Friday, 15 December 2017

Tag Archives: LONDON

Has Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?

Actress and singer Lindsay Lohan, once one of the biggest party girls in Hollywood, is hinting that she has converted to Islam. Lohan, 30, deleted all the photos on her Instagram account and changed her bio to two words – alaikum salam, an Arabic greeting meaning “and unto you peace.” ...

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Pound falls ahead of Theresa May Brexit speech

LONDON: The pound has hit its lowest level for more than three months on reports Britain was set to quit the EU single market as part of its Brexit plans. Sterling fell below the $1.20 level before recovering slightly on Monday. The pound also dropped to a two-month low against ...

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Michael Jackson spoof show scrapped after family complaints

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LONDON: A comic film about Michael Jackson was dropped by British makers on Friday after the daughter of the late American pop star described the episode, which casts a white actor to play her father, as vomit-inducing. Paris Jackson said in a series of Tweets on Wednesday that she was “incredibly ...

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Fed up British middle classes backing Brexit

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MILTON KEYNES: It’s got money, jobs and it voted Brexit: the town of Milton Keynes near London represents a slice of middle-class voters fed up with a political elite ignoring their concerns. Just as in the United States, it was not just struggling blue-collar workers fed up with the flip side ...

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EU law ‘will continue to apply in UK during transition deal’

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LONDON: EU law will apply in Britain after Brexit as an essential part of any transition deal, Malta’s prime minister has said. Joseph Muscat, whose country has just taken over the EU’s rotating presidency, also said it was “quite obvious” the City of London could be in line for a ...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan – Britain heading for ‘muddled Brexit’

LONDON: London Mayor Sadiq Khan will say on Thursday that urgent action is needed to prevent Britain slipping towards a “muddled Brexit”, arguing that the capital needs more control over its economic policy to cope with leaving the European Union. Khan, a member of the opposition Labour Party, was elected ...

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Deepika heads to London for ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage’ promotions

LONDON: Actress Deepika Padukone is leaving no stone unturned to promote her Hollywood debut “xXx: Return of Xander Cage”. After extensively promoting the film in Mexico, Deepika will now be going to London, according to a press release. The “Bajirao Mastani” actress along with her co-star Vin Diesel and the ...

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Snapchat to set up international HQ in London

LONDON: Snap Inc, the company formerly known as Snapchat, has announced that it will set up its main international hub in the UK, in what is likely to be seen as a vote of confidence for British tech following the EU referendum result. The company says it chose Britain because ...

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