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Duke of Edinburgh to step down from royal public engagements

The Order of Merit is an honour given to those with achievements in the arts, learning, literature and science. The announcement of Philip's retirement was made following a meeting of all senior royal staff at Buckingham Palace, news of which prompted media speculation about the health of the royals.

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More than 800 startups ask FCC chair to not kill net neutrality

But Pai argued in his speech that the net neutrality rules have discouraged investment in broadband infrastructure and cost thousands of jobs. The order reclassified internet service providers (ISPs) under Title II of the 1934 Communications Act, which allowed the agency to regulate ISPs as if they were antique, rotary-dialed phone companies, and led to less investment and innovation.

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North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of 'bio-chemical' plot against leadership

The statement , carried by North Korea's official news agency and read on state TV, didn't describe how the alleged plot was broken up or give the full name of the North Korean suspect, identifying him only by his surname, Kim, and didn't say whether anyone else was in custody.

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The Handmaid's Tale WILL get a United Kingdom broadcast producers confirm

Just a week after its premiere, "The Handmaid's Tale " has won a second season from Hulu , which is bringing aboard Alec Baldwin for an upcoming drama series about events that led to the 9/11 attacks. She appears to be in labor-breathing through contractions, sweating-but is clearly not pregnant. Offred's husband is killed after her family is caught trying to escape to Canada; their daughter is taken to be raised by a more "suitable" couple.

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Over 500 cops to provide security for Justin Bieber concert

Global superstar Justin Bieber will be in South Africa for his Purpose World Tour in May 2017 and will feature prominent local producer & DJ, Sketchy Bongo as the supporting act. When it comes to relaxation, Justin requires a Jacuzzi for his "personal use to unwind before he takes to the stage", as well as a masseuse, and aromatic oils and incense sticks for his daily Yoga rituals.

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Met Gala Fashion Hits And Misses

The 21-year-old reality star and model attended the 2017 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NY, which honored Japanese fashion label Comme des Garçons and its founder, Rei Kawakubo . Kendall Jenner was practically naked in her see-through La Perla dress, and her close friend Bella Hadid wore a sheer and backless bodysuit by Alexander Wang .

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Everyone in Kylie Jenner's celeb-filled Met Gala bathroom selfie

Kate was joined by her husband Michael Polish as well as designer Tory Burch and actress Zoey Deutch. Kendall gave an entirely new meaning to the naked trend when she stepped out in a barely-there La Perla look - and if anyone could pull off this sexy silhouette, it's definitely the major model! The Met Gala has had its fair share of royals ascend the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art , and this year there was another "royal" visitor from across the pond this year - Claire Foy.

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A Guide to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2's New Characters

The marketers behind Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 have been pushing Baby Groot front and center in their ad campaign ... and Corporate America are taking him to heart as well. Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol 2 is written and directed by James Gunn. Marvel has released yet another trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and though it doesn't reveal anything new (it's all the same footage from the previous trailers), it's got a fun 80s sitcom feel to it.

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Baahubali 2 Grosses Over Rs 700 Crore Worldwide In Week 1

SS Rajamouli film has collected Rs 860 crore at worldwide box office. The Prabhas, Rana Daggubati-starrer Bahubali 2 collected Rs 25 crore in AP and Telangana, Rs 10 crore in Tamil Nadu, Rs 9 crore in Karnataka and Rs 5 crore in Kerala on this day though marginal decline is evident.

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France begins voting in second round of presidential election

Polls released earlier Friday had showed Macron gaining momentum, forecasting victory for the pro-European, pro-business former banker with around 62 percent to 38 percent for Le Pen. The campaign has not said who is responsible, but immediate suspicion has fallen on Russian Federation, according to The Telegraph . Le Pen, 48, has portrayed the ballot as a contest between the "globalists" represented by her rival - those in favour of open trade, immigration and shared sovereignty - ...

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Rival Krushna Abhishek's Next Show To Clash With Kapil Sharma's TKSS...Again!

Krushna, who was last seen in Comedy Night Bachao is back as a host of Colors' new reality show India Banega Manch , which is the Indian version of Israeli show Win the Crowd. But the continuously dropping ratings are only making things worse not only for Kapil Sharma but for the show as well. Talking about Kapil at a recent event, Krushna told The Times of India, "I have no personal problem with Kapil".

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Arsenal boss Wenger raps Mourinho: You can't say that!

I think the biggest battle will be Marcus Rashford versus our not very unbelievable three-man defence - if he plays. "We know [United] are on a strong unbeaten run, but they are not too far from us, that means they have had many draws". Of course, every big game boosts your confidence, but for us, more than focusing on the fact it is Manchester United , a big club and a big rivalry over the years, what is important is to have the chance to achieve our target.

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Samsung launches yet another 'problematic phone' in Galaxy S8

Jason Siciliano, vice president global creative director at SquareTrade , said that Samsung had to knock it out of the park with the Galaxy S8 after making global headlines with major product defects and other scandals over the past year.

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Paris Jackson and Calvin Klein Reportedly Partner Up

Paris Jackson couldn't be having a better year. Paris Jackson wearing Calvin Klein at the Met Gala on May 1. Fashion watchers suspected the model and actress had a deal in the works with the label after she attended the 2017 Met Gala in NY on Monday with Calvin Klein's chief creative officer Raf Simons .

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Congress moves closer to deal to avert government shutdown

Trump had requested that Congress provide US funds to begin the wall, but he signaled Monday that he would not insist on it, saying he might be willing to wait until September for the funding. Trump relented on the border wall funding. That Congress keeps slamming itself up against budget deadlines is an irresponsible and costly way to run a government.

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Conrad Hilton arrested for alleged car theft in Los Angeles

After being arrested at 5:45 a.m., Hilton was taken to the LAPD's Hollywood station and booked on suspicion of grand theft auto and violating the restraining order , said LAPD Officer Jenny Houser, a spokeswoman for the agency. Houser said Hilton was found inside of a Bentley , owned by the victim's father Rick Salomon , outside of the home in the Hollywood Hills around 4:50 a.m.

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Nike Just Misses Breaking Two Hour Marathon

Eritrea's Zersenay Tadese and Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia also raced in the behind-closed-doors Nike event in Italy but faded earlier in the attempt. In 1908, the International Association of Athletics Federations (or IAAF ) listed the marathon world record at 2:55:18.4.

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Will Star Wars 8 really signal the end for all Jedi?

The average Star Wars fan has spent a whopping $1032 (or £800) on the movie franchise - so far, according to new research. For years that catchphrase has brought Star Wars fans together to celebrate the franchise in private and public events on May 4, a phenomenon that has been pushed into light speed as more fans have connected over the internet.

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Rangers: Caixinha confirms players chat

However, if any players are involved in World Cup qualifiers on June 10, then they may not get any rest. "When he first came in I was injured which is a bit unfortunate but I'm glad to get in the team and hopefully stay in it, although Saturday's defeat to Celtic was massively disappointing for us".

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Fresh shakeup ousts Fox News co-president Bill Shine

Reports of Shine's imminent departure began circulating last week, when Sherman reported 21 Century Fox chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch was considering axing the co-president. Falzone's lawyer Nancy Erika Smith says that "once Diana disclosed her condition, Fox executives decided she no longer conformed to their image of on-air women as 'physically flawless'".

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Trevor Noah bombs in fashion stakes at Met Gala

The theme for 2017 was Rei Kawakubo and Comme des Garçons, encouraging celebrities to go avant garde for the occasion. Kate is wearing Tory Burch . Singer Katy Perry wore a puffy red gown with a transparent face veil from John Galliano , who was sacked from Christian Dior in 2011 for an anti-Semitic rant in a Paris cafe.

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Tyson Fury loses 18 POUNDS as Anthony Joshua super-fight nears

Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. Ali was one of AJ's inspirations. "Going to keep you all updated on my progress". "He'll have a couple of weeks to see what his future holds but I think Wladimir is lifted by the respect that was given to him not only by the fight community but also by fans around the world".

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'13 Reasons Why' Renewed For Season 2 By Netflix

The news was broken by executive producer Selena Gomez via her Instagram earlier today (May 7), captioned "Their story isn't over". The Netflix tagline states that season two "picks up in the aftermath of Hannah Baker's death and the start of the characters' complicated journeys toward healing and recovery".

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Trump to wade into Middle East politics on first foreign trip

Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir, who is visiting Washington , attributed to the "merits" and "great efforts" of the Deputy Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, that Trump's first worldwide trip as a president is to this Muslim country, said the Foreign Ministry.

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Deeply saddened by new controversy around Arvind Kejriwal: Anna Hazare

Maken said CBI and the Anti-corruption Bureau (ACB) should take note of Mishra's "serious" allegations against him. "Party workers are also dejected because of this". I have submitted all details to Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal. "They should listen to their old interviews and tell us if they were lying earlier".Mishra, who claimed to be the only minister in the cabinet with no co.

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Nicki Minaj Is Using Twitter To Help Her Fans Pay Off Tuition

The star responded by saying that she would if he had straight A's and could verify it. Dead serious. Should I set it up?' Naturally, fans took advantage of the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and began sending screenshots of their GPAs, student loan statements and more.

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May the fourth be with you on Star Wars Day

In celebration of all things Jedi and the power of the force, we chatted to Paul Loeb van Zuilenburg, longtime music lecturer, classical composer and Star Wars fan - who also happens to conduct Star Wars music for the Stellenbosch City Orchestra.

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Durant scores 38 points, Warriors beat Jazz to take 3-0 lead

For the second straight game, the Warriors held the Jazz to just five offensive rebounds. They were hitting all their shots, moving the ball and flustering the Warriors' defense. The Warriors know that they will get Utah's best shot in Game 3 . "From where we were Game 1 to where we are tonight, you can see signs of improvement", Hayward said.

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Meghan Markle attends polo match featuring Prince Harry

According to an official statement from the Kensington Palace, both Royal Highnesses have taken part in such charitable events since 2007. Despite the fact that Harry and Markle have been dating for less than a year, friends say things are serious for the long-distance couple, and a source told Us Weekly in March that Harry will likely propose by the fall.

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Conor McGregor And Partner Welcome Baby Notorious Into The World

Grandfather Tony McGregor gave the following statement to the Mirror ... "We've experienced this recently with our eldest daughter and there's no better feeling in the world than being a grandparent". I guess it's time to start figuring things out then. "I just want to have this baby and take some time". White attended the fight and told reporters immediately afterward that the Alvarez vs.

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Watch Chris Pine's Best 'SNL' Sketches

He poked fun at his "Star Trek" role, clarified exactly which Chris he is and did a lot of musical numbers on the NBC show. Even though this is Pine's first time hosting "SNL", he reminds the audience that he actually had a walk-on cameo on " Weekend Update " back in 2009 to promote his first " Star Trek " film.

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Arsene Wenger: Managers must 'control' criticism of players, says Arsenal boss

Unfortunately Marcus Rashford could miss the Arsenal game as he suffered a minor injury against Celta Vigo. We shook hands again. "We are going to try. During a long history of bad-tempered clashes, Mourinho has often goaded Wenger in the press. "He doesn't need to because there are no problems", Mourinho said .

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Senator Franken Demands Answers on Russian Federation from FBI Director Comey

In retrospect, he said, he still believes he made the right choice. Comey explained how a separate probe had turned up emails from Clinton on a computer owned by Anthony Weiner , the pervert married to Clinton aide Huma Abedin . "We've got to tell Congress we are restarting this". Comey, who was testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, said he saw only two choices.

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MTV Movie & TV Awards, "Once Upon A Time" and more

The MTV Movie and TV Awards will be held at the Shrine Auditorium, hosted by actor/comedian Adam Devine. You can also expect a special tribute for The Fast and the Furious franchise. Henson ( Hidden Figures ) in the Best Actor in a Movie category, while Emilia Clarke ( Game of Thrones ) and Donald Glover ( Atlanta ) are going head to head in the television category.

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Sacked Delhi minister alleges Kejriwal took bribe

The Congress on Sunday demanded the Narendra Modi government to initiate criminal action against Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal over allegations that he accepted Rs 2 crore, and demanded his resignation. "When I asked him "What is this?" He said that he is prepared to testify this before an investigating agency including the CBI. "Corruption charges against AAP are nothing new".


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