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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...

    Sadly, the same can’t be said of Lego’s next venture The Lego Ninjago Movie, despite the presence of Jackie Chan and others...

  • Movie review: My Little Pony: The Movie

    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...

    Do the Equestrians win against their monstrous enemies or does the Storm King manage to change day into night on his mood, My Little Pony: The Movie has all the answers...

  • Movie: The Lego Batman movie

    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...

    Just like The Lego Movie (2014), everything is awesome here, and it also mocks Batman’s previous appearances in films and makes fun of...

  • 'Designed beards' banned in Balochistan's Dalbandin city

    Issued by Assistant Commissioner Dalbandin, the decree is titled "Immediate ban on designed beards", and says that "in accordance with Sunnah (lifestyle of the Holy Prophet), the barbershop owners are being strictly instructed against styling their customers' beards with designs...

    ""There is a complete ban on this act (designed beards) and whosoever is found in violation will have to face strict legal action," the notification,...

  • Designed by committee, Toyota’s Japan Taxi becomes an expensive Olympic symbol

    Toyota Motor’s Japan Taxi, born in a government committee and designed to be an all-things-to-all-people cab, has become a high-priced icon of Tokyo’s budget-busting 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games...

    Didi, which “loved the fact that you can carry your small suitcase right on” and other purpose-designed features, asked Toyota about the taxi last year, the source said...

  • Lights out for movie houses in Libya’s ‘Mermaid of the Med’

    TRIPOLI: The Libyan capital once boasted grand movie houses that packed in smartly dressed couples for a special night out, but how times have changed...

    The rot started even before the 2011 revolution that ousted longtime dictator Muammar Qadhafi, and has since seen movie houses bolt their doors one after the other...

  • Minister vows to unmask architects of anti-press law

    The draft of the Pakistan Print Media Regulatory Authority (PPMRA) Ordinance 2017, that attempted to regulate the print media by making it mandatory for newspapers to seek annual renewal of their licenses, had recently made headlines...

    Following the criticism, the information ministry suspended three officials for drafting the law and dropped it from the agenda of the Press Council of Pakistan’s (PCP) meeting on Sept 11...

  • Terror case registered against ‘architects’ of Sundar factory tragedy

    LAHORE: The Sundar police on Saturday registered a case against two architects, chief engineer and the owner of the ill-fated factory under Section 7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) and murder attempt charges...

    Raiwind City ASP Muhammad Abdullah told Dawn that the case had been registered against architects Tahir and Munir, Engineer Hussain Ahmed Riaz and owner the late Ashraf on the complaint of District Officer Muhammad Azhar... ...

  • Architects of Sundar factory arrested

    LAHORE: Police claimed on Monday to have arrested two architects who were among the main nominated accused in Sundar Industrial Estate factory collapse case...

    The nominated accused include factory owner Rana Ashraf, building’s architects Tahir and Munir, structure engineers Ahmad Riaz and Muhammad HusainAt least 46 workers were killed and more than 103 injured when the roof of the four-storey Rajput Polyester Factory collapsed on Nov...

  • Architects team presents proposal for zoo’s uplift

    KARACHI: Maintaining the zoo’s heritage status but discarding the concept of caging animals forms the basis of the draft prepared by an eight-member team of professional architects who gave a presentation on their proposed design on Friday at the zoo, with officials manning the facility present...

  • Shunning the architects of hate

    Books are not very popular in Pakistan, and so there are fewer examples of an affection for Hitler in children’s books or bookstores...

    This, however, does not mean that Hitler, with his predilection for slaughtering innocent people, is altogether reviled in Pakistan...

  • Shunning the architects of hate

    Books are not very popular in Pakistan, and so there are fewer examples of an affection for Hitler in children’s books or bookstores...

    This, however, does not mean that Hitler, with his predilection for slaughtering innocent people, is altogether reviled in Pakistan...

  • Architects must lower the carbon footprint in ‘whatever they do’

    At the age of 79, Yasmeen Lari can finally see a 30-year-old dream come to fruition: that of being able to walk the almost 2-kilometre distance between the Karachi Port Trust to the inner city where the 133-year-old Denso Hall stands...

    She wants to see present-day Karachi as a modern city but one that is rooted in its past and displayed adequately through its heritage, parks, open spaces and with encroachments removed
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