Future

  • Safer, cheaper building blocks for future drugs 05-07-2014 10:08 AM

    London: Researchers have developed an economical, reliable and metal-free chemical reaction that could yield building blocks for future anti-HIV and cancer drugs. A team of researchers from KU Leuven, in Belgium, has developed a chemical reaction that yields fully functional 1,2,3-triazoles. Triazoles are chemical compounds that can be used as...
  • 'X-Men Apocalypse': Director Bryan Singer confirms the existence of The Four Horsemen 02-07-2014 11:40 AM

    Filmmaker Bryan Singer had a treat up his sleeve for the fans of the X-Men franchise on Tuesday. He uploaded a glimpse from the treatment of the latest edition of the series on Instagram. A treatment is a document put together before the actual script is written. The script page...
  • Photos: Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik wins big at sand sculpting World Cup 2014 in Atlantic City, US for his work 'Save Tree, Save the Future' 28-06-2014 02:05 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik has won a prize at the sand sculpting World Cup in the US, the artist said Saturday. Pattnaik said he won the People's Choice prize in the solo category for his sand sculpture 'Save Tree, Save the Future'. The 37-year-old artist was the lone...
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' review: There's a popcorn blockbuster quality to this emotional drama 23-05-2014 10:44 PM

    Cast: Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart and Halle Berry Director: Bryan Singer It was never going to be easy to top Matthew Vaughn's crackling 2011 prequel 'X-Men: First Class', which rejuvenated the flailing X-Men movie series with a clever 60s-set origin story. But Bryan Singer,...
  • X-Men: Days Of Future Past: Tweet review 23-05-2014 04:04 PM

    For X-Men fans, it can't get better than this. 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is seventh film in the X-Men series and the third X-Men film directed by Bryan Singer after 2000's X-Men and 2003's X2. Interestingly, 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' acts as a sequel to both 2006's 'X-Men:...
  • Pooja Bedi: Censors are afraid that Hugh Jackman's bare butt will start a trend of men being raped 22-05-2014 04:48 PM

    Los Angeles: It's final! Hugh Jackman's nude-bum shot in the seventh installment of X-Men, titled 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past', has been removed from the Indian release. Rakesh Kumar, CEO of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) confirmed that the shot has been removed. Directed by Bryan Singer, the...
  • Bryan Singer, director of 'X-Men' series, sued in second teen sex abuse case 06-05-2014 09:42 AM

    Los Angeles: A British man who accuses 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager was spurred to bring a lawsuit against the filmmaker after Singer was sued by another man on similar allegations, the plaintiff's lawyer said Monday. The lawsuit in federal court in Los Angeles...
  • Hugh Jackman reveals that he almost castrated himself with Wolverine's claws 05-05-2014 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: Superstar and 'X Men Days Of Future Past' actor Hugh Jackman almost had a serious injury while shooting as Wolverine in the upcoming superhero movie releasing on May 23. The Aussie Wolverine hottie revealed that he had come close to castrating himself with the Wolverine claws, while promoting...
  • Watch: Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman show off their dance moves on 'The Graham Nortan Show' 05-05-2014 02:17 PM

    Probably the most good-looking superheroes/mutants to share a stage EVER, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Hugh Jackman danced on the tune of Robin Thicke's 'Blurred lines' on The Graham Norton Show recently. The three of them will be seen in the characters of Magneto, Professor X and Wolverine, respectively, in...
  • Watch the final trailer of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' 16-04-2014 03:54 PM

    The final trailer of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' has been released and it promises to be the biggest and best of all the other trailer. The trailer shows Wolverine travel back in time to round up the mutants' younger selves. The star-studded promo also features Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy,...
  • 'X-Men' preview shows abilities of new mutants 28-03-2014 10:38 AM

    Las Vegas: In the first few minutes of a new 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' clip, some X-Men attempt to battle ruthless metal monsters using their special abilities. It's the first appearance for some of the mutants - Blink, Sunspot, Warpath and Bishop. A few don't make it out alive....
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' trailer: Will Bryan Singer's mutant epic find several takers? 25-03-2014 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: Fox has released the second trailer for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', four months after the first was shared. The Marvel saga, which has been directed by Bryan Singer, revolves around Hugh Jackman's Wolverine leaving no stone unturned to change history by being sent into the past to...
  • Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' cut down? 17-03-2014 01:34 PM

    New York: Actress Halle Berry's role in the upcoming 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' movie has been reportedly cut down. The 47-year-old actress joined several other stars from the original X-Men films for the new movie, including Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, and Ian McKellen, reported New York Daily News. Berry's...
  • Finally! Nike to bring out futuristic, self-tying laces for 'Back to the Future' shoes in 2015 17-02-2014 12:12 PM

    In 2011, shoe giant Nike produced Marty McFly's Back to the Future II shoes Air Mag and auctioned 1,500 pairs on eBay for charity. But futuristic lacing system isn't that impossible a reality, reported SoleCollector.com quoting the company's designer Tinker Hatfield. Hatfield confirmed that the company will bring out self-tying...
  • 4 business turnarounds in the making 17-01-2014 03:22 PM

    1. Mining Moguls The unexpected winding up of the Shah Commission, which was investigating illegal mining, may have raised environmentalists' eyebrows, but the Indian mining sector is looking forward to a better year. Mining had stalled for about two years, hurting mining and steel companies like Sesa Goa and JSW...
  • 'Robocop' to 'The Raid 2': Hollywood films to watch out for in 2014 29-12-2013 03:37 PM

    Chennai: From the 'Robocop' reboot to the lightning-fast martial arts moves in 'The Raid 2', Hollywood, with its exciting lineup of films in 2014, will offer several reasons for film buffs to throng theatres. IANS lists the 10 most-awaited Hollywood films that will hit Indian screens in the New Year:...
  • I will not be modelling lingerie on ramp, says Heidi Klum 07-12-2013 06:00 PM

    London: Former Victoria's Secret supermodel Heidi Klum says she will not be walking the ramp in two-piece anymore. The 40-year-old model, said it makes her a little uncomfortable now, reported Contactmusic. "I wouldn't model with my underwear down the runway anymore. I think I would find it a little uncomfortable,...
  • Yuki to clash with Balaji in ITF Futures final 15-11-2013 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri asserted his class with a resounding 6-3, 6-1 win over Torsten Wietoska and set up a title clash with compatriot N Sriram Balaji, who struggled past Vishnu Vardhan in a marathon semi-final of the $10,000 ITF Futures tournament, here on Friday. Balaji edged past...
  • Yuki, Vishnu, Balaji in semis of ITF Futures 14-11-2013 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri and Vishnu Vardhan are headed for a possible title clash as they breezed into the semi-finals of the ITF Futures event after scoring easy victories against their respective rivals, who failed to play to their potential, here on Thursday. Yuki, ranked 202, overwhelmed Karunuday...
  • Sriram Balaji, Yuki Bhambri move to quarters in ITF Futures tournament 13-11-2013 05:31 PM

    New Delhi: N Sriram Balaji got his act together in time as he overcame a sluggish start to subdue Ramkumar Ramnathan in a three-setter and move to the singles quarter-finals of the USD 10,000 ITF Futures tournament, on Wednesday. Third seed Balaji scored a 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 win in the...
  • Easy win for Yuki, Vishnu knocks out Ranjeet in ITF 12-11-2013 04:43 PM

    New Delhi: Top seed Yuki Bhambri had an easy outing against an erratic Shonigmatjon Shofayziyev while Vishnu Vardhan was impressive in his comeback trail as he knocked out sixth seed V M Ranjeet from the USD 10,000 ITF Men's Futures tournament on Tuesday. Yuki, who is coming into the event...
  • Sachin Tendulkar should be India's future Sports Minister: Borde 12-11-2013 02:29 PM

    Noida: Lauding Sachin Tendulkar's love for sports, former Test cricketer Chandu Borde on Tuesday said he wants to see the retiring legend as Sports Minister of India in future. "I do not believe Sachin can ever distance himself from sports. It's in his blood. In the future, I wish to...
  • Virat Kohli or Cheteshwar Pujara - who is India's future captain? 12-09-2013 08:21 AM

    New Delhi: It's quite apparent by now that Indian batting legacy will be carried forward by Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara - the former belonging to the Sourav Ganguly school of aggression and the latter following in the footsteps of Rahul Dravid. Incidentally both the legends are former India captains,...
  • Yahoo APAC teams with Wharton Future of Advertising Program 11-09-2013 05:26 PM

    Yahoo Asia Pacific is collaborating with the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton Future of Advertising Program (WFoA) to jointly develop an industry framework for native advertising, a rapidly emerging form of digital advertising. The framework will act as a guideline for maximizing the effectiveness of native advertising. Online advertising is evolving...
  • Britain's political parties invite Narendra Modi to speak on 'The Future of Modern India' 13-08-2013 05:39 PM

    Nearly 10 months after the British government warmed upto Narendra Modi, the India groups of the country's two main political parties have invited the Gujarat chief minister to visit the UK. The ball was set rolling by the Opposition party's Labour Friends of India when its chairman, Barry Gardiner MP,...
  • RBI imposes restrictions on banks for currency F&O trading 09-07-2013 03:18 PM

    Mumbai: Seeking to arrest the declining value of rupee, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has imposed restriction on banks with regard to trading in currency Futures and Options (F&O) with immediate effect. Under the new norms, the banks have been barred from trading in currency futures and exchange traded...
  • Gold recovers as Chinese buyers emerge, shares slump 21-06-2013 01:04 PM

    Singapore: Gold recovered from a three-year trough on Friday as lower prices attracted Chinese buyers and as Asian stocks fell, but the metal was still headed for its worst week in nearly two years after the Federal Reserve said it would curb stimulus. Gold for immediate delivery dropped over 5...
  • SA-India pair wins ITF Futures Tennis title 14-06-2013 06:09 PM

    Coimbatore: Indo-South African pair of Arun Prakash Rajagopal and Keith Patrick Crowly on Friday clinched the doubles title defeating Fariz Mohammed/P Vignesh in the LMW-ITF Futures Tennis Tournament here. The winners recorded a 6-3, 6-3 win over their all-Indian combine. In the singles, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan will take on Vijayant Malik...
  • Gold futures slump on import duty hike, weak global cues 06-06-2013 01:15 PM

    New Delhi: Gold futures prices on Thursday fell by 0.39 per cent to Rs 27,771 per 10 grams as participants indulged in reducing exposures, after the government raised import duty on the metal to 8 per cent amid a weak trend overseas. Analysts said sentiments turned weak after the government...
  • 'The New Digital Age' is a fascinating read 29-05-2013 12:55 PM

    It's hard not to think about Google when you read 'The New Digital Age'. The cover highlights the association of the authors with the company: Eric Schmidt is its executive chairman and Jared Cohen, the director of its think tank Google Ideas. And, with a subtitle that reads 'Reshaping the...