Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Tag Archives: Eid

13 dead as boat capsizes off Indonesia’s Sulawesi

MAKASSAR: At least 13 people died when a passenger boat overloaded with holidaymakers celebrating Eid capsized off the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Wednesday, officials said. Twenty-four surviving passengers were admitted to hospital but dozens are believed still missing, said local disaster agency head Amiruddin, who like many Indonesians goes ...

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Ex-lovers Salman and Aishwarya to clash on EID 2018

BOLLYWOOD: There was a time when Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan were the hottest romantic couple in Bollywood. But post their break-up, the duo has never crossed each other’s path or greeted each other in public. But now, these two are set to come face to face on Eid ...

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Resham Khan makes remarkable recovery after acid attack

You probably would have seen photos of aspiring model Resham khan who survived an acid attack in June this year in London and pictures of the incident went terribly viral on the internet. While her 37-year-old cousin went through an induced coma and is still recovering, Khan got severe scars ...

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Peace with Pakistan is our national agenda: Ashraf Ghani

KABUL: Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani in his Eidul Azha message has reached out to Pakistan offering “comprehensive negotiations” to bring peace to their troubled relationship. Like most Muslim countries, Afghanistan is celebrating Eid on Friday while in Pakistan it will be celebrated on Saturday. “Peace with Pakistan is our national ...

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Cinema in our country has had mujras for ages: Mehwish Hayat

LAHORE: This very tract marks my Golden Jubilee in-print – it had to be worthwhile for myself and the readers; hence I decided to travel to Lahore where I set up an interview with the lead-pair of Nadeem Beyg’s anticipated release, Punjab Nahi Jaungi. I remember feeling slightly stung, yet ...

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London Mosque Sets Record with World’s Biggest Samosa

LONDON: A mosque in London has set the world record for making the largest samosa. The enormous snack, which weighed in at 153.1 kilograms, was made by a team of Muslim Aid volunteers at the East London Mosque Aug. 22, the Evening Standard newspaper reported. After claiming their official Guinness ...

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Clashes mar Eid festivities in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: At least 10 people were injured in India-held Kashmir (IHK) after occupational forces used force to quell protests on Eid day, according to Indian media reports. More than 50,000 people gathered for prayers at the Hazratbal shrine and over 40,000 at the Eidgah mosque. Youths started hurling stones at ...

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Finsbury Park: One dead, several injured in horrific van attack

LONDON: One man has died after a white hire van hit 11 worshippers leaving a Muslim welfare centre in north London. The Metropolitan Police said eight people have been taken to hospital after the collision at the junction of Whadcoat Street and Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park. A further two ...

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Those Who Order Wars Should Go On Border And Fight: Salman Khan

MUMBAI: Salman Khan, whose film Tubelight is set against the backdrop of the 1962 Sino-Indian war, spoke about the futility of wars during the promotions of his forthcoming movie. The 51-year-old actor said that violence between nations could stop if those who order war are sent to the battle front. ...

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