Rogues

  • Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' cut down? 17-03-2014 01:34 PM

    New York: Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' movie has been reportedly cut down. The 47-year-old actress joined several other stars from the original X-Men films for the new movie, including Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, and Ian McKellen, reported New York Daily News. Berry's...
  • 16 books to pre-order in 2014 07-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Heads-up for autumn/winter 2016, when Aleph will publish the much-anticipated novel A Suitable Girl by Vikram Seth. Less than 24 months to give A Suitable Boy another go, people! 1. The Bone Clocks David Mitchell Hachette A new David Mitchell book is an event, at par with a Christopher Nolan...
  • Baz Luhrmann: I was an idiot to reject 'Harry Potter' 18-05-2013 05:27 PM

    London: 'The Great Gatsby' helmer Baz Luhrmann had turned down the opportunity to direct the 'Harry Potter' films in favour of shooting movie musical 'Moulin Rouge'. The 50-year-old filmmaker said he was contacted by producers of the wizarding franchise while they were planning the first big screen installment, 2001's 'Harry...
  • Palin threatens to sue author of 'Rogue' book 29-09-2011 11:44 AM

    Anchorage, Alaska: Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin threatened to sue the author and publisher of an unflattering biography she said was filled with "lies and rumors presented as fact." The book by veteran political writer Joe McGinniss, "The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin," was published last week as...
  • Blocking rogue gene may stop cancer spread 25-01-2011 05:42 PM

    London: British scientists have discovered a 'rogue gene' which helps cancer spread around the body and say blocking it with the right kind of drugs could stop many types of the disease in their tracks. Researchers from the University of East Anglia said their findings could lead within a decade...
  • Rogue trader in $7 billion bank fraud 24-01-2008 11:32 PM

    Guyana: West Indies hit back strongly against Pakistan on Friday as 13 wickets tumbled on the second day of the opening Test, leading by 100 runs with eight wickets left in the second innings. Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal completed career-best figures of 5-69 as the hosts, 209-9 overnight, were bowled...