Weekend

  • Salman's 'Kick' breaks box office records, earns Rs 83.73 crore in 3 days July 29, 2014

    Bollywood actor Salman Khan continues his golden run at the box office with his latest film 'Kick'as it has already broken box office records including the highest opening day and weekend collections of the year. The film's opening weekend collections stood at a very impressive Rs 83.73 crore. The collection...
  • Susie Wolff adds female face to Friday F1 practice July 4, 2014

    Silverstone: Susie Wolff will accelerate out of the Silverstone pitlane on Friday to become the first woman driver in 22 years to take part in a grand prix weekend. It is a big step for the 31yearold Scot, who replaces Williams' Finnish regular Valtteri Bottas for first practice at the British...
  • Shah Rukh Khan chills at home on the weekend with his 'lil one' May 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shah Rukh Khan managed to take a break over the weekend and indulged in movies and food with his 'lil one' AbRam."'21 Jump Street', '27 Dresses'...a day of film watching and junk food with my lil one. No greater pleasure than the small ones. I sleep happy," Shah...
  • Travelogue: Jodhpur's Ranbanka Palace is a perfect heritage classic weekend getaway January 25, 2014

    Is a relaxing, solitary, but entertaining classic getaway on your wish list? Kaalbelia dances, delightful puppet shows, mouth watering 'laal maas' and the traditional paintings at the Ranbanka Palace Hotel in this historic Rajasthan town could provide the answer. A weekend trip to the "classic heritage property", a title awarded by...
  • Singapore: Alcohol sale, consumption banned in riot hit 'Little India' on weekend December 10, 2013

    Sale and consumption of alcohol will be banned this coming weekend in Little India's Race Course Road area where riot broke out on Sunday night after a fatal accident. Announcing the ban on Monday, Second Minister for Home Affairs S Iswaran said details of the ban, such as exactly what time...
  • Roundup: NH7 Weekender pulls the madness out on day 1 December 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Music surely has its own sensitivity, varying from individual to infidel. You can't put its definition into brackets and so crazy was the twilight. After much loved debut of NH7 Weekender last year, the festival rocked the capital once again. With music acts across all genres, ranging from...
  • NH7 Weekender: The Dewarists steals the show on day 1 December 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Hot air balloon and giant wheel rides, art installations for a good cause, shiny, happy festival goers all wrapped up in their winter best, and, of course, some truly epic sets by everyone from Swedish metal giants Meshuggah and festival favourite Nucleya to Mumbai hardcore band Scribe and...
  • NH7 Weekender 2013 enthralls the music lovers of DelhiNCR November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The much awaited Bacardi NH7 Weekender is back in NCR with performances that will leave you beautifully inebriated with artistes playing their rocks and classics. Bacardi NH7 Weekender is around the corner featuring over 60 artistes across six stages with its signature festive spirit. The gigs include indie, international,...
  • NH7 Weekender 2013 is a tribute to its longtime fans: Vijay Nair November 29, 2013

    New Delhi: What began as a little artiste management and booking agency in 2002 with a handful of people working out of an apartment in Mumbai's suburbs, Vijay Nair's 'Out Much Loud' has now emerged as India's live music and entertainment conglomerate. Most definitely, there has been no looking back...
  • Bacardi NH7 Weekender set to kickoff at Buddh international circuit November 29, 2013

    New Delhi: "How many days left?" Raziya Khan asks her friend while travelling in the metro. Her friend counts the days on her fingers '26, 27, 28, 29...' and almost squeals with a childlike excitement "hey that's 4 right? Just 4 more days to go. Pinch me!". Jokes, Giggles, plans...
  • Roman Polanski's documentary on racing comes to limelight after 40 years November 20, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Weekend of a Champion,' a documentary about British Formula One driver Jackie Stewart, went unnoticed for about 40 years until the London film lab where it was stored was closing and asked its producer, Roman Polanski, what to do with it. The PolishFrench filmmaker, 80, had all but forgotten...
  • Snapshot: Prateik, Sophie cheer for Sonam Kapoor as she walks the ramp November 16, 2013

    Known for her fashion sense, Sonam Kapoor walked the ramp for international designer Mark Fest on the first day of Signature International Fashion Weekend. The actress looked stunning as she walked the ramp in a gown. Though the actress sashayed the ramp, others from the film fraternity like Prateik and...
  • Saudi Arabia changes its working week to SundayThursday June 24, 2013

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has announced it is switching its official weekend to Fridays and Saturdays, bringing the kingdom's working week closer in line with other countries in a move long desired by many of the country's businesses. Saudi Arabia, the biggest Arab economy, had been the only member of the sixmember...
  • 'GI Joe: Retaliation' grabs top spot at box office April 3, 2013

    "GI Joe: Retaliation" fought its way to the top of the Easter weekend box office heap. The second installment of the series, inspired by the iconic action figures, took more than $41.2 million from Friday through Sunday. ...
  • Telugu film 'Weekend Love' completes its first schedule April 1, 2013

    The first shooting schedule of Telugu film 'Weekend Love', starring actor Srihari and Supriya Sailaja in leading roles have been completed. The film is produced by Madhu Thota under the banner of Dhrusti entertainments. Shanthi Srihari is presenting the film. Madhu Thota spoke of the film and said, "We have shot...
  • Actor Vidyullekha Raman bags Ajith's new flick April 1, 2013

    Chennai: She may not have had a dream debut, but southern actress Vidyullekha Raman is happy with the way her career is shaping up. She recently completed shooting for untitled Telugu film with junior NTR, and now she has bagged Ajith Kumar's yet tobe titled Tamil project as well. "I'm extremely...
  • Barack Obama plays golf with Tiger Woods February 19, 2013

    Florida: President Barack Obama saw firsthand how golf is played at the highest level on Sunday, teeing off with Tiger Woods, the world's No 2 golfer who is rebuilding a oncesqueaky clean image tarnished by a messy 2010 divorce. Obama, an avid weekend golfer, and Woods, who won his 75th...
  • Delhi celebrates music at the NH7 Weekender October 17, 2012

    NH7 is a platform that gives fans a unique way to explore music from India and around the world. With days of (free) streaming music, profiles and discographies of over 200 artists, topnotch editorial content updated daily, exhaustive gig listings from around the country and a robust online store, we...
  • Bangalore: Nayandahalli flyover to open by weekend September 19, 2012

    Bangalore: The level-one flyover built by the Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) at the junction of Outer Ring Road (ORR) near Nayandahalli Junction, connecting ORR from Tumkur Road to Banashankari is all set to be inaugurated by this weekend. Earlier, commuters needed at least 15-20 minutes to cross the junction during...
  • Sunday showers cool Chennai, upset weekend plans September 3, 2012

    Chennai: After a hot and humid afternoon, the skies opened up to provide some relief to residents of the city on Sunday evening. Intermittent spells of rain were witnessed at various parts over the past week. The rains that started around 4.30 pm continued late into the night. Evening plans...
  • Disney's 'Brave' rides to box office win June 25, 2012

    Los Angeles: Disney's new animated movie, 'Brave,' about a rebellious, red-headed princess battled to the top of movie box office charts over the weekend, scoring $80 million in ticket sales around the world. The fairy tale from Disney's Pixar studio pulled in $66.7 million at domestic theaters from Friday through Sunday,...
  • First look of 'Viswaroopam' at IIFA Awards May 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Legendary actor Kamal Haasan's upcoming film Viswaroopam, that has been produced and directed by the actor himself, will be showcased at the 13th Videocon IIFA Weekend in Singapore this June 2012. Viswaroopam is made in both Hindi and Tamil and is one of Haasan's biggest projects till date. The Hindi...
  • Cruise's 'Mission' accomplishes box-office win December 27, 2011

    Los Angeles: Hollywood has picked up a little Christmas bonus. Studios generally underestimated the size of their movie audiences over the weekend, and they're now revising the holiday revenues upward. Leading the way is Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol', which pulled in $29.5 million for the weekend. That Monday...
  • If you're happy and you know it, did you tweet? September 30, 2011

    Washington: Twitter confirms it: People tend to wake up in a good mood and are happiest on weekends. The fast-paced forum is offering scientists a peek at real-time, presumably little-filtered human behavior and thoughts. Cornell University researchers turned to the microblog to study mood and found a pretty consistent pattern. The...
  • India's biggest showbiz weekend on October 28-30 September 23, 2011

    New Delhi: It's a pleasant dilemma on October 30 as three of the biggest events India has ever seen will divide viewers between the closing ceremony of the country's first Grand Prix, eccentric style icon Lady Gaga's show and an electrifying performance by thrash pioneers Metallica. Metallica is slated to perform...
  • Sayali okay with wearing bikini on screen September 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Former Miss India and actress Sayali Bhagat says she doesn't understand talk about girls refusing to sport a bikini in Dhoom 3, adding she would gladly wear one for a role. "I have no inhibitions about looking sexy. I am quite comfortable with my body. I want to wear...
  • Bollybuzz: Big B launches the music of 'This Weekend' September 16, 2011

    Also on BollyBuzz, Sanjay Dutt launches the music of 'Azaan'. ...
  • Big B unveils first look of 'This Weekend' October 27, 2011

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan unveiled the first look of stuntman-turned-director Tinu Verma's This Weekend. Big B also on Tuesday released the music of the film with the cast of the movie - Rajneesh Duggal, Sayali Bhagat and Tamil actor Arjun, said a statement. The film will be released in three languages...
  • Sayali aspires to be world's busiest model July 28, 2011

    Jammu: Model-turned-Actress Sayali Bhagat, who claims she has walked the ramp 1800 times, says she aspires to have record number of fashion shows to her credit. "I aspire to become an international model holding the record of maximum number of ramp shows. I have already done 1800 shows till now," Sayali...
  • Obesity hits kids staying up late on weekends January 25, 2011

    London: Kids staying up late at weekends are more likely to be obese, says a new study. Those who are told to go to bed early on weekend nights get a chance to catch up on the sleep they do not get throughout the week and tend to be thinner. Researchers...