Entries by Ben Mirza from 11/2012

Arts and Business: Creating a New Narrative

| Posted 11.06.2012 | Huffington Post

Today, more than ever, businesses need to develop a common purpose when it comes to arts funding, because if business is the bedrock of civilisation, then the arts are the fruits of civilisation, and they must be nurtured.

Is Pakistan's Advertising Industry the Best in the World?

| Posted 11.14.2012 | Huffington Post

Of course, some may sneer at the Pakistani advertising industry, for their traditional portrayals of family life and gender defined roles, but what must be remembered is that the commercial is no place for gender politics.

Amit Gupta: Entrepreneur Extraordinaire!

| Posted 11.25.2012 | UK Tech

It is safe to say that Amit Gupta is a fan of photography; though obsessive fan would be more prudent.

Poor Boy: Reinventing Vintage

| Posted 11.29.2012 | UK Style

Poor Boy was conceived by the fusing together of two polar opposites, thrift and luxury, two words which are rarely spoken of in the same breath, let alone lay as the foundation for an entire business, yet its founders have proved unflinching in their philosophy.

Helen: Bollywood's Queen of Dance

| Posted 11.29.2012 | UK Entertainment

This year marked a milestone for one of Bollywood's most endearing stars, Amitabh Bachchan, who celebrated his 70th birthday.