Is it curtains for cinema?

With 65 percent entertainment tax back in effect in Punjab, the already frail cinema industry finds itself going to the dogs By Usman Ghafoor April this year saw the much-dreaded 65 percent entertainment duty, levied by the Punjab government, come back in effect (it was an olden tax but the government had regularly been offering …

“I’ve found my direction” — Marina Khan

The impish, bubbly Saniya of mid-1980s' phenomenally successful TV serial Tanhaiyan had such a big shadow, it seemed to linger over nearly all of Marina Khan's later performances. So much so that people started to identify Marina with Saniya and vice versa. But Marina was not Saniya alone. She was a lot more. She was, …