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Life&Culture Japan to buy 105 F-35 United States stealth warplanes: Donald Trump
Author: 0 Japan to buy 105 F-35 United States stealth warplanes: Donald Trump

The Republican president has sought to downplay the significance of the missile tests, even though his own national security adviser, John Bolton, said over the weekend that they violated the United Nations resolutions. Abe, who has forged a strong friendship with Trump and agrees with him on many issues, is concerned because the short-range missiles pose a threat to Japan's security.

Life&Culture Wilson-Raybould and Philpott will run for re-election as independent candidates
Author: 0 Wilson-Raybould and Philpott will run for re-election as independent candidates

Philpott, a former health minister, Indigenous-services minister and president of the Treasury Board, resigned from cabinet in early March over Trudeau's handling of the affair. Both first-term MPs wore white, which Philpott said was to signify neutrality in working with political parties of different brand colours. The expulsions came despite a last-minute appeal from Wilson-Raybould.

Life&Culture Priyanka, Nick celebrate a year of togetherness
Author: 0 Priyanka, Nick celebrate a year of togetherness

Priyanka Chopra , who is now in London, was attending Mariah Carey's show in the city and met the singer backstage, reported Daily Mail. Priyanka responded to her husband's appreciation post in the comments, writing: "The most awesome thing that ever happened to me is you".

Life&Culture DARK PHOENIX Clip - Jean Grey Must Die (2019) X-Men
Author: 0 DARK PHOENIX Clip - Jean Grey Must Die (2019) X-Men

The only difference is that Sansa is more self-assured than Jean is in Dark Phoenix . In it, you can see Sophie Turner's Jean Grey start to use her powers. There's been a move for diversity and representation in cinema today, and we can certainly feel that in films like X-Men: Dark Phoenix , Wonder Woman, Black Panther, and Captain Marvel .

Life&Culture Korean film 'Parasite' wins Cannes' top prize
Author: 0 Korean film 'Parasite' wins Cannes' top prize

There were no Indian films in official selection of the Cannes festival this year. At the Cannes closing ceremony, on Saturday night, Joon-ho got a standing ovation and a loud cheer from the audience when his film was named the Palme d'Or victor.

Life&Culture Miley Cyrus debuts 3 songs at BBC Radio 1s Big Weekend
Author: 0 Miley Cyrus debuts 3 songs at BBC Radio 1s Big Weekend

Following the performance, Charli XCX posted a message to Cyrus on Instagram, saying "you have pure rockstar energy like none other and to perform with you was genuinely SO FUCKING FUN!" At this stage though, it's not clear whether or not we'll be receiving a new album, EP, or a trio of singles on Wednesday, but considering that albums are usually released on a Friday, we might in fact be receiving more information about what's to come.

Life&Culture Ajay Devgn's father Veeru Devgn is no more
Author: 0 Ajay Devgn's father Veeru Devgn is no more

Just came to know about this sad news. Veeru directed entertaining and death-defying action sequences for Bollywood, from the seventies to the eighties, and well into the nineties. Here are the pictures. Amitabh Bachchan , who worked with Veeru Devgan in 1999 film Hindustan Ki Kasam , paid his last respects at the crematorium.

Life&Culture Aladdin tops box office with $207m worldwide
Author: 0 Aladdin tops box office with $207m worldwide

In third was Disney blockbuster Avengers: Endgame , taking in an estimated US$16.8 million for three days (US$21.9 million for four). Disney's new live-action retelling of Aladdin has received high praise and an "A" grade from the movie going audience it caters to according to the film's official CinemaScore .

Life&Culture 'Black Mirror' spinoff video shorts headed to YouTube before season 5
Author: 0 'Black Mirror' spinoff video shorts headed to YouTube before season 5

Black Mirror's fifth season will return to Netflix with three new episodes on June 5th, and to promote the return of the series, it will release a trio of extremely short episodes on its América Latina YouTube channel. In partnership with Netflix , a mini-series called Little Black Mirror will debut exclusively via YouTube . In true " Black Mirror " fashion, creator Charlie Brooker enlists the help of some very well known stars to act out this thought-provoking series.

Life&Culture South Korean social satire 'Parasite' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes
Author: 0 South Korean social satire 'Parasite' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes

He is best known for his dramatic films " Snowpiercer " and " Okja ". "I was a little boy who was insane about cinema since I was 12 years old", Mr Bong said, hoisting the palm-frond statuette in the air. His elder brother Jean-Pierre said the movie offered an optimistic vision "in these dark and hard times with identitarian populism on the rise". The third-place jury prize, presented by Michael Moore, was split between two socially conscious thrillers: The French director Ladj Ly's ...

Life&Culture Solskjaer admits '99 frustration at Man Utd
Author: 0 Solskjaer admits '99 frustration at Man Utd

What Man United would give to have prime Becks back in their team today. He even scored the fifth goal in the 5-0 win in front of 61,000 people. Alex Ferguson's side was formidable since the initial minutes of the game, when Ole Solskjaer came from the bench to score the opening goal of the match.

Life&Culture Jon Voight says Donald Trump is greatest President since Abraham Lincoln
Author: 0 Jon Voight says Donald Trump is greatest President since Abraham Lincoln

In 1979, he won the Oscar for best actor in a leading role for " Coming Home " (1978). America, he states, is "witnessing triumph" and is "stronger, safer, and with more jobs because our president has made his every move correct ". God bless America, and may God continue to guide this nation". Will someone please change Jon Voight's diaper? Voight published back-to-back 45-second video clips - which, like, did his camera run out of batteries? The same thing happened amongst ...

Life&Culture IGTV Now Supports Landscape Format on Alongside Vertical Videos
Author: 0 IGTV Now Supports Landscape Format on Alongside Vertical Videos

Similar to most other video-viewing platforms, users on Instagram will be able to turn their phones sideways to be shown full-screen videos. Last year , Instagram took a "bold" step by launching a new-format video feature: IGTV . It features long-form videos and is also available from the main Instagram app. As much as this sounds like the company is taking customer feedback, it looks like an admittance that they were wrong, videos should not be shot in portrait.

Life&Culture FC Barcelona vs. Valencia - 5/25/19 Copa del Rey Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 FC Barcelona vs. Valencia - 5/25/19 Copa del Rey Pick, Odds, and Prediction

We knew that we couldn't repeat what had happened last season, and yet it happened again. Barcelona and Valencia are set to square off in the Copa del Rey final on Saturday, May 25 . Messi went on to offer a stout defence of Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde , as he suggested criticism of his boss for his failure to halt Liverpool's march was misplaced.

Life&Culture Sound problems wreck Spice Girls comeback gig
Author: 0 Sound problems wreck Spice Girls comeback gig

However, a small group of the 80,0000 fans at the concert took to social media to complain about the sound quality, which appeared to be an issue in one small area in the stands at the top of the venue. We want every single one of you to feel special tonight. Thank you to our wonderful fans, without you we never could have done this, we are eternally grateful for your endless support.

Author: 0 Instagram Finally Launches Landscape Video for IGTV

Until now, Instagram unabashedly supported vertical-only video, which made sense as the users used it more for scrolling through posts and videos like Facebook. Instagram now supporting landscape videos is them realizing that nobody wants to create content that's exclusive to IGTV and we should expect YouTube videos to be ported over the platform.

Life&Culture The Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Has Been Delayed Until February 2020
Author: 0 The Sonic the Hedgehog Movie Has Been Delayed Until February 2020

The tone of the trailer was very much geared towards youngsters, so I'm a little dubious that adult fans of the SEGA character were itching to see this movie anyway. Do you think Paramount made the right call in changing the look for Sonic and moving the release date to accommodate the changes? It stars James Marsden as Tom Wachowski, a former SFPD officer who has moved to Green Hills, Motana, who encounters the blue speedster, who is voiced by Ben Schwartz .

Life&Culture On the field its very professional against Pakistan: Kohli
Author: 0 On the field its very professional against Pakistan: Kohli

These tweets ensure we'll be laughing all the way to the first match, which begins on May 30, and will pit South Africa against the host team, England. From what I've seen he has been really impressive. Harbhajan, who has taken 417 Test wickets and 269 in ODIs, acknowledges that intense desire for success from the Indian public will bring its own pressures for Virat Kohli's squad.

Life&Culture Deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits, lawyer says
Author: 0 Deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits, lawyer says

If the settlement is approved, it will not clear Weinstein of the criminal charges he still faces in NY for allegations of rape and performing a forcible sex act. A bankruptcy judge will decide on whether to approve the settlement June 4. The settlement would have no impact on Weinstein's pending criminal trial.

Life&Culture Chrissy Teigen apologises after tweeting The Voice victory
Author: 0 Chrissy Teigen apologises after tweeting The Voice victory

On one side, Blake Shelton has three of his country stars and six wins under his belt. Although many winners from The Voice have moved on to record deals and royalties, many fans want to know what the winners of The Voice receive for winning and which contestant won the prize this year.

Life&Culture Salman Khan wants to have children but doesnt want the mother
Author: 0 Salman Khan wants to have children but doesnt want the mother

The role was to be done byPriyanka Chopra, who abruptly quit the film past year, a fact about which Salman still appears to be sore. Whether Salman and Sonakshi started Dabangg series in 2010. "Now, if Priyanka hadn't left Bharat , how could we have brought Katrina on board?" Well, we all know that his colleagues and his own family have been answering questions about the quintessential Salman Khan .

Life&Culture The legend returns in this first teaser for Star Trek: Picard
Author: 0 The legend returns in this first teaser for Star Trek: Picard

But, as the voiceover teases, it sounds like he left under some stressful circumstances. That was Stewart's last performance as Picard for 17 years - but now he is returning for his very own spinoff series on CBS All Access . Other members of the show's creative team will include James Duff, Akiva Goldsman , Michael Chabon, and Kirsten Beyer. Check out the Star Trek: Picard trailer and poster below.

Life&Culture SMOLLETT: Lawyer involved in hoax hate-crime case refuses subpoena
Author: 0 SMOLLETT: Lawyer involved in hoax hate-crime case refuses subpoena

Smollett's case files were sealed in the same hearing where the Cook County States Attorney announced that they would drop 17 felony counts against the " Empire " actor in return for approximately 16 hours of community service and a $10,000 check - the "down payment" Smollett left with the court when he was let out on bond.

Life&Culture All in the Family, Jeffersons reboot is a hit, wins Wednesday
Author: 0 All in the Family, Jeffersons reboot is a hit, wins Wednesday

Eventually, his cast picked up the ball and plowed ahead without skipping a beat. Jimmy Kimmel's long-awaited tribute to Norman Lear , Live in Front of a Studio Audience , kicked off Wednesday night with two star-studded live recreations of two iconic episodes of Lear's beloved sitcoms All In The Family and its groundbreaking spin-off, The Jeffersons .

Life&Culture Wendy Williams’ son arrested following fight with dad
Author: 0 Wendy Williams’ son arrested following fight with dad

Things are not calming down for Wendy Williams and Kevin Hunter despite their impending divorce . In her 2004 memoir Wendy's Got the Heat, Williams talked about catching Hunter having an affair just months after Kevin Jr . " Wendy Williams has been, and remains, committed to helping others in the struggles of life", she said , reading a prepared statement. Eventually, their verbal dispute turned physical when Kevin Sr .

Life&Culture HBO Boss Says No Arya Stark Spin-Off
Author: 0 HBO Boss Says No Arya Stark Spin-Off

Even up to the point when Cersei's with Jaime I thought, 'He's going to whip off his face (and reveal it is Arya)' and they're both going to die. "There are not as many opportunities where you get to do everything with one character and this season there's a whole spectrum I get to do".

Life&Culture First Terminator: Dark Fate Trailer: Sarah Connor Is Back With A Vengeance
Author: 0 First Terminator: Dark Fate Trailer: Sarah Connor Is Back With A Vengeance

Terminator: Dark Fate was penned by a newly established writer's room consisting of Josh Friedman ( Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles ), David S. 'Welcome to the day after Judgment Day , ' the poster tagline reads. Terminator newcomer Mackenzie Davis , who Black Mirror fans will know from the episode San Junipero, plays a soldier sent from the future to protect Dani Ramos, played by Natalia Reyes , from a new Terminator .

Life&Culture Legal notices for Vivek Oberoi
Author: 0 Legal notices for Vivek Oberoi

The actor after facing all disgrace has finally deleted the post and tweeted, "Even if one woman is offended by my reply to the meme, it calls for remedial action". Social media users, including members of the film fraternity, blasted the actor for sharing something that was "distasteful" and "crass". Following the suit, actress Sonam Kapoor came out in support of Bachchans and called Vivek's tweet " disgusting and classless ".