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  • Oscars 2015: Patricia Arquette, Keira Knightley, Emma Stone, Meryl Streep nominated for Best Supporting Actress January 15, 2015

    Beverly Hills: The 87th annual Academy Award nominations for supporting actress in a motion picture have been announced in Beverly Hills, California, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The nominees announced Thursday morning are: Patricia Arquette, "Boyhood"; Laura Dern, "Wild"; Keira Knightley, "The Imitation Game"; Emma Stone, "Birdman";...
  • 'The Affair' wins Golden Globe for Best TV Drama Series January 12, 2015

    Beverly Hills: 'The Affair' has won the Golden Globe for best TV drama series. The Showtime drama looks at the ripple effects of an extramarital affair between a married novelist and a waitress. It stars Dominic West and Ruth Wilson. The other nominees Sunday were: 'Downton Abbey', 'Game of Thrones', 'The Good...
  • 'Transparent' wins the Golden Globe for best TV series, musical or comedy January 12, 2015

    BEVERLY HILLS: "Transparent" has won the Golden Globe for best TV series, musical or comedy. The sexual identity comedy on Amazon stars Jeffrey Tambor as the patriarch of a Los Angeles family who comes out as a woman. The other nominees Sunday were: "Girls," "Jane the Virgin," "Orange Is the New Black,"...
  • It is every actor's dream to work with Wachowskis brothers, says 'Marigold Hotel' star Tina Desai January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Tina Desai, who has a role in forthcoming Hollywood film 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel', will soon also be seen playing a lead character in the 'Sense8' American fiction drama series. The show revolves around eight strangers from different parts of the world who suddenly become mentally...
  • Supriya Pathak will soon start shooting for 'All Is Well': Umesh Shukla January 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Umesh Shukla's 'All Is Well' seems to be back on track. Veteran actress Supriya Pathak will soon start shooting for the movie, the director has said. "Supriya Pathak is on board, and she will start shooting for the film soon," Shukla told IANS. The movie had been left in the lurch...
  • Rajkumar Hirani, Anurag Kashyap, Vikas Bahl: The 6 master filmmakers of 2014 December 30, 2014

    As the saying commonly goes, 'the Director is the captain of the ship'. And as the captain, the director has to steer the ship (in this case, the film) in the right direction so the audience understands and gets entertained by his vision. Many a times, a director makes or breaks...
  • 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' to premier at British Royal Family Gala December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Tina Desai is elated that her Hollywood project 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' has been chosen to be screened at a gala for Britain's Royal Family next year. The entire cast, including Dev Patel and Tina Desai, will be in attendance at the London gala Feb 17. "It is...
  • Riteish Deshmukh, Kay Kay Menon, Juhi Chawla: The villains who outshined the heroes in 2014 December 26, 2014

    In Hindi cinema, a villain makes a hero. He is complete anti-thesis of the lead. Often, the actors who play negative characters outshine the lead actor making their characters memorable. The notion of a typical hero and a villain has changed in Bollywood over the years. Yet, in 2014, there have...
  • Nine films advance in Oscars shortlist for Best Foreign Film December 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: The list of contenders for best foreign film got a bit smaller Friday as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nine features that will advance to the next round of voting. Included are Ruben Ostlund's patriarchy-skewering avalanche film "Force Majeure" from Sweden, Andrey Zvyagintsev's "Leviathan,"...
  • Leicester-based band Kasabian gets eight nods at NME Awards 2015 December 18, 2014

    London: Alternative rock band Kasabian has topped the nomination list for the NME Awards 2015 with a total of eight nods. The Leicester-based band are in the running for: Best Band; Best Live Band; Best Track and Dance Floor Filler (both for lead single 'Eez-Eh'); Best Music Film (Kasabian: Summer Solstice);...
  • Jack Whitehall wins best comedy performer at British Comedy Awards for the third time December 18, 2014

    London: Comedian Jack Whitehall has won best comedy performer award for the third time in a row at the British Comedy Awards. The 26-year-old star won this award to beat stars such as Lee Mack and Graham Norton, reported BBC. Norton, 51, received two awards for best entertainment personality and programme for...
  • Yearender 2014: 25 best Bollywood songs of the year December 14, 2014

    2014 was an interesting year in terms of different genres of songs that we got to hear. As the year draws to its end, we give you a quick lowdown on the most popular songs of 2014. Enjoy. ...
  • Google releases list of 68 best Android apps of 2014; 61 free, 7 paid December 2, 2014

    With the year-end approaching, Google has published a list of the best Android apps of 2014 available on the Play Store. The list includes total of 68 apps - with 61 of them free and 7 paid. Popular apps including Swiftkey Keyboard, IFTTT, Groupon, CNN, Bitmoji, and Google Fit feature...
  • India's Mangalyaan among best inventions of 2014 November 21, 2014

    New York: Mangalyaan has been named among the best inventions of 2014 by Time magazine which described it as a technological feat that will allow India to flex its "interplanetary muscles." "Nobody gets Mars right on the first try. The US didn't, Russia didn't, the Europeans didn't. But on September 24,...
  • Indian teacher honoured in Saudi Arabia October 24, 2014

    Jaddah: The Indian community in Saudi Arabia held a reception in Jeddah to honour a teacher who has received India's best teacher award. The Indian government had conferred the National Award for Best Teacher on Syed Hameed, principal of the International Indian School in Jubail, around 1,500 km from Jeddah. Hameed was...
  • Live: Best online deals you shouldn't miss out on October 6, 2014

    It seems to be a big day today - at least in terms of online sales. From Flipkart to Snapdeal, online retailers have been luring customers with their steal offers since morning. While some buyers have managed to grab the best of the deals under Flipkart's 'Big Billion Day' and...
  • If she wanted to be more like me, why couldn't she just copy my hairstyle: 10 best quotes of Rachel Green as 'Friends' turns 20 September 22, 2014

    We all have had a relationship similar to what Rachel and Ross had. Rachel Green aka Jennifer Aniston was emulated for her style and hair more than any of her 'Friends' costar. The actress played the rich blonde who leaves her groom at the altar to live a life or...
  • 'I'm Monica. I'm disgusting. I stalk guys and keep their underpants' 10 best quotes of Monica Geller as 'Friends' TV show turns 20 September 22, 2014

    Those who grew up the 1990s, must have had 'Friends' playing an integral part in their lives. The six characters based living in New York struck a chord with people across the world and became household names. Each group would have a geeky Ross, a dreamy Phoebe and a perfectionist...
  • Photos: 'World's Best Father' clicks hilariously madcap photos with his adorable daughter, becomes an Internet sensation September 19, 2014

    Dave Engledow, a photo artist, is already well known on the Internet as the guy that shoots fantastic photos with his infant daughter and uploads them on his very popular page on Facebook. His photos are a riot of hilarity with his little girl and him posing in various situations...
  • Singer Taylor Swift leads People Magazine's bestdressed list September 18, 2014

    Pop star Taylor Swift, who has adopted a sexier look on red carpets, was named People magazine's bestdressed celebrity of the year on Wednesday. Swift led the annual unranked list of the top 10 bestdressed celebrity style icons that also included Oscarwinner Lupita Nyong'o, singers Jennifer Lopez and Rihanna and actresses...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo wins best player in Europe award August 28, 2014

    Monaco: Cristiano Ronaldo has won UEFA's award as the best player in Europe last season after scoring a record 17 goals in the Champions League. The Real Madrid and Portgual forward beat Bayern Munich pair Manuel Neuer of Germany and the Netherlands' Arjen Robben. The voting was by journalists from UEFA's 54...
  • Sofia Vergara hits back at the 'sexist' criticism for her Emmys skit August 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Sofia Vergara has hit back at criticism following her "sexist" skit at the Emmy Awards, saying she was merely poking fun at herself. The 'Modern Family' star was slammed for posing on a rotating platform while the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences president Bruce Rosenblum gave his...