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[25 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
And the Oscar Goes To…

The 84th Annual Academy Awards is scheduled on February 26 and everybody’s wondering which movie will win the Best Picture Oscar. Here are this year’s nine nominees plus a look at the Oscar-nominated Pakistani documentary, Saving Face.

Fashion, Lifestyle, People, Q & A »

[23 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Zainab Alam, Co-designer of Krizmah Bags

“The real credit goes to the women of Chitral who would badger me to give them designs to embroider, every time I visited the valley.”

Arts & Culture, Books »

[22 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Book Review: The Politics of Religion in South and Southeast Asia

A compendium of research, edited by Dr Ishtiaq Ahmed, investigates the increasing role of religion in the politics of South and South East Asia and the results of the yawning divide between the modern elites and the masses.

Society, Technology »

[22 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Smart Move: HTC Expands in Pakistan

Smartphone manufacturer HTC has launched two concept stores in Karachi.

Arts & Culture, Movies, People, Q & A »

[22 Feb 2012 | 4 Comments | ]
Interview: Dr. Mohammad Jawad, Surgeon Featured in the Documentary Saving Face

“The documentary Saving Face is about brave women who have suffered a lot and it ends on a positive note.”

Fashion, Lifestyle, Society »

[21 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
In Peacock Hues: The New Designer Outlet at Port Grand

The Peacock Lounge is a place where people can socialise and shop at the same time.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[21 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Hugo

Hugo is partly adventure and partly a film-history lecture, but the stirring treatment makes it a winner all the way.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[21 Feb 2012 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Rooney Mara’s Lisbeth Salander is strong and brave enough to lift The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo from a stylish and dark piece of entertainment to a meaningful story that fuels introspection.