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  • Comedian Bill Cosby's Walk of Fame star vandalised with word the 'rapist' written over it December 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Comedian Bill Cosby's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was vandalized on Friday with the word "rapist" written over it, after numerous women came forward in recent weeks alleging Cosby had sexually assaulted them in incidents dating back decades. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce said Cosby's star, which...
  • 'Body of Lies' star Cliff Curtis to play lead in TV series 'The Walking Dead' December 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Cliff Curtis has been signed as the male lead in 'The Walking Dead' spin-off series. The 46-year-old New Zealand-born Curtis has previously appeared in 'Missing', 'Trauma' and 'Body of Lies', reported Deadline. AMC won't confirm the exact details of the character Curtis will play, but based on descriptions already...
  • 'The Walking Dead' spinoff will see 'Body of Lies' star Cliff Curtis as the new lead December 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Cliff Curtis has been signed as the male lead in 'The Walking Dead' spin-off series. The 46-year-old New Zealand-born Curtis has previously appeared in 'Missing', 'Trauma' and 'Body of Lies', reported Deadline. AMC won't confirm the exact details of the character Curtis will play, but based on descriptions already...
  • Singer John Denver gets a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame October 25, 2014

    LOS ANGELES: Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame following the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver. The "Sunshine on My Shoulders" singer received the walk's 2,531st star on Friday, 17 years after his death. Denver's son, Zak Deutschendorf, and daughter, Jesse Belle Denver, attended the...
  • Focus on a target to walk faster: Study October 4, 2014

    Washington: When walking, staying focused on a specific target ahead can make the distance to it appear shorter and help people walk faster, researchers have found. "People are less interested in exercise if physical activity seems daunting, which can happen when distances to be walked appear quite long," said New York...
  • Asian Games: Khushbir Kaur clinches silver in women's 20km race walk September 28, 2014

    Incheon: Khushbir Kaur on Sunday became the first Indian woman to clinch a 20km Race Walk silver medal in the Asian Games by bettering her personal best and setting a new national record in the process. The 21-year-old from Amritsar clocked 1:33:07 to improve on her previous personal best of 1:33:37,...
  • Asian Games: Irfan finishes fifth, Krishnan disqualified in 20km race walk September 28, 2014

    Incheon: India's KT Irfan finished fifth, while Ganapathi Krishnan was disqualified from the men's 20km race walk of the 17th Asian Games here on Sunday. Irfan clocked 1:23:18, finishing more than three minutes behind gold-medallist Wang Zhen (1:19:45) of China. Irfan's timing on Sunday was not even his personal best, which...
  • Indian walkers going extra mile for Asiad medals September 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Indian race walkers are going the extra mile as they target medals at the Asian Games, starting on Friday in the South Korean city of Incheon. Olympian Irfan Thodi, who finished 10th at the 2012 London Olympics, Ganapathy K. and Khusbir Kaur are India's hopes in the 20km walk...
  • Hundreds of Bangaloreans take part in the Blind Walk September 8, 2014

    Bangalore: Nearly 600 Bangaloreans took to streets on Sunday to participate in a special programme to raise awareness about the challenges faced by visually challenged people and encouraged the blessed to pledge their eyes. A Blind Walk, where the visually challenged people led the blindfolded participants giving them an insight...
  • Will write another book after Sonia Gandhi publishes hers: Natwar Singh August 18, 2014

    In an interview with Vivek Tejuja, former Union minister Natwar Singh talks about his life as author. Here is the full transcript of the interview: Vivek Tejuja: You are already a prolific writer and have written many books including 'Walking with Lions', 'My China Diary' and many others recounting your vast...
  • Peace walk held to mark Gandhi's departure from South Africa July 20, 2014

    Johannesburg: A five kilometre peace walk was organised on Sunday as part of an event to commemorate the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi's departure from the shores of South Africa to India. The Indian community led by India's High Commissioner to South Africa Virendra Gupta organised the event at the former site...
  • Watch: This disabled kitten learning to walk is the most heartwarming thing you will see today July 16, 2014

    This kitten was disabled at birth. Over the next few weeks as it grew, it learned to walk with the help of a wheelchair contraption. And then when it got more confident, it took its first faltering steps. See the tiny thing's progress as it learns to walk and run....
  • Tourism Ministry launches mobile app for exploring cities June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Ministry of Tourism has launched a mobile application to enable its users to independently travel and experience 16 cities in the country. The selfguided tour application 'Incredible India Walking Tours' was launched by the Ministry in collaboration with Genesys International Corporation and will cover 16 Indian cities including...
  • Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah lists oneyear achievements May 19, 2014

    Bangalore: Unfazed by the drubbing the ruling Congress got in the Lok Sabha elections, Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah on Monday showcased the achievements of his government in the past one year. "Of 160 promises made in our party's poll manifesto for the 2013 assembly elections, we have implemented about...
  • Emma Thompson to feature in 'A Walk in the Woods' May 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Emma Thompson will be seen in 'A Walk in the Woods', a big screen adaptation of travel writer Bill Bryson's 1998 memoir. Thompson will star alongside actors Nick Offerman and Kristen Schaal in the film, reports contactmusic.com. Robert Redford originally considered directing after acquiring the film rights in 2005,...
  • 3 seasons of 'The Walking Dead' has made Lauren Cohan more subdued March 27, 2014

    New York: Spending your days killing zombies apparently takes its toll. Actress Lauren Cohan said being on AMC's 'The Walking Dead' for three seasons has had an effect on her. "My temperament has changed since I've been on the show because of being immersed in this dark material all the time," Cohan...
  • Actress Kate Winslet gets her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame March 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Kate Winslet was presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Academy Award-winning actress wore a form-fitting black dress that showed off her enviable body at the event, reports eonline.com The six time Oscar nominated star said she was surprised to see so many people watch...
  • U2 to perform 'Ordinary Love' at Oscars 2014 February 13, 2014

    Los Angeles: Rock band U2 will perform their Oscar nominated song 'Ordinary Love' from 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' at the upcoming Academy Award ceremony, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. U2's exclusive Oscar show performance will be the first time the band will perform the song...
  • Watch: The Walking Dead zombie prank on New Yorkers is the funniest thing you'll see today February 8, 2014

    In an attempt to promote new episodes of The Walking Dead, creators of the series took to the streets of New York to scare the life out of commuters. Madeup to look like bloodthirsty zombies, pranksters emerged from under the streets of New York City. The hoard of hungry 'zombies'...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Jai Ho', 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' January 25, 2014

    CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Salman Khan starrer 'Jai Ho' and biopic 'Madela: Long Walk to Freedom'. He also speaks with singer Sonu Nigam on music and much more. ...
  • Watch: Man pranks the world 'walking' on water, and now everyone wants to know how he did it January 22, 2014

    A man pretends to be engrossed in his mobile phone and walks right into the middle of a lake. The reaction of bystanders is priceless. The video of the prank has gone viral. ...
  • Golden Globe Awards: U2 wins best original song for 'Mandela....' January 13, 2014

    Los Angeles: Band U2's 'Ordinary love' from "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" was awarded with best original song motion picture at the 71st Golden Globe Awards held in Beverly Hills here Sunday evening. Bono, vocalist of U2, said that the award is personal to them as the late former South African...
  • 'Game of Thrones' is the most pirated TV show December 27, 2013

    Los Angeles: The finale episode of the third season of 'Game of Thrones' is the most pirated TV show like the second season finale earlier. The finale episode of the fantasy drama was downloaded 5.9 million times in June. The figures were collected by TorrentFreak based on files downloaded via...
  • Adarsh scam: Opposition stages a walkout in Maharashtra Assembly December 20, 2013

    Mumbai: The Opposition on Friday staged a walkout in the Maharshtra Assembly as the list of business did not have the tabling of the Adarsh Commission report listed. The government was expected to table the Adarsh Commission report in the House today. Earlier, Maharashtra Governor K Shankaranarayanan had refused to give...
  • Jeetendra's hand imprint tile to be unveiled next week December 13, 2013

    Mumbai: In a bid to pay tribute to the contribution of veteran actor Jeetendra to the film industry, a hand impression of him will be unveiled here next week. On December 18, a function will be organised by UTV Stars under 'Walk of the Stars' initiative, to pay an ode...
  • Winning the Oscar like running for President now: Susan Sarandon November 22, 2013

    Panaji: Academy award winning Hollywood star Susan Sarandon feels it is far more difficult to win an Oscar these days because the procedure is as elaborate as running for President. Sarandon, 67, was nominated four times for the Academy Awards before finally bagging the honour in 1995 for 'Dead Man Walking'. The...
  • Watch: 5 of world's coolest explosion walks; Sunny Deol does it best? November 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Movie buffs across the world are sure to agree that majority of the times it is the action genre that helps male actors give heartpounding and memorable performances. Whether it is a barefist tiff, sword fight or an elaborate action sequence which include cars toppling in the air...
  • Nelson Mandela's biopic to be screened for Barack Obama at White House November 5, 2013

    New York: The Nelson Mandela biopic 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' will get an audience from President Barack Obama, as well as a screening at the Kennedy Center hosted by Hillary Clinton. The Weinstein Company tells The Associated Press that Obama will screen the film on Thursday at the White...