Virus

  • What is Heartbleed and why is it a big deal? 10-04-2014 11:57 AM

    New York: Millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other personal information may be at risk as a result of a major breakdown in Internet security revealed earlier this week. The damage caused by the "Heartbleed" bug is currently unknown. The security hole exists on a vast number of the...
  • Android phones using Bing search engine under threat 18-02-2014 02:51 PM

    New Delhi: Cyber security sleuths have alerted Android software based mobile phone users against a suspicious activity being detected in the commonly used search engine 'Bing' on Internet-enabled communication devices. Terming the severity of the malfunction as "medium", the Indian cyberspace security agencies have alerted users that a possible attack...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Pregnant woman dies of Swine Flu 29-01-2014 05:29 PM

    Visakhapatnam: A 27-year old pregnant woman on Wednesday died of swine flu at a private hospital, becoming the first victim of the disease in the country this year, officials said. The woman, who was tested positive for H1N1 virus succumbed to the disease this morning after undergoing treatment for nearly...
  • We have Elli Avram in mind for a film: Salman Khan 08-01-2014 10:27 AM

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan, who has been promoting Swedish-Greek actress Elli Avram ever since she entered the reality show 'Bigg Boss 7' house, says he may consider her for a film. Salman was the host of 'Bigg Boss 7', which ended recently. When asked whether Elli will be seen with...
  • UK warns of ransomware scam targeting millions of users 16-11-2013 01:15 PM

    London: British officials issued an unusually stark alert about a cyberscam that locks users out of their computers unless they pay a ransom, saying Friday that tens of millions of people may soon be targeted. In a warning headlined "URGENT ALERT," Britain's National Crime Agency said they were aware of...
  • Box Office: 'Mickey Virus', 'Sooper Se Ooper' fail to impress 29-10-2013 11:50 AM

    New Delhi: As many as six films released last Friday, but none of them could excite the viewers at the box office. 'Mickey Virus', which marked the debut of actors Manish Paul and Elli Avram in Bollywood, was the most talked about movie among those that released Oct 25. But...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Mickey Virus', 'The Fifth Estate' 26-10-2013 01:00 PM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Mickey Virus', directed by Saurabh Verma and starring Elli Avram, Manish Choudhary, Varun Badola and Puja Gupta and Hollywood movie 'The Fifth State'. He also speaks to filmmaker Asghar Farhidi on his movie 'The Past'. ...
  • 'Mickey Virus' review: It's a concept in search of a plot 25-10-2013 11:07 PM

    Cast: Manish Paul, Manish Chaudhari, Varun Badola, Elli Avram Director: Saurabh Varma I wouldn't be surprised if Mickey Virus was greenlit only because some smart-alec marketing wiz pitched it as the next Vicky Donor. Problem is, this film is never more than just a good pitch. A concept in search...
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  • Manish Paul: Cracking friends' e-mail passwords wasn't a big deal 25-10-2013 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: It is the comic timing of Manish Paul, a popular name on the small screen, that is keeping his career ticking at an impressive rate. The versatile actor, who makes his Bollywood debut with 'Mickey Virus', has been garnering buzz for making the biggest splash on the comedy...
  • 'Mickey Virus' Tweet Review: First day, first show 25-10-2013 10:08 AM

    New Delhi: Popular face on TV, Manish Paul makes his foray into Bollywood with Saurabh Varma's 'Mickey Virus'. Set in Delhi, the film is comic thriller and has Paul playing the role of a hacker. After getting series of complaints related to hacking, Delhi Police hires Mickey Arora(Paul) a street...
  • Mickey Virus: Will Manish Paul make it big in Bollywood? 24-10-2013 03:28 PM

    New Delhi: With one-week window for them before next week's big release 'Krrish 3', small releases and debutants are squeezing in to woo the box office as well as the moviegoers. "The situation arose because there is no other date available in November for these films to release. The festive...
  • Manish Paul: 'Mickey Virus' is very close to my heart 21-10-2013 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: Right from his screen name to the place where the film is based, 'Mickey Virus' has many similarities with its lead actor Manish Paul in real life. Manish as well as his screen character come from Malviya Nagar in Delhi. Apart from this, parts of the film have...
  • 'Mickey Virus' a dream come true for Manish Paul 20-10-2013 02:39 PM

    Mumbai: Popular TV anchor Manish Paul, who is making his Bollywood debut with 'Mickey Virus', feels proud to see his hoardings all over Mumbai. He says it's a dream come true. "It's a dream come true. I have got a solo lead film, my hoardings are all over Mumbai...I used...
  • Manish Paul's 'Mickey Virus' to be remade in Telugu and Tamil 17-10-2013 02:41 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood film 'Mickey Virus', which marks the acting debut of Manish Paul, might be remade in Tamil and Telugu. Talks are on, said the movie's producer. "We have been contacted by a number of parties from down south for 'Mickey Virus'. We are negotiating the remake, merchandising and gaming...
  • Salman, Ranbir to promote Manish Paul's 'Mickey Virus' 17-09-2013 02:13 PM

    Mumbai: Popular TV host Manish Paul, who is foraying into Bollywood with 'Mickey Virus', a film set against the backdrop of hacking, says Bollywood A-listers like Salman Khan and Ranbir Kapoor will promote his film. Directed by debutant Saurabh Varma, 'Mickey Virus' is a comedy thriller, which features Manish as...
  • Bombay High Court directs transport dept to reinstate HIV positive bus driver 05-09-2013 08:38 PM

    Mumbai: The Bombay high Court has directed the state transport department to reinstate a bus driver who was suspended for testing HIV positive. The 41-year-old bus driver from Pune was sacked from his job last year after he voluntarily disclosed his status. CNN IBN had reported on his suspension last...
  • Brinda Karat demands action against those involved in vaccine trial 03-09-2013 10:03 PM

    New Delhi: CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat has demanded action against those involved in the trial of a vaccine which allegedly used thousands of children as guiney pigs to test their new product. Karat demanded action in the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine trials which was allegedly conducted on thousands of...
  • Manish Paul feels youngsters will find a connect with 'Mickey Virus' 03-09-2013 12:22 AM

    Mumbai: Popular TV anchor Manish Paul, who is foraying into Bollywood with 'Mickey Virus', a film set against the backdrop of hacking, says youngsters will find a connect with the film. Directed by debutant Saurabh Varma, 'Mickey Virus' is a comedy-thriller and features Manish as a computer hacker named Mickey...
  • Swine flu claims ninth victim in Bhopal 20-08-2013 05:56 PM

    A 32-year-old man, who worked as a cameraman with a local news channel, died of swine flu at Bhopal, hospital on Tuesday. The deceased, Santosh Joshi, had been admitted to a private hospital about a fortnight back and was diagnosed with swine flu. Joshi, who was on a ventilator, succumbed...
  • Dalai Lama's website hacked, infects visitors' computers with viruses 13-08-2013 07:34 AM

    Boston: A prominent computer security firm warned that the Dalai Lama's Chinese-language website has been hacked and is infecting visitors' computers with viruses in what may to be an effort to spy on human rights activists who frequently visit the site. Kaspersky Lab researcher Kurt Baumgartner told Reuters on Monday...
  • Infographic: Who is spying on you? And how to stop them 06-08-2013 03:00 PM

    Every time you log on to the Web, you are potentially exposing your digital information to many types of threats. At home, at work or when outside, you are vulnerable and your privacy and identity is at risk. The threat is not only from hackers, but also from your ISP...
  • 'Mickey Virus' trailer: TV anchor Manish Paul makes his B'wood debut 19-07-2013 04:37 PM

    He is a Delhi boy who moved to Mumbai. But Manish Paul's life perhaps comes a full circle as he makes his Bollywood debut in a film based in his home town Delhi. Paul makes his big screen debut in director Saurabh Varma's film 'Mickey Virus'. Touted as a comin...
  • Newly discovered virus kills 45 worldwide 17-07-2013 10:55 AM

    Mumbai: A newly discovered SARS like virus has killed 45 people worldwide. The virus, which has been discovered around Gulf countries, is worrying scientists as they are not able to ascertain the origin and nature of the virus. After swine flu and avian flu, Mers - a new mutated strain...
  • 'Mickey Virus' first look: TV show host Manish Paul turns hacker 11-07-2013 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: The first look of 'Mickey Virus' has been released. Directed by Saurabh Varma, the film stars popular TV host Manish Paul in the lead role. 'Mickey Virus' is scheduled to be released on September 13, 2013. ...
  • First look into HIV's coating may lead to AIDS cure 31-05-2013 12:49 PM

    Washington: Scientists have for the first time built a detailed molecular model of the complex structure of the inner protein shell of HIV, paving way for potential new treatments for the deadly virus. A team led by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine described the 4-million-atom structure...
  • Anchoring not stepping stone to movies: Manish Paul 19-05-2013 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: After being a successful anchor on the small screen, Manish Paul moves to the big screen with 'Micky Virus', but insists that he never used the small screen medium to get into movies. The 31-year-old has anchored shows like 'Dance India Dance Li'l Masters', 'Sa Re Ga Ma...
  • Goa: HIV affected to get SMS alerts about checkup dates 18-05-2013 01:30 PM

    Panaji: HIV-affected people in Goa are now getting SMS alerts on their mobile phones reminding them about the next dose of anti-retroviral therapy (ART). This novel scheme has been launched by Goa State AIDS Control Society (GSACS), a Government body, for the People Living With HIV (PLHIV), a national network...
  • China: 'Death toll from new bird flu rises to 36' 18-05-2013 11:30 AM

    London: Four more people in China have died from a new strain of bird flu, bringing the death toll from the H7N9 virus to 36 from 131 confirmed cases, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Friday. The United Nations health agency said the four deaths were from cases that...
  • 'Report of Gir lions affected by deadly virus incorrect' 16-05-2013 10:32 PM

    New Delhi: Gujarat government on Thursday denied a media report that Gir lions are affected by the same virus which had wiped out 30 per cent of the lion population in Tanzania's Serengeti National Park in the 1990s. The news report, which appeared today, stated that scientists in India have...