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Stop criticising Messi: Argentinian soccer chief
Buenos Aires, July 8 (IANS) Argentina Football Association (AFA) President, Luis Segura called for an end to the mistreatment of star playmaker Lionel Messi after Argentina were defeated in the 2015 Copa America final by hosts Chile. I don't understand the people. One can have preferences, make comparisons but to mistreat Messi the way they did is an immense injustice, Segura said on Tue...
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Nicki Minaj suffers wardrobe malfunction
London, July 8 (IANS) Rapper Nicki Minaj suffered a wardrobe malfunction while she was performing at a music festival here. Minaj accidentally flashed her breast as she took the stage in a revealing outfit consisting of a black satin brassiere and matching thong underneath a fishnet bodysuit at the Wireless Festival on Sunday, reports aceshowbiz.com. At first, the Anaconda hitmak...
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European Commission says Grexit cannot be ruled out
Brussels, July 8 (IANS)) At the end of a Eurogroup summit, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Grexit cannot be ruled out though he does not want Greece to leave the Eurozone. Friday morning will be the last moment, Juncker said on Tuesday night, setting a deadline for the Greek government to present credible and comprehensive proposals to move forward, Xinhua reported...
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Baldwin's wife does headstand weeks after giving birth
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin's wife Hilaria did a headstand and showed off her post-baby body online. The 31-year-old flaunted her post-baby body in some of the photographs posted on image-sharing website Instagram, reports aceshowbiz.com. In a photograph, posted on Sunday, Hilaria appeared doing headstand on a pavement over a pool. The yoga instructor flaunted h...
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Two people killed in US F-16 jet, civilian plane collision
Washington, July 8 (IANS) Two people were killed after an F-16 fighter jet of the US Air Force collided with a civilian aircraft in the state of South Carolina, a media report said.
The two people were aboard the civilian aircraft, a Cessna C-150 model, which was destroyed after the collision, Xinhua reported, citing the US National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Peter Knudson.
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Justin Bieber bares bottom
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) Along with inhibitions, singer Justin Bieber dropped his pants as he shared a naked image of his bottom online. The Baby hitmaker shared the photograph, which showed him pointing at the land ahead, on photo-sharing site Instagram on Monday, reports dailymail.co.uk. In the image, the 21-year-old bared his bottom as he stood with his back to the camera on...
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17 migrants go missing after Greece-bound ship sinks
Athens, July 8 (IANS/EFE) At least 17 people were reported missing after a refugee ship, with over 30 undocumented migrants onboard, sank in the Aegean Sea, according to Greek media. Sixteen people, including a pregnant woman and a child, were rescued immediately after the ship sank between the Greek islands of Farmakonisi and Agazonisi in an operation carried out by Greek-Turkish rescue...
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Ryan Reynolds's fear of time
New York, July 8 (IANS) Actor Ryan Reynolds says he is freaked out by the passing of time and wants to treasure every second that he spends with his daughter James. Reynolds, who has a daughter with actress Blake Lively, shared his fear while talking to AOL Build, a live interview series, reports femalefirst.co.uk. You suddenly feel the inexorable amount of time go by. There's n...
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Charleston shooter charged with additional murder counts
Washington, July 8 (IANS) The white shooter who had been charged with killing nine African-Americans in a racially-motivated shooting spree in a church in South Carolina state last month was indicted on three additional murder charges, a media report said. Dylann Roof, 21, was arrested on nine murder charges for each African-American churchgoer he allegedly killed and also a charge of po...
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Scott Disick embarrasses Kourtney Kardashian
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) TV personality Kourtney Kardashian, who has split from her longtime partner Scott Disick, was fed up with his behaviour. He acts out, he rebels, he drinks too much and he embarrasses her. He acts like a kid sometimes. He just rebels against the crazy responsibility of having three kids and makes Kourtney do it all, a source told people.com. According to...
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'Highly dangerous' terror cell dismantled in Tunisia
Tunis, July 8 (IANS/AKI) Tunisian security forces have dismantled a highly dangerous jihadist terrorism cell and arrested its members, interior minister Mohamed Najem Gharsalli said.
The alleged cell members were planning a series of attacks, Gharsalli said on Tuesday.
Counter-terrorism police seized the cell's entire equipment during the overnight arrests, the minister said.
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Amal Clooney's funny fashion sense
Los Angeles, July 8 (IANS) British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney has the hugest sense of humour with the way she dresses, says designer Giambattista Valli. You would have to meet her privately to know just how much more there is to her. Her curiosity, her boundless passion, but also that she has the hugest sense of humour with the way she dresses. She enjoys it but she doesn'...
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Dozens of Islamic State fighters 'poisoned' in Iraq
Mosul, July 8 (IANS/AKI) At least 45 Islamic State (IS) fighters died after eating a Ramadan fast-breaking meal in the city of Mosul in Iraq, a media report said It was unclear if the IS fighters were deliberately poisoned or died of food poisoning from the 'iftar' feast, Iraqi media reported on Tuesday, citing a spokesman for the Kurdish Democratic Party. A total of 145 IS fight...
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IS executes woman reporter in Iraq
Baghdad, July 7 (IANS/AKI) Islamic State (IS) militants have executed a female journalist in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul for spying after holding her captive, local broadcaster Rudaw reported on Tuesday, citing an Iraqi media watchdog. Rudaw did not state how Suha Ahmed Radi was put to death, but said IS militants held her captive for days after detaining her during a raid on her ho...
Brussels/Athens, July 7 (IANS) An emergency Eurogroup meeting in Brussels on the Greek debt deal ended inconclusive on Tuesday, with lenders saying that they expected to discuss Greece's proposals on Wednesday during a Eurogroup teleconference. The finance ministers of euro zone countries didn't receive new proposals they had expected from Greece on Tuesday, Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijssel...
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Will complete projects in five years, UP tells World Bank
Lucknow, July 7 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday assured a visiting World Bank (WB) team that it would complete all the projects funded by it in the next five years rather than the stipulated time line of seven years. The assurance, to the team led by Jun Matsumoto, was given by Irrigation Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav, who also claimed that the state had set a new record by i...
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Greece did not seek aid: Russian minister
Moscow, July 7 (IANS/EFE) Russian Economic Development Minister Alexey Ulyukaev said on Tuesday that Greece has not asked for financial assistance from Russia, but his country is interested in investing to help alleviate the country's financial crisis. Athens has not asked Moscow for any financial help, while Russia has studied the possibility of engaging in Greek businesses and investin...
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Charge sheet filed against four Bhatkal aides in Karnataka
Bengaluru, July 7 (IANS) Karnataka Police on Tuesday filed a charge sheet against four people for their alleged link with terror outfit Indian Mujahideen and involvement in blasts across the country from 2010 to 2014 in collusion with terror suspects Bhatkal brothers. The four -- Syed Ismail Afaaque (36), Syed Suboor (24), Saddam Hussain (29) and Riyaz Ahmed Sayeedi (32) -- were arrested...
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Rajasthan approves seven investment projects
Jaipur, July 7 (IANS) The Rajasthan government on Tuesday approved setting up of seven investment projects worth nearly Rs.4,000 crore. This was decided at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje here. Seven investment projects worth Rs.3,981 crore were approved at the cabinet meeting held here. The projects are expected to create direct and indirect employmen...
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Turkish flight lands in Delhi after bomb scare, takes off
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) An emergency landing by a Turkish Airlines flight at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport following a bomb scare message on Tuesday afternoon left security agencies into a tizzy. It was later found to be hoax, as no explosives were found in the flight which took off after around nine hours. Flight TK0065 took off after a brief questioning of all the pass...