COOPERATION

  • Clint Eastwood's 'American Sniper' wins big in the US box office battle 6 days ago

    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,...
  • China's President Xi to make his first visit to India September 9, 2014

    Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping will make his first visit to India as head of state on a regional visit starting this week which will also take in Sri Lanka, the Maldives and Tajikistan, the Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. Xi will begin his trip in Tajikistan where he will attend...
  • Australia uranium to be used in reactors under IAEA safeguards: India September 6, 2014

    Rawatbhata: A day after it signed nuclear cooperation deal with Australia, India on Saturday said that it will used the fuel procured through this deal for reactors that are under the UN watchdog, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards. Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy, Ratan Kumar Sinha said that Australian...
  • RBI allows ECB lenders to extend loans in rupees September 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Relaxing norms for external borrowings, the RBI today allowed ECB lenders can now extend loans in Indian Rupees to domestic businesses. "With a view to providing greater flexibility for structuring of external commercial borrowings (ECB) arrangements, it has been decided that recognised nonresident ECB lenders may extend loans in...
  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy' review: The film feels fresh and zany, impossibly hard to resist August 8, 2014

    Cast: Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper Director: James Gunn Guardians of the Galaxy, based on one of the relatively lesserknown comic books in the Marvel canon, is a very different film from the Iron Man, Thor or Captain America movies. Unlike most superhero films today whose storylines and conflicts are inevitably...
  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy' tweet review: A fun space adventure with hilarious oneliners and warm, real characters August 8, 2014

    What do a talking raccoon, a tree creature, a grunting alien, a green chick, and a human outlaw who calls himself StarLord, have in common? If you, like many, aren't a fan of the whole 'Star Trek' and 'Star Wars' series, you'll be a bit lost. But don't worry, we...
  • Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy' rockets to USD 94 million domestic debut August 4, 2014

    'Guardians of the Galaxy,' Walt Disney Co's offbeat space adventure featuring extraterrestrial misfits and a talking raccoon, made USD 94 million in ticket sales this weekend, setting a record for an August film opening. The film's strong beginning, however, isn't likely to jumpstart a lackluster summer box office season. The 3D movie,...