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Bride canceled wedding after guests refused to give thousands of dollars to help fund it

This might be the most insane wedding story you'll ever hear. One Twitter user tweeted screenshots of a status she saw shared in a Facebook group. What follows is a truly incredible tale filled with broken promises, outrageous expectations, and a bride who thought that asking each of her guests to contribute $1,500 to her wedding was a reasonable request: In the status, the anonymous woman shares that she and her partner broke up due to "recent and irreparable problems." She then goes onto explain how the two met at…

WATCH: One of top UK’s restaurants refuses to serve woman because she was wearing hijab

LONDON: A Muslim woman was refused service at one of the top fast food restaurants in London because she was wearing a hijab. The 19-year-old student said she was stopped at the restaurant on Seven Sister's road in Holloway, North London. The restaurant has apologised and said the security guard responsible had been suspended. In footage of the incident, the woman, who asked not to be named, asks a guard why she cannot be allowed to queue. “It’s just a matter of taking it off," he says. She responds: “It’s not…

VIDEO: Muslim girl politely declines to shake hand with German president

BERLIN: Footage of a young Muslim girl politely declining a handshake from the German president is now going viral on the internet. Joachim Gauck was visiting Theodor Heuss School in Offenbach at the end of last month in order to praise the community for integrating refugees and migrants so well. He shook hands with pupils who had lined up to greet him, some of them holding signs in languages including German and Arabic. When Gauck reached the Muslim girl, who was wearing a hijab, he reached his hand out to her –…

Cinema owners in India refuse to screen Fawad starring Ae Dil Hai Mushkil 

KARACHI: Actor Fawad Khan’s movie Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (ADHM) is caught between rock and a hard place after cinema owners have refused to screen the movie in India for the fear of extremists’ threats, ARY News reported. The Bollywood flick, Directed by Karan Johar, is scheduled for release on October 28. However, the movie is facing uncertainty about its release after Indian extremist party leader has threatened to beat up those who have worked with Pakistani artists. It should be noted that Pakistanis artists have left…

Woman forced to switch seats in airline after two Pakistani men ‘refuse to sit next to her’

HOUSTON: A female passenger on a United Airlines flight was ‘forced’ to change her seat after two Pakistani men reportedly expressed reluctance to sit next to a woman. According to Metro UK, woman, identified as Mary Campos in the report, was due to board a flight from California to Houston when she was informed at the eleventh hour that her pre-booked seat had been changed. Upon inquiry to the sudden change in seat, the staffer initially hesitated to explain but described the situation after the woman’s insistence. He…