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Can you guess who is Deepika Padukone's celebrity crush? Can you guess who is Deepika Padukone's celebrity crush?
- July 03, 2017

The actress, who is now working on the Sanjay Leela Bhansali film " Padmavati ", was all smiles at the airport as she made her way to her vehicle. The movie stars her boyfriend Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor . Deepika shared a picture of a newspaper article, in which Deepika and Anisha (then 7) posed in their favourite spots of the room. With the new series of pictures, it looks like the actor will remain the most sought after brand ambassador. (more...)
Acid attack on Muslim cousins in London investigated as hate crime Acid attack on Muslim cousins in London investigated as hate crime
- July 03, 2017

Jameel Mukhtar, 37, and business student Resham Khan, 21, were doused with sulphuric acid by an assailant known as John Tomlin, while they were inside a auto waiting for a traffic light in Beckton. "Why would anyone do that to us?" As Muhktar lowered it to see what the man wanted he and Khan were both squirted with what they thought at first was water. (more...)
Goodwin Fire: Evacuation orders lifted for communities Goodwin Fire: Evacuation orders lifted for communities
- July 03, 2017

There are also federal laws regulating drone flights. The baby animals were found too close to the spreading blaze in the dense Prescott National Forest and around Prescott, a mountain city about 100 miles (160.9 kilometers) north of Phoenix. (more...)
Date of no confidence vote moved Date of no confidence vote moved
- July 03, 2017

It is the recent revelations of state capture and the weekly revelations of how the Gupta and Zuma families colluded to loot and pillage the state that should leave individual Members of Parliament with no doubt in their minds how they should vote on 3 August. (more...)
First Alert Forecast: hot sun, scattered storms First Alert Forecast: hot sun, scattered storms
- July 03, 2017

If you have afternoon or early evening plans - you might have to prepare for some locally heavy rain at times. It looks like this will be a week where we transition towards the typical hot, humid, isolated afternoon storm weather pattern typical of Alabama summers. (more...)
At least two tornadoes confirmed in Maine Saturday At least two tornadoes confirmed in Maine Saturday
- July 03, 2017

Minimal damage was found in an assessment by National Weather Service meteorologists. The third tornado touched down around 6:15 p.m. Saturday in the Oxford County town of Denmark, along the shore of Moose Pond. Damage from one of four confirmed tornadoes in ME over the weekend. Several structures and vehicles were damaged by snapped trees on the west shore of Long Lake in the vicinity of Obelazy Lane. (more...)
Huge blaze engulfs brand new block of £1million flats in East London Huge blaze engulfs brand new block of £1million flats in East London
- July 03, 2017

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) said 80 firefighters fought the blaze in the flats under construction on Mace Street, Bethnal Green, the Independent reported. Fire crews evacuated a nearby play area while Grove Road was sealed off, witnesses said. "The cause of the fire is not known at this stage". Dramatic images posted on social media showed thick smoke billowing over Victoria Park, in Bow. (more...)
Suffocating Passengers Protest After AC Stops Working On Air India Flight Suffocating Passengers Protest After AC Stops Working On Air India Flight
- July 03, 2017

This event comes within a week of the government announcing the disinvestment of the national carrier. A video went viral on social media of passengers fanning themselves due to the lack of air conditioning halfway through the flight. Nevertheless, the flight completed its two-hour journey without the AC, and the effects of that were more than apparent in a video that has since surfaced online. (more...)
Liverpool are to step up their pursuit of £70m rated midfielder Liverpool are to step up their pursuit of £70m rated midfielder
- July 03, 2017

Liverpool continue to be linked with Leipzig star Naby Keita and today, an update has been provided by a Guinean journalist. The 22-year-old scored eight goals and provided as many assists in 31 top flight appearances to help take Leipzig into the Champions League for the first time . (more...)
Donald Trump UK Visit Rumours Prompt Critics To Prepare Protests Donald Trump UK Visit Rumours Prompt Critics To Prepare Protests
- July 03, 2017

The Prime Minister last met Trump when she visited him in Washington, but she was criticised for having a soft approach earlier this year. But Whitehall sources confirmed the government has now been warned that the president could visit Turnberry, his golf resort in Scotland, during his trip to Europe, between attending the G20 summit in Hamburg next weekend and joining celebrations for Bastille Day in France on 14 July. (more...)
Hinkley nuclear plant already £1.5bn over budget, EDF admits Hinkley nuclear plant already £1.5bn over budget, EDF admits
- July 03, 2017

EDF, the French utility and main backer of the project, said today that total project costs are now expected to be £19.6bn, up from a projected £18.1bn when the contracts were signed previous year. "Today's news is yet another damning indictment of the government's agreement to go ahead with this project". EDF said its management was still "mobilised on the initial delivery objective" of first power by the end of 2025 and was working on "identification and implementation of action plans to ... (more...)
Self-driving Robocop cars to patrol Dubai by end of year Self-driving Robocop cars to patrol Dubai by end of year
- July 03, 2017

Dubai will soon deploy self-driving patrol cars to boost the security levels by the end of 2017. The self-driving, self-charging electric bots might be small - the Gulf News compared the size of the O-R3 to an electric kiddie auto - but they purportedly boast a suite of features that could make them formidable security guards once they start rolling a beat. (more...)
Portugal beats Mexico in extra time for Confed Cup 3rd place
- July 03, 2017

Fernando Santos' Portugal side qualified for the Confederations Cup after winning the 2016 European Championships and have impressed in this summer's tournament - albeit falling short in the semi-finals on penalties to Chile . Mexico's goalie, Guillermo Ochoa came to their rescue early in the match when he saved Andre Silva's penalty kick. But Ochoa was beaten in the first minute of injury time as Pepe lunged to get on the end of Ricardo Quaresma's curling right-wing cross to force ... (more...)
At least 31 injured as coach bursts into flames after Bavaria crash At least 31 injured as coach bursts into flames after Bavaria crash
- July 03, 2017

Police have said that 48 people were aboard the vehicle - believed to be a tour bus - adding: "The fate of the other passengers is now the subject of police action on the ground". The accident struck near the town Bayreuth, which draws thousands of classical music lovers every summer to its opera festival. Those hurt were being flown by rescue helicopters to hospitals, many with life-threatening injuries. (more...)
China's markets open up China's markets open up
- July 03, 2017

Trading through China's bond-connect program kicked off Monday, marking China's latest attempt to encourage foreign investment in the third-largest bond market in the world. Other programs have allowed certain investors to buy Chinese bonds for years. We will closely monitor the operation of Bond Connect once it has started, and explore the southbound trading in due course. (more...)
Canadian among injured in Bronx hospital shooting Canadian among injured in Bronx hospital shooting
- July 03, 2017

Jason Rugel. Dr. Justin Timperio, raised in London, Ont., was shot Friday at the Bronx hospital along with six others when an ex-doctor, Henry Bello, went on a rampage. "Then it was because of an altercation with a nurse". Though it may never be known what led Bello, 45, to stop reporting to work before returning to his former place of employment - Bronx-Lebanon Hospital - with a rifle hidden under his lab coat, the doctor's life was far from flawless. (more...)
Theresa May could walk out of European Union negotiations over Brexit divorce bill Theresa May could walk out of European Union negotiations over Brexit divorce bill
- July 03, 2017

The EU has demanded the ECJ continues to uphold the rules of the single market - as Britain still wants strong trade links with Europe - and offers legal protection to EU citizens in the UK. However, the suggestions were rejected by a spokesman for Mr Davis, who denied there had been any change of mood since the election. A UKIP spokesman said: "The longer we remain in the European Union the more the United Kingdom taxpayer is being ripped off". (more...)
Terrorist gunned down in Pulwama, J&K Terrorist gunned down in Pulwama, J&K
- July 03, 2017

Two have been identified as Hizbul Mujahideen top commander Reyaz Naikoo and his aide Saifulla Mir. A terrorist was gunned down in a joint "cordon and search" operation by Indian Army on Monday morning in Jammu and Kashmir 's Pulwama district. (more...)
BATTLE FOR TOKYO: LDP suffers crushing defeat in metropolitan assembly poll BATTLE FOR TOKYO: LDP suffers crushing defeat in metropolitan assembly poll
- July 03, 2017

Koike's Tokyo Citizens First party and its allies took 79 seats in the 127-seat assembly. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday he would work to regain public trust after his party suffered a historic defeat in an election in the nation's capital, signalling trouble for the premier amid tumbling support rates. (more...)
China Cancels Indian Journalists Trip To Tibet China Cancels Indian Journalists Trip To Tibet
- July 03, 2017

The move comes at a time when the Indian soldiers have been locked in a stand-off with Chinese troops for nearly a month now in what has been the longest such impasse between the two armies since 1962. While China has cited the Sino-British Treaty to buttress its claims, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) in New Delhi had in a statement said yesterday that "where the boundary in the Sikkim sector is concerned, India and China had reached an understanding also in 2012 reconfirming their ... (more...)