Pioneer

  • George Clooney, Grant Heslov to produce the remake of 'Pioneer' February 14, 2014

    Los Angeles: Sony Pictures is in negotiations to buy the remake rights of Norwegian thriller 'Pioneer'. It will be produced by actors George Clooney and Grant Heslov. The movie will be produced under their banner Smokehouse Pictures, reports hollywoodreporter.com. 'Pioneer' is a conspiracy thriller set in the early 1980s during Norway's oil...
  • Gionee Pioneer P3 with 4.3inch display, quadcore CPU launched at Rs 7,499 December 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Gionee has launched a new smartphone in India. Named Pioneer P3, the phone is powered by a 1.3 GHz quadcore processor. It features a 4.3inch display. The phone comes with a 5 megapixel rear camera a front VGA camera. This dualSIM phone is packed with a 1700 mAh battery. The...
  • Iranian rocket to take another monkey into space September 8, 2013

    Tehran: Iran plans to send its second monkey into space onboard home-made rocket Pishgam (Pioneer) II within 45 days, a top official said. In January, Iran sent a capsule containing a monkey onboard the Pishgam (Pioneer) I into space, Xinhua reported. Unlike the first rocket which was solid-fuelled, the Pishgam II will...
  • Indian classical dance pioneer KP Bhaskar dies at 88 April 18, 2013

    Singapore: Indian classical dance pioneer, KP Bhaskar, has died following heartrelated illness. The 88yearold artiste, who passed away yesterday, is survived by his wife and classical dancerchoreographer, Santha, 74, three children and four grand children, reported the Straits Times today. The Keralaborn dancer arrived in Singapore in 1952 and became one of...
  • Vinod Mehta calls it a day at 'Outlook' February 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Vinod Mehta on Wednesday relinquished the charge as EditorinChief of 'Outlook' after being in the post for 17 years. He will continue as advisor of the magazine. Krishna Prasad, at present the Editor, will now assume the post of EditorinChief. "I am still with Outlook. I have just relinquished the...
  • Shahid Kapoor talks about music, movies and love January 24, 2012

    On Monday, Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor was seen at the launch of Pioneer MIXTRAX incar audio system in Mumbai. ...
  • Porn pioneer John Leslie dead at 65 December 10, 2010

    San Francisco: John Leslie, an awardwinning adult film actor and director who appeared in more than 300 movies during porn's socalled Golden Age in the 1970s and 80s, has died, his friends said Thursday. He was 65. Leslie, whose real name was John Nuzzo, began acting in porn movies in the...