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Jennifer Aniston enjoys a ladies night dinner
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston lit up with joy when she met a couple of her friends for a ladies night dinner in West Hollywood.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
No, I can't have him in the squad: Stokes on Hales before WC
London, Nov 16 (IANS) All-rounder Ben Stokes said that the decision to drop batsman Alex Hales from the England squad that went to the 2019 World Cup was necessary to avoid any "off-field issue hanging over the team" going into the tournament.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Clive Owen to play Bill Clinton in 'Impeachment: American Crime Story'
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (IANS) Oscar-nominated actor Clive Owen will star as Bill Clinton in "Impeachment: American Crime Story", the third season of the network FXs award-winning limited series franchise, which centers on the sex scandal that rocked the Clinton presidency.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Israel targets Hamas sites after rocket fire
Jerusalem, Nov 16 (IANS) Israeli authorities on Saturday said it targeted sites controlled by the Hamas in several predawn airstrikes in Gaza after two rockets were fired at Israel from the Palestinian enclave, two days after a fragile truce started.
2019-11-16
Category: International, Israel,Politics
BJP insulting people without knowing reality: Congress
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Congress on Saturday slammed the BJP over an Union minister's statement rejecting opposition's charge of economic slowdown and said the party was insulting the people without knowing the reality of the country.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Key highway reopens, HK remains relatively calm
Hong Kong, Nov 16 (IANS) After five straight days of traffic disruption and chaos, Hong Kong witnessed a relatively calm Saturday as a key highway fully reopened after being blocked by protesters the night before.
2019-11-16
Category: International, Hong Kong,Politics
MJ's son Prince Michael glams up with 'gorgeous sister' Paris
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (IANS) Late singer Michael Jackson's son Prince Michael has spoken in glowing terms about his sister Paris as they glammed up for the 60th birthday celebrations of Motown records.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Punjab youth to get special national award
Chandigarh, Nov 16 (IANS) Yashveer Goyal, a differently-abled sportsperson and IT whiz kid from Bathinda, Punjab, has been selected for a national award to be given by President Ram Nath Kovind next month.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Punjab,National,Education
Firework
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANSlife) It was a star spangled welcome for pop icon Katy Perry in Mumbai last evening. Producer-director Karan Johar hosted a party in honour of the international sensation which saw Bollywood in full attendance. Perry is in Mumbai for her upcoming concert at the One Plus Music Festival.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Italian recipes for this winter
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANSlife) Italian food is one of the few global cuisines that Indians are truly obsessed with. Italian food regularly features on the dining tables of most urban Indian households, and more often than not, we fall back on pastas, pizzas and many more to satisfy our cravings for a good meal.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Labour leaders to meet over final election manifesto
London, Nov 16 (IANS) Senior leaders of the UK's main opposition Labour Party were set to meet on Saturday to finalise its manifesto for the December 12 general election.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Hair care tips to prevent pollution damage
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANSlife) Air pollution can be harmful to skin, but equally to one's scalp and hair. Every minute bit of ash, dust, smoke and gaseous pollutants have the potential to damage the hair and scalp, causing irritation and damage. City-inhabitants who live in a highly air-polluted area are clearly at a higher risk of getting exposed to the pollutants.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Selena Gomez, Camila Cabello stand up for Taylor Swift
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (IANS) A motley of celebrities like Selena Gomez and Camila Cabello have come out to back Taylor Swift in her ongoing feud with Big Machine Label Group and music executives Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
How Celine Dion found courage to return to music after tragedies
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (IANS) Singer Celine Dion has opened up on how she gathered the courage to come back to music after experiencing tragedies in her life.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Record number of women to stand in UK polls
London, Nov 16 (IANS) A record number of women were set to stand in the UK's December 12 general election, with female candidates likely to comprise about a third of the total, it was reported on Saturday.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
After final verdict, 1st set of 'shilas' reached Ayodhya
Ayodhya, Nov 16 (IANS) A group of pilgrims from Rameshwaram have reached Ayodhya with a set of shilas (bricks) and donated them to the Vishwa Hindu Parishads temple workshop here in Uttar Pradesh.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Indian Navy plane crashes in Goa, pilots safe
Panaji, Nov 16 (IANS) An Indian Navy aircraft crashed on Saturday a short distance from the Dabolim international airport, even as two pilots ejected to safety, an official said.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Goa,National,Defence/Security,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Goa top cop Pranab Nanda dies of cardiac arrest (2nd Lead)
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Pranab Nanda, one of country's most decorated police officers, who spent two decades in building India's intelligence set-up and enhancing its capability to meet the new emerging challenges, passed away on Friday night.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
T10 can be catalyst for global growth of cricket: Zaheer
Abu Dhabi, Nov 16 (IANS) Former Indian pacer Zaheer Khan feels T10 is a great format which can help in making the game of cricket a global sport.
2019-11-16
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Meghan Markle still waiting for her UK citizenship
London, Nov 16 (IANS) Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle was still waiting to be granted a British citizenship despite applying for it two years ago and being married to Prince Harry for 18 months, a media report said on Saturday.
2019-11-16
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Nicolas Cage to play himself in 'The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent'
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (IANS) Actor Nicolas Cage is all set to play himself in the upcoming film "The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent".
2019-11-16
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
IIT-Madras suicide: Students protest, seek justice for Fathima
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Several students of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, on Friday staged a protest demanding justice for Fathima Latheef, a first year student of the same institute, who was found hanging from the ceiling fan in her hostel room on November 9.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Deaths of two inmates rock Delhi prisons
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Two deaths were reported over the past one week in Delhi's prisons, where one inmate died under mysterious circumstances in Tihar jail while another undertrial prisoner from Rohini jail died after being admitted to a hospital. The deaths not only shocked the prisoners but also the jail administration.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Essar: SC allows plea of CoC, sets aside NCLAT ruling
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the plea of Committee of Creditors of Essar Steel India and set aside the NCLAT order on insolvency proceedings against the steel giant.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Uniform Civil Code demand to resonate at BJP, Sangh meet
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) It was November 23, 1948 when the Indian Constitution saw inclusion of Article 44. The article that even in 2019 has been unable to be implemented.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
US jails Iranian businessman for violating sanctions
Washington, Nov 15 (IANS) The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has said that an Iranian businessman was sentenced to 46 months in prison for violating American sanctions against Tehran.
2019-11-15
Category: International, United States,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Xiaomi patents vertically folding smartphone
Beijing, Nov 15 (IANS) Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has patented a foldable phone concept that folds vertically just like recently launched Motorola Razr foldable smartphone.
2019-11-15
Category: International, China,Technology
Smart people may learn music faster: Study
New York, Nov 15 (IANS) Smart people may learn music faster than others, say researchers from Michigan State University in a study.
2019-11-15
Category: International, United States,Lifestyle/Fashion
ALERT: Delhi HC grants interim relief to police officials who allegedly fired during Tis Hazari clashes
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2019-11-15
Category: International, Australia,
Historic London-Sydney non-stop flight lands after 19 hrs
Sydney, Nov 15 (IANS) After over 19 hours in the air, a non-stop Qantas flight from London to Sydney touched down here on Friday, as part of a project which is studying ways to combat jet lag for those on-board.
2019-11-15
Category: International, Australia,Politics
Ball is in CM's court on Sabarimala: Kerala BJP
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 15 (IANS) Making its stand very clear, the Kerala unit of the BJP on Friday asked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan not to mess up the Sabarimala issue and not attempt any "misadventure" like during the previous festival season in the wake of the Supreme Court's verdict referring the Sabarimala review pleas to a larger bench.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Kerala,National,Religion
Playback singer Geeta Mali killed in road accident
Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 15 (IANS) The Marathi film industry fraternity on Friday was devastated after well-known playback singer Geeta Mali was killed in a car crash on the Mumbai-Nashik highway a day ago.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
SBI, PNB, IDBI set for recovery from bankrupt Essar Steel
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The big win for lenders of bankrupt Essar Steel following the Supreme Court order on Friday has opened the doors for state-run banks like SBI, PNB, and IDBI Bank as well private banks like ICICI Bank and Edelwiess Asset Reconstruction Company to receive their recoveries from big cases under insolvency resolution.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy
Pune father-son kidnapped, held hostage for hours in Delhi
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) A businessman and his 11-year-old son from Pune, who had booked a cab through an app from New Delhi Railway Station for the Delhi airport, were kidnapped by the cab driver and his friends and held hostage for hours together before being dumped in the Kashmiri gate area.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Media banned from taking pics of SL leaders while voting
Colombo, Nov 15 (IANS) Photographers and videographers of print and electronic media outlets will not be permitted to take pictures of top Sri Lankan political leaders when they vote during Saturday's presidential election, an official said here.
2019-11-15
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Politics
Delhi: Most polluted city in the world on Friday
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Delhi has earned the dubious distinction of becoming the most polluted major city in the world with an air quality index (AQI) of 527 on Friday, as per data by Air Visual on the World AQI rankings.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Decision on Odd-Even extension on Monday: Kejriwal
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the government will take a decision on extension of the Odd-Even scheme on Monday.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Our judgements are not to be played with: SC judge
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) "Tell them our judgements are not to be played with," Justice Rohinton Nariman of the Supreme Court told the Centre on Friday, a day after delivering a dissenting judgement in the Sabarimala temple review.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Sharif continues to remain critical: Personal physician
Lahore, Nov 15 (IANS) Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's health has continued to be in critical condition and delays to allow the PML-N supremo to travel abroad for treatment could result in adverse impact on his life, his personal physician said on Friday.
2019-11-15
Category: International, Pakistan,International
Brosnan's sons named 2020 Golden Globe ambassadors
Los Angeles, Nov 15 (IANS) Hollywood star Pierce Brosnans two youngest sons, Paris and Dylan Brosnan, have been named the 2020 Golden Globe Ambassadors.
2019-11-15
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
JUI-F continues to block roads across Pakistan
Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) Thousands of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) protesters continued to block roads and highways across Pakistan on Friday as part of the party's 'Azadi March Plan B'.
2019-11-15
Category: International, Pakistan,International
Goal is to be battle hardened for India series in 2022: Langer
Sydney, Nov 15 (IANS) Beating India in India in 2022 is the ultimate goal for Australia, according to coach Justin Langer. Australia had recently announced their squad for the home Test series against Pakistan and Langer said that the management is currently shaping a squad in the hopes that it would be mature enough to win in India come 2022.
2019-11-15
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Chacha T20: An ardent Kohli fan from across the border
Abu Dhabi, Nov 15 (IANS) In cricket, whenever a match takes place, there are always a few personalities apart from the players themselves who stand out and catch the eye of the fans. For India, Sudhir Kumar Gautam is one such name who can be spotted whenever the Indian team takes on the field. Similarly for Pakistan, its Chaudhry Abdul Jalil, famously known as Chacha Cricket, who can be seen cheering on the stands whenever the Men in Green play a cricket match.
2019-11-15
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Michael Vaughan takes a dig at Indian pitches
London, Nov 14 (IANS) Former England skipper Michael Vaughan on Thursday took a dig at the pitch for the first Test between India and Bangladesh at the Holkar Cricket Staium. Asked to bowl, the Indian bowlers reduced Bangladesh to 63/3 as Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami and Ishant Sharma bagged a wicket apiece.
2019-11-14
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Amethi DM removed after Smriti's tweet
Lucknow, Nov 14 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government, on Thursday, removed the district magistrate of Amethi, Prashant Sharma from his post.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Mafia created sand scarcity, says Chandrababu Naidu
Vijayawada, Nov 14 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday alleged that the sand scarcity in the state was created by sand mafia which was active with the full support of Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Google redesigns Play Store for Wear OS
San Francisco, Nov 14 (IANS) Google Play on Wear OS is slightly better now as the tech giant has given it a design facelift with some refreshing tweaks.
2019-11-14
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
UK's Conservatives promise to cut 'immigration overall'
London, Nov 14 (IANS) The UK Home Secretary Priti Patel has said that the ruling Conservatives would reduce "immigration overall" to the country after Brexit if they won the December 12 general election.
2019-11-14
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
Sexually aggressive people watch porn more: Study
London, Nov 14 (IANS) Although pornography is connected with sexual aggression over time, but researchers have found that porn use could not predict sexual aggression, as people reported with sexually aggressive tendencies were more likely to watch a lot of pornography.
2019-11-14
Category: International, United Kingdom,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
SC dismisses review petition in Rafale deal
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court dismissed the review petition in the Rafale deal issue, saying "we found nothing in it", BJP leader and senior lawyer Ajay Agarwal said here on Thursday.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,National