Top China, Taiwan officials meet amid protests

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TAIPEI (AFP) – China s top Taiwan affairs official Zhang Zhijun met for talks with his Taiwanese counterpart Saturday, as dozens of angry demonstrators protested the visit. Zhang, director of China More...

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The Apprentice filming in Manchester? Yes, you spotted candidates in Arndale and city centre


MANCHESTER: A film crew descended on Manchester’s Arndale Centre today to film the upcoming series of  The Apprentice. Teams of uniformed candidates from the show took over More...

UK PM outlines new laws to tackle immigration

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LONDON: British Prime Minister David Cameron will propose new laws to control immigration in a speech Thursday, including giving police the power to seize wages earned by illegal More...

Bullied kids have higher risk of adult obesity, heart disease

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LONDON: Victims of childhood bullying are more likely to be overweight or obese as adults and have a higher risk of developing heart disease, diabetes and other illnesses, according More...


Reham Khan vows all-out support to street children

Reham Khan, wife of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, vowed on Saturday to work for street children and give them better living conditions. Addressing a ceremony More...

Hajis’ number to touch 5m in five years

ISLAMABAD: The number of Haj pilgrims is expected to reach five million and Umrah pilgrims 30 million in the next five years, said Saudi Haj Minister Bandar Hajjar. He said the More...

Top China, Taiwan officials meet amid protests

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TAIPEI (AFP) – China s top Taiwan affairs official Zhang Zhijun met for talks with his Taiwanese counterpart Saturday, More...

Peru declares state of emergency in anti-mining protest area


LIMA – Peru declared a state of emergency late Friday in the country s south, where a violent protest against More...

unnamed Bombay Velvet’ debacle adds to Bollywood woes

NEW DELHI: It’s being called the biggest debacle in recent Bollywood history. Anurag Kashyap’s “Bombay Velvet”...

cannes Cannes films divide critics ahead of awards weekend

CANNES: As the Cannes Film Festival bears down on its weekend awards ceremony, a look at...

showbiz 'ew Tanu Weds Manu Returns’ earns praise from Bollywood stars

Kangana Ranaut’s upcoming film Tanu Weds Manu Returns impressed Bollywood celebrities, who got a taste of...

Tennis: Serena and Sharapova set for Paris showdown


PARIS: The two biggest names and highest earners in women’s sport will set off on another collision course More...

Excitement builds as Pakistan, Zimbabwe play first T20

A wave of excitement has caught up the cricket fans as Pakistan and Zimbabwe play their first T20 match today at..

“Now I never feel scared”, says umpire Raza

LAHORE: A Pakistani umpire, who was critically wounded during an ambush on the Sri Lankan team in 2009, has said surviving..

Bank of England admits to researching ‘Brexit’ risks


LONDON – The Bank of England revealed Friday that it is researching the economic risks of Britain leaving More...

McDonald’s CEO ‘proud’ of pay hike; protesters want more

NEW YORK – McDonald s CEO Steve Easterbrook said Thursday he was “incredibly proud” of a decision to bump pay for some workers,..

Rising inequality holding back economic growth, report warns

PARIS (AP) – The widening gap between haves and have-nots in much of the developed world not only raises concerns about..

Rape on US university campuses reaches ‘epidemic’ levels: study

NEW YORK: More than 18 percent of female students at one U.S. university reported incidents of rape or attempted rape  ..

Ebola-free Liberia allowed to host internationals

CAPE TOWN: Liberia can host international soccer matches again after being declared free of the deadly Ebola virus, the Confederation of..

Say goodbye to oily skin!

Oily skin on the face tends to take away your facial glow. Follow these tips in order to have a smooth,..