Samaa’s efforts for missing pilgrims bear fruit

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Daplu news efforts bore fruit when the Ministry of Religious Affairs noted contacted our news and resultantly those Pakistani pilgrims who had disappeared after Mina stampede

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Pakistani Hajis recall Hajj horror

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After returning home, the Pakistani Hajj pilgrims share the shocking story of Mina stampede that killed over 700 pilgrims on Friday.

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Army chief arrives in Germany

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RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Monday arrived in Germany in one day official visit.

According to ISPR, the army chief participants of the Conference on Security in Central and South Asia in the city of Munich will go.

On Sunday, General Rashad Mahmood, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States arrived on an official visit to attend ‘2015 Chiefs of Defence (CHOD) Conference “in Honolulu, Hawaii.

The focus of the conference, which is being attended by the military leadership over 20 countries, is the “address shared security challenges and ensure access to the global commons”, ISPR said in a statement.

In addition to attending the conference, CJCSC also held bilateral meetings with CDS in different countries.

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36 Pakistanis confirmed dead; 85 still missing after Mina incident

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ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Religious Affairs of Pakistan has confirmed the martyrdom of 36 Pakistani pilgrims in Mina stampede, with 85 missing,

According to information posted on the official website of the ministry, 36 Pakistani pilgrims have been martyred while 35 others are injured. Your data have been published on the website:

According to official data, the pilgrims injured are being treated at the Al-Noor Hospital King Faisal Specialist Hospital in Al-Shisha, King Abdul Aziz (Al-Zahir) Hospital and Medical Mission Hospital Pakistan Hajj in Mecca.

Talking to PTV Saudi Arabia, Religious Affairs Minister, Sardar Muhammad Yousaf, they said 85 Pakistani pilgrims are still missing.

He said that contacts have been established with 217 missing Pakistani Hujjaj and efforts are being made to reach the remaining 85 missing pilgrims.

On the other hand, the government has launched a helpline for information on missing Hujjaj. The numbers are 042 111 725 425 (for dialing from Pakistan) and 8001166622 (to score from Saudi Arabia).

Samaa has also become the voice of the missing Pakistanis. Please if anyone has information on the dead Pakistanis, injured or missing and SMS WhatsApp 0347-7262222 or 0213-2270831 mark.

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PM Sharif calls for plebiscite to end Kashmir dispute

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NEW YORK: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, to play its role in the implementation of resolutions of the Security Council of the UN on the Kashmir conflict.

In his meeting with Ban Ki-moon in New York on Sunday, the prime minister called a plebiscite to resolve the longstanding dispute of Jammu and Kashmir.

Sharif also raised the issue of the violation of ceasefire by India at the Line of Control and limit work with the Secretary General of the UN. He urged the UN chief to play its role in order unprovoked ceasefire violations by India.

The UN Secretary General expressed his concern over the tension between Pakistan and India and offered his good offices.

He called for dialogue between Pakistan and India.

Briefing the UN chief on his domestic agenda, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that fighting terrorism is a top priority.

The Prime Minister said Pakistan seeks to have new relationship with Afghanistan. Pakistan is ready to help Afghanistan in the reconciliation process when asked.

The UN Secretary General praised Pakistan’s contribution to the peace efforts of the UN and paid tribute to their peacekeepers.

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Fawad Afzal Khan to play a DJ in Karan Johar’s ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’?

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As director ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ Karan Johar is one of the most anticipated films of next year and the stellar cast that includes the likes of Anushka Sharma, Ranbir Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, the film stakes are already high.

Previously it was also speculated that the Pakistani Actor Fawad Afzal Khan would also be a part of the film. Now the news seems to have a stamp of authentication because, according to a report in, Fawad has a special role in ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’. The report adds that “it is very different from the roles he has done so far. He would be playing a good look hot and sexy DJ. He will join the crew in Vienna for 10 days, which would be shooting their scenes.” Who Fawad will be matched against is not yet confirmed, but reports back in February, said he will romance Aishwarya Rai.

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Have to struggle with body-shaming: Lisa Ray

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Actress Lisa Ray says she is proud of her body, but still has to struggle with body-shaming. “I understand that. We have a lot of trolling and things like that. I’m very proud of what I am today but honestly, I have to fight him too,” Lisa told IANS here.

Criticizing the “unrealistic aspirations” that women put up with to get a desired body type, she called sensitization. We have to stop putting these unrealistic aspirations and have to start with the media. There are both photo-shopping and stuff … taking place in the media. I think we all love beautiful images, but we must also understand what will make those images, “said Lisa, who was here to launch diamond watches by Swiss watchmaker Rado, a cancer survivor, she . says he is aware of his age, but is practical in view of aging, “I am very happy and comfortable in my own skin today, but I’m 43 now and obviously I’m never going to look like when I was 20,” he said.

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Jhanvi is too young and talks about her debut mere speculations, say parents Boney Kapoor and Sridevi

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In recent days, speculation has been rife about the eldest daughter of Sridevi Kapoor Jhanvi Dulquer making his debut against Salman, who is the son of Malayalam superstar Mammootty.

However, if your father Boney Kapoor is to be believed, these are nothing more than mere speculation. Talking to India, Boney Kapoor said, “… She’s too young Finally, she has to decide what he wants to do in life from now on, everyone talks about his debut are mere speculations” The project It was rumored to be directed by KV Vijayendra Prasad, the writer behind ‘Baahubali’ and ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan.

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Bombay Velvet’ didn’t work because it didn’t have ‘songs and all’; ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ had: Ranbir Kapoor

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Actor Ranbir Kapoor feels his latest release “Bombay Velvet” was not tempting enough to pull the audience. (Read: The fate of Hope Deepika works in my favor for ‘Tamasha’: Ranbir Kapoor) “Bombay Velvet”, directed by Anurag Kashyap bombed at the box office.

But the actor “Rockstar” is happy and proud of all the films he has made so far. “I am happy and proud to work with everyone either” Bombay Velvet “or” besharam “or any other film. The world of” Bombay Velvet “was not attractive … I had no songs and everything,” he said Ranbir to reporters here last night. (It should read: I’m not part of Ranbir Kapoor in the FIR against him) “It seems I did less promotion for her, but that’s not the case while ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ had songs, and. what worked, “he said. Ranbir, who is currently going through a phase of career break has given memorable performances in films like “Rockstar”, “Barfi” Rajneeti “and other was listed as the next superstar of Bollywood (read:.. I had a plenty of family dinners with Katrina Kaif and his family, says Ranbir Kapoor) As the next superstar Ranbir, 32, said: “I’ve been hearing this from recent years. I hope ‘Tamasha’ (his next film) that restores faith. We all want to do good work, do different and exciting films and papers.

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Four times more of everything in ‘Hate Story 3’: Director Vishal Pandya

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After giving a high dose of romance, excitement and intimacy in the second installment of the franchise “Hate Story”, director Vishal Pandya says the third installment will be four times more than all these elements. “When we are asked what is in the second franchise, we say ‘zyada’ (plus) or more of the first part and the third … I would say ‘Chaar zyada guna’ (four times). Therefore, there is much more to do in this part … in revenge, suspense, action, romance and sex, “Pandya told IANS here. Pandya understand that when you work in a franchise, expectations rise a lump sum after another.

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