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Malaysia pulls plug on ‘Despacito’ over raunchy lyrics

KUALA LAMPUR: Muslim-majority Malaysia has stopped playing the song “Despacito” on public broadcast stations, a senior minister said Thursday after critics labelled it un-Islamic.Salleh Said Keruak, communications and multimedia minister, told AFP that his ministry received numerous complaints over the ...

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Woman bouncer pulls no punches in Indian capital

NEW DELHI: Joking with clients and colleagues, Mehrunnisha Shokat Ali might be mistaken for any other patron of the Social watering hole in the Indian capital’s swanky Hauz Khas neighborhood.But the intent gaze of her kohl-rimmed eyes, as she stands ...

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UK contractor Carillion pulls out of Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Qatar

LONDON: The chief executive of Carillion has stepped down as the Middle East construction slowdown hit home for one of Britain’s biggest builders.The contractor said it would pull out of Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Qatar as the weak oil price ...

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Etisalat pulls out of Nigeria after loan talks collapse

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi’s Etisalat has terminated its management agreement with its Nigerian arm and given the business time to phase out the brand in Nigeria, the chief executive of Etisalat International told Reuters on Monday.Nigerian regulators intervened last week ...

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