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Dosti Channel a collective project of Radio Pakistan and China Radio International FM-98 has been established on 17th October 2012.
Launching ceremony of the channel was held at Aiwan e Sadr in which member of the Standing Committee of the Politburo of the Communist Party of China Central Committee‚ Li Changchun also took part.
The Pakistani documentary ‘Saving Face’ created by Sharmeen Obaid won Oscar for feature documentary at the 84th Academy Awards on Sunday the 26th Feb 2012. In the history of Oscars, it was the 1st time ever that a Pakistani documentary was proposed and won award in 84 years.
Directed by Daniel Junge and produced by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, the film accompanies British plastic surgeon Dr. Mohammad Jawad, who comes back to his country of origin to assist dupes of acid burns. The film follows one woman as she battles to attend that the culprits of the crime are captive for life.