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Man arrested for ‘defrauding couples on social media’

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Police on Sunday claimed to have arrested a man for defrauding people through fake social media advertisements that offered couples the opportunity to swap their partners. The arrest was a part of a series of actions taken during the Clifton division police’s campaign ‘Rescuing Youth, Saving Future’ in the upmarket neighbourhood and its surroundings. Suspect […]

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‘Expressing unresolved internal struggles’

Creative art often attempts to capture thoughts and feelings buried deep in the subconsciousness. This type of creativity aims to cause people to indulge in introspective thinking and make use of their imaginative powers. The artworks put on display by artists Sanie Bokhari and Zahrah Ehsan at an exhibition, titled “Un-thinking”, held recently at the […]

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The other side of impermanence and decay

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The temporariness of things around us affects us in so many ways, as does decay. But there are those with a trained eye who find beauty in both change and decay. The artworks put on display as by artists Nayab Noor and SM Raza at an exhibition “Impermanence”, which has been under way at the […]

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Feeling the divine presence through water colours

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Karachi: The presence of the Almighty may manifest itself to different people in different concepts even though we are all aware of its presence. This is precisely what artist Ali Abbas has tried to convey through his water colour-on-paper paintings depicting the Sufi concept of the Almighty in the form of whirling dervishes and shrines. […]

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Film-maker, friend remanded in murder case

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KARACHI: The director of an award-winning film, Seedlings or Lamha, and his female friend were on Sunday remanded in police custody till June 28 for their alleged involvement in a murder case. Mansoor Mujahid, who directed Seedlings, and his friend Anab, have been booked and arrested for allegedly killing their friend, Faisal Nabi, in an […]

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