Nov 19 2017
At one point during her 2015 concert, she even draped a Taiwanese flag over her sunflower dress, further angering a country that has long refused to recognize Taiwan as its territory.
Perry's failure to attend the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show comes immediately after model Gigi Hadid reportedly failed to secure a visa to enter China because of an Instagram video in which she allegedly mocked Asians, a source told Page Six.
Hadid, who was number five on Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid female models past year, earning $9 million, had expressed her participation in the show in August.
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show takes place in Shanghai this Monday.
Perry has not commented publicly on the reported ban.
Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault
Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter has been accused of sexual assault by the USA Women's football team goalkeeper Hope Solo . In 2004, he landed in hot water after saying women's soccer should use sex appeal as a way to grow the game .
Moscow drafts 'reciprocal measures' over United States demands on Russia Today
The Duma is obliged to give its laws two preliminary approvals before passing them, which Volodin said could happen next week. Simonyan said that RT will comply, otherwise she could be arrested and the news outlet's accounts frozen.
Twitter Pauses Verifications Amid Controversy Over Charlottesville Organizer
CEO Jack Dorsey weighed in on the issue, saying that the company has known for awhile that the system was broken. Several celebrities on Twitter were quick to condemn Twitter's decision to give Kessler the badge.
Alongside Gigi Hadid, some other big names of Victoria's Secret have been denied Chinese visa.
Back in 2015, Katy Perry had performed in Taipei, Taiwan, wearing a bright dress decorated with sunflowers.
Her outfit wound up causing widespread outrage because the sunflower had been adopted the year before by anti-China protesters.
Earlier this year, the model was called out for "discrimination" after a video of her seemingly imitating Buddha's appearance surfaced online. In February the U.S. model posted a video featuring her pulling a narrowed-eyes expression while holding a small Buddha.
"She was initially granted a visa to perform at the VS show in Shanghai, then Chinese officials changed their minds and yanked her visa", a source said. Many including ulia Belyakova, Kate Grigorieva and Irina Sharipova from Russian Federation, as well as Dasha Khlystun from Ukraine were all denied the requisite visa. "This will, without question, be the biggest fashion event in history".
Nov 19 2017
David Luiz Back in Chelsea Team After Antonio Conte Froze Him Out
The Premier League champions will lock horns with West Bromwich Albion on Saturday afternoon. Now he's a young player, but he's a Chelsea player and an important Chelsea player".
Nov 18 2017
Apple's HomePod Smart Speaker Delayed Until 2018
All that being said "early 2018" is also quite the vague target date; hopefully we won't have to wait beyond January or February. Amazon created Alexa for the Echo, and the virtual assistant has gone on to be the big breakout tech star of 2017.
Nov 16 2017
The doctor will know if you're not taking your meds now
The sensor, which has no battery or antenna, is activated when it gets wet from the fluids in the stomach, according to Reuters . In a historic move by the US Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ), the first ever digital pill has been approved for use.
Nov 15 2017
Hulu working on live-action Hitman series
Kolstad will serve as an executive producer for the Hitman show which Fox 21 hopes to be a new "flagship" series for the company. Director Xavier Gens released Hitman in 2007 to negative reviews, though the film did gross $99 million on a $24 million budget.
Nov 14 2017
Italy Misses World Cup for First Time Since 1958
Italy , who are now ranked 15th in the world, had an ordinary qualification campaign, finishing second in their group. I don't want to think it's the game of life but I'm convinced that, with the help of the fans, we will do it.
Nov 13 2017
Strong 7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Western Iran, Damages Villages
An natural disaster of magnitude 7.2 has hit the border region between Iran and Iraq, the US Geological Survey ( USGS ) says. Extensive damage has also been reported in countless villages , which have also seen telecommunication and power outages.
Nov 11 2017
Early orders of Google Pixel Buds are now shipping
However, a user shared in a recent post that the problem may be resolved by blowing into the bottom speaker. While there's no permanent solution to it, but a user named Adam Zeird has found a temporary fix.
Nov 10 2017
Walmart's Black Friday 2017 ad is out!
Sears says most of its stores will be open from 6 p.m.to midnight on Thanksgiving, though some will be closed for the holiday. The stretched out deals have dimmed some of Black Friday's glow, but Thanksgiving is growing in popularity as a shopping day.
Nov 09 2017
Bucks acquire Bledsoe from Suns for Monroe, two picks
Monroe has been restricted to just five games this season and hasn't played since October 26 because of a left calf strain. Bledsoe would join a Bucks backcourt with 2016 Rookie of the Year Malcolm Brogdon , Matthew Dellavedova and Jason Terry.
Nov 08 2017
Netflix email scam targets millions of users
You can do this by hovering over the sender's name, though some email clients will display the actual address as well. Mailguard , a company that protects businesses against scammers and phishers took a screenshot of the email scam .
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