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  • Musician Bob Geldof's 25-year-old daughter Peaches found dead 08-04-2014 09:36 AM

    London: Peaches Geldof, second daughter of Band Aid founder and musician Bob Geldof and a media and fashion personality in her own right, has died at her home in Kent, southern England, aged 25, her family said on Monday. Kent police issued a statement saying the death of a 25-year-old...
  • Intel buys fitness tracker maker Basis 26-03-2014 11:01 AM

    New York: Chipmaker Intel has bought Basis Science, the startup behind the popular fitness tracker by the same name, for an undisclosed sum. The deal, announced Tuesday by Santa Clara, California-based Intel Corp., comes as the still-nascent market for wearable gadgets is heating up. So far, a lot of these...
  • Samsung's new S Band fitness tracker could be launched with the Galaxy S5 15-03-2014 03:21 PM

    New Delhi: Having already announced the Gear Fit, Samsung is expected to soon announce another fitness tracker, which reportedly will be the successor to Samsung's original S Band. While the original S Band never made it to market, its successor is likely to be released as a fitness accessory for...
  • 2 members of punk band Pussy Riot held in Sochi 18-02-2014 05:54 PM

    A member of the punk group Pussy Riot said she and one her bandmates on Tuesday were detained while walking in downtown Sochi, the host city of the Winter Olympics. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova wrote on Twitter that she and Maria Alekhina were stopped and accused of a crime. She said a...
  • Is Vaani Kapoor as impressive as Anushka Sharma in Aaha Kalyanam's new song 16-02-2014 02:28 PM

    'Mike Testing 1, 2, 3', the new song of 'Aaha Kalyanam' is out. And actress Vaani Kapoor, who plays the female lead, performs Punjabi steps flawlessly. Director A Gokul Krishna's directorial debut 'Aaha Kalyanam', the southern remake of 'Band Baaja Baaraat' will release on February 21. But is Vaani Kapoor...
  • Working with YRF a huge responsibility: Gokul Krishna 15-02-2014 04:00 PM

    Chennai: Director A. Gokul Krishna, who is awaiting the release of his directorial debut 'Aaha Kalyanam', the southern remake of 'Band Baaja Baaraat', says working with a prestigious studio like Yash Raj Films (YRF) is a great responsibility he had to bear as a newcomer. "There was a huge responsibility...
  • Mumbai: Shiv Sena workers protest against Pak band, 20 arrested 04-02-2014 11:58 PM

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena workers barged into the Mumbai Press Club to disrupt a press conference held by a Pakistani sufi band on Tuesday. The band named Meekal Hasan was here to announce a joint India-Pakistan band. Twenty people including three women have been arrested on charges of rioting, trespass, and...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in 04-02-2014 08:40 PM

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNN-IBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • A Billion Votes: GoM clears final draft on Andhra Pardesh Bifurcation 04-02-2014 07:52 PM

    The Telangana draft Bill and the Cabinet note on Telangana are likely to be brought before Cabinet on February 6. According to sources, the Group of Ministers has finalised the Telangana Bill. It has also approved the Cabinet note. The draft Bill and the note will be produced before the...
  • Shiv Sena workers protest against Pak band at Mumbai press club 04-02-2014 03:28 PM

    Mumbai: Nearly 50-70 workers of the Shiv Sena barged inside the Mumbai Press Club on Tuesday where a Pakistani band was holding a press conference and shouted slogans against them. The sloganeering Shiv Sena activists demanded that Pakistani Sufi band Mekaal Hasan be sent back. "No Pakistani individual or group...
  • Cancellation of international music fest in Goa irks Russian Embassy 02-02-2014 07:57 AM

    Panaji/New Delhi: A last-minute withdrawal of consent by the Goa government for holding an international music festival has sparked a diplomatic row, with the Russian Embassy terming the decision as an "insolent and starkly unfriendly gesture" of the state authorities. The two-day 'Great Live Music Festival' organised by a Russian...
  • GSM, CDMA players at loggerheads over 800 MHz pricing 27-01-2014 06:51 PM

    New Delhi: GSM and CDMA players were a divided house over the valuation and reserve price of 800 MHz band, used for offering CDMA services. During an open house discussion organised by sectoral regulator TRAI on Monday, GSM lobby was of the view that reserve price of 800 MHz should...
  • Red Band Society: Steven Spielberg to produce a comedy series 19-01-2014 12:08 PM

    Los Angeles: FOX Network has given go-ahead signal to Steven Spielberg's comedic soap 'Red Band Society' and writer Michael Cooney's arms-dealing drama 'Runner' among other series. The projects have been picked up by the network with an eye toward series commitments, reported Ace Showbiz. The two will join other shows...
  • New season of 'Band Baajaa Bride' celebrates love: Sabyasachi 11-01-2014 04:17 PM

    New Delhi: Upbeat about the new season of TV show 'Band Baajaa Bride with Sabyasachi', ace designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee says it will celebrate true love of brides and grooms. As many as 13 brides will celebrate their love stories as Sabyasachi helps them through their fairytale weddings on the show,...
  • Taylor Swift named most charitable star of 2013 28-12-2013 04:51 PM

    Los Angeles: Country singer Taylor Swift has been named the most charitable celebrity of the year. In a list complied DoSomething.org, the 24-year-old singer topped the poll for being one of the most charitable stars in the industry, reported Ace Showbiz. Swift had donated USD 100,000 during her 24th birthday...
  • Watch: Trailer of YRF's 'Aaha Kalyanam' 20-12-2013 05:38 PM

    The trailer of the much-awaited 'Aaha Kalyanam' is finally out. 'Aaha Kalyanam', a remake of 2010 Bollywood film 'Band Baaja Baaraat', has been directed by Gokul and produced by Yash Raj films. The film features Nani and Vaani Kapoor in key roles. Watch the trailer to find out if 'Aaha...
  • Really Tough Movie Quiz

    In 'Band Baaja Baaraat', while working on their last wedding together, Shruti (Anushka Sharma) informs Bittu (Ranveer Singh) that she will be getting married soon...
  • Anushka Sharma turns producer with 'NH10' 31-10-2013 02:09 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma, who has featured in films like 'Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi', 'Band Baaja Baaraat' and 'Jab Tak Hain Jaan', is now set to try her hands as a producer for her film, 'NH10'. The actress, who will also play the lead role in the film, is...
  • North Korean dictator's ex-girlfriend executed over porn scandal 30-08-2013 08:39 AM

    Sydney: According to reports by the South China Morning Post, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's Hyon Song-wol was gunned down in front of her family just three days after being arrested for breaching North Korean pornography laws. Hyon, was among a dozen well-known musicians who were executed by machine...
  • Indian-English Rock music merge in 'Freedom' Rockotsab 18-08-2013 06:19 PM

    In the first ever 'Freedom' Rocktosab in the post-Independence day with popular Indian bands, different genres of Indian-English Rock music merged on Sunday as the city grooved. From the Lightyears, Digital Suicide, The Incredible Mindfunk to the Circus, the Gen Y swayed to the tunes of chart busters 170, Collarme,...
  • UnIslamic' J&K Grand Mufti seen enjoying songs 28-07-2013 09:58 PM

    Five months after issuing a fatwa against the all-girls rock band 'Praagaash', the Jammu and Kashmir Grand Mufti Bashir-ud-Din Ahmad has been caught in a video enjoying a musical performance at a function. ...
  • Watch: 'Backstreet Boys' to release their 8th album 27-07-2013 12:03 PM

    The American pop band The 'Backstreet Boys' are now back to release their eighth studio album 'In a World Like This' in the UK to celebrate 20 years of the band. ...
  • Swara Bhaskar to play an idealistic wife in 'Sabki Bajegi Band' 25-07-2013 10:30 AM

    Mumbai: Swara Bhaskar is on a roll since her brilliant performance in hit movie 'Raanjhanaa' and with three films - two comedies and a horror - in her kitty. "I have a film titled 'Sabki Bajegi Band', which is a comedy. Then there is Abbas Tyrewala's 'Mango', which is also...
  • American Rock band Hoobastank talks about Shillong and Indian hospitality 02-07-2013 11:13 PM

    American Rock band 'Hoobastank' was in Shillong for their maiden Indian performance. ...
  • No more acting lessons for Sonakshi Sinha, says mom 01-07-2013 05:56 PM

    Mumbai: Poonam Sinha is in awe of her daughter Sonakshi's performance in her forthcoming film 'Lootera' and says now, even her father, veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha, will think twice before advising her on anything after the film. "After the film, I think her father will also think twice before advising...
  • With 'Lootera', people will get to see that I can act: Ranveer Singh 01-07-2013 01:43 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh hopes his forthcoming movie 'Lootera' gives the audiences a taste of his versatility. "When I signed this film ('Lootera'), I thought the audience will get to see something different from me. I play an intense lover. Hopefully, people will get to see that I can act,...
  • Yash Raj Films forays into south with 'Band Baaja Baaraat' 20-06-2013 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood movie production giant Yash Raj Films (YRF) is geared up for its southern innings, which begins with the Tamil and Telugu remake of successful Hindi movie 'Band Baaja Baaraat'. Starring well-known southern actor Nani along with debutant Vani Kapoor in lead roles, the film is directed by...