Govt blocks notification for 10 tariff determinations

Courtesy Of Dawn News ISLAMABAD: The government has blocked notifications for at least 10 tariff determinations issued by the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority for power projects using different fuels for being ‘unrealistic and inconsistent with prudent costs and market practices’. “Almost all the upfront tariffs determined by Nepra are generally running on the higher…

PUBLISHED ABOUT 3 HOURS AGO Indian television is regressive compared to its cinema, says filmmaker Sarmad Khoosat

Courtesy Of Dawn News Acclaimed director/actor Sarmad Khoosat has made a name for himself, not only in Pakistan but also across the border. Khoosat attended the Urdu festival Jashn-e-Rekhta in India where he spoke about how Indian television is at a standstill, according to Indian Express. “Progress happened on Indian television faster and earlier than…

‘The Revenant’ wins big in Britain’s BAFTA awards

Courtesy Of The News International LONDON: Survival drama “The Revenant” was the top winner at Britain’s biggest movie awards on Sunday, taking the best film prize and honours for leading actor Leonardo DiCaprio and director Alejandro G. Inarritu. The movie earned five British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards, including for cinematography and sound,…