Pirates

  • Johnny Depp to marry Amber Heard on a beach in Bahamas 02-02-2014 05:21 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Johnny Depp is said to exchange vows with Amber Heard on a beach in the Bahamas. The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star's wedding won't be a 'big, glitzy' party and will just have close friends and family, reports contactmusic.com. "They're having a small intimate ceremony barefoot on...
  • Bruno Mars, Rihanna top list of most-pirated artists in 2013 02-01-2014 05:26 PM

    Los Angeles: American singer-songwriter Bruno Mars and R&B star Rihanna are the most pirated music artistes of 2013. According to the figures released by data analysis firm Musicmetric, Mars finished the year with nearly 5.8 million downloads to Rihanna's 5.4 million, reported Rolling Stone. Daft Punk was a distant third...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-12-2013 11:51 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Jailed sailor's family meets PM, appeals for his return from Togo 10-12-2013 09:37 PM

    New Delhi: It has been eight days since the body of her 11-month-old son has been kept in the morgue in the hope that her husband Captain Sunil James gets back to see him for one last time and perform his last rites. Aditi James, wife of the Captain James...
  • News 360: Captain James' wife asks PM to bring him back 10-12-2013 09:21 PM

    It has been eight days since the body of her 11-year-old son has been kept in the morgue in the hope that her husband Captain Sunil James gets back to see him for one last time and perform his last rites. ...
  • Jailed sailor's family meets PM 10-12-2013 11:30 AM

    New Delhi: Jailed India sailor Sunil James's family met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday seeking India's intervention in getting him released from a Togo jail. A Togo court is to decide on his release so he can come home for his child's cremation. The family of jailed Indian sailor...
  • Togo court to decide on sending jailed Indian sailor home 09-12-2013 09:05 AM

    New Delhi: A court in Togo on Monday is expected to take a decision on whether jailed Indian sailor Captain Sunil James will be allowed to visit home for his child's cremation or not. The Ministry of External Affairs officials have said that they are hopeful that James will be...
  • Government gets consular access to Indian sailor in Togo jail 07-12-2013 12:23 PM

    Mumbai: In a relief for the family of ship MT Centurion captain Sunil James, who is in jail in Togo and has now lost his 11-month son, the External Affairs Ministry has now said that they have been granted consular access to meet James and two other jailed sailors. The...
  • Christoph Waltz to play villain in 'Pirates of Caribbean 5'? 29-11-2013 03:13 PM

    Los Angeles: 'Django Unchained' star Christoph Waltz is eyeing to be the main baddie in the next Jack Sparrow movie 'Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales'. According to reports, the 'Inglourious Basterds' actor is rumoured circling a role of Captain Brand, who is a ghost who is seeking...
  • I'm a procrastinator, says Keira Knightley 10-11-2013 01:25 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Keira Knightley admits to putting things off till the last moment. The 28-year-old says that there are times when she is very organised, but then she has long spells of time when she loves to procrastinate, reports contactmusic.com. "I'm naturally a procrastinator. I have moments where I...
  • Release date of 'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' postponed to 2016 11-09-2013 03:05 PM

    Los Angeles: The release of the fifth installment of fantasy adventure film 'Pirates of the Caribbean' has been reportedly pushed to 2016. The start of production on the film has been delayed until at least this fall, thereby delaying its release. It was earlier slated to hit the screens July...
  • Efforts on to free captain of Indian ship, two crew members detained in Togo 04-09-2013 05:15 PM

    Efforts are on to free the captain of an Indian merchant tanker, MT Ocean Centurion, detained along with two other crew members in a Togo prison in West Africa, an official said in New Delhi on Wednesday. "Captain Sunil James of the Indian merchant ship MV Ocean Centurion along with...
  • Nigerian pirates release MT Cotton with 24 Indians onboard 22-07-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Turkish tanker MT Cotton that had been hijacked by Nigerian pirates off the coast of Gabon in Central Africa has been set free. The ship, manned by an all-Indian crew of 24 people, was hijacked last week and released on Monday. A large number of ships, mainly cargo...
  • Pirates hijack ship with 24 Indian crew members off Gabon coast 17-07-2013 12:00 PM

    New Delhi: A Turkish tanker MT Cotton manned by an all-Indian crew of 24 people has been hijacked off the coast of Gabon in Central Africa. The owners of MT Cotton lost all contact with the ship two days ago. The ship is suspected to have been hijacked by Nigerian...
  • Pirates hijack ship with 20 Indian crew members off Gabon coast 16-07-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: A Turkish tanker flying the Maltese flag with a crew of 20, all of who are Indians, has been hijacked by pirates off the coast of Port-Gentil, Gabon. According to Hurriyet Daily News a Turkish foreign ministry official confirmed that the hijacking took place late on Sunday. "The...
  • Indian Coast Guard rescues fishermen left stranded by Somali pirates 26-06-2013 10:40 AM

    Kochi: The Indian Coast Guard has rescued 16 people who were stranded at sea off the coast of the Lakshadweep islands after their fishing vessel was allegedly looted by Somali pirates. The rescued crew include 13 Iranians and 3 Pakistani nationals. The rescued people are being given relief and medical...
  • Johnny Depp becomes Captain Jack act for ailing children 11-06-2013 11:56 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Johnny Depp visited a children's hospital unannounced dressed in his famous character Captain Jack Sparrow. According to franchise producer Jerry Bruckheimer, the actor regularly travels with his famous costume from the fantasy adventure film series 'Pirates of the Caribbean', so that he can surprise ailing kids, reports...
  • I did my own tattoo with knife: Johnny Depp 08-06-2013 11:46 AM

    London: Superstar Johnny Depp has revealed that he did his own tattoos by using a knife. The 49-year-old actor has at least 15 tattoos including three squares and the digit 3 scratched on his hands, reported Sun online. "My skin is a journal, every tattoo means something. Whether you do...
  • Low cost smartphones will be the next step: Google chairman Eric Schmidt 21-03-2013 08:42 AM

    Visiting Google Chairman Eric Schmidt claims that low cost smartphones will be the next step. "The big future is still smartphones. And the vast majority of Indians will encounter the internet on a smartphone, it will be a low cost smartphone of great power. They will deal with health and...
  • Father of sailor taken hostage on MV Iceberg 1 narrates his plight 18-03-2013 10:13 PM

    Thirteen of the 28 Indian seafarers, rescued from Somali pirates after their vessels were hijacked in 2012, reached India on Monday. ...
  • 13 Indian sailors return home, eight others still in Somali pirates' captivity 18-03-2013 10:05 PM

    Eight Indian sailors of the Asphalt Venture and the Al Bedo are still waiting for a solution. ...
  • MV Iceberg sailor Dhiraj Tiwari's family awaits his release 30-12-2012 12:54 PM

    After spending 33 months in captivity, five Indian sailors of the MV Iceberg have returned home. However, one sailor Dhiraj Tiwari has still not been freed. ...