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  • Aamir Khan: Planning a special screening of 'PK' for Sanjay Dutt 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Aamir Khan who Thursday unveiled the teaser of his upcoming movie "PK" said he was planning a special screening of the film for fellow actor Sanjay Dutt who is currently in jail. Sanjay Dutt has a prominent role in "PK". Asked if the team was planning to hold a special...
  • HC asks Centre if passengers are being screened for Ebola September 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The Union Government told the Bombay High Court that it had installed thermal scanners at the airports in Mumbai, Delhi and elsewhere to find out Ebolainfected passengers among those arriving from Africa. The court, however, was not satisfied and asked the Centre to file an additional affidavit by September...
  • Samsung Galaxy Note Edge: Samsung's new smartphone's screen curves to the right for quick access to app shortcuts September 3, 2014

    Berlin: Samsung's new smartphones aren't getting bigger, but one will have a side display for quick access to the flashlight, Twitter, news and frequently used apps. The Galaxy Note Edge was announced at a trade show in Berlin on Wednesday, alongside the new Galaxy Note 4 phone, which lacks the side...
  • New counterterrorism units at Australian airports August 27, 2014

    Canberra: New counterterrorism units have been working at Australia's two largest airports since last week and had already intercepted a person of interest, the prime minister said Wednesday. Tony Abbott said the units operating at Sydney and Melbourne Airports would soon be introduced at all Australian international airports to monitor the...
  • SC declares all coal block allocations made from 1993 to 2010 as illegal, stops short of cancellation August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court declared on Monday that all coal block allocations made by the 36th screening committee as illegal and said that coal block allocations from 1993 till 2010 were arbitrary and not transparent. The apex court bench comprising Chief Justice R.M. Lodha, Justice Madan B. Lokur, and...
  • Ebola scare: Health Ministry conducts screening at all airports in India August 22, 2014

    New Delhi: According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), as many as 531 passengers are being tracked at airports across India for Ebola. But no positive cases have been detected so far. The Health Ministry is conducting screenings at all airports. Till August 21, there had been 1350 deaths and 2473...
  • Future gadget screens could automatically correct vision August 22, 2014

    New York: You can soon kiss goodbye to your glasses or contact lenses as future smartphones can adjust the display screen for better visibility for you. Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a "visioncorrecting display" technology that fits on your smartphone's screen or laptop or any other...
  • Megan Fox says she shared the best onscreen kiss with Shia LeBeuf August 6, 2014

    London: Megan Fox admits she had the best onscreen kiss with her 'Transformers' costar Shia LaBeouf. The 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' star, who has locked lips with the likes of Adam Scott and Amanda Seyfried in the past, enjoyed her smooch with the 28yearold actor whilst filming the scifi movie...
  • Apple to produce up to 80 million iPhone 6 units: Report July 22, 2014

    Bangalore: Apple has asked suppliers to manufacture between 70 million and 80 million of its two forthcoming largescreen iPhones by the end of the year, its largest initial production run of iPhones, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Its forecast for the iPhones with 4.7inch (11.9cm)...
  • LG unveils 18inch flexible and transparent OLED panels, promises 60inch rollable TVs July 10, 2014

    Seoul: LG Display announced that it has developed a 18inch flexible OLED panel that is rollable as well as a 18inch transparent OLED panel. The flexible OLED panel has a 1200x810 pixel resolution and the panel can be rolled up to a radius of 3cm without affecting the function of...
  • Shatterproof smartphone screens come closer to reality June 8, 2014

    Washington: Researchers have developed a transparent electrode that paves the way for shatterproof smartphone touchscreens. Scientists from the University of Akron (UA) in the US have demonstrated that a transparent layer of electrodes on a polymer surface could be extraordinarily tough and flexible, withstanding repeated scotch tape peeling and bending tests. This...
  • Huge pack of stray dogs in Hungarian film wows Cannes May 22, 2014

    Reuters: Anyone with a fear of dogs is not going to get over it by seeing the Hungarian movie "Feher Isten" (White God) which has made a stir at the Cannes film festival with a scene that is all the more remarkable because it is filmed with real animals. The film...
  • Cannes autographhunters brave sun, rain, long hours for 'dream' May 22, 2014

    Reuters: Packed behind security barriers, scorched by the sun and pelted by rain, they are the real stars of the Cannes film festival the intrepid autograph hunters. The fans on the front line of the world's largest cinema showcase, perched on stepladders across from the famous red carpet steps, are...
  • Cannes 2014: Things to look forward to at the annual film festival May 14, 2014

    Cannes:: Film fans already are standing outside security cordons with no idea which stars may show up, and security guards are keeping a constant vigil for potential jewel thieves as the 67th Cannes Film Festival prepares to open on Wednesday. With huge yachts bobbing in the Mediterranean and luxury boutiques along...
  • Snapshot: Aamir Khan's daughter Ira watches 'Rio 2' with cousin Imran Khan April 16, 2014

    Aamir Khan's daughter Ira Khan is happy experimenting with her looks. The 16-year- old, who was last seen in a sari, was recently spotted on a movie date with cousin Imran Khan. This time around, Ira ditched her usual casual look. She looked chic in a white top and short...
  • Watch: A screen guard that claims to protect your phone even when attacked with a hammer and saw March 19, 2014

    Here is a screen protector, Holy Grail, which its maker says is made of tempered bulletproof glass. This solid sceen guard is claimed to protect your phone's screen from scratch threats and substantial impact. In this video, the maker demonstrates the technology by using hammers, drills, razors, keys, knives, saws...
  • Snapshot: Finally! Rekha wears minimal makeup, looks her age in these photos February 18, 2014

    Actress Rekha, who has been the heartthrob of millions, flaunted her bare face with minimal makeup as she joined Alia Bhatt and Imtiaz Ali for the special screening of 'Highway'. The actress, who is often spotted wearing kanjivarams, traditional gold jewllery and gajra, looked subtle as she gave heavy makeup...
  • Largescreen iPhone expected this year: IDC February 13, 2014

    New York: Apple, which posted its lowest growth in handset sales last year, may release a largescreen version of its iconic iPhone in 2014, research firm IDC said. (See: First leaked images of the iPhone 6) However, the Californiaheadquartered company will not abandon its 4inch...
  • Facebook looks to nab Twitter's 'second screen' crown January 31, 2014

    San Francisco: More than 100 million people will be glued to their TV screens on Sunday, when the Denver Broncos take on the Seattle Seahawks in America's premier sporting contest, the Super Bowl. But two fierce rivals, Facebook and Twitter, will also be clashing headtohead on a "second screen" that TV...
  • Wary of tickethunting shady elements, AAP screens aspirants January 28, 2014

    New Delhi: In order to prevent "unwanted elements" from entering the party with an aim of contesting upcoming Lok Sabha polls, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has formed screening committees, both at the national and the state level. "We have formed committees, both at the centre and the state. The primary...
  • Snapshot: Sangeeta Bijlani spotted with Salman Khan's sister at 'Jai Ho' screening January 24, 2014

    Sangeeta Bijlani was recently spotted with the actor's sister at the special screening of his muchanticipated film 'Jai Ho'. For the uninitiated, Sangeeta is a regular visitor at Salman's residence and is photographed every year at the family's Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations. The special screening of 'Jai Ho' also saw the...
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards: The complete list of winners January 20, 2014

    The Screen Actors Guild on Saturday announced winners of its annual awards for best performances in film and television in a televised ceremony in Los Angeles. Puerto Rican singeractress Rita Moreno was given a lifetime achievement honor. Below is a full list of winners in both film and TV categories: FILM: Best Ensemble...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha compares Screen Awards with Golden Globe Awards January 19, 2014

    In this episode, a comparison was drawn between Bollywood's Screen Awards and Hollywood's Golden Globe Awards. The entertainment factor in Hollywood is its versatilty whereas in Bollywood it is Rohit Shetty's films. ...
  • e Lounge: Stars at the red carpet for the 20th Annual screen awards January 16, 2014

    The 20th annual Screen awards turned out to be a starstudded event. Screen Awards kickstarted the award season with its annual event in Mumbai on Tuesday night. Deepika Padukone, John Abraham's 'Madras Cafe' and Farhan Akhtar were the big winners of the night. ...
  • Abhay Deol takes on a 'giant record label', sports a black eye in protest at Screen Awards January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: In a first, an actor from the Hindi film industry has spoken up against the archaic rules of recording labels that refuse to give singers any royalty. On Tuesday night, actor Abhay Deol posted a statement on his facebook profile stating that how he has taken up...
  • Screen Awards 2014: And the winner is... January 14, 2014

    Mumbai: 2013 has been Deepika Padukone's year and on Tuesday, the actress proved to her critics wrong by taking home two Best Actress trophies Jury and Popular for her role in 'Goliyon Ki Rasleel Ram Leela' and 'Chennai Express'. While recieving the Jury award, a visibly shocked Padukone said, "...