• 'The Legend of Tarzan': Pale, Watered-Down Take on the Iconic Hero
'The Legend of Tarzan': Pale, Watered-Down Take on the Iconic Hero

The great action heroes are human enough to identify with. "They want you to be formidable". Skarsgard doesn't do that, and it's the film's biggest flaw. All this leads to the climactic scene involving many animals rampaging through a port city, which is hard not to enjoy (as long as you're rooting for the animals).

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  • 'Sultan' grosses over Rs 70 cr worldwide on its opening day
'Sultan' grosses over Rs 70 cr worldwide on its opening day

Moreover, it is now also a given that the film would hit the 100 crore mark today. The Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma featured movie saw a significant drop in the morning shows on the second day as compared to the opening day with the overall occupancy around 60% on its morning shows.

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  • One Direction earn £85m but Taylor Swift tops celebrity rich list
One Direction earn £85m but Taylor Swift tops celebrity rich list

But the pop diva's income pales in comparison wot last year's top-earner, boxer Floyd Mayweather , who raked in nearly $400 million in 2015 after his fight with Manny Pacquiao , but easily wins the battle of musicians. Kardashian who made the 2016 Forbes cover stars in a mobile game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, in which players create their ...

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  • Diamond Reynolds: Her Calm Reaction During Philando Castile's Last Moments Explained
Diamond Reynolds: Her Calm Reaction During Philando Castile's Last Moments Explained

The officers involved in Philando Castile's shooting death have been identified . A statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the Caribbean nation warns visitors to "exercise appropriate caution" amid tensions in some USA cities over the shootings of young black males by police officers.

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  • Arlington, Holocaust Museum: Stop catching Pokemon here
Arlington, Holocaust Museum: Stop catching Pokemon here

It is also reported to be a Pokestop, meaning players can collect items including Pokemon snacks and medicine. Hollinger told the Washington Post that although the museum usually encourages the use of technology and social media, "this game falls very much outside that".

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  • Gun used by Vincent van Gogh to kill himself goes on display
Gun used by Vincent van Gogh to kill himself goes on display

The sketch by Dr Felix Rey, who treated Van Gogh the day after his breakdown is now housed in the Bancroft Library of University of California in Berkeley. He was found alive by police the next day and taken to hospital. As part of the research, the author examined the lives of all the local prostitutes in Arles to uncover the story of this "my...

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  • Tom Hanks announces death of mother, Janet Frager
Tom Hanks announces death of mother, Janet Frager

My mom. She was the difference in many lives. "Many lives", Hanks wrote in a post to Instagram , before wishing her a "safe crossing". Thanks for all who came to see her off. Tom and his siblings Larry and Sarah went to live with their father following the split, staying in 10 houses in five years, while their younger brother Jim stayed with the...

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  • Ronaldo is the only footballer I admire: Portugal's Quaresma
Ronaldo is the only footballer I admire: Portugal's Quaresma

One acceleration showed that he could not go on and he sat down in the 24th minute before signalling that he could not carry on. The injury picked up during the final of Euro 2016 means that Cristiano Ronaldo will not play in the Super Cup against Sevilla in Trondheim, Norway, on August 9.

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  • President Obama pays tribute to Dallas officers shot in racial attack
President Obama pays tribute to Dallas officers shot in racial attack

Obama honoured the bravery of police officers and said fewer people were being mourned at the service because of the courage of the officers killed. "At times it feels like the forces pulling us apart are stronger than the forces binding us together".

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  • Kobe and Vanessa Bryant expecting 3rd child
Kobe and Vanessa Bryant expecting 3rd child

He led his team to victory for the last time and announced "Mamba out" It was a glorious end to a 20 years long career. "Beyond blessed and excited to share that we are expecting our third baby girl", wrote Bryant, who already has two girls with Vanessa.

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  • Black Lives Matter-Louisville Leader On What Comes Next
Black Lives Matter-Louisville Leader On What Comes Next

Brian Williams is a trauma surgeon at Parkland Hospital who was on duty the night a lone sniper shot 14 innocent people during the Black Lives Matter protest , specifically targeting Dallas police officers. "Right now, proportionately, the injustice is to the minorities, specifically the black communities", said Glen Eich. "I think they ar...

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  • SEC investigating Tesla for possible securities law violation, report says
SEC investigating Tesla for possible securities law violation, report says

The update is no doubt a bid to try and counteract the negative press Tesla have been receiving recently. Adding to the autopilot related flaw was the drop in shipments to customers in the last three months casting doubts about the company's claim of delivering 80,000 to 90,000 vehicles a year, the Los Angeles Times reported .

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  • Apple opens casting call for 'Planet of the Apps' TV show
Apple opens casting call for 'Planet of the Apps' TV show

Developers must apply by Friday, August 26 for a chance to be selected. We don't yet know the exact format of the show, but given it's a competition about apps, it can't hold too many surprises. The events will be an opportunity to meet other tech entrepreneurs and hear from the team behind the series. The current format of the Apple's Plane...

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  • Trade union survey indicates unease over Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader
Trade union survey indicates unease over Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader

The vote was taken following the resignation of over 50 of Mr Corbyn's frontbench shadow ministers, all of whom have said he should resign as Labour leader. Both Ms Eagle and her former shadow cabinet colleague Owen Smith are believed to be considering staging a leadership challenge but union leaders have insisted they can broker a peace deal betwe...

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  • Forbes rich list: Taylor Swift, SRK, Akshay grab eyeballs
Forbes rich list: Taylor Swift, SRK, Akshay grab eyeballs

However, Forbes adds that Adele, with $80.5 million is the only musician on this year's Celebrity 100 list who made more than half of their money from their music. Swift's ex, the Scottish DJ Calvin Harris, pulled in $63m, according to the list . Had they stayed together, they would have been the top-earning Celebrity 100 couple, more tha...

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  • Zayn Malik reveals why he chose Urdu artwork for his clothing line
Zayn Malik reveals why he chose Urdu artwork for his clothing line

He has managed to successfully carve out a solo career since leaving behind Harry Styles and co. He said: "I'd like to apologise to the fans if I've let anyone down, but I have to do what feels right in my heart". Well, we have no comments on this extraterrestrial reveal by Malik but we do hope that he wasn't referring to Bollywood's one and on...

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  • Embracing Lincoln, Clinton to urge nation to fix divisions
Embracing Lincoln, Clinton to urge nation to fix divisions

Sanders wants to ensure that his ideas are part of the party platform presented at the Democratic National Convention later this month in Philadelphia, when Clinton is formally nominated. Chants of "Bernie" broke out in the gymnasium while opening speakers addressed the crowd, prompting Clinton's faithful to chant "Unity". Only 9 percent of his s...

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  • Sealing the record is huge relief- Serena Williams
Sealing the record is huge relief- Serena Williams

Serena Williams of The United States holds the trophy following victory in The Ladies Singles Final against Angelique Kerber of Germany on day twelve of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 9, 2016 in London , England.

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  • Baton Rouge Man Detained After Witnessing Police Murder of Black Man Sues
Baton Rouge Man Detained After Witnessing Police Murder of Black Man Sues

Protesters gathered in front of the convenience store where 37-year-old Alton Sterling was fatally shot by police on July 5, sparking days of protests. Muflahi claims he was illegally detained for hours after the shooting and that police kept his cellphone from him. "I think it shows everything". A Baton Rouge police spokesman said the agency...

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  • U.S. Women's Gymnastics Team Olympics Predictions
U.S. Women's Gymnastics Team Olympics Predictions

Nerves seem to be a huge problem for just about everyone, including Biles, who had a rare fall last night. The women's team also includes Madison Kocian and 2012 Olympian Gabby Douglas . A samba-influenced floor routine is sure to endear her to the Brazilian crowds on her quest for glory. She finished the weekend in third place on the event behi...

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