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Cirque du Soleil presents new production inspired by Messi

Photo: FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring during a Spanish Copa del Rey soccer match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. Spain, Feb 01 : With Lionel Messi and some of his Barcelona teammates in attendance, Cirque du Soleil has presented its production inspired by the Argentina great. ...

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Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra were the most discussed female actors of 2018

Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone were the most discussed actresses of 2018, according to a report. The joint report by UC Media Lab, Viacom18 Motion Pictures and Balaji Motion Pictures, sheds light on entertainment content trends and preferences on mobile phones for the year, analysing page views and integrated popularity index, read a statement. Priyanka climbed the popularity charts not ...

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26 UN peacekeepers killed in attacks in 2018

United Nations peacekeepers from Uruguay patrol a street in Goma, eastern Congo, in Friday, July 13, 2012 file photo. United Nations, Feb 01 : At least 34 United Nations and associated personnel — 26 peacekeepers and eight civilians — were killed in malicious attacks in the line of duty in 2018, said a UN spokesperson Thursday. The 2018 casualty rate ...

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Netherlands’ Damen Shipyards keen to invest in Bangladesh

Its CEO René Berkvens to visit Bangladesh in Apr Photo: Chief Executive Officer of Damen René Berkvens and Bangladesh Ambassador to the Netherlands Sheikh Mohammed Belal in a meeting held in The Hague. Dhaka, Feb 1 : Damen, a very common name in global shipping industry, wants to invest in Bangladesh in a bigger way, says its top executive. Chief ...

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Facebook removes 783 fake pages, accounts tied to Iran

Photo: In this May 18, 2012, file photo a television photographer shoots the sign outside of Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. New York, Feb 01 : Facebook says it has removed 783 Iran-linked pages, accounts and groups from its service for what it calls “coordinated inauthentic behavior.” That’s the social network’s term for fake accounts run with the intent ...

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