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Culture Pakistan shelling: Schools along LoC in Rajouri shut indefinitely
Author: 0 Pakistan shelling: Schools along LoC in Rajouri shut indefinitely

Mehta said Pakistani troops began firing weapons from small arms to mortars in the Nowshera sector of Kashmir, prompting a retaliation by Indian forces. In Tarkudi area 14-15 shells were fired however no loss was reported. However, police sources said four soldiers of 48 RR also got injured in cross LoC shelling.

Culture TODAY'S MUST SEE: Sean Spicer - and his lectern - go looking for Trump
Author: 0 TODAY'S MUST SEE: Sean Spicer - and his lectern - go looking for Trump

Spicer cranked up his motorized podium and hit the road for NY to confront Trump and find out. Incredulous, Spicer takes his podium to New York City, eventually finding his boss at a New Jersey golf course. Always a fan of props , in this segment Spicer uses a set of Russian dolls to explain the Comey firing. "I've got to find Trump". Trump tickles and then kisses his underling, just as Spicer realizes how the make-out may portend his future.

Culture Dance Moms Star Abby Lee Miller Sentenced to Prison
Author: 0 Dance Moms Star Abby Lee Miller Sentenced to Prison

Miller was also sentenced to two years of probation after release and given a $40,000 (£30,000, €36,000) fine. Lee Miller initially filed for bankruptcy in 2010. Prosecutors told the court Miller also tried to hide more than $700,000 of her income from creditors. Just last month, Miller opened up to People about her bankruptcy case.

Author: 0 India boycotts China's global trade jamboree

The forum, which included the heads of 28 states and representatives from 100 countries, was the worldwide launch of the so-called One Belt, One Road project initiated by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013. Some experts say China may be trying to increase its worldwide influence too quickly. Initially the United States had made a decision to send only a minor official to the forum but given the size of the gathering and the fact that countries throughout South East Asia were taking part, ...

Culture 'Chocolate boy' Zac Efron to play infamous serial killer Ted Bundy
Author: 0 'Chocolate boy' Zac Efron to play infamous serial killer Ted Bundy

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil And Vile will see Efron embodying the qualities in its Oxford comma-free title as real-life serial killer Ted Bundy . "We think in the vein of Nightcrawler or even The Jinx , we are making a psychological thriller that will resonate deeply with audiences", he said according to AV Club.

Culture Gve in the spirit of Anna Jarvis, the mother of Mother's Day
Author: 0 Gve in the spirit of Anna Jarvis, the mother of Mother's Day

History tells me so. Somebody said if you're a "good" mother , your child will "turn out good"... It's easy to see how it might be easier to just be cynical on this day, and pretend it isn't happening. For those caring for their mother in days of dementia: "Even if a mother forgets her child, I will not forget you , my beloved child". Yet it is the "little" things she did day in and day out, week in and week out, year in and year out, that I'll probably remember most .

Author: 0 President Trump warns Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

Associates said Comey is furious about the lack of respect he was shown during his abrupt firing Tuesday and has been angered by comments by Trump and White House staffers, reported ABC News . During a NBC News interview that aired Thursday, Trump said he had dinner and phone conversations with the FBI director who assured Trump that he wasn't under investigation.

Culture Tillerson defends outreach to foreign leaders who deviate from American 'values'
Author: 0 Tillerson defends outreach to foreign leaders who deviate from American 'values'

Some allies and even some US officials have interpreted Republican President Donald Trump's "America First" agenda, which puts Americans' interests at home ahead of those of its partners overseas, as a threat to retreat from the world. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the USA will pursue national security and economic interests before turning to human rights concerns in its relationships with other countries, signalling a shift in Washington's global outlook.

Author: 0 Prince Philip to retire from public duties

In 1940, Prince Philip joined the Royal Navy, and served with distinction in World War II in the Mediterranean and the Pacific. The Queen and Prince Philip will celebrate 70 years of marriage later this year. Prince Philip playing polo in 1952. After that it will not accept new invitations, although from time to time "he can still take part in certain public events".

Culture 'Quantico' renewed for short season 3 by ABC
Author: 0 'Quantico' renewed for short season 3 by ABC

The show was created by Joshua Safran, who is also the executive producer along with Mark Gordon. The actress just confirmed that season 3 of Quantico is happening. Rumours were rife that the show is likely to be scrapped post the end of season 2 owing to low ratings. But, the show has performed well for ABC Studios internationally.

Author: 0 Government scientist wins Miss USA crown

A 25-year-old black scientist who works at the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, she won fans early on with those bare facts - plus the proud way she wore her natural curls rather than straightening her hair. "I don't want to call myself a feminist", she said. McCullough, who represented the District of Columbia, was asked whether affordable health care for all us citizens is a right or a privilege .

Culture 'Dance Moms' Star Looking Forward to Do New Show After Prison
Author: 0 'Dance Moms' Star Looking Forward to Do New Show After Prison

Miller eventually coughed up $288,000 in TV income she didn't initially report, but then federal investigators found she'd hidden almost $550,000 more from personal appearances, dance sessions and merchandise sales. Abby Lee is hopeful that projects can continue as planned. She called the incidents "a mistake". After prison, Abby said she hopes to "be a smarter businesswoman and also to worry about myself".

Culture NK leader inspects 2 front-line islets, warns of strike against S. Korea
Author: 0 NK leader inspects 2 front-line islets, warns of strike against S. Korea

The inspection came amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula over North Korea's possible provocations. The CIA and the South Korean intelligence service, "hotbed of evils in the world, hatched a vicious plot to hurt the supreme leadership of the DPRK", the news agency said, using the initials for North Korea's formal name.

Culture Dead Men Tell No Tales' Character
Author: 0 Dead Men Tell No Tales' Character

Are we also going to get a cameo from Ringo Starr? Who do you think Paul will play? For some godforsaken reason, on Saturday the legendary Paul McCartney - yes, Sir Paul McCartney from The Beatles, that's the guy - announced something truly freaky on his social media platforms.

Author: 0 Macron shakes up French politics, renews EU ties

German and French leaders voiced on Monday their common desire to reform the European Union by taking major steps, including potential changes to the main treaties of the 28-member bloc. Philippe, the mayor of the Normandy port of Le Havre, is a trained lawyer and an author of political thrillers. Macron and Merkel have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to the European Union and Merkel strongly applauded Macron's election.

Culture Loretta Lynn recovering in rehab following stroke
Author: 0 Loretta Lynn recovering in rehab following stroke

Loretta thanks everyone for their prayers love and support. The country legend moved from a hospital facility to rehabilitation, and is "doing great", according to a statement posted to her website . She continues to tour and record regularly, but had to postpone shows a year ago after suffering injuries in a fall that required surgery. In addition to the health update, the website also has a message regarding Lynn's current tour.

Author: 0 Melissa McCarthy, Alec Baldwin return to 'SNL'

They were clearly recognizable as caricatures of the real thing, but their own adventures as detached from reality were nearly as compelling. With Aidy Bryant doing a spot-on Sarah Huckabee Sanders , Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer quickly and brashly took his rightful place at the podium, sputtering, berating and using Russian nesting dolls for a visual aid.

Author: 0 Prince Philip to step down from public duties

Earlier in the day, speculation about an imminent royal announcement spread on social media following reports that a meeting of senior household staff had been called in London overnight. "He has dedicated his working life to supporting Her Majesty, and making a remarkable contribution to hundreds of military, charitable and philanthropic organisations throughout the Commonwealth", Mr English said in a statement this morning.

Author: 0 Concerns Swell That Trump Will Pick a Total Lackey for FBI Director

The Utah Republican added that it's "not necessarily the best idea" for the president to secretly record conversations in the White House without his guests' knowledge. "You can't be cute about tapes", Sen. Trump said in an interview with NBC that the Russian Federation investigation factored into his decision to fire Comey.

Culture The Avril Lavigne Death Hoax That Won't Die
Author: 0 The Avril Lavigne Death Hoax That Won't Die

Now back in 2015, the person behind this conspiracy claimed it was an experiment to prove that you can make the internets believe anything, but it looks like people are still going ham on this. What's more, aaccording to the theorists, Avril taught Melissa how to sing like her. "We're here for you". Freakish rumours have spread that claim Avril Lavigne has been replaced by a woman called Melissa.

Culture McKayla Maroney sends viewers wild with sexy Instagram video
Author: 0 McKayla Maroney sends viewers wild with sexy Instagram video

The video, which can be seen below, has been watched more than 800,000 times on her Instagram page. "Not everyone's gonna like you, but if you stay true to yourself, they might respect you", she wrote in another tweet. If you want me to be a role model so bad, get inspired by how I give zero f**ks and go do you. "Makeup and a camera can really make you look like a different person", she said.

Culture Ranveer turns 'half girlfriend' for Arjun Kapoor
Author: 0 Ranveer turns 'half girlfriend' for Arjun Kapoor

To this, Ranveer replies, "I am Arjun's real life Half Girlfriend", while pushing Shraddha away from Arjun. The kind of bond Ranveer and Arjun share isn't hidden from anyone. It is then that Ranveer Singh comes into the frame and says, "Hi!" 'Half Girlfriend , ' a reel adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's book of the same name, has been directed by Mohit Suri and is slated to release on May 19.

Culture IT'S OVER:
Author: 0 IT'S OVER: "'The Bachelor's" Lauren Bushnell and Ben Higgins Split

Ben and Lauren have been living together and talking about a wedding, but never really planned one. But when did Ben & Lauren break up? As shown on their Happily Ever After? spinoff, despite attending couples' counseling, Ben called off their televised wedding because he felt overwhelmed and unprepared to take that next step in life.

Culture Melissa McCarthy, as
Author: 0 Melissa McCarthy, as "Spicy", rides on podium through midtown

The marketing for SNL episodes is generally a low-key affair with a few funny-ish commercials featuring the next host and the musical guest during the days leading up to showtime. Cellphone videos posted on social media showed McCarthy suited up shouting at cars to get out of the way as she cruised through traffic. There's a lot of buzz around McCarthy's hosting gig this week, as fans expect to see the comedian portray a much-mocked moment when Spicer reportedly hid in some bushes while ...

Culture Sarah Paulson's Stunned Reaction to Madonna Wins Met Gala
Author: 0 Sarah Paulson's Stunned Reaction to Madonna Wins Met Gala

Singer Katy Perry wore a puffy red gown with a transparent face veil from John Galliano , who was sacked from Christian Dior in 2011 for an anti-Semitic rant in a Paris cafe. Tennis star Serena Williams also served up drama with a baby bump under her green Atelier Versace dress. Anna's close friend Wendi Murdoch was also in attendance, as was Hillary Clinton's aide Huma Abedin, who wore a bright red frock and large sparkling earrings.

Culture Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Traders Should Start Listening to Analysts
Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Traders Should Start Listening to Analysts

Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. D Orazio & Associates Inc. now owns 215 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $161,000 after buying an additional 16 shares in the last quarter. Analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings growth are expecting that Amazon.Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) will report earnings of $1.4 for the current quarter on or around 7/27/17, however the company's high EPS estimates are $2.25 and low estimates are $1.04.

Culture Justin Bieber surprises a group of school kids in India
Author: 0 Justin Bieber surprises a group of school kids in India

People have started gathering at the DY Patil Stadium and they can not wait to see the pop-sensation perform LIVE. Bendre criticised Justin Bieber's concert held at DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai and called it a "waste of time". Alia Bhatt and the director of her next "Ayan Mukerji" were the partners for Justin Bieber gig and Alia was looking absolutely hot. People were mortified to see that Justin Bieber was not even attempting to lip sync to his songs and was generally giving a ...

Author: 0 Too much caffeine led to heart problems that killed teen

Watts said Davis had purchased the latte at McDonald's around 12:30 p.m. "You can have five people line up and all of them do the exact same thing with him that day, drink more, and it may not have any type of effect on them at all". It was the result of the teen ingesting a lot of caffeine through a large soda, a cafe latte and an energy drink, Watts said. But what we want to do is to make people understand that these drinks - this amount of caffeine, how it's ingested, can have dire ...

Author: 0 Dozens Gather as Jefferson Davis Memorial Comes Down

The first of the monuments was removed last month. She also said the city of New Orleans needed to "stop living under the shadow of slavery". "This is about showing the whole world that we as a city and as a people are able to acknowledge, understand, reconcile - and most importantly - choose a better future", Mayor Landrieu said in a statement .

Author: 0 Trump Tweet Suggests His Conversations With Comey Might Have Been Recorded

Comey. Later in the dinner, Mr. Trump again said to Mr. Comey that he needed his loyalty. Critics, however, say that Trump fired Comey to slow down, or prevent altogether, the FBI's widening probe into the alleged connection between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during last year's presidential election.

Culture Melissa McCarthy Spotted Speeding Through NYC On Spicey's Podium
Author: 0 Melissa McCarthy Spotted Speeding Through NYC On Spicey's Podium

Melissa McCarthy as White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Saturday Night Live. "Human decency is the threshold standard he's violated on all fronts with this president". This clip from February, for example, will leave you in tears due to McCarthy's impeccable frazzled, fibbing Spicer impression. "Come on", she yelled, road raging at the slow-moving cars around her.

Culture Braun Strowman Officially Undergoes Elbow Surgery, Out For Six Months?
Author: 0 Braun Strowman Officially Undergoes Elbow Surgery, Out For Six Months?

Eastern Time on the USA Network, broadcast live from Newark, New Jersey. Dean Ambrose this evening will be defending his Intercontinental Championship against The Miz . Strowman left the European Tour early to return home and undergo the procedure, and today, we got more information on how long he is going to be out.

Culture Cyber crooks demand ransom after stealing new Disney movie
Author: 0 Cyber crooks demand ransom after stealing new Disney movie

Disney appears to be the latest target of hackers demanding a ransom. Chief Executive Bob Iger told ABC employees in NY on Monday that hackers have claimed to have stolen a movie and are threatening to release it in segments until their demands, which include a pirate-like ransom paid with Bitcoin, are met.

Culture MTA distributing 'Baby on Board' buttons as part of new awareness campaign
Author: 0 MTA distributing 'Baby on Board' buttons as part of new awareness campaign

It is thought to be the first of its kind in the US and was modeled after an initiative rolled out in London in 2005, where about 130,000 buttons are distributed there annually. That program got national attention when Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, wore a " baby on board " button during a Tube ride in 2013. As the Cut recently reported, a woman named Yvonne Lin carried her first pregnancy to term without a man ever offering to vacate his subway seat for her.

Culture PWR BTTM Dropped by Management, Festivals After Sexual Assault Allegations
Author: 0 PWR BTTM Dropped by Management, Festivals After Sexual Assault Allegations

An anonymous woman also alleged that Hopkins assaulted her while she was intoxicated and refused to wear a condom with her. In the days since, two of PWR BTTM's touring members have quit the band, two support acts for their upcoming tour have pulled out, festivals including Hopscotch and Bled Fest have dropped them from line-ups, and they have been dropped by Salty Artist Management.

Culture 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' rockets to No
Author: 0 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' rockets to No

The film takes its place in history at #17 in the all-time list of USA release weekends, narrowly trailing Furious 7 , which went on to gross $1.5 billion worldwide. F&F is tipping toward a major global play as the franchise ages; it's made $950 million everywhere else in the world, far outpacing the roughly 50/50 split that most Hollywood blockbusters still see these days.

Culture Neck restraint death raises questions in Vegas
Author: 0 Neck restraint death raises questions in Vegas

Both officers followed, police said, and caught the man after he tried opening a tailgate on someone's pickup before approaching the side door of the vehicle. The man fell unconscious, at which point the officers performed CPR, according to police. A spokesperson for Las Vegas Sands, which operates the Venetian , didn't immediately respond to messages seeking comment Monday morning.

Culture Why Is Peter Capaldi Leaving Doctor Who?
Author: 0 Why Is Peter Capaldi Leaving Doctor Who?

He tries to help her escape the puddle, but it chases her all over time and space. First, that's awesome that it's just so normal that it's a girl she has a crush on. Rebecca: The fact too that her sexual orientation isn't a big deal. Other companions have certainly been intelligent. This is all interestingly contrasted in The Doctor himself, even if he's hesitant to admit it.

Culture Former Paramount Pictures CEO Brad Grey dies at 59
Author: 0 Former Paramount Pictures CEO Brad Grey dies at 59

Grey was also a co-founder of production company Plan B with actors Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, where he helped produce Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Departed , which won the Best Picture Oscar in 2006. "He will be missed by us all, and left his mark on our industry and in our hearts". "His contributions to the creative community will be enjoyed for years to come".

Author: 0 Supreme Court rejects appeal over NC voter ID law

Democrats are praising the U.S. Supreme Court for refusing to hear an appeal aimed at reinstating North Carolina's voter identification law, which opponents have said targeted African-Americans. Rejecting an unusual plea from the North Carolina General Assembly, the court said it would not hear the case in the term that starts in October.

Culture 'RHONJ' Star Dina Manzo Punched In The Face & Bound By Robbers
Author: 0 'RHONJ' Star Dina Manzo Punched In The Face & Bound By Robbers

According to the police report , which does not identify the victims, the couple were attacked by two robbers who were already in the home when they returned on Saturday. "Dina and David are obviously shaken up from the traumatic and violent home invasion and robbery", their attorney, Andrew B. Brettler, tells PEOPLE.

Culture Miss USA pageant kicks off in Las Vegas
Author: 0 Miss USA pageant kicks off in Las Vegas

In 2012, McCullough was crowned the 75th Miss South Carolina State University at the school's annual Coronation Ceremony. Verg told The Associated Press she and her parents immigrated from India to the usa with only $500 in their pockets when she was 4 years old.

Culture Arsenal on course to be last year's Premier League points
Author: 0 Arsenal on course to be last year's Premier League points

Mary's Stadium on Thursday. The Gunners are three points outside the Champions League qualification places with three games of the season remaining, and first up in the crucial run-in comes a trip to Stoke City, a club who have developed a notable rivalry with Wenger's side during their Premier League stay.

Culture Listen to Lana Del Rey's Latest Single
Author: 0 Listen to Lana Del Rey's Latest Single "Coachella - Woodstock In My Mind"

Stevie Nicks is additionally said to be working on a song with Del Rey. She proffers! Lana wrote "Woodstock In My Mind" when stories of rising tensions between the United States and North Korea were becoming more and more prevalent - which you might have forgotten about (even though it was only last month) due to all the other shit our government are continually getting themselves wrapped up in.

Author: 0 Katy Perry Announces New Album, 'Witness'

Shortly after the picture was posted, Katy announced her brand new album " Witness ". How does Christmas with Katy Perry sound to you? Registration is open now and continues until Tuesday, May 16 at 1 p.m. Indeed, after One Of The Boys (2008), Teenage Dream (2010) and Prism (2013), the superstar will present this new opus Witness on June 9th. The pre-sale tickets are available through Citi's Private Pass program.