People found guilty of abusing dogs and cats will now face stiffer punishments in Virginia thanks to a new bill making animal cruelty a felony in the state.The bill, signed by Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Monday, will come into effect on July 1, WSLS TV reported.
MUMBAI mdash; At least seven vehicles were damaged when a speeding car, driven by a TV actor, hit them at Santacruz, police said.The incident took place in the early hours of Monday when Ruhi Shaileshkumar Singh, 30, who was allegedly in an inebriated state, dashed her car with other vehicles, a police official said.
A Georgia man is facing murder charges for allegedly shooting a 19 year old after the teenager mistakenly knocked on the front door of the man 's apartment while looking for his girlfriend.Darryl Bynes, 32, was arrested Friday after he allegedly fired at the teen from his Atlanta apartment 's balcony during a confrontation just after midnight, authorities said.
Oscar winning actor Nicolas Cage has filed for an annulment just four days after tying the knot with his makeup artist girlfriend Erika Koike, according to court documents filed in Clark County, Nevada.Cage obtained a marriage license on March 23, wed that same day at Weddings at Bellagio in the Bellagio casino on the Vegas Strip and filed the annulment request on March 27, the Las Vegas Review Journal reported. If the court refuses his request, he wants a divorce, the filing noted.
HYDERABAD mdash; Former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair said on Wednesday that India had the anti satellite missile capability more than a decade ago but there was no political will at the time to demonstrate it.He said when China shot down an ageing weather satellite by launching a missile in 2007, India had the technology to undertake a similar mission.
Arnold Schwarzenegger stopped by the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday to speak out against gerrymandering with former Attorney General Eric Holder, but the actor 's outfit almost got more attention than his argument. For the occasion, he donned a black suit with a black and white striped tie and a pair of outrageously patriotic cowboy boots.
India was glued to screens mdash; on their phones, laptops, TV mdash; when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that he would address the nation between 11:45 am and 12:00 noon. Now, since the only time Modi addressed the nation in an impromptu address was during demonetisation, speculation was rife on what he was likely to announce. Will it be another demonetisation? Will he declare emergency? Is it war with Pakistan? mdash; these were some of the jokes doing the rounds of social media.
NEW DELHI mdash; The Delhi Chief Electoral Office on Monday said it was awaiting a reply from the makers of a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, scheduled to be released on April 5, after it felt that the film violated the model code of conduct. East Delhi Returning Officer K Mahesh, had on March 20, suo motu issued notices to the production house and music company behind the film ”PM Narendra Modi ” and two leading newspapers for publishing advertisements of the film.
Arnold Schwarzenegger has had an incredibly varied career: champion body builder, move star, author, California governor and now ... mini pony workout partner.
Actor Radha Ravi was temporarily suspended from the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam after he made sexist remarks about actress Nayanthara and joked about the Pollachi sexual abuse case, NDTV reported.In response to his comments, which drew outrage from the Tamil film industry and from politicians, Nayanthara released a sharply worded statement.
While President Donald Trump, his family and supporters celebrated special counsel Robert Mueller 's report clearing the Trump campaign of colluding with Russia, the president 's Twitter critics were crestfallen.But soon after Attorney General William Barr released his letter summarizing the report, they summoned the energy to start tweeting again.
Congress leader Sam Pitroda 's comments on the Balakot strike drew immediate ire from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday.In an interview with ANI, Pitroda said, ”If they (IAF) killed 300, it 's ok. All I am saying is mdash; can you give me more facts and prove it? ”
Some Coronation Street viewers have been left unimpressed with the show 's decision to kill off Rana Habeeb, claiming it plays into the mistreatment of LGBTQ characters in drama.In last night 's episode, Rana ndash; played by Bhavna Limbachia ndash; died on what should have been the day of her wedding to Kate Connor, after being caught up in the Underworld roof collapse.
The New Jersey referee who was criticized for forcing a black teenager to cut his dreadlocks for a wrestling match is apparently planning to file a lawsuit alleging character defamation and emotional distress related to the incident.The referee, Alan Maloney, sent a tort claim notice earlier this month to a dozen potential defendants, including the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) and Buena School District officials, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. A tort claim notice is not a lawsuit; instead, it informs a public entity that a person believes they have a reason to file a lawsuit against it.
PANAJI mdash; BJP MLA Pramod Sawant was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Goa just before 2 am Tuesday, capping a day of hectic parleys between the saffron party and its allies to put a new government in place in the state.
Comedian Amy Schumer gets personal in her new comedy special, sharing that her husband, Chris Fischer, has autism spectrum disorder. ”I knew from the beginning that my husband 's brain was a little different than mine, ” Schumer said in ”Amy Schumer Growing, ” which began streaming on Netflix Tuesday. ”I have to start this over because I really want to get this right because I love him very much. ”
A glove and a fedora once worn by Michael Jackson have been removed from display at the Children 's Museum of Indianapolis in the wake of renewed child sexual abuse allegations against him.The decision to remove the items, along with a poster of the late pop icon, was made ”in an excess of caution ” following the allegations in the HBO documentary ”Leaving Neverland, ” Kimberly Harms Robinson, director of media and public relations, told CBS News.
MUMBAI mdash; Prime Minister Narendra Modi told young members of the film industry that they should choose content propagating the idea of ”inclusive India and unity ” when they met them earlier this year, says actor Ranveer Singh.Ranveer had met the Prime Minister, along with Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal, Ayushmann Khurrana and others, in January this year.
MONTREAL mdash; Canada's major airlines are being inundated on social media with questions about the safety of their fleet in the wake of the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday.The accident, which killed all 157 aboard the Boeing 737 Max 8 mdash; including 18 Canadians mdash; raised concerns over parallels to a Lion Air crash of the same model of aircraft in Indonesia last October, killing 189 people.
TORONTO mdash; As Ontario's premier took his seat in the legislature for question period Thursday morning, hundreds of protesters outside chanted "Doug Ford's a liar."During last spring's election campaign, Ford promised parents of children with autism that they wouldn't have to protest on the front lawn of Queen's Park once he was elected.