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  • New Zealand prime minister wins 3rd term in office 3 hours 7 minutes ago

    Wellington: Prime Minister John Key won an emphatic victory on Saturday in New Zealand's general election to return for a third term in office, a result that will be seen as an endorsement of the way his National Party has handled the economy. "This is a great night. This is a...
  • Idol Chat: Farah Khan talks about her upcoming film 'Happy new year' 7 hours 11 minutes ago

    CNN-IBN Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to Farah Khan about her upcoming film 'Happy new year'. The big star cast and high budget make it a much talked about film. ...
  • Polling stations open in New Zealand general election 14 hours 32 minutes ago

    Wellington: New Zealanders were voting on Saturday in a general election to determine who will lead the country for the next three years and under strict laws allowing limited election coverage on polling day. On the eve of the vote, both the centre-right National Party of Prime Minister John Key...
  • Indian diplomat's daughter wins $225,000 settlement from New York City 14 hours 58 minutes ago

    New York: An Indian diplomat's daughter who was suspended, arrested and forced to spend a day in jail during her senior year in February 2011 on cyber-bullying charges, has won a $225,000 settlement from New York City. The settlement agreement, approved by Manhattan federal judge John Koetl, also praised Krittika Biswas,...
  • Tens of thousands expected at New York climate march 15 hours 35 minutes ago

    New York: Celebrities, activists and political leaders are expected to join more than 100,000 people in New York on Sunday for what could be the largest climate change protest in history, organizers said. Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio, former US vice president turned advocate Al Gore, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon...
  • Alibaba jumps more than 40 pc in trading debut on NYSE 23 hours 53 minutes ago

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares surged by more than 40 percent in their first day of trading on Friday as investors jumped in to buy what looks likely to be the largest IPO in history. More than two hours after trading began at the New York Stock Exchange, the stock opened...
  • Brendon McCullum has match-fixing evidence 2 days ago

    Wellington: Brendon McCullum's lawyer says the New Zealand cricket captain is determined to give evidence about alleged match-fixing approaches from a former team-mate, believed to be Chris Cairns. McCullum is currently caught in a legal battle, with a High Court injunction put out to stop a newspaper in New Zealand from...
  • 'Police came in and asked 'who is he with?' and everyone screamed 'all of us!'': 'Humans of New York' creator meets humans of India, captures diverse stories on camera 2 days ago

    'Humans of New York' is more than just a Facebook page. With over 9 million people following the page on Facebook, 'Humans of New York' started as a blog about the regular citizens from the city of New York. The stories were so relatable that people from across the world...
  • ISIS releases new video showing explosion and acts of terror 2 days ago

    ISIS releases a new video showing explosions and acts acts of terror. The video ends with a message that the fighting has just begun. The video also appears to be ISIS' response to US President Barack Obama's threat. ...
  • Big stars lining up for PM Narendra Modi reception in New York 3 days ago

    Washington: Young Indian-American pop star sensation Anjali Ranadive, popular playback singer Kavita Subramaniam along with renowned violinist L Subramaniam would perform at a public reception being hosted by Indian-American community for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New York. Ranadive, the daughter of the Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive, would sing the...
  • Former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe suffers cancer relapse 3 days ago

    Former New Zealand cricket captain Martin Crowe has suffered a relapse of his cancer. The 51-year-old first said he was suffering from a form of lymphoma in 2012 but after chemotherapy he said in June 2013 the tumours had been eroded and he was clear of the disease. Crowe was, however, told...
  • 69th session of UN General Assembly begins 3 days ago

    United Nations: The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) started its 69th session at the UN Headquarters in New York on Tuesday. Sam Kahamba Kutesa, Uganda's foreign minister who was elected President of the 69th UNGA session June 11, said in his opening remarks that the coming year will be a momentous...
  • J&K floods: Air India sends 21 lifeboats from New York to Srinagar free of cost 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Air India has transported 21 lifeboats from New York to Srinagar free of cost to aid the ongoing rescue and relief operations in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir. The 21 inflatable boats in a 100 kg consignment were given by "a good samaritan" and flown in the direct New York-Delhi...
  • e Lounge: Shah Rukh Khan backs Dipika over cleavage row 4 days ago

    Shah Rukh Khan with his 'Happy New Year' team talks about the upcoming film an respective roles of the stars in the movie. ...
  • Indian masterpieces up for sale in New York 4 days ago

    New York: Paintings by one of India's most important modern artists go under the hammer in New York on Wednesday, highlights in a booming market for Asian art featured this week. Three oils on canvas by pioneering Indian abstract artist Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde, who in 1964 based himself in New...
  • Farah Khan to perform live on stage with the cast of 'Happy New Year' after 25 years 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Farah Khan is all set to shake a leg on the stage as part of a promotional tour for her forthcoming directorial venture 'Happy New Year' and says that this will be her first live performance in 25 years. "It's going to be a huge concert. I'm going to...
  • Don't have guts to do what Deepika did but all of us stand by her: Shah Rukh Khan 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan lauds Deepika Padukone, who took to social-networking site Twitter to condemn a photo of herself captioned 'OMG: Deepika Padukone's cleavage show', saying she is very gutsy to take such a stand. Deepika attended the music launch of 'Happy New Year'Monday and when she was asked about the...
  • Watch: Deepika Padukone looks gorgeous as she performs flawless dance moves in 'Lovely' 4 days ago

    At the music launch of 'Happy New Year', Farah Khan launched a new teaser song from the movie featuring Deepika Padukone. The teaser begins with the crowd cheering 'Mohini, Mohini' a la Madhuri Dixit's 'Ek, Do, Teen'. The actress looks scintillating as she performs flawless dance moves in the teaser and...
  • NSA collects mass data on New Zealanders, says Edward Snowden 5 days ago

    Wellington: Former National Security Agency systems analyst turned leaker Edward Snowden says the NSA is collecting mass surveillance data on New Zealanders through its XKeyscore program and has set up a facility in the South Pacific nation to tap into vast amounts of data. Snowden talked via video link from Russia...
  • Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan perform at the music launch of 'Happy New Year' 5 days ago

    King Khan knows how to do things in style. The music launch of his much awaited Diwali release, 'Happy New Year' was a grand event in Mumbai which was telecast live on Youtube and Twitter. Shah Rukh Khan ensured that fans across the world could watch it live...
  • Miss New York Kira Kazantsev chosen as Miss America 2015 5 days ago

    Atlantic City: Miss New York Kira Kazantsev won the Miss America pageant Sunday night, with the help of a red plastic cup. For her talent performance, Kazantsev sang Pharrell Williams' "Happy" while sitting cross-legged on the stage and banging a red plastic cup on the floor. That immediately touched off...
  • Sharjah tourism to conduct road shows in 5 Indian cities 6 days ago

    Dubai: Seeking to attract Indian tourists to some of its exotic locations, Sharjah will organise tourism road shows across five cities, including New Delhi and Mumbai, from Monday. Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority will conduct road shows in Mumbai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai and Bangalore as part of its efforts...
  • 'Happy New Year' is a quintessential Bollywood film, hope it brings cheer to people during Diwali: Shah Rukh Khan 6 days ago

    Mumbai: In his over two-decade career, Shah Rukh Khan has maintained his on-screen charisma, his craze and an average of two and a half films per year and he wants to keep it that way. The Bollywood Badshah says he has no intention of doing multiple projects at a time...
  • Settled in Paris, Scarlett Johansson flew back to NYC to give birth to daughter 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: Hollywood siren Scarlett Johansson flew back to New York City to give birth to her daughter Rose Dorothy. The 29-year-old actress, who moved to Paris last year to live with her French fiance, Romain Dauriac, 32, decided to return to her hometown in the US in the final stages...
  • New Motor Bill: Steep penalties, 7-year jail for child death 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Seeking to come down heavily on traffic offenders, government on Saturday proposed steep penalties of up to Rs 3 lakh along with a minimum 7-year imprisonment for death of a child in certain circumstances, besides huge fines for driving violations. The new Road Safety and Transport Bill 2014 also...
  • Andhra Pradesh panel on new capital to tour Asian nations to study models 1 week ago

    Hyderabad: After completing tours in the country, members of a special committee set up by the Andhra Pradesh Government to study various models for building the new capital of the State, will visit Singapore, Malaysia and China as part of their assignment. The panel, headed by Municipal Administration and Urban Development...
  • Sheikh Hasina, Narendra Modi likely to meet on UNGA sidelines: Bangladesh official 1 week ago

    Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to hold first meeting with her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on September 27 on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, a foreign ministry official said on Saturday. "The two prime ministers are likely to hold their...
  • France bristles as Netflix advances in Europe 1 week ago

    Paris: Netflix is tapping into six new markets on Monday hoping to gain a big subscriber base around Europe, but is facing a frosty welcome in France. Well-established French competitors are trying to head off a Netflix wave, the government wants oversight and the cinema industry wants Netflix to invest...