Wednesday, 18 October 2017

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France to impose instant fines for street harassment of women

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PARIS: A new law will impose on-the-spot fines for harassment of women in the streets of France, a minister said, as the sex scandal engulfing Hollywood honcho Harvey Weinstein encouraged French women to tell their stories. The legislation is being piloted by 34-year-old Marlene Schiappa, a feminist and early supporter ...

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Pussycat Dolls star Kaya Jones likens group to prostitution ring

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LONDON: “I walked away from my dreams, bandmates and a 13 million dollar record deal.” Former Pussycat Dolls star Kaya Jones has likened her time in the group to a “prostitution ring”, claiming that she was consistently exploited by music industry figures who took huge cuts of the band’s earnings ...

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Dean Jones named as interim Afghan coach

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KABUL: Former Australia batsman and cricket commentator Dean Jones will coach Afghanistan in their upcoming Hong Kong tour, officials said Tuesday, in the latest sign of the team´s rising fortunes. Jones, who visited Kabul last month to commentate on the Shpageeza Twenty20 tournament, will take charge for Afghanistan´s four-day Intercontinental ...

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Amir Khan savagely rejects estranged Faryal public apology

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BIRMINGHAM: Boxing star Amir Khan has brutally rejected a public apology from his estranged wife, declaring he will be filing for divorce. Speaking in a new Snapchat video, Khan said: “So me and Faryal are not together. I have filed for a divorce.” The 30-year-old boxer’s comments came soon after ...

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Faryal Makhdoom slams boxer on Twitter

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BIRMINGHAM Amir Khan’s estranged wife has fired the latest salvo in the online war of words between the feuding pair. The boxer’s marriage to Faryal Makhdoom broke down this year when they accused each other of cheating in an ugly Twitter spat. The former couple have since been criticising each ...

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MS Dhoni Is GOAT, Says Shoaib Malik

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MUMBAI/LAHORE: When it comes to cricket, or any other sport, the on-field rivalries are left aside and the contestants largely hold one another in high regard for their abilities. India and Pakistan have been at each other the cricket field for decades, but all the hostility is restricted to the ...

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Shoaib Malik trolls Ahmed Shehzad on Twitter

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LAHORE: Pakistan star all-rounder Shoaib Malik shared a lighter moment on Twitter with opening batsman Ahmed Shehzad as the latter was trolled by the veteran. According to details, Malik on Wednesday shared a picture of spectators that came to see Pakistan’s second Twenty20 match against the World XI at the ...

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Mohammad Amir and wife Narjis blessed with a baby girl

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LONDON: Pakistan’s paceman Mohammad Amir and his wife Narjis welcomed a baby girl into this world Tuesday morning. Amir took to Twitter to share his excitement and posted a photo of the newborn with caption: Shukar Allhumdulilah blessed with the Rehmat of Allah Mashallah. Shukar Allhumdulilah blessed with the Rehmat ...

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Rohingya women, children drown while fleeing Myanmar violence

TOPSHOT - A Rohingya refugee from Myanmar's Rakhine state holds a baby  after arriving at a refugee camp near the Bagladeshi town of Teknaf on Septebmer 5, 2017.
Nearly 125,000 mostly Rohingya refugees have entered Bangladesh since a fresh upsurge of violence in Myanmar on August 25, the United Nations said September 5, as fears grow of a humanitarian crisis in the overstretched camps. The UN said 123,600 had crossed the border in the past 11 days from Myanmar's violence-wracked Rakhine state. / AFP PHOTO / K M ASAD        (Photo credit should read K M ASAD/AFP/Getty Images)

LONDON: Dozens of Rohingya women and children desperate to flee the violence in Myanmar are drowning while attempting to escape to Bangladesh by boat. A Bangladeshi border guard, who asked not to be identified, told, guards had retrieved eight bodies on the Bangladeshi side of the Naf River on Wednesday ...

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Italian restaurant in UK refuses to serve Nadia Jamil

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LONDON: An Italian restaurant in Cambridge, United Kingdom, has been accused of racism and Islamophobia after allegedly refusing to serve famous Pakistani actress and philanthropist Nadia Jamil and her father. Nadia Jamil took to the micro-blogging website Twitter to narrate the shocking incident. A picture shared by Nadia Jamil saw ...

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