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  • Is Chris Brown engaged to Karrueche Tran? 7 hours 33 minutes ago

    Los Angeles: Chris Brown has sparked engagement rumours after his on-and-off girlfriend Karrueche Tran posted a picture of a diamond ring on her Instagram account. Tran recently posted a picture of the new ring, which is said to be gifted by the 25-year-old rapper, on her photo-sharing webiste, reported TMZ. However,...
  • Amitabh Bachchan honoured with Yash Chopra Memorial Award 12 hours 27 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was conferred with the Yash Chopra Memorial Award here, and said that he is still striving to deliver his best in the Indian film industry. Maharashtra Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao honoured him with the award, which was given to Lata Mangeshkar last year. The event was held...
  • Bharat Ratna: The country's highest civilian award 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award instituted in 1954, is given in recognition of exceptional service, performance of the highest order in any field of human endeavour. Any person without distinction of race, occupation, position or sex is eligible for this award. The recommendations for Bharat Ratna...
  • Manmohan Singh conferred the Second Asia Cosmopolitan Award 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh has been conferred another prestigious Japanese award, the Second Asia Cosmopolitan Award, for "transforming India's economy and its integration with the broader East Asian economy throughout his tenure". The Second Asia Cosmopolitan Award includes two scholars on East Asia and two cultural icons. The award...
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Awards 2014: Honouring Gandhian values and work 5 days ago

    The Jamnalal Bajaj Awards honour Gandhian values and work. The Jamnalal Bajaj foundation was established in 1977. This year Nobel peace laureate Kailash Satyarthi was invited as the guest of honour. ...
  • Audi Awards 2014: Recognising South India's achievers 5 days ago

    The Audi Ritz Icon Awards 2014 recognises South India's achievers. The event saw the coming together of the most sought after film stars, achievers, business icons and diplomats. ...
  • Nine films advance in Oscars shortlist for Best Foreign Film 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: The list of contenders for best foreign film got a bit smaller Friday as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nine features that will advance to the next round of voting. Included are Ruben Ostlund's patriarchy-skewering avalanche film "Force Majeure" from Sweden, Andrey Zvyagintsev's "Leviathan,"...
  • George Harrison to get Grammy Lifetime Achievement award 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: The Beatles' George Harrison and Bee Gees are already among the winners at the 57th annual Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced that they would honour the two musicians with the Lifetime Achievement Award at a private ceremony held a day before the Grammys, reported Ace Showbiz. Other names...
  • Leicester-based band Kasabian gets eight nods at NME Awards 2015 December 18, 2014

    London: Alternative rock band Kasabian has topped the nomination list for the NME Awards 2015 with a total of eight nods. The Leicester-based band are in the running for: Best Band; Best Live Band; Best Track and Dance Floor Filler (both for lead single 'Eez-Eh'); Best Music Film (Kasabian: Summer Solstice);...
  • Jack Whitehall wins best comedy performer at British Comedy Awards for the third time December 18, 2014

    London: Comedian Jack Whitehall has won best comedy performer award for the third time in a row at the British Comedy Awards. The 26-year-old star won this award to beat stars such as Lee Mack and Graham Norton, reported BBC. Norton, 51, received two awards for best entertainment personality and programme for...
  • NComputing adjudged the 'Greenest' Technology at the Express IT 2014 Awards December 17, 2014

    NComputing, the leader in client virtualisation solutions, was adjudged the 'greenest' technology at the Express IT Awards 2014. With over 300 companies contesting this year, NComputing won the Gold in the 'Green Technology Awards' category for its commitment to environment sustainability through technological innovation. Zoho Corporation and Tata Consultancy Services...
  • Sonam Kapoor poses with her 'date' Jacqueline Fernandez on the red carpet at the Colors Stardust Awards December 15, 2014

    Their mutual admiration for each other is known to us. And on Sunday night, as Bollywood's newest BFFs Sonam Kapoor and Jacqueline Fernandez won awards at the Stardust Awards, the two girls giggled and posed happily for pictures. While Sonam won the Best Actress (Romance) award for 'Khoobsurat', Jacqueline won...
  • 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha December 14, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the Shiv Sena-BJP Maharashtra government, Delhi rape, Grammy awards and Arvind Kejriwal's visit to Dubai and New York in business class. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes a dig at the 'Grammy Award' December 14, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the upcoming 'Grammy Award'. ...
  • Beyonce's perfume 'Rise' expected to be biggest selling celebrity fragrance of 2014 December 13, 2014

    London: Singer Beyonce's 'Rise' perfume is expected to sell over 750,000 units in the UK, which will net her 1.5 million pounds, becoming the biggest selling celebrity fragrance of the year. Boy band One Direction's new perfume, 'That Moment', is second on the list, with retailer escentual.com, expecting the band's fans...
  • Amy Schumer to host 2015 MTV Movie Awards December 11, 2014

    Stand-up comedienne Amy Schumer will host the 2015 MTV Movie Awards, the network has announced. The 24th annual event show will take place at the Nokia Theatre here April 12, 2015. The comedienne broke the news by taking over all of MTV's social media accounts, including Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr, Twitter and...
  • Dark showbiz comedy 'Birdman' leads SAG film award nominations December 11, 2014

    Reuters: The cast of dark existential comedy "Birdman" led the Screen Actors Guild film award nominations on Wednesday, earning four nods from its peers in the kick-off of the Hollywood awards season. "Birdman" was followed by coming-of-age chronicle "Boyhood," biographical drama "The Theory of Everything" and World War Two drama "The...
  • 'Boyhood' wins four awards at 2014 LA Film Critics Awards December 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Boyhood' was a big winner at the 2014 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards after sweeping four trophies. The movie was awarded with the best picture, best director for Richard Linklater, best actress for Patricia Arquette and best editing for Sandra Adair at the event, reported Ace Showbiz. Other movies...
  • Palm Springs International Film Festival: Reese Witherspoon to be conferred Chairman's Award at for 'Wild' December 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Reese Witherspoon is to receive the Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) Chairman's Award. The 38-yea-old actress is being recognised for her role as Cheryl Strayed in 'Wild' an adaptation of Strayed's memoir about hiking 1,100 miles up the Pacific Crest Trail following the death of her mother,...
  • Taylor Swift dating Matt Healy? December 5, 2014

    London: Country star Taylor Swift has reportedly been dating The 1975's Matt Healy for two months.The 'Blank Space' hitmaker, whose previous boyfriends include Harry Styles and John Mayer, has been seeing The 1975 frontman since October, reported Contactmusic. "Taylor and Matty have been dating for approximately two months now. It...
  • Haryana government puts bravery award for Rohtak sisters on hold December 4, 2014

    Rohtak: The Haryana government has decided to put a hold on its recommendation of bravery awards to the two Rohtak sisters for fighting against alleged ever-teasers. The decision comes after doubts were raised over the version of events that were narrated by the girls. Meanwhile, the government has also reinstated the...
  • The 10th Curry Awards honours British curry industry December 4, 2014

    The 10th British Curry Awards event took place on Monday at the Battersea Evolution was hosted by TV personality Chris Tarrant. ...
  • Victoria Beckham wins best Best Brand at the 2014 British Fashion Awards December 2, 2014

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham and actress Emma Watson have been honoured for their excellent style sense at the 2014 British Fashion Awards. Victoria, who was escorted to the event on Monday by husband David Beckham just two days after he was involved in a car crash, was presented with the...
  • Kathy Griffin named new host of 'Fashion Police' December 2, 2014

    New York: Kathy Griffin will be terrorizing the fashion crowd as the new host of 'Fashion Police,' replacing the late Joan Rivers when it returns to E! in January. The comic-commentary series, which had aired weekly, will now present 17 special episodes throughout 2015 that focus on high-profile red carpet and...
  • 'Birdman' takes top award at Gotham Awards December 2, 2014

    New York: The showbiz satire 'Birdman' won best film at the Gotham Independent Film Awards, along with best actor for its star, Michael Keaton. The annual Gotham's gala, held Monday night in downtown New York, was the first glitzy gathering in Hollywood's three-month-long awards season. Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's 'Birdman (Or the...
  • Sonam Kapoor sells her clothes for charity December 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood's very own fashionista Sonam Kapoor has collaborated with Pernia Qureshi's Pop-Up Shop to retail garments from her personal wardrobe on the website. All proceeds from the sale will go towards Smile Foundation, an NGO that focuses on helping underprivileged children and youth across twenty five states in the...
  • Stoppard called 'greatest living playwright' at London Theatre Awards December 1, 2014

    London: Tom Stoppard was given a special award as "the greatest living playwright" on Sunday at the 60th London Evening Standard Theatre Awards in recognition of more than a half century of work that has won him an Academy Award and four Tony Awards. The 77-year-old Czech-born author, whose plays include...
  • Baichung Bhutia conferred AFC 'Hall of Fame Award' November 30, 2014

    Manila: Former Indian national football team captain Baichung Bhutia was Sunday honoured with the AFC Hall of Fame Award on occasion of the Asian Football Confederation's 60th anniversary here. FIFA president Sepp Blatter presented the award to Baichung on the Awards Night here. AIFF president Praful Patel was also present as were...