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'I'd never make it in Bollywood,' says Brad Pitt


Last night, the film was screened for its premiere at a multiplex and according to some sources, Bollywood's "King Khan", SRK, later hosted a lavish welcome for Pitt at his house Mannat to celebrate the success of his flick. The actors also talked about production. The Indian actor, who has been in the industry for over 25 years, added, "Language is becoming less and less of a barrier". Read More »

10 held in Manchester attack probe


Police said Thursday that a woman arrested in Blackley had been released without charge. Manchester police said on Wednesday they're investigating a network they think orchestrated the bombing, and the suspected perpetrator's father and brother were arrested in Tripoli. Read More »

Bomb unit declares Manchester college package safe


Police confirmed at around 11.30am that the incident at the college was over and the cordon has been removed. And it came as Theresa May said the threat level "will remain at critical and the public should remain vigilant". Queen Elizabeth II visited the Royal Manchester Childrens Hospital to meet the children injured in the attack and the staff at the hospital. In addition to those killed, 116 people have received medical treatment at Manchester hospitals for wounds from the blast. Read More »

Trump to meet with anxious NATO and EU leaders

A new strain emerged on the relationship between the US and a key European ally: a British official said Thursday that police in Manchester will stop sharing information about their bombing investigation with the USA until they get a guarantee that there will be no more leaks to the news media. Read More »

Student's service dog gets own headshot in class yearbook


That's the case for Alpha Schalk's photo, but people are having trouble deciding if it's more amusing or cute. "He has saved my life multiple times already, by waking me up in the middle of the night to extremely low blood sugars, which are very risky", Schalk said. Read More »

Donald and Melania Trump vs. Barack and Michelle Obama

In a speech toward the end of his visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories, Trump offered a forceful defence of the Jewish state and pledged to protect the country against common enemies, including Iran . Abbas considers a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to be non-negotiable, and he stressed his position on Tuesday. Mrs. Trump said she held hands with one unidentified boy who was awaiting a heart transplant, and read a book to him. Read More »

Indian police arrest 150 from Modi's party in Kolkata clashes


The police used drones to keep a tab on leaders movement after their vehicle got torched in the violence. A police van, possibly of Amherst Street Police station, was torched on the BB Ganguly Street, a government vehicle of damaged near the same spot and some private vehicles on Brabourne Road were damaged by the activists. Read More »

Trump sparks war of words with Iran in firey Middle East speeches

US President Donald Trump , background centre left and first lady Melania Trump participate in an arrival ceremony at Ben Gurion International Airport, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Tel Aviv. He boldly stated that achieving peace is "something that I think is, frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought over the years" in March during a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Read More »

Manchester terror probe: UK police make 7th arrest


Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent condolences on behalf of the Israeli people to British Prime Minister Theresa May for the terror attack at a pop concert in Manchester. A source said British investigators were hunting for anyone who may have helped build the suicide bomb. Abrini visited Manchester in 2015. "These searches are connected to Monday's attack on the Manchester Arena, but this is a fast-moving investigation and we are keeping an open mind at this stage". Read More »

Father of Accused Manchester Attacker Says His Son Is Innocent

One man was arrested during a search on a property in the suburb of Withington, while the second was arrested in the "Manchester area", police said. A woman who was arrested in Blackley on Wednesday evening has been released. The Financial Times reported that such images are available across a restricted-access encrypted special worldwide database used by government ordnance and explosives experts in about 20 countries allied with Britain. Read More »

Reporter alleges attack by Montana GOP hopeful


Others shared screenshots of Gianforte's press release about the incident , which claimed that Jacobs wasn't "body slammed" and alleged that the reporter , rather than the candidate , committed assault . Gianforte: "I'm sick and exhausted of you guys!" Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte . "Tonight, as Greg ( Gianforte ) was giving a separate interview in a private office, The Guardian's Ben Jacobs entered the office without permission, aggressively shoved a ... Read More »

For 2nd time, Melania appears to avoid Trump's hand

Meanwhile, former White House photographer Pete Souza took to Instagram to remind how the previous presidential couple held hands as he posted a photo of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama from 2015. Her visit to the Bambino Gesu intensive care unit was "very emotional", per the pool report. "To spend time speaking to and coloring with children who have such a positive spirit despite illness was an wonderful gift", she said in the statement. Read More »

Manchester attacker's father, younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman


Major sporting events including soccer's FA Cup final at the national stadium in Wembley in northwest London are scheduled for this weekend, and police have said they are reviewing security. One of the men was detained following searches of an address in the Withington area of the city , while another was arrested in a part of Greater Manchester that was not disclosed. Read More »

'Broken' Ariana Grande has suspended her world tour after deadly Manchester attack


Police were last night investigating a network around the man who killed 22 people in Monday's suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena, with possible links to Syria or Libya. Of the crime scene images being published in the USA, a Whitehall source told the Press Association: "We are furious". "We don't operate in fear", she tells TMZ , "Of course I'ma (sic) perform for my Manchester fans". Read More »

Father of Manchester bomber arrested in Libyan capital Tripoli: Spokesman, witness


Officials also criticized US officials releasing the name of the bomber, Salman Abedi , to the public during the investigation. May said she planned to raise the issue to Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels, hoping to "make clear to President Trump that intelligence that is shared between our law enforcement agencies must remain secure". Read More »

Dan Coats won't say whether Trump asked him to push back


Current and former senior intelligence officials viewed Trump's requests as an attempt by the President to tarnish the credibility of the agency leading the Russian Federation investigation, said the report. Michael Flynn , who was briefly national security adviser and is now the subject of investigations into his ties with the Russian and Turkish governments. Read More »

The Melania trump finally took pity on spouse


As they stood at the top of the stairs, Trump reached down to grab Melania's hand. A video of Mr Trump's wife of 12 years swatting him away has gone viral on Facebook and Twitter. "I talk every place about her, how great she is, how great you are. We have very much in common". Lately, Melania can't hide her disdain for the president as they tour the Middle East, and for the second day in a row, the first lady has hit the president with the "Don't touch me because I lightweight hate ... Read More »

China says no one should bring chaos to Korean peninsula


The Koreas face off across the world's most heavily armed border, and their militaries occasionally clash. Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said the South Korean forces are bolstering its air defence posture owing to the latest launch while keeping a close watch on the situation . Read More »

Pope risks joke about Trump's size


Upon completing their meeting today, the Pope gave the president a medal featuring an olive branch, a symbol of peace, among other gifts. The visit to the Vatican is part of Trump's first foreign trip as USA president and comes after stops in Saudi Arabia and Palestinian. Read More »

Hands off US election, ex-CIA director says he warned Russia


Brennan responded that he had seen information about contacts between Russian and US actors that led him to believe the matter should be investigated further by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, but declined to say whether or not he saw direct links between Trump and Russia . Read More »

United States seeks to allay Turkish concerns over YPG


The long, bloody bid to run Islamic State out of Mosul, the militant group's last major stronghold in Iraq, is in its seventh month. Erdogan is said to have shown Putin a photograph of Russian troops standing guard with YPG fighters in the western-most Kurdish canton, Afrin. Read More »