We're survivors of sexual assault in some way: Viola Davis

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 08:00

Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Actress Viola Davis says her own experiences with sexual assault led her to become an advocate for the Rape Foundation, adding that "we are all survivors of sexual assault in some way, shape or form".


Trump meets with Hispanics in Miami a day after first presidential debate

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 05:24

Miami, Sep 28 (IANS) A day after the first televised debate with his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump met here on Tuesday with more than 100 Hispanic leaders amid protests by other members of the Latino community.


Mom wants me to get married: Usain Bolt

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 02:40

Los Angeles, Sep 28 (IANS) Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt, who is dating Kasi Bennett, says his mother wants him to get married soon.


Twinkle Khanna reveals her healthy alternatives

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 22:32

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress-turned-author and interior designer Twinkle Khanna on Tuesday stressed the importance of healthy eating habits, citing her own lifestyle as an example.


Uttam Singh named for Maharashtra's 'Lata Mangeshkar Award'

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 20:30

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Veteran music director and violinist Uttam Singh has been named for this year's "Lata Mangeshkar Award for Lifetime Achievement" of the Maharashtra government on the eve of the legendary singer's 86th birthday on Wednesday, Education Minister Vinod Tawde announced here on Tuesday.


Didn't want to go with established names: 'Disco 82' director

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 19:46

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Director Karan Darra, who is gearing up for the release of his next film "Disco 82", says he made a conscious decision not to feature established names for the movie as it is "heavy on content".


Twitter India introduces live video interview series

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 19:46

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Twitter India and digital video network PING Network are launching a live video interview series with business and technology leaders over Twitter's live streaming app Periscope.


Bollywood split on MNS ban on Pakistani artistes

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 19:40

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) As MNS workers protested outside filmmaker Karan Johar's office here on Tuesday over Pakistani actor Fawad Khan's presence in his film "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil", industry veterans Subhash Chandra and Anupam Kher justified the MNS ban on Pakistani artistes.


adidas Uprising's second edition to begin from Bengaluru

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 19:30

Bengaluru, Sep 27 (IANS) adidas, a known name in the sporting goods industry, is returning with the second edition of its initiative Uprising 2.0, which is to inspire sports enthusiasts to discover the joy of playing sports.


Lata Mangeshkar has special message for Pakistan

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 19:20

Mumbai, Sep 27 (IANS) Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar won't celebrate her 87th birthday on Wednesday as 18 Indian soldiers recently died "so brutally in Uri". She is saddened by the darkness all around, including the deteriorating relations with Pakistan. But she hopes they stay happy and live in peace.