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Ban Pakistani Actors? Dia Mirza Says It's Unfair To Target Films

Ban Pakistani Actors? Dia Mirza Says It's Unfair To Target Films

Union minister Babul Supriyo, who was also part of the delegation, said, "MNS is a party of goons". The move to officially call off the protests came after Johar, Producers" Guild President Mukesh Bhatt and Thackeray met the Chief Minister at his residence "Varsha' here this morning.



AT&T Will Buy Time Warner For More Than $80 Billion

On Friday, when reports emerged that a deal was on the cards, Time Warner shares jumped 10pc to $91.29, while AT&T's stock fell just shy of 2pc to $37.96. After spiking rapidly because of the news, trading on Time Warner shares was halted. Buying Time Warner may be "a good defensive move" against Comcast as the cable giant continues stretching into new businesses, New Street Research analyst Jonathan Chaplin said in a Friday note.



Soyuz rocket carrying crew of 3 blasts off from Baikonur

Three new crew members for the International Space Station (ISS) lifted off on time at 4:05 am ET this morning from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The cable was replaced, but the delay shortened the crew's planned stay aboard the space station from five months to a little more than four. Incidentally, the launch of the Soyuz MS-02 spaceflight, which transported the new crew, was delayed by nearly a month from September 23 to October 19.


Day after debate, Trump, Clinton square off again at roast

Day after debate, Trump, Clinton square off again at roast

She joked that if Trump didn't like what she was saying, then he could "shout 'wrong.'" She added that she was surprised Trump let her go second because "I didn't think he'd be OK with a peaceful transition of power". "It's great to be here with a thousand wonderful people, or as I call it, a small, intimate dinner with some friends. And I don't get it, I don't know why".



Unbelievable monkeys: It's not just humans that can create efficient tools

The scientists are not suggesting that any stone tools attributed so far to human forerunners were instead made by monkeys, said Tomos Proffitt of Oxford University in England. But they do raise new questions about the early evolution of tool-making. When anthropologists explore early human settlements, they typically search for signs of tool use, whether by looking at the cuts on butchered animal bones or finding the tools themselves.



No signal from European Schiaparelli Mars lander

The European Space Agency (Esa ) plans to launch robot Schiaparelli on a a 500 million km journey to reach the red planet. But the ExoMars mission now bearing down on the Red Planet is a chance for Europe to flex its scientific muscle and erase the memory of past failures.