Arts&Culture


Remembering Victims of Barcelona Attacks Remembering Victims of Barcelona Attacks
- August 21, 2017

They warn he could be at large outside Spain. As investigators scrambled to piece together the attacks which killed 14 people in all, Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said yesterday the cell behind the carnage that also injured 120 and plunged the country into shock had been "dismantled", though local authorities took a more cautious tone. (more...)
Maersk Oil sold to France's Total Maersk Oil sold to France's Total
- August 21, 2017

Moller-Maersk A/S (AMKAF.PK, AMKBF.PK), in a $7.45 billion share and debt transaction. As part of the transaction will include Total shares, Maersk will end up owning 3.76 percent of the French company when the deal has been completed. It also means the addition of 160,000 boe/d of mainly liquids production in 2018, acquired "at an average price of 46 k$/boepd", offering high margins with an estimated free cash flow break-even of less than $30/b and growing to more than 200,000 boe/d by ... (more...)
Spain mourns terror victims as manhunt continues Spain mourns terror victims as manhunt continues
- August 21, 2017

Authorities have linked three vans to the 22-year-old of Moroccan origin, whose credit card was used to rent them. The identity has still not been confirmed of the van driver who fled after ploughing into pedestrians on Barcelona's Ramblas boulevard on Thursday afternoon, killing 13 and injuring more than 100. (more...)
Lowry falls just short of playoffs as Stenson triumphs at Wyndham Lowry falls just short of playoffs as Stenson triumphs at Wyndham
- August 21, 2017

Vaughn Taylor (66) and Ollie Schniederjans (63), who birdied three of his last four holes, were tied for fourth at 11 under. Padraig Harrington had a round to forget, failing to pick up a single shot after rounds of 66 and 68. Ten holes later, he posted an eagle. A 325-yard drive meant a birdie opportunity was on, but a fantastic approach shot to within two yards of the hole say Lowry pick up an eagle. (more...)
S.Africa mulls Grace Mugabe's immunity claim S.Africa mulls Grace Mugabe's immunity claim
- August 21, 2017

Reports say Grace turned herself in when she went to a police station on Tuesday to report the case. Robert Mugabe , who has led Zimbabwe since 1980, already has started campaigning for next year's vote. However, the South African government as well as the Zimbabwean government have said the restrictions were imposed because the planes did not have "foreign operator's permit". (more...)
Police Charge James Fields Jr. with 5 Additional Felonies from Car Attack Police Charge James Fields Jr. with 5 Additional Felonies from Car Attack
- August 21, 2017

The Charlottesville Police Department has charged 20-year-old James Fields Jr. with five additional felony charges. Fields is being held on suspicion of second-degree murder, malicious wounding and failure to stop in an accident that resulted in death. (more...)
Elon Musk backs call for global ban on killer robots Elon Musk backs call for global ban on killer robots
- August 21, 2017

Toby Walsh from the University of New South Wales's School of Computer Science and Engineering believes a military arms race among the likes of China, the United States and Russian Federation to develop and deploy so-called killer robots to be used in war is dragging the world down a unsafe path. (more...)
'Stronger' Chelsea are still title favourites, claims Mourinho 'Stronger' Chelsea are still title favourites, claims Mourinho
- August 21, 2017

The Italian signed an improved contract in the summer after securing the Premier League title in his first season, but already he is among the bookmakers' favourites to be the first boss out of a job this time round. Tottenham have again been linked with the Frenchman, who found chances hard to come by last season due to Mourinho's well-documented frustrations with the attacker. (more...)
Watch Britney Spears Cover Bonnie Raitt's 'Something to Talk About' Watch Britney Spears Cover Bonnie Raitt's 'Something to Talk About'
- August 21, 2017

Britney Spears wants those lip-syncing rumours put to rest. The singer gave a heart-felt speech before launching into the song. "I've been doing a lot of thinking lately, right?" "One minute they tear you down and the next minute you're on top of the world, but I've never really spoke about it", she said. (more...)
Watch Foo Fighters, Rick Astley Rickroll Tokyo Music Festival Watch Foo Fighters, Rick Astley Rickroll Tokyo Music Festival
- August 21, 2017

As reported by Consequence Of Sound , none other than Rick Astley joined the Foo Fighters on stage and assisted in an appropriately Foo Fighter-y rendition of " Never Gonna Give You Up ". Then, the epic Rickroll went down as Astley began belting out his famous track after rocking out to the legendary Nirvana tune. When Astley got to the lyric "I just want to tell you how I'm feeling", he shouted to the crowd: "I'm feeling fucking marvellous!" Check it out int he video below. (more...)
Robin Thicke's girlfriend is having a baby Robin Thicke's girlfriend is having a baby
- August 21, 2017

A second photo showed the expectant mother in a bikini, cradling her growing bump. "The due date is March 1st, Alan's birthday", she wrote in the photo's caption. With all of the legal drama with his ex settled, the "Blurred Lines" singer shared an updated family photo on Instagram on August 20, featuring his new baby mama and 7-year-old son Julian, from his previous relationship. (more...)
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's Kissing Photo Goes Viral! Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's Kissing Photo Goes Viral!
- August 21, 2017

As they both parted ways the film didn't work then. Both Ranveer and Deepika are now shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial Padmavati and we are more than eager to see the two together on the silver screen once again. Apart from the love-birds, several other Bollywood stars like Priyanka Chopra , Malaika Arora Khan and Karan Johar were also captured at the party. (more...)
ReCore's DLC is free for existing owners, Definitive Edition coming August 29 ReCore's DLC is free for existing owners, Definitive Edition coming August 29
- August 21, 2017

The best part of this all is that the package will be extremely cheap- Microsoft is going to be releasing this for just $20. Since ReCore is now available on Xbox Game Pass, subscribers should expect the Definitive Edition to be available through that service as well. (more...)
Sarah Hyland and Dominic Sherwood split up Sarah Hyland and Dominic Sherwood split up
- August 21, 2017

In February (17), they celebrated their two-year anniversary. And he praised Sarah again in July (17) for standing up for herself against online trolls who tried to shame her over her thin frame, which she recently attributed to a mystery illness she had been battling in private. (more...)
'The Defenders' Season 2 Isn't A Sure Thing Just Yet 'The Defenders' Season 2 Isn't A Sure Thing Just Yet
- August 20, 2017

With only eight episodes, The Defenders will be a fast binge. In fact, the four main characters don't even all meet each other until the end of the third episode. Overall, then, there's a fair bit to defend about this latest series - it's fun, action-packed and tells us new things about the characters we've got to know over the last couple of years - even if like the heroes themselves, it has a few fatal flaws that stop it from ever progressing beyond "just OK". (more...)
Lafayette man missing in Barcelona after terrorist attack Lafayette man missing in Barcelona after terrorist attack
- August 20, 2017

San Jose resident Caroline Bet Adam, who is also in Spain on vacation, told NBC Bay Area she got off a bus moments after the attack and saw people screaming and running. "At this time, we can confirm that one USA citizen was killed", the official said in a statement Friday. Six people were injured in the incident, which officials said was related to the carnage in Barcelona. (more...)
Broadways Frozen Is Breaking The Bank and Showing it's Look Broadways Frozen Is Breaking The Bank and Showing it's Look
- August 20, 2017

His style was influenced by a love of sci-fi and Disney animated movies, coupled with a research trip to Norway that exposed him to the timber-based culture's painterly, rosemaled design aesthetic and the region's panoramas, all of which have wiggled their way into Frozen in major and miniature ways. (more...)
Game of Thrones Season 7 Finale May Leak Online
- August 20, 2017

HBO confirmed in July 2016 that season 8 of the dark medieval fantasy drama would be the last one. There's been much speculation about when, exactly, the final season of Game of Thrones starts filming, but we now finally have some crystal clarity. (more...)
Bareilly ki Barfi makes a sweet splash Bareilly ki Barfi makes a sweet splash
- August 20, 2017

Set in a north Indian milieu (with many expecting it go the Tanu Weds Manu way), the film charts the life of a small town yet free spirited girl, Bitti Mishra, in love with a writer ( Pritam Vidrohi ) whose book she reads while on a train journey. (more...)
Kareena Kapoor Khan starts 'Veere Di Wedding' with a look test Kareena Kapoor Khan starts 'Veere Di Wedding' with a look test
- August 20, 2017

The occasion was Saif Ali Khan's 47th birthday celebration and so the entire Khandaan got together to party all night. Other ladies who came in to cheer Soha were Konkana Sen Sharma and Neha Dhupia , among others. When asked how does she manage to work after becoming a mother, On this Kareena Kapoor says, "I think it is unbelievable". Kareena sported a white top, a pair of denims and a green jacket while Rhea was at her stylish best with a t-shirt, black trousers, a long coat and black ... (more...)