Saturday, 20 April 2019

Tag Archives: Twitter

Bipasha, Karan feature in a condom ad and Twitter trolls them

BOLLYWOOD’s ‘monkey couple’ Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover were recently seen together in a condom ad. Soon after the ad surfaced online, internet trollers targetted the celebrity couple for endorsing it. Bipasha who is known for her boldness said,”The idea is to create awareness on the subject; it’s the ...

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Twitter steps up fight against sexual harassment

LONDON: Twitter has announced tough new rules on tweets containing “non-consensual nudity” and sexual harassment, which could be seen as fallout from the Harvey Weinstein abuse scandal. The rules will come into force in the coming weeks, Twitter said in a statement late Tuesday, after company co-founder Jack Dorsey on ...

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Swift shoots music video at London kebab shop

LONDON: Taylor Swift filmed her latest music video outside a kebab shop in north London. The 27-year-old pop superstar was joined by 60 crew members, including extras and backing dancers, at the Kentish Delight takeaway in Kentish Town over the weekend to shoot the promo for her next single. The ...

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Me Too: Alyssa elevates Harvey Weinstein conversation

NEW YORK: Alyssa Milano was in bed with her two young children when a friend of a friend on Facebook suggested something that struck her as a great way to elevate the Harvey Weinstein conversation. She took the idea to Twitter, posting: “If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ...

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France to impose instant fines for street harassment of women

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

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

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

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

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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