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'Sultan' grosses over Rs 70 cr worldwide on its opening day
- July 12, 2016

For this, we will compare the opening day figures of the three biggest films of Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman . The film stars Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma as wrestlers. His simple and innocent character of Hanuman Bhakt Pawan Kumar Chaturvedi won the hearts of many and their love for the one and only Bhaijaan also reflected at the box office numbers. (more...)
Labour to decide on Corbyn ballot entry Labour to decide on Corbyn ballot entry
- July 12, 2016

The socialist head of Britain's opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, will discover on Tuesday whether he has the automatic right to defend himself from a leadership challenge - a key moment in the running battle for control of the party. (more...)
Cop Who Shot Black Motorist is a Dad and a Volunteer Cop Who Shot Black Motorist is a Dad and a Volunteer
- July 12, 2016

Jeronimo Yanez, an officer for the St. Anthony Police Department "was reacting to the actions of the driver", Thomas Kelly told The Associated Press . "Because what is depicted in the video , it just makes you sad to watch all of that unfold", Choi said Friday . Protesters have focused on the Minnesota governor's mansion in St. (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda takes final 'Hamilton' bow
- July 12, 2016

Fans quickly dubbed his haircut the "Hamilcut". The actor and songwriter then debuted the cut at his goodbye party, posing for photographers on the red carpet while wearing a jacket in tribute to the late Muhammad Ali . If you haven't heard of the musical theater genius that is Lin-Manuel Miranda, you probably haven't been paying attention to the world of Broadway over the past year. (more...)
India Pledges $15 Million Towards the Development of SMEs in Kenya India Pledges $15 Million Towards the Development of SMEs in Kenya
- July 12, 2016

Kenyatta was the leader of Kenya from independence in 1963 till his death in 1978, serving first as Prime Minister (1963-64) and then as President (1964-78). Kenya and India have pledged to partner in education, vocational training and skill development. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Monday, extended full cooperation to Kenya towards reaching its development goals. (more...)
US House chairmen seek new federal probe of Clinton testimony
- July 12, 2016

Among the many noteworthy things he had to say about her, perhaps one of President Obama's more poignant statements came when he talked about just how much he believes in the presumptive Democratic nominee as the future leader of our country. (more...)
Salman Khan's 'Sultan' Pins Top 2016 Bollywood Opening Day - Intl Box Office Salman Khan's 'Sultan' Pins Top 2016 Bollywood Opening Day - Intl Box Office
- July 12, 2016

While Sultan collection prediction was of anything between Rs 35 cr to Rs 40 cr, eventually the fact that Eid holiday was shifted cost Salman Khan. It emerged as the Biggest Eid grosser of all time with this much amount. Thereby the earnings will witness a positive surge. The Ali Abbas Zafar-directed film has opened well at single screens and multiplexes, with ticket pricing at Desai's theatre properties being at Rs 100-120, while that at the multiplexes it ranges anywhere from Rs 300 to ... (more...)
Ryan Lochte misses cut in Olympic trials, won't qualify to defend title Ryan Lochte misses cut in Olympic trials, won't qualify to defend title
- July 12, 2016

This group of U.S. Olympic Trials qualifiers joins seven current, former and future members of the LSU program who competed across the world and represented six other countries this spring. He passed up a cortisone shot and hopes massage and stretching will address the problem. "I heard the crowd tonight", Ledecky said. "Michael told me how proud he was of me and that meant a lot", said Kalisz. (more...)
Taylor Swift World's Highest Earning Celebrity
- July 12, 2016

The singer's 1989 World Tour brought in massive bags of cash. "She also pads her pocketbook by shilling for brands including Diet Coke, Keds and Apple". Now, Taylor swift can take it all in and relax. British singer Adele came in at number 9 (US$80.5 million) while Taylor's former beau, musician Calvin Harris, also made the cut coming in at number 21 (US$63 million). (more...)
Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of 'Deer Hunter,' Dies at 77
- July 12, 2016

Friends of Cimino raised the alarm on Saturday, 2 July, when they were unable to contact him by phone. Tributes from members of the Hollywood community poured in after news of Cimino's death. "He went from a big Oscar film to suddenly being a pariah - everybody's whipping boy", Kris Kristofferson, who starred in the film, told the Los Angeles Times in 2004. (more...)
10 things you need to know about 'Ghostbusters'
- July 12, 2016

Reitman, who directed the first two "Ghostbusters" films, was originally developing a third movie with the original cast before plans went awry in part due to Bill Murray's unpredictability and the death of original star and cowriter Harold Ramis. (more...)
Thousands take to streets across U.S. to protest police violence
- July 12, 2016

Reed again blasted some protesters' strategy of blocking freeways as risky for themselves and motorists. "That will not be tolerated - we don't operate like that in Louisiana", Edwards said. Chief Turner also reiterated the mayor's remarks. Obey the officers and their instructions. "APD is encouraging conversation and dialogue and we will talk to anyone who wants constructive dialogue", Turner said. (more...)
Ciara is marrying Russell Wilson in England today
- July 12, 2016

The pair shared their first photo as Mr and Mrs Wison on social media, accompanying the image with the caption, " We are The Wilsons! ". "It's all about time", Ciara told ET late a year ago of the couple's possible 2016 engagement. The " Love Sex Magic " singer - who shares a 2-year-old son, Future Jr. with her ex-fiancé, rapper Future - and Wilson, a devout Christian, chose to remain celibate throughout their courtship. (more...)
Canadian teen wins Wimbledon junior title, Raonic falls in men's final
- July 12, 2016

Murray claimed his third grand slam title on Sunday with a straight-sets win over Milos Raonic at the All England Club, the Briton taking advantage of Djokovic's surprising early exit to go all the way. "I'm just really proud that I managed to do it again after a lot of tough losses in the latter stages of the slams over the last couple of years", said Murray , who became the first British man since Fred Perry in the 1930s to have his name engraved a few times on the gilded surface of the ... (more...)
Gabby Douglas Gets Her Own Barbie Doll Gabby Douglas Gets Her Own Barbie Doll
- July 12, 2016

Douglas, who became the first African-American gymnast to take home the gold for the individual all-around event in 2012, is excited about "Gabby", her new doll. "Everyone sees me as a role model and it's just fantastic". "I'm still trying to process this". "I love a challenge", Douglas said in a press release. (more...)
Biden rebuffs Giuliani on Black Lives Matter Biden rebuffs Giuliani on Black Lives Matter
- July 12, 2016

Authorities, protest leaders and the mother of one of the victims have appealed for calm as over 300 demonstrators, angry at the latest killings of black men by police officers , were arrested in a weekend of intense, sometimes violent nationwide protests. (more...)
"Finding Dory" number one in the box office for a third week
- July 12, 2016

Looking back, the first in the now Purge trilogy stopped at $64.5 million in the U.S. while the sequel ended up higher, $72 million. The sequel to the 1996 global blockbuster brought in $20.2 million for the Independence Day weekend, bringing its cumulative domestic total to $76.4 million in its second week of release. (more...)
Noel Gallagher remembers Caroline Aherne with 'Half The World Away' Noel Gallagher remembers Caroline Aherne with 'Half The World Away'
- July 12, 2016

He wrote: "So sad 2 hear the passing of Caroline Aherne it was a privilege to have worked with her on the Royle Family very talented woman indeed RIP X". The dysfunctional Royle family , from the comedy series of the same name she created, drew heavily on her own childhood and the people she met while she was growing up. (more...)
PM Modi leaves for India after four-nation African tour PM Modi leaves for India after four-nation African tour
- July 12, 2016

In another purported reference to Pakistan, the prime minister added that those who provide shelter to terrorists and use them as political instruments must be condemned. "They also help improve the lives of people in other developing countries", he said. In comments that seemed to be directed at controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, now in the news for all the wrong reasons, Modi said, "preachers of hate and violence are threatening the fabric of our society". (more...)
Drug Addicts behind Terror Attacks on Saudi Mosques, Interior Ministry Drug Addicts behind Terror Attacks on Saudi Mosques, Interior Ministry
- July 12, 2016

Following an intensive investigation, 19 persons - seven Saudis and twelve Pakistanis - who were involved in the terrorist attacks in Madinah, Qatif and Jeddah, have been arrested, the officials added. The holiday is celebrated by Muslims worldwide to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Islamic State says the Saudi rulers are apostates and has declared its intention to topple them. (more...)
Woman wounded in downtown ambush describes attacks, thanks officers for shielding her
- July 12, 2016

Doctors repaired it with a plate and screws, but said she can't put weight on her leg for another two to three months. She described the first officer to help her as a "big guy". By the time they reached Baylor Medical Center, she said, the car's tires were flat and they were driving "on rims only". Authorities say 21 St. (more...)
Are Spice Girls GEM about to launch their own talent show? Are Spice Girls GEM about to launch their own talent show?
- July 12, 2016

The Spice Girls know what fans really, really want. The Spice Girls first single " Wannabe " was released on 8th July 1996. Victoria " Posh Spice " Beckham and Melanie " Sporty Spice " Chisholm are missing from a video released where the group seemingly confirms the reunion. (more...)
Social media images from protests against police brutality across the US Social media images from protests against police brutality across the US
- July 12, 2016

St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez shot Castile on Wednesday in the St. Paul suburb of Falcon Heights. Protests were also held in several other cities across the country after a Minnesota officer on Wednesday fatally shot Philando Castile while he was in a auto with a woman and a child. (more...)
Go ahead and RSVP to Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates
- July 12, 2016

Adam Devine and Zac Efron fail to provide many laughs in Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates . Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates hits theaters tomorrow. That said, I have to again go back to the strength of Plaza and Kendrick's performances, which add yet more impact to the realization that some of our best film comics today - think Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig - are actresses who often outdo their male counterparts in delivering really, really amusing big-screen ... (more...)
2 bailiffs shot and killed at MI courthouse 2 bailiffs shot and killed at MI courthouse
- July 12, 2016

The gunman also fatally shot another bailiff and wounded a civilian before being shot dead by responding law enforcement officers, Bailey said. The injuries suffered by the deputy and the civilian were not considered life-threatening. Joseph. - According to multiple reports, multiple people have been shot at a Berrien County courthouse in MI, and that includes a police officer. Sheriff Paul Bailey says the inmate had just been removed from a holding cell and was on his way to a courtroom ... (more...)