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  • Happy birthday Salman Khan: 'Bigg Boss' host gets a day off 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Salman Khan will not host the 'Weekend Ka Waar' episode on 'Bigg Boss' in order to celebrate his birthday this Saturday. The actor has got a day off from the show to bring in his 49th birthday with his family and friends. Consequently, the nomination and eviction...
  • Kathy Griffin named new host of 'Fashion Police' December 2, 2014

    New York: Kathy Griffin will be terrorizing the fashion crowd as the new host of 'Fashion Police,' replacing the late Joan Rivers when it returns to E! in January. The comic-commentary series, which had aired weekly, will now present 17 special episodes throughout 2015 that focus on high-profile red carpet and...
  • Web hosting company GoDaddy files for IPO June 10, 2014

    New York: Web hosting company GoDaddy is filing for an initial public offering. The company known for its racy Super Bowl commercials says it has 12 million customers and is the largest provider of website domain names. GoDaddy also said on Monday that company founder and former CEO Bob Parsons is...
  • Web hosting company GoDaddy eyes initial public offering: Sources March 15, 2014

    Web hosting company The GoDaddy Group Inc is preparing for a second run at an initial public offering, according to two people familiar with the matter, as the 2014 tech IPO pipeline continues to grow. GoDaddy, the Internet domain registrar and web host known for its racy ads, would join a...
  • Ellen DeGeneres brings pizza and deadpan affability to Oscars March 3, 2014

    Comic and talk show star Ellen DeGeneres returned as Oscar host on Sunday, bringing a deadpan affability, and free pizza, to the Academy Awards show while still poking fun at Hollywood royalty. The star of her own daytime TV talk show, DeGeneres earned an Emmy nomination for her first Oscar hosting...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to host the 20th Screen Awards 2014 January 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan will host the 20th Annual Life OK Screen Awards to be held here Jan 14. The Bollywood superstar says that he enjoys hosting award functions as it gives him an opportunity to return the love of his fans. The nomination list, the jury and the host name...
  • Oprah Winfrey refused to go nude in 'The Butler' November 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Chat show queen Oprah Winfrey refused to shoot nude for 'The Butler', and she says she had many arguments with director Lee Daniels over the matter. The 59yearold, who plays Gloria in the historical fiction drama, was adamant she wasn't going to bare her flesh in a romantic scene...
  • Salman, Ranbir to promote Manish Paul's 'Mickey Virus' September 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Popular TV host Manish Paul, who is foraying into Bollywood with 'Mickey Virus', a film set against the backdrop of hacking, says Bollywood A-listers like Salman Khan and Ranbir Kapoor will promote his film. Directed by debutant Saurabh Varma, 'Mickey Virus' is a comedy thriller, which features Manish as a...
  • Is Lindsay Lohan the new host of 'Saturday Night Live'? August 31, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Lindsay Lohan has reportedly been approached to host the first episode of the new season of 'Saturday Night Live'. The 27-year-old actress has been offered more work ever since she completed her stint in the rehabilitation centre. "'Saturday Night Live' has approached Lindsay to host the show again, and...
  • Pakistan: Babies given away live on air in a talk show August 1, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistani television is screening what many call its most controversial content yet in a ruthless quest for ratings: a talkshow host who gives away babies live on air. Aamir Liaquat Hussain, a bespectacled 41yearold with a neatly trimmed beard, gave away two abandoned infant girls to childless families in July...
  • 'Mickey Virus' first look: TV show host Manish Paul turns hacker July 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The first look of 'Mickey Virus' has been released. Directed by Saurabh Varma, the film stars popular TV host Manish Paul in the lead role. 'Mickey Virus' is scheduled to be released on September 13, 2013. ...
  • Kochi will host World Economic Forum India Meet: Chandy June 19, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's business capital, Kochi will host the prestigious the World Economic Forum's India meet November 89, said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Tuesday. Chandy told reporters in Thiruvananthapuram that this is a rare honour for the state. "India has hosted this event 28 times in the past, of which Mumbai...
  • Seth MacFarlane approached for Oscars again? April 20, 2013

    Los Angeles: Seth MacFarlane may have shown reluctance to return as an Oscar host but producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are apparently keen to bring him back for the high profile job. Zadan and Meron are returning to oversee the Oscars in 2014 and they reportedly want the 'Family Guy'...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Ek Thi Daayan', 'The Croods' April 19, 2013

    Also on the show: Review of 'The Host' an a chat with the star cast of 'The Croods'. ...
  • 'The Host' review: At best it's unintentionally hilarious April 19, 2013

    Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Max Irons, Jake Abel Director: Andrew Niccol When an alien enters the body of a nice teenage girl, her original spirit refuses to leave, her head now crowded with two voices that want different things, including two boys who aren't particularly fond of each other. Stephenie Meyer, author of the...
  • Humphries wants Kim Kardashian to apologise in court April 19, 2013

    Los Angeles: TV host and socialite Kim Kardashian's divorce proceedings have reportedly taken another odd turn. Her exhusband is ready to avoid the trial if she apologises to him. If the 32yearold American socialite, who is pregnant with Kanye West's baby, apologises to Brooklyn Nets player Kris Humphries at a settlement...
  • Friday Release: 'Croods', 'Scary Movie 5' and 'Host' April 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian audiences are going to taste different flavours at the silver screen this week as each of the three films have different themes. The first film to hit the screens on April 19 is 'The Croods'. 'The Croods', latest 3D adventure offering from Fox and DreamWorks, will hit Indian...
  • 'Twilight' author swaps vampires for aliens in 'The Host' March 26, 2013

    Los Angeles: Can lightning strike twice for 'Twilight Saga' author Stephenie Meyer? Meyer trades vampires for alien beings in her latest booktofilm endeavor, 'The Host,' opening in US movie theaters on Friday. Film distributor Open Road hopes the film will attract millions of 'Twilight' fans and be the first of a...
  • Shared World Cup is crazy, says AFC candidate March 7, 2013

    Michel Platini's idea that Qatar share the 2022 World Cup hosting rights with its Middle East neighbours was "crazy", UAE soccer chief Yousuf Al Serkal told Reuters on Thursday. UEFA president Platini has long called for soccer's showpiece to be shared by the tiny Arab state and that the tournament should...
  • 10 funniest Oscar hosting moments of all time February 25, 2013

    Rookie Oscar host Seth MacFarlane casually slung a string of zingers at some of Hollywood's biggest names, including a musical tribute to female frontal nudity in the movies, as he launched the Academy Awards show on a decisively edgy note. It's never been easy hosting what is cinema's biggest night....
  • Cuttack to host Women's World Cup Group B games January 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The east Indian city of Cuttack has been chosen as the second venue after Mumbai to host the ICC Womens World Cup starting January 31, CNNIBN has learnt. The decision has been taken following strong antiPakistan sentiments across the country following the killing of two Indian soldiers at...
  • Karisma Kapoor to give beauty tips on her radio show December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Karisma Kapoor is turning radio jockey to host her own special segment, imparting tips on becoming a glamorous diva. The 38yearold mother of two will be hosting a section called BIG on Style on 92.7 BIG FM this December. During the course of the show, the 'Dil...
  • Salman: I have no hand in 'Bigg Boss' selection September 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who will be hosting Color's show 'Bigg Boss' for the third time now, says that he doesn't have any hand in selecting the contestants for the show. "I don't want to recommend anyone as I don't want to be partial or biased. I also get to...
  • India may host series against Australia: PCB May 22, 2012

    Lahore: PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf hinted on Tuesday that Pakistan will not be shy of asking India to host their upcoming oneday series against Australia as bilateral cricket relations have recently improved between the two nations. The PCB is still searching for venues to host the five ODIs and three T20...
  • PCB seek alternative venues to host Australia May 16, 2012

    Lahore: A senior PCB official has refuted suggestions that the forthcoming oneday and T20 series against Australia might have to be cancelled due to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) withdrawing its offer to host the series in AugustSeptember. "Obviously we are very disappointed that the Sri Lankans have decided against hosting...
  • Turkey submits bid to host Euro 2020 April 18, 2012

    Ankara: Turkey has submitted a bid to UEFA to host the 2020 European Championships, the head of the country's football federation announced on Tuesday. Turkey is also bidding to stage the 2020 Olympics in Istanbul. UEFA president Michel Platini has previously said he would back the country to host Euro...
  • PCB asks BCCI to host 'home' series for Pakistan April 17, 2012

    Lahore: In a rather surprising move, the Pakistan Cricket Board has asked the BCCI to play host to a 'home' series of the Pakistan cricket team in the future. According to wellinformed sources, the chairman of the Pakistan board, Zaka Ashraf, made the offer to his Indian counterpart, N Srinivasan,...
  • Ashraf hoping Pakistan can host cricket soon January 27, 2012

    Lahore: It is nearly three years since international cricket was last played in Pakistan and PCB (Pakistan Cricket Board) chairman Zaka Ashraf is hoping that the current Test rubber against England at Abu Dhabi will be their last home series at an offshore venue. "This England series could be our last...
  • Jay Leno sued over Golden Temple remark January 25, 2012

    New York: US talk show host Jay Leno has been sued by an IndianAmerican in California for his 'racist' comments on the Golden Temple and ridiculing the entire Sikh community by portraying the holy shrine as a vacation home. According to court papers filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, Randeep Dhillon...