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German rock festival set to resume after terror threat scare

Rhineland-Palatinate government spokesman Joachim Winkler told the dpa news agency that there were tips of a possible terrorist attack and that the Rock am Ring festival was shut down on its opening night as a precaution. Organizers said they hope to continue the shows Saturday. This year's lineup included Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Bastille , System Of A Down , Prophets of Rage , Rag'n'Bone Man and German punk icons Die Toten Hosen .



Paul McCartney was Keith Richards' replacement in new Pirates film

He continued saying, "Since I finished Pirates , I did Romeo and Juliet on Broadway, some smaller movies that I wanted to try and have a performance piece". I mean, sure, I guess he's unique, but I'm not sure how many people would consider Jack Sparrow endearing at this point (especially considering Depp's off-camera troubles).


Patty Jenkins reveals interesting details about Wonder Woman 2 storyline, plot

Patty Jenkins reveals interesting details about Wonder Woman 2 storyline, plot

Alongside Gadot's title character and Chris Pine as Steve Trevor, the film's cast also includes Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, Danny Huston, Ewan Bremner and former The Office actress Lucy Davis. Though a script has not yet been written for Wonder Woman 2, both Jenkins and Gal Gadot who slays as Diana Prince aka, Wonder Woman have signed on to participate.



Kohli hails Yuvraj as India rout Pakistan

Pandya hit three consecutive sixes off Imad Wasim in the last over. Azher Ali with 50 and Mohammad Hafeez with 33 runs remained main scorer from Pakistan side. Jadeja gathered the ball at point and threw in one movement, directly hitting the stumps with the batsman far away. The wicket taking bowlers from the Indian side were Hardik Pandya (3 wickets), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (2 wickets) and Umesh Yadav (1 wicket).


'Wonder Woman' powers its way to $100 million debut

'Wonder Woman' powers its way to $100 million debut

It wasn't just domestic numbers that are topped off, though; globally, the film took in another $122.5 million, including a number one debut with $38 million in China alone, to give it a grand worldwide total of $223 million for its first week! The superhero film, directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot , raked in $US100.5 million in the USA and Canada, and a total of $223 million globally.


UAE and Saudi halt Qatar flights as Gulf crisis escalates

UAE and Saudi halt Qatar flights as Gulf crisis escalates

The three Gulf countries and Egypt have accused Qatar of supporting terrorism and destabilizing the region. Similarly, Qatar Airways have also suspended all flights into Saudi Arabia. Qatar has been criticised for supporting rebel groups fighting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and Qatari individuals have been sanctioned by the US Treasury for terrorist-funding activities.