Liverpool agree record deal for Roma goalkeeper Alisson

July 18, 2018

By: Sports Desk | Updated: July 18, 2018 11:57:39 pm Alisson featured in the recently concluded FIFA World Cup 2018 wherein he played for Brazil and kept three clean sheets in five matches. (Source: Reuters) Related News Liverpool sign Switzerland forward Xherdan Shaqiri on long-term dealLoris Karius influenced by concussion during Champions League final, says Jurgen KloppLyon forward Nabil Fekir’s Liverpool move falls through Liverpool have agreed to a record…

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Corrosion, Excess Load Caused Mumbai's Andheri Bridge Collapse: Report

July 18, 2018

Mumbai: Corrosion of steel brackets and piling of additional weight allowed by the Brihanumbai Municipal Corporation led to the partial collapse of a Road Over Bridge in Mumbai earlier this month, according to a railway probe report. The preliminary inquiry report by Sushil Chandra, Commissioner of Railway Safety (CRS), Western Circle, attributed the mishap to “failure of Railway staff and others”. Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal had ordered an inquiry…

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The Rock Is Now the Highest Paid Actor in History

July 18, 2018

It’s official: Dwayne Johnson is now the highest paid actor in history. According to Forbes, the wrestler turned international movie star brought in a brain-melting $124 million last year. That’s nearly double the truly impressive $65 million he brought in the year prior. Johnson took to Instagram to acknowledge the achievement. Ever humble, hungry and thankful, The Rock chalks it all up to hard work. Here’s what he had to…

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American University on lockdown after reports of ‘armed intruder’ near campus

July 18, 2018

American University has been put on lockdown after police said there are reports of an armed intruder near the campus. (File) American University has been put on lockdown after police said there are reports of an armed intruder near the campus. In a tweet, the varsity advised students and staff to lock doors and stay away from windows. “Reports of armed intruder near campus. Lock doors & stay away from…

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Visa Offers payWave In India; PayPoint Teams Up With Anywhere Sim

July 18, 2018

By PYMNTS Welcome to The Axis, your late look at payments news from around the world. Coverage includes Visa’s offering of payWave in India as the country moves to a cashless economy. In addition, PayPoint has linked up with the U.K.’s Anywhere Sim, while the U.A.E.’s RAKBANK is working with INPAY for remittances. PayPoint has teamed up with U.K. mobile operator Anywhere Sim to allow customers to buy airtime credit…

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How Jamie Foxx Convinced Todd McFarlane He Is the Perfect Spawn

July 18, 2018

Jamie Foxx is no stranger to the world of Spawn that Todd McFarlane created. The actor revealed in a new interview that he approached McFarlane back in 2012 to throw his name in to the hat for a shot at the role of Spawn. Jamie Foxx also revealed how he pitched the character being both “good” and “evil.” Talks of a reboot for the franchise have been going on for…

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70-Year-Old Visually Impaired Rajasthan Man Slapped, Dragged By Wife

July 18, 2018

Jalore: A visually-impaired man, aged around 70, was allegedly slapped and pushed by his wife for not going inside their house in Jalore district of Rajasthan, the police said today. A video of the incident that took place in Jalore’s Gondaji locality went viral on Wednesday, following which the district administration today warned the family against misbehaving with the man in future. “I sent a woman sub-inspector to the house…

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Baby Snake Preserved In Amber Is Unprecedented Find

July 18, 2018

Remains of the earliest snake hatchling known to science were preserved in amber for nearly 100 million years. (Credit: Ming Bai, Chinese Academy of Sciences) Snakes alive! Preserved in a piece of amber about the size of a small potato, a tiny snake hatchling — less than two inches long — is unprecedented in the fossil record. At nearly 100 million years old, the baby snake’s remains provide researchers with…

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“Will Be Home…”, Mason Told Wife Hours Before He Died At Noida Building

July 18, 2018

Greater Noida: Ranjana didn’t realise that she was talking to her husband Rajneesh Bhuimali, 36, on the phone for the last time when he called to inform her that he won’t be home on Tuesday evening as usual. Rajneesh — a mason who was one of the four persons who died in the building collapse in Greater Noida on Tuesday night — had told his wife that he was staying…

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