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Phones, internet to shut down for Bali Hindu holiday

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The previous evening, the last day of the year on the local calendar, sees Bali turn into a ghoulish landscape populated by effigies of gods and demons culled from local folklore as eerie parades fill the streets. Balinese governor Made Pastika said it would not hurt to refrain from using the internet for one day. Balinese Hindus observe four "prohibitions" - no fire, no travel, no activity and no entertainment. Read More »

Francia Raisa Says She + Selena Gomez Suffered Depression After Kidney Transplant

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Gomez praised Raisa saying "I think Francia should be getting this award. she saved my life ... How do you know this?'" the "Grown-ish" actress said. "Your scars don't define you". Raisa and Gomez opened up about their surgeries in an interview with the Today show in October. "[Depression is] not something I feel I'll ever overcome", Gomez told the magazine. Read More »

Katy Perry kissed this 'American Idol' contestant without his consent

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The Times also reported that he didn't feel he had been harassed by Perry and was grateful she tweeted about him. Determine to offer her unsolicited services to the nervous 19-year-old, Perry called Glazer to the judges table before quickly planting a kiss on his lips when he was clearly angling for a peck on the cheek. Read More »

Kerry Washington and Reese Witherspoon in Hulu series

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Hulu announced today that it has obtained the rights and given a straight-to-series order for Little Fires Everywhere from Reese Witherspoon ( A Wrinkle in Time ) and Kerry Washington ( Scandal ). Little Fires Everywhere is the latest TV venture for Witherspoon. Witherspoon also said in a statement that "At Hello Sunshine , we strive to shine a light on female-driven stories that are rooted in inspiration, emotion, and truth - all of which form the bedrock of Celeste Ng's ingenious ... Read More »

Worldwide automakers and suppliers call for more breaks in Trump tariff plan

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The data highlighted the relatively robust picture of China's and also the global economy - the latter is slated to grow this year by 3.9 per cent, according to the International Monetary Fund's forecast in January. "We do not share the view that trade wars are good and easy to win". The administration of President Donald Trump is seeking to impose tariffs on $60 billion of Chinese imports and will target the technology and telecommunications sectors, a source who had discussed the issue ... Read More »

Another 'Teen Mom' Baby! Chelsea Houska Announces She's Pregnant With Baby Girl

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Chelsea Houska is expecting a baby girl with Cole DeBoer later this year. "We could not be more excited!", Chelsea wrote in a caption alongside an adorable sonogram picture. Chelsea also has an 8-year-old daughter, Aubree Lind, from a previous relationship with her ex-boyfriend Adam Lind . And it looks like they're finally ready for their next bundle of joy. Read More »

Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik confirm breakup in pair of tweets

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It was announced earlier this week that she had split from the former One Direction star, and she made a pretty bold statement as she arrived back home in NY on Thursday. "I'm grateful to all of our fans for respecting this hard decision and our privacy at this time", he continued. "Breakup statements often seem impersonal because there is really no way to put into words what two people experience together over a few years ... Read More »

Clarissa Explains It All Reboot: Melissa John Hart in Talks to Return

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Deals are now being negotiated with Hart and original series creator Mitchell Kriegman . Kriegman would sign on to write and executive produce, and Hart would also join as executive producer with her production company, Hartbreak Films. This news shouldn't be too surprising to Nerdist readers, as Hart told us past year why she wants a Clarissa revival: "I think Clarissa would be a better reboot than Sabrina ". Read More »

Barack Obama Reveals His NCAA Tournament Bracket

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The Presidential Bracket became a whole thing . Obama tweeted his brackets on Wednesday. He has the Spartans beating Virginia in the title game. On the women's side he selected UConn to defeat Mississippi State in the championship game with the other Final Four selections as Notre Dame and Louisville . Read More »

New Banksy mural in NY honours jailed Turkish artist

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A rendering of Dogan herself peers out of one of the cells, with her left hand gripping a bar that doubles as a pencil. The New York Times reported that the mural was 70ft long, made in collaboration with graffiti artist Borf and was unveiled yesterday. Read More »

Drake Plays Fortnite With Ninja, Helps Break Twitch Live Stream Record

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Drake saying "God's Plan" (the name of his new hit single) after reviving Scott. He knows what League of Legends is and they both did discuss the future of Fortnite when Drake said they need to work on the current map rather than working on a new one which means Drake knows about Video games just like us. Read More »

Captain Marvel Movie Loses DeWanda Wise

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Wise stars as Nola Darling on She's Gotta Have It and was seen previous year on the Fox event series Shots Fired . Captain Marvel has apparently lost a cast member. Captain Marvel is directed by filmmaking duo Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck ( Mississippi Grind ) from a script by Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Tomb Raider, Silver & Black), who turned in the most recent script following previous drafts by Meg LeFauve (Inside Out) and Nicole Perlman ( Guardians of the Galaxy ). Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Next Big Update Changes Progression

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Today, EA has announced that the redesigned progression system for the game will launch on March 21st. Before the game's release it was clear that EA want to fill all their future games with paid-for loot boxes, that include in-game items that give players a noticeable advantage in gameplay. Read More »

Elton John gets the Sheeran Gaga treatment

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Back in the early '90s Two Rooms: Celebrating the Songs of Elton John and Bernie Taupin featured another star studded line-up. Blige, Miranda Lambert , Ed Sheeran , Lady Gaga , Pink , Mumford and Sons , and tons of other musicians are all set to cover some the 70-year-old entertainer's biggest hits on the upcoming albums Revamp and Restoration . Read More »

Indian Actor Irrfan Khan Reveals Tumor Diagnosis

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There has been huge speculation since the news of Irrfan Khan being sick was first released on Twitter. The actor now took to Twitter to reveal that he is suffering from "NeuroEndocrine Tumour". The neuroendocrine system is made up of hormone producing endocrine cells as well as nerve cells. Neuroendocrine carcinoma: Diarrhea, persistent pain, cough or hoarseness, jaundice, unusual bleeding or discharge thickening or lump, weight gain or loss, persistent fever, headaches, anxiety, ... Read More »

Zuma not getting special treatment - NPA head

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The NPA says Zuma has been informed of the decision. The court rejected Casac's arguments. Abrahams had earlier, on 23 February, confirmed that he had received the recommendations from his team on whether to prosecute former president Jacob Zuma. Read More »

UK presenter Helen Skelton says she was groped on live TV

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Revealing that she was hesitant to take the matter any further, wanting to avoid appearing "difficult", Helen continued: "It's intimidating and you don't want to be the person who is being hard and awkward". "We have to be very careful that this doesn't become a winging old boring argument". She warned that coverage of the pay row needed to remain relevant otherwise the public could switch off. Read More »

Rihanna has accused Snapchat of 'intentionally' shaming domestic violence victims

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In 2009, Brown pleaded guilty to a felony charge of domestic violence for assaulting his then-girlfriend, Rihanna . The social media platform - which counts 187 million users, especially young people drawn to its quickly vanishing posts - had featured an advertisement for " Would You Rather? ", a game app that asks sometimes provocative questions. Read More »

Anupam Kher visits Priyanka Chopra on 'Quantico' sets

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But on Wednesday, she was paid a surprise visit by none other than Anupam Kher, who is himself shooting a TV pilot in America. Priyanka on Women's Day went live on Instagram, where she was seen citing about her upcoming Bollywood Project, where she also revealed how Ranveer requested her to come back. Read More »

OppenheimerFunds Inc. Grows Stake in Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXEL)

Triple Frond Partners Llc bought 500,000 shares as the company's stock declined 7.92% while stock markets rallied. Jennison Associates LLC boosted its stake in shares of Exelixis by 38.1% during the 4th quarter. In other news, Director Vincent T. Marchesi sold 15,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.91, for a total transaction of $717,300.00. Read More »

Kangana Ranaut's Swanky Manali Bungalow Is The Perfect Abode For The Queen

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Sister Rangoli along with her son was also present at the inauguration. A handle named Kangana Ranaut Daily posted a picture from the ceremony on Twitter. According to a report in Indian Express, the 5-bedroom house in Khar has been designed by Richa Bahl, wife of Queen director Vikas Bahl. She also has her hands full with Mental Hai Kya, with Rajkummar Rao. Read More »

Tow truck driver killed in I-495 crash

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The tow truck driver, a 41-year-old man from North Andover, was rushed to to Saint's Memorial Hospital in Lowell where he died. Then, police said, a Pontiac G6 struck an unoccupied BMW in the breakdown lane, and then struck the tow truck the victim was standing beside in the breakdown lane. Read More »

Teaser of Ek Do Teen from 'Baaghi 2'

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We're not trying to match up to what Madhuri Dixit did. The look has been designed by famous celebrity designer Manish Malhotra. "Forget me, no one can ever come close to her", IANS quoted her saying. Well, it will have to see that Jacqueline will re-create that magic of Mohini on the silver screen or she will ruin the song. We are not trying to match up to what Saroj (Khan) ji did. Read More »

Singer Daler Mehndi convicted in 2003 human trafficking case, gets bail

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The court has pronounced a two-year jail term for the singer. It is during this 10 people were taken as group members to America and were "dropped off" illegally. Daler was arrested after registration of the case and released on bail after a few days. In 2003, a case against Mehndi, his brother Shamsher and some of his associates was registered by the Patiala police following a complaint filed by Bakshish Singh of Balbehra village in Punjab in 2003. Read More »

Ajay Devgn Raid Movie Review's & Rating OUT Soon

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Kajol wrote on Twitter on Thursday. "Yugs review:- I learnt about income tax!" "It's really hard for any parent to be separated from your children, but at the end of the day, it's for their own good". One of the stories of how a terrorist was captured really inspired Raj Kumar Gupta to make the script. Although the film will enjoy its solo release at the Box Office on March 16, the film will face tough competition by Luv Ranjan's comedy-drama Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety which is still ... Read More »

When Katrina Kaif COULDN'T DANCE!

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Over the course of her career, Katrina Kaif has proven herself as an actor par excellence and also has a strong hold on her dancing skills. Recollecting her ordeal with the latkas and jhatkas synonymous to Bollywood, she said, "I remember I was shooting for a Telugu film with Venkatesh". Read More »

NCAA Tournament Duke Blue Devils vs Iona Gaels Start Time, Odds

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Five Iona players average at least 10 points per game, led by Rickey McGill (13.5), who made only 5-of-22 shots during the league tournament, although he had a career-high 40 points in the regular-season finale. I'm proud of our guys' effort. Cluess said of his players, "These guys will have a special bond that will last a lifetime now". "You've got to do your research to win", said this man. Read More »

First round of acts announced for Electric Picnic 2018

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He added that he wanted the line-up to be "reflective of all ages". St Vincent, George Ezra, and Friendly Fires are also among the first batch of performers announced. He said he hoped it would "bring more gender balance to the festival". I've always done that with any of the festivals I do. Volunteers will be able to enjoy all the festival has to offer outside of those working hours and they don't have to buy a ticket - although they will have to fork out a refundable bond of €250 which ... Read More »

NEXT Financial Group Inc Lowers Holdings in Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL)

Last trading transaction put the stock price at $52.32. About 3.78M shares traded. BTIG Research maintained Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ) rating on Thursday, July 14. The stock of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) earned "Neutral" rating by Wedbush on Friday, December 16. The firm has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Wednesday, August 2. Read More »

Oprah inspired Mindy Kaling to invest in a soccer team

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Winfrey started by saying Corden's children's names: "Charlotte, Carey, Max - once on my show a father said, 'Every father has a dream for his children...'" Then Corden said, "Shut up", and wiped tears away before she finished, "And his deepest regret in life will be if he doesn't fulfill that dream for his children". Read More »

Three BJD candidates elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha

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Nadda received the certificate of nomination from Electoral Returning Officer at HP Assembly in the presence of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur Speaker of HP Assembly, Dr Rajeev Bindal and state BJP Chief, Satpal Singh Satti. The returning officer had rejected the candidature of independent candidate Subash Mohapatra due to lack of proposers in his support. The minimum first preference votes required by any candidate is 37. Read More »