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Chinese army rejects Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat's comments on war


Qian's statement comes after Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat visited the region and said that India was ready to deal with China, Pakistan and internal security issues. He said the road was "in violation of an agreement between the two countries". According to the convention between China and Great Britain relating to Sikkim and Tibet in 1890, the area trespassed by the Indian troops belonged to China, he said, adding that this is "undeniable fact that Indian troops have trespassed the ... Read More »

Ellis Short calls off attempt to sell relegated Sunderland


The club say they will make no further comment at this time, but a move may come as troubling news to some of the Irish contingent at the club. However, the club are reportedly in £110m of debt and owner Ellis Short had been trying to offload the club, but a deal with a German consortium that had been on the cards has had the plug pulled. Read More »

Check out the Voice Cast for the Castlevania Netflix Series


As you'll see from the video above, that task has fallen at the feet of Graham McTavish ( Outlander , The Hobbit ), who stands alongside the show's producer and all-around figurehead, Adi Shankar ( Dredd ). Richard Armitage (Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit trilogy) will portray Trevor Belmont , while Dr. Gaius Baltar from Battlestar Galactica , actor James Callis , will play Alucard . Read More »

CNN's Acosta Goes on Another Tantrum About Conservative Reporters


Many of these reporters use anonymous sources and write up things and yet I can make an equal argument that that doesn't sound like news to me. The CNN host, who's made waves in media circles with his willingness to publicly criticize the administration for its' lack of access to reports, noted the "coverage can get a little too negative sometimes", but pointed out prior administrations have faced the head before. Read More »

Parole Board Grants Early Release to Former Israeli PM


A widely-circulated photo leaked from the prison several weeks ago purports to show an anemic Olmert who, from the photo's appearance, has seriously deteriorated during his time in prison. Olmert, a lawyer by profession, began his political career as a right-wing minister targeting organised crime. As prime minister, Olmert waged war against militants in Lebanon in 2006 and the Gaza Strip in 2008. Read More »

Andy Serkis' directorial debut "Breathe" to open London Film Festival


Recent Oscar nominee Garfield plays Robin Cavendish in the drama. The first trailer for Bleecker Street's upcoming movie Breathe has been released and the film, which is an inspirational adaptation of Robin Cavendish and his wife Diana's life, brings together Andrew Garfield and Claire Foy in the leading roles. Read More »

Kalyan Ram Gets A Call From ACP on Jai Lava Kusa Leaks


The teaser of Jr. NTR's film Jai Lava Kusa was scheduled to release next week, but unfortunately the teaser of the film was leaked online on Tuesday. Nivetha Thomas and Rashi Khanna are the female leads in Jai Lava Kusa . And the Bollywood actor Ronit Roy play an antagonist role. The film also starred Mohanlal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menen. Read More »

Death toll from Pakistan's tanker fire hits 152

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who was on a private visit in London, cut short his tour and rushed to the scene on Monday ordering an inquiry into the tragedy that eclipsed the Eid festivities in this South Asian Muslim state. On the instruction of Pakistan Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa, four helicopters were deployed to rush the injured to hospitals in Multan , Bahawalpur and other cities. Read More »

That wasn't Chicagoan Hannibal Buress at the 'Spider-Man' premiere

With this there is no doubt that Spider-Man will be exclusive to PS4, however, we must wait until next year to know if they continue with the same position. It's a step forward, but not one we should be heralding as the new standard for superhero films. Most of the plot is driven by MCU connections, including Peter's role in Civil War , but also the fallout of the battles from the other movies. Read More »

Aisha Tyler leaving 'The Talk' after 6 years


When the actress was going through her divorce from Jeff Tietjens , the five women had a raw discussion about her heartbreak on the show's Monday, April 18, episode. In her explanation why she's leaving the show, Tyler cited her busy schedule as the reason behind the move. The longtime " The Talk " co-host has been with the daytime talk show since its second season and will remain on air until the current season seven wraps on Friday, Aug. Read More »

Prodigy's Funeral Service Will Be Open to the Public


The two GOATs pay tribute to the late Mobb Deep rapper. Kendrick also paid his respects to the iconic Loud Records MC via his "Best Male Hip-Hop Artist" acceptance speech at the 2017 BET Awards on Sunday. The Mobb Deep star died on 20 June (17), aged 42, days after he was hospitalised following a show in Las Vegas for "complications caused by a sickle cell anaemia crisis". Read More »

Cult of Chucky Trailer Brings Child's Play to the Asylum


And now, the film's new storyline continues with sequel Cult Of Chucky , a film that definitively answers the question, "Wait, are they still making Chucky movies?" After leaning into the comedy over the last few films, it looks like Cult of Chucky may be going a little heavier on the horror this time around and I'm here for it. Read More »

Jagga Jasoos: Katrina asks Ranbir to look into her eyes


MUMBAI-Katrina Kaif, who plays a journalist in Anurag Basu's adventure drama " Jagga Jasoos ", prepped for her role in the film by speaking to some real-life journalists with whom she shares an equation. To which Ranbir said, "In life, I am talking about in the film". In a recent video interview , Ranbir praised his ex girlfriend Katrina, "She gave me a lot in my first two films with her, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani and Raajneeti ". Read More »

First trailer for 'Jumanji' reboot is finally here


Playing the game caused them to get sucked into its world, a jungle teeming with risky animals and traps. Being naughty little sods, they decide to bunk off and play a video game on a dusty old console instead. Still, I'm not of the mindset that any sequel can compromise or "ruin" the original, so even if Welcome to the Jungle doesn't quite capture the magic of the first, it might still be a amusing and entertaining watch which is fine. Read More »

New trailer for Netflix's Death Note drops; Featurette too


There's also the leads: While lead Nat Wolff hasn't made much of an impression yet in his career, he looks like he'll do just fine as the disturbed Light Turner, while the rest of us will show up for Stanfield's L. Based on the Japanese manga of the same name, the film follows a high school student ( Nat Wolff ) who comes across a supernatural notebook that has the power to kill those whose names are inscribed upon it. Read More »

Hansen expects tough Lions test


Scottish prop Allan Dell played last week against the Chiefs as a sinbin replacement for Joe Marler, and Scotland first-five Finn Russell came on last night as a head injury replacement for Dan Bigger. "But that yellow card was going to be a penalty to us. I said just because you are not involved this week it doesn't mean you will potentially be excluded from the next Test". Read More »

Blasts Kendall & Kylie Jenner


This is far from the first time the two ladies have caught flack from the hip-hop community, as them and their family members have all been accused of cultural appropriation through their hairstyles , fashion choices, social media videos and more. Read More »

AMC renews 'Better Call Saul' for fourth season


Better Call Saul has been renewed for a fourth season! In addition to Gilligan and Gould, Mark Johnson (" Breaking Bad ", Diner, Rain Man) and Melissa Bernstein (" Breaking Bad ", "Rectify", "Halt and Catch Fire") also serve as exec producers alongside " Breaking Bad " alums Thomas Schnauz and Gennifer Hutchison. Read More »

Loose Sonoma nuts cost Kyle Busch another crew chief

Brad Keselowski will attempt to defend his 2016 win on Saturday. Since the win, the 41 team has gone through some struggles. He sits 22 in the standings right now and has just one top-5 finish. To complete the two-race Xfinity penalty, yet another JGR engineer, Matt Lucas , will replace Canter atop JGR's No. 20 Xfinity Series team pit box at Daytona. Read More »

Murray number one seed at Wimbledon


Read through our selection of greats before making your choice by voting at the bottom of the page. His season, however, has not been an unmitigated success: Days after beating Djokovic to win the Rome Masters, he crashed out of the French Open in the first round to Fernando Verdasco. Read More »

Clippers Believe Chris Paul Trade Clears Way to Re-Sign Griffin


He was the best player on the court all six years for the franchise, is one of the best distributors in the game and has been one of the best two-way guards in the Association. Per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical , Chris Paul and his representatives reportedly met with Clippers officials in Los Angeles to discuss his future on Monday. Read More »

Director Jon Watts' "Spider-Man: Homecoming"

At least this time around, Peter's origin retelling will not actually be part of the main show-simply titled Spider-Man. "[I'm] very proud, yeah, I try to be like him", said Holland's youngest brother Patrick, 13, stepping in the interview. Read More »

Iron Fist Nearly Made A Game Of Thrones Character Just Disappear


David Benioff and Daniel Brett Weiss, Game of Thrones' showrunners, first stressed that the actors who play Brienne and Tormund themselves have created this hilarious alchemy between their two characters! "Is that actually happening?'" the 30-year-old actress told Rolling Stone . Read More »

'Mubarakan': The second song 'Hawa Hawa' released!


The recreated track has been sung by Mika Singh & Prakriti Kakar. We think that Ileana, who is a fabulous dancer ( Happy Ending and Main Tera Hero ), has been underutilized in the song, in which Arjun Kapoor is all over the place. "It would mean blocking an entire street". The comedy flick also stars Arjun's real-life uncle Anil Kapoor besides Ileana D'Cruz and Athiya Shetty . Read More »

Taco Charlton finally gets his taco endorsement deal


Fortunately Taco Charlton was not drafted by either of those teams. Charlton, the 28th overall draft pick, was given the nickname Taco by his grandma. Fitting, considering the headline on the Dallas Morning News the night after the draft read " Taco Bueno ", a not so subtle reference to both. "We had to do something". Read More »

FBI Identifies Flint Airport Terrorist as Amor Ftouhi, Canadian Citizen From Turkey


FBI's Detroit field director David Gelios said Amor Ftouhi , a Canadian national, had been charged with violence at an worldwide airport. "I want to let you know that this is an FBI led scene at the moment, and that we are working together with our local, state and federal law enforcement partners to insure the safety of all", FBI spokesman Tim Wiley said. Read More »

LaVar Ball in talks to appear on Monday Night Raw


LaVar Ball and the WWE have yet to confirm the rumored guest appearance. Explosive guard Lonzo Ball is not interested in backing down in his rookie year as he wants to immediately make an impact on the team and help the Los Angeles Lakers finish in the top-8 in the Western Conference standings. Read More »

Watch Piers Morgan look on joylessly as his coworker roasts him


For the most part, Susanna does an incredible job of hiding her distain for Piers, but every so often there's a look in her eyes that screams, "WHY ME?!" Morgan, 52, was venting about people publicising their political views on Facebook, revealing that he had even deleted friends from his account over the habit. Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Has Loot Crates Like Overwatch


The alpha period apparently starts today. The alpha version of the upcoming sci-fi shooter is said to have a file size of 7.3GB for the PC. Launching in November of this year Star Wars Battlefront II was impressing the community with additions requested from the first game, and the announcement that all of its DLC would be free . Read More »

Biggest questions facing Rockets in aftermath of Chris Paul trade


Outside of Beverley becoming a cheaper target and Paul ruining the possibility of the most enjoyable team ever, the trade did little for the Cavs. If all goes well with the Rockets , the trade also set him up for a major pay day after next season when he's eligible for a 5 year deal worth close to $270 million. Read More »

Top NASCAR executive: 'Stage racing is definitely here to stay'

Asked after the race how much it may have helped his team's cause by Truex making a premature exit from the race, Childers quipped, "Well, are you talking about before or after he said, 'Tell Harvick to kiss my ass?" "(Chip Ganassi) is not the type of auto owner to just give you a vehicle", said Larson, adding that he's dropped several hints. Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn a big hit with Glastonbury crowd


There's a fair old distance between the Pyramid and Leftfield stages, so if you want a double-dose of Corbyn , you'll have to be quick about it. Corbym, who was introduced by event founder Michael Eavis, urged Donald Trump to build "bridges not walls", slammed Theresa May and hailed the young voters who backed his election campaign. Read More »

Chris Brown Says He Could Take All Three Migos Alone


Just a whole lotta haters. I don't know what's going on with that. "We don't want no smoke". "I just get to the money". "She was terrified that she would run into Chris all night and was literally always watching her back". Here comes the drama! Cops were called in following the heated confrontation but when they arrive on the scene both Chris Brown and the Migos trio of Quavo , Offset, and Takeoff had already left. Read More »

Irish church leader on DUP agreement and Northern Ireland deadlock

Labour warned it would undermine the Good Friday Agreement, which relies on the governments in London and Dublin acting as neutral third parties. "£1bn for Northern Ireland is over £550 for every person that lives there - great for them but just think what we can do with that sort of money". Read More »