Saturday, 19 August 2017

Tag Archives: LONDON

20th death anniversary of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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LAHORE: The 20th death anniversary of world renowned Pakistani musician and Qawwali singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is being observed today. The legend Qawwali singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was born on October 13‚ 1948 in Faisalabad. He was the fifth child and first son of Fateh Ali Khan, a ...

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London police issue head-mounted cameras to armed officers

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LONDON: Head-mounted cameras are being issued for the first time to overt firearms officers, London’s Metropolitan Police said. The head cameras are being issued to all on the Armed Response Units in the Met’s Firearms Command, allowing them to wear the new technology on their baseball caps and ballistic helmets. ...

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Domino’s partners up with London franchise business

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LONDON: Domino’s Pizza made a bid to gobble up more of the London takeaways market, agreeing a £24 million deal to partner its biggest franchise business in the capital. The FTSE 250 firm agreed the price with the franchisee for a 75% stake in a newly formed company, which will own ...

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UK will remain long-standing friend of Pakistan, says Theresa May

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LONDON: British Prime Minister, Theresa May says the United Kingdom will remain a long-standing and dependable friend of Pakistan. The British Prime Minister said Pakistan and the United Kingdom have deep ties with shared history and future. She pointed out that as Pakistan celebrates its 70th anniversary, we also celebrate ...

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Tube fire at Oxford Circus leaves two people in hospital

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LONDON: Two people were taken to hospital after a fire broke out on a train at a Tube station. An electrical fault caused grey smoke to billow out of the Bakerloo line train as passengers stood in dark, smoke-filled carriages covering their faces with items of clothing. People waiting on ...

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London Police Commissioner turns out Pakistan cricket lover

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LONDON: Pakistan cricket remains one of the most followed sides of the game, with cricketing fans emerging from unexpected places. After the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police in London revealed herself to be a fan of Pakistan legendry all rounder Imran Khan and Pakistan cricket. Cressida Dick, the first female ...

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Brilliant Farah captures 10th successive global title

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LONDON: British athletics legend Mo Farah won his 10th successive global title on late night winning the 10,000 metres world crown at the London Stadium where he won Olympic gold in 2012. The 34-year-old, who will bid to add a third successive world double in the 5000m later in the ...

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Moscow minister praises Mayor Sadiq Khan for new London T-charge

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LONDON: A Russian environment minister believes London’s new T-charge will “speed-up” the switch to electric vehicles as he praised the capital as a leader in green policies. Anton Kulbachevsky, head of Moscow’s department for environmental management and protection, said the Russian capital wanted to “follow the example” of London but ...

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