Arts&Culture

Pokemon GO For iOS Launched In Germany

The comment was made earlier in the month during the launch of Pokemon Go in Sydney, but on the back of the enormous success of the game, it now seems very co...


Ghostbusters director confirms Kate McKinnon's character is a lesbian

But for someone who hates to be coy, Feig sure continued to keep things vague. Abby ( Melissa McCarthy ) and Erin ( Kristen Wiig ) see the Gertrude the Ghos...


John Cena Partners With Leftfield Entertainment

At the annual ESPY awards in Los Angeles , host and WWE star John Cena used his opening monologue to compare various storylines from the National Bas...


David Cameron resigns as prime minister

France's foreign minister has branded his British counterpart, incoming Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, a liar. She later apologised amid a storm of criticism,...


Kris Bryant bounces first career All-Star home run off scoreboard

Nine pitches, six strikes and an inning-ending strikeout against hometown star Wil Myers to end the inning. Sale got Cubs second baseman Ben Zobrist to fly out ...


Forbes names Taylor Swift as the world's highest paid celebrity

Much of that money came from her record-breaking 1989 Tour , which grossed a quarter of a billion dollars worldwide. Along with touring, the songstress can tha...


ACLU, other groups sue police over Baton Rouge protests

The threat emerged after the shooting death of Alton Sterling last week by Baton Rouge police, which has prompted weeklong protests by people concerned about p...


Singapore securities market still suspended after missing 2pm deadline

In Singapore , government data showed the economy grew at a slower-than-expected pace in the second quarter, according to Reuters. The stock market halted all ...


Sensex on a roller-coaster, declines 38 points

The Sensex closed the day at 27,942.11, up 0.46 per cent or 126.93 points, while the Nifty50 reclaimed its crucial support level at 8,550 and settled at 8,565...


Mike and Dave Needs More Than Wedding Dates

Reckless, hard-partying, and utterly charming, these guys are like millennial versions of Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn in Wedding Crashers . But they still can...


Loretta Lynch refuses to explain prosecution decision on Hillary Clinton emails

Clinton was too unsophisticated to understand the technology or the classification system for him to prove she meant to mishandling the information - and he con...


Sky embraces 'Ultra HD' with huge new update covering sports and movies

Sky aims to change that with its Ultra HD service which launches with more movies , shows and sports than any one person could consume without quitting their n...


Pistorius unlikely to sit out full sentence

A South African judge sentenced the 29-year-old to six years in prison for killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Masipa's previous ruling and conviction ...


'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 23 Emmy Award nominations

The nominees for best drama series are: "Better Call Saul"; "Downton Abbey"; "Game Of Thrones"; "Homeland"; "House Of Cards"; "Mr. Robot"; "The Am...


Tom Brady Reads Peyton Manning Letter in ESPYs Sketch

Peyton led the Denver Broncos to a Super Bowl victory at Super Bowl 50 against the Carolina Panthers. If you're ever in my neck of the woods, I'd love to sit do...


The Big Friendly Read comes to Reading libraries

Research shows that reading for pleasure is a more powerful factor in life achievement than socio-economic background, and that children who use libraries are t...


'WWE 2K17' Will Have A Special NXT Collector's Edition

Well, Wednesday night's WWE NXT taping provided plenty of clarity for the next TakeOver event, as the main event was revealed: Samoa Joe will defend...


Center stage at GOP convention: Dump Trump vs party leaders

Barrack Jr.; Ivanka Trump; Donald J. Trump. The Silicon Valley entrepreneur will speak on the fourth night of the convention in Cleveland, the same night as...


Chance the Rapper honors Muhammad Ali at ESPYs with new song

Regarded as the greatest boxer of all time, it was Ali's personality and courage that outweighed his prowess in the ring, as he is thought of as the most sign...


Misty Copeland scores role in 'Nutcracker' movie

The live-action film will combine Hoffman's story with Tchaikovsky's 1892 ballet, in a project directed by Lasse Hallström , who - fun fact - directed almost a...


Disjointed: Netflix Orders Kathy Bates Pot Comedy Series

Following massive successes with the likes of "The Big Bang Theory" and " Two and a Half Men ", writer Chuck Lorre " s new sitcom " Disjointed' has found a hom...


S.Korea confirms THAAD system site

The first phase of "stage by stage" actions would be cutting off the NY contact channel, the report said. North Korea warned of the "unwavering will of our ar...


Donald Trump seeking damages from former campaign consultant amid leak claims

He's on the verge of picking his running mate and is preparing for next week's Republican convention, one of his highest profile opportunities to reach voters a...


Jesse Jackson rallies protesters in St. Paul

In a dramatic, impromptu news conference Thursday morning, she accused the St. Anthony, Minnesota, police of murdering Castile right before her eyes. "I underst...


May in as Cameron leaves 10 Downing

The incoming Prime Minister arrived at Buckingham Palace just minutes after David Cameron formally resigned this afternoon. Mr Cameron had earlier given h...


In Another British Exit, Cameron Departs Downing Street

Despite the suddenness of Cameron's exit - less than three weeks after the June 23 referendum on Britain's membership in the European Union - he appeared relaxe...


Akshay-Kumar-to-star-in-Hindi-remake-of-Tamil-film-Katthi

With an assemblage of actors like Akshay , Ileana , Arjan Bajwa, Pawan Malhotra, Esha Gupta and Parmeet Sethi, the film is already high on promising an exci...


Milos Raonic's coach keen for John McEnroe to remain part of team

In 2013 he also won the grass Grand Slam title over world no. 1 Novak Djokovic, who has defeated Murray in both finals of this year's Australian Open and Fre...


Satyendar Jain's daughter quits as advisor of mohalla clinics

Jain, who is trained to be an architect, has never studied public health. Seven people with laptops are figuring out the logistics for a mohalla clinic, guide...


Offended Trump demands Supreme Court judge step down

Even The New York Times sided with Trump, publishing an editorial this morning saying that he was right and she "needs to drop the political punditry and the ...


Jeremy Corbyn to be included on Labour leadership ballot

Three-quarters of Labour MPs backed a vote of no confidence in Corbyn on June 28, accusing him of lacklustre leadership in the campaign which culminated wit...


ACB summons Shiela Dikshit for questioning

It should not be assumed that Ms Dikshit will stand for election in Uttar Pradesh, said Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, who is in charge of Uttar Pradesh. Dik...


Pokemon players are trespassing, risking arrest or worse

Anyone planning to download the hugely anticipated Pokemon GO game has been warned to keep road safety in mind. According to the Associated Press, the U.S. Th...


Bowie's art collection is a portal into Ziggy Stardust's mind

Bowie's collection features works from contemporary luminaries such as Damien Hirst, Frank Auerbach, Henry Moore and Jean-Michel Basquiat , as well as sculptur...


Taylor Swift tops Forbes' list of 100 highest-paid celebrities

For a little pocket money, consider her high-profile endorsement deals with Diet Coke , Apple and Keds , "cause Taylor Swift does not fall off a treadmill f...


Cleveland To Provide Security Briefing On GOP Convention

Chief Calvin Williams said Wednesday police have previously dealt with events at which people openly carried firearms. There could be some surprising breaking n...


Dallas police end search, find no sign of masked man

The Dallas Transit agency cited "police activity". Police killings of blacks and other incidents of brutality have raised tensions not seen since the days of th...


Cory Monteith's co-stars post tributes on anniversary of death

Along with her "Glee" co-stars, the Rachel Berry depicter on the FOX series took to social media on Wednesday, July 13 to post emotional tribute to the late a...


England tour: Wasim Akram fears Pakistan's stumbling batting line up

The build-up to Pakistan's tour to these shores has centred around Mohammad Amir , who was infamously involved in the spot-fixing scandal which rocked cricke...


Housing prices continue to soar in Metro Vancouver: Royal Lepage

Royal LePage spokesperson Michael Froese says that's partly because so many two-storeys are being built in expensive newer developments. "Our call for 12.4 pe...


Calvin Harris just found the best way to get over Taylor Swift

Hitting back at his ex-love of 15 months in a series of heated tweets, Calvin dubbed her "hurtful" and accused her team of trying to make him "look bad", while ...


Swift says she co-wrote ex's latest hit; Harris lashes out

Taylor's feelings were hurt, her relationship with Calvin hit a "breaking point" and then came the retweet heard round the Internet. Swift got sufficiently a...


Tituss Burgess Writes an Epic & Scathing Yelp Review

Thats besides the point. The 37-year-old, beloved by Netflix viewers for his feisty role as Titus Andromedon, says the company tried to push him into leavin...


To get praised in Salman Khan film special: Anushka

The complainant contended that Salman had promised to give Sabir Rs 20 crore as royalty for making a film based on his life. But still the amount on both days...


Tarzan and BFG dwarfed by Dory at the USA box office

Appropriately, the top five for the Fourth of July weekend was rounded out by Independence Day: Resurgence , which earned $20.2 million for the four-day weeken...


SC order on Arunachal requires detailed consideration: Minister

Congress leader Nabam Tuki on Wednesday assumed charge as the Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh in Arunachal Bhavan at New Delhi . Rijiju also shrugged o...


Police, organizers prepare for Black Lives Matter rally

Police officers and families all over the nation are mourning the loss of five brothers in blue following Thursday evening's attack in Dallas - an attack that...


Bryant homers at All-Star Game

Louis Cardinals . This year, Kansas City is languishing at 45-43, seven games off the AL Central lead and in the middle of the wild-card race. "It was spec...


Shame on you Justice Ginsburg - resign now

Wednesday morning, Trump tweeted that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's "mind is shot" and she should resign . And the New York Times editorializing against ...


Amazon resolves checkout glitch on Prime Day

Amazon is also slashing prices on its own products in the US, including the Fire tablet, Echo, Fire TV and Fire TV stick. The Company's worldwide segment inclu...