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FULL FLEDGED BATTLE – PAKISTAN BRINGS MISSILE, INDIA BRINGS CANNON
PAKISTAN, TERA TIDDI BOMB, KARACHI MEIN TIRANGA
29.05.20 - Punjab Today Media Desk

 "Aah dekh! Aah Dekh! Aa teri maa...aisi taisi" 

"Lahore mein Tiranga hoga!”
 
WHEN YOU WERE HAVING DINNER, India and Pakistan launched a full-fledged war. A Pakistani missile appeared from nowhere all of a sudden on the screen and the Indian side only had a cast-iron arrow but ...
  


‘Baby Doll’ singer Kanika Kapoor hopes, her fifth coronavirus test will be negative
30.03.20 - Team PT

Singer Kanika Kapoor, who has tested positive for novel coronavirus for the fourth time, has shared an emotional post on Instagram. As fans showed concern for the singer, she made it clear that she was "not in the ICU” and was waiting to meet her ...
  


It isn't very fashionable these days, but let's hail this Pakistani.
CRY FOR THE KING OF COMEDY
07.03.20 - S Pal

Say a prayer & then laugh. He's dead, but he'll appreciate.
 
HIS STAND UP ACTS, jokes, wisecracks, wipe outs, squelches often targeted the poor man. To someone new to the Pakistani comedy, some of his jokes could seem to be in poor taste. But gradually one ...
  


On His ‘Death Bed’, Amar Singh Expresses
19.02.20 - Team PT

Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh has released a video expressing "regret" over his behaviour towards Amitabh Bachchan and his family. The former Samajwadi party leader recorded and posted the video on his official Facebook account after receiving Mr Bachchan's message on the death anniversary ...
  


Coronavirus: Novel predicted Wuhan virus 40 years before outbreak
17.02.20 - Team PT

More than 1800 people have died in China because of the coronavirus outbreak. The Chinese city Wuhan is the epicenter of the virus which has now spread to over 25 countries. But did you know a fiction book predicted the Wuhan virus around 40 years ...
  


A MARRIAGE PROPOSAL
12.01.20 - Markandey Katju

I believe that after reaching a certain age most girls want a husband. But I was struck by the novel way Mona, wife of film actor Dev Anand got hers. I was reading about this in Toronto, having little else to do when it was ...
  


Filmmaker Anubhav Singh wants more of Bollywood to speak up about the NRC/CAA
26.12.19 - Team PT

One of Bollywood’s leading directors called on three superstar actors to break their silence about a new citizenship law that has triggered riots in India, saying they could influence millions of fans.

At least 21 people have died since crowds took to the ...
  


Charged 78,650 for 1 tea and 1 coffee, but Kiku Sharda is not complaining!
05.09.19 - Team PT

Actor-comedian Kiku Sharda's Rahul Bose-moment tweet about his coffee bill is nothing like the actual Rahul Bose-moment. Kiku Sharda, who is known for his sense of humour, was in Bali recently, where he ordered room service for some tea and coffee. As per his tweet, ...
  


Google honours India's iconic actor Amrish Puri with a doodle on his 87th birth anniversary
22.06.19 - Team PT

Google honoured renowned Bollywood actor Amrish Puri on his birth anniversary today, on June 22, 2019, with a doodle.

The doodle which was unveiled by Google on the actor’s 87th birthday, was made by a Pune-based guest artist Debangshu Moulik, and celebrates his life and legacy.

Amrish ...
  


The quiet patriot
IN PRAISE OF GIRISH KARNAD
09.06.19 - *RAMACHANDRA GUHA

Like most other Indians of my generation, I first saw Girish Karnad on the screen in one of Shyam Benegal's films. I first saw him in the flesh in New Delhi's India International Centre, circa 1990, dining alone. Many eyes went to him - apart ...
  


Harvey Weinstein and Accusers reach deal to settle Sexual abuse cases
THE AGREEMENT WON'T AFFECT THE CRIMINAL CASE PENDING AGAINST WEINSTEIN
25.05.19 - TEAM PT

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, an accused in rape and sexual assault cases, has reached a provisional $44 million settlement with alleged victims and creditors, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.

The deal, which has not yet been signed, aims to cover all civil proceedings filed ...
  


Election Commission Stalls Release of Modi Biopic
STOPPED TILL THE END OF ELECTIONS
10.04.19 - TEAM PT

Hours after the censor board cleared the way, the Election Commission has stopped the release of "PM Narendra Modi", a biopic on the Prime Minister, till national elections are over. The film - scheduled for release tomorrow, coinciding with the start of the Lok Sabha ...
  


Using Google Maps for directions? It can be misleading at times
18.02.19 - Team PT

Google Maps is arguably one of the most useful mobile applications ever launched by a technology company. It serves as the default map provider not only for consumers but also for major ride-sharing services. Some of the key features of Google Maps include calculating the ...
  


Why is Shah Rukh Khan playing a man with dwarfism in Zero?
REPRESENTATION MATTERS
22.12.18 - SONIA ASHRAF*

In May 2016, it was revealed that Shah Rukh Khan is taking on a major acting challenge. He will be playing a man with dwarfism in film Zero.

Director Anand L Rai had spoken about his collaboration with SRK saying, "He has seen life not just ...
  


PM Narendra Modi's meeting with Indian Film industry draws flak
#WhereAreAllTheWomen
19.12.18 - TEAM PT


Prime Minister Narendra Modi had an "extensive and fruitful interaction" with a delegation of Bollywood producers and actors at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai on Tuesday. The issues plaguing the film industry were discussed in the meeting.
  


TV serials 80's ...
#MeTooIndia
13.10.18 - Amandeep Sandhu

There is no doubt that the TV serials Ramayan and Mahabharat in the late 1980s altered the nation's consciousness quite radically. For thousands of years these were oral texts but in electronic form on TV, unlike perhaps how their creators imagined, the Ramayan at least ...
  


Rahul Gandhi Bats For Freedom Of Expression; Anurag Kashyap, Swara Bhaskar praise his stance
SACRED GAMES ROW
15.07.18 - TEAM PT

The controversy surrounding Netflix's new show 'Sacred Games' over a line critical of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi refuses to die. The show got embroiled in a controversy as complaints were filed against Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Netflix and the makers of the show, by two Congress men, ...
  


Battle of Saragarhi comes alive
27.06.18 - TEAM PT

As the words of Havaldar Ishar Singh echoed through the still night, there were tears in the eyes of many among the audience. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, whose book on the historic Battle of Saragarhi had inspired the amazing fusion of sight and ...
  


Punjab Kala Parishad to confer Jaswant Singh Kanwal with 'Punjab Gaurav Puraskar'
25.06.18 - TEAM PT

CHANDIGARH, JUNE 25: The Punjab Kala Parishad would honour eminent Punjabi literatteur Jaswant Singh Kanwal with 'Punjab Gaurav Puraskar' on the eve of his birth centenary. The Cultural Affairs Minister, Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu, Chairman of the Punjab Kala Parishad Dr. Surjit Patar and the Secretary ...
  


Shankar Mahadevan Academy associates with Maharashtra Mandal Singapore
MUSIC COURSES TO BE OFFERED IN SINGAPORE
21.06.18 - TEAM PT

June 21: Shankar Mahadevan Academy (SMA), a music school founded by singer and composer Shankar Mahadevan, today on World Music Day announced a partnership-with Maharashtra Mandal Singapore (MMS), to offer Indian music programs to students in Singapore. This association will look at reaching out to ...
  



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