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Lahore’s Hira Mandi: a love affair

February 9th, 2012 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Hira Mandi, the traditional red light quarter of Lahore, lives in the popular mindscape through its stories of longing, loss and 'mujras' after the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Dancing girls back in Pakistan’s Swat Valley

February 17th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 17 (IANS) With the departure of the Taliban from Pakistan's Swat Valley, the music has returned and fair-skinned dancing girls are back in business.A locality in the eastern part ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Nazi 3D ‘dancing girls and sausages’ films are of ‘excellent quality’

February 16th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 16 (ANI): Aussie director Philippe Mora has uncovered 3D films shot by Nazis that feature dancing girls and sausages.Mora stumbled upon the films while searching through Germany's Federal Archives.The two ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BP fund chief doubtful over strip club claim

June 22nd, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 22 (ANI): American attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who has been appointed administrator of the BP Deepwater Horizon Disaster Victim Compensation Fund, has said he is doubtful of claims for compensation by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Strip club sues BP boss for loss of business due to oil spill

June 21st, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 21 (ANI): The owners of a strip club in New Orleans have sued BP's boss Tony Hayward because they say the Gulf of Mexico oil spill has cost them their ... Read more...

Posted in World |

It’s goodbye sexism, welcome feminism on Italian TV

June 5th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Italian television could finally be heading in the direction of feminism with the formation of a new anti-sexism watchdog that will crack down on the gratuitous use of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Last living star of Ziegfeld Follies dies at 106

May 12th, 2010 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 12 (DPA) The last living star of the legendary Broadway dancing girls, The Zeigfeld Follies, has died at age 106. Doris Eaton Travis passed away Tuesday, according to a family ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Dutch organisers of successful ‘masked orgy party’ planning more sex parties

July 20th, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): After the masked orgy party in a stately home near Bristol became a huge success, its organisers have been encouraged to plan more and are looking for new ... Read more...

Posted in World |

After IPL riches, national pride at stake in T20 World Cup

June 4th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) After filling their pockets with Indian Premier League (IPL) riches, international cricket stars are now all set to battle it out for the national pride at the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Slumdog director Danny Boyle ‘to make another film in Mumbai’

June 3rd, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 3 (ANI): After gathering much appreciation and Oscars following the success of Slumdog Millionaire, director Danny Boyle is set to return to Mumbai for another film, it has emerged.According ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

With IPL jamboree over, focus on India to defend its Twenty20 crown

May 31st, 2009 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) The fun and the frolic of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is over and it's time for India to defend its crown at the World Twenty20 that ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Taliban broadcasts terror in Pakistans Swat region

January 25th, 2009 - 10:00 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan.24 (ANI): The Taliban terror is spreading in the Swat Valley of Pakistan through the airwaves. Every evening, the Swat residents gather around their radios sets to update themselves with ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

The horrors of living under Taliban dos and donts in Paks Swat Valley

January 12th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan 12 (ANI): People in Pakistans restive Swat Valley are leaving the area, because surviving in duress is becoming difficult for them, as they have been subjected to many dos ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Lahores dancing girls strike over Mujra ban

December 13th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): The dancing girls of Lahore, the cultural capital of Pakistan, have gone on strike to protest against the ban on Mujra.Last month, Lahore High Court had ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bombay HC says bar dancers can be termed genuine artists

September 4th, 2008 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Sept.4 (ANI): The Bombay High Court on Thursday said that a bar dancer can be termed a ''genuine artists''. "Merely because these girls were performing in dance bars earlier, it ... Read more...

Posted in National |

In Coocoo’s Den, portrait of an ‘outsider’ in Pakistan

June 1st, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by admin
Manish Chand Lahore, June 1 (IANS) Statuettes of Shiva-Parvati and the Buddha jostle for space with paintings of pensive prostitutes in the eclectic studio of maverick painter Iqbal Hussain housed in Coocoo's Den, ... Read more...

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IPL will make Tests entertaining: Sangakkara(IPL Diary)

April 27th, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 27(IANS) While cricket puritans anticipate cash rich Indian Premier League (IPL) to damage the sport, Sri Lanka wicket-keeper Kumar Sangakkara says its is the other way round. Sangakarra, who ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Buddhist monks protest Bihar advertisement

February 16th, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by admin
Patna, Feb 16 (IANS) Hundreds of Buddhist monks in Bodh Gaya have protested a Bihar government advertisement showing photographs of President Pratibha Patil and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar placed above a picture ... Read more...

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