Everything you need to know about Ushara Shahid: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Ushara Shahid: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
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.
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) He vouches for friendly competition with his contemporaries, but Ranbir Kapoor confesses his "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" co-star Deepika Padukone is the only one in the industry who intimidates him.
Islamabad, May 19 (IANS) Re-polling in a parliamentary seat started in Pakistan's port city Karachi Sunday following allegations of vote rigging, officials said.
Karachi, May 18 (ANI): The Pakistan team management and some players of the national team have said that former captain Shahid Afridi should retire from international cricket as he is 'finished' and has 'nothing left to offer anymore'.
London/Brussels, May 17 (ANI): Condemning the brutal murder of Kashmiri nationalist leader Arif Shahid on May 13 the Kashmir National Party (KNP) will observe a five-day long hunger strike outside Pakistani High Commission in London from May 20 (Monday).
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Praising her co-star Dhanush, Sonam Kapoor says only he has the 'inocence' to play the lead in "Raanjhanaa".
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) As he completes a decade in Bollywood, actor Shahid Kapoor thanks his fans for showering their love on him.
New York, May 8 (IANS) "Anumati" directed by Gajendra Ahire has won the Best Feature Film award at the New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) with Vikram Gokhale getting the Best Actor award for his role as a desperate husband.
Johannesburg, May 7 (ANI): Pakistani off spinner Saeed Ajmal has said that he will be targeting West Indies star Chris Gayle when the two sides meet in the Champions Trophy next month.
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) The fire accident on the sets of Prabhudheva's "Rambo Rajkumar" earlier this week here was not as minor as it is being made out to be. Shahid Kapoor is said to have got burn injuries on his back and hand, and he would need some time to recover fully.
Karachi, May 2 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Mushtaq Mohammed has supported the exclusion of all-rounder Shahid Afridi and batsman Umar Akmal from the ICC Champions Trophy squad, saying that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is completely justified in its action.
Karachi, May 1 (ANI): Struggling Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi has pledged to improve his performances following his sack from the 15-member squad for the Champions Trophy in England.
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor, who has been shooting hardcore action sequences for Prabhudheva's "Rambo Rajkumar", managed to escape a serious injury.
Karachi, Apr. 29 (ANI): Pakistan should allay Europe's fear of terrorism, and human and drug trafficking emerging from Afghanistan and Pakistan, by effectively dealing the problems of extremism and terrorism emerging from this region, according to a diplomat.
Karachi, Apr 27 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi may not be included in the national squad for the ICC Champions Trophy, according to sources.
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor is soaking in the sun to get a tanned look for his upcoming movie "Rambo Rajkumar".
Islamabad, Apr 23 (ANI): Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf's All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) has clarified that it has not contacted the Army leadership for the 'ill-treatment being meted out to the retired general.'
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor has time and again proved his dancing prowess in Bollywood. Now with World Dance Day around the corner, many dance organisations want to associate with him.
Karachi, Apr. 16 (ANI): Pakistan cricket all-rounder Shahid Afridi will take part in the Election Commission of Pakistan's (ECP) campaign to motivate people to cast their votes in the May 11 general elections.
Lahore, Apr. 16 (ANI): Pakistan's 'One Pound Fish' singer has penned an election song for the country's main opposition party.
Islamabad, Apr.15 (ANI): Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi reportedly met chief of Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) Nawaz Sharif on Sunday to condole the death of his brother, but denied reports of him planning to join the opposition party.
Karachi, Apr. 12 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has lashed out at former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt, saying that Butt should quit making comments harming the game in the country.
Karachi, Apr 12 (ANI): Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi has shown his faith on the leadership of Test and one-day captain Misbah-ul-Haq, saying that he is the right man for the job to lead the squad for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy.
Johannesburg, Apr 12 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that he is targeting the 2015 World Cup after returning to the Pakistan side, although he pledged to quit the team if he becomes a burden on them with continually poor performances.
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) He acts and directs, but Prabhudheva says choreography is what he enjoys the most.
Tehran, April 9 (Xinhua-ANI): Iran inaugurated several nuclear-related projects on Tuesday, marking the day as National Nuclear Technology Day.
Tehran, April 9 (Xinhua-ANI):Iran inaugurated a big project of Yellowcake processing complex in the central province of Yazd on Tuesday.
Karachi, Apr 9 (ANI): Pakistan off-spinner Saaed Ajmal is preparing to learn new variations in bowling ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy, even as he represents his department Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) in the ongoing domestic President's Cup ODI tournament.
Tehran, April 9 (IANS) Iran inaugurated a Yellowcake processing complex in the central province of Yazd Tuesday, Xinhua reported.
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Imran Khan and Anushka Sharma have replaced Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra to endorse coffee brand Bru. The "Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola" co-stars admit they enjoyed each other's company while shooting for the new commercial for it.
Islamabad, Apr 7 (ANI): Experienced all-rounder Shahid Afridi has been having counseling sessions with a sports psychologist recruited by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to help regain his confidence in bowling ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy.
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor faced the camera while having a haircut - just for his fans!
Islamabad, Apr 4 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief selector Iqbal Qasim has insisted that the board has no intentions to end the career of all-rounder Abdul Razzaq after the player was excluded from the preliminary squad for the ICC Champions Trophy.
Islamabad, Apr. 04 (ANI): Batting coach must be Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) top priority if they wanted to get desired and satisfactory results in upcoming events, former Test cricketer Younas Ahmad has said.
Islamabad, Mar 28 (ANI): All rounder Shahid Afridi has claimed he doesn't think there is currently any player who is good enough to replace him in the Pakistan team, adding he is ready to retire if a suitable substitute for him is available.
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) What is the secret behind Shahid Kapoor's stubbled look? It's for his next film "Rambo Rajkumar", said a source.
Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) For the first time in India, key criminal laws as well as a dictionary of legal terms have been made available in Urdu.
Islamabad, Mar. 25 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain and coach Waqar Younis has severely criticised all-rounder Shahid Afridi's performance during the fifth and final one-day international against South Africa at Benoni on Sunday.
Karachi, Mar. 25 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Premier League is set to attract a large number of Pakistan audience as players from the country will rule the roost in each of the seven participating teams.
Ghazaiabad, March 23 (IANS) Armed robbers, aware of the presence of a large sum of money, looted cash and jewellery worth over Rs.40 lakh from a building contractor's house here at gunpoint Saturday, police said.
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Bollywood actors Shahid Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor broke into some Bollywood moves at the Lakme India Fashion Week (LFW) ramp here Saturday, when they walked for designer Kunal Rawal.
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) It seems Imran Khan and Anushka Sharma's pairing in "Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola" is working in their favour as they are said to have signed a joint deal to promote a coffee brand.
Johannesburg, Mar 21 (ANI): AB de Villiers has claimed he is settling comfortably in his role as South Africa's one-day captain after coming through one of his toughest matches in charge against Pakistan in Johannesburg.
Johannesburg, Mar 19 (ANI): Pakistan all rounder Shahid Afridi has claimed the new one-day rules introduced by the International Cricket Council (ICC) late last year has made it tough for the slow bowlers in the fifty-over format.
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Her mirror was her audience, and hairbrush was her Oscar trophy - Freida Pinto grew up dreaming to make it big in cinema. Now she is rubbing shoulders with Hollywood's creme-de-la-creme, but the young actress wants people in India to believe that she is very much connected to her roots.
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali, who is busy shooting with Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda on different locations for "Highway", says it is a challenging journey.
Johannesburg, Mar 10 (ANI): South Africa coach Gary Kirsten has vowed to address the country's consistent failure to win any big tournaments and admitted that it is necessary to improve the Proteas' patchy one-day performances, although the country's Test team has risen to the top of the International Cricket Council rankings with the recent 3-0 whitewash of Pakistan.
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) Actor Raj Kumar Yadav, who is basking in the success of his latest film "Kai Po Che!," says it is important for actors like him, with no backing in the industry, to be extra careful before signing a project.
Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) Hansal Mehta's bio-pic Rajkumar Yadav starrer "Shahid", on the slain lawyer Shahid Azmi, has been postponed from February to April and the producer admits that they were waiting to see the response to "Kai Po Che!".
Islamabad, Feb 28 (ANI): All rounder Shahid Afridi will front a drug prevention campaign that aims at keeping youth off drugs in six districts of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa region where experts have reported drastic increase in use of drugs.
Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) There are two kinds of opinion in the film industry about Shahid Kapoor, who turns 32 Monday. Some tag him as one of the best star-actors in the post-Aamir Khan generation while others think he has screwed it up with his attitude -- but no one disputes Shahid's talent.
Islamabad, Feb. 25 (ANI): Former Lt. General Shahid Aziz, one of the protagonists of October 12, 1999 coup d'etat and former president General (retd) Pervez Musharraf's right hand back in the day, is ready to face conditional action under Article 6 of the Constitution.
Islamabad, Feb 21 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 16-man squad for the upcoming One-day International (ODI) series against South Africa, recalling all-rounder Shahid Afridi back in the team.
Islamabad, Feb 21 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 16-man squad for the upcoming One-day International (ODI) series against South Africa, recalling former captain Shahid Afridi back to the team.
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Now watch Bollywood celebrities Ranbir Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor getting a whole new look by celebrity hair-stylist Aalim Hakim in a new TV show, dedicated to hair-styling trends.
Islamabad, Feb 18 (ANI): A member of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) has said that the Kargil war was a 'strategic mistake' as it brought India and the US closer.
Islamabad, Feb 18 (ANI): Former corps commander Lahore Lt-Gen Shahid Aziz has said that the Pakistani army chiefs have been trying to cover up issues fearing it would defame the organisation.
Lahore, Feb 15 (ANI): The Pakistani government has started the process for lodging a high treason case against former president Pervez Musharraf.
Lahore, Feb 14 (IANS) Pakistan A defeated Afghanistan in the only unofficial Twenty20 cricket match by 49 runs here.
Lahore, Feb. 11 (ANI): Former Pakistan president and Army chief General Pervez Musharraf has demanded action against General (retired) Shahid Aziz under the Official Secrets Act.
Mumbai, Feb 9 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Prabhudeva is happy with the initial response to "ABCD - AnyBody Can Dance" and gives full credit to director Remo D'Souza and producers UTV Motion Pictures.
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan was named Timeless Style Icon in a recent poll while actors Sonam Kapoor and Akshay Kumar were chosen as Reader's Choice Style Icons.
Islamabad, Feb.6 (ANI): The 1999 Kargil War requires closure not just because it was a hare-brained plan that claimed the lives of many soldiers on both sides of the subcontinental divide, but also because Pakistan needs to identify the structural flaws in decision-making that now threaten to unravel the nation as a failed state, a well known journalist has said in an analytical article on the issue.
Islamabad, Feb. 5 (ANI): Former military ruler and Pakistan president, Pervez Musharraf, had kept his top commanders in the dark about his 'secret understanding' with the US to support the invasion of Afghanistan, according to his former military aide.
Islamabad, Feb 2 (ANI): All rounder Shahid Afridi has made a touching appeal to the cricketing world to help in ending Pakistan's four-year isolation from staging international cricket matches following the vicious terrorist attack on the visiting Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore in 2009.
Karachi, Feb. 1 (ANI): Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has advised the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to stop trying to convince 'weak teams' such as Bangladesh to play in their country.
Lahore, Jan.31 (ANI): Describing former Pakistan chief of army staff Lt. Gen. (retired) Shahid Aziz as an imbalanced personality who has indulged in uncalled for character assassination, former president and army chief General (retired) Pervez Musharraf, justifying the 1999 Kargil War, said there was absolutely no need to inform everyone about the operation.
Islamabad, Jan 31 (IANS) The country deserves to know the truth on the Kargil "fiasco" that led to the deaths of hundreds of Pakistani soldiers and damaged ties with India, said a leading Pakistani daily.
Jaipur, Jan 26 (IANS) An Arabic version of the "Ramayana" translated by noted Lebanese poet Wadi-al-Bustani was released at the Jaipur Literature Festival here Saturday. The book, titled "Ramayana", will promote cross-cultural understanding and appreciation of each other's spiritual heritage, Syed Shahid Mahdi, vice president of the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), said at its unveiling.
Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) After starting her Bollywood career on a high note with "Barfi!", actress Ileana D'Cruz is glad with the way her next Hindi film "Phata Poster Nikla Hero" is shaping up.
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) After two back to back hits with Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar, choreographer-turned-director Prabhudheva is set to direct Ajay Devgn in his new film and promises it will be "unique".
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor will be seen in Prabhudheva's new film tentatively titled "Rambo Rajkumar" and the choreographer-turned-director promises that the audience will get to see new aspects of the young actor in the movie.
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Taking a cue from the data available on the Internet, many wished Kalki Koechlin birthday Wednesday, but the actress asked them to wish her again informing that her actual birthday falls Jan 10.
Mumbai, Jan 9 (IANS) Actor Jaideep Ahlawat, who will soon be seen in Kamal Haasan's bilingual "Vishwaroop", is unsure why his character is being kept under wraps in the promos.
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Reacting to reports that he is doing "Kaminey 2", Imran Khan has said he had not been approached for the film yet.
Islamabad, Jan 3(ANI): Captain Misbahul Haq has said Pakistan is missing the experience of all rounder Shahid Afridi, who has earned the reputation of breaking partnerships in the middle overs of the game, in the ongoing one-day international series against archrivals India.
Kolkata, Jan 2 (IANS) Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq, who has been described as "captain cool" by his coach Dav Whatmore, Wednesday said that as a leader of the team it is essential not to show emotions on the field.
Islamabad, Jan 2(ANI): Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has advised out of form all rounder Shahid Afridi to go back to first-class cricket in order to regain his lost touch after a poor last year with the bat.
Ahmedabad, Dec 28 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the second and final Twenty20 International between India and Pakistan at the Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, here Friday:
Islamabad, Dec. 27 (ANI): An unusual immigrant from Pakistan, Muhammad Nazir, who became Britain's latest musical sensation after singing a song at an East London fish market that went viral on the Internet, said that he never knew that his song would become so famous and top charts.
Bangalore, Dec 25 (IANS) A defiant India will take on an upbeat Pakistan Christmas night Tuesday in a high-octane T20 tie at the Chinnaswamy stadium in this tech hub amid unprecedented security.
Islamabad, Dec 21(ANI): Around 150 foreigners went under the hammer for the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) auction on Thursday despite a pay row, and local star Shakib Al Hasan along with Pakistani duo of Imran Nazir and Shahid Afridi emerged as the biggest gainers.
Mumbai, Dec 21 (IANS) Actor Varun Dhawan, who impressed with his smooth dance moves in hit debut movie "Student Of The Year", grooved and cheered at his guru, choreographer Shiamak Davar's recent show and Davar is all praise for him.
Lahore, Dec. 21 (ANI): Pakistan Twenty20 team captain Mohammad Hafeez has said his team has chalked out a plan to defeat the arch-rivals in the upcoming event in India.
London, Dec. 19 (ANI): Singer Psy's Gangnam style has been named as the top trending video of 2012 on Youtube, as the video sharing website unveiled its top trending videos of this year.
Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) After making her Bollywood debut with "Jism 2", Indo-Canadian movie star Sunny Leone is looking forward to start shooting her second film "Ragini MMS 2".
Islamabad, Dec. 16 (ANI): Pakistan's one-day captain Misbahul Haq and Twenty20 skipper Mohammad Hafeez believe that the pace bowlers selected for the India series have the ability to rattle the strong batting line-up of the hosts.
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Actress Sonakshi Sinha says viewers should look forward to a lot of dance in "Namak", given Prabhudheva and Shahid Kapoor's association with it.
London, Dec. 12 (ANI): Pakistani amateur singer Muhammad Shahid Nazir, who is better known as the 'One Pound Fish Man', has released his popular 'One pound fish, come on ladies' song in the hope of securing the coveted Christmas number one position in the charts.
Karachi, Dec. 12 (ANI): Pakistan cricketer Misbahul Haq, who captains the one-day squad, wanted all-rounder Shahid Afridi to be a part of the series to be held in India, but his suggestion was rejected by the selectors, it has been revealed.
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday agreed to hear the plea of Shahid Balwa, Swan Telecom's former director and an accused in the 2G spectrum case, seeking guidelines on monitoring of criminal probes by constitutional courts.
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor has decided to use his interior decoration skills to do up his house rather than employing a professional for it.
Indians and Pakistani fans will miss the Boom-Boom of Shahid Afridi in the ODIs that are due to be played between Pakistan and India in December-January.
Johannesburg, Dec 11(ANI): Pakistan has dropped all-rounder Shahid Afridi from their one-day squad for the three-match series against archrivals India that starts this month.
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Shahid Balwa, Swan Telecom's former director and an accused in the 2G spectrum case, moved the Supreme Court Monday seeking the framing of guidelines to be followed by constitution courts in relation to monitoring criminal probes.
Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) You'd hardly ever imagine Pankaj Kapoor dancing in Bollywood fashion, but for "Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola", he has shaken a leg or two. The acclaimed actor credits director Vishal Bhardwaj for convincing him to dance.
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) Veteran actor Pankaj Kapoor, who made his directorial debut with "Mausam", feels that the length of the film went against it and had he got more time, he would have worked more on editing.
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor is more of a friend than a son, says veteran actor Pankaj Kapoor, who admits he often takes advice from him.
Bangalore, Dec 6 (IANS) US-based information solutions provider Equifax has acquired controlling stake in Bangalore-based NettPositive firm, which specialises in analytics and business intelligence solutions, for an undisclosed sum.
Karachi, Dec. 1 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has lent his support to millions of people suffering from consecutive years of flooding, promising to continue to raise funds and awareness for their plight.