Leonardo DiCaprio, Nina Agdal split
Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio and model Nina Agdal have parted ways after more than a year together.
The Oscar winner, 42, and Sports Illustrated model, 25, called it quits a few days back, reported Us Weekly.
"They broke up a couple days ago. They remain in touch.
They both felt the relationship ran its course. It's amicable.
They still do talk and remain friends," a source said.
The supermodel and actor were last spotted sharing a kiss in New York City last month.
DiCaprio has previously dated Kelly Rohrbach, Toni Garrn and Anne Vyalitsyna. He also dated Bar Refaeli from 2006 to 2011 and Gisele Bundchen from 2000 to 2005.
Angry Sonu Nigam bids adieu to Twitter
Singer Sonu Nigam, who found himself in the eye of a Twitter storm last month for his comments on azaan, the Islamic call to prayer, today announced his intention to quit the microblogging site in a series of 24 tweets. "I bid adieu to Twitter and my close to 7 Million followers today, leaving most disappointed and angry at me, and some Sadists Happy," he tweeted at 10.13 am today, the first of a volley of tweets that lasted over half an hour.
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‘Dangal’ becomes China’s biggest non-Hollywood foreign film
The Aamir Khan film “Dangal,” about an Indian man training his daughters to become wrestlers, has become China’s biggest-grossing non-Hollywood foreign movie. The Indian film, whose name translates as “Let’s Wrestle, Dad,” was released in China on May 5. By Tuesday, it had pulled in 806 million yuan ($117 million) in mainland China, according to data from EntGroup, a leading entertainment consultancy.
Kangana Ranaut to play an 80-yr-old in her directorial debut 'Teju'
Actress Kangana Ranaut has announced that she is turning director with her home production "Teju" in which she will play an elderly woman. "I will play an 80-year-old woman in my first directorial 'Teju'. The film will be about every old person I know and have loved. It will also be a lot about me as I am older than my years," Kangana said in a statement issued here.
Oops! Deuba does it again
Deuba and Dahal have made a mockery of the constitutional provision of impeachment as a weapon of last resort with its preemptive registration as a tactical move to stop CJ Karki from delivering justice. This will set a bad precedent and there will be more such tactical use of impeachment in the future considering how justices at the SC are being appointed in political quotas in recent times.
Challenges for reconstruction
One of the major challenges faced in the reconstruction process of Nepal is the absence of elected local government. Lack of government in local level was reflected in the major pre-disaster and post-disaster events, where it took months to reach the affected region and still no widely-accepted data is available. In the absence of an elected local government, top-down approach of governance has its own accountability deficit.
Apil KC/Keshab Sharma
Jhamsikhel as I knew
Hari-ko-pasal, right at the said junction used to be the place to buy any household item ranging from food grains and other household items. There was nothing that he did not have. Most often he loved keeping his customers waiting, more so if they were younger. He kept his client engaged with jokes and tole gossip.
Empowering local bodies
It is common to rent a room or two based on nothing more than a verbal contract. There are two types of owners. There are many who rent legal properties informally and those who rent out illegally built ones. The rental space demand is so much that owners openly flout bylaws by building more number of floors than approved. It is difficult, as it is, to bring both type of owners within the system.
Traffic Police in Kathmandu
As busy and hassling as the traffic system in Kathmandu is, the Traffic Police here have to handle an equally strenuous job. Over 1,400 traffic officers in and around the Kathmandu Valley battle against the pestering traffic and air pollution each day.
Menstrual taboo outdated
I have seen my sisters and friends isolated and treated in discriminatory manner during their first menstruation cycle. They were not allowed to look at the sun, to touch water source, flower, fruits, any male family member, nor even hear their voice. The activist may claim the situation has changed and I do agree but still during every month my loved ones turns into untouchables beings.