UNDERWEAR

  • Durex Fundawear: Is this hi-tech underwear the future of foreplay? March 13, 2014

    Washington: Forget eyewear or wristband, wearable technology can not get closer than this! Welcome to the first ever electrically-engineered underwear with tiny electromagnetic vibrators which produce a momentary sensation when a smartphone key is touched. So when the wearer's partner touches his or her smart phone, the sensitive regions are indicated on...
  • Russian police seize painting of Putin in women's underwear August 28, 2013

    Police seized a painting of Russia's president and prime minister in women's underwear from a gallery in St Petersburg, saying the satirical display had broken unspecified laws. The officers also removed a picture of the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, his torso covered in tattoos, and two others poking fun...
  • Singaporebased jewellery firm's MD arrested for smuggling diamonds August 4, 2013

    Mumbai: The Managing Director of a Singaporebased jewellery firm Vihari Poddar was arrested on Sunday on charges of smuggling gold and diamond jewellery. Custom officials claimed that she was hiding the jewellery worth a crore in her underwear. The court has denied her bail and remanded her to judicial custody till...
  • Man visits Dubai mall in underwear, arrested October 31, 2012

    Moscow: A man has been arrested for visiting a Dubai mall, wearing just an underwear. The man, 20, who works for a government department, was arrested along with four of his friends, Gulf News reported. The men were detained on an escalator in the early hours of Saturday, the third day...
  • 'Bigg Boss 6': Who is Sana Khan? October 8, 2012

    New Delhi: When actress and model Sana Khan entered the 'Bigg Boss' house, she introduced herself to Navjot Singh Siddhu - the first contestant there - as having featured in a controversial Amul underwear advertisement. You immediate make the connection. The ad is banned in India but Sana's risqué act...
  • David Beckham caught in underpants by tourists October 5, 2012

    Los Angeles: A group of tourists visiting celebrity homes were in for a surprise when soccer ace David Beckham appeared in front of them from the bushes, dressed just in his underpants. The 37yearold LA Galaxy star came in front of the bus, which was touring celebrities' homes in Hollywood, while...
  • Al Qaeda's 'underwear bomb' plot foiled May 8, 2012

    Washington: The revelation that militants sought to attack an airliner with an improved "underwear bomb" in a plot foiled by US and allied authorities shows their determination to build bombs that can pass through airport security, US officials said. The Obama administration said on Monday that authorities in the Middle East...
  • Oscar nominees reveal underwear secrets February 22, 2012

    Beverly Hills: Anyone who knows their Oscars knows that nominees' fashion plans are strictly top secret until the big day. They seem to be more revealing about their designer undergarments, though. While it may fit into the toomuchinformation file, some of the year's most celebrated actors and directors aren't afraid to...
  • US: Nigerian underwear bomber gets life in prison February 17, 2012

    Detroit: A Nigerian man on a suicide mission for al Qaeda was sentenced on Thursday to life in prison for attempting to blow up an international flight with a bomb in his underwear as the plane approached Detroit on Christmas 2009. The mandatory punishment for Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the welleducated son...
  • Bieber's pink underwear exposed November 24, 2011

    Los Angeles: Singer Justin Bieber was spotted wearing pink underwear that were exposed due to his lowslung trousers while he was taking his dogs for a walk. The teen sensation was walking his dogs near girlfriend Selena Gomez's home in Los Angeles when the fashion faux pas was spotted, reports thesun.co.uk. He...
  • 'Underwear bomber' pleads guilty in US court October 13, 2011

    Detroit: A Nigerian accused of trying to blow up a US airliner on Christmas Day 2009 with a bomb in his underwear pleaded guilty on Wednesday and said he wanted to avenge the killing of innocent Muslims by the United States. Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, 24, entered the guilty pleas a day...
  • Ukrainians to take in their undies for Euro2012 February 3, 2011

    Kiev: Ukrainians will be asked not to appear scantily clad or hang out underwear to dry on their apartment balconies under a plan aimed at sparing blushes during the Euro2012 soccer tournament in Kiev. With apartment space at a premium in Ukraine, citydwellers in highrise blocks traditionally use their balconies to...
  • Nadal bares all for Emporio Armani January 23, 2011

    London: First there was David Beckham, followed by Cristiano Ronaldo but now there's a new underwear model in town tennis ace Rafael Nadal has stripped off for the latest campaign for Emporio Armani underwear. In the black and white pictures, the 24yearold sportsman is seen looking broodily into the camera...
  • Pics: Warne unveils underwear collection 'Spinners' February 24, 2010

    Former Australian cricketer Shane Warne launches his new range of underwear "Spinners" in Sydney. ...
  • If he lets you buy his underpants, you're "The One" November 10, 2009

    London: Men only buy their own underpants when they are hoping to entice a potential partner into a relationship, according to a new survey. The poll by British retailer Debenhams showed that men normally leave the purchasing of their underwear to their mothers until about the age of 19, relatively late...
  • I sold sex for 15,000 an hour: supermodel September 27, 2009

    London: Supermodel Sophie Anderton has revealed she was into prostitution earlier and used to charge 15,000 ($23,000) an hour. But she is not proud of her past. Sophie, 32, said she bedded a string of super rich businessmen to pay soaring drug debts, thesun.co.uk reports. And she claimed that the...
  • Underwear museum gives inside view of history July 17, 2009

    Brussels: It is a little known fact that Belgium's finance minister wears blue and white striped boxer shorts and the Brussels underpants museum has a pair to prove it. Belgian artist Jan Bucquoy said that the framed underwear represents a utopian longing for an equal society. "If I had portrayed Hitler in...
  • Brad tops list of dads women want to see in underwear June 19, 2009

    New Delhi: Find out if Britney Spears is getting married again. Also who's the man most women would love to see in knickers? UNDIE DADDIES On Wednesday, CNNIBN told you about US President Obama beating hottie Brad Pitt to be the most stylish man. On Thursday, Brad takes over the President....
  • Bra deflects bullet aimed at Detroit woman April 22, 2009

    Detroit: A 57yearold Detroit woman avoided serious injury when the underwire on her bra deflected a bullet shot at her from next door, police said. The woman, who lives on the West side of Detroit, saw a group of men breaking into a neighbour's house on Tuesday morning. When the...
  • Pamela spends a million pound on her undies August 4, 2008

    London: Former Baywatch babe Pamela Anderson has said that she has spent around 1million pounds on undies during her 20year career. Adding it up, it must come to around a million. I couldnt live in knickers Id worn before. And I only wear the best!, The Daily Star quoted her as...
  • All eyeballs on Beckham post underwear ad June 23, 2008

    New Delhi: Though Europe missed out watching David Beckham the footballer in action at Euro 2008, America went one better. The US was privy to the international sex symbol stripping to his bare essentials in an underwear ad campaign for Armani. And the cheers and squeals that followed said it...
  • Posh way to tie hair, use an underwear! December 2, 2007

    Washington: Posh Spice, Victoria Beckham, employs an innovative technique to style her hair she uses underwear to tie it back. Ben Cooke, the Spice Girl's hairdresser, revealed that before cutting Victorias hair short, the 33yearold singer had been using skimpy thongs to hold her ponytail up. "When she had...
  • Govt plays moral police, pulls down underwear ads July 28, 2007

    New Delhi: Indecent, vulgar and suggestive, says the Information & Broadcasting Ministry, as it explains its decision to ban the transmission of two commercials of Amul Macho and Lux cozy underwear. The raunchy commercial for Amul innerwear has been controversial. In fact, in a poll carried out by our sister network,...
  • FYI&B: Govt pulls down underwear telly ads July 27, 2007

    New Delhi: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has banned television advertisements of two underwear brands. The Ministry has found advertisements of Lux Cozy Underwear and Amul Macho Underwear inappropriate and both have been prohibited for transmission or retransmission on all broadcasting platforms with immediate effect. All channels have also been directed...
  • Shy Sunny talks of his underclothes June 26, 2007

    Mumbai: He is a macho man for a macho brand. But would you really think actor Sunny Deol can openly talk about his underclothes. Initially I wouldnt. But I have started talking a little bit, says Sunny. If you are a brand ambassador for Lux Cozy, it comes with the job....
  • Thieves snatch $12,000 in underwear March 24, 2007

    New York: Three brazen New Jersey shoplifters made off with nearly $12,000 in women's underwear by stuffing the goods into bags designed to foil antitheft equipment at a Victoria's Secret store while the shop was open for business, police said. Surveillance cameras captured two men and one woman jamming undergarments into...
  • Singer wins 'panty throwing' case March 21, 2007

    Sydney: New Zealand opera star Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, who refused to perform with an Australian singer because his female fans threw underwear at him, on Wednesday won a lawsuit against her for pulling out of the concert. The New Zealand soprano pulled out of a series of concerts with Australian...
  • Your hightech underwear is here February 5, 2007

    Paris: Underwear that helps women slim or men feel cool and fresh purveyors of cosmetotextiles were out in force at Paris's annual lingerie trade fair on Sunday. But opinion was divided on whether hightech fabrics encapsulating slimming agents, perfumes and creams would be a lasting addition to wardrobes or a...
  • Size matters for 'Wonderjock' makers November 2, 2006

    Sydney: Size really does count, just ask Australian underwear maker Aussie Bum which has just launched the "Wonderjock" for men who want to look bigger. Since the launch seven days ago, Aussie Bum says it has sold 50,000 pairs of "Wonderjock", mostly on its Web site www.aussiebum.com and a handful of...
  • City sets underwear rule for firefighters October 26, 2006

    Vancouver: A Canadian city under pressure for alleged sexual harassment within its fire department has ordered firefighters to wear only boxerstyle underwear. Richmond, British Columbia will spend $14,200 to buy six pairs of underwear for each firefighter in a bid to make firehalls in the suburb of Vancouver more gender neutral,...