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  • India gets its first Bvlgari flagship store November 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Italian jewellery and luxury goods brand Bvlgari launched its first flagship store in the capital. The flagship store at DLF Emporio was inaugurated by Bvlgari's CEO Jean-Christophe Babin, who was earlier associated with Tag Heuer for 12 years before becoming the CEO at Bvlgari. Indian designer Anamika...
  • Oscar in hand, Harry Belafonte exhorts Hollywood on human rights November 10, 2014

    Reuters: Octogenarian actor and singer Harry Belafonte, accepting a top Hollywood human rights award, asked fellow artists and the entertainment industry to use their powerful platform to show the better side of humanity. Before a star-studded audience and next to a long-time friend, actor Sidney Poitier, the 87-year-old Belafonte received the...
  • Michael Schumacher's doctor sees progress after injury October 23, 2014

    Paris: A French physician who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after the Formula One champion struck his head in a ski accident says he is no longer in a coma and predicted a possible recovery within three years. Jean-Francois Payen, a doctor at the Grenoble hospital that treated Schumacher...
  • Chennaiyin FC sign former Manchester United, PSG players October 20, 2014

    Chennaiyin FC announced the signings of former Manchester United midfielder Eric Djemba Djemba and former PSG forward Jean Maurice Edu on Sunday. Djemba last played in the Scottish Premiership for St. Mirren earlier this year before being released by the club. The 33-year-old Cameroon player has played for his national team...
  • Work on 'taming' firms wins Frenchman Jean Tirole economics Nobel October 13, 2014

    Stockholm: 2014 Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences, Jean Tirole said that he hasn't recouped yet, after winning the acclaimed prize. Tirole is the director of Toulouse School of Economics and the third French laureate in Economic Sciences. Tirole was incredibly surprised when he got the news that he has been awarded the...
  • France's Jean Tirole wins the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences October 13, 2014

    Stockholm: The 2014 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences was awarded to French economist Jean Tirole "for his analysis of market power and regulation". The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences decided to award The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel for 2014 to Jean Tirole for breathing new...
  • Kerala: FIR filed against singer Yesudas for his remarks on women wearing jeans October 4, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: An FIR has been filed on Saturday against the music legend KJ Yesudas on his women wearing jeans remarks. On Thursday sparking a controversy, Yesudas resented women wearing jeans, saying this went against Indian culture. "Women should not cause trouble to others by wearing jeans. What should be covered should be...
  • Leander PaesCara Black enter US Open mixed doubles second round August 29, 2014

    India's Leander Paes and his Zimbabwean partner Cara Black, seeded third, along with the sixth seeds Rohan Bopanna and his Slovenian teammate Katarina Srebotnik advanced to the second round of the mixed doubles at the US Open. Paes and Cara had to battle hard to beat Dutch JeanJulien Rojer and AnnaLena...
  • Madhuri Dixit's warm personality gave me confidence to perform on Indian stage, says Canadian dancer Tara Jean Popowich August 24, 2014

    Canadian dancer Tara Jean Popowich, who is the latest contestant to be eliminated from 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7, feels that Indian dancers are good performers as compared to their western counterparts. Tara entered the celebrity dance reality show, which is an Indian adaptation of international talent hunt 'Dancing With the Stars',...
  • Girls have the right to wear jeans, use mobiles: Khap chief August 12, 2014

    Jind: To use mobile phones and wear jeans is the fundamental right of a girl and no panchayat should put a ban on it, chief of a Khap Panchayat in Haryana has said. Kandela Khap Panchayat chief Tekaram Kandela said to use mobile phones and wear jeans is the fundamental right...
  • Muzaffarnagar: Khap Panchayat bans jeans, mobiles for girls August 10, 2014

    Muzaffarnagar: In yet another bizzare dikat of the Khap Panchayat in Uttar Pradesh's Muzzafarnagar district, it has banned unmarried girls from wearing jeans and using mobile phones. The panchayat claimed that these have a bad influence and were responsible for girls being harassed. The panchayat of Gujjar community was held...
  • Cheryl Cole plans second wedding to husband for friends, family July 21, 2014

    New York: Cheryl Cole has tied the knot with her new husband JeanBernard FernandezVersini two weeks ago, but the pop star is reportedly planning a second wedding bash for her family and friends to attend. Cole, 31, and JeanBernard wed earlier this month in a private ceremony on the remote island...
  • 1st Test: Sri Lanka end Day 2 trailing South Africa by 425 runs July 17, 2014

    Galle: JeanPaul Duminy came up with a timely century Thursday that helped South Africa declare their first innings at a formidable 455 for 9 on the second day of the first Test against Sri Lanka. The lefthander was unbeaten on 100 when South Africa captain Hashim Amla declared midway into the...
  • Watch: Reese Witherspoon embarks on a 1,000mile hiking expedition for selfdiscovery in 'Wild' July 14, 2014

    New York: Those who missed seeing Reese Witherspoon on the big screen can enjoy the trailer of her upcoming movie 'Wild'.The first trailer of 'Wild' is out and it shows her character living up to the movie title. Witherspoon plays a selfdestructive woman who tries to erase years of drug...
  • PaesStepanek in quarterfinals of Wimbledon doubles July 2, 2014

    London: Veteran Leander Paes advanced to the men's doubles quarterfinals of Wimbledon Championships after the Indian ace and his Czech Republic partner Radek Stepanek pulled off a hardfought win here on Wednesday. The fifth seeded IndoCzech duo prevailed over The Netherlands' JeanJulien Rojer and Horia Tecau of Romania 64, 76 (75),...
  • Judge: Daughter can stop food for Casey Kasem June 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: Casey Kasem's daughter has the authority to withhold food and fluids from her ailing father, a judge ruled Wednesday. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Daniel S. Murphy reversed a ruling from Monday that stated that Kasem should receive food, fluids and certain medications until after a courtappointed attorney met...
  • Rojer, Groenefeld win French Open mixed doubles title June 5, 2014

    Paris: JeanJulien Rojer of the Netherlands and AnnaLena Groenefeld of Germany won the mixed doubles title at the French Open by defeating eighthseeded Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia and Julia Goerges of Germany 46, 62, 107 on Thursday. Rojer was playing his first Grand Slam final while Groenefeld won the mixed doubles...
  • JeanEric Vergne handed 10place grid penalty at Spanish Grand Prix May 10, 2014

    French driver JeanEric Vergne was handed a 10place grid penalty and his Toro Rosso Formula One team fined 30,000 euros ($41,300) on Friday after the right rear wheel came off his car during Spanish Grand Prix practice. Stewards said in a statement that the turn one incident, during the afternoon session...
  • 'Purani Jeans' Review: This story of friendship has nothing new to offer May 2, 2014

    What do you expect from a movie that is based on true friendship? Well, an intense bonding between the friends, few heartwrenching dialogues and a fabulous story line that touches your soul. Director Tanushree Chatrji Bassu's 'Purani Jeans' lacked all three. What seemed to be a delight to watch...
  • 'Purani Jeans' tweet review: First day, first show May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Whenever there's a story based on friendship, it takes us on a trip down the memory lane of our good old school days where friendship mattered the most. Director Tanushree Chatrji Bassu's ' Purani Jeans' is based on on this theme of friendship. Starring Tanuj Virwani, Aditya Seal...
  • Tanuj Virwani: Being a star kid, there is an added sense of responsibility April 24, 2014

    Mumbai: One-film-old Tanuj Virwani, who will be seen sharing the screen with his mother and yesteryear actress Rati Agnihotri in the forthcoming film "Purani Jeans", understands his responsibilities as an actor but does not feel any pressure to deliver at par with his mother. But at the same time he would...
  • 67th Cannes Film Festival: Hollywood star power vs world cinema April 18, 2014

    Paris: Hollywood star power will vie with world cinema and a large crop of French films, including New Wave director Jean-Luc Godard's latest, for the top prize next month at the 67th Cannes film festival, the world's most important cinema showcase. Godard's 'Adieu au Langage' will bring the accustomed Gallic flair...
  • Formula One abandons cost cap plan April 7, 2014

    Formula One has abandoned plans to impose a budget cap in 2015 and will seek to reduce costs instead through regulation changes, FIA president Jean Todt said on Sunday. The governing International Automobile Federation announced last year that, with some teams struggling financially, it planned to introduce a cost cap...
  • Development economist laments India's poor economic growth April 1, 2014

    Development economist Jean Dreze on Tuesday expressed concern over India's tardy economic growth, which lagged behind neighbours like Nepal and Bangladesh in vital sectors. Dreze was delivering the ninth I.G. Khan Memorial Lecture on "Hunger and the Indian Enigma" at the Kennedy Auditorium of Aligarh Muslim University. Referring to the economic growth...
  • Brazil out of tune on timing but they 'will find a way' March 30, 2014

    Reuters: With Brazil frantically trying to finish off stadiums in time for the June 12 World Cup kickoff, one of the official songs for the tournament is aptly called "Dar um Jeito (We Will Find A Way). FIFA said the anthem, one of four official songs, will be performed by guitar...
  • 'Purani Jeans' cast walk for designer Sulakshana Monga at WIFW March 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Debutantes Tanuj Virwani, Aditya Seal and 'Sixteen' actress Izabelle Leite - the starcast of upcoming film 'Purani Jeans'- became the showstoppers for designer Sulakshana Monga on the day four of ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WLIFW) Autumn/Winter 2014. The newcomers on the ramp did not look nervous and...
  • Snapshot: Style alert! Anushka Sharma steps out in button-up jeans with no zipper March 20, 2014

    If the ensembles she chooses to wear for her public outings and social events are anything to go, Anushka Sharma is certainly clear about her sense of style. So when Anushka, who will soon be seen in Aamir Khan's 'PK', was spotted wearing button-up jeans without a zipper, the style...
  • Jared Leto flirted with 'Dallas Buyers Club' director for movie role February 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Oscarnominated actor Jared Leto, who plays a transgender AIDS patient named Rayon in 'Dallas Buyers Club', said he flirted with director JeanMarc Vallee for the role in the film. "I was in Berlin and there was a Skype meeting set up with the director, JeanMarc Valle. It was a...
  • Small improvement for Michael Schumacher after second surgery January 1, 2014

    Grenoble, (France): Michael Schumacher underwent a second surgery after a brain scan showed small, "surprising" signs of improvement, but grim doctors said on Tuesday they could offer no insight into the prognosis for the Formula One champion. Schumacher, who turns 45 on Friday, suffered critical head injuries when he fell and...