Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Latest news
Home » Entertaiment


Transformers: The Last Knight

Now that production for Transformers: The Last Knight has officially wrapped, Paramount Pictures has released the first official trailer for the film. But Michael Bay tries to fit in one or two new things into this opening sneak peek, whether or not much of anything else new is in the final product. Read More »

Merkel seeks new term as leader of German conservatives

She also said there can be no repeat of last year's migrant crisis in the country. Germany's Muslim population has increased in recent years, especially after 2015 when more than 1 million migrants and refugees arrived. "We are faced with a world, especially after the USA election, that needs to re-order itself, with regard to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the relationship with Russian Federation". Read More »

Britex getting more complicated with Supreme Court involvement

Protesters both for and against Brexit rallied outside the court for the start of the four-day hearing, some wearing judges' wigs and waving the European Union flag. At the heart of the Government's appeal to the Supreme Court is the case it made to the Court below; that the power it has to make and withdraw from Treaties (specifically here, the Lisbon Treaty) are not constrained by the 1972 Act. Read More »

'Moana' Had One Of The Best Thanksgivings Ever At The Box Office

Garnering an estimated $81.1 million, the film, which features a female Pacific Islander, fell shy of the $93.6 million five-day opening that " Frozen " earned in 2013. " Fantastic Beasts " has earned just more than $156 million in its two weeks of release. Surprisingly, Pitt-starrer Allied performed way below expectations. Read More »

Gambia polls: President Yahya Jammeh to concede defeat

According to him, he looks forward to a smooth transition of power and working with the incoming President of The Gambia to deepen existing cordial relations between both countries. Reporter Alpha Jallow told VOA that crowds of people gathered to dance in the streets of the Gambian capital, Banjul , Friday in celebration of Barrow's victory. Read More »

The X Factor studio to be demolished after this weekend's semi-finals


She crushed this! We've heard more emotional versions of it live, but this is also far from the first time she's done it now and may be more accustomed to taking it on in this particular environment. Lady Gaga recently performed that Victoria's Secret Fashion Show where she wore a black bejeweled hat with 45,700 Swarovski crystals and cost $1 million. Read More »

Judge orders Michigan recount to begin at noon Monday

Republican Donald Trump narrowly defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton in all three states. Trump on Sunday called the recount, "Just a Stein scam to raise money!" Both candidates lost 20 votes. Michigan's Republican secretary of state, Ruth Johnson, said the recount could cost $5 million, though Stein is only responsible for the almost $1 million she spent when filing for the recount. Read More »

Two new cases of AIDS, 56 of HIV in Malta

That funding fell previous year and could be cut further under a new presidential administration. "I've been living with HIV now for seven years and the first couple of years I would have said the virus affected me - living with HIV was hard. Read More »

Green Party Withdraws Pennsylvania Recount Case


Supporters of Republican president-elect Donald Trump have been trying to freeze recount efforts in Michigan , Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, the states where he narrowly defeated his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Scott Walker echoed that sentiment Friday, telling reporters that he doesn't expect his state's recount to significantly change the results. Republican lawyers also argued that the case has threatened the state's ability to certify its presidential electors by the December ... Read More »

Team Advising 'Famous' Rapper To 'Take A Step Back' From Work?


As previously reported , Yeezy was admitted to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles on November 21, after he reportedly started behaving "erratically" while at Pasternak's residence. TMZ on Wednesday said West had suffered a nervous breakdown triggered by the anniversary of his late mother Donda's funeral on November 20, 2007, and that this time of year has been hard for him since. Read More »

Annual Christmas Parade takes over Main Street in downtown Lafayette


Mosley says she has been coming down to the parade for the past 14 years ever since she was a child. "I think it's wonderful", Halstead said of the parade . "When they come for the first time, we get a lot of appreciative feedback, people thanking us for offering something not only the kids enjoy, but families as a whole", Mrs. Read More »

'Fantastic Beasts', 'Moana' rule box office over weekend

Because people are recovering from the Thanksgiving holiday and busy preparing for the upcoming Christmas festivities, there likely won't be another huge breakout domestic weekend at the box office until Disney and Lucasfilm's next Star Wars instalment, Rogue One , hits theatres on December 16. Read More »

'Luke Cage' brings more ruckus with Season 2 on Netflix


Marvel and Netflix confirmed the news earlier today, with a new video on the show's official Twitter account, which you can check out below. The announcement was made with a tweet that featured a video set to the tune of the Luke Cage opening theme, sent out with Cage's own mantra, "Always forward". Read More »

Trump Disavows Alt-Right Group: 'I Condemn Them'

I disavow, and I condemn", a Times reporter tweeted Trump as saying. "And if they are energized, I want to look into it and find out why". Bannon and Trump's transition team have pushed back at that narrative, and Trump defended his former campaign chairman to the Times . Read More »

Chef Peng Chang-kuei, General Tso's Chicken Inventor, Dies At 98


Navy commander and named it after a 19th-century Chinese military leader. The rest is history. You may not have known his name, but you definitely know his chicken. As a harbinger of what was to become of Peng's famous dish, NYT critic Mimi Sheraton had one issue with Peng's: "The big failing here is to temper seasonings to what the kitchen perceives to be the preferences of the Western palate". Read More »

Ed Balls leaves Strictly Come Dancing 2016

For use in UK, Ireland or Benelux countries only Undated BBC handout photo of Ed Balls MP and Katya Jones practising for te BBC1 show, Strictly Come Dancing. I'm getting ready to put my dancing shoes back on and hit the dance floor again!' "And to all the people who have kept me in this long, thank you very much, I'm very grateful and I've had a wonderful time". Read More »

Kanye out of hospital


West was released from the hospital on November 30. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty ImagesNEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 11: Kanye West attends Kanye West Yeezy Season 3 on February 11, 2016 in New York City. "It's just been hell for them", an insider told the entertainment website. The Huffington Post has reached out to West's representatives and will update this post accordingly . Read More »

Gigi Hadid: I'm 'taking the pressure off' myself

Now, Bella has taken to her Instagram to share her thoughts on the show, thanking Victoria's Secret, saying she cried the first time she saw Gigi put on her wings, AND giving an adorable shoutout to The Weeknd. "Whoever thought that this would happen?" she added. You can be one way one year and another way the next. "Usually I have my mom with me at the show and some friends, so after the show we all go and have a dinner together". Read More »

'Brady Bunch' Star Florence Henderson Dies at 82

Her unexpected death was attributed to "heart failure", her manager, Kayla Pressman , said in a statement. She also made guest appearances on TV shows like The Love Boat , Fantasy Island , Murder, She Wrote , and Roseanne; and movies like Shakes the Clown , Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult , Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star , and as the Bradys' grandmother in The Brady Bunch Movie . Read More »

Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick are back together AGAIN


There's no two ways about it: 2016 has been pretty shit for celebrity couples. E! Online shared the news that a few times source is confirming that the couple is working things out after being split for over a year. Before adding: " Scott has calmed down a lot and he does not celebrate as much as before". The 37-year-old reality TV star split from Scott last summer (15), but the pair have stayed close as they co-parent their children, son Mason , six, daughter Penelope , four ... Read More »

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma attend Yuvraj Singh's dazzling wedding ceremony


The couple chose red and gold for the beach wedding and looked every bit striking. As Yuvraj and his mother Shabnam Singh are followers of the saint, it seems like Hazel too has become a follower. But the bride was surprisingly referred to as Gurbasant Kaur instead of Hazel Keech during the ceremony. The couple will have more celebrations in Mumbai and Goa followed by a big reception in New Delhi on December 7. Read More »

BC plans to use 'fair share' pipeline money on environmental fund

Trudeau noted it's the twinning of an existing pipeline that has been in operation since 1953. The proposed upgrade had been less controversial than Northern Gateway project. "That is why we are pricing carbon pollution, making the most significant investment ever to protect Canada's oceans and coastlines, instituting world-leading safety standards for pipelines by passing the Pipeline Safety Act, and have signed the Vancouver Declaration with the provinces and territories on clean growth and ... Read More »

'La La Land' named best film by New York film critics

Lonergan was also recognized for his screenplay. And why we might be seeing lots of new faces among the Oscar nominees for direction and cinematography this year, including " Moonlight's " Barry Jenkins. Disney's "Zooptopia", in which a bunny longs to be a police officer (a profession not exactly open to bunnies), won Best Animated Film . Now sixth in our combined predictions for a Best Picture nomination at 14/1 odds, can "Jackie" maintain its awards buzz and keep its position among the ... Read More »

MLB Finally Gives World Series Home-Field Advantage To The Best Team


Another great tidbit of news is that the Associated Press is reporting that the All-Star game will no longer decide home-field advantage in the World Series. The All-Star Game was always meant to be on in the background as we did other things, to be watched only when the guy from your team is batting. "It was not and should not be a meaningless exhibition game". Read More »

Syria regime shelling kills 21 civilians in east Aleppo


On Tuesday, the Russian Defense Ministry said that the Syrian government forces had cleared nearly half of eastern Aleppo from militant strongholds, liberating tens of thousands local residents. The UN estimates that 275,000 residents are trapped in the area that has been under tight siege and heavy bombardment since July. Rudskoi also said that Russian Federation is ready to escort aid agencies into parts of Syria's eastern Aleppo. Read More »