The X Factor

  • Bangalore duo tops the 12th Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm rally 02-03-2014 05:24 PM

    Bangalore couple Satish Gopalkrishnan and Savera DSouza have redefined teamwork in motorsport by being the only couple to consistently win rallies across the country.The Banglore duo topped Rally Ndure (TSD category) at the prestigious 12th Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm, which concluded on Saturday. While the champion TSD rallyists of the...
  • Cheryl Cole set for 'The X Factor' return? 23-02-2014 03:14 PM

    (15:08) London: Singer Cheryl Cole reportedly had a meeting with music mogul Simon Cowell here to finalise her return to the reality show 'The X Factor' as a judge. The 30-year-old is said to have flown to London from Los Angeles for a lunch meeting with Cowell and the show...
  • Britain's TV channel to air first live show from space 11-01-2014 04:01 PM

    London: Britain's Channel 4 said it will air the first-ever live television show from space, tracking the International Space Station though a complete orbit around the Earth. 'Live from Space' will be broadcast on National Geographic Channel in 170 other countries. Besides glimpses of daily life aboard the ISS, the...
  • Elton John, Katy Perry to perform at 'The X Factor' finale 02-12-2013 06:25 PM

    London: The finale of British singing reality show 'The X Factor' will see a bevy of stars taking the stage to perform. The line up includes Elton John, Katy Perry and One Direction band. The show will take place at the Wembley Arena Dec 14-Dec 15 here. John will be...
  • Being 'useless' in school helped Simon Cowell 16-11-2013 12:06 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell says being 'useless' in school and pure 'luck' brought him fame and fortune, but the comment has left people angry. The 54-year-old, who has netted 200 million with hit shows like 'The X Factor', said in a radio interview: "I didn't work hard when...
  • Music mogul Simon Cowell to convert to Judaism? 15-11-2013 02:38 PM

    Los Angeles: Music mogul Simon Cowell will reportedly convert himself to Judaism before he ties the knot with Lauren Silverman. The 'X Factor' boss, who was raised a Roman Catholic, pledged a whopping 100,000 pounds in support of the Israeli army at a plush gala for the Friends of the...
  • Demi Lovato not afraid of 'The X Factor' co-judge Simon Cowell 21-10-2013 04:54 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer Demi Lovato says she is not afraid of making her 'The X Factor' co-judge Simon Cowell angry with her witty comments. Asked on the show if she is worried about making Cowell, 53, angry, Lovato, 21, said: "I don't really know for sure and I don't really...
  • Lady Gaga may pull out of 'The X Factor' 04-10-2013 04:09 PM

    London: Singer Lady Gaga has reportedly threatened to pull out of her special performance on show 'The X Factor' after judge Sharon Osbourne's crude remarks against her. Osbourne is said to have called Gaga vile, a bully and a hypocrite in her new autobiography. Osbourne has claimed that Gaga had...
  • Simon Cowell embarrassed by contestant on 'The X Factor' 19-09-2013 03:25 PM

    Los Angeles: A contestant on the American singing reality show 'The X Factor' failed to recognise music mogul Simon Cowell thus leaving him embarrassed. The incident took place during the Denver, Colorado auditions for the show when contestant Yosselin Marquez bluntly asked Cowell who he was. Though Marquez's performance ended...
  • Simon Cowell is a big old softie, says Sharon Osbourne 27-08-2013 04:38 PM

    London: Singer Sharon Osbourne says music mogul Simon Cowell is a good man and that he is a soft person at heart. Osborune and Cowell share the judges' panel on British reality show 'The X Factor'. "He's a good man. He was the first person to contact me when my...
  • Britney Spears can't hold conversations? 07-08-2013 05:41 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer Britney Spears cannot continue her conversations on her own and always needs someone to tell her what to speak, says her former 'The X Factor' colleague Adrienne Bailon. Bailon hosted the US version of singing reality show 'The X Factor' last year when Spears was on the...
  • Cowell sued by 'X Factor' contestants 10-08-2011 03:52 PM

    London: Music mogul Simon Cowell is facing legal action over allegations that he caused "mental anguish" to a pair of contestants who tried for the US version of music reality show "The X Factor". Hyman Marks, 86, and his son Stephen, 54, are suing Cowell over claims that their audition...
  • Indian version of 'The X Factor' coming soon 21-01-2011 03:55 PM

    All aspiring singers who have been waiting to audition for the sixth season of music reality show Indian Idol, hold on! There's something bigger in store as Sony Entertainment Television is set to launch internationally famous show The X Factor in India soon. "Indian Idol will come, but this year...
  • Justin Timberlake on 'American Idol'? 28-07-2010 05:25 PM

    London: Singer Justin Timberlake is tipped to replace Simon Cowell as an American Idol judge. Cowell quit the show in May to focus on his new US series The X Factor, which premieres in September 2011. According to reports, American Idol producer Simon Fuller and Fox Network executives are also...