Iranian film wins Berlinale Golden Bear


JNN 19 Feb 2011 : Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s family drama Nader and Simin: A Separation has won the Berlinale’s Golden Bear, making history as the first Iranian movie to win the top prize at the German film festival. Continue reading

Haqqanis’ interest in Kurram deal — US & West worried & Afraid

JNN 19 Feb 2011 ISLAMABAD : No doubt, the Kurram peace deal, which has eased tension in the valley and ended the four-year blockade of the main Thall-Parachinar road and caused jubilation among tribesmen, but it is yet to be seen how long the pact holds ground and helps to maintain normalcy in the region. Continue reading