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Adele confirms her marriage to Simon Konecki

Grammy-winning singer Adele has confirmed that she is married to Simon Konecki. At a concert in Brisbane, Australia this weekend, Adele said she is “married now,” reported Entertainment Tonight. Adele, 28, made the revelation while introducing her ballad “Someone Like You.”

Musharraf to launch career as TV analyst?

Pakistan’s former dictator General Pervez Musharraf (73), currently living in self-exile in Dubai, seems to have chosen mainstream media as his career of choice after failing to make a dent in politics. He is being billed by Bol TV as the main attraction of a weekly TV programme, Dawn newspaper reported.

Hugh Jackman breaks ‘Wolverine’ fast on Jimmy Fallon’s show

Hollywood star Hugh Jackman is finally off the Wolverine diet, which he had been on for 17 years now.
The 48-year-old actor, who will be seen in X-Men franchise Logan as the adamantium-clawed mutant for the last time, had to adhere to get into the skin of his most popular character, Wolverine.

Rafa is the man

Roger Federer has revealed that he wants to join forces in doubles with arch rival Rafael Nadal at the inaugural Laver Cup this year. The Swiss tennis great made the confession on Monday at the unveiling of the new tournament scheduled for Prague in September which will pit a Bjorn Borg-captained European team against John McEnroe’s rest of the world. Federer, who beat Nadal in an epic five-set Australian Open final last month, admitted: “I’ve always wanted to play with Rafa... just because our rivalry has been so special. I’ve seen his wicked forehand go past me too often!”

No downturn for Republic of IPL

The Indian Premier League has proved yet again that it continues to be an inflation proof cricketing extravaganza. At the players’ auction in Bangalore on Monday, any worries of a downturn in the IPL economy were thrown to the winds as stars and greenhorns went under the hammer.

Afridi bids adieu to international cricket

Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi announced his retirement from international cricket, ending an illustrious and sometimes controversial 21-year career. The 36-year-old star had already quit Tests in 2010 and ODI cricket after the 2015 World Cup but still skippered the Pakistan Twenty20 team at the 2016 world championships in India. He stepped down as captain after the tournament although he retained his slender hopes of continuing his career in the sport’s shortest format as a player.

48 and counting....

Amitabh Bachchan has spend 48 years in the Indian film industry and the megastar shared a series of nostalgic pictures to mark the occasion. He took to his blog where he posted on-set pictures clicked during the shooting of his debut film Saat Hindustani. “There is an avalanche of events related to this date the 15th of February... For on this date in the year of the Lord 1969...Yes that is nineteen sixty nine... I became an official entrant to the film industry, by signing my very first film, Saat Hindustani,” Bachchan wrote.

Logan is too dark

The final film in the Wolverine franchise, Logan was met with some concerns at the studio for being a too dark in its tone. The Twentieth Century Fox Film chairman, Stacey Snider has revealed that some people were worried how the James Mangold movie is going to perceived, reported Variety. “Inside, there was real consternation about the intensity of the tone of the film. It’s more of an elegy about life and death... It’s not a wise-cracking cigar-chomping mutton-sporting Wolverine, and the debate internally became, isn’t that freakin’ boring?” said Snider.

This painting is India’s most expensive

An untitled oil on canvas painting by Vasudeo S Gaitonde, one of India’s foremost abstract painters, is the most expensive Indian artwork to be sold since 1965 by fetching a whopping $4,415,008 (Rs 29.3 crore), according to a list by Artery India. An Indian art market intelligence firm, the company has come out with Artery top 500 works, featuring the 500 most expensive Indian works of art, which have been sold so far. Their collective realised price is $367.9 million (Rs 1,936.6 crore).

18 till I live

Roger Federer prevailed 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 after a rollercoaster ride of a 35th chapter of his rivalry with Rafael Nadal to win his fifth Australian Open and clinch a first grand slam title in four-and-a-half years on Sunday.
The 35-year-old capped his triumphant return from knee surgery with a record-extending 18th major title after a vintage battle with his Spanish rival, who had won all three of their previous meetings at Melbourne Park.

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