Guide

  • Waheeda Rehman: My private life should remain private 14-04-2014 05:17 PM

    New Delhi: Satyajit Ray had first thought of adapting R K Narayan's "Guide" into a film with Waheeda Rehman in the lead but destiny had other ideas as Vijay Anand went on to make the movie, considered to be among the classics, says a new book on the veteran actress....
  • Jodhpur: Fake tourist guides sent to jail for molesting French women 06-02-2014 05:31 PM

    Jaipur: Two men have been arrested after allegedly molesting two French women tourists in Jodhpur. They have been sent to 14 days of judicial custody. Jeshan Khilji from Jodhpur and Mubarak from Bihar, both in their twenties, posed as tourist guides and took two French tourists to Mandore on the...
  • There is a lot to learn from Hadfield's journey to become an astronaut 03-02-2014 09:47 AM

    If you are on twitter and don't know who Chris Hadfield is, then you are doing twitter wrong. He took the social networking site by storm when he started tweeting breath-taking pictures from the space through his personal account @Cmdr_Hadfield . He is one of the most seasoned and accomplished...
  • Car safety: Must-have essentials for your car 14-01-2014 12:42 PM

    Keeping a flashlight in the glove box can really come in handy. Drivers can use the flashlight to illuminate nighttime tire changes or engine checks. Learn about other car safety essentials by taking a look at the infographic below: ...
  • Ready to welcome 2014 in style? Here is your party guide 26-12-2013 11:54 AM

    2013 will soon be history. burrp! suggests a few snazzy ways to bid it a grand farewell and bring in 2014. With another New Year's Eve upon us, the glitziest parties and the flashiest bashes are outdoing each other in their attempt to throw the most happening farewell of 2013....
  • Waheeda Rehman to receive first Centenary Film Award at IFFI 17-11-2013 03:22 PM

    Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Veteran actress Waheeda Rehman will receive the inaugural Centenary Award for the Indian Film Personality of the Year, a special honour to commemorate the 100 years of Indian cinema. The 77-year-old actress will receive the honour at the 44th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), starting...
  • 10 films that made Dev Anand Bollywood's evergreen star 27-09-2013 11:26 AM

    Mumbai: Dev Anand will always remain in hearts of millions die to his films and it is time to revisit some of his best movies like 'Hum Dono', 'Tere Mere Sapne' and 'Guide'. Here is a list of the 10 best films of Bollywood's evergreen star, who died in 2011...
  • Playlist: Remembering Dev Anand with his evergreen songs 26-09-2013 11:12 AM

    New Delhi: There was a reason that Dev Anand (1923 - 2011) was called an evergreen hero. The songs of his films were filled with the tenderness of love and thus they are going to remain with his fans forever. Some of Bollywood's best music and playback singing came from...
  • Karisma Kapoor is not ready for another film 23-09-2013 04:17 PM

    Mumbai: After an unsuccessful comeback with 'Dangerous Ishq' in 2012, Karisma Kapoor is not ready for another film, but doesn't deny the possibility of signing a project in future. "I have not decided anything yet. I have just released my book, and I enjoy doing different things. I like doing...
  • Karisma Kapoor: Motherhood means the world to me 05-09-2013 01:19 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Karisma Kapoor says she never lets her celebrity status come in the way of her concentration on the upbringing of her two children. "There is a little bit of pressure and stress being in the public eye. But that all aside, I think being a mom, family values...
  • Arunachal Pradesh education dept launches new scheme 'Guide' 20-08-2013 02:28 PM

    The Arunachal Pradesh education department has launched a new scheme, 'Guide', for nurturing government schools and to improve the education scenario of the state. The new scheme is premised on the concept of mentoring, official sources said at Itanagar on Tuesday. Mentoring as a concept has been in practice in...
  • Divorce litigation is a long winding process: Fazaa Shroff-Garg 04-07-2013 04:16 PM

    How do I file for divorce in India? How do I identify a good lawyer? What are the grounds on which I can file for divorce? What goes into deciding who gets custody of the children? How much alimony will I have to pay? How much does it cost? Divorce...
  • A prayer to the god of rebellion

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Lord give me strength to rise and resist, Let my will be iron, yet my heart gentle, Let my malice fuel my goodwill, Unshackle me...

  • India developing guided bombs for fighter jets 03-06-2013 09:22 AM

    New Delhi: By the end of 2014, Indian fighter planes could be equipped with indigenously-developed 'glide bombs', which will be guided to their targets for precision attacks. The first-of-its-kind bomb in the country, being developed by the DRDO, will boost India's strike capabilities as targets can be hit even beyond...
  • 15 keys to happiness from the world's happiest nation 18-05-2013 12:14 PM

    Here are 15 keys to happiness from Bhutan, a country where Gross National Happiness is considered more important than Gross Domestic Product. 1) If you search for happiness, you will not find it. If happiness searches for you, it will always find you. 2) A flea springs up from a...
  • Google sells Frommer's guides back to founder within a year 05-04-2013 09:52 AM

    San Francisco: Google Inc has sold the Frommers' line of travel-guidebooks, acquired just eight months ago from John Wiley & Sons Inc to strengthen its trove of local content and reviews, to founder Arthur Frommer. Google had intended to use the popular brand to beef up its own local content,...
  • Gift guide to full-size tablets 24-11-2012 12:49 PM

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  • Watch: Windows Phone 8 tutorial 30-10-2012 01:21 AM

    New Delhi: Microsoft has launched the latest version of its smartphone operating system - Windows Phone 8 at an event in San Francisco on Monday. Previously announced Windows Phone 8 smartphones such as the Nokia Lumia 920, HTC Windows Phone 8X, Samsung Ativ S will go on sale globally from...
  • Characters can make or break a book

    Imagination To Ink |  Dr Manjiri Prabhu
    Let's touch upon a crucial component of novel writing - Characters. Sometimes ideas can come in the guise of characters. Like I said before, ...

  • Read this before you buy an MP3 player

    Uncoiled |  Ankit Tuteja
    Finally, I have my MP3 player. Buying an MP3 player is a no big deal, but it becomes when you look out for the best...

  • Dev Anand is forever, says Pakistani daily 06-12-2011 11:19 AM

    Islamabad: Dev Anand who left Lahore in 1943 at the age of 19 with just Rs.30 in his pocket and went on to become an iconic actor-director would have scoffed at all the 'end of an era' cliches in his obituaries, said a Pakistani daily. Dev Anand died in London...
  • Thackeray grieves for Dev Anand 05-12-2011 02:07 PM

    Mumbai: 'The Love Bird has gone' This was how Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray Monday mourned the demise of evergreen actor Dev Anand. In a rare, signed personal statement on the front page of the party mouthpiece, Dopaharka Saamna, Thackeray said "Dev Anand was full of life" with a zest...
  • Dev saab will continue to inspire me: Madhur 04-12-2011 06:13 PM

    New Delhi: Optimistic, strong and passionate, that's how filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar remembers the evergreen Dev Anand, who passed away in London following a cardiac arrest. Dev Anand died Saturday night. He was 88. "The news of his death has just shocked us. I have been an ardent, a hardcore Dev...