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Govt. Dials Back on Order to Ban All Porn

The government has dialled back its order to ban 857 websites in India for supposedly hosting pornographic content following a public outcry since August 1, when the order was enforced by ISPs. According to various reports, the Centre was reviewing its order and mulling a ban only against websites hosting […]

Omar Sharif in a scene from the movie 'Lawrence of Arabia'. Source: YouTube Screengrab

Omar Sharif, Star of Lawrence of Arabia, is Dead

When Omar Sharif, as Sherif Ali, rode on a camel on to the shimmering desert in Lawrence of Arabia, the world discovered a new movie star. Cast opposite Peter O’Toole, who played the eponymous T.E. Lawrence, Sharif quickly became a heartthrob among female fans and continued to be one […]