Birthday

  • On Chetan Bhagat's birthday, these are 10 life lessons we learnt from his books 22-04-2014 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: He may have received criticism for his writing time and again, but there is no denying that Chetan Bhagat is one of India's most successful writers. The former investment banker who turned 40 on Tuesday is perhaps the only author who has had all his books adapted into...
  • Big B rings in wife Jaya's birthday at midnight, leaves for Dubai in the morning 09-04-2014 02:33 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan managed to squeeze in some family time to bring in his wife Jaya Bachchan's 66th birthday, but he will spend Wednesday in Dubai to promote his forthcoming release 'Bhoothnath Returns'. The 71-year-old has been traveling in and out of places to fulfill his promotional duties as...
  • Kapil Sharma's birthday wish: Hosting Sachin Tendulkar on his show 02-04-2014 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma turned 32 on Wednesday and said his wish is to host cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on his popular show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil', which has so far featured big names like Hindi film superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan and badminton ace Jawala Gutta....
  • Gmail turns 10: The evolution of the popular email service 02-04-2014 10:49 AM

    It has been a decade since Google's Gmail service hit the web in 2004. 10 years back in April, Google introduced what has today become one of the most commonly used service to send and receive emails. This April marks the 10th birthday of Gmail.Gmail was inspired by one user's...
  • Snapshot: Lady Gaga turns heads on her 28th birthday in a nude bodysuit 30-03-2014 10:25 AM

    Pop star Lady Gaga turned heads at her birthday party wearing a nude-coloured bodysuit. The 28-year-old celebrated her birthday at the Roseland Ballroom wearing a dress that also featured some roses which were strategically placed to cover her modesty, reported Ace Showbiz. The Mother Monster completed her outfit with a...
  • Snapshot: Aamir Khan spends a quiet birthday at home with family 15-03-2014 10:57 AM

    Aamir Khan addressed the media on his 49th birthday and cut a cake at his residence. The actor spend a quiet birthday at home with his family members and dedicated his 49th year to his TV show 'Satyamev Jayate'. Later in the evening. Aamir's younger brother, Faizal Khan came to...
  • Sycophancy or respect? Stalin celebrates his birthday wearing garland made of notes, supporter prostrates himself in front of him 05-03-2014 10:38 AM

    Former Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister and DMK leader MK Stalin celebrated his 62nd birthday in Chennai. His supporters came to greet him and one was even seen prostrating himself in front of Stalin to get his blessing. Stalin was gifted a garlard made of notes. ...
  • Justin Bieber celebrates 20th birthday with family 02-03-2014 03:16 PM

    Los Angeles: Troubled pop star Justin Bieber celebrated his milestone 20th birthday with a low key party surrounded by his family. Bieber's father Jeremy Bieber flew to the singer's new home in Atlanta, Georgia, with his other children, Jazmyn, 5, and Jaxon, 4, to spent time with the 'Baby' hitmaker,...
  • Steve Jobs' 59th birthday: 10 products that defined Jobs' career 24-02-2014 04:59 PM

    Had Steve Jobs been alive today, it would have been his 59th birthday. The man who shaped contemporary consumer technology died on October 5, 2011.Steve Jobs had no formal schooling in engineering, yet he's listed as the inventor or co-inventor on more than 300 US patents. He invented and masterfully...
  • Kim Kardashian wishes father on his birthday 23-02-2014 02:25 PM

    New York: Socialite Kim Kardashian wished her late father Robert Kardashian on his 70th birth anniversary. The 33-year-old posted a photograph of herself as a child cuddling up with her father on photosharing web site Instagram, reports eonline.com. "Happy Birthday dad! Can't believe you would have been 70 today! Bet...
  • Salman Khan? Friends like him made my birthday special, says fimmaker Sajid Nadiadwala 21-02-2014 07:22 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala was overwhelmed when at the stroke of midnight, his friend and leading man of 'Kick' rolled in a cake shaped like a camera to celebrate his birthday. To top it all, Sajid's family also dropped in to wish him on the sets of his directorial debut...
  • It's not just another Thursday, it's Kurt Cobain day! 20-02-2014 02:40 PM

    It might be a sunny winter Thursday for you and a mere date February 20 but it's not the same for residents of Aberdeen, Washington. It's "Kurt Cobain day". Yes, the home town of rock legend Aberdeen will honour its most famous son with its first annual Kurt Cobain day...
  • Kareena Kapoor throws party for her hairstylist on his birthday 15-02-2014 02:38 PM

    New Delhi: In a gesture of gratitude, Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor threw a party for her hairstylist Pompy Hans. The hairstylist was called for some work on his birthday to Mehbbob Studio where the actress was shooting for a forthcoming promotional campaign. Kareena also called some of her friends to...
  • 1.3 mn 'like' friendless Michigan boy's Facebook birthday surprise 13-02-2014 12:00 PM

    Michigan: A Michigan mother's attempt to cheer her 10-year-old son, who suffers from a disorder similar to autism and told her he had no friends, with a Facebook page has won the boy some 1.3 million fans on the social media site by Wednesday. Jennifer Cunningham created the site early...
  • Flickr turns 10: A timeline of the photo-sharing site's milestones 11-02-2014 11:50 AM

    New Delhi: Flickr, the popular online photo-sharing site owned by Yahoo, turned 10 on February 10. Yahoo last year had redesigned the Flickr website to emphasise photos rather than text or white space, as was the case previously. Photos are bigger and shared in full resolution rather than compressed into...
  • David Beckham planning wife Victoria's birthday bash 11-02-2014 07:37 AM

    Los Angeles: Former football star David Beckham is reportedly planning a big birthday celebration for his wife Victoria. The 38-year-old is said to be insisting on a big bash as it is a "milestone" in his wife's life, who will turn 40 in April, reports contactmusic.com. "Victoria wants to celebrate...
  • It's best to be Abhishek's friend and confidante, says Amitabh Bachchan 05-02-2014 02:07 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan turned 38 on Wednesday and his father Amitabh Bachchan feels that it's time to turn his son's friend. The 71-year-old took to his blog srbachchan.tumblr.com to share his feelings on the special occasion. "Abhishek just turned 38. It is obvious cliche to start speaking suddenly of...
  • Quiz: How well do you know Abhishek Bachchan 05-02-2014 01:19 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan was born on February 5, 1976. Today, he has turned 38, and on this occasion we have come up with a quiz based on the actor's life. You want to try your level of knowledge about the actor? Go on. ...
  • 10 lesser known cool things Abhishek Bachchan has done in his career that you have forgotten 05-02-2014 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan turned 38 today. He was born on February 5, 1976 to Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan. He debuted as a hero in the year 2000 with JP Dutta's 'Refugee'. Since then, he is constantly under the watchful eyes of film journalists, and there are very...
  • India key source of mobile user growth: Facebook 04-02-2014 05:21 PM

    New Delhi: Emerging markets like India are a "key source" of growth for Facebook, with increasing number of users logging onto the site through handsets, driving up its advertising revenues 76 per cent to $2.34 billion during the December quarter. Of this, mobile advertising revenue represented about 53 per cent,...