Pioneer

  • George Clooney, Grant Heslov to produce the remake of 'Pioneer' 14-02-2014 03:15 PM

    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...
  • Gionee Pioneer P3 with 4.3-inch display, quad-core CPU launched at Rs 7,499 09-12-2013 01:45 PM

    New Delhi: Gionee has launched a new smartphone in India. Named Pioneer P3, the phone is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor. It features a 4.3-inch display. The phone comes with a 5 megapixel rear camera a front VGA camera. This dual-SIM phone is packed with a 1700 mAh...
  • Iranian rocket to take another monkey into space 08-09-2013 03:51 PM

    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...
  • Indian classical dance pioneer KP Bhaskar dies at 88 18-04-2013 02:52 PM

    Singapore: Indian classical dance pioneer, KP Bhaskar, has died following heart-related illness. The 88-year-old artiste, who passed away yesterday, is survived by his wife and classical dancer-choreographer, Santha, 74, three children and four grand children, reported the Straits Times today. The Kerala-born dancer arrived in Singapore in 1952 and became...
  • Porn pioneer John Leslie dead at 65 10-12-2010 12:02 PM

    San Francisco: John Leslie, an award-winning adult film actor and director who appeared in more than 300 movies during porn's so-called 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...