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Panneerselvam inducted in Tamil Nadu government, PM Modi assures support Panneerselvam inducted in Tamil Nadu government, PM Modi assures support
- August 22, 2017

During Jayalalithaa's 75- day hospitalisation, only Sasikala and the doctors and paramedical staff had access to her. Following the merger, former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam swore in as the Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu at 4;30 pm. (more...)
Stabber identified in central Russian city attack Stabber identified in central Russian city attack
- August 20, 2017

Russian state news agency TASS reported that the man had stabbed passers-by at random on the street. Today, eight people were stabbed by an armed man in Russian Federation. The police have "neutralized" the attacker, added the committee, in a press release. The motive behind the attack was not immediately clear and the attacker has not yet been identified. (more...)
Taylor Swift Completely WIPED Her Social Media & Fans Are Worried Taylor Swift Completely WIPED Her Social Media & Fans Are Worried
- August 19, 2017

The superstar singer appeared to delete her profile pictures on Twitter , Facebook and Instagram accounts as well as deleting all of her Instagram pictures. Is the blank slate a sign that Swift is gearing up for an album release? Perez Hilton , for one , isn't ruling out a Swift hack, but he isn't ruling out a new Swift album, either. (more...)
Emilia Clarke just dropped hint about who Daenerys ends up with Emilia Clarke just dropped hint about who Daenerys ends up with
- August 19, 2017

Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow spent the last few episodes of Game of Thrones doing what most aunts and nephews do: staring at each other longingly and embracing the art of sexual tension. The post had received over 8.4 million views as of Friday morning. Clarke has clearly been saving this video for just the right moment. "It's very hard when you're filming people in that environment, to differentiate between people's faces", Harington said. (more...)
Six Flags will now only fly American flag Six Flags will now only fly American flag
- August 19, 2017

Six Flags Over Texas has flown the "Stars and Bars" Confederate States of America flag since 1961, which was the first official flag of the Confederacy. Her reasoning was that their flag was the original Confederate flag, not the second, more recognizable version that's become synonymous with white supremacy. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty trade in green; Infosys gains 3% on share buyback proposal Sensex, Nifty trade in green; Infosys gains 3% on share buyback proposal
- August 18, 2017

The Sensex and Nifty rose for a third consecutive session on Thursday, with Infosys Ltd leading the gains after announcing a likely share buyback, while Asian markets rose as tensions between the United States and North Korea eased. GMR Infrastructure jumped 13.4% after India's Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a ruling of the Delhi high court that allowed Delhi International Airport Ltd, a unit of GMR Group, to put airport land to commercial use for non-aeronautical purposes. (more...)
Shah Rukh Khan visits recuperating Dilip Kumar Shah Rukh Khan visits recuperating Dilip Kumar
- August 18, 2017

The veteran actor was clearly pleased with his visitor, as was evident from the photos that his wife Saira Banu shared on social media. In one of his previous interviews, Shah Rukh had said that Dilip Kumar is the 'pillar of the film industry .' Shah Rukh also covered a special edition of Filmfare magazine (the 100 years of Indian cinema issue) with Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan - the iconic actors of their generation. (more...)
Latest CBO Report Reveals Tough News to ObamaCare Consumers Latest CBO Report Reveals Tough News to ObamaCare Consumers
- August 17, 2017

The subsidy - a total of approximately $7bn (£5.4bn) this year - helps insurance companies offset the costs of providing coverage to people who would normally not be able to afford those plans . Protect Our Care Campaign director Leslie Dach, an advocate for preserving the ACA, blasted the White House reaction to the CBO report . The illustrations provided by CBO are for 2026. (more...)
Mission: Impossible 6 Production on Hold Due to Tom Cruise Injury Mission: Impossible 6 Production on Hold Due to Tom Cruise Injury
- August 17, 2017

Submit your Newswire tips here. Cruise , in typical Cruise form, sat after his injury with an icepack around his ankle and rewatched the take where he broke it, saying, "That's a pretty cool shot!" Cruise has a nasty habit of nearly killing himself on set, but McQuarrie says that this isn't a sign that the 55-year-old action star should slow down anytime soon. (more...)
Trump brags about his endorsement of Senator Strange for Alabama Senate position Trump brags about his endorsement of Senator Strange for Alabama Senate position
- August 17, 2017

Luther Strange to fill the U.S. Senate seat previously held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions . "Big day in Alabama". Unusual is expected to embrace President Donald Trump's policies more or less across the board, and even borrowed his slogan in saying, "What it all boils down to is: Who's best suited to stand with the people of this country, with our president, and make sure we make America great again?" Trump recorded a Monday night robocall urging voters to choose odd. (more...)
Natalie Cole's Son Robert Yancy Dies at 39 Natalie Cole's Son Robert Yancy Dies at 39
- August 16, 2017

Law enforcement tells us, pending an autopsy, they have listed it as death from natural causes , but that can change once the autopsy and toxicology tests are completed. Natalie Cole and Marvin Yancy were married from 1976 to 1980. "She deserves more than [to be a part of] a minute-and-a-half tribute", Yancy told Entertainment Tonight in early 2016 of Cole's short feature in the in memoriam segment. (more...)
Tom Cruise injured on MI6 set Tom Cruise injured on MI6 set
- August 14, 2017

Tom Cruise is known for performing his own stunts in movies, but the danger is completely real. Reps for Cruise and Paramount did not immediately respond to a request for comment. In Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation , Cruise filmed a sequence as he hung from A400 plane in mid-air. Meanwhile, producer David Ellison previously revealed that Cruise has been "training for a year" for his role in " Mission: Impossible 6 ". (more...)
Kimberley Walsh praises 'brave' Sarah Harding for CBB stint Kimberley Walsh praises 'brave' Sarah Harding for CBB stint
- August 08, 2017

In emotional scenes to be shown on Monday night's show, the Girls Aloud star breaks down in tears after getting slated by Jemma Lucy and Paul Danan as well as being nominated for eviction by the "VIP" housemates. "That's why he's shaved", Harding told the United States reality star. "I don't know who to trust anymore". Later in the kitchen, Paul tries to make amends: "Sarah, I apologise if I upset you or hurt you". (more...)
Neymar: I wanted a bigger challenge Neymar: I wanted a bigger challenge
- August 05, 2017

He added, "I played 4 seasons in Europe and I feel ready to take the challenge". No, I felt well in Barcelona . Friday's soccer news starts with the big reveal that Neymar wanted to move to PSG for "a new challenge". Whilst some details of surrounding the eye-watering €222 million transfer are known - like the fact Neymar stormed out of a Barc training session - his exact reason for leaving arguably the best club side in the world have remained unclear until now. (more...)
Poll Shows 'Troubling Trail Of New Lows' For Trump
- August 04, 2017

Rasmussen Reports , a right-learning polling service that Trump typically cites as being the most accurate, showed Trump with his lowest rating yet. FiveThirtyEight , the polling website spearheaded by statistician Nate Silver, estimated that Rasmussen had a mean-reverted bias that skewed conservative by two percentage points. (more...)
Explosion, Collapse at Minneapolis School Explosion, Collapse at Minneapolis School
- August 04, 2017

Hundreds gathered inside a chapel to shed tears and remember those killed or injured after a gas explosion rocked the Minnehaha Academy Upper School . He said, "It sounded like a large door shutting and there was some debris that fell from the ceiling, so we just got out as fast as possible". "Smoke went up and knocked most of us back". (more...)
Kathy Griffin shaves her head to support her sister undergoing chemotherapy Kathy Griffin shaves her head to support her sister undergoing chemotherapy
- August 01, 2017

In one of the photos posted online, the comedian posed topless outdoors as she holds her bald head with her right hand. After the pics appeared on Twitter , Griffin's mom gave the comic a shout-out as a "wonderful human being". And if you need a good laugh (who doesn't, these days?), we highly suggest you follow Kathy's mama Maggie , whose Insta handle pretty much sums up why we're in love with her . (more...)
Trump speaks in town hit hard by gang violence Trump speaks in town hit hard by gang violence
- July 30, 2017

Trump said his administration is removing these gang members from the U.S., but added: "We'd like to get them out a lot faster and when you see... these thugs being thrown into the back of the paddy wagon, you just see them thrown in, rough, I said , 'Please don't be too nice'". (more...)
American Horror Story: Cult will begin airing on September 5th American Horror Story: Cult will begin airing on September 5th
- July 26, 2017

However, with the recent tidbits being released about the new series, American Horror Story: Cult , it definitely looks like something we may just have to get back on board with. Sarah Paulson and Evan Peters were husband and wife in " AHS: Roanoke " and are said to be love interests once again in " Cult ". AHS: Cult will be set in MI, which might tie into the election theme, considering that MI was a key battleground state. (more...)
James Bond 25 Release Date Announced James Bond 25 Release Date Announced
- July 26, 2017

Speculation regarding Daniel Craig's future as the worlds greatest super spy James Bond has been a hot topic of conversation since the release of Spectre a year ago. Apart from the release date, nothing more was mentioned to the public, including the cast or even who will be directing the film . We know that's still quite a long time to go, but we guess at least we have a release date to look forward to. (more...)
CONFIRMED: A 'Wonder Woman' Sequel Is On Its Way CONFIRMED: A 'Wonder Woman' Sequel Is On Its Way
- July 24, 2017

The Patty Jenkins-directed film is also the highest-grossing live action film directed by a female director, according to The Verge . "I'm working right now on the Wonder Woman II script", Johns told Yahoo Movies . The movie has earned over $385 million so far. In the cutest footage captured at Comic-Con, a young fan was spotted meeting her icon, Gal Gadot . She added: "She's Wonder Woman ". (more...)
Usher Sued for $10 Million for Allegedly Exposing Woman to Herpes Usher Sued for $10 Million for Allegedly Exposing Woman to Herpes
- July 24, 2017

The woman said that when they met the second time to have sex, Usher did not use a condom. Vixen Blac Chyna 's legal muscle looks like she's on the prowl to take down Usher . It states in the suit that Usher , whose real name is Usher Raymond IV, was diagnosed with herpes around 2009 or 2010 - around the time he split from his wife Tameka Foster. (more...)
China's Global Times Criticises Swaraj's Statements on Doklam Stand-Off China's Global Times Criticises Swaraj's Statements on Doklam Stand-Off
- July 23, 2017

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said a 2012 agreement bound China and India to settle the boundary issue with Bhutan. At the epicenter of the growing crisis is the Doklam plateau, which sits at the tri-junction of India, China and Bhutan, near the northeastern Indian state of Sikkim . (more...)
LA Lakers, Derrick Rose Have Free-Agent Meeting LA Lakers, Derrick Rose Have Free-Agent Meeting
- July 21, 2017

Rose, the former NBA Most Valuable Player in 2011 for the Chicago Bulls , had struggled in the recent years due to significant injuries and off-court troubles. Apart from re-signing their own, the only outside moves that the Cavs have made is inking Jose Calderon and Jeff Green. Still, the team ultimately fell to the star power of the Golden State Warriors , 4-1 in the 2017 NBA Finals. (more...)
Delta fires back at Ann Coulter after she rages about seat reassignment Delta fires back at Ann Coulter after she rages about seat reassignment
- July 17, 2017

Delta first became aware of the issue with Coulter's seat assignment when she began tweeting on July 15 after the flight's arrival. According to her, they had given her seat to a person who was neither old, nor a child, nor sick, nor an "air marshall or a tall person". (more...)
Disney Has Finally Found Its Aladdin And Jasmine Disney Has Finally Found Its Aladdin And Jasmine
- July 16, 2017

Submit your Newswire tips here. Names including Massoud's , Achraf Koutet and George Kosturos were among those circulating the internet for weeks prior to Disney's announcement. The Egyptian-born Canadian actor, a relative newcomer, stars in the Amazon series " Jack Ryan ". It's a whole new world with a whole new cast. (more...)
Trump Tells French First Lady She's 'In Such Good Shape' Trump Tells French First Lady She's 'In Such Good Shape'
- July 15, 2017

He told her, "You're in such good shape.handsome". Trump's June 1 decision to pull the United States out of the Paris agreement set the tone for relationship with Macron , who had just taken charge in the office only two-and-a-half weeks prior. (more...)
Live Crew co-founder Fresh Kid Ice dies at 53 Live Crew co-founder Fresh Kid Ice dies at 53
- July 14, 2017

For the last 30 years, Fresh Kid Ice's health was challenging. The rapper and his crew were active promoters for First Amendment Rights after their album, As Nasty As They Wanna Be , was the first to be deemed legally obscene by government officials. (more...)
Paul Walker's Tribute Song is the Most Watched Video on YouTube Paul Walker's Tribute Song is the Most Watched Video on YouTube
- July 13, 2017

By around midmorning PST this Tuesday, See You Again had clocked more than 2.896 billion views, Gangnam Style over 2.894 billion . The Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth track featured in the movie Furious 7 as a tribute to Paul Walker who had died in a vehicle accident two years prior. (more...)
Steel Tariffs To Play Major Role At G20 Summit Steel Tariffs To Play Major Role At G20 Summit
- July 10, 2017

Germany is among those nations , as a top exporter of steel to the U.S. The Germans are waiting to hear from President Donald Trump during the G20 summit, which begins on Friday in Hamburg , Germany. "The EU is a traditional and reliable steel supplier of the U.S., the EU member states concerned are North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners of the U.S. (more...)
Tour de France: Dan Martin loses ground after two falls Tour de France: Dan Martin loses ground after two falls
- July 10, 2017

However, organisers said he was conscious and speaking but was being taken to hospital. However, he suffered his fourth crash of the race on Sunday and was forced to abandon, having suffered a similar fate at the Giro d'Italia earlier this year, when a crash caused by a police bike, also on stage nine, caused injuries which ultimately forced him to withdraw a few days later. (more...)
Mystery of Amelia Earhart's disappearance may be solved by newly discovered photo Mystery of Amelia Earhart's disappearance may be solved by newly discovered photo
- July 06, 2017

The grainy black and white snap showing a group of people standing by a harbour in the South Pacific is believed to have been taken the same year Earhart disappeared. According to Ken Gibson , a facial recognition expert, Noonan's hairline was very distinct, as was his nose. Further evidence that the photo shows Earhart and Noonan is what appears in the background of the photo to be the Koshu, a Japanese navy ship, towing a barge carrying an object that could have been Earhart's ... (more...)
Prince George and Princess Charlotte visit grave of Diana, Princess of Wales Prince George and Princess Charlotte visit grave of Diana, Princess of Wales
- July 05, 2017

Diana , who was married to Britain's Prince Charles from 1981 to 1996, died from injuries sustained in a Paris vehicle wreck on August 31, 1997 . "The service, which will fall on what would have been The Princess's birthday , will be conducted by The Archbishop of Canterbury and attended by her family". (more...)
Youtube and TV star Stevie Ryan dead aged 33 Youtube and TV star Stevie Ryan dead aged 33
- July 04, 2017

It was on that podcast where Stevie revealed that her grandfather had recently died. The cause of death was hanging, according to the coroner's office . The show ran from 2012-2013, but she went on to co-host the 2015 E! talk show Sex With Brody - which featured Brody Jenner . Ryan also worked on some commercial projects in continued pursuit of her career, but her videos were what got her noticed. (more...)
Vidal offers his semi-final verdict
- June 29, 2017

Tomorrow, world champions Germany place Mexico in the second semi-final of the eight-team tournament used as a trial event for the 2018 FIFA World Cup . He needs team-mates to develop his style and his game. "For me he (Ronaldo) does not exist", he said. "We are not thinking beyond this match ". The teams finished regular time scoreless, and Gomes began the opening exchanges of extra time with a skied left-footed shot after a poor Chile clearance of a unsafe cross toward Ronaldo. (more...)

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