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Here's why 'Single Lady' not allowed to stay in Hyderabad hotel


As an artist, Nupur Saraswat has been travelling around India for her shows. Undaunted, the 22-year-old NRI from Singapore chose to stand outside the hotel in Hyderabad and put her plight on Facebook, which was going viral throughout with more than 1,000 shares and double the number in reactions. Read More »

Lance Stroll lifted by best Formula 1 qualifying run

It marked another encouraging step for the young Canadian, who had a tough start to his rookie campaign. The next youngest driver is Sebastian Vettel, whose first podoum - which was also his first victory - came at Monza in 2008, when Vettel was 21 years, 2 months and 11 days old. Read More »

Gatland: Johnny Sexton has his mojo back, but needs more rugby


Wales worldwide Davies was unavailable for Tuesday's 23-22 defeat to the Highlanders after sustaining a head injury in the Lions' victory over Crusaders. O'Mahony, Irish bulldozer Sean O'Brien and Welsh No.8 Taulupe Faletau, a near certainty for the Tests, make up the Lions' loose forward trio. "We've seen some games with him in Toulon where one of the aspects of his game that has improved significantly has been bringing the ball back, counter-attack and scoring tries ". Read More »

Camille Cosby Joins Bill Cosby In Court For First Time


By allowing Cosby's wife to enter the courtroom in the middle of proceedings while the judge was speaking, officials at the Montgomery Courthouse extended her an extraordinary and unprecedented courtesy. But experts said the legal risks would be conservable. The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done. Read More »

Bill Cosby planning motivational speaking tour


Wyatt , in a statement to the Associated Press on Thursday, said that a number of civic organizations and churches have contacted him asking Cosby to speak to young people about how the American judicial system can be used "for personal agenda and political ambitions". Read More »

Johnny Depp's managers allege that he physically abused Amber Heard


Broadly speaking, Depp is claiming they embezzled money from him, whereas they claim he's spending upwards of $2,000,000 per month on a life he can no longer afford - and that he owes them money for a loan they helped to secure. The court documents cite texts that were obtained by ET , which claim to document a conversation between Heard and Depp's longtime assistant, who allegedly apologizes for Depp's "disgusting" behaviour, at one point referring to an incident in which Depp allegedly ... Read More »

Ken Doll Revamped As Fat, Sports Man Bun


The makeover is part of the toy companys plan to make its dolls more diverse and appeal to todays kids. It's taken decades, but Barbie's boyfriend Ken is now getting a well-deserved transformation. Among Ken's modern hairstyles will be cornrows and man buns. Mattel's line of diverse dolls seems to be taking off. One even has a man bun. Following criticism over Mattel's lack of diversity, the brand says these new dolls join over 100 diverse looks launched in the "Fashionistas" ... Read More »

79 presumed dead in London Building fire


Shortly before the minute's silence, police announced that the death toll from the north Kensington disaster had risen to 79 victims. The investigation into the fire will span a "wide range of areas", Cundy said, from its original construction, to the refurbishment and how it has been managed and maintained. Read More »

Queensland force a decider in stirring comeback

As for the Blues, they may have just about blown their biggest chance yet to claim just their second series win since 2005, and recent history will be against them as they attempt to claim the series in Brisbane in three weeks. Cordner, who fought back tears in the post-match press conference, said the defeat was "gut-wrenching". "We've got JT here who's shoulder was absolutely buggered", he said. Read More »

Al Shaqab's Qemah wins at Royal Ascot


Michelle Payne described her first involvement at Royal Ascot as "a day I'll never forget " after finishing fifth on 66-1 shot Kaspersky in the Queen Anne Stakes. He broke the track record here and that's not being disrespectful to the others, but he is just exceptional. "That was a real confidence booster and teed him up for a good year". Read More »

Faedo fabulous again, Florida beats TCU to go to CWS finals


Catcher Michael Papierski hit homers from both sides of the plate including a three-run shot from the left side off Oregon State starter Bryce Fehmel (6-3) that gave LSU a 3-0 lead in the bottom of the second inning. Papierski is the first LSU Tiger since Brad Cresse in 1998 (against USC) to hit two homer in a College World Series game. LSU ace Alex Lange , the recent first-round draft pick of the Chicago Cubs , outdueled Jake Thompson, who was 14-0 to enter the game. Read More »

Heidi Klum's boyfriend caught cheating?


A source said the pair kissed passionately for around 30 seconds outside Vito's hotel before they went their separate ways. Shortly after the report was published, Schnabel cleared the air, explaining that it was an "innocent situation". Read More »

Mastiff 'Martha' Named This Year's Winner In "World's Ugliest Dog" Contest


Martha was named the victor of the contest. Since her win, Martha's become something of a social media star and has also been booked to appear on The Today Show in NY. However, with his strong sense of smell, Moe was able to enjoy funnel cakes and other fried items. First impressions are one of the categories the judges use to rate the competitors, and the other three categories are audience reaction, unusual attributes and personality. Read More »

Daniel Day Lewis is retiring from acting

No reason was given for the retirement. A statement issued through the 60-year-old star's agent said he "will no longer be working as an actor". He will not comment further about the decision, she said . Day-Lewis will wrap up his four-decade career with one final film-possibly titled Phantom Thread-set to release on December 25. The emotional excessiveness that Day-Lewis' performances display has connected with audiences consistently for the last three decades and therefore watching him ... Read More »

XXx 4 Officially Happening, Funding Found


The Fate of the Furious is going to wind up being one of the highest-grossing movies of the year, and Baby Groot is a big hit in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. The H Collective will be financing and/or producing four projects a year over the next four years, in four categories - family/comedy, action/adventure, horror/genre and prestige. Read More »

Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

After, what was by their standards, an error-strewn race six yesterday, the Kiwis approached race seven today with lessons clearly well learned overnight. Before the racing began on Saturday, Oracle skipper Jimmy Spithill said they'd indeed made significant alterations in the set-up of the boat. However, ORACLE TEAM USA's new-found speed paid dividends on leg 5/7 as they cut the gap to their rivals and engaged in close-quarter racing. Read More »

Burling, Team New Zealand win Race 7 in America's Cup


America's Cup holders on Sunday, taking a 6-1 lead in the first-to-seven final and setting themselves up to revenge a humbling defeat in San Francisco in 2013. It is working. The boat is getting quicker.”. Even then, with the boat undergoing so many modifications over the past week, Slingsby has no experience sailing the new package which, as Spithill can attest to, has proven extremely hard to handle. Read More »

Roger Federer warms up for Wimbledon with 92nd title

The 35-year-old Swiss star will be chasing his ninth title on Sunday at the grass-court tournament in Halle, Germany . Federer won the first meeting between the two on the clay courts of Rome in 2016, winning in straight sets, but the pair's second meeting at Halle a year ago at the semi-final stage was won by Zverev, which he won in three sets. Read More »

Lotan Carter removed from Big Brother house


However, it hit Hannah and within seconds she - backed by her sister Deborah - started fighting after Lotan's pal in the house Ellie alleged to have threatened to attack them. 'Big Brother has spoken to you before about the importance of obeying Big Brother's instructions. During the argument, the 28 year old appeared to throw a drink - complete with its bottle - across the room before storming out. Read More »

President Tsai posts Eid al-Fitr greetings online


In countries on just about every continent, Muslims gathered for prayer, reflection and a joyous conclusion to the fasting month of Ramadan. Sinha also said Prophet Mohammad blessed us with eternal message of love, compassion and universal brotherhood. Read More »

Guv, CM greet people on Eid-ul-Fitr

Local Somali communities are planning a public Eid al-Fitr celebration coupled with Canada Day at Rundle Park on July 1. But much of the world had no such wait. So, Eid will be celebrated on the first day of Shawwal, which is the 10th month of Islamic calendar. Former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama also hosted the annual dinners throughout their eight years in the Oval Office. Read More »