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Arts & Leisure - Arts

Violence in Pakistan drops significantly in 2016: report ISLAMABAD: Deaths linked to violence in Pakistan decreased significantly in 2016, dropping 45 percent compared with the previous year, a report released Tuesday said.Some 2,610 people lost their lives due to violence during the period compared with 4,647 in 2015, according to research by the Islamabad-based think tank, the Centre for Research and Security Studies (CRSS). "There was nearly a 45 percent reduction in the number of violence-related fatalities in 2016, which continued the trend of reduction from 2014," the report said."In fact, since 2014, there has been an overall reduction of nearly 66 percent.It added that December was the least violent month for the country during the year.Pakistan's army launched an operation in June 2014 to wipe out militant bases in northwestern tribal areas and bring an end to a bloody insurgency that has cost thousands of civilian lives since 2004.It has involved a series of military offensives as ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Arshad Khan chai-wala apologizes to fans Popular chai-wala Arshad Khan, who appeared in several ads, music videos and now signed a movie, has apologized to all his fans for some of his pictures circulating on social media. Recently, Khans sizzling photoshoot with singer Muskaan Jay went viral which became talk of the town. The teenage sensation also shot for few hot portraits by the photographer Azeem Sani for a magazine. Speaking to ARY News, the tea-seller-turned-model maintained that his fans will ...

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The Titanic didn't sink due to iceberg; expert The sinking of largest ship ever made, The Titanic, has become one of the universal truths of all-time. However, latest evidence shows entirely new story of the historic demise. More than 1,500 passengers lost their lives when the Titanic sank on route to New York from Southampton in April 1912. While the cause of the disaster has long been attributed to the iceberg, fresh evidence has surfaced that a fire in the ships hull, which ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Miley Cyrus secretly married to Liam Hemsworth? American singer and actress Miley Cyrus has sparked speculation that she is secretly married to actor Liam Hemsworth after she called his family her in-laws on social media. The couple celebrated the New Year's Eve with their family, including her mother Tish Cyrus, his mother Leonie Hemsworth, his brother Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky.The couple got into the festive spirit as documented in photos shared by Miley on her Instagram. One photo showed them ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan to reunite once again onscreen Superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan created history on Indian television when they came together in the ninth season of Bigg Boss. SRK will once again appear on the high-voltage reality TV show hosted by Salman Khan. He will now promote his upcoming movie 'Raees' on the 10th season of Bigg Boss. According to BollywoodLife, SRK is all set to promote his upcoming venture Raees on Salman's show. The report quotes a source as ...

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Shraddha Kapoor opens up about living-in with Farhan Akhtar Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor has been linked up with actor Farhan Akhtar for quite some time now, especially after he filed divorce from his wife Adhuna Bhabhani. Also, there have been reports of Shraddha Kapoor moving in with her Rock On 2 co-star. It was also reported that Shraddhas father Shakti Kapoor dragged her out of Farhan's home and got her back. After all the media mess, Baaghi actress has finally decided to break silence ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput give some serious couple goals on 'Koffee with Karan' Celebrity couple Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput recently appeared on the New Year episode of Koffee with Karan and totally nailed it. Mira Rajput made her first TV appearance with Shahid where she opened up about her experience marrying one of the most desirable actors of Bollywood. The couple was at their candid best and people see their adorable chemistry with some mushiness on the show. Mira and Shahid revealed that both of them were ...