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Tom Holland says goodbye to MCU as the road ends for ‘Spider-Man’ after Disney-Sony split


August 26, 2019

More sorrow and grief follows for Marvel fans after they said goodbye to some of their favorite superheroes following the events of ‘Avengers: Endgame’ and have to now, officially bid adieu to Spider-Man as well as Tom Holland confirmed his parting from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The 23-year-old who has been part of the franchise since the 2016-released ‘Captain America: Civil War’ finally …

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Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik host dinner for newlyweds Hassan Ali and Samiya Arzoo


August 26, 2019

The newly-married couple of Pakistani cricketer Hassan Ali and Samia Arzoo are still engrossed in their post-wedding festivities as the two were given a celebratory dinner by Shoaib Malik and his wife and tennis player Sania Mirza. The former Test and ODI cricketer turned to Instagram to share a glimpse of the congratulatory dinner he and the tennis sensation hosted at …

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PewDiePie hits 100 million YouTube subscribers, after historic battle with India’s T-Series


August 26, 2019

Regarded widely as the undisputed king of YouTube, Swedish internet sensation Felix Arvid, better known as PewDiePie, added another feather to his cap after he reached the mark of 100 million subscribers on YouTube. The news of the 29-year-old comedian and game commentator soaring through the 100 million mark comes only days after the YouTuber tied the knot to his longtime girlfriend …

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Bard of Blood: SRK draws criticism over Netflix series


August 26, 2019

Karachi: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has come under criticism after he shared trailer of “Bard of Blood”, an upcoming Indian spy web series. Khan, who is the producer of the Netflix series featuring Emran Hashmi in the lead role , was criticized for portraying  Muslims as terrorists. The trailer come in the middle of a deadly crackdown being carried …

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Trump’s only regret on China is ‘not raising tariffs higher’


August 26, 2019

‘ US President Donald Trump on Sunday rowed back from a suggestion made just hours earlier that he regrets his trade war with China, saying instead he´s only sorry not to have raised tariffs even higher. Trump´s spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham told reporters at the G7 summit in the French resort of Biarritz that the president´s earlier comments had been misunderstood. “The president …

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Indian girl’s throat slit in spate of deadly kite accidents


August 26, 2019

A young girl riding on a motorcycle with her father in New Delhi has died after a glass-coated kite string slit her throat, reports said Sunday, the second incident in a week. Kite flying is a popular sport in India, but has turned deadly in recent years, with people using strings coated in metal or glass to try to cut …

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Johnson seeks to woo Trump, talk tough to EU at G7


August 26, 2019

Seeking to prod US President Donald Trump into concessions on trade while reminding Brussels that Britain is ready for a “no deal” Brexit, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson charged around the G7 summit on Sunday as he battled to prepare for departure from the European Union. Trump lavished praise on Johnson as the “right man” to lead his country into …

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US, Taliban push for peace at Doha talks


August 26, 2019

DOHA: US and Taliban representatives held negotiations in Doha on Sunday, an American source close to the process said, as potentially decisive talks to enable Washington to drawdown its military in Afghanistan stretched into the evening. “Talks resumed late morning today,” the US source said. The third day of the two sides´ ninth round of dialogue, which continued until after …

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Seven killed in mid-air collision in Spain’s Mallorca island


August 26, 2019

MADRID: At least seven people including two children were killed in a mid-air collision between a small aircraft and a helicopter over  Mallorca island on Sunday. The regional Balearic Islands government took to Twitter to share the sad incident, saying, two aircraft crashed over the central town of Inca . Seven people aboard the two aircraft, two on the plane …

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