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  • PlayStation Vue: Sony unveils new web-based TV service November 13, 2014

    Bangalore: Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, a unit of Sony Corp of America, unveiled a new cloud-based TV service, PlayStation Vue, expected to be commercially launched during the first quarter of 2015. The web-based television service allows users to access live TV and on-demand content without a cable or satellite service,...
  • Sony World Photography Awards launch hunt to uncover India's best photographer November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Sony World Photography Awards, one of the world's most prestigious photography competitions, together with Sony Asia Pacific, launches a competition to discover India's best photographer. India National Award is open to photographers of all abilities from India. Entries are free via worldphoto website and photographers can enter any...
  • More trouble for Robert Vadra, Haryana government decides to probe land deals November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The Haryana government has indicated that it is ready to probe Robert Vadra's land deal. This comes at a time when questions are being raised over Vadra's conduct after he got into a spat with a reporter. The government has said that the final call will be taken by...
  • Xperia Z3 Compact: Sony's new smartphone outflanks the iPhone 6 (Sponsored) November 3, 2014

    The recent release of the iPhone 6 in India may have pulled in a bunch of customers, but at the same time, its high pricing has left a large number of prospective buyers disgruntled - with many not willing to shell out half-a-lakh on it, while others seem to be...
  • Bigg Boss 8, Day 36: Sonali Raut chides Ali Quli Mirza for misbehaving with her October 28, 2014

    After Soni's exit, Upen was seen opening up to other housemates, be it Sonali, Diandra or Aarya, he has started mingling around the house. Upen was seen dressing up as a girl, while Karishma and Sushant helped him put on makeup. Upen then walks around the house wearing a dupatta...
  • Upen is fed up inside the 'Bigg Boss' house but he has a chance of winning the show: Soni Singh October 27, 2014

    Mumbai: TV actress Soni Singh, who was seen sharing a brother-sister relationship with co-contestant Upen Patel on 'Bigg Boss 8', says the model-actor is fed up of the controversial reality show. Soni, best known for playing negative roles in TV soaps like 'Banoo Main Teri Dulhann', Saraswatichandra' among others, is the...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8', Day 35: Salman Khan sings for musicians Sajid-Wajid; Soni Singh gets eliminated from the show October 27, 2014

    Sunday's episode of 'Bigg Boss 8' opened with Salman Khan jamming with music composers Sajid-Wajid. He sang some of the tunes from his hit films such as 'Dabangg', 'Ek Tha Tiger', etc. Later, Urvashi Dholakia, winner of 'Bigg Boss' season 6 came to mentor the present contestants. She gave a lot...
  • Why promote porn stars when talented actors are waiting for opportunities to prove their potential?: Soni Singh on Shanti Dynamite entering 'Bigg Boss 8' October 27, 2014

    Are the makers of 'Bigg Boss', in an attempt to get huge TRPs, ignoring the potential harms of roping in porn star Shanti Dynamite as the second wild card entry of this season? Will the critics chide the makers for using Shanti to grab everyone's attention? These issues, which are...
  • Snapshot: 'Homesick' Alia Bhatt expresses her love for mom Soni Razdan and sister Shaheen on Twitter October 15, 2014

    Alia Bhatt is certainly living a busy life. The actress, who made headlines for 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' this year, is now busy shooting for her next. Her upcoming film 'Shaandaar' features Shahid in the main lead and is being directed by Vikas Bahl. Her recent post on Instangram explains...
  • Bigg Boss 8, Day 20: Soni Singh curses Gautam Gulati; Minissha Lamba confronts Karishma Tanna October 11, 2014

    Day 20 in the Bigg Boss House started with the housemates grooving on the tunes of 'Aaj Blue hai paani paani'. But their excitement was soon dampened and taken over by tension and nervousness when Bigg Boss announced a task whereby Punit and Aarya could save th​emselves from getting directly...
  • Sony Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact launched at Rs 51,990, Rs 44,990 in India September 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Sony launched its flagship smartphones Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact in India priced at Rs 51,990 and Rs 44,990, as the Japanese electronics giant aims to further strengthen its position in the premium handset category ruled by the likes of Apple, Samsung and HTC. The smartphones, which...
  • Bigg Boss 8: Will the aircraftstyle house have no beds, running water? September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Is it a coincidence, or is it knowledge? Whatever be the reason, actor Kamaal R Khan was right. Khan (and a few publications) had put out a list of probable contestants for the upcoming television reality show 'Bigg Boss' season 8. Out of the 11 names Khan had mentioned...
  • 'Upen Patel and Arya Babbar are in the show? Bigg Boss is Bollywood's MNREGA': Hilarious Twitter reactions to 'Bigg Boss 8' opening night September 22, 2014

    Prime time television will not be the same anymore. The muchawaited "reality shows ka baap" 'Bigg Boss' is back with its eight season. The show is all set to see a whole new batch of inmates who'll not only compete for the prize money, but also a lot more than...
  • Bigg Boss 8: Hilarious Upen Patel jokes you shouldn't miss September 22, 2014

    Isn't it both funny and shocking to see Upen Patel trend on Twitter? As soon as the actor entered the Bigg Boss house and spoke to Salman Khan in a weird accent, many took to Twitter to take digs at him. Read on ...
  • Bigg Boss 8 highlights: Salman Khan performs towel dance with Gutthi; Upen Patel carries a bikini to the house September 21, 2014

    It's back! Yes, the muchawaited 'reality show ka baap' Bigg Boss is back with its eight season. The show, which has entertained us for the last so many years, is all set to see a whole new batch of inmates who'll not only compete for the prize money, but also...
  • Minisha Lamba, Upen Patel, Karishna Tanna: The list of final contestants of 'Bigg Boss 8' September 21, 2014

    New Delhi: As the eight season of the hugely popular show 'Bigg Boss' goes on air tonight, we bring you the confirmed list of celebrities who will be taking part in the show this year. The list has been confirmed by sources close Colors channel. The Indian adaptation of international show...
  • Sony warns of much bigger loss, blames struggling smartphone business September 17, 2014

    Tokyo: Sony on Wednesday warned of a muchdeeperthanexpected loss and said it would not pay a dividend this business year after it was hit by a 180 billion yen ($1.7 billion) impairment charge for its struggling smartphone division. The Japanese consumer electronics company is now predicting a 230 billion yen ($2.15...
  • A lot more needs to be done in floodravaged J&K, says Ambika Soni September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Saturday said that a lot more needs to be done by the Centre in the floodravaged Jammu and Kashmir and came out in defence of the coalition government in the state for its role in rescue and relief operation saying the entire state government machinery became...
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Motorola's new Moto G, Asus ZenWatch the biggest launches this week September 7, 2014

    It was one of the most exciting weeks in technology this year and here are the key highlights. 1. Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Edge, Gear VR, Gear S: Samsung, at the consumer electronics fair IFA 2014 in Berlin, unveiled four new devices the Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note Edge,...
  • IFA highlights: Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Sony Xperia Z3, Acer Liquid Jade, Asus ZenWatch September 4, 2014

    Berlin: Samsung and other electronics companies used the IFA trade show in Berlin to showcase their holiday lineups. New smartphones, computerised wristwatches and a virtualreality headset were among the gadgets announced Wednesday. Samsung Electronics The Korean electronics company says it will start selling two new smartphones and a virtualreality headset in October. The...
  • Will Apple's September 9 announcements upstage the IFA 2014 unveilings? September 4, 2014

    Berlin: Berlin's gigantic IFA consumer electronics fair opens this week, with the shadow of Apple looming large even if the iconic US brand traditionally snubs the event. IFA, one of Europe's biggest showcases of the latest electronic gadgets, is scheduled to open on September 5 and run until September 10. But news...
  • Sony announces Xperia Z3 flagship smartphone, Xperia Z3 Compact, Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Sony has unveiled a series of smartphones and a tablet in the run up to IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin that starts on September 5. In addition to its new flagship smartphone the Xperia Z3, the Japanese electronics veteran also took the veils off a smaller Xperia...