Fahad Hussayn at PSFW 2015: Freedom of choice to dress

 Sophisticated and elegant without any skin show -- that’s how most people describe Pakistan’s fashion. But designers of the country are trying hard to break the perception through their creations. Fahad Hussayn’s range ”Democrats Midsummer 2015”, showcased at the opening day of the eighth edition of the Pakistan Fashion Design Council Sunsilk Fashion Week (PSFW), was an effort to represent freedom of choice to dress as one desires.

Maverick freedom fighter and poet of romance

Disproving Percy Bysshe Shelley's description of poets as "unacknowledged legislators of the world", he combined his illustrious poetic career with membership of the Constituent Assembly that drafted free India's constitution.

Indiana religious freedom law triggers gay rights fury

Supporters of gay rights united in outrage Friday after the US state of Indiana adopted a law critics say would allow businesses to deny service to homosexuals on religious grounds.

Lala Lajpat Rai issue: Kiran Bedi should apologize to the nation, says Arvinder Singh Lovely

Congress leader Arvinder Singh Lovely urged Bedi to apologize for her action, terming it an 'insult to the entire nation'. "Kiran Bedi should apologize to the nation... Lala Lajpat Rai ji was against communalism and against the RSS ideology.

Freedom has prevailed: Rogen, Franco on 'The Interview' release
Freedom has prevailed: Rogen, Franco on 'The Interview' release

Actor Seth Rogen and co-star James Franco hailed Sony Entertainment's decision to finally go ahead with a limited release of their comedy film 'The Interview' this Christmas.

Gays wish for freedom from 'myopic mindset'

The setting Sunday sun in the heart of the capital was accompanied by a rainbow of a different kind. As the assertive and confident members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community took part in the Delhi gay parade, they all wished for freedom from the myopic mindset of society and acceptance of their existence.

In a free country media can take care of its freedom: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

In an independent country, media can can take care of its freedom and they keep monitoring on themselves, Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said on Friday.

I-Day: `Happy New Year` team decodes freedom

Freedom is interpreted differently by the cast and crew of forthcoming Bollywood potboiler "Happy New Year" (HNY) - for some it is about "freedom of expression", while others say when society will understand its "responsibility", we will be free.

Right to freedom from noise pollution is fundamental: HC

The Allahabad High Court has held that the "right to freedom from noise pollution is a fundamental right".

Hong Kong travel agency told to pull Mandela advert

The South African consulate in Hong Kong on Tuesday told a travel company to immediately pull a front-page advertisement featuring an image of a fist-pumping Nelson Mandela above the word "freedom".

US expresses concern over the space for media freedom in Pakistan

The US has expressed concern over the space for media freedom in Pakistan where the licence of Geo News channel was suspended for 15 days.

Musicians to strum vivid notes at Delhi music festival

Songs about personal milestones and obstacles, compositions of chaotic life and concrete jungles - a musical gig June 13 will introduce new voices and fresh notes to the capital`s music aficionados.

John Kerry warns war-torn South Sudan risks genocide

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned on Thursday of the risk of genocide and famine in South Sudan, brandishing the threat of sanctions against leaders of the country`s warring factions.

Musical concert to celebrate freedom of expression

Highlighting issues like gender bias, internet freedom and Naxal problems, artists from India and abroad will perform March 23 in the capital to celebrate the freedom of expression through music.

Herry Tangri to play lead in Vivek Agnihotri`s next

Actor Herry Tangri, who was seen in a small role in `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag`, has reportedly been roped in to play the lead in director Vivek Agnihotri`s socio-political drama `Freedom`.

Victoria Pendleton opens up on life after cycling career

Victoria Pendleton has confessed that retiring has given her a sense of freedom.

Turkey seeks to curb Internet freedom

The Turkish government has moved to impose strict controls on the Internet by monitoring the activities of online users and blocking certain keywords, a parliamentary source said on Thursday.

Salman Yusuff Khan hopes `Freedom` shows his acting skills

Salman Yusuff Khan, who was last seen in dance-based film `ABCD: Anybody Can Dance`, is excited about his next movie `Freedom`. He hopes he will be able to display his acting prowess instead of his popular dance moves in the new project.

Vikram Bhatt inspired me to make `Freedom`, says Vivek Agnihotri

Director Vivek Agnihotri says it was filmaker Vikram Bhatt who inspired him to make "Freedom".

An electro-classical rock song for `Freedom`

Vivek Agnihotri has shot an electro-classical rock song, a heady mix of classical tunes with rock sounds, for his film ‘Freedom’.