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For Taliban the biggest prize is Pakistan: Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

Jan 29, 2013

For Taliban the biggest prize is Pakistan: Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

The Afghan war has been won by the Taliban. The American withdrawal is actually a retreat and the next stop for a buoyant Taliban is Pakistan worries documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. #Pakistan #Taliban #Q&A #Jaipur Literature Festival #Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy #Saving Face
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy will receive a civil award: Gilani

Feb 28, 2012

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy will receive a civil award: Gilani

While Pakistan's media and political parties can often be sensitive to criticism, the prestige of an Oscar appears to have outweighed any qualms the government might feel about celebrating a film that shows the country in a bad light. #NewsTracker #Yousuf Raza Gilani #Oscars #Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy #Saving Face
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

Feb 27, 2012

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

The documentary filmmaker won the Oscar for her 52-minute documentary Saving Face, which traces the lives of of acid attack victims in Pakistan and a doctor who treats them. #Pakistan #Oscars2012 #Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy #Saving Face

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Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

Jul 19, 2014

California couple faces fine for brown lawn after complying with water-saving rules

Laura Whitney and her husband, Michael Korte, don't know whether they're being good citizens during a drought or scofflaws...
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

Jul 18, 2014

California couple faces fine for brown lawn after complying with water-saving rules

Laura Whitney and her husband, Michael Korte, don't know whether they're being good citizens during a drought or scofflaws...
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

Jul 05, 2014

Netherlands beats Costa Rica in penalty shootout to reach World Cup semifinals

Tim Krul came on as a substitute in the final minute of extra time and then saved two penalties in a 4-3 shootout victory over Costa Rica on Saturday, giving the Netherlands a spot in the World Cup semifinals. The Dutch team will next face Argentina ... #Costa Rica #Sao Paulo #Tim Krul