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  • Suicide bomber kills 21 at Saudi Shi'ite mosque, Islamic State claims attack

    By Sami Aboudi DUBAI (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed 21 worshippers on Friday in a packed Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, residents and the health minister said, the first attack in the kingdom to be claimed by Islamic State militants. In Beirut, Lebanon's Hezbollah, an ally of Saudi Arabia's regional rival Iran, condemned the attack but said authorities in the kingdom itself bore responsibility.

  • We finally know how George Clooney proposed to Amal Alamuddin

    (Getty Images/Mike Coppola) "We'd never talked about marriage," said Clooney. Eight months after their Venice nuptials, George Clooney has spilled the beans on how he popped the question to Amal Alamuddin.  This Tuesday, during an appearance on "CBS

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  • Sunny Leone: I will do anything Daniel wants me to

    By Jahnavi Patel, Glamsham Editorial Sunny Leone has been entertaining us in the Bollywood movies since quite some time and now her husband, Daniel Weber is all set to make his full-fledged debut in Bollywood with DANGEROUS HUSN. Ask Sunny if we will see her play a cameo in his film, and she says, "I am not sure, if Daniel asks me, I will do anything he wants me to. When asked her if she wishes to team up with Daniel for a film, she said, "I would like to.

  • CANNES WATCH: Jackson patriarch makes a splash at Cannes

    Along with film stars and other top actors and directors in the industry, Cannes Film Festival red carpet premieres tend to bring out the random celebrity that makes you wonder why they're there. On Tuesday, that distinction belonged to Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson clan. Michael Jackson's father, wearing a maroon jacket and a fedora, showed up to the premiere of "Sicario" starring Emily Blunt with a large entourage, and may have gotten the biggest response from photographers.

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  • The frustrations of allied warfare _ al-Qaida-style

    If President Barack Obama or his predecessor thought fighting a war with coalition partners was hard, they might consider Osama bin Laden's frustrations. Among documents gathered from his compound in Pakistan after U.S. Navy SEALs stormed the building and shot him to death is a lengthy complaint by the al-Qaida leader about working with Arabs, Uzbeks, Turks, "Russians of all kinds," Germans and others in his global jihad. Broadly, the dozens of documents released Wednesday by the Obama administration portray bin Laden as a leader cut off from his underlings, disappointed by their failures, beset by their complaints and regretting years of separation from much of his family.

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  • The Los Angeles Lakers are the wild card of the 2015 NBA Draft

    (Julie Jacobson/AP) Lakers coach Byron Scott will have a talented young rookie to work with next year. The Los Angeles Lakers surprised the NBA world by taking home the No. 2 pick at the NBA's Draft Lottery Tuesday night.  Most people believe there

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  • Here's why some scientists are convinced there's life on Mars

    (NASA ) Mars V. Earth — could they both have life? Mars is no Earth. Our planet is swaddled in a nice atmospheric blanket that protects us from dangerous blasts of radiation that permeate space. Mars barely has any atmosphere and its surface is constantly

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  • Couple in Dubai court over kissing in car

    Meanwhile the couple has denied kissing and admitted to drinking alcohol when they defended themselves before the Dubai Misdemeanours Court. According to her statement before prosecutors, the woman suspect confessed that she kissed you on the cheek?” the presiding judge asked the salesman. The duo was taken to the police station for interrogation for kissing in the car and being drunk.

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  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan shows her JAZBAA at Cannes!

    By Rajesh Kumar Singh, Glamsham Editorial She looked as gorgeous and young as ever in her dark red gown during the photo shoot at Cannes. The venue was Lady Jersey, the yacht on which she unveiled the first look of her film JAZBAA, directed by Sanjay

  • Arum: Pacquiao ‘100 percent’ for Mayweather fight

    With lawsuits piling up against Manny Pacquiao, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum said his top fighter was “100 percent” for the much ballyhooed welterweight fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. last May 2. Until, as Arum told, Pacquiao re-injured his right shoulder in the fourth round. Manny was sparring the last two weeks, sparring well,” Arum said.
  • What reminded Salman Khan of Katrina Kaif?

    By Jahnavi Patel, Glamsham Editorial Well before you jump to any conclusions let us tell you that Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is shooting for his upcoming film BAJRANGI BHAIJAAN in Kashmir and is in awe with the state. And this beautiful place

  • Iraqi forces to launch Ramadi fightback in 'coming days'

    Iraqi government and allied forces will launch an offensive aimed at retaking the city of Ramadi from the Islamic State group in the coming days, a spokesman said on Friday. "Preparations for the Anbar operations are needed because this operation will not be easy," Ahmed al-Assadi, a spokesman for the Popular Mobilisation (Hashed al-Shaabi) forces, said. The Hashed al-Shaabi are an umbrella for mostly Shiite militia and volunteers who joined security forces in Ramadi after they were routed by IS fighters who took over the city on Sunday.

  • Djokovic looms in Nadal's toughest-ever draw at French Open

    The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris. There were "oohs" and "aahs" in the auditorium as defending women's champion Maria Sharapova plucked out Nadal's name to set up another potential blockbuster encounter with top-ranked Novak Djokovic.

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  • Apple is reportedly going to start using its Watch font on iPhones, iPads, and Macs

    Prepare for the default font on your Apple device to look slightly different. When Apple started using Helvetica Neue on its phones, tablets, and computers (in 2013 and 2014 respectively), people complained that it wasn't easy enough to read.

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  • Saudi oil minister sees eventual end of fossil fuels

    Saudi oil minister Ali Al-Naimi said on Thursday the kingdom envisaged the fact that fossil fuels could become unnecessary before the middle of the century and was investing in renewable energy for that reason. "In Saudi Arabia, we recognise that eventually, one of these days, we are not going to need fossil fuels, I don't know when, in 2040, 2050... so we have embarked on a programme to develop solar energy," he told the Business and Climate conference in Paris. "Hopefully, one of these days, instead of exporting fossil fuels, we will be exporting gigawatts, electric ones.

  • Xavi to leave Barcelona after 17 trophy-filled seasons

    Xavi Hernandez is leaving Barcelona after 17 trophy-laden seasons in which he set club records for appearances and titles won. The 35-year-old Xavi, who has played 764 matches for Barcelona, said Thursday he will cut his contract short by one year and leave after this season to play for Qatari club Al-Sadd, following in the footsteps of Real Madrid great Raul Gonzalez. Xavi will lift his eighth Spanish league trophy at Camp Nou on Saturday.

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  • China jails 'Fast & Furious' Lamborghini, Ferrari drivers

    Two unemployed men who crashed a Lamborghini and Ferrari as they reportedly staged a "real-life Fast and Furious" race through Beijing were sentenced to jail Thursday for dangerous driving, the court said. According to reports a woman passenger in Tang Weitian's green Lamborghini was left with a broken spine in the accident. The other driver Yu Muchun, 20, drove a red Ferrari.

  • Man jailed for blackmailing ex with compromising pics

    The Court of First Instance ordered A.G.’s deportation at the end of his prison sentence. A 32-year-old Lebanese salesman has been sentenced to three months in jail for blackmailing his ex-fiancee and threatening to kill her if she married another man. The defendant, identified as A.G., sent text messages to his ex-fiancee, an Iranian, in which he threatened to kill her and circulate her personal pictures if he saw her with someone else.

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  • The Chinese army just informed everyone that the internet means war

    (Reuters) The People's Liberation Army isn't joking around. In a chilling memo released on Wednesday, the People's Liberation Army, or PLA, informed the world that, at least on the internet, China is at war. The memo is called "Cybersovereignty Symbolizes

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  • Syria antiquities chief urges world to save Palmyra

    The world must act to save Palmyra, Syria's antiquities chief said Thursday, accusing the international community of standing by as the Islamic State jihadist group seized the ancient city. Mamoun Abdulkarim described the capture of the world heritage site by IS as "a loss for all of humanity, for world civilisation in the face of barbarism". "I call on the international community to stop standing with arms crossed.