NOORI

  • Farooq Sheikh: The blue eyed boy of the parallel cinema movement December 28, 2013

    Mumbai: With his boynextdoor persona and understated style, Farooq Sheikh made his entry into films at a time when the parallel art cinema was making its presence felt and he went on to work in some of the best movies of that era. Sheikh passed away in Dubai late last night...
  • Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh dies of heart attack at the age of 65 December 28, 2013

    Dubai: Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh passed away late on Friday night in Dubai after suffering a sudden heart attack. Born on 25 March 1948, he died at the age of 65. His body will be brought to Mumbai later in the day after completing the formalities. Sheikh who is best known...
  • Pakistan: Government spokesman shot dead December 17, 2012

    Quetta: Police say gunmen killed a provincial government spokesman in southwest Pakistan in an apparent sectarian attack and then shot to death two nearby policemen. Police official Hamid Shakeel says the attackers shot dead Khadim Hussain Noori on Monday in Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province. Noori was the provincial spokesman...
  • India Positive: Rare stories of courage and willpower June 9, 2012

    Watch stories of individuals who are driven by their dreams to do something beyond the ordinary and bring about a change in others' lives. ...
  • World's 1st cloned pashmina goat a boost for Kashmir June 8, 2012

    Ganderbal: The world's first cloned Pashmina goat Noori has gotten a new lease of life for the Kashmiri farmers. Scientists are hopeful that she will be able to reproduce soon, giving new hope to the study aimed at boosting pashmina trade. In less than three months Noori's weight has tripled and...
  • Kashmir clones world's first Pashmina goat March 17, 2012

    It took two years of research for the Kashmir scientists to clone the goat. ...