Nike Jackets For Men Price

Nike Jackets For Men Price

Nike Jackets For Men Price

Nike Jackets For Men Price

Nike Jackets For Men Price

can be hired for as little as 50 a night.

If you feel we have made an error in a report, or have fallen below our usual high standards, please write in the first instance to: Rob Irvine, editor, Manchester Evening News, Mitchell Henry House, Hollinwood Avenue, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 8EP.

Afghan weddings bring limos and bling

The wedding business has exploded in recent years. Under the Taliban Kabul had just one wedding hall, a dingy place with no music where guests sat on the floor. Now there are dozens of multi Nike Jacket Red And Blue

storeyed halls, crowded into the same dusty neighbourhood and jostling for business with names such as Castle of the Bride or King of Hearts.

"Our boss went to Paris a Nike Windrunner Gx1 White

The cost can place crushing pressure on poorer families. Ghulam Nabi, who works as a policeman at the interior ministry, said he had to sell a 600 sq metre plot to pay for his 22 year old son's wedding. The 3,500 cost for the party was far beyond his 60 monthly salary. "It's a huge burden," said relative Abdul Qadeer. "If we don't do it like this, our tribe will look down on us."

Blink and it could be Las Vegas. Crowds swarm into giant, mirrored buildings with ritzy names and flashing neon signs. A giant replica of the Eiffel Tower looms at the end of the strip. A white limousine cruises by. But this is Kabul, where the wedding season is in full swing, bringing extravagant displays of bling, Afghan style. One evening last week Waheed Ullah, a 24 year old Afghan American, and his young bride stepped from their limo outside the Crystal Hotel, a wedding hall with marble floors, glass chandeliers and satin covered chairs. "In our culture weddings are very important. They have to go well," he said.

Still, the gaiety is a welcome contrast to the Taliban insurgency ravaging southern Afghanistan. Waheed Ullah signalled a determination to forget the outside world, at least for a night. "I feel really good," he smiled, standing with his new wife beside their limo.

delivering more than 200,000 readers in Greater Manchester.

Nike Jackets For Men Price

The glamour and expense are striking in a city of crippling poverty where few residents enjoy power or running water. Most weddings have at least 400 guests and in some cases more than 1,000. Meals cost between 3.50 and 7 per head for a selection of grilled meat, flat bread and cardamon scented rice. Other expenses from bands to hiring a ceremonial cake cutting sword can cost thousands more. Gatecrashing is a chronic, if culturally acceptable, problem. Although invitations specify two guests, many arrive with their entire family, or a phalanx of bodyguards, in tow, said Mr Dostiyar. "If someone books for 400, there will always be 500 or 550."

Free morning newspaper, The Metro, published every weekday, is also part of our portfolio,

Nike Jackets For Men Price

The limos cut a strange sight on Kabul's pothole rutted roads, and have been adopted to local tastes. Wool carpets cover the floors, Bollywood films play on the DVD player, and the happy couple can sip Pepsi from champagne glasses. Up to a dozen relatives squeeze in beside them, said Muhammad Rafi, manager of Shams Limousines, which imported the first three limos from Los Angeles last year. One even started a small concert in the back. "They were singing and dancing and I could feel the car rocking because they were so happy," he recalled with a smile.

Greater Manchester Business Week is the region's number one provider of business news andfeatures, targeting a bespoke business audience with 12,687 copies every Thursday.

The most extravagant may be Sham e Paris (An evening in Paris) in Dari, a four storey building fronted by a pair of 50ft tall Eiffel Tower replicas, a tiled blue fountain and a garden filled with plastic palm trees that glow electric orange at night. Stuffed lions, leopards and peacocks stand guard outside five banquet halls that regularly hold 4,000 people. A colourful harvest of plastic flowers decorate every room.

Nike Jackets For Men Price

few times. He liked the place and decided to bring back the name," explained manager Pervez Dostiyar. "We like it too."

Nike Jackets For Men Price

Nike Jackets For Men Price

Couples are rushing to get hitched before Ramadan, the holy month of fasting, which starts in September. Afghan weddings remain a deeply traditional affair: men and women usually eat and dance separately, divided by a tall screen in the middle of the room, and 99% of unions were arranged by parents, said Mr Dostiyar. But increasingly the weddings are suffused with foreign flavours. Brides wear flowing western style dresses and sport fake diamond tiaras. Men drop the baggy shalwar kameez for suits and style their hair after Indian film stars. In the old days brides used to arrive inside a dulie a decorated wooden box carried by four male relatives. Today they come in one of the six Nike Jackets For Men Price white stretch limousines that Nike Blue Hoodies

Nike Jackets For Men Price

Nike Jackets For Men Price

Nike Windrunner Blue And Grey

Nike Pullover Hoodie Grey

Nike Waterproof Jacket

Womens Converse High Tops Size 7
Sneakers Converse For Girls
Converse Shoes Ladies Size 9
Nike Black Sweatshirt Mens

Nike Tracksuit Camo

Nike Crew Neck Hoodie

Converse Dainty Ballerina Blue
Nike Pullover Jumper

Nike Jacket Red

Converse Blue Low Cut
Nike Long Sleeve Compression Shirt Women's

Nike Crewneck Sweatshirt Red

Home / Nike Jackets For Men Price



Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.