Sunday, 21 July 2019

Tag Archives: Punjab

Sikh Fans ejected from World Cup match after protest

MANCHESTER: Several spectators were Tuesday handcuffed and ejected from Old Trafford during the first World Cup semi-final between India and New Zealand after mounting a political protest. The fans were apparently Sikh separatists who wore T-shirts and held banners demanding a referendum on an independent homeland (Khalistan) to be carved ...

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Indian Brother, sister marry each other to get Australia visa

MUMABI: A brother-sister duo from India have been accused of forgery and marrying each other in a bid to immigrate to Australia. Currently believed to be living in Australia, the pair came under scanner after their cousin filed a police complaint earlier this month. Police in the Indian state of ...

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Italian-Pakistani woman killed for ‘honour’

GUJRAT/ROME: An Italian-Pakistani woman was allegedly murdered by her father, uncle and brother in Punjab’s Gujrat district in the name of honour, police officials said. Police have arrested three suspects, including the victim’s father and brother identified as Ghulam Mustafa and Adnan, for their alleged involvement in the crime. According ...

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Punjab Nahi Jaungi becomes Pakistan’s highest grossing film

LOLLYWOOD: Pakistan film industry might have seen a slump in its movies released this year, but the viewers’ response to Punjab Nahi Jaungi proved to be a clear winner at the box-office. The blockbuster has broken records of Jawani Phir Nahi Ani and has become the first Pakistani film to cross Rs 500 million worldwide. ...

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Mehwish take on acting, music career

LAHORE: Mehwish Hayat is the new sensation in our showbiz. She has been on the cover of top magazines and bagged many challenging awards for her brilliant acting skills. In an interview she talked about her upcoming film ‘Punjab Nahi Jaungi’. Following are excerpts of the interview: Tell us about ...

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Indian CM invites Pakistani artists to India despite ban

NEW DELHI: Indian Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh said on Wednesday that he was never in favour of the ban on Pakistani artists visiting India. The minister said that despite the ban, he would be happy to invite Pakistani artists to Indian Punjab and expressed his wish to ...

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