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  • Crowdfunding website Kickstarter hacked 17-02-2014 06:28 AM

    Kickstarter, the fundraising platform used by millions of people to raise capital for creative projects and businesses, said on Saturday that hackers had gained access to some of its customers' data earlier in the week but that the breach had been repaired. "No credit card data of any kind was...
  • Left Janata Darbar to avoid stampede, says Arvind Kejriwal 11-01-2014 11:57 AM

    As chaos prevailed at AAP government's first Janata Darbar in New Delhi, Kejriwal on Saturday said he left the venue to avoid a stampede-like situation and admitted that arrangements were not adequate. "We will have to improve the arrangements.If I had not left the place then there was a possibility...
  • Carey Mulligan to star in the adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel 17-09-2013 02:17 PM

    London: British actress Carey Mulligan will play a key role in a new movie adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel 'Far From The Madding Crowd', reports femalefirst.co.uk. She will play Bathsheba Everdone. The other cast members include Belgian actor Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge and Michael Sheen. The film will be shot...
  • Dozens injured as car plows through parade in Virginia 19-05-2013 07:35 AM

    A car driven by an elderly man who may have lost consciousness plowed through a small-town parade of hiking enthusiasts in southwestern Virginia on Saturday, injuring dozens of people, nine seriously enough to be sent to hospitals, authorities said. The incident occurred in the Appalachian town of Damascus at the...
  • IFFI's soccer film package turns a dull event 30-11-2011 11:35 AM

    Panaji: The 42nd edition of IFFI's much touted soccer film package has turned out to be a damp squib with virtually no audiences turning up for the big screen event at a local football ground. The International Film festival of India (IFFI) director Shankar Mohan has expressed disappointment at the...
  • Brazil director dies after heart attack in IFFI 27-11-2011 04:07 PM

    Panaji: Brazilian film director Oscar Maron Filho, who was in Panaji to attend the ongoing International film festival of India (IFFI), died on Sunday after suffering a heart attack. He was 56. Filho was speaking at the open forum here this afternoon when he suffered a heart attack. He was...
  • A football package at IFFI, Goa 27-11-2011 12:16 PM

    Panaji: If Edson Arantes do Nascimento, better known as Pele, was the 'black diamond' of football, legendary Brazilian scribe Mario Rodrigues Filho was the one who honed him and presented him to the world, according to a renowned Brazilian filmmaker. Oscar Maron Filho, whose film 'Mario Filho: The Creator of...
  • Lukewarm response for Eden Test tickets 11-11-2011 06:40 AM

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  • Indie filmakers look for money on Facebook 15-10-2011 05:09 PM

    Mumbai: In the era of credit crunch, social networking sites like Facebook and other online communities are fast emerging as tools for independent filmmakers to crowdsource their film projects. Sanjay Suri-Onir's recently released film 'I Am' is India's largest crowd funded movie with more than 400 producers from over 45...
  • Ramlila wakes up to dwindling crowds on Day 12 27-08-2011 07:31 AM

    New Delhi: As Anna Hazare's fast entered the 12th day on Saturday, the Ramlila ground witnessed the thinnest crowd since the Gandhian began his agitation for a stronger Lokpal Bill here. The absence of the usual wave of umpteen number of supporters took the crew of TV news channels, covering...
  • Author Thomas Hardy's home to open to public 03-01-2011 11:47 AM

    Max Gate, the country home of the English novelist Thomas Hardy, where he wrote some of his best novels, will be thrown open to the public for the first time. Thomas Hardy was born in a small hamlet in the parish of Stinsford, East of Dorchester in Dorset, England. Hardy...
  • City above all? Yuvraj Singh lashes out at Mumbai crowd 22-05-2008 10:08 AM

    Karachi: Sri Lanka has dropped plans to host a limited overs series between Pakistan and Australia in August as it clashes with the Sri Lankan Premier League, Pakistani cricket officials said on Saturday. It's disappointing, Pakistan Cricket Board's chief operating officer, Subhan Ahmed, told AFP. Initially the Sri Lankan Cricket...
  • Australian Open: Police use pepper spray on fans 16-01-2008 01:06 PM

    Chandigarh: Everything Paul Valthaty is trying his hand at seems to be coming off nicely at the moment, but the "man of few words" is determined not to let the sudden success go to his head. "I take each game as it comes. My dream has not been fulfilled yet,...
  • Future perfect? Find out at NRI fest 09-01-2007 08:29 PM

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