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    Aps Peshawar Documentary

  • PCB unveils World T20 trophy at APS Peshawar

    PESHAWAR: The 2016 ICC World T20 trophy was unveiled at the Army Public School in Peshawar on Monday, with organisers saying it was a tribute to those who had lost their lives in a deadly terrorist attack on December 16, 2014...

    Pakistan's one-day international captain Azhar Ali, who was present at the unveiling ceremony, said, “It is a proud moment for us to unveil the World T20 trophy here at APS Peshawar — the students of which...

  • PSL’s Peshawar franchise dedicated to APS terror victims

    KOLKATA/KARACHI: The Peshawar franchise of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) – to be called Peshawar Zalmi – will be dedicated to the children and teachers of the Army Public School (APS), who lost their lives in a brutal attack by the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) last December...

    “Whatever we win will be dedicated to the martyrs of APS...

  • Security beefed up in Peshawar as army chief, CMs to attend APS one-year commemoration

    PESHAWAR: The Chief of Army Staff, President and Prime Minister of Pakistan along with the chief ministers of Sindh, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan and premier of Azad Jammu and Kashmir are expected to attend a ceremony at the Army Public School tomorrow, December 16, to mark the one-year anniversary of the horrific massacre that killed 144 children and school staff...

    Children are expected to deliver...

  • Peshawar remembers victims of APS carnage on third anniversary

    Peshawar observed the third anniversary of the Army Public School (APS) massacre, in which militants killed 144 people, with a sombre ceremony at the school on Saturday...

    Parents of the APS martyrs, Peshawar Corps Commander Lt Gen Nazir Ahmad Butt, inspector general Frontier Constabulary (FC) and members of the civil society attended the event at the school's campus in Peshawar to pay tribute to the victims of the carnage...

  • Peshawar High Court dismisses petition seeking judicial inquiry into APS incident

    The Peshawar High Court on Thursday dismissed a writ petition seeking the formation of a judicial commission to probe the 2014 attack on Army Public School (APS), ruling that it is the government's mandate to initiate such inquiry...

    A two-member bench comprising Chief Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Afsar Shah was hearing the writ petition of APS Martyrs Forum, whose counsel argued that a judicial inquiry was a fundamental right of...

  • Sharmeen wins Emmy for best documentary

    KARACHI: Award-win­ning filmmaker Shar­meen Obaid Chinoy has added another prestigious accolade to her name, winning the ‘Best Documentary’ award at the 38th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards held in New York on Friday...

    A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness, which last year won an Oscar for ‘Best Documentary - Short Subject’, focuses on the life of an 18-year-old girl who is a survivor of an honour killing attempt... ...

  • Documentary highlights evils of human trafficking

    ISLAMABAD: The Embassy of Switzerland on Thursday hosted the opening of the third edition of the Human Rights Film Festival which included a screening of a documentary titled ‘Impasse’...

    ”Impasse — A Deadlock is a symbolically portrayed documentary by Elise Shubs, which sums up a phenomenon of worldwide significance: prostitution...

  • Vasakh documentary fest from Friday

    LAHORE: The two-day 8th Vasakh International Documentary Film Festival will open at Ali Auditorium on Friday...

    IRC Director Muhammad Waseem while shedding light on the festival told Dawn that Vasakh has had been established with the specific objective of creating a critical mass by sensitising the youth on issues of human rights through documentary films...

  • Friend of Diana urges TV channel to scrap ‘intrusive’ documentary

    One of Princess Diana’s closest friends is writing to Channel 4 bosses asking them to scrap a forthcoming documentary using private video footage which includes Diana talking about about her sex life with Prince Charles...

    The documentary is due to be broadcast on Aug 6 and Monckton’s intervention will increase pressure on Channel 4 after Diana’s brother, Earl Spencer, reportedly demanded the programme was dropped...

  • Documentary charts rise of professional skiing

    ISLAMABAD: Short but spectacular Dancing with Snow, a documentary on skiing presented at a local hotel on Saturday evening, was a visually stunning work...

    The documentary charts the rise of professional skiing, making for interesting viewing...

  • Documentary on environmental destruction, corruption screened

    ISLAMABAD: The Borneo Case, a documentary on activists protesting the destruction of the Malaysian Borneo Rainforest that reveals the wealth the minister in charge of the rainforest accumulated during his tenure, was screened at the United Nations Information Centre as part of the ongoing Human Rights through Cinematography Festival...

    Although it began late because of some technical difficulties, the documentary kept the audience –...

  • Diana’s sons share her legacy in a new documentary

    ”ITV and HBO’s hour-long documentary, Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy (airing on Monday night) offers this rare conversation with Diana’s sons, William and his brother Harry, 32, who get out old their mother’s old photo albums and use the opportunity, as they must, to promote some of her favourite charities and causes...

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