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BBC reports on Sir Cliff raid 'breached privacy'

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Lawyers representing Sir Cliff said Gloria Hunniford was a "close and long-standing friend" of the singer and that she had made a witness statement in the case. Sir Cliff Richard has been paid more than $1.35 million (NZ) by police after they tipped off the BBC about an investigation into alleged historic sex offences, it emerged as he began legal action against the corporation, which could result in multi-million pound payouts. Read More »

Decoding Alia Bhatt's Sehmat In Raazi: Training, Behind-The-Scenes And Hard Work

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The actress has left no stone unturned to prove to her director Meghna Gulzar that she is the flawless choice to play Sehmat - described as "simple, normal, feminine, girl and a spy". I used reach Dharma Production basement at 7 am in the morning and would circle around". "I actually had to memorise the codes and I landed up mugging all the codes". Read More »

Cardi B Crushes Taylor Swift Streaming Record on Apple Music

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Cardi B's numbers may be partially attributable to a general rap, hip-hop, and R&B focus of Apple Music . Apple tells The Verge that by the middle of the week the artist doubled the previous record for first-week streams by a female artist held by Taylor Swift's Reputation . Read More »

Britney Spears and Jim Parsons Among Top Honorees at Glaad Awards

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We can all join hands here and know that we are all lovely. She wrote, in the letter published exclusively by Billboard , that "You've always been so vocal about what a positive impact I've had on you". GLADD Media Awards were present for Outstanding Drama Series to This Is Us (NBC) accepted by Denis O'Hare presented by Rachel Bloom & Ben Feldman, Outstanding Individual Episode in a series without a regular LGBTQ character "Thanksgiving" Master of None for Netflix accepted by Lena Waithe ... Read More »

Here's Taylor Swift covering Earth, Wind & Fire's 'September'

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The Swedish streaming company recently also got the exclusive release of Swift's "Delicate" video , and have been promoting her own personal playlists . The controversial pop star is the center of discussion once again after she released a new Spotify Singles EP on April. 13. Swift's take on the '70s track differs substantially from the original, with her voice backed by banjos in a stripped-back, bluegrass version of the song. Read More »

Will Ferrell taken to hospital after 2-car crash in California

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The publication reports the crash happened on Interstate 5 in Orange County, California around 11 pm local time on Thursday. Ferrell was riding as a passenger in one vehicle, an SUV, which was then sideswiped by another vehicle. Ferrell's representatives tell TMZ Friday morning, April 13, that Will Ferrell was released from the hospital and is doing well. It is reported that he was returning from a amusing or Die event near San Diego where he appeared as his Anchorman character Ron ... Read More »

Duke of Edinburgh leaves the hospital after hip surgery

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The duke will now continue his recovery in Windsor, and thanked the public for their "good wishes". "The Duke of Edinburgh left King Edward VII's Hospital at midday today, following a hip replacement operation last week", Buckingham Palace said in a statement. Read More »

Watch The Trailer For Ocean's 8

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Joining her are Cate Blanchett , Anne Hathaway , Helena Bonham Carter , Rihanna , Sarah Paulson , Mindy Kaling , and Awkwafina . She enlists the help of Blanchette and the rest of the gang, and Anne Hathaway seems to be their mark. Read More »

Full Theatrical Trailer for Pixar's Superhero Sequel 'The Incredibles 2'

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What's more, the poster precedes a new trailer for the Pixar film, which will release tomorrow (April 13). The hotly anticipated sequel sees Helen and Bob Parr ( Craig T. Jackson as Frozone, Brad Bird as Edna Mode, and John Ratzenberger as The Underminer. A new poster for the upcoming Incredibles 2 has arrived, and it's loaded with hints about the new movie-including a bunch of new characters. Read More »

Meghan Markle Jets Back to the US Ahead of Royal Wedding

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Faith Dickinson is one of seven winners of the Award of Princess Diana, which will be in the Windsor castle at Royal wedding . Dickinson won The Diana Award past year for her charity Cuddles for Cancer, which provides free blankets to cancer patients and soldiers returning home injured or suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Read More »

Why Brock Lesnar continues to tease a UFC return

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If Lesnar drops the belt in Saudi Arabia, it could be a sign that Lesnar's re-upping with the company was for the short term. However, with Brock retaining the title, it became clear that he was not going anywhere. As noted earlier, via Wrestling Observer Radio , the new contract for WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar was made on the Monday before WrestleMania 34 at the go-home RAW in Atlanta and was signed on Sunday before the match in New Orleans. Read More »

Why Friday the 13th is unlucky (unless you're Taylor Swift)

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Though known as a " Good " Friday, the day Jesus was crucified also plays into the negativity around the superstition: Friday, a day centered on death. "When those two events come together, you are reenacting at least a portion of that awful event", TIME quoted Dr Phil Stevens, an associate professor of anthropology at the University at Buffalo as saying. Read More »

Huge change announced for The National Lottery

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The Lottery hasn't been on prime time TV for a while, after moving online past year. "The national lottery is an iconic institution and I'm hugely excited to be part of its return to primetime Saturday night TV", said Mulhern. "People play The National Lottery to win life-changing prizes, but they sometimes forget that they also raise around £30 million every week for UK Good Causes". Read More »

Giant Storms This Weekend

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Tomorrow afternoon: grey, rainy and windy. In addition to strong gusty winds, much drier air has moved into the area. Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. With the tornado threat a bit higher for this particular storm setup on Friday afternoon, please make sure you have a way to get notified of threatening weather on Friday , should any warnings be issued for your particular area. Read More »

INC Research Holdings, Inc. (:SYNH): Analysts Sizing Up The Shares

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The stock decreased 1.29% or $3.88 during the last trading session, reaching $296.4. About 297,495 shares traded. ABIOMED, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABMD) has risen 128.67% since April 12, 2017 and is uptrending. In Monday, October 16 report BTIG Research downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating. (NASDAQ:ABMD) have been seen trading 49.96% away from the 200-day moving average and 9.40% off the 50-day moving average. Read More »

Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' Bags Best Film Award At 65th National Awards

Amit V Masurkar's Newton has bagged the Best Hindi Film while Pankaj Tripathi has received a special mention for his performance. The film was shot in the interiors of Chhattisgarh. Read Also: Pankaj Tripathi to spearhead cleanliness campaign in his hometown of Gopalganj, Bihar He credited his director and co-actors for his performance. Read More »

Kapil Sharma Is On Medication, Colleague Chandan Prabhakar Reveals

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Also, the Indian Premier League (IPL) is underway. A source close to a leading daily had revealed that the channel is thinking of roping in Vir Das for a new comedy show along similar lines. Vir has taken to social media denying all such reports and praised Kapil saying he has accumulated a great deal of appreciation for himself over the years and his space isn't something that can be replaced. Read More »

Baahubali-2 and Ghazi Figure in National Awards List

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Rana Daggubati , Taapsee, Kay Kay Menon and Atul Kulkarni played the lead roles in the movie. About - Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, also known as BB2, is an Indian fantasy action film directed by S. According to reports, popular stunt choreographer Peter Hein worked on the action sequences in Baahubali 2, while RC Kamalakannan worked as the supervisor of Special Effects. Read More »

Watch Priyanka Chopra's 3-second appearance in A Kid Like Jake trailer

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Based on an off-Broadway play, A Kid Like Jake shows how the parents cope with the fact that their son is gender-expansive. Oscar Winning actress Octavia Spencer, plays Jake's teacher. Priyanka shared a series of photos and videos on her Instagram page and she looks her fashionable best. Post that her first live action Hollywood film, Baywatch , failed to impress the critics and fans worldwide. Read More »

Ohtani lobbies Angels: 'I would like to play more'

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The 23-year-old rookie two-way sensation put the Angels up 1-0 in the second with his opposite-field single and finished 1-for-3 with a walk. There have been two games when Ohtani has been available to hit, but did not start, both when the opponents started left-handed pitchers. Read More »

Interviews with the Truth or Dare Cast and Director!

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Blumhouse's Truth or Dare opens on Friday, April 13. He lures them to a crumbling old mission. That is until the game follows them home, forcing them to play or face the deadly consequences. Two Canadians, actor/model Nolan Gerard Funk as Tyson and Hayden Szeto as Brad, manage to be engaging in quite different ways - although it's pretty obvious they're unlikely to make it to the closing credits. Read More »

Kylie Jenner Publicly Congratulates New Mom Khloe Kardashian

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Diplo and Chantel Jeffries will DJ the party, with performances by Cactus Jack and Sheck Wess. 'They are furious with Tyga because he promised Kylie if she gave him his wish and took the paternity test, he would never talk about being the baby's father again, ' the insider said. Read More »

Sensex up 100 more points, Nifty nears 10500-mark

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Shares of TN Telecom (down 5 per cent), SEL Manufact (down 5 per cent), Shilpi Cable Technologies (down 5 per cent), Times Guaranty (down 4.97 per cent), Vakrangee (down 4.97 per cent) and KM Sugar Mills (down 4.94 per cent) declined up to 5 per cent on NSE. Read More »

SGPC set to protest against 'Nanak Shah Fakir'

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A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra refused for the second time to consider the SGPC submission that its plea be either heard on Thursday or Friday as it would be rendered infructuous as the movie is slated for release on Friday. The bench also asked all states to maintain law and order to ensure that the film is released without trouble. It had said after the certification from CBFC, no group, body, association or individuals can create any kind of disturbance in exhibition of the ... Read More »

TaxSlayer adds 'gator' back to bowl game's name

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Under the conference's current agreement, SEC teams now annually play in the bowl game in Jacksonville on or around New Year's Eve or Day. Now in its 74 year, it is one of the longest-continually-held college bowl games in the USA and was the first ever nationally televised bowl. Read More »

FX Releases Trailer, Reveals Premiere Date For Ryan Murphy's Pose

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The dance musical television series comes from creators Murphy and Brad Falchuk ( Glee ), and Steve Canals; the trio executive produces alongside Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson, Alexis Martin Woodall, and Sherry Marsh. The series features five trans actors, Angelia Ross, MJ Rodriguez, Indya Moore, Dominique Jackson , and Hailie Sahar . I'm sure we'll be hearing more about the other LGBTQ characters before then! Pose lands on FX on Sunday, June 3 at 9 p.m. Read More »

Alden Ehrenreich and Donald Glover Tease the Humor and Style in 'Solo'

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Lando, who was originally played by Billy Dee Williams in the original Star Wars trilogy, was an awesome character that balanced Han Solo's reckless rebel attitude with a smooth and suave demeanor. And by the end fans will at least get a glimpse of a more familiar, Han Solo , as smart-assed and cocky as ever. The film is not expected to have any mid or post credit scenes so you can easily just exit the cinema once the credits roll. Read More »

Ban on Sri Reddy lifted with Help from Human Rights Body

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On Thursday, a press conference was announced to set up a sexual harassment redressal forum by the representatives of Telugu Film Chamber of Commerce hours after National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Telangana government on allegations of sexual harassment in Telugu film industry . Read More »

Baupost Group LLC Raised Its Twenty First Centy Fox INC (FOXA) Stake

The firm has a market cap of $67,191.19, a P/E ratio of 20.04, a P/E/G ratio of 1.93 and a beta of 1.31. Analysts suggested mean rating of 2.50, according to Finviz. Macquarie Research initiated Avis Budget Group, Inc. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Wedbush given on Thursday, December 29. Shares of Citigroup, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs all closed lower. Read More »

Shares in Simon Property Group (SPG) Acquired by Delek Group Ltd.

Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC boosted its position in Simon Property Group by 0.6% in the second quarter. About 161,354 shares traded. Bancorp Of The West owns 42,947 shs. 202 were reported by Old Second Bankshares Of Aurora. Td Asset Management has 0% invested in Jack in the Box Inc. Read More »

'Sandlot' Cast Reunites on 'Today' in Honor of 25th Anniversary

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The movie has become a timeless family classic that more than likely gets played once a year, right when baseball season starts. " The Sandlot " has aged gracefully, even if all the major players haven't necessarily done the same. Chauncey Leopardi , who played Squints, confessed that his daughter "thinks I'm just kind of a dork". In the segment, Marty York , who portrayed Yeah-Yeah (and, as a buff grownup looks nothing like that fast-talking skinny kid), opened up about the enduring ... Read More »