Drama Preview: Ranjha Ranjha Kardi

The drama is based on the novel Daasi Dholan Yaar Di by Faiza Iftekhar. I have read the novel and totally loved it. You can read the review here. While the promos look great and the cast is brilliant, I’m not going to watch this drama. I don’t want to ruin that memory. No offence…

Telefilm Reviews: Kya Yahi Pyaar Hai

  Drama Details Title: Kya Yahi Pyaar Hai Channel: A Plus Drama Synopsis It is a three part telefilm. It stars Muneeb Butt, Ushna Shah, Faizan Khwaja. There are a couple of other characters, too. Ushna Shah : Tajwar Faizan Khawaja : Haris Muneeb Butt : Humaiyun Saba Sarfaraz : Noor Zoya Malik : Mehreen…

Upcoming Telefilm Reviews

I am not keeping well and a sick person needs to be pampered, needs additional forces to feel happy. As I have nothing better to do with my time, I read a lot of escapist romantic novels. I also watch a lot of happily-ever-after, feel-good telefilms. I started crocheting again when I went for the…

Book Review: Christmas Once Again (By D.K. Deters)

Book Details Title: Christmas Once Again Author: D. K. Deters Published on: 26th December 2018 Genre: Romantic Comedy Link to Buy: Amazon.in Amazon.com Author Details D. K. Deters Website Twitter Pinterest Goodreads BookBub Synopsis She’s dead broke. And eviction looms. On Christmas Eve antique consultant Madison Knight takes a phone call from local rancher Zach Murdock….

Drama Review: Mann O Salwa (By Umera Ahmed)

Drama Details Title: Mann o Salwa Author: Umera Ahmed Directed By: Babar Javed Produced By: Momina Duraid (Hum TV) Synopsis Non Review Rant I have already read and reviewed the book. I decided to let the drama a pass because most often than not the dramas don’t translate the book. Besides I didn’t want to…

Book Review: Mann O Salwa (By Umera Ahmed)

Book Details Title: Mann o Salwa Author: Umera Ahmed Published: November 2006 Synopsis Man-o-Salwa (English: Manna and Quail) revolves around the blessings and influence of ethics and morals on people’s lives. It is a story about the curses of poverty that lead to extreme kinds of materialism, how poverty defaces human emotions and turns blood relations…

Book Review: Haalim – Episode #18 (By Nemrah Ahmed)

The author’s Facebook page has already announced that episode 18 will be published in two parts. The first part was published on November 13. My review for the same is here. Part 2 came on January 5th. My review for the same is here. What’s your take on this episode? Happy reading! Shabana

Book Review: Haalim – Episode #18 – Part 2 (By Nemrah Ahmed)

The author’s Facebook page has already announced that episode 18 will be published in two parts. The first part was published on November 13. My review for the same is here. Part 2 came on January 5th. The writer was suffering from the writer’s block. I haven’t faced it yet, so I don’t know how…

Book Review: Alif – Episode #6 (By Umera Ahmed)

The sixth episode is out. *** The episode starts with a letter from Sultan to Husn-e-Jehan. It reveals that the names of their kids Momin and Momina were pre-decided. It is evident that Sultan was not just a makeup artist for Husn-e-Jehan, but also an admirer and loved her. It also hints on a mistake…

Book Review: Almost Together by Ira

Book Details Title: Almost Together Author: Ira M. Published on: 26th December 2018 Genre: Romantic Comedy Link to Buy: Amazon Synopsis Ira has completed her degree in computer engineering and has joined the research and development centre of a multinational bank. Her job is going great until she meets Siddharth. They connect instantly and grow…

Book Review: Four Stories of Love, Hope and Desire By Mahesh Sowani

Book Details Title: Four Stories of Love, Hope and Desire: A collection of four stories Author: Mahesh Sowani Published on: 10 November 2018 Genre: General Fiction Link to Buy: Amazon Synopsis This collection of shorts will take you on a roller coaster ride of emotions. You will see your reflection in each of these four stories…

Song obsession: Nindiya Ke Paar (Coke Studio #6)

Song Details Song: Nindiya Ke Paar (Coke Studio) Produced & Directed: Rohail Hayaat Music Director: Mekaal Hasan Lyrics: Faiz Ahmad Faiz Singers: Uzair Jaswal   Review This one is part of my “Coke Studio Playlist”. I was watching an interview of the guy – what a humble soul he is. I thought of googling it randomly…

TV Series Review: Episode 54 – Kara Para Ask – Season 2 (Turkish)

Background: Summary of first season Summary of second season Episode 14 – Episode 36 Characters and their complex relationships Review of Episode 37 Review of Episode 38 Review of Episode 39 Review of Episode 40 Review of Episode 41 Review of Episode 42 Review of Episode 43 Review of Episode 44 Review of Episode 45…

TV Series Review: Episode 53 – Kara Para Ask – Season 2 (Turkish)

Background: Summary of first season Summary of second season Episode 14 – Episode 36 Characters and their complex relationships Review of Episode 37 Review of Episode 38 Review of Episode 39 Review of Episode 40 Review of Episode 41 Review of Episode 42 Review of Episode 43 Review of Episode 44 Review of Episode 45…

TV Series Review: Episode 52 – Kara Para Ask – Season 2 (Turkish)

Background: Summary of first season Summary of second season Episode 14 – Episode 36 Characters and their complex relationships Review of Episode 37 Review of Episode 38 Review of Episode 39 Review of Episode 40 Review of Episode 41 Review of Episode 42 Review of Episode 43 Review of Episode 44 Review of Episode 45…

TV Series Review: Episode 51 – Kara Para Ask – Season 2 (Turkish)

Background: Summary of first season Summary of second season Episode 14 – Episode 36 Characters and their complex relationships Review of Episode 37 Review of Episode 38 Review of Episode 39 Review of Episode 40 Review of Episode 41 Review of Episode 42 Review of Episode 43 Review of Episode 44 Review of Episode 45…

TV Series Review: Episode 50 – Kara Para Ask – Season 2 (Turkish)

Background: Summary of first season Summary of second season Episode 14 – Episode 36 Characters and their complex relationships Review of Episode 37 Review of Episode 38 Review of Episode 39 Review of Episode 40 Review of Episode 41 Review of Episode 42 Review of Episode 43 Review of Episode 44 Review of Episode 45…

TV Series Review: Episode 49 – Kara Para Ask – Season 2 (Turkish)

Background: Summary of first season Summary of second season Episode 14 – Episode 36 Characters and their complex relationships Review of Episode 37 Review of Episode 38 Review of Episode 39 Review of Episode 40 Review of Episode 41 Review of Episode 42 Review of Episode 43 Review of Episode 44 Review of Episode 45…

Song obsession: Try (P!nk)

Song Details Song: Let It Go (Disney Song) Music: Pritam Lyrics: Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez Movie: Frozen Singers: Idina Menzel Release Date: 25 November 2013 Review This one is part of my “Jogging Playlist”. That’s right. I jog, about once in a year. *** I have not watched the movie. I have only read first episode of…