Housewives

  • Eva Longoria denies 'Desperate Housewives' reunion April 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Eva Longoria has denied rumours that a 'Desperate Housewives' reunion is on the cards. The 39yearold actress played Gabrielle Solis in the ABC show from 2004 until it finished in 2012. Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman and Marcia Cross starred alongside her, reported E! online. "I...
  • Feel more intelligent about a lot of things now than ten years ago: Eva Longoria March 17, 2014

    London: 'Desperate Housewives' star Eva Longoria says she feels more attractive with age. The 39-year-old actress feels more intelligent than what she was ten years ago, reported Contactmusic. "I had no idea what was happening 10 years ago, I was in a big vortex of madness. I feel more intelligent...
  • I'm domestic, says Eva Longoria January 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: Contrary to her 'Desperate Housewives' character, actress Eva Longoria says she is domestic in reality. The actress, who was recently named as Maxim's woman of the year, sports a sexy avatar on the magazine's cover. But there's a different reality to her, she said, reports people.com. "One thing people are...
  • I enjoy my freedom as a producer: Telugu actor Lakshmi March 7, 2013

    Chennai: She is one of the few female producers in the country and Telugu actress-cum-producer Lakshmi Manchu takes pride in her role. She enjoys her freedom as a producer even when she admits it's a risky business. She turned producer following the footsteps of her father, veteran actor-producer Mohan Babu. "It's not...
  • Women's safety: Have our political leaders failed us? January 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Under fire over his 'India and Bharat' comment, the RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat got another jolt over an alleged comment on the role of women in society. "A husband and a wife are involved in a social contract. The wife has to take care of the household work...
  • 'Wages for homemakers' evokes mixed response September 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Women and Child Development Ministry's proposal of salaries for housewives has elicited mixed reactions. While the husbands are still figuring out the details, women's rights groups claim it's not a well thoughtout proposal. 'Homemakers should be empowered and paid to maintain their households' was an idea that the Women...
  • Homemakers likely to get salary from husbands soon September 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Housewives may soon start getting monthly salaries from their husbands with the government mulling a proposal which would make it mandatory for men to share a certain percentage of their income with their wives who stay back and do household chores. The proposal is being considered by Women and...
  • Mumbai: Girls visit pub, branded as 'sex workers' May 9, 2012

    Mumbai: On April 29, the police raided a pub in Khar after receiving a tipoff about a flesh trade racket operational there, and detained 16 girls. However, families of many of the detainees say they are just college students or housewives from working class families who had only gone to...
  • 'Desperate Housewives' movie won't happen April 25, 2012

    Los Angeles: Actress Eva Longoria has squashed rumours of a 'Desperate Housewives' movie saying that the makers have run out of story ideas. The actress, who played Gabrielle Solis in the hit show for eight years, said: "We won't do a movie. Marc Cherry, our creator, has said that's because we...
  • Laxmi Manchu all set for her Bollywood debut December 19, 2011

    Mumbai: Here's Sanjay Dutt's Desperate Housewife. No, we're not talking about Manyata, but Sanju baba's new costar, who acted in ABC Studios' popular sitcom Desperate Housewives, and will now make her Bollywood debut. Laxmi Manchu, the Freida Pinto of ABC Studios and Cherry Productions insanely popular sitcom Desperate Housewives, is the...
  • Longoria, Fey named highest paid TV actresses October 12, 2011

    Los Angeles: Eva Longoria and Tina Fey have topped Forbes magazine's list of TV's highest paid actresses. Eva and Tina have earned $13 million each between May 2010 and May 2011 through their shows 'Desperate Housewives' and '30 Rock', respectively, reports usmagazine.com. Marcia Cross of 'Desperate Houswives', Mariska Hargitay of 'Law &...
  • Fey, Longoria top US highpaid TV actress list October 12, 2011

    Los Angeles: It pays to be a desperate housewife, at least on TV, or a crime investigator or just Tina Fey. Fey, the star and creator of NBC comedy '30 Rock,' shares the distinction of being the highest paid woman on television with 'Desperate Housewives' star Eva Longoria. Each earned $13...
  • 'Real Housewives' to be tweaked after suicide August 20, 2011

    Los Angeles: Reality TV show 'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' is being reedited following the suicide of Russell Armstrong in a strong indication that the network plans to go ahead with the second season. But Bravo president Frances Berwick told showbusiness paper Daily Variety that no decision has yet...
  • Suicide rocks Beverly Hills 'Real Housewives' August 17, 2011

    Los Angeles: The estranged husband of 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star Taylor Armstrong has been found dead in an apparent suicide, just three weeks before the reality show is scheduled to return to US television. In the most tragic event to befall a reality TV show, venture capitalist Russell...
  • Sheridan not returning to 'Desperate Housewives' August 10, 2011

    London: Actress Nicollette Sheridan has dismissed speculation that she will return to hit TV series 'Desperate Housewives' for its grand finale. The 47yearold actress, who played sexy real estate dealer Edie Britt on the popular comedy drama, insisted that she is not bringing her character back from the dead, Daily Express...
  • 'Desperate Housewives' to end in 2012? August 6, 2011

    Los Angeles: The 'Desperate Housewives' of Wisteria Lane might want to get their affairs in order. According to a person familiar with ABC's plans for the drama, next season will be its last. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the network and producers hadn't authorized public comment. ABC, which is...
  • Eva Longoria taking pole dance lessons July 21, 2011

    London: Actress Eva Longoria is taking pole dance lessons for her role in the eighth season of "Desperate Housewives". The actress, who plays Gabrielle Solis, has been practicising at the S Factor gym in Los Angeles. The 36yearold says she is not a stranger to stripper poles as her former "Baywatch"...
  • Eva Longoria flaunts her cooking skills May 18, 2011

    New York: Eva Longoria's character on "Desperate Housewives" isn't exactly domestic, but in real life the actress says she "tries to cook everyday." She's released a cookbook called "Eva's Kitchen: Cooking with Love for Family and Friends." It includes family recipes and her own goto dishes such as chicken tortilla soup. The...
  • Elizabeth Hurley in 'Desperate Housewives'? March 21, 2011

    Los Angeles: Actress Elizabeth Hurley has sparked rumours that she may appear in "Desperate Housewives" after she was spotted dining with the TV show star Teri Hatcher. The two actresses were seen enjoying a business meal at exclusive restaurant Little Door, where they were joined by Hurley's lover and Australian cricketer...
  • Polish housewives strip for calendar January 10, 2011

    Warsaw: A group of eleven housewives in the Polish city of Lodz have shed their embarrassment and their clothes for a noble cause to raise money for a sick child. Fouryear old Julia Koper was born with a mysterious genetic disorder which left her both physically and mentally disabled,...
  • Facebook causes one in five divorces: Survey December 1, 2010

    Washington: 'Facebook' or 'Twitter' may have helped unite many people across the globe, but a survey revealed that one in five divorces in the US now involve the popular social networking sites. According to the survey by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a staggering 80 per cent of divorce lawyers...
  • Tony and I have decided to divorce: Eva Longoria November 18, 2010

    Los Angeles: Actress Eva Longoria has filed for divorce from husband, basketball player Tony Parker, just a few days after her publicist said they are not separating. The Desperate Housewives star filed papers to end her three year marriage citing irreconcilable differences in Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday. She has...
  • 'Designing Women' actress Dixie Carter dies April 12, 2010

    Los Angeles: Actress Dixie Carter, who played an outspoken liberal on the sitcom Designing Women and received an Emmy nomination for a guest role on Desperate Housewives has died, according to TV gossip show Entertainment Tonight. She was 70. "This has been a terrible blow to our family," actor Hal...
  • Abhishek dumps Ash for Parker May 26, 2009

    Two of the most glamorous women in the world, Aishwarya Rai and Eva Longoria of Desperate Housewives bonded well at the 62nd Cannes film festival where they walked the red carpet as representatives of L'Oreal. If this was not enough, Abhishek too had a ball with Eva's husband, popular basketball...
  • In pics: Women who stole the show at the Emmys September 22, 2008

    Call them red carpet royalty or fashionistas, these women dressed to kill at the 60th annual Primetime Emmy Awards and caused a few casualties for sure. Here are our 10 best picks from the red carpet. ...
  • Bangalore killer strikes again, fourth housewife killed January 25, 2008

    Bangalore: A housewife was found murdered at her Bangalore residence on Wednesday. Fortyyearold Selvi was smothered, stabbed and looted of cash and jewellery when she was alone at her Vijaynagar apartment. Fortyeight hours after the murder, police are still looking for clues. "We are investigating the case, I am...
  • Ashok Amritraj throws a line to India, shoots film November 24, 2007

    Mumbai: Ashok Amritraj, one of the most recognizable Indian names in Hollywood, is currently busy his new film The Other End Of the Line. Produced by his banner Hyde Park along with MGM Hollywood, the film stars Jesse Metcalfe of Desperate Housewives fame, Shriya Saran, Tara Sharma and Anupam Kher. In...
  • Gujarat bahus track Sensex, glue up to biz channels October 5, 2007

    New Delhi: Housewives in Gujarat have now turned avid investors. Keeping a tab on the skyrocketing stock markets, the household women here were among the ones who were busy selling to make profits today. Sonal Pandya, a retail investor stays glued to the business news channels these day. Saasbahu...
  • Eva Longoria to open up a restaurant in LA September 30, 2007

    Washington: Desperate Housewives actor Eva Longoria is all set to open up a new restaurant in LA called Beso which means kiss. The eatery is all geared up for a spectacular launch in October. Eva designed the menu and wants this Latin restaurant to be her home away from...
  • Get big, bold and beautiful on Diwali October 21, 2006

    New Delhi: Imageconscious people have been flocking to cosmetic surgery clinics across the capital for new noses, tummy tucks and larger breasts in the runup to the Diwali festival. Plastic surgeons say they have seen a 20 to 40 per cent rise in the number of clients in the month leading...