India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Kiran Nagarkar, one of the country's most respected authors, has come down hard on divisive politics and twisted logic of politicians after the murder of a 50-year-old Muslim man in Uttar Pradesh over rumours that he consumed beef.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
"I can see there is huge dissatisfaction with liberal space shrinking at the moment and people are very much upset about it. We have a government which on one hand talks about very liberal things and on the other hand, does absolutely nothing to denounce those who are making retrograde remarks," said Shabana Azmi
Associated Press | Wednesday September 30, 2015
"A lot of people go to work and sit in a cubicle. Our cube just happens to move around the roads. And if we are successful, we are going to put ourselves out of a job."
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Wednesday September 30, 2015
We can bet this is one thing you didn't know about Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai. "Besides inspiring people, you also do a little bit of magic," Stephen Colbert said to her on The Late Show.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 24, 2015
Mr Rawail confirmed the news over the phone from Hyderabad, saying that it's "true". "I'm proud that we had a great jury and some wonderful people who have a great knowledge of cinema and love for it. There was no issue in that, but yes there was one manipulative man. His name is Amol Palekar
Tuesday September 22, 2015
Among other details spilled is this from choreographer duo Bosco-Caesar on Alia and Shahid's much-awaited part of the song: "They would only wait for that section of the song, where people would go mad doing their funny dance." Yes, we know exactly what he means
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
"I love comedy. It is a difficult genre to do but unfortunately a comic hero doesn't get his due in this industry because we look down upon it. Unless you do romance and tragedy, you don't get the best actor award. If you are making people laugh, it looks like buffoonery. It's very sad that this happens," said Akshay
Offbeat | Subuhi Parvez | Monday September 21, 2015
We're kidding - Zuckerberg already said that the point of the 'dislike' button is for people to be able to express empathy, not to downvote posts they hate.
Reuters | Monday September 21, 2015
"We have reached a transition point in the growth of the Internet," the report said.
World News | Jena McGregor, The Washington Post | Friday September 18, 2015
For most people, mid-morning is one of the busiest parts of the workday. Those 10 o'clock and 11 o'clock hours come after we've caffeinated ourselves, waded through morning email, caught up with colleagues and read up on the day's news. It's when meetings are held, our brains seem to function best and the real work of the day begins.
Caitlin Dewey, The Washington Post | Thursday September 17, 2015
Sociologists call this "informal social control" - the punishment we collectively mete out to people who deviate from social norms.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
"We're very excited. We kind of keep it like a little private but it's kind of impossible because people have been very excited," the Modern Family star said. When the host jokingly asked, "For you private it's like a thousand people, right?," she replied, "No, actually it's like 400."
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
"Not all emotional issues are mental health issues. As far as we know, you have one shot at this and it can be so beautiful, so why lessen the feeling of anything? Why numb yourself? If you're overtly emotional about anything, people discredit what thought you might be contributing, because anything overtly emotional can be viewed as a weakness"
World News | The Washington Post, Brian Fung | Wednesday September 16, 2015
After years of requests from its users, Facebook has confirmed it's working on a "dislike" button. "People have asked about the dislike button for many years. Today is a special day, because today is the day I can say we're working on it and shipping it," Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said during a live Q&A session Tuesday.
Ameya Naik | Tuesday September 15, 2015
We told you all about Jaguar's first family sports car - the F-Pace - and how it will not change but enhance the way we look at SUVs. Well, it was the first time Jaguar was setting foot into the world of SUVs and they did something that will be etched in people's memories for years to come.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
"Link ups don't bother me. It's a part and parcel as long as you and the other person knows the truth. I think this industry is built on speculation whether it comes to your professional or personal life or the films you are doing. It's not as big a deal as people might think. We don't really think that much on them," Arjun said
Indo-Asian News Agency | Saturday September 12, 2015
"We spent lovely moments at set, had a lot of fun on the lunch break. I miss all these. Moreover, I will miss being a newcomer, he said. He even feels the experience of facing the camera has been full of new learnings. I was a shy and introvert person. But now I feel I am confident. I can talk to people with ease," he said
Offbeat | Subuhi Parvez | Wednesday September 9, 2015
People in Colombia are spreading love and colour on their streets as they gear up for homemade car festivity.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 6, 2015
"I spent this night shivering and laughing under a clear, cold sky full of stars with people I love just to witness something beautiful. We mooned the moon and laughed ourselves hoarse, and I'm so incredibly grateful for every silly second," she wrote in the caption
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 5, 2015
"This film is very special for us because we've made it after a film Welcome, which has been running on TV for the last seven years and which people love a lot. So making the sequel of such a beautiful film is not an easy task," said Anees Bazmee
Thomson Reuters | Monday August 31, 2015
Central bankers from around the world are telling their American counterparts that they are ready for a US interest rate hike and would prefer that the Federal Reserve make the move without further ado.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
PMK would be able to provide the change which the people of Tamil Nadu crave for, if it was elected to power during 2016 Assembly polls, by eradicating corruption, closing liquor shops and resolving various crises including water and power shortage, party founder S Ramadoss said.
Ameya Naik | Saturday September 12, 2015
Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited has introduced two new dual-tone colour schemes for its bike Gixxer. As we know the bike carries the same DNA and the legacy of the GSX-R series and has already made quite an impression on the people of the country already.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Thai police are searching for a man they believe left a backpack bomb at a Bangkok religious shrine in a devastating attack that killed 20 people and has left the city reeling.