Everything you need to know about Shigikeri: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Shigikeri: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Sydney, May 9 (ANI): An Islamic school and a Catholic church in western Sydney have been attacked with pigs' heads.
Sydney, May 4 (ANI): Car salesmen have been found to be the least ethical and honest professionals.
Brasilia, May 3 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's communications minister said Thursday that the 12 stadiums to be used for the 2014 soccer World Cup will serve as springboards to greater high-speed Internet access nationwide.
Sydney, May 2 (ANI): Australian chairman of selectors John Inverarity has sent a bugle call for leaders of the next generation to step forward and showcase their credentials for the role of following Test captain Michael Clarke, ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy squad.
London, April 30 (ANI): Reese Witherspoon has revealed that the downside to having a baby to hug and kiss is that you forget everything.
Los Angeles, April 22 (IANS) The popular TV show "How I Met Your Mother" actor Neil Patrick Harris will relocate to New York after he finishes shooting the TV show's final season here.
Los Angeles, April 20 (IANS) Michael C. Hall, who plays the lead character in TV show "Dexter", of which he is also the executive producer, is happy with channel Showtime's decision to conclude the show after as many as eight seasons.
Washington, Apr. 8 (ANI): A top US military officer has said that the Taliban is likely to remain a military threat in some parts of Afghanistan long after American troops complete their combat mission in 2014.
Washington, April 6 (ANI): Michael Jackson's eldest son- Prince- was recently spotted out on a date with Remi Alfalah, who is believed to be a Kuwaiti princess.
Los Angeles, April 5 (IANS/EFE) Four years after the release of "Inglorious Basterds", Brad Pitt will be returning to the theme of World War II as the star of David Ayer's "Fury", show-business blog Deadline said.
Washington, Mar. 31 (ANI): Only as little as 43 percent of Americans believe that illegal immigrants should have a path to citizenship, according to a poll.
Fukushima (Japan), Mar.28 (ANI): The nuclear disaster that hit Japan's Fukushima Prefecture over two years ago, forcing the evacuation of over 160,000 residents, appears now to be gradually receding into the past, with key officials saying that daily essentials such as rice, vegetables and other products are free of radioactive substance.
Bangkok, March 27 (IANS) The Myanmar government is systematically restricting humanitarian aid and imposing discriminatory policies on Rohingya Muslims, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.
Washington, March 26 (IANS) The following is the factfile on Tiger Woods, who regained the World No.1 ranking with victory in the Arnold Palmer Invitational Monday:
Washington, March 8 (ANI): A comet will appear in the west at sunset, from around the 8th to the 13th of March 2013, and will be visible to the naked eye up to the end of the month, scientists have said.
Rio de Janeiro, March 7 (IANS) FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke declared Brazil's Mineirao stadium ready for next year's World Cup despite its controversial reopening last month.
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Nicole Scherzinger has slammed Justin Bieber for arriving two hours late on stage in London on Monday.
Paris, March 6 (IANS/EFE) An exhibition opening later this week at the Louvre, the world's most-visited art museum, will showcase Mexican art.
London, Mar 2 (IANS) Singer Rihanna, 25, has admitted that the only person she is scared of is her mother.
Kiev, Feb 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Euro 2012 host Ukraine has announced it would bid for the right to stage some Euro 2020 games.
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 19 (IANS) The Brazilian Air Force has said it has acquired two more Israeli-made drones last month to boost border security and safeguard upcoming sport events.
Maputo, Feb 17 (IANS) India has made $250 million available to finance a power project in Maputo region in southern Mozambique, the Mozambique News Agency (AIM) said Sunday.
New York, Feb. 14 (ANI): Kris Humphries lawyer, who is trying to prove that his client's and Kim Kardashian 72-day marriage was a fraud, has reportedly threatened to wreck the reality TV star's career.
Sao Paulo, Feb 13 (IANS) Former World No.1 Rafael Nadal has revealed the Rio 2016 Olympic Games has provided him with motivation to continue his career beyond the age of 30.
Santiago, Feb 7 (IANS) Former World No.1 Rafael Nadal won his first singles match after a seven-month absence, beating Federico Delbonis of Argentina 6-3, 6-2 in the second round of the Vina Del Mar ATP tournament.
Dubai, Jan 31 (IANS) New Zealand Cricket (NZC) was allocated $1.8 million by the International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday for next three years to develop the sport in the country.
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Barcelona, Jan 29 (IANS/EFE) Midfielder Xavi Hernandez has signed a contract extension that will keep him with FC Barcelona through June 2016, the club said Monday.
Manama, Jan 12 (ANI): UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has expressed deep regret at a Bahrain court's decision upholding the "harsh" sentences against 20 political activists.
Los Angeles, Jan 12 (IANS) "Silver Linings Playbook" actress Jennifer Lawrence has reportedly split with boyfriend Nicholas Hoult.
Salvador (Brazil), Jan 3 (IANS) Salvador's Arena Fonte Nova, to be used during the Confederations Cup and next year's football World Cup, will be completed Feb 28, according to the local state government.
London, December 31 (ANI): Mollie King and Stuart Broad, who spent much of their respective summers flirting over Twitter, finally enjoyed their first formal date on Saturday.
Moscow, Dec 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is not supplying the Syrian authorities with offensive weapons or any kinds of weapons that could be used against civilians, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday.
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Former US President Ronald Reagan risked creating the 'worst possible impression' by ignoring an invitation from the British Queen to stay at Windsor Castle for over two months, it has emerged.
Washington, Dec 26 (IANS/EFE) The New York man who killed two volunteer firefighters and wounded two before taking his own life left behind a note suggesting he planned more deaths, police said Tuesday.
Buenos Aires, Dec 24 (IANS/EFE) Iraq's soccer federation has denied any interest in hiring former Argentine great Diego Maradona to coach its national team.
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Music mogul Simon Cowell has revealed L.A. Reid is already regretting quitting "The X Factor" USA.
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): American online media streaming service, Netflix and its CEO Reed Hastings could face face a civil action for a Facebook post, that US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) staff allege, violated disclosure rules that require companies to release important information to all investors at the same time.
Cairo, Dec. 3 (Xinhua-ANI): Egyptian Supreme Council of Justice has announced that it will delegate its judges and prosecution members to supervise the constitution referendum scheduled on Dec. 15, state-run Nile TV reported.
Caracas, Nov 28 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will travel to Cuba to undergo "special" medical treatment six months after his most recent session of anti?cancer radiation therapy.
London, November 22 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan, who struggled to be taken seriously as an actress, looked chuffed to be at her own premiere in LA on Tuesday.
Rio de Janeiro, Nov 22 (IANS) FIFA issued an apology after fans were forced to queue for up to two hours during the first day of ticket sales for next year's Confederations Cup in Brazil.
London, Nov 21 (ANI): A panel representing nearly 50 of the world's governments will reveal which of the proposed new Internet name address endings it objects.
Los Angeles, Nov 16 (IANS) Actor Bradley Cooper says his first meeting with Leonardo DiCaprio was during his school days and it made him feel how different stardom was.
Los Angeles, Nov 9 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Lawrence is aware that in Hollywood she is considered obese, but says that she won't starve herself to get roles.
Los Angeles, Nov 4 (IANS) Salma Hayek looks back at her boarding school days very fondly and says that the best part used to be "getting up in the middle of the night" and "making all the alarm clocks go off".
London, Oct 27(ANI): Fast bowler James Anderson has praised Test captain Alastair Cook's leadership skills, saying the opening batsman gets his players to follow him with his inspirational speeches in the dressing room.
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams says he will be "disappointed" if his baby daughter, Teddy, isn't a rebel when she's older.
Melbourne, Oct 25 (ANI): A fast food chain in the US wants Tolkien fans to prepare themselves for an unexpected journey with its Hobbit-inspired menu.
Bhubaneswar, Oct 20 (IANS) Odisha's ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Saturday strongly protested the reduction of Rs. 220 crore from the original budgetary allocation made by the railways for the state in 2012-2013.
Belo Horizonte (Brazil), Oct 17 (IANS) FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke said he doubts Brazil will have all six stadiums ready for next year's Confederations Cup.
Wellington, October 16 (ANI): It was Danielle Spencer who pulled the plug on her nine-year marriage with Russell Crowe.
Moscow, Oct 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Several Muslim families in southern Russia have complained that their daughters were not allowed to attend school wearing head scarves.
Madrid, Oct 1 (IANS) FC Barcelona striker Lionel Messi is probably the best footballer in the world and the 25-year-old believes he owes a great debt of gratitude to his club for making him into the player he is today.
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): Katy Perry is "devastated" after learning about the 'Sons of Anarchy' actor Johnny Lewis' death on Thursday, it has been revealed.
London, Sep 22 (IANS) Singer Demi Lovato says she has always felt overweight since she was very young, and that insecurity continues to stay with her till date.
Madrid, Sep 22 (IANS) FC Barcelona president Sandro Rosell said it would be an error not to start work on renewing the contract of star striker Lionel Messi.
London, Sep 21 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole, who wants her beau Tre Holloway to visit her homeland, is now planning a trip to New York to meet his family.
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole reportedly wants to take her dancer boyfriend Tre Holloway to her hometown of Tyneside in northeast England.
London, Sept 11 (ANI): A new video recording has emerged showing Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri confirming that a former confidant of Osama bin Laden, Abu Yahya al-Libi, is dead.
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Spice Girls member Melanie Brown, a.k.a. Mel B, is applying for Australian citizenship for herself and her family, and wants to move permanently to Sydney.
Los Angeles, Sep 8 (IANS) Actor Brad Pitt feels raising six children is tougher than starring in action movies.
Madrid, Sep 6 (IANS) The Spanish national team is to prepare for the first game of their World Cup qualifying campaign when they entertain Saudi Arabia in the city of Pontevedra Friday night.
London, September 3 (ANI): Leaked documents have revealed Michael Jackson's dubious mental state in the weeks before his London comeback shows.
Los Angeles, Aug 27 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry is hoping to move to her fiance Olivier Martinez's native Paris to expand her daughter Nahla's cultural education as well as keep her safe from the paparazzi.
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Singer Mariah Carey will create two nail polish collections, and is excited to begin work on them.
Panaji, Aug 2 (IANS) The number of tourists from Britain to Goa has declined 30 percent, but Russian tourists have swelled by more than 200 percent over the last two years, the state assembly was told Thursday.
London, July 31(ANI): Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte, who won Team USA first gold medal at Saturday's men's individual 400 meter individual medley, supports an American flag-themed grill, and it almost cost him his gold medal.
Tunis, July 28 (Xinhua-ANI): Tunisia has requested the upcoming Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) summit to condemn the violence in Myanmar that killed some Muslims, the official TAP press agency reported on Saturday.
Islamabad, July 26 (Xinhua-ANI): Pakistani Taliban Thursday warned of taking revenge of the what they called killing, abuses of human rights and arbitrary detention of minority Muslims in Burma.
Bangkok, July 25 (IANS) Five policemen died in a bomb attack in Thailand Wednesday, Xinhua reported.
Rome, July 23 (IANS/AKI) Six staff members of a hospital in Rome were investigated Monday after a premature Filipino baby died when he was injected with artificial milk instead of saline solution.
Los Angeles, July 22 (IANS)Actor Alec Baldwin reportedly wants his yoga instructor wife Hilaria Thomas to become a big name and is advising her to release her own fitness range.
London, July 17 (IANS) Thanks to her eating habit, Singer Paloma Faith says she avoids seeing herself in full length mirror.
London, July 13 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole says she can relate to today's youth and wants to show disadvantaged kids that they can follow their dreams and escape their surroundings.
Moscow, July 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Navy warships will be sent to defend Russian merchant vessels in the event of a blockade due to the situation in Syria, an official said.
Bogota, July 8 (IANS) Colombia is likely to ratify double taxation avoidance agreement (DTAA) with India by the end of this year, which will help boost flow of two-way investments.
Rio de Janeiro, July 6 (IANS) Legendary football striker Romario has lambasted Brazil's choice of over-age players for the Olympic Games.
Damascus, July 3 (ANI): Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said that he regrets the shooting down of a Turkish jet by his forces last month.
Beijing, July 2 (IANS) Apple Inc. has agreed to pay $60 million to Proview Technology (Shenzhen) to settle the dispute over the iPad trademark, a court announced Monday.
Washington, June 30 (ANI): George Clooney, who hosted a high-profile fundraiser for President Obama at his home in May, is heading to Switzerland this summer for another campaign event.
Cairo, June 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) There will be no ban on wearing bikinis or drinking alcohol by tourists coming to Egypt following the election of Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood as president, an Egyptian official has said.
Wellington, June 29 (ANI): A sound artist has transformed earthquake recordings into music that will be showcased at the International Computer Music symposium in Slovenia in September.
Panaji, June 29 (IANS) A British charity has joined forces with a Catholic Church-backed NGO here to put an end to abusive and unethical tourism practices allegedly over-exploitative of Goa's water resources.
Moscow, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has the world's largest number of illegal migrants, accounting for almost seven percent of the country's working population, according to a report by the Paris-based Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
London, June 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Maria Sharapova got a second-round fright from Tsvetana Pironkova but came out Thursday to finish off the 38th-ranked Bulgarian in their Wimbledon women's singles match, which was interrupted by nightfall.
Eugene (Oregon), June 28 (IANS/CMC) Former Olympic sprint champion Maurice Greene has dismissed the notion that Jamaican Usain Bolt can rescale the lofty heights of 2008 when he established two mind-boggling World records in the 100 and 200 metres.
London, June 28(ANI): An animal right group, Tierschutzbund has expressed concern over the scaling obsession within Germany to predict the right outcome of the Euro Cup through their pets in a bid to gain popularity just like Paul the psychic octopus did during the World Cup 2010.
Karachi, June 28 (ANI): Around 4.5 kilograms of heroin was seized from a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft in Karachi, which was departing for London via Lahore.
Islamabad, June 28 (IANS) A Pakistani politician was detained at a US airport for five hours, it was reported here Thursday.
Tripoli, June 28 (ANI): Libya's former prime minister Al-Baghdadi al-Mahmoudi was tortured and beaten on his forced return to Tripoli from Tunisia, his lawyer has claimed.
Cairo, June 28 (ANI): Ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's health has further worsened, medical officials have said.
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Standing for long durations during pregnancy may curb the growth of the developing foetus, a new study has revealed.
Sydney, June 28 (ANI): Kate Upton was kicked out of California's famed Santa Monica pier during a photo shoot, after her one piece fell off.
London, June 28 (ANI): Bert van Marwijk has resigned as the Netherlands coach following his side's disastrous performance in Euro 2012.
Damascus, June 28 (IANS/AKI) At least four journalists were killed when armed gunmen blew up the newsroom of a pro-government television station near the Syrian capital.
Cairo, June 27 (ANI): An Egyptian court has suspended a government decree that gave military police and intelligence agencies the authority to arrest civilians and try them before military tribunals.
Los Angeles, June 27 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Lawrence turned a good Samaritan when she rescued a young woman who collapsed outside her apartment in California.
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Jennifer Lopez refuses to use any toilet unless it is fitted with her own special custom-made seat.
Moscow, June 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Spartak Moscow's Nigerian striker Emmanuel Emenike has signed a four-year extension with the football club.