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Ronaldinho opens up on arrest in fake passport case

28 Apr 2020

Ronaldinho opens up on arrest in fake passport case

Former Brazilian football superstar Ronaldinho said that his arrest and subsequent house arrest in Paraguay for using a false passport was difficult to handle.

Second coronavirus wave likely next year, claims CDC Director

17 Apr 2020

Second coronavirus wave likely next year, claims CDC Director

The outbreak of COVID-19, aka the novel coronavirus disease, has killed more than 1.4 lakh around the world.

Hit by coronavirus, US could start reopening in May

13 Apr 2020

Hit by coronavirus, US could start reopening in May

Battered by the coronavirus pandemic, the United States is looking at reopening some parts of its economy by May, the government's expert on the infectious disease hinted on Sunday.

Coronavirus: SRK, Priyanka Chopra to be part of WHO's fundraiser

07 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: SRK, Priyanka Chopra to be part of WHO's fundraiser

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and global icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas are all set to join the likes of international stars like Lady Gaga and Elton John for a one-of-its-kind virtual fundraiser event this month.

'Grey's Anatomy' and other medical TV shows help combat coronavirus

21 Mar 2020

'Grey's Anatomy' and other medical TV shows help combat coronavirus

As the number of cases in the coronavirus outbreak rise to unprecedented levels across the world, some American television shows have stepped up to help.

At 23.6 million, Oscars viewership drops to an all-time low

11 Feb 2020

At 23.6 million, Oscars viewership drops to an all-time low

It was a historic Sunday night in Los Angeles, with the Academy scripting many firsts in its 92-year-old history, including the maiden Best Picture win for a non-English movie (Parasite), and the first win in any category for a Maori person (Taika Waititi).

Disney+ launching in India via Hotstar: Details here

05 Feb 2020

Disney+ launching in India via Hotstar: Details here

Disney's on-demand streaming service, Disney+, is finally ready to be launched in one of the largest entertainment markets in the world - India.

Priyanka Chopra's new Amazon series has a 'GoT', 'Avengers' connection

15 Jan 2020

Priyanka Chopra's new Amazon series has a 'GoT', 'Avengers' connection

After announcing the 'Sangeet' series for Amazon, global icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas is all set to star in another upcoming Amazon series titled Citadel, co-starring popular Scottish actor Richard Madden.

Our allegiance is to the Constitution, says Army Chief Naravane

12 Jan 2020

Our allegiance is to the Constitution, says Army Chief Naravane

Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Saturday that the force's allegiance is to the Constitution of India and its core values of justice, equality and fraternity, enshrined in the Preamble.

For the second consecutive year, Oscars ceremony to go hostless

12 Jan 2020

For the second consecutive year, Oscars ceremony to go hostless

Following last year's practice, the 2020 Oscars ceremony will not have any host.

'Inside Out': Demi Moore talks childhood, rape, marriages in memoir

25 Sep 2019

'Inside Out': Demi Moore talks childhood, rape, marriages in memoir

Hollywood actor Demi Moore has made startling revelations about her life in her new memoir called Inside Out.

Study finds dead bodies continue to move months after death

14 Sep 2019

Study finds dead bodies continue to move months after death

For the longest time, humans have believed that after a person dies, their corpses remain still, especially after rigor mortis sets in. However, Australian scientists have recently made a startling discovery.

8 best shows you can stream on web

12 Sep 2019

8 best shows you can stream on web

With the boom of streaming giants like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar, and others, the language of entertainment has changed.

Top ten shows to watch in your 20s

11 Sep 2019

Top ten shows to watch in your 20s

In your 20s, you're about to reach maturity, leaving your childhood and teenage years behind.

All you need to know about CCD founder VG Siddhartha

30 Jul 2019

All you need to know about CCD founder VG Siddhartha

In an unprecedented turn of events, VG Siddhartha, the founder-owner of Cafe Coffee Day, went missing on Monday from Mangaluru, Karnataka. Siddhartha is married to former Karnataka Chief Minister SM Krishna's daughter Malavika.

Happy birthday Priyanka: Let's take a look at her legacy

18 Jul 2019

Happy birthday Priyanka: Let's take a look at her legacy

From winning the Miss World in 2000, becoming a top Bollywood actress to making a name in the West, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has come a long way.

iPhone 6 reportedly exploded in an 11-year-old girl's hand

15 Jul 2019

iPhone 6 reportedly exploded in an 11-year-old girl's hand

An 11-year-old California-based girl has reported a scary case of iPhone explosion.

This is how Priyanka Chopra amassed Rs. 200cr-worth of wealth

27 Jun 2019

This is how Priyanka Chopra amassed Rs. 200cr-worth of wealth

From winning the Miss World in 2000, becoming a top Bollywood actress to making a name in the West, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has come a long way.

Tired of workout? Try this VR gym for some fun

13 May 2019

Tired of workout? Try this VR gym for some fun

People can be gym freaks, but the deal is, not everyone loves the idea of training, lifting weights daily.

#CreepAlert: Tech companies earn using your 'voodoo doll', says ex-Googler

03 May 2019

#CreepAlert: Tech companies earn using your 'voodoo doll', says ex-Googler

A number of conglomerates, including Google and Facebook, follow an advertising-based revenue model; they sell your information to brands serving ads through their web-based products.

Here's what Netflix plans for 'Designated Survivor' Season 3

18 Apr 2019

Here's what Netflix plans for 'Designated Survivor' Season 3

Popular American political thriller Designated Survivor is all set to make a comeback for its third season with Netflix as its new home.

Sheffield Shield: Bancroft smashes 138* in first match post ban

24 Feb 2019

Sheffield Shield: Bancroft smashes 138* in first match post ban

Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft carried his bat for Western Australia in Sheffield Shield cricket.

'Modern Family' has been renewed for the final 11th season

06 Feb 2019

'Modern Family' has been renewed for the final 11th season

Modern Family is a popular show on ABC that became famous for its sharp humor and deft portrayal of blended families as well as same-sex couples.

Kevin Hart, of 'Ride Along' fame, to host Oscars 2019

05 Dec 2018

Kevin Hart, of 'Ride Along' fame, to host Oscars 2019

Academy Awards 2019 will be aired on ABC on February 24, and this ceremony has found an emcee in US-based actor and comedian Kevin Hart.

#FuryOfNature: California wildfire destroys 'Westworld' set, celebrity homes

11 Nov 2018

#FuryOfNature: California wildfire destroys 'Westworld' set, celebrity homes

The state of California is fighting wildfires that have been raging for the past couple of days.

In memoir, Michelle Obama speaks about IVF, pregnancy and marriage

10 Nov 2018

In memoir, Michelle Obama speaks about IVF, pregnancy and marriage

Former First Lady Michelle Obama's memoir 'Becoming' delves deep into her years in the White House, her marriage with Barack, her disdain for President Donald Trump, miscarriage and giving birth to daughters Sasha and Malia through IVF.

#GamingBytes: Fortnite as addictive as heroin, say health experts

01 Oct 2018

#GamingBytes: Fortnite as addictive as heroin, say health experts

Fortnite by Epic Games has already transcended the gaming industry and become a cultural phenomenon.

Facebook launches its video-on-demand service, Watch, globally

29 Aug 2018

Facebook launches its video-on-demand service, Watch, globally

Last year, Facebook had launched its video-on-demand (VOD) service, called 'Watch', in the US that would let users watch episodic TV content, as well as sports content on Facebook.

#TechBytes: Top 5 video streaming apps available in India

26 Aug 2018

#TechBytes: Top 5 video streaming apps available in India

Ushered in by Netflix, binge watching has now become a new trend altogether with the emergence of countless video streaming services.

This 'cat and dog wine' company is earning $500,000

05 Aug 2018

This 'cat and dog wine' company is earning $500,000

Pets enjoy a lot of luxuries, but why don't they have their own drinks?

Bidding adieu to 'Quantico', Priyanka Chopra eyes better future

04 Aug 2018

Bidding adieu to 'Quantico', Priyanka Chopra eyes better future

Priyanka Chopra bid goodbye to 'Quantico' and her role as FBI agent Alex Parrish. The 35-year-old actress penned an emotional message as the show came to an end after running for three seasons.

Fire guts Scotland's iconic 'Glasgow School of Art'

16 Jun 2018

Fire guts Scotland's iconic 'Glasgow School of Art'

One of Scotland's most iconic buildings, Glasgow School of Art, has been gutted in a major fire, nearly four years after it was partially destroyed by a smaller blaze.

We stand by Priyanka: Varun Dhawan on 'Quantico' controversy

13 Jun 2018

We stand by Priyanka: Varun Dhawan on 'Quantico' controversy

Actor Varun Dhawan has defended Priyanka Chopra, who faced a lot of flak in India for a Quantico's episode, "Blood of Romeo", which featured "Indian nationalists" planning to carry out a terrorist attack in Manhattan and frame Pakistan for it days before a summit on Kashmir.

JW Marriott fires famous chef Atul Kochhar for Islamophobic remarks

13 Jun 2018

JW Marriott fires famous chef Atul Kochhar for Islamophobic remarks

Hours after Michelin Star chef Atul Kochhar tweeted an apology for his Islamophobic remarks, Dubai's JW Marriott Marquis Hotel announced that they have fired him.

After ABC, Priyanka also apologizes for controversial plot in 'Quantico'

10 Jun 2018

After ABC, Priyanka also apologizes for controversial plot in 'Quantico'

Priyanka Chopra, who wrongly found herself at the receiving end for a Hindu terror plot in 'Quantico, has issued an apology for the same.

'Quantico' makers apologize for showing a Hindu terrorist after backlash

08 Jun 2018

'Quantico' makers apologize for showing a Hindu terrorist after backlash

After the latest episode of Priyanka Chopra starrer 'Quantico' sparked an online outrage for portraying a Hindu nationalist as a terrorist, the makers of the show, US television studio ABC, have issued an apology to Indian fans.

Priyanka Chopra meets Google CEO, Sundar Pichai at Googleplex

07 Jun 2018

Priyanka Chopra meets Google CEO, Sundar Pichai at Googleplex

Priyanka Chopra seems to be making most of her free time. After holidaying with Hollywood pop sensation Nick Jonas, she met with Google CEO, Sundar Pichai.

Priyanka starrer 'Quantico' shows a Hindu terrorist, Indians aren't happy

06 Jun 2018

Priyanka starrer 'Quantico' shows a Hindu terrorist, Indians aren't happy

The latest episode of Priyanka Chopra starrer 'Quantico' has not been received well by the Indian fans.

Jio to now offer first-of-its-kind interactive entertainment: Here's how

30 May 2018

Jio to now offer first-of-its-kind interactive entertainment: Here's how

Reliance Jio has partnered with Israel-based startup Screenz to create a platform called "Jio Screenz" that will allow real-time, two-way conversations between broadcasters and audiences.

Gurugram: Meet this father-daughter duo who scaled Mt. Everest

18 May 2018

Gurugram: Meet this father-daughter duo who scaled Mt. Everest

Around 4:30AM on Wednesday, when many of us were still rolling on our beds and were in our slumber, there was a Gurugram duo who reached the summit of Mount Everest, becoming India's first father-daughter duo to achieve the feat.