Elton John biopic to release in May, 2019 (30 minutes ago)
London, May 25 (IANS) "Rocketman", a biopic on living legendary musician Elton John, will release on May 17, 2019.
Robbie McIntosh signs first record deal at 60 (04:36)
London, May 25 (IANS) Veteran British guitarist Robbie McIntosh has signed his first record deal as a solo artiste at the age of 60.
What to eat to stay full during Ramzan (03:42)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) For those observing fasts during the holy month of Ramzan, it will help to start a day with a heavy and nutritious meal so that the body feels satiated for the remaining day, suggest experts.
Iraq to probe alleged fraud in Parliamentary election (03:26)
Baghdad, May 25 (IANS) The Iraqi government held a meeting on Thursday to discuss allegations of fraud and irregularities in the Parliamentary election held on May 12.
Trump pardons late Jack Johnson (02:56)
Washington, May 25 (IANS) US President Donald Trump on Thursday pardoned former world boxing champion Jack Johnson, who was convicted in 1913 of engaging in a relationship with a white woman and saw his career destroyed.
I try to break stereotypes with each film: Sonam Kapoor Ahuja (02:56)
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, who is promoting her upcoming film 'Veere Di Wedding', has said that she tries to break stereotypes with each of her films.
Barrymore thinks dark circles make her look like 'ghoul' (02:22)
Los Angeles, May 25 (IANS) Actress Drew Barrymore feels dark circles under her eyes make her look like a "ghoul you came from the graveyard".
Trump signs law easing post-crisis regulation of banks (01:50)
Washington, May 25 (IANS) US President Donald Trump signed into law on Thursday a bill that partially repeals the 2010 Dodd-Frank act, which imposed tighter financial regulations in response to the global financial meltdown of 2008.
Emilia Clarke plans GoT tattoo (01:26)
Los Angeles, May 25 (IANS) Actress Emilia Clarke is planning to commemorate the end of "Game of Thrones" with a tattoo of a dragon on her wrist.
Manipal-TPG extends validity of its 'modified new offer' for Fortis (01:04)
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare (FHL) has said that a consortium of Manipal-TPG has extended the validity of its "modified" new offer to invest in the company.
'Veere Di Wedding' a progressive film: Kareena Kapoor Khan (00:44)
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has said that her upcoming 'Veere Di Wedding', which she is promoting these days, is a progressive film.
Morgan Freeman accused of sexual harassment by 8 women (00:44)
Los Angeles, May 25 (IANS) Legendary actor Morgan Freeman, 80, has been accused of sexual harassment by eight women. He has denied it saying he has never intended to make anyone uncomfortable.
Nushrat Bharucha to work with Atif Aslam (00:42)
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Actress Nushrat Bharucha is excited to work with Pakistani singing sensation Atif Aslam on a music video.
15 injured in LPG cylinder blast in Delhi (00:26)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) At least 15 persons were injured after an LPG cylinder exploded in Gandhi Nagar area here on Thursday night.
Wheat prices rise on import duty hike (00:26)
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Wheat prices rose across the country on Thursday after the government raised duty on its import from 20 per cent to 30 per cent a day ago.
Stories dated 2018-05-24
Childhood memories influence one's personality: Actress Geetanjali Thapa (23:58)
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) National Award-winning actress Geetanjali Thapa, who plays the female protagonist Minnie in the forthcoming film "Bioscopewala", says a person's childhood memories influence and impact his or her personality as an adult in a huge way.
Women can play important role in peace talks: Journalist (23:52)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Women can play a crucial role in peace talks and governments should co-opt them in peace bodies to cash in on their intrinsic qualities, said journalist and author Rashmi Saksena on Thursday.
Car catches fire, none injured (23:36)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A car was gutted in a fire on Thursday in central Delhi, though none was injured, a fire official said.
SEBI eases access for foreign investors in IFSC (23:12)
Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Thursday eased the market access for foreign investors in IFSC (International Financial Service Centre).
Higher education institutions to award degrees for online courses (23:04)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Higher Educational Institutions (HEI) can now offer certificate, diploma and degree programmes in full-fledged online mode, along with, as has been the norm, those offered in the regular mode, sunject to certain conditions, the government announced on Thursday.
Heat wave continues in Haryana, Punjab (23:02)
Chandigarh, May 24 (IANS) Haryana and Punjab continued to reel under severe heatwave conditions on Thursday with temperatures recorded in the 42-46 degrees Celsius mark at several places.
Man dies in drink driving accident (23:02)
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A man was killed on the spot when he crashed his car into railings on a road divider in an inebriated condition in northeast Delhi, police said on Thursday.
Stringent security at Santiniketan for Modi, Hasina visit (23:02)
Santiniketan, May 24 (IANS) Stringent security arrangements are in place for the 49th convocation of the Visva-Bharati University here, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina slated to attend the event on Friday.
Zidane calls entire squad for Champions League final vs Liverpool (22:50)
Madrid, May 24 (IANS) Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on Thursday summoned all of his 24 players to compete against Liverpool in the upcoming final of the UEFA Champions League in Kiev.
Mamata to have 'courtesy meeting' with Hasina (22:48)
Santiniketan (West Bengal), May 24 (IANS) Iterating that she shares a "great rapport" with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said the two will have a meeting in Kolkata on Saturday, but ruled out any discussions on the contentious Teesta river issue.