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Berlusconi gets one-year community service for tax fraud

April 15, 2014 at 5:28 PM

Milan, April 15 (IANS) A Milan court has ruled that former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi must do one-year community service for tax fraud, BBC reported Tuesday.

NHRC demands report on Maharashtra RTI activist's suicide

April 15, 2014 at 4:50 PM

Pune, April 15 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission Tuesday demanded a report from the Maharashtra government on the suicide of an RTI activist who had alleged that harassment by officials had driven him to end his life.

Mickey Rooney's kids to contest will

April 15, 2014 at 4:49 PM

Los Angeles April 15 (IANS) Late Mickey Rooney's eight children will reportedly contest his will after the actor left his entire estate worth $18,000 to his stepson Mark Aber.

BJP using media power to win polls: Mamata

April 12, 2014 at 8:28 PM

Kolkata, April 12 (IANS) Charging the BJP with using "media power" for winning the Lok Sabha polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday accused the opposition of carrying out a "malicious campaign" against her.

HC orders demolition of two buildings in Noida

April 11, 2014 at 6:28 PM

Lucknow, April 11 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court (HC) Friday ordered the demolition of two residential buildings in Noida for flouting norms and violating laid down guidelines.

Mickey Rooney leaves entire estate to stepson?

April 10, 2014 at 5:24 AM

Los Angeles, April 10 (IANS) Actor Mickey Rooney has reportedly left his modest estate worth $18,000 to his stepson Mark Aber and his wife Charlene, reports contactmusic.com.

Indian realty industry looks to BJP to lift fortunes (Comment: Special to IANS)

April 9, 2014 at 2:04 PM

The crisis-ridden real estate sector, feeling neglected by the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, is warming up to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to lift its fortunes. In the wake of economic instability, the realty industry has been facing severe stress with a clouded investment outlook. Its industry captains are looking forward to a strong and stable government that can put the battered economy back on rails and undertake the necessary reforms to revive the real estate sector.

India tops number of foreign investors in Dubai realty

April 6, 2014 at 1:17 PM

Dubai, April 6 (IANS/WAM) India tops the number of foreign investors and investment transactions in Dubai's real estate market, according to the organisers of a leading property show being held in this West Asian metropolis in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Maharaja Ranjit Singh's sword acquired by Indo-Canadian businessman

April 6, 2014 at 12:37 PM

Toronto, April 6 (IANS) Calgary-based real estate developer Bob Dhillon, reportedly the first Sikh billionaire in Canada, is elated as he has acquired a piece of Sikh history for the first time in Canada -- which is a 33.5-inch long curved sword of Maharaja Ranjit Singh (1799-1849).

Six killed in Nairobi explosions

April 1, 2014 at 12:13 AM

Nairobi, April 1 (IANS) At least six people were killed and several injured in explosions in Kenyan capital city Monday evening, police said.

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin secretly selling their London home

March 29, 2014 at 12:06 PM

London, Mar.29 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin are reportedly selling their London home secretly.

Award for new designers named after Mick Jagger's late girlfriend L'Wren Scott

March 29, 2014 at 10:22 AM

London, March 29 (ANI): Sir Mick Jagger's girlfriend L'Wren Scott, who allegedly committed suicide two weeks ago, has now an award honouring emerging fashion designers named after her.

Britain to "modernize" court system

March 29, 2014 at 9:01 AM

London, March 29 (IANS) Britain will invest $624 million between 2015 and 2020 to "modernize" nearly 3,000 courtrooms in the country in a bid to reduce financial costs and deliver better judicial services, authorities have said.

Maharashtra 'capital of paid news', says EC Brahma

March 28, 2014 at 8:45 PM

Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Election Commissioner H.S. Brahma Friday termed Maharashtra the "capital of paid news", and urged the media to put an end to this practice. The comment led to an uproar from the media.

Disqualify Congress leader for giving false data: Yogendra

March 27, 2014 at 8:53 PM

Gurgaon, March 27 (IANS) AAP leader Yogendra Yadav, candidate for the Gurgaon Lok Sabha seat, Thursday urged the Election Commission to disqualify Congress candidate Rao Dharampal from contesting the polls for giving false information in his affidavit.

'Cruel' TV show tricks girls into believing they are competing for Prince Harry's hand

March 27, 2014 at 11:42 AM

Melbourne, March 27 (ANI): Prince Harry has been caught up in a cruel TV sting that has tricked a dozen American women into believing they are competing for the royal's hand in marriage.

Coming, skyscrapers over an active rail yard!

March 25, 2014 at 6:13 PM

New York, March 25 (IANS) Here comes the next engineering marvel that would lift your living right into the sky - on a platform over the busiest commuter rail yard in the US.

Pistorius made first call at 03:19 after he shot Steenkamp dead

March 25, 2014 at 5:17 PM

Johannesburg, Mar. 25 (ANI): The North Gaunteng High Court has reportedly heard the testimony against murder accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius that he made his first call of the morning on which he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp shortly after 03:00.

Pistorius selling 'luxury' Pretoria home where Steenkamp was killed

March 21, 2014 at 9:23 AM

Wellington, Mar 21 (ANI): Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius is reportedly selling the luxury Pretoria house, where he shot and killed his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, in order to pay for his legal bills.

Beyonce's regular bolthole helipad causing irritation among residents

March 17, 2014 at 3:39 PM

London, Mar.17 (ANI): Burley estate, a luxurious property owned by Noam Gottesman, a billionaire has prompted a council investigation because celebrities like Beyonce regularly arrive there by helicopter.

Britain on verge of jail overcrowding crisis

March 16, 2014 at 6:03 PM

London, March 16 (IANS) Britain is on the verge of its worst prison overcrowding crisis since 2008, a media report said Sunday.

Posh and Becks' Beckingham Palace sold for 11.3 million pounds

March 16, 2014 at 12:11 PM

London, Mar.16 (ANI): David and Victoria Beckham's Beckingham Palace mansion has been reportedly bought by a British insurance tycoon for 11.3 million pounds.

Gwyneth Paltrow and hubby Chris Martin splurge $14M on Malibu mansion

March 16, 2014 at 12:11 PM

London, March 16 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow and her musician husband Chris Martin have splurged on a lavish 14 million dollar mansion in Malibu.

Russell Brand plans to buy house in India

March 14, 2014 at 7:07 PM

Los Angeles, March 14 (IANS) Comedian Russell Brand is so fascinated with yoga and Hinduism that he is determined to buy a house in India.

UK dominatrix fined 8,000 pounds after sex dungeon breaches fire safety laws

March 14, 2014 at 4:19 PM

London, Mar.14 (ANI): A dominatrix from the UK, who chained up, gagged and whipped men, was fined after her sex dungeon was found to be flouting fire laws.

Russell Brand may buy property in India

March 14, 2014 at 1:55 PM

Washington, March 14 (ANI): Russell Brand is reportedly thinking about buying an estate or plantation in India - the country where he tied the knot with his former wife Katy Perry.

Colonial hangover ails workers of Assam's tea industry

March 13, 2014 at 5:31 PM

Tezpur (Assam), March 13 (IANS) Colonial-style bungalows of Assam's expansive tea gardens and the British-era lifestyles of their executives paint a picture postcard of

Colonial hangover ails workers of Assam's tea industry

March 13, 2014 at 10:51 AM

Tezpur (Assam), March 13 (IANS) Colonial-style bungalows of Assam's expansive tea gardens and the British-era lifestyles of their executives paint a picture postcard of yore. Sadly, this hangover also extends to the poor living conditions of labourers - an issue now in the limelight after the World Bank said that it was probing the violation of workers' rights inthese plantations it jointly finances with Tata Global Beverages.

Jimi Hendrix's first authorized biopic to be made

March 12, 2014 at 4:51 PM

Washington, March 12 (ANI): Jimi Hendrix's first authorized biopic will be made by ICM Partners talent agency who have signed his estate, Experience Hendrix, as their brand new client.

Victoria's Secret tell-all book being penned

March 11, 2014 at 11:47 AM

New York, Mar.11 (ANI): A Victoria's Secret tell-all book is reportedly in the works that would reveal the secrets of the top executives of the largest retailer of the intimate brand.

Larry David sells Pacific Palisades home

March 10, 2014 at 2:36 PM

Los Angeles, March 10 (IANS) Actor Larry David has sold his 11,000-square-ft Pacific Palisades House, which he once shared with his former wife Laurie.

TV host Johnny Carson's sex tape up for sale

March 9, 2014 at 2:49 PM

Washington, March 9 (ANI): A 1970s sex tape featuring late American television host Johnny Carson and one of his wives is up for grabs.

Is MJ's dad 'real father of singer's alleged love child'

March 8, 2014 at 4:25 PM

London, Mar.8 (ANI): Michael Jackson's father has been reportedly accused of being the dad of the singer's alleged love child.

Leonardo DiCaprio has a fan in Palm Springs' Mayor

March 8, 2014 at 3:13 PM

Washington, March 8 (ANI): Leonardo DiCaprio reportedly has a fan in Palm Springs mayor Steve Pougnet.

President opens Annual Innovation Exhibition

March 7, 2014 at 5:37 PM

New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Friday inaugurated the Annual Innovation Exhibition featuring innovative technologies at Rashtrapati Bhavan here, an official statement said.

Justin Bieber makes $1m profit after selling Calabasas home to Khloe Kardashian

March 7, 2014 at 3:21 PM

Washington, Mar.7 (ANI): Justin Bieber made over a million dollar profit after selling his Calabasas home to Khloe Kardashian.

MJ fans hit out at DNA test claims by 'long lost son'

March 7, 2014 at 10:41 AM

London, March 7 (ANI): Michael Jackson's fans have slammed the DNA test, which claims that he fathered a secret son.

US household wealth grows steadily in Q4

March 7, 2014 at 10:25 AM

Washington, March 7 (IANS) American households accumulated their wealth at a faster pace in the last quarter of 2013 driven by returns in equity and real estate investment, a report has said.

President to inaugurate innovation exhibition Friday

March 6, 2014 at 6:49 PM

New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Over 40 new-avatar technologies will be on display at the Annual Innovation Exhibition which President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate at Rashtrapati Bhavan here Friday, an official statement said.

Rising bad loans key challenge for Indian banks: Chidambaram

March 5, 2014 at 6:25 PM

New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) or bad loans of the public sector banks are expected to be higher this fiscal, which is a matter of big concern.

Perenna Kei 'youngest billionaire' on Forbes 'world's richest person' list

March 4, 2014 at 11:29 AM

Sydney, Mar. 04 (ANI): Perenna Kei has been reportedly ranked as the 'youngest billionaire' on Forbes' annual list of billionaires of the world.

Cowell likely to shift in Bieber's neighbourhood

March 3, 2014 at 4:25 AM

Los Angeles, March 3 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell may become singer Justin Bieber's new neighbour as the former is reportedly interested in buying a house in the same area.

Pictures of Pistorius demonstrating shooting prowess revealed ahead of murder trial

March 1, 2014 at 10:49 AM

London, Mar 1 (ANI): A series of still photographs of Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius demonstrating his prowess at a gun range have reportedly emerged just days ahead of his trial for the murder of model Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.

Leonardo DiCaprio buys $5.2 mn house

February 28, 2014 at 2:33 PM

Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has purchased the former estate of singer/actress Dinah Shore in the Old Las Palmas neighbourhood of Palm Springs for $5.2 million.

Loretta Lynn suffers minor burns after house fire

February 26, 2014 at 12:57 PM

Los Angeles, Feb 26 (IANS) Country singer Loretta Lynn is recuperating after reportedly suffering minor burns following a blaze at her residence.

Sonakshi, Luv, Kush work together for ad film

February 25, 2014 at 2:48 PM

Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) Shatrughan Sinha's children - daughter Sonakshi and sons Luv and Kush - have worked together to create an ad film. Luv has produced it, Kush has directed it and Sonakshi features in the commercial.

Australian TV Star Charlotte Dawson dead

February 23, 2014 at 2:16 PM

Sydney, Feb 23 (IANS) Former model and Australian TV star Charlotte Dawson was found dead at her home here. She was 47.

Shocking opulence revealed as Ukrainian prez flees home

February 23, 2014 at 1:37 PM

Sydney, Feb. 23 (ANI): Ukraine's beleaguered President Viktor Yanukovych's unimaginable luxurious lifestyle was flung open for all to see, as he fled home.

AAP warns Goans against fake party members

February 21, 2014 at 7:20 PM

Panaji, Feb 21 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party state-unit has cautioned people against possible fraudsters in Goa, who are seeking donations in the name of the AAP.

How MJ's estate is spending its fortune

February 21, 2014 at 3:28 PM

Washington, Feb. 21 (ANI): The details of court filings of how the Michael Jackson estate is spending its fortune have been revealed.

`Not-so-secret` secret to becoming rich

February 21, 2014 at 3:28 PM

Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): People, who burn through cash, but still hope to get rich, tend to ignore and act on the timeless wisdom of "spending less than you earn and investing the difference wisely" even though it actually works, according to experts.

Be present in court Feb 26, SC tells Sahara chief, three directors

February 20, 2014 at 11:42 PM

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday ordered Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy to be personally present in the court Feb 26 for the failure of his real estate companies to return investors Rs.19,000 crore which they had collected through optionally fully convertible debentures (OFCD).

Philip Seymour Hoffman's will reveals 'strong desire' for son to live away from Hollywood

February 20, 2014 at 5:02 PM

Washington, February 20 (ANI): Philip Seymour Hoffman's will has revealed that the deceased star wanted his son to be brought up in New York, Chicago or San Francisco.

Be present in court: SC to Sahara chief

February 20, 2014 at 4:19 PM

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday ordered Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy to be personally present in the court Feb 26 for the failure of his real estate companies to return investors Rs.19,000 crore which they had collected through Optionally Fully Convertible Debenture (OFCD).

RiRi wins multi-million-dollar settlement over bad real estate advice from ex accountant

February 18, 2014 at 12:38 PM

New York, Feb. 18 (ANI): Pop star Rihanna has won a multi-million dollar settlement after she got a bad real estate advice from her accountant.

Worldfloat takes on OLX, Flipkart; introduces e-commerce

February 18, 2014 at 10:38 AM

New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Social networking site Worldfloat says it has introduced e-commerce feature taking on major players like OLX, Flipkart and Snapdeal in discount deals markets.

Life insurance in India has major growth potential (Comment: Special to IANS)

February 16, 2014 at 1:02 PM

The Indian insurance industry has undergone transformational changes since 2000 when the industry was liberalised. With a one-player market to 24 in 13 years, the industry has witnessed phases of rapid growth along with extent of growth moderation and intensifying competition.

Nicki Minaj apologizes for posting Malcolm X pic along with racist remark

February 15, 2014 at 1:18 PM

London, Feb. 15 (ANI): Nicki Minaj has apologized for using a famous picture of Malcolm X alongside a racial insult, on her website.

Executors of MJ's estate trash IRS claims

February 11, 2014 at 5:10 PM

Los Angeles, Feb 11 (IANS) The executors of Michael Jackson's estate have hit back at the IRS for launching a legal battle in a bid to secure $505 million and an additional $197 million in penalties.

Kelly Osbourne puts house on sale

February 11, 2014 at 3:10 PM

Los Angeles, Feb 11 (IANS) Actress Kelly Osbourne has put her west Hollywood property up for sale for $1.349 million.

AAP broom has bristled to deceive in Goa (Goa Newsletter)

February 9, 2014 at 1:42 PM

Panaji, Feb 9 (IANS) The AAP may just have to switch from a broom, its party symbol, to a whip, if it wants to get its already demoralized house in order in Goa.

Home buyers' confidence turns positive again (Comment, Special to IANS)

February 9, 2014 at 10:14 AM

The new year has held some hope for realtors as the sentiments and confidence levels of home buyers have turned positive, shedding their reluctance to invest in residential real estate. This is in sharp contrast to last year when their mood had taken a severe beating amid high property prices, rising interest rates and large defaults in delivery. With low sales and high inventory, both end-users and investors stayed away.

Witherspoon, Phillippe sell house

February 8, 2014 at 3:10 PM

Los Angeles, Feb 8 (IANS) Actress Reese Witherspoon and ex-husband Ryan Phillippe have sold for $.1.44 million the last property they owned together.

Indian economy to grow at 4.9 percent in 2013-14

February 7, 2014 at 6:22 PM

New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The Indian economy is expected to grow by 4.9 percent in the financial year ending March 31, 2014 as compared to 4.5 percent expansion recorded in the previous year, government data showed Friday.

Australian rugby player to take legal action against club

February 6, 2014 at 12:06 PM

Sydney, Feb 6 (IANS) Former Australian rugby league player Broderick Wright has joined a lawsuit against Cronulla Sharks Leagues Club over a supplements' scandal.

Mandela's 4 million dollar estate to be split among family and trusts

February 4, 2014 at 11:13 AM

London, Feb.4 (ANI): Former South African President Nelson Mandela has reportedly left behind 4.13 million dollar estate that will be split among his family of more than 30 children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mandela left $4-million estate

February 3, 2014 at 7:26 PM

Johannesburg, Feb 3 (IANS) Former South African president Nelson Mandela, who died last December, left an estate valued at more than 46 million rand ($4.13 million), according to his will that was revealed Monday.

Tom Selleck`s `Magnum P.I.` Hawaiian estate up for grabs

February 3, 2014 at 3:58 PM

Washington, February 3 (ANI): The Hawaiian estate where Tom Selleck's T.V. series 'Magnum P.I.' was filmed is up for sale.

San Francisco, London, Dubai among 'top 10' most dynamic business cities in world

February 3, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Dubai, Feb.3 (ANI): San Francisco has been reportedly named the first most dynamic city in the world for business, followed by London and Dubai.

Justin Bieber wants to live in a ranch

January 31, 2014 at 4:15 PM

Washington, January 31 (ANI): Justin Bieber is reportedly looking at estates in a ranch, which is 20 miles from where he currently lives in Calabasas.

Justin Bieber wants skate park in new estate

January 30, 2014 at 4:54 PM

Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): Justin Bieber wants to build his own skate park in the new estate that he buys, so that he and his friends can use their skateboards without interference.

Salary hikes in China likely to hit 8.8pc in 2014

January 27, 2014 at 3:11 PM

Beijing, Jan. 27 (ANI): Salary hikes in China are reportedly expected to be slightly higher hitting 8.8 percent in 2014, as compared to last year's 8.6 percent, according to a recent survey.

`WWII` criminal Heinrich Himmler`s papers shed light on personal life

January 27, 2014 at 10:22 AM

New York, Jan. 27 (ANI): Heinrich Himmler's personal letters, diaries and photographs have been published for the first time this weekend by the Israeli newspaper Yediot Aharonot and the German paper Die Welt.

Whitney Houston's relatives fear daughter will blow up star's fortune

January 26, 2014 at 1:34 PM

London, Jan 26 (ANI): Whitney Houston's mum Cissy and cousin Dionne Warwick are worried that the iconic singer's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown will not spend the star's 12 million-pound inheritance with care.

Supertech to invest Rs.750 crore in setting up university

January 23, 2014 at 5:10 PM

New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Real estate firm Supertech Thursday said it will set up a university in Uttarakhand that will require an investment of Rs.750 crore in the first phase, expected to be completed by the end of 2015.

BlackBerry to divest majority of its Canadian real estate

January 22, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Washington, Jan. 22 (ANI): BlackBerry Ltd is planning to divest the majority of its real estate holdings in Canada.

Why Oliver Stone refused to direct Martin Luther King Jr. biopic

January 21, 2014 at 12:17 PM

Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Filmmaker Oliver Stone has revealed why he declined to helm Martin Luther King Jr.'s biopic, asserting that producers would not approve his script that showed the slain Civil Rights leader's faults.

Chris Christie's office denies misusing Superstorm Sandy aid for estate project

January 21, 2014 at 12:17 PM

Washington, Jan. 21 (ANI): New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie's administration has denied allegations it had misused Superstorm Sandy recovery funds.

Chris Christie's office denies misusing Superstorm Sandy aid for estate project

January 21, 2014 at 11:45 AM

Washington, Jan. 21 (ANI): New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie's administration has denied allegations it had misused Superstorm Sandy recovery funds.

Saudi Arabia withdraws time-share concept for non-Saudis

January 20, 2014 at 2:17 PM

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The Saudi government has withdrawn the time-share concept for non-Saudis in the two holy cities of Makkah and Madinah, an embassy statement said here.

Kerala assembly sees heated exchange over Chandy's former gunman

January 20, 2014 at 2:01 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 20 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist politburo member Kodiyeri Balakrishnan Monday lost his cool in the Kerala state assembly after Chief Minister Oommen Chandy rebutted him over a matter concerning Chandy's former gunman, R. Salim Raj.

Prince William slammed for receiving `cut-price deal` on university fees

January 19, 2014 at 10:57 AM

London, Jan 19 (ANI): Prince William, who has started a 10-week course in agriculture management at the Cambridge University, has come under fire for getting a discount on his supposedly custom-made course.

Pattinson-Stewart love nest sold for $6.375 mn to Parsons

January 17, 2014 at 4:17 PM

Los Angeles, Jan 17 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson, who had listed his Los Feliz mansion for sale three months back, has sold the house to actor Jim Parsons for $6.375 million.

When the Bard left a bed for his wife!

January 10, 2014 at 4:15 PM

London, Jan 10 (IANS) Do you know that William Shakespeare left 150 pounds each to his daughters and a bed to his wife?

Hotelier Hemmes treats Australian team to ritzy Ashes victory party

January 10, 2014 at 2:47 PM

Sydney, Jan.10 (ANI): Australia's cricketers were treated to an exclusive bash at the beachside Vaucluse home of hotelier Justin Hemmes after handing England a 5-0 Ashes thrashing.

AAP confronts BJP on mining, casino in Goa

January 10, 2014 at 12:31 PM

Panaji, Jan 10 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party in Goa has confronted the BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi ahead of their rally here Jan 12, saying the party should ponder over the state's key issues.

Lady Gaga set to open museum of MJ possessions

January 9, 2014 at 11:35 AM

London, Jan 9 (ANI): Lady Gaga is set to open a museum dedicated specially to Michael Jackson and showcase the 1.25 million pound worth of his stuff that she owns.

Tea estate workers demand minimum wages under norms

January 8, 2014 at 7:43 PM

Kolkata, Jan 8 (IANS) With the West Bengal government willing to start negotiations with tea estate workers over fixing minimum wages, a forum of independent trade unions Wednesday demanded that remuneration be fixed on a scientific and legal basis.

Keira Knightley buys $6.5m pad in London

January 7, 2014 at 4:09 PM

Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): Keira Knightley has splurged 6.5 million dollars on a property in London.

Japanese companies come up with solutions for traffic, water supply issues

January 7, 2014 at 1:13 PM

Tokyo, Jan.7 (ANI): Nissan Motor Corporation and the city of Yokohama recently launched "Choimobi Yokohama" -Japan's first one-way sharing service.

Goa building collapse toll rise to 16, probe begins (Roundup)

January 6, 2014 at 3:13 PM

Panaji, Jan 5 (IANS) The toll in the building collapse in Goa rose to 16 Sunday, as the state government started a probe into why the accident took place, officials said.

Toll rises to 15 in Goa building crash

January 5, 2014 at 3:35 PM

Panaji, Jan 5 (IANS) The toll in a Goa building collapse Saturday has risen to 15, an official said Sunday. At least 11 people were hospitalised, and around 20 were feared buried inside the debris as the rescue work continued during the day.

Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones 'back together'

January 5, 2014 at 11:27 AM

London, Jan 5 (ANI): Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones are reportedly back together, as they celebrated Christmas and New Year together along with their children at their New York country house, Manhattan penthouse and went on a skiing holiday in Canada.

AAP to target Goa casinos

January 4, 2014 at 2:15 PM

Panaji, Jan 4 (IANS) It may have been 'bijli' and 'paani' which catapulted the AAP to power in Delhi. In Goa, India's youngest political force may 'gamble' on casinos.

Katy Perry sells off marital home with ex Russell Brand

January 3, 2014 at 2:55 PM

Washington, January 3 (ANI): Katy Perry has sold off the California house that she shared with her former husband Russell Brand.

Where villagers hurl abuses to ward off evil spirits!

January 1, 2014 at 5:32 PM

Kullu (Himachal Pradesh), Jan 1 (IANS) It's a festival of hurling choicest abuses at each other.

James Blunt gets engaged to long-term girlfriend Sofia Wellesley

December 30, 2013 at 4:36 PM

Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): James Blunt is engaged to long-term girlfriend Sofia Wellesley, it has been revealed.

Sherlock Holmes, John Watson not protected by copyright in US anymore

December 29, 2013 at 10:26 AM

Washington, Dec. 28 (ANI): A U.S. judge has ruled that Sherlock Holmes and John Watson were no longer protected by copyright in America.

Americans name Kimye as 'worst neighbours' to live with

December 28, 2013 at 3:38 PM

Washington, December 28 (ANI): A new poll has revealed that Americans don't want to be next door neighbours to Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.

Dolly Parton plans to renew wedding vows for 50th anniversary

December 28, 2013 at 3:14 PM

Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Dolly Parton is planning to renew her wedding vows with hubby Carl Dean for the celebration of her 50th anniversary in 2016.