Sunday, 17 December 2017

Tag Archives: British Asian

Boxer Amir Khan to celebrate birthday with Faryal Makhdoom

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BIRMINGHAM: Boxing legend Amir Khan is to celebrate his 31st birthday with a knockout party at a city shisha lounge. The Bolton-born former world champion recently flew back from Australia after finishing fifth in this year’s I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! competition. But he will be driven ...

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Amir Khan reveals why he called off divorce with Faryal Makhdoom

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LONDON: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan and wife Faryal Makhdoom shocked the world when the couple made headlines this year with the 31-year-old saying that he’s opting for a divorce. After quite a few contradicting statements from the boxer and Makhdoom, the couple announced a few days back that they have called off ...

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In pictures: Sadiq Khan on historic trip to Pakistan

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan visited Pakistan to promote his ‘London is Open’ campaign. He met government officials, representatives of civil society, cricketers and different other dignitaries from every walk of life. He was full of praise for Pakistan and voiced joy for coming to land which is home to his ...

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London Mayor grateful to Pakistan for its hospitality

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LAHORE: I’m proud to be the first-ever Mayor of London to be making an official visit to Pakistan. As someone of Pakistani heritage, I feel a deep affinity with the country and I’m looking forward to going back. London and Pakistan share a long and unique history that has had ...

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London is open so is Lahore: Ali Zafar greets Sadiq Khan

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LAHORE: Pakistan’s luminary in pop music Ali Zafar held a meet and greet session with the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan in Lahore. On this occasion, Zafar equated London with Lahore vis-à-vis socio-cultural openness. Pakistani actor and singer took to Twitter to express his thoughts after what appeared to be ...

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Sadiq Khan: London and Mumbai have similar personalities

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MUMBAI/LONDON: The similar personalities of London and Mumbai should pave the way for greater interaction between the two cities, their first ethnic minority mayor, Sadiq Khan, said in the city. Khan proposed stronger ties in trade, films production and filming, improving air quality, and tackling climate change. “London and Mumbai ...

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I’m glad Amir is on TV so people can see the real him: Faryal Makhdoom

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LONDON: Amir Khan and Faryal Makhdoom’s whirlwind romance could easily be fit for novels. Don’t you think? Just recently, the 26-year-old took to Instagram to share a picture captioned, “We’re going to be doing this all over again.” Last month, Faryal deleted her pleading apology after the boxer appeared to ...

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John Tomlin who hurled acid over cousins admits attack

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LONDON: An acid attacker has admitted seriously injuring a model and her cousin by throwing the substance at them through a car window. Resham Khan and Jameel Muhktar suffered scars on their faces and bodies after the assault on Ms Khan’s 21st birthday in Beckton, east London. John Tomlin, 25, ...

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British-Pakistani woman becomes detective superintendent in Scotland Yard

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LONDON: Scotland Yard has appointed its first Muslim and Asian woman Shabnam Chaudhri as a detective superintendent of police, a private media outlet reported on Tuesday. British-Pakistani Chaudhry, hailing from Karachi, moved to London with her family when she was two years old. In recognition of her “outstanding contribution” to fighting ...

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Amir Khan says he embarrassed himself over spat with Faryal

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LONDON: Renowned Pakistan-origin boxer Amir Khan admitted he feels embarrassed at the way he handled his spat and separation from his wife Faryal who he shares 3-year-old daughter Lamaisah with. Commenting on his ugly public split with pregnant wife Faryal Makhdoom, Boxer Amir Khan admitted, “I embarrassed myself. I made ...

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