NO WAY HOME: Why popular actor Tom Holland is withdrawing from social media

Social media has not been good for his mental health, and he is taking a break from it, British actor Tom Holland announced in an Instagram post on Saturday (Aug 13). The star of Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) also used the post to promote a charity, Stem4. Holland, 26, had been an active user of … Continue reading NO WAY HOME: Why popular actor Tom Holland is withdrawing from social media

Comedy icon Steve Martin retires from acting

Comedy veteran Steve Martin has had a storied career spanning more than six decades, but he might be getting ready to say goodbye to Hollywood. In a recent interview with trade magazine The Hollywood Reporter, the Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) and Father of the Bride (1991 to 1995) actor said his current television show, Only … Continue reading Comedy icon Steve Martin retires from acting

R Kelly’s accuser to testify on trial-fixing charge

R. Kelly’s federal trial in Chicago that starts Monday is in many ways a do-over of his 2008 state child pornography trial, at which jurors acquitted the singer on charges that he produced a video of himself when he was around 30 having sex with a girl no older than 14. There’s one big difference: … Continue reading R Kelly’s accuser to testify on trial-fixing charge

Erik ten Hag calls for new signings, David de Gea admits fault after Brentford humbling

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag says he needs new top-quality players to be signed before the end of the transfer window to help turn around a calamitous start to the season. The Red Devils suffered a humiliating 4-0 defeat away to Brentford on Saturday, following their opening day 2-1 loss at home to Brighton. Those … Continue reading Erik ten Hag calls for new signings, David de Gea admits fault after Brentford humbling

Ben Wallace: Russia ‘most unlikely’ to defeat and annex Ukraine

The UK Defence Secretary has said Vladimir Putin is now unlikely to succeed in occupying Ukraine. Ben Wallace said that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine had “faltered” and was “starting to fail”, as he pledged more financial and military support to the eastern European nation’s defence. Denmark joined the UK in offering more aid to Ukraine at a conference in Copenhagen on … Continue reading Ben Wallace: Russia ‘most unlikely’ to defeat and annex Ukraine

This is why Arsenal fans are exception – Mikel Arteta

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says the fan reaction to William Saliba's own goal was "something I've never seen in my career". The defender was last week lavished with praise after a man-of-the-match display on his Gunners debut against Crystal Palace, but had a tougher time of it against Leicester on Saturday. With Arsenal cruising, Saliba's poor attempt at heading a Leicester … Continue reading This is why Arsenal fans are exception – Mikel Arteta

Don’t compare Tottenham to Manchester United – Gary Neville

Manchester United are "the opposite" of Tottenham, says Gary Neville as the club legend listed the many ways in which Spurs are better positioned than the crisis club. United hit a new low on Saturday as they collapsed to a 4-0 defeat at Brentford, with all four goals coming in the first half. The result leaves United bottom of … Continue reading Don’t compare Tottenham to Manchester United – Gary Neville

SATANIC VERSES: Salman Rushdie’s attacker pleads not guilty

The man accused of stabbing Sir Salman Rushdie pleaded not guilty on Saturday to charges of attempted murder and assault, in what a prosecutor called a “pre-planned” crime, as the renowned author of The Satanic Verses remained in hospital with serious injuries. A lawyer for Hadi Matar entered the plea on his behalf during a formal hearing … Continue reading SATANIC VERSES: Salman Rushdie’s attacker pleads not guilty