Russia jet carrying 71 people crashes after Moscow take-off

Russia jet missing after Moscow take-off Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with … Read more

Cyril Ramaphosa: ANC impatient over Jacob Zuma future

Cyril Ramaphosa: ANC impatient over Jacob Zuma future Reuters Mr Ramaphosa’s speech marked 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela The leader of South Africa’s ruling party has acknowledged growing impatience over the failure to resolve President Jacob Zuma’s future.Cyril Ramaphosa said the matter had to be handled with “care and purpose”.”We know you … Read more

Riyadh Ritz-Carlton corruption purge Saudi hotel reopens

Riyadh Ritz-Carlton corruption purge Saudi hotel reopens AFP/Getty More than 200 princes, ministers and businessmen were held in the purge A luxury Saudi hotel that served as a detention centre for dozens of princes and top officials held in a corruption drive since November has reopened.Reception staff at the five-star Ritz-Carlton in Riyadh told the … Read more

Gui Minhai: Chinese press attacks Sweden over bookseller

Gui Minhai: Chinese press attacks Sweden over bookseller Image copyright Reuters Swedish bookseller Gui Minhai, who is detained in China, gave a video interview in which he condemned Stockholm. It’s not clear if he was speaking under duress. State media in China have accused Sweden of a movie-style plot to spirit away detained bookseller Gui … Read more

Asma Jahangir: Pakistan human rights champion dies

Asma Jahangir: Pakistan human rights champion dies Image copyright AFP The lawyer was a pro-democracy activist, a critic of Pakistan’s security establishment, and a women’s rights defender Prominent Pakistani human rights activist and lawyer Asma Jahangir has died at the age of 66.She reportedly suffered a cardiac arrest and was taken to hospital, where she … Read more

‘Call Me by Your Name’ Wins Scripter Award for Adapted Screenplay

“Call Me by Your Name” / Sony Pictures Classics “Call Me by Your Name” has been named the year’s best screen adaptation at the 2018 USC Libraries Scripter Award ceremony, winning an honor that goes both to the writer of the screenplay and the author of the original work from which the script was adapted. … Read more

‘American Horror Story’ House Has Become a Nightmare for Its New Owners, Lawsuit Says

The murder house from Season 1 of “American Horror Story” is a house of horrors — or at least of legal headaches. Dr. Ernst R. von Schwarz and Pier Angela Oakenfold, who purchased the Rosenheim Mansion in 2015, are suing its previous owners for failing to disclose that the house was used in Ryan Murphy’s … Read more

Every ‘SNL’ Alec Baldwin Donald Trump Sketch Ranked, From Least to Most Retweetable (Photos)

Every ‘SNL’ Alec Baldwin Donald Trump Sketch Ranked, From Least to Most Retweetable (Photos) Get ready for three more years of this Phil Hornshaw | Last Updated: February 10, 2018 @ 6:28 PM [ comments ]

Omarosa’s Medical Scare to Be Addressed on Sunday’s ‘Celebrity Big Brother’

CBS Sunday’s episode of “Celebrity Big Brother” is about to be even more drama-filled than usual, as it will address Omarosa Manigault-Newman‘s medical issue that sent her to the hospital Friday night. “Omarosa has returned to the ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ house after receiving medical attention last night and today for an asthma attack. This development … Read more

Guillermo del Toro Says ‘The Shape of Water’ Teaches Empathy for ‘the Other’ (Video)

“To talk about monsters, you need monsters.” Those were some of director Guillermo del Toro’s powerful opening words following TheWrap’s screening of his film “The Shape of Water” on Friday. “The Shape of Water” is the sort of romantic storytelling that, on its face, seems easy to love and read as little more than a … Read more