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  • Bruce Springsteen's 'Born to Run' manuscript to be auctioned 29-11-2013 02:24 PM

    Los Angeles: The manuscript of rocker Bruce Springsteen's 1975 hit 'Born to Run' is set to go under hammer at an auction next month. The manuscript has a pre-sale estimate of USD 70,000 to USD 100,000, according to auction house Sotheby's, reported Ace Showbiz. The document used to be in...
  • India-born investor Suhail Rizvi gains big from Twitter IPO, rakes in $3.8 bn 08-11-2013 05:17 PM

    New York: Suhail Rizvi, an enigmatic India-born investor, has emerged as one of the biggest gainers from Twitter's high-profile public debut with his 15.6 per cent stake in the micro-blogging site worth a whopping $3.8 billion. Rizvi is the "non-boldface name of the moment", a report in the New York...
  • Kollam: 20-year-old mother kills new born baby from her illicit relationship 24-09-2013 02:13 PM

    A new born baby girl was suffocated to death reportedly by her mother at Kulathupuzha in Kollam district, police said on Tuesday. The baby's 20-year-old mother has been taken into custody in connection with the incident, police said. Police said preliminary investigation revealed the woman delivered the baby at the...
  • DNA tests ordered to ascertain parentage of two newborns in Puducherry 24-08-2013 01:49 PM

    The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry has decided to conduct DNA testson two new born boys, delivered on the same day in a ward following confusion on their parentage, created by the negligent hospital staff. The alleged negligence by the staff on duty in the maternity...
  • Congress leader announces cash prize for newborn girls on Rajiv Gandhi's birthday 21-08-2013 03:19 AM

    Celebrating the 69th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in his own way, a local Congress leader announced a gift of Rs 2,500 each to the girl babies born in the district on Tuesday. Joseph Louis, TNCC member and son of former MP from the district AGL Adaikalaraj,...
  • Gujarat: Congress to gift Rs 1,001 to babies born on Rajiv Gandhi's birth anniversary 20-08-2013 02:11 PM

    The district Congress unit has decided to offer monetary gift to babies born on Tuesday in the city, on the 69th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. The babies born today would be presented Rs 1,001 cash by Vadodara district Congress committee president Vinubhai J Patel. "I have...
  • New-born baby boy dumped near a garbage bin 16-08-2013 03:58 AM

    A new-born baby boy was found abandoned near a garbage bin in a town near Madurai on Thursday. The infant, wrapped in a shawl and put in a textile shop bag, was noticed by a roadside shopowner at Sandhai Thidal near Thirubhuvanam on hearing the child's cries, police said. He...
  • Watch: Experts prediction on the royal baby looks 23-07-2013 12:40 PM

    After months of betting on the gender of the royal baby, now rumours are rife about what the royal baby looks like. A baby boy was born to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary's Hospital in London on July 22, 2013. ...
  • Watch: People celebrate the birth of royal baby 23-07-2013 12:01 PM

    A baby boy was born to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary's Hospital in London on July 22, 2013. ...
  • Mumbai: Heavy rains throw life out of gear for the second day 12-07-2013 05:20 PM

    Mumbai: Heavy rains continued to lash Mumbai and adjoining areas for the second day on Friday, impacting movement of suburban trains and vehicular traffic and throwing normal life out of gear. Mumbai suburban railway, the city's lifeline, was in disarray with water overtopping the tracks at several places on the...
  • Dia Mirza: Never been crushed by the industry's perception 11-07-2013 10:23 AM

    Macau: She was a teenager when she won the coveted Miss Asia Pacific title in 2000 and, since then, Dia Mirza has been smiling away as an actor, social worker and now, as a producer. But she is glad that she has been able to evade the "pretense" which often...
  • Mumbai: People forced to drink dirty, impure water 10-07-2013 03:39 PM

    Mumbai: While it is the rainy season, residents of Mumbai continue to face shortage of drinking water. Several areas are getting impure and dirty water which is resulting in a large number of people falling sick. While the BMC has failed to take action, many people are using social media...
  • Maharashtra drought: People forced to drink dirty water 05-04-2013 03:03 PM

    Mumbai: As Maharashtra faces one of its worst droughts in four decades and is facing acute shortage of drinking water, the people living in the affected areas are forced to consume polluted water. The use of polluted and dirty water has led to several water-borne diseases in the area. In...
  • TN: New-born baby girl found abandoned in train 21-12-2012 04:28 AM

    Madurai: A new-born girl baby was found abandoned in a textile shopper bag in a coach of the Pandiyan Express train at neighbouring Dindigul on Thursday night. Police said a ticket examiner saw the baby wriggling in the bag and crying and gave a complaint to the Railway Police. Police...
  • New-born baby girl found abandoned in Rajasthan 14-12-2012 01:17 AM

    Jaipur: A new-born girl child was found abandoned in an isolated area in Jalore district, police said in Jaipur. She was admitted to a government hospital in Sanchore area of the district, where her condition was stated as stable, they said. The infant was found wrapped in a cloth and...
  • 1/3rd of babies born in 2012 could live upto 100 years 12-11-2012 12:35 PM

    London: Long life ahead! A third of new generation babies are expected to survive to celebrate their 100th birthday, thanks to improvement in living standards and medicine, a new study claims. Dubbed the "new centenarians" because they have a one in three chance of reaching the age of 100, today's...
  • 'Sucker Punch' voted worst movie of 2011 26-11-2011 12:35 PM

    London: The Girl power action film 'Sucker Punch' has been voted as the worst film of 2011 in an online poll conducted by movie website Fandango.com. Dailystar.co.uk reports that the film directed by Zach Snyder beat 'Bucky Larson: Born to be a Star' and 'Cowboys and Aliens' to top the...
  • Watch Lady Gaga's fashion film for 'You And I' 05-09-2011 11:52 AM

    Los Angeles: Pop star Lady Gaga has teamed up with Dutch fashion photographers Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin to produce five fashion-inspired vignettes for her latest single 'You And I'. The first video, entitled 'You And I: Nymph', was released on Thursday and featured the singer posing and pirouetting...
  • Lady Gaga accused of copying 'Judas' 07-08-2011 12:11 PM

    Los Angeles: Lady Gaga on Friday was slapped with a lawsuit claiming her hit song 'Judas' on the new album 'Born This Way' was copied from a similar tune by a Chicago-based singer and songwriter. Rebecca Francescatti, who filed the suit in U.S. District Court in Illinois on Wednesday, alleges...
  • Lady Gaga writes songs in her sleep 14-06-2011 11:26 AM

    London:Pop star Lady Gaga says she writes her best songs when she is sleeping and records them in her cellphone to ensure she remembers them in the morning. The 25-year-old singer, who is famous for her creative new tunes and unique video concepts, said that her inspiration comes in her...
  • Pop star Lady GaGa blames workload for split 15-05-2011 02:03 PM

    London: Pop star Lady GaGa blames her hectic schedule for her break-up with longtime boyfriend Luc Carl. The 25-year-old singer, who had dreamed of a fairytale wedding with the heavy metal drummer couldn't attend any of her wedding dress trial dates because of her tight work schedule, reported Daily Mail....
  • Lady Gaga to debut songs on FarmVille 11-05-2011 11:41 AM

    Los Angeles: Lady Gaga is turning to an unusual method to cultivate her fan base: The pop icon is releasing songs from her new album on a section of the popular online game "FarmVille" before they can be heard anywhere else. The singer, known for her outrageous styles and hits...
  • Lady GaGa's new single 'Edge of Glory' is out! 10-05-2011 12:38 PM

    New Delhi: "I'm on the edge of glory and hanging on a moment of truth," Lady Gaga croons in her new track 'Edge of Glory' which hit the web on Monday. GaGa had said in an interview earlier that the new single is "about your last moment on earth, the...