Tag: Zafar

Ali Zafar hunts for a fresh face for new video

Singer and actor Ali Zafar is on a hunt for a fresh face to feature in his new video, the third from his latest...

Govt declines to restore Zafar Qureshi in NICL case

The federal government has once again defied orders from Supreme Court (SC) to restore Zafar Qureshi as the chief investigative officer in the National...

SC issues orders for restoration of Zafar Qureshi

The Supreme Court has issued orders for restoration of DG FIA, Zafar Qureshi and his four assistant officers to continue probe of NICL scam. Earlier...

Zafar accuses PPP of sabotaging CoD

ISLAMABAD - Criticising the PPP government, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Senator Raja Zafar-ul-Haq on Monday said the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) had sabotaged the Charter of Democracy (CoD) under which the two parties had pledged to cooperate on the political front.
He was addressing a gathering organised to honour the two sitting members of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly and a former advisor to the AJK president who joined the PML-N. Raja flayed

Is Atif Aslam jealous of Ali Zafar?

We have heard from sources close to the situation that recently for a show, Ali Zafar and Atif were approached to do a live collaboration on stage for the first time which had Zafar excited but Aslam flatly refused. Seems like Zafar's reigning success in Bollywood and applaud for his new album Jhom has made Aslam insecure. Perhaps the recent public ratings which made brands such as Pepsi chose Zafar on the basis of popularity to do the world cup song adds onto Aslam feeling left out,

PML-Q wants Zafar Qureshi removed from FIA team

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) parliamentarians on Thursday demanded that the government remove Zafar Ahmed Qureshi, head of the FIA team investigating the National Insurance Corporation Limited (NICL) scam.
A day after the FIA sought arrest warrants for PML-Q's Moonis Elahi, two female parliamentarians, Shahnaz Sheikh and Attiya Inayatullah, came to the Chaudhrys' rescue during Thursday's session. Speaking on a point of order, Shahnaz Sheikh said, "Zafar

Ali Zafar marks his presence in Bollywood

LAHORE - Ali Zafar has been nominated in the categories for best debut (male) and most promising newcomer (male) at the Filmfare Awards 2011 and Star Screen Awards 2011 respectively.
The 'Tere Bin Laden' star has been a tabloid sensation ever since signing Yash Raj film with Katrina Kaif and the Indian press finds an incredible chemistry between them (although our humble Ali Zafar failed to recognise Katrina in the first meeting).
Award or no award, this talented actor has

Mohsin Zafar notches Royal Palm Golf

LAHORE - The Royal Palm Golf Tournament, contested over 18 holes on a chilly December Sunday at the Royal Palm Golf Course, saw golfers of talent and distinction appear in full strength in the stroke play competition.
Against tough resistance from his fellow competitors like Abbas Ali Khan, Nadeem Hassan Asif, Hussain Hamid, Shahid Abbas and Abdullah Sharif, the ultimate gross winner Mohsin Zafar proved to be a golfer of deeds, his excellent shot making dwarfing the prowess of

Ali Zafar leads by example

LAHORE: Who could've thought that the simple kid coming from a middle class background of two university professors as parents, spotted daily at a hotel lobby once, struggling to make his livelihood by making portraits and paintings, would one day be the highest bidder of an art auction for a cause.
The buzz is that recently at an art auction event by Sanjan Nagar held to educate under privileged girls in acquiring advanced education, Ali Zafar was present too. During the auction

Ali Zafar competes with Ranbir Kapoor

MUMBAI: Ranbir Kapoor has some serious competition with Ali Zafar of late! Mira Nair is busy casting for her forthcoming film 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' which is an adaptation of Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid's bestselling novel by the same name. Shahid Kapoor who was initially approached for the role couldn't be a part of the project because of lack of dates. Ranbir Kapoor was then approached and he happily auditioned for the film.
Mira Nair revealed in an interview with a

Ali Zafar to sing title track for Reema’s next

"It's been four years since 'Masty' and my fans were missing Ali, the singer," says Ali Zafar who will be releasing a lot of music in the coming months.
He has one Sufi album lined-up for the release and other than that he will be giving soundtrack for three films, two of them are Pakistani films. Ali recently came back to Pakistan to record the title track for Reema's upcoming film, which will be releasing soon, after getting a break from his long shooting schedule

Ali Zafar in Dhawan’s next!

Ali Zafar is in high demand. First, he signed a YRF film. Now, David is narrating him the script of his next This year has proved to be lucky for Ali Zafar. His debut 'Tere Bin Laden' won him so much critical praise that Yash Raj Films wasted no time in signing him as second lead in 'Mere Brother Ki Dulhan'.
And now, Ali is one of the top contenders for the lead role in David Dhawan's next, tentatively titled 'Chasme Badoor'.
Considering Ali is in such high demand with the