Structured suits ruled the runway at Louis Vuitton’s fashion show in Paris on Thursday, as menswear designer Virgil Abloh opted for a sharp dresscode in his version of heaven, parading models through a decor of blue skies and fluffy white clouds.
The sixth movie adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women had its worldwide premiere at New York’s Museum of Modern Art on 7 December 2019, releasing commercially on 25 December, 2019. Wikipedia reports that as of 5 January, 2020 it had grossed $80.4 million globally and a recent NPR survey indicates its continuing global appeal in diverse formats: seven television adaptations of Little Women between 1939 and 1970 and four TV adaptations since, including two animated versions on Japanese television, a Broadway play in 1912, a ballet in 1969, an opera in 1998, and a Broadway musical in 2005.
Even though AB de Villiers announced his retirement from the sport a few years back, there has been persistent talk of his return to international cricket since the 2019 Cricket World Cup. South Arica captain Faf du Plessis revealed that de Villiers had offered to come out of retirement before the World Cup to help his national side. His request was denied and there was a lot of controversy regarding the issue.
The Supreme Court on Friday allowed Congress MP Karti Chidambaram to withdraw the Rs 20 crore which was deposited with the apex court registry as a condition for allowing him to travel abroad.
The Olympics-bound Indian men’s hockey team will kick-start its preparations for the quadrennial showpiece when it debuts in the FIH Pro League against world No.3 the Netherlands at Bhubaneswar on Saturday.
In the 1980s, a young Italian, Carlo Petrini, lover of all things local, organiser of a folk festival, food critic of a few Communist newspapers, decided to defend the food of the Italian mamas served in neighbourhood cafés against mass-produced American burgers. The opening up of a McDonald’s in the heart of Rome had given him a jolt. He had visions of Italians wolfing down mounds of bread when, so far, they had been doing quite well eating the slow-cooked pastas and polenta or spearing a steak with a knife and coaxing meat onto the fork.
Glass, primarily from bottles of alcohol and expired medicines, accounts for the bulk of the total waste littered across three major beaches in Maharashtra, found a waste-profiling study that examined government data collected between 2015 and 2017. The three beaches – Velas, Anjarle and Kelsi – are important nesting sites for Olive Ridley sea turtles.
I’ve been late latching on to Faiz Ahmed Faiz this tumultuous season when his poem ‘Hum Dekhenge’ has become a clarion call for, and a metaphor of protests in universities and elsewhere across the country.
WWE is planning for its first PPV of the year, Royal Rumble. It is that time of the year when fans start to anticipate and get excited for the return or debut of wrestling superstars. This year also has thrown some interesting names in the running for a return to the squared circle. Edge, Goldberg, Ronda Rousey, Paige are just some of the wrestlers rumoured to make a return to WWE at the Royal Rumble.
Shaoib Akhtar hints at possible barter deal between Bangladesh and Pakistan for Asia Cup hosting rights
Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar said he has heard about the speculations of a possible barter deal between the Bangladesh and Pakistan cricket boards after the former agreed to tour Pakistan in February. Akhtar said there are reports that Bangladesh might have agreed to tour Pakistan in return of getting hosting rights of Asia Cup this year, which was supposed to be held in Pakistan.
Having failed to encourage people to install FASTags on their vehicles despite extending the deadline multiple times, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has decided to provide benefit on return journey and local area discount only to those who pay their toll via FASTags.
After successfully creating a health care app for doctors to view medical records, Diego Fasano, an Italian entrepreneur, got some well-timed advice from a police officer friend: Go into the surveillance business because law enforcement desperately needs technological help.
Pakistan have recalled the experienced duo of Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik, along with pacer Shaheen Afridi, in a 15-player squad for the three-match T20I series against Bangladesh.
Madhya Pradesh lad Vishal Ahuja’s Instagram account is described as “witty, comedy & relatable content.” His more than 1.5 million followers would vouch for the fact and how! His successful social media presence is proof that with exceptional talent and a wide spectrum of followers, you can create an influential personality online.
Making his stand very clear, Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Thursday said that he is not a rubber stamp and will apply his own mind.
Online streaming major Netflix has announced four new India original films, due to be out soon. While one of these will be directed by Anurag Kashyap, another features the director in a lead role. After the success of Lust Stories and Ghost Stories, Netflix also announced another anthology of four films produced by Karan Johar.
An IndiGo Pune-Jaipur flight made an emergency landing in Mumbai, an hour after its departure from Pune today morning.
Injury-plagued Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has undergone a sports hernia surgery in London and will begin his rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) after returning to the country, the BCCI said on Thursday.