Friday, 23 August 2019
Latest news
Home » Arts&Culture


2 future British kings attend Pippa's wedding

Pippa Middleton, 33, is set to marry her long-term boyfriend James Matthews, 41, in Berkshire this afternoon. The bride, who looked tanned and toned, had managed to keep her wedding gown a secret until she arrived - a bespoke Giles Deacon wedding gown, crafted to create the impression of being seamless. Read More »

George, Charlotte take part in Pippa Middleton's wedding


After chatting to the Duchess on Tuesday, Andrew Bates said: " She said they were all really looking forward to her sister's wedding at the weekend, but she was a bit anxious about how her children might behave". Not at the ceremony was Prince Harry's girlfriend, American actress Meghan Markle. Their relationship has become serious in recent months, with Harry speaking out to ask the press to respect their privacy. Read More »

SNL's President Trump seals Sean Spicer's job fate with a kiss

Sean Spicer is back. McCarthy's Spicer suddenly leaves the press room on the electric podium, setting off for NY to find Trump. "Trump is innocent", she insisted. A reporter poses the question to McCarthy: "You must know this Russian Federation thing looks really bad?" " He's my friend", SNL host and McCarthy's Spicer replied, apparently shakened. Read More »

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' rockets to No


Zoe Saldana , Dave Bautista and Karen Gillian star alongside Vin Diesel as the voice of baby Groot and Bradley Cooper as Rocket. The sequel's success has in part to do with its May release, as opposed to the original's August release. Read More »

Aishwarya Rai at Cannes


Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is indeed an enchantress and it wouldn't be wrong to say that she is looking stunning in her looks from the Cannes Film Festival. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has a record at Cannes Film Festival for creating a storm with her unconventional choices. When Aishwarya Rai first stepped out of her home to leave for Cannes , her pictures with her five-year-old daughter Aaradhya swarmed the internet. Read More »

Cannes Film Festival Bans Netflix's Streaming Only Movies


For me, the only solution is that the new platforms should respect and obey the existing rules that are already adopted and respected by the existing networks. That's how much Cannes's population swells to during the festival. "The establishment [is] closing ranks against us", he wrote. Jake Gyllenhaal, meanwhile, will be promoting Netflix monster movie Okja , and Twilight star Robert Pattinson will be out for the premiere of bank-robber drama Good Time , starring Jennifer Jason Leigh. Read More »

New York Yankees retire Derek Jeter's No. 2 jersey


The previous high for a non-game on YES viewers was 651,000 for the dedication of George Steinbrenner's plaque in Monument Park on September 20, 2010. At his first big league camp in 1994, he was given No. 74. It was, perhaps, a little ironic that No. 2 gets a doubleheader, but the extended length of the day didn't dampen manager Joe Girardi's enthusiasm about it. Read More »

Geelani under NIA scanner for allegedly receiving Lashkar funds


Pro-freedom leader and chairman Jammu Kashmir National Front Nayeem Khan has termed the alleged sting operation carried out by India Today as doctored and termed "the move as a propaganda against the freedom movement". The National Investigation Agency on Saturday quizzed three Kashmiri separatists in connection with its probe into the role of Lashker-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Mohammed Saeed and hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in subversive activities in Jammu and Kashmir. Read More »

Rouhani expected to win Iran presidential election


Iran has 56 million eligible voters, and polling stations will stay open past their official closing time of 6pm if any voters are still waiting in line. The hard-liners in Iran contend that Rouhani gave up the country's nuclear programme without getting anything in return. The deal brought hope to millions of Iranians. Read More »

Bob Carter, Father of Aaron and Nick Carter, Dies at 65


Aaron also shared his grievances on both Twitter and Instagram , posting adoring photos in memory of his father. "This is the last pic I have (of) my dad". This is the second tragedy for the Carter family in recent years. Bob Carter had complained about arm twitches and chest pains before he went to bed on the Tuesday night, and it is thought he suffered a heart attack during the night. Read More »

Sonam excited for Cannes, but has no advice for Deepika

On Day 1, for the red carpet she stunned everybody by wearing jewel-toned maroon creation by Marchesa Notte for her red carpet appearance at the opening ceremony of the Cannes Film Festival. "Susan Sarandon was talking about her son making a film and how he picked up on the dance element we have in Indian films and incorporated it in his film". Read More »

Fox News' Bob Beckel fired for racist comments


But lawyer Doug Wigdor said Beckel allegedly left his office when a man came to work on his computer, saying he was doing so because the man was black. Lord responded and began the investigation. Beckel apologized to the employee, and there was no effort to persuade the worker to withdraw his complaint, the network said. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Hits 100 Million Followers on Instagram


Kim doesn't have the most followers on the 'gram, but she remains in the list of the top 10 most followed people. Last night, Kim K jumped on Instagram to show off Nori's priceless facial expression to her reaching 100 milli. The 36-year-old star shared a special photo collage featuring Kanye West and their adorable kids, North and Saint , to celebrate the milestone. 'Family is everything to me'. Read More »

NHS cyber attack: A&Es 'fully open' again

He said: 'I am going to see my patients, but of course we cannot access any records and can't prescribe'. "The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has been engaging with Australian businesses and industry sectors over the weekend to ensure they are aware of the threat and have taken appropriate measures", the agency said in a statement. Read More »

Weiner pleads guilty to sexting; faces possible prison time

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner will plead guilty on Friday to one federal count related to "sexting" with minors and likely will have to register as a sex offender, sources told News 4 NY. Abedin, a top aide to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton past year, separated from Weiner in September after revelations he had sent more sexually charged messages online. Read More »

Trailer Park- 'Alien: Covenant' hopes to take over the box office


Indeed, it wouldn't be an Alien movie without a huge dose of the freakish, because why should a franchise centered on aliens hatching out of human beings' chests be anything less than a carnival of the grotesque? "I think the teenage crowd - the 20-something crowd - is going to go to this, but there isn't really huge star power here", Murphy said of the film. Read More »

Bill O'Reilly Has Some Words on the Death of Roger Ailes


Thanks largely to Ailes, TV news has become more than news. When Chandler was editor-in-chief of the New York Post, every time the Post published a story about Fox, Ailes would call, he recalled , and "quite often complain that we hadn't given it enough prominence" or that it "was too critical". Read More »

Residents take stock after night of tornadoes in central US

The preliminary damage rating for the tornado is a strong EF2, according to the National Weather Service . Storms whipped through a wide swath of the central US, forming tornadoes that flattened a Wisconsin mobile home park and an Oklahoma subdivision and killing at least two people and injuring dozens of others. Read More »

Aaradhya and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan touch down at Cannes


It's that time of the year, when Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, in her "oh-so-gorgeous" avatar walks the red carpet for Cannes and the entire world go insane over her. Also, Bachchan is yet to walk on red carpet whereas the Raam Leela actress and charismatic Deepika Padukone has arrived and walked already. With her tresses left open, she looked exquisite as she exuded confidence and elan in her one-shoulder floor-sweeping dress. Read More »

Former US Rep. Anthony Weiner faces charges... 9:30 am Fri

He resigned from the US Congress in 2011 after another sexting scandal. Weiner agreed Friday not to appeal any sentence between 21 and 27 months in prison. The plea stems from an investigation of his 2016 text exchanges with a 15-year-old girl in North Carolina. Weiner admitted that in 2016, he started up an online relationship with the North Carolina teen "who said she was a high school student" after she contacted him online. Read More »

After Times Square attack, calls for more sidewalk barriers

Rojas waited on Seventh Avenue at 42nd Street for traffic to pass, then made a right turn onto the sidewalk, striking 18-year-old MI tourist Alyssa Elsman between 42nd and 43rd streets, and continuing on to hit others, Aubry said. The 2009 Honda Accord sedan went up on a sidewalk on 7th Ave between 42nd and 43rd street - hitting multiple pedestrians. She watched the auto slam into a steel divider and catch fire, she said. Read More »

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz To Leave Office At The End Of June

The Utah Republican heads the House oversight and government reform committee. Chaffetz wields significant power as the chairman of the House Oversight Committee. Jason Chaffetz was a determined investigator of the Obama administration and of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was Secretary of State. Read More »

'Mamma Mia!' film sequel gets July 2018 release date


Timed to coincide with the tenth anniversary of the original film's release, the Mamma Mia sequel promises to return audiences to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi. It starred Meryl Streep , Amanda Seyfried, Julie Walters, Dominic Cooper, Stellan Skarsgård , Colin Firth and Pierce Brosnan . The new film - Mamma Mia! What we do know for sure, however, is that the old-school tunes will be back. Read More »

S Korea president says 'high possibility' of conflict with North


The claim is being made at a time when speculation is rising over the goal of CIA Director Mike Pompeo's recent visit to Seoul, where he may have met with a high-level defector, according to the Washington Free Beacon . The United States said Tuesday it believed it could persuade China to impose new U.N. sanctions on North Korea and warned that Washington would also target and "call out" countries supporting Pyongyang. Read More »

The return of Twin Peaks


Among 217 listed cast members, MacLachlan's fellow returnees include Madchen Amick, Richard Beymer, David Duchovny , Sherilyn Fenn , David Patrick Kelly, Sheryl Lee , Peggy Lipton , Harry Dean Stanton, Russ Tamblyn, Ray Wise and Grace Zabriskie. Read More »

Almodovar and Smith's comments on Netflix at Cannes

Oscar victor Vanessa Redgrave, twice Cannes' Best Actress, makes her directorial debut at the age of 80 with " Sea Sorrow ", a documentary about the European refugee crisis. Stars are arriving under tighter security than in previous years, 10 months after the truck attack in nearby Nice that killed 86 people. Festival organizers have said everything was being done to maintain safety and the event's celebratory atmosphere. Read More »

CO man expected to be released from prison, arrested by ICE

The agency is working to deport him to Cuba, a country he left as a toddler on the 1980 Mariel boat lift. Lima-Marin is an "asset to society" and an "outstanding citizen" who worked with young people and encouraged them to make good decisions, according to the judge's ruling. Read More »

Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Assange


Though Assange's lawyer declared the dropped charges a "total victory" for his client, Assange remains unable to leave the embassy without the threat of arrest. The 45-year-old Australian has always denied the 2010 rape allegations, which he feared would see him extradited to the United States and tried over the leaking of hundreds of thousands of secret U.S. Read More »

Marcus: Why didn't Trump want anyone to hear his conversation with Comey?

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the Republican chairman of a House oversight panel, vows to get copies of any memos Comey wrote about meetings with Trump, tweeting: "I have my subpoena pen ready". Putin's cheeky proposal comes two days after the Washington Post broke the story that Trump had shared sensitive intelligence with Lavrov, as well as with Russia's ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak. Read More »

Putin offers transcript to prove Trump did not pass Russia secrets

About 10 House Republicans and four Senate Republicans have called for some sort of independent investigation. Speaker Paul Ryan warned on Wednesday against jumping to conclusions following revelations a day earlier that President Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to end the investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, as detailed in a memo written by Comey. Read More »

Top dollar: Browns sign Myles Garrett, 1st overall pick


He will have an immediate impact for the Browns, who went 1-15 last season and haven't been to the playoffs since 2002. Per Mary Kay Cabot of the Plain Dealer , there is also no offset language in Garrett's contract, which means if Cleveland cut him before year three, for example, and another team signed him, that would be new money for him as opposed to Cleveland's remaining commitment being offset by the new team. Read More »