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Everyone seems to be talking of Ides of March known to many as Idus Martias. To be true Idus Martias has been in the memory of people for years and the 15th March has been celebrated across the world. Though in recent times, the Idea of March didn’t receive any religious or cultural significance, but […]

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Los Angeles, (IANS) Khole Kardashian wants her sister Kim Kardashian’s to date, rapper-turned-fashion designer Kanye West. She believes that they can make a great couple. Kim Kardashian, who also sat in the front row at Kanye’s Paris Fashion Week show, previously been romancing with the rapper. She has already filed for divorce from Kris Humphries, […]

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New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) A tight budget, a difficult theme and a curvy actress to dress! Stylist Niharika Khan worked with all odds in “The Dirty Picture”, but says her struggle to make Silk, played by Vidya Balan, look more silky than vulgar in the hit movie has paid rich dividends in the form […]

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By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, (IANS) The campaign to preserve vernacular mother tongues and make knowledge accessible to students through translation across the linguistic arc has taken a big stride with a new bilingual dictionary series in Hindi, Bengali, Oriya, Malayalam, Tamil and Kannada from the source language, English. An initiative of the Central Institute […]

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By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, (IANS) Fed up with alleged harassment by the income tax department, members of the family of the erstwhile Nizam of Hyderabad are planning protests in Delhi during the budget session of parliament starting next week. At the centre of the row is Rs.8.99 crore ($1.8 million) tax dues being demanded by […]

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By Mauli Buch Mumbai, For over 40 years we have known Kader Khan for his humour and dialogues. But now this Kabul-born Bollywood actor is immersed in academics. He has designed courses for studies in Arabic and Urdu languages and says education can remove lot of misconceptions about religion. The veteran actor is set to […]

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By Vidya Bhushan Rawat Uttar-Pradesh’s poll results are out. Every body claiming their poll predictions have come true. The election commission has been able to maintain its dignity and impartiality in handling the situation though political parties which are at the receiving end of the Commission’s reprimand normally blame the commission for being bias against […]

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New Delhi: Vibrant red, blue, green, yellow and pink colours spread joy and merriment as people across north India celebrated the festival of Holi Thursday by smearing coloured powder on each other and exchanging sweets and greetings. In the capital, a warm spring sun added enthusiasm to the celebrations as people came out in large […]

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Moscow, (IANS/RIA Novosti) Based on a romantic pop hit from Soviet times, a Kazakh man has ordered one million red roses for his wife on International Women’s Day that will be observed Thursday. The man had a spat with his wife and sought to make up to her, according to the Express-K.kz news website. The […]

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By Mohit Dubey Lucknow, (IANS) Other than colour, Holi in this part of the country is time for bacchus lovers to let their hair down. But as other places have moved to beer and other forms of alcohol like wine, vodka and Scotch, the elder generation here is still hooked to the traditional thandai – […]

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New Delhi, (IANS) Has Vidya Balan’s success story enhanced the status of Bollywood women from a hero’s sidekick to centrepiece? Very few filmmakers are spinning woman-centric scripts even now, though Kareena Kapoor’s whopping Rs.8 crore ($1.6 million) fee for “Heroine” seems to raise hope. “Kahaani”, “Heroine” and the evergreen Sridevi’s comeback film “English Vinglish” are […]

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Dehradun, (IANS) The Congress Tuesday emerged as the single largest party in Uttarakhand with 32 members, ahead of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by a notch in the 70-member Uttarakhand assembly. The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), which was routed in the neighbouring Uttar Pradesh, holds the key to the government formation in the hill state […]

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He may be the foremost media personality in the US, but Rush Limbaugh is losing advertisers and fans after Sandra Fluke slut remark Rush Limbaugh has been losing fans and friends. But that may not be a great issue for him. But what may be disturbing for him is the fact that he is losing […]

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Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio has called President Barack Obama birth certificate as forgery, though others say that it is laughable and there is no point in raising such a pointless question President Obama is facing the heat from unexpected quarters prior to the Presidential elections in the US. His detractors are trying to start a […]

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