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  • Delhi: No question of MLAs supporting BJP, AAP, says Congress July 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst reports that some Congress MLAs are willing to support BJP if it comes forward to form the government in Delhi, the party on Saturday presented all its eight legislators before the media in a bid to put up a united front. "All our eight MLAs are united. Congress...
  • Man kills girlfriend over suspected love affair with another man July 17, 2014

    A woman was strangled to death allegedly by her boyfriend who suspected her to be involved in an illicit relationship with another man in the district, police said on Thursday. Prakash Rundala (25) allegedly murdered Ramanjot Kaur on July 10 at her flat in Jaipur, because a man had stayed with the...
  • 'Bollywood: The Greatest Love Story Ever Told' tells international movie buffs a lot about India, says film critic Klaus Eder July 17, 2014

    Klaus Eder, general secretary of International Federation of Film Critics, who was also part of the jury of Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) 2014, isn't new to Bollywood. As he speaks to Divya Pal of IBNLive.com in Leh, he gives a lowdown on his favourite filmmakers and why his experience...
  • Paris-based filmmaker Vijay Singh to make a film on Indian soldiers' love stories from World War I July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Heart-warming stories, including romantic ones, about Indian soldiers who fought in the First World War as part of the British Army, culled from archives and personal testimonies, feature in a new documentary. The upcoming feature-length film 'Mademoiselle France Pleure' (Miss France is in tears) attempts to piece together the...
  • Badaun murder: One month on, family awaits justice July 4, 2014

    Badaun: It has been almost a month since two minor girls were found hanging from a tree in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh and there is still no clarity on who killed the two teenagers and under what circumstances. The postmortem report was supposed to be the basis of scientific investigation...
  • Twitter is driving couples towards infidelity and break-ups, says new study July 4, 2014

    Have you noticed a drastic change in the behaviour of your hubby towards you since the day he joined Twitter? It is time to take cognizance of how much time he is spending on the micro-blogging site. According to new research, active users of social networking who are in a romantic...
  • Newly-wed couple killed in public over love marriage in Pakistan June 29, 2014

    Lahore: A newly-wed couple was brutally killed in full public view by the family members of the girl for marrying a 'man of her choice' in Pakistan's Punjab province. According to an FIR, Muafia Bibi (23) of Satrah village of Daska tehsil, some 100km from Lahore, married Sajjad Ahmed (27)...
  • 'Lookin' for a love' singer Bobby Womack dies at age 70 June 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: U.S. soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died, his publicist said on Friday. He was 70. The cause of his death was not yet known, according to his publicist, Sonya Kolowrat at XL Recordings. Womack, who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009, started...
  • Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's film 'Bollywood: The Greatest Love Story Ever Told' gets huge applause at LIFF June 28, 2014

    Ladakh: The third edition of Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) kicked off on June 27. The ongoing film festival not only offers an interesting mix of international and Indian films, but also saw the participation of several Bollywood stars on Day 1. Besides Govind Nihalani, who heads the jury of the...
  • Congress launches 10-day agitation against power, water crises June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday launched its 10-day long agitation against the power and water crises in the national Capital, during which they burnt the effigies of Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal and former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Party workers, led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely and chief spokesperson...
  • NYC mayor sings 'I Love LA' on Kimmel's show June 17, 2014

    New York: The mayor of New York City sang "I Love L.A." on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Monday night to settle a Stanley Cup wager with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. Mayor Bill de Blasio appeared via satellite from the ABC studios in Times Square as Garcetti joined the late-night host...
  • Honour killing: Man kills daughter for having love affair, arrested June 17, 2014

    A man has been arrested in Muzaffarnagar for allegedly strangling his daughter to death in a suspected honour killing case, police said. According to DSP Sanjiv Vajpayee, one Rajkumar was arrested from the Anandpuri locality here for killing his 18-year-old daughter. Police said that the girl had not committed suicide, as was...
  • Jimmy Scott, angel-voiced jazz singer, dies at 88 June 15, 2014

    Jimmy Scott, a jazz singer whose soulful, androgynous voice won him the admiration of the likes of Ray Charles and Lou Reed before he found a wider audience later in life, has died at age 88, his wife said on Saturday. Scott died in his sleep at home in Las Vegas...
  • Lovely, other Congress leaders detained during protest against Delhi power crisis June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress workers tried to break the barricade at the Nangloi railway station during a protest in Delhi on Saturday. The police used water cannons to disperse the protesters. Congress leader Arvinder Singh Lovely was also detained during the protest against Delhi's power crisis. DPCC chief spokesperson Mukesh Sharma, senior...
  • Mahesh Bhatt unveils Rahat Fateh Ali Khan's new album 'Back 2 Love' June 10, 2014

    Dubai: Pakistani singer Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan's new album "Back 2 Love" was unveiled by Indian filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt here. The album, launched Monday, features 10 tracks including collaborations with Indian musicians including composer duo Salim-Sulaiman, and also a duet with singer Shreya Ghoshal, said a statement. Bhatt and Khan had...
  • Newcomer Sahil Mehta idolises Shah Rukh Khan June 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Sahil Mehta is switching from films to television and says he looks up to superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who made a successful transition from the small to the big screen. The 26-year-old made his acting debut with filmmaker Subhash Ghai's film production 'Love Express' in 2011. The film didn't...
  • BJP, AAP against interest of Balmiki Samaj: Congress June 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Accusing BJP and Aam Aadmi Party of ignoring the Balmiki Samaj, the Delhi unit of Congress on Thursday slammed both the parties and said they were against the interest of the community. "Whenever BJP came to power, it not only ignored the interest of safai karamcharis, but was also...
  • Will complain to L-G about Delhi's power woes: Congress May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Friday said that a party delegation will meet Delhi's Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung to complain about the inadequate power supply in the city. "People of Delhi are suffering, as in many areas the power cut ranges between five to six hours....
  • Filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee prescribes small budget films for easy recovery May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Director-producer Dibakar Banerjee, known for films like "Khosla Ka Ghosla" and "Love Sex Aur Dhokha", says one thing that he wants to change in showbiz is film budgeting. For easy recovery, small budget movies should be prescribed, he says. "Our films budgeting at times become so high that it gets...
  • 'Love among the bookshelves' is about Ruskin Bond's tryst with books May 12, 2014

    How can someone not love something that Ruskin Bond has written? I loved this book. Absolutely loved it. Though, this was a genre that I had never tried before - a book about books and reading. 'Love among the bookshelves' is part memoir and part anthology by our very own...
  • Newly-married woman shot at by jilted lover, critical May 12, 2014

    A spurned lover allegedly shot at a newly-married woman when she had come to her parent's place in the district, police said on Monday. The accused, identified as Ravi Tiwari (25), a resident of Kumurpur village in Morena, was in love with the victim who didn't reciprocate his feelings, they said....
  • Snapshot: Priyanka Chopra meets Britney Spears in Las Vegas May 5, 2014

    They are impressive, successful and most importantly they have great taste in music. So when popular singers Priyanka Chopra and Britney Spears met in Las Vegas recently, it had to be a picture perfect moment. Priyanka Chopra, who has been making headlines for her third single, 'I Can't Make You...
  • Delhi: Man stabs girl 30 times after marriage proposal rejected May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: A 39-year-old man killed his female friend by stabbing her 30 times when she turned down his marriage proposal, police said. The accused has been arrested. The body of 23-year-old Baljeet Kaur was found seven days after her murder at the rented house of the accused in Okhla...
  • New Michael Jackson song to debut at iHeartRadio awards May 2, 2014

    Reuters: The first single from late singer Michael Jackson's posthumous album will premiere at the iHeartRadio Awards on Thursday, ahead of the record release later this month. "Love Never Felt So Good," originally written and recorded by Jackson in 1983, is the debut single for "Xscape," released on May 13 by...
  • Guru by day, rockstar by night? Religious cult Dera Sacha Sauda's colourful chief headbangs on stage to new song 'You Are My Love Charger' May 1, 2014

    The head of Dera Sacha Sauda, a religious cult based out of Haryana, stunned many online with his new video - a hit album with the cheesy name 'Love Charger.' Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, also known as Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singhji Insan among his followers, headbangs on stage as...
  • Kurt Cobain's wallet note mocks marriage vow to Courtney Love May 1, 2014

    Reuters: A note police found in Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain's wallet after his 1994 suicide derided rocker-wife Courtney Love and offered a possible view into the singer's turbulent personal life. The handwritten note, which was released on Wednesday by the Seattle Police Department, was part of evidence collected in the investigation...
  • 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...
  • 'India in Love' is about dichotomy nature of love in the country April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The time was just right for a book like this one, about love, sexuality and marriage in 21st century India. This is in the wake of Section 377 and other pre-conceived notions our country and society has about love, gender, sexuality and marriage. Ira Trivedi takes a close...
  • Alia Bhatt-Arjun Kapoor's '2 States' collects Rs 38.06 crore in opening weekend April 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Abhishek Varman's debut directorial '2 States' managed to collect Rs.38.06 crore in its opening weekend. The audience is loving it for its slice-of-life portrayal of two lovers from different states of the country. While it made Rs.12.42 crore on its opening day April 18, '2 States' managed a business of...