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  • Sue Townsend, author of Adrian Mole books, dies at 68 11-04-2014 03:44 PM

    London: British comic author Sue Townsend, the creator of teenage angst-ridden 'Adrian Mole', has died after suffering a stroke. She was 68. Penguin Books confirmed on Friday that Townsend died in Leicester, central England, a day earlier. Born in Leicester, Townsend left school at 15, married at 18, and by...
  • Original Harry Potter artwork to go under the hammer 23-03-2014 04:33 PM

    London: Two pieces of original artwork from the covers of J K Rowling's Harry Potter books are set to go under the hammer. The watercolours, painted by artist Cliff Wright, are featured on the second and third instalments of the book series, reported Contactmusic. One of pieces, which was featured...
  • Ex-Microsoft employee charged for leaking copies of Windows 8 to a blogger 20-03-2014 01:48 PM

    Bangalore: A former employee of Microsoft Corp is facing criminal charges after he allegedly passed trade secrets to a blogger in France, US court documents showed. Russian national Alex Kibkalo, a former Microsoft employee in Lebanon and Russia, admitted to Microsoft investigators that he provided confidential company documents and information...
  • 'Be Careful What You Wish For' leaves you craving for Archer's next book 18-03-2014 11:58 PM

    After a year long wait and pondering on various permutations and combinations about what will happen to the characters after finishing the third book (Best Kept Secret) in The Clifton Chronicles series, I laid my hands on 'Be Careful What You Wish For' as soon as it got released worldwide....
  • Odisha: BJP demands apology from Naveen, claims BJD-Cong secret nexus 08-02-2014 12:07 AM

    Bhubaneswar: BJP on Friday alleged the results of Rajya Sabha elections in Odisha exposed a "secret understanding" between BJD and the Congress and sought an apology from Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for the humiliating defeat of Padma Vibhusan Raghunath Mohapatra in the biennial polls. "The Rajya Sabha elections have exposed...
  • Edward Snowden has more US-Israel secrets to expose: Foreign Media 07-01-2014 12:04 PM

    Former US spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has more secrets to reveal that relate to Israel, the journalist who first brought his leaks to the world's attention said on Monday. Among allegations aired by Snowden last year were that the US National Security Agency and its British counterpart GCHQ had...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews Sholay 3D, The Wolf of Wall Street, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Mr Joe B Carvalho 04-01-2014 12:57 PM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Sholay' 3D, 'The Wolf of Wall Street', 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' and 'Mr Joe B Carvalho'. He also talks to Leonardo DiCaprio about his film 'The Wolf of Wall Street'. ...
  • Write your review: 'The secret life of Walter Mitty'

    Rajeev Masand says "The secret life of Walter Mitty' is tale of a wistful daydreamer. What do you say? Write your own review and win...
  • 'The secret life of Walter Mitty' review: The film is tale of a wistful daydreamer 03-01-2014 10:42 PM

    Cast: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, Sean Penn, Shirley Maclaine Director: Ben Stiller To understand why Ben Stiller would be interested in adapting the 1939 short story 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty', you only have to watch that episode of Ricky Gervais' BBC sitcom Extras, in which Stiller,...
  • Friday Release 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty': Will it be Ben Stiller's 'Argo'? 02-01-2014 04:23 PM

    New Delhi: The 48-year-old actor Ben Stiller, who plays Walter Mitty in his new film 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' says struggling to connect with the world of romance through online dating like his character in the film would be his worst nightmare, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "It would be challenging...
  • Man takes marketing budget of $25,000 to promote a Hollywood film and uses it for disaster relief 17-12-2013 01:11 PM

    Casey Neisat received an offer from 20th Century Fox to market their new movie The Secret Life of Walter Mitty on YouTube. The concept of the advertising campaign was 'Live Your Dream'. Watch how Casey uses the budget for disaster relief in the Philippines. ...
  • Kendall Jenner offered adult films 05-11-2013 05:22 PM

    Los Angeles: Model and TV personality Kendall Jenner, who recently turned 18, has been offered adult movies. As many as six companies are interested in casting Jenner, who turned 18 on Sunday. One of them offered her and her co-star a $1.8 million deal, reports tmz.com. There is no further...
  • What secret project is Google building in San Francisco Bay? 05-11-2013 02:41 PM

    San Francisco's mayor says he doesn't know what it is. Police say it's not their jurisdiction. And government inspectors are sworn to secrecy. Google is erecting a four-story structure in the heart of the San Francisco Bay but is managing to conceal its purpose by constructing it on docked barges...
  • US: Girls stopped for shoplifting at Victoria's Secret had human foetus in bag 18-10-2013 11:04 AM

    Security guards who stopped two 17-year-old girls suspected of shoplifting at a Victoria's Secret on Thursday found a human foetus inside a bag one of them was carrying, New York City police said. Both teens were placed in police custody after the discovery on Thursday afternoon at the midtown Manhattan...
  • Anyone sullying army's fair name can't go scot-free: Congress 21-09-2013 09:07 PM

    New Delhi: In the midst of the row over alleged misuse of a secret intelligence unit by former Army Chief Gen VK Singh, Congress on Saturday said anyone denigrating the fair name of the Indian Army "cannot go scot-free and will be punished". "Silly explanations will not be satisfactory...It appears...
  • The Secret Service: Lady Gaga to play herself in the film 17-09-2013 12:10 PM

    New York: Singer Lady Gaga will reportedly play herself in the upcoming movie 'The Secret Service'. The 27-year-old has given one day's commitment to British director Matthew Vaughn for shooting the cameo scene without much hassle. "Gaga only had to commit one day to film her scenes early next year....
  • HTC executives detained over leaked trade secrets; shares tumble 02-09-2013 01:07 PM

    Taipei: Three HTC Corp design executives were arrested on suspicion of leaking trade secrets, sending the Taiwanese smartphone maker's shares tumbling on Monday as its troubles deepened amid a wave of senior staff departures and disappointing sales. Taipei prosecutors confirmed that HTC vice president of product design Thomas Chien, research...
  • My book is for anyone interested in innovation: Dr Rekha Shetty 13-08-2013 03:52 PM

    Indian CEOs have their own brand of innovation. A people oriented, low cost innovation on the run. This kind of innovation is born out of thrift and a desire to squeeze the last ounce of value from limited resources. It is jugaad in spirit and respectful of all forms of...
  • Adele to be a part of David Beckham's 'The Secret Service'? 13-08-2013 10:47 AM

    Los Angeles: Adele has been reportedly approached to play a villain in 'The Secret Service', which also features David Beckham and Elton John. The 25-year-old, who sang the theme song of 'Skyfall', will have a cameo in the new spy film, directed by Matthew Vaughn, reports contactmusic.com. "Adele is exactly...
  • Sarah Jessica Parker tells the secret of a successful marriage 08-08-2013 04:29 PM

    New York: Revealing the secret to her success marriage to actor Matthew Broderick, 'The Sex and the City' star Sarah Jessica Parker said that they always focussed on doing good work, and not on giving out fodder for gossip. Parker has been married to Broderick for 15 years. "Matthew and...
  • David Beckham to play a villain in 'The Secret Service'? 04-08-2013 02:27 PM

    Los Angeles: Retired soccer champion David Beckham has reportedly been offered a cameo in new movie 'The Secret Service'. He has been asked to essay a villain. The 38-year-old, who announced he was quitting the sport earlier this year, has been asked by Colin Firth to star in 'The Secret...
  • US: Woman arrested after jumping over White House fence 27-06-2013 02:17 AM

    Washington: The US Secret Service says a woman is under arrest and in police custody on Wednesday after jumping over the White House fence during a protest. A Secret Service spokesman identified the woman, who wore an orange jumpsuit, as Diane Wilson. She was charged with unlawful entry and handed...
  • Army's top secret letter leaked, six indicted 12-06-2013 09:39 PM

    New Delhi: Army's top secret details about operational plans and deployment along the India-China border could have been compromised and around six military personnel have been indicted by a Court of Inquiry (CoI) in this regard. Sources said the indicted personnel are in the process of facing disciplinary action on...
  • US: Indian-origin engineer arrested for stealing trade secrets 06-06-2013 03:06 AM

    Washington: An Indian-origin engineer has been arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for allegedly stealing trade secrets from his former employer. Ketankumar Maniar (36), a resident of Mahwah township in New Jersey allegedly stole trade secrets of products being developed by a global medical technology company named Becton,...
  • Rest is Goldie Hawn's beauty secret 26-05-2013 04:10 PM

    London: One needs to relax to look good, says actress Goldie Hawn, revealing her beauty secret. "A rested face is a beautiful face. However, you can find your place of rest and peace," contactmusic.com quoted the 67-year-old actress as saying. The actress is not against cosmetic surgery as she believes...
  • Former Argentine dictator Videla dies in prison at age 87 18-05-2013 06:51 AM

    Buenos Aires: Jorge Rafael Videla, an austere former army commander who led Argentina during the bloodiest period of a "dirty war" dictatorship and was unrepentant about kidnappings and murders ordered by the state, died on Friday at age 87. Videla was the first president to head the military junta that...
  • ASC employee held in Jaipur on spying charges 17-05-2013 04:56 PM

    Jaipur: An employee of the Army Supply Corp, posted in the South Western Command in Jaipur, was arrested for allegedly passing confidential information to Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence, police said on Friday. "The accused Upper Division Clerk BK Sinha (43) was spying for ISI and sharing classified information and documents regarding...
  • Deepa Mehta to adapt novel 'Secret Daughter' into movie 16-05-2013 05:31 PM

    Toronto: After adapting Salman Rushdie's 'Midnight's Children' for the big screen, Indo-Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta is working on a script based on Shilpi Somaya Gowda's novel 'Secret Daughter' about how two families are bound by an adoption. Mehta is said to be busy penning the script for producers Jody Colero...
  • Legislator's daughter alleges 'house arrest' for 4 years 24-04-2013 05:42 AM

    Hyderabad: The daughter of a legislator in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday approached a court, alleging that her father "detained" her at home for four years and also tried to get her re-married after she married her lover against his wishes. The father dismissed the claims. E Ramya, daughter of ruling...