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  • Mandela family feud over where he should be buried June 29, 2013

    Johannesburg: As Nelson Mandela remained in critical condition in hospital on Friday, a family feud over where the 94-year-old former president should be buried went to the courts, according to South Africa's national broadcaster. Mandela's oldest daughter, Makaziwe, and 15 other family members have pressed a court application to get Mandela's...
  • Fine tuning: Pick of best and quirkiest that money can buy January 29, 2013

    1. Smart Driving Parrot's Minikit Smart is a multifunctional Bluetooth car smart cradle designed to work like a universal car mount: It can be attached on to your car windshield or dashboard and can cradle your smart phone horizontally. It hooks up with the phone over Bluetooth. The cradle makes it...
  • Step Up 3D, We Are Family, The Film Emotional... hits the screens September 3, 2010

    Check out the latest movies releasing this week. We are Family directed by debutant director Siddharth Malhotra and produced by Karan Johar stars Arjun Rampal, Kajol and Kareena. Emotional Atyachar tells the story of four travellers who are out to swindle each other for money. The film stars Kalki and...
  • Book Talk: Bangalore author Usha KR looks beyond IT October 2, 2010

    New Delhi: For many people, the city of Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru, conjures up an image of a metropolis that plays host to the headquarters of some of the world's biggest software companies. But dubbing Bangalore 'the Silicon Valley of India' has started to irritate local residents and even...
  • Bipasha dubs in Urdu to play Kashmiri girl May 27, 2010

    Mumbai: Bipasha Basu is dubbing for her next film Lamhaa and is trying her level best to drop her anglicised accent and diction to sound like a Kashmiri Muslim girl that she plays in the movie. This, of course, is easier said than done. Even when Bipasha had done Bengali film...
  • RGV to give crime a facelift in his next May 17, 2010

    Mumbai: Known for his movies on underworld like Satya, Company and D, director Ram Gopal Varma says he will redfine crime thrillers with his trilingual film The Business Man that will have Tamil superstar Surya in the lead role. "The idea is to make The Business Man into a trilingual that...
  • No differences with Sudhir Mishra: Chitrangda May 13, 2010

    Agra: Chitrangda Singh has refuted rumours that she had differences with director Sudhir Mishra while shooting for Sali Zindagi saying it was just a 'difference of opinion'. "There was nothing of that sort. It was just a difference of opinion about how we actually had to shoot a certain song in...
  • Sajid wants to cast SRK-Akki together April 28, 2010

    Bollywood presenter-turned-director Sajid Khan doesn't deny his dream project is to get Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar together in the lead for a film but only when he has the right script. "The day I have a script that can carry both Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan (in the...
  • Robert Downey Jr to play Wizard of Oz? April 22, 2010

    Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr is reportedly set to play the lead in a prequel to Wizard of Oz. The original 1939 movie, starring Judy Garland, became a cinematic classic, while another film based on L. Frank Baum's books, Return To Oz, was released by Disney in 1985. The movie-makers are preparing...
  • Kareena to do a Marilyn Monroe? April 17, 2010

    There is a buzz that Kareena Kapoor is playing the lead role in director Madhur Bhandarkar's next film inspired by the life of legendary Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe. But the director reveals that the actress is yet to give her consent. "We know each other for years. We both admire each...
  • Tech Toyz: What women want this Women's Day March 6, 2010

    In this week's edition of Tech Toyz, we celebrate Women's Day with the entire show dedicated to them. We show you the best gadgets that one can offer to women; whether she is one's mother, sister, wife or girlfriend. In addition to that, also find out some of the latest...
  • This budget, Tech Toyz tells you what to do with money February 20, 2010

    In Tech Toyz this week, find out what you can do with your money one week after the Valentine's Day and one week before the Union budget 2010. Find out what's common to Karan Johar and Eastman Kodak. Besides that, take a look at Google's Buzz and find out how...
  • Safety, security at Haj pilgrimage December 28, 2006

    Mecca (S Arabia): The holy pilgrimage of Haj starts on Thursday. About 30 lakh Muslims are reaching Saudi Arabia. So, safety and security are obviously top concerns. CNN-IBN looks at how the Saudi authorities are handling those concerns this year. ...