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Blackbuck poaching verdict: Good guy, bad boy Salman Khan back in jail Blackbuck poaching verdict: Good guy, bad boy Salman Khan back in jail
- April 06, 2018

Khan was the only one convicted however, as the others all walked free; it is thought that the traditional community Bishnois, who helped to file the case, will appeal against the acquittal. The Prosecutor lawyer Mahipal Bishnoi said, "The court has given a five-year jail term and fined Salman Khan 10,000 rupees ($150)". Then, in 2016, the Rajasthan High Court acquitted Salman Khan of all charges, saying there was no evidence to show that the animals that were found dead had been shot by ... (more...)
Duke of Edinburgh admitted to hospital for hip surgery
- April 04, 2018

His Royal Highness, who has been married to Queen Elizabeth II for 70 years, did not attend Easter services with his wife at Windsor Castle on Sunday, April 1. The Duke, who is the longest-serving consort in British history, has not been in good health in recent times. He will undergo planned surgery on his hip on Tuesday. (more...)
Commonwealth Games 2018: Chef de mission asks contingent to follow all protocol Commonwealth Games 2018: Chef de mission asks contingent to follow all protocol
- April 04, 2018

While confirming the development, CGF CEO David Grevemberg did not divulge the name of the nation that has violated the "no needle policy", which prohibits the administration of injections without strong medical support. The doctor in question is Amol Patil, who is attached with the boxing team, and had incorrectly disposed off a needle after giving a vitamin injection to one of the male boxers. (more...)
Al Shabaab attacks African Union base in Somalia, says military Al Shabaab attacks African Union base in Somalia, says military
- April 04, 2018

The attack started in the morning when two suicide auto bombs exploded at the entrance to the heavily fortified base in Bulo-Marer, an agricultural town in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region, said Somali army Col. Although Amisom peacekeeping forces have eliminated the al-Shabaab Islamists in major towns, including the capital Mogadishu, the militants still control large parts of the countryside and often launch gun and bomb attacks on government, military and civilian targets. (more...)
Stephen Colbert 'apologizes' to Trump, calls out CNN for 'lies' Stephen Colbert 'apologizes' to Trump, calls out CNN for 'lies'
- April 02, 2018

At one point, he revealed that he actually had a conversation with Trump on the day he was sacked, though the president made no mention of his decision to him. Colbert explained to CNN that his show might probably stand for SNL , as " Stephen's Nightly Laughs ". Colbert then encouraged his viewers to show some respect while using the new nickname for Trump, cracking that they shouldn't address him as "Spanky", but as "President Spanky". (more...)
An April Fools Prank From A Wyoming Community College An April Fools Prank From A Wyoming Community College
- April 01, 2018

However, hardly anyone knew about the real reason behind why April Fool's Day is celebrated on 1st April every year and not on any other day or date. People usually shout "April Fool's Day", when they're sure that someone has been tricked. (more...)
Parkland Survivor Criticizes Laura Ingraham For Only Apologizing After Advertisers Fled Parkland Survivor Criticizes Laura Ingraham For Only Apologizing After Advertisers Fled
- March 31, 2018

In two tweets Thursday, Ingraham apologized for "any upset or hurt my tweet caused him or any of the courageous victims of Parkland ". Now Nestle US and Hulu confirmed on Twitter that they have ended their sponsorships of the show, and NPR reports that Johnson & Johnson has as well . (more...)
Sarah Jessica Parker Reacts to Cynthia Nixon's Run for New York Governor Sarah Jessica Parker Reacts to Cynthia Nixon's Run for New York Governor
- March 30, 2018

Parker, 53, shared an Instagram photo of Nixon, 51, on Thursday, March 29, to express her support for her friend. Kim Cattrall , who portrayed Samantha Jones on " SATC ", also tweeted her support of Nixon stating, "I respect & support any former colleague's choice to make their own career choices". (more...)
Gloria Hicks students take part in indoor Easter egg hunt Gloria Hicks students take part in indoor Easter egg hunt
- March 30, 2018

The popular Easter Egg Hunt For Dogs takes place Good Friday at Centennial Park. The school's annual Easter Egg Extravaganza usually has a helicopter come and drop 10,000 eggs outside, but due to the weather, the hunt was moved inside. Moving onto medium Easter eggs and it seems like the Cadbury Dairy Milk Freddo Egg is the least calorific, with just more than 650 cals, while the Lion Bar Retro Easter Egg has. (more...)
Here's Why 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' and 'New Mutants' Were Delayed Here's Why 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' and 'New Mutants' Were Delayed
- March 28, 2018

Bohemian Rhapsody , based on the life of Freddie Mercury , will now open on November 2 this year which was supposed to be the release date for X-Men's upcoming installment. The Kid Who Would Be King from writer/director Joe Cornish was moved from February 14, 2019 to March 1, 2019. X-Men: Dark Phoenix has flown the coop. (more...)
Jezebel Jones: Sanaa Lathan Is The Reckless Beyoncé Biter? Jezebel Jones: Sanaa Lathan Is The Reckless Beyoncé Biter?
- March 28, 2018

Henson is not the actress she refers to in her story. Now everyone is trying to figure out which actresses were at the party, which was reportedly an after-party for a Jay-Z concert in Inglewood on December 22. She's not even drunk. The b**ch is on drugs. She told GQ: "There was this actress there that's just, like, doing the mostest..." A representative for Beyonce told GQ that they did not know anything about the incident. (more...)
'Pacific Rim Uprising' tops the North American box office with $28M 'Pacific Rim Uprising' tops the North American box office with $28M
- March 27, 2018

DeKnight's followup to Guillermo del Toro's mecha extravaganza earned a modest $28 million during its debut, but the national total pales in comparison to the film's worldwide draw. That movie also didn't open spectacularly ($37.2 million), and by the end of its run only pulled in a little over $100 million. Among the flurry of new offerings on the marquee, MGM and Paramount's new animated family film Sherlock Gnomes opened to a disappointing $10.6 million from 3,662 theaters. (more...)
Black Panther Most Tweeted, Biggest Superhero Movie... Ever! Black Panther Most Tweeted, Biggest Superhero Movie... Ever!
- March 27, 2018

The movie also recently overtook Star Wars: The Last Jedi's domestic total of $619 million. Marvel's latest has grossed $630.9 million in its sixth week of release, topping the $623 million The Avengers made in 2012, according to Box Office Mojo . (more...)
Bank of England holds interest rates at 0.5 per cent Bank of England holds interest rates at 0.5 per cent
- March 26, 2018

Another economist backing an interest rate hike at the end of spring was Ed Monk of Fidelity International , who said; 'The message from the Bank of England to borrowers couldn't really be clearer: get ready for higher rates now. Some economists think data earlier this week showing a bigger-than-expected drop in inflation to 2.7 percent suggests the BoE is too gloomy, and will remove the need for the BoE to raise rates a few times this year. (more...)
Donald Trump welcomes Saudi Prince, says Saudi Arabia Donald Trump welcomes Saudi Prince, says Saudi Arabia
- March 26, 2018

Senate rejected a resolution seeking an end to U.S. support for Saudi Arabia's campaign in Yemen's civil war. Iran signed an agreement with the United States and five other powers in 2015, freezing all enrichment activities for 10 years - an agreement that Trump, and, as of this week the Crown Prince, called "flawed". (more...)
Kate Middleton Shows off Baby Bump in Spring-Ready Ensemble Kate Middleton Shows off Baby Bump in Spring-Ready Ensemble
- March 24, 2018

In the afternoon, William and Kate will head to the historic building of St Luke's church which is now home to the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) to help locals prepare for the Commonwealth Big Lunch. Heavily pregnant Kate has had a very busy year so far with a schedule packed full of royal tours and engagements. Turning to an interpreter, she continued: "I was just saying how I really enjoy making pizza dough with George and Charlotte because they like getting their hands messy". (more...)
Avengers Infinity War: Thanos, Thor Have Screen-Space, Say The Russo Brothers Avengers Infinity War: Thanos, Thor Have Screen-Space, Say The Russo Brothers
- March 22, 2018

As the world waits, more scoop is coming our way from Joe Russo, one half of the director duo of Russo Brothers has revealed details on the upcoming, highly anticipated film to Fandango . "I think Tony Stark and Doctor Strange is a really interesting pairing and a really compelling pairing". Basically, along with a quote wrongly attributed to Disney (" Infinity War is the most ambitious crossover event in history"), social media users are posting some of their favorite and hokey ... (more...)
Cuomo's Democratic Challenger Is an 'Unqualified Lesbian — Liberal CNN Contributor Cuomo's Democratic Challenger Is an 'Unqualified Lesbian — Liberal CNN Contributor
- March 21, 2018

She added, "I'm excited to support someone I have know for 20 years to be one of the most intelligent and caring people in my life". "And I know it's imperative that we encourage more members of our community to run for office". Nixon went on to criticize inequality in the state, which she blamed on policy choices like tax cuts for corporations and wealthier New Yorkers, and called out corruption in state government. (more...)
Former Playboy Model Sues Media Group For Freedom To Talk About Trump Former Playboy Model Sues Media Group For Freedom To Talk About Trump
- March 21, 2018

Trump is counter-suing Daniels for $20 million - the amount his lawyers say is the number of times she broke the agreement. The papers claim AMI is trying to keep McDougal from speaking out about the alleged affair, not allowing her to respond to legitimate press inquiries from The Wall Street Journal and the New York Times . (more...)
Harvey Weinstein's company files for bankruptcy after sexual misconduct scandal Harvey Weinstein's company files for bankruptcy after sexual misconduct scandal
- March 21, 2018

The most recent one, which would have installed an nearly all-female board of directors, fell apart at the last minute. Finally, on Monday night, the Weinstein Company , the film studio that Weinstein cofounded with his brother Bob, who's also been accused of collusion and abuse, officially filed for bankruptcy . (more...)
Stranger Things Kids Get Big Pay Raise for Season 3 Stranger Things Kids Get Big Pay Raise for Season 3
- March 21, 2018

Production of the third season is set to begin April 23. According to sources, the main actors are divided into different pay tiers. Reports suggest that Winona Ryder and David Harbour will make $350,000 per episode, a raise from $80,000 for him and $100,000 for her. (more...)
Luke Bryan Says Katy Perry's 'American Idol' Kiss Was Just 'Fun TV' Luke Bryan Says Katy Perry's 'American Idol' Kiss Was Just 'Fun TV'
- March 21, 2018

The songstress then motioned him over and snuck a peck on the lips. In an interview with The New York Times , Glaze said the kiss made him " uncomfortable immediately " and that he wished it could have been saved for his first relationship. (more...)
Stephen Hawking Submitted Paper Days Before His Death Stephen Hawking Submitted Paper Days Before His Death
- March 20, 2018

Thomas Hertog , the co-author of the research paper said, "he has often been nominated for the Nobel and should have won it". It's one of the questions that had preoccupied the mind of Stephen Hawking , the world's most well-known scientist, up until his death last week . (more...)
England rugby coach Eddie Jones hits out at referee after Ireland loss England rugby coach Eddie Jones hits out at referee after Ireland loss
- March 19, 2018

Greig Laidlaw then ensured Italy was whitewashed for the fourth time in five years by nailing a penalty of his own with just over a minute left. "And to win something captaining in that special green jersey is the stuff dreams are made of and certainly up there as probably the biggest highlight of my career". (more...)
Met Office issues yellow weather warning for snow Met Office issues yellow weather warning for snow
- March 16, 2018

The Telegraph was also told by the Met Office that there could be between two and five centimetres of snow in some areas. This means there could be problems on the roads and trains as a result. " Beast From the East 2.0" will bring heavy rain, sleet, and snow to the U.K.by the end of the week, likely around Saturday and Sunday, according to the Daily Mail . (more...)
Champions League: FC Bayern Munich hammer Besiktas to ease into quarters Champions League: FC Bayern Munich hammer Besiktas to ease into quarters
- March 16, 2018

Thiago is set to sit out Sunday's league match at RB Leipzig with Bayern starting the weekend 20 points clear in a the table. "However, we need to first focus on the target ahead of us", he said. It means they join Robert Lewandowski , Sebastian Rudy and Joshua Kimmich, as the six Bayern players who are all just one more yellow card away from suspension. (more...)
The First Three 'Tomb Raider' Games Are Being Remastered For PC The First Three 'Tomb Raider' Games Are Being Remastered For PC
- March 16, 2018

Despite the torrent of criticism the YouTuber has received for his tweet, it still hasn't put him off continuing to comment on Alicia's casting as Lara, even photoshopping a pic of what he thought Alicia should look like. The new 3D Engine has been rebuilt to the latest OpenGL platform and comes with a better post system (improved lighting simulation, environmental shading, and more), and support for both Windows 7 and Windows UWP. (more...)
President Trump Blocks Broadcom's Takeover Of Qualcomm, Citing National Security President Trump Blocks Broadcom's Takeover Of Qualcomm, Citing National Security
- March 15, 2018

Next for Broadcom? According to a lengthy Reuters article , the company could well turn its sights on Xilinx or Mellanox in order to satiate Broadcom CEO Hock Tan's seemingly insatiable appetite for growth through acquisitions. But there may be more to the decision than just Broadcom. "What is unusual is blocking the sale on national security grounds for a non-defense-related company". (more...)
Ryan Coogler pens tribute to one of his heroes Ava DuVernay Ryan Coogler pens tribute to one of his heroes Ava DuVernay
- March 14, 2018

Through one girl's transformative journey led by three celestial guides, we discover that strength comes from embracing one's individuality and that the best way to triumph over fear is to travel by one's own light. Its 82-day total has hit a remarkable $397.3 million, good enough for the 30th spot on the all-time domestic list. Unable to break into the Top 10, Nash Edgerton's 'Gringo' played even worse. (more...)
New England Patriots QB Tom Brady is incredible at chugging beers New England Patriots QB Tom Brady is incredible at chugging beers
- March 13, 2018

The sportsman, who is married to Gisele Bundchen , explained: "I think you realize the sun comes up the next morning". The 40-year-old is now looking forward to spending as much time as possible with his family, a luxury the Brady family can't enjoy during the National Football League season. (more...)
Kris Jenner reveals how she kept Kylie Jenner's pregnancy a secret Kris Jenner reveals how she kept Kylie Jenner's pregnancy a secret
- March 13, 2018

The momager could probably relate to Kylie , because she also became pregnant with her first child when she was in her early twenties. I had such a ideal experience. "Oh no, no no", she replied when Kyle brought up the possibility that Tyga thought Stormi could be his daughter. "He's really, really great, really attentive, and couldn't be cuter with Kylie ", she said. (more...)
Japan and European Union spar with USA in Brussels over trade and tariffs Japan and European Union spar with USA in Brussels over trade and tariffs
- March 12, 2018

Minister Hiroshige Seko told a news conference his US counterpart Robert Lighthizer had only explained the schedule and procedure of the USA actions in talks in Brussels. As talks to renegotiate the trade deal enter an expected eighth round in the coming weeks, the think tank says in a new report that would be the best-case scenario in a post-NAFTA world. (more...)
Patty Jenkins confirms Kristen Wiig will play Cheetah in 'Wonder Woman 2' Patty Jenkins confirms Kristen Wiig will play Cheetah in 'Wonder Woman 2'
- March 12, 2018

Last year, Wonder Woman was one of the most successful films of the year. To keep up the anticipation, director Patty Jenkins gave the audience an exciting bit of news. The casting, as shocking as it may be at first , is one of the first official details concerning Wonder Woman's sequel. We wonder, if Part 2 will also give us a glimpse into Cheetah's backstory. (more...)
A Wrinkle in Time A Wrinkle in Time
- March 12, 2018

Do we say they're away at school? As Disney releases the big screen adaptation of " A Wrinkle in Time ", the history behind its religious controversy has once again surfaced. And then just saying, you know, we are not trying to do the book. Sure, that's fun. Oprah's stentorian boom delivering pithy counsel straight out of a "Super Soul Sunday" episode? Can't complain. (more...)
Inside Khloe Kardashian's super pink baby shower Inside Khloe Kardashian's super pink baby shower
- March 12, 2018

Let us know your party hacks in our Facebook comments! Dressed in a blush flowered dress with a pink overcoat, Khloe took to social media to share images from her special day with fans. I have been waiting and wondering but God had a plan all along. When I was in my second quarter, I succombais to my cravings for ultra moderate, but now that I'm on my third, I no longer have the same self control. (more...)
Rangers eye Old Firm glory after Scottish wilderness years Rangers eye Old Firm glory after Scottish wilderness years
- March 12, 2018

What do you make of Dembele's comments? "We gave him an idea last night that he would be playing but it was only officially this morning that we said, 'Listen, your first game for Celtic is at Ibrox". "He's agile, he's quick, he's got that calmness with the ball and I thought he was very good with Dundee ". "This is the game , certainly since I've been at the football club, that there has been most interest in from south of the border", he said. (more...)
American Idol Is Back and Desperate to Inspire You American Idol Is Back and Desperate to Inspire You
- March 12, 2018

For starters, the gimmick has been diluted by the numerous follow-up seasons (this will be the sixteenth " Idol ") and various competitive shows. If Lauren Alaina hadn't competed on American Idol , the 23-year-old country singer hopes that she would still be doing what she's doing now - but coming in second place (to Scotty McCreery ) during the 2011 season of the televised singing competition certainly helped jump-start her career. (more...)
Charlize Theron loves her 'date nights' with The Bachelor Charlize Theron loves her 'date nights' with The Bachelor
- March 10, 2018

Theron said on " Jimmy Kimmel Live! ". Judging from her mom's tennis outfit, Theron assumed that her mom bought the weed from a millennial who she plays tennis with. "She was like, 'So I got some blueberry-covered chocolate, ones but if you want it faster acting you should go for the mints'". Her very devoted mom definitely left with a "full experience". (more...)
OJ Simpson Describes His Side of Nicole Brown 911 Calls OJ Simpson Describes His Side of Nicole Brown 911 Calls
- March 10, 2018

That's when Simpson says he got up and smashed the front windshield of Nicole's vehicle. Simpson had his lawyer call Judith Regan , the woman who published his book, 'If I Did It , ' and said flat-out Simpson murdered Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman . (more...)
Oscars: Alexandre Desplat Wins Best Original Score for 'The Shape of Water' Oscars: Alexandre Desplat Wins Best Original Score for 'The Shape of Water'
- March 10, 2018

Due to overwhelming demand for the event, titled De Geometria a La Forma del Agua (From Geometria to The Shape of Water ), a third date was added in a 10,000-seat arena. Activism With the #MeToo and Time's Up campaigns against sexual misconduct and gender inequality dominating the 2018 awards circuit, this year's Oscars gala was seen as an opportunity for Tinseltown to support female filmmaking. (more...)