Turning 90, Winnie-the-Pooh meets Britain’s queen in new story

Courtesy The News International Winnie-the-Pooh turns 90 this year and the much-loved children’s character returns for a new adventure in which he meets someone else celebrating the same significant birthday — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth. “Winnie-the-Pooh and the Royal Birthday” sees the popular bear from A.A. Milne’s children’s stories travel to London with friends Christopher Robin,…

Carroll’s fantasy world returns in “Alice Through the Looking Glass”

Courtesy The News International LONDON: Lewis Carroll’s much-loved heroine Alice returns to the big screen for more fantasy adventures in “Alice Through the Looking Glass”, going through a mirror and then travelling back in time to help her friend, the flamboyant Mad Hatter. The colorful movie with plenty of special effects follows the 2010 box…

Salma Agha seeks ‘Overseas Citizen of India’ card

Courtesy The News International NEW DELHI: After Pakistani-origin singer Adnan Sami was granted Indian citizenship in January, Pakistan-born actor-singer Salma Agha has applied for an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card, and her application is being considered by the Ministry of Home Affairs, The Indian Express reported Tuesday. An OCI card allows its holder multiple…