Punjab DGP orders registration of FIR against Honey Singh

Daily World Reporter / Chandigarh The Punjab police have ordered registration of an FIR against noted Indi-pop singer Honey Singh for allegedly singing vulgar song “Makhana” following a recommendation from the Punjab State Women Commission, it is learnt. The song had gone viral on the social media in December last, following which the Women Commission […]

Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lankan PM, political impasse ends

Colombo, Dec 16 (IANS) Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, sacked from the post in October, was sworn in again on Sunday by President Maithripala Sirisena, a move that ended a nearly two-month political impasse that erupted after his surprising dismissal. Wickremesinghe, who is also the leader of the ruling United National Party (UNP), took his […]

Pakistan court suspends jail terms of Sharifs

Islamabad, Sep 19 : The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday suspended the prison sentences of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar in a corruption case. Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb gave the ruling on petitions filed by the three challenging the July verdict against them, […]

Sidhu defends it, but his hug to Pak Army chief earns him Capt’s rebuke

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today ticked off his Cabinet colleague Navjot Singh Sidhu for hugging Pakistan army chief, even as the cricketer-turned-politician defended his action. Himself a former officer of the Indian Army’s Sikh Regiment, Amarinder Singh disapproved of Sidhu’s act at Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony, terming it as “wrong” and […]

What’s trolling? Salman decodes Twitter backlash for Race 3′

Mumbai, May 29 : Superstar Salman Khan has dismissed the Twitter backlash against the trailer of his next big ticket film “Race 3”, saying comments by people with “one or two” followers do not qualify as “trolling”. The “Race 3” trailer, released earlier this month, attracted jokes and memes galore on social media. On Monday, […]