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  • Movie review: The Lego Ninjago Movie

    Earlier this year, Lego came up with The Lego Batman Movie where a super-cool and super-alone Batman had to save the world from his usual villains...

    The film was a huge hit and some even termed it the best Batman flick of all time...

  • Movie review: My Little Pony: The Movie

    Some animated flicks are made for all ages, while others are just for the kids...

    My Little Pony: The Movie is a cute flick strictly for those kids who are accustomed to the cartoon series because if you don’t know the characters, you will not be able to enjoy the film...

  • Movie: The Lego Batman movie

    Batman is back, but this time he is the saviour of Gotham City, in the Lego World...

    In The Lego Batman movie, the world’s greatest detective is pitted against the worst villains on the planet, led by arch rival Joker and has to save Gotham while trying to pass on as Bruce Wayne, train a youngster as his sidekick, deal with Alfred’s snooping and Commissioner Gordon’s retirement...

  • Behind the scenes: How Manto, the movie, came about

    LAHORE: The idea of a movie on Saadat Hasan Manto came during his centenary year celebrations in 2012 and as a tribute to him, said Sarmad Sultan Khoosat who has directed the film and also played the title role...

    There was a great change of medium, from translating the writings into a TV series and then the movie, Sarmad said, adding that the portrayal of a man larger than life had to be on a medium no less than cinema...

  • All-star movie demands new look at India-Pakistan partition

    BERLIN: Gurinder Chadha, the woman behind Bend It Like Beckham, demands British “accountability” for the humanitarian disaster triggered by the Indian subcontinent’s partition, in her new all-star drama Sunday at the Berlin film festival...

    Viceroy’s House tells the story of Lord Mountbatten (Hugh Boneville) overseeing the 1947 end of three centuries of colonial rule...

  • 6 best camera apps to indulge the photographer in you

    With powerful camera lens technology packed into smartphones, the need to carry dedicated digital camera has reduced for common photography enthusiasts...

    Both iOS and Android devices come with some default camera app installed, but many of these apps lack the features or variety that more experienced photographers are after...

  • Material against Hafiz Saeed presented in camera

    LAHORE: Attorney-General for Pakistan Ashtar Ausaf Ali on Wednesday presented ‘sensitive’ documents before a judge of the Lahore High Court in his chamber to defend detention of Jamatud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed...

    Earlier, the AGP told the judge that the documentary material relied upon by the federal government to detain Mr Saeed was sensitive in nature and would not be appropriate to present in open court...

  • Police stations camera ban ‘a curb’ on journalists work

    LAHORE: The new standard operating procedures (SOPs) of imposing a ban on video recording and photography at all the police offices and police stations of Punjab has made the job more challenging for the journalists who termed it an attempt to put curbs on their professional work...

    The SOPs were issued by Inspector General of Punjab Police retired Capt Arif Nawaz on Tuesday who directed the police officers to enforce these in letter...

  • $20m police body-camera programme unveiled in US

    WASHINGTON: US officials on Friday announced a $20-million pilot programme to help equip law enforcement agencies across the country with body cameras...

    The programme is part of a general push by American police agencies to outfit officers with cameras to provide clear recordings of arrests, and is part of a proposal by President Barack Obama last year to invest $75m to purchase 50,000 body cameras...

  • Rabbani calls for in-camera briefing on ceasefire violations

    Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani on Tuesday expressed displeasure at being told that data on armed forces casualties during ceasefire violations from General Headquarters (GHQ) had not been received by the Defence Ministry due to concerns regarding 'national security'...

    Water and Power Minister Abid Sher Ali was briefing the Upper House on ceasefire violations across the Line of Control (LoC) in the absence of Defence Minister Khawaja...

  • Camera-fitted dogs to find buried quake survivors

    Though just a drill, the intensity of the Brittany spaniel in scouring the mound of broken concrete highlights the key role of sniffer dogs in saving lives when buildings collapse, such as in earthquakes or explosions...

    Ten-year-old Gonta helped search for survivors after the massive 9...

  • The ticket: Lights, camera, Tamasha!

    The poster of the just-released romantic drama Tamasha states: “Why always the same story?” The film stars Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone — one a people-pleasing nomad and the other a free-spirit tourist — and mixes complex emotions, foreign locations and a knockout soundtrack...

    But at first look, the story of finding love and rediscovering one’s self seems to have been told before...

  • Centre’s plea to share Orange Line details in camera rejected

    LAHORE: The judges of a Lahore High Court division bench on Monday turned down a request of the federal government and directed it to present details of the agreement with China on Orange Line Metro Train project in the court instead of their chamber...

    The bench comprising Justice Abid Aziz Sheikh and Justice Shahid Karim was hearing petitions filed by civil society members and others challenging the train project on different...

  • Sindh Assembly wants in-camera briefing on federal govt plan amid census confusion

    KARACHI: Lawmakers from the opposition and treasury benches in the Sindh Assembly on Friday came down heavily on the federal authorities for adding to the confusion over the sixth house and population census, causing Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani to announce that the census commissioner will be asked to give an in-camera briefing to the house on the matter...

    Last year, the Council of Common Interests had agreed to hold the sixth census...

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