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Arvind Kejriwal Inaugurates East Delhi Campus Of Delhi Technological University Arvind Kejriwal Inaugurates East Delhi Campus Of Delhi Technological University
- August 19, 2017

On Wednesday, the government had told the High Court that it was willing to take over the 449 private schools which have not refunded the excess fee charged from parents. Sisodia said the government was keeping a watch on everything and will verify cases where schools have claimed to have returned fees. "Our request is (they must) pay back the extra fees". (more...)
Young Woman Speaks Out About Her Miraculous 28 Day Surviving In Woods Young Woman Speaks Out About Her Miraculous 28 Day Surviving In Woods
- August 19, 2017

She was on the brink of exhaustion and asked to not be left alone, New York Daily News reports. I just thank everybody for the prayers and support. "I think she said when she went to sleep they were on, but when she woke up, they weren't off". The Bullock County Sheriff's Department has said that they are giving her time to recover but still have questions that need answering. (more...)
After attack, Barcelona comes to terms with new reality After attack, Barcelona comes to terms with new reality
- August 19, 2017

Later that day, five men in an Audi A3 sedan plowed through pedestrians in Cambrils , about 70 miles south of Barcelona , with one woman reportedly killed in the attack, according to CNN . The apparently accidental explosion at the house forced the suspects to scale down their plans and carry out more "rudimentary" attacks, according to police. (more...)
Police Removes Car Used By Attackers In Cambrils Police Removes Car Used By Attackers In Cambrils
- August 19, 2017

I threw myself onto the ground on the beach", said another waiter, 21-year-old Joan Marc Serra Salinas, in a restaurant where witnesses to the attack had gathered. The fifth attacker managed to flee while and injuring a woman who later died in hospital. It is believed explosives were being prepared at the house. (more...)
'Handmaid's Tale' star Elisabeth Moss defends Scientology on Instagram 'Handmaid's Tale' star Elisabeth Moss defends Scientology on Instagram
- August 19, 2017

She promised that the second season of the show, also nominated for an Emmy , "is going to blow your minds". Questions about the relevancy of Moss' religious beliefs to the oppressive religion depicted in " The Handmaid's Tale " were raised when the series premiered in April, but the actress has largely dodged the topic during the series' press tour, having previously declared it a "private" matter. (more...)
Jessie T. Usher to star in Shaft reboot Jessie T. Usher to star in Shaft reboot
- August 19, 2017

New Line Cinema has acquired the rights to the " Shaft " franchise and is developing a reboot. Usher is teaming up with Samuel L. Jackson for the upcoming film Son of Shaft! Isaac Hayes's "Theme From Shaft " won the Academy Award for original song. (more...)
The state of the white supremacy and neo-Nazi groups in the US The state of the white supremacy and neo-Nazi groups in the US
- August 19, 2017

Still other gatherings aimed to denounce fascism and a presidential administration that organizers feel has empowered white supremacists. "I place the blame for a lot of what you're seeing in American today right at the doorstep of the White House and the people around the president", he said. (more...)
'Deadpool 2' Stunt Woman Death Was Freak, Low-Speed Accident 'Deadpool 2' Stunt Woman Death Was Freak, Low-Speed Accident
- August 19, 2017

Miller as Weasel, Leslie Uggams as Blind Al, and Karan Soni as Dopinder. According to Deadline , the late stuntwoman has been identified by an ACTRA spokesperson as Joi "SJ" Harris , who was the first African-American woman to become licensed for competitive races in the American Motorcyclist Association. (more...)
WWE SummerSlam 2017 Betting Odds: Who Is Favored To Win?
- August 19, 2017

Samoa Joe has moved out in front with odds of 10 to 11 to win this coming Sunday. A win by Reigns could ignite a riot, as fans continue to reject him as a company face. Shane has already fought Styles and there is recent tension between Owens and McMahon. -Sheamus and Cesaro vs. Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose for the Raw Tag Titles. (more...)
Leah Remini Bashes Tom Cruise in Continuing War Against Scientology Leah Remini Bashes Tom Cruise in Continuing War Against Scientology
- August 19, 2017

This isn't the first time Remini has called out Cruise. Remini exposed abuses in the organisation, usually considered a cult, in the docuseries " Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath ". The church claimed that Remini's new show is another example of A&E offering money to sources just to spread hate. The producer and activist went on to clarify her point, describing Tom - arguably the religion's most famous member - as " diabolical ". (more...)
Sonny Landham, 'Predator' and '48 Hrs' Actor, Dies at 76 Sonny Landham, 'Predator' and '48 Hrs' Actor, Dies at 76
- August 19, 2017

In Predator , Landham played the team tracker Billy Sole, who is one of the last members of Arnold Schwarzenegger's military unit to die. Langham's career launched in the 1970s with several X-rated films. In 2003, he ran for governor of Kentucky, but was unsuccessful in securing the Republican Party nomination. However, the party to rescind his nomination a few days later after he made controversial comments on a radio show. (more...)
Game of Thrones episode 6 leaks due to HBO error
- August 19, 2017

Another episode of " Game of Thrones " was released on Tuesday, the second confirmed leak to hit season seven. Production company HBO said the episode was mistakenly made available on its streaming platforms in Spain, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. (more...)
UBS AG Lowers Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP) Price Target to $17.00
- August 19, 2017

Similarly, the company's last 5 years high P/E ratio is 17.9 and low P/E is 8.58, whereas, the industry's and sector's high P/E for the past year is 919.09 and 147.43 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.49 for the industry and 13.94 for the Sector. (more...)
Driver Puts Pedal to Metal as Drawbridge Opens While Crossing Driver Puts Pedal to Metal as Drawbridge Opens While Crossing
- August 19, 2017

The operator later told police he was blinded by sun glare and expected the vehicle would clear the bridge in time. According to troopers, a bridge employee in control of operating the steel grate may not have seen the Naphys family's auto going over the bridge due to sun glare. (more...)
Bonnie Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse' hit during eclipse Bonnie Tyler to sing 'Total Eclipse' hit during eclipse
- August 19, 2017

Tyler, who is set to hang around on the cruise for a few days, told TIME the experience was going to be "so exciting", but noted that the eclipse is only supposed to last 2 minutes and 40 seconds, while her song is four-and-a-half minutes. (more...)
TRAI ups penalty on call drops to Rs5 lkh TRAI ups penalty on call drops to Rs5 lkh
- August 19, 2017

The regulator also fixed the benchmark for radio-link time out technology, reportedly used by telecom operators for masking call drops. This fine however is only against one parameter - "In case of consecutive contravention of the benchmarks for two-quarters, financial disincentive may be up to one and half times and in case of consecutive contravention of the benchmark for more than two quarters, it may be twice the amount". (more...)
HBO investigates hack of its social media accounts HBO investigates hack of its social media accounts
- August 19, 2017

Instead, hackers broke into a range of Twitter accounts - including the official one for Game of Thrones - and posted messages on them. Reddit users who were able to catch the unexpected Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 6 leak by HBO Spain shared an image the show's yet-to-be-aired episode where Tormund and Jon are talking beyond The Wall . (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino comments on Toby Alderweireld contract situation Mauricio Pochettino comments on Toby Alderweireld contract situation
- August 19, 2017

A club-record transfer would expect, normally, to slot straight into the first team, but Spurs already have two of the Premier League's best center backs, and perhaps its best central defensive partnership, in Jan Vertonghen and Toby Alderweireld . (more...)
Blac Chyna Kicks Mechie to the Curb And All His Crap, Too Blac Chyna Kicks Mechie to the Curb And All His Crap, Too
- August 19, 2017

Kim and the Washington D.C. native have had a shaky relationship amid Chyna's troubled timeline with Kim's younger brother Rob. In a deal with MYDNA, the same company that brought you doll figurines such as Drake , Steve Aoki, Dan Bilzerian and the cast of Black-ish, Blac Chyna dolls will come in 6 to 8 different versions and run you about $75. (more...)
U.S. judge rejects Roman Polanski victim's bid to close case U.S. judge rejects Roman Polanski victim's bid to close case
- August 19, 2017

Although Geimer said she had forgiven Polanski years ago and called for "an act of mercy", the judge refused the request to close the case. Polanski's defense team over the years has argued that the director fled California in 1978 after he learned that the judge overseeing the case at the time was going to scrap his plea deal and send him to prison, possibly for decades. (more...)
Caitlyn Jenner Uses a Live Chicken to Cheer Kylie Jenner Up Caitlyn Jenner Uses a Live Chicken to Cheer Kylie Jenner Up
- August 19, 2017

Even though Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott have only been dating for a few months, some people are curious about just how serious their relationship is. While preparing to attend the 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, the star explained that she was struggling to find the right look. "I could dedicate Friday to having weird hair". (more...)
Trump calls Graham statement 'disgusting lie' Trump calls Graham statement 'disgusting lie'
- August 19, 2017

Heyer , ' with the KKK and the white supremacists". White House aides, for days, have said that Trump wanted to speak with the family but that they were working on the logistics of the call. When Trump called the KKK and other white nationalist groups "repugnant" on Monday, denouncing the " racist, bigoted violence " that occurred in Charlottesville , Bro publicly thanked him for his remarks. (more...)
Prince Harry and Prince William May Have Cameos in 2017's Biggest Blockbuster
- August 19, 2017

Regardless, it'll sure be a lot of fun to peruse those credits to find out who else Rian Johnson has hid under a helmet or on a radio in Star Wars: The Last Jedi . Hardy is rumored to have a cameo in " The Last Jedi ". Actor Tom Hardy has intimated the same. In 2015's The Force Awakens , Daniel Craig and Simon Pegg were some of the notable cameos, even though their faces never appeared on screen. (more...)
Trump abandons plans for infrastructure council Trump abandons plans for infrastructure council
- August 19, 2017

In a statement , Trumka announced that he and former AFL-CIO deputy chief of staff Thea Lee would no longer serve on the council because of Trump's latest comments about the Charlottesville rallies. Trumka in a statement said his organization was clear in denouncing the weekend's violence in Charlottesville. . Within minutes, Trump responded by bashing Frazier on Twitter . (more...)
Nina Dobrev Explains Why She Left The Vampire Diaries Nina Dobrev Explains Why She Left The Vampire Diaries
- August 19, 2017

According to E! News , leaving the series that gave her the biggest break of her career was "considered an incredible risk" if not "potentially career suicide". Instead, she wishes she could prove her acting skills in more challenging projects, tell wonderful stories and work with tremendous filmmakers. Speaking to Entertainment Weekly , Nina shared her experience during filming of the Flatliners where half of her body was set afire for real - with necessary protections, of course. (more...)
Virginia governor to white supremacists: Virginia governor to white supremacists: "Go home"
- August 19, 2017

The governor was responding to Trump's remarks at a news conference earlier in the day when he blamed both sides for the violence that erupted at a "Unite the Right" rally on Saturday. "This language, this rhetoric, this hatred has got to stop". Describing it as a "very delicate situation", he said the death of 32-year-old anti-fascist demonstrator Heather Heyer - who was killed in a auto attack on Saturday - could not have been prevented. (more...)
'Bachelor in Paradise' alums Jade and Tanner Tolbert welcome baby girl 'Bachelor in Paradise' alums Jade and Tanner Tolbert welcome baby girl
- August 19, 2017

Jade, 30, announced on her Instagram Thursday. The Bachelor season 20 documented the wedding along with Carly and Evan's wedding in paradise . Now that we have these adorable photos , tell us the name already! Our little sweetheart is here! "She arrived on her own terms, quickly and 4 weeks early, but she is ideal in every way, healthy and doing well", Roper captioned the pic, showing her and Tolbert cradling their bundle of joy in the hospital . (more...)
New Riverdale Season 2 Teaser Brings Mystery, Teen Angst New Riverdale Season 2 Teaser Brings Mystery, Teen Angst
- August 19, 2017

Following this, Archie comes to view, asking, "Who did this?" Really, none of us would like to see her follow in Cheryl Blossom's footsteps by doing something as extreme as burning down her own house. However, Fred's absence in this trailer - and the mention of "tragic news" - suggests that he may not make it to Season 2. That said, it's been apparent from the start that Betty has some issues, so she'll definitely be one to watch when Riverdale returns for its second season on Wednesday, ... (more...)
Woman escapes terror attack at Barcelona after London, Paris Woman escapes terror attack at Barcelona after London, Paris
- August 19, 2017

In June, she was stuck on the London Underground (subway) after authorities locked it down following the auto attack and knife rampage carried by Islamic terrorists in London. suddenly everyone outside just started screaming and everyone turned at the same time". The Australian saw "people banging on the windows and trying to get in the store" where she hid a few feet from the terrorists who slaughtered 13 people . (more...)
Indian origin actress hides in freezer, live tweets terrorist attack in Barcelona Indian origin actress hides in freezer, live tweets terrorist attack in Barcelona
- August 19, 2017

Rouass tweeted: "In the middle of the attack". Over an hour later at 7.28pm, she wrote: "Gunshots just heard". She then uploaded a video in which you can see a helicopter circling overhead. She has also starred in Primeval and Spooks and been a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing , in which she finished fourth. Actor Douglas Henshall tweeted her after seeing her messages, writing: "F**k sake Laila stay safe". (more...)