ALONE

  • Oscars 2014: Academy revokes the song 'Alone' from nominations January 30, 2014

    Los Angeles: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revoked the song 'Alone yet not alone' from the film of the same name, from its nomination for best original song. The composer of the song Bruce Broughton, who is a former governor and current music branch executive committee member,...
  • Oscars 2014: Nominations in the best song category January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The songs which have made it to the top five of Oscars 2014 are 'Alone Yet Not Alone' from 'Alone Not Yet Alone', 'Happy' from 'Despicable Me 2', 'Let It Go' from 'Frozen', 'The Moon Song' from 'Her', and 'Ordinary Love' from 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom'. ...
  • As ties with India grow, Israel again says won't supply arms to Pakistan September 16, 2013

    New Delhi: With its defence ties with India growing at a rapid pace, Israel on Sunday asserted that it will not supply any weapons systems and military hardware to Pakistan, saying the policy in this regard was "very clear" and "strict". Israeli Ambassador Alon Ushpiz said his country follows very strict...
  • Jermaine Jackson changes surname to Jacksun February 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Jermaine Jackson has legally changed his last name to Jacksun for 'artistic reasons'. The 58 year old submitted paperwork at the Los Angeles County Superior Court in November to change his last name to Jacksun and it has finally been approved, reported TMZ. Jermaine had to publicly announce...
  • Every govt has the right for self defence: Ambassador of Israel to India November 20, 2012

    Alon Ushpiz, Ambassador of Israel to India speaks on Iran and truce....
  • Jermaine Jackson petitions to alter famous name November 8, 2012

    Los Angeles: Jermaine Jackson wants to change his name to something a little brighter. He's asking a court to allow him to alter his famous surname and become Jermaine Jacksun. The older brother of Michael Jackson filed a name change petition on Tuesday in Los Angeles, stating the switch was...
  • Oscar winning actress Brenda Fricker is now broke October 23, 2012

    Los Angeles: Oscar winning actress Brenda Fricker says she is now bankrupt after blowing all her savings. Fricker made the revelation during an interview for TV show 'Living The Life', reports dailystar.co.uk. "I lived off my savings while they lasted, now I'm completely broke. But as long as I have a roof...
  • 'Charulatha' competes with 'Saattai' in Tamil September 21, 2012

    After 'Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom' postponed, the race is now between 'Saattai' and 'Charulatha'. Both belong to different genres and hence, a variety fare is in store. Produced by director Prabhu Solomon, 'Saattai' directed by newcomer Anbazhagan has filmmaker Samuthirakani in lead role. The film is about the education system and...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Alon Ushpiz, Israel's Ambassador February 14, 2012

    Israel's Ambassador to India Alon Ushpiz said he has more than 100 per cent faith on Indian investigators. ...
  • 5yearold travels alone in train to meet granny January 19, 2012

    Mumbai: At a time when the rich tapestry of family ties are slowly disintegrating, here comes a heartwarming and yet a heartstopping tale of a fiveyearold. The little girl ran away from home and undertook a solitary train journey across six railway stations from Mulund to Vidyavihar, just so she...
  • Living alone after heart attack is a death risk August 8, 2011

    New York: Living alone after a heart attack is associated with a higher risk of death over the next four years, while a lack of support at home was also linked to a lower quality of life just one year after the attack, according to a study. While the risk...
  • Home alone, Obama spends a bachelor's weekend August 9, 2010

    Washington: Home alone, President Barack Obama has been enjoying what some have jokingly referred to as a bachelor's weekend with friends golfing, playing basketball and grilling out on the White House South Lawn. The festivities are all part of a belated birthday celebration of sorts for the president, who turned...
  • Really Tough Movie Quiz: Answers and winners January 1, 2010

    Here are the results of last week's Really Tough Movie Quiz are out. Find out if you are one of the lucky winners. Q1) Identify this recent superhit Hollywood film from the names of these characters who appear in it: Jackson Curtis Laura Wilson Adrian Helmsley Ans 1) 2012 Q2) Take a look at...
  • Bestsellers: Books you should read this month November 24, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction, Management and Children's category, for the period ranging from November 16, 2009 to November 22, 2009. Crossword Top 1 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction for the period November 16, 2009 to November 22, 2009. ...
  • Bestsellers for the first week of Nov November 11, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction, Management and Children's category, for the period ranging from November 2, 2009 to November 8, 2009. Crossword Top 1 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction for the period 05/10/09 to 11/10/09 ...
  • Bestsellers you should be reading this week October 16, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction, Management and Children's category, for the period ranging from October 5, 2009 to October 11, 2009. RANK TITLE AUTHOR PUBLISHER 1 The Professional Subroto Bagchi Penguin Books India 2 Stay Hungry Stay...
  • Bestseller list: Books you should be reading this week October 12, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction, Management and Children's category, for the period ranging from September 28, 2009 to October 4, 2009. FICTION RANKTITLEAUTHORPUBLISHERPRICE1The Lost SymbolDan BrownRandom House UKRs 6992Sidney Sheldons Mistress Of The Game Tilly Bagshawe Harper Collins India Rs 2503Unaccustomed EarthJhumpa...
  • Bestseller list: Books you should be reading this week October 1, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction and Children's category, for the period ranging from September 21, 2009 to September 27, 2009. RANKTITLEAUTHORPUBLISHERPRICE1The Lost SymbolDan BrownRandom House UKRs 6992Sidney Sheldons Mistress Of The Game Tilly Bagshawe Harper Collins India Rs 2503The Winner Stands...
  • Twitter site offers followers line to God August 18, 2009

    Jerusalem: Want to tweet God? An Israeli University student has opened a Twitter site, twitter.com/thekotel, where prayers can be sent for placement in the crevices of Jerusalem's Western Wall, a Jewish holy site that faithful believe provides a direct line to the Almighty. "I take their prayers, print them out...
  • Weekly Bestsellers: Grab your copy today! August 17, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction and Children's category, for the period ranging from 3 August 2009 to 9 August 2009. RANK TITLE ...
  • Best Reads: Grab your bestsellers today! July 25, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction and Children's category, for the period ranging from July 18 to July 25, 2009. RANK TITLE ...
  • Weekly bestseller list: Get your copy today! July 8, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction and Children's category, for the period ranging from June 29 to July 07, 2009. RANK TITLE ...
  • Weekly Bestsellers: Buy yourself one today! July 3, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 20 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction and Children's category, for the period ranging from June 22 to June 28, 2009. RANK TITLE AUTHOR PUBLISHER PRICE...
  • Weekly Bestsellers: Grab your copy today! June 24, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 10 Bestseller List, in Fiction, and NonFiction category, for the period ranging from June 15 to June 21, 2009. RANK TITLE AUTHOR...
  • Read This: Top 20 fiction, nonfiction lists June 11, 2009

    Take a look at the Crossword Top 1 to 10 Bestseller List, in Fiction, NonFiction and Children's books category, for the period ranging from June 1 to June 7, 2009. RANK TITLE ...
  • Loneliness is equal to smoking, kills slowly March 3, 2009

    New Delhi: Singer Akon's got it right! Being lonely does you no good. And American researchers have recently found that being lonely could be as bad for your health as smoking or obesity. Loneliness is not just going to make you feel low, but when compared to socially active people,...
  • Markopolos, Madoff whistleblower say leave me alone January 11, 2009

    Boston: After a decade of trying to convince US authorities that Bernard Madoff's seemingly highflying hedge fund was a scam, the man whose warnings could have saved a lot of money for a lot of people issued a terse message to the world: Leave me alone. He will talk to Congressional...
  • Answers and winners of The Really Tough Movie Quiz May 23, 2008

    Last week on The Really Tough Movie Quiz, we asked you how well do you know your popular Hollywood movies. Here are the answers and the winners. Question 1: Of all the fight and action scenes in The Lion King, what is the only time we see blood drawn? Answer: In...
  • Book recounts Russian penchant for Indian films May 7, 2008

    Mumbai: We always knew about Russias love for Indian cinema, but now there is a book that has finally answers to all the whens, whys and hows behind this fan following. Leave Disco Dancer Alone is a book that documents the impact of Indian Cinema on Russia especially in the postStalin...
  • Home alone? It's not a child's play December 18, 2006

    New Delhi: Doesnt it sound cool to be home alone? The freedom of having no one to meddle into your affairs, unlimited TV hours, endless videogame sessions and unlimited servings of the favourite chocolate icecream! For most children, this might be a dream come true. But for the children living...