Sunday, 17 November 2019

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Promised US$9 million online, teenager killed ‘best friend’

LOS ANGELES: An American teenager has been charged with conspiring to murder her “best friend” after a man she met online offered her US$9 million (RM 37.5 million) to commit the crime. According to investigators, Denali Brehmer, an 18-year-old from Alaska, was recruited to kill her friend by a man ...

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Netflix dramatises notorious India gang-rape murder case in series

LONDON: Filmmaker Richie Mehta was at first reluctant to make Netflix’s latest Indian series, documenting the aftermath of the notorious gang-rape and murder of an Indian student that made global headlines. Jyoti Singh, a 23-year-old physiotherapy student, was violently raped and assaulted and left for dead by five men and ...

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Nepal urged to crack down on menstruation huts

NEPAL faced urgent calls on Monday to stop women being banished from their homes during their periods after a teenager died sleeping in a hut, becoming the fourth victim in weeks. Parbati Bogati, 17, suffocated after lighting a fire to keep warm in the windowless mud and stone hut she ...

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Natalie Portman on being sexualised as a child actor

HOLLYWOOD: Being famous comes with its own hazards. After spending about 25 years in the show business, Hollywood actor Natalie Portman said that being sexualised as a child star made her feel unsafe. The 37-year-old actor who made her debut at the age of 13 in 1994’s ‘The Professional’ at ...

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Kerry Katona to undergo breast enlargement for 4th time

HOLLYWOOD: Singer Kerry Katona will undergo breast augmentation for the fourth time, after complaining she has drastically lost weight. The 38-year-old reportedly wants to go back to the same size when she was a teenager so she has the “perfect body” for her beau Ryan Mahoney, according to dailymail.co.uk. Katona, ...

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Kumar Sanu was ‘scared’ of disclosing about adoption

BOLLYWOOD Singer Kumar Sanu says he never wanted to disclose that he adopted a girl child in 2001. He is proud of his daughter Shannon, now a teenager and also a singer. The “Dheere dheere se meri zindagi mein aana” hitmaker talked about adopting Shannon on the show “Dil Hai ...

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Kiwi teenager sets batting record in women’s one-day cricket

INSTAGRAM DUBLIN: New Zealand teenager Amelia Kerr shattered a world batting record in women’s one-day international cricket with a blistering 232 not out against Ireland on Wednesday. Kerr amassed the record total just days after her team’s 490 for four against Ireland set a record for cricket’s highest-ever one-day international ...

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Pakistani Teenager flies back to Italy after forced abortion

ROME: A Pakistani teenager studying in Italy has returned after allegedly undergoing a forced abortion at the hands of her family. 19-year-old Farah had been studying in the city of Verona and became pregnant a few months ago, BBC reported. In February, she was taken back to Pakistan by her ...

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