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Star Trek fans pay tribute to Spock

  Leonard Nimoy (above) died in Los Angeles on Friday.

Veteran actor Leonard Nimoy, who delighted sci-fi fans worldwide with his iconic turn as the pointy-eared half-human, half-Vulcan Mr Spock in the Star Trek TV series and films, died Friday aged 83.

Catwoman is bisexual


Superhero Batman’s enemy and romantic interest Catwoman, Selina Kyle, has come out bisexual in the latest issue of Catwoman comic book.

Bikram Yoga founder accused of sex assaults

Bikram Choudhury

A 69-year-old prominent Indian-American yoga guru who founded an exercise routine practised in hot rooms is facing six lawsuits filed by women, accusing him of sexual assault or rape at various locati

Second Hindu temple vandalised in Washington

A Hindu temple in the US has been vandalised with several windows broken and the word “fear” painted on its wall, the second such incident in America’s Washington state this month.

American Horror Story actor Ben Woolf dies

Ben Woolf

American Horror Story: Freak Show star Ben Woolf has died following a head injury.

Diamonds, pearls, gowns rule Oscars

The red carpet fashion at the just concluded Oscars 2015 was a very expensive affair and has set the tongues wagging about Lupita Nyon-go’o’s 6000-pearls encru-sted gown and $7.2 million jewels worn b

Oscars 2015: Equality issues dominate Oscars

Best actress: Julianne Moore (Still Alice), Best actor: Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything). (Photo: AP)

Birdman, Grand Budapest Hotel, Whiplash share honours

Birdman soars to Oscars glory with four wins


Birdman — a showbiz satire about the dark side of fame — soared to Oscars glory on Sunday, taking four Academy Awards, including the coveted best picture prize on Hollywood’s biggest night.

Celebrities rally for equal rights

 John Legend gives a high five to Oprah Winfrey after winning the best original song award for Glory from Selma.— AFP

Equality issues dominated the 87th Academy Awards with winners Alejandro G Inarritu, Patricia Arqu-ette, Common, John Lege-nd and Graham Moore calling for women, gay, immigrant and African-American ri

Oscars 2015: Birdman or Boyhood?

Hollywood is preparing for its Oscars close-up on Sunday, as Tinseltown’s annual awards season comes to its climax with two films expected to face off for the top prize.

There always comes a time when you have to heed Jesus who said: “Render unto Caesar the things that are Caesar’s, and unto God the things that are God’s.” So this time I will render unto the finance m

The devil, they say, is in the details. There is a world of difference between the Budget speech of Arun Jaitley, peppered with smart announcements, and the real numbers in the Budget documents.