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Life&Culture President tweets pic of Trump Tower looming over Greenland
Author: 0 President tweets pic of Trump Tower looming over Greenland

The prime minister had previously said the very idea is "absurd." Trump acknowledged on Sunday that he is "strategically" interested in such a deal, but said it's not a priority of his administration. Under a 1951 deal, Denmark allowed the U.S. to build bases and radar stations on Greenland. Greenland is believed to have substantial natural resources that have in the past been inaccessible to the extraction industry.

Life&Culture Spider-Man: Far From Home Extended Cut Is Coming To Theaters
Author: 0 Spider-Man: Far From Home Extended Cut Is Coming To Theaters

On Aug. 29, Sony Pictures is rereleasing Summer smash Spider-Man: Far From Home with an additional action scene . Going forward, according to a Deadline report late Tuesday , Disney thought a 50/50 co-financing deal for the Spider-Man flicks sounded like a better arrangement.

Life&Culture Spotify's Premium Family plans get an explicit content filter
Author: 0 Spotify's Premium Family plans get an explicit content filter

Families will get an extra feature known as Family Mix - a personalised playlist that includes the family members' favourite songs so you can share your music together. The Family Mix feature will generate a family-friendly playlist. Spotify has revealed a slate of updates to its Premium Family plan , including upgraded Parental Controls , a personalized playlist and a new Family Hub to manage account settings.

Author: 0 "Spider-Man: Far From Home" Is Sony’s Highest-Grossing Film Ever

The outlet notes that two Spider-Man movies are now in the works with star Tom Holland and director Jon Watts , meaning Feige will not be the lead producer of those movies as Marvel Studios will apparently no longer have any future involvement in the Spider-Man universe.

Life&Culture No Brexit deal unless 'anti-democratic' Irish backstop dropped
Author: 0 No Brexit deal unless 'anti-democratic' Irish backstop dropped

Even if they do not admit it", Tusk wrote on Twitter. The letter penned by the UK PM was underpinned by the overarching demand that the contentious Irish backstop be ripped up and replaced with something else. He also said it risked upsetting the delicate balance between nationalists and unionists in Northern Ireland. The document, seen by the PA news agency, disputes Mr Johnson's claims about the Good Friday Agreement and the Irish border.

Life&Culture Lil Nas X's record-breaking stint at US Number 1 is over
Author: 0 Lil Nas X's record-breaking stint at US Number 1 is over

After a record-setting 19 weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 , Lil Nas X's unstoppable " Old Town Road " has finally been dethroned. If Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus return to the top spot, they will become the first in USA history to rule the Hot 100 for 20 weeks.

Life&Culture Bond 25 title revealed: Daniel Craig has No Time To Die
Author: 0 Bond 25 title revealed: Daniel Craig has No Time To Die

The official James Bond social media accounts made the announcement across all channels on Tuesday, writing: " Daniel Craig returns as James Bond , 007 in". Fukunaga came on board a year ago after Danny Boyle left the project over unspecified "creative differences". Luckily, EON and the folks making the No Time To Die have provided a brief synopsis, as well as a cast list.

Life&Culture EU rebuffs Johnson's Brexit gambit
Author: 0 EU rebuffs Johnson's Brexit gambit

Mr Johnson is headed to Berlin and Paris to meet with the leaders of Germany and France this week, ahead of G7 talks in the French city of Biarritz. "Now, of course, our friends and partners on the other side of the Channel are showing a little bit of reluctance at the moment to change their position", Johnson told Sky News on Monday.

Life&Culture Veteran music composer Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi dies at 92
Author: 0 Veteran music composer Mohammed Zahur Khayyam Hashmi dies at 92

Legendary music composer Khayyam died in Mumbai at 92 and left behind an unforgettable legacy. "He was admitted to the hospital a few days ago owing to breathing issues and other age-related illnesses". With Khayyam sahab, an era of music has ended. Veteran Bollywood Singer Lata Mangeshkar has penned down a heartfelt note for Khayyam on her Twitter account.

Life&Culture It's a Bond-themed party for Joe Jonas' 30th b'day!
Author: 0 It's a Bond-themed party for Joe Jonas' 30th b'day!

Joe wore a white tuxedo jacket paired with a black bowtie and black trousers for the occasion, while Turner, 23, opted for a plunging navy dress with a thigh-high slit. The Jonas Brothers are only six shows into the Happiness Begins Tour, which is not only their first tour in six years (!) but their first to ever come to the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Life&Culture 'Easy Rider' star, 1960s swashbuckler Peter Fonda dies
Author: 0 'Easy Rider' star, 1960s swashbuckler Peter Fonda dies

The connection to Zürich began for Peter Fonda in his young years in NY in the 1950s: His Nanny was none other than Emilie Lieberherr (1924-2011), which was later, SP city councillor. I have had attractive alone time with him these last days. Fonda was even nominated for an Academy Award for the screenplay, a nomination he shared with Dennis Hopper .

Life&Culture Britain's Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Epstein abuse claims
Author: 0 Britain's Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Epstein abuse claims

Video obtained by the Mail Online apparently shows the Duke of York peering out from a door of Epstein's NY mansion and waving goodbye to a woman after Epstein had left an hour earlier in the company of another young woman. Epstein struck a deal, however, to plead guilty in 2008 to the Florida state felony prostitution charge, and register as a sex offender. Covering for Prince Andrew , who has been caught up in the Jeffrey Epstein media storm , it questioned how the Duke of York ...

Life&Culture Update on WWE’s major announcement, what the wrestlers were told
Author: 0 Update on WWE’s major announcement, what the wrestlers were told

Apparently, the USA Network has been at the table for the last several weeks in regards to bringing NXT over to their channel, according to the latest report from PWInsider . Head-to-head AEW vs. WWE on TNT and US is also an opportunity in the making for AEW , in that it gives AEW a chance to work toward a victory over the industry giant that it wouldn't have had otherwise, if WWE had left well enough alone, and ceded Wednesdays to TNT.

Life&Culture 'Mulan' star Liu Yifei's support for Hong Kong police sparks Disney boycott
Author: 0 'Mulan' star Liu Yifei's support for Hong Kong police sparks Disney boycott

The Chinese-born American actress, who has 65 million followers on her official account, reposted an image with the slogans "I support the Hong Kong police". Others incorporated gifs from the original Disney animated Mulan in their tweets . Many feel the enactment of this bill would erode Hong Kong's autonomy, effectively placing it under Chinese jurisdiction.

Life&Culture Ewan McGregor to return as Obi-Wan Kenobi in Disney+ series
Author: 0 Ewan McGregor to return as Obi-Wan Kenobi in Disney+ series

The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline have both reported Ewan McGregor is now "in talks" (industry lingo for basically all but official) to reprise his role as Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi in a new series for Disney +. The series will be anywhere from 6-8 episodes, so a shorter series in the minds of most. A new report from The Hollywood Reporter this week claimed that McGregor is negotiating with Disney in regards to playing Kenobi in a future Disney+ Star Wars series .

Life&Culture Sophie Turner surprises Joe Jonas with birthday cake on stage
Author: 0 Sophie Turner surprises Joe Jonas with birthday cake on stage

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas had a blast as Joe Jonas rocked NY with the echoes of his birthday celebrations. Priyanka Chopra looked like a complete stunner as she donned a sparkling fringed black dress. The " Game of Thrones " star was dressed casually in jeans and a tank as she and Danielle Jonas brought the sweet treat to the birthday boy as Nick, Kevin, and the entire arena sang "Happy Birthday" in unison.

Life&Culture Louisiana journalist Nancy Parker killed in New Orleans East plane crash
Author: 0 Louisiana journalist Nancy Parker killed in New Orleans East plane crash

Augustus when the plane he was flying them in crashed in an empty field. "Nancy was absolutely a joy to work with each and every day", said FOX 8 Vice President and General Manager Tim Ingram. "She had so much to give". "I noticed she was really aggressive and asking all of the smart questions". She loved this city. The New Orleans Police Department said, "At the NOPD we strive everyday to better the lives of our residents - to make our home a better place to live, work and visit".

Life&Culture Being grounded is very important: Akshay Kumar
Author: 0 Being grounded is very important: Akshay Kumar

Released on Holi festive season, Kesari managed an impressive start of 21.06 crores and held really well on the following day with another 16.70 crores coming in, thus taking its 2 days total to 37.76 crores. Jagan Shakti made his directorial debut with Mission Mangal - the film that is about the story of India's ISRO's mission to Mars, under the project name MOM (Mars Orbiter Mission).

Life&Culture Taylor Swift drops new single Lover from upcoming album
Author: 0 Taylor Swift drops new single Lover from upcoming album

Swift is releasing Lover on August 23. " Lover " is the fourth song Swift has released off of her upcoming album. "And there's a dazzling haze, a mysterious way about you dear / Have I known you 20 seconds or 20 years?" Many fans may also get that idea from the song.

Life&Culture Roger Federer ousted from Cincinnati Masters by qualifier Andrey Rublev
Author: 0 Roger Federer ousted from Cincinnati Masters by qualifier Andrey Rublev

Federer's rival and defending champion Novak Djokovic cruised through the next round after defeating Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain 6-3, 6-4. He lose this match in just 62 minutes by Andrey Rublev . 2, can move up to the top spot by reaching the final. "I beat a top-quality player", Djokovic said. The Swiss was sharp and direct with his answer, replying, "Yeah, I've played 45 matches this year, so I think I should be fine", ending with a slight laugh.

Life&Culture Quentin Tarantino could shut up or apologise, says Bruce Lee’s daughter
Author: 0 Quentin Tarantino could shut up or apologise, says Bruce Lee’s daughter

They disclosed that initially it was even more biased against Lee, but the team persuaded Tarantino to change it. "That shouldn't be taken as how he really was'". Calling Tarantino's portrayal of Lee "sloppy" and "somewhat racist", he says he wished that instead of making the Asian martial artist "just another Hey Boy prop to the scene", Tarantino had included more details about his career, including "his struggle to be taken seriously in Hollywood", the discrimination he experienced and his ...

Life&Culture Bollywood actor Kamal R Khan has tweeted targeting the film ‘Mission Mangal’
Author: 0 Bollywood actor Kamal R Khan has tweeted targeting the film ‘Mission Mangal’

Interestingly, Batla House is John's second-biggest opener after Satyameva Jayate which also released on Independence Day past year alongside Akshay starrer Gold . John's Batla House also stars Mrunal Thakur and is based on the encounter that took place on September 19, 2008, when a team of the Delhi Police Special Cell raided a flat in Batla House in south Delhi's Jamia Nagar on a tip off that the alleged terrorists involved in the September 13, 2008 serial blasts in the ...