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Remembering François Hardy, the star who set the eternal style tone for French fashion
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Remembering François Hardy, the star who set the eternal style tone for French fashion

The words icon and muse are often touted around the fashion world but it’s still a rare soul that encapsulates the real meaning of those monikers. François Hardy, the French singer who has died at the age of 80 from cancer, was one of a handful of women who set the style tone of the second half of the 20th century, the effect of which continues to resonate. The singer, born in Nazi occupied Paris in 1944, became synonymous with the much touted insouciant Parisian style which was a low-key cocktail of her time spent in swinging London coupled with a pared-back French sensibility. She came to London in the Sixties, recording at Pye Records’ Marble Arch studios and performing at The Savoy. Her melancholic lispish yé-yé style entranced as much as her striking girl next door beauty which capt...
The Great Indian Kapil Show: Badshah recalls bizarre fan request for selfie in washroom. Watch | Web Series
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The Great Indian Kapil Show: Badshah recalls bizarre fan request for selfie in washroom. Watch | Web Series

The Great Indian Kapil Show will have musical artists Badshah, Divine and Karan Aujla in their upcoming episode. Netflix India dropped a new teaser of the episode, which had the three of them having a gala time chatting with Kapil about their careers, music and more. At one point, Badshah recalled how he had a fan ask him for a selfie while he was at the urinal. (Also read: The Great Indian Kapil Show: Mary Kom hilariously mixes up the names of Sania Mirza and Saina Nehwal. Watch) Badshah talked about a weird fan request in The Great Indian Kapil Show. About the next episodeIn the teaser, Kapil teases Karan about shooting a music video with real tigers. Karan said that he was ready to run if required. To this, Kapil asks if he really thought that he could run to save his life...
Joey Chestnut Out of Nathan’s July 4 Hot Dog Eating Contest
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Joey Chestnut Out of Nathan’s July 4 Hot Dog Eating Contest

New York — America’s perennial hot dog swallowing champion won’t compete in this year’s Independence Day competition due to a contract dispute, organizers said Tuesday.Joey “Jaws” Chestnut, 40, has been competing since 2005 and hasn’t lost since 2015. At last year’s Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest he downed 62 franks and buns in 10 minutes.But Major League Eating event organizer George Shea says Chestnut is moving away from the contest due to a contract dispute.“We love him, the fans love him,” Shea said, adding that “He made the choice.”Shea says Chestnut struck a deal with a competing brand — a red line for the Nathan's-sponsored event — but did not elaborate. He said the dispute came down to exclusivity, not money.“It would be like Michael Jordan saying to Nike, ...
Zoya Hussain breaks her silence on link-up rumours with Jim Sarbh: ‘It’s my personal life’ | Bollywood
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Zoya Hussain breaks her silence on link-up rumours with Jim Sarbh: ‘It’s my personal life’ | Bollywood

Zoya Hussain and Jim Sarbh captured the attention with their sizzling chemistry in the music video of cold/mess, sung by Prateek Kuhad. Even though there have been reports that Zoya and Jim are dating in real life, neither of the two have confirmed or denied the claims. Now, in an interview with News18, Zoya has finally addressed the link-up rumours, adding that they both are ‘very good friends.’ (Also read: Exclusive! Is something brewing between Jim Sarbh and Zoya Hussain?) Zoya Hussain said she does not read what is written about her online. What Zoya saidWhen asked about her equation with Jim, Zoya said, “It’s personal. It’s my personal life. I’m not aware of what’s written about me, so I don’t know what to say. It’s true that Jim and I are very good friends. It’s also tr...
Mosquitoes With West Nile Virus Surround Las Vegas
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Mosquitoes With West Nile Virus Surround Las Vegas

Some people may want to put their summer vacation plans to the Las Vegas area on hold, after health officials reported that Southern Nevada is experiencing the highest level of mosquito activity in known history, with more than 3,000 mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile virus.Southern Nevada Health District said in a press release Monday that as of June 6, 91 pools, comprising 3,081 mosquitoes from 16 ZIP codes, have tested positive for the virus. Two pools, comprising 46 mosquitoes from two ZIP codes, have also tested positive for the virus that causes St. Louis encephalitis.The health district’s Mosquito Surveillance Program has received an increased number of complaints from residents about mosquito activity, according to the press release. Health officials attributed the rise in...
Jude Bellingham is official heartthrob of Euros 2024 with revealing SKIMS campaign for Kim Kardashian
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Jude Bellingham is official heartthrob of Euros 2024 with revealing SKIMS campaign for Kim Kardashian

Hearts quietly broke across Britain when Jack Grealish missed out on making the Euros 2024 squad — but Jude Bellingham has arrived to steal the heartthrob crown. He’s a golden boy with a football, as Bellingham arrives in Germany for the championships, he has made sure to draw attention off the pitch, too. Posing for Kim Kardashian’s underwear brand SKIMS, 20-year-old Bellingham has bared all (and kicked a football about) for a new campaign promoting its boxer shorts. Kardashian founded the brand, known for its body shaping womenswear, in 2019 and expanded to offer a men’s range in 2023. SKIMS"The opportunity to be featured in SKIMS Mens latest campaign is incredible. It’s so important for me to have flexibility and comfort when I’m playing and training, or even off-duty, and SKIMS meet...
Bigg Boss OTT 3 contestants tentative list: Harshad Chopda, Vada Pav Girl and more | Web Series
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Bigg Boss OTT 3 contestants tentative list: Harshad Chopda, Vada Pav Girl and more | Web Series

Reality show Bigg Boss OTT's third season will be hosted by veteran actor Anil Kapoor. On Monday, the makers unveiled a new promo of the show in which Anil can be seen assuring fans that they are in for a treat. Now, a tentative list of Bigg Boss OTT 3 contestants has been shared by India Today. Also read | Bigg Boss OTT 3 new promo: Anil Kapoor raises the stakes ‘kyuki abhi sab badlega.' Watch Bigg Boss OTT 3: Actor Harshad Chopda and Chandrika Dixit, aka Instagram's Vada Pav girl, will reportedly be seen on the show. Stars reportedly confirmed for Bigg Boss OTT 3As per India Today sources, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actors Harshad Chopda and Shehzada Dhami have been roped in for Bigg Boss OTT 3. The show's producer Rajan Shahi recently spoke about parting with Harshad due to...
Most Black Americans Think the U.S. Conspires Against Them
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Most Black Americans Think the U.S. Conspires Against Them

Washington — Most Black Americans say they’ve experienced racial discrimination regularly or from time to time, which colors how they view U.S. institutions like policing, the political system and the media, according to a study on conspiracy theories.The study released Monday by the Pew Research Center examined the intersection of race and conspiratorial beliefs. It's the second installment in the research group's series on how Black Americans see success and failure.The study defines racial conspiracy theories as ideas that Black Americans might have about “the actions of U.S. institutions" that aren't necessarily the stated goals of the institution. The study stresses that these are claims that Black Americans may have because of America's documented history of racist policies largely...
Anurag Kashyap says Sandeep Reddy Vanga is ‘honest’, calls Hindi film industry ‘toxic’ | Bollywood
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Anurag Kashyap says Sandeep Reddy Vanga is ‘honest’, calls Hindi film industry ‘toxic’ | Bollywood

Anurag Kashyap always gives his honest opinions on storytelling and cinema. The filmmaker known for backing independent cinema and artistry recently called out the hypocrisy in Hindi film industry. Anurag, in an interview with Zoom TV revealed why he defended Sandeep Reddy Vanga while calling out ‘toxicity’ in Bollywood. (Also read: Anurag Kashyap calls his character Kazbe in Bad Cop 'very contrasting') Anurag Kashyap called Sandeep Reddy Vanga honest compared to others in Bollywood. Anurag Kashyap praises Sandeep Reddy Vanga's honestyAnurag speaking about backing the Animal director said, “I like the guy (Sandeep). I have no problem with him. Unlike a lot of people in the industry who pretend to be someone they are not, he is honest. The former kind, I think, is even more to...
Horoscope today: Your daily guide for Tuesday, June 11, 2024
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Horoscope today: Your daily guide for Tuesday, June 11, 2024

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