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Salman arranges bash at Panvel farmhouse for Sanjay Dutt

New Delhi: Salman Khan and his ‘ Khandaan ‘ have always been a steady support to Sanjay Dutt and his family. Now, when Munnabhai is coming back after remission in his five-year sentence, Salman has made a perfect plan to welcome the 56-year-old actor with a lavish party in attendance …

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Madonna makes surprise visits to Manila children’s shelters

Pop star Madonna made surprise visits to two Manila shelters for orphans and street children, taking selfies with kids a day before the start of her two-night concert stint in the Philippine capital. Pictures on her Instagram account showed her carrying a baby in one arm while holding hands with …

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Not a part of ‘Dangal’: Rajkummar Rao

Actor Rajkummar Rao has denied reports that he will be seen in Aamir Khan’s upcoming sports drama Dangal. There were reports that the Citylights star would be seen making a special appearance with Aamir, who worked with him in Talaash. “All these reports about me in Dangal are rumours,” Rajkummar …

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Saudi Arabia and the “war on terror”

Speaking to the media during a visit to the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey, US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter praised the Saudi monarchy for proclaiming a new so-called “Islamic alliance” against terrorism. Carter declared “We are happy with the alliance formed by Saudi Arabia and looking forward for the steps …

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Central Asia needs life support as Russia suffers

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. Russia’s central Asian satellite states lack the immunity to fend off the economic ills which have beset their larger neighbor. Tajikistan has appealed to the International Monetary Fund for support. Other countries in Russia’s economic orbit may …

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‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6 to be bigger, bolder, naughtier

Actor Liam Cunningham, who plays Ser Davos Seaworth in fantasy epic drama “Game of Thrones”, said there will be loads more violence in the new series. “We just finished filming at the end of December,” he said. “I’ve seen a bit of it and it’s looking really good. It’s bigger, …

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Iran election is key driver of oil price recovery

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. Iranians have a crude choice to make on Feb. 26 when they vote in their first parliamentary election since the state’s sanctions were lifted. Elect moderates and the chances of Iran being able to raise its oil …

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Sanjay Dutt looking fitter, better: Shilpa Shetty

Mumbai: Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt, who walked out a free man from the Yerwada Central Jail in Pune on Thursday, looks fit and better than before, says Shilpa Shetty, who promotes fitness and wellness widely. Happy about Sanjay’s return to home after completing a jail term for possession of an …

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