BEIJING (Reuters) - Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has taken inspiration from fears in China about milk safety for his latest work of art, a huge map of China made out of milk powder tins appearing at an exhibition in Hong Kong which opens on Friday. Ai, whose 81-day detention in 2011 sparked an international outcry, has regularly criticised the government for what he sees as its flouting of the rule of law and the rights of citizens. ... More »China's Ai Weiwei takes inspiration from milk scandal
In our exclusive interview, we chat to Hollywood's most famous nutritionist, Kimberley Snyder, who's on a mission to reconnect health, beauty and energy with her Beauty Detox Solution....What's the Beauty Detox Solution philosophy? "The basis of my philosophy is connecting the link between health, beauty and energy. Most people think about just numbers when it comes to diets – they focus on how many calories and how many grams of carbs they've consumed. ... More »Drew Barrymore and Fergie's nutritionist creates 'The Beauty Detox Solution'
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Bollywood filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who stood by Sanjay Dutt during his trying times, is confident the actor will make a fresh start after completing his jail term. More »Mahesh Bhatt predicts new beginning for Sanjay post-jail term
In a new interview Emma Watson says she loved playing a wild child but for her personally, 'the allure of being sexy never really held any excitement for me' . . . More »Emma Watson Who Stars In New Film The Bling Ring ‘Isn’t In A Rush To Be Sexy’
By Sam Cage BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Got 48 hours to explore Romania's capital and its eclectic mix of western architectural ideas, eastern imagery, 20th century totalitarian megalomania and buzzing nightlife? Reuters correspondents with local knowledge help visitors map the city's shift from one of Europe's most progressive urban centres at the start of the 20th century to a chaotic maze of dusty boulevards and quaint neighbourhoods bearing the scars of brutal communist policies. FRIDAY 4 p.m. ... More »Travel Postcard: 48 hours in Bucharest
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) When it comes to fashion and style, Deepika Padukone puts the best foot forward. The model-turned-actress feels it is good to keep up with the times, but suggests fashion trends should not be followed blindly. More »Don't follow fashion trends blindly: Deepika
If ever there was something to make a Friday morning even better, it might just be this- a Grazia Daily exclusive from Marc Jacobs himself revealing exciting details about his new makeup line... More »Exclusive: Marc Jacobs Reveals Exciting Information About His New Makeup Collection to Grazia Daily
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" stars Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone are ready to take the small screen route to promote their forthcoming romantic film. They will shoot together with the cast of the serial "Pyaar Ka Dard Hai". More »Ranbir, Deepika in TV show for movie promotion
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) The popular chocolate hero of the 1980s, Rishi Kapoor says he is "a competent actor" and would like to try out character roles and that he doesn't want to be typecast as a typical onscreen dad. More »Don't want standard father's role: Rishi Kapoor
Back in February the news dropped that Kate Moss would be the new face of Kérastase for their first styling range - couture styling. At the time we got a couple of sneak peeks of Mossy s mega blow dry, with a behind the scenes video where we could watch Kate s trademark More »Kate Moss's Campaign For Kérastase's New Styling Range Lands- Check out her Massive Blow Dry!
Back in February the news dropped that Kate Moss would be the new face of Kérastase for their first styling range. At the time we got a couple of sneak peeks of Mossy s mega blow dry, with a behind the scenes video where we could watch Kate s trademark More »Kate Moss Cranks Up The Volume In New Campaign For Kérastase Styling Range
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Sonu Sood confesses that he was so eager to work with filmmaker Ramesh Taurani that he gave his nod for "Ramaiya Vasta Vaiya" without even having read the script. More »Sonu signed 'Ramaiya Vasta Vaiya' without reading script
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) If you can't afford high-end designer cards, fret not! Shopkeepers in the capital's favourite wedding cards destination of Chawri Bazar in old Delhi have affordable options. Whether it is paper or colour or size, everything can be customised without shelling out big bucks. More »Wedding card creativity at its best
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Television actor Angad Hasija, the latest entrant in "Amrit Manthan", says his character in the show will confuse the audience. More »Angad Hasija gets mysterious in 'Amrit Manthan'
Film: "Epic"; Voices: Amanda Seyfried, Beyonce Knowles, Colin Farrell, Josh Hutcherson, Christoph Waltz, Aziz Ansari, Steven Tyler, Jason Sudeikis, Pitbull, Judah Friedlander, Blake Anderson, Chris O'Dowd, Emma Kenney, and Jason Harris; Director: Chris Wedge; Rating: *** 1/2 More »'Epic' alluring and amazing
© Getty - HandbagAfter wowing in lace Burberry on Day 1, Cara Delevingne owned Day 2 at Cannes Film Festival too, in a sheer suit by Roberto Cavalli.Hitting the party circuit, Cara played with androgynous vibes in the tailored jacket touched with gold baroque detailing, and sheer wide-leg trousers that seemed to be layered over a pair of black shorts.While in theory that all sounds like a terrible arrangement indeed, in real life, on the Delevingne body, it was actually pretty awesome. ... More »CANNES: Cara Delevingne suits up in sheer Roberto Cavalli
If you’re working hard to keep fit you want to make sure every minute you spend working out is making a difference. Here we reveal five ways you can maximise your workout so that you can get the results you deserve. More »5 quick workout tweaks that maximise results
© Getty - HandbagEmma Watson hit the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival last night, sparkling in Chanel for the premiere of The Bling Ring.Fresh from Karl Lagerfeld's Spring 2013 Couture catwalk show, Emma's gown teamed a flesh-flashing backless design, with a column cut and snow white skirt. Though keeping all bling and rings to a minimum, Emma's sequinned black bodice brought understated sparkle while her makeup remained simple yet elegant. ... More »CANNES: Emma Watson plays it chic in Chanel at Bling Ring premiere
By Jeremy Gaunt LONDON (Reuters) - If Kat Edmonson ever becomes a household name, she can put it down not just to her talent as a jazz singer, but to some decidedly modern financing as well. The 29-year-old Texan, an old-school chanteuse with a contemporary lilt, has funded production of her second album via a community workshop and through crowd-sourcing, essentially getting the people who like her to pay for it. The album, "Way Down Low", has now been picked up by Sony which is "launching" the singer outside the United States as an up-and-comer in a more traditional manner. ... More »Singer Kat Edmonson gets creative with financing her music
By Michael Sin SYDNEY (Reuters) - A startled kangaroo knocked an Australian politician to the ground and clawed his leg after its morning graze on a suburban lawn was interrupted by the jogging lawmaker. The eastern grey kangaroo was grazing on the front yard of a house a short distance from Australia's national parliament in Canberra when Greens politician and keen triathlete Shane Rattenbury surprised the munching marsupial. In trying to flee, the 1.4 metre (4.5 feet) tall kangaroo clawed the back of Rattenbury's left leg and knocked him to the ground as it hopped away. ... More »Boxing kangaroo stops jogging Australian MP in his tracks
Movie: "I Don't Luv U"; Cast: Ruslaan Mumtaz and Chetna Pande; Director: Amit Kasaria; Rating: *** More »'I Don't Luv U' heart not in its theme (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ***)
Chennai, May 17 (IANS) She may be just 19, but southern actress Vithika Sheru believes that for a long career in films, it is vital to have a perfect combination of beauty and talent. She says it's important to strike a balance between being glamorous and playing performance-oriented roles. More »Beauty, talent essential for long career: Vithika Sheru
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Actress Vidya Balan, who was seen walking the red carpet at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival, will set out for a holiday with husband Siddharth Roy Kapur in France after the movie extravaganza. More »Vidya Balan to holiday in France with husband?
By Patricia Reaney REUTERS - Candice Glover, a soul singer from rural South Carolina, was named "American Idol" on Thursday, becoming the first female singer to win the television singing competition since 2007. Glover, 23, defeated country singer Kree Harrison in the popular vote with her powerful voice in what judges deemed a close contest to take the title on season 12 of the Fox network show. "You are officially our American idol," host Ryan Seacrest said as the crowd of more than 7,000 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles cheered. ... More »U.S. soul singer Candice Glover wins "American Idol"