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Adele has no grudge against Phil Collins

London, Dec 2 (IANS) Singer Adele has buried the hatchet and moved on from the incident when Phil Collins called her a slippery little fish. She says there is no bad blood between them. Adele denied snubbing Collins for her album 25 after he called her a slippery little fish. Collins remarks came after Adele apparently dropped their collaboration, reports femalefirst.co.uk. The H...

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Facebook CEO pledges to give away 99 percent of company shares

San Francisco, Dec 2 (IANS) Facebook Inc. co-founder and chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday he and his wife would give 99 percent of their Facebook shares to charitable purposes, Xinhua reported. Proceeds of the holdings by the couple, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, of the public listed US social network currently worth $45 billion and will be managed by a new o...

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Abu Dhabi to host `Star Wars: The Force Awakens? premiere

Los Angeles, Dec 2 (IANS) After hosting a portion of its shoot, Abu Dhabi will also host the Middle East premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on December 16 one day before its launch in the region. According to sources, the red carpet gala will be held at Abu Dhabi's Emirates Palace. There might also be props from the film's Abu Dhabi shoot in the Liwa desert, reports variety.com.

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Saif scorches ramp for Rathore's ready-to-wear line

Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actor-producer Saif Ali Khan turned heads as he hit the fashion runway in a black achkan with fitted bottoms to support Bandhgala Baron Raghavendra Rathore, who showcase d his ready-to-wear collection here. Sporting the pencil-moustache from his upcoming film Rangoona, Saif still managed to look royal even in an outfit from a collection with a strong black and white ...

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Over 800 Iraqis killed in November, says UN mission

United Nations, Dec 2 (IANS) A total of 888 Iraqis were killed and 1,237 others wounded in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict in November, a UN spokesman said here on Tuesday. That toll includes nearly 500 civilians killed, Xinhua quoted UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric as saying, who cited the figure released by the UN Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI). Jan Kubis, the...

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Costa chooses Tina Desai to open men's fashion show

Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Designer Troy Costa, whose menswear focuses on modern masculinity and flattering functionality, says he chose actress Tina Desai to open his show for men here as he sees women very differently. Donning a chic tuxedo, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel actress opened Costa's show at Van Heusen GQ Fashion Nights 2015 on Tuesday . I see a woman very different...

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Brad Pitt, George Clooney 'competitive' with each other

Los Angeles, Dec 2 (IANS) Brad Pitt says he and actor George Clooney tend to get competitive with each other in terms of work. With both actors having their own production houses, Pitt says that both often find themselves bidding against each other on books they want to adapt into movies, including Pitt's latest project The Big Short, reports femalefirst.co.uk. In all fairness, h...

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Ed Sheeran becomes second most streamed artist

London, Dec 2 (IANS) Singer Ed Sheeran has become the second most streamed artist of all time with over three billion streams on the music website Spotify, overtaking Eminem, says a report. Sheeran is also the most streamed artist in Britain this year with over 59 million listeners selecting his music on the platform, reports femalefirst.co.uk. With Canadian Rapper Drake topping ...

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Shantanu & Nikhil lauded for collection on pre-independence era

Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Designers Shantanu and Nikhil Mehra, known for their drapes and ability to put subtle India on contemporary fashion, got a standing ovation from fashionistas here for presenting their collection titled 'The Cabinet Mission 1946'. The brothers, who have their own label Shantanu & Nikhil, opened the two-day Van Heusen GQ Fashion Nights 2015 with their collection th...

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Kim Kardashian falls ill during pregnancy

Los Angeles, Dec 2 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who is expected to give birth in the coming weeks has been struck down by a sinus infection and flu. She took to Twitter to post a photograph of her pregnant belly and is clearly feeling down about the situation as she added a sad emoji to her tweet, reports femalefirst.co.uk. She captioned the photograph: 37 weeks x sinus...

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US defense chief says Turkey must control its border with Syria

Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) US defense chief Ash Carter said on Tuesday Turkey and other countries should do more in the fight against the Islamic State (IS), including the tightening of the border, Xinhua reported. France has been galvanised by the attacks on its capital and the French have intensified their role, said Carter here in a congressional hearing. But we all must do more...

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Miranda Lambert doesn't want fans to take 'sides'

Los Angeles, Dec 2 (IANS) Singer Miranda Lambert doesn't want fans to take sides in her split from singer Blake Shelton. We are real people with real lives and real s**t. We're both very honest. This is what it is now, and we're moving forward. We don't need all the opinions, Lambert was quoted as saying by Cosmpolitan magazine, reports femalefirst.co.uk. We just need y'all to b...

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Pentagon sending special force to conduct raids in Iraq, Syria: Carter

Washington, Dec 2 (IANS) US defense chief Ash Carter said on Tuesday the Pentagon was deploying a specialised operations force which would over time conduct unilateral operations in Iraq and Syria as part of US military campaign against the Islamic State (IS). These special operators will over time be able to conduct raids, free hostages, gather intelligence, and capture ISIL leaders, Xi...

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You cannot challenge the audience: Ranbir Kapoor

Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Tamasha actor Ranbir Kapoor says you cannot challenge the audience and that they are always the king when it comes to the box-office fate of any film. You can never challenge the audience, audience is king. I remember when a film of mine 'Rocket Singh' had released and I was really disappointed that nobody went to see it. But later in life, as you grow older ...

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Chicago varsity, Delhi launch better environment competition

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) University of Chicago's Urban Labs and the Delhi Dialogue Commission on Tuesday launched a competition focused on improving air and water quality in the capital by soliciting grassroots ideas from citizens, civic leaders, academics, corporations, and other institutions across India. Urban Labs Innovation Challenge: Delhi will award up to Rs.2 crore in funding to t...

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Spurned suitor held for raping girl, killing her cousin

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) A 22-year-old labourer who raped a teenaged girl after she declined his marriage proposal and attacked and killed her younger cousin who tried to rescue her has been arrested, police said on Tuesday. Raj Kumar, a resident of Bihar, was arrested on Friday from a cement godown in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur city where he fled after committing the crime and started workin...

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Education key to solve poverty, unemployment: Satyarthi

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Noble Laureate Kailash Satyarthi said on Tuesday that education is the key to bring transparency and accountability in the society and solve problems of poverty and unemployment. Delivering the United Nations public lecture on the importance of education in India, he said development and human rights were interlinked. My organisation Bachpan Bachao Andolan...

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Four killed as thunderstorm hits UP

Lucknow, Dec 1 (IANS) At least four people were killed on Tuesday evening as a thunderstorm hit most parts of Uttar Pradesh, officials said. Followed by rains and gusty winds thereafter, the storm brought down hoardings, banners, and uprooted trees and disrupted power lines, bringing the communication network to a grinding halt at many places, including Lucknow. All four people d...

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Five dead during polling for UP gram pradhans

Lucknow, Dec 1 (IANS) At least five people died on Tuesday during the second phase of polling for gram pradhans (village heads) in Uttar Pradesh, officials said. More than a dozen incidents of violence marred the polling. During a booth capturing attempt in Gonda, an elderly person was shot dead. A woman was also killed in the violence. In Meerut, two sects of the Muslim ...

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Karnataka woos aerospace firms for MRO in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Dec 1 (IANS) Karnataka on Tuesday exhorted global aerospace firms to set up a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in the Aerospace Park near the international airport on the city's outskirts. In the 1,000-acre Aerospace Park at Devanahalli, we have a special economic zone (SEZ) for setting up aerospace related facilities, including an MRO to capitalise on the growi...

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