CELEBRITIES

  • Brooklyn Beckham models for Polish fashion label January 14, 2015

    London: Brooklyn Beckham, son of former footballer David Beckham and singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, has starred in his first modelling campaign for Polish fashion label Reserved. The 15-year-old, who made his modelling debut last April when he appeared in Man About Town magazine, shared a sneak peak of the shoot on...
  • Selena Gomez: It's tough to convince people that I'm right for certain films January 11, 2015

    Los Angeles: Singer Selena Gomez says the mistakes she has made in her life so far have taught her a lot about herself and the people around her. The 22-year-old pop-star experienced many ups and downs in 2014 -- splitting and getting back together with Justin Bieber -- on several occasions...
  • Actor Jiiva replaces Vishal Krishna Reddy as Chennai Rhinos skipper in the fifth edition of Celebrity Cricket League January 9, 2015

    Hyderabad: Actor Jiiva has replaced Vishal Krishna Reddy to lead Chennai Rhinos in the fifth edition of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL), to begin here Sunday. Vishal, who captained the side in the last four editions of the tournament, couldn't participate due to his film commitments. On becoming the new skipper, Jiiva told...
  • Jennifer Aniston doesn't find divorce from Brad Pitt painful January 5, 2015

    Los Angeles: Jennifer Aniston has revealed that she did not find the divorce from ex-husband Brad Pitt painful. Aniston, 45, who is now engaged to actor Justin Theroux, was married to Pitt for close to five years, reported Us magazine. "I don't find it painful. I think it's a narrative that...
  • Beach parties, fireworks: World rings in new year December 31, 2014

    Sydney: After a turbulent year marred by terror woes, Ebola outbreaks and a horrific series of airline disasters, many could be forgiven for saying good riddance to 2014 and gratefully ringing in a new year. Across the globe, revelers looking for a respite from the gloom will converge on the beaches...
  • Selfie, the new-age autograph December 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Clicking selfies became an urban cultural phenomenon in India during 2014 leaving autographs outdated. Whether it was about flaunting a new hairstyle, telling the world about a brush with a celebrity, a party with friends or visit to a landmark place, clicking selfies was the choice of millions. When superstar Shah...
  • Jennifer Lawrence is 2014's most googled celebrity December 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence has become the most-searched celebrity on Google over the past 12 months. The 24-year-old actress repeatedly made headlines this year with her nude photos that leaked in massive celebrity hacking, her brief fling with Chris Martin, and her box office blockbuster 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay,...
  • Beyonce's perfume 'Rise' expected to be biggest selling celebrity fragrance of 2014 December 13, 2014

    London: Singer Beyonce's 'Rise' perfume is expected to sell over 750,000 units in the UK, which will net her 1.5 million pounds, becoming the biggest selling celebrity fragrance of the year. Boy band One Direction's new perfume, 'That Moment', is second on the list, with retailer escentual.com, expecting the band's fans...
  • Salman Khan tops Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, Amitabh, Shah Rukh, Deepika feature in top ten December 12, 2014

    Salman Khan has just beaten friend and colleague Shah Rukh Khan and become the top celebrity of 2014 in a list by Forbes India. The 'Dabangg' actor has had two big releases in 2014 - 'Jai Ho' and 'Kick' and both have faired well at the Box Office which has...
  • Salman Khan tops the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list for 2014 December 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The 2014 Forbes India Celebrity 100 in its third year has found a new leader. For the first time in its three-year run, Shah Rukh Khan has been unseated from the top slot by friend and peer Salman Khan. Reason: The star didn't have a film release (barring...
  • Is Robbie Williams thinking of quitting music? December 10, 2014

    London: Singer Robbie Williams says he will give up his music career to become a mechanic. The 40-year-old pop star said he has grown tired of making music now and wants to have a "proper job", reported Contactmusic. "To be quite honest with you I'm getting a little bit bored of...
  • Katie Price gets breast reduction surgery for Christmas November 29, 2014

    London: Singer Katie Price returned here looking fragile following a breast reduction surgery that she underwent in Belgium. The surgery was Price's Christmas gift to herself, reports dailymail.co.uk. Price was so upbeat about going under the knife that she even tweeted shots of her new implants while preparing for the surgery. She...
  • 'Big Bang Theory' actress Carol Ann Susi dies November 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: The actress best known for voicing the unseen Mrs. Wolowitz on "The Big Bang Theory" has died. Carol Ann Susi's agent, Pam Ellis-Evenas, says the actress died in Los Angeles on Tuesday after a brief battle with cancer. She was 62. The veteran character actress has made numerous guest appearances...
  • It's lovely news: Sophie Hunter's family on her engagement to Benedict Cumberbatch November 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch's future in-laws are happy about his engagement to their daughter, Sophie Hunter. The 38-year-old actor announced his engagement to the world in the births, marriages and deaths section of The Times newspaper Wednesday. Hunter's mother Katharine and brother Patrick have said that the family is happy...
  • Chris Evans thinks Los Angeles is an unfit place for celebrity kids November 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Chris Evans says he is ready to get married, but doesn't wants to raise his kids here. The 33-year-old star opened up about his future plans while talking to Cosmopolitan magazine, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "Absolutely. My twenties was a time for self-exploration and a little self-indulgence. Now I'm ready to...
  • Gender of a potential partner? Unimportant while dating, says Harry Styles November 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: One Direction singer Harry Styles believes that the gender of a potential love interest doesn't matter when it comes to dating. The 20-year-old star revealed it in an interview with On Demand Entertainment where he was accompanied by his bandmate Liam Payner, reports femalefirst.co.uk. When asked about what traits they...
  • It's a boy for Kelly Rowland and Tim Witherspoon November 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Kelly Rowland and her husband Tim Witherspoon have welcomed their first child - a baby boy. The couple has named him Titan Jewell Witherspoon. Rowland gave birth to her first child on Tuesday, her representative confirmed to people.com "We are thrilled to announce that today we are the proud...
  • Snapshot: Virat Kohli's cake-up on his 26th birthday November 5, 2014

    India's most promising batsman in the current era celebrated his 26th birthday in the company of his team-mates, who offered enough cake to the birthday boy. Virat Kohli with team-mate Suresh Raina after the former's birthday celebrations ...
  • Nita Ambani celebrates birthday in Varanasi, offers special prayers at Kashi Vishwanath temple November 1, 2014

    Varanasi: Reliance Foundation chairperson Nita Ambani visited Varanasi with her family on the occasion of her birthday. The family offered special prayers at the Kashi Vishwanath temple and later went to Dashashwamedh Ghat for the Ganga Aarti. Cricket stars and Bollywood celebrities were also on the guest list for the...
  • ISIS flag incident in J&K should not be undermined: BJP October 16, 2014

    Jammu: Voicing concern over incidents of waiving of ISIS flag in Srinagar, BJP on Thursday said such actions should be dealt with sternly and the "threat" must not be "undermined". "We fully share the concerns of GOC of the Army's 15 Corp Lt Gen Subrata Saha that the waving of ISIS...
  • Assembly elections: Celebrities cast vote in Mumbai, appeal others to join October 15, 2014

    Mumbai: As Maharashtra votes to elect its new Assembly, celebrities exercised their franchise in the early hours of polling and appealed to fellow citizens to cast their vote too. Among Bollywood personalities who went to polling booths in Mumbai were actress Rekha, Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Amol Palekar and actor Atul...
  • 'Alia Bhatt most sensational celebrity in Indian cyberspace' October 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who has had the nation going crazy with her movies, jokes and memes, tops the list of "most sensational celebrity" as cyber crooks use her name to lure netizens to malicious websites, security software maker McAfee on Sunday said. In its eighth edition this...
  • Google threatened with lawsuit over leaked celebrity photos October 3, 2014

    New York: A lawyer who represents about a dozen female celebrities whose private photos were posted online by hackers has threatened to sue Google for failing to take the photos off its websites, according to the New York Post. Martin Singer, an entertainment industry lawyer, said in a letter on Wednesday...
  • Send students for wildlife week celebrations requests forest department September 24, 2014

    Coimbatore: The Forest Department has requested educational institutions to send students in large numbers for the proposed painting, quiz competitions, scheduled on September 28 as part of the Wildlife Week celebrations from the first week of October. The competitions are planned for students studying form LKG to College level and...
  • Vinayaka Chaturthi celebrations end in Tamil Nadu today September 7, 2014

    Chennai: Marking the end of 10day Vinayaka Chaturthi celebrations across Tamil Nadu, thousands of idols of Lord Ganesha were immersed in the sea at various places. Barring a stray incident of stone throwing at Muthupettai in Tiruvarur District, in which none was injured, the celebrations went off peacefully across the...
  • Apple to add security alerts for iCloud users, aims to keep hackers out of user accounts September 5, 2014

    Bangalore: Apple is planning additional steps to keep hackers out of user accounts in the face of the recent celebrity photo scandal and will aggressively encourage users to take stricter security measures, CEO Tim cook told the Wall Street Journal in an interview. Apple will alert users through email and push...