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Sonu Nigam, Atif Aslam Attempts to Promote Peace Between Two Nations Singer Atif Aslam and Indian playback singer Sonu Nigam attempt to rise above the 'Ban-istan' policies, both have collectively decided to unite against the ‘ban’ game, in order to promote peace between India and Pakistan.The last few weeks has seen a new take on 'Phantom' menace, media following Khan's comment stating he had no ‘faith’ left in Pakistan after 'Phantom' was banned in the country. The actor's statement followed a string of scathing replies from Pakistan's notable actors, including Shaan and Hamza Ali Abbasi has created much debate between the two nations.According to local media report, these two singers have chosen to unite and perform together on stage for fans. They believe that people of the two countries should leave politics for those who play the game. Pakistani singer said, “There should never be any lines or demarcations in the creative field. Art and music transcend such petty politics which ...

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Lady Gaga's infamous meat dress heads to museum NEW YORK: Lady Gaga's meat dress, which sparked intense controversy when she wore it to the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards, went back on view Thursday at a museum exhibition.The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland said that the dress would be on display until the end of the year to mark the fifth anniversary of one of fashion's most-discussed recent incidents.The dress -- sewn from several layers of Argentinian beef in a ...

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Umair Jaswal Faces Backlash for ‘Sammi Meri Waar’ Pakistani singer Umair Jaswal made an impact with his tunes in Season 5 and 6 of Coke Studio Pakistan. He returns on Coke Studio Season 8, alongside Quratulain Balouch (QB), complementing one another in a folk tune. The song became a massive hit, but he recently revealed that he received several hate mails after the song ‘Sammi Meri Waar’.According to local media report, he said, “I have received a lot of hate mail from people, ...

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Asha Bhosle Ranks Pakistan Above India Bollywood singer Asha Bhosle is one of the best-known and highly regarded Hindi playback singers in India. She has sung over 12,000 songs she started her career in 1943 and has spanned over six decades. According to local media report Bhosle said, “Today, good lyrics and wordings only come out of Pakistan. People really know their Urdu there. Even though in India, there are many who know Urdu, they don’t write it well”.While Bhosle has ...

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Indian music director Aadesh Shrivastava passed away Indian music director, Aadesh Shrivastava, lost the battle of his life just after the very next day of his 49th birthday. According to Pinkvilla report, he was admitted to Kokilabehen Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai and over the last few weeks, he battled cancer. He was terminally ill and was not responding to chemotherapy. This was the third time his cancer relapsed. The doctors tried alternate theory but a day after his birthday, Aadesh left ...