Suhaee Abro nurtures Odissi in Pakistan defying prejudice

Suhaee Abro nurtures Odissi in Pakistan defying prejudice

Lahore ,December 13 (AFP): With her arms stretched out and her hands elegantly curved, the young dancer stamps her feet with aplomb, defying prejudice. Her art is reviled by many in religiously conservative Pakistan, where it is often linked with prostitution. “We constantly have to explain to people that dance is an art form, it’s […]

Modi’s innuendo against Manmohan Singh stems from acute insecurity

Modi’s innuendo against Manmohan Singh stems from acute insecurity

By Pratap Bhanu Mehta/Indian Express The conduct of the Prime Minister of India during the Gujarat election should set alarm bells ringing. Narendra Modi’s innuendo in an election speech in Banaskantha, in which he strung together communal canards and conspiracy theories, marks a new and dangerous low in Indian politics. It is perhaps a sign of […]

Pakistani cricketers congratulate Kohli on his wedding

Pakistani cricketers congratulate Kohli on his wedding

Karachi, December 12 (Dawn): It’s not just us mere mortals who are excited with this wedding. Congratulations from the world poured in as the duo made things official and Kohli’s fellow sportsmen from the Pakistani cricket team also wished the newly-weds a happily ever after. Shahid Afridi  ✔@SAfridiOfficial  Congratulations @imVkohli @AnushkaSharma on your wedding. May God Bless you […]

Pakistani film stars journey to border with India seeking unity of artistes

Pakistani film stars journey to border with India seeking unity of artistes

December 11 (Express Tribune): The cast of the Pakistani film Arth – The Destination rooted their charisma on the border with India at Wagah, to amalgamate the margins between on-again off-again brothers, Pakistan and India, through filmic art, or to put it more precisely, in order to spread a banquet of peace and unity through their upcoming […]

India not to hold Asia Cup 2018 making an issue of Pakistan’s participation

India not to hold Asia Cup 2018 making an issue of Pakistan’s participation

New Delhi, December 11 (Geo News): India has refused to host the Asia Cup scheduled for September 2018, saying it cannot entertain a team from Pakistan, reports in the country’s media said on Monday. The decision by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was made because of the reluctance to host Pakistan […]