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  • Dangal becomes highest-grossing Bollywood movie

    MUMBAI: Indian movie star Aamir Khan’s latest blockbuster Dangal has become the highest-grossing Bollywood film of all time, smashing his own record, trade analysts and producers said on Monday...

    “This is our ninth film with Aamir Khan and with Dangal we’ve broken our own record of PK,” Amrita Pandey, vice-president of studios at Disney India, told AFP via email...

  • Govt asked to include profile of Sher Shah Suri in syllabus

    PESHAWAR: Speakers at a seminar here on Wednesday demanded of the authorities to include profile of celebrated Pakhtun king Sher Shah Suri in school history book so that young people could know about his achievements...

    The Poha Foundation, a civil society organisation, held the seminar titled ‘Life and achievements of Sher Shah Suri’ at Pashto Academy, University of Peshawar...

  • KP not cooperating in energy projects, says Abid Sher

    PESHAWAR: Minister of state for water and power Abid Sher Ali on Thursday accused the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government of not cooperating with the federal government in the successful execution of power projects meant to end energy crisis in the province...

    Abid Sher said the foreign donors had pledged $90 million for the establishment of 500KV Peshawar and Kohat grid stations but the land acquisition issue had caused delay in the...

  • Pashto folksinger Gluab Sher passes away

    PESHAWAR: Popular Pashto folksinger of the yore days Gulab Sher Ustad passed away here on Monday at 91...

    Mr Sher shot to unprecedented fame in early 40s when a Peshawar branch of Kolkata-based music company ‘His Master Voice’ recorded his maiden Pashto song...

  • Pakistan vs India: Sher-e-Bangla braces for Asia Cup's biggest clash

    This time it is a battle for continental supremacy in the shortest format but their will be no shortage of fireworks as Pakistan and India meet in the Asia Cup T20 at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium, Mirpur on Saturday...

    ”It’s game on then – probably the only one not featuring Bangladesh that will be played to a packed house at the Sher-e-Bangla...

  • PTI demands removal of Khawaja Asif, Abid Sher Ali

    LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) on Monday demanded removal of the federal and state ministers for water and power as the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) held them responsible for loadshedding and inflated billing...

    “Fraud of this scale is a verdict against the government and there is no credibility left of Khawaja Asif and Abid Sher Ali following the revelations that they themselves are responsible for...

  • Sana, Abid Sher groups fail to sink differences

    FAISALABAD: Though the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is struggling hard to accord an ‘unforgettable’ welcome to its ‘quaid’ and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam, upon their arrival in the country, Abid Sher Ali and Rana Sanaullah groups still don’t appear to be interested in shunning their differences at this crucial time for the party...

    On Thursday, an advertisement appearing in a section of media on behalf...

  • LHC stays PTI candidate's victory notification on Abid Sher Ali's petition

    The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday ordered the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to withhold the notification of victory of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's (PTI) Farrukh Habib, who had emerged as the winner from Faisalabad's NA-108 and remained so despite an earlier recount...

    Justice Shahid Karim issued the directions on a petition filed by rival candidate, PML-N leader Abid Sher Ali, against Habib's victory...

  • Pashteen not allowed to visit Karnal Sher’s grave

    SWABI: The elder brother of Nishan-i-Haider recipient, Captain Karnal Sher Khan, on Saturday declined Pakhtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) leader Manzoor Pashteen permission to visit the grave of the martyr...

    A video went viral on social media in which Anwar Sher is seen asking the PTM leaders not to visit his brother’s grave in Karnal Sher Khan village along Swabi-Mardan road...

  • Abid Sher Ali’s claim of filing ‘complaint’ against Vawda rejected

    LONDON: More than two weeks after Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader Abid Sher Ali claimed to have filed a complaint with British authorities to investigate the allegedly dubious UK properties of PTI’s Faisal Vawda, a federal minister, officials here denied that any such report was filed...

    In an email to Dawn, a spokesperson for the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA) said: “We can confirm that Abid Sher Ali attended an old NCA office...

  • Canadian-American family, kidnapped in 2012 in Afghanistan, recovered by Pakistan Army

    ""They were captured by terrorists from Afghanistan in 2012 and kept as hostages there," the ISPR handout read...

    "Although the identities of the recovered hostages have not yet been revealed or confirmed by the army's media wing, they are believed to be Joshua Boyle and Caitlan Coleman, kidnapped in Afghanistan in 2012 while on a backpacking trip, and their three children — all of whom were born in captivity...

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