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Director confirms 'Star Trek Beyond' title

Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) After too many speculations, Justin Lin has finally announced the official title of the next installment of Star Trek movie series. According to the director, the upcoming movie will be called Star Trek Beyond. Lin took to Twitter to announce the title of the film by sharing a photograph which was seemingly taken on the set of the movie, reports aceshowbiz.com....

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Spears in Twitter row with Iggy Azalea

Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Singer Britney Spears has hit back at rapper Iggy Azalea during Twitter row over their Pretty girls single. The 33-year-old singer posted a tweet believed to be about the rapper after the Fancy hitmaker hinted the pair's collaboration Pretty girls failed to achieve chart success because Spears wouldn't promote it properly, reports mirror.co.uk. Referrin...

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'Guardians of the Galaxy' sequel title confirmed

Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Director James Gunn has confirmed that the sequel of his 2014 superhit Guardians of the Galaxy will be called Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2. Gunn, who has been hard at work on the film's script, made the title official on his Twitter and Facebook pages after Marvel's Kevin Feige let the title slip while discussing Ant-Man with an online publication, reports var...

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Greece requests more time to repay IMF

Athens, July 1 (IANS) The Greek government has requested more time from International Monetary Fund (IMF) to repay 1.5 billion euro loan installment that was due on Tuesday midnight, Greek Deputy Prime Minister Yannis Dragassakis said on Tuesday evening. The debt laden country will submit an updated proposal for a debt deal with international creditors to the new Eurogroup talks schedule...

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2.4 bn people worldwide lack sanitation facilities

United Nations, July 1 (IANS/EFE) Some 2.4 billion people -- one out of every three inhabitants of the planet -- still have no access to sanitation facilities, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Unicef said on Tuesday. Of those, 946 million continue to defecate outdoors, a very problematic practice, because in many places it creates a continuous source of disease and pollutes the wa...

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Lily Allen has been sober for seven months?

Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen reportedly hasn't had a drink in seven months and is house-hunting here. The singer is focussing on her career and decided to ditch alcohol in an effort to make it here, reports mirror.co.uk. A source told Grazia magazine: She wasn't enjoying herself anymore so she decided to stop drinking. She seems a lot happier. She's workin...

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Orlando Bloom gets cosy with a Brazilian actress

Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Actor Orlando Bloom was spotted getting cosy with a Brazilian actress Luisa Moraes. The duo arrived at their dinner date at Zooma Sushi in Malibu, California, at about 8:30 p.m. Sunday night and dined for nearly an hour. During their meal, the two enjoyed sushi and cocktail drinks. The duo couldn't keep their eyes and hands off of each other, and at one...

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Turkey considers helping Greece on debt crisis

Ankara, July 1 (IANS) Turkish politicians are considering helping Greece to pay its debts and take the country out of the worsening financial crises. We are ready to help Greece survive its economic crisis with cooperation in tourism, energy, trade, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said here on Tuesday. The Turkish government has started to debate on how to help Greece over...

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Number of displaced in Libya totals 434,000: UNHCR

Tripoli, July 1 (IANS) The number of people displaced within Libya has almost doubled from an estimated 230,000 last September to more than 434,000 amid escalating fighting this year, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said on Tuesday. The internally displaced comprise 83,697 families, according to countrywide data collected by UNHCR and its partners, Xinhua quoted UNHCR as sa...

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New Jersey governor announces bid for US presidential race

Washington, July 1 (IANS) Chris Christie, governor of US state of New Jersey, on Tuesday announced his bid for the 2016 US presidential race, jumping into the group of 13 other Republican candidates already in the field. Christie made the announcement at Livingston High School, his alma mater, in Livingston, New Jersey. His campaign team disclosed his bid via email earlier on Tuesday, Xi...

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Tunisian beach attack gunman trained in Libya: Report

Tunis, July 1 (IANS/AKI) The Tunisian gunman who allegedly shot dead 38 tourists at the resort town of Sousse crossed into Libya earlier this year to receive training, a media report said on Tuesday. Six months before the attack, in January, 23-year-old Seifeddine Rezgui entered Libya, where he received training from a a group of young extremists, Tunisian daily Echorouk claimed. ...

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Tihar jail escape: Absconding inmate held in UP

New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Three days after his escape from the high security Tihar jail, Delhi Police's special cell on Tuesday evening arrested one of the absconding inmates from Uttar Pradesh. Javed, 18, was arrested from Gonda district. Javed was arrested from the house of one of his relatives. He is being taken back to Delhi, said a police official. He along with 19-y...

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CAG pulls up Delhi on social schemes implementation

New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) There were various irregularities on the part of Delhi government in implementing social social welfare schemes, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) pointed out in its latest report. Poor performance of mid-day meal scheme and failure to obtain fund utilisation certificates from various institutions were the chief issues raised by the government auditor i...

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UP Police gets 1,056 new four-wheel vehicles

Lucknow, June 30 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday flagged off 1,056 new four-wheeled vehicles to be used to improve policing under the 'Dial 100' scheme. With these vehicles procured at a cost of Rs.54 crore, there would be two new vehicles each at 1,000 police stations in the state. Speaking on the occasion, Akhilesh Yadav said that this was for t...

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Delhi assembly passes bill to amend VAT act

New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The bill to amend the VAT law in Delhi, thus enabling the AAP government to regulate tax rates on petroleum products, liquor and aerated drinks, was passed by the assembly on Tuesday, amid a walkout by the opposition BJP. The Delhi Value Added Tax (Second Amendment) Bill was passed as the three BJP lawmakers walked out and Leader of Opposition Vijender Gupta tor...

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Three TTP terrorists sentenced to death in Pakistan

Islamabad, June 30 (IANS) An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Tuesday awarded the death sentence to three Taliban militants for killing four policemen during an attack on oil tankers carrying fuel for NATO troops in neighbouring Afghanistan. The outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) attacked the NATO containers in Attock district, some 95 km northwest of the capital city in 2010.<...

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I don't drive because I think a lot: Suniel Shetty

Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Actor Suniel Shetty has always been associated with a macho image, but he on Tuesday revealed that there's a thinking side to him as well, forcing him to avoid driving. I don't drive cars and it's not because I don't know to drive. I prefer a driver driving my car, as I think a lot. And thinking and driving don't go hand in hand, he told media at a press conference...

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Madheshi parties tear up draft constitution in Nepal assembly

Kathmandu, June 30 (IANS) Members of some Madheshi political parties on Tuesday tore up the first draft of the new constitution in the Nepal Constituent Assembly, saying they were dissatisfied with its contents. After their protest, the Constituent Assembly called a meeting on Thursday to discuss the content of the new constitution. Immediately after Draft Committee chairman Kris...

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Kejriwal says Modi 'bullying' AAP government

New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday hit out at the gundagardi (bullying) of the Narendra Modi government, which he said was preventing his government from doing its work in the national capital. He attacked Modi on various fronts, ranging from the black money issue to the tussle between the Aam Aadmi Party government and the central government over t...

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Indian rappers only rap about themselves: Baba Sehgal

Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) One of the pioneers of rap music in India in the 1990s, Baba Sehgal says numerous Indian rappers have emerged in recent times like Yo Yo Honey Singh but the current crop are self-obsessed and rap only about themselves. Rapping hasn't been explored in a big way in India. The rappers here only talk about themselves, or they talk about their cars or their horses, he t...

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