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June, 2017

  • 10 June

    ‘Geography Class For Racist People’ Roasts Ignorant Trolls Of The Internet

    Lilly Singh has had enough with the racist, ignorant comments some people leave on her videos. The popular internet personality, who goes by the name IISuperwomanII on YouTube, systematically tore down her haters in a viral video that promised to give her trolls the geography lesson they desperately need. The tirade was prompted by a troll whose comments seemed to reveal …

May, 2017

  • 27 May

    Ramadan 2017: What is Ramadan? When does it start and end, why do Muslims fast?

    RAMADAN is the holiest month of the Islamic calendar and a period of fasting for many of the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims. Here is everything you need to know about Ramadan 2017 dates, fasting and more. What is Ramadan? Ramadan is the holiest month of the year for the 1.6 billion Muslims living around the world. The Prophet Mohammed explained: …

January, 2017

  • 12 January

    Meet Pakistan’s thousand pound Incredible Hulk

    He is known all over Pakistan as the world’s strongest man He can stop a tractor, pull two cars and lift full grown men with a single arm – if those aren’t qualities befitting a superhero, then Pakistani Arbab Khizer Hayat could well be defined as a hulk of a man. Weighing close to a thousand pounds (960 lbs to …

October, 2016

  • 29 October

    Social media celebrates as Pakistan’s viral #ChaiWala lands a modelling contract

    Until a couple of days ago, Arshad Khan was just another tea-seller in Islamabad’s local Sunday bazar.Until a photographer’s random shot changed his life, forever. An image of Khan looking up into the camera, while making tea, was first posted by photographer Javeria Ali on her Instagram account. Within minutes, the image went viral, with girls commenting on his good …

  • 15 October

    Parents’ tribute to baby killed by a dog

      The parents of a four-month-old boy killed by a dog at a house in Essex have paid tribute to their "beautiful little angel". Archie Joe Darby died after being attacked by a Staffordshire bull terrier-type dog in Colchester on Thursday. Police said his 22-month-old brother, Daniel-Jay Darby was also bitten and has been left with "life-changing injuries". In a …

June, 2016

  • 21 June

    Rome’s First Female Mayor In Almost 3,000 Years

    After being ruled by men for thousands of years, Rome elects lawyer Virginia Raggi as its new leader. Rome has elected its first female mayor in its more than two-and-a-half millennia of existence. Virginia Raggi, an anti-establishment candidate who entered politics only five years ago, won 67.2% of the vote, defeating Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s candidate in the two-person …

  • 13 June

    A gunman Mateen who opened fire at Orlando nightclub massacre kills at least 50

    Deadliest mass shooting in US history A disturbing picture is emerging of the gunman who opened fire on a gay nightclub in Florida, killing 50 and injuring 53 others in the worst mass shooting in US history. He was said to be quiet and had few friends and had been interviewed by US authorities in recent years for suspected sympathies …

  • 12 June

    Rising Pop Star Christina Grimmie Was Shot Dead

    Gunman Who Killed ‘The Voice’ Singer Christina Grimmie Traveled to Orlando to Shoot Her, Police Say The man who shot and killed singer Christina Grimmie after her concert in Orlando traveled there from another Florida city to attack her, police said today. The suspected gunman, Kevin James Loibl, 27, of St. Petersburg, had two handguns, loaded magazines and a hunting …

  • 4 June

    Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies aged 74

    Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said. The former world heavyweight boxing champion, one of the world’s best-known sportsmen, died at a hospital in the US city of Phoenix in Arizona state after being admitted on Thursday. He was suffering from a respiratory illness, a condition that was complicated by Parkinson’s …

  • 2 June

    Iranian actress Taraneh Alidoosti’s tattoo drags her to social media storm

    Tattoo sneaking from under her sleeve after returning from the Cannes Film Festival By AFP Iranian actress Taraneh Alidoosti (L) has found herself at the centre of a dispute over feminism in the Islamic republic after cameras appeared to capture a ‘women power’ symbol tattooed on her arm. Her tattoo was seen sneaking from under her sleeve this week as …