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Arts & Leisure - Movies

Brad Pitt probed for alleged child abuse amid Angelina Jolie split LOS ANGELES: Brad Pitt is under investigation by US authorities after being accused of physically and verbally abusing his children during an angry outburst, TMZ reported Thursday.According to the entertainment news site the Los Angeles Police Department began probing Pitt based on an anonymous tip received by the LA County Department of Children and Family Services, as is systematic following any report of child abuse.The news comes days after 41-year-old Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from Pitt, 52, citing irreconcilable differences and seeking custody of their six kids. The source reportedly told authorities that Pitt began screaming and "getting physical" with his children on a private jet, possibly under the influence, and then continued ranting after the plane landed.The split between two of the world's biggest stars spells the end of "Brangelina," one of Hollywood's highest-profile celebrity couples.The A-listers wed in France in August two years ago, but have been ...

Arts & Leisure - Arts

Giant Slow Food festival kicks off in Italy TURIN, Italy: One of the world's biggest gourmet food and wine fairs opens Thursday in Turin, with this year's edition taking its tasting sessions, workshops and street food parties to the streets for the first time.Hundreds of thousands of visitors to the north Italian city will be able to explore offerings from across the world at food trucks, on themed tours or at the Via del Gelato, while others work up an appetite at cinema ...

Arts & Leisure - Arts

Youtube opens doors to monetization in Pakistan The largest video sharing platform on the internet, Youtube has opened its doors of making money for Pakistanis. The Google owned video bank has recently introduced an update, allowing YouTube users to monetize their original content.The move by Youtube, indicates the platform vision to expand its roots into the Pakistani market, as the monetization feature is not available in all regions. All you need to have are original videos that can be monetized and an ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Muhammad Amir’s Barat and Valima pictures will leave you in awe Pakistani star bowler Muhammad Amir‘s valima ceremony took place last night and we finally have few glimpse of the event. Wearing dark blue suit, Amir was looking stunning while his newly-wed bride was adorning sea green long gown. The event was organized in Lahore on Wednesday night.Valima picsAmir is very excited to tie the knot with his better half, Narjis who is an advocate by profession. The shoot before the wedding showed us how excited ...

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Defending the underdogs: Karachi vets criticise mass culling KARACHI: The battered residents of the Edhi Animal Home, just outside Karachi along Pakistan's gleaming new Super Highway, are a pitiful sight.Paralysed cats that have been crushed beneath speeding vehicles, sit alongside exhausted donkeys too weak to carry another burden, and dozens of wounded or abandoned dogs.Most face a return to the streets once they recover. Yet these canines are the lucky ones – escapees from the most recent wave of mass poisonings by authorities ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Indian journo wants ban on Fawad, other Pakistani actors Just days after the attack at a military base in Indian-Occupied Kashmir, an Indian journalist has urged Bollywood to ban all Pakistani actors, specially Fawad Khan.Pakistani actor Fawad Afzal Khan is making waves in India since 2014 and today acknowledged as one of the most-wanted hunk in Bollywood. Fawad shared screen with top Bollywood actresses like Sonam Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachahan, Anushka Sharma and Alia Bhatt among others, as well as Fawad was the first ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Mark Zuckerberg announces project to cure all diseases of world Mark Zuckerberg, the Tsar of social media now has another ambition on his mind, i.e. “curing all disease in our children’s lifetime.”The face of Facebook along with his wife Priscilla Chan announced, a $3 billion project called Chan Zuckerberg Science with a mission to cure, prevent, or manage all diseases. “Mark and I believe that this is possible within our children’s lifetime. We are partnering with scientists, doctors, and engineers to help us achieve this ...