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2014-05-21 04:20:49

NEW YORK, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With an estimated net worth of US$820 million, comedian Jerry Seinfeld is laughing all the way to the bank. The 60-year-old entertainment icon emerged as the wealthiest actor on a Wealth-X Hollywood and Bollywood Rich List released today. To compile the list, Wealth-X identified the wealthiest TV and movie actors from the US and India. The combined personal fortunes of the stars on the list total US$4.68 billion. The co-founder of the...

2014-04-07 16:24:22

62% of overall votes goes to Ashraf Ghani KABUL, Afghanistan, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cetena Group has conducted an independent analysis of preliminary results from yesterday's presidential elections in Afghanistan. With over 1 million votes counted, 62% of the overall vote favors Ashraf Ghani. \ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140407/MN99240) More info and full report: http://www.cetena.com https://www.facebook.com/pages/Cetena/628697843810376 Use...

2014-03-31 20:21:33

KABUL, Afghanistan, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Dr. Ashraf Ghani has become the clear front-runner in the race to be the next president of Afghanistan. Despite the recent Taliban attacks in Kabul, Dr. Ghani's campaign has gained significant momentum. Endorsements continue to pour in from each of the 34 provinces. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140331/MN94094) During the recent presidential debate on international relations, broadcast by TOLO TV - the...

2011-03-17 18:50:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NCL Security has learned from the Afghan Government's March 15, 2011 "Bridging Strategy for Implementation of Presidential Decree 62" that it is among a series of private security companies whose licenses are to be discontinued within 90 days from a date yet to be specified "because of having ties with the GIRoA" (the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan). While NCL Security keenly supports the anti-corruption policies which it...

2010-10-25 07:42:00

DUBAI, UAE, October 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the unprecedented flood disaster that devastated Pakistan, ZAFCO through its chosen charitable institution - Imran Khan Flood Relief Fund donated more than AED 30,000 enough to feed approximately 250 affected victims of the massive floods for 30 days. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101025/415874 ) Imran Khan a sports super star - former Pakistan Cricket Captain turned into a philanthropist, humanitarian,...

2009-12-12 06:00:00

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Musicians and performers gathered from around the world in Hamburg, Germany on December 5, 2009 at the historic Kehrwieder Theatre for Ariana Television Network's (ATN) 4th Annual Awards to recognize and celebrate Afghan musical and performance talent while encouraging unity among the Afghan community around the world and preservation of Afghanistan's cultural heritage. (Photo:...

2009-11-05 21:29:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On November 12th, Samasource will host the first annual GiveWork Charity Gala at the University Club of San Francisco, bringing together writers, luminaries, and some of the most influential female entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. The event will feature a live auction, with items for bid including a conversation with Nobel Prize laureates George Akerlof and Myron Scholes, a secret challenge with "The 4-Hour Workweek" author Tim Ferriss,...

2009-10-16 08:28:00

OCTOBER 18 to 20, 2009 WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Afghan-American Chamber of Commerce (AACC) will hold its Fifth U.S.- Afghanistan Business Matchmaking Conference in Washington, D.C. on October 18th to 20th. The conference will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center and the new "W" Hotel nearby and close to the White House. "There is tremendous interest in Afghanistan these days and people need to know that despite a war being fought...

2009-08-16 00:16:23

Shah Rukh Khan, one of Bollywood's biggest stars, said Saturday he believes he was held by security at a New York-area airport because of his Muslim name. Khan, who recently completed a movie about a Muslim man being mistaken for a terrorist in the United States, said he was detained for two hours at Newark International Airport, the New York Daily News reported. I was really being hassled, perhaps because of my name being Khan, he said. These guys wouldn't let me through. Khan has signed a...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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