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  • Star Tech: Sharib 'Filmistaan' Hashmi uses a Samsung power bank to deal with iPhone 5s' poor battery life Yesterday

    New Delhi: Sharib Hashmi, best known for his role in the National Award winning movie Filmistaan, is not a tech freak and does not like to use a lot of gadgets. He said, the gadget he uses the most throughout the day is his iPhone 5s. Ironically, Sharib deals with...
  • Behind the scene photos from Leonard Nimoy's final appearance as Spock in 'Star Trek Into Darkness' 2 days ago

    It is a bittersweet thing to witness the transformation of Leonard Nimoy into Spock, especially when it was his final one.Let us have a look at some behind the scene photos from the shooting of 'Star Trek Into Darkness', as he gets make up for Spock Prime. ...
  • 'Star Wars' movies to be retold on 'Lego' limited TV series 2 days ago

    Los Angeles: The 'Star Wars' movie saga will be retold on an animated limited TV series 'Lego Star Wars: Droid Tales' that will air later this year. Disney XD has announced that it acquired 'Lego Star Wars: Droid Tales' that will air later this year, before the new instalment, 'Star Wars:...
  • Spock's ears: A pointy trademark for Leonard Nimoy 3 days ago

    Los Angeles: Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday at age 83, likely had the most famous lobes in Hollywood. As the logical half-human, half-alien Mr. Spock in "Star Trek," his pointy Vulcan appendages became a signature - and a nuisance - for the actor. Here's a few facts about those iconic...
  • William Shatner says cannot attend friend Leonard Nimoy's funeral; says is bound by a prior commitment 3 days ago

    Los Angeles: William Shatner cannot attend the funeral of his friend and "Star Trek" co-star Leonard Nimoy because of a prior commitment for a charity ball, the actor said on Twitter on Saturday. Shatner and Nimoy portrayed the two best-known characters on the original "Star Trek" television series launched in 1966...
  • NASA pays tribute to Star Trek's Mr. Spock 4 days ago

    Washington: NASA is mourning the demise of Hollywood actor Leonard Nimoy, most famous for his role as Vulcan science officer Mr. Spock in the famous film 'Star Trek'. The sci-fi classic served as an inspiration for many at NASA over the years, and Nimoy joined other cast members at special NASA...
  • RIP Leonard Nimoy: The world is saddened by the demise of their favourite human-vulcan 4 days ago

    Leonard Nimoy, or as most of the world knew him, Mr Spock left us forever on February 27th. The man whose catchphrase was 'Long live and prosper' did just that. The actor died at the age of 83, but before that he had led a long and amazing life. But...
  • Leonard Nimoy, the charismatic Spock of 'Star Trek,' dies 4 days ago

    Los Angeles: Actor Leonard Nimoy, who played the extraterrestrial Mr. Spock in the sci-fi TV series and movie saga 'Star Trek,' died on Friday at his home in Bel Air, Los Angeles, of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, his family said. He was 83. Nimoy announced he was suffering from the lung...
  • Star Tech: Apple fanboy Purab Kohli uses a selfie stick, rents a GoPro camera and is buying his 10th mobile phone February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: February 23 is Purab Kohli's birthday, and it isn't actually a coincidence that the actor-anchor features in this edition of Star Tech today. Happy Birthday, Purab! On his birthday, we unwrap the tech-enthusiast in Purab and try to bring out for his fans 11 things tech about him that many...
  • Doordarshan allowed to air India's World Cup matches live February 20, 2015

    New Delhi: The cricket fans across the country will get to see all the India-centric ongoing World Cup matches on their cable network as the Supreme Court on Friday stayed Delhi High Court order restraining Doordarshan from carrying live feed of matches provided to it by the Star TV on...
  • The hunt for Earth-like planets could soon become a lot easier February 18, 2015

    Berlin: The hunt for Earth-like planets around distant stars could soon become a lot easier, thanks to a new laser technique developed by researchers in Germany. The technique will allow a spectral analysis of distant stars with unprecedented accuracy, as well as advance research in other areas of astrophysics, such as...
  • Intex Aqua Star II with a 5-inch display, 13MP camera launched at Rs 5,999 in India February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: After introducing the Android 5.0 Lollipop running Aqua Star L last week, Intex has now launched a new smartphone - the Aqua Star II. The Intex Aqua Star II features a 5-inch display and 1.2 GHz quad-core processor. With Android 4.4.2 Kitkat, the handset supports 21 Indian languages. It...
  • Star Tech: Bigg Boss 8 winner Gautam Gulati not a tech freak but owns premium gadgets February 16, 2015

    New Delhi: You may have seen a lot of sides of Gautam Gulati during Bigg Boss 8, but what we bring you today about him is something you probably didn't know. In an interview with IBNLive, Gulati said that he is not a tech enthusiast and uses only a few...
  • Intex Aqua Star L with Android 5.0 Lollipop launched at Rs 6,999 in India February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: Intex has launched its latest Aqua Star L smartphone which is claimed to be the first Android Lollipop smartphone by an Indian brand. Priced at Rs 6,990, the Aqua Star L has dual-SIM capabilities and supports Bluetooth and WiFi. The phone has dedicated 1GB RAM and 8GB of inbuilt...
  • Lupita Nyong'o: I use makeup to adorn myself and not to hide myself February 13, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actress Lupita Nyong'o says there was a time when she was banned from wearing any makeup. Known for her striking red carpet appearances, in which her use of vibrant lip colours and her colourful smoky eyes, are a winner, has spoken out about a strict beauty ban in her...
  • Star Tech: Gadgets that Richa Chadda doesn't leave home without February 9, 2015

    Richa Chadda of 'Gangs Of Wasseypur' and 'Fukrey' fame on her visit to IBNLive shared with us her interest in gadgets and devices that she uses. Chadda, who is an iPhone 5 user, finds her phone "notorious for its bad battery", and, therefore, uses it with a battery case. Chadda...
  • Actress Priyamani to judge Kannada show 'Dancing Stars' season 2 with actor V Ravichandran February 4, 2015

    South Indian actress Priyamani, who's appeared in critically-acclaimed films like 'Paruthi Veeran', will now don a new avatar -- that of a judge of a reality show. The actress will judge the show along with actor V Ravichandran and Mayoori Upadhyay, wife of music composer and singer Raghu Dixit. ...
  • Iconic Tintin cover fetches near-record 2.5 million euros! February 3, 2015

    Brussels- The original cover design for Tintin adventure "The Shooting Star" has been sold for 2.5 million euros (USD 2.8 million) in a near-record for a work by the boy detective's Belgian creator Herge, a dealer said today. The yellowing, line sketch that Herge made for the 1942 book was bought by...
  • I can't be compared to Benedict Cumberbatch in 'Sherlock', they do things at a larger scale, says 'PI Private Investigator' actor Mrinal Dutt January 30, 2015

    Mrinal Dutt went to Mumbai about four years ago. It was not very difficult for this young guy to find work as a model initially. He got to play cameos in generic TV serials and was quite clearly happy to do them. He landed a role in the youthful series...
  • 'Downton Abbey' the universally acclaimed period drama by Academy Award winning Julian Fellows, to air tonight at 10 January 23, 2015

    New Delhi:Great stories don't usually need an introduction as one hears them referred to from time to time. The 11 Emmy awards winning television series 'Downton Abbey' tells one such story. Since it is the first time it is being aired in India the uninitiated would need some introductions. The...
  • Advertorial: Renault LODGY steals center stage at Star Guild Awards January 20, 2015

    Renault was the main attraction in the star studded Renault Star Guild Awards and celebrities were happy checking out Renault Cars. Many of them posed around after signing on the Renault Duster on the Red carpet. The highlight of the show was the showcasing of the new Renault LODGY on...
  • 'Star Wars 7' is made by fans, says Mark Hamill January 19, 2015

    London: Actor Mark Hamill has suggested that the major difference between 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and the original trilogy is that the new film is being made by "fans". Hamill, who starred in the first trilogy as Luke Skywalker, has explained that he has been intrigued by the sequel's development...
  • Jet Airways not to charge fee for ticket cancellation within 24 hours January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Jet Airways on Saturday said that it has decided not to charge any fee for cancellation and date change requests within 24 hours from passengers who book their tickets through the airline's website. The waiver can be availed only within 24 hours of booking a ticket, the airline...
  • Priyanka Chopra wins best actress award for 'Mary Kom', dedicates it to her late father January 13, 2015

    Mumbai: 'Mary Kom' was one of the top gainers at the Renault Star Guild Awards 2015 and actress Priyanka Chopra, who played the main lead in the film, has dedicated its success to her late father Ashok Chopra. "Thank u #starGuildAwards for the acknowledgements tonight...#MaryKom is for my dad.. Thank you...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' scores big at Star Guild Awards 2015 January 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani's 'PK' won the Best Film along with Best Director, Best Dialogue, Best Sound Mixing and a special award for earning over Rs.100 crore here at the the Renault Star Guild Awards 2015. The awards ceremony took place Sunday night at Reliance Mediaworks in Film City and it...
  • Look of the day: Lisa Haydon exudes radiance in a blue Gauri and Nainika gown January 12, 2015

    This is indeed Lisa's best look so far. And we would compliment her for her amazing choice. For the Star Guild awards, Lisa slipped into this on-shouldered gown by Gauri and Nainika. She looked utterly elegant and the sleek belt accessorised on the waist was just...
  • Snapshot: Priyanka Chopra looks cool as ever as she wears a leather outfit for a performance January 12, 2015

    Priyanka Chopra has been popular for her glam rock look. And the actress was quite successful when she effortlessly displayed her stylish edge as she arrived for a performance at Star Guild Awards. The actress, who has been lauded for acting prowess, looked as cool as ever in a black...
  • Priyanka Chopra or Lily Collins: Who looked better in Maticevski? January 12, 2015

    Priyanka Chopra is certainly blowing her style quotient sky high. She has been seen wearing a lot of International designers in the recent past. At the Star Guild awards, Priyanka wore a strapless Maticevski gown which was earlier worn by Lily Collins at the red carpet of 'Love, Rosie'. Lily...
  • 'Queen', 'PK', '2 States' top Star Guild Awards 2015 nomination list January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Queen' and 'PK' are leading the nominations tally in 10 categories, followed by '2 States', 'Highway' and 'Haider' in the 10th edition of Renault Star Guild Awards. The Film and Television Producers Guild of India Thursday announced the Renault Star Guild Awards nominations in a statement. Rajkummar Rao ('Citylights'), Varun...
  • 'It's ridiculous, bogus', says Gauahar Khan on the claim that she paid her attacker to slap her in public January 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Gauahar Khan's attacker has alleged that the actress paid him for slapping her in public. But the actress says it is the "most ridiculous claim". In November, Gauahar, who was hosting a reality show in Mumbai, was slapped by Mohammad Akil Malik for reportedly wearing skimpy clothes. And now, Malik...