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Mark Wood included in England squad for Champions Trophy
Apr 25, 2017 16:43 IST
By Siddharth Vishwanathan
Getty
what happened: Mark Wood has returned to the England ODI side after seven months for the Champions Trophy.
what it means: Wood missed the tour of India after undergoing an ankle operation for the third time. His last competitive game was against Pakistan. His inclusion has resulted in pacer Steven Finn being left out.
what next: England will play ODIs against South Africa and Ireland as build-up to the Champions Trophy.
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Malaika Arora to replace Sonakshi Sinha in Nach Baliye 8
Apr 25, 2017 16:26 IST
By Nikita Saxena
Sonakshi Sinha/ Instagram
what happened: One of the judges, actor Sonakshi Sinha is being replaced by Malaika Arora in an upcoming episode.
what it means: Due to a prior commitment to Salman Khan‘s Da-bangg tour, she will not be able to shoot with the team. Malaika will reportedly take her place and judge the episode along with Terence and Mohit Suri.
what next: Sonakshi will perform in Melbourne along with actor Salman Khan and his team.
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Contrary to rumours, Sheeran is not quitting music
Apr 25, 2017 16:00 IST
By Abhinav Verma
Hindustan Times
what happened: There were rumours that the singer was quitting music industry in order to pursue a normal life.
what it means: He shut down the unfounded claims by tweeting a MTV UK story with the headline 'Is Ed Sheeran really quitting music forever??' with a comment: 'Das B****cks'
what next: He is set to headline Glastonbury festival in June, along with Radiohead and the Foo Fighters.
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A biopic on American star Madonna?
Apr 25, 2017 15:40 IST
By Henna Rakheja
AFP
what happened: Universal Pictures is developing a biopic of singer Madonna titled Blonde Ambition.
what it means: The studio has reportedly got rights of Elyse Hollander's Blonde Ambition screenplay on Madonna's first album, which was out in 1983. Blonde Ambition takes its name from Madonna‘s 1990 world tour.
what next: Madonna will release her new record either in 2017 or 2018.
  • By doing away with moderation, CBSE moves towards a level scoring field
    Apr 25, 2017 15:32 IST

    The country’s biggest school board appears to be moving towards creating a level playing field and enhancing transparency. Backed by the ministry of human resource development, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to do away with the policy of ‘moderation’...read more

  • Owning a house in India will no longer be a nightmare
    Apr 25, 2017 15:17 IST

    The Narendra Modi government has notified that the new Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act will come into effect from May 1. Every state should now create a real estate regulator in compliance with the new law. The consequences will be a sea-change for the better in a sector of the...read more

  • Maoist attack in Sukma is proof the CRPF has not learnt the lessons of the past
    Apr 25, 2017 16:33 IST

    While sufficient details of the April 24 attack in Sukma that has resulted in the loss of the lives of at least 25 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel are not yet available to make any definitive assessment of the circumstances that led to this latest debacle, there is no doubt that a...read more

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