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In Jinnah’s Pakistan, there is no place for honour killing: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

In Jinnah’s Pakistan, there is no place for honour killing: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

🕔13:03, 5.Mar 2016

KARACHI: Oscar-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy stated that her film A Girl In The River: The Price Of Forgiveness showed Pakistan’s best as well as worst side, ARY News reported.

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New case of ‘honour killing’ comes to the fore a day after Sharmeen’s Oscar win

New case of ‘honour killing’ comes to the fore a day after Sharmeen’s Oscar win

🕔16:20, 1.Mar 2016

LAHORE: A father has shot dead his daughter in the Pakistani city of Lahore in an apparent “honour killing”, police said Tuesday, a day after a Pakistani director won an Oscar for a documentary on such murders.

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Oscars telecast lowest in eight years, Rock gets thumbs up

Oscars telecast lowest in eight years, Rock gets thumbs up

🕔15:32, 1.Mar 2016

Some 34.3 million Americans watched the 2016 Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday, the smallest TV audience for the Oscars in eight years, according to national ratings data, amid a Hollywood diversity controversy.

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Sindh Provincial Assembly honours Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

Sindh Provincial Assembly honours Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

🕔15:15, 1.Mar 2016

KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly paid tribute to filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, who yet again won the Academy Award for the category Best Documentary – Short Subject.

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Pakistan’s Oscar hope eyes bigger prize — law reform

Pakistan’s Oscar hope eyes bigger prize — law reform

🕔13:59, 26.Feb 2016

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy made history by winning Pakistan’s first Oscar four years ago. Now she’s back in Hollywood, hoping to scoop a second Academy Award for her harrowing film about a teenage girl shot in the face by her own family.

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Sharmeen Obaid all set to represent Pakistan at Oscars–again

Sharmeen Obaid all set to represent Pakistan at Oscars–again

🕔16:09, 24.Feb 2016

Earning a nomination yet again, Pakistan’s very own Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy is all set to represent Pakistan once more when she attends the 88th Academy Awards on February 28.

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Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy: The fact that my film has been nominated, is already a win

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy: The fact that my film has been nominated, is already a win

🕔16:24, 23.Feb 2016

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy said her film being nominated for an Academy Award was already a win for her.

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Customs and practices like honour killings have nothing to do with us: PM Nawaz

Customs and practices like honour killings have nothing to do with us: PM Nawaz

🕔16:31, 15.Feb 2016

ISLAMABAD: Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who promised her that the government would do everything to remove the stain of honour killing from Pakistan.

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Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy rubs shoulders with Hollywood’s finest

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy rubs shoulders with Hollywood’s finest

🕔12:39, 10.Feb 2016

LOS ANGELES: Pakistani filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy attended the Oscar luncheon hosted at the Beverly Hilton and met with some of Hollywood’s biggest names.

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Sharmeen hopes Oscar-nominated film will help end Pakistan honour killings

Sharmeen hopes Oscar-nominated film will help end Pakistan honour killings

🕔16:59, 8.Feb 2016

An Oscar-winning filmmaker hopes her latest Academy Award-nominated documentary will help bring tougher laws against honour killings in Pakistan, which account for the deaths of hundreds of women and men each year.

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