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Alka Yagnik is all praises for Ahsan Khan over Udaari


(Web Desk) – Revered Indian playback singer, Alka Yagnik has wished all the best to Ahsan Khan on Monday ahead of Lux Style Awards 2017 for his path-breaking role in Udaari for which he is nominated in Best TV Actor category. In a video posted on Instagram, Yagnik said that …

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Janet Jackson, husband split months after baby: reports


NEW YORK (AFP) – Pop superstar Janet Jackson has split from her husband, the Qatari tycoon Wissam Al Mana, just months after they had a baby, reports said Monday. Several celebrity news sites, quoting unnamed sources, said that the 50-year-old younger sister of late King of Pop Michael Jackson had …

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Composer Du Yun wins Pulitzer for trafficking opera


NEW YORK (AFP) – Chinese-born composer Du Yun won the Pulitzer Prize for music on Monday for “Angel s Bone,” an experimental opera that explores the psychology behind human trafficking. The one-act opera, which premiered last year at New York s Prototype festival, takes place in a non-descript American suburb but is …

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Pakistan bans Indian movie ‘Naam Shabana’

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ISLAMABAD  – Pakistan has banned the screening of Bollywood action thriller ‘Naam Shabana’ over ‘objectionable content related to terrorism’. The movie was banned a day after its release. It was allowed for screening initially, but a theatre in Islamabad showed it without the mandatory cuts, leading to the ban. “It …

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My experience of working in ‘Hindi Medium’ was great, says Saba Qamar

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LAHORE  – Making her Bollywood debut from ‘Hindi Medium’, Saba Qamar calls on Pakistan and India to put an end to their conflicts and enmity. While talking to a British newspaper, Saba asserted that her experience of working in ‘Hindi Medium’ was great and many people have praised and congratulated …

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Football: Wretched Arsenal hit new low as Palace run riot


LONDON (AFP) – Arsene Wenger s wretched season hit a new low as Arsenal crashed to a humiliating 3-0 defeat at lowly Crystal Palace that leaves their top four bid in tatters. Wenger has been under siege in recent weeks as angry Arsenal fans demanded his resignation and the calls for …

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Tennis: Age no object as Haas downs Opelka in Houston


LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Experience trumped youth Monday as 39-year-old Tommy Haas defeated 19-year-old Reilly Opelka 7-6 (7/5), 4-6, 6-3 in the first round of the ATP clay court tournament in Houston, Texas. “It’s nice to win these matches, especially against the young guys who are going to be around …

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Federer, Murray play tennis on floating court


ZURICH (– The 18-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and the world number one Andy Murray played tennis on a boat at Limmat River to commence proceedings of the ‘Match for Africa 3’. The purpose of this promotional campaign was to raise funds for Roger Federer Foundation that supports kids …

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WWE: Brock Lesnar tops list of highest paid wrestlers in 2016


STAMFORD (Web Desk) – Former UFC and current WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar remained the highest paid wrestler in WWE last year according to figures given by Forbes. As per details, the WWE Universal Champion earned $12 million in 2016 despite making fewer appearances in the ring as compared to …

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First ‘Silk Road’ train from Britain leaves for China


STANFORD-LE-HOPE, United Kingdom (AFP) – The first-ever freight train from Britain to China, laden with whisky, soft drinks and baby products, started its mammoth journey on Monday along a modern-day “Silk Road” trade route. The 32-container train, around 600 metres (yards) long, left from the vast London Gateway container port …

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