by | September 14, 2016 | 02:08

The shortlist also features U.S. author Paul Beatty , Canadian-British writer David Szalay and Canadian Madeleine Thien . The victor of the Man Booker Prize will be announced October 25. The victor of the Booker Prize will receive a £50,000 reward. Her debut novel, Certainty , was published in 2006, and won the Amazon.ca First Novel Award; it was followed, in 2011, by Dogs at the Perimeter , which explored the legacy of the Cambodian genocide.

by | September 14, 2016 | 02:08

Throughout his career, Dahl wrote more than 30 brilliant books, with his most popular being those aimed at a younger audience, such as Matilda , Fantastic Mr Fox and The Witches. She exclaimed: "Oh my gosh, this is extraordinary. this is incredible, truly unbelievable". Teachers at the school joined in the excitement by turning up as their favourite characters from the books too, and the whole of Tuesday was devoted to activities on a Roald Dahl theme.

by | September 14, 2016 | 02:03

Following reports that the rapper owes a seven-figure sum to the IRS, fans have been trying to get the hashtag #HotInHerreStreamingParty trending on Twitter . Nelly is reportedly already working with state and federal tax authorities to resolve the issues. Despite those odds, fans are streaming his music anyway - getting up on the dance floor, helping Nelly give that IRS what it's asking for.

by | September 13, 2016 | 08:25

NHC said it could start strengthening on Tuesday night but was of no immediate threat to land. NHC forecasts Ian to remain at sea as a "fish storm". Orlene is expected to strengthen and turn northwest or northward at a slow pace over the next two days. Ian is the 9th named storm of the 2016 season.

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:56

Meanwhile Zachary Quinto, who plays journalist Glenn Greenwald in the movie, says Snowden should be allowed to return to the U.S. without facing espionage charges. "I was kind of trying to figure out why he did what he did, what was going on in his head", he said. The film leads up to the events of 2013, when Snowden fled the United States after exposing the government's mass surveillance programs to journalist Glenn Greenwald and documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras.

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:56

While it may have been acceptable in previous administrations, apparently the NCAA had other ideas about the matter, and made the recommendation that the suspension be handed down. Today's game has an afternoon start time and will air on a specialty TV channel as well as being available on a live stream online option. Prior to last weekend's blowout victory, the Buccaneers fell to fellow FCS program North Dakota State 24-17 in overtime on August 27.

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:53

Clinton made the comments before introducing Barbra Streisand at an LGBT fundraiser in downtown NY. Clinton, many Democrats and even some in his own Republican party balked. Adding that Trump had "given voice" to many of those elements through his campaign rhetoric and retweets, she continued that, "some of those folks-they are irredeemable, but thankfully they are not America".

by | September 11, 2016 | 01:52

Swift was actually in attendance during Hadid's show, and at one point even mouthed along to the words of her former boyfriend Calvin Harris' song " This is What You Came For ", which she helped write. " Tommy says the collection [is] for Gigi and friends, so all of my friends will definitely be wearing it", she said, adding that she'd "love to see" pals Kendall Jenner and Taylor Swift in "the sweater dress".

by | September 10, 2016 | 01:46

The show that will end with current Miss America Betty Cantrell crowning her successor, will be held at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Sunday, September 11, 2016. Miss Tennessee Grace Burgess was named preliminary Talent victor for her vocal performance of "Desperado", earning a $2,000 scholarship. Burgess won the talent competition by singing The Eagles' "Desperado".

by | September 09, 2016 | 04:44

We think Apple Watch is the ultimate device for a healthy life. After getting delayed back in July, the Pokemon Go Plus finally has a new release date , and you should be able to get your hands on one next week, as long as you preordered.

by | September 09, 2016 | 04:39

Looking on were those who also turned out for the past two nights of West's sold out Saint Pablo Tour concerts including West's wife, Kim Kardashian without children North and Saint West, though she did arrive with her two youngest sisters, Kendall and Kylie Jenner.

by | September 09, 2016 | 04:36

Wairarapa-based American Cameron, who is now working on the first of four follow-ups to the 2009 film, was a consultant for the stage show. "The storyline in the sequels really follows Jake [Sam Worthington] and Neytiri [Zoe Saldana] and their children", he explained.

by | September 08, 2016 | 01:34

The meeting with Putin also covered cybersecurity and Russia's presence in Ukraine, Obama said. Both Russian and U.S. officials said the meeting - which was held in a conference room at the G20 summit site here - lasted longer than planned, and that leaders spent the bulk of their meeting discussing Syria.

by | September 08, 2016 | 01:26

Details of the settlement have not been released and it is not known which parent Rocco will reside with. Madge and the film director informed the judge that they resolved their differences just hours before they were set to appear in court on Wednesday, TMZ reported.

by | September 08, 2016 | 01:28

A full list of dates is available on Nicks's website . As a solo artist and as a Fleetwood Mac band member, Nicks has sold more than 140 million albums and won several Grammys. The stop comes as part of The 24 Karat Gold Tour , which kicks off in Phoenix, Arizona. Tickets to the show go on sale September 12 at 10 a.m.

by | September 07, 2016 | 04:46

Fox said in a statement , "We sincerely regret and apologize for the fact that Gretchen was not treated with the respect and dignity that she and all of our colleagues deserve". She claims that her time with the network, "devolved into a nightmare of sexual harassment". Besides an apology, one other thing Carlson will be getting, meanwhile, is a $20 million settlement.

by | September 07, 2016 | 04:48

MSNBC carried Trump even longer, starting around the same time and going until 2:50 (35 minutes). Clinton was expected to land in Cleveland as Trump was taking off, prompting Kaine to note the importance of OH to both campaigns in an interview with the Chicago Tribune.

by | September 05, 2016 | 03:20

That included Truro Cathedral, Towan Beach and Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm, where Kate honed her pint-pulling skills. Both William and Kate apologised for not making it to Rio, said they'd been "glued to the television coverage" and were "so sorry we couldn't come".

by | September 04, 2016 | 07:31

Keys reinforced that "It's not for me, it's for you" before Hall removed her lipstick, foundation and more in front of cameras (she looked fabulous by the way). "The most powerful experience, honest and beautiful" of his career. "We each have something that no one else has and it'd be so unbelievable to just embrace each other how we are", she continued.

by | September 03, 2016 | 06:45

Pulled after another shaky start, deGrom was headed down the dugout tunnel toward the clubhouse when he signaled for Mets trainer Ray Ramirez to follow him. "I am throwing a lot of pitches every inning, which is not what I want to do, so it doesn't help", deGrom said. Though the Mets have adjusted to a shifting roster, Walker's absence leaves "a big piece missing", Collins said.

by | September 03, 2016 | 06:45

A new teaser trailer released today by Nintendo shows off the Alola islands Normal/Dark-type Rattata plus a special Z-Move for Snorlax. When evolved into Snorlax, a special Z-Move that can not be used by any other Pokemon , Pulverizing Pancake, will be available for that Snorlax thanks to the item.

by | September 02, 2016 | 01:44

Can he help the [England] first team to win matches, like he is helping Man United? United maintained their 100 per cent start in the Premier League under Jose Mourinho on Saturday courtesy of teenage substitute Marcus Rashford's stoppage-time goal at Hull, which clinched a 1-0 win.

by | September 02, 2016 | 01:44

How is this different from before? You've always needed a TV licence if you watch any television at the time it's broadcast, or record it to watch later. They will now risk prosecution and a £1,000 fine if they download or watch programmes on the iPlayer without a TV licence. You won't need to buy a second licence or pay anything extra.

by | September 01, 2016 | 01:40

You can see the Doctor Strange sneak peek, above. A common criticism of Marvel movies is that they have a "villain problem"; I think Kaecilius may well be the answer to that problem. Strange's intense training process wherein he would have to yield to some of the Sorcerer Supreme's fellow magicians which would include Tina Minoru and Voodoo himself.

by | September 01, 2016 | 01:33

When asked if he rode on her coat tails he said: "Refresh my memory did she get me on ex on the beach?". I didn't take more than a week's worth of clothing. The TV personality's complaint that "Everyone's jealous that I won and they've got the hump" prompted Frankie and Renee to quickly flash their "disagree" paddles.

by | September 01, 2016 | 01:35

Despite many reports that the show is in crisis, the Great British Bake Off is not in any danger of falling apart. The baking competition was watched by a massive 11.2 million viewers for its launch episode with its audience share approaching 50% according to The Sun .

by | September 01, 2016 | 01:34

He was on a high after being crowned the victor of Celebrity Big Brother 2016 - and there was only one person Stephen Bear wanted to celebrate with. The TV personality's complaint that "Everyone's jealous that I won and they've got the hump" prompted Frankie and Renee to quickly flash their "disagree" paddles.

by | August 31, 2016 | 06:58

The students who appeared for the Maharashtra board (MSBSHSE) SSC (class 10) supplementary examinations can check the results online at the official website now. The results should appear on your mobile or computer screen. As per the board officials, the Special Round 3 ends tomorrow and there is no way, students are not allowed to participate in the admission process even if the results declared tomorrow.

by | August 30, 2016 | 15:47

According to reports, Blue's metallic, glittery dress with a long tutu train, ornately embellished bodice and flowery waist is worth an incredible $11,000 and was made by children's designer Mischka Aoki at Bergdorf Goodman. Her entire performance had political themes woven throughout, with the opener "Pray you Catch Me" seeing the singer being embraced by a Black man in a hoodie, in a tribute to teen-ager Trayvon Martin.

by | August 30, 2016 | 15:46

But she has been thrust into the spotlight for another attribute — as a wronged political wife. She didn't leave even when a recent documentary blew up tense moments in their marriage to big-screen proportions. Weiner resigned from Congress in 2011 amid revelations that he'd sent lewd photos and text messages to various women. One picture accidentally appeared on his Twitter account.