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Bollywood stars back actress who claims she was sexually harassed by veteran actor

Bollywood stars back actress who claims she was sexually harassed by veteran actor

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Bollywood stars are speaking up against sexual harassment after allegations against a veteran actor surfaced this week, with several calling for action against perpetrators in an industry that is notorious for its exploitation of women.Tanushree Dutta, a Bollywood actress and former Miss India, said in press interviews this week that Nana Patekar, […]

Bollywood reacts to Tanushree Dutta’s sexual harassment claims against Nana Patekar

Bollywood reacts to Tanushree Dutta’s sexual harassment claims against Nana Patekar

Bollywood celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar and Hansal Mehta among many others have come out in support of the Aashiq Banaya Aapne star Tanushree Dutta, who has spoken up about her sexual harassment at the hands of veteran actor Nana Patekar on a film set a decade ago.Tanushree, a former beauty queen, who had first raised the […]

Ferozewala: Roof collapse claims lives of two minors

Ferozewala: Roof collapse claims lives of two minors

FEROZEWALA – At least two children were killed and one other was wounded when roof of a dilapidated house situated in Wandala Dyal Shah area of Ferozewala near Lahore on Friday, .According to details, roof of a house in Wandala Dyal Shah area of Ferozewala suddenly caved in, burying the three children under the debris. […]

R Kelly addresses sexual misconduct claims in 19-minute song

R Kelly addresses sexual misconduct claims in 19-minute song

Singer R. Kelly, the target of a boycott campaign over his treatment of women, hit back Monday in a 19-minute song in which he reveals he was abused himself. Entitled “I Admit,” the marathon song nonetheless is heavier on denials than acknowledgement as the “I Believe I Can Fly” star vents frustration over the stream […]

Khawaja Harris’s withdrawal bid to delay case, claims Fawad

Khawaja Harris’s withdrawal bid to delay case, claims Fawad

ISLAMABAD;Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) information secretary Fawad Chaudhry claimed on Monday that the withdrawal of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s counsel Khawaja Harris from NAB references is a bid to delay the case. Speaking at a press conference in Islamabad, Fawad stressed Nawaz should neither be provided any deal nor ease. He maintained that no Pakistani court, media […]

Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

Jay-Z defeats copyright claims over ‘Big Pimpin”

(Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Thursday awarded a victory to Jay-Z in a copyright infringement lawsuit claiming that the rapper sampled without permission from an Egyptian composer’s song for his 1999 hit “Big Pimpin’.” The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, California ruled 3-0 that the nephew of the late composer […]

Israel hits more Hamas sites, denies ceasefire claims

Israel hits more Hamas sites, denies ceasefire claims

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories (AFP) – Israel said it struck 25 more Hamas sites overnight after a barrage of rocket and mortar fire from the Gaza Strip, denying Palestinian claims of a ceasefire Wednesday after the worst flare-up since a 2014 war.The exchange of fire raised the possibility of yet another war in the beleaguered […]

Dozens killed by heatwave in Karachi, claims Faisal Edhi

Dozens killed by heatwave in Karachi, claims Faisal Edhi

KARACHI:Renowned social worker Faisal Edhi has claimed that heatwave has killed dozens of people in different parts of Karachi. He said that at least 160 bodies were brought to Edhi Foundation s morgues on Sunday and Monday out of which dozens had died from heatstroke. Faisal Edhi further said that most of the bodies were brought […]

Punjab Govt Claims People Rejected PTI Manifesto

Punjab Govt Claims People Rejected PTI Manifesto

The Punjab government’s spokesperson claimed people have rejected Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) manifesto as Imran did not make any change in KP four and half years since took over the control of provincial government after 2013 polls. “Imran only played the politics of chaos and put the people in perplex,” the Punjab government spokesperson Malik Muhammad […]

North Korea claims it has joined ranks of nuclear-powered states after recent missile test

North Korea claims it has joined ranks of nuclear-powered states after recent missile test

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said on Wednesday that his country had achieved full nuclear statehood after what he said was the successful test of a new missile capable of striking anywhere in the United States (US). The intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launch snapped a two-month pause in testing by the North and poses a […]

Nadia Khan claims daughter physically abused by Hollywood actor

Nadia Khan claims daughter physically abused by Hollywood actor

By News Desk Renowned actress and television host Nadia Khan has registered a police complaint against a famous American actor/producer for allegedly assaulting her daughter during an audition in Dubai. Nadia, like hundreds of other parents, took her daughter to a casting session at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in JBR on May 20, however, what happened over there […]

Pakistan claims 5 medals in Special Olympics World Winter Games

Pakistan claims 5 medals in Special Olympics World Winter Games

Pakistan bagged five medals at the Special Olympics World Winter Games being held at Ramsau in Austria, Sabahat Tariq claimed the gold medal in the women’s 100 metre sprint, while Huzaifa Qazi and Pervaiz Ahmad took home silver in the men’s 100-metre sprint. Read more: Pakistan’s young special Olympians want to bring home gold Fatima […]