COOPERATION

  • Bradley Cooper may take mother as his date to Oscars this year February 21, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Bradley Cooper might take his mother to the Oscars instead of his girlfriend Suki Waterhouse. Attending last year's ceremony with his partner, he's reportedly not yet decided which lady in his life to take this year to the event, taking place Sunday, reports femalefirst.co.uk. The Sun newspaper reported that...
  • 'American Sniper' at the Oscars: Despite being in the news for all the wrong reasons, the film deserves to be in the race February 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Not to start off with a spoiler or anything, but have you seen the trailers for 'American Sniper'? One of the first trailers for the Clint Eastwood film features a rugged-looking Bradley Cooper pointing an evil-looking sniper at a small Muslim kid, in a tense situation. "Don't pick it...
  • Happy to see friendly ties between India and Sri Lanka: China February 17, 2015

    Beijing: China ON Tuesday reacted guardedly to new Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena's India visit, saying it is "happy to see" close and friendly relations between them and emphasised that sound ties among the three nations will be conducive to the entire region. "Sri Lanka and India are friendly and...
  • Bradley Cooper favored for best actor - Reuters/Ipsos Oscar poll February 13, 2015

    Los Angeles: Bradley Cooper's turn as America's most lethal military sniper and Reese Witherspoon's portrayal of a woman on a journey of self-discovery should win this year's top acting Oscars, in the view of Americans surveyed in the annual Reuters/Ipsos Oscars poll. Twenty-eight percent of respondents said Cooper, a four-time Academy...
  • It would be great to play Indian Jones: Chris Pratt February 10, 2015

    Los Angeles: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' star Chris Pratt says he would love to play the lead role in 'Indiana Jones' franchise, reacting on a report suggesting that he would star in its next instalment. Pratt, 35, commented on the rumour during the Hasty Pudding Man of the Year award, reported Aceshowbiz....
  • China asks India to sign a new Code of Conduct on Border management February 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Ahead of the 18th round of Special Representative Boundary talks between India and China, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval met Chinese State Councillor Yang Jiechi in Munich on the sidelines of a international security conference and discussed steps to deepen the bilateral cooperation. China asked India to sign...
  • Bradley Cooper to take Broadway's 'Elephant Man' to London January 25, 2015

    Reuters: Best actor Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper and the cast of "The Elephant Man" will be taking the hit Broadway play about a severely deformed man in Victorian England to the London stage this summer. Cooper, 40, has won rave reviews for his portrayal of John Merrick, a sideshow attraction because...
  • The India-US dialogues: Commitment necessary to operationalise the civil nuclear cooperation January 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Pointing at the possibilities of the prospective Indo-US nuclear deal, former Indian ambassador to US and nuclear negotiator Rakesh Sood on Saturday emphasised on the commitments to take the relationship between the two countries forward and operationalising the civil nuclear cooperation. The former ambassador also lauded former US President...
  • Clint Eastwood's 'American Sniper' wins big in the US box office battle January 19, 2015

    New York: Oscar-nominated war film "American Sniper" led U.S. and Canadian box office charts over the weekend with a record-smashing $90.2 million in ticket sales, according to studio estimates. The film, which broke the record for a January weekend as well as for any drama opening ever, was directed by Clint...
  • 'American Sniper' review: It is a blunt, uncomfortable and thought-provoking film January 16, 2015

    Cast: Bradley Cooper and Kyle Gallner Director: Clint Eastwood Bradley Cooper's measured performance in Clint Eastwood's American Sniper is one that stays with you. It burrows its way into a faraway corner of your consciousness and just stays there. For days. Cooper plays real-life Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, on whose memoir the...
  • India, US keen to have 'excellent outcome' of Barack Obama's India visit January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Terming the upcoming visit of US President Barack Obama as a "landmark" trip, India said both countries were working hard to have "excellent outcome" from it. Significantly, US Secretary of State John Kerry, in Gandhinagar, said that the two sides will try to make progress on key issues...
  • Solar, nuclear, climate progress possible during Barack Obama's India visit January 13, 2015

    Gandhinagar: There could be progress on US-India civil nuclear cooperation, solar power and climate change when US President Barack Obama visits India in two weeks, US officials said on Sunday. While stressing there were no guarantees that some of the most vexing economic issues between India and the United States would...
  • Tata Bolt to Hyundai Elite i20 Cross: Hatchbacks coming to India in 2015 January 7, 2015

    Besides being slotted as popular choices for first time car buyers, hatchbacks are a huge hit because of their compact dimensions and ease of driving. Not to mention the abundance of features that manufacturers are now offering with their cars. Key players as well as new ones in the market...
  • Bradley Cooper bares it all for magazine January 7, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Bradley Cooper flaunts his toned body in a photoshoot for a magazine. In the new photo spread of W Magazine's February issue, the 40-year-old actor has posed nude covering his manhood with cream-coloured pants, reports aceshowbiz.com. The 'Guardians of the Galaxy' star is also seen holding a matching...
  • Bradley Cooper bares it all for a magazine cover January 7, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Bradley Cooper flaunts his toned body in a photoshoot for a magazine. In the new photo spread of W Magazine's February issue, the 40-year-old actor has posed nude covering his manhood with cream-coloured pants, reports aceshowbiz.com. The 'Guardians of the Galaxy' star is also seen holding a matching...
  • Bradley Cooper joins the Broadway Hitmakers' club December 30, 2014

    Hollywood star Bradley Cooper has joined the elite club of actors whose name on a Broadway marquee is a virtual guarantee of a quick hit, alongside such stars as Hugh Jackman, Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington and Daniel Craig. Cooper's longtime passion project, 'The Elephant Man', has recouped its...
  • 'American Sniper' trailer: Bradley Cooper portrays the soldier torn between his duties and family in this Clint Eastwood film December 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: A new trailer of Bradley Cooper-starring film 'American Sniper' has landed online, highlighting his character as he juggles his roles as a sniper and a family man with a young child. The two-minute video sees Cooper's character, US Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, getting emotional, reported Ace Showbiz. The trailer...
  • Jessica Alba: I don't care about being a celebrity December 13, 2014

    London: Actress Jessica Alba says she does not care about her celebrity status. The 33-year-old 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' star said she would not mind if her celebrity status was ripped away from her one day because the actress feels she transformed into the person she is meant...
  • Need to create institution in spirit of 'cooperative federalism': Modi to CMs December 8, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi followed up on his Independence Day pledge to dismantle the Planning Commission by holding the first meeting with Chief Ministers on Sunday. The Prime Minister said there's need to create a new institution in the spirit of 'cooperative federalism', a body that will encourage the planning...
  • Bradley Cooper: I see life much more gray as I get older December 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Bradley Cooper has been through a lot in life and says that his experiences have taught him a lot and now he doesn't look at life just in black-and-white. "Losing someone close to me. Going through love and loss.. knowing what's important. Realising that the bottom line is...
  • Pakistan wants a dispute-free South Asia: PM Nawaz Sharif at SAARC Summit November 26, 2014

    Kathmandu: While addressing the heads of the SAARC nations, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday stressed on the need of a dispute-free south Asia where the member countries would fight poverty, disease and illiteracy. He laso called for a dispute free south Asia and said that focus of the...
  • New Mini Cooper 3-and 5-door variants launched in India at Rs 31.85 lakh, Rs 35.20 lakh November 20, 2014

    Mini has launched the new Cooper 3- and 5-door at Rs 31.85 lakh and 35.20 lakh ex-showroom pan-India. Both these cars are available only in their diesel guise as of now. The Mini Coopers while retaining the basic silhouette that we have come to associate with the brand are all-new....
  • 'Dracula Untold' tweet review: Watch it only if you want to ogle at Luke Evans; the storyline won't hold your attention October 17, 2014

    This Dracula story is a tad too different from the original Dracula story that we have seen or read. This dark fantasy action film has been directed by Gary Shore and the movie stars Luke Evans, Sarah Gadon and Dominic Cooper. The son of Vlad the Impaler recounts the history surrounding...
  • 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' Trailer: Christian Bale as Moses will change the world October 7, 2014

    20th Century Fox has released a trailer for 'Exodus: Gods And Kings'. The film has been directed by Ridley Scott and written by Bill Collage, Adam Cooper and Steven Zaillian. With Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Aaron Paul, Ben Kingsley in key roles, the film promises to offer an...
  • Gujarat to roll out red carpet for China President, economic cooperation high on agenda September 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The stage is all set for one of the biggest diplomatic events of the year as Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive in India on Wednesday for a 3day visit. Breaking the protocol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi would personally receive Jinping in Ahmedabad as a special gesture. While...
  • Nuclear power cooperation may come up during Xi's India visit September 14, 2014

    Beijing: Nuclear cooperation may be discussed during President Xi Jinping's visit to India next week with China looking to become a world leader in atomic power by 2020. Under an ambitious scheme to be finalised by April, China aims to become a world leader in nuclear power by 2020, the Hong...
  • Money laundering: RBI takes action against erring UCBs September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Cracking down on money laundering, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has closed down six Urban Cooperative Banks (UCBs) which were suspected of being used to route illegal money. The central bank has also asked state governments to take stern action against any other erring UCBs after reports emerged...
  • India, Bhutan to speed up mutually agreed projects September 11, 2014

    Thimphu: India and Bhutan on Thursday agreed to speed up the implementation of the mutually agreed projects in this country as the two sides met here to review the Indian assistance of Rs 45 billion for Bhutan's 11th Five Year Plan. The third round of the BhutanIndia Development Cooperation Talks...
  • 'Dracula Untold' trailer: Luke Evans chooses to become a creature of the night in this epic actionadventure September 11, 2014

    The master of the dark, the mysterious Dracula is very familiar to all of us. But what are his origins? Luke Evans stars in 'Dracula Untold', the origin story of the man who became Dracula. Gary Shore directs and Michael De Luca produces the epic actionadventure that costars Sarah Gadon,...