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Turkish singer Melek Mosso cuts hair on stage in solidarity with Iranian women
Los Angeles, Sep 29 (IANS) Turkish singer Melek Mosso chopped off her long tresses on stage to show solidarity with Iranian women protesting the tragic death of Mahsa Amini, who was detained by authorities in Tehran on September 13 and three days later, died in custody.
2022-09-29
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Namrata Shirodkar makes emotional promise to departed mother-in-law
Hyderabad, Sep 29 (IANS) Former actress Namrata Shirodkar has made an emotional note for her husband Mahesh Babu's mother Ghattamaneni Indira Devi, who passed away on September 28 after a prolonged illness. She was 70.
2022-09-29
Category: India, Charleston,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Kalari empowers physically as well as mentally, says Kajal Aggarwal
Chennai, Sep 25 (IANS) Kajal Aggarwal, who has disclosed that she has been learning Kalaripayattu for over three years now, said that the ancient martial art is "a beautiful practice that empowers the seeker physically as well as mentally."
2022-09-25
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
It was only in 2000 that Julia Roberts got equal pay for equal work
Los Angeles, Sep 25 (IANS) Julia Roberts was able to break the glass ceiling for A-list female movie stars only in 2000 when she commanded $20 million for the biographical legal drama 'Erin Brockovich', reports 'Variety'.
2022-09-25
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Hollywood
Our bodies can change, but our spirit need not: Kajal Aggarwal
Chennai, Sep 21 (IANS) Kajal Aggarwal, who has now taken a liking for horse riding, said that our bodies could change but our indomitable spirit and burning passion need not.
2022-09-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Bring millets back in your kitchen for healthy living, says Millet Man
Shimla, Sep 20 (IANS) Popularly known as the 'Millet Man of India', Khadar Vali called upon farmers, agriculture scientists and policy makers to promote millets in agriculture to save soil, water, environment and, above all, human health.
2022-09-20
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society,Business/Economy
Charitable star: I fall at the feet of those I help, says Raghava Lawrence
Chennai, Sep 18 (IANS) Actor-director Raghava Lawrence, who is known for his philanthropic activities, has said that those receiving help must not fall at his feet but that he must be the one to fall at people's feet and offer them help.
2022-09-18
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema
Chiranjeevi gifts personal accident insurance cards to blood donors
Chennai, Sep 4 (IANS) Calling each blood donor a life saver, Telugu Megastar Chiranjeevi on Sunday said that each blood donor was a goodwill ambassador for the cause of blood donation.
2022-09-04
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema
Manju Warrier on biking trip to Himalayas with Ajith
Chennai, Sep 3 (IANS) Malayalam star Manju Warrier has thanked actor Ajith Kumar for having introduced her to his group of passionate bikers with whom she has completed a biking trip to the Himalayas.
2022-09-03
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema
Lars von Trier talks about working with Parkinson's Disease
Los Angeles, Sep 2 (IANS) Danish auteur Lars von Trier is coming to terms with continuing his distinguished career with Parkinson's Disease, which he has been diagnosed with.
2022-09-02
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Dwayne Johnson brings his own meals to eat at restaurants
Los Angeles, Sep 2 (IANS) Director Stephen Merchant has shared that Hollywood star Dwayne Johnson brings his own meals to restaurants for 'regimented' diet'.
2022-09-02
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Hollywood
Ozzy Osbourne paranoid about staying in US, set on going back to UK
Los Angeles, Aug 29 (IANS) It seems like the rock legend Ozzy Osbourne isn't too pleased with staying in the US as the Black Sabbath frontman is set to permanently return to the UK with wife Sharon after several years living in Los Angeles, reports Mirror.co.uk.
2022-08-29
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Lara Dutta shares de-glam look, urges netizens to 'keep it real'
Mumbai, Aug 28 (IANS) Former Miss Universe and Bollywood actress Lara Dutta, who was last seen in OTT series 'Hiccups And Hookups' is giving her fans a reality check about how real life is different from what appears on social media.
2022-08-28
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Bollywood
Sreenu Vaitla turns emotional as daughter heads to US
Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) Telugu cinema's well-known director, Sreenu Vaitla, has penned an emotional post, saying he now understands how his father would have felt when he chose to leave home for Chennai.
2022-08-25
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema
Prakash Jha's 'Matto Ki Saikal' trailer highlights a daily-wage labourer's struggles
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) The trailer of the Prakash Jha-starrer 'Matto Ki Saikal' (Matto's Cycle) was unveiled on Monday. Helmed by M. Gani, it is a slice-of-life film which had its premiere at the Busan International Film Festival in 2020.
2022-08-22
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Bollywood
'Protect your ears': Actor Ajith Kumar draws attention to tinnitus
Chennai, Aug 20 (IANS) Actor Ajith Kumar on Saturday urged people to protect their ears.
2022-08-20
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema
Megan Thee Stallion talks about being an orphan after losing mom
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (IANS) Rapper Megan Thee Stallion has opened up about navigating her life since her mom Holly Thomas lost her battle with brain cancer in 2019.
2022-08-19
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Mark Hoppus had suicidal thoughts after cancer diagnosis left him in depression
Los Angeles, Aug 18 (IANS) Blink-182 bassist Mark Hoppus, who was declared cancer-free in September last year, had contemplated suicide after his lymphoma cancer diagnosis sent him into depression.
2022-08-18
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Forgetting history will take us back to old times, warns Kamal Haasan
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) Expressing his heartfelt wishes for Independence day to every Indian celebrating the occasion, actor and politician Kamal Haasan on Sunday warned that history has taught us that forgetting lessons from the past could take us back to old days.
2022-08-14
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
JK Rowling receives death threats over tweet for Salman Rushdie
Los Angeles, Aug 14 (IANS) British author J.K. Rowling, who is known for the 'Harry Potter' series, recently received a public threat from an Iran-backing extremist, following her denunciation of the attack on fellow British author Salman Rushdie, reports Deadline.
2022-08-14
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Simran, Sangeeth Sivan congratulate athletes for doing India proud at CWG
Chennai, Aug 6 (IANS) Actress Simran and director Sangeeth Sivan were among the celebrities from the film industry who joined scores of fans from across the country in congratulating Indian athletes, including wrestler Sakshi Malik, who have been putting up a stellar show at the ongoing CommonWealth Games.
2022-08-06
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema,Sports
Time makes you forget your problems, says Priya Bhavani Shankar
Chennai, Aug 3 (IANS) Urging those going through tough times to hang in there and wear a smile, actress Priya Bhavani Shankar on Wednesday said that worrying was overrated and that time would make one forget their problems.
2022-08-03
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema
No epidural for Mandy Moore when she has her second child
Los Angeles, July 30 (IANS) American singer Mandy Moore will have an unmedicated birth procedure when she welcomes her second baby this fall because of an autoimmune disorder called immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), reports People magazine.
2022-07-30
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Aishwarya Rajinikanth calls herself 'proud daughter of a high and prompt tax payer'
Chennai, July 25 (IANS) Director Aishwarya Rajinikanth, the elder daughter of Tamil film star Rajinikanth, has thanked the Income Tax Department of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry for honouring her dad on the occasion of Income Tax Day.
2022-07-25
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Southern Cinema
Simon Pegg calls daughter 'greatest thing' in his life
Los Angeles, July 24 (IANS) 'Star Trek' actor Simon Pegg's daughter is the "single greatest thing" to have happened to him.
2022-07-24
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Hollywood
We're all gonna die, money is false sense of security: Mike Tyson
Los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) Former boxer Mike Tyson, who will be seen in the Telugu star Vijay Deverakonda and Ananya Panday's upcoming pan-India film 'Liger' in a special appearance, has been reflecting on the subject of mortality and money. He believes that his own "expiration date" isn't too far away.
2022-07-21
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Sports
Madhavan is a proud father as Vedaant breaks record in swimming
Chennai, July 18 (IANS) Actor Madhavan's son Vedaant Madhavan has broken the 1500 metres National Junior Record in swimming, much to the delight of his father. Taking to social media to make the announcement, Madhavan said: "With the Grace of God and all your blessings, Vedaant breaks his first meet record of the 1500 m freestyle at the National Junior Aquatic Meet."
2022-07-18
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Bollywood,Sports
Acclaimed Malayalam director accused of stalking presents two sides of cops
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) A day after announcing he had decided to withdraw from filmmaking until his innocence is proven in a case filed by an actress against him, well-known Malayalam film director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan has expressed empathy for police personnel, who, he says are compelled to obey "the unlawful orders of their corrupt superior officers".
2022-07-17
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Sanjjanaa Galrani vows to serve as many people as possible till her last breath
Chennai, July 11 (IANS) Actress Sanjjanaa Galrani, for whom this year's Eid was a special one, has promised to do her "little best" till her last breath to serve as many people as possible who are in genuine need.
2022-07-11
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
David Bennett's loss 'beginning of hope' for future patients
New York/New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Devastated by the loss of David Bennett, the 57-year old patient with terminal heart disease, who made history as the first person to receive a genetically modified pig's heart, the researchers at University of Maryland Medical Center in the US said they have gained invaluable insights learning.
2022-03-10
Category: International, United States,Science/Tech,Human Interest/Society,Health/Medicine
UNDP partners with Bhumi Pednekar for gender equality ahead of Women's Day
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) Ahead of International Women's Day, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, intends to implement a year-long social campaign for which it has roped in Bollywood actress Bhumi Pednekar.
2022-03-05
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Bollywood
Father-in-law saves life of ailing daughter-in-law by donating kidney
Aurangabad, Feb 12 (IANS) A 25-year-old woman, diagnosed with kidney ailment, from Jalna district in Maharashtra's Aurangabad has received a new lease of life after her father-in-law donated one of his kidneys with the help of doctors at Medicover Hospitals.
2022-02-12
Category: India, Bihar,National,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society
Shillong couple's hunger strike against attacks on non-tribals
Shillong, Jan 24 (IANS) A middle-aged couple from Shillong on Sunday started their 'indefinite hunger strike till death' in protest against the alleged atrocities committed against the people belonging to non-tribal communities in Meghalaya.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Suresh Gopi comes to aid of 84-yr-old ex-EMS staffer
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 24 (IANS) Malayalam superstar-turned-politician Suresh Gopi will take up the cause of an 84-year-old retired woman engineer of All India Radio who is currently residing in a church-run old age home here.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Kerala,National,Human Interest/Society,Immigration/Law/Rights
Annapurna, class 12 Raj girl, selected for UNESCO's World Teen Parliament
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Annapurna Krishnavat, 17, a resident of Lunda village in Udaipur, has been selected as an Influencer MP in UNESCO's World Teen Parliament.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Human Interest/Society
Marina Beach to have permanent ramp for the specially-abled
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) The Marina Beach in Chennai which attracts thousands of tourists daily is all set to have a permanent ramp for the specially-abled persons, officials said.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Human Interest/Society
Consistent govt approach, mass awareness changed status of girl child in India
New delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Every year India celebrates National Girl Child Day on January 24. In 2008, the Ministry of Women and Child Development, government of India, decided to celebrate this day to offer support and opportunities to the girl child in India.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Northern Command chief pays visit to his first commanding officer and mentor
Jammu, Jan 24 (IANS) General Officer-Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command, Lt General Y.K. Joshi, paid a visit to his first Commanding Officer, Colonel K.S. Jamwal, VSM (Retired), at his residence in Jammu.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Human Interest/Society
Delhi: Nursing staff wear black ribbons to protest over pending ex-gratia
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) The nurses' unions of Delhi government-run hospitals on Monday wore black ribbons to register their protest over pending ex-gratia which was announced by the Arvind Kejriwal-led government.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society
Odisha colleges asked to verify PwD certificate of students
Bhubaneswar, Jan 24 (IANS) The Odisha government on Monday asked all degree colleges to verify disability certificate of students admitted under the Person with Disability (PwD) quota in the last three academic years.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Orissa,National,Education,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Govt wants to strengthen Mahila varsity: K'taka Minister
Bengaluru, Jan 24 (IANS) The Karnataka government does not have any intention of closing the Mahila University in Vijayapura but it wants to expand and strengthen it instead, C.N. Ashwath Narayan, Minister for Higher Education, clarified on Monday.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Education,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Delhi govt to conduct survey on Covid's impact on children
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) To understand the impact of Covid-19 on the children, the Delhi government has decided to conduct a survey on the basis of which the Happiness Curriculum will be updated.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Breaking cliches in Srinagar, like a young woman entrepreneur
Srinagar, Jan 23 (IANS) Well, she told her parents that she was taking classes for JEE (Joint Entrance Examination). but Mehak Suhail
2022-01-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Human Interest/Society
Racket to corner relief money on Chhattisgarh police radar
Raipur, Jan 23 (IANS) In a unique initiative to prevent victims of disaster from getting fleeced by brokers, Chhattisgarh's Korba police have formed a compensation cell to facilitate the affected and keep the fraudsters at bay.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Uttarakhand ,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics,Defence/Security
On K-pop popularity, S.Korean exports of red pepper paste surge 63%
Seoul, Jan 23 (IANS) South Korean exports of red pepper paste soared nearly 63 per cent in the past four years thanks to the global popularity of Korean pop (K-pop) culture, data revelaed on Sunday.
2022-01-23
Category: International, South Korea,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Post-wedding celebration turns into mourning in MP
Bhopal, Jan 23 (IANS) A post wedding celebration turned into a tragedy in Madhya Pradesh's Betul district when bridegroom's cousin collapsed while dancing and died.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society
Indore's Khajrana temple committee plans to build cowshed, Bhakt Sadan
Indore, Jan 23 (IANS) The management committee of the Khajrana Ganesh temple in Madhya Pradesh's Indore is planning to build a huge cowshed and a multi-story building called 'Bhakt Sadan'.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society,Religion
Hindu Munnani seeks NIA probe into suicide of TN girl
Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) The Hindu Munnani has called for a probe by the National Investigating Agency (NIA) into the suicide of a 17-year-old girl alleging conversion behind the reason of her death.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Human Interest/Society,Politics
33-year-old Dubai bizwoman in Limca book of records for maximum Disney toys
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 23 (IANS) A 33-year-old Kerala businesswoman in Dubai has an unending passion for collecting Disney plush toys and holds a Limca book of records for her hobby.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Kerala,National,Human Interest/Society,Art/Culture/Books
TN archaeologist R. Nagaswamy passes away
Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) Renowned archaeologist and Tamil Nadu archaeology department's first director, Padma Bhushan R. Nagaswamy passed away on Sunday at 2.30 p.m. at his Chennai home, according to his family members.
2022-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Human Interest/Society