Monday, 9 December 2019

Tag Archives: backlash

Shoaib Akhtar slams trolls for attacking Sania Mirza

MANCHESTER: Former ace Pakistani bowler Shoaib Akhtar has shut trolls after defending Shoaib Malik and his wife Sania Mirza’s amidst the recent backlash that the two had been facing over a viral video which showcased them and their kid Izhaan at a sheesha bar in Manchester. Sania and Shoaib saw ...

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Hundreds rally in Moscow over journalist case

MOSCOW: Several hundred protesters gathered in Moscow on Sunday in a small, government-authorized rally supporting investigative journalist Ivan Golunov and decrying abuse of power over his five-day arrest this month on drug charges. The 36-year-old reporter, known for exposing corruption among Moscow officials, was freed following an outcry by supporters ...

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Hania, Asim face backlash after joking about ‘harassment’

KARACHI: Pakistani star Hania Aamir had recently taken over headlines for coming forth speaking out on issues of significance like insecurities, mental health and toxic beauty standards. However, things have started appearing grim for the star lately. In a video making rounds on the internet, the Janaan actor along with ...

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Esha Gupta apologizes for racist slur against Nigerian footballer

BOLLYWOOD star Esha Gupta faced major backlash for her racist comments against Nigerian footballer Alex Iwobi. The actress, who is a die-hard football fan, is also an ambassador of the team Arsenal. The actress recently shared a screenshot of a conversation between her and her friend Varun Gupta in which ...

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“Cultural Misunderstanding”: Dolce & Gabbana Apologises For China Video

SHANGHAI: Dolce & Gabbana’s co-founders asked for China’s “forgiveness” on Friday, trying to salvage a crucial market for the luxury brand after a backlash against its latest advertising campaign. The Italian fashion house cancelled a marquee show in Shanghai on Wednesday after celebrities and social media users threatened a boycott over ...

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European privacy search engines aim to challenge Google

LONDON: In the battle for online privacy, Google is a US Goliath facing a handful of European Davids. The backlash over Big Tech’s collection of personal data offers new hope to a number of little-known search engines that promise to protect user privacy. Sites like Britain’s Mojeek , France’s Qwant ...

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Preity Zinta faces backlash on her #MeToo statement

BOLLYWOOD: Many prominent names from Bollywood came up and opened up about their stories of sexual harassment during the #MeToo movement that had reached its peak last month. Preity Zinta has recently expressed her views on the ongoing movement, which has sparked a controversy. “I think it’s important that this ...

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Zayn Malik sparks backlash by revealing he’s no longer Muslim

BIRMINGHAM: Zayn Malik has claimed he no longer identifies as Muslim – and a fierce backlash has been sparked. The former One Direction star revealed he has ditched religion in a brand-new interview. Malik reportedly said : “I am not professed to be a Muslim,” adding that he would not ...

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