29 Nov 2020
Our pick: Top four Netflix titles for Oscars 2021 race
COVID-19 might have shut the doors of theatres, but it meant extra eyeballs for streaming services.
28 Aug 2020
Jail inmate attacks disgraced singer R Kelly: Here's why
R Kelly, currently incarcerated at Metropolitan Correctional Center, Chicago "isn't doing well."
14 Aug 2020
Disgraced singer R Kelly's "friends" arrested for threatening victims
R&B singer R Kelly, currently incarcerated at Metropolitan Correctional Center, Chicago, is in news for his "friends" now.
12 Jun 2020
Indian-origin doctor performs double lung transplant on COVID-19 patient
In a first, a team of surgeons in Chicago has successfully given a new set of lungs to a young woman suffering from COVID-19.
24 May 2020
Varun Dhawan's aunt passes away, actor mourns her demise
Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan's maternal aunt has passed away, he confirmed on social media.
24 May 2020
Filmmaker Kunal Kohli loses maternal aunt to coronavirus
Bollywood filmmaker Kunal Kohli's maternal aunt passed away in Chicago, United States, after an eight-week battle with the coronavirus.
15 Dec 2019
Had five operations within 1.5yrs: Kim Kardashian on pregnancy complications
American television personality Kim Kardashian West has opened up about the health complications she suffered during and after her first two pregnancies.
18 Nov 2019
WWE: Ranking the career-defining moments of CM Punk
Former world champion CM Punk has made waves on social media after his sensational return to WWE TV, during Backstage on Fox Sports, last week.
17 Oct 2019
American boxer Patrick Day passes away aged 27: Details here
American boxer Patrick Day, who was in the news of late after suffering serious brain injuries following his bout against fellow American Charles Conwell, has passed away at the slender age of 27.
25 Sep 2019
This website converts Wikipedia articles into 'academic papers'
In academia, Wikipedia is often looked down upon. Something about it permitting edits by anyone that professors just can't stand.
11 Sep 2019
NBA: Here are the records held by Michael Jordan
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has seen a number of legendary players being born.
31 Jul 2019
Rags to riches: These famous stars once struggled for food
There are some like Josh Brolin (of Thanos fame), Charlie Sheen (Two and a Half Men actor) and Gwyneth Paltrow (of Iron Man fame), who had their paths smoothened before they forayed into the entertainment industry, courtesy their famous parents.
13 Jul 2019
How American singer R Kelly kept minors as sex slaves
Disgraced American singer R Kelly was arrested recently in Chicago on charges of abuse and aggravated sexual assault.
12 Jun 2019
WWE: Five most emotional matches of all time
WWE is more about entertainment rather than the sport of wrestling. And, it is due to this element, fans love the promotion.
18 Mar 2019
Mia Khalifa reveals how Robert Sandberg proposed to her
Former adult movie star Mia Khalifa, who is quite popular globally, broke millions of hearts lately after getting engaged to her beau Robert Sandberg.
16 Feb 2019
US: Gunman murders five, later gets killed in police firefight
Five people were killed and multiple police officers shot yesterday when a gunman opened fire in an industrial area on the outskirts of Chicago, the latest mass shooting to hit the United States.
02 Feb 2019
Watch: Boiling water freezes in air in Midwest US
If you are irritated with Delhi winters, then take a look at the US where people are throwing boiling water in the air to see it freeze. And you'd stop complaining.
30 Dec 2018
#RIPMrinalSen: Legendary Bengali filmmaker dies of heart attack
Bengali cinema is often believed to have been taken to new heights by 3 directors who gained recognition at a global stage for being pioneer filmmakers. The first two are Satyajit Ray and Ritwik Ghatak.
27 Nov 2018
Kim Kardashian was high on ecstasy while making sex tape
Kim Kardashian is one of the most popular TV/internet personalities with the show Keeping Up With The Kardashians dedicated to her family's life.
20 Nov 2018
Chicago: Hospital shooting leaves three dead; gunman also killed
Less than two weeks after the Thousand Oaks shooting in California rocked the US, another gun violence tragedy has befallen the nation.
31 Oct 2018
MRI machine test leaves several iPhones dead: Details here
When a healthy smartphone stops working, it is pretty weird, but when a number of devices made by a single manufacturer freeze out altogether, it is a whole new level of weird.
10 Sep 2018
People trying to make the word Hindu 'untouchable': Venkaiah Naidu
Some people are trying to make the word Hindu "untouchable" and "intolerable", Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said Sunday as he stressed on the need for preserving the true values of Hinduism to alter "ill-informed" opinions and attitudes.
09 Sep 2018
Entire world's economy is slowing down, India's is growing: Naidu
India has made tremendous progress under PM Modi in last four years and the entire world is now looking towards the country, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu told a gathering of Telugu Americans in Chicago.
08 Sep 2018
Hindu society will progress only if it comes together: Bhagwat
On Friday, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat called for the Hindu society to be united.
04 Sep 2018
US: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu to commemorate Vivekananda's Chicago speech
In his first visit to the US as Vice President, M Venkaiah Naidu will address people of Indian origin in Chicago at an event to commemorate the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's speech at the Parliament of Religions in 1893.
17 Aug 2018
#GamingBytes: Pokemon Go gets new mythical Pokemon Celebi
Pokemon Go players have a new reason to cheer.
07 Aug 2018
Sporty The Golden Retriever rules Chicago, for the right reasons
Us dog owners, we don't need alarm clocks. Our dogs double up as that.
05 Jul 2018
Beijing: Indian professor appointed as European president of Chinese business-institute
Dipak Jain, a prominent Indian professor in the US, has been appointed as the new European president of Shanghai-based China Europe International Business School (CEIBS).
16 Jun 2018
Tollywood sex racket busted in Chicago; two top heroines named
In what has come as a shocker for the Southern film industry, the names of two prominent heroines have cropped up in connection with an elaborate prostitution racket in Chicago which was busted by the US federal agents.
15 Jun 2018
Salman, Akshay, Katrina sued for $1mn for 'breach of contract'
An Indian-American promoter has taken top Bollywood stars including Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif and Akshay Kumar to court, seeking $1mn (Rs. 6.8cr) in damages.
14 Jun 2018
Elon Musk's Boring Company to build high-speed transit in Chicago
The city of Chicago has struck a deal with Elon Musk's Boring Company to develop high-speed transit rail tunnels between the O'Hare International Airport and downtown Chicago.
14 Jun 2018
Top Tollywood producer arrested in US for sex-racket involving actresses
A Telugu businessman-turned-film producer and his wife were nabbed in Chicago, US, for allegedly running a sex racket by exploiting young and vulnerable actresses.
15 May 2018
WOW! New Delhi to North America for Rs. 13,499?
Soon, you will be able to travel to North America for as low as Rs. 13,499, a massive Rs. 46,000 less than the usual fare.
11 Apr 2018
Planning to study abroad? Here are 8 prestigious international scholarships
Many Indians seek opportunities to study abroad at top universities after Class-12 or graduation. However, many face financial obstacles that often prevent them from pursuing their dreams.
10 Apr 2018
Bored of paintings? Decorate your house using fossils instead
The world has moved on from decorating their houses with paintings. Now people want dinosaurs.
28 Mar 2018
Apple launches new iPad for students with Apple Pencil support
As expected, Apple has launched a new iPad (2018) at its recently held education-themed event in Chicago.
24 Mar 2018
Apple's mysterious "Education Event" on 27 March: What to expect?
Apple hosts an event every spring to unveil new products and release major updates, but this year, it's holding a special education-focused event to take us on a "field trip" on 27 March.
17 Mar 2018
Apple's upcoming event in Chicago school to focus on education
Apple has sent out media invites for an event on March 27 that will focus on education and "creative new ideas for teachers and students."
06 Feb 2018
Beloved father of series Fraiser, John Mahoney, breathes his last
John Mahoney, who was famous for his role of a dog-loving father Martin Crane in popular sitcom Fraiser, passed away on Sunday.
20 Jan 2018
Michael Phelps says he contemplated suicide
The greatest Olympian of all time, Michael Phelps made some shocking revelations while speaking at the mental health conference in Chicago.