Teens

  • US: 14 teens break into mansion, charged for $ 1 million damage 19-03-2014 02:24 PM

    Authorities have filed criminal charges against 14 teenagers who allegedly broke into a Southern California mansion and held a party that caused more than USD 1 million in damage and losses, including the theft of a stuffed snow leopard. Los Angeles County prosecutors announced the charges on Tuesday. Authorities say...
  • 16-year-old boy robs bank in Germany with fake gun 27-01-2014 12:43 PM

    A 16-year-old boy held up a bank in Germany with his toy gun before making off with a four-figure sum, but was quickly arrested while trying to flee on a bicycle. The teenager tried to escape to Austria after robbing the bank in the Bavarian town of Bad Fuessing, southern...
  • I can't wait to have a beautiful wife and little kids: Justin Bieber 23-08-2013 01:47 PM

    London: Teen pop star Justin Bieber can't wait to get married but insists he is not forcing things along and is waiting for fate to take control. The 19-year-old singer, who is known for his on/off relationship with Selena Gomez, admits his main priority in the future is to settle...
  • FBI probes nude photo extortion of Miss Teen USA 17-08-2013 02:11 AM

    The FBI is investigating allegations that the newly crowned Miss Teen USA was the victim of someone who hacked into a webcam in her Southern California bedroom several months ago in an attempt to extort nude photographs from her. Agents believe they have identified the person behind the alleged "sextortion"...
  • 'Twilight Saga', 'One Direction' big winners at Teen Choice Awards 12-08-2013 03:38 PM

    Los Angeles: 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II' and British boy band One Direction were among the big winners at the Teen Choice Awards. The final movie in the popular vampire franchise picked up seven prizes at the ceremony held in the Gibson Amphitheatre here, reported Us magazine. The...
  • Delhi: Teen beaten to death by friends for refusing money for smoking 11-08-2013 11:19 PM

    New Delhi: A 16-year-old boy was beaten to death by three of his juvenile friends after he complained to an accused's mother about their bid to extort money for smoking, police said Sunday. Sandeep, a Class 9 student, was assaulted in Pandav Nagar in east Delhi Saturday night, police said....
  • Madhuri Dixit gears up for debut performance at IIFA 21-06-2013 09:44 AM

    Mumbai: Known for her iconic dance moves, Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit is all set to make her debut at the IIFA and says she is very excited about it. The 14th edition of Videocon DDB IIFA (International Indian Film Academy) weekend will start July 4 and the actress will perform...
  • 'Fukrey' earns Rs 5.72 crore in two days 16-06-2013 02:43 PM

    New Delhi: It seems director Mrighdeep Singh Lamba's 'Fukrey' is receiving the positive word of mouth publicity. The business of the film on Saturday escalated and is likely to be better on Sunday. Trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's collection on the first two days...
  • Teens migrating to Twitter, complain about too much drama on Facebook 22-05-2013 10:14 AM

    Washington: Twitter is booming as a social media destination for teenagers who complain about too many adults and too much drama on Facebook, according to a new study published Tuesday about online behaviour. It said teens are sharing more personal information about themselves even as they try to protect their...
  • Haryana: Scolded by foster parents, teen ends life 21-05-2013 09:59 PM

    Jind: A teenage girl allegedly committed suicide after she was scolded by her foster parents, who had objected to her talking to a friend over cellphone. The 16-year-old had consumed some poisonous substance on May 19, police said. The girl was taken to a hospital in a serious condition where...
  • 43 per cent of US teens text while driving: Study 06-05-2013 10:05 AM

    Washington: Forty-three per cent of US high school students admit to texting while driving - a "national epidemic" in the country - according to a new study. More than four in 10 of high school students of driving age, who were surveyed in 2011, reported texting while driving at least...
  • UK: Mother forces adopted 14-year-old to get pregnant 30-04-2013 08:16 AM

    London: A woman desperate for another child forced her 14-year-old daughter to get pregnant using syringes of donor sperm, a British judge said. In a ruling reported for the first time on Monday, High Court judge Peter Jackson said the mother had behaved in "a wicked and selfish way" that...
  • Mumbai: 19-year-old stabbed to death by 5 06-12-2012 08:12 AM

    Mumbai: A day after a Punjab policeman was murdered in full public view for raising voice against men who misbehaved with his daughter, another brutal murder has come to light. A 19-year-old boy was stabbed to death by five people in Mumbai - four of the boys are minors. The...
  • Headmaster of tribal residential school rapes class X girl 26-11-2012 08:30 PM

    Bhawanipatna (Odisha): Headmaster of a tribal residential school was arrested for allegedly raping a 10th class girl student in Odisha's Kalahandi district, police said on Monday. The accused headmaster, Nakul Sabar, of Ampani Sevashram was also placed under suspension after obtaining permission from higher authorities, District Welfare Officer (DWO) SK...
  • Teenage art lovers may become more depressed: Study 26-11-2012 03:56 PM

    Washington: Teens involved in activities such as music, drama and painting after school may become more depressed or sadder than peers who are not so inclined, says a new study. While girls were more likely to take part in the arts after school and reported somewhat greater degree of blues...
  • 'Lovetorn', an Indian Cinderella in Los Angeles 23-11-2012 03:24 PM

    Bareilly to Beverly Hills is the journey sixteen-year-old Shalini Agarwal makes when her father moves to a new job in Los Angeles. And that journey, along with the changes it brings for Shalini and her family, is what Kavita Daswani's 'Lovetorn' is about. This book reads like the script of...
  • Teens spend 86 pc time daily on Facebook: Survey 22-11-2012 05:35 PM

    New Delhi: Indian teens spend 86 per cent of their time daily on Facebook followed by 54 per cent on Twitter, a survey by McAfee today said. "On a daily basis, the surveyed Indian teens spend 86 per cent of their time on Facebook followed by 54 per cent time...
  • Mamata Banerjee: My govt has not banned '3 Kanya' 05-11-2012 07:29 PM

    New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said her government has not interfered in the issue of the screening of the film 'Teen Kanya', which is said to be based on the Park Street rape case, and called it campaign by a certain section of the media...
  • Teen Kanya: Director claims screening, theatre denies 04-11-2012 06:37 PM

    Kolkata: Director Agnideb Chattopadhyay, whose Bengali movie 'Teen Kanya' was banned in state-run Star theatre for being 'anti-government', Sunday said the theatre has withdrawn its decision. But the theatre authorities rejected Chattopadhyay's claim. "The distributors of my movie said that they have been informed by the Star authorities that the...
  • Crackdown on films by Mamata government? 03-11-2012 09:34 PM

    Kolkata: The Mamata Banerjee government is under fire for allegedly stopping the screening of Bengali film 'Teen Kanya', at the Kolkata Municipal Corporation-owned Star Cinema hall. The movie has scenes which refer to the Park Street Rape case - a raw spot for the West Bengal Chief Minister who faced...
  • Cyclone Nilam disrupts 'Ongole Githa' shoot 02-11-2012 05:32 PM

    After the exit of two heroines, the shooting of Ongole Gitta has been disrupted by cyclone Nilam. Informing about the same, Ram posted on Twitter saying, "Shoot disrupted due to heavy rain n wind..I doubt if we could continue tomorrow..location flooded..#OngoleGitha ....please be safe people." This Bhaskar directed movie has...
  • Warangal: Teen raped by CRPF personnel 08-11-2011 06:21 AM

    New Delhi: A mentally challenged teenager gave birth to a premature baby after allegedly being raped by a CRPF personnel. The baby died on November 6, a day after being born. The girl was staying in a hostel for the mentally challenged which is located next to a CRPF camp...
  • Dowry suicides by sisters: A film explores why 17-10-2011 07:20 PM

    New Delhi: The best comedies always have a subtle streak of tragedy in them. Perhaps that's why director Kundan Shah, the man behind some of them, including cult classic Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, decided to dwell on a serious subject - dowry suicides by three sisters. Teen Behenein is a...
  • Miley Cyrus' Nirvana cover voted worst ever 25-08-2011 01:05 PM

    London: Pop star Miley Cyrus' version of the hit Nirvana track 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' has been named the worst cover ever in a new magazine poll. Rolling Stone readers voted the teenager's live rendition of the grunge anthem the worst of the worst - ahead of Madonna's take on...
  • Teenage motherhood is 'contagious' 10-08-2011 11:11 AM

    London: Sister of a teenage mother is twice as likely to follow in her footsteps compared to one with no family experience of early motherhood, a study has found. The 'peer effect' on girls aged 16 to 19 was shown to have a far more powerful impact than any education...
  • Gomez, Bieber win Teen Choice Awards 08-08-2011 11:12 AM

    Los Angeles: Selena Gomez conjured five wins at the Teen Choice Awards - one more than boyfriend Justin Bieber. The star of "Wizards of Waverly Place" was selected as choice TV actress, female hottie and music group with her band The Scene. Gomez and her ensemble were also awarded the...