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  • Jessica Alba: I don't care about being a celebrity December 13, 2014

    London: Actress Jessica Alba says she does not care about her celebrity status. The 33-year-old 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' star said she would not mind if her celebrity status was ripped away from her one day because the actress feels she transformed into the person she is meant...
  • Lady Gaga makes a cameo in the new 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For' trailer July 29, 2014

    Pop star Lady Gaga sure knows how to wow her fans. Be it with her albums, her bold, independent statements or her choice of outfits. This time, she has chosen to surprise her fans with a little cameo appearance in the upcoming film 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For'....
  • Obsessed with checking emails? Here is what it can lead to January 20, 2014

    London: Scientists have identified seven deadly email sins that can lead to 'negative repercussions' in the workplace if not handled correctly. Workers obsessed with checking their emails could be damaging their own mental health and that of their colleagues, according to research at London's Kingston University. Occupational psychologist Dr Emma...
  • Islamic seminary Darul Uloom issues fatwa against photography September 11, 2013

    India's leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom has issued a fatwa, saying "photography is unlawful and a sin", even though Saudi Arabia allows photographers inside the holy city of Mecca and live telecast of 'namaz' is beamed on Islamic channels across the world. Mufti Abdul Qasim Nomani, Mohtamim (Vice-Chancellor) of Darul Uloom...
  • Lady Gaga to do a cameo in the sequel to 'Sin City' August 30, 2013

    London: Pop star Lady Gaga will be seen doing a cameo in the sequel to cult hit 'Sin City'. The 'Poker Face' hitmaker was hired to star in 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' by director Robert Rodriguez, who has already worked with the 27-year-old singer in his upcoming film...
  • Third Front will be formed only after the elections: Mulayam Singh Yadav March 29, 2013

    Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh backs down, a day after the PM claims his government will last till 2014. Mulayam says he won't withdraw support for now but maintains the Congress betrays its allies and elections will be in November 2013. ...
  • A Good Day to Die Hard: 5 great Bruce Willis performances February 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: By now it's clear that nothing and no one can kill Bruce Willis, whose fifth film in the 'Die Hard' franchise, the horribly titled 'A Good Day to Die Hard,' opens this week. It is not his finest hour. At 57, he still wreaks havoc and looks great in...
  • Joseph GordonLevitt signs 'Sin City' sequel January 9, 2013

    London: Actor Joseph GordonLevitt will feature in the upcoming sequel to 2005 film 'Sin City'. The 'Dark Knight Rises' star will play Johnny, an arrogant gambler, in "Sin City: A Dame To Kill For", reports dailystar.co.uk. "Johnny is a new character in the 'Sin City' world and we are excited for what...
  • Review: 'Tarbosaurus' is entertaining for children September 16, 2012

    Voiceovers: Goo JaHyeong, Lee Hyung Suk, Sin Yongwoo Director: Han SangHo Rating: 2 out of 5. About 80 million years ago, the world didn't look, feel or smell as it does today. Most of the creatures we take for granted today, including ourselves, either did not exist, or were too invisible...
  • Jeffrey Archer does it again March 24, 2012

    There's no doubt about it Jeffrey Archer's got a gift. At first glance, The 'Sins of the Father' is a heady mix of, well, stuff that Archer's given us before the prison sentence, the wronged innocent, the devoted partner, who fights against all odds but he does...
  • Bombay a city of sex and sin: author Corban Addison March 14, 2012

    Mumbai: As a white man, Corban Addison acknowledges he took a risk entering the brothels of Mumbai pretending to be customer but he was determined to make his novel about sex trafficking as authentic as possible. Your overall assessment of the trafficking problem in the city? Unfortunately, sex trafficking is thriving in...
  • Not ashamed of my body, says Seema Rahmani January 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Seema Rahmani is not a new name for indie film lovers. The gorgeous actress has been the obvious choice for the independent filmmakers in search of a quintessential Indian face. Her journey started from American TV soaps 'Rosewell' and 'Alias' before she made it to the headlines with...
  • Rs 5 crore set for Akshay Kumar's 'Housefull 2' November 1, 2011

    Mumbai: The makers of Akshay Kumarstarrer Housefull 2 have reconstructed the famous Burglhey Palace in London at a studio in Mumbai for the film. Producer Sajid Nadiadwala has spent Rs five crore to recreate the set for the climax of Housefull 2 and a song that will be shot in the...
  • Priyanka Chopra talks about her 7 sins February 18, 2011

    Actor Priyanka Chopra talks about the sins she loves to indulge in. ...
  • Book extract: Secrets and Sins August 26, 2010

    Jaishree Mishras Secrets and Sins is the second in a series of three novels woven around the theme of women and their choices about love, relationships and partners. The first, titled Secrets and Lies was published in 2009. Excerpts from Chapter 1: The Union Bar was more crowded than Aman had...
  • Men and women 'sin' differently, says Vatican February 19, 2009

    London: The most common sin for women is pride, while for men, the urge for sex surpasses that for food, a Vatican report states. The Catholic survey was based on a study of confessions carried out by Fr Roberto Busa, a 95yearold Jesuit scholar, reports the BBC. The Pope's personal theologian...
  • Vatican terms the morningafter pill a sin December 13, 2008

    Vatican City: The Vatican on Friday said life was sacred at every stage of its existence and condemned artificial fertilisation, embryonic stemcell research, human cloning and drugs which block pregnancy from taking hold. A longawaited document on bioethics by the Vatican's doctrinal body also said the socalled "morning after pill" and...
  • Answers and winners of the really tough movie quiz July 18, 2008

    Last week we quizzed you on your knowledge of Angelina Jolie's movies. The following are the answers of the last week's The Really Tough Movie Quiz followed by the winners. Q1) In the film Fight Club, we know that the first rule of Fight Club is: You don't talk about...
  • Thou shalt not make money, says Vatican March 11, 2008

    New Delhi: Taking note of changing dynamics, the Vatican has added to its list of seven deadly sins. Here's the new and updated list. ...
  • Rich beware! Vatican updates Seven Deadly Sins March 10, 2008

    London: If you live an extravagant life thanks to your unending wealth, the chances are high that you will spend eternity in Hell, for the Vatican has come up with an updated version of the Seven Deadly Sins which include being obscenely wealthy and causing social injustice. Monsignor Gianfranco Girotti,...
  • Want to confess your sins? Head to Goa July 13, 2007

    Goa: After all the eating and drinking and the yearly salutation to King Momos (considered the King of Carnivals in numerous Latin American festivities) some of you may want to head to a chapel when in Goa. Its called the Reconciliation Chapel and is the first of its kind in...
  • 7 deadly sins of financial planning November 17, 2006

    Mumbai: Financial planning is a critical necessity for each one of us who seeks financial control of our affairs and wish to create wealth. Then why is it that most of us do not have a Financial Plan or have not even given a thought to it? Why is it that...