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  • Check out Eddie Redmayne's first look from his upcoming movie 'The Danish Girl' where he plays a transgender artist Yesterday

    Eddie Redmayne who won the best actor Oscar for his performance as Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything', is undergoing another transformation for his latest film 'The Danish Girl'.The first look at Redmayne's portrayal of transgender artist Lili Elbe in the film has been released.Born as Einar Wegener, the...
  • Coimbatore: Girl enacts fake abduction to get sympathy of lover 4 days ago

    Coimbatore: A 16-year-old girl enacted a drama claiming that a four-member gang had kidnapped her, tonsured her head and dumped her in a bush to get sympathy of her lover who was not in touch with her now, police said. The truth came out when police questioned her on Tuesday. Passersby, who...
  • Watch: 7 things you probably didn't know about 'Mean Girls' 5 days ago

    Can you believe it? It has been eleven years since 'Mean Girls' was released. I mean, that is like, so fetch!Nope.Eleven years, and we still can't make 'fetch' happen. But anyway, 'Mean Girls' in spite of being a teen movie has turned into something of a cult classic in the...
  • All have a role in the 'fight against Islamist extremist terror': David Cameron 1 week ago

    "It is deeply concerning and obviously our authorities will do everything we can to help these girls but it does make a broader point which is the fight against Islamist terror is not just one that we can wage by the police and border control. It needs every school, every...
  • Priyanka Chopra, Freida Pinto launch Girl Rising India campaign in Los Angeles 1 week ago

    Washington: At a star-studded show, Indian actress Freida Pinto and Priyanka Chopra launched a new campaign 'Girl Rising India' campaign which is aimed at changing the lives of girls across the country. Through powerful storytelling and visible advocacy, Girl Rising's India campaign is designed to spark grassroot, community-led change for girls,...
  • An 'Ideal Boy' or a 'Bad Girl'; Find out what you are! February 19, 2015

    We have always heard of vague unwritten rules about what makes you a good boy or a bad boy. Be it from parents or teachers, we are always give a huge pile of Dos and Don'ts that we lose track of. Well worry no more! These two photos have been...
  • Delhi: Man held guilty of sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl February 15, 2015

    New Delhi: A local court has held a man guilty of sexually assaulting a four-year-old child, relying on testimonies of the victim and her mother. Additional Sessions Judge Vikas Dhull convicted Raju Ansari for the offence under section 10 (aggravated sexual assault) of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO)...
  • Bengaluru: Man arrested for trying to molest minor girl February 14, 2015

    Bengaluru: One person was arrested on Saturday, for allegedly trying to molest a minor girl in RT Nagar Police station limits. "This person tried to undress a 10-year-old girl. Immediately, he was caught and police were informed," TR Suresh, DCP North Bengaluru. Suresh said he has been booked under the Protection of...
  • Spice Girls to reunite at Geri Halliwell's wedding February 14, 2015

    London: Former Spice Girls - Geri Halliwell, Mel B, Mel C, Victoria Beckham and Emma Bunton, will reportedly get together for the first time in over two years at Halliwell's forthcoming wedding. According to a source, Halliwell will marry Formula 1 team Red Bull boss Christian Horner in May and all...
  • 'Gone Girl' role would be every actress' dream: Rosamund Pike February 6, 2015

    Los Angeles: Rosamund Pike feels that the character she played in the psychological thriller film 'Gone Girl' was an actress' "dream". The 36-year-old, who played Amy Dunne in the 2014 film, says the role that she played is "very empowering", reports femalefirst.co.uk. "There's no actress who wouldn't dream of a character like...
  • Tamil actress Eden Kuriakose is excited about working in an all-women thriller 'Ini Varum Naatkal' February 4, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Eden Kuriakose, who was last seen in Tamil horror 'Irruku Aana Illa', is excited about working in all-women Tamil-Malayalam bilingual 'Ini Varum Naatkal'. The film is titled 'Girls' in Malayalam. "The film features only female artists for the first time in Indian cinema. It's a thriller about what happens...
  • Gujarat: School teacher sentenced to life-term for raping minor January 31, 2015

    Valsad: A local court on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to a teacher for raping a 14-year-old student in a school in the year 2013. Valsad district and sessions court Magistrate BG Doshi convicted the teacher Kiran Lalu Patel under Protection of Children against Sexual Offences act (POCSO), 2012 and IPC...
  • Bihar: Three-year old found hanging on tree, rape suspected January 31, 2015

    Madhubani: A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped and found unconscious in naked condition hanging upside down from a tree at Banka in this district of Bihar on Saturday. The villagers brought the girl with serious injuries down from the tree after they discovered her on Saturday morning. She was rushed to...
  • Madhya Pradesh: 11-year-old, beaten by police for riding his bicycle, dies of burns January 31, 2015

    Indore: An 11-year-old girl on Saturday died, two days after she is said to have set herself on fire after allegedly being thrashed and threatened by a policeman. Assistant sub-inspector Prakash Jaroliya had allegedly beaten up Yasmeen (11) for riding his bicycle without permission. "The doctors at Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital tried...
  • 'Ugly' actress Tejaswini Kolhapure welcomes baby girl January 31, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Tejaswini Kolhapure, who was seen in Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly', has given birth to a baby girl. Tejaswini's niece, actress Shraddha Kapoor took to twitter to announce the news. "Hey guys so yesterday was one of the most memorable days. My masi @TejuKolhapure delivered a beautiful baby girl," Shraddha posted. Tejaswini,...
  • Discriminating against girls reflects a mental illness, says PM Modi January 22, 2015

    While launching the 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' campaign from Panipat in Haryana, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said, "Discriminating against girls reflects a mental illness. This needs to stop." ...
  • PM Modi launches 'Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao' campaign, calls for safe environment for girls January 22, 2015

    Panipat: Asking people to shun the 18th century mindset of killing daughters and to stay away from "double standards" of differentiating between boys and girls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday warned that if the mindset about girls was not changed it could lead to dangerous times for future generations. Launching the...
  • Girls outperform boys in education globally: Study January 22, 2015

    London: Girls outperform boys in educational achievement levels in 70 per cent of the countries including in those where women liberties are severely restricted, a new large-scale study has said, suggesting that gender equality is not enough to close the achievement gaps in global education. According to the study conducted...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: 'A Girl is a Half-formed Thing' writer Eimear McBride explains the working of a troubled mind January 21, 2015

    Jaipur: Award-winning writer Eimear McBride's first novel 'A Girl is a Half-formed Thing' contains no names. A look inside the dark mind of a young girl, the book only took McBride six months to write. But a book that took only six months to write, took over nine years to get...
  • Watch: The story of three people as they try to reach for the top! January 20, 2015

    The Dahi Handi fest is something we have all observed from a safe distance. From our perspective, it looks like a reckless sport at best. But a few people decided to look into it a bit more. Look beyond the dizzying heights, into the lives of three people - Vidyadhar...
  • Classy vs Creepy: How to ask out a Delhi girl January 19, 2015

    What was once believed to be rocket science combined with esoteric mystical knowledge has now been revealed. Straight from the horse's mouth, here, are tips on how to approach a Delhi girl when you want to ask her out.Remember guys, Be intelligent, classy, polite and funny, don't call anyone 'maal',...
  • Tripura: Father held for trying to bury daughter January 17, 2015

    Agartala: A man was arrested on the charge of his attempt to bury alive his nine-year old daughter at Putia in Sipahijala district of Tripura, police on Saturday said. When Abul Hussain was forcibly trying to bury her daughter Rukshena in a pit in the...
  • Ahmedabad: 4 young men kill girl for allegedly resisting their rape bid January 16, 2015

    Ahmedabad: A 22-year-old girl was killed by four young men when she resisted their alleged bid to rape her in Naranpura area of the city, police said. Police said the incident took place on Wednesday night when Vandana, who was staying at a working women's hostel in Naranpura area, and her...
  • Brooklyn Beckham models for Polish fashion label January 14, 2015

    London: Brooklyn Beckham, son of former footballer David Beckham and singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, has starred in his first modelling campaign for Polish fashion label Reserved. The 15-year-old, who made his modelling debut last April when he appeared in Man About Town magazine, shared a sneak peak of the shoot on...
  • Only 50% class 5 students can read class 2 text, poor mathematical ability serious concern: ASER January 14, 2015

    While more than 96 per cent of the children in the 6-14 age group are attending school, there are still some worrying signs as reading and mathematical abilities are still not up to the mark. According to the 10th Annual Status of Education Report (ASER 2014) released on Tuesday in...
  • Violence over alleged sexual assault of minor girl in school January 7, 2015

    Bengaluru: Violence erupted on Wednesday over alleged sexual assault of a minor girl here by a school teacher, as angry protesters demanded he be handed over to them and given "instant justice", leading to police laticharge and bursting of teargas shells. Converging outside...
  • Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively welcome their first child during Christmas vacations? January 6, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actors Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively have reportedly welcomed their first child over the Christmas holidays. Lively, 27, announced her pregnancy on her lifestyle website, Preserve, and she kicked off a series of stylish ensembles that showed off her growing belly, reported People magazine. However, the famously private couple have...
  • UP: One of the two absconding policemen accused of raping minor at Badaun Police station arrested January 6, 2015

    Badaun: One of the two absconding constables accused of gangraping a minor girl at a police station in Uttar Pradesh was arrested from Bareily railway station. The second constable accused of the crime is still absconding. The Uttar Pradesh's Special Task Force has been roped in to hunt down the...
  • 'Gossip Girl' star Leighton Meester believes feminism is not something to sensationalised January 5, 2015

    Los Angeles: Former 'Gossip Girl' actress Leighton Meester says being a feminist is normal and not something to be mad about. Meester, 28, feels everyone should consider him or herself as a feminist, reported E! Online. "Yeah, it shouldn't be some sort of sensational news item. It's something that I think...
  • US: 7-year-old miraculously survives plane crash in Kentucky that killed her family January 5, 2015

    A seven-year-old in Kentucky miraculously survived a plane crash that killed her family. The girl infact walked away from the wreckage to a home she spotted nearby the crash site. The girl's parents, sister and cousin died after their small twin engine piper traveling from Florida, crashed in the woods...