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Arts & Leisure - Arts

Prince soars to number one on US chart after death NEW YORK: Prince soared Sunday to number one on the US chart after his sudden death, with three of his albums entering the top 10.The pop icon passed away suddenly at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota on Thursday, the last day under consideration for the weekly chart, indicating a massive interest in his work in the hours after the news broke."The Very Best of Prince," a greatest hits collection released in 2001, topped the weekly chart and his classic 1984 album "Purple Rain" came in at number two of the Billboard chart, tracking service Nielsen Music said.A three-disc collection from 1993, "The Hits/The B-Sides," re-entered the latest chart at number six.The strength of the compilations indicates the renewed popularity of Prince's hits such as "Let's Go Crazy," "When Doves Cry," "1999," "Raspberry Beret" and "Kiss."In one factor that likely increased outright sales, fans looking for Prince's music were unlikely ...

Arts & Leisure - Arts

70 years of the iconic ‘Vespa’ Vespa, one of the world’s most recognizable scoter celebrated its 70th birthday days ago. Let us celebrate the classic two-wheeler from Italy, which remind us of ‘dolce vita,’ with some pf the most popular designs of Vespa produced.Vespa 98According to MotorCyclesSpecs.co, Vespa 98, introduced in 1946 was the first Vespa. Backed with a 98 cc engine that delivered 3.2 bhp at 4,500 rpm, it came with a a top speed of 60 km/h. the vehicle ...

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Pop Star Selena Gomez Banned There are dozens of Hollywood stars who have showed love for the Dalai Lama (a spiritual leader). Now, as per the latest buzz one of those stars, Selena Gomez, may have lost the chance to perform in China because of her support for the spiritual leader. Gomez was supposed to perform in the two Chinese cities in August as part of the ‘Revival Tour’ but it appears that promotions for the concerts have been pulled ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Raees’ Taught Mahira Khan a Nice Lesson Pakistani actress Mahira Khan who will be seen opposite to ‘King of Bollywood’ Shah Rukh Khan in ‘Raees’ has recently revealed that she has learned to dance freely from her debut Bollywood venture.She said, “I have danced in the two films I have recently done, but I danced in ‘Ho Mann Jahaan’ after I came back [from Bollywood] so you see a vast difference between the first film ‘Bin Roye’ and ‘Ho Mann Jahaan’”. According ...

Arts & Leisure - Music

Prince cremated in private ceremony MINNEAPOLIS: Loved ones cremated pop icon Prince on Saturday with his final resting place to remain a secret, two days after his sudden death stunned the music world.The 57-year-old "Purple Rain" creator, one of the most acclaimed and unique artists of his generation, will eventually be honored with a concert whose details will be announced at a later date, his spokeswoman said.The spokeswoman, Anna Meacham, said that Prince was cremated on Saturday at an undisclosed ...

Arts & Leisure - Lifestyle

8 Bollywood Actresses Who are in 40’s and Still Gorgeous With growing age, some women look even more gorgeous and breathtaking. Some Bollywood actresses are growing old with grace and we must admit it. These Bollywood actresses who are over 40 are an inspiration for aging women who lose hope on maintaining themselves after crossing 30. They are hot, gorgeous, stylish and well maintained even at 40. Madhuri DixitCan you believe this dazzling beauty is 48 years old now? Madhuri Dixit Nene is a live ...

Arts & Leisure - Movies

Look Which Bollywood Actress Will Soon Share Screen Space with Tom Cruise After Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone, another Bollywood actress is ready to conquer Hollywood. As per the latest Buzz actress Huma Qureshi has been roped in to play the lead alongside Handsome Tom Cruise. Huma is all set to feature in a sequel of a popular Hollywood franchise, ‘The Mummy’ Reboot’. According to sources, Huma has recently auditioned for the third part of the successful franchise starring Hollywood star Tom Cruise and Sophia Boutella playing ...