Tuesday, 25 June 2019

News in Pictures

Suman Rao crowned Miss India 2019

Suman Rao from Rajasthan has won the Femina Miss India World 2019 beauty pageant during a star-studded ceremony at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium. Shivani Jadhav from Chhattisgarh clinched Femina Miss Grand India 2019 title and Shreya Shanker from Bihar won Miss India United Continents 2019 title during the grand ...

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World’s first non-wearable, digital dress sold for $9,500

Technology has progressed so much that now the world’s first digital dress, which cannot be even worn in real life and exists only online, has been sold for over $9,000 via blockchain. Dutch startup The Fabricant, Dapper Labs and artist Johanna Jaskowska recently sold a digital, only online existent dress ...

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Spice Girls ‘emotional’ comeback in Dublin

DUBLIN: The ‘Spice Girls’ have reunited minus Victoria Beckham at Dublin’s Croke Park, kicking off their highly anticipated world tour. The girls filled their set with many of their greatest hits. Fans in attendance were posting to social media, describing the night as ‘emotional’ and ‘iconic’. Reportedly, Emma Bunton, Melanie ...

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Who wore what at MET Gala 2019

NEW YORK: The Met Gala’s pink carpet is known for delivering some of the most daring fashion statements of the year and this year was no different. Celebrities gather at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in the most extravagant, most intensely planned outfits channeling this year’s theme ...

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Christian Dior’s First Couture Show in Morocco

HOLLYWOOD actresses Jessica Alba, Lupita Nyong’o and Shailene Woodley made heads turn at the Christian Dior Couture show in Marrakesh’s 16th century El Badi Palace on Monday. Around an enormous outdoor runway lit with dozens of floating tealights, French label Christian Dior crisscrossed cultures and continents at its first fashion ...

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Picture of the year

The winners of the World Press Photo 2019 contest have been announced, selected from over 78,000 photos taken by 4,738 photographers. The winning image is by John Moore showing Honduran toddler Yanela Sanchez crying as she and her mother, Sandra Sanchez, are taken into custody by US border officials in ...

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Remarkable image of black hole released

An international scientific team on Wednesday announced a milestone in astrophysics – the first-ever photo of a black hole – using a global network of telescopes to gain insight into celestial objects with gravitational fields so strong no matter or light can escape. The research was conducted by the Event ...

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Picture of the day

  Young residents of San Nicolas de Los Ranchos, in Puebla state, Mexico with their bodies painted with oil and wearing masks parade and dance as “Xinacates” in the town’s traditional carnival.

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