Boys

  • Two killed while crossing railway tracks, 1-year-old baby survives 2 days ago

    Two women and a child were run over by a power wagon while they were trying to cross rail tracks at a level crossing near Salamatpur, about 30 km from in Raisen, police said on Sunday. They said the women, along with a one-year old child, were trying to cross the...
  • Backstreet Boys postpone Tel Aviv concerts because of security concerns July 21, 2014

    New York: Pop band Backstreet Boys have postponed three upcoming concerts in Israel, citing "security" concerns in the wake of Operation Protective Edge. This marks the third series of shows pushed back in light of rising tensions and hostilities in the Middle East. Paul Anka and Neil Young and Crazy Horse...
  • Kolkata: Boy alleges torture in police custody, probe ordered July 12, 2014

    Kolkata: The police has been looking into the allegations of a 17-year-old boy, arrested on the charges on theft, that he was tortured in police custody. The boy was picked up by the officers of Chitpore police station on July 3 for questioning in a burglary case. Later, the family members of...
  • 'I'll comfort you': Watch this adorable little boy appoint himself the protector of a homesick girl on 1st day of school July 10, 2014

    His patience is so commendable. A boy, a tiny tot himself, has appointed himself the protector of a little girl on their first day at school. The brave knight tells the homesick, weeping girl he will comfort and protect her. But he gets a little dodgy when she asks him...
  • 15-year-old boy arrested for raping a 3-year-old minor July 8, 2014

    A three-year-old girl was raped allegedly by a 15-year-old boy in Dehat area of the district, police said in Etah on Tuesday. The accused lured the victim after promising her sweets and allegedly raped her late on Monday evening, in-charge of Dehat police station Padam Singh said. Police said the boy has...
  • New Zealand schoolboy wins the right to keep his hair long June 27, 2014

    New Zealand: A judge ruled Friday that a New Zealand schoolboy need not cut his hair before returning to class and that his Catholic high school had been wrong to suspend him for having long locks. Sixteen-year-old Lucan Battison was suspended last month from St. John's College in the town of...
  • World Cup 2014: Ronaldo earns Portugal 2-1 win against Ghana, both out June 26, 2014

    Brasilia: Cristiano Ronaldo's first goal of the World Cup earned Portugal a 2-1 win over Ghana but couldn't prevent his team being eliminated from the tournament along with the Africans on Thursday. Portugal finished level on four points with second-place United States in Group G but with an inferior goal difference....
  • 'Man' beats '22 Jump Street,' 'Dragon' to win weekend box office June 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Think Like A Man Too', a sequel to the 2012 comedy based on Steve Harvey's book 'Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man', collected $30 million in ticket sales to lead the weekend box office, outdistancing last weekend's top film, '22 Jump Street'. In a rare summer week...
  • 'Jersey Boys' director Eastwood puts high value on cast, script June 19, 2014

    Reuters: Director Clint Eastwood saw three versions of the Tony Award winning musical before casting the film adaptation of "Jersey Boys," which charts the rise of 1960s pop-vocal group The Four Seasons from the mean streets of New Jersey to the top of the charts. With hit songs like "Sherry," "Rag...
  • Shreyas Talpade 'humbled' by the 'overwhelming response' to 'Poshter Boyz' trailer June 18, 2014

    The trailer of Marathi film 'Poshter Boys' received over 125,000 views on YouTube, leaving actor Shreyas Talpade overwhelmed. "Honoured & humbled by the overwhelming response to the trailer of @Poshter_Boyz ...v crossed 1,25,000 views in 3 days. Thanks so much," Shreyas posted on Twitter Wednesday. The movie is based on a news...
  • Beastie Boys seek $2 million from Monster for copyright infringement June 5, 2014

    Reuters: A lawyer for the Beastie Boys on Wednesday urged jurors to make Monster Beverage Corp pay at least $2 million for copyright infringement, saying the energy drink maker used their songs without a license in an online video. Kevin Puvalowski, the Brooklyn-born band's lawyer, said in closing arguments in a...
  • Goa: 2 boys beaten, paraded naked for stealing mobile phones June 2, 2014

    Panaji: Two boys were beaten up by locals with wooden sticks and were then paraded naked after being tied to motorcycles in Goa for allegedly stealing mobile phones and valuables from foreigners. The boys were beaten up by locals who had adjuged them guilty of the crime. The incident occurred...
  • Girls outperform boys in Class X UP Board exams May 31, 2014

    Girls outperformed boys in Class X examinations under Uttar Pradesh Board, results for which were declared here on Friday. A total of 33.34 lakh students had appeared in the examinations held earlier this year, and 28.91 lakh (86.71 per cent) of them secured pass marks, said Board's Secretary Shail Kumari Yadav. The...
  • Beastie Boys rapper testifies at NY trial May 28, 2014

    New York: A Beastie Boys rapper says the legendary hip-hop group would never license songs to endorse commercial products. Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz testified in federal court in Manhattan on Tuesday. He was called as the first witness in a lawsuit the group filed against Monster Energy Co., a beverage maker. The...
  • Saif Ali Khan experiments with Gujarati accent in 'Humshakals' April 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Saif Ali Khan, who played a Gujarati boy in "Kal Ho Na Ho", will again experiment with the Gujarati accent in "Humshakals". The actor will not only be seen speaking in Gujarati, but he has also decided to add a comic twist in the film, said a source. "Saif had to...
  • Boy hangs self as father fails to buy him a computer April 23, 2014

    A 13-year-old school boy allegedly committed suicide in Jaipur district after his parents could not buy a computer for him, police said on Wednesday. Ravi, a student of class 7, hanged himself in the kitchen of his house at Shiv Colony here, police said. Police said Ravi's father told them that he...
  • How jet stowaways can survive cold, lack of oxygen April 22, 2014

    Despite the subzero temperatures and lack of oxygen, people can survive even a long journey in the wheel well of a jetliner. The latest example is a teenager who, according to authorities, stowed away on a 5 1/2-hour flight from San Jose, California, to Hawaii. While the number of known stowaway...
  • Rajasthani folk music group 'Barmer Boys' on a two-week US trip April 19, 2014

    Keeping alive the centuries-old musical tradition of the Manganiyars, a hereditary caste of Muslim musicians in India's desert state of Rajasthan, the "Barmer Boys" are on a debut two week coast-to-coast US tour. Barely in their 30s and yet seasoned performers of Rajasthani folk and Sufi music, the group, during its...
  • Madurai: Indigenous borewell robot saves 3-year old April 17, 2014

    It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in Tirunelveli in southern Tamil Nadu. For M Manigandan, who along with his team is involved in operations to save children who accidentally...
  • Girls are more negetively affected by bad romantic relationships than boys, study finds April 16, 2014

    Caught in a bad romantic relationship? Do not give a damn if things go wrong especially if you are a girl. Else, you may suffer mentally when romances unfold differently than you imagined. According to research, for adolescent girls, such a situation would lead to negative implications for their mental health. "I...
  • Backstreet Boy Nick Carter marries fiance Lauren Kitt April 13, 2014

    Los Angeles: Backstreet Boys band member Nick Carter has got married to Lauren Kitt here. The two exchanged vows in southern California on April 12, reports femalefirst.co.uk. The singer, who previously dated socialite Paris Hilton, married his fiancee Kitt after he proposed with a seven-carat pear-shaped diamond ring in February 2013. The couple...
  • Is it a girl? I hate girls! Hilarious video of little boy, who has two sisters, finding out he's about to have another March 29, 2014

    When this little boy, who has two sisters, finds out he's about to have another, he goes bat crazy. It must clearly be tough for him to live in a household with three women. The father could have handled this better, given that the two other little girls were witness...
  • Backstreet Boys to join Spice Girls on their tour? March 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: US band Backstreet Boys is reportedly in talks with the 1990s British girl band Spice Girls to join them on their tour. Backstreet Boys member Brian Littrell spilled the beans on the two bands possibly touring together soon, reports entertainmentwise.com. "We are actually in early talks about maybe doing a...
  • California toddler survives 3-storey fall, saved by couple who threw a mattress under him before he plunged to the ground March 20, 2014

    A California toddler survived a three-story fall, saved by a couple who were moving into a new home and threw a mattress under the boy before he plunged to the ground, fire officials and local media said. The couple called emergency responders after spotting the 3-year-old as he was about to...
  • Manchester United's Theatre of Dreams set to welcome two Indian teens March 16, 2014

    Kolkata: Two Indian teenagers, one the son of a sex worker and the other a street vendor, are among young players chosen to take part in a Manchester United Football Club training camp. Rajib Boy, whose mother earns 200 rupees (three dollars) a day, said he was dreaming big after being...
  • In mother's absence, father is child's natural guardian: Bombay HC March 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has granted custody of a minor boy to his father, who was accused of murdering his wife, after observing that in the absence of a mother, a child's natural guardian is the father. A division bench of Justices PV Hardas and AS Gadkari was hearing...
  • Chinese boy stabs self with needles for scoring just 99 pc March 2, 2014

    Beijing: In a shocking incident, a 9-year-old boy in China inserted four sewing needles into his stomach as a form of self-punishment for scoring 'only' 99-per cent in his exam. Doctors in Heilongjiang Province spent over two hours removing the needles that were buried in the child's stomach. The boy's father...
  • 16-year-old missing boy's body found in open drain February 27, 2014

    Body of a 16-year-old boy who had gone missing from his home was found in an open drain close to his house near here, police said. Victim Danish's body was found at Nayee-ki-Thadi in Amber, but his father smells a foul play by his close relatives, the police said. Danish was suffering from...
  • Indian-American boy locked in epic Spelling Bee tie February 24, 2014

    An epic duel running into an astounding 66 rounds between a 13-year-old Indian-American boy and an 11-year-old girl in Missouri ended in a tie as the Spelling Bee organisers actually ran out of words. The battle at a branch of the Kansas City Public Library on Sunday was between Kush Sharma,...
  • 10-year-old boy somodised by 2 men in a Jaroda Village jungle February 22, 2014

    A 10-year-old child was allegedly sodomised by two persons at Jaroda Village under Mansoorpur Police Station in Muzaffarnagar district, the police said on Saturday. According to an FIR lodged by the parents of the victim, the boy was sodomised by the accused in a jungle on Friday. A case has been registered and search for...