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Praise and condemnation for Iran's new hardline president

June 19 (Reuters) - Following are some world reactions to the election of Ebrahim Raisi as president of Iran. Raisi, 60, is a hardline judge who is loyal to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and subject to U.S. sanctions for alleged human rights abuses. read more. VLADIMIR PUTIN, RUSSIAN PRESIDENT.
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NASA’s images of the sun find a place on postage stamps

The U.S. Postal Service has issued a new set of postage stamps highlighting views of the sun taken from the NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). The stamps have a black background with images of the sun showcasing a range of activity observed by the Solar Dynamics Observatory since its launch. The postal service issued the Sun Science stamps during a ceremony held at the Greenbelt Main Post Office in Maryland on June 18.

'Peter Pan': Here's Who's Playing Captain Hook in Upcoming Disney Remake

In July 2020, Variety reported that Disney found Captain Hook for their live-action Peter Pan film, which will be titled Peter Pan & Wendy. The publication reported that Jude Law would portray Hook in the upcoming movie. Davie Lowery, who directed Pete's Dragon, will direct and co-write the film (he will be co-writing alongside Toby Halbrooks). The movie is based on 1953's Peter Pan, the classic animated featured that was based on J.M. Barrie's 1904 play Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up.
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France Televisions Unveils Animated Slate at Annecy

France’s public broadcaster France Televisions confirmed its status as one of Europe’s biggest financiers of animation during the Annecy festival where it unveiled its wide-ranging slate during a press conference. In 2020, which was marked by the pandemic and two lockdowns, the broadcaster invested 32 million euros in productions of...
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'Game of Thrones': 'House of the Dragon' Release Date Might Be Sooner Than Some Expected

Author George R.R. Martin gave an updated estimate on the release date of the Game of Thrones spinoff House of the Dragon this week. Martin was interview by local PBS affiliate WTTW Chicago on Thursday while he was in town to receive an honorary doctorate from his alma mater, Northwestern University. During the conversation, he mentioned that he hoped the prequel would air in the "spring" of 2022.
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Jazz Jennings Opens Up About 'Substantial' Weight Gain and Eating Disorder

Jazz Jennings is opening up about her struggle with binge-eating disorder (BED) after gaining a "substantial amount of weight." The transgender activist, 20, posted some before and after photos on Friday, sharing she gained "almost 100 lbs. in a little less than 2 years" as she holds herself accountable to change. "As many of you have noticed, over the past few years, I have gained a substantial amount of weight," she started in the Instagram caption.
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How To Get Fortnite Thanos Skin In Season 7

Thanos is coming back to Fortnite Battle Royale! This time, however, the popular Marvel character will be added to the game as a skin. Previously, players could see him only in limited-time game modes with Marvel collaborations. Fortnite players will be able to obtain the Thanos skin for free on...

Phillies' Brad Miller: Not starting Saturday

Miller isn't starting Saturday's game against the Giants. Miller had started each of the last two games with Jean Segura (groin) sidelined, but he went 0-for-7 with a walk and six strikeouts. Luke Williams will start at second base and bat seventh.
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Germany clicks at Euro 2020 with 4-2 win over Portugal

MUNICH (AP) — Germany finally clicked into gear at the European Championship, with a little help from defending champion Portugal. The Portuguese became the first team to score two own-goals in one game at the continental tournament, giving Germany a 4-2 victory. Cristiano Ronaldo put Portugal in the lead in...
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Stockton: West Nile virus detected in three mosquitos

The West Nile virus was detected in three separate samples of mosquitos found in Stockton on Friday, according to the San Joaquin County Mosquito and Vector Control District. The district said their mosquito surveillance system discovered the virus from mosquito samples found in the 95207 and 95209 zip codes. “Our...
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Israel says Iran's Raisi extreme, committed to nuclear programme

JERUSALEM, June 19 (Reuters) - Israel's foreign ministry on Saturday condemned Iran's newly-elected president Ebrahim Raisi, saying he was its most extreme president yet and committed to quickly advancing Tehran's nuclear programme. "After the Supreme Leader effectively dictated to the Iranian public who they could choose, less than 50% of...

Gundogan claims Euro 2020 bragging rights on Dias and Bernardo

The Germans fought back from conceding an early goal to get their Euro 2020 campaign up and running after a loss in their first group game with a result that saw them draw level on three points with Portugal after two matches apiece. In a pulsating, action-packed encounter played out...
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Global Pharmaceutical Indicator Strips Market Trend Analytics, Current Updates, Global Share Analysis, Competitive Analysis and Industry Forecast to 2031

A New Market Study, titled “ Pharmaceutical Indicator Strips Market Upcoming Trends, Growth Drivers and Challenges” . This report provides a depth study of “Pharmaceutical Indicator Strips Market” using SWOT analysis i.e. Strength, Weakness, Opportunities, and Threat to the organization. The Pharmaceutical Indicator Strips Market report also provides an in-depth survey of key players in the market which is based on the various objectives of an organization such as profiling, the product outline, the quantity of production, required raw material, and the financial health of the organization.
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Sing 2: Release Date, Cast And Other Quick Things We Know About The Musical Sequel

In December 2016, Illumination Entertainment continued its momentous run at the box office with the arrival of the animated jukebox musical comedy Sing. With a star-studded cast that included the likes of Matthew McConaughy, Scarlett Johansson, Reese Witherspoon, Taron Egerton, and dozens of other famous actors and singers, a great story, and excellent execution, the movie became a quick hit with fans of all shapes, sizes, and species. And, just like other Illumination projects, like the Despicable Me franchise for example, Sing will soon have a sequel of its own.