Monday, 17 June 2019

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Lollywood’s Reema Khan claims fellow actor tried to murder her

LOLLYWOOD: Pakistan Film industry’s renowned star, Reema Khan, has alleged that a fellow female Pakistani actor attempted to murder her by poisoning. In an interview with a private channel, the Love Mein Gum star revealed that while she was successfully at the peak of her career, she also faced difficulties. In fact, ...

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UK seeks two Russian ‘agents’ over spy poisoning

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May said that two Russian military intelligence officials carried out a nerve agent attack on a former spy on British soil, as prosecutors issued a warrant for the suspects’ arrest. Police identified Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov as the men who allegedly tried to kill ...

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Baby formula recalled worldwide over salmonella scare

HONG KONG: Baby formula is being pulled from shelves around the world after French authorities ordered a leading dairy company to stop selling hundreds of products because of concerns about food safety. French firm Lactalis is recalling formula destined for markets including China, Greece, Pakistan and Peru after 26 infants ...

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Brits face ban from all-inclusive holidays over fake poisoning claims

LONDON: A “British problem” of false food poisoning claims means hoteliers abroad could bar UK holidaymakers from their resorts, according to the travel industry. Holiday firms have reported a surge in legal action – mostly involving claims management companies (CMCs) representing all-inclusive holiday customers. Such holidaymakers are often targeted by ...

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Kendal food poisoning ‘linked to raw milk’

LONDON: A food poising outbreak in Cumbria is linked to the sale of raw milk at a farm, council officials have said. Six cases of campylobacter have so far been linked to people consuming unpasteurised milk from Low Sizergh Barn Farm in Kendal. South Lakeland Council said it had launched ...

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Serial killer guilty of poisoning 3 men

LONDON: A serial killer has been found guilty of murdering three young men by poisoning them with lethal doses of a date rape drug. Stephen Port, who was also convicted of three rapes, lured the men to his London flat and secretly gave them GHB, the Old Bailey heard. The ...

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