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My character in 'Babumoshai...' is morally bankrupt: Jatin

Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Actor Jatin Goswami, who is excited about his upcoming film Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, says his character Baanke in the movie is morally bankrupt. The characters we (Nawazuddin Siddqui and I) portray in 'Babumoshai Bandookbaaz' comes from the periphery of society where there is no black or white. My character Baanke is morally bankrupt, Jatin said. It was diff...

14 hours ago
Hate crime rampant in US: Google's AI-based site

San Francisco, Aug 20 (IANS) Violence that erupted at a white supremacist rally in Virginia may have shocked many but hate crime is actually rampant in the US, Google's new website using artificial intelligence (AI) to track hate crime has revealed. Google has launched The Documenting Hate News Index in partnership with its News Lab and the data visualisation studio Pitch Interactive, co...

16 hours ago
Comedian-actor Dick Gregory dies at 84

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) Renowned stand-up comedian, actor and civil rights activist Dick Gregory has passed away. He was 84. Gregory died here on Saturday. His death was confirmed by his family in an Instagram post, reports variety.com. The family appreciates the outpouring of support and love and respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult tim...

17 hours ago
Rishi remembers actors Manorama, Kanhaiyalal

Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor remembers late actors Manorama and Kanhaiyalal. On Saturday night Rishi shared a photograph of Kanhaiyalal on his Twitter account. Kanhaiyalal, who has portrayed the role of Munim and Lala in films like Hum Log, Tangewala, Upkar and Ram Aur Shyam, died in August 1982 at the age of 72. Kanhaiyalalji. The Great! What an actor! The w...

17 hours ago
Despite the rhetoric, the US can't pull out of Paris pact before Nov 4, 2020

The world today is locked in more ways than one. Brutal inequality, dreadful terrorism, unashamed threats on territorial claims and bullying on nuclear missile attacks have all locked our civilisation in a spiral trajectory of global hazards without any sign of slowing down. Recent climate studies by Nature Climate Change, published on July 31, note that the world has also locked itself ...

19 hours ago
Fake news needs the competition: Trump to Bannon

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) US President Donald Trump wished his former chief strategist Steve Bannon well upon his return to the far-right Breitbart News website, tweeting Fake News needs the competition, the media reported. Bannon will be a tough and smart new voice @BreitbartNews ... maybe even better than ever before, CNN quoted Trump's tweets on Saturday. On Friday, Bannon dep...

19 hours ago
Trump to skip annual Kennedy Centre Honours

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will not attend the annual Kennedy Centre Honours in December, the White House has announced. The President and First Lady have decided not to participate in this year's activities to allow the honourees to celebrate without any political distraction, a statement from the White House said on Saturday.

20 hours ago
Neo-Nazis march in Berlin

Berlin, Aug 20 (IANS) Neo-Nazis marched in the streets of the German capital to mark the 30th anniversary of the death of Rudolf Hess, Adolf Hitler's deputy, US, the media reported. Helmeted police in riot gear stood guard on Saturday as right-wing demonstrators converged here, a week after a white supremacist rally turned deadly in Charlottesville, reports CNN. About 500 people ...

23 hours ago
Thousands march in US state one week after Charlottesville

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) Thousands of people poured onto the streets of Boston to demonstrate against racism and hate, one week after race-related protests turned violent in Charlottesville. The crowd chanted anti-Nazi slogans and waved signs condemning white nationalism as it made its way in downtown Boston on Saturday, Xinhua news agency reported. The event was organised in re...

1 day ago
Spain maintains alert level with reinforced security measures

Barcelona, Aug 20 (IANS) The Spanish government decided to maintain its anti-terrorism alert level at 4 but pledged to reinforce security measures at the same time, the Interior Ministry said. The decision was made during an anti-terror meeting on Saturday chaired by Spanish Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido in the morning, Xinhua news agency reported. A total of 14 fatalities...

1 day ago
It won't be easy for Australia to beat hosts India: Ganguly

Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) Former India cricket team captain Sourav Ganguly on Saturday said Australia will find it difficult to beat India at home when the visitors, without pace spearhead Mitchell Starc, come calling in September for five One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and three Twenty20s (T20Is). It won't be easy to beat India in India, Ganguly said when asked whether Starc's unavailabilit...

1 day ago
Italy on security alert following Spain terror attacks

Rome, Aug 19 (IANS) Italy was on security alert on Saturday in the wake of Spain's double terror attacks that left at least 14 people dead, including three Italian nationals. Embassies, airports, churches and tourist destinations are among the possible targets and were under police and Army surveillance in Italy after the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks in the Spanis...

1 day ago
India aim to carry Test domination against Sri Lanka into ODIs

Dambulla (Sri Lanka), Aug 19 (IANS) Fresh from a 3-0 Test cricket series whitewash over Sri Lanka, India will aim to continue with their ruthless approach as the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series begins at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium here on Sunday. Virat Kohli's men routed the Islanders in the three Tests, posting easy wins through all-round performances. In ...

1 day ago
Finland stabbings a terror attack: Police

Helsinki, Aug 19 (IANS) The stabbings in the Finnish city of Turku that left two people dead and eight injured are being treated as acts of terror, police said on Saturday. The incidents were initially investigated as murders, but in the light of further information received during the night, the offences now include murders with terrorist intent and their attempts, police officials said...

1 day ago
Sacked Bannon vows to 'go to war' for Trump agenda

Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has vowed to go to war with President Donald Trump's opponents in the media and on the Capitol Hill after he was fired from his job. Bannon was fired on Friday and just hours after his ouster, Breitbart News announced that he was back as executive chairman of the ultra-conservative website. The former Trump advise...

1 day ago
Soha terms Kareena, Karisma queens of fashion police

Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Actress Soha Ali Khan, who is expecting her first child with husband Kunal Kemmu, had fun at her baby shower. She even called her sister-in-law and actress Kareena Kapoor Khan and actress Karisma Kapoor queens of the fashion police. Soha posted a photograph in which she can be seen posing with Kareena and Karisma. Soha is wearing a pink dress, while Kareena and Kari...

1 day ago
CEOs exit tech board ater Trump's Charlottesville remarks

San Francisco, Aug 19 (IANS) Following a series of comments US President Donald Trump made over the violence in Charlottesville, tech leaders have resigned en masse from the President's tech advisory board as a mark of protest. According to a report in Politico on Friday, more than half of the members of the 15-person Digital Economy Board of Advisors have quit. It was during the...

1 day ago
Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon steps down

Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's embattled chief strategist has departed the White House after a turbulent seven-month tenure, the media reported. Bannon's exit, the latest in a string of high-profile West Wing shake-ups, came as critics have accused Trump of channeling him when he equated white supremacists and neo-Nazis with the left-wing protesters who ...

1 day ago
US pledges support to Spain in investigating terror attacks

Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) US President Donald Trump pledged the full support of the United States in investing the attacks in Spain's Barcelona and Cambrils and bringing the perpetrators to justice. According to a White House statement released on Friday, Trump made the pledge in a phone call with Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. Trump told Rajoy that the US was prepared to ...

1 day ago
Looking into reports of missing British child in Spain attack: May

London, Aug 19 (IANS) British Prime Minister Theresa May said her government was trying its best to look into reports of a missing child with dual British nationality after deadly terrorist attacks in Spain which left 14 people dead. We're urgently looking into reports of a child believed missing, who is a British dual national, Xinhua news agency quoted the Prime Minister as saying. ...

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