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  • Delhi ranks 111th on global liveability index 20-08-2014 08:09 PM

    New Delhi: India's national capital, New Delhi, features at a disappointing 111th position while 'Millennium City' Mumbai's liveability index has shot up in the past five years, says a global livability survey held by the Economist Intelligent Unit. In the survey that ranks 140 cities across the globe, the liveability...
  • Aamir Khan's new 'PK' poster revealed and this time he poses without the transistor 20-08-2014 05:19 PM

    He raised a million eyebrows by posing almost in the buff in the first poster of 'PK' and everyone was waiting with bated breaths to see what sensational will Aamir Khan do in the second poster. So, finally the second poster of 'PK' has been released and this time Aamir...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you guess these lesser-known Randeep Hooda movies? 20-08-2014 04:16 PM

    As the actor turns 38 today, here's a quiz for all his fans. Take this quiz and tell us how much you know about your favourite star? ...
  • Watch: Daler Mehndi takes the Ice Bucket Challenge! The singer has nominated Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan to take the challenge next 20-08-2014 03:22 PM

    The Ice Bucket Challenge has come to India and how! Famous pop singer Daler Mehndi has taken the challenge to spread awareness for ALS victims and has nominated superstars Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra to take the challenge next. Watch the singer pour three buckets full of...
  • Karbonn Titanium S19 with a 5-inch HD display, Android 4.4 KitKat, 13MP camera launched in India at Rs 8,999 20-08-2014 02:50 PM

    Karbonn Titanium S19 New Delhi: Karbonn has launched what is claimed to be a selfie phone - the Titanium S19. The phone features a 13 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera. The camera features Voice Capture and Live Photo Mode, a built-in BSI Sensor to help users...
  • Photos: The Oldify app created these amazing images of what Hollywood celebs would look like when they turn 80! 20-08-2014 02:16 PM

    Have you ever imagined what Justin Bieber would look like when he turns 80? An artist edited photos of popular Hollywood celebrities like Ashton Kutcher, Leonardo DiCaprio, Angelina Jolie, and Nicholas Cage to show what these celebrities would look at the age of 80. But it's the last image of...
  • Photos: Have you ever seen what perfect snowflakes look like? 13 stunning close-up shots of snowflakes you wouldn't believe are real! 20-08-2014 02:06 PM

    We've all seen illustrations of the perfect snowflake and most of you may even have found the ideal snow flake some time during a snow fall. These amazing photos of snowflakes were taken from a homemade camera rig and the pictures are truly stunning. These snowflakes are so flawless you...
  • From a dying Shah Rukh Khan to a 'vidaai' song: 12 sequences people who cry too much during Bollywood movies just cannot handle 20-08-2014 01:45 PM

    'Keep a lot of tissue handy, we're going to watch a movie.' Is that something you hear a lot? Don't worry, it's okay to cry. How can you not cry when Shah Rukh Khan dies in a movie, or when he cries because he'll never get the love of his...
  • Benedict Cumberbatch to voice Sher Khan in the upcoming Warner Bros. film 'Jungle Book: Origins' 20-08-2014 01:40 PM

    Here's another piece of fantastic news for Benedict Cumberbatch fans. After portraying the role of Khan in 'Star Trek Into Darkness', Cumberbatch will now be giving his voice to Sher Khan, in the upcoming Warner Brothers' 'Jungle Book: Origins'. The news was first reported by Hollywood Reporter on Tuesday. The...
  • Unexploded: Wars Within and Without 20-08-2014 01:15 PM

    There is a poignant scene midway through Alison Macleod's novel about wartime England. The setting is Brighton, it's October 1940, when `bombs dropped like the leaves of autumn'. In the midst of death and despair a concert has been organised at the local internment camp by Superintendent Geoffrey Beaumont. A...
  • Rani Mukerji: I got married in a Bengali way and it was really nice to see Aditya in a 'topor' and 'dhoti' 20-08-2014 01:02 PM

    New Delhi: Rani Mukerji finally opens up about her marriage to Aditya Chopra in an interview given to CNN IBN's entertainment editor Rajeev Masand. The actress, who is promoting her first movie after wedding said that she started shooting for the movie soon after her marriage. "I plunged myself into...
  • The Rs 100 crore trap: Why blockbusters like 'Singham Returns' and 'Kick' sell out strong female characters and settle for Supermen 20-08-2014 12:13 PM

    New Delhi: His muscles are palpable from under his snug-fitting khaki uniform. His walks with purpose, his face giving nothing away, his demeanour grim. The handlebar moustache and the aviator sunglasses add that extra rugged quality to his look. From the point of view of filmmaker Rohit Shetty, his hero,...
  • Like it or not, Twitter will push tweets from people you don't follow to your timeline 20-08-2014 11:31 AM

    Wondered on seeing tweets in your timeline from people you don't even follow? This is no technical glitch. In fact, this is a new feature which Twitter believes will make your timeline "even more relevant and interesting". In a new addition to its Support section, Twitter clarifies that why it...
  • Is Bollywood ready to take the Ice Bucket Challenge? South Indian actress Hansika Motwani kicks off the trend in India 20-08-2014 11:03 AM

    The idea is simple: Take a bucket of ice water, dump it over your head, record it and post the video on social media. It's cold, it's fun and it's contagious. But these ice bucket challenges and similar social media-powered stunts also are raising awareness and money for causes such...
  • 'She's only stayed abroad for a year; that accent is fake!' 13 conclusions you quickly draw around an Indian with a foreign accent 20-08-2014 10:40 AM

    How often do you come across an Indian with a foreign accent? It is certainly weird when one of your childhood friends go abroad to study for a couple of years and come back with an unmistakable accent that is hard to ignore. How did they manage to lose that...
  • Ice bucket challenge comes to India: Hansika Motwani becomes one of the first Indian celebrities to take on the challenge; nominates 'all her fans' 20-08-2014 09:30 AM

    One of the first film actors to take the ALS ice bucket challenge, the 23-year-old actress dumped a bucket of ice water on herself last night and uploaded a video on her official Twitter page."Thank you to everyone for challenging me to do the #icebucketchallenge to raise awareness for ALS....
  • There's no way we can justify MP's absence in Rajya Sabha, especially Sachin Tendulkar; his word carries weight: Javed Akhtar 19-08-2014 06:07 PM

    New Delhi: Noted lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar today lamented the fact that Rekha and Sachin Tendulkar, members of parliament from the Indian film and sports fraternity haven't been attending the Parliamentary sessions regularly. Speaking at a press conference in the city, Akhtar said, "There's no way we can justify...
  • Photos: Telangana witnesses total shutdown due to door-to-door survey 19-08-2014 03:27 PM

    Telangana has witnessed a total shutdown on Tuesday in order to participate in door-to-door survey. 'Telangana Samagra Kutumba Survey' or 'Telangana Intensive Household Survey' will cover over 84 lakh households in the state. The enumerators will visit all houses in all 10 districts of the state. All business establishments were...
  • Italian man sues ex-wife for putting up decade-old honeymoon pictures on Facebook: report 19-08-2014 03:20 PM

    An Italian man has won a lawsuit against his wife for uploading decade-old pictures of the two on honeymoon, to Facebook, according to a report in the Independent. The court ordered the woman to take the pictures off the popular social media site saying it breached his privacy. The woman...
  • Watch: This incredible $2 million pool features five colossal waterfalls, a lazy river and a tunnel deep enough for scuba diving! 19-08-2014 03:12 PM

    Have you ever been to a pool that costs 2 million dollars? Animal Planet shared a video of an incredible pool that has everything from a kitchen to a changing room and even a scuba diving spot! There are five waterfalls, a 300 foot long lazy river and a hidden...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you guess who are these famous TV celebs posing with their better halves? 19-08-2014 02:59 PM

    Let's see how good you are at identifying your favourite TV celebrity. Just to bring you a step closer in recognising them, we have posted their pictures with their better halves. ...
  • Watch: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange takes the dance floor by storm with his crazy moves. This isn't something you see every day! 19-08-2014 02:20 PM

    Julian Assange is planning to leave Ecuadorian embassy and it's all over the news right now. But we bet you haven't seen him dance like there's no tomorrow. The WikiLeaks founder had been under investigation in the US for a long time. This video is from a bar in Reykjavik...
  • Photos: On World Photography Day, you need to see these 25 mesmerising photos of India that sum up what our glorious country is all about 19-08-2014 01:44 PM

    The World Photography Day is celebrated every year on 19th August to mark the special day to honour those artists who make a picture say a thousand words. The reason why 19th August was chosen to celebrate the day was the French government's decision to allow the daguerreotype process to...
  • Salman Khan returns as host to India's grandest reality show: Why our tireless obsession with voyeurism is good for night time TV 19-08-2014 12:52 PM

    The teaser of 'Bigg Boss 8' was released few days back and the fans are really excited to see Salman Khan. And the exhilaration is even more because Salman will be hosting the show again. The teaser shows Salman Khan in pilot's outfit. The actor is no doubt looking suave...
  • World Photography Day: Revisiting the world's first ever selfie from 175 years ago 19-08-2014 12:29 PM

    This 1839 self-photograph by amateur chemist and photography enthusiast Robert Cornelius (1809-1893) from Philadelphia is believed to be the world's first ever selfie - a photography craze that is taking the world by storm 175 years later.This daguerreotype (a pioneering and popular photographic process) was also the first to be...
  • Excerpt from Batik Rain by Ashwini Devare 19-08-2014 12:20 PM

    Batik Rain explores the theme of rootlessness and displacement. It's about people who are drifting. But just as you are about to give up, the mist clears a little, bit by bit, till sunlight penetrates through and you feel the warmth. The stories revolve around individuals who yearn for a...
  • Watch: Actor Robin Williams' message of hope to a terminally ill woman will bring a lump to your throat 19-08-2014 11:51 AM

    Robin Williams, who committed suicide last week, was an actor who brought warmth to audiences across the world. A few months ago, Williams sent a short video message to a 21-year-old cancer patient from New Zealand. Vivian Waller had listed "meet Robin Williams" in her Bucket List.In his signature style,...
  • 'CID ko call karo', 'Daya darwaza tod do' and ACP Pradyuman's hand gestures: 20 things that happen without fail in every CID episode 19-08-2014 11:31 AM

    When CID first aired on Indian television in 1998 (yes, you're that old), it seemed like we had found our answer to the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. Sixteen years and thousands of criminal cases later, we are now only left with ACP Pradyuman, Daya and Abhijeet as meme materials on...