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Priyanka pens emotional note on father's birth anniversary
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra has penned an emotional note on her father Ashok Chopra's birth anniversary.
2019-08-24
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
She-Hulk, Moon Knight set to join Marvel's superhero slate
Anaheim (California), Aug 24 (IANS) Marvel Studios is amping up the superhero slate, with She-Hulk and Moon Knight ready to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).
2019-08-24
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Guterres hopes negotiations for humanitarian access to Kashmir goes forward
United Nations, Aug 24 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres hopes that under the current situation in Kashmir, negotiations by UN human rights officials for access to the area "can move forward", according to his Associate Spokesperson Eri Kaneko.
2019-08-24
Category: International, United States,Politics
India didn't seek mediation as Trump claimed: US official
New York, Aug 23 (IANS) A senior US official has conceded that India has not requested any mediation with Pakistan on Kashmir, contradicting President Donald Trump's claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked him to mediate or arbitrate.
2019-08-23
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Sophie Turner shakes a leg with Priyanka Chopra's mom
Los Angeles, Aug 23 (IANS) "Game of Thrones" star Sophie Turner not only bonds well with sister-in-law and actress Priyanka Chopra but also maintains a good rapport with her mother Madhu Chopra. A video of the Jonas wives dancing at Jonas Brothers' concert is a proof.
2019-08-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Hollywood
Taron Egerton, Lucy Boynton in VR project 'Glimpse'
Los Angeles, Aug 23 (IANS) Actors Taron Egerton and Lucy Boynton will feature in a virtual reality-based project "Glimpse".
2019-08-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Decoded: Taylor Swift's 'Lover' lyrics are all about Joe Alwyn
Los Angeles, Aug 23 (IANS) It seems Taylor Swift has found the right muse in her lover of nearly three years.
2019-08-23
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Serena faces Sharapova in US Open first round
New York, Aug 23 (IANS) Five-time champion Serena Williams will be facing 2006 winner Maria Sharapova in the first round of the 2019 US Open. This though the 22nd time that the two former world number ones will clash, it is the first time ever they will do so at the US Open.
2019-08-23
Category: International, United States,Sports,Tennis
Florida executes serial killer who preyed on gay men
Miami, Aug 23 (IANS) A serial killer who preyed on gay men along the US east coast has been executed in Florida, the media reported on Friday.
2019-08-23
Category: International, United States,Crime/Disaster/Accident
'Big Mouth' season 3 to premiere in October
Los Angeles, Aug 22 (IANS) Animated comedy show "Big Mouth" will return to Netflix with its third season on October 4.
2019-08-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Quentin Tarantino is set to become a father
Los Angeles, Aug 22 (IANS) Hollywood maverick Quentin Tarantino, 56, is expecting his first child with wife Daniella Pick.
2019-08-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Rishi Kapoor dines with 'chef supreme' Vikas Khanna
New York, Aug 22 (IANS) Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna personally prepared a sumptuous meal for veteran actors Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Kapoor and Anupam Kher.
2019-08-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Liam Hemsworth files for divorce from Miley Cyrus
Los Angeles, Aug 22 (IANS) Actor Liam Hemsworth has filed for a divorce from singer Miley Cyrus, citing "irreconcilable differences".
2019-08-22
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
Trump renews attack on Denmark over Greenland
Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has again tore into Denmark for shunning him.
2019-08-22
Category: International, United States,Politics
Quit smoking to cut heart disease risk
New York, Aug 21 (IANS) Heavy cigarette smokers can reduce their risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) by 39 per cent within five years if they quit, researchers said.
2019-08-21
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss return for 'Matrix 4'
Los Angeles, Aug 21 (IANS) Actors Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss are returning for the fourth installment of the "Matrix" franchise, which will be helmed by Lana Wachowski.
2019-08-21
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Demi Lovato joins Will Ferrell in comedy 'Eurovision'
Los Angeles, Aug 21 (IANS) Singer Demi Lovato has been roped in for Netflix's upcoming comedy movie "Eurovision".
2019-08-21
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Chris Pine to play Richard Nixon's lawyer in new biopic
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) "Wonder Woman" star Chris Pine has been roped in to play Richard Nixon's lawyer John Dean in a new biopic.
2019-08-20
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz
It's splitsville for Sam Claflin, Laura Haddock
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) "Me Before You" star Sam Claflin and his wife and actress Laura Haddock have split after six years of marriage.
2019-08-20
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Release of Iranian oil tanker unfortunate: Pompeo
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has called the release of an Iranian oil tanker "unfortunate", as the ship which was detained by Gibraltar in July on suspicion of transporting oil to Syria, was on its way to Greece after leaving port in the British territory.
2019-08-20
Category: International, United States,Politics
It was a pleasure working with Gerard Butler: Freeman
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Hollywood legend Morgan Freeman is glad that he finally got a chance to share screen space with actor Gerard Butler in "Angel Has Fallen".
2019-08-20
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Corinne Foxx's horrible underwater experience
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (IANS) Actress Corinne Foxx says shooting underwater for "47 Meters Down Uncaged" was very uncomfortable.
2019-08-19
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Dwayne Johnson marries longtime bae Lauren Hashian
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (IANS) Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson has exchanged vows with longtime girlfriend and singer Lauren Hashian in Hawaii.
2019-08-19
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
US man arrested over threats to Jewish centre
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Police in the US state of Ohio have arrested a man they believe threatened to carry out a shooting at a Jewish community centre, the media reported on Monday.
2019-08-19
Category: International, United States,Crime/Disaster/Accident
'Tim Cook right that China trade war will help Samsung'
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has praised Apple CEO Tim Cook for "making a good case" that tariffs on China will help Samsung gain more as it is based in South Korea and does not need to pay any tariffs.
2019-08-19
Category: International, United States,Technology
Trump expresses optimism over US, Taliban talks
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has expressed optimism over the talks between the Taliban and American negotiators as the two sides were trying to chalk out a deal on the withdrawal of US forces in exchange for a Taliban commitment on security and peace talks with the Afghan government.
2019-08-19
Category: International, United States,Politics
Joe Jonas rings in 30th birthday with Bond theme party
Los Angeles, Aug 18 (IANS) Singer Joe Jonas marked his 30th birthday with a "James Bond" themed birthday party.
2019-08-18
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood,Hollywood
6 injured, 13 arrested in US protests
Washington, Aug 18 (IANS) At least six people were injured and 13 others arrested during far-right and counter protests in the US city of Portland, police said.
2019-08-18
Category: International, United States,Politics
Kashmir: Will BBC Once Again Lift The Veil Of Secrecy? (Comment)
It is just as well that the BBC has decided to expand its shortwave radio service in Kashmir to beat the communications blackout. This is not the first time the BBC has played this role - and for good reason. Because the supine, mainstream media in L.K. Advanis words crawls when it is asked to bend.
2019-08-18
Category: International, United States,National,Opinion/Commentary
Meet Hollywood's master of blood, gore, kills & chills
New York, Aug 18 (IANS) Alexandre Aja's love for horror made him dive deep into the genre and create hits like "The Hills Have Eyes", "Piranha 3D" and "Mirrors". The filmmaker says he initially thought that he would get over the genre, but is glad that his obsession with the genre is intact.
2019-08-18
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Legendary Bond Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 mn
New York, Aug 17 (IANS) A James Bond car, with revolving number plates, machine guns behind tail lights and devices to emit smoke, spread nails and slash tyres of pursuers, has been sold for $6.4 million at a car auction in California, reports said.
2019-08-17
Category: International, United States,National,IANS Life
'Vaping-linked' lung illness reported in 100 people in US
New York, Aug 17 (IANS) Health officials in the US are reportedly investigating nearly 100 cases of young adults with severe respiratory problems in 14 states.
2019-08-17
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
New drug for pancreatic cancer shows promise in trial
New York, Aug 17 (IANS) Researchers have found a new drug for treating pancreatic cancer which showed promising initial results during clinical trial testing.
2019-08-17
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine
Djokovic sets Medvedev showdown in Cincinnati Masters
Washington, Aug 17 (IANS) World's number one Novak Djokovic reached the semifinals of the ongoing Cincinnati Masters after defeating Frenchman Lucas Pouille in their last-eight match.
2019-08-17
Category: International, United States,Sports,Tennis
US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil tanker
Washington, Aug 17 (IANS) The US Justice Department has issued a warrant to seize a detained Iranian oil tanker, the Grace 1, a day after a judge in Gibraltar ordered it to be released, the media reported on Saturday.
2019-08-17
Category: International, United States,Politics
Kids with mild asthma can use inhalers as needed
New York, Aug 17 (IANS) Researchers have found that children with mild asthma can effectively manage the condition by using their two inhalers -- one a steroid and the other a bronchodilator -- when symptoms occur.
2019-08-17
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society,Lifestyle/Fashion
Doctors can help parents talk with their kids about sex
New York, Aug 17 (IANS) Parents and teenagers often find it difficult to talk about sex and alcohol, but a new study suggests that doctors can help.
2019-08-17
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society,Lifestyle/Fashion
UNSC accepts India's efforts in Kashmir, wants all to follow suit: Envoy
United Nations, Aug 16 (IANS) The Security Council has acknowledged India's measures to bring normalcy and development to Kashmir and wants all countries to follow suit, India's Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin said on Friday.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
UNSC accepts India's effort for normalcy in Kashmir: Envoy
United Nations, Aug 16 (IANS) The UN Security Council in its informal consultation on Kashmir on Friday acknowledged India's measures to bring normalcy and development to the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, said India's Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
India's envoy to UN: Issues relating to Article 370 an internal matter
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) Matters relating to Article 370 on Kashmir are "entirely an internal matter of India and have no external ramifications", Syed Akbaruddin, India's permanent representative to the United Nations, said here on Friday after the UNSC held closed door consultations on Kashmir.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
Post-UNSC meet, China asks India, Pak to settle disputes peacefully
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) Zhang Jun, China's ambassador to the UN, on Friday urged India and Pakistan to settle disputes peacefully and "discard the zerosum game mentality".
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
Jupiter still reeling from head-on collision 4.5bn years ago
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) A colossal, head-on collision between Jupiter and a still-forming planet in the early solar system, about 4.5 billion years ago, has left Jupiter's core less dense and more extended that expected, say researchers.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech
Ultimately India, Pakistan have to find solution: J&K Plebiscite Front leader
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) A leader of the Jammu and Kashmir Plebiscite Front (JKPF) has said that because of the indifference of the world powers to the Kashmir issue, it will ultimately be up to India and Pakistan to find a solution that gives the people of the region a voice.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Politics
Pro-Khalistan Sikhs hold protest with Pakistanis outside UN on Kashmir
New York, Aug 16 (IANS) Pro-Khalistan Sikhs joined by some Pakistanis held a protest outside the UN demanding the restoration of Kashmir's special status.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Politics,Religion,Immigration/Law/Rights
Federer exits, Djokovic advances in Cincinnati Masters
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Seven-time champion Roger Federer bowed out of the ongoing Cincinnati Masters after facing a shocking defeat to Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev in his Round of 16 match.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Sports,Tennis
Noah, Lana start shooting for third 'To All the Boys...3'
Los Angeles, Aug 16 (IANS) Actors Noah Centineo and Lana Condor have announced that they are shooting for the third installment of "To All the Boys Ive Loved Before" and that the Netflix film's part two will premier on February 12.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Pakistan hit by diplomatic setback as UNSC declines request for open session on Kashmir
United Nations, Aug 16 (IANS) Despite intense lobbying, Pakistan has been dealt a diplomatic setback with the UN Security Council declining to hold a formal session on Kashmir with its participation, and instead scheduling a closed-door consultation on "India/Pakistan" at China's insistence on Friday.
2019-08-16
Category: International, United States,Politics
Pak failure: UNSC to hold only closed-door talks
United Nations, Aug 15 (IANS) Pakistan has failed to get an open meeting of the Security Council on Kashmir with its participation, as the body decided instead to hold a closed-door consultation on Friday at the request of China.
2019-08-15
Category: International, United States,Diplomacy
Man dies after taco-eating contest in US
Washington, Aug 15 (IANS) A man died shortly after participating in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in the US state of California, authorities said.
2019-08-15
Category: International, United States,Human Interest/Society
US moves to block release of Iranian vessel in Gibraltar
Washington, Aug 15 (IANS) The US has applied to a court in Gibraltar to halt the release of an Iranian supertanker which was earlier detained for breaching international sanctions on oil shipments.
2019-08-15
Category: International, United States,Politics,Defence/Security