Sikh
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Washington, May 19 A US court sentenced two men to three years in prison for severely beating a Sikh man in California and cutting off his hair. Chase B. Little and Colton T. Leblanc, both of Texas, pleaded no contest to felony assault and committing a hate crime against Maan Singh Khalsa during last year’s September Read more..

INdian
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Washington, May 19 An Indian-American businessman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for fraud schemes that cost investors over $33 million. Navin Shankar Subramanian Xavier, of Miramar, Florida, operated Miami Gardens-based Essex Holdings from 2010 to 2014 through which he carried out two fraud schemes, according to the court documents. He was sentenced Read more..

Jayakumar
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Lexington, May 19, 2017: Thursday marked a week since 26-year-old Ram Jayakumar disappeared. His car was found in Boston last Friday. Police said Friday afternoon they found a body in the Charles River where they have been searching for Sriram Jayakumar. It is important to note police have not yet identified the body and there Read more..

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Status of Muslim women under a) pristine Islam b) Umayyad period immediately following the Prophet and the first four caliphs c) Abbasid period following the Umayyad d) Turkish period e) Muslim rule in India f) Colonial rule g) f) Colonial rule g) g) the current crop of Wahabi regimes (the creed is discussed below) h) Read more..

Brad Pitt
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Los Angeles, May 19 Actor Brad Pitt is reportedly devastated over the death of his friends – former Paramount CEO Brad Grey and Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell. “He is devastated and in shock. He is trying to process the loss of two great friends. This has hit him very hard,” a source told eonline.com. Earlier this Read more..

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Mumbai, May 19 On Ruskin Bonds 83rd birthday on Friday, filmmaker Bhargav Saikia unveiled the first look of his forthcoming short film “The Black Cat”, based on a story by the celebrated author. The film features veteran actor Tom Alter as Ruskin Bond and Shernaz Patel as Miss Bellows. The first look shows Miss Bellows in Read more..

Salim Bieber
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Mumbai, May 19 Singer-composer Salim Merchant says he is a huge fan of Canadian pop star Justin Bieber and had a great time at his concert here earlier this month. While people had mixed reactions to Bieber’s maiden performance in India as part of his Purpose World Tour, Salim says he doesn’t have any harsh comments Read more..

Half Girlfriend
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By Troy Ribeiro Film: “Half Girlfriend”; Director: Mohit Suri; Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Seema Biswas, Rhea Chakraborty, Anisa Butt and Vikrant Massey; Rating: ** Adapted from Chetan Bhagat’s novel by the same name, director Mohit Suri’s film “Half Girlfriend” is a half-baked and clichéd romance pot-boiler that does not raise the bar. Narrated in Read more..

Arshad Warsi
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New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Actor Arshad Warsi has been roped into dub for Hollywood actor Johnny Depp’s popular character Captain Jack Sparrow for the Hindi version of upcoming fantasy film “Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge”. “I am very fond of this character. I really like Jack Sparrow. The moment I saw ‘Pirates of Read more..

Tiger Shroff
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Mumbai, May 19 Actor Tiger Shroff says he does what he believes in and doesn’t want to start or follow a trend. The actor, also the face of Forca by Lifestyle, launched the new clothing store from Lifestyle here on Thursday. If one wants to connect with the youth, is it necessary to create or Read more..

Shubhangi Atre Poorey with Reema Lagoo
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Mumbai, May 19 Actress Shubhangi Atre Poorey, who shared screen space with Reema Lagoo in the TV show “Do Hanson Ka Jodaa”, says the late actress was a talent house. Reema, one of Bollywood’s favorite on-screen mothers, passed away on Thursday following a cardiac arrest. Reminiscing the time she spent with her, Shubhangi said in a Read more..

Nicki Minaj
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Los Angeles, May 19 Rapper Nicki Minaj will open the 2017 Billboard Music Awards ceremony with a nine-minute show, featuring appearances by Jason Derulo, David Guetta and Lil Wayne. Minaj is nominated in the fan-voted Billboard Chart Achievement category (presented by Xfinity), reports eonline.com. A four-time winner and 23-time nominee, Minaj is going up against Read more..