Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Tag Archives: British Pakistanis

Riz Ahmed shares photos from his visit to Pakistan

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LAHORE: “After a lapse of 13 years, visiting Pakistan is somewhat like visiting an ex,” said Riz Ahmed while speaking at the Lahore Literary Festival at Alhamra Hall. British Pakistani Riz Ahmed actor-cum-rapper and activist, also known by his stage name, Riz MC, graced the LLF with famed novelist Mohsin ...

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Labour suspend councillor over racist comments towards Anas Sarwar

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MANCHESTER: Labour has suspended a senior councillor after Scottish party leadership candidate Anas Sarwar alleged he had been the victim of racist comments. A Scottish Labour Party spokesman confirmed it has suspended Davie McLachlan, the leader of the party’s group on South Lanarkshire Council. It comes after Anas Sarwar claimed ...

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Pakistani-origin Sara Khan to lead anti-extremism drive in UK

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LONDON: The UK government has appointed a Pakistani-origin women right campaigner Sara Khan as the new chief of a commission set up to root out extremism in the country. Sara Khan, 37, will head the Commission for Countering Extremism, a body that had been proposed in the wake of the ...

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Amir, Faryal appear on TV show first time after patch-up

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LONDON: International famed boxer Amir Khan along with her wife Faryal Makhdoom participated in a British television show first time after their patch-up. During the program, Khan said that his wife is very supportive and helpful as she is always there through thick and thin. Earlier, boxer Amir Khan had ...

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I will make sure I make no more mistakes: Amir Khan


LONDON: British boxer Amir Khan said that he has put behind his matrimonial troubles and is focused on winning the next big fight in April when he returns to the ring after a hiatus of nearly two years. Amir Khan announced his return to boxing at a press conference where ...

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Amir Khan signs with Matchroom Boxing


BRADFORD: British-Pakistani boxing star Amir Khan has signed a three-fight deal with Eddie Hearn’s promotions company Matchroom Boxing. The 31-year-old will end an absence of more than 18 months when he returns to the ring at The Echo Arena in Liverpool, UK on 21st April, with an opponent to be ...

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Amir Khan reply after death threats on social media


BIRMINGHAM: After polarising the nation during his stint on I’m A Celebrity, Amir Khan is still the topic on many a lip as he returns to reality. Now, after a controversial week, the champion boxer has posted a rather cryptic tweet about words and actions. Taking to Instagram on Thursday ...

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Zayn Malik registers new song Hurt

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LONDON: Zayn Malik has registered a new track on BMI called ‘Hurt’ with ‘Havana’ songwriters Andrew Watt and Ali Tamposi listed as contributors, among others. Zayn Malik has registered a new song called ‘Hurt’. The former One Direction star appears as the owner of the track on a BMI listing, ...

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