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Arts&Culture Surprise rate cut for Russian Federation
Author: 0 Surprise rate cut for Russian Federation

The Central Bank of Russian Federation just reversed course and unexpectedly cut rates to its lowest level since 2014 as inflation continues to fall at a faster pace than it expects. "In these circumstances, given the moderately tight monetary policy, the 4-percent inflation target will be reached by late 2017 and maintained further", reads the message.

Arts&Culture Kapil Sharma row: Six controversies surrounding the comedy star
Author: 0 Kapil Sharma row: Six controversies surrounding the comedy star

It's been an unfortunate week for comedy, as two most-loved comedians on Indian television, Kapil Sharma, and Sunil Grover's fight have become a hot topic of discussion on social media now. It all started last week when reports emerged that Kapil Sharma , after downing an entire bottle of whiskey, misbehaved with his team aboard a plane.

Arts&Culture Twin Peaks: First season three cast photos revealed
Author: 0 Twin Peaks: First season three cast photos revealed

So far all we have are the covers, but it's enough-we see a variety of characters back in costume, and it's a reminder of just how much time has passed since Twin Peaks went off the air. "What I think is satisfying about the new version is that it's a deeper exploration of that stuff". How does the Red Room work? Directed entirely by David Lynch, the new SHOWTIME 18-part limited event series picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town were stunned when their ...

Arts&Culture The Ghost in the Shell
Author: 0 The Ghost in the Shell

Asked why women are made to look "super-sexy" in action films, she said: "I don't know". The 32-year-old actress plays Major in the live-action remake of the Japanese manga tale and was initially reluctant to take on the role as it wasn't long after she'd given birth to her and estranged husband Romain Dauriac's daughter Rose, now two.

Arts&Culture Kendrick Lamar releases new single, hints at upcoming album date
Author: 0 Kendrick Lamar releases new single, hints at upcoming album date

After teasing something on his social media profiles today, Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar returns with a new song, " The Heart Part 4 ". The Grammy Award-winning Kendrick Lamar took to Instagram last night to get people talking. With the release of new music, even just a song, it's going to start a frenzy about when fans can expect the next Kendrick Lamar masterpiece. Before ending the song, Kendrick also hinted to fans that his next album will be out on April 7 - let the ...

Author: 0 Iwobi calls for a bit more Wenger respect

Manager Arsene Wenger says he's made up his mind about his decision to stay or not, but he isn't telling anyone what that decision is. The Arsenal defender has witnessed first hand the quality that Kante has brought to the Blues' midfield after he joined Antonio Conte's cause from Leicester City in a £30m deal last summer, and said he believes that the Gunners' London rivals are top of the league standings due to the sheer amount of work that the France worldwide puts into each encounter.

Arts&Culture Sia went out without her face-hiding wig and we are shook
Author: 0 Sia went out without her face-hiding wig and we are shook

Makes sense to us. She wore a midriff sweatshirt and beige Kenzo track trousers, finishing off her look with a pair of white sneakers. Two years on, Sia kept her blunt platinum cut, but opted for a pared-down beauty look. But Sia , we would love to see more of that handsome smile and less of the wig now! "There will be no further comment". I thought, What doesn't exist in pop music at the moment?' And it was a mystery.

Arts&Culture Gottlieb to interview for coaching vacancy Thursday
Author: 0 Gottlieb to interview for coaching vacancy Thursday

While Underwood is firmly in place at IL, this leaves Oklahoma State, once again, with an open men's basketball head coaching position, for the second offseason in a row. Past year he was mentioned as a possible candidate , but ultimately never got the gig. "I would like to be the world's best college basketball recruiter".

Author: 0 London attacker 'was a normal family man'

Three people were killed when the knife-wielding attacker ploughed a auto through pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, before storming the Parliamentary estate. Police arrested eight people, seven of whom are being detained on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts, in six raids. "I tried to stem the flow of blood and give mouth to mouth while waiting for the medics to arrive but I think he had lost too much blood", Ellwood said.

Arts&Culture A dozen new cloud formations receive official recognition
Author: 0 A dozen new cloud formations receive official recognition

The Hong Kong Observatory was tasked with digitalizing the International Cloud Atlas in the form of a new website. These include one new species ( volutus ), five new supplementary features ( asperitas , cauda, cavum, fluctus and murus), and one new accessory cloud ( flumen ).

Author: 0 'I was right!' Trump praises instincts for 'correctly' accusing Obama of 'wiretapping'

Mike Rogers that they had no information to support President Trump's claims that President Obama spied on him. He said he was "very concerned" about whether United States intelligence agencies were spying on Mr Trump. He maintained that the President's explosive wiretapping allegations against Mr Obama were false. Sources told Fox, "T$3 he paper trail leaves no other plausible goal for the unmasking other than to damage the incoming Trump administration".

Arts&Culture Google hopes to encourage black coders at Howard University
Author: 0 Google hopes to encourage black coders at Howard University

Progress has been slow: in 2015, 4% of new hires were black. Google has partnered with Howard University to launch a school branch right on the company's campus, where undergraduate students will have a chance to learn from Google engineers in addition to the university's own faculty.

Arts&Culture F1 prepares for record breaking season
Author: 0 F1 prepares for record breaking season

Nevertheless, Bottas remains wary of the threat posed by Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen heading into the remainder of the weekend. I've never seen the fans so excited about the season as they are this season, being how that it is we don't know where the cars and the teams are. Vettel denied suggestions he had downplayed Ferrari's chances during pre-season testing and said there is more potential to be unlocked after a promising performance at Barcelona.

Arts&Culture Anti-Romeo squads in India to hunt down individuals harassing women
Author: 0 Anti-Romeo squads in India to hunt down individuals harassing women

Many people across the city have been accusing the police of harassing innocents in the guise of anti-Romeo squads infringing on the private space of youngsters. SP (city) Alok Priyadarshi denied charges of harassment, saying the police are just taking safety precautions. "We are only ensuring the safety of the city".

Arts&Culture Be our guest - Portsmouth welcomes takeover bid from ex-Disney CEO
Author: 0 Be our guest - Portsmouth welcomes takeover bid from ex-Disney CEO

Pompey , as the team is affectionately called by its supporters, is now third in England's fourth-tier league, four points inside the automatic promotion places, with eight games remaining this season. After leaving Disney, he set up Tornante in 2005 and was one of the early investors in Netflix as well as trading card manufacturer Topps. Now chasing promotion, Pompey came out of administration in April 2013 with a supporters' trust taking over.

Arts&Culture Dele Alli banned for three matched by UEFA
Author: 0 Dele Alli banned for three matched by UEFA

Such a suspension means that, should second-place Tottenham retain their top-three spot in the Premier League and secure automatic qualification for next season's Champions League, Alli would miss precisely half of their group stage matches.

Arts&Culture Sushma Swaraj responds to KTR's letter on Telugu workers in Saudi
Author: 0 Sushma Swaraj responds to KTR's letter on Telugu workers in Saudi

She said four bills have come to the US Congress regarding H-1B and L1 visas for professionals but they have not been passed. A large number of Indian workers in Bahrain have sought the support of the Ministry of External Affairs, continuing the trend of difficulties faced by labourers from India in Gulf countries.

Arts&Culture Ryan Reynolds Teases Better Kisser Between Andrew Garfield And Jake Gyllenhaal
Author: 0 Ryan Reynolds Teases Better Kisser Between Andrew Garfield And Jake Gyllenhaal

Appearing on " The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ", the 40-year-old hunk shared how he and Jake - who portrays Dr. David Jordan - were shooting a scene which saw them "floating around on wires . "I was jobless", he said. The actors have a blast answering the Internet's questions and making each other laugh. However, don't sob stories of actors in discomfort from Gyllenhaal.

Author: 0 Beauty and the Beast almost had a Frozen Easter Egg

This lesson is one to keep in mind when watching this remake of the beloved Disney classic starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens . Belle's bucolic life is interrupted when her father is locked away in a dark, wintery castle that is inhabited by a cursed and vile beast ( Dan Stevens ), and Belle makes the choice to take her father's place and stay locked away in the castle with the Beast.

Author: 0 Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher Memorial: Fans Invited to Pay their Last Respects

Todd described his niece as "genetically Carrie and Debbie " but also said about her father, "I don't want to leave Bryan Lourd out of this". Todd says he's okay with him mom's death, but "not so okay" with his sister's death. Still, it's a lot for anyone to deal with, let alone a 24-year-old. Billie Lourd is the daughter of Carrie and talent agent Bryan Lourd , Todd said the young actress' father has helped tremendously through the heartbreak.

Arts&Culture Iggy Azalea Slips Into G-String Bikini to Promote
Author: 0 Iggy Azalea Slips Into G-String Bikini to Promote "Mo Bounce" Single

Another sneak peek shows three girls passionately twerking to upbeat song which is believed to be " Mo Bounce ". Everything is digitally distorted, except for Iggy . "I just want to twerk in a video". The Aussie rapper will be on air with Zane Lowe to discuss the new single at 9:30 a.m. Iggy tweeted in early March.

Arts&Culture Amy Schumer Has Dropped Out Of The BARBIE Movie
Author: 0 Amy Schumer Has Dropped Out Of The BARBIE Movie

According to the handful of plot details which have been revealed, it'll be set in a land of "perfect" women, following Schumer's character as she's expelled into our world for not fitting in there in what would then be a fish out of water type scenario.

Arts&Culture Behold the MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 Netflix Trailer!
Author: 0 Behold the MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 Netflix Trailer!

Get your first look at the brand new season of Mystery Science Theater 3000 , which prominently features all of the low budget weirdness you've come to expect from the franchise. A Kickstarter campaign, spearheaded by Hodgson and Shout! The Satellite of Love (if it's called that in the new series) looks familiar, and the classic image of the dude (now played by comedian Jonah Ray ) flanked by two puppet robots in silhouette endures as well.

Arts&Culture Need a Lyft? Mobile Welcomes Another Ride-Sharing Service
Author: 0 Need a Lyft? Mobile Welcomes Another Ride-Sharing Service

She also could not say how many drivers Lyft has on Maui, "because we're constantly having more drivers apply". "Lyft has spent the first three months of 2017 bringing better transportation options to cities across the country", said Jaime Raczka, head of early-stage markets and expansion, in the news release.

Arts&Culture Electric Picnic 2017 | First acts added to line-up
Author: 0 Electric Picnic 2017 | First acts added to line-up

Speaking to RTÉ Entertainment , festival director Melvin Benn said they are "really pleased" with the line-up for this year's festival, giving a particular nod to The XX who have "paid their dues" and earned their headline slot through their with previous performances in Stradbally.

Author: 0 Justice League: A first poster unveiled by Zack Snyder

There's also two new posters-one generic one of the Justice League emblem, and another of Aquaman clad in armor. First up, the preview footage debuted during NBC's "Today" show, which highlight's Jason Momoa's Aquaman (see below). You can take a look at the poster in the tweet above, check out the teasers embedded below and stay tuned for the trailer on Saturday. Batman, Aquaman , Wonder Woman, The Flash, Cyborg, and Superman are being unveiled one by one throughout Thursday and ...

Author: 0 Gorillaz Are Releasing New Music TONIGHT!!

Gorillaz fans were inundated with big news today. The tracks included in the animated film are "Saturnz Barz" in full, plus highlights of " Ascension ", "Andromeda" and "We Got The Power". The record will be Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett's first album as Gorillaz in six years. Benjamin Clementine 14. We Got The Power feat. He pulled us to one side and said 'Hey man, we never performed together.

Arts&Culture Federal Reserve rates rise again, will have an effect
Author: 0 Federal Reserve rates rise again, will have an effect

Mortgage interest rates depend on a great deal on the expectations of investors. What about stocks and bonds? In recent years, record low interest rates, in some cases negative interest rates, and unprecedented bond buying programs, or quantitative easing, have been very supportive of asset prices and commodity prices specifically.

Arts&Culture Power Rangers reboot lacks power and range?
Author: 0 Power Rangers reboot lacks power and range?

Elizabeth Banks and Becky G opted for premiere-perfect looks that allowed them to totally channel the "Power Rangers" at the LA premiere of the movie, and we loved the way they supported the flick with their fierce fashion choices. I thought this would be the same, except with more people on a bigger scale. Power Rangers is a wholly unnecessary cash cow that isn't so bad if you just lower your expectations.

Arts&Culture The original cast of 'Power Rangers' reunite for premiere
Author: 0 The original cast of 'Power Rangers' reunite for premiere

John - who played Jason Lee Scott , the Red Ranger - and Jones, who played Zack Taylor, the Black Ranger . Whatever the case, " Power Rangers " arrives as the latest big, loud attempt at a moneymaking machine, trading on nostalgia and the seeming constant thirst for, well, big, loud, moneymaking things.

Arts&Culture BAYWATCH Drops New Action-Packed Trailer
Author: 0 BAYWATCH Drops New Action-Packed Trailer

Johnson plays Mitch Buchannon , the veteran head of Baywatch , who is forced to "rebrand" the unit. Zac Efron showed his feminine side in the newest Baywatch trailer and it was harder than he expected! Comedy stretches further as both Johnson and co-star Zac Efron were seen disguising heavily for undercover work in hilarious fashion as a woman and a chef.

Author: 0 From Architect To Captain: Ryan Faces Extreme Test That Could Define Speakership

Moderate Republicans huddled late into the evening in House Speaker Paul Ryan's office. "I'm still a no, because the bill that we're now considering does not lower premiums for the vast majority of Americans, and that's what we need to do", he said, adding that he did not care if he would lose the next elections.

Arts&Culture Rupert Grint Is Actually Ed Sheeran In MTV Skit
Author: 0 Rupert Grint Is Actually Ed Sheeran In MTV Skit

Taking off his glasses, the fake Ed Sheeran revealed that he was actually "Snatched" star Rupert Grint, who invented the character. But with the workload having gone too far and the deceptions piling up, Grint chose to retire his character: "I can't balance it any more".

Arts&Culture Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian dies aged 67
Author: 0 Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian dies aged 67

A witness told the wesbite "CPR was performed and a defibrillator was used but to no avail". This unique sea adventure set sail on March 18 in Florida; it is scheduled for stops in such places as Puerto Rico and the Bahamas. The cruise's website listed Foreigner singer Lou Gramm, David Marks of the Beach Boys and John Elefante of Kansas, among others, as other artists on the ship.

Arts&Culture Woody Harrelson Is Ready to Be Your Favorite Star Wars Character
Author: 0 Woody Harrelson Is Ready to Be Your Favorite Star Wars Character

Adam Beckett tragically died in a house fire in 1979, so this would be a nice tribute to his work, and Star Wars movies have a history of honoring people behind the scenes through character names. "They're great. You know, any movie's only as good as the director or in this case directors". " Han Solo does not need a mentor figure, it goes against his character but..." "Woody is an odd choice", says Redditor Piker10.

Arts&Culture Celebrate National Puppy Day!
Author: 0 Celebrate National Puppy Day!

National Puppy Day brings awareness to the dangers of puppy mills and to all the puppies who still need homes! Every year in the United States, more than 5 million puppies are born. First and foremost, if possible, you can adopt a puppy from your local shelter, rescue or pure breed rescue organization. There's a National Puppy Day website that explains this all in detail.

Author: 0 'Beauty And The Beast' To Be Shown In Malaysia With Gay Scene

If you're a huge Disney fan, you'll love this movie. I love the emotions they convey, the songs, the color and the adult humor. Belle finds herself the odd girl of the village, and consequently not interested in the Town-Hero and all-around dashing Gaston .

Arts&Culture Trevor Noah Defends Tomi Lahren Following Suspension
Author: 0 Trevor Noah Defends Tomi Lahren Following Suspension

Lahren's suspension from her program, "Tomi", came down earlier this week, days after her comments on " The View " last Friday, according to the Dallas Morning News . Lahren has not yet returned a request for comment to this report. Trevor Noah had two of politics' most famous blondes in his crosshairs Tuesday night: conservative talk show host Tomi Lahren and President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump.

Arts&Culture Zayn Malik promises to release new music 'soon'
Author: 0 Zayn Malik promises to release new music 'soon'

Malik didn't include a caption, nor did he drop any hints about a release date other than a vague tweet. Zayn revealed the track is a duet with rapper PARTYNEXTDOOR and when he was asked by one Twitter user when it will drop, Zayn replied: "Soon and I mean it".

Arts&Culture This Country's Kerry & Kurtan Join Comic Relief Line-Up
Author: 0 This Country's Kerry & Kurtan Join Comic Relief Line-Up

You can also just turn up at the salon in Paiges Court off High Street on Friday. This year's event takes place on Friday, March 24 and as you prepare for your comedy fundraising challenges we thought you might like to see these pictures from events held back in the 1980s.

Arts&Culture Kylie Cosmetics Announces Buildable Matte Blushes, Sun Commences Revolving Around the Earth
Author: 0 Kylie Cosmetics Announces Buildable Matte Blushes, Sun Commences Revolving Around the Earth

The latest round of outrage for the 19-year-old is being caused by the names of her newly-released blushes . The five shades are called, in order, "X Rated", " Barely Legal ", " Virginity ", "Hot and Bothered" and " Hopeless Romantic ". But despite these reports, Jenner's company continues to enjoy success, so much so that her products have spawned several copycats. Kylie now has nearly a full set of beauty products.

Arts&Culture Smackdown: Shane McMahon makes an impact on AJ Styles
Author: 0 Smackdown: Shane McMahon makes an impact on AJ Styles

Is AJ Styles fired or heading to WrestleMania to face Shane McMahon? - We're told that Mauro Ranallo is out sick tonight, so we've got Tom Phillips, JBL, and David Otunga on commentary. Jordan with a series of suplexes then spears to both Usos. Gable hits a moonsault to the floor, but then gets tossed over the security barrier. The now bitter enemies began to attack each other on the outside where McMahon eventually gained the upper hand and placed Styles on top of the announcer's table.