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Two killed as van overturns

A Rawalpindi-bound van coming from Gujranwala met a road accident on GT Road near Umer Marriage Hall Wazirabad, resulting in the death of two people. Reportedly, a young motorcyclist was travelling on

Van Damme feels he was blacklisted

Jean-Claude Van Damme is convinced he was blacklisted in Hollywood after demanding millions for his movies to rival Jim Carrey’s pay cheques. The Belgian martial arts star was forced into an early retirement in the 1990s after he snubbed a major film deal in a bid to negotiate a more lucrative offer – only to have industry executives turn their back on him.
And he admits a haze of alcohol and excess kept him from realising his error. Appearing on TV show Jean-Claude Van Damme:

10 drown as van falls into canal

GUJRANWALA – At least 10 passengers, including seven men, two women and a child, drowned on Tuesday when a passenger van fell into a canal near Head Balloki, 52 kilometers from the city, in the jurisdiction of Alipur Chattha Police Station when the driver lost its control over the vehicle.
Reportedly, a van carrying 17 passengers was on its way to Hafizabad from Phalia. Its driver lost control over it while overtaking another van and fell into the canal as a result of which 10

United keeper Van der Sar to retire in May

LONDON – Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar will retire at the end of the season, the Dutchman said on Thursday. The 40-year-old former Netherlands international joined United from Fulham in 2005 and has made 245 appearances for the Old Trafford club, winning three Premier League titles and the 2008 Champions League crown. Van der Sar’s wife fell seriously ill in December 2009.
“It is now time to pay attention to my family,” he said on the website of his management

Van Damme set for ‘Expendables 2’?

Jean-Claude Van Damme is in talks to join the muscle-bound stars of ‘The Expendables’ for a sequel, according to the action man’s longtime friend. Sheldon Lettich, who wrote and directed Van Damme’s 1991 hit ‘Double Impact’, insists the Belgian star will sign on for the movie – as long as Steven Seagal isn’t involved in the project.
Lettich tells, “JC seems to be leaning towards appearing in the sequel, as far as I know… If Steven Seagal is not in the sequel. From what I’ve