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  • Hero Xtreme Sports launched in India at Rs 67,337 Yesterday

    Hero MotoCorp seem to be on a launching spree this year with their latest offering being the Xtreme Sports. Showcased just before the expo, the Sports has a different design than the already revamped Xtreme. It gets dual brow LED pilot lamps and an edgier street-fighter like headlamp. At first glance,...
  • Tiger Woods returns to competitive golf at Hero World Challenge November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The Hero World Challenge - the premier PGA TOUR event hosted by the Tiger Woods Foundation - will tee-off at the Isleworth Golf & Country Club in Orlando, Florida from December 4 to 7 this year. The world's top 18 golfers, including 14-time major champion Woods, will participate in...
  • ISL 2014: NorthEast United FC held to goalless draw by FC Pune City at home November 15, 2014

    Guwahati: NorthEast United FC and FC Pune City drew 0-0 in a hard-fought Indian Super League (ISL) match at the Indira Gandhi Stadium here Saturday. Pune FC improved to 12 points from eight matches but remained in the third spot in the standings while NorthEast United FC stayed in the fifth...
  • Watch: Rajeev Masand reviews 'Big Hero 6', 'Nightcrawler', 'Interstellar', 'The Shaukeens' November 8, 2014

    In this week's episode of 'Now Showing', Rajeev Masand reviews 'Big Hero 6', 'Nightcrawler', 'Interstellar', 'The Shaukeens'. He also talks to the cast of Bollywood film 'Kill Dil' and Hollywood sci-fi 'Interstellar'. ...
  • 'Big Hero 6' review: You'll be chuckling throughout, and 95 minutes will fly by November 7, 2014

    Cast: Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung, Damon Wayans Jr, Génesis Rodríguez, TJ Miller, Daniel Henney, Maya Rudolph Director: Don Hall and Chris Williams It's virtually impossible to resist the charm of 'Big Hero 6', the new film from Walt Disney Animation Studios, at whose center is the touching relationship between...
  • Matthew McConaughey wants to do comic book film November 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Interstellar' star Matthew McConaughey is not averse to playing a comic book superhero. The actor, who was being eyed to play the lead in Marvel's 'Doctor Strange' before it went to Benedict Cumberbatch, said he would love to take on a superhero role only if he feels he can...
  • Hero Electric launches two new Avior e-cycles in India at Rs 18,990 onwards October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Two-wheeler maker Hero Electric launched two models of e-cycles under Avior range, priced at between Rs 18,990 and Rs 19,290 (ex-showroom Delhi). The e-cycles that aim to tap corporate professionals in metro cities will also be available in Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Chennai. "This is primarily targeted at...
  • Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero October 29, 2014

    New York: Elton John has called Pope Francis "my hero" for his compassion and push to accept gays in the Catholic church, at his annual AIDS benefit. John hosted the event, "An Enduring Vision: A Benefit for the Elton John AIDS Foundation," Tuesday night in New York City. He says Francis...
  • Hero to launch two new scooter models in next one year October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Seeking to cash in on the fast growing scooter segment in the domestic market, the country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp plans to launch two new models in next one year. The company is also considering to scale up its monthly scooter production to 1 lakh units by January...
  • Snapshot: Doesn't Sooraj Pancholi resemble a young Salman Khan as he sports a chiselled and shirtless look in 'Hero'? October 15, 2014

    Raw energy, chiselled abs and a devil-may-care look. Young actor Sooraj Pancholi looks smoking' hot in the first look of the 1983 Subhash Ghai remake. Starring Pancholi and Athiya Shetty (Suniel Shetty's daughter) in key roles, the film has been produced by Salman Khan and directed by Nikhil Advani. The...
  • Watch: Quaint culinary adventures and a pani-puri bet makes 'Chilli Paneer' a cute love story October 12, 2014

    Ken Chang belongs to a well-respected business family in Singapore. Asha Rao is a successful art director in Mumbai. A chance encounter sets off a series of events that culminate in them discovering the purpose of their life - a journey they must take together.Directed by National Award-winning filmmaker Shivendra...
  • Doctors hailed as 'real heroes' as they save lives of shelling October 10, 2014

    Jammu: While soldiers at International Border give a befitting reply to firings by Pakistan, the contribution of doctors who are treating people, including BSF jawans, injured in the cross-border shelling in Jammu is also remarkable. The doctors at the Government Medical College and Hospital (GMC&H), Jammu, have saved lives of...
  • 'Indian heros of WW1' lays out contribution of Indian soldiers in the war: Author September 30, 2014

    The year 2014 marks century to the beginning of four year long World War 1 that triggered with the killing of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and left 1.2 million Indians dead fighting on behalf of the Britishers who then ruled India. The book called 'The Indian Heroes of WW1' by author...
  • 2014 Hero Karizma ZMR review: Improves upon many but not all aspects of the previous bikes September 12, 2014

    The reactions to the reveal of the new Karizma were pretty strong. For every comment that said the new bike looked great, there was one person who claimed to have his eyes glaze over at Hero's umpteeth cosmetic update to the motorcycle. And two others who hated the way it...
  • Snapshot: Suniel Shetty's daughter Athiya looks like she's camera shy September 8, 2014

    Suniel Shetty's daughter Athiya looks like she's camera shy. The young actress was spotted outside a popular theatre in Mumbai recently. Athiya will soon be seen opposite Aditya Pancholi's son, Suraj in the film 'Hero'. Directed by Nikhil Advani, the film is a remake of Subhash Ghai's 1983 hit buy...
  • Hero HX250R to be launched in India this year September 1, 2014

    If you've been following the snippets we brought you from the Auto Expo this year, you'd know that Hero MotoCorp has got quite a few products lined up for the next few months. While we had a good look at the Splendor Pro Classic (cafe racer), the Dash and the...
  • Watch: Vigilante team of filmmakers shoot footage of young man who saw two women being harassed by men in a public place and rushed to help August 27, 2014

    A team of filmmakers specializing in shooting social experiments in public places was pleasantly surprised to see a young man jump in to help two women who were being harassed in a public place by several men. Although the authenticity of the video could not be verified, at a time when...
  • What? No way dude. Oh, really it's been written? Haven't read: Nargis Fakhri on dating Varun Dhawan August 25, 2014

    Actress Nargis Fakhri has denied reports of dating her "Main Tera Hero" costar Varun Dhawan, saying she is romantically linked with herself and not anyone else. "What? No way dude. Oh, really it's been written? I haven't read that. I don't have any idea about that. People just right stuff, right....
  • Hero Electric launches Photon escooter at Rs 54,110 August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Twowheeler maker Hero Electric launched a new scooter model Photon across major metro cities at a price of Rs 54,110 (exshowroom Delhi). "We are confident that the new Hero Electric High Speed Photon will further augment our growth in the electric vehicle segment," Hero Electric CEO Sohinder...
  • A female superhero movie in SpiderMan universe? August 5, 2014

    Los Angeles: After Marvel's introduced a female Thor, Sony is reportedly planning to create a woman superhero movie to add to its 'SpiderMan' universe. The studio pushed back the release of 'The Amazing SpiderMan 3' by two years. The gap will now be filled by 'The Sinister Six' in 2016. Lisa...
  • Hero Passion Pro TR launched in India at Rs 53,531 July 23, 2014

    Hero MotoCorp has launched the Passion Pro TR in India at Rs 53,531 exMumbai. The Pro TR comes in only one variant and is approximately Rs 5,000 dearer than the Passion Pro in disc/self/cast trim. The Passion Pro TR is built around the 7.8PS/8.04Nm 97.2cc Passion Pro with a tall beak,...
  • Remembering Kargil heroes: How Pak soldier Captain Sher Khan was acknowledged by India too July 23, 2014

    Drass: Captain Sher Khan of the Pakistan Army was someone whose bravery was acknowledged by his enemy, the Indian side as well during the Kargil war. 15 years on, Captain Sher Khan remains a hero. His name, his image is everywhere and even his native village in Pakistan's tribal Waziristan...
  • 15 years after the Kargil war, martyrs forgotten? July 22, 2014

    Kupwara: July 25 will mark the 15th anniversary of the Kargil war. Ahead of the day, CNNIBN visited families of some of the war heroes. Less than 50 kilometre short of the Line of Control, in Haihama in Kupwara district, is a towering house at the start of the city....
  • Hero named title sponsor of Indian Super League July 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Renowned twowheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Ltd was on Friday named as the title sponsor of the muchanticipated Indian Super League the firstofitskind franchisebased football league in the country. Hero has signed a threeyear deal with ISL. With this sponsorship, the muchawaited new football league, promoted by IMGReliance and...
  • Watch: Hiro and his powerless robot fight crime in the trailer of 'Big Hero 6' July 16, 2014

    After releasing a string of sneak peeks into its muchanticipated film 'Big Hero 6', Walt Disney Pictures has now released its first full look. 'Big Hero 6', which has been inspired by the Marvel comics by the same name, revolves around the story of Hiro Hamada (Ryan Potter) and his...
  • The Hero Leap hybrid scooter to go on sale in India by February 2015 June 24, 2014

    From having debuted at the 2012 Auto Expo as a concept, to finally being unveiled at the 2014 Auto Expo, the Hero Leap is finally flesh and bone. India's first very own hybrid scooter is expected to go on sale sometime around February 2015. We had earlier estimated its launch...
  • Naidu woos Hero MotoCorp to set up plant in Andhra Pradesh June 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh government is wooing country's largest twowheeler maker Hero MotoCorp to set up a plant in the state. N Chandrababu Naidu, the newly elected Chief Minister of the residuary state of Andhra Pradesh, has called Hero MotoCorp MD&CEO Pawan Munjal to set up their new proposed South India...
  • 2014 Hero Karizma R, ZMR launched in India at Rs 85,559 onwards June 3, 2014

    The 200300cc segment is set to become hotter. Hero has launched the new Karizma R and the ZMR. The styling has been updated extensively with both front and rear LED lamps. However, we have mixed feelings about the overtly stretched out cowl and the way the headlamps seem to sneer...
  • Mutual admiration society: Tiger Shroff and Sooraj Pancholi go gaga over each other May 30, 2014

    Mumbai: There's no room for rivalry between young acting talents Sooraj Pancholi and Tiger Shroff even though they are being pitched against one another as the two next best things on the Bollywood block. In fact, they share mutual admiration. So, it didn't take Sooraj much persuasion to rush to see...
  • Original page of Tintin drawings sets comic strip record at auction May 25, 2014

    Paris: An original page of drawings featuring the intrepid boy reporter Tintin sold at auction Saturday for more than two million euros, a new world record for a comic strip. The piece, dating from 1937 and signed by the creator Herge, went to an American collector after 15 minutes of furious...