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  • 10 films directed by Shankar that you need to see before 'I' hits the theatres 15 hours 41 minutes ago

    With the filmmaker's magnum opus about to hit the screens, you might want to catch up on Shankar's previous gems. ...
  • 10 Indian films we think Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger must watch 2 days ago

    Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger's image in the average Indian's mind is almost synonymous with his 'Terminator' persona. We have all grown up watching his films. Now that he's shown interest in working with Tamil filmmaker Shankar, we have a list of films he should check out, you know, as preparation....
  • Vikram's beastly look in 'I' crafted by the same Academy Award-winning studio who designed visual effects for 'Avatar', 'Lord of the Rings' 2 days ago

    Chennai: A New Zealand based studio known for its stunning visual effects in Hollywood movies has done the make up for the hero in ace director Shankar's upcoming mega budget Tamil film "I." The hero, Vikram, also plays the role of an eyesorish man and make-up for the character was done...
  • Shankar's 'I' teaser dissected: Prepare to get thrilled by Vikram, who features as two beasts and two heroes 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Okay, we might not have looked at Indian beasts and creatures with too much approval in the past, but this is different. Like, totally different. If you (like us) have been thinking that Indian films should leave the supernatural/special effects-heavy stuff to Hollywood, you are wrong. When we heard...
  • Each time I come to India, I know this country more: Arnold Schwarzenegger 3 days ago

    Hollywood superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger was in Chennai to attend the music release of Tamil director Shankar's new film 'I'. The 67-year-old star of such films as Terminator, Predator and True Lies spoke to CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand about the visit and much more. ...
  • Pope Francis marks 100 years from start of WWI 6 days ago

    Redipuglia (Italy): Pope Francis on Saturday denounced those who profit from the "madness" of war at a ceremony in the north west of Italy to mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I. "In today's world, behind the scenes, there are interests, geopolitical strategies, lust for money and...
  • 'I' motion poster: Vikram is the beauty as well as the beast in this highly-anticipated film 1 week ago

    Catch the first glimpse of Chiyaan Vikram's 'I' directed by Shankar. Watch the motion poster of the AR Rahman musical and get ready for September 15. ...
  • India successfully test fires nuclear-capable Agni-I missile September 11, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: India on Thursday successfully test-fired its indigenous developed nuclear-capable surface-to-surface Agni-I missile from a military base in Odisha, a defence official said. The missile, which can strike a target 700 km away and can carry a one-tonne nuclear warhead, was tested by the armed forces as part of user trial...
  • Boeing delivers fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India September 11, 2014

    Washington: Boeing has delivered the fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India, on schedule as part of a contract for eight aircraft to support the Indian Navy's maritime patrol requirements. The aircraft arrived at Naval Air Station Rajali, after a flight from Seattle's Boeing Field, and joined the four previously delivered P-8Is,...
  • I-League club Mumbai FC signs Taisuke Matsugae September 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai FC on Tuesday announced the signing of Japanese player Taisuke Matsugae for the 2014-15 I-League season. Having played for Shillong Lajong last season and for teams in the second division of J-League previously in Japan, the 31-year-old brings with him a lot of experience to the Mumbai FC squad. Taisuke...
  • Watch: The 'How I Met Your Mother' alternate happy ending that'll finally let you rest in peace September 8, 2014

    Seriously, how heartbroken were you, when you found out that...no, it's still too hard to talk about. But worry not, friends, because hope is here. This alternate ending of slightly dubious origins looks like the happy ending we've all been waiting for.This video of the 'How I Met Your Mother'...
  • Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif hardens stand, says will neither resign nor go on leave September 2, 2014

    Islamabad: Islamad: There is no end to the stalemate over the two-week long political agitation against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Pakistan. While anti-government protesters Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Tahirul Qadri and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan continue to take on the government, Sharif has hardened his stand saying that...
  • AIFF discriminating against I-League, say Mohun Bagan September 1, 2014

    Kolkata: Accusing the All India Football Federation (AIFF) of adopting a "discriminatory attitude" towards I-League, Mohun Bagan on Monday said they would demand an increase in the number of foreigners to be at par with the Indian Super League (ISL). According to I-League rules, the clubs are allowed to register four...
  • Rift in Imran Khan's party over march to PM House, 4 leaders expelled August 31, 2014

    Islamabad: Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek- i-Insaf (PTI) party on Sunday suffered a major setback after party president and senior politician Javed Hashmi was expelled after he criticised the cricketer-turned-politician's decision to march to the official residence of Premier Nawaz Sharif. Khan also expelled three lawmakers who refused to resign from parliament. Hashmi...
  • Pakistan unrest: Will continue to protest until we punish the Sharif brothers, says Imran Khan August 31, 2014

    Islamabad: A major stand-off is underway near Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's residence where thousands of people are protesting against the ruling government. The protestors armed with wire cutters had broken barricardes and had forced their way towards the residence in the wee hours of Sunday demanding the PM's immediate...
  • Unrest in Pakistan against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, nearly 300 injured in overnight clashes August 31, 2014

    Islamabad: In overnight clashes which began on Saturday, thousands of protestors armed with wire cutters broke barricardes and forced their way towards Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's residence demanding his immediate resignation. The protestors - led by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Tahir-ul-Qadri - clashed with...
  • Pune FC sign Sporting captain Matthew Gonsalves August 27, 2014

    Pune: Pune Football Club Wednesday signed Sporting Clube de Goa captain Matthew Gonsalves for the upcoming I-League season. The highly-experienced Goan joins Pune FC after spending 10 years with Sporting and will be a valuable addition to Karim Bencherifa's squad. The defender thus becomes the sixth new player signed this season...
  • Overdrive: Review of Hyundai Elite i20 August 23, 2014

    In this episode of Overdrive, we review the Hyundai Elite i20. Also on the show, get all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Imran Khan begins talks with Pakistan government over protests August 21, 2014

    Islamabad: The protest against the Nawaz Sharif regime took a new turn on Thursday with cleric Tahirul Qadri opening a dialogue with government and Imran Khan sticking to his 'no-talks' position unless the Prime Minister resigns as the Supreme Court summoned both the leaders tomorrow for hearing a petition against...
  • Hyundai Elite i20 TVC hits 1 million views on YouTube August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), the country's largest exporter and the second-largest car manufacturer, achieved a new milestone with the launch of the all-new Elite i20. The latest television commercial for Elite i20 is slick, fast-paced and has already crossed Half a Million views on YouTube in a...
  • Pakistan Army says PM must share space with it; Sharif to meet Imran Khan soon August 20, 2014

    Islamabad: Amidst the continuing turmoil, the Pakistan Army has assured Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that there will be no coup, but the Army has said that Sharif must in return share space with them, according to a Reuters report. Sharif will, meanwhile, meet Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan shortly. Over 30,000...
  • Thousands led by Imran Khan, Qadri protest outside Pak Parliament, say Sharif must quit August 20, 2014

    Islamabad: Islamabad is under siege as calls for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down grow louder. Thousands of protesters led by Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan and cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri have reached Pakistan's Parliament in the heavily fortified 'Red Zone', which is Islamabad's diplomatic enclave. There is heavy army deployment...
  • Hyundai Elite i20 review: An evolutionary product that could take the competition back to the drawing board August 19, 2014

    The Indian automotive industry is showing some signs of recovery, the last couple of months has sales graphs climbing steadily north. Make no mistake however, this is not a blanket growth. Not every manufacturer is showing a coming back to form, the buoyancy is coming in from a handful of...
  • #YESIamThechange: A story of struggle and strength against all odds August 18, 2014

    Ramanlal Hiralal Firodia, a polio patient who fought all odds to achieve his goals. ...
  • #YESIamThechange: Testimonies of men who have faced false allegations of abuse, violence August 18, 2014

    This film focuses on sec 498-A, often ignored by the media. Testimonies of men who have faced false allegations of abuse and violence make this film a compelling watch. ...
  • #YESIamThechange: A short story on people whom we often ignore in our busy lives August 18, 2014

    A story of a security guard ignored, the film is shot by a group called Hruday captures how we take people around us for granted. ...