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  • Allow women make-up artists in Bollywood, can't discriminate on grounds of gender: SC November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday allowed women make-up artist, hairdresser to work in Bollywood and said that there should be no discrimination on ground of gender and domicile. The apex court also quashed provision which puts restriction on women make-up artists and hair dressers from becoming the members of...
  • Snapshot: Anushka Sharma sports short crop, torn jeans at the launch of new 'PK'poster October 17, 2014

    Everybody adored her when Anushka Sharma debuted her striking new pixie-cut while shooting for PK last year. And praise continues to roll in as she promoted her film donning the same hairdo. The actress, who recently launched the new poster of 'PK', looks gorgeous in her new look. ...
  • Will seek legal action if Hair makes another comment, says Harbhajan Singh October 16, 2014

    Harbhajan Singh has threatened to take legal action against controversial umpire Darrell Hair if the Australian continues to damage his reputation by making provocative comments against him. "I have no time for Darrell Hair's nonsense. Who the hell is he? Is he bigger than the ICC? But if he tries to...
  • 'Darrell Hair has gone mad,' says angry Harbhajan Singh October 15, 2014

    An enraged Harbhajan Singh has slammed former ICC umpirer Darrell hair for his remark "role models for chuckers" directed at him, Saqlain Mushtaq and Muttiah Muralitharan after ICC's recent clamp down on illegal bowling action leading to bans on a number of bowlers. "This is too much. Hair is...
  • Timid umpires allowed chucking to flourish, says Darrell Hair October 13, 2014

    Timid officiating has allowed a generation of 'chuckers' to flourish in international cricket and the current crackdown on bowlers with illegal actions has arrived two decades late, according to former Test umpire Darrell Hair. Pakistani's Saeed Ajmal is the highest profile of a string of spinners who have been suspended by...
  • Delhi: Sikh man's hair forcibly cut September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Around six to seven unidentified men allegedly cut the hair of a 60yearold sikh man and also threw acid on him in Bhogal area of south east Delhi, police said on Tuesday. After the incident, tension prevails in the area, with hundreds of Sikhs staging protest demanding the arrest...
  • This woman photographed her hair growing back after chemotherapy and it's the most amazing thing to look at August 11, 2014

    A cancer survivor, who lost all her hair to chemotherapy, photographed every stage of it growing back. From the stubble to lush wavy locks, the photographs are the most satisfying thing you will see today. ...
  • New technology allows hair to reflect almost any colour July 27, 2014

    Washington: What if you could alter your hair to reflect any colour in the spectrum? It may soon become a reality! New research suggests individuals can alter their hair colour and use a flatiron to press a new hair pattern. Researchers at the University of New Mexico and Los Alamos National...
  • Scientists use Justin Bieber's 'big bang' hairstyle to teach children about the ill effects of the sun on the skin July 9, 2014

    Justin Bieber may often be blamed for bad influences, but there is something he has taught researchers. His "big bang" hairstyle has come in handy while teaching kids about the ill effects of the sun on one's skin. Teenagers who copied his hairstyle, with the hair falling across the forehead, had...
  • Photos: Don't miss this! This hair artist and master barber cuts the likeness of famous soccer players on the heads of his customers July 4, 2014

    Hair artist and master barber Rob Ferrel, known as 'Rob the Original', cuts the likeness of world famous soccer players on the head of customers at his barbershop in San Antonio, Texas. He uses a image downloaded on his phone to help him get the likeness. The final product is...
  • Arthritis drug spurs hair growth in hairless man June 20, 2014

    Washington: In a first, scientists have used an arthritis drug to successfully grow a full head of hair on a 25yearold man suffering from a noncurable disease that left him without any hair on the body. After the treatment, the man grew a full head of hair, eyebrows, eyelashes, armpit, facial...
  • Watch: The world smallest comic book, 'Juana Knits Planet', is etched on a single strand of human hair! May 9, 2014

    The world's smallest comic is drawn on a single strand of human hair. Brainchild of the organisers of the upcoming Exceptional Hardware Software Meeting in Hamburg, this is a comic book you probably can't read while lounging on your bed. 'Juana Knits The Planet' can only be read with the aid...
  • North Korean agents tell a London hairdresser to remove Dear Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un's 'bad hair day' poster April 16, 2014

    It seems the North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is spreading his tentacles of total obedience even in distant England. A hairdresser in Ealing was visited by two North Korean officials after he used a photo of Kim Jong-un to attract customers having a 'bad hair day', reports The Telegraph. He...
  • 'Twilight' actress Kristen Stewart dyes hair tangerine for new film April 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Twilight' star Kristen Stewart has dyed her glossy chocolate locks for a tangerine tone for her new role in actioner 'American Ultra'. The 23-year-old actress went for the colour change at Maison de Cheveux in New Orleans. A photograph of her new look was shared on the salon's Instagram...
  • Oscars 2014: 'The Great Gatsby' wins best costume March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: Catherine Martin won her first Academy Award for costume design for her work in 'The Great Gatsby', while Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews clinched the trophy of best hair and make-up for 'Dallas Buyers Club' at the Oscars ceremony here Sunday. Martin, who has been nominated for an Oscar...
  • Johnny Depp honoured at Makeup and Hair Stylists Guild awards February 17, 2014

    Los Angeles: In an awards season that seems to have a ceremony for every facet of filmmaking, the Makeup and Hair Stylists Guild awards returned after a 10year hiatus with an award for Johnny Depp. The actor received the first ever distinguished artisan award for his work in films like "Edward...
  • Photos: Mannequins with bushy pubic hair on store window shocks New Yorkers January 18, 2014

    Natural beauty is the latest thing in fashion, US clothing chain American Apparel would have you believe. It has sparked controversy by putting mannequins with pubic hair in the windows of their shop in New York's Lower East Side.The models, seen in images clicked by Reuters are wearing seethrough undergarments...
  • Venezuela hair robbers target women with long strands August 8, 2013

    If you're in Venezuela, guard you hair. Letting your hair down can make you a target for criminals. Thieves are targeting women with long hair in order to sell the hair to beauty salons. The thieves grab the victims by the hair, pull out a pair of scissors, and cut...
  • 40 yrs of experience has gone into my book: Dr Dinyar Workingboxwalla June 12, 2013

    Mumbai's bestkept secret, for over three decades, is cosmetologist Dr Dinyar Workingboxwalla. His client base includes wellknown models and actors, including Lara Dutta, Jacqueline Fernandez, Kim Sharma and Mehr Jessia. Now, in this immensely useful book, he offers readers the same advice that he has given these glamorous ladies to...
  • Haryana: Rope of hair removed from teen's stomach June 6, 2013

    Faridabad: A 1.5metre long rope of hair was removed by doctors from a 14yearold girl's stomach, hospital authorities said in Faridabad on Thursday. The rope had been in the girl's stomach for about four years. "Sukanya (name changed) used to complain of severe abdominal pain over the past four years. Her...
  • Women's hair looks its best at 29, says study May 13, 2013

    London: Women in their late twenties can rejoice as a report suggests that your hair would look best as you reach 29 years of age. In a detailed research on hair habits polled by 2,000 women, it was found that once a female reaches her late twenties, she quits experimenting with...
  • What's the reason behind Jennifer Lawrence's hair loss? May 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is reportedly suffering from hair loss and hiding it from everyone. The 22yearold has been sporting shorter hair and it can be side effects of chemical treatments, reports dailystar.co.uk. "She's been sporting a shorter do for weeks, and has made out it's for style reasons....
  • CJ's initiative to donate hair for Cancer patients March 25, 2013

    CJ Yatin Deshpande with his HairAid initiative, donate hair for wigs for cancer survivors. One young girl shaves off her hair, for a cancer survivor. ...
  • Mohali drug haul: Is image of Olympic sports taking a beating? March 11, 2013

    Olympic medal winning boxer Vijender Singh on Monday denied that he took drugs, during questioning by Punjab Police. However, the boxer refused to give his hair and blood samples. Vijender was questioned Monday evening for more than three hours. Sources said the boxer also denied knowing those involved in drug...
  • Mohali drug haul: Vijender denies taking drugs March 11, 2013

    Chandigarh: Olympic medal winning boxer Vijender Singh on Monday denied that he took drugs, during questioning by Punjab Police. However, the boxer refused to give his hair and blood samples. Vijender was questioned Monday evening for more than three hours. Sources said the boxer also denied knowing those involved in drug...
  • US student punished for growing hair for charity October 25, 2012

    Canton: An Ohio teenager who's been growing his hair for a charity is being punished by his high school because administrators say his long locks violate the dress code. Seventeenyearold Zachary Aufderheide is serving a twoday inschool suspension at Canton South High School this week. He's been growing out his hair...
  • Women worry about sagging breasts after 29: Study October 12, 2012

    London: Sagging breasts, a wrinkly face, thread veins and thinning hair are things that women fret about when they cross the age of 29, according to a study. They all sound like signs of ageing that women in their 70s might be worrying about. But a woman's battle to grow...
  • Ex-umpire Hair adds fuel to fixing row, blames IPL October 9, 2012

    Melbourne: Former ICC elite panel umpire Darrell Hair is not at all surprised by the allegations of fixing against match officials, and said such rumours started doing rounds since the birth of the cash-rich Indian Premier League. Hair's statement came after the ICC has launched an "urgent investigation" into the...
  • 1.8 kg hair removed from girl's stomach in Indore September 19, 2012

    Indore: A team of doctors on Tuesday removed about 1.8 kg hair from the stomach of a 19yearold girl after an open surgery at the government hospital in Indore. Dr Parvinder Singh Lubana of Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital in Indore, led a team of gastrosurgeons in conducting the operation. Lubana...
  • Delhi: Hair stylist killed by friends, 2 arrested September 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Police have arrested two men in connection with the murder of hair stylist Bimal Gurung who was allegedly murdered for his money. The key accused was the victim's lover and targeted Gurung for his lavish lifestyle. Ironically, the police found only Rs 48 in his bank account. The...