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Bollywood biopic shows India cricketer Dhoni's heartbreak A Bollywood biopic of Mahendra Singh Dhoni is to bring a tragic episode in the Indian cricket hero's life to movie screens -the death of his first love."MS Dhoni: The Untold Story", due for release on September 30, charts the rise of India's limited-overs captain from boy to train ticket collector to World Cup glory. Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who plays Dhoni, told AFP in a video interview that filming scenes that dealt with the death of the cricketer's former girlfriend had been heart-rending. "It was very difficult because, after we did the preparation, in my head I was him and everything that was happening was actually affecting me," said the 30-year-old.In 2002 Dhoni was in his early 20s and trying to break into India's national team when his girlfriend, Priyanka Jha, was killed in a road accident, according to Indian media reports.A music video released by producers as a ...

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Rihanna's stiletto sneaker hype leaves Paris in her wake PARIS: Before she even set foot on the Paris catwalk Wednesday singer Rihanna was making headlines with her second collection for Puma, sending supermodel Gigi Hadid off sprinting in a pair of stiletto sneakers.In pictures released on Instagram, Hadid was shown running and jumping in high-heeled trainers in a long dress with a swimsuit-like bodice.Another had her stretched out in a skin-tight body suit like a sprinter set to speed off down the track in ...

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World's first baby born from 3-parent technique: report MIAMI: The world's first baby has been born using a controversial new technique by US scientists to include DNA from three parents in the embryo, said a report Tuesday.The baby boy was born five months ago in Mexico to Jordanian parents, and is healthy and doing well, said the report in New Scientist magazine, described as an "exclusive."The boy's mother carried genes for a disorder known as Leigh Syndrome, a fatal nervous system disorder which ...

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Don’t worry NASA hasn’t changed your Zodiac sign, it’s still not science! Checking out horoscopes is a hobby followed by millions daily around the world. For most it is a good pastime but some seriously follows it. But the whole world of astrology was shaken up and down, after NASA said that there is a 13th sign in the cosmos, disturbing the whole astrological equilibrium.The whole quarrel of astrological changes was dismissed by NASA, in a statement last Tuesday to make a key differentiation, and remind everyone ...

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Warning! Samsung S7 Edge catches fire too It seems like problems for Samsung continue to worsen, as reports of Galaxy S7 Edge handset catches fire surfaced in Philippines.A Galaxy S7 Edge from the Philippines caught fire for reasons unknown to date. Weng Briones, the owner of the ill-fated handset posted images of a completely destroyed S7 Edge, claiming that the phone began to heat up and smoke. “We went to Samsung store at SM City Taytay and they have refunded my money ...

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Bangkok becomes world’s top travel destination Bangkok becomes the new king of tourism taking over London as the world's most-visited city this year, all thanks to cheaper living costs and facilities for travel and entertainment, as per the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index 2016. According to the study, the Thailand capital is projected to receive 21.47 million in international overnight visitors in 2016, just ahead of second-ranked London, reported Business Wire. The Index provides more than a ranking of the 132 ...