Jammu, July 29 (IANS) After the discovery of a tunnel running from Pakistan to India, security personnel fear that more such tunnels may have been dug to push terrorists and weapons into Kashmir.
Rajouri, July 22 (ANI): A Pakistan national has been arrested near the Line of Control (LoC) recently.
Srinagar, July 21 (IANS) Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal Saturday said that his ministry has decided to take up preservation of Kashmir's rich manuscript wealth under the national preservation mission.
Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Dara Singh's son Vindu candidly admits he has a half-brother and that he plans to carry forward his father's legacy. He also plans to make a documentary on the legend whom he describes as a metaphor for strength and power.
Islamabad, July 13 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court clarified has that the Memo Commission did not declare Hussain Haqqani, former ambassador to the US, a traitor, reported Daily Times Friday.
Islamabad, July 12 (ANI): The counsel of former Pakistani envoy Husain Haqqani, who was implicated in the memo gate scandal, has claimed that her client's life is in "grave danger".
Peshawar, June 18 (ANI): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Minister Mian Iftikhar Hussain has said the five Kohistani girls, claimed to have been killed in the name of honour, are alive and that the provincial government have found no evidence of their murder.
Poonch (J and K), June 15 (ANI): The Indian Army has arrested a militant in the Mendhar area of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch District as he was attempting to enter India.
Peshawar, June 8 (ANI): At least 19 people were killed and 20 injured in a blast on Charsadda Road in Peshawar on Friday.
Jammu, June 5 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to recommend that Gojri - spoken by some 20 lakh tribal Gujjars and Bakkarwals in the state - be recognised as an official language by including it in the eighth schedule of the constitution.
Islamabad, June 4 (ANI): Taking suo motu notice of media reports of the killing of four women who were earlier given a death sentence by a Jirga in Kohistan for defying strict tribal customs, Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry has summoned Chief Secretary of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, District Police Officer of Kohistan and Deputy Inspector General Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa on June 6.
Manali, June 3 (IANS) Delhi-based sitar player Fateh Ali Khan, who performed with Lady Gaga, says that the Grammy award winning singer not only knows about India's classical instruments but also appreciated his work.
Islamabad, June 3 (IANS) Prices of medicines in Pakistan have increased by a whopping 600 percent as a number of companies have taken advantage of the absence of proper drug regulations, a citizen has said in a plea in a Lahore court.
Film: 'Teri Meri Kahaani'; Music Director: Sajid-Wajid; Lyricist: Prasoon Joshi; Singers: Wajid, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Shaan, Shreya Ghoshal, Sunidhi Chauhan, Mika Singh, Sonu Niigaam and Shabir Bro; Rating: *** 1/2
Lahore, May 18: The media coordinator of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), has demanded the removal of Interior Minister Rehman Malik from the cabinet, dubbing him an 'alien' because of his controversial citizenship.
Peshawar, May 17 (ANI): An inquiry committee of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has found the police, paramilitary force, civil administration and intelligence agencies "collectively responsible" for the April 15 Bannu jailbreak by the Taliban, provincial Information Minister Mian Iftikhar Hussain has said.
Los Angeles, May 16 (IANS) Actress Julianne Moore has officially been signed to play a crazy mother in an upcoming remake of the 1976 horror classic "Carrie".
Beijing, May 15 (Xinhua-ANI): China on Tuesday voiced strong indignation and stern objection to British Prime Minister David Cameron's meeting with the Dalai Lama, and lodged representation to Britain.
Madrid, May 13 (Xinhua-ANI): Number six seed Tomas Berdych won a tight semifinal against Juan Martin del Potro this Saturday to book his place in Sunday's final of the Mutua Madrid Open.
Srinagar, May 8 (ANI): In a bid to revive traditional art and culture that would provide an impetus to the tourism industry, artisans in Jammu and Kashmir urged the state government to restore a heritage art emporium.