We bring you a round-up of updates to keep you in the know of what’s happening locally and around the globe!
Amir Khan and Faryal Makhdoom call it quits after a bitter feud on Twitter
Renowned couple Amir Khan and Faryal Makhdoom called it quits after a bitter feud on Twitter where Amir accused Faryal of cheating on him with another boxer, Anthony Joshua. Fans and followers believed that their accounts were hacked but the rumours were put to rest when Amir posted a video revealing that the two have in fact parted ways.
Kimmy K ready for motherhood again!
Lo and behold! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are expecting baby number three through a surrogate mother. After being advised to not conceive again by her doctors, the couple has chosen to take the path of surrogacy to further expand their family. The baby is due to be born in January 2018 and the identity of the surrogate hasn’t been disclosed yet. Congratulations to the West family!
Mobeen Ansari launches his photographic book!
Photographer Mobeen Ansari recently launched his book “White in the Flag – A Promise Forgotten” published by Markings Publishing at Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture. The book captures Ansari’s gifted photography skills focusing on the minority groups of Pakistan that are often victims of prejudice and biases.
Kit Harrington’s doppelganger spotted in Islamabad
All GoT fans, brace yourselves because Jon Snow’s doppelganger has been spotted in Islamabad! Goher Abbasi, born and bred in UK has a striking resemblance to Kit Harington with the same hairstyle and face structure. After his picture went viral, fans have been sharing memes on Twitter and other social media forums.
Diplo and Shahrukh Khan collaborate for a bhangra number
“Phurrr” is a new music number composed by popular American DJ Diplo and Shahrukh Khan for the upcoming Imtiaz Ali directorial “Jab Harry met Sejal”. Music director Pritam revealed that Diplo was approached last year to compose something for the movie and later Mohit Chauhan and additional vocalist Tushar Joshi were chosen to sing the song. That’s what we call a superb collab!
Artist Jeff Koons designs for Louis Vuitton
Pop-art influenced artist Jeff Koons joined hands with powerhouse fashion brand Louis Vuitton and designed an exclusive collection. The collection takes inspiration from famous painters from the past and their iconic works. Koons has hand-painted reproductions of some of art history’s greatest works and has placed a gleaming blue orb at the center of each piece. The collection has also been showcased at Harrod’s in London.
Coke Studio pays tribute to Aamir Zaki
Popular musical platform Coke Studio raises the curtain on late Aamir Zaki’s performance on the show which was also his last musical venture. The legendary guitarist died of heart failure this year leaving the musical fraternity in a state of shock and sorrow. As fans of Zaki’s guitaring skills and melodic voice, we simply cannot wait to watch his performance on the show!
MNA Ayesha Gulalai quits PTI followed by scathing allegations against IK
In a recent turn of events, MNA Ayesha Gulalai resigned from PTI followed by serious allegations against PTI Chief Imran Khan. After her resignation, she held a press conference where she disclosed that her reason for leaving the party is “ill-treatment of women in the party” and Imran Khan’s questionable text messages to her. Since her press conference, many feminists and women rights’ activists have come forward offering her support!