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Holi celebrated at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA

Holi celebrated at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA ISLAMABAD: People from different religious minorities celebrated the Hindus festival of colours ‘Holi’ with zeal and zest at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) here the other day. The event was organised by the Ministry for Religious Affair, while Federal Minister for Religious Affair Sardar […]

Exhibition at PNCA displays photographic work by nine acid attacks survivors : US offers Pakistan help to end violence against women

Exhibition at PNCA displays photographic work by nine acid attacks survivors : US offers Pakistan help to end violence against women Russell says USAID-funded project will assist survivors in their rehabilitation process while providing them with an opportunity to become entrepreneurs ISLAMABAD: US Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Catherine Russell has said her country is […]

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) and Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST) join hands to revive film industry

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) and Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST)  join hands to revive film industry ISLAMABAD: Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) and Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST) have joined hands to work for the revival of Pakistan’s sagging film industry […]

Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA to screen documentary on heritage

Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA to screen documentary on heritage ISLAMABAD – Monk Maranantha, the monk who spread Buddhism in Korea, China and Japan was born in Gandhara.Documentary film made by Korean broadcasting system showing the route that monk Maranantha took for traveling to Korea will be shown at Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) […]

Saadat Hassan Manto broke social taboos through writings – “Kaun Hai Yeh Gustakh” was staged at the PNCA

Saadat Hassan Manto broke social taboos through writings – “Kaun Hai Yeh Gustakh” was staged at the PNCA ISLAMABAD – To pay tribute and highlight the true legacy of Urdu short story writer Saadat Hassan Manto, a play “Kaun Hai Yeh Gustakh” was staged at the PNCA here on Thursday. The play was staged to mark his […]

Photo exhibition ‘Snap Intolerance’ held at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA

Photo exhibition ‘Snap Intolerance’ held at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA Islamabad – A photo exhibition aimed at fostering tolerance, harmony and spirit of coexistence in society was held here Friday at Pakistan National Council of Arts, says a press release. The exhibition themed ‘Snap Intolerance’ was organised under an umbrella initiative ‘Jasmine-tolerance is Peace’ as […]

Painting exhibition ‘Mind Maps’ inaugurated at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA

Painting exhibition ‘Mind Maps’ inaugurated at Pakistan National Council of Arts PNCA ISLAMABAD: The inaugural ceremony of paintings exhibition of National College of Arts (NCA) graduates titled `Mind Maps’ was held here on Wednesday. The exhibition was comprised of select works of eleven artists arranged at Pakistan National Council of the Arts at National Art Gallery […]

Puppet show for kids at Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA)

Puppet show for kids at Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) Islamabad: The Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA), Ministry of National Heritage and Integration has scheduled free puppet show on Monday (February 11) at 4:00 p.m. at its auditorium to entertain the children. PNCA National Puppet theatre will present folk tales, skits to provide entertainment […]

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) and FGPC organise Mehfil-e-Milad

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) and FGPC organise Mehfil-e-Milad ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) organised a Mehfil-e-Milad for women, to celebrate the holy month of Rabiul Awal. The event was organised in the PNCA auditorium. Naat khawans and intellectuals spoke about the life of Holy Prophet (PBUH). They also presented […]

Free puppet show today at Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA)

Free puppet show today at Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) will organise a free puppet show today (Monday) to entertain and create awareness among children about social problems like health, education and environment. According to an official of the PNCA, “The puppet show at PNCA is a […]

Int’l writers moot today

Int’l writers moot today ISLAMABAD – A two-day international writers conference entitled ‘Literature And Democracy’ is going to be held at Auditorium of National Library here today (Thursday). As many as 650 renowned intellectuals (literary figure) are expected to attend the conference from all the five provinces including Azad Kashmir and 25 overseas writers. Delegations […]

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) playing due role in promoting cultural heritage

Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) playing due role in promoting cultural heritage ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) has always played its due role to promote cultural heritage of the country and preserve national heritage for the generations to come. Talking to APP, PNCA DG Tauqir Nasir said that the manifesto […]

Japanese woodblock printmaking workshop underway

Japanese woodblock printmaking workshop underway Islamabad  – A five-day workshop on Japanese woodblock printmaking is currently underway at the National Art Gallery (NAG) housed within the Pakistan National Council of the Arts. The workshop, which will conclude on October 19, is being conducted by Dr. Shahida Mansoor, who has just returned from Japan and is working […]

Speech contest highlights importance of education

Speech contest highlights importance of education ISLAMABAD: Providing an opportunity for young students to liberally convey themselves and play vital role in strengthen the country, Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) on Wednesday organized speech contest at the National Art Gallery (NAG). The competition that proved popular among educational institutes as it promotes creativity […]

Artworks of Raja Changez brings together a diverse mix

Artworks of Raja Changez brings together a diverse mix ISLAMABAD: An exclusive selection of paintings by Raja Changez Sultan, former director deneral of Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA), went on display at a local residence on Monday. The exhibition was a runaway success and attracted people from diplomatic circles and staunch lovers of art, […]

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