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Culture&Arts Porter signs four-year offer sheet with Nets
Author: 0 Porter signs four-year offer sheet with Nets

Brooklyn would be an ideal landing spot for Porter in terms of fantasy value, so his dynasty owners will be hoping this deal goes through. The Washington Wizards have reportedly made it known that offer sheets for restricted free agent Otto Porter will be matched with haste.

Culture&Arts West Berkshire Council to assess cladding in wake of Grenfell Tower blaze
Author: 0 West Berkshire Council to assess cladding in wake of Grenfell Tower blaze

She said: "While we continue to be confident that we have stringent building and fire safety regulations, following the tragic events at Grenfell Tower it is imperative that we undertake a thorough review of our regulations". Experts from trade body the British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association (BAFSA), said that retro-fitting sprinkler systems could cost an average of £300,000 per block - or more for larger high rises.

Culture&Arts Portuguese star leaves Real Madrid
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And despite being linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain, the Portuguese defender has agreed to a two-year deal with Besiktas, with the option of a third year, according to reports in Turkey. He was a part of the Portugal side that finished third in this summer's Confederations Cup in Russian Federation. He also has the honour of being named man of the match as Portugal beat hosts France in extra time in the Euro 2016 final.

Culture&Arts John Blackwell Jr., Prince's Ex-Drummer Cause of Death
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In June, Blackwell announced that he had lost the use of his left arm and leg, and that as a result he had been diagnosed with a brain tumour. John Blackwell Jr ., the stylish percussion powerhouse best known for his 15-year tenure with Prince , has died after battling cancer.

Culture&Arts Theatre strike continues in Tamil Nadu on 2nd day
Author: 0 Theatre strike continues in Tamil Nadu on 2nd day

Theatre owners had announced an indefinite strike against the corporation tax by the Tamil Nadu government over and above the GST. It is only the Tamil Nadu government that has brought the tax to 30 per cent. The double taxation row in the present GST framework has upset the Tamil film industry which fears it will hit the moviegoers in the state which would result in a fall in box revenues over the long term.

Culture&Arts Tomic 'couldn't care less' if he wins or not
Author: 0 Tomic 'couldn't care less' if he wins or not

But he confessed to having lost all motivation for the game, disrespecting it and no longer caring how he performed in grand slams . This is one of the biggest tournaments in the world and I just couldn't find anything. 'I couldn't care less if I make a fourth-round US Open or I lose first round. You need to find that sort of energy. He claims he wants to play for 10 more years in order to earn enough money so he would never have to work again after that.

Culture&Arts Arrested University of IL abduction suspect attended rally for victim
Author: 0 Arrested University of IL abduction suspect attended rally for victim

Investigators believe she is dead but have not found her body. Christensen is accused of abducting Zhang in Urbana on June 9. The criminal complaint says that Zhang was late for the appointment and that after she was unsuccessful in flagging down a bus, she got into a vehicle driven by the 28-year-old Christensen .

Culture&Arts Ananya Panday in Student Of The Year 2 opposite Tiger Shroff?
Author: 0 Ananya Panday in Student Of The Year 2 opposite Tiger Shroff?

Ananya will one lead and another will be playing by Sridevi elder daughter Jhanvi Kapoor. Chunky Panday's daughter Ananya Panday is all set to make her Bollywood debut in Karan Johar's Student Of The Year 2 . Well, the official confirmation about the same is yet to come thus, we have to wait for an official confirmation. Ananya has already started her training from taking celebrity nutritionist sessions to acting and dance classes for becoming a skillful and gorgeous actress.

Culture&Arts J.Lo Opens Up About A-Rod
Author: 0 J.Lo Opens Up About A-Rod

ET/PT on NBC . The former New York Yankees star, 41, posted several videos and photos to his Instagram Stories of the ride, which were taken by a fearless Lopez , who both filmed and managed to keep her bike straight at the same time.

Culture&Arts Natalie Maines, Husband Adrian Pasdar Divorcing After 17 Years
Author: 0 Natalie Maines, Husband Adrian Pasdar Divorcing After 17 Years

Splitsville: Natalie Maines , 42, of the Dixie Chicks filed for divorce from husband Adrian Pasdar in what's being described as an amicable split to end their 17-year marriage. Natalie and Adrian, who Wednesday in 2000, have two children together, Jackson Slade , 16, and Beckett Finn , who turns 13 this month. Pasdar, 52, appeared in the music video for the Dixie Chicks' single "Goodbye Earl".

Culture&Arts Britney Spears performs for 55000 fans in Israel
Author: 0 Britney Spears performs for 55000 fans in Israel

Local music producers have been working to bring Spears to Israel since a year ago, and the performance was set to cost more than $2 million. The audience singing right along with some of Spears' best known numbers, old and new, echoed through the massive stadium.

Culture&Arts BBC Set to Fight Netflix With More Money for Kids TV
Author: 0 BBC Set to Fight Netflix With More Money for Kids TV

The source added: " Tony Hall has set a clear challenge, to reinvent the BBC for a new generation ". Twitter's notorious echo chamber will be reverberating louder than ever tonight, as the BBC is to stream video of the first of its election debates through the social network.

Culture&Arts Samsung's Bixby-powered speaker is on its way
Author: 0 Samsung's Bixby-powered speaker is on its way

Samsung is reportedly developing a smart speaker powered by its digital assistant Bixby . It's nice to see that they're catching on. A spokesperson said, "Developing Bixby in other languages is taking more time than we expected mainly because of the lack of the accumulation of big data".

Culture&Arts Michael Keaton stars in new Spider-Man: Homecoming Vulture vignette
Author: 0 Michael Keaton stars in new Spider-Man: Homecoming Vulture vignette

It's directed by Jon Watt. "This is my chance to prove myself", he says, a sentiment repeated at the occasional risk of sounding like a whiny adolescent. Based on Feige's wording, it sounds like Spider-Man's first five appearances in the MCU are going to work together to tell one chapter of his life, beginning with him as a wide-eyed high school sophomore and ending with whatever consequences Infinity War contains.

Culture&Arts 'Bigg Boss' contestant Mandana Karimi files domestic violence case against husband!
Author: 0 'Bigg Boss' contestant Mandana Karimi files domestic violence case against husband!

She was introduced to Gaurav by a common friend and both of them got engaged in 2016 and later, got hitched in January 2017. Mandana was thrown out of her matrimonial house 7 weeks ago. The model-turned-actress has, according to the report, asked for maintenance to the extent of ₹10 lakh per month for her basic needs, along with a compensation of ₹2 crore for the trauma and agony caused, and loss of career and business.

Culture&Arts Ed Sheeran has QUIT Twitter because of trolls
Author: 0 Ed Sheeran has QUIT Twitter because of trolls

The former Framlingham schoolboy now limits Tweets to tour dates and automatic updates via Instagram . He told The Sun: 'I've actually come off Twitter completely. For now, fans can follow Sheeran on Instagram, which he uses very often. Ed Sheeran , the mysteriously omnipresent pop phenomenon, has had it with people being mean to him on Twitter.

Culture&Arts Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest 2017
Author: 0 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest 2017

The men's contest could be another battle, as Joey Chestnut and Matt Stonie both are back for another round. A nine-time Nathan's hot dog contest victor, Chestnut ate a record 70 hot dogs in just 10 minutes past year to regain the championship from Stonie.

Culture&Arts SRK the charmer is back, serenading Anushka in Beech Beech Me
Author: 0 SRK the charmer is back, serenading Anushka in Beech Beech Me

Shah Rukh Khan partied like a youngster, and Anushka Sharma who confessed that this was her first "pub-crawling" experience, recounted the fun she had while filming the song, and the film. Shah Rukh looks absolutely steamy in a black leather jacket, while Anushka is raising the mercury in a golden and black sequined skirt-top combo.