PTV serves Rs100m notice to Shoaib Akhtar for leaving show on-air

Former Pakistani Cricketer Shoaib Malik has been served with Rs100m notice for leaving the show on-air ahead of a heated spat with Dr. Nauman Niaz. In the notice served by Pakistan Television Sports (PTV), Shoaib Akhtar had violated the clause

Who is PTV’s ‘Game on Hai’ host Dr Nauman Niaz?

Dr. Nauman Niaz has become a trending topic since last night after his rude remarks made Shoaib Akhtar not only walk out from a live show but also resign as a cricket analyst from PTV. Social media users since then

IHC restrains Naeem Bokhari from working as PTV Chairman

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has restrained Naeem Bokhari from working as a state-run channel, Pakistan Television (PTV) Chairman. Earlier on Thursday, the IHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah conducted a hearing on identical petitions against the appointment of Bokhari

Turkish drama ‘Yunus Emre’ to air on state-run television

ISLAMABAD: After the resounding success on ‘Diriliş: Ertuğrul’, another Turkish drama serial is set to be aired on state-run television in Pakistan. PTI leader Faisal Javed Khan announced that like Ertugrul, another Turkish show ‘Yunus Emre’ will now be aired

Shibli Faraz turns down news of PTV’s privatisation

ISLAMABAD: Federal information minister Shibli Faraz has turned down the news of state-owned Pakistan Television (PTV)’s privatisation. Talking on a private channel, the information minister called it ‘baseless and said that the government is not looking to privatize PTV. “The

Verdict reserved on PM’s acquittal in parliament attack case

ISLAMABAD: An anti-terrorism court on Monday reserved its verdict on Prime Minister Imran Khan’s acquittal plea in the Pakistan Television (PTV) and Parliament House attack case. The prime minister’s counsel Abdullah Babar Awan filed written arguments seeking the PM’s acquittal.

PCB signs three-year broadcast deal for national, domestic matches

LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board on Wednesday signed a satellite broadcast deal for broadcast rights with PTV Sports for three years. The agreements were signed in the presence of the Prime Minister who is the PCB’s patron. The broadcasting arrangement is

‘Ertugrul’ star Serdar Gokhan thanks Pakistani fans over amazing response

ISTANBUL: Turkish drama Ertugrul’s actor Serdar Gokhan who essayed the role of Suleman Shah has thanked Pakistan for the overwhelming response to the play in the country. Taking to Instagram, Serdar Gökhan extended love and gratitude to his Pakistani fans. He also

Turkish drama serial ‘Ertugrul Ghazi’ to be aired from Ramazan

ISLAMABAD: State-run Pakistan Television has announced that it will air the action-packed and popular Turkish drama series ‘Resurrection: Ertugrul’ during the month of Ramazan. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan also confirmed

PM asks PTV to air Turkish drama ‘Ertugrul’ in Urdu

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV) to air famous fiction Turkish series “Dirilis: Ertugrul” in Urdu. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Media Affairs Iftikhar Durrani taking to social networking website Twitter said