Culture

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:43

Four more launchers arrived recently in the South and are now being stored at a US army base in the country, which plays host to some 28,500 USA troops as a legacy of the 1950-53 Korean War. The last time North Korea conducted a missile launch was on May 29, when it fired at least one short-range ballistic missile. The first elements of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system arrive in Seoul , South Korea on March 6.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:42

Wonder Woman will follow Diana ( Gal Gadot ) from her time as a princess of the Amazons, as she is trained to be an unconquerable warrior on the sheltered island paradise on which she was raised. " Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice", meanwhile, tallied a $27.7 Thursday night. After years of anticipation, the first lady of DC Comics Diana Prince stepped front and center into the spotlight to headline the first female-fronted superhero film in the modern-day superhero renaissance we're now ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:17

A group supporting the ban, the Campaign to Boycott Supporters of Israel-Lebanon, criticized Gadot's IDF service and praised Lebanon's Ministry of Economy for the decision. Gal Gadot , a former Miss Israel , served in the Israel Defense Forces for two years before becoming an actress and has expressed support for Israeli soldiers.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:38

Tuesday's success means England will return to the Welsh capital as Group A winners for a last four clash against the as yet unknown Group B runners-up on June 14, in an event featuring the world's leading eight one-day worldwide teams. Both teams have a point apiece in the one-day worldwide tournament after they were each well beaten by England , while their respective matches with Australia ended in rain-induced no results .

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:43

The Myanmar government Thursday expressed deep concern over the heartbreaking news of loss and death from the missing plane, said a statement of the President's Office. There were fears it crashed into the Andaman Sea. "We know in the next 24-48 hours there will be more rain at the site that they have the six vessels, could see another 80-120 mm (3.1 - 4.7 in) of rainfall", which would impede a search for the missing aircraft, he added.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:28

American singer Ariana Grande has called upon her close friends within the industry to join forces for a tribute concert to honour the victims and families of the tragic attack. She returned to the city and visited kids in the hospital. The youngest was eight years old. 'The people are some of the most special I have ever met in my life.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:04

Thursday's launch is the fourth missile test by the North since Moon took office on May 10 pledging to engage in dialogue with Pyongyang . North Korea fired another salvo of missiles Thursday morning, keeping up the relentless pace of testing as it advances toward its goal of producing an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the mainland United States.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:14

Trump's tweets that his choice — lawyer Christopher Wray — is "a man of impeccable credentials". The Yale Law School graduate is now a partner at King & Spalding law firm in its offices in Washington DC and Atlanta. Robert Mueller, who is now the special counsel for the investigation, has been at the head of the FBI and has also been in the shoes of the man who appointed him; Rod Rosenstein, the Deputy Attorney General.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:08

Past year on the same date, Mumbai saw another legendary performance by Cold Play at Global Citizen India at MMRDA Ground. The event will be held at the JioGarden in Mumbai on November 19, 2017. "We look forward to welcoming Ed Sheeran and are committed to ensure that the event is a phenomenal success", BookMyShow's Kunal Khambhati told IANS.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:53

Bringing in a new centre-forward is believed to be one of Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho's main priorities in this summer's transfer window. United earned revenues of $765 million during the 2015-2016 season, $77 million more than both Barcelona and Real Madrid , according to Forbes .

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:08

Later Comey lectured Trump about the dangers of blurring lines between the White House and an independent Department of Justice. "Creating written records immediately after one-on-one conversations with Mr. Rather than elevating Comey's moral stature, the statement he provided only makes him look smaller, and makes the game he was playing that much more obvious.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:19

Morgan took to Twitter to apologize for his uncalled for remarks. In response to one user who mocked the "awkward moment" will.i.am thanked the police "here in London", he tweeted: "That's not awkward that's love". Oasis' lead vocalist Liam Gallagher surprised the audience and sang the band's hit "Live Forever". The One Love Manchester charity will donate its proceeds to the victims and their families.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:59

While he spent many years as a government attorney earlier in his career, Wray for the past 12 years has been a white- collar defense lawyer with the Atlanta-based firm of King & Spalding and is now head of its government investigations practice.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:38

The memorable encounter concluded with Sheeran helping Corden rework Castle on the Hill for the LA commute - another hit single-in-waiting. On this installment of the recurring CBS sketch, Sheeran explains to his host, driver, friend and fellow countryman James Corden why he doesn't own a cell phone.

by | June 08, 2017 | 13:32

Comey wrote memos about each of those interactions, the first of which was in January. While the president was in OH talking about healthcare and infrastructure, White House staff hunkered down for a tough afternoon. "That was the last time I spoke with President Trump ". "Several of the sources have said that Comey's statement was laced with "theatrics" in an effort to make certain events "appear more dramatic than they were".

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:17

The police say Butt was one of the three men, who rammed a van into pedestrians on the London Bridge before launching a stabbing spree in bars and restaurants at nearby Borough Market on Saturday night. Italian news reports say the London Bridge attacker who had been stopped in Italy en route to Syria a year ago was subsequently listed in the European-wide intelligence-sharing system and was stopped at London's Stansted airport in January but let go.

by | June 08, 2017 | 15:03

Dozens of women have now come forward claiming the comedian drugged and sexually assaulted them as well. Bill Cosby , third left, listens to Sheila Frazier, second left, and Frazier's husband John Atchison, left, speaks with members of the media as he walks from the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial in Norristown, Pa ., Wednesday, June 7, 2017.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:16

The President of the Court , Gilmar Mendes, on Tuesday declared the hearing open, in proceedings that could lead to the removal of embattled President Michel Temer from office, Efe news reported. Last month, a recording emerged that apparently captured Temer endorsing the payment of hush money to former Chamber of Deputies Speaker Eduardo Cunha, another former ally.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:39

Trump's defenders seized on the two parts of the seven-page statement that are helpful to him. Comey will also tell lawmakers that he informed Trump that he was not personally under investigation , validating the president's previous claims that he was not the target of the probe into his campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation.

by | June 08, 2017 | 13:35

President Donald Trump's choice to head the FBI , Christopher Wray , previously recommended former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates to the position from which Trump fired her. Refresh for updates on this breaking story . The two met and bonded when Christie was the top federal prosecutor in New Jersey in the Bush administration.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:50

He saved money from a paper route to buy his first guitar, and although his older brother, Duane , soon became the more proficient player, Allman found his own voice and concentrated on singing. Gregg made his solo debut in 1973 with the album titled Laid Back . "Broken heart. Gregg Allman I will miss you", she wrote. The two would later file for divorce in 1978.

by | June 08, 2017 | 13:01

One of the many good things about " Wonder Woman " are the Amazonians. Justice League hits theaters on November 17, 2017. Fans who've already seen Wonder Woman know how Robin Wright was as the General of the Amazonian Army in Patty Jenkin's DCEU debut.

by | June 08, 2017 | 14:23

According to Vanity Fair , photographer Annie Leibovitz captured images of the cast and crew for the new series. Fortunately, " Star Wars " fans can still look forward to seeing Carrie performing in " The Last Jedi ", which is released later this year.

by | June 08, 2017 | 12:25

Fans will need to decide for themselves whether the movie simply draws from a common pool or is straight-up plagiarising the MCU, but it's clear from the critical acclaim and box office dominance so far that most viewers don't seem to mind much.

by | June 08, 2017 | 12:58

Ariana Grande is resuming her Dangerous Woman world tour. The Good Morning Britain co-host had originally criticized Grande for leaving the United Kingdom soon after the suicide bombing at her May 22 Manchester concert instead of staying behind to be with the surviving victims and their families.

by | June 08, 2017 | 12:35

Earlier in the day, she released a live recording of Somewhere Over the Rainbow - the song she sang at the close of the One Love concert - to raise money for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund. Even before Tuesday's Notre Dame attack, police had announced a significant deployment planned for the USA star's show, noting its "powerful symbolic context".

by | June 08, 2017 | 13:14

The Golden State Warriors will be at Quicken Loans Arena tonight for Game 3 of the 2017 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers . Durant has recorded 71 in only two games. "Hopefully we can play better in that first quarter especially to give ourselves a little bit more momentum than we've had in the past here". "It started in 2010, [when] we first made the playoffs and going over scouting reports , defense is the only thing you really are concerned about, really , to start ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 13:05

Nick Clooney has been sharing his joy at becoming a grandfather following the birth of George and Amal Clooney's twins . If no picture of the babies has been unveiled, we know who they look like the most. Shortly after, the A-list actor's proud mom revealed the sexes of her son and daughter-in-law's little ones. The couple have named their children Ella and Alexander and according to Rosenfield mother and babies are all "happy, healthy and doing fine".

by | June 08, 2017 | 13:21

But Comey also confirmed in his statement that he told Trump he was not under investigation, as Trump asserted in his letter to Comey explaining his firing. Trump's White House and its allies are crafting a strategy aimed at undermining Comey's credibility. But Republicans are likely to press Comey on why he did not raise his concerns about Trump publicly or resign.

by | June 08, 2017 | 12:53

Jenkins explained to Variety at Wonder Woman's Los Angeles premiere on Thursday. Like so many cinephiles, I worship Nolan's Batman films. They covered the mythical-deity-out-of-water angle with Thor , and the superhero-joins-the-war-effort with Captain America.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:18

Days after headlining the One Love Manchester benefit concert , Ariana Grande's cover of " Somewhere Over the Rainbow " has been released online. The benefit gig on Sunday saw Grande returning to the site of the attacks less than a month later, with a star-studded list of guest stars including everyone from Miley Cyrus to Coldplay .

by | June 08, 2017 | 12:03

The singers encouraged fans to raise a finger and create heart shapes with their hands to symbolise "One Love" to show the unity and strength of everyone there. The benefit took place less than 24 hours after another terror incident took place in London. He initially criticised her in response to a tweet that Katy Perry had sent out, arguing that it would have been nice for Ariana Grande to have visited the injured victims just like The Queen had.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:36

Fans flocked to the Old Trafford cricket ground for the concert, some posing with police officers while supermarket staff handed out free snacks. She explained: "Thank you for being so loving, strong and unified, and I think the love your displaying is what the world needs right now".

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:18

Author Naomi Alderman has been crowned victor of the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2017 for her feminist science fiction novel The Power . The book was published a year ago and has already created a bidding war for the TV rights. Tessa Ross , Chair of Judges, said: 'The judges and I were thrilled to make this decision. Alderman has been mentored and endorsed by Margaret Atwood (the book is dedicated to her) and the latter's influence on the former is evident.

by | June 08, 2017 | 12:03

It was to honor 22 people killed at Grande's Manchester concert in May . One of the most powerful moments was when the Parrs Wood High School Choir performed Grande's "My Everything" with the singer. A teenager from County Durham has described the One Love Manchester concert as "important and refreshing". "I don't want to go the rest of the year without being able to see and hold and uplift my fans, the same way they continue to uplift me".