Journey

  • LS polls: Kejriwal's train journey from Delhi to Varanasi 30-03-2014 10:46 PM

    Varanasi: On March 24 when Arvind Kejriwal boarded the Shivganga Express from New Delhi to Varanasi, he set the stage for the battle that has fired the imagination and interest of the 'aam aadmi' and political commentators across the country- Arvind Kejriwal Vs Narendra Modi. Is it a no contest,...
  • 'Rearview, My Roadies Journey' is all things about Raghu and Roadies 22-02-2014 10:18 AM

    Love him or hate him but if you are a TV addict, you certainly can't ignore him. Well, as cliched as it may sound but that's the truth. This man redefined the Indian television for youth by making a cult show that almost everyone knows about. Yes, I am talking...
  • 16 books to pre-order in 2014 07-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Heads-up for autumn/winter 2016, when Aleph will publish the much-anticipated novel A Suitable Girl by Vikram Seth. Less than 24 months to give A Suitable Boy another go, people! 1. The Bone Clocks David Mitchell Hachette A new David Mitchell book is an event, at par with a Christopher Nolan...
  • The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug Tweet Review: 1st day, 1st show 13-12-2013 09:58 AM

    New Delhi: Taking a cue from the previous film 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey', the sequel to the film will see the hobbit Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen) and Thorin Oakensheild (Richard Armitage) continue their journey to reclaim Lonely mountain from Smaug the dragon. 'The Hobbit: The...
  • What makes 'The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug' a smart film 10-12-2013 12:51 PM

    New Delhi: Sleeping dragons, as we know from our childhood literature, eventually awaken. If they didn't, there wouldn't be a story. So it's hardly news that in the second installment of Peter Jackson's 'Hobbit' trilogy, the dragon rouses from his slumber. What IS news: the franchise wakes up, too. Die-hard...
  • Lindsay Lohan's father wants to read ex-wife's memoir? 01-12-2013 04:48 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Lindsay Lohan's father Michael is reportedly demanding to read the upcoming memoir of his ex-wife Dina. Michael, 53, who got divorced from Dina in 2007, is demanding to see every line that has been written about him in her memoir, 'Dina Lohan: My Journey', reported TMZ. The...
  • e Lounge Unwind: Krrish3 was first offered to me, says Kangana Ranaut 14-10-2013 08:29 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, actress Kangana Ranaut said that she was the first to be offered the role in Krrish 3. The actress also talked about her journey in Bollywood. ...
  • 3 Australians on 3,500 km tour for Bangalore's underprivileged kids 01-10-2013 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: Three friends from Australia are hoping to bring education to Bangalore's underprivileged children. For that they have embarked on a ride of a lifetime. Matt, Janis and Greg from Australia have embarked on an adventure of a lifetime going 3,500 km across India in an autorickshaw. The two-week...
  • 600 people sign up for Virgin's 'Galatic' flight to space 30-09-2013 12:16 PM

    More than 600 people have signed to Virgin 'Galatic' flight to spend up to a quarter million dollars for just minutes in space. Passengers will get three days of training and health checks, then a few hours in flight with about three minutes weightless in space. ...
  • Failed in my dream of becoming a pilot: Abdul Kalam in new book 18-08-2013 01:06 PM

    For former President A P J Abdul Kalam, becoming a fighter pilot was a "dearest dream" but he failed to realise it by a whisker as he bagged the ninth position when only eight slots were available in the IAF. In his new book "My Journey: Transforming Dreams into Actions",...
  • Bollywood remembers legendary actor Pran 13-07-2013 11:37 PM

    Legendary Bollywood actor Pran passed away at the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. ...
  • Amitabh, Gulzar, Karan Johar pay their last respects to Pran 13-07-2013 11:49 AM

    Mumbai: Legendary Bollywood actor Pran passed away at the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. The 93-year-old veteran actor had recently received the Dadasaheb Phalke award. In a career spanning over six decades, Pran acted in over 400 films and played a vast range of roles, from a hero to a villain...
  • Tata Nano car drives into Guinness World Records 26-06-2013 04:31 AM

    Bangalore: Tata Motors' small car Nano entered the Guinness World Records for driving on a longest journey covering the entire country, the company said on Monday. "The expedition was accomplished in 10 days (March 21-30) covering 10,218 km in a Tata Nano from Kanyakumari in southern Tamil Nadu to circumnavigate...
  • The torrid reign of N Srinivasan as BCCI chief 02-06-2013 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: The drama that started with a spot-fixing saga over two weeks ago turned into a full-fledged soap opera as more and more skeletons fell off the closet each passing day. And the man who was under intense focus during this period was 67-year-old Narayanaswami Srinivasan, who on Sunday...
  • India's first passenger train journey: Google doodle and some facts 16-04-2013 10:57 AM

    New Delhi: With a chugging train trailing a plume of smoke in a backdrop of palm trees and what looks like a palace with domes and minarets, Google on Tuesday posted a doodle to celebrated India's first passenger train journey. On April 16, 1853, the first railway on the Indian...
  • Masand reviews 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' 15-12-2012 11:12 AM

    Dspite its gorgeous sweeping visuals this first installment in Jackson's three-film adaptation can't help feeling long and overblown. ...
  • 'Lord of the Rings' team reunites for its prequel 10-12-2012 09:52 AM

    The new movie - 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' - is the long-awaited first installment in a trilogy from filmmaker Peter Jackson. ...
  • 'The Hobbit' suffers from story bloat 05-12-2012 03:36 PM

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  • Atlantis makes final journey to retirement home 03-11-2012 04:33 PM

    Washington: The last of NASA's retired spacecraft Atlantis slowly covered its historic last journey to its final resting place after the US space agency ended its 30-year shuttle program in 2011. The shuttle made its 15.8 kilometres journey on Friday from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, permanently to a visitor...
  • Write your review: 'Journey 2: The Mysterious Island'

    Masand says 'Journey 2: The Mysterious Island' is basic and predictable. What do you think? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • Director offers chance to visit 'Hobbit' sets 26-12-2011 12:04 PM

    London: Director Peter Jackson is offering fans an opportunity to visit the sets of 'The Hobbit' in New Zealand to raise money for charity. The filmmaker is currently shooting the 'Lord of the Rings' prequel, based on JRR Tolkien's classic novel, with stars including Martin Freeman, Hugo Weaving, Sir Ian...
  • Watch: Trailer of Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 21-12-2011 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' follows title character Bilbo Baggins, who is swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug, producers Warner Brothers said on their website. Approached out of the blue by the...