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South film stars arrives in Mumbai for Sridevi's funeral

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Born in Virudhunagar district in Tamil Nadu in 1967, Sridevi began her acting career as a child artiste in Thunaivan (1969). Her co-star of 27 films and one of India's most versatile actors, Kamal Haasan , broke down while remembering the shy teenager who transformed into an electric superstar and went on to conquer Hindi cinema. Read More »

Vegetarian and Mediterranean diets 'offer similar heart disease benefits'

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Both diets, the researchers found, were good for people's heart health - but in different ways. "To best evaluate this issue", says lead study author Francesco Sofi, a professor of clinical nutrition at the University of Florence and Careggi University Hospital in Italy, "we made a decision to compare a lacto-ovo-vegetarian diet with a Mediterranean diet in the same group of people". Read More »

Dialogue only after public apology from Kejriwal to CS: Delhi Govt Employees

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The two accused AAP MLAs were arrested. To show solidarity with Prakash, all staff of the Delhi government has been boycotting meetings with ministers, including Kejriwal. The entry and exit timing submitted by the defence tot he court is that Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash entered at around 11:24 pm and left the place by 11:31 pm but earlier police was informed by CM's advisor VK Jain that Anshu Prakash entered past midnight. Read More »

Security Closure on Judea, Samaria and Gaza for Purim

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Subsequently, one of the suspects was severely injured and he later succumbed to his wounds. The head of the Syndicate of Palestinian Fishermen, Nizar Ayyash, refuted claims that the young fishermen crossed the Israeli-imposed fishing borders. Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn accused of 'playing politics' with Brexit after customs union move

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The party's divisions were exposed over the weekend when more than 80 senior members called on Mr Corbyn to commit to remaining in the EU's single market. Labour's new position, seen as opting for a "soft Brexit", poses a challenge in parliament, which is now discussing a bill to withdraw from the EU. "Membership of a customs union in itself would do nothing to solve the problems facing the UK's financial services industry after Brexit", agrees Peter Bevan, global head of the financial ... Read More »

Blood found in lodging where woman last seen with USA suspect

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The suspect, Yevgeniy Vasilievich Bayraktar , 26, was arrested last Thursday on suspicion of confining the woman in a low-priced apartment he was renting in Osaka. A United States tourist in Japan murdered a girl he met on a dating app, chopped her up and scattered her body parts across the Japanese countryside, police have alleged. Read More »

Four killed in building fire in central English city

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A "search and rescue" operation is continuing at the scene of a suspected explosion and subsequent fire in Leicester , which left at least four people dead. Therefore, the fire service is now unable to determine the cause, which may take a number of days to become clear, he said. There was rubble and shop fittings everywhere. Read More »

Case registered against UP's sugar factory for defaulting loan

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In a late night filing to stock exchanges, the company said it had taken finance from banks, for which it has been regular in repayments but for periodical adverse cycles in sugar industry. Simbhaoli Sugars is one of the country's largest sugar refinery company. The bank's Hapur branch paid out loans to 5,762 farmers in between January and March 2012 amounting to Rs 148.59 crore. Read More »

Flooding Concerns Prompt Governor To Issue Emergency Declaration

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This is expected to cause severe flooding in areas near the river. We'll quickly add to those areas as it's needed. One was for two inches. According to Puckett, because the weather service predicts that the river will continue to fall, there is a possibility flood walls erected in the past week or so may begin to come down today. Read More »

Jacinda Ardern's 60 Minutes interview slammed as 'relentlessly creepy'

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The profile piece which aired on Sunday evening saw 60 Minutes " veteran reporter Wooley explore Ardern's political popularity - dubbed "Jacindamania' - and question the PM on not only her political life, but personal. Some Australians reacted with embarrassment on social media. Maybe, she mused, she's from Morrinsville and she's lost her sensitivity but she wasn't fazed by any of it. Read More »

Australian tourist may have exposed New Yorkers to measles

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A tourist from Australia who was confirmed to have measles, a viral disease that causes fever and rash, visited NY from February 16 to 21, officials said. The measles, mumps and rubella vaccine was developed in the 1970s and mostly eradicated the virus in 2000. All children need a series of vaccines that they must receive to be enrolled in public schools. Read More »

Central AL Forecast: Severe Weather Threat Over for Sunday

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Severe Weather Team 2 Meteorologist Katie Walls said Atlanta set a record high of 79 degrees Saturday , breaking the record of 78 degrees set a year ago. that could change!). Look for a dry and sunny day on Tuesday before another storm arrives Wednesday through Thursday . We could see anywhere from a half an inch to an inch of rain by the time you wake up tomorrow. Read More »

Suarez stars as Barca hit six past Girona

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BC-SOC-Barcelona-Girona, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 410Messi, Suarez combine for 5 goals as Barca beats Girona 6-1AP Photo MF105, MF107, MF104Eds: Adds detail on Semedo injury. The five-time Ballon d'Or victor was running the show, and he doubled the advantage just seven minutes later with a low free-kick under the wall. He chose to go with the grounded free kick under the wall and in. Read More »

Dianne Feinstein Fails To Earn Endorsement Of California Democratic Party

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The delegates voted for her primary rival, state Senate leader Kevin de Leon , 54 percent to 37 percent. Neither candidate reached the 60 percent threshold required to receive the party endorsement for 2018. Dianne Feinstein during the California Democratic Party convention on Saturday. "California's greatness comes from acts of human audacity, not congressional seniority", de León said. Read More »

Iraqi court sentences 16 Turkish women to death for joining IS

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Last week, a Turkish woman was sentenced to death for membership in the terrorist organization. Several Western governments, including the United Kingdom, have expressed a wish for nationals who travelled to the Middle East to fight on behalf of the group be tried in Iraq . Read More »

Sridevi, Bollywood Leading Lady of '80s and '90s, Dies at 54

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A great loss indeed, strength to her family. May her soul rest in peace: "PM". IBTimes India report that Sridevi's body is set to be flown back to Mumbai , where she lived, from Dubai where the tragedy occurred. The actress made a decision to take a break from the film industry after the release of Judaai in 1997. Meanwhile, several celebrities and fans took to Twitter to mourn the demise of the legendary actress. Read More »

Church of the Holy Sepulchre closes its doors in protest

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Christian leaders in Jerusalem have closed the doors to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, considered the holiest site in Christianity, to protest a new Israeli tax policy and a proposed property law. The mayor of Jerusalem Air Barkat lashed out against the Christian leaders' move, stating that Church buildings are exempt from taxes, but not Church properties that are used for income, or commercial purposes, claiming in Tweets that the Church owes upwards of 650 million shekels or more than ... Read More »

18 killed by vehicle bombs in Somali capital

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Mogadishu Police Capt. Liban Abdi told CNN that the attack began when a auto packed with explosives was detonated at a main security checkpoint around Villa Somalia, the country's presidential palace. Al-Shabaab, which is seeking to establish an Islamist state in Somalia, regularly launches attacks on government buildings, hotels and restaurants in the volatile nation on the Horn of Africa. Read More »

People pay final respects to Reverend Billy Graham

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Reverend Billy Graham , the influential Southern preacher who became a spiritual advisor to several U.S. presidents and millions of Americans via their television sets, died aged 99 on Wednesday last week. In Black Mountain, a group sang "Amazing Grace". "He was so bold, he so boldly confessed the word of God", said Madeline Reid. The procession carrying the body of the Rev Billy Graham has stopped on its way to the North Carolina library bearing his name. Read More »

Man Brutally Stabs Women to Death in Massachusetts Public Library

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A 77-year-old man who tried to aide the fallen woman was also slightly injured by the assailant, Ryan said. The woman was taken to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead. Saturday. The woman's identity was being withheld until her family could be notified, she added. One neighbor told the newspaper he warned authorities that Yao would kill someone. Read More »

Korda shoots course-record 62 to lead LPGA Thailand

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The LPGA issued a statement following the first round, stating, "During the second round of the Honda LPGA Thailand , Lexi Thompson incurred a two-stroke penalty on hole 15 for breach of the Local Rule regarding temporary immovable obstructions as prescribed in Appendix 1". Read More »

Sudden-death Russian Federation hail hockey gold, sing banned anthem

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An ill-timed high-sticking penalty on Germany's Patrick Reimer 9:11 into overtime put the Russians on the power play, where Kaprizov scored the victor and one of the biggest goals in Russian hockey history. The Russians hit the ice hours after the International Olympic Committee decided not to restore their delegation's Olympic status, which would have enabled them to march under their flag at the closing ceremony later on Sunday. Read More »

FATF puts Pakistan on grey list for terror financing

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Despite initially agreeing to Pakistan's viewpoint, the FATF Plenary chose to place the country on the Grey List from June, confirmed a senior government official who attended FATF meetings in Paris, France. Pakistan, the government source said, was convinced it would have three months to satisfy all other FATF issues and was negotiating with FATF co-chairs from Italy and America about what they need to do ahead of the June session when the United States demanded to raise its motion again ... Read More »

Lisa Marie Presley sues manager after losing millions

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Presley also claimed Siegel's business decisions left her with $500,000 in credit card debt. She says that her Trust contained assets worth in excess of $100 million, and that Spiegel "placed her assets in risky ventures in hopes of attaining his own celebrity in the entertainment industry". Read More »

Groom, grandmother die as wedding gift explodes

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The Bolangir district police have taken the case and the investigation is underway after the family of the groom registered the FIR. The groom succumbed to his injuries after being shifted to a Rourkela hospital. The packet was reportedly presented to the couple by an unidentified guest during their reception held on February 21, 2018. Bariha said the parcel seemed to have a crude bomb created to explode on unwrapping. Read More »

Rain expected through Saturday night; Flood warning remains

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The division of homeland security and emergency management also operates a Facebook page and Twitter account for local updates. The watch includes the counties of Adair, Cherokee, Choctaw, Delaware, Haskell, Latimer, Le Flore, McIntosh, Muskogee, Ottawa, Pittsburg, Pushmataha and Sequoyah. Read More »