Weekend

  • Travelogue: Jodhpur's Ranbanka Palace is a perfect heritage classic weekend getaway 25-01-2014 02:28 PM

    Is a relaxing, solitary, but entertaining classic getaway on your wish list? Kaalbelia dances, delightful puppet shows, mouth watering 'laal maas' and the traditional paintings at the Ranbanka Palace Hotel in this historic Rajasthan town could provide the answer. A weekend trip to the "classic heritage property", a title awarded...
  • Singapore: Alcohol sale, consumption banned in riot hit 'Little India' on weekend 10-12-2013 11:09 AM

    Sale and consumption of alcohol will be banned this coming weekend in Little India's Race Course Road area where riot broke out on Sunday night after a fatal accident. Announcing the ban on Monday, Second Minister for Home Affairs S Iswaran said details of the ban, such as exactly what...
  • Round-up: NH7 Weekender pulls the madness out on day 1 01-12-2013 04:36 PM

    New Delhi: Music surely has its own sensitivity, varying from individual to infidel. You can't put its definition into brackets and so crazy was the twilight. After much loved debut of NH7 Weekender last year, the festival rocked the capital once again. With music acts across all genres, ranging from...
  • NH7 Weekender: The Dewarists steals the show on day 1 01-12-2013 03:05 PM

    New Delhi: Hot air balloon and giant wheel rides, art installations for a good cause, shiny, happy festival goers all wrapped up in their winter best, and, of course, some truly epic sets by everyone from Swedish metal giants Meshuggah and festival favourite Nucleya to Mumbai hardcore band Scribe and...
  • NH7 Weekender 2013 enthralls the music lovers of Delhi-NCR 30-11-2013 07:42 PM

    New Delhi: The much awaited Bacardi NH7 Weekender is back in NCR with performances that will leave you beautifully inebriated with artistes playing their rocks and classics. Bacardi NH7 Weekender is around the corner featuring over 60 artistes across six stages with its signature festive spirit. The gigs include indie,...
  • NH7 Weekender 2013 is a tribute to its long-time fans: Vijay Nair 28-11-2013 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: What began as a little artiste management and booking agency in 2002 with a handful of people working out of an apartment in Mumbai's suburbs, Vijay Nair's 'Out Much Loud' has now emerged as India's live music and entertainment conglomerate. Most definitely, there has been no looking back...
  • Bacardi NH7 Weekender set to kick-off at Buddh international circuit 28-11-2013 12:14 PM

    New Delhi: "How many days left?" Raziya Khan asks her friend while travelling in the metro. Her friend counts the days on her fingers '26, 27, 28, 29...' and almost squeals with a child-like excitement "hey that's 4 right? Just 4 more days to go. Pinch me!". Jokes, Giggles, plans...
  • Roman Polanski's documentary on racing comes to limelight after 40 years 20-11-2013 02:12 PM

    New Delhi: 'Weekend of a Champion,' a documentary about British Formula One driver Jackie Stewart, went unnoticed for about 40 years until the London film lab where it was stored was closing and asked its producer, Roman Polanski, what to do with it. The Polish-French filmmaker, 80, had all but...
  • Snapshot: Prateik, Sophie cheer for Sonam Kapoor as she walks the ramp 16-11-2013 11:53 AM

    Known for her fashion sense, Sonam Kapoor walked the ramp for international designer Mark Fest on the first day of Signature International Fashion Weekend. The actress looked stunning as she walked the ramp in a gown. Though the actress sashayed the ramp, others from the film fraternity like Prateik and...
  • Saudi Arabia changes its working week to Sunday-Thursday 24-06-2013 06:52 AM

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has announced it is switching its official weekend to Fridays and Saturdays, bringing the kingdom's working week closer in line with other countries in a move long desired by many of the country's businesses. Saudi Arabia, the biggest Arab economy, had been the only member of the...
  • 'GI Joe: Retaliation' grabs top spot at box office 03-04-2013 05:25 PM

    The second installment of the series took more than $41.2 million from Friday through Sunday. ...
  • Cruise's 'Mission' accomplishes box-office win 27-12-2011 12:58 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood has picked up a little Christmas bonus. Studios generally underestimated the size of their movie audiences over the weekend, and they're now revising the holiday revenues upward. Leading the way is Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol', which pulled in $29.5 million for the weekend. That...
  • If you're happy and you know it, did you tweet? 30-09-2011 01:17 PM

    Washington: Twitter confirms it: People tend to wake up in a good mood and are happiest on weekends. The fast-paced forum is offering scientists a peek at real-time, presumably little-filtered human behavior and thoughts. Cornell University researchers turned to the microblog to study mood and found a pretty consistent pattern....
  • India's biggest showbiz weekend on October 28-30 23-09-2011 02:18 PM

    New Delhi: It's a pleasant dilemma on October 30 as three of the biggest events India has ever seen will divide viewers between the closing ceremony of the country's first Grand Prix, eccentric style icon Lady Gaga's show and an electrifying performance by thrash pioneers Metallica. Metallica is slated to...
  • Sayali okay with wearing bikini on screen 16-09-2011 04:07 PM

    New Delhi: Former Miss India and actress Sayali Bhagat says she doesn't understand talk about girls refusing to sport a bikini in Dhoom 3, adding she would gladly wear one for a role. "I have no inhibitions about looking sexy. I am quite comfortable with my body. I want to...
  • Bollybuzz: Big B launches the music of 'This Weekend' 16-09-2011 12:17 AM

    Also on BollyBuzz, Sanjay Dutt launches the music of 'Azaan'. ...
  • Big B unveils first look of 'This Weekend' 14-09-2011 07:31 PM

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan unveiled the first look of stuntman-turned-director Tinu Verma's This Weekend. Big B also on Tuesday released the music of the film with the cast of the movie - Rajneesh Duggal, Sayali Bhagat and Tamil actor Arjun, said a statement. The film will be released in...
  • Sayali aspires to be world's busiest model 28-07-2011 04:09 PM

    Jammu: Model-turned-Actress Sayali Bhagat, who claims she has walked the ramp 1800 times, says she aspires to have record number of fashion shows to her credit. "I aspire to become an international model holding the record of maximum number of ramp shows. I have already done 1800 shows till now,"...
  • Obesity hits kids staying up late on weekends 25-01-2011 02:26 PM

    London: Kids staying up late at weekends are more likely to be obese, says a new study. Those who are told to go to bed early on weekend nights get a chance to catch up on the sleep they do not get throughout the week and tend to be thinner....
  • Weekend drinking riskier than daily dose 19-01-2011 01:11 PM

    London: There is bad news for exclusive weekend drinkers - they could be harming themselves more than what daily drinkers get. Researchers at Toulouse University in France compared the drinking habits of middle-aged men in three towns in France with that in Belfast in Northern Ireland. The Frenchmen drank much...
  • Get ready for some off-beat movies this weekend 12-11-2010 05:56 PM

    This Friday get geared up for some off-beat movies that are to hit the theaters. ...
  • Home alone, Obama spends a bachelor's weekend 09-08-2010 01:39 PM

    Washington: Home alone, President Barack Obama has been enjoying what some have jokingly referred to as a bachelor's weekend with friends – golfing, playing basketball and grilling out on the White House South Lawn. The festivities are all part of a belated birthday celebration of sorts for the president, who...