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  • Arizona woman loses wedding ring that she mistakenly gave away with Halloween candy November 3, 2014

    Mesa, Ariz.: An Arizona woman is searching for her wedding ring after she says she accidentally gave it away with Halloween candy. KNXV-TV reports that Mesa resident Brooklin Yazzie says she mistakenly handed out the ring Friday during a mix-up. Yazzie says she placed her wedding ring in a candy jar while...
  • 10 reasons why we want to be like Ian McKellen when we grow up October 26, 2014

    He's the ruthless Magneto, he's the wise Gandalf. He's Sherlock Holmes too. He's cool, he's suave, has a wicked sense of humour AND is best friends with Patrick Stewart....
  • Watch: Unapologetic man torments his totally uninterested girlfriend with 'Lord of the Rings' quotes in this amusing video October 13, 2014

    You don't have to be a 'Lord of the Rings' fan to enjoy this video. This couple is just one of those odd ones you cannot believe are still together. From the kitchen to a holiday - a man annoys his girlfriend with Lord of the Rings quotes everywhere she...
  • Diamond ring worth half-a-million dollars stolen in Australia September 28, 2014

    Melbourne: A rare diamond ring worth half-a-million dollars was stolen from an auction site in broad daylight in Australia. The pink argyle and white diamond ring, valued at 577,000 Australian dollars, was taken from a display counter at Theodore Bruce Auctions in New South Wales. It is estimated that around 100 people...
  • Vikram's beastly look in 'I' crafted by the same Academy Awardwinning studio who designed visual effects for 'Avatar', 'Lord of the Rings' September 17, 2014

    Chennai: A New Zealand based studio known for its stunning visual effects in Hollywood movies has done the make up for the hero in ace director Shankar's upcoming mega budget Tamil film "I." The hero, Vikram, also plays the role of an eyesorish man and makeup for the character was done...
  • 'Lord of the Rings' fans please take note: Someone just explained why legends have been unfair to Boromir and its awesome September 2, 2014

    Even among the hardcore Lord of The Rings fans, there won't be too many supporting Boromir, the High Warden of the White Tower, and a man born in nobility. His momentary weakness leading to his attempt to wrest the ring away from Frodo and the breaking up of the Fellowship...
  • Christie's sells Tipu Sultan's ring for Rs 1.5 crore amid criticism May 23, 2014

    London: A ring belonging to Mysore's legendary ruler Tipu Sultan's has been sold at an auction for Rs. 1.5 crore on Friday in London. Auction house Christie's said the 41.2 gram ring was sold to an undisclosed bidder for almost 10 times its price. Tipu Sultan had died at the hands...
  • Photos: World's first alldiamond ring is 150 carat, $70 million and literally carved from a single diamond with no metal support May 6, 2014

    There is one ring to rule them all, and this is that ring.Genevabased Swiss jewellers Shawish has designed a 150carat diamond ring that is literally the master of all diamond rings. The $70 millionring at Baselworld has been chiselled from one, single faceted diamond, with no metal support at all....
  • Snapshot: Engaged Johnny Depp shows off 'chick's ring' April 1, 2014

    Beijing: Johnny Depp showed off a diamond engagement ring that he called a "chick's ring" on Monday - indirectly confirming rumors of his engagement to actress Amber Heard. Asked whether he was engaged, the "Pirates of the Caribbean" star told The Associated Press: "The fact that I'm wearing a chick's...
  • Russia pokes fun at itself by deliberately doing a repeat of the Olympic ring fail in closing ceremony February 24, 2014

    Russia proved to the world it had a sense of humour by deliberately doing a repeat of the Olympic ring fail in the closing ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics this year. In the closing ceremony, dancers mimicked the expanding rings of the Olympic logo. However, similar to what the...
  • A ringshaped wearable device that turns your palm into touch interface February 3, 2014

    Washington: A new gesturebased wearable transmitter that turns your palm into a touch interface has been developed by an Indian ITstart up. The ringshaped transmitter called Fin is worn on the thumb and uses Bluetooth to communicate with different devices. The portable device enables users to control up to three...
  • Miley Cyrus unable to find her engagement ring February 2, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop star Miley Cyrus says she has no idea about the whereabouts of her engagement ring, which her exfiance Liam Hemsworth gave her. The couple broke off their engagement in September 2013. According to dailymail.co.uk, the 21yearold, who features as the SpringSummer cover girl of Love magazine, was questioned about...
  • Saturn's rings are 4.4 billion years old January 3, 2014

    Researchers using data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft have found that Saturn's rings formed around 4.4 billion years ago, shortly after the planet itself took shape. The origin of Saturn's ring system remains hotly debated, with some researchers arguing that it's a relatively young structure and others holding that it coalesced long...
  • What makes 'The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug' a smart film December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Sleeping dragons, as we know from our childhood literature, eventually awaken. If they didn't, there wouldn't be a story. So it's hardly news that in the second installment of Peter Jackson's 'Hobbit' trilogy, the dragon rouses from his slumber. What IS news: the franchise wakes up, too. Diehard fans might...
  • Keerthy replaces Mia in Malayalam film 'Ring Master' December 7, 2013

    After making her debut along with Mohanlal in 'Geethanjali', Keerthy Suresh has bagged another project. She will be seen opposite Dileep in Malayalam film 'Ring Master'. Earlier, Mia was signed for the role but later Keerthy stepped into her shoes. Directed by Rafi, Keerthy will be seen in the seen...
  • Indonesia orders mass evacuation as alert raised on Sumatra volcano November 24, 2013

    Indonesia ordered the evacuation of 15,000 residents near an active volcano in the west of the vast archipelago on Sunday as authorities raised the alert for the emergency to the highest level. Mount Sinabung on the island of Sumatra has become increasingly active in recent months, spewing columns of ash several...
  • Ring Road Shubha: Kannada film industry's first all women crew film November 13, 2013

    Bangalore: A film conceived, written, directed, edited and produced all by women. In all likelihood, we have all watched womencentric films and those with a dominant female cast. And then there is the allwomen crew. In a first for Sandalwood, an allwomen crew is set to roll out their...
  • Did Siddharth present a ring to Samantha? October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Samantha has a reason to rejoice. Having participated in multiple popular projects, Samantha has emerged as one of the bankable stars. Samantha, who was recently spotted at a success event of her Telugu movie 'Attarntiki Daredi', looked flattering in a polka dot outfit. While the actress was busy...
  • Karnataka pharmacist makes a ring for women that can sting attackers September 16, 2013

    Beware of assaulting women, as a Karnataka pharmacist has devised a protective ring to sting an attacker like a honey bee. "The gruesome (Dec 16) gang-rape in New Delhi last year prompted me to devise a safety ring that can be worn by women on their right index finger to defend...
  • Kris Humphries auctioning off Kim Kardashian's engagement ring September 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: Kim Kardashian's ex-husband Kris Humphries is auctioning off reality TV star's 20-carat diamond engagement ring. The NBA player has reportedly listed the ring for an October 15 sale at Christie's auction house in New York City. Humphries is not named explicitly as the seller, but according to reports, the...
  • Assam govt to start new technology to stop power theft August 19, 2013

    Facing Rs 900crore annual revenue loss by Assam Power Distribution Company, the state government on Monday said it will implement Ring Fence System, a technology to prevent stealing of power at a total expenditure of Rs 875 crore. The Ring Fence System will be set up in 72 towns along with...
  • Man burns to death as car catches fire after overturning June 24, 2013

    Hyderabad: A man was burnt to death and two others were injured when the BMW car in which they were travelling overturned before catching fire near Outer Ring Road Hyderabad on Sunday, police said. The illfated vehicle rammed into a railing and turned turtle around 1 pm near the tollgate at...
  • Kashmere Gate, ISBT flooded; Yamuna still flows above danger mark June 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Many areas in north Delhi's Kashmere Gate and neighbouring ISBT have been flooded as the Yamuna continued to be in spate. A nearby monastery and the Monastery Market remained inundated as water level continued to rise forcing closure of the market. "There are about 300 markets, mostly readymade clothes...
  • Delhi: Massive waterlogging continues on roads even as Yamuna level recedes marginally June 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna continues to recede in New Delhi and is at the 207.26 meters mark. The water level which touched the 207.30 meters mark has gone down marginally to 207.26 meters on Thursday morning and the trend is likely to continue. The water level in...
  • Delhi: Yamuna water level rises, water spills over to roads June 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The water level in the Yamuna continues to rise in New Delhi and has touched 207.25 metres mark, which is the highest since 2010. The water has spilled over to the Outer Ring Road and is expected to affect the traffic movement. The water level in the river...
  • Terror bid foiled, 15,000 kg explosives found in Pakistan June 9, 2013

    Islamabad: An imminent terrorist attack was averted on Saturday in Pakistan's northwest city of Peshawar, when police recovered 15,000 kg of explosive material from a warehouse, a media report said. Police found the explosive material and two pickups vans during an operation on Peshawar's Ring Road, Dawn News reported. Two suspects...
  • I considered not being an actress after 'Harry Potter': Emma Watson June 8, 2013

    London: Actress Emma Watson of 'Harry Potter' fame says she had contemplated quitting acting after the successful movie series came to an end. She admits that it took her a while to leave the experience behind her. "I basically took two years out and stepped as far away from it as...
  • TamilCanadian film to screen at Shanghai film festival May 29, 2013

    Chennai: Canadian filmmaker Lenin M Sivam's TamilCanadian venture 'A Gun & A Ring' is set to make its world debut at the 16th Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) in June. Nominated for the prestigious Golden Goblet Award, the highest prize awarded at the festival, the film uses brilliantly interwoven montage of...
  • Li's visit: Chinese embassy, hotel turn into fortresses May 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The Chinese embassy was on Sunday turned into a fortress as Premier Li Keqiang arrived on a state visit while a tight security ring was thrown around the Taj Palace Hotel where he is staying. Delhi Police have deployed more personnel and shut down certain roads, including those...