Diana

  • 33-year-old slice of Princess Diana's wedding cake sold for $1,375 2 days ago

    Los Angeles: A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375. The cake, still in its original white and silver presentation box, was sold online on Thursday by Nate D Sanders Auctions of Los Angeles. With the box was a card stating,...
  • Princess Diana leaked royal directories to Murdoch tabloid, court hears March 14, 2014

    The former royal editor of Rupert Murdoch's now defunct British tabloid the News of the World told a court on Thursday the late Princess Diana had given him a directory of royal phone numbers to get back at her then husband Prince Charles. Clive Goodman said the confidential directory which contained...
  • British police rule out military involvement in Princess Diana death December 17, 2013

    British police on Tuesday ruled out reopening an investigation into the death of Princess Diana in a Paris car crash in 1997 after examining an accusation the elite SAS commando regiment was involved in her death. London's Metropolitan Police said in August they were assessing new information about the deaths of...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Besharam', 'Diana', 'Gravity' October 3, 2013

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Ranbir Kapoor's latest 'Besharam' as well as Hollywood movies 'Diana', 'Gravity' and 'Runner Runner' this week. ...
  • 'Diana' review: This film is a hack job October 3, 2013

    Cast: Naomi Watts, Naveen Andrews, Douglas Hodge Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel You would imagine that any film titled 'Diana' and based on one of the most fascinating personalities in modern history would at least offer a peek into the mind and heart of the real person behind tabloid headlines. Well, think again! Director...
  • Diana feared for her life, made secret tape for William's family: Reports September 29, 2013

    Los Angeles: Princess Diana reportedly recorded secret tapes for her elder son Prince William and his future family because she feared for her life. According to reports, Diana made the tapes with her parental advice in case she would not be around to guide her boys. The existence of the tapes was...
  • What's common between Naomi Watts, Princess Diana? September 22, 2013

    London: Actress Naomi Watts, who is essaying the titular role in 'Diana', shares a sense of humour similar as the late Princess of Wales, who tragically died in a car crash in Paris in 1997. "Regarding similarities between Naomi and Diana - they both like to tell dirty jokes," femalefirst.co.uk quoted...
  • Naomi Watts worried that she would never have kids September 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Naomi Watts had almost given up hope of starting a family before she met her partner. The 'Diana' actress worried she wouldn't be able to fulfill her dream of becoming a mother until she met Liev Schreiber in 2005. "There was a time when I was becoming pessimistic because...
  • US: 64-year-old Diana Nyad sets record with 177-km Cuba-to-Florida swim September 3, 2013

    American 64-year-old long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad became the first person to swim across the Florida Straits from Cuba without a shark cage on Monday, succeeding on her fifth attempt at the feat. Her face sunburned and lips swollen, with barely enough energy to speak, Nyad waded ashore at Key West, Florida,...
  • Has the Khel Ratna row tarnished the image of Indian sports? August 22, 2013

    The Sports Ministry has officially confirmed double trap shooter Ronjan Sodhi as the recipient of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, putting an end to the row over country's highest sporting award. ...
  • British police studying new information on Princess Diana death August 18, 2013

    British police said on Saturday they were assessing new information about the deaths of Princess Diana and her friend Dodi al Fayed in a Paris road crash in 1997. London's Metropolitan Police did not elaborate on the information, or its source, but Britain's Sky news television station said it had come...
  • UK police assess new information on Princess Diana's death August 18, 2013

    British police on Saturday said they were examining the "relevance and credibility" of recently received new information about the deaths of Princess Diana and her boyfriend Dodi Al Fayed. It was "not a re-investigation" into the deaths of the couple, who were killed in a car crash in Paris on...
  • Sneak Peek: Naomi Watts brings to life Princess Diana in 'Diana' August 8, 2013

    Actress Naomi Watts is bringing to life Princess Diana on the silver screen. August 31st will mark the 16th death anniversary of the people's princess. The film titled 'Diana' will release in the UK in September. Here is the first look of the film. ...
  • Princess Diana wanted to marry and move to Pakistan: Jemima Khan August 3, 2013

    London: Princess Diana was so "madly in love" with Pakistani surgeon Hasnat Khan that she wanted to marry him and was even willing to move to Pakistan, according to Jemima Khan. Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan's former wife, who was a friend of the late princess, has written a detailed account...
  • Queen Elizabeth hopes baby comes soon as she's off on a holiday July 18, 2013

    London: Queen Elizabeth joined the band of increasingly impatient royal baby watchers hoping Prince William and his wife Kate's first child arrives soon, saying she is due to go on holiday. With the future heir to the British throne due any day, the queen, on a series of engagements in the...
  • Watch Naomi Watts play the late Princess Diana in a new biopic June 13, 2013

    It's finally here. The trailer of the highly anticipated biopic on the late Princess Diana was released recently. Featuring actress Naomi Watts in the title role, the film aptly titled 'Diana' narrates the story of the late Princess and the incidents that led to her tragic death. ...
  • Princess Diana dressed as a man to visit gay bar: book April 1, 2013

    London: Princess Diana dressed up as a 'male model' to enjoy an anonymous night out with Queen singer Freddie Mercury and television entertainer Kenny Everett at a well-known gay bar here, a new book has claimed. The late Princess of Wales was a fan of the Kenny Everett Television Show...
  • Princess Diana's ex-lover suspects phone hacking March 16, 2013

    London: Princess Diana's former lover Hasnat Khan fears that her last few very personal messages left on his phone may have been hacked by British journalists as far back as 1996. The Pakistani heart and lung surgeon, who the late Princess of Wales described as "Mr Wonderful", is believed to...
  • Diana Edulji wants BCCI to take women cricket seriously February 15, 2013

    Former India captain Diana Edulji urges the BCCI to take drastic steps to improve women's cricket in the country. ...
  • Diana Edulji lashes at BCCI for not doing much for women cricket February 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Former India captain Diana Edulji on Thursday berated the BCCI for its discriminatory policies and said the poor show at the World Cup is a clear indication that women's cricket is not progressing in the country. "I think we are playing less cricket after we came into the fold of...
  • Women's World Cup to kick off amid controversies January 30, 2013

    The build up to the women's world cup starting from Thursday has been bumpy but beyond the controversies, it is an opportunity for the women's game to raise its profile and build on the rapid strides made in recent years. ...
  • Diana Ross storms out of restaurant January 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: Grammy Award-winning singer Diana Ross threw a "supreme" tantrum after she was not allowed to sit at a table inside the chic La Scala restaurant in Beverly Hills. Ross was supposed to have lunch with her daughter at the posh Italian eatery, but the diva arrived ahead of her...
  • Photo of teen princess-to-be Diana set for auction January 6, 2013

    Amherst: A photo marked "not to be published" that shows a teenage Diana Spencer before she became Princess of Wales, with a young friend seated beside her, will be featured in an auction this month in New Hampshire. The photograph might never have been seen publicly until now, RR Auction said. Stamped...
  • Unseen photo of teenage Princess Diana up for auction January 5, 2013

    London: A previously unpublished photo of Princess Diana as a teenager is set to go under the hammer. This picture of the Princess of Wales was given to a newspaper a day after she and Prince Charles announced their engagement. Editors had decided not to use the picture and even stamped...
  • Naomi transforms into splitting image of Diana October 18, 2012

    Los Angeles: Naomi Watts has transformed herself to play Lady Diana in the upcoming biopic 'Diana' and seems to have done a commendable job. The actress is a splitting image of the late Princess of Wales. The movie focuses on Diana's last two years before she died in a car accident...
  • Indian women feminine and strong: Diana Hayden September 15, 2012

    Kolkata: Indian women are feminine as well as strong at the same time, feels former Miss World Diana Hayden. "Whenever I travel to the west, I see women are getting stronger but the femininity is not there. Never lose your femininity. We have that quality and we must hold onto...
  • Topless Kate Middleton: Why the palace is furious September 15, 2012

    London: Paparazzi, French media and a British royal: The publication of topless photos of Prince William's wife Kate has reunited the same players whose clash ended with the untimely death of his mother, Princess Diana, in a Parisian car crash. William, who has long harbored a grudge against the paparazzi who...
  • Diana Penty demands Rs 2 crore for a TV ad August 25, 2012

    Mumbai: She may be just one-film old, but looks like Diana Penty has already decided to act pricey in the industry. No wonder that she demanded a bomb to endorse a hair care product. Not happy with her act, the company promptly dropped her like a piece of hot coal. Our...