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Elizabeth Taylor’s jewels, art, fashion to be auctioned

NEW YORK – Elizabeth Taylor’s renowned collection of jewelry, works of art, clothing and memorabilia will be sold at a series of auctions, Christie’s said on Saturday.
“Christie’s will be selling the historic collection of Elizabeth Taylor,” who died last month in Los Angeles aged 79, the auction house said in a statement.

Elizabeth Hurley files for divorce: report

LAHORE – Elizabeth Hurley filed for divorce from Arun Nayar, her husband of four years, on Friday, according to a U.K.’s newspaper. In papers filed in London’s High Court, the Estee Lauder spokesmodel reportedly blamed Nayar’s “unreasonable behavior” for the split, though it was Hurley’s own behavior that grabbed headlines in December, when photos emerged of her kissing Australian cricket star Shane Warne outside a London restaurant. At the time, the model-actress took to Twitter to

Elizabeth Taylor late at her own funeral

LOS ANGELES – Hollywood legend Elizabeth Taylor was given a small private funeral service attended by family and close friends in the Los Angeles area on Thursday, a day after she died of congestive heart failure.
The Oscar-winning actress, 79, was laid to rest at the Forest Lawn cemetery in Glendale, outside Los Angeles — the same place where her close friend, singer Michael Jackson, was buried in 2009.
Taylor’s service was scheduled to begin at 2 p.m., but started 15

Elizabeth Taylor passes away

LOS ANGELES – Legendary Hollywood actress Elizabeth Taylor, who captured hearts in “National Velvet” to launch a film career that spanned five decades, has died aged 79.
Taylor had been in hospital in Los Angeles for six weeks with congestive heart failure, a condition with which she had struggled for some years, and had recently suffered complications, a family statement said. “Legendary actress, businesswoman, and fearless activist Elizabeth Taylor died peacefully today in

Elizabeth Taylor: Violet-eyed movie queen

LOS ANGELES – Elizabeth Taylor, who has died at the age of 79, was the archetypal Hollywood movie queen, a violet-eyed beauty known equally for her stormy romances and eight marriages as her Oscar-winning performances.
Over a five-decade career she won two Academy Awards for best actress, including in the 1966 classic “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” one of many films where she played opposite her two-times husband Richard Burton. In later years as her health failed she retired

Equality means business: Elizabeth Benham

KARACHI: The International Federation of Business and Professional Women (BPW) President Elizabeth Benham in an exclusive interview with Pakistan Today during her visit to Pakistan last week, stated she had been informed there was no ‘pay gap’ between the genders in Pakistan and that local companies had managed to boost their profits by up to 30 percent, merely by introducing three or four women on their board of directors.
Moreover, corporations have decided to disclose the