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Dream debut for Bishoo

Devendra Bishoo became the fifth West Indian spinner and 26th bowler overall to take four wickets on debut in Test cricket. The leg break bowler from New Amsterdam achieved this feat by

Bob Dylan makes debut in Vietnam

HO CHI MINH CITY – Legendary American musician Bob Dylan, whose songs became anthems of the anti-Vietnam war movement, played a symbolic first-ever concert in the communist country on Sunday. A hero for the West’s ageing “counter-culture” generation, Dylan and his protest songs are less well-known among the young population of the communist nation, who have no memory of the years of war with the United States.
But that didn’t stop a number of young Vietnamese, as well as

Bob Dylan set for Vietnam debut

HO CHI MINH CITY – Legendary American musician Bob Dylan, whose songs became anthems of the 1960s anti-Vietnam War movement, was set to make his debut in the communist nation on Sunday.
The concert may be symbolic for the West’s ageing “counter-culture” generation, but many in youthful Vietnam have never heard of the man who wrote “Blowin’ in the Wind” and other songs of protest and struggle.
About half of Vietnam’s 86 million-strong population is aged under 30, with no

Islam inspires Turkish designer in Milan debut

MILAN – As he put the finishing touches to his first collection for Milan Fashion Week, Turkish-born Erkan Coruh spoke about finding his inspiration from Islamic dresses and his native Istanbul.
“Everything I make is influenced by my childhood, by life in Istanbul, where East and West meet,” 34-year-old Coruh said in an interview in a cold, echoing warehouse on the outskirts of Italy’s fashion capital ahead of his debut. “My inspiration also comes from God and I try to reflect

JLo to debut new video on ‘Idol’

‘American Idol’ judge Jennifer Lopez will premiere the music video for new single ‘On the Floor’ during the singing talent show March 3. The tune, which features Cuban-American rapper Pitbull, debuted this week at No. 40 on Billboard’s Pop Songs chart and at No. 26 on the Dance/Club Play Songs chart. The RedOne-produced track is the lead single from Lopez’s upcoming seventh album, ‘Love?,’ due to be released on March 29.
The ‘Idol’ stage is no stranger to song and/or video

Imran Tahir’s dream debut in one dayers

COMMENT; Imran Tahir became the sixth South African and 34th bowler overall to take four or more wickets on debut in one-day internationals.
The Pakistan born leg-break bowler achieved this feat by taking four wicket for 41 runs against West Indies at Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi, on Thursday. The 31-year old also became the first South African and 18th bowler overall to take four or more wickets while playing for the first time in a WC match.
Imran Tahir was born on March

Banned Butt makes debut as TV pundit

KARACHI – Banned batsman Salman Butt said he was delighted to “renew his ties with cricket” after he made his debut as a television pundit for Pakistan’s opening World Cup match against Kenya on Wednesday. Last week the sport’s governing body (ICC) said it was unhappy Butt has been hired by a local channel and was checking whether he had breached the terms of his punishment after being found guilty of corruption.
However, Butt was glad to be involved in the sport again — albeit

MTUFC to make debut in Raiders Invitational Cup

LAHORE: The newly-formed Model Town United Football Club (MTUFC) will make debut in the All Punjab Raiders Invitational Cup which commences at Faisal Town from February 20 here.
Former AFC qualified coach Khaled Khan will act as coach of the team sponsored by Elba International. The new club from Lahore is sister team of Model Town Football Academy and got the right of play after getting affiliation with the Punjab FA. “The number of boys is increasing in the MTFA day by day and

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