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Supreme Court strikes down Padmaavat ban, film to release across India

January 18, 2018 15:54 PM

As Supreme Court cleared the path for the release of Padmaavat and stayed the ban on the film imposed by Gujarat, Rajasthan, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh, protests are already being reported from various parts of India.

Trump announces ‘Fake News Awards’, picks on NYT, CNN, Washington Post

January 18, 2018 15:47 PM

The Republican president announced his top-10 list -- which included his regular targets CNN, The New York Times and The Washington Post -- using his preferred medium of Twitter.

Man United’s longstanding dream to sign CR 7 for $25.7m-a-year could happen

January 17, 2018 15:10 PM

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is keen on leaving the Santiago Bernabeu outfit and rejoin Manchester United after the Portuguese international “felt betrayed” by club president Florentino Perez over a reported broken promises of a pay rise.

Thousands of women take to streets across country to demand reproductive rights

January 17, 2018 14:51 PM

WARSAW, Jan 17: Women across Poland are set to protest against attempts by the government to further restrict access to abortion.

Eight-year-old Sydney girl the youngest magazine editor in the world

January 17, 2018 13:41 PM

Many people believe the magazine industry is dying but one young girl has proved that it can thrive with the right person in-charge.

Pretty dresses are no longer just for women

January 17, 2018 12:30 PM

Out to “liberate” men from the straitjacket of convention, designer Alejandro Gomez Palomo dresses up his male models in transparent dresses with plunging necklines, and outfits embroidered with pearls and sequins.

5 reasons why haldi doodh is the best night drink for WEIGHT LOSS!

January 17, 2018 11:33 AM

Haldi doodh is famous for curing injuries and treating cold and cough. Haldi or turmeric is a powerful Indian super-food which has been used for centuries to heal ailments and has been proven to be a great form of alternative medicine. But, other than its medicinal and therapeutic properties, haldi doodh is great for weight loss as well.

Ed Sheeran accused of plagiarising country song

January 16, 2018 16:50 PM

NEW YORK, Jan 16: Ed Sheeran has been hit with a plagiarism lawsuit over a hit song originally recorded by Australian country music star Jasmine Rae.

Manchester United Put Alexis Sanchez Saga Aside To See Off Stoke City

January 16, 2018 14:52 PM

Manchester United took time off from their pursuit of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez to coast to a comfortable 3-0 victory against Stoke at Old Trafford on Monday. Antonio Valencia and Anthony Martial in the first half, and Romelu Lukaku after the break, were on the scoresheet as Jose Mourinho finally beat struggling Stoke as United manager at the fourth time of asking.

Bigg Boss 11 winner Shilpa Shinde: Here’s everything you want to know about her

January 15, 2018 11:09 AM

Jan 15: Shilpa and Vikas Gupta’s legendary fights which carried over from their Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain fracas started Shilpa on a strong note. Her culinary skills helped her make friends on the show but refusal to proactively participate in the tasks was a hindrance.

Is it really impossible to forget ‘first’ love?

January 15, 2018 10:03 AM

There is nothing as sweet as first love nor is there anything as tumultuous as first love gone wrong. While most of us might agree to the impossibility of forgetting one’s first love, a few might just dismiss it calling it mere ‘puppy’ love. The experience of falling in love for the first time, be it good or bad, is definitely unforgettable.

Massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake hits coast of Peru

January 14, 2018 15:52 PM

PERU, Jan 14: A tsunami threat has been issued in Peru following a powerful earthquake just off the coast of South America. The 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck about 124km south west of the town of Puquio, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. Officials in Peru said there is a tsunami alert for areas within a 300km radius of the earthquake. The west coast of the USA is not expected to be affected by a tsunami.

Giuliana Farfalla: German Playboy cover to have transgender model

January 14, 2018 12:33 PM

Jan 14: The German edition of Playboy magazine will feature a transgender model on its cover for the first time.

Doctors want President Trump's head examined

January 14, 2018 12:23 PM

President Donald Trump is "in excellent health," White House physician, Dr. Ronny Jackson, said following his physical Friday. But it's not clear whether any mental health tests were conducted, despite urging from mental health professionals.

Why you should get your hearing checked

January 14, 2018 12:01 PM

Jan 14: Ten million people in the UK - one in six of us - have some degree of hearing loss.

Vivo with a fingerprint sensor under its touchscreen

January 14, 2018 10:46 AM

Jan 14: With the move to edge-to-edge screens and narrower bezels, there's just no room to put a fingerprint sensor on the front of a phone anymore. Phone makers have moved them to the side or back, or removed them entirely.

This happens to your skin when you don't remove make-up before sleeping

January 14, 2018 09:35 AM

We have all been there, when we are too lazy to remove our make-up. From attending late-night weddings to a long day at work, removing make-up seems like a tedious job at night. But, do you know that this habit can take a toll on your skin.

Yuvraj Singh, R Ashwin lead 1122 name-list, Joe Root enters for 1st time

January 13, 2018 14:39 PM

NEW DELHI, Jan 13: Indian Premier League 2018 auction will see more than a thousand players go under the hammer. The player registration closed on Friday and 1122 players have signed up for the auction that will be held on January 27 and 28.

Six-year-old’s brutal rape and murder ignites outrage in Pakistan

January 13, 2018 14:16 PM

Pakistan was rocked by violent protests when the body of a six-year-old girl, Zainab, was recovered on Tuesday from a trash dump in the border city of Kasur, Punjab. The city remained paralyzed for over 50 hours, and protests were ignited elsewhere in the country as shock over the brutal murder spread.

5 beauty hacks that every girl should know

January 13, 2018 11:31 AM

If you think staying beautiful takes a lot of effort, then you need to read this. All it takes to look beautiful are some simple hacks and if you're wondering what are they, here's help.