When Madonna kissed Spears's manager (1 minute ago)
Los Angeles, Oct 20 (IANS) Singer Britney Spears's longtime manager Larry Rudolph has finally revealed the story behind his kiss with singer Madonna at the 2003 Video Music Awards.
Goa Congress spokesperson sacked for anti-dynasty comment (3 minutes ago)
Panaji, Oct 20 (IANS) A day after he called for an end to "dynasty politics", the Goa Congress unit has removed the party's official spokesperson Durgadas Kamat from his post.
Face more important than body for women? (5 minutes ago)
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Changes in skin are visible signs of ageing. A new research shows that many women feel they have focussed more on the face than the entire body.
Pleasant Monday in Delhi, similar Tuesday likely (Lead) (7 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The national capital experienced a pleasant Monday, with the day's maximum temperature settling at 32.3 degrees Celsius - average for this time of the year. The Met Office has forecast similar weather Tuesday.
Javadekar proposes communications university on IIMC golden jubilee (7 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar Monday proposed launching a communications university on the golden jubilee of the Indian Institute of Mass Communications in 2015.
Pakistani syndicate busted, eight held for cheating (7 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Eight members of a Pakistan-based syndicate have been arrested for cheating several people to the tune of lakhs of rupees by ensnaring them in a lottery scheme, police here said Monday.
Snapdeal.com forays into premium designer-wear segment (11 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Digital marketplace Snapdeal.com has announced the launch of The Designer Studio in association with Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI). It promises to offer the best of fashion from some of the biggest names in the industry.
Irrfan Khan to head Abu Dhabi film fest jury (13 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan will preside over the Narrative Feature Competition Jury at the forthcoming Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF).
Guerrilla hideout busted in Jammu and Kashmir (15 minutes ago)
Jammu, Oct 20 (IANS) Security forces Monday busted a guerrilla hideout in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district and seized some arms and ammunition.
Three killed in car bomb attacks in Iraq's Karbala (17 minutes ago)
Baghdad, Oct 20 (IANS) At least three people were killed and 17 others wounded in four car bomb attacks in Iraq's holy Shia city of Karbala, a police source said.
Philips Mobile launches handset for senior citizens (19 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Philips Mobile Monday launched Philips Xenium X2566, a feature phone exclusively designed for senior citizens, and said it was available for sale priced at Rs.3,800.
Rekha's TV presence has left tremendous impact: Indra Kumar (23 minutes ago)
By Subhash K. Jha
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Veteran actress Rekha, who has kept her distance from the small screen, has duly followed the current tradition of appearing on popular TV reality shows to promote her forthcoming release "Super Nani". Director Indra Kumar can't thank her enough.
Reforms push Sensex up 321 points (Roundup) (25 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) After losing 0.71 percent in the last weekly trade session, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday closed the day's trade 321.32 points or 1.23 percent up as bullish sentiments prevailed after the government last week announced a slew of oil and gas reforms.
Teenaged boy jumps off Gurgaon school building (25 minutes ago)
Gurgaon, Oct 20 (IANS) A 15-year-old boy jumped from his private school building here Monday, police said. His condition is critical.
Repeated viewing of violence and sex 'desensitises' parents (27 minutes ago)
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS) In a stunning report, researchers have revealed that when it comes to sex and violence, the more parents watch TV shows or movies with explicit scenes, the less they care about what their kids can watch.
Malaysia keen to invest Rs.10,000 crore on Rajasthan roads (29 minutes ago)
Jaipur, Oct 20 (IANS) Malaysia has expressed its keenness to invest Rs.10,000 crore in the road sector in Rajasthan, officials Monday said.
Myanmar fined for fans' pitch invasion in AFC U-19 (17:58)
Yangon, Oct 20 (IANS) Myanmar's football authorities were Monday fined $24,000 after their fans invaded the pitch post a AFC U-19 Championships game here.
23 killed in Bangladesh bus accident (Lead) (17:52)
Dhaka, Oct 20 (IANS) At least 23 people were killed and 20 injured Monday in a head-on collision between two passenger buses in Bangladesh.
DDLJ begins its 20th year of run at Maratha Mandir (17:52)
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Bollywood film “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge”, considered an ode to love by many, has started its 20th year of uninterrupted run at the iconic Maratha Mandir cinema hall here.
India, Indonesia natural partners for cooperation: Mukherjee (17:48)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Monday said India looked forward to working with Indonesia to "further strengthen the close and friendly relations" as both the countries were "natural partners for mutually beneficial cooperation".
In two days, Parineeti turns 26, no b'day plans yet (17:48)
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Parineeti Chopra will turn 26 Wednesday, and while several stars plan lavish birthday parties much in advance, the actress has no plans as of now.
Diverse mix of books in DSC Prize 2014 longlist (17:44)
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Ten books, penned by authors from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, are in the race for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, it was announced Monday.
Hong Kong apex court bans protestors from blocking roads (17:42)
Hong Kong, Oct 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court of Hong Kong Monday enacted a preliminary injunction to ban demonstrators from occupying roads in Mong Kok.
Look 'hot' in cold! (17:34)
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Don't let the cold weather be your excuse for not looking 'hot' this winter! Give your wardrobe a makeover.
Gurmeet puts on dancing shoes for 'Jamai Raja' (TV Snippets) (17:34)
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Actor Gurmeet Choudhary is back on television, but for a dance performance on show "Jamai Raja". He says the small screen stint made him "nostalgic".