Arts&Culture

Arts&Culture Celebrating the Jewish New Year
Author: 0 Celebrating the Jewish New Year

On the first and the second day of Rosh Hashanah, local Jews, both Bene Israel and Baghdadi, will be joined by Jewish expatriates at the synagogues. Yaakov Finkelstein, Consul General of Israel in Mumbai, said, "The Rosh Hashanah symbolises a new beginning".

Arts&Culture Yoko Ono forces 'John Lemon' drink to re-brand
Author: 0 Yoko Ono forces 'John Lemon' drink to re-brand

The business nevertheless feel wronged, with their lawyer describing John Lemon as "a small family company that doesn't have the resources of a major corporation". A lawyer for the Polish manufacturer of John Lemon said the company and its distributors across Europe were sued by Yoko Ono . Hugo Bałaziński, a lawyer with KSP, which represented John Lemon , said the business registered its trademark in 2014 by Polish manufacturers, two years before John Lennon's name was filed for ...

Arts&Culture ACLU sues MI after same-sex couples denied by religious adoption agencies
Author: 0 ACLU sues MI after same-sex couples denied by religious adoption agencies

In July 2016, Kristy called St. Vincent's Catholic Charities in Lansing and said that she and her spouse wanted to adopt a child from foster care, but was told the agency does not work with same-sex couples. The plaintiffs are MI taxpayers and same-sex couples that have been turned away from adoption agencies. "There are 13,000 children in Michigan's child welfare system".

Arts&Culture Tomb Raider trailer drops - and it's not as bad as the poster
Author: 0 Tomb Raider trailer drops - and it's not as bad as the poster

Warner Bros Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures have released the official trailer of the reboot. What really amazes us about this new movie is that it looks like the video game which brought joy and excitement to many players. What do you think of the first Tomb Raider trailer? Tomb Raider is set for release in March 2018 and stars Dominic West as Lara's father, Walton Goggins as the villain and Daniel Wu as the ship's captain.

Arts&Culture Laurence Fishburne And Gina Torres Officially Announce Split
Author: 0 Laurence Fishburne And Gina Torres Officially Announce Split

She added, "There are no bad guys here". Fishburne and Torres were last photographed together at a public event in December 2015, at the 38th annual Kennedy Center Honors Gala. MailOnline has approached both Laurence and Gina's representatives for comment. They got engaged in February 2001 and married in September 2002. The former couple have appeared onscreen together in various projects, including Matrix Reloaded and Hannibal .

Arts&Culture Concrete and Gold (2017 LP)
Author: 0 Concrete and Gold (2017 LP)

Frontman and principal songwriter Dave Grohl has always been known to be a scholar in all things rock, with a mastery of the genre's wide range of sounds from the 1960s to the present. Paul McCartney guest drums on the song, but his appearance adds nothing other than an interesting fact for music writers to rave about. Justin Timberlake contributes to the grungy vibes in " Make it Right ", echoing Grohl's lyrics back to him to create an intriguing tension between the two.

Author: 0 HBO now developing five different prequel series to Game of Thrones

It's already been reported that Max Borenstein ( Kong: Skull Island ), Jane Goldman ( Kingsman: The Golden Circle ), Brian Helgeland ( Legend ) and Carly Wray ( Mad Men, The Leftovers ) are involved in the other four series. He frequently used Twitter to interact with fans, but left social media last month to work on the final season and this prequel. "If [David and Dan] have been the kings of Westeros for these past seven seasons, Bryan Cogman has surely been the Prince of ...

Arts&Culture South Africa likely to host Zimbabwe for four-day pink ball Test
Author: 0 South Africa likely to host Zimbabwe for four-day pink ball Test

Cricket South Africa wanted the first Test to start on December 26. The ICC Test match playing conditions presently dictate that matches shall consist of five days, but Tests of varying lengths have been staged throughout history. The one-day and T20 matches will be at Kimberley, Paarl, East London, Bloemfontein and Potchefstroom, all infrequent worldwide venues. South Africa have a lengthy home summer in 2017/18.

Arts&Culture KB Home CEO Jeffrey Mezger hurls slurs at Kathy Griffin
Author: 0 KB Home CEO Jeffrey Mezger hurls slurs at Kathy Griffin

Mezger and his wife, Sandra, live in a gated community next to Griffin and Bick. The statement also said that while Mezger "does not believe there is any excuse" for his comments, there had been a "series of unneighborly actions" by Griffin and Bick that included calling the police and security from the local homeowners' association between seven and 10 times.

Arts&Culture HBO are cooking up a fifth Game Of Thrones prequel series
Author: 0 HBO are cooking up a fifth Game Of Thrones prequel series

Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Cogman is developing some sort of prequel concept for Game of Thrones , in addition to the four other ideas already being worked on. For now, suffice it to say that Bryan Cogman has signed on, and we're thrilled. Some may not even be set on Westeros. The Dance of the Dragons is one option, as are the legendary conquest by Aegon I and the beginning of the Blackfyre Rebellions.

Author: 0 Sean Spicer Appears As Himself At The Emmys

Liberal commentator Keith Olbermann tweeted that the Emmys lost its credibility by lionizing Spicer. "Spicer won best actor in a comedy for his role in Donald Trump's administration", Corden says. "I just want to say, I think people are forgetting that this man lied to the American people and should not be embraced". "Now, understandably, some people have been disappointed by this photo", he said.

Arts&Culture Bali-Bound Travellers Concerned Over Volcano And Tsunami Fears
Author: 0 Bali-Bound Travellers Concerned Over Volcano And Tsunami Fears

Gunung Agung volcano in Karang Asem district has showed a rise in seismic activity recently, prompting the country's volcanology agency to increase its alert status to the second highest level on Monday night, with extension of unsafe zone to 7.5 km in the north, south, southeast and southwest of the volcano, according to head of mitigation department of the agency Devy Kamil Syahbana.

Arts&Culture Rates unchanged - but stay alert
Author: 0 Rates unchanged - but stay alert

The purchases, known as quantitative easing , were created to force banks and other investors to buy other assets, thereby pushing money out into the broader economy and stimulating demand. Out of the high-earning currencies , the New Zealand dollar seems to be the most active as it buoyed on Wednesday following a poll showed that the National Party outperformed its rival ahead of the country's general election on September 23.

Arts&Culture Police names London Tube attack suspect
Author: 0 Police names London Tube attack suspect

The elderly couple had been fostering refugees, including children from Afghanistan and Iraq. A 25-year-old man was also arrested in Newport on Tuesday. Theresa May has announced, in a televised message on Friday, that military personnel would be deployed at key sites not accessible to public, to allow for a strengning of presence of police officers in public places, including transport, crowded places and tourist sites.

Arts&Culture Kellyanne Conway Rips Hollywood For Politicizing The Emmys
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway Rips Hollywood For Politicizing The Emmys

As for Conway, she wasn't a fan of the show overall, saying that the jokes aimed at President Donald Trump "alienated" the millions of Americans who support him. McKinnon's portrayals of both Clinton and Conway have been praised, although a one sketch that cast the Trump aide as a stalker of CNN's Jake Tapper ruffled feathers.

Arts&Culture Richard Branson: Hurricanes are the 'start of things to come'
Author: 0 Richard Branson: Hurricanes are the 'start of things to come'

The U.S. Virgin Islands have had two hurricanes batter the islands, Irma and now Maria, and Tim Duncan is at the forefront of helping the islands recover. "The region needs a "Disaster Recovery Marshall Plan" for the BVI and other territories that will aid in recovery, sustainable reconstruction and long-term revitalisation of the local economy".

Arts&Culture Bernie Casey, 'Revenge of the Nerds' Actor, Dead at 78
Author: 0 Bernie Casey, 'Revenge of the Nerds' Actor, Dead at 78

Bernie Casey has sadly died at the age of 78, according to TMZ . Mr. Casey appeared in some 35 films, beginning in 1969 with " Guns of the Magnificent Seven ", a sequel to " The Magnificent Seven ". To add to his resume of pop culturally relevant "80s movies, Casey played a high school teacher in starred in Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure starring Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter".

Arts&Culture Taika Waititi in talks to direct live-action Akira movie
Author: 0 Taika Waititi in talks to direct live-action Akira movie

Warner Bros has targeted Waititi to take the project on, although it won't be his next film if he says yes. According to Deadline , the live-action adaptation has been a big priority for Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures ever since they acquired the rights for a 7-figure amount from manga publisher Kodansha in 2002.

Arts&Culture JJ Abrams selected to direct Star Wars: Episode IX
Author: 0 JJ Abrams selected to direct Star Wars: Episode IX

However, it's pretty clear that Gianopulos would have much rather had Abrams stick around to direct a blockbuster hit to bolster Paramount's reputation. In these circumstances, sources say he did the best he could by extracting some money from Disney for maintaining Abrams in the style to which he has become accustomed.