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Fake Financial Times story on Qatari princess Sheikha Salwa’s London orgy goes viral – Indian media takes note of idiotic post

Sections of Indian media have begun to publish a story on Qatari princess Sheikha Salwa, who was allegedly caught in London, having sex with seven men.   The story had first gone viral in Arabic publications and then spilled over to English websites, burning social media all along.   Of all the publications, the story has been attributed to conservative business daily Financial Times.   On Tuesday, the story appeared in Indian publications, which raced to publish it in the quest for eyeballs, of course, wit

Sections of Indian media have begun to publish a story on Qatari princess Sheikha Salwa, who was allegedly caught in London, having sex with seven men. 

The story had first gone viral in Arabic publications and then spilled over to English websites, burning social media all along. 

Of all publications, the story has been attributed to conservative business daily Financial Times

On Tuesday, the story appeared in Indian publications, which raced to publish it in the quest for eyeballs, of course, without verifying.   

As the viral story goes, Qatari princess Sheikha Salwa is daughter of former Prime Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani.

A joint raid by British security services (MI6) with the assistance of Scotland Yard on a room in Excelsior London Hotel allegedly found her having an orgy with seven men. 

Her identity card revealed her royal origins and further investigation found that she had sought help of an exorbitant pimp to procure the men – all white Europeans. 

Though she had allegedly broken British law by procuring prostitutes, thanks to her diplomatic immunity, she escaped.

After Financial Times got the whiff of the news, the story alleges, Qatari embassy tried to silence the whole matter by offering an equivalent of $50 million dollars. The newspaper reportedly rejected the offer and published the story.

This story is total fake. 

There is no record of Financial Times having done any story on any Qatari princess having sex with a mindboggling number of men. 

The lady, who is unfortunately associated in the photo is not Sheikha Salwa. She is 
Alia Al Mazrouei, COO of Dubai-based Mazrui Holdings. 

She is important enough to be profiled by Forbes.

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