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  • ETPB launches probe into encroachment on Kali Mata Temple building

    RAWALPINDI: The Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) has launched an inquiry into complaints that Kali Mata Temple in Moti Bazaar has been encroached by local shopkeepers who were even trying to demolish the old structure for making a shopping mall there...

    ETPB Deputy Administrator Mohammad Asif told Dawn that a team from the board would visit the site on Monday to check the status of the over 100-year-old temple...

  • ETPB team to inspect encroachments on Kali Mata Temple today

    RAWALPINDI: A team from the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) will be visiting the Kali Mata Temple in Moti Bazaar on Monday to inspect the encroachments made by shopkeepers and have called all stakeholders to join the inspection...

    Traders have established shops on temple land, inspection was delayed due to electionsHe said the three-member team had already consulted with the Revenue Department for the demarcation of the area... ...

  • WWI ‘spy’ Mata Hari brought to life in new Dutch ballet

    AMSTERDAM: Nearly a century after she was shot as an alleged spy, the story of the world’s ultimate femme fatale, Mata Hari, is to be staged for the first time as a ballet in her native Netherlands...

    Mata Hari will open to an already sold-out premiere at the Dutch National Ballet in Amsterdam on Feb 6, aiming to bring to life through dance the woman whose name has become synonymous with unbridled sensuality and ultimately, fatal...

  • Mata Hari’s hometown opens ‘the Myth and the Maiden’ exhibition on her life

    LEEUWARDEN: A century ago on Sunday, an exotic dancer named Mata Hari was executed by a French firing squad, condemned as a sultry Dutch double agent who supposedly caused the deaths of thousands of soldiers during World War I...

    Increasingly, though, Mata Hari the stage name adopted by Margaretha Zelle is also being reinterpreted as a victim of a time when a sexually liberated woman with artistic ambitions faced harsh judgment... ...

  • Mata Hari: femme fatale executed 100 years ago

    PARIS: Exotic dancer and suspected double agent Mata Hari was executed in Paris 100 years ago but her name endures today as that of the ultimate seductive spy...

    Penniless in Paris, the tall beauty reinvented herself, becoming a dancer in a striptease act and taking the name ‘Mata Hari’, Indonesian for “Eye of the Day”, apparently a reference to the sun...

  • Mata admits footballers are overpaid

    MADRID: Manchester United’s Spanish international midfielder Juan Mata has admitted in an interview that he and other professional footballers earn “obscene” amounts of money and “live in a bubble”...

    Mata, who signed for Manchester United from Chelsea for a reported 37 million pounds ($53...

  • Mata fires United into League Cup quarters

    LONDON: Jose Mourinho got his own back on old adversary Pep Guardiola as Manchester United beat holders and bitter local rivals Manchester City 1-0 on Wednesday, with Juan Mata scoring the second-half winner to steer them into the English League Cup quarter-finals...

    Mata rifled in a low finish past City keeper Willy Caballero in the 54th minute following a lay-off by Zlatan Ibrahimovic at Old Trafford on a night of few chances but...

  • Mata, Fellaini give United League Cup edge

    Juan Mata had given United the lead early in the second half, but their failure to kill off the tie when comfortably on top had left the home fans fearing a testing return encounter as the seconds ticked away at Old Trafford...

    Mata drew an excellent save from Hull keeper Eldin Jakupovic after two minutes, while Henrikh Mkhitaryan sidefooted wide after being set up perfectly by the Spaniard...

  • Mata, Ibrahimovic goals sink 10-man West Ham

    LONDON: Manchester United clinched a sixth consecutive Premier League win for the first time since April 2015 as Juan Mata and Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored second-half goals in a controversial 2-0 victory at 10-man West Ham United on Monday...

    The game was overshadowed by referee Mike Dean’s harsh decision to send off home midfielder Sofiane Feghouli in the 15th minute for a challenge on Phil Jones, while Ibrahimovic’s goal, coming after...

  • 152nd festival at Sadhu Bela temple under way

    SUKKUR: Several hundred Hindu devotees from across Sindh and Balochistan, as well as some parts of India, thronged Sadhu Bela (or Sadhu Belo in Sindhi and Hindi) to participate in the 152nd annual festival of Baba Bankhandi Maharaj Yatra which began on Tuesday evening at the historical temple situated on an islet in the Indus River near Sukkur...

    The three-day festival started with the recitation from the Gita and the Guru Granth...

  • Sikhs remember Golden Temple attack

    LAHORE: The Sikh community on Saturday commemorated June 6, recalling sacrifices of a large number of Sikhs at Golden Temple in 1984 during a brutal attack of Indian army on the orders of the then prime minister...

    Carrying placards and banners, the Sikhs chanted slogans against the Indian army attack that left a number of Sikhs dead and injured at Sri Darbar Sahib (Golden Temple) on June 6, 1984...

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