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George Clooney 'injured in car accident in Sardinia'

George Clooney 'injured in car accident in Sardinia'

Entertainment
George Clooney was reportedly involved in a car accident in Italy when his scooter collided with a pick-up truck.The Hollywood mega star was reportedly driving his scooter along a road in Costa Corallina when the collision occurred.George is currently in the country filming a new TV series.  GETTY BIKE ACCIDENT: George Clooney is reportedly injured following the collision George's girls   George Clooney is at the centre of many a woman's heart - but it seems he may have finally been struck by cupid's arrow. As rumours of his engagement hit the web we look back at the women who were conquered by gorgeous George ...
The best-performing fund of the first quarter was put together by accident

The best-performing fund of the first quarter was put together by accident

Finance
Christopher Devlin, founder and chief investment officer of Selective Wealth Management, put together the best-performing fund of the first quarter. However, he did not mean it for the fund to be so tech-heavy."That was not part of the overall plan," said Devlin, who created the fund in January of last year. "As we analyze the investing landscape, we try to look for businesses that can grow earnings over the next five-to-10 years. We found a lot of those companies were in tech.""We weren't trying to ride the tech wave here," Devlin said.The fund's high exposure to tech paid off, nonetheless. The Selective Opportunity Foundation fund (SLCTX) returned 14.39 percent to investors in the first quarter, the highest among funds tracked by Morningstar. It is made up of 10 stocks, eight of which ar...
HC directive to IRDA on enhancing accident cover for victims

HC directive to IRDA on enhancing accident cover for victims

Finance
The Madras High Court has directed the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority (IRDA) to enhance compulsory personal accident cover from Rs 1 lakh to not less than Rs 15 lakh, enabling vehicle owners paying premium to get adequate compensation in the event of death or bodily injury.A division bench comprising justices R Subbiah and A D Jagadish Chandira gave the order while allowing an appeal by United India Insurance Co. Ltd, Neyveli.Referring to an IRDA note in the policy, the judges said that the policy to compensate vehicle owners by virtue of the personal accident cover was introduced 15 years ago. In 2002, Rs one lakh envisaged under it might have been enough to meet medical expenses of the injured owner to a certain extent.However, 15 years had lapsed and medical treatment costs ...
Britain's Got Talent Diversity star dies in tragic car accident

Britain's Got Talent Diversity star dies in tragic car accident

Entertainment
The former member of the dance troupe, 27, was involved in a fatal accident in Canada.Anker had been a founding member of the group who won Britain's Got Talent, created by Ashley Banjo.He also appeared in the London West End's Thriller before moving to Canada last year to marry his fiancée.The star was originally from Essex, but spent time with family in central London and Lincolnshire.TWITTERTRAGIC: Diversity dancer Robert Anker has died aged 27Stars we've lost in 2017  Famous faces who have died in 2017BBC Doctor Who assistant Deborah Watling played Victoria Waterfield, dies aged 69 ITVDIVERSITY: The dance troupe won Britain's Got Talent in 2009Robert also appeared on Simon Cowell's other talent show The X Factor, as well as Take Me Out.He even starred in musi