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  • 15 yrs since the Kargil war, Col VN Thapar remembers his braveheart son Yesterday

    Col VN Thapar who lost his son - Captain Vijyant Thapar in the 1999 Kargil War remembers the braveheart. ...
  • Remembering Kargil heroes: Late Captain Saurabh Kalia's family awaits justice 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Captain Saurabh Kalia was an officer of the Indian Army who died during the 1999 Kargil war where he was held as a prisoner of war by the Pakistani forces. Saurabh Kalia, then 23 and just a month old in the Army, had been on a patrol duty...
  • MH370 pilot 'chief suspect' in case of foul play: Report June 22, 2014

    Kuala Lumpur: The captain of Flight MH370 has been identified as the prime suspect by a Malaysian police investigation into the disappearance of the plane after checks cleared all other people on board, a media report said today. The criminal inquiry does not rule out the possibility the Boeing 777-200 plane...
  • AAP leader's tweet sparks rumours of Anjali Damania quitting the party June 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The situation is getting worse for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). After two of its high profile leaders Shazia Ilmi and Captain G R Gopinath quit the AAP, one more high profile leader Anjali Damania is reportedly upset and planning to quit. Anjali Damania, who lost the Lok...
  • Shazia, Gopinath quit AAP; party tries to play down crisis May 24, 2014

    Just a few days after the Lok Sabha election results, which showed that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had failed to make much impact in large parts of India, two of its prominent members have resigned from the party. AAP's founding member Shazia Ilmi and businessman Captain GR Gopinath resigned...
  • Captain Gopinath on why he quit the Aam Aadmi Party May 24, 2014

    Bangalore: Low cost civil aviation pioneer in India and the founder of Air Deccan Captain GR Gopinath, who has quit the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), feels that the party has lost the focus and vision. After quitting the party, speaking to CNN-IBN he said that there was no point in...
  • Double whammy for AAP: Shazia Ilmi, Captain Gopinath quit party May 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Just a few days after the Lok Sabha election results, which showed that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had failed to make much impact in large parts of India, two of its prominent members have resigned from the party. AAP's founding member Shazia Ilmi and businessman Captain GR Gopinath...
  • Lok Sabha election results: General VK Singh, Captain Amarinder Singh among big winners May 16, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party, driven by its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, scripted history on Friday as it went well above the half-way mark of 272 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. While the party with some surprising wins in West Bengal and down south, became the biggest gainer in...
  • Would rather quit politics than insult our martyrs: Narendra Modi April 29, 2014

    After triggering a row over his 'Yeh Dil Maange More' comments, Narendra Modi on Tuesday asserted that he holds Kargil martyr Captain Vikram Batra as well as his parents in high esteem and would quit politics rather than even thinking about disrespecting such citizens. ...
  • Tom Hanks has turned his lifestyle around, says wife Rita Wilson April 15, 2014

    London: Hollywood star Tom Hanks has turned his lifestyle around following his diabetes diagnosis last year, according to his wife Rita Wilson. The 57-year-old actor, who has been dealing with high blood pressure since the age of 36, revealed last year that he was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, a lifelong...
  • 'Captain America' becomes box office hero; sets April records at USD 96.2 million April 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: It took in less than the weekend estimates of $96.2 million, but 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' was still the weekend's box office hero, setting the record for the largest domestic April debut with a solid $95 million. The comic-book-adapted sequel, starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Samuel L....
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Main Tera Hero', 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' April 5, 2014

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Main Tera Hero' and 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'. He also talks to legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan about his film 'Bhootnath Returns'. ...
  • 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' review: It delivers a bang for your buck April 5, 2014

    Cast: Chris Evans, Samuel L Jackson, Scarlett Johansson Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo The Winter Soldier isn't just a good film; it's a pretty terrific one. Are you surprised? Because I certainly was. Let's face it, Captain America is by far the dullest fella in the Marvel canon, blessed with neither the...
  • 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Tweet review: A treat for the ardent fans April 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Of all the spandex-clad, mask-wearing superheroes, Captain America is one of the old school. Obviously, because he was created during an earlier era -- World War II, to be precise -- when stars and stripes on uniforms were the height of cool. After his stint with the S.H.I.E.L.D....
  • Would love to play the bad guy: Chris Evans April 3, 2014

    Reuters: With a suit of stars and stripes, and a loyal Marvel fan base behind him, actor Chris Evans once again brandishes the shield of superhero Captain America in a new film. In real life, the actor finds himself at odds with the demands of fame. Walt Disney Co's Marvel Studios...
  • Comment: Imran Masood, Varun Gandhi are two faces of the same coin March 29, 2014

    'Never whittle toward yourself or pee against the wind', is a wise old saying among farmers which the parties will do well to remember. Things have a way of coming back to you. The outrageous and barbaric outpourings of Imran Masood the Congress candidate for Parliament from Saharanpur in UP,...
  • Chris Evans ready to give up acting for directing movies March 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Captain America' fame actor Chris Evans has hinted that he is ready to give up acting for directing. The actor makes his directorial debut with upcoming movie '1:30 Train'. When asked when he plans to hang up his 'Captain America' shield, he said: "That's a good question. We can do...
  • The Lion King: No intra party democracy, it's the law of jungle March 20, 2014

    The real issue is not Advani vs Modi. The moot point is, there's no real intra party democracy in any of the three parties with national ambitions -BJP, Congress and AAP. The unseemly drama is still unfolding between Advani, the grand old man, and Modi, the new messiah of BJP. In...
  • Local Congress candidate from Amritsar more suited, says Amarinder Singh March 20, 2014

    With speculations doing the round that Congress might field Amarinder Singh to take against BJP leader Arun Jaitley from Amritsar, the former chief minister on Thursday said a local candidate of the party would be able to do more justice to the constituency. In a statement issued in Chandigarh, Amarinder said...
  • 'Star Trek' actor Chris Pine pleads guilty to DUI March 17, 2014

    Wellington: Hollywood actor Chris Pine, known for playing Captain Kirk in the "Star Trek" movies, pleaded guilty Monday in a New Zealand court to a charge of drunken driving. The 33-year-old American was fined $93 New Zealand dollars ($79) and had his New Zealand driver's license suspended for six months during...
  • West Indies ready for World Twenty20 title defence: Darren Sammy March 15, 2014

    Bridgetown: Captain Darren Sammy believes that the West Indies team that will defend the World Twenty20 cricket title in Bangladesh later this month is much better equipped than the one which lifted the trophy two years ago in Sri Lanka. Speaking here on Friday hours before the squad's departure, Sammy said...
  • Scarlett Johansson wowed by Chris Evan's sculpted muscles; wonders how he can put on so much bulk March 15, 2014

    London: 'Her' star Scarlett Johansson is impressed with Chris Evans' physique. The 29-year-old actress, who reunited with Evans while filming 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier', said while she was struggling really hard to stay in shape for her character it was easier for him, reported Contactmusic. "The last time I saw...
  • JDU expels five rebel MPs for 'anti-party' activities February 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Janata Dal United (JDU) expelled five rebel MPs on Thursday for "anti-party activities". Out of the five MPs, four are from the Lok Sabha while one is from the Rajya Sabha. The Lok Sabha MPs to face the axe are Captain Jainarain Nishad, Purnmasi Ram, Sushil Kumar Singh...
  • 'Skyfall' stuntman becomes the first ever to successfully perform gravity-defying loop the loop stunt on foot February 24, 2014

    After a number of attempts, daredevil Damien Walters did what seemed absolutely impossible. By running a complete Sonic The Hedgehog-style loop the loop on foot, Walters has become the first ever to finish the 360 degree loop. In the astounding video, Walters is shown training for and performing the gravity-defying...
  • BAFTAs 2014: The complete list of winners February 17, 2014

    London: Winners of the 2014 British Academy Film Awards, presented on Sunday are: Film - "12 Years a Slave" British Film - "Gravity" Director - Alfonso Cuaron, "Gravity" Actor - Chiwetel Ejiofor, "12 Years a Slave" Actress - Cate Blanchett, "Blue Jasmine" Supporting Actor - Barkhad Abdi, "Captain Phillips" Supporting Actress - Jennifer Lawrence, "American Hustle" Rising Star...
  • BAFTAs 2014: '12 Years A Slave' wins Best Film February 17, 2014

    London: The force of "Gravity" was strong at the British Academy Film Awards on Sunday - but it was unflinching drama "12 Years a Slave" that took the top prize. Steve McQueen's visceral, violent story of a free black man kidnapped into servitude in the 19th-century U.S. South was named best...
  • 'Her' and 'Captain Phillips' take top Writers Guild Awards February 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: The writers of 'Her' and 'Captain Phillips' were given top honors by their peers on Saturday at the annual Writers Guild Awards, a strong predictor of success in the screenplay categories at the Oscars in a month's time. Spike Jonze won the best original screenplay award for 'Her,' a...
  • Why I haven't quit AAP despite disagreeing with it: Captain Gopinath January 29, 2014

    Many TV anchors have been asking why I am continuing in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) when I'm disagreeing with them vehemently on many issues. They want to know, if I will resign from the party if I am disappointed and frustrated with it. And one or two overzealous senior...
  • AAP ministers must return to Cabinet: Captain Gopinath January 21, 2014

    Aam Aadami Party member Captain Gopinath has said that instead of protesting, Arvind Kejriwal and all AAP ministers must return to the Cabinet and look at the issues at large. ...