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Life&Culture Sensex Jumps 242 Points to 33191, Nifty at 10243
Author: 0 Sensex Jumps 242 Points to 33191, Nifty at 10243

However, value-buying in several heavyweights towards the fag-end trimmed the losses, with the index finishing at 32,802.44, down 67.28 points or 0.20%. Among the Sensex constituents, telecom giant Bharti Airtel secured podium finish, ratcheting up 6.08%. Infratel (-1.7%), Power Grid (-0.8%), NTPC (-0.7%), SBI (-0.5%) and Asian Paints (-0.50%) were the top losers in today's trade.

Life&Culture Ousted Queen Movie Director Bryan Singer Accused of Sexual Assault
Author: 0 Ousted Queen Movie Director Bryan Singer Accused of Sexual Assault

Singer is likely best known as the director of multiple films in Fox's X-Men franchise, starting with the 2000 original and as recently as 2016's X-Men: Apocalypse. Bryan Singer , who was sacked this week from his job as director of the forthcoming Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody , has been sued for sexual assaulting a minor, TMZ reports .

Life&Culture Fallen Kingdom: The first trailer finally drops
Author: 0 Fallen Kingdom: The first trailer finally drops

The trailer gives us our first insight into what Fallen Kingdom will be about; up until now, neither the studio nor director J.A. Bayona have released a synopsis for the movie. The addition of Goldblum is great because he can make even the most dreary films fantastic, so having him return to the franchise in some fashion is awesome.

Life&Culture Peters Veterans Memorial Commission hosts Pearl Harbor anniversary ceremony
Author: 0 Peters Veterans Memorial Commission hosts Pearl Harbor anniversary ceremony

Scott Swift. World War II veteran Tom Kaiser, 89, and Korean War veteran Stan Gavlick, 86, both of Delray Beach, planned the event at Veterans Memorial Park with the Boynton veterans group. "It's awesome how many people come up and thank me for my service". The ceremony began with a moment of silence in honor of those who lost their lives.

Life&Culture Prince George Had the Cutest Role in His School's Nativity Play
Author: 0 Prince George Had the Cutest Role in His School's Nativity Play

Asking the children about their plans for Christmas, William said: 'I went to my boy's nativity play. He added: " He was a sheep ". Awwww. We bet the young royal looked adorable in his nativity costume! The Duchess of Cambridge , who is now expecting her third child, visited the Children's Global Media Summit on Wednesday alongside her husband.

Life&Culture 150-Acre Skirball Fire Spurs Evacuations, Freeway Closures In California
Author: 0 150-Acre Skirball Fire Spurs Evacuations, Freeway Closures In California

As multiple fires spread through Southern California, museums near the affected areas have been taking preventative action to close. A major Santa Ana weather event with wind gusts between 70 and 80 miles per hour, and low relative humidity are to blame for the Skirball fire , which is threatening Los Angeles' affluent Bel Air neighborhood, officials said.

Life&Culture Saudi Prince Identified as Buyer of $450.3M Leonardo Painting
Author: 0 Saudi Prince Identified as Buyer of $450.3M Leonardo Painting "Salvator Mundi"

On Wednesday, the newly opened branch of Louvre in Abu Dhabi posted a tweet saying the " Salvator Mundi " was coming to their museum. Prince Bader is also reportedly a friend and associate of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , who recently embarked on a countrywide crackdown on corruption that touched $100 billion and implicated over 200 people, including members of the royal elite.

Life&Culture Taylor Swift Breaks Her Silence On 'Demoralizing' Sexual Assault Trial
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Breaks Her Silence On 'Demoralizing' Sexual Assault Trial

Your testimony this summer was fierce and you probably used the word "ass" the most times ever in a court of law, but your face minus actions or words does nothing for me. Luke , whom she alleges sexually assaulted and emotionally abused her - for help. Now the singer has spoken to Time reporter Eliana Dockterman and detailed for the first time how she found the case process "demoralising", and how she leaned on Kesha for help.

Author: 0 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix': Images Reveal First Look At New Film

Turner ignited the cover of Entertainment Weekly's First Look Issue as Jean Grey this week. In Dark Phoenix , set roughly 10 years after X-Men: Apocalypse , the X-Men are nationally celebrated heroes - but the fame gets to Professor X's head, leading to a cosmic adventure.

Life&Culture August Ames dies dead at 23 - How did porn star die?
Author: 0 August Ames dies dead at 23 - How did porn star die?

The source revealed, " Mercedes Grabowski died of asphyxia due to hanging". Annika Albrite, a fellow porn star, expressed her shock over Ames' death. "Not wanting to have sex with gay men is not homophonic; they don't want to have sex with me either so byeeeee". "I don't have anything to apologise for!" Apologizing for taking extra steps to ensure that my body stays safe? She later added that she "loved the gay community" and that "none of her intentions were malicious".

Life&Culture WWE Clash of Champions lineup: Five matches added, new stipulations
Author: 0 WWE Clash of Champions lineup: Five matches added, new stipulations

If every action has an opposite but equal reaction that means that Shane's flip to the dark side will likely re-brand Sami Zayn and Kevin Ownes as babyfaces - and that could be a lot of fun. It's been a long time since Shane has played a heel on WWE programming, as he spent several years away from the company, and he's been a fan favorite ever since he returned last year.

Life&Culture Marvel Picks New Wolverine Richard Armitage; Where Will 'The Hobbit' Star Appear?
Author: 0 Marvel Picks New Wolverine Richard Armitage; Where Will 'The Hobbit' Star Appear?

The series kicks off with a 10-episode season, premiering on Stitcher's premium service, where it will be an exclusive until it makes its way to other platforms in the fall. Titled Wolverine: The Long Night , this first scripted podcast from Marvel will feature the heavyweight vocal talents of Richard Armitage ( The Hobbit ), Scott Adsit ( 30 Rock ), Bob Balaban ( Moonrise Kingdom , Waiting for Guffman ), Brian Stokes Mitchell ( Mr.

Life&Culture Trump slurs words in Jerusalem embassy speech
Author: 0 Trump slurs words in Jerusalem embassy speech

Noah played it again and descended into hysterical laughter once more . "He sounds like he just had a drink with Bill Cosby , what's going on there, man?" In the hours since, #DentureDonald has taken over Twitter and thousands have joined in on the fun.

Life&Culture Hugh Jackman Turned Down a Chance to Play James Bond
Author: 0 Hugh Jackman Turned Down a Chance to Play James Bond

The main feeling I had was: "There, that's the character". And it seems that our home-bred Hugh Jackman piqued their interest, having just begun playing Wolverine in the 2000 hit X-Men. Jackman recalled his agent telling him he doesn't "get a say" in the scripts and "just have to sign on". "He said", I was anxious that between " Bond " and "X-Men", I'd never have time to do different things".

Life&Culture 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Director Responds to Being Fired From Queen Film
Author: 0 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Director Responds to Being Fired From Queen Film

Fletcher (who last directed Eddie The Eagle ) will pick up filming on the movie next week, with around two weeks' worth of photography left to complete. The 3-year first look deal that Singer's production company Bad Hat Harry had with Fox has also not been renewed, and the company's offices on the Fox lot are reportedly being packed up.

Life&Culture Audio found of Corey Feldman naming alleged Hollywood paedophiles in 1993
Author: 0 Audio found of Corey Feldman naming alleged Hollywood paedophiles in 1993

Among those audio recordings was an interview with Feldman, which has now been handed over to the Los Angeles Police Department, the sheriff's office said. 'This guy on his My Space page and his Facebook page has got pictures of me and Corey Haim, ' Feldman said during the interview. Now, they've changed their tune as they've located the interview and turned it over to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Life&Culture Game of Thrones season 8 might arrive later than expected
Author: 0 Game of Thrones season 8 might arrive later than expected

Speaking to Variety , Sophie stated how they've got "six or seven months left" of filming on the season, before outright saying the release date when asked about her upcoming slate. She also said how nearly the whole cast was present during the season 8 read-through and it turned really emotional for all of them. All of the Americans wanted to come over.

Life&Culture Kim Kardashian West announces new beauty reality show
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian West announces new beauty reality show

In the end, only one of these beauty-obsessed bloggers will get to claim the title of Glam Master . A trailer for the beauty competition show unveiled on Tuesday shows models dripping in colorful liquids, glitter and rhinestones. After debuting highlighters, lip glosses and a contour kit in her self-named KKW cosmetic line, this year, Kardashian West will showcase her executive production skills by premiering Glam Masters on Lifetime next.

Life&Culture Asher Angel to Play Billy Batson in DC's 'Shazam!'
Author: 0 Asher Angel to Play Billy Batson in DC's 'Shazam!'

He joins Asher Angel ( Billy Batson ) and Zachary Levi ( Shazam ) in David Sandberg's 2019 DCEU film. DC and Warner Bros. are also now developing a standalone film about Black Adam, Shazam's arch nemesis. One potential replacement villain could be Doctor Sivana, who made his debut with the hero in Whiz Comics #2 in 1940. In addition to It, which has pulled in $694M worldwide making it the highest grossing horror film ever, Grazer also starred on CBS' recently pulled new comedy ...

Life&Culture Gallup, Quinnipiac: More Disapprove Than Approve of Tax Act
Author: 0 Gallup, Quinnipiac: More Disapprove Than Approve of Tax Act

People are more divided on what the effect of the legislation would be if signed into law - 20% believe it will reduce their taxes, 41% believe they will increase and 32% say the plan won't make a difference either way. Voters said by a margin of 56-40 percent that Trump is not fit to be president, tying his all-time low score on that question. The poll was conducted between November 29 and December 4 and included phone interviews with 1,508 voters with a margin of error of 3.1 percent.

Life&Culture UPS Warns Some Deliveries Are Delayed
Author: 0 UPS Warns Some Deliveries Are Delayed

The UPS spokesperson added that the company had already resolved the problem that had created the delays earlier this week due to such high ordering online during Cyber Week. Spokesman Jess Bunn said FedEx was proud of its record and anticipated record volumes. ( UPS ) drivers deliver packages on Cyber Monday in NY, U.S., on Monday, Nov.

Life&Culture CBS All Access officially orders Twilight Zone reboot
Author: 0 CBS All Access officially orders Twilight Zone reboot

Now we've got a little more information from CBS about the reboot, including the fact that Jordan Peele ( Get Out ) will co-executive produce the show . Created by Rod Sterling , the original science fiction, fantasy, and horror series - shot entirely in black and white - ran on CBS for five seasons from 1959 to 1964.

Life&Culture Suns' Devin Booker leaves game after adductor strain
Author: 0 Suns' Devin Booker leaves game after adductor strain

The Suns confirmed the news on their official Twitter account and by Suns general manager Ryan McDonough broke the news on 98.7 FM Arizona's Sports Station's Burns & Gambo. He is averaging 24.3 points per contest while shooting 45 percent from the floor and 38 percent from 3. The hits keep coming to Devin Booker and the Suns.

Life&Culture Trailer of Saif Ali Khan Kaalakaandi Movie Will be Out Today
Author: 0 Trailer of Saif Ali Khan Kaalakaandi Movie Will be Out Today

The hilarious and full-of-life trailer of Kaalakaandi finally released yesterday and I have to tell you, I wasn't the slightest bit disappointed! However, Saif Ali Khan has said that if Bhansali's controversial magnum opus hits the theaters in January, the makers of Kaalakaandi will have shift things around.

Life&Culture Jennifer Lawrence
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence "Always Knew" She Would Become Famous

Last month People reported the flop of mother! caused a strain too great for the pair to overcome and contributed to their break-up. "But the fact is I have been given a platform, and if I don't use it, then I don't deserve it", the actress said at The Hollywood Reporter's annual Women in Entertainment breakfast, presented by Lifetime, held Wednesday morning at Los Angeles' Milk Studios.

Life&Culture Priyanka Chopra tops world's sexiest Asian woman list again
Author: 0 Priyanka Chopra tops world's sexiest Asian woman list again

Priyanka Chopra never reads her emails and there are thousands and thousands of them lying unread and unopened in her mailbox. In a media statement, Priyanka said, "I can not actually take credit for this at all". Previous year's victor Padukone found herself on the third spot, with another popular name from Hindi cinema, Alia Bhatt, on fourth. "I owe my fans this joy and want to share it with them despite not being able to digest the development", Sharma said.

Life&Culture Congress grills Trump Jr. on 2016 meeting as Russian Federation probe picks up
Author: 0 Congress grills Trump Jr. on 2016 meeting as Russian Federation probe picks up

Mike Conaway , R-Texas, center, Rep. Tom Rooney, R-Fla., right, and Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., left, after House Intelligence Committee meeting where Donald Trump Jr., was interviewed, Wednesday, Dec. But Trump Jr. did not provide details about communications with his father and invoked attorney-client privilege because of the presence of attorneys during the exchange with his father.

Life&Culture Ohio State continues its Florida pipeline with four-star commit Tyreke Johnson
Author: 0 Ohio State continues its Florida pipeline with four-star commit Tyreke Johnson

In this year of transition - during which Ohio State has no outside expectations and less talent than nearly everyone in the Big Ten - the Buckeyes have begun league play 2-0. "So, when the ball was in the air, Jaaron slightly put his arm around the belly of the 270-pound guy and it had nothing to do with the play". In Michigan's first 23 possessions, it made eight layups and six 3-pointers - which is to say that the Wolverines did whatever they wanted.

Life&Culture Wildfires Are Burning Down Rupert Murdoch's Los Angeles Home
Author: 0 Wildfires Are Burning Down Rupert Murdoch's Los Angeles Home

Murdoch's Moraga Bel Air winery issued a statement on Twitter Wednesday saying, "We are watching the situation unfold very carefully along with everyone else". Bloomberg reported that the property is within the current evacuation zone, and NBC is reporting that it has caught fire . Over 200,000 residents in California were ordered to evacuate so far and the wildfires have been ongoing.

Life&Culture Ryan Reynolds Will Play Detective Pikachu In New Movie
Author: 0 Ryan Reynolds Will Play Detective Pikachu In New Movie

THR reports the Deadpool actor joins Justice Smith ( Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom ) and Kathryn Newton (Little Big Lies) on the flick. Reynolds is expected to portray the iconic character through motion capture. Players usually act as trainers, who must collect the Pokemon creatures and use them to do battle. No further details about Detective Pikachu were revealed, but the live action/GCI hybrid film is expected to begin shooting in London in mid-January.

Author: 0 International Space Station Crew Makes Pizza In Orbit

The ingredients were delivered to the spacecraft after Italian Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli "casually mentioned" how much he missed pizza . No need to worry about putting the pizza down in between bites - it just floats there. The International Space teems with more than 12,000 different species of bacteria - and that's a good thing.

Life&Culture Men Dominated YouTube This Year, & That's Disappointing
Author: 0 Men Dominated YouTube This Year, & That's Disappointing

That was no different in 2017: YouTube's top 10 trending videos for the year have garnered more than 633 million views collectively, up by 83 million compared to last year's list . Some material, like images of animal abuse, are acceptable on the site, likely because they might be posted to draw attention to the issue, but others, like a comment that reads, "Someone shoot Trump", are a no-no.

Life&Culture Bigg Boss 11: Akash Dadlani forcefully kisses Shilpa Shinde, fans outrage
Author: 0 Bigg Boss 11: Akash Dadlani forcefully kisses Shilpa Shinde, fans outrage

When Bigg Boss favoured Vikas, Hina flipped out and started slamming Hiten for being a "follower" and blindly following Vikas. Vikas convinced Puneesh to ensure that he won the task. Luv was also present and he told everyone about his discussion with Vikas. Puneesh was Priyank's baby sitter and Arshi Khan was Shilpa's baby sitter.

Author: 0 Unusual Volume Spikes For: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

About 325,280 shares traded. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. Choate Investment Advisors sold 100 shares as Disney Walt Co New ( DIS)'s stock declined 2.31%. The rating was upgraded by Bernstein on Wednesday, November 23 to "Outperform". RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Thursday, November 5 report.

Life&Culture Singer John Mayer hospitalized for emergency appendectomy
Author: 0 Singer John Mayer hospitalized for emergency appendectomy

The singer apologized for having to cancel his concert with Dead & Company in New Orleans. Officials at the Amway Center say that a new date for the Orlando engagement is expected to be issued soon and that tickets purchased for the December 7 performance will be honored at the new date.

Author: 0 FG orders Kachikwu, Baru to clear fuel queues by weekend

Lai Mohammed, Minister for Information and Culture, says the Federal Government has given Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, the "marching orders" to ensure that fuel queues at filling stations are eliminated before the week runs out.

Life&Culture Is Eminem Releasing A Surprise 'Revival' Double Album Next Week?
Author: 0 Is Eminem Releasing A Surprise 'Revival' Double Album Next Week?

The highly-anticipated 19-track project features Beyonce, Phresher , Ed Sheeran , Alicia Keys , Skylar Grey , Kehlani , Pink and more. The rapper made the big reveal on Instagram on Tuesday (Dec. The 19-track offering also finds Eminem linking up with rookie artist, Phresher , who caused tremors previous year on the East Coast with his regional hit "Wait a Minute".

Life&Culture Six Female Democratic Senators Call for Franken's Resignation
Author: 0 Six Female Democratic Senators Call for Franken's Resignation

Democratic Sen. Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire issued a statement Wednesday calling on Franken to resign. A woman is accusing Sen. "He was between me and the door and he was coming at me to kiss me", she told Politico . Franken has said he is "ashamed" by the allegations, but has not admitted to knowingly behaving badly, and apologized to the women who have felt disrespected by his behavior.

Life&Culture Vladimir Putin makes it official - he's running for re-election in 2018
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin makes it official - he's running for re-election in 2018

Putin was president for two terms between 2000 and 2008, before paving way for his current prime minister Dimitry Medvedev who ruled for four years with Putin as PM. "The decision will be taken and announced in the near future", said Putin, without making it clear just how soon. Sobchak said on Wednesday that Putin would probably win "as always", but that she still planned to run to represent people who wanted change.

Life&Culture Harvey Weinstein's Former Assistant Prepping Sexual Harassment Suit
Author: 0 Harvey Weinstein's Former Assistant Prepping Sexual Harassment Suit

The " Girls " star told the newspaper that she also warned Adrienne Elrod, a Clinton spokeswoman, about rumors surrounding Weinstein. Weinstein, who prominently advocated for Clinton's presidential bid by holding fundraisers and other public events, is now being investigated for multiple claims of sexual assault and rape.

Life&Culture Katrina Kaif pens a heartfelt post for late actor Shashi Kapoor
Author: 0 Katrina Kaif pens a heartfelt post for late actor Shashi Kapoor

The programmes editor Paul Royall apologised on Twitter for the mistake shortly after the bulletin aired. Because we brown people all look the same... And many amongst those to criticise it were the corporation's own stars. "Not our usual standards and I apologise for any upset". It was gathered that Kapoor, who acted in huge hits like Deewar and Kabhie Kabhie , had been ill for some time and was in hospital.

Author: 0 Final "Black Mirror" Season 4 trailer reveals release date

Without questioning it, technology has transformed all aspects of our lives; in every home; on every desk; in every palm - a plasma screen; a monitor; a Smartphone - a Black Mirror reflection. It will include the casting of this episode, and Andrea Riseborough ( Birdman, Battle of the Sexes ), Andrew Gower ( Outlander ) and Kiran Sonia Sawar.

Life&Culture Disney and Fox reportedly closing in on a deal
Author: 0 Disney and Fox reportedly closing in on a deal

The Murdoch family, which controls Fox , prefers a deal with Disney because it would rather be paid in Disney than Comcast stock, and expects a potential deal with Disney to be cleared by US antitrust regulators more easily, one of the sources said.

Life&Culture Time Names 'The Silence Breakers' As 2017 Person Of The Year
Author: 0 Time Names 'The Silence Breakers' As 2017 Person Of The Year

Time Magazine has named "The Silence Breakers: The Voices That Launched a Movement" as a collective "Person of the Year". Time has been selecting a Person of the Year since 1927 , according to the magazine. Mohammed bin Salman , 32, was also named to the short list. President Trump was next, a little over an hour after he managed to make headlines once again by officially endorsing Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore despite accusations that he sexually molested a girl when she was 14 and ...

Life&Culture Matt Smith feels sorry for Meghan Markle
Author: 0 Matt Smith feels sorry for Meghan Markle

And they really have. "This would not have been conceivable, this would not have happened 50 years ago", reckoned Foy. Speaking at a talk at the 92nd Street Y in New York City ahead of series two of The Crown , Matt, 35, said of Meghan: 'I feel sorry for her.