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  • Which is more annoying? Facebook's 'Look Back' video or Twitter's 'First Tweet'? 21-03-2014 02:39 PM

    Apparently a staggering 200 million people have watched Facebook's 'Look Back', a one-minute video set to music that showed their top moments on the social-networking site, to commemorate its 10th anniversary. The first few hours after Facebook debuted 'Look Back' went by like a dream. Sitting with a glass of...
  • Anil Kapoor tempted to focus on '24' season 2; Rishi Kapoor and Jeetendra likely to join the cast 15-03-2014 01:44 PM

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor has several film offers coming his way but is tempted to set the ball rolling for the second season of his game-changing TV series '24'. Confirming his full-throttle plans for the show's season two, Kapoor said: "My entire team is into pre-production. Only my own dates need...
  • Shiney Ahuja to make a come back with 'Welcome Back' 08-03-2014 12:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shiney Ahuja, who faded into obscurity after he was accused of rape by his former domestic help, will now be seen in Anees Bazmi's 'Welcome Back'. Confirming the news, Shiney told IANS: "Yes, I am a part of 'Welcome Back'. I got a call from Anees sir's casting...
  • Finally! Nike to bring out futuristic, self-tying laces for 'Back to the Future' shoes in 2015 17-02-2014 12:12 PM

    In 2011, shoe giant Nike produced Marty McFly's Back to the Future II shoes Air Mag and auctioned 1,500 pairs on eBay for charity. But futuristic lacing system isn't that impossible a reality, reported SoleCollector.com quoting the company's designer Tinker Hatfield. Hatfield confirmed that the company will bring out self-tying...
  • India back in Olympic fold 11-02-2014 09:17 PM

    The IOA was banned in December 2012 for governmental interference and as a result India's athletes marched under the Olympic flag at the opening ceremony of the Sochi Olympics. ...
  • IOA should learn a lesson from suspension: Olympians 11-02-2014 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian sports fraternity on Tuesday heaved a sigh of relief on the country's return to the Olympic fold but said the IOA should learn a lesson from the 14 months of suspension so that the embarrassing episode is never repeated. The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday lifted...
  • Facebook grants father's wish to see dead son's video 07-02-2014 09:57 AM

    Facebook has granted a Missouri father's tearful request to unlock his dead son's social media page and give him access to a video compilation of photos and posts he had been unable to view. This week, to commemorate its 10th anniversary, Facebook has generated automated "Look Back" videos of users'...
  • Absolutely sick of the sentimental Facebook look back videos on your timeline? Hit back with this hilarious parody 06-02-2014 11:43 AM

    You need to see this Facebook parody video if you are absolutely sick of people's sentimental Look Back videos. Facebook turned 10 by offering its users a look back to the special moments of their time spent on its website. It was touching the first few times people shared their...
  • Miranda Kerr undergoing treatment for back injury 20-01-2014 10:34 AM

    Los Angeles: Supermodel Miranda Kerr says she is still undergoing treatment for a back injury she got after a car accident in May 2013. The 30-year-old suffered whiplash and other injuries after an alleged drunk driver slammed into her car here and she had to wear a neck brace. Although...
  • Oscar winning animator Frederic Back dies at 89 28-12-2013 04:36 PM

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning animator Frederic Back has lost his battle with cancer. He was 89. The two-time Academy Award-winner passed away at his home in Montreal in Canada, reported Los Angeles Times. Back began his career as an artist and illustrator in the graphics department of Radio-Canada's first-ever TV station....
  • #GlobalDayOfRage live tweets: #NoGoingBack protests against Section 377 15-12-2013 05:55 PM

    Several LGBT advocacy groups and activists are protesting against the reinstation of criminality of homosexuality in India (Section 377 of the IPC) by the Supreme Court in India and in many cities across the world. "This Judgment has inspired anger across different sections of society around the world. While the...
  • Sportspersons are my fitness role models: John Abraham 11-11-2013 04:11 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-producer John Abraham says sportspersons across the world are his role models as far as fitness is concerned. "Most sportspersons around the world are my fitness role models. If you are specifically asking about India, I think cricketers and football players...they are super fit people," John told reporters at...
  • Telugu actor Brahmanandam to star in 'Welcome Back' 08-11-2013 11:58 AM

    Chennai: Fourteen years after he played a cameo in Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 'Suryavansham', ace Telugu actor-comedian Brahmanandam will be seen in upcoming Hindi comedy 'Welcome Back', a sequel to the 2007 hit 'Welcome'. "I signed the film after the director (Anees Bazmee) had approached me with an interesting role. I play...
  • 'Banana' will bring back old memories to audience: John 13-10-2013 04:42 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-turned-producer John Abraham says his forthcoming film 'Banana' will surprise the audience and make them nostalgic. 'Banana' is a slice-of-life film, which traces the journey from adolescence to teenage. "We are excited about Sajid Ali being launched as a director from our banner. Just like people did not expect...
  • I am not doing 'Welcome Back': Amitabh Bachchan 12-10-2013 01:01 PM

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan has denied reports that he will join the cast of 'Welcome Back', saying he is not aware of it. "I am not doing the film. I don't know nobody has approached me for this," he told reporters Friday. There were also reports that Rekha will be part...
  • Murray pulls out of ATP World Finals 09-10-2013 03:22 PM

    London: Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has withdrawn from next month's World Tour Finals in London as he continues his recovery from back surgery. "I'm really disappointed not to be playing this year. I love playing in front of my home crowd, it's a great atmosphere," the British world number three...
  • John Abraham has no starry tantrums: Sambhavna Seth 05-10-2013 11:10 AM

    New Delhi: Sambhavna Seth, who is just back from shooting an item number with John Abraham for 'Welcome Back', praises him for his humbleness. A sequel to the 2007 hit 'Welcome', Anees Bazmee's 'Welcome Back' also stars Shruti Hassan. "John is one star who is so normal and so down...
  • John Abraham shoots Rs 3 crore song for 'Welcome Back' 05-10-2013 10:52 AM

    Mumbai: John Abraham's entry in Anees Bazmee's 'Welcome Back' will not be an ordinary one. The director has spent Rs.3 crore on a song that will introduce the actor in the comedy. It has been shot in a popular suburban studio here. "Anees bhai wanted to do something special with...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 22-09-2013 12:23 PM

    This week, we have children and elderly turning citizen journalists to report the issues that matter to them. While we continue with our 'No Country for Children' campaign, we have children reporting issues of corruption in schools to heavy school bags and child labour. Also, a CJ report on the...
  • Big B, Rekha may work together in 'Welcome Back' 01-09-2013 10:03 AM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actress Rekha are likely to come together for Anees Bazmee's upcoming comedy film 'Welcome Back'. Producer Firoz Nadiadwala and director Anees Bazmee are reportedly in talks with Bachchan and Rekha for the sequel of their 2007 hit 'Welcome'. Big B has already been approached to...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Firoz Nadiadwala to meet for 'Welcome Back' 30-08-2013 04:54 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he will meet producer Firoz A. Nadiadwala next week to discuss a role in upcoming movie 'Welcome Back'. 'Welcome Back' is a sequel to 2007 movie "Welcome" and there is speculation that Nadiadwala is eager to rope in Amitabh for the role played by Feroz...
  • India, Pakistan to hold back channel talks in Dubai over ceasefire violations 29-08-2013 03:48 PM

    Former Foreign Secretary Shahryar Khan and ex-diplomat S K Lambah, the point men for India-Pakistan back-channel diplomacy, will meet in Dubai on Thursday to ease tensions and firm up a planned meeting between thepremiers of the two countries, a media report said. The decision to initiate back-channel diplomacy to address...
  • John won't step into Akshay's role in 'Welcome Back': Anees Bazmee 27-08-2013 10:24 AM

    Mumbai: Actor John Abraham, who is stepping into the shoes of Akshay Kumar, for the sequel of 'Welcome' says that the 'Khiladi' was happy that he is taking the franchise forward. The makers of 'Welcome Back' have cast John Abraham and Shruti Hassan as the new additions while Nana Patekar...
  • Big B to play Feroz Khan's role in 'Welcome Back'? 27-08-2013 10:14 AM

    Mumbai: The makers of 'Welcome Back' have approached megastar Amitabh Bachchan to take ahead the role essayed by late Bollywood actor Feroz Khan, in the 2007 hit comedy. The veteran had played a powerful underworld don named RDX in the entertainer starring Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif. "We have not...
  • Muslim Brotherhood calls rallies across Egypt after a day of bloodshed 17-08-2013 06:13 AM

    The Muslim Brotherhood defiantly called for a week of protests across Egypt starting on Saturday, a day after more than 100 people died in clashes between Islamists and the security forces that pushed the country ever closer to anarchy. Undeterred by the bloodshed in which about 700 have been killed...
  • 80 killed across Egypt in fresh clashes between security forces and Morsi supporters 17-08-2013 01:12 AM

    Cairo: At least 80 people were killed in Egypt on Friday in fresh clashes between security forces and ousted President Mohamed Morsi's supporters, who took to the streets after Friday prayers to protest the killing of over 600 in a crackdown by the military-backed government. Defying Interior Ministry's warning that...
  • Egypt's Friday of rage turns violent, 50 protesters killed 16-08-2013 09:26 PM

    Cairo: Muslim Brotherhood protests plunged into violence across Egypt on Friday, with about 50 killed in Cairo alone on a "Day of Rage" called by Islamist followers of ousted President Mohammed Morsi to denounce a police crackdown. Automatic gunfire echoed across Cairo and black smoke billowed from the capital's huge...
  • Abidal back in France squad after liver transplant 08-08-2013 07:57 PM

    Paris: Defender Eric Abidal has been recalled to the France squad for the first time since recovering from a liver transplant. Abidal, who has made 61 appearances for France, is among the 23-man squad named by coach Didier Deschamps on Thursday for the friendly match against Belgium on August 14....
  • Excited to act in the Hindi remake of 'Mirchi': John Abraham 30-07-2013 10:14 AM

    Mumbai: Actor-producer John Abraham will act in the remake version of Telugu hit film 'Mirchi'. Directed by debutant Koratala Siva, 'Mirchi' starred Prabhas, Anushka Shetty and Richa Gangopadhyay in the lead roles. Released in February this year, the film went on to be a huge blockbuster. John has acquired the...
  • I am very confident about 'Madras Cafe': John Abraham 12-07-2013 10:03 AM

    Mumbai: It's time to get funny for actor-producer John Abraham, who recently featured in action films 'Race 2' and 'Shootout at Wadala'. "Besides action, I am also doing comedy. Now I will be seen in 'Welcome Back' and 'Dostana 2' once Karan makes an announcement. I am doing all kinds...