08 Feb 2016
Beijing: Chinese flocked to temples and fairs to pray for good health and fortune today, the first day of the Lunar New Year. Today marks the first day of the Year of the Monkey, the ninth animal on the Chinese zodiac calendar.
25 Sep 2015
Mumbai: A few agonising Madhur Bhandarkar films over the years and I am imagining this is how his script factory functions.
23 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Bollywood may have more men at its helm but with changing times, women are not lagging behind either. Armed with well-chalked out roles, actresses have proved their mettle time and again. A case in point would be actress Deepika Padukone's back-to-back hits last year. HitList tells you what to expect from Bollywood's top actresses in 2014...
07 Sep 2016
Washington: A major opinion poll of thousands of voters in all the 50 American states showed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton with leads in key states enough to claim victory in the November 8 elections.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Indian stock markets are likely to remain bullish during the current Hindu calendar year (Samvat 2071) and investors would continue to reap rich gains, say experts. This year has been euphoric for markets. Apart from the last one month or so, overseas investors have been buying heavily.
21 Aug 2011
Ian Bell, who with his career-best 235 overtook Alastair Cook as the leading run-scorer in the present calendar year, on Saturday said that there is "healthy and constructive" competition among England batsmen and it is doing a world of good for the home team.
16 Jan 2016
Washington: US school district has unanimously voted to add Diwali, Eid al-Adha and Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve in the school holiday calendar, for the first time in the school system's history.
07 Apr 2016
Malda (WB): West Bengal Congress chief Adhir Chowdhury today accused Trinamool supremo Mamata Banerjee of leading a party of "thieves" and urged people to reject her and the ruling dispensation in the ongoing assembly elections in the state.
31 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Posters of popular Bollywood films like "Tarana", "Superman", "Sassi-Punnu", "Sakhi Robin", "Sagar", "Sati" "Pariksha" and "Sasural" from the 1930s and 1940s, have found space on the India Film Information (IFI) 2016 calendar.
31 Jan 2014
Kolkata: The Chinese New Year was ushered in here on Friday with colourful dragon and lion dancers streaming in and out of decorated residences and by people giving red envelopes stashed with cash to their loved ones.