China’s opens its doors to a 1.2M book library

China opened the doors of its new, futuristic library earlier this month. The Tianjin Binhai Library, located just outside Beijing, features a luminous spherical...

Padmavati embroiled in controversy even after censor board’s nod

MUMBAI: Unhappy over the censor board’s green signal to Bollywood film Padmavati with certain changes, a Rajput outfit today demanded a total ban on...

Sonakshi Sinha- The action girl of Bollywood

Director A R Murugadoss is impressed with the way Sonakshi Sinha, lead actress of his upcoming film Akira, has performed the action sequences in...

Europeans undergo training for Mars mission in Oman desert

DHOFAR: Would-be astronauts in aluminium-coated suits venture out in rovers from a sprawling camp in Oman’s barren desert: a simulation by a European venture...

Bonhams to preview Pakistani masterpieces at Dubai Art Fair

Bonhams 1793 Ltd, one of the world’s leading auctioneers of Asian art, are proud to announce their latest auction of Pakistani art, the preview...

Raj Kapoor refused to visit China because of his size: Randhir Kapoor

Bollywood’s showman Raj Kapoor may have brought the film industry to China, but the actor-filmmaker never visited the country as he wished his fans...

Kill terrorists, not talks: Mahesh Bhatt plea to Pak, India govt

Amid escalating tensions between India and Pakistan, Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt appealed to Pakistan and India government to promote peace, not war. Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt...

McCartney wins Grammy for ‘Kisses On The Bottom’

Some pop icons from the 1960s have won at the Grammys. Paul McCartney won the best traditional pop vocal album for “Kisses On The...

Mukesh Bhatt may rope in ‘The Wolverine’ technicians for ‘Mr. X’

Technicians behind the special effects of international superhero flick “The Wolverine” might pitch in to add a Hollywood touch to Vishesh Films’ forthcoming 3D...

Amjad Sabri’s son pays tribute to father, breaks into tears

  Mujadid Sabri and Aun Sabri, sons of slain Pakistani Sufi singer Amjad Sabri paid tribute to their father and broke into tears while reciting...

Charlie Sheen demands $10 million for memoir?

Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen, whose life has been transparent in the public eye, has reportedly demanded $10 million for a memoir on his life. The...

Listening to Taylor Swift’s music can make you immoral

There may be a hidden dark side to upbeat music, suggests new research. According to recent findings, listening to happy music can increase one’s willingness...

Highways in the sky: Mystery baffles researchers

When a strange 'highway' was spotted in the skies in China, few people knew what had caused the unusual astronomical phenomenon. After investigating, meteorological...

Want to do Indian films: Monica Bellucci

Recent media reports suggested that Shekhar Kapur had approached Italian actor Monica Bellucci to play the female lead in his next film, Paani. But...

Indian man dies while watching ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

Avengers: Infinity War has been breaking records worldwide. However, this was not one record it expected to break. A 43-year-old man died while watching Avengers:...

Captain Marvel VS Aquaman: Who takes the lead?

Marvel and DC Comics have been creating superheroes and fictional gods for as long as one can remember. The storied rivalry between the two goes...

70-year-old farmer eaten by his hogs

On Wednesday morning, Terry V. Garner, a 70-year-old Oregon farmer, went to feed his animals. Several hours later, when he hadn’t returned, a family...