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ITBP jawans celebrate International Yoga Day in

Nthando Maseko, an off-duty policewoman, said "I had always believed that yoga was practised only by followers of Hindu saints, but now I am hooked on it as a devout Christian and will join regular classes just to stay fit". Modi said there was no need to perform yoga round-the- clock as only 50 to 60 minutes are enough. Thomson highlighted that Yoga has become a global identity and thanked the permanent mission of India for organising the event here. Read More »

CNN reporter labels White House spokesman 'just kind of useless'

I don't think that should come as any surprise. Read: Will Sean Spicer Have A New White House Role? In March, he spent 1,000 minutes with journalists. One of the longest briefings he ever held, Earnest noted, was the day after Trump defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton . The White House has generally used that rationale only on days that the president has held a news conference or delivered a major speech. Read More »

Big guns out, US Open up for grabs

He was not the only big name to miss the cut as Rory McIlroy and Jason Day , world number two and three respectively, also crashed out. "Tomorrow will be a very cool experience", Fleetwood said. Fowler pitched the ball to about 18 feet, then missed the next putt on his way to a bogey. Rory McIlroy is trying to make a run as he closes out his second round at the U.S Open. Read More »

Swarovski heiress wears $1-M Michael Cinco wedding gown


With a custom-made Michael Cinco gown valued at over $1 million dollars, an eight metre long train, money was clearly no object. Minus her family's wealth, Victoria is a famous singer in Austria and has won many awards making her a successful singer and dancer. Read More »

Bill Cosby's Wife MIA in Second Day of His Sexual Assault Trial


Constand's testimony on Tuesday casts new light on Cosby's assertion that Constand consented to the sexual activity because, as he said in the 2005 deposition, "She does not look angry". Some members of the Allegheny County jury made up of seven men and five women intently took notes, and most switched their gaze between witnesses and attorneys, especially during Constand's pivotal testimony. Read More »

Patty Jenkins Hints at Chris Pine's Presence in Future Wonder Woman Films

It is hard to believe now, but when Wonder Woman first opened on tracking boards, the film was projected to earn a solid, yet unspectacular, $65 million over its opening weekend. wanted hold off on negotiating for Jenkins to return, as well as green light for a sequel, until critical and fan reception rolled in for the first entry. Read More »

Republican Karen Handel Beats Democrat Jon Ossoff In The Georgia Special Election


In what has become the most expensive House race in USA history, Democrat Jon Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel are expected to go down to the wire in the district. This time, county officials are optimistic they will have more timely results. Democrats are seeking to take control of the House, dominated 238-193 by Republicans before Tuesday's vote. Read More »

ICC Champions trophy : Virat Kohli says, Pakistan can upset any team

Hussey also praised Pakistani bowlers and opening batsman Fakhar Zaman for their brilliant performances. Top eight teams according to the rankings play in the Champions Trophy . "The team exhibited a heart touching performance proving all predictions wrongs and came up with flying colours by winning a major title after a long gap of two and a half decades", said Waqar Younis, Younis Khan, Misbah ul Haq and Muhammad Yousaf while talking to the state-run news agency on Monday. Read More »

Republican Handel wins Georgia race, thanks Donald Trump


The national GOP groups - including the official Republican Party committee and Paul Ryan's PAC - that financed and executed most of Handel's campaign will get a lot of credit as well. Ultimately, the win could be a good harbinger for the GOP going forward, and may provide a boost for them on their efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, with Senate Republicans expected to unveil their health care bill on Thursday. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo : Real Madrid star summoned for July 31 tax hearing

The former Real coach apparently committed tax fraud worth €3.3 million (R48 million) between 2011 and 2012, according to AS. Prosecutors said Tuesday they had filed a claim against the Manchester United manager on two counts of tax fraud dating back to when he coached Real Madrid from 2010-2013. Read More »

Cameras roll on oblivious newsreader Huw Edwards


The clip below comes from the BBC News channel, which unlike the feed on iPlayer or BBC1 was not able to switch back to the continuity announcer to stall for time. At the end of the News At Ten , Edwards apologised for the "problems at the start of the programme" before handing over to the local news broadcasts. Read More »

Carrie Fisher autopsy reveals cocaine, ecstasy


The report also found traces of heroin , MDMA, the drug known as ecstasy, and other opiates including morphine, but authorities couldn't determine when Carrie took those drugs nor their significance in her cause of death . "Ms. Fisher suffered what appeared to be a cardiac arrest on the airplane, accompanied by vomiting and with a history of sleep apnea ". Her bravery and honesty spoke to the stigma that surrounded these issues and inspired people to feel less ashamed about their own ... Read More »

Man accused of moving cocaine through children's day care


The Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney also asked a judge to designate the property a public nuisance, which would allow the state to seize the property from Talamante. Feuer called the mix of children and narcotics trafficking activity a "toxic combination", and said he is taking these actions based on allegations "the home has been the center of rampant drug activity, while at the same time being an unlicensed day care center". Read More »

Deal Talk: Amazon Stays Mum, While Whole Foods Goes Off Script

Despite rumors that soon-to-be-owner Amazon might slash jobs by automating portions of Whole Foods stores, CEO John Mackey is stressing that the deal's still basically a match made in heaven. Although Walmart does more than three times the sales of Amazon, betting against Bezos (or Mackey) has been a poor wager. "We've been assured. Over time, there could be other formats that evolve that - that might - wouldn't be branded Whole Foods Market , potentially, wouldn't be our ... Read More »

US fighter jet shoots down Iranian-made drone in Syria


It said the Coalition forces were manning an outpost northeast of At Tanf where it provides training and advice to its partnered forces against the ISIS group. A Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee says the USA is moving toward a military confict with Russian Federation and Iran in Syria. The United States is aggressively backing the SDF, a Syrian rebel alliance, as it fights its way into Raqqa, supported by intense coalition airstrikes. Read More »

US Congressional bypoll being seen as test for Trump


Both President Donald Trump and Ossoff's opponent Handel have made Ossoff's residence an issue in the race. The Democrats are looking to capitalise on the president's low personal approval ratings to win Georgia's sixth district seat. Read More »

Adam West to Be Honored With Bat-Signal Lighting in LA

Mayor Eric Garcetti and LAPD Chief Charlie Beck stood at attention with the Bat-phone at the ready. On Sunday, US TV network Fox will show the episode The Dating Game, which features West winning an auction for the Medieval Castle restaurant. Read More »

Train derails in Boulder, hazmat crews called to the scene


However, police later said that the spilled materials do not appear to be hazardous. "We always prepare for and train for the worst case scenario", said Kim Scott of Boulder Fire and Rescue. Jonathan Rodd navigated a detour caused by the derailment - one that made his day a bit longer. "We came up Pearl, crawled, crawled crawled past the post office. Read More »

Worldwide fashion icon Carla Fendi dies at 79


In 2007, she established the Carla Fendi Foundation with her husband Candido, aiming to preserve the "cultural heritage and values from the past" and guarantee "their continuity and future growth, primarily in the art, literature, cinema, fashion, environment and social sectors". Read More »

DUP talks not going as 'expected' and deal 'not imminent'


A DUP source said that talks with May's Conservatives "haven't proceeded in a way that the DUP would have expected" and cautioned that the party "can't be taken for granted". "We continue our discussions with the DUP ". Adding to the complications is the wider politics of Northern Ireland and the Government's attempts to restore the power-sharing executive at Stormont. Read More »

Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray amid tension between alliance partners


Mumbai: A day after accusing its ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of indulging in vote bank politics, the Shiv Sena on Tuesday made a decision to support BJP's candidate for the Presidential post. However, earlier there were indications that the Sena may not announce its decision immediately and adopt a wait-and-watch policy till Thursday when the opposition parties finalise their candidate. Read More »

Turkish president slams US charges for guards


Referring to his security detail, he said: "If they are not going to protect me, why would I bring them with me to America? ". At a news conference, D.C. A dozen of the remaining men and one woman wanted on various assault charges are all identified as Turkish security officials. He was recorded choking a female protester named Ceren Borazan. Read More »

Tiger Woods says he's getting 'professional help'


Woods' arraignment had been originally scheduled for July 5, but was pushed back to August 9 last week for unexplained reasons. April: Announces he will not compete at the Masters due to ongoing rehabilitation on his back injury and undergoes another operation, saying: "I'm optimistic this will relieve my back spasms and pain". Read More »