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84-year-old Janet Fein, from Texas, gets college degree

Fein took part in state program that allows people ages 65 and older to take up to 6 credit hours for free at public universities in Texas.

18 Dec 2018 1:18 PM

Philippines' Catriona Gray crowned Miss Universe for 2018

Gray wore a sparkling red dress that she said was inspired by a volcano in the Philippines as she was handed the crown.

17 Dec 2018 6:29 PM

Meghna Gulzar says her film with Deepika Padukone will explore acid violence in India

Filmmaker Meghna Gulzar is set to direct a film on acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal with Deepika Padukone in the lead.

11 Dec 2018 1:57 PM

Ravi Shastri sets social media abuzz with 'on air' comment

Shastri came up with a rather interesting way to describe the tense moments of the game with Australia almost pulling-off a record chase.

11 Dec 2018 1:40 PM

Kartik Aaryan, Anushka Sharma PETA India's hottest vegetarians

Sharma, who was also named PETA India's Person of the Year in 2017, recently starred in an ad campaign.

11 Dec 2018 12:54 PM


'This is us': Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas share new photos from their wedding

The couple thanked Ralph Lauren and Sabyasachi Mukherjee for designing their outfits.

08 Dec 2018 12:12 PM

IIT Kharagpur researchers develop tools to diagnose lung diseases

System has been developed by researchers of Department of Electronics and Electrical Communications engineering of premier institute.

07 Dec 2018 3:29 PM

Is the media as the 4th pillar of democracy losing its credibility?

Media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power.

07 Dec 2018 2:03 PM

Aus vs Ind 1st Test: Shaun Marsh achieves unwanted feat post dismissal

Batting on Day 2 of the opening Test, Marsh was clean bowled by R Ashwin.

07 Dec 2018 10:56 AM

Anil Kapoor accepts he was offered to play lead opposite Sridevi in Chalbaaz

Sridevi, who married Anil's elder brother, producer Boney Kapoor, frequently collaborated with her brother-in-law.

07 Dec 2018 10:45 AM


9-yr-old boy overturns century-old ban on snowball fights in Colorado town

9-year-old Dane Best said his little brother would be his first target and that he would avoid breaking windows.

06 Dec 2018 11:22 AM

For Sara Ali Khan, it's not about being a star kid but her mother's daughter

She wanted to become a heroine at the age of four but it became a full-blown passion after her graduation.

05 Dec 2018 10:52 AM

Ada Hegerberg says 'twerk' request doesn't overshadow historic Ballon d'Or

Hegerberg was asked if she would perform a sexually provocative dance by French host DJ, Martin Solveig.

04 Dec 2018 1:56 PM

Thane engineering student named PETA India's 2018 volunteer of the year

Prasad Suresh Chavan has done everything from manning animal rights kiosks to helping bring an animal protection message to children.

04 Dec 2018 12:54 PM

Shah Rukh Khan's Meer Foundation donates wheelchairs to para athletes

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan recently attended the PCI send-off for Indian Contingent at Asian Para Games 2018.

04 Dec 2018 12:27 PM


Chris Gayle awarded $300,000 in defamation case against Australia media

The Australian media had accused Gayle of exposing himself to a female massage therapist during a Sydney training session in 2015.

03 Dec 2018 2:09 PM

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt reach temporary child custody agreement

The pair have six children - three biological and three adopted - aged between 10 and 17.

02 Dec 2018 11:19 AM

Nickyanka wedding: Couple recollects their first date, Priyanka’s reaction is funny

In an interview with American Vogue, Jonas explained that he proposed to his lady love just after three dates.

01 Dec 2018 2:06 PM

Anushka Sharma never feels 'settled or happy' with self

Currently at top of her game, Anushka, soon to be seen in Zero, believes reinvention is key to one's success.

30 Nov 2018 4:06 PM

With 2.0 release, High Court demands 37 ISPs to block 12,000 websites

Justice M Sundar passed the order Wednesday while allowing a plea moved by Lyca Productions Private Limited.

29 Nov 2018 8:36 AM