August

  • 'August Osage County' review: It is a satisfying rich brew of drama 08-03-2014 05:17 PM

    Cast: Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Ewan McGregor, Chris Cooper, Sam Shepard, Benedict Cumberbatch, Juliette Lewis, Abigail Breslin, Margo Martindale, Chris Cooper, Dermot Mulroney and Julianne Nicholson Director: John Wells Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Shame and scandals within the family have always been excellent ingredients for a robust film, and...
  • 'August: Osage County' wins four awards at Capri Festival 02-01-2014 04:23 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood actresses Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts' new movie 'August: Osage County' has been given a massive Oscars boost after picking up four awards at the Capri, Hollywood Film Festival in Italy. The movie adaptation of Tracy Letts' play about a dysfunctional family's reunion was named Film of...
  • Julia Roberts: Freckles made me look dirty, a director said 30-12-2013 10:34 AM

    London: Oscar-winner Julia Roberts says she was once asked by a director to get rid of her freckles as it made her look "dirty". The 46-year-old 'August: Osage County' actress was asked by a director of a film that her facial marks be "taken off" as he thought they made...
  • Julia Roberts felt 'terrible' after hitting Meryl Streep in 'August: Osage County' 15-12-2013 11:52 AM

    Los Angeles: Actress Julia Roberts says she felt 'terrible' after she knocked over veteran actress Meryl Streep for a scene in 'August: Osage County' because she left her 'battered and bruised'. Roberts, 46, plays Streep's on-screen daughter Barbara in the gritty comedy drama. She was forced to push the 64-year-old...
  • Independence Day India: Google's Tricoloured salute to our freedom 15-08-2013 06:18 AM

    New Delhi: A Tricoloured ribbon spells out the Google letters on the Google India home page on Independence Day India. Google has been commemorating India's Independence Day with a doodle on its home page since 2003. Most of the Google doodles had the Indian national flag as the inspiration. But...
  • State of The Nation: Are we losing or winning the war against poverty? 12-08-2013 11:58 PM

    This Thursday is the 15th of August and in this 67th Independence Day week CNN-IBN is bringing you State Of the Nation focusing on whether there is anything to celebrate about Independence Day this year. ...
  • Sneak Peek: 'Austenland' 27-07-2013 07:57 PM

    Keri Russell stars as a Jane Austen fanatic in the romantic comedy 'Austenland', which will hit the screens in the US in August. ...
  • Tyson Gay sets up double Bolt showdown after year's best 200m 24-06-2013 08:56 AM

    Kingston: Tyson Gay rocketed to the year's fastest 200 metres, clocking 19.74 seconds at the US trials on Sunday to set up a double sprint clash with Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt at August's world championships. The big victory came two days after Gay ran a world-leading 9.75 seconds to...
  • Who was Auguste Rodin 12-11-2012 01:02 PM

    New Delhi: Born on November 12 1840, Auguste Rodin is recognised as the most important modernist sculptor in France during the 1880s and became world-renowned by the turn of the century for his mastery of the human form and use of light and shadow in his figurative sculptures. His popular...
  • Who was Auguste Rodin 12-11-2012 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: Born on November 12 1840, Auguste Rodin is recognised as the most important modernist sculptor in France during the 1880s and became world-renowned by the turn of the century for his mastery of the human form and use of light and shadow in his figurative sculptures. His popular...
  • Google doodles Auguste Rodin's 172nd birthday 12-11-2012 09:58 AM

    New Delhi: Celebrating the 172nd birthday of the French sculptor Auguste Rodin, Google has posted a doodle featuring one of his most famous works "The Thinker". The second 'O' of Google has been replaced with Rodin's bronze and marble sculpture - The Thinker - which depicts a man in grave...
  • Google doodles Auguste Rodin's 'The Thinker' 12-11-2012 08:56 AM

    New Delhi: A digital cast of Auguste Rodin's bronze and marble sculpture 'The Thinker' has been posted on the Google home page on the occasion of the French sculptor's 172nd birth anniversary. The image of the man in sober meditation replaces the second O of the Google logo on November...
  • What's to celebrate about India?

    Borgub's Lair |  Amrita Tripathi
    The annual India Day Parade in New York and the flashy display of all that patriotism by NRIs made me start to wonder what it's...

  • Google doodles India's 65th Independence Day 15-08-2011 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: A sketch of Delhi's Red Fort takes guard on the Google home page on the occasion of 15 August 2011, India's 65th Independence Day. The Red Fort has an important place in the history of Delhi and that of India. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000,...
  • I'm like a hard working farmer: Mammootty 19-10-2010 04:51 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Malayalam superstar Mammootty compares himself to a "hard working farmer" who just cares about his work and hopes for the best. "I am like a farmer. A farmer always works hard in his field and his only prayer is that his crop should be a bumper one. Similarly, I...
  • Maruti reports highest ever monthly sales 01-09-2010 03:14 PM

    New Delhi: Indian car market leader Maruti Suzuki on Wednesday reported its highest ever monthly sales of 23.6 per cent for August at 104,791 units as compared to 84,808 vehicles for the like period of 2009. According to the company, the domestic market for its cars grew at 32.5 per...
  • Food inflation down at 10.35 pc in Aug first week 19-08-2010 01:20 PM

    New Delhi: Annual food inflation fell to 10.35 per cent for the week ended August 7 as prices of vegetables, specially potato and onion, declined. Food inflation, which was 11.40 per cent for the week ended on July 31, is in double digits for the second consecutive week, after it...
  • Mika Singh creates history in Australia 18-08-2010 01:51 PM

    Sydney: On August 15, singer Mika Singh created a new record by being the only Indian to sing in front of 25,000 people at the Sydney Olympic stadium in Australia. The crowd consisted of Indians, Pakistanis, Bangladeshis and local Australians from cities near Sydney. This was Mika's solo performance for...
  • Salman Khan's views on Incredible India 15-08-2010 01:03 PM

    As the country gears up to celebrate its 64th Independence Day, Salman Khan has been tweeting about some SMSes that have been floating around. He asks: “Olympic shooter wins gold, government gives 3 crore. Another shooter dies fighting with terrorists, government pays 1 lakh. Really, Incredible India. Where rice is...
  • Friday Releases: Hollywood bonanza at BO 14-03-2008 05:31 PM

    ...any player that throws a game, no player that entertains propositions or promises to throw a game, no player who sits in on a conference with a bunch of gamblers in which ways and means of throwing a game are discussed and does not promptly tell his club about it,...
  • India shines, even brighter: Report 07-11-2006 05:45 PM

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  • What's hot, what's not with MFs 18-09-2006 01:12 PM

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