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25 frames per second: Climate change
2015-03-29, Dawn
The weather changed again last night, gusty winds sweeping down the canal, forcing the grinning plastic bunnies floating on the canal like innocuous monsters to bob up...
The Times of India: We earlier reported how the actors of the play Kasumal Sapno faced uncertainity over their performance at KarachiTheatre Fest in Pakistan. Now, the actors of the 25-member theatre group, Ujjagar DramaticAssociation of India, have got the...
noodls: (Source: UN - United Nations) On 27 March 2015, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) approved the addition of the entries specified below to the Committee's List (the 1988 List) of individuals and entities subject to...
noodls: (Source: United Nations Security Council) On 27 March 2015, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) approved the addition of the entries specified below to the Committee's List (the 1988 List) of individuals and entities...
The Times of India: KARACHI: Pakistan's new chief selector Haroon Rasheed on Monday issued a warning to the members of the national team that they had to either perform consistently or the selectors would look for replacements. "At the end of the day the selectors can only pick...
The Times of India: KARACHI: Flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that Pakistan need to focus and invest a lot in its domestic cricket in order to be able to compete in a rapidly changing game at the global level. Afridi, who announced his retirement from one-day...
Al Jazeera: - A slender, athletic teenage girl enters the premises of St Lawrence’s church, Karachi, and is promptly mobbed by dozens of kids gathered there for football practice. Proudly donning the green and white Pakistan training kit, this was Joyann GeraldineThomas...
The Times of India: KARACHI: Pakistani authorities have arrested 18 Indian fishermen and seized their three boats for allegedly violating the country's territorial waters. The fishermen were arrested by Pakistan's...
Dawn: QUETTA: MachhJailSuperintendentMuhammad Ishaq Zehri confirmed that jail authorities have received the order from presidency regarding the postponement of Saulat Mirza’s execution for one month. "The execution (of Saulat Mirza) has been postponed for a...
noodls: (Source: State Bank of Pakistan) Monetary PolicyDepartment. External Relations Department Press Release March 30, 2015 Mr. RiazRiazuddin assumes charge of Deputy Governor, State Bank of Pakistan Mr. Riaz Riazuddin today assumed the charge of the office of...
IMDb: Around 4:36 am on 6 Sep 2014, Atul Kasbekar, the ace photographer took to twitter and posted a tweet that read, "Do U Know Who Neerja...
Dawn: The work of legislation and running the country had come to a standstill because the Khan of ZamanPark and the bureaucratic Sharifs of Raiwind were trying to come to terms over two seats in Lahore. While these two were busy quibbling on TV instead of doing...
Dawn: QUETTA: The Machh jail administration has not received orders to extend the execution date of Saulat Mirza, a former Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) worker convicted in a triple murder case, jail officials said. A senior officer of the prison told DawnNews that...