Lie

  • Scientists developing an online lie detector for Twitter, Facebook 21-02-2014 01:12 PM

    London: Want to know which tweet is real or fake? Scientists are developing an online lie detector that can tell fact from fiction in just 140 characters or less. Called 'Pheme', it will scan tweets from news outlets, individuals, and automated 'bots' to see if their posts are as truthful...
  • Oscars 2014: List of 15 finalists for the Best Documentary award 04-12-2013 12:45 PM

    New York: The Academy Awards has winnowed the best documentary field down to 15 finalists that include the Indonesian death squad examination 'The Act of Killing' and the backup singer tribute '20 Feet From Stardom.' Also making the shortlist are: 'The Armstrong Lie,' 'Stories We Tell,' 'Tim's Vermeer,' 'Blackfish,' 'The...
  • Sexual assault case: Former minister Babulal Nagar wants to undergo lie-detector test 26-10-2013 05:14 PM

    Arrested on rape charges, former Rajasthan minister Babulal Nagar wants to undergo lie-detector test and has claimed to have had consensual relations with the alleged victim for over three years before a court which on Saturday remanded him in CBI custody for three days. Nagar, who was arrested on Friday...
  • Court denies lie detector test to Delhi gangrape accused 21-05-2013 03:50 AM

    New Delhi: A fast track Delhi court hearing the December 16, 2012, gang-rape case on Monday dismissed the pleas of two accused seeking permission to undergo lie detector tests and also to subject the victim's male friend to a similar test. Additional Sessions Judge Yogesh Khanna dismissed the applications of...
  • Congress refrains from commenting on Tytler issue 13-04-2013 03:28 AM

    New Delhi: Congress on Friday refrained from commenting on the controversy surrounding party leader Jagdish Tytler against whom a court has ordered reopening of a case of alleged involvement in 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Praising the CBI party spokesperson Rashid Alvi said that it "investigates any issue with honesty". "Investigation is...
  • Big fat Bollywood lies in 2011 31-12-2011 09:17 AM

    Here is a look at the biggest lies by the Bollywood bandwagon - from Deepika Padukone to Ranbir Kapoor. ...
  • Helen Mirren haunted by bikini picture 23-09-2011 12:33 PM

    London: Veteran actress Dame Helen Mirren admits the photograph of her in a red bikini while holidaying in Italy will always haunt her since it is a lie. The 66-year-old actress was photographed wearing a red bikini while holidaying in Puglia, Italy, with her husband Taylor Hackford in 2008, reports...
  • Hugh Hefner accuses ex of lying about sex life 28-07-2011 11:36 AM

    Los Angeles: Playboy founder Hugh Hefner says his former fiance is lying about their sex life, or lack of it. Crystal Harris, 25, who ditched Hefner, 85, five days before their June wedding, told radio show host Howard Stern this week that sex with the Playboy magazine mogul "lasted like...
  • How reliable are lie-detectors in whodunnits? 26-06-2008 12:05 PM

    Allrounder Kieron Pollard, Michael Hussey and seamer Morne Morkel are among the nine players who have chosen to play for their respective Indian Premier League teams instead of the their domestic sides in the 2012 Champions League Twenty20. Pollard has opted for Mumbai Indians ahead of Trinidad & Tobago, Hussey...
  • Rajesh Talwar knows where murder weapon is: CBI 05-06-2008 02:13 AM

    Karachi: Former Test bowler Danish Kaneria is unlikely to be allowed to resume his career in Pakistan after being banned for life by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), the Pakistan board (PCB) said on Saturday. Kaneria was banned for life from any involvement in cricket under the jurisdiction...
  • Noida twin murders: Rajesh Talwar undergoes lie-detector test 04-06-2008 09:00 PM

    Five domestic Indian cricketers – TP Sudhindra, Shalabh Srivastava, Mohnish Mishra, Amit Yadav and Abhinav Bali – have been banned by the BCCI after being found guilty on charges of corruption in a report submitted by Ravi Sawani. Here's a look at these players, four of whom featured in the...
  • Ent Wrap: 'Superman' moves from action to romance 25-04-2008 02:49 AM

    Mumbai: Arjun Tendulkar on Friday emulated his father Sachin Tendulkar as he scored a match-winning knock of unbeaten 65 runs off just 39 deliveries to help his team win by eight wickets in Cadence Trophy. In his amazing cameo the child prodigy hit two monstrous sixes and struck twelve classy...
  • Gujarat's 'Godmother' is in the dock 12-06-2007 03:22 PM

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  • Shakira will show Mumbai the moves 24-03-2007 10:35 PM

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  • Delhi's got a date with Shakira 21-03-2007 07:58 AM

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  • Moninder's brain-mapping over 07-01-2007 09:04 PM

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