Lily Allen wins damages

Singer Lily Allen accepted damages Thursday from the publisher of a football magazine about a fake interview in which she was quoted making offensive remarks about David and Victoria Beckham.
The High Court in London was told that the French magazine 'So Foot' claimed in its May 2009 issue that Allen also made remarks about British singer Cheryl Cole and her then husband, Chelsea footballer Ashley Cole.
The singer's lawyer Mark Thomson said the publishers accepted "that the

Zuckerberg takes staff to see ‘Social Network’

Mark Zuckerberg ended up seeing "The Social Network" after all.
The Facebook cofounder and CEO took his staff to a screening, a company spokesperson confirmed.
"To celebrate a period of intense activity at Facebook, we decided to go to the movies. We thought this particular movie might be amusing," the spokesperson said.
After the film, the group indulged in apple martinis, the same drink Jesse Eisenberg, who plays Zuckerberg, and Justin Timberlake (Napster's Sean

Raghubir Yadav plays Hitler

Remember the film being made on Adolf Hitler, called "Dear Friend Hitler", which created so much controversy that Anupam Kher, who was supposed to play Hitler, backed out? Now, the title role's being played by Raghubir Yadav, who is finding it a bit tough to play the Great Dictator.
"I usually don't fear taking up roles that are difficult, so I agreed for this one," says Raghubir. "The character I play is totally different from who I am," he rues light heartedly. The actor

Sameera turns veggie

It's that time of the year when vegetarianism is celebrated in full measure. Perhaps coinciding with the recently-concluded Vegetarian Week, Sameera Reddy has decided to turn vegetarian with a vengeance. "I just think it's the healthier option," the actress said, "It was just a recent realisation and since then, I've decided to say no to meat."
The decision, she said, was met with surprise and scepticism from her family members and close friends. "They were shocked," reveals the


Manish Malhotra opened the HDIL India Couture Week 2010 on Wednesday night and the who's who of Bollywood industry stepped in to support him. Obviously, if Aishwarya Rai was to walk the ramp, who would want to miss the show?Aishwarya's appearance set off the HDIL India Couture Week to a flying start. Her dress blended a modern silhouette with traditional fabric, lace and embroidery. Manish won many accolades for his bridal couture collection as the guests seemed agog with the

FBI seizes Lennon’s fingerprint card from auction house

Late Beatle's application for US residence confiscated by authorities in 'raid' on NY memorabilia dealer
John Lennon's application for permanent US residence was seized by the FBI this week, in a "raid" on a New York auction house. The 1976 immigration document, which included Lennon's signature and fingerprints, was expected to sell for at least $100,000 (£62,621), according to the dealer.
"I don't know why it was so important that they had to have it back," Pete Siegel