India’s government denied Monday it was considering shutting filling stations at night to reduce oil imports, a widely ridiculed measure reportedly under discussion to tackle a deepening economic crisis. Oil Minister Veerappa Moily sparked the speculation Sunday when he told a local news bureau that “shutting petrol pumps during (the) night” was one of several austerity measures being assessed to cut the imports bill.
Even John Oliver had to admit it was an odd situation, in his first line to viewers after taking over comedy news institution The Daily Show from host Jon Stewart. “Let’s all just acknowledge for a moment that this is weird,” the jumpy British comic noted Monday night, kicking off the first show in a months-long stand.
Only three episodes remain in ‘Supernatural‘s eighth season, after this past week’s Felicia Day-starring “Pac-Man Fever” took the boys on their last deviation of the year.
(Credit, Chris Graythen/Getty Images) The 2012 NFL season is now officially in the books, and the strange and odd year could not have come to an end any more fittingly.
“Twilight Saga” fans saw franchise leads Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson reunite at the premiere of “Breaking Dawn – Part 2″ in Los Angeles on Monday night, and the pair was even spotted getting cozy on the red carpet. Kristen, 22, wowed in a nude, lace and chiffon strapless gown by Zuhair Murad and Robert, 26, looked dapper in an emerald green hound’s-tooth custom suit made by Gucci.
While Toronto police seek a male suspect who broke into six homes in the same night in south Etobicoke, it appears that yet another break-in has been attempted in the neighbourhood. In the early hours of Wednesday morning, somebody tried to break into a home, just a few doors down from another residence that had been broken into the night before.
Seth MacFarlane skewered Ryan Lochte on “Saturday Night Live” during his Sept. 15, 2012 appearance, but the Olympic gold medalist hasn’t seen the skit yet. That’s probably a good thing since, as TMZ described it, MacFarlane “portrayed Lochte as an absolute idiot.” The audience loved it, especially when MacFarlane blurted out “It feels so weird to be dry.” It’s no surprise that the comedic genius behind “Family Guy,” “American Dad,” “The Cleveland Show” and “Ted” was less than gentle in ...
A GRANDMOTHER assaulted two hotel staff as they tried to close up for the night because they would not let her in to purchase more alcohol. Jodie Leigh Sampson, 46, went with her 20-year-old daughter to The Exchange Hotel at Laidley as the bar closed. Two female staff members had been locking up when Sampson confronted them and demanded to purchase drinks, the District Court heard.
RSPCA Wacol residents Mizzy (dog) and Bullseye (goat) cannot live without each other and are looking for a home together.
Dance too much booty in the pants! DETAILS: HOLD UP! RiRi Subtweeting Chris Brown Via Drake Lyrics?! Chris Brown decided to breakdance the night away in Los Angeles last night.