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Box office report: Padmaavat becomes Ranveer Singh's highest opener ever! Box office report: Padmaavat becomes Ranveer Singh's highest opener ever!
- February 01, 2018

Felt reduced to a vagina only: Swara on Padmaavat Actress Swara Bhasker has, in a scathing comment on Padmaavat , said she felt like a "vagina only" after watching the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial. "But I feel she is a warrior in her way". Recalling the experience of shooting for the jauhar sequence - when women are shown ready to court death - she said the last scene had stayed with her for quite some time. (more...)
DOJ Seeks Dismissal of Indictment Against Sen. Menendez DOJ Seeks Dismissal of Indictment Against Sen. Menendez
- February 01, 2018

Though Melgen was convicted previous year of a almost $9 million Medicare fraud, prosecutors said Menendez had tried to make the case go away by reaching out to top officials at the Department of Health and Human Services, including the agency's secretary at the time, Kathleen Sebelius. (more...)
'Kim Jong Un's brother met with unidentified American' 'Kim Jong Un's brother met with unidentified American'
- February 01, 2018

These details were revealed during questioning from the defense attorneys representing the two women charged with Kim's murder at the Kuala Lumpur airport. Wan Azirul agreed with Gooi's statement that Kim met a "Korean-American based in Bangkok" at the hotel. Jong-nam arrived in Malaysia on February 6 before travelling two days later to Langkawi Island, a tourist spot off Malaysia's west coast, the lead police investigator in the case, Wan Azirul Nizam told the court. (more...)
Paris, French towns swimming in flood waters Paris, French towns swimming in flood waters
- January 31, 2018

The agency added that water levels would recede on Tuesday. Floodwaters were nearing their peak in Paris on Saturday, with the rain-swollen Seine River engulfing scenic quays and threatening wine cellars and museum basements. Riverside train stations along the line that serves Versailles are also closed, and will remain that way for several more days. Flooding caused destruction in Paris in 1910 when the Seine rose by 8.65 metres, although no deaths were recorded there. (more...)
Almost All Saudi Arabia's Detainees At Ritz-Carlton Released Almost All Saudi Arabia's Detainees At Ritz-Carlton Released
- January 31, 2018

Prince Alwaleed had been confined at the Ritz-Carlton since early November, along with dozens of other senior officials and businessmen, part of the crown prince's plan to reform oil superpower Saudi Arabia and consolidate his position. He is ranked among the richest people in the world, with Forbes once estimating his fortune to be worth $18.7 billion. In an interview with Reuters at his suite in the Ritz-Carlton hours before he was released on Saturday, Prince Alwaleed said he had been ... (more...)
Yemeni separatists capture Aden Yemeni separatists capture Aden
- January 31, 2018

Weekend fighting in the South Yemen capital city of Aden has left UAE-backed separatists in control of most of the government buildings. Residents said on Tuesday gunmen opened fire on the checkpoint after a suicide bomber drove his booby-trapped auto into the checkpoint northeast of Ataq, the capital of the province of Shabwa. (more...)
Britain can not have a la carte deal on transition, Brussels says Britain can not have a la carte deal on transition, Brussels says
- January 30, 2018

The announcement by the negotiator that the discussion only took two minutes appears created to show the EU's unity when compared with the British government, which has faced criticism from its own backbenchers over plans for the transition period and has yet to agree what sort of trade deal it wants. (more...)
Air Force One to receive upgrades that could cost taxpayers Air Force One to receive upgrades that could cost taxpayers
- January 29, 2018

She added: " Although serviced on a regular basis, reliability has decreased with failures increasing, especially in hot/humid environments ". "The units were based on the technology at the time and designed for short-term food storage", a USAF spokeswoman told CNN . (more...)
French woman suffering frostbite in Himalayas rescued, Polish climber still missing French woman suffering frostbite in Himalayas rescued, Polish climber still missing
- January 29, 2018

Mackiewicz and Revol had attempted to ascend 8,126-meter Nanga Parbat, but the man suffered snow blindness and altitude sickness, and the team couldn't reach him due to bad weather. Haidri said the rescuers are in the process of transferring Revol, who has frostbite on her feet and can not walk, to a nearby town. Revol knows Mackiewicz's location high up on Nanga Parbat, where in winter perceived temperatures can reach minus 60 degrees celsius. (more...)
Nipissing MPP Fedeli throwing his hat in the ring for party leadership Nipissing MPP Fedeli throwing his hat in the ring for party leadership
- January 29, 2018

Nevertheless, McShane said Brown had no choice but to step aside after the allegations became public. CTV News reported that two women have come forward with graphic sexual misconduct allegations against Brown that date back to when the Opposition leader was a federal MP. (more...)
Trump Apologizes for Retweeting Far-Right British Group's Anti-Muslim Videos
- January 29, 2018

I'm for men". In a Sunday interview, Trump unapologetically told British journalist Piers Morgan that he is not a feminist . "Here's what's fair", Trump told Morgan , a friend since Morgan won Celebrity Apprentice in 2008 . The interview, with presenter Piers Morgan , will be telecast in the United Kingdom on Sunday. "I don't want to cause any difficulty for your country". (more...)
Searchers find body believed to be missing NC boy, FBI says Searchers find body believed to be missing NC boy, FBI says
- January 28, 2018

Sheriff Ralph Kersey has said Raul went to the home of a neighbor, who told him to go home. "I told him to call 911", she said, with tears in her eyes. "I want to thank our partners and the community for the tremendous outpouring of support", Kersey said. It was found when the pond was drained. A rumor has also circulated on Facebook and Snapchat that the boy was found and safe. (more...)
Macron calls for more sanctions, pressure on Venezuela Macron calls for more sanctions, pressure on Venezuela
- January 28, 2018

The Colombian government said that it would recognize neither the Venezuelan presidential election nor its results because the vote lacks transparency and legitimacy, said president Juan Manuel Santos. French President Emmanuel Macron said Friday he was "rather favorable" to increasing European sanctions on Venezuela. Several neighboring Latin American countries have also criticized holding an early election, saying they cut short negotiations with Venezuela's opposition, which has been ... (more...)
Amid turmoil, Trump seeking a reset with State of the Union Amid turmoil, Trump seeking a reset with State of the Union
- January 28, 2018

And he'll be doing it from Diman Regional Voc-Tech in Fall River. Kennedy's response will not have to do much to eclipse the 2017 Democratic response to President Trump's address to the joint session of Congress. Among the items on that immigration list were a $25billion trust fund for the building of the border wall Trump campaigned on, as well as an end to "chain migration" and the diversity visa lottery system. (more...)
Rep. Patrick Meehan will not seek re-election Rep. Patrick Meehan will not seek re-election
- January 28, 2018

Initially, Meehan had said he would run for a fifth term. The embattled Congressman attempted to quell the growing scandal with interviews, but his account of the relationship with the female staffer did not satisfy critics. Meehan reportedly paid the settlement using his congressional office fund, which includes taxpayer money. Meehan, who is married, allegedly retaliated against the staffer upon finding out she was in a relationship and uninterested in him. (more...)
IPL auction: Huge bids for Stokes, Starc, K.L. Rahul
- January 28, 2018

Rajasthan and Chennai return to the league after a two-year suspension following a corruption scandal. In 2016, he became the third Indian to score global centuries in all three formats and past year was India's third-highest run-getter in T20Is with 279 at a strike-rate of 140.90, with three half-centuries. (more...)
Concern in Bay Area over Pres. Trump's newest immigration proposal Concern in Bay Area over Pres. Trump's newest immigration proposal
- January 27, 2018

Under the new system, US citizens and permanent residents could only sponsor their immediate families, which includes spouses and minor children. A one-page memo sent to congressional Republicans Thursday afternoon backs a 10- to 12-year path to citizenship for not just the roughly 700,000 enrolled in the expiring DACA program but for other "DACA-eligible illegal immigrants" who are in the USA illegally and were brought to the country as children. (more...)
Visitation, funeral information for Marshall County shooting victims Visitation, funeral information for Marshall County shooting victims
- January 27, 2018

Reed said her grandson is also 15, like the shooting suspect and their two slain classmates, and is haunted by the horror he saw. "She couldn't say anything and I tried to call her name over and over and over and she never responded", Secret told ABC News and WKRN . (more...)
Bandh over Mhadei disrupts life in K'taka Bandh over Mhadei disrupts life in K'taka
- January 27, 2018

Private schools and government offices are expected to remain closed today in view of the safety of school children. Hoping to end Congress' rule in the state, BJP is banking on Modi and Shah to boost its prospects in the state where the Grand Old Party too is on a strong wicket. (more...)
High School Student Arrested For Alleged Threats High School Student Arrested For Alleged Threats
- January 27, 2018

The juvenile student was taken into police custody where was charged with second-degree terroristic threatening. There is no confirmed threat, but the school has additional safety procedures in place. At approximately 8:00 a.m. a teacher alerted the School Resource Officer that a public WiFi network, labeled with a bomb threat, was showing up on her laptop as an available network. (more...)