Archive for June 14th, 2017

Asha Bhosle’s wax statue to be placed at Madame Tussauds in Delhi

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Asha Bhosle’s wax statue to be placed at Madame Tussauds in Delhi

NEW DELHI (Daily Dunya) – Indian legendary singer Asha Bhosle will have her wax statue at Madame Tussauds in New Delhi along with other actors and singers. According to Indian media, a team of the Madame Tussauds met Asha Bhosle to discuss the matter.

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High court seeks details from Maharashtra govt over Sanjay Dutt’s early release

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High court seeks details from Maharashtra govt over Sanjay Dutt’s early release

MUMBAI (Web Desk) – The high court in Bombay has asked Maharashtra government on which grounds it released actor Sanjay Dutt, who was serving a punishment for 1993 bombings, early.

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Arts Council to pay homage to Amjad Sabri on his first anniversary

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Arts Council to pay homage to Amjad Sabri on his first anniversary

KARACHI, June 13 (APP): The celebrated and well-known Qawal Amjad Farid Sabri will be paid tremendous homage on his first death anniversary on June 15 at Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi. According to a statement issued today (Wednesday), famous Qawals will pay homage to late Sabri, in his remembrance on […]

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Football: Late blows jolt China, Qatar shock South Korea

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Football: Late blows jolt China, Qatar shock South Korea

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) – Ahmad Al Salih s late strike dealt a body blow to China s faltering quest to reach a second World Cup on Tuesday, as blockaded Qatar kept their slimmest of hopes alive with a shock 3-2 victory over South Korea. Marcello Lippi s China were within reach of only […]

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Tennis: Nadal out of Queen’s to rest for Wimbledon

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Tennis: Nadal out of Queen’s to rest for Wimbledon

LONDON (AFP) – Rafael Nadal confirmed Tuesday he has pulled out of next week s Aegon Championships at Queen s in order to rest and prepare for Wimbledon. The 31-year-old Spaniard has had a hugely successful clay season, claiming a record 10th French Open crown on Sunday to earn a 15th Grand […]

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Boxer Amir Khan attacked in Boston

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Boxer Amir Khan attacked in Boston

BOLTON (Web Desk) – British boxer Amir Khan got himself in trouble when his Range Rover got involved in a road collision with another car, and group of men chased him down through Bolton streets afterwards. It is believed that the incident took place when the boxer took a wrong […]

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Bid to host World Cup? Xi Jinping meets FIFA chief

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Bid to host World Cup? Xi Jinping meets FIFA chief

BEIJING (AFP) – Chinese President Xi Jinping met with FIFA chief Gianni Infantino on Wednesday as the football world watches for signs that the Asian giant will make a bid to host a World Cup. Xi greeted Infantino in the capital s palatial Great Hall of the People but the two […]

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Real back Ronaldo over tax-evasion accusations

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Real back Ronaldo over tax-evasion accusations

MADRID (AFP) – Real Madrid backed star forward Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday after Spanish prosecutors accused the star player of evading 14.7 million euros in tax through offshore companies. “Real Madrid C.F. have full confidence in our player Cristiano Ronaldo, who we understand has acted in accordance with the legality […]

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US ‘not winning’ in Afghanistan: Pentagon chief

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US ‘not winning’ in Afghanistan: Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Pentagon chief Jim Mattis told exasperated lawmakers Tuesday that America still is “not winning” in Afghanistan, as US military commanders push for additional troops to help stabilize the country s security crisis. Mattis s latest assessment comes nearly 16 years after the US-led invasion of Afghanistan and amid a […]

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Fears burning London building could collapse with residents trapped inside

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Fears burning London building could collapse with residents trapped inside

LONDON (AFP) – A massive fire ripped through a 27-storey apartment block in west London in the early hours of Wednesday, trapping residents inside as 200 firefighters battled the blaze. Witnesses said they heard screaming from the upper floors as the flames rose in the night and one desperate resident […]

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