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Kannada made compulsory for all bank staff throughout Karnataka

In a circular issued to the banks chairman of the KDA Prof S G Siddaramaiah said , "If employees who do not know Kannada fail to learn the language within six months, they should be relieved of their services in accordance with the recruitment rules".

Tony victor Barbara Cook dies at 89

In recent years she focused on a concert career that resulted in live albums like Barbara Cook's Broadway and Mostly Sondheim: Live at Carnegie Hall . She was forced to end her career in the early 1970s as she battled depression, alcoholism and weight gain. Cook released her memoir, Barbara Cook: Then and Now , a year ago and she was supposed to perform a companion off-Broadway production of the same name.

Watford confirm Richarlison signing from Fluminense

The Brazil Under-20 worldwide had been linked with both Manchester United and Chelsea but arrives at Vicarage Road for a reported £11.2million fee. "A pacey and exciting forward with an eye for goal, Brazil Under-20 worldwide Richarlison joins from Fluminense , where he played 67 games and scored 19 times".

Met Office issues yellow rain warning for London and the South East

Rain and showers will affect some parts at times. Rain totals could be anywhere from 3 to 5 inches, with locally higher amounts possible. The heaviest of rain will be north of I-10. The National Weather Service in Birmingham has already gotten reports of rising water in the usual flood-prone areas. A more complicated forecast is then in place by the end of this week.

Z Unearths Behind-the-Scenes Footage From His 'Friends'-Inspired 'Moonlight' Video

As much as we loved our sensational six, however, there was always one thing missing from their magic lineup: diversity . It features screen stars Issa Rae , Girls Trip's Tiffany Haddish , Tessa Thompson , Get Out star Lakeith Stanfield , Lil Rel Howery and Jerrod Carmichael acting out the famous opening credits from hit sit-com Friends , which many believe was inspired by Queen Latifah's hit '90s show Living Single.

Drake Says He's Making This New Album

Drake , perched on the makeshift CN Tower , replicating the cover of VIEWS , fired into the booming "Free Smoke". In fact, New York's Cardi B came through to rock her blazing single "Bodak Yellow". "I will see you next year!" Earlier in the night, The Weeknd hit the stage to perform "Crew Love" and "Starboy", and Drake took the opportunity to tease that a possible OVOXO project may be in the works.

Elon Musk opens up on Amber Heard split

Although, we ARE excited to hear that a reconciliation is possible in the twosome's future! The 46-year-old commented on one of Amber's Instagram post , assuring the public that there's no bad blood between them. She's in no position to settle with him. A source told The Mail on Sunday: 'It's all over between Amber and Elon and she's devastated. Amber is filming ['Aquaman'] in Australia until October.

Chris Pratt Reveals 'Terror' In Marriage To Anna Faris In Tell-All

Pratt, who played Andy Dwyer in the USA comedy series Parks and Recreation, has become one of Hollywood's most sought-after leading men thanks to roles in Jurassic World and Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy . We have an incredible relationship. "Our relationship has made me believe in divine intervention and destiny, just as much as my insane career and the way I fell into this life", he wrote.

The SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) Upgraded at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its position in SeaWorld Entertainment by 162.4% in the first quarter. Furthermore on 7/18/17 Goldman Sachs "Upgrades" the stock to Neutral at $0. The correct version of this news story can be read at https://www.themarketsdaily.com/2017/08/07/seaworld-entertainment-seas-earning-somewhat-positive-press-coverage-study-shows.html.

London exhibition to display dresses of Princess Diana

Demonstrating her love for her sons, a wall is pictured covered in family shots of her and her two boys. It features an ink-blue velvet gown worn by Diana when she danced with actor John Travolta at the White House in 1985, as well as her "Elvis" dress - high-collared and encrusted with pearls.

Jab Harry Met Sejal does not witness major hike on Monday

Jab Harry Met Sejal crashed at the Box Office on Monday as the film raked in approximately Rs 6.50 crore on its fourth day, taking the total to Rs 52.90 crore. The film has turn out to be Shah Rukh Khan's lowest opener at the box office in five years. The film did the "crucial" first-week business, Taran Adarsh tweeted.

Disney unveils statue honouring toddler killed by alligator

Disney installed the lighthouse statue to spread awareness for the Lane Thomas Foundation . The lighthouse is the symbol for the Lane Thomas Foundation , an organization started by the boy's parents, according to the Lane Thomas Foundation Facebook page.

Good Dogs Hang Ten at World Dog Surfing Championship

Held on Linda Mar Beach in the Californian city of Pacifica, Saturday's comp brought some of the globe's best surfing canines together in the San Francisco Bay Area. All dogs in the competition were required to wear life jackets, but some enhanced their style with wetsuits, sunglasses and stylish hairdos. Volunteers from the Peninsula Humane Society were on hand to encourage visitors to adopt dogs and proceeds from the event benefited various animal and surfing non-profit ...

Dileep To Remain In Judicial Custody Till 22 August

There were earlier reports in some sections of media that Dileep's frequent ear fluid balance disorder and vomiting were worsening his health. He was subsequently wremanded to further custody. On February 17, the lead actress was abducted and assault by a gang of six men in her own vehicle. The actor is accused of hiring Pulsar Suni, a key accused, and his gang to attack and click pictures of the actress's alleged ordeal.

Makers of TOILET: EK PREM KATHA squash the ongoing rumors

Well, that's a lovely message indeed. "Best of luck @ akshaykumar sir and @ psbhumi ". And when she reaches to the door of her room's toilet, she realises there is someone in there... Akshay Kumar is doing his bit, it's time we do ours! This campaign is a small, but hopefully impactful contribution from the team of " Toilet: "Ek Prem Katha " towards giving the people in these cities a much-needed resource, and making sanitation a part of their conversations in a positive manner".

See Charli XCX, Halsey Sing Spice Girls' 'Wannabe' at Lollapalooza

Both twentysomething artists did their best to cover the parts of all five Spice Girls despite the fact that they were the only two singing. 'Sing along if you know it... Taking to Twitter ahead of her performance at the festival, Charli teased fans that she might have a spicy surprise in store for fans. Charli shared the same picture and continued to drop hints by writing, "are u ready lolla??" Charli XCX is still now revelling in the spotlight created by her male gaze-flipping music ...

Thriller 3D to Play at 74th Venice Film Festival

It's never been shown in a theater before. It's hailed as the music video that launched the entire genre, taken from one of the biggest selling pop albums in history . "He would love this". After last month's exciting announcement about " Thriller 3D" coming to the Venice Film Festival this year, John Landis , the original director of " Thriller " (and "Black or White"), has spoken about his excitement and the process he went through to restore the original 1983 groundbreaking ...

Bajaj Auto ties up with Triumph Motorcycles

Triumph , on the other hand, is looking optimistically at expanding its footprint in a lot more markets which aren't yet ready for premium motorcycles. But the following autumn, months before the bikes" anticipated launch, Triumph unexpectedly announced the project had been shelved for "strategic reasons relating to its specific segment'.

Sairat director lands Big B for his next!

Bachchan is all praises for the young director and even took to his Twitter account to congratulate him on the blockbuster success of his 2016 film, Sairat . It was also remade in Telugu and Punjabi and picked up by Karan Johar for a Hindi-remake. Amitabh Bachchan who is now busy shooting for television show Kaun Banega Crorepati , also wrote that he won't be in town on October 11.

Pune man asks help from Sushma Swaraj

What happened is that the man went for a show for SRKs" latest flick " Jab Harry Met Sejal' and could not go through the film. His tweet has gained a lot of attraction and has created a buzz on the micro blogging site. She had replied, "Even if you are stuck on the Mars, Indian Embassy there will help you". "Please rescue me as soon as possible." reads Vishal Surywanshi's tweet, tagging the minister.

Ruth Negga to star opposite Brad Pitt in 'Ad Astra'

After making appearances in several television shows and movies like World War Z and Warcraft , she landed the job as one of the main characters, Tulip O'Hare, on AMC's Preacher which is based on the comic book. RT Features, which financed development of the Ad Astra movie, also has Sophie Mas and Lourenço Sant'Anna serving as executive producers. She is due to star opposite Brad Pitt in the upcoming science fiction epic Ad Astra .

Love Island 2017: Chris Hughes FORGIVES Olivia Attwood

Next to the smiley shot, Chris wrote the inspiration message: 'Whatever makes you feel bad, leave it. In pictures obtained by the Mail Online , 26-year-old Liv can be seen getting close to Blackburn Rovers star Bradley Deck outside Faces nightclub in Essex.

Adult Swim to release 15 MF Doom "notebook" tracks

The track shows Doom doing what he does best. Its sinister beat will keep you wanting more. According to myth, when he was denied entry into the Metalface Records office in Los Angeles, a certain notebook had gone missing. That's probably the only downside to this whole project. Sean Price opens the track with his key grit and heaviness, spookily rapping over heavy drums.

Kendall Jenner denies stiffing staff at Williamsburg bar

Williamsburg bar Baby's All Right posted a photo of Jenner's alleged receipt on Instagram, showing the $24 bill, Jenner's name, and her signature-with a blank "tip" line. While some slammed the model for not leaving a tip, most have defended Kendall , and blasted the bar for sharing her signature. Following Kendall's tone-deaf Pepsi ad and Fyre Festival promotions , her life is being looked at more closely with people nearly waiting for her to slip up.

Jennifer Lawrence Terrorized by 'Mother!' in Trailer for Darren Aronofsky's Horror

It's also interesting to see Aronofsky return to a smaller picture after the biblical bombast of Noah . But the film's two-minute trailer (and poster) promises dark and delicious suspense more akin to " Black Swan ", Aronofsky's Best Picture-nominated ballerina thriller, which nabbed Natalie Portman the Oscar for best actress.

Crews work to rescue man trapped in flood waters

Around 120 millimetres of rain fell in just a few hours. NBC affiliate WOIA-TV says the rescue happened on Pinn Road along Highway 151. The young man, who was on his way to work, ended up stranded on top of his SUV for 45 minutes. The driver was able to climb the ladder across to safety. "He said 'Grab whatever you need, because we're evacuating". Among the closed sites are the Government Canyon State Natural Area and Guadalupe River State Park , MySanAntonio reports.

WWE Raw Results: Highlights, Analysis, and Grades for August 7

Big Cass will finally have another shot at Big Show at SummerSlam , except Enzo Amore will be locked and suspended above the ring in a shark cage. The Triple Threat matches were won by Sasha Banks and Nia Jax , therefore the two will face off on WWE Raw next week with the victor advancing to SummerSlam to face Alexa Bliss for the WWE Raw Women's Title.

Sinead O'Connor Says She's Suicidal, Living in New Jersey Motel

Gifted with a haunting voice, O'Connor broke into the global spotlight with her version of the Prince tune " Nothing Compares 2 U " in 1990. "And suddenly, all the people who are supposed to be loving you, taking care of you, are treating you like s--".

Bachelor In Paradise Will Feature Recent Interviews With Corinne & DeMario

Among all the insanity, the biggest part of the new trailer was our first look at DeMario Jackson and Corinne Olympios getting frisky in the pool on the first day - the incident which reportedly ended in the show getting shut down for several weeks and both contestants leaving the show.

Haruo Nakajima, the man in the original Godzilla suit, has died

In addition to Godzilla , Nakajima also portrayed monsters in Rodan , Mothra , The H-Man, and Frankenstein Conquers the World , and The War of the Gargantuas , as well as the Tsuburaya-produced series Ultraman: A Special Effects Fantasy Series .

Inside Robert Pattinson and Katy Perry's Fun Dinner Outing in LA

TMZ described the restaurant as very romantic, but Gossip Cop claimed that it is one of the restaurants in Los Angeles were people go to for business dinners. But alas, we have an alternative suggestion - not that Katy Perry is dating Robert Pattinson or hooking up with him, but that she's using him to break into the acting world.

'The Bachelorette' Finale: Find Out Who Rachel Lindsay Picked!

While Peter journaled, Bryan and Rachel took a hot air balloon ride while Bryan fully anticipated what everyone would be saying about him when this show aired: "The way I am with her is, you know, if you wanna call that confidence or charm, so be it".

'Game of Thrones': Photos & Meaning of Hieroglyphs at Dragonstone Cave

They derived them from their creators, the Children of the Forest . Daenerys invited Jon to bend the knee and support her claim in the Iron Throne . Jon and Daenerys are forced to be closer to each other while passing through the narrow passageways of the cave, causing things to get more intimate.

Will Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen hook up?

Indeed the picture happens to be a great "tease" - like someone pointed out - considering the latest turn of events in episode 4 (minus spoilers) between Danny and Jon. While Dany seemed convinced of the legitimacy of the ancient drawings - pledging her support to the North if Jon bended the knee - some fans weren't buying it.

'Game of Thrones' star posts Instagram photo that has fans buzzing

The power struggle between Daenerys and Jon has moved from Dragonstone to the internet. "Wait. did I NOT tell you guys?!" she wrote. The conversation grows more intimate as the two talk. Daenerys married Hizdahr zo Loraq in Meereen for this reason already. We haven't heard the same from Dany's side, but her interest in Missandei's love life may leave her thinking about her own.