FATHER

  • Photo of the day: Salman Khan takes to Twitter to share a photo with brothers Arbaaz and Sohail March 18, 2015

    Salman Khan who is know to share his thoughts and views on Twitter took to the micro-blogging site to share some of his old pictures. This picture of the 'Bhai' of Bollywood with his brother's is deserving of the photo of the day title. Khan has also shared some of...
  • Father Alexis Prem Kumar thanks PM Modi for securing release, says happy to be back in India February 24, 2015

    It was a huge relief for the family of Indian aid worker Father Alexis Prem Kumar and a big win for the Modi government as the priest who was abducted by the Taliban in Herat in June, 2014 arrived in New Delhi on Sunday. In an interview to CNN-IBN's Jagriti...
  • PM Narendra Modi reaches out to Christians, says his government will ensure freedom of religion February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: In the wake of recent attacks on churches in Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reached out to the Christian community and did not mince words while criticising incidents of religious intolerance. The Prime Minister, under attack for not condemning attacks on churches, finally said that his...
  • Dibakar Banerjee: Banning 'Baby' is sad and foolish January 24, 2015

    Kolkata: In the wake of Pakistan banning Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Baby', filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee says such incidents in India and Pakistan are "sad". Banerjee also said both neighbours will end up paying a "heavy price" if these incidents continue. "I can't comment on the film. I haven't seen it. I can't comment if...
  • Gave 10-15 auditions in a day; prayed hard to get a show, commercial: Ssharad Malhotra shares his tale of struggle December 18, 2014

    Actor Ssharad Malhotra, popular for his portrayal of Maharana Pratap in 'Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap', had studied at New York Film Academy, an experience which will remain special to him for several reason. In a freewheeling chat with IBNLive.com the very grounded Ssharad speaks about the efforts...
  • Ralph Baer, the 'Father of Video Games,' dies at 92 December 9, 2014

    Manchester, New Hampshire, USA: Ralph Baer, a video game pioneer who created both the precursor to Pong and the electronic memory game Simon and led the team that developed the first home video game console, has died. He was 92. Baer, a longtime resident of Manchester, died at his home Saturday,...
  • Is Ragini Dwivedi set to replace Ramya in Vijaya Prasad's upcoming film 'Neer Dose'? December 3, 2014

    Reports are abuzz that actress Ragini Dwivedi is set to play the leading lady in Vijaya Prasad's upcoming film 'Neer Dose'. It was earlier reported that actor Jaggesh and actress Ramya would be the lead pair in the film. The actress had even started shooting for the film, but later backed...
  • He should be in Guinness World Records: Shraddha Kapoor about father Shakti Kapoor December 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor, daughter of actor Shakti Kapoor, roots for a certificate from Guinness World Records for her father as she feels he has done over 700 films, which in itself is "unusual" and "worthy" of being lauded. "My father has done more than 700 films so actually he should...
  • Surat businessman plays foster father, hosts wedding of 111 girls November 30, 2014

    Surat: A city-based businessman on Sunday hosted a mass wedding ceremony for his 111 "daughters" who come from humble backgrounds and have lost their fathers. Businessman Mahesh Savani who has interest in diamond trade and real estate also arranged for "nikah" of three Muslim girls at the ceremony held at a...
  • Pope Francis confers sainthood on Father Kuriakose Chavara and Sister Euphrasia November 23, 2014

    Vatican City: In a jubilant moment for the Christian community in India, two beatified candidates from Kerala Father Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sister Euphrasia have been conferred sainthood by Pope Francis at Vatican on Sunday. With their canonisation, as the finale of the long-drawn stage-by-stage process is known in Catholic parlance,...
  • Pope to confer sainthood on two blessed from Kerala on Monday November 23, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: In a jubilant moment for the Christian community in India, two beatified candidates from Kerala Father Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sister Euphrasia will be conferred sainthood by Pope Francis at Vatican on Monday. With their canonisation, as the finale of the long-drawn stage-by-stage process is known in Catholic parlance, the...
  • Daughters are soul of the house, they are special: Amitabh Bachchan November 13, 2014

    Kolkata: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says daughters are the reason of happiness of every house and they should be treated with care and warmth. The 72-year-old actor spoke about the importance of daughter in one's life while describing his experience of shooting for for Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku', where he plays a...
  • Baby registered in Brazil with two mothers and a father September 14, 2014

    Brasilia: A judge in Brazil has ordered a baby be registered as born with two mothers and a father, a first in the South American country. The novel step had been requested both by the baby's biological father and mother, and the biological mother's female partner. Judge Rafael Pagnon Cunha...
  • George W Bush's book about father titled '41' September 3, 2014

    New York: The title of former US President George W Bush's book about his father will feature a number, not a name. Crown Publishers announced Wednesday that the book about former President George HW Bush will be called "41: A Portrait of My Father." The elder Bush was the country's 41st...
  • Scolded for not going to school, 11yearold boy hangs self August 21, 2014

    An 11yearold boy allegedly committed suicide after being scolded by his father for not going to school, police said in Ballia on Thursday. Satyam Singh hanged himself from the roof of his house in Dehri village on Wednesday. Superintendent of Police K C Goswami said that Satyam was scolded by his father...
  • 4yearold minor girl raped by father's acquaintance August 20, 2014

    A 4yearold girl was allegedly raped by her father's acquaintance in Nawabganj area in Kanpur, police said on Wednesday. 24yearold Sanjay, a vendor by profession, was asked by the minor girl's father to drop his daughter home on Tuesday evening, following which he took her to an isolated lane and raped...
  • Mumbai: Man held for molesting minor daughter July 13, 2014

    Mumbai: A middleaged man was on Saturday arrested in Girgaum for allegedly sexually harassing his 17yearold daughter for over a year, police said. The complaint was registered on Friday and the 50yearold man was immediately arrested, they said. "The victim and her family used to stay in a small house. The...
  • Photos: Coolest dad ever? This man takes his little girls to the woods and Photoshops them into pictures of extreme adventures. But don't tell mom, OK? July 12, 2014

    This man Photoshops his daughters in photos of extreme adventures. He is officially the world's coolest dad. Imagine seeing this album when you are all grown up? ...
  • Watch: 'To the boys who may one day date my daughter, I have been waiting for you': Every father in the world agrees with this guy June 24, 2014

    Professional improviser and performance poet Jesse Parent brought the house down with his recital of "To the Boys Who May One Day Date My Daughter". He basically hits a nerve with all fathers of little girls, listing hilarious but hostile things to do the men (or women) his daughter may...
  • Karisma Kapoor's ex Sunjay Kapur posts a happy picture with his children on Father's Day June 17, 2014

    Industrialist Sunjay Kapur, ex husband of actress Karisma Kapoor, had a happy father's day, indeed. The couple's children, daughter Samaira and son Kian came to visit their father and the proud father posed with the two for a happy picture. While sharing the picture, Sunjay tweeted "Being a father is...
  • Fatherhood changes a man's brain June 16, 2014

    New York: Fatherhood can change a man's brain, equipping dads with the very same "baby sense" that is often attributed to moms, research suggests. Researchers have found evidence that mothers' and fathers' brains use a similar neural circuitry when taking care of their children. Taking care of a child reshapes a dad's...
  • Strangest photo you'll see today: Former UP Chief Minister ND Tiwari kissing his biological son Rohit Shekher on Father's Day June 16, 2014

    Father's Day is an occasion to let your dad know how much you appreciate all that he's done for you, even if he's fought a sixyearlong legal battle denying paternity. On Sunday, veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari, who finally acknowledged his biological son Rohit Shekhar at the age of 88,...
  • 'Game of Thrones' season 4 finale: 'Daenerys needs to watch How To Train Your Dragon', and other hilarious Twitter reactions June 16, 2014

    Note: This post contains discussion and speculation about the last episode of the season four of 'Game of Thrones'. Wait...what? Are you over the season four finale of 'Game of Thrones'? With speculations, discussions, conspiracy theories and predictions, the last episode of the season four, titled, 'The Children', still managed to...
  • Snapshot: Bollywood celebrities wish a happy Father's Day to their dads June 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities like Karan Johar, Sonakshi Sinha, Bipasha Basu and Ajay Devgn wish the best man in their lives on Father's Day Sunday.Here's what they tweeted: ...
  • People throng churches in Nagaland to celebrate Father's Day June 15, 2014

    Kohima: In Nagaland, large number of people thronged churches holding special mass and services to offer prayers for fathers on Father's Day. Church organisations made gift arrangements for fathers on the special occasion and fathers above 70years of age were also honoured with special gifts. Churchgoers were seen standing outside...
  • Watch: 'How are you, dad?' This beautiful message from young adults to their dads will tug at your heartstrings June 15, 2014

    It's Fathers' Day today. A special day to celebrate how our dads have always been strong and yet so loving, they've been mad at us and they've also pampered us with the best toys, chocolates, and clothes. They have been the most important persons in our lives but also the...
  • Matt Damon plans to relax this Father's Day June 15, 2014

    London: Actor Matt Damon, father of four, wants to relax this Father's Day. The 43yearold 'Monuments Men' star, who raises stepdaughter Alexia and daughters, Isabella, Gia and Stella with wife Luciana Barroso, is looking forward to celebrating the occasion with them in Los Angeles, reported Contactmusic. "I don't know what they have...
  • 'Study hard, work harder!': 10 clever life advice every Indian dad has always given his kids June 15, 2014

    The older you get, the smarter your father seems to become! We've learnt how to walk, ride a bicycle, drill nails in the wall, and much more from our dads. They've always been our heroes and they've protected us and kept us safe. Our dads have earned for us and...
  • Barack Obama remembers his dad on Father's day June 15, 2014

    US President Barack Obama remembers his father and reveals how to make it special for all the fathers across the world. He said, "I know how important it is to have a dad in your life, because I grew up without my father around. I felt the weight of his...
  • Fatherhood among the most difficult, rewarding jobs: Barack Obama June 14, 2014

    Washington: Reflecting on fatherhood, US President Barack Obama has said that it is among the most difficult and rewarding jobs as it demands constant attention and frequent sacrifices. "Fatherhood is among the most difficult and rewarding jobs a man can have. It demands constant attention, frequent sacrifice, and a healthy...