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  • 'Fast and Furious 7' full of testosterone: Jason Statham 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Jason Statham, who is gearing up for his forthcoming action thriller film 'Fast and Furious 7', says it is "full of testosterone" and will go "down and dirty" -- just the way fans want to see it. 'Fast & Furious 7' is full of testosterone. We get down and...
  • Vin Diesel: 'Furious 7' will win Best Picture 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: Actor Vin Diesel, who is gearing up for his highly anticipated action thriller 'Furious 7', believes the tribute to the late Paul Walker should win the Best Picture award at next year's Oscars. "Universal is going to have the biggest movie in history with this movie. It will probably...
  • Prine Minister Narendra Modi extends festival greetings March 21, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday extended greetings to the people on the occasion of various festivals across the country as he began Navratra fast. Modi observes fast during all the nine days of Navratra every year. "Hearty greetings on the occasion of New Year (according to solar calendar)....
  • Vin Diesel gets emotional on 'Fast and Furious 7' screening March 20, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Vin Diesel was overwhelmed with emotion during the special screening of 'Fast and Furious 7' as he talked about late Paul Walker. The actor, who welcomed his third child just days ago, was on hand to speak before a select few got a chance to see the highly...
  • SXSW fans see late Paul Walker's 'Furious 7' send-off March 17, 2015

    Austin, Texas: Paul Walker's final appearance in the street-racing franchise "Fast & Furious" left a preview audience teary-eyed at the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival for the first public screening of the last film the actor made before he died in a car crash. In the film, Vin Diesel's character says...
  • Dwayne Johnson to host 'Saturday Night Live' for the fourth time March 15, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Dwayne Johnson, better known as 'The Rock', will host TV show 'Saturday Night Live' for the fourth time on the March 28 episode. Along with Jhonson, George Ezra will be making his first appearance as 'Saturday Night Live's' musical guest, reports ew.com. The WWE superstar will next be seen...
  • 'Fast and Furious 7' starring Ali Fazal will release in four languages in India in April March 2, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Fast and Furious 7', the much awaited seventh instalment of the 'Fast and Furious' franchise, is set for an India release in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu on April 2. The news was confirmed in a statement from Universal Pictures India. Joining the star studded cast of Vin Diesel, late...
  • Fast bowlers should be ready for a challenging World Cup February 10, 2015

    International cricket is all about how you prepare. Keep yourself fit, put in the hard work and practice well. That in a nutshell is the mantra for doing well at the highest level. The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 will be played in the challenging conditions of Australia and New...
  • 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High' actor Taylor Negron dies at 57 January 11, 2015

    Los Angeles: Taylor Negron, known for roles in numerous TV shows and films including 'Fast Times at Ridgemont High', has died. He was 57. Taylor's death was announced by cousin Chuck Negron, a former member of the rock band Three Dog Night. Taylor died after battling cancer, according to Hollywood...
  • Acid attack survivors demand fast-track courts and rehabilitation programmes December 26, 2014

    Acid attack survivor, Laxmi demands the setting up of fast-track courts and rehabilitation programmes for the acid attack survivors. They demand the implementation of the Supreme Court orders to curtail the counter sale of acids. ...
  • Justin Lin to direct third 'Star Trek' film December 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: The USS Enterprise is about to get a little faster. 'Fast & Furious' director Justin Lin is taking the helm of the third installment in Paramount's 'Star Trek' franchise. Lin's rep confirmed the news Monday. Lin is no stranger to franchises. He directed several of Universal's 'Fast & Furious' films,...
  • Pending rape cases: High Court chief justices urged to set up fast track courts December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The Centre has urged chief justices of high courts to set up fast track courts to deal with pending rape cases and monitor their progress. Since setting up of fast track courts is the responsibility of the state government, the Centre has also urged the chief ministers to...
  • How glass could help build super-fast computers November 9, 2014

    London: New research demonstrates how glass could be manipulated to create a material that would allow computers to transfer information using light. This may significantly increase computer processing speeds and power in the future. "The challenge is to find a single material that can effectively use and control light to carry information...
  • Bengaluru rape case: Girl's parents fight for greater accountability of school November 2, 2014

    Bengaluru: In the rape case of a 6-year-old girl, Bengaluru Police have decided to file cases against the school for violating safety rules amidst criticism that the government hasn't reacted effectively enough. The parents of the rape victim are also fighting for greater accountability of school. The minor girl's father...
  • Protests against Jayalalithaa's conviction completes a week, likely to continue October 5, 2014

    Chennai: Protests and fasts continued in Tamil Nadu over jailing of AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa in the illegal assets case with bus services being suspended in many districts and a private schools' federation announcing that their schools would remain closed on October 7. Officials said passengers were affected as over 6,000...
  • Google to enable faster search on slow mobile networks in India October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Aimed at strengthening its foothold in the Indian mobile Internet space, tech giant Google will enable a faster search capability for mobile phones with slower network connections. Using a new streamlined version of its search results page, the US-based company will automatically check if a user has a slow...
  • PM Modi's navratri fast not an issue: White House September 24, 2014

    Washington: In view of Prime Minister Narendra Modi observing 'Navratri' fast during his US visit, the White House on Wednesday said this is unlikely to be an issue as they respectfully accommodate the practices of visitors. "We are aware of the Prime Minister's plans to fast during his visit to...
  • Modi won't break his Navratri fast even during US visit, say his friends and family September 23, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US trip coincides with the Navratri festival. For four decades now, he has been fasting during all the nine days of Navratri, a tradition he is unlikely to break even for this important trip. Meghdoot Sharon has more. ...
  • Modi to take only limewater, fruit; observe 'Navratri' fast during US visit September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: It will be only "fruits and lime water" for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whether it is a dinner by US President Barack Obama or scores of other engagements including a breakfast with the leading American CEOs during his sixday visit to the US. The 64yearold leader has been keeping...
  • China to fasttrack prosecution of terrorists, extremists September 12, 2014

    Beijing: Chinese prosecutors have been asked to fasttrack cases involving terrorists, religious extremists and manufacturers of firearms and explosives, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said. Counterterrorism will be a priority of prosecutors as part of tough measures against the "three evil forces" terrorism, separatism and extremism. Human trafficking cases will...
  • Home Ministry asks states to fasttrack cases against MPs, MLAs September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry has asked all state governments to speed up cases against MPs and MLAs facing charges which attract disqualification, directing them to seek daytoday trial in courts, appoint special public prosecutors and ensure regular monitoring. The direction came in the wake of Supreme Court setting a deadline...
  • Watch: 'I'm only joking mate!' South African fast bowler Dale Steyn terrifies teammate Quinton de Kock with onfield prank September 4, 2014

    South African fast bowler Dale Steyn recently pulled a prank on his teammate and wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock on field. De Kock was approaching Steyn for a highfive after a catch when Steyn, senior to De Kock by 10 years, absolutely terrified him by pretending to be angry. The rest of...
  • I will only be happy if AFSPA is repealed: Irom Sharmila August 21, 2014

    In an exclusive interview with CNNIBN, Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila who is on indefinite fast against AFSPA for last 14 years said, she is cheerful after being released from house arrest of almost one and a half decade house arrest but she will only be happy when the AFSPA will...
  • Imphal: Irom Sharmila set free, asks for mass support against AFSPA August 20, 2014

    Imphal: Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila, who is on indefinite fast for repeal AFSPA in Manipur, has been released from Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Science of Imphal on Wednesday evening. A Manipur Court on Tuesday had ordered Sharmila's release citing lack of evidence on attempted suicide charges. The court had...
  • Irom Sharmila's fast against AFSPA will continue after her release, says her brother August 20, 2014

    Guwahati: Manipur activist Irom Sharmila's brother has said that she will continue her 14yearlong fast against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. This comes a day after she was acquitted of attempted suicide. "Yesterday, just after hearing the news of Sharmila's release from the court, we were very happy because at...
  • Relief for Irom Sharmila as court orders release August 19, 2014

    A landmark directive from a sessions court in Manipur has come as a relief for antiAFSPA activist Iron Sharmila. The court has ordered her release from custody. ...
  • It was exciting to work with Vin Diesel in 'Fast and The Furious 7': Ali Fazal August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: "Bobby Jasoos" actor Ali Fazal could've been the Indian face in American TV series "Homeland", but Bollywood projects took away the chance. Nevertheless, he is content with the films in his kitty and is happy for Nimrat Kaur who has bagged a role in the series. He is busy...
  • It's one of my darkest moments: Vin Diesel on Paul Walker's death August 4, 2014

    London: Action star Vin Diesel has called his friend and actor Paul Walker's passing one of the most difficult moments of his life. Walker died after the sports car he was riding in crashed in Santa Clarita, California last November, leaving friends, family and fans in complete shock. Diesel and Walker worked...
  • National Awardwinning actress Rajeshwari Sachdev says she's 'maturing like old wine' July 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Rajeshwari Sachdev's stint in theatre, TV and films has been like a treasuretrove. The National Awardwinning actress too admits that her acting journey has been rewarding and she gained something at each stage. "I am maturing like an old wine," said the actress when asked about her her career growth,...