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  1. NEWS Turkish industry helps find boy famous for wearing plastic Messi ...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Plastics News

    The touching photos attracted widespread media attention in recent weeks - a small boy in some unknown village in the Middle East playing soccer, wearing an old plastic bag as a makeshift jersey. On the back of the plastic bag jersey, "Messi" and "10" were written in black marker, the blue and white stripes of the bag mimicking the uniform of soccer great Lionel Messi on the Argentinian national team.

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  2. Boy in plastic 'Messi shirt a star'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Iol.co.za

    A five-year-old Afghan boy has become an Internet star after pictures went viral of him wearing an Argentina football shirt made out of a plastic bag, complete with his hero Lionel Messi's name. Murtaza Ahmadi has never met his idol and lives in a Taliban-controlled area of Afghanistan but footage and photos of him wearing the improvised shirt, with Messi's named scrawled in marker pen, went round the world.

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  3. Rescue workers search a collapsed building from an early morning...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wears a Mysore Peta presented to him by AAP members during a public rally against the Rule 8 of Motor Vehicle Act that mandates eighth class pass for obtaining auto driving license, in Bengaluru. Virat Kohli, who is a fitness freak has been hitting the gym lately trying to get a perfect body and he finally has achieved it.

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  4. Messi seeks to meet young Afghan fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Iol.co.za

    Barcelona star Lionel Messi is hoping to arrange a meeting with an Afghan boy who shot to fame after pictures of him dressed in a striped plastic bag jersey went viral, Kabul's football federation said on Monday. Five-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi idolises the Argentine soccer star but a jersey of his favourite player is beyond the means of his poor family in the volatile province of Ghazni near Kabul.

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  5. Playboy Playmates pose during the Playboy Super Bowl 50 Party at AT&T Park, in San Francisco.Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wears a Mysore Peta presented to him by AAP members during a public rally against the Rule 8 of Motor Vehicle Act that mandates eighth class pass for obtaining auto driving license, in Bengaluru. Virat Kohli, who is a fitness freak has been hitting the gym lately trying to get a perfect body and he finally has achieved it.

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  6. A baby boy is rescued from a collapsed building after an earthquake in Tainan, Taiwan.Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wears a Mysore Peta presented to him by AAP members during a public rally against the Rule 8 of Motor Vehicle Act that mandates eighth class pass for obtaining auto driving license, in Bengaluru. Murtaza Ahmadi, a five-year-old Afghan Lionel Messi fan plays football near his home, in the Jaghori district of Ghazni in Afghanistan.

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  7. Why are the Taliban rejecting ISIS advances in Afghanistan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Christian Science Monitor

    Amid an ongoing war between the Taliban and the Afghan government, the insurgent group has made it clear that it will reject any Islamic State attempts to establish itself in Afghanistan. Taliban militants stand beside burnt trucks, background left, on a main highway in Ghazni, Afghanistan, west of Kabul, in 2009.

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  8. Former Union minister Farooq Abdullah dances with actor Ranveer Singh ...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wears a Mysore Peta presented to him by AAP members during a public rally against the Rule 8 of Motor Vehicle Act that mandates eighth class pass for obtaining auto driving license, in Bengaluru. Murtaza Ahmadi, a five-year-old Afghan Lionel Messi fan plays football near his home, in the Jaghori district of Ghazni in Afghanistan.

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  9. Afghan plastic bag jersey boy may meet idol Lionel MessiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Times of Israel

    A 5-year-old Afghan boy who made a splash on the Internet by wearing a homemade Lionel Messi jersey might get the chance to meet the Barcelona great. The Afghan Football Federation said it is planning to set up a meeting between Messi and Murtaza Ahmadi, who was pictured wearing an Argentina jersey made from a plastic bag with Messi's name and number on the back.

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  10. The Zika virus has hit India's Tata Motors, which has decided to...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    The Zika virus has hit India's Tata Motors, which has decided to change the name of its heavily promoted new car, the Zica, to avoid association with alarm about the spread of the Zika virus. Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds his trophy aloft after defeating Andy Murray of Britain in the men's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia.

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  11. Combo image: A woman throws flowerpot at Narendra Modi's motorcade...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wears a Mysore Peta presented to him by AAP members during a public rally against the Rule 8 of Motor Vehicle Act that mandates eighth class pass for obtaining auto driving license, in Bengaluru. Virat Kohli, who is a fitness freak has been hitting the gym lately trying to get a perfect body and he finally has achieved it.

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  12. 5-year-old Afghan boy could get to meet Lionel MessiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Daily Republic

    A 5-year-old Afghan boy who made a splash on the Internet by wearing a homemade Lionel Messi jersey might get the chance to meet the Barcelona great. The Afghan Football Federation said it is planning to set up a meeting between Messi and Murtaza Ahmadi, who was pictured wearing an Argentina jersey made from a plastic bag with Messi's name and number on the back.

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  13. 5-year-old with Lionel Messi jersey made from a plastic bag might meet idolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Seattle Times

    Murtaza Ahmadi, 5, wears a Lionel Messi jersey made from a plastic bag as he plays Friday in Afghanistan. There are plans for Murtaza and Messi to meet.

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  14. How the photo of an Afghan boy wearing a plastic bag charmed the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Washington Post

    An Afghan boy who gained internet fame when photographs of him in a homemade soccer shirt went viral, may now get to meet his sporting hero, Lionel Messi. Like millions of children around the world, 5-year-old Martaza Ahmadin is crazy about soccer.

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  15. Soccer star Messi to meet Afghan boy famed for shirt made from plastic bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Globe and Mail

    Afghan boy five-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi, a young Lionel Messi fan, plays football in Kabul on February 1, 2016. Barcelona star Lionel Messi is hoping to arrange a meeting with an Afghan boy who shot to fame after pictures of him dressed in a striped plastic bag jersey went viral, Kabul's football federation said on February 1. Afghan boy five-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi, a young Lionel Messi fan, plays football in Kabul on February 1, 2016.

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  16. Virat Kohli, who is a fitness freak has been hitting the gym lately...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Outlook

    Virat Kohli, who is a fitness freak has been hitting the gym lately trying to get a perfect body and he finally has achieved it. Kohli posted this photo on instagram flaunting his six-pack abs.

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  17. Young Lionel Messi fan who wore plastic bag jersey waiting for date to meet heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Mirror.co.uk

    The five-year-old's picture went viral after his brother made him a temporary 'Messi 10' jersey out of a traditional blue and white grocery bag A young Afghan Lionel Messi fan famed for his football jersey made from a plastic bag is eagerly waiting in Kabul for a confirmation date to meet his favourite player in Spain. Five-year-old Murtaza, from a poor family in the Jaghori district in the central province of Ghazni, became an unlikely Internet sensation after pictures showing him playing in a shirt improvised from a plastic bag and bearing the name and playing number of his hero were shared on Facebook and other social media sites.

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  18. Lionel Messi's biggest fan moves a step closer to meeting his idol...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Daily Mail

    The teenage boy living every young fan's dream: Milan goalkeeper is the die-hard supporter between the posts... and he's just 16 Terry can still stay... we haven't closed the door on him, insists Chelsea boss Hiddink after heart-to-heart with captain Bring on Mourinho vs Guardiola II: It's the head-to-head the fans want, so will United dare get him in to take on Pep? 12 days to end 12 years of pain? Arsenal enter crunch period that may define whether they can seal title Sky Sports have now come to terms with the fact that you can't wring blood from a stone... and deadline day is all the better for it Guardiola's A 130m spree: City boss to launch new era with A 80m swoop for Pogba and A 50m Stones bid Guardiola will bring free-flowing football, a commitment to youth and he'll keep the press in check - what City can expect from new boss VIEW FROM SPAIN: Guardiola 'turned down clubs with ... (more)

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  19. Murtaza Ahmadi, a five-year-old Afghan Lionel Messi fan plays...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Outlook

    Murtaza Ahmadi, a five-year-old Afghan Lionel Messi fan plays football near his home, in the Jaghori district of Ghazni in Afghanistan. The Afghan Football Federation plans to set up a meeting between Messi and Ahmadi who became an Internet sensation when photos circulated of him wearing an improvised Messi shirt made from a plastic bag.

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  20. Tribes rise against Taliban due to school shutdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2012 | Examiner.com

    The Afghan government claimed the closings were due to lack of trained teachers while locals say insecurity drove the decision. Meanwhile, The News International reported that the Taliban played a direct role in forcing the closure of schools in Paktia as well as Ghazni, which drew the ire of Andar tribesmen in both provinces.

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