SUN SUNI KHABAR MAY 1ST, 2016
Bernie Sanders said today he will consider the Democratic Party's convention "contested," unless his opponent Hillary Clinton gets enough pledged delegates to win nomination without super delegates. The Vermont senator essentially vowed to fight to win over those coveted party elites -- the super delegates -- until they formally vote in July. "She will need super delegates to take her over the top of the convention in Philadelphia. In other words, the convention will be a contested contest," he said during a press conference in Washington, D.C. Sanders' top brass has been arguing this point for weeks, but this was the most direct statement the senator has made about his outlook on the remaining portion of the nominating process.
MASSIVE FIRE BREAKS OUT AT MANHATTAN CHURCH
A four-alarm fire engulfed an Orthodox church in New York City on Sunday evening, the day Orthodox Christians celebrated Easter.New York City’s fire department responded to the blaze at the Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of Saint Sava on West 25th Street and Broadway in Manhattan after the fire broke out shortly before 7 p.m. ET, the New York Post reported. At least 170 firefighters arrived on the scene to combat the flames. Plumes of smoke poured out of the church, which onlookers reported seeing from blocks away.No injuries were reported, the department said.
HISTORIC CRUISE TO CUBA SETS SAIL FROM MIAMI
The cruise ship Adonia headed out of Miami for a rendezvous with history, destined to become the first U.S. ship in decades to dock in Cuba on Monday.For some of the 700 travelers, paying a visit to a once-forbidden communist-led nation has been a longtime dream that seemed possible only after the U.S. announced in December 2014 that diplomatic relations would be restored between two countries separated by revolution, an American trade embargo and Cold War rhetoric.
KABALI TEASER CREATES NEW RECORDS
The much-awaited teaser of Superstar Rajinikanth’s flick Kabali is out and going viral, creating a new record in cyberspace. Garnering more than 50,000 views within a few minutes, the hashtags #kabaliteaser, #magizhchi, #KabaliDa, #Thalaivar created by the fans are trending nationally on YouTube. With his trademark punch lines and style quotient, Rajini looks truly mesmerising in the gangster film directed by Ranjith. The teaser opens with the hero emerging in a three-piece suit sporting a white beard with the line ‘Neruppu da’ playing in the background . In his inimitable style, he speaks the punch dialogue replying a query from his rival (played by Kishore) who is Kabali? He says, “You think I am someone who plays a sidekick to villain Nambiar? I am Kabali da.”