Las Vegas: The Islamic State (IS) has claimed the responsibility for Sunday night’s Las Vegas concert shooting in which at least 50 people lost their lives and over 400 persons were injured.
Bengaluru: Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy today claimed the Special Investigation Team probing the killing of senior Kannada journalist Gauri Lankesh has got clues and is in the process of gathering evidence. Gauri Lankesh, known to be an anti-establishment voice with strident anti-right wing views, was shot dead at close range by unknown assailants at her home here on the night of September 5.
Varanasi/New Delhi: BHU Vice Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi, under the spotlight for his handling of student protests last month, today proceeded on leave, citing personal reasons, university officials said. Tripathi, who was scheduled to retire on November 30, has gone on “indefinite leave”, BHU officials said.
After charming the audience in her de-glam look as witty in ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’, Kriti Sanon turns into an exotic beauty for the cover of Hello! India magazine’s October issue.The actress who took off to Oman soon after delivering to Bollywood audience one of the sweetest films this year shot for the magazine across the exotic locations of Oman over a three-day outdoor shoot.
Mumbai: The Western Railway has claimed that the kin of 22 people killed in a stampede here received ex-gratia payment within 24 hours and that its officers travelled to different parts of the country to disburse the money. A statement issued by the Western Railway said Rs 1.34 crore have been disbursed to the injured and the deceased.
Chennai: Jailed AIADMK chief V K Sasikala has applied for a 15-day parole to meet her ailing husband M Natarajan, her nephew and sidelined party leader T T V Dhinakaran said today. Natarajan, undergoing treatment at a corporate hospital here for liver problem, was “stable” and was awaiting liver transplantation, Dhinakaran told reporters here.
A shooter opened fire at the Route 91 Harvest festival, a country music concert, in Las Vegas on Sunday night, killing more than 50 people and injuring at least 200 in what is now the deadliest mass shooting in American history. The gunman is believed to have acted alone, is dead and police had located a woman they were looking for who had been traveling with him.
Singer-actor Jennifer Lopez said she feared she would end up lonely after her divorce from musician husband Marc Anthony. The 48-year-old musician although said the tough time encouraged her to buy a house in the Hamptons so that her children – nine-year-old fraternal twins Max and Emme – would always find their back to her, reported Hello! magazine. “After I got divorced and it was a hard time, I
Jennifer Hudson had a shoe thrown at her while she was performing at a gig in Boston but the singer-actor said she took the act as a compliment. The 36-year-old artiste posted a video on Instagram showing her having a shoe thrown at her while singing her hit “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going” from the movie “Dreamgirls” at a concert.
Lupita Nyong’o says she feels privileged that her fame has given her the freedom to choose her work. The Oscar-winning actor says she decides to pick a role if it stays with her even after finishing the script reading session, reported The Sunday Times’ Style magazine.
Andrew Garfield said he does not like to use social media sites too much because he feels they hardly contribute in personal development. “It doesn’t seem nourishing,” he told The Sunday Times’ Culture magazine.
Sonam Kapoor jumps into the literary-adaptation bandwagon. The actress has acquired the rights the rights of Singapore-based author Krishna Udayasankar’s bestseller series, ‘The Aryavarta Chronicles’, a modern retelling of ‘Mahabharata’ through the novels — Govinda, Kaurava and Kurukshetra that collectively comprise the series.
Los Angeles: Hollywood star Monica Bellucci is set to star in the sci-fi horror film “Nekromancer” directed Australian filmmaker brothers Kiah and Tristan Roache-Turner. The movie also features Ben O’Toole and Tess Haubric, reported Deadline.
New Delhi: On the occasion of Navratri, the makers of ‘Padmavati’ surprised all the Bollywood lovers by unveiling Deepika Padukone’s look as Rani Padmini in the upcoming magnum opus ‘Padmavati’. Some days after, they unveiled Shahid Kapoor’s look as Raja Rawal Ratan Singh.
Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan and India cricket captain Virat Kohli will come together for a chat show for a Diwali special.
Stockholm: US geneticists Jeffrey C Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W Young were awarded the Nobel Medicine Prize today for shedding light on the internal biological clock that governs the wake-sleep cycles of most living things.
Mumbai: Sri Lanka will be playing three Tests, three ODIs and three T20Is over a period of 37 days on their tour to India.
Baramulla: Her hijab firmly in place, she slings her bat across her shoulders and rides her Scooty to college and practice, challenging not just her rivals on the cricket field but also societal and religious stereotypes. As captain of the women’s cricket team in Baramulla’s Government Women’s College, Insha is one of the young women setting trends in this suburban town in north Kashmir and in the Valley.Ranbir Kapoor recently visited Gauri Khan’s new store ‘Gauri Khan Designs’. Gauri Khan Designs is an interior designing store located in Juhu, Mumbai which offers a variety of selections in home decor.The talented actor spent some quality time in her store and shortlisted some items for his home. He even had a discussion with Gauri how the items should be placed in his house. Ranbir‘Judwaa 2’ has taken a bumper opening weekend and has gone out to become one of the most entertaining movies of this season. Recently, the team of Judwaa 2 visited the sets of ‘Big Boss 11‘ to promote their film. Varun, Jacqueline, Taapsee along with Salman danced on their hit numbers, ‘Oonchi hai building’ and ‘Chalti Hai Kya 9 se 12’.One of the entertaining