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Bollywood celebrities and their exotic New Year plans Its almost time to bid adieu to the year 2016 and B-town have already made their plans to celebrate New Year on exotic locales. Here is the list of popular Bollywood celebrities and where they will be ringing in their New Year in sheer style and funk. Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh GroverBipasha Basu and husband Karan Singh Grover is currently in Australia to celebrate New Year. They recently shared their vacation pictures on Instagram. Hrithik Roshan and Sussanne KhanHrithik Roshan, after enjoying vacations with kids Hrehaan and Hridaan in the Swiss Alps until Christmas, Ex-Sussanne Khan has joined the trio in Dubai for the New Year celebrations. Sussanne even put up a family picture from their vacay on Instagram. Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna are currently in Cape Town with their kids Aarav and Nitara to celebrate Christmas and New Year. Twinkle even celebrated ...

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World's highest bridge opens in China BEIJING: The world's highest bridge has opened to traffic in China, connecting two provinces in the mountainous southwest and reducing travel times by as much as three-quarters, local authorities said Friday.The Beipanjiang Bridge soars 565 metres (1,854 feet) above a river and connects the two mountainous provinces of Yunnan and Guizhou, the Guizhou provincial transport department said in a statement on its official website.The bridge cut travel times between Xuanwei in Yunnan to Shuicheng in ...

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Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli engagement rumours; Kohli breaks silence Recently, the internet is abuzz with reports of Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma getting engaged on January 1, 2017. The media reports have created excitement among the fans, however Virat Kohli has something to say about his impending engagement with actress Anushka Sharma. Virat Kohli has shut down rumours of their engagement on Twitter saying that they werent getting engaged and wouldnt hide it if they were. Anushka Sharma immediately retweeted Kohli's statement, which the ...

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Actress Debbie Reynolds dies day after daughter Carrie Fisher LOS ANGELES: Debbie Reynolds, the "Singin' in the Rain" actress who tap-danced her way into American hearts as a star of Hollywood's Golden Age, died Wednesday, grief-stricken over daughter Carrie Fisher's death a day earlier.The 84-year-old suffered a stroke at son Todd Fisher's Beverly Hills home after telling him "I miss her so much, I want to be with Carrie," he was quoted as telling celebrity news website TMZ.Reynolds was the girl-next-door lead of a ...

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Pakistani cricket jersey with Dhoni's name breaks the internet Indian limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is considered among the best players in the cricketing world with a massive fan following that holds no boundaries.Dhoni's immense popularity was proven when a cricket lover from Pakistan wore a jersey with Dhoni's name and number embossed on the back during the ongoing Boxing Day Test match at the MCG. This is not the first such incident of cross border affinity with cricket superstars, previously it was learnt ...

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Arshad 'Chai-wala' Khan out with hot new pictures Our very own heartthrob, Chai Wala Aka Arshad Khan got the limelight as an Islamabadi photographer took a picture of him at his teashop and marked the advent of his modeling career.After having worked for a bike advertisement, some photo shoots one of which being with the esteemed model Muskan Jay seemed to have shot him thrice fold up in the fame game. Now we are presented a couple of new portraits of Arshad Khan ...

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Pakistani-American doctor bags Scientific Achievement Award 2016  WASHINGTON: A Pakistani-American doctor has won the "Scientific Achievement Award 2016" from the NATO Science and Technology Organization (STO) for his extra-ordinary performance in research on medical countermeasures against biological agents. NATO's STO, the largest NATO organization for defense science and technology, honored Dr Chotani with the prestigious distinction as part of the Research Task Group (RTG) for State-of-the-Art research on Medical countermeasures against Biological Agents. Dr Chotani has worked in the healthcare industry, government ...