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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

Sep 21, 2014

Hyrule Warriors: Hack and slash with a heart

NINTENDO sweats its assets harder than a smartphone-maker in a Chinese factory. Its small band of characters have fulfilled so many roles and reprises that it’s a wonder they haven’t gone on strike. Financially, of course, it makes sense but doesn’t ... #Nintendo #Shigeru Miyamoto
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

Sep 20, 2014

Bautista, Stroman, Jays end 6-game skid, top Yanks

(AP) -- Jose Bautista hit his eighth homer of the year against New York, Marcus Stroman pitched six gritty innings and the Toronto Blue Jays ended a season-worst six-game skid to beat the Yankees 6-3 Saturday and keep their faint playoff hopes alive.... #Toronto #Derek Jeter #New York Yankees #John Gibbons #Jose Bautista #Toronto Blue Jays #Edwin Encarnacion #Danny Valencia
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy gets Pakistan its first Oscar

Sep 18, 2014

Napoli 3-1 Sparta Prague: Higuain and Mertens prevent European upset

The Partenopei conceded early on at the Stadio San Paolo, where they lost their last game, but goals either side of half-time saved face for Rafa Benitez's me... #Sparta Prague #Italy #Europe #SSC Napoli