Randall Park, Ali Wong to star in Netflix rom-com

Los Angeles, Aug 21 Actors Randall Park and Ali Wong have been tapped to star in a Netflix romantic comedy.The "Fresh Off the Boat" colleagues wrote the script for the currently untitled film with...

Aug 21, 2017 11:59 AM | Newsscroll

Charlottesville mayor calls for swift removal of Lee statue

Richmond (US), Aug 19 The mayor of Charlottesville has called for an emergency meeting of state lawmakers to confirm the city's right to remove a statue of Confederate Gen Robert E Lee, a request...

Aug 19, 2017 3:36 AM | Newsscroll

Trump defends Confederate statues, berates his critics

Bridgewater(US), Aug 18 With prominent Republicans openly questioning his competence and moral leadership, President Donald Trump burrowed deeper into the racially charged debate over Confederate...

Aug 19, 2017 2:10 AM | Newsscroll

Patrick Dempsey lands first TV role post 'Grey's Anatomy'

Los Angeles, Aug 16 Patrick Dempsey is returning to TV after a gap of two years and will star in Epix's series "The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair", which is based on Joel Dicker's novel of...

Aug 16, 2017 1:43 PM | Newsscroll

'Charlottesville violence fits definition of domestic terror'

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 14 The violence in Charlottesville in which a suspected white supremacist rammed a car on a crowd of protesters fits the definition of "domestic terrorism", US Attorney...

Aug 14, 2017 8:33 PM | Newsscroll

US school offers USD 100 'front of lunch line pass', draws ire

Houston, Aug 13 A US school sent out a fundraising form that offered students a USD 100 'pass' that would entitle them to jump to the front of the lunch queue, sparking outrage among parents who...

Aug 13, 2017 4:53 PM | Newsscroll

Scaramucci, magazine at odds over his profanity-laced call

New York, Aug 11 Anthony Scaramucci says his profanity-laced phone call that preceded his ouster as White House communications director was recorded without his permission.But a representative for...

Aug 11, 2017 11:19 AM | Newsscroll

US teen campaigns to become Kansas governor

Chicago, Aug 11 A high school student is campaigning to be the governor of the US state of Kansas, gaining national attention for his unlikely effort.Sixteen-year-old Jack Bergeson's entry into the...

Aug 11, 2017 2:38 AM | Newsscroll

Glen Campbell, superstar entertainer of 1960s and '70s, dies

Nashville (US), Aug 9 Glen Campbell, the grinning, high-pitched entertainer whose dozens of hit singles included "Rhinestone Cowboy" and "Wichita Lineman" and whose appeal spanned country, pop,...

Aug 09, 2017 3:28 AM | Newsscroll

Beer bottles providing refuge to endangered Australian fish

Melbourne, Aug 8 Endangered Australian spotted handfish are taking refuge in discarded beer bottles on river beds to save themselves from extinction, scientists said today.The spotted handfish walks...

Aug 08, 2017 3:20 PM | Newsscroll