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Shah Rukh’s ‘Raees’ set to lock horns with Hrithik Roshan starrer ‘Kaabil’

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Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, whose upcoming film “Raees” is set to lock horns with Hrithik Roshan starrer “Kaabil”, says they had decided to prepone the release date earlier but wanted it to be announced through the trailer. Earlier “Raaes” was scheduled to release on January 26 and now it has been preponed by a day. …

Game of Thrones actor Peter Vaughan dies at 93

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Peter Vaughan, 93, best known for his role as Maester Aemon, the blind maester of the Night’s Watch and one of the last surviving Targaryens  in the renowned fantasy Game of Thrones series of HBO, has died. His agent Sally Long-Innes said, “This is to confirm that very sadly Peter Vaughan passed away at approximately 10.30 …

8 Things That Attract Girls that every boy should know

8 Things That Attract Girls that every boy should know

Girlfriend or Wife, if it comes to style, both are very particular about boys. Today we are talking about the same things that girls like to look on kids. Wear well-fitted jacket/blazer: In the well-fitting blazer hands and shoulder, both look big and heavy hips do not appear. So girls are pretty much impressed by …

Burning of schools in Kashmir unacceptable: Satyarthi

Nobel Peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi today termed the burning of schools in Kashmir as unacceptable and claimed that extremists are doing it as they are scared that education will open up the minds of children and they would’t be able to use them for their vested interests. “Education is attacked, schools are burnt, teachers are …

Australian police interrogates Cardinal Pell over child sex abuse

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Australia’s most senior Catholic cleric, Cardinal George Pell, has been interviewed by Victoria Police detectives over historic child sex abuse allegations. In a statement, Victoria Police on Wednesday confirmed to ABC News that “three members of Victoria Police travelled to Rome last week where Cardinal Pell voluntarily participated in an interview regarding allegations of sexual …

Priyanka Chopra is ‘absolutely wonderful’, had fun directing her: Gideon Raff

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Israeli director Gideon Raff has heaped praise on the “absolutely wonderful” Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, who is making waves in the West with “Quantico”. He says he enjoyed directing her for one of the episodes of the American TV show. Raff, best known for Israeli TV drama “Hatufim” and its acclaimed US adaptation, “Homeland”, spoke …

Christopher Marlowe credited as co-author of Shakespeare’s Henry VI plays

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Christopher Marlowe is going to be credited as co-author of the three Henry VI plays in the upcoming edition of the complete works of William Shakespeare, announced Oxford University Press. This is the first time a major publishing house has officially listed Shakespeare’s colleague and rival as a co-author, despite years of controversy regarding the authorship …

Hundreds of endangered snow leopards killed annually

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Hundreds of snow leopards, an endangered species, are being killed illegally every year in the remote mountains of Asia, extending from China to Tajikistan, says a new report. Only about 4000 to 6500 of these elusive animals are estimated to be surviving in the wild at present. International trade in snow leopards has been banned since 1975. …