Britain’s Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, shake hands with children participants of the British Council’s DOSTI (friendship) program at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore, Pakistan October 17, 2019. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate on Thursday joined locals in a cricket match in the Pakistani
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NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – India is deliberating potential censorship on streaming platforms such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, a senior government source told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Traffic moves on a road past hoardings of Netflix’s new television series “Sacred Games” in Mumbai, India, July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/File Photo While film and TV certification
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KABUL (Reuters) – Preliminary results in Afghanistan’s presidential election will be delayed beyond Saturday’s deadline, two officials from the independent election commission told Reuters, probably for more than a week, fuelling chances of political uncertainty. Afghan election commission workers count ballot papers of the presidential election in Jalalabad, Afghanistan September 28, 2019.REUTERS/Parwiz War-torn Afghanistan has
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HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – High-resolution satellite images show that the construction of China’s first full-sized aircraft carrier is progressing steadily alongside expansive infrastructure work that analysts say suggests the ship will be the first of several large vessels produced at the site. A satellite image shows parts for an aircraft carrier under construction at Jiangnan
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Walnuts and grass hidden by squirrels are seen under the hood of a car, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, U.S. in this October 7, 2019 image obtained via social media. Chris and Holly Persic via REUTERS (Reuters) – Squirreling away supplies for winter took on a whole new meaning for a couple in the United States,
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BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand has unveiled eight puppies related to the pet dog of late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, as the country observed the third anniversary of the monarch’s death. The black, brown and white puppies were born from two royal dogs artificially inseminated with semen from two male offspring of Khun Thong Daeng, the late
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Oct 16 (Reuters) – United Arab Emirates captain Mohammed Naveed was among three national team players provisionally suspended on Wednesday after being charged under the International Cricket Council’s Anti-Corruption code. The ICC confirmed here the three players – Naveed, Qadeer Ahmed Khan and Shaiman Anwar Butt – along with Mehardeep Chhayakar, a participant in cricket
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(Reuters) – American boxer Patrick Day died on Wednesday in Chicago as a result of the traumatic brain injury he suffered during his fight on Saturday, where he was knocked out by Charles Conwell in the 10th round. FILE PHOTO: Oct 12, 2019; Chicago, IL, USA; Patrick Day (red trunks) reacts after getting knocked down
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Meet the millennials who prefer a nostalgic design aesthetic inspired by the quirky comfort of their grandparents’ homes and the opulence of bygone eras. Some call it grandma chic, others label it forward-thinking traditionalism and another set dubs it preppy eclecticism. But devotees of the style have been nicknamed “grandmillennials” — a portmanteau of grandma
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Country star Carrie Underwood has been spotted house hunting near Gramercy Park. One pad the 36-year-old singer — who won “American Idol” in 2005 and is currently belting out her greatest hits on her Cry Pretty 360 Tour, which wraps later this month — eyed was a gut-renovated townhouse at 315 E. 18th St., our
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This Soho apartment at 100 Prince St. was once owned by the late theater director and producer James Hammerstein, the son of Oscar Hammerstein II — of Rogers and Hammerstein fame. The 2,082-square-foot, two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit is now on the market for $4.95 million. The home features traditional tin ceilings nearly 13 feet tall, large windows,
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Power couple Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber have been house hunting in Nolita, Gimme Shelter has learned. The supermodel and hospitality entrepreneur, who have been married since 1998, just checked out the most expensive listing still on the market at 152 Elizabeth St., a seven-unit building designed by Pritzker Prize-winning starchitect Tadao Ando. It’s his
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – A gauge of world stock markets was flat on Wednesday as U.S. data that raised concerns about a slowing economy was offset by a solid start to earnings season, while sterling was volatile as negotiations on a Brexit deal continued. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York
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Tony Award-winning Broadway producer Marc Routh — of “Angels in America,” “Hairspray,” “Gypsy” and mind-benders like “The Encounter” — and his partner, artist Asher Remy-Toledo, have listed their Chelsea home for $5.6 million. Marc RouthJohn Lamparski/WireImage The sprawling five-bedroom, three-bathroom duplex loft at 131 W. 24th St. is 4,200 square feet and comes with keyed
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