PEMRA bans repeat telecast of Ishqiya and Pyar Ke Sadqay

The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has imposed a ban on the repeat telecast of ARY Digital’s drama serial Ishqiya and HUM TV’s drama serial Pyar Ke Sadqay, saying the action was being taken for carrying content that went against social and religious values. According to a notification issued by the authority, the action was taken under Section 27

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Deleting Instagram Pictures After Breakups – Digital age Celebrity Couples Who Have Deleted Pictures With Ex-partners

There had to be at least one downside of celebrating love publicly on social media, especially when you’re a celebrity. We didn’t know until the very first social media generation of Pakistani celebrities reached that age slot. And now we know. At first they cashed in. They loved the hype they got, posting unconfirmed couple pictures, fueling speculations. They liked

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Trump’s Order Against Twitter for Hiding His Tweet May Change Social Media Landscape

“When the looting starts, the shooting starts,” Trump wrote, apparently quoting the former Miami police chief Walter Headley, who in December 1967 promised violent reprisals to protests over stop-and-frisk tactics. Trump’s message on Twitter came during a night of protests and looting in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd, a black man, after he was pinned to the ground

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From a Military Draftsman to Director of Tom & Jerry and Popeye – Life of Gene Deitch

Director of Tom & Jerry and Popeye, Gene Deitch worked for the army before he switched. Gene is survived by his wife and three sons from his first marriage, who are all writers and artists for alternative comics. The Oscar-winning illustrator, Gene Deitch died on Thursday night at his apartment in Prague, it has been reported. His Czech publisher, Petr

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Dawn TV Kills UK’s PM, Asked to Apologise

Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has issued show-cause notice to Dawn Television after it aired the news of death of United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who was suffering from COVID-19 and was in ICU. According to the notice issued by regulatory body, Dawn TV aired news without any cross verification. The show-cause notice ordered Dawn TV to air an

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Meri Sahafat, Meri Marzi – Dawn Images Takes Down Post After schooling Ahmad Butt on His Opinion About Mera Jisam Meri Marzi

It all started when actor Ahmad Butt dared to voice an opinion that didn’t go along the lines of personal views of people sitting behind Dawn Images (an official lifestyle instagram page of Dawn). Ahmad Butt doesn’t agree with the slogan Meri Jism Meri Marzi. And this is the manner in which he voiced his opinion.   othernews.pk decided to

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Tehreek-e-Labbaik Ready to Accept ‘Zindagi Tamasha’ if Council of Islamic Ideology Clears Film

Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan while talking to www.othernews.pk said that they wanted the film to be reviewed by an institution that understood the gravity of the situation. “If Council of Islamic Ideology clears the film, we are willing to accept it. If not, the content of the film obviously needed to be taken care of,” said spokesman of TLP. The plot of

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Most Memorable Visits of Pakistani Heads to US

This recent visit of Imran Khan was an explosion over the internet. As Khan was stepping on US soil, #khanmeetstrump was top trending not only in Pakistan or US, but across the globe. Maybe Trump’s controversial personality, new Pakistani leader and Pakistan’s strategic placement had a great role in this. Many things came into  discussion during Khan’s visit to US.

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‘Silly Walk’ Parade on April Fool’s Day in Budapest

Hundreds of Hungarians marched towards Central Budapest in a silly walk parade on Monday, copying a traditional move from British comedy television sketch to mark April Fool’s day. The March was organized by Benedek Petrok, 27-years-old education assistant, who said that the event provided an opportunity for people to forget about their daily problems and come to the streets to

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Allowing Heavy Bikes on Motorway Challenged

National Highway and Motorway Police have filed appeal against Islamabad High Court’s (IHC) decision of allowing heavy bikes on motorway. In December last year IHC ordered NH&MP to grant permission to heavy bikers to enter motorway under specific rules and regulations. The NH&MP have gone to supreme court against the decision. The Motorway spokesperson told othernews.pk that the authorities filed

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