• Govt of India had no hand in inviting Jaspal Atwal: MEA

    Govt of India had no hand in inviting Jaspal Atwal: MEA

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    Any suggestion to the contrary is baseless and unacceptable", Kumar said. The invitation was rescinded, and Atwal later claimed that he "voluntarily" backed away from the event, so as not to embarrass Trudeau. During a background briefing, an unidentified Canadian official had told the Canadian media that Ätwal's presence was arranged by factions within the Indian government.
  • Puigdemont drops his bid for Catalonia leadership

    Puigdemont drops his bid for Catalonia leadership

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    Standing in front of the Catalan regional flag and the European Union flag in an undisclosed location, he spoke in a televised address released on his social media accounts. The nomination of Mr Sanchez is likely to be just as fraught with difficulty, given his circumstances. Separatist parties in the regional parliament insisted earlier on Thursday that Mr Puigdemont is their legitimate leader despite a ruling by Spain's Constitutional Court that he can not take office because he is not in ...
  • 49ers GM John Lynch notes that Jimmy Garoppolo will attract free agents

    49ers GM John Lynch notes that Jimmy Garoppolo will attract free agents

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    I think we made that very clear with him. On Wednesday, Lynch stated that the 49ers would meet with running back Carlos Hyde's agent at the combine. Lynch said the 49ers would need to approach their offseason plans in assembling their roster with that in mind. "We haven't been able to come to an agreement but those discussions are ongoing".
  • Florida shooting survivor David Hogg blasts NRA for 'serving gun manufacturers'

    Florida shooting survivor David Hogg blasts NRA for 'serving gun manufacturers'

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    Loesch was relentlessly grilled by students and jeered by the crowd. High school student Cameron Kasky tweeted the following, which was shared by fellow student Emma González on her own Twitter account. In the video, Loesch said NRA members have "had it" with the newspaper's "fake news" and warned: "Consider this the shot across your proverbial bow".
  • Selena Gomez Posts A Coy Birthday Message For On-Again Love Justin Bieber

    Selena Gomez Posts A Coy Birthday Message For On-Again Love Justin Bieber

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    He was photographed riding his mint green Lamborghini, but Gomez was not in sight. After completing her two-week program, Gomez immediately met up with Bieber afterwards. The source revealed she has been shopping for "something special to let Justin know how much he means to her". And who can forget one of the biggest celebrity couple stories of the past several months: the reunion of Bieber and Selena Gomez? Gomez and Bieber's on-again, off-again relationship has been newsworthy ...
  • Grand Junction man accused of sexual assault gets released

    Grand Junction man accused of sexual assault gets released

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    The state's Supreme Court decided in February that it wouldn't hear the appeal. "The thing that is so frustrating is that everybody agrees that every decision was made to the benefit of protecting his right to a speedy trial", Mesa County District Attorney Dan Rubenstein told the Sentinel.
  • What Time Do the Oscars Start? Everything You Need to Know

    What Time Do the Oscars Start? Everything You Need to Know

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    Writers, producers and directors must have at least two credits, while actors need three credits, and those in technical fields need a certain number of years of expertise which changes depending on the field they are in. "I see a future of great silence... you carry on, and you have to realize what sometimes seems like an uproar is really four people tweeting".
  • Anushka Sharma's 'Pari' banned in Pakistan

    Anushka Sharma's 'Pari' banned in Pakistan

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    With her production house, Anushka Sharma has maintained the tone of bringing in new voices and new talent into the film industry. Pari , starring Anushka Sharma , Parambrata Chatterjee and Rajat Kapoor, is a horror film that has been getting fans excited as they have never seen Anushka in an avatar like this.
  • Women looking for Oscar love in best picture cliffhanger

    Women looking for Oscar love in best picture cliffhanger

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    But Sunday night is not about Kimmel rectifying the mishap of the swapped envelopes - It's about celebrating achievements in film over the past year and honoring those who have contributed to the film industry with their hard work, dedication and ceaseless commitment to the creative process that goes into creating a film start to finish.
  • In blow to Trump, communications head Hope Hicks to leave White House

    In blow to Trump, communications head Hope Hicks to leave White House

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    Hope Hicks , the fourth communication director for the Trump administration, is resigning from her post : a fact that seemed to tickle Stephen Colbert. "She is in a league of her own and no one can replace her. and coming to work wont be the same without her", Sanders said. While she cut a discreet figure in the White House - refusing all interviews - the former advisor to Ivanka Trump was known around the West Wing for her close relationship with the president's family and as a keen ...
  • Equifax: Hackers Stole More Than Previously Reported

    Equifax: Hackers Stole More Than Previously Reported

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    Equifax disclosed earlier on Thursday that it had discovered an additional 2.4 million US consumers were affected by the cyber attack, bringing the total number of people whose data was compromised to more than 147 million. Equifax says it'll reach out to the newly identified consumers and offer free credit monitoring and identity theft protection. The newly identified consumers will be notified by Equifax directly.
  • Jimmy Kimmel says another Oscars mix-up

    Jimmy Kimmel says another Oscars mix-up "would be funny"

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    Daniel Kaluuya scored a best actor Oscar nomination for his work in the social thriller 'Get Out '. Glenn Close : The actress is known for films like The Big Chill and The Natural and has been nominated for the Academy Awards 6 times but has never won the award till now.
  • Jennifer Lawrence reveals the movie role she most regrets losing out on

    Jennifer Lawrence reveals the movie role she most regrets losing out on

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    Lawrence previously told The Hollywood Reporter she lost the role of Olive Penderghast in the 2010 film Easy A to friend and fellow actress Emma Stone . Last week, Lawrence opened up on the psychological impact of her nude photo leak , which left her dealing with "a long period when I didn't want to be seen sexually and I didn't want anybody to see my flesh".
  • Usain Bolt set for Old Trafford charity match

    Usain Bolt set for Old Trafford charity match

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    The charity, which was co-founded by Robbie Williams , has raised over £24 million since it started over ten years ago. "He told me if I get fit and ready, he will see what he can do". The match will be screened on ITV - however, a time is yet to be confirmed. Soccer Aid for Unicef has previously featured A-list stars such as Hollywood actor Will Ferrell, One Direction's Niall Horan and True Detective star Woody Harrelson.
  • Khloe Kardashian's baby gender revealed!

    Khloe Kardashian's baby gender revealed!

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    In the teaser of Keeping up with the Kardashian , model along with her elder sisters, Kourtney and Kim are seen revealing the gender of her child at the Fairmont hotel during a quick trip to San Francisco. She went onto assure her followers that she took every precaution, writing, "I'm allowed to travel according to my dr". "I'm gonna try to not wear maternity clothes as long as possible", Kardashian said in January during an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show .
  • Update On Why Brock Lesnar Didn't Appear On WWE Monday Night Raw

    Update On Why Brock Lesnar Didn't Appear On WWE Monday Night Raw

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    Back in January, former UFC champion Ronda Rousey officially announced she'd signed a deal with WWE , and since then people have been frothing over the propect of her first official WWE match. Triple H introduced Rousey and soon Stephanie jumped to welcome the "Baddest Woman on the Planet" at WWE . RAW Tag Team Championship: Cesaro & Sheamus (c) def.
  • Brock Lesnar's next WWE dates and opponents

    Brock Lesnar's next WWE dates and opponents

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    Yup. The onetime UFC heavyweight champion, who is back in the WWE now, might make another return to MMA . The former UFC champion holds notable wins over fighters such as Shane Carwin Randy Couture and Frank Mir . Hell, at this point, he barely shows up for WWE events. He might currently be on the WWE's roster but there's suggestions he could soon return to UFC and now Dana White has added more fuel to the fire.
  • Unreleased David Bowie Albums Set For Record Store Day 2018

    Unreleased David Bowie Albums Set For Record Store Day 2018

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    According to report, a three-LP set titled " Welcome To The Blackout (Live London "78)' by the 'Ziggy Stardust " hitmaker will be put put on the account of Record Store Day 2018 on April 21". Also up for grabs is the first full length recording of Let's Dance plus a live performance. Completing the Record Store Day releases will be Bowie Now - a promotional-only LP which was originally brought out exclusively in the U.S.
  • National Grid issues gas warning, asks market to pull out stops

    National Grid issues gas warning, asks market to pull out stops

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    Latest data (as of 12:05) forecasts today's demand at 403.4 million cubic meters (mcm) with forecast flow at 384.6mcm and physical flow at 397.1mcm, indicating a slight imbalance remains, which is continuing to push up system prices. Marzec-Manser has said while it was highly unlikely the United Kingdom would run out of gas, Europe was playing "tug-of-war" over its available gas supplies as countries across the continent grappled with much lower temperatures than usual on top of supply ...
  • How Oscar nominees and winners are chosen

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    There are a number of categories that seem too comfortably sewn up going into the finale, and others that may be more than the two-horse races they appear to be. Still, Hollywood trade outlets Variety and The Hollywood Reporter , along with Entertainment Weekly , all predict a Best Picture win for The Shape of Water (and for that movie's director , Guillermo del Toro ) out of the category's nine-movie field.
  • Netflix poaches 'Daily Show' correspondent Hasan Minhaj for talk show

    Netflix poaches 'Daily Show' correspondent Hasan Minhaj for talk show

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    While the show is yet to be named, Netflix said it has already committed to creating 32 episodes . The special featured a central theme of the immigrant experience in the United States based on his life as an Indian-American Muslim. Minhaj remains on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah through the rest of his contract, which ends in a few months, according tot he report. Following his departure from the series, Minhaj's sketch comedy quartet, Goatface , will release an hour-long special on ...
  • Reba to Host 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards

    Reba to Host 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards

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    Observers will notice that the song is one of only four nominees for the prize - and the only song on the ballot to hit the top 10 was "Body Like A Backroad" from Sam Hunt. One win from the singer out of her four nods will give her a record-shattering 30th ACM trophy - as she now is tied for the lead with Brooks & Dunn at 29.
  • Alonso sets sole time of snow-wrecked test day

    Alonso sets sole time of snow-wrecked test day

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    The snow finally stopped late in the morning and turned to light rain at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, with the track going green at midday but remaining empty. The season opens with the Australian GP in Melbourne on March 25. "We shuffle our program around and try to fit all the work we need to do into seven days instead of eight", Mercedes technical director James Allison said.
  • Avengers: Infinity War could be the longest MCU film to date

    Avengers: Infinity War could be the longest MCU film to date

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    An unprecedented cinematic journey ten years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe , Marvel Studios' " Avengers: Infinity War " brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. The news first broke via a silly Twitter exchange between Marvel Studios and MCU poster boy Robert Downey Jr . "With friends?" Marvel asked him to specify if he meant his superhero friends including Chadwick Boseman, Chris Evans, and Mark Ruffalo , to which Downey Jr.
  • Memphis Grizzlies limp into Boston to face thriving Celtics

    Memphis Grizzlies limp into Boston to face thriving Celtics

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    Whatever the case, Boston has bled points with Monroe on the court, a troubling trend that jumped out during the first half of Saturday night's win against the New York Knicks . The Grizzlies are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Monday games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. Every Celtic but one that played in the game, made at least one basket in the game and five finished with double-digit points.
  • 'Lady Bird' is charming, honest and Oscar-worthy

    'Lady Bird' is charming, honest and Oscar-worthy

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    As a result it feels as if Lady Bird is telling this story in nostalgic retrospect, recounting the highs and lows of a transformative year that felt like it was over before it had ever really begun. Victor of the best motion picture - Musical or Comedy at the 75th Golden Globe Awards, LADY BIRD is undeniably a rare indie gem on adolescence seen in recent times.
  • John Cena Says WrestleMania Match Against Undertaker Can't Happen

    John Cena Says WrestleMania Match Against Undertaker Can't Happen

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    Cena appeared on the show for first time in months, winning a spot in the main event of WWE Fastlane in a six-pack challenge for the WWE Championship. While Zayn and Corbin raged on in the ring, it was Owens who found himself blindsided by a superkick from Dolph Ziggler , providing the ideal distraction for Corbin to lock in the End of Days for the win.
  • Chris Hemsworth Enters Negotiations for 'Men in Black' Spinoff

    Chris Hemsworth Enters Negotiations for 'Men in Black' Spinoff

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    As he proved in films like Vacation and Ghostbusters , Chris Hemsworth isn't just a pretty face and shredded abs, he's also a pretty amusing dude. The pic is slated for release on June 14, 2019 . It spawned a sequel in 2002 and a third instalment in 2012, with the trilogy banking more than £1.1 billion worldwide.
  • Kim Kardashian Vogue India cover faces backlash

    Kim Kardashian Vogue India cover faces backlash

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    More than compliments, Kim sparked backlash on this cover. She left her Indian fans floored dressed up in a lehenga choli by Anita Dongre. This, however, did not receive the best support as she took to her Instagram to give us a preview of what the cover will look like.
  • Kristen Wiig Cast As Cheetah For Wonder Woman 2

    Kristen Wiig Cast As Cheetah For Wonder Woman 2

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    Even though Wiig is most known for her amusing roles in Bridesmaids and Ghostbusters , and as an iconic alum of Saturday Night Live , though, I'll never forget her performance in The Skeleton Twins . Given the positive response to the lighter elements of Justice League , it's entirely possible Wonder Woman 2 will be utilizing Wiig's comedic talents as well as her dramatic skills.
  • Jay-Z dethrones Diddy as world's richest hip-hop star

    Jay-Z dethrones Diddy as world's richest hip-hop star

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    The Bad Boy Records founder went from a reported $820 million in 2017 to $825 million. On top of that, the 4:44 rapper also has a nine-figure ownership stake in Roc Nation and Tidal. Though the Forbes list released Thursday was limited to hip-hop artists, it also notes that Jay-Z, Diddy and Dr. Dre are also worth more than any other musicians.
  • Tori Spelling reportedly experiencing breakdown, cops called

    Tori Spelling reportedly experiencing breakdown, cops called

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    The Bachelor contestant Corinne Olympios , a friend of Spelling's , told the gossip website that Spelling has felt overwhelmed by her duties as a mother, after having gotten pregnant mere months after having her fourth child. Tori said a year ago that they pulled together for the sake of their family. Page Six notes that Spelling and McDermott have been struggling with financial woes over the past year.
  • Watch Donald Glover Rap Over AC/DC's 'Back in Black'

    Watch Donald Glover Rap Over AC/DC's 'Back in Black'

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    Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino has just announced he's bringing his Pharos festival to New Zealand in November. "It's attractive", Glover said , "but it's also insane to me". At the end of the interview, Glover, Colbert and Charity passed out even more boxes of Thin Mints to the audience. In a bid to sell cookies, she reworked the lyrics to create brilliant new lines like "Thin Mints, you wanna order some before it's too late".