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Stewart and Colbert Rally super successful with crowd of 60,000 up in National Mall in Washington DC


October 31st, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert rally which was held in the National Mall in Washington DC was packed from pillar to post with ... Read more...

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Controversy Plagued Folk Singer Yusuf Islam Performs In Rally To Restore Sanity


October 31st, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cat Stevens aka Yusuf Islam's performance in the Rally To Restore Sanity has irked a number of people across the globe as the singer is still ... Read more...

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Cat Stevens’ And Ozzy Osbourne Performs During ‘Rally To Restore Sanity’


October 31st, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Cat Stevens (aka Yusuf Islam) performed during the 'Rally To Restore Sanity' on Saturday afternoon in Washington DC. The singer was introduced on stage by ... Read more...

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Yusuf Islam should be denied visa unless he repudiates threats against Rushdie, says Oz MP


May 28th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 28 (ANI): A Victorian MP has said that singer and songwriter Yusuf Islam formerly known as Cat Stevens, should be denied visa unless he retracts his threats against author Salman ... Read more...

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When Naomi Watts almost gave up acting


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): Naomi Watts has admitted that she nearly quit her acting career after she struggled to make a splash in the industry.The King Kong actress, who is at the ... Read more...

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Yusuf Islam (that’s Cat Stevens) booed by angry fans


November 17th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) Revered British folk singer Yusuf Islam - once known as Cat Stevens - has been booed by fans at an eagerly-awaited comeback concert after he allowed another singer ... Read more...

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West End theatres fighting to host Cat Stevens’ new musical


September 18th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 18 (ANI): Brit musician Cat Stevens, now known as Yusuf Islam, is back into the limelight, with West End theatres fighting it out to host his new musical.The 61-year-old singer ... Read more...

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Yusuf Islam wants to make peace Coldplay


June 15th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 15 (ANI): Veteran singer Yusuf Islam wants to make peace with British rockers Coldplay - just weeks after he accused them of stealing one of his melodies to use ... Read more...

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Yusuf Islam accuses Coldplay of stealing his tune


May 4th, 2009 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Brit musician Cat Stevens, known as Yusuf Islam, has accused Brit band Coldplay of using his 1970s track 'Foreigner Suite' to make their mega hit Viva La ... Read more...

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Yusuf Islams new album features Macca, Parton


January 21st, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Muslim pop star Yusuf Islam has roped in an impressive line-up of stars, including Paul McCartney, Dolly Parton and Michelle Branch, for his next album.Formerly known as ... Read more...

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Jacko embraces Islam; changes name to Mikaeel


November 21st, 2008 - 11:19 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 21 (ANI): Michael Jackson has converted to Islam and has changed his name to Mikaeel, according to reports.According to the Sun, the 50-year-old singer wore traditional Islamic dress as ... Read more...

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Cat Stevens says date clash, not security nixed his Israel Peace concert


October 25th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Popstar Cat Stevens alias Yusuf Islam has rebuffed claims that Israeli security services objected to his entry into the country, claiming that it was he who backed ... Read more...

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