The dress caused widespread outrage because the sunflower had been adopted by a Taiwanese protest group called The Sunflower Student Movement. Perry had also shown her support for Taiwan by draping its flag on her shoulders. On Friday, Page Six reported that Katy Perry is now backing out of the show, as she was denied a visa by the Chinese government, and possibly for political reasons. "Maroon 5 was banned a few years ago because one band member wished the Dalai Lama happy birthday on Twitter". This time it's a musical performer: Katy Perry.
North Korea 'building ballistic missile submarine'
The problem is common among defectors, the professor said, but may not be reflective of the North Korean population. North Korean soldiers are then believed to have fired around 40 rounds in a bid to stop him.
Chinese envoy heads to North Korea for rare talks
However, North Korea has been clear in its opposition to diplomatic talks that involve abandoning its nuclear program. China is North Korea's main ally and trading partner, accounting for 90 percent of the isolated state's trade volume.
The Shanghai show is shaping up to be a star-studded event, and we're betting it will be one for the books! Model Gigi Hadid confirmed her absence on Twitter. "Love my VS family, and will be with all my girls in spirit!"
Announced in August, Victoria's Secret show is set to be held in Shanghai on Monday, November 20. After months of speculation, and the sad news that Gigi Hadid is no longer taking part, the final line-up of Victoria's Secret models is here. "I have learned to be very careful of how my actions can come off or be portrayed, and I'm hopeful you'll accept my apology", the post said.
Alongside Gigi Hadid, some other big names of Victoria's Secret have been denied Chinese visa. Hadid didn't share any other details but she could be among one of the few models who weren't able to obtain Chinese Visas to make the trip, including Julia Belyakova, Kate Grigorieva and Irina Sharipova from Russian Federation, as well as Dasha Khlystun from Ukraine.
Page Six also noted that Adriana Lima is also having difficulties securing her visa due to a "diplomatic problem".
An exhausting legal fight that droned on for months between Ezekiel Elliott and the National Football League is finally over. Jones said after last week's loss to Atlanta he is not anxious about his running back being away from the team for so long.
Jane Doe 2 alleges that an Uber driver "forced her to engage in intercourse against her will" after following her into her home. It remains unclear exactly what that training includes, specifically as it relates to Uber drivers.
It is understood that caretaker manager Robbie Stockdale will remain in charge for Saturday's game against Millwall . But he had considered backtracking on that promise before Sunderland persuaded him to head to the north-east.
Trump's administration on Thursday said it would allow game hunters to enter the U.S. with trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia. On Friday, Pacelle said, "Grateful to President Trump for reassessing elephant and lion trophy hunting imports".
The Palestinian was identified as Ezzedin Karaja, 17, from Hebron-district town of Halhul in the southern West Bank. Israeli doctors confirmed that both settlers who were hit suffered mild to moderate injuries.
Texas sheriff concerned about truck with anti-Trump message
Fonseca was released on a $1,500 bail Thursday evening, and after the story went viral, Neh's Facebook post has been removed. "I drive it all the time on a daily basis", Forsenca said , adding that she shares the truck with her husband.
Terrorists attack police team in Srinagar, sub-inspector dead
His body reached his native place in the evening and large number of people including men and women gathered at his residence. Later, police came to know that Mugees Ahmad Mir, one of the two militants who had managed to escape, was brought home dead.
Oil prices decline on rising U.S. stockpile
Inventories of rose by roughly 1.9 million barrels for the week ended November 11, missing expectations of a draw of 2.2 barrels. Early yesterday, Brent crude, the worldwide benchmark dropped to $61 from the $64 recorded on November 7.
Nebraska unemployment for October lowest since 1999
The bulk of the increase in leisure and hospitality was attributed to employment increases in food services and drinking places. Unemployment remains historically low in ME , with the rate at or below 4 percent for 25 consecutive months, officials say.
Pope blesses Lamborghini being auctioned for charity
One of the Fiat 500s that carried Pope Francis around NY during his US visit fetched a reported $300,000 from a philanthropist. The particular Lambo Huracan RWD donated to the Pope was the result of an idea pushed by the ad agency Riptide, Milan.
Possible outage affecting iPhone users with AT&T
Numerous reports of problems are showing up on Twitter , as affected customers are reaching out to the company for a solution. AT&T has replied to several customers on the social media site, advising them to turn their phones off and then back on.
OnePlus 5T Specs, Price, And Release Date Officially Announced
The internals, though, are all the same, and for the most part the majority of the features are too as it is the same software. OnePlus co-founder even took the opportunity to have a jab at Apple by claiming that some phones even cost more than $1,000.
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long
Long was the chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee from 2014-16 and still serves on the committee. Long has been Arkansas' athletic director since 2008 when he replaced Frank Broyles.
We Just Discovered Another New Planet That Could Host Life
They must find oxygen to figure out if it could be a good host planet for human colonisation or whether life already exists there. More exoplanets are being discovered by astronomers due in part to tools like HARP and ESO's Extremely Large Telescope .
Amazon brings Echo, Alexa, and Prime Music to Canada
Now customers can pre-order their Amazon Echo devices from Amazon Canada whose shipping will begin on December 5th. After a few years of waiting, Amazon Alexa and the Echo lineup of devices is officially coming to Canada.