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115 birthday of GM Syed celebrated in Houston


January 31, 2019

115 birthday of GM Syed celebrated in Houston  By: Raja Zahid A Khanazada  Houston:The World Sindhi Forum and G M Syed Memorial Committee hosted 115th birthday of Jeay Sindh founder  G M Syed at Houston. GM Syed Memorial committee President Rahman Kakaypota welcomed the participants. World Sindhi Congress leader Zubair Bhambro presented Sindhi national anthem. Riaz Samoon presented national and …

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Shraddha Kapoor slammed for ‘culture appropriation’ for wearing Native American headgear


January 31, 2019

Bollywood star Shraddha Kapoor has been slammed by social media users for cultural appropriation after she was spotted wearing a Native American headgear. The 31-year-old Stree actor got embroiled in immense contention after her calendar shot by Dabboo Ratnani went viral on the internet showing her in a Native American headgear which people think comes as an insensitive and disrespectful …

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Watch: Historian takes billionaires to task in Davos


January 31, 2019

Instead of indulging in  rhetoric,   a historian chose to call a spade  a spade at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Rutger Bregman, s a Dutch historian and author, during a panel discussion found it ironic  that people talked about  justice, equality and transparency while overlooking the  issue of tax avoidance. He took billionaires to tasks for  not addressing the real …

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OGRA recommends cut in petrol, diesel prices


January 31, 2019

ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has recommended cut in petrol and diesel prices for the month of February. Sources said the regulatory body has sent the summary to decrease petrol and diesel prices to the ministry of petroleum. The Petroleum Minister has received the OGRA summary. The final decision will be made by Ministry of Finance after the …

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India issues notice to Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for allegedly smuggling foreign currency


January 31, 2019

NEW DELHI: Indian authorities have issued a notice to Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for allegedly smuggling illegal foreign currency. The notice was issued by Indian Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday under the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA). The ‘Afreen Afreen’ singer has been accused of smuggling illegal foreign currency through India for three years. According to Indian media, …

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Rekha avoids posing next to Amitabh Bachchan’s picture: Watch


January 31, 2019

MUMBAI: Bollywood’s legendary actress Rekha  hilariously reacted when she realised posing next to Amitabh Bachchan’s picture at the celebrity photographer Dabboo Ratnani’s calendar launch event in Mumbai. Rekha, who found a spot on the list of trends to attend photographer Dabboo Ratnani’s calendar launch, abruptly walked away to change the position when she realised posing  next to Amitabh Bachchan’s picture. …

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The Ellen Show: Priyanka Chopra narrates her and Nick Jonas Millennial love story


January 31, 2019

LOS ANGELES: Bollywood’s stylish actress Priyanka Chopra spilled the beans about her and Nick Jonas’ millennial love story on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. During her second appearance on the popular American talk show, the Quantico actress shared  how her husband Nick Jonas directly messaged her on Twitter and told her that they should connect. She, in the short video clip, …

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WATCH: Jersey Shore star Jenni ‘JWoww’ Farley posts video of fight with Roger Mathews


January 31, 2019

American television personality Jennifer Lynn “Jenni” Farely also known ass JWoww who came to prminance as cast member of ” Jersey Shore” has taken the internet by storm by sharing her personal videos from her relationship with estranged husband Roger  Mathews. One of the videos shared by the “Jersey Shore” star on her website shows Mathews hitting her. The 32-year …

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From Rings to Ringo: Peter Jackson helms Beatles documentary


January 31, 2019

Acclaimed “Lord of the Rings” director Peter Jackson announced Thursday he is working on a documentary detailing the making of The Beatles´ classic album “Let It Be” 50 years ago. The New Zealander said the film was based on 55 hours of never-before-seen footage and 140 hours of audio from the Fab Four´s recording sessions. Jackson said it provided an …

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