PM Imran urges international community to 'act now' on deadly violence against Muslims in India

Posted In: News Date:Feb 26th, 2020

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday urged the world community to "act now" on the deadly violence against Muslims in India.

Communal violence in the capital New Delhi has led to the deat ...

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Bollywood celebrities have started speaking out against Delhi riots

Posted In: News Date:Feb 26th, 2020

Bollywood celebrities are raising their voices against the communal violence that has encapsulated Delhi.

More protests against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act began on a smaller ...

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Mission Impossible's Italy shoot delayed due to coronavirus outbreak

Posted In: News Date:Feb 26th, 2020

A planned three-week shoot in Italy for Tom Cruise’s new Mission: Impossible film has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, movie studio Paramount Pictures said on Monday.

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Pakistan pays Rs14.42bn to Russia over trade dispute: report

Posted In: News Date:Feb 26th, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has settled a 40 year old trade dispute with Russia as Islamabad has paid an amount of $93.5 million (Rs14.42 billion) to Moscow, reported The News on Wednesday.

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Trudeau revisits blackface embarrassment during Black History Month

Posted In: News Date:Feb 26th, 2020

Justin Trudeau acknowledged his own past history of unconscious racism during a celebration Monday of Black History Month.

The prime minister reflected on the "dumb choices" he made when he ...

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UN voices concern over deadly anti-Muslim riots in New Delhi india

Posted In: News Date:Feb 26th, 2020

The United Nations (UN) on Tuesday expressed concern over deadly anti-Muslim clashes in New Delhi, India, in which at least 20 have been killed and a mosque vandalized.

The violence was tri ...

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'Nervous and excited': Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 officially open Tuesday

Posted In: News Date:Feb 26th, 2020

The Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Thunder Bay 2020 will officially begin Tuesday with opening ceremonies at Fort William Gardens in the northwestern Ontario city.

The five-day event ...

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Trump reiterates offer to mediate between India, Pakistan on Kashmir

Posted In: News Date:Feb 25th, 2020

NEW DELHI: US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that his administration enjoys good relations with Prime Minister Imran Khan and Modi, reiterating his offer to mediate between both countries a ...

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Rihanna delivers powerful speech at NAACP Awards where she accepted President's Award

Posted In: News Date:Feb 25th, 2020

Last night, Rihanna received the President’s Award for her philanthropy work at the NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena, California. The star, who wore a purple Givenchy Haute Couture number for t ...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could become billionaires after leaving the royal family, according to a wealth expert

Posted In: News Date:Feb 25th, 2020

Since announcing their plans to step back from their roles as senior royals and become financially independent, Prince Harry's and Meghan Markle's bank account has been the subject of much speculat ...

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Trump lavishes praise on Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge'

Posted In: News Date:Feb 25th, 2020

Shah Rukh Khan starrer Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (DDLJ) took over the globe universally, so much so, that even US President Donald Trump could not stop gushing over it.

Trump quoted the i ...

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After raucous welcome in India, Trump clinches $3bn military equipment sale

Posted In: News Date:Feb 25th, 2020

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that India will buy $3 billion worth of military equipment, including attack helicopters, as the two countries deepen defence and commercial ties in an att ...

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Boat capsizes in Bangladesh killing 15 Rohingya refugees people

Posted In: News Date:Feb 25th, 2020

A vessel carrying Rohingya refugees capsized in the Bay of Bengal Tuesday, killing at least 15 people, Bangladeshi authorities told CNN.

The wooden fishing boat carrying 130 Rohingya capsiz ...

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Winners and losers from Teck's decision to pull the plug on Frontier oilsands project

Posted In: News Date:Feb 25th, 2020

The federal government had signalled this was the week cabinet would decide whether to approve, reject or delay the massive $20.6-billion Frontier oilsands mine north of Fort McMurray, Alta., but j ...

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Trump at India rally: US has a 'very good' relation with Pakistan, hopes for reduced tension in region

Posted In: News Date:Feb 24th, 2020

US President Donald Trump, while addressing a packed rally in Ahmedabad after his arrival in India on Monday, said the United States has "a very good relation" with Pakistan and hopes to reduce ten ...

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