Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

Category Archives: Showbiz

Monthly meeting of Floral Art Society organized at Serena

ISLAMABAD, JAN 23 (DNA) – The Flora Art Soceity of Islamabad held its monthly meeting at Serena Hotels on Thursday. This months program was in keeping new trends towards recycling titled “Trash to Treasures”.Wiqar-un-Nisa Boolani presented very innovative arrangements using recycled martial and demonstrated to the members how interesting exhibits can be created by using old newspapers, magazines, pieces of wood and wood shavings and the nsides of tissue rolls in combination with flowers and foliage.

Togo turns former colonial palace into flagship art centre

Togo on Friday opened a flagship art centre in the former seat of colonial power after a multi-million dollar refurbishment aimed at making it a major cultural draw in West Africa.Built over a century ago, the Palais de Lome was home to both French and German colonial rulers until becoming the residence of the Togolese presidency – but was abandoned in the early 1990’s.Togo’s government commissioned architects in 2014 to renovate the palace, venerated as a treasured historic monument in the tiny West African nation, which is seeking to attract visitors and boost tourism.

Untitled art fair takes on the human cost of climate crisis

Exhibitors and special projects at the Miami Beach fair will tackle both the global and local ramifications of a planet in serious perilEarlier this month, the Trump administration formally notified the United Nations that the US would begin the year-long process of withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, the global response to the threat of climate change. It is against this backdrop that the eighth edition of Untitled, Art Miami Beach sees exhibitors intent on highlighting the human toll of unchecked global warming.

Alkaram removes a kurta from their website after BTS fans accuse them of plagiarism

Alkaram has released a new collection but one certain design looks like we’ve seen it elsewhere before.

One kurta on their website boasts delicate floral embroidery that would look great otherwise:

‘Midway’ defeats ‘Doctor Sleep’ in surprise Box Office upset

LOS ANGELES,  – In a surprise box office win, Roland Emmerich’s World War II epic “Midway” took down the competition in North America to land in first place with $17.5 million.Heading into the weekend, Warner Bros.’ Stephen King adaptation “Doctor Sleep” was widely expected to take the top prize, but the R-rated sequel to 1980’s “The Shining” debuted at No. 2 with a slumbering $14.1 million from 3,855 venues, nearly half of studio projections. With lackluster ticket sales across domestic box office charts, ticket sales were down over 26% from the same weekend last year, according to Comscore.

Taylor Swift, Andrew Lloyd Webber write new ‘Cats’ song for musical film

LONDON: American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift and British composer Andrew Lloyd Webber have written a new song for the film adaptation of hit musical Cats, which will be performed by ballerina Francesca Hayward in the highly-anticipated movie.Beautiful Ghosts will also be sung by Swift, who stars as Bombalurina in her first film role, over the end credits.

Farhan Saeed’s Facebook account and page hacked

LAHORE (DNA) – Pakistani famous singer-actor Farhan Saeed has requested all his fans to report his Facebook account after his profile and page has gotten hacked by some anonymous users.‘Suno Chanda’ actor took to Instagram and epressed, “My personal Facebook and my Facebook page both have been hacked since yesterday. Please report. To hacker, I am sure it’s a great source of fun for you but this is one sacred means for an artist to be in touch with his/her fans and it takes a lot of hard work to build all this. Kindly stop doing this.”Many heart-broken fans reacted to his post and expressed.