Mother

  • 'How I Met Your Mother' to reveal alternate ending on DVD set 06-04-2014 01:16 PM

    Los Angeles: 'How I Met Your Mother' series co-creator and executive producer Carter Bays has revealed in a series of Twitter posts that they have an alternate ending for the sitcom. Fans were very disappointed with how the CBS show concluded and now Bays said the alternate ending is very...
  • Sexual assault case: Tejpal permitted to meet ailing mother on Thursday 02-04-2014 02:57 PM

    A local court on Wednesday allowed Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of raping his woman colleague, to meet his ailing mother on Thursday. Fast track court judge Vijaya Pol, while allowing the application filed by Tejpal, put several conditions which he will have to abide to meet his mother...
  • How I Met Your Mother: The series is over and how! 01-04-2014 09:29 PM

    We have all been following the story of Ted, Marshall, Barney, Lily and Robin for almost nine years now. Through a lot of heartbreaks and hook-ups we have grown fond of the the characters. And tonight, the story, which is being told by Ted to his children in a series...
  • US Rapper and reality TV star Benzino shot, injured during his mother's funeral 31-03-2014 11:00 AM

    Boston: Reality television star and rapper Benzino was shot and wounded, allegedly by his nephew, during the funeral procession for his mother outside Boston, authorities said on Sunday. Benzino, star of the VH1 show "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," was driving in the procession on Route 3 on Saturday when...
  • Abandoned at a Burger King 27 years ago, woman finally traces her birth mother after popular Facebook campaign 27-03-2014 12:23 PM

    A woman abandoned as a newborn 27 years ago in an Allentown, Pennsylvania, fast-food restaurant bathroom has been reunited with her birth mother after a social media blitz, local media reported on Wednesday. Katheryn Deprill, left in the Burger King bathroom only hours after she was born, met her birth...
  • Woman's brutally real photo of breastfeeding twins, showing a wrinkled and bulging abdomen, has touched a nerve with moms 27-03-2014 11:01 AM

    "I dont think anybody wanted to see this. Art isn't always about what's aesthetically pleasing. Sometimes you need to show people reality. This is real shit. This is what life is after partying and being a wild thin teen and reading bullshit books about werewolves. It isn't clear skin and...
  • Kajol: I am a very hands-on mother, my daughter keeps telling me I am too hard on her 20-03-2014 11:09 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Kajol, who is supporting a campaign aiming to eradicate diarrhoea by promoting hand-washing habits among children, says she is a strict mother and ensures that her kids lead a disciplined life. "I think I am very hands-on mother. I am very strict and my daughter keeps telling me...
  • My daughter starts nursery next month. This is how she told me to let go, breathe and relax 19-03-2014 03:29 PM

    Then I would have scorned at my future self for sitting dreamily and almost romanticizing my past. It was nothing exotic. None of the cliched walking 5 kilometers to school and reading under the street lamp. But I had my share of hardships that now seem like little adventures from...
  • Fan-made trailers that are so good that you won't miss the original 19-03-2014 02:20 PM

    Be it a popular movie franchise, a television show or an animated series. There are times when we are too impatient to wait for a new season. There are also times when we wish there was an alternative ending -- especially if you are a Game of Thrones fan. (Seriously,...
  • Holi looks much better in Bollywood, than it does in real life 16-03-2014 02:17 PM

    New Delhi: Holi, while a great mating ritual for some and a special festive time for others, has been one of the favourite festivals of Bollywood. Beautiful people prancing around in white clothes, the heroine giving "come hither" look to the hero, the hero coming and playfully smearing colour on...
  • Women still want to marry me: Neil Patrick Harris 13-03-2014 06:13 PM

    London: Actor Neil Patrick Harris says many women still want to marry him even though they are well aware that he is gay. The 40-year-old actor, who plays Barney Stinson in hit sitcom 'How I Met Your Mother', raises three-year-old twins, Gideon Scott and Harper Grace, with his long-term partner...
  • What mothers and daughters can teach you 08-03-2014 02:52 PM

    2012 "Mumma meri Kummo se baat karogi?" (Mother, will you talk to Kummo?) asked excitedly my 2 year old daughter drowning whatever my mother was telling me on phone. I asked my mother about this 'Kummo' who had activated such enthusiasm in Nyasa. "Her name is Kamala and she teaches...
  • The curious case of the working mother: What I learnt from my 12-year-old daughter 07-03-2014 03:13 PM

    Twenty years ago, when I graduated from Business School, I believed, like so many other women, that I would have it all. I was lucky. I had choices that women in earlier generations did not have. I could choose my job, my partner and the kind of life I wanted...
  • Delhi Police reaches Sahara press meet venue, Subrata Roy says he's not fleeing 28-02-2014 09:17 AM

    New Delhi: Beleaguered Sahara chief Subrata Roy, who is facing arrest, issued a statement on Friday where he said that he was not absconding arrest and was indeed in Lucknow. He has also requested the Supreme Court to put him under house arrest with his ailing mother in Lucknow. While...
  • Saudi man to get 2400 lashes publicly for breaking mother's tooth 23-02-2014 03:33 PM

    A Saudi Arabian man who punched out his mother's tooth during a fight will have his own tooth broken as punishment, in addition to being imprisoned and publicly lashed. The man, in his 30s, broke his mother's tooth while he beat her when she was travelling with him in a...
  • World Mother Tongue Day: Time for India to implement a multi-lingual policy

    Local Vocal |  Vasant Shetty
    Anecdote 1: It was a state run bank situated in a lower middle class locality of South Bengaluru. Several middle aged women, looking confused, were...

  • Julia Roberts emotionally collapsed after mother's illness? 20-02-2014 05:27 PM

    London: Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts has reportedly suffered an emotional breakdown after her mother was diagnosed with cancer. Doctors found a cancerous tumour on Betty Lou's lung during a routine MRI scan and everyone went frantic with the sad news, reported Daily Mirror. Her mother had the disease in November,...
  • A mom was so offended by store's 'indecent' T-shirts with scantily dressed models, she bought the entire stock 19-02-2014 11:41 AM

    Salt Lake City: A mother upset about "indecent" T-shirts on display at a Utah mall found a quick if not especially convenient way to remove them: She bought every last one. Judy Cox and her 18-year-old son were shopping Saturday at the University Mall in Orem, about 40 miles south...
  • Has the quintessential Bollywood mother changed for the better? 17-02-2014 10:53 AM

    New Delhi: Right from the golden age of Bollywood - (late forties early fifties till the late eighties), the screen mothers were a critical and intrinsic component of most Bollywood movies. Family fare, Romance, Comedy, even in the violence-prone products of Salim-Javed (courtesy the Angry Young Man) the mother-son relationship...
  • Could you not put my photos on Facebook? 11 things your baby would probably say out loud if it could talk 11-02-2014 04:43 PM

    Have you ever wondered what your baby would say if it could talk? Volumes, starting with your social media habits. She would have a thing or two to say about you posting her pictures on Facebook with cute captions that would embarrass her when she grows up. He'd tell on...
  • Gender and Identity in Urmila Pawar's 'Mother Wit' 07-02-2014 07:57 AM

    Urmila Pawar is an acclaimed Maharashtrian writer, and is also considered to be one of the most acclaimed writers representing Dalit culture and gender issues. Her stories resound with her own self definition, which is, a woman, a dalit and a Buddhist. Her most recent work, Mother Wit, is testimony...
  • Mother Dairy raises milk price by Rs 2 31-01-2014 09:05 PM

    New Delhi: Mother Dairy, a major distributor of milk in Delhi and its adjoining areas, announced an increase of Rs 2 a litre in prices of its milk with effect from Saturday. Mother Dairy's full cream milk (poly pack) will now cost Rs 46 a litre against the existing Rs...
  • Mother charged over death of 3-year-old Indian-origin boy 19-01-2014 12:23 PM

    The mother of a three-year-old Indian-origin boy, who went missing last week in Scotland, has been charged in connection with his death. Rosdeep, 33, was detained on Saturday after Mikaeel Kular's body was found by officers in woodland behind her former home in Kirkcaldy, Fife, where she lived before moving...
  • 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...
  • Thane: Son kills mother after she refuses money for liquor 28-12-2013 11:32 AM

    A 50-year-old tribal woman was beaten to death by her son near Thane as she refused to give him money for buying liquor, police said on Saturday. The accused, Shantaram Kakdya Wagh, a resident of Kakdyachiwadi village under Jahwar taluka, is absconding after committing the crime since Friday afternoon, Assistant...
  • Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal taken into custody 30-11-2013 09:33 PM

    Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal has been taken into custody by the Goa police in the sexual assault case involving a woman journalist. Tejpal will now be taken for medical examination following which his interrogation will begin. ...
  • 'My girl will fight till the end', says mother of complainant in Tejpal case 29-11-2013 02:15 PM

    New Delhi: The mother of the complainant in the Tarun Tejpal sexual assault case has said that her daughter will not give in under intense media scrutiny and will fight till the end. She was quoted by the prominent Bengali daily 'Ebela' as saying that Tejpal is resorting to antics...
  • Philippines: Survivors struggle to cope with Typhoon Haiyan's devastation 18-11-2013 08:15 AM

    The international aid operation is gaining momentum after the super-typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines. Meanwhile, some devastated survivors of the storm are trying to find solace in their faith by attending mass in battered churches but it's hard to come to terms with such awful losses. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar dedicates Bharat Ratna to mother 16-11-2013 09:07 PM

    Mumbai: After becoming the first sportsperson to be conferred with the Bharat Ratna, Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday dedicated the country's highest civilian honour to his mother Rajni. In a fitting finale to what has been a glorious career, batting maestro Tendulkar was chosen for the prestigious Bharat Ratna. And according...