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McDonald’s faces 25 new sexual harassment complaints

NEW YORK: McDonald’s Corp was accused in 25 new lawsuits and regulatory charges of condoning sexual harassment in the workplace and retaliating against employees who speak up. The cases announced by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the labor group Fight for $15, and the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund ...

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Madonna fighting for human rights at Eurovision

LOS ANGELES: Madonna will fight for human rights with her Eurovision performance. The ‘Medillín’ hitmaker has come under fire for performing at the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv, Israel on May 18 but she insists she will ‘’never stop playing music to suit someone’s political agenda’’. She said: ‘’I’ll ...

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Tearful former champ Azarenka determined to end slump

MELBOURNE: A despondent Victoria Azarenka has vowed to fight her way out of a career-threatening slump and recapture the form that delivered her two Australian Open titles. The former world number one was dumped from the season-opening Grand Slam in a gut-wrenching loss to little-known German Laura Siegemund late Tuesday ...

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Badshah Khan wins ‘Ring of Pakistan’ title

LAHORE: Pakistan’s Badshah Khan won the ‘Ring of Pakistan’ title fight after downing American professional wrestlers Chris Masters here at the Alhamra Cultural Complex, Gaddafi Stadium. English wrestler Tiny Iron, who inspired a great number of local wrestling lovers with his muscles and friendly nature, received great love, respect and ...

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I’m at the peak of my career, says Amir Khan

Amir Khan and Phil Lo Greco have had an entertaining build-up (Picture: Getty Images)

Amir Khan and Phil Lo Greco have had an entertaining build-up (Picture: Getty Images) MANCHESTER: BRIT boxing champ Amir Khan insists that he’s at the peak of his career at age 31 as he prepares for what is supposed to be a tune-up this Saturday night on April 21 against ...

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Twitter steps up fight against sexual harassment

LONDON: Twitter has announced tough new rules on tweets containing “non-consensual nudity” and sexual harassment, which could be seen as fallout from the Harvey Weinstein abuse scandal. The rules will come into force in the coming weeks, Twitter said in a statement late Tuesday, after company co-founder Jack Dorsey on ...

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Vijender Singh Once Again Challenges Amir Khan for a Fight

NEW DELHI: Vijender Kumar has a 8-0 winning record since turning pro in 2015 and the star India boxer has once again expressed his desire to fight against British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan.  In an interview, Vijender said that he hopes to fight against Amir Khan soon, who had earlier said ...

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Terminally ill man takes right-to-die fight to court

LONDON: A man who is terminally ill with motor neurone disease is to bring his latest attempt to change the law on assisted dying to the High Court. Retired college lecturer Noel Conway is bringing a judicial review over the current law at a five-day hearing starting on Monday. The ...

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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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Amir Khan: Will announce my comeback fight opponent next month

NEW DELHI: British Pakistani boxing star Amir Khan today said Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao and reigning IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook are among the prospective opponents for his much-anticipated return to the ring come November. “I will announce a fight within the next one month. I am in talks with ...

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