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Ranveer Singh's 'sexist' ad creates outrage Actor Ranveer Singh has been stuck in another controversy after endorsing an international menswear brand, Jack and Jones. The Danish fashion brand has faced the ire of consumers on social media for an outdoor campaign featuring actor Ranveer Singh. Latest billboard ad featuring actor Ranveer Singh has done quite some damage, showing insensitivity towards sexual harassment of women at the workplace. The ad features Singh, all decked up in formal clothes, lifting a woman on his shoulders. A butler is seen in the background, sporting a smirk. The worst part - the text reads, 'Dont hold back. Take your work home'. Rang De Basanti actor Siddharth, who works in Tamil industry as well, has raised his voice against the ad campaign. He tweeted, "A new low for women's rights in the workplace in India. What were they thinking? #Fail". Social media users, enraged by the blatant sexism in the ad, ...

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Karan Johar got married Bollywood ace director Karan Johar who has apparently never talked about his sexual preferences but there has always been stories of him being more attracted towards men. However, Karan Johar, 44 after waiting for so long is finally married. But, it wasnt for real, this happened on the sets of The Kapil Sharma Show. The episode was shot last week with the entire Sharma family being present at KJos wedding. From the pictures which recently ...

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Additional discounts offered on existing 80 percent off on Daraz Black Friday After making waves with Black Friday in 2015, Daraz.pk has joined hands with Zong to bring Zong Black Friday 2016 powered by Easypay on November 25. Black Friday on Daraz will be the biggest and most extraordinary sale event in Pakistan to date offering discounts up to 80% off; plus an additional up to 20% discount from payment partners including Easypay, Standard Chartered Bank, Meezan Bank, MCB and JS Bank. With great focus on customer ...

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Malaika Arora 'finally' breaks silence on dating Arjun Kapoor Malaika Arora Khan has been linked up with actor Arjun Kapoor for a long time now. Arjun Kapoors late night visits to the actress and their growing proximity even been spoken of as one of the reasons for Malaika's divorce with Arbaaz Khan. However, the actress has finally broke silence on the issue. A report in DNA India has quoted Malaika as responding to rumours of the affair with Arjun as, "Arjun is a very ...

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Sunny Leone, the 'only' Bollywood actress in BBC's 100 most Influential Women List After being proclaimed as the most Googled Indian actress of the decade, Bollywood star Sunny Leone has now made it to the BBC list of 100 most influential women from around the world. 2016 marks the fourth year the BBC has put together the list. Theyve once again included a mixture of high-profile and influential women including entrepreneurs, engineers, sportswomen, business women, fashion icons and artistes. Sunny Leone landed herself in the list leaving top ...

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Death anniversary of Waheed Murad observed LAHORE: The 33rd death anniversary of film star Waheed Murad was observed here on Wednesday.A ceremony was held by Pakistan Waheedi Club and Waheed Murad Lovers Forum at Odeon Cinema and Alhamra Arts Council.The paticipants arranged Fateha khawani for the departed soul and paid tribute to Waheed Murad.Waheed Murad performed in 200 Urdu films during his life and majority of his movies hit the box-office.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2016

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Jamiluddin Aali's first death anniversary observed KARACHI: The first death anniversary of prominent poet, writer and scholar, Jamiluddin Aali, was observed on Wednesday.The deceased was also the first Deputy Chair of the Federal University of Arts, Science and Technology (FUUAST). Vice Chancellor of FUUAST, Prof. Dr. Sulaiman D. Muhammad, and Registrar, Muhammad Sarim, laid wreath at the grave of Jamiluddin Aali and offered Fateha.They were accompanied by Aali's son and president of Anjuman Tarraqi-e-Urdu, Zulqarnain Jamil, Dr. Fatima Hassan.The VC also ...