"For every artist who wants to perform in China, officials comb through their social media and press reports to see if they have done anything deemed to be offensive to the country", the source told Page Six.
The 33-year-old pop star has been banned "indefinitely" from China, just days before her scheduled performance at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, Page Six reported on Thursday. Taiwan has been in conflict with China over its independence for many years.
It triggered a controversy because the sunflower had been adopted the year before by anti-China protesters, as noted by Page Six.
There's no word yet on why exactly Hadid won't be walking, but she isn't the only model who has had to drop out at the last minute.
Odd-even scheme comes under smog after NGT poser
Ghaziabad was the most polluted city in the entire NCR, with PM2.5 at an astounding 848 units at 4 p.m - 33 times the safe limit. The CNG vehicles and emergency services, such as ambulance and fire engines, will only get exemption during the odd-even scheme.
Natural disaster of 7.3 magnitude hits Iraq: USGS
Local media reported that eight villages in Iran had been damaged by the quake and rescue teams had been sent to those areas. The centre was reported by the USGS to be in the southeast of Iraq's Sulaymaniya province, close to the Iranian border.
SC hear plea for probe into medical admission scam
The two were accused of assuring the college representative of getting favourable orders from the top court. The bench also impleaded the Supreme Court Bar Association in the petition on the forum's request.
Hadid did not gave any explanation for her absence but it is being talked that she is among the ones affected by the Chinese visa issue. "Maroon 5 was banned a few years ago because one band member wished the Dalai Lama happy birthday on Twitter". 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.
And one big name slated to appear is our very own Harry Styles.
Model Adriana Lima's visa has been held up due to an ongoing "diplomatic problem".
A huge lot of bloggers who were set to cover the show will also not be flying to China as they have not been granted visas. This is not the first time something like this has happened; celebs have been banned from entering China before as well.
Unfortunately, the OnePlus 5T doesn't feature a microSD card slot, so in this case, what you see is what you get, storage-wise. The battery capacity also remains unchanged at 3300mAh alongside support for Dash Charge fast charging technology .
May yesterday summoned Patel to No 10 to "remind her of the obligations which exist under the ministerial code". Downing Street said the premier had accepted her apology and considered the matter closed.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell calling for an ethics investigation and Franken, surprisingly, offering his full participation . "I said something like, 'Relax Al, this isn't SNL ...we don't need to rehearse the kiss'".
The transaction is expected to be close in the fourth quarter of this year, subject to regulatory approval. Unilever North America president Kees Kruythoff, meanwhile, praised TAZO's strong appeal with millennials.
Its own board similarly thinks that the offer undervalues the company and NXPs shares were trading above Qualcomms offer. Shares of Qualcomm have been declining in value in the recent quarters, which is why Broadcom made its proposal.
Hoboken voters chose Ravinder Bhalla, who became the first Sikh mayor to be elected in the state of New Jersey. If Tuesday night is a precursor for the future, expect more LGBTQ people to run for office - and win handily.
It has been reported that MA is now on its way to joining these areas and making changing the clocks a thing of the past. But this also means that the sun will be setting earlier and earlier in the afternoon in the coming weeks.
NBC also reports that Flynn's son could be under investigation for work that he did under his father's lobbying firm. If he is charged, Mr Flynn would be the fourth person to face prosecution as part of Mr Mueller's investigation.
What's emerged as the No. 2 category after iPhones for Apple is Services, which includes iTunes, Apple Music and iCloud. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.87 per share.
Anti-Trump truck window decal causes controversy for sheriff
New Hampshire that certain "fighting words", which would tend to incite violence, are not protected under the First Amendment. Healey, the district attorney, told the Chronicle that his office was not contacted before Nehls posted the photo to Facebook.
Former Celtic, Man United man Miller battling cancer
Fellow former United player Danny Higginbotham said: "If true very sad news about one of my former teammates Liam Miller ". Ex-Celtic defender Darren O'Dea, now with Dundee, said: 'All my thoughts and love with Liam Miller and his family'.
Alibaba racks up $35b in Singles' Day sales
Alibaba's Singles' Day records have been smashed yet again with a massive $25.3 billion of merchandise being sold today. Alibaba managed to expand Singles Day from a local Chinese sales event to a global sales day.
How to Use Files Go, Google's New AirDrop-Style File Sharing App
This allows you to quickly uninstall apps that you are no longer using or you do not use regularly enough to justify the download. Another additional feature is the ability to transfer files from your phone to a friend's handset in the immediate vicinity.
Next year's iPads might feature Face ID
This information comes from KGI Securities' analyst Ming-Chi Kuo - who also has a decent track record with Apple rumours. This would especially be beneficial for the larger iPad Pro which has the same design as the first-gen model from 2015.
Lamar Odom Collapses At Los Angeles Night Club
However, Lamar's rep told TMZ that it wasn't due to alcohol - but said he collapsed due to dehydration after an intense workout. Odom had suffered a near-death experience in 2015 when he was found unconscious at a Las Vegas brothel.
George HW Bush said to have called Trump a 'blowhard'
Criticism between the Bush family and President Trump has gone both ways. "George Bush grew up thinking about the greater good". He went on to say that the current president is driven by a "certain ego" rather than civic duty.
Starcraft II Is Going Free To Play Later This Month
Blizzard revealed that StarCraft II is going to become a free-to-play game at its Blizzcon event in Anaheim, California. StarCraft II remains as one of the biggest, most successful, and most popular RTS games on the market.
Gunman opens fire in Walmart; 3 dead
Thornton police say 47-year-old Scott Ostrem was arrested Thursday morning, about 14 hours after he fled the store in a auto . However, a Thornton PD spokesperson did refer to the shooting as a heinous act. "The employees started screaming".