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Mohanlal's Rs 1000 crore Mahabharatham gets PM Narendra Modi's backing

Mohanlal's Rs 1000 crore Mahabharatham gets PM Narendra Modi's backing

The team of Mahabharatham, acknowledging Modi's support, has sought permission to meet him and they have been granted. Apparently, members of Kerala Hindu Aikya Vedi had opposed the release of the film unless its title is changed. Mohanlal plays Bheema in Randamoozham , while actors Nagarjuna has been approached for Karna's role. The project will go on the floors in Abu Dhabi.



Saudi Arabia cuts diplomatic ties to Qatar

Saudi Arabia has chose to sever diplomatic and consular relations with Qatar "proceeding from the exercise of its sovereign right guaranteed by global law and the protection of national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism", The Guardian has reported.



Trump U-Turns On Climate Change: Top Aide States POTUS Is A Believer

Petersburg International Economic Forum. Speaking at the forum, Putin avoided criticising Trump's decision, however, he noted that the United States participation is essential for the success of global efforts. While this move is likely to have a limited effect on USA emissions in the short term, the effects, however, will be felt globally. A report cited Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich that Russian Federation would not alter its decision.


Flying objects shot down after crossing North-South border

Flying objects shot down after crossing North-South border

South Korea fired warning shots at the "unrecognized object", which came from the territory of the DPRK violated the border between the two countries. North Korea's recent missile tests are a legitimate act of self-defense by a "fully-fledged nuclear power" and are not against global law, North Korean diplomat Ju Yong Chol told the UN Conference on Disarmament on Tuesday.



Police identify Manila casino killer

At a press conference streamed live online, National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) director Oscar Albayalde said Carlos was considered a high roller among gambling circles, whose minimum bet was usually PHP40,000 (US$810). Alidogan reported that the management of the hotel also faced questions of responsibly during the news conference. He said the incident was not related to terrorism and it was perpetrated by a "habitual gambler" who went insane after losing nearly everything that he ...



Comey to testify Trump DID press him to end Flynn probe

Although final details about Comey's testimony have not been worked out, a source told CNN it could come as early as the start of June. According to people familiar with those notes, the president in February pressed Comey to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn .