• 7 Amazing Reasons Why Partner Yoga Is Great For Your Relationship

    Bollywoodshaadis.com - Sat 20 Jun, 2015 11:40 AM IST

    Yoga means "union or unification", and that makes partner yoga a perfect recipe for uniting two souls. In 'partner yoga', you and your partner can do the traditional yoga postures together by helping and supporting each other. Whether you share a smooth sailing relationship or have currently hit a rough patch, Partner or couples yoga is an ultimate way to enrich your bonding with your partner. If you are looking for ways to heighten passion in your relationship, then again this is your answer. In partner yoga, you are working together to achieve that perfect posture. More »7 Amazing Reasons Why Partner Yoga Is Great For Your Relationship

  • One-take thriller 'Victoria' sweeps German film awards

    Reuters - Sat 20 Jun, 2015 2:27 AM IST

    By Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) - German heist film "Victoria", shot in one single take in more than 20 locations in central Berlin, won top honours at the German Film Prize on Friday, taking best picture and five categories in one of the world's most lucrative film awards. The movie tells the tragic story of Victoria -- a talented, but jobless pianist from Spain stranded in Berlin -- who as she leaves a nightclub gets acquainted with a wild bunch of young men and becomes embroiled in an armed robbery. "Crime does pay," director Sebastian Schipper told an applauding audience of more than 2,000 people, including German Culture Minister Monika Gruetters. More »One-take thriller 'Victoria' sweeps German film awards

  • The Empire strikes back ... at a secret London location

    Reuters - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 10:24 PM IST

    By Marie-Louise Gumuchian and Joel Flynn LONDON (Reuters) - Hooded jawas search for treasures and stormtroopers patrol the streets on the lookout for suspicious activity. A galaxy, far, far away has arrived at a secret location in London for a "Star Wars" film screening with a difference. Secret Cinema, which specialises in immersive film events, is bringing back to life one of the most popular film franchises of all time in a summer screening of "The Empire Strikes Back". More »The Empire strikes back ... at a secret London location

  • Disgraced NBC anchorman says ego drove him to exaggerations

    Reuters - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 7:16 PM IST

    By Bill Trott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fallen anchorman Brian Williams said on Friday he was not trying to mislead people by exaggerating stories about his work but that his ego drove him to make the mistakes that cost him his job on NBC's "Nightly News." Williams, who will end a six-month NBC-imposed suspension in August, appeared on the network's "Today" show and said he was sorry for the inaccuracies. "I got it wrong," Williams said. "I own this and I own up to this." NBC said on Thursday that Williams, 56, will not return to his prestigious anchor job but will join the network's cable channel MSNBC as anchor of breaking news and special reports in mid-August. More »Disgraced NBC anchorman says ego drove him to exaggerations

  • Salman Khan goes gaga over 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' team

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 6:42 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Salman Khan will be seen embarking on an action-filled journey from India to Pakistan in forthcoming film "Bajrangi Bhaijaan". The superstar lauded the film's script and praised film's director Kabir Khan and his female lead Kareena Kapoor Khan. There was only one person who was a bit unprofessional, who would come late on the sets -- the producer Salman Khan," he said. More »Salman Khan goes gaga over 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' team

  • You can now flirt with strangers on Happn using songs from Spotify

    ANI - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 6:35 PM IST

    Washington, June 19 (ANI): Dating app Happn is officially joining forces with Spotify to allow users to share their favorite songs with one another. More »You can now flirt with strangers on Happn using songs from Spotify

  • Father’s Day 2015: 11 on-screen fathers that will inspire you!

    TheHealthSite.com - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 5:21 PM IST

    Vito Corleone, Darth Vader and Maximus make it to our top fathers list but who's the greatest father of them all? More »Father’s Day 2015: 11 on-screen fathers that will inspire you!

  • 'Yogathon' attracts over 10,000 people in Delhi-NCR

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 4:32 PM IST

    The fitness movement was launched here on Friday and will continue till June 21, the International Yoga Day. "We are proud to be part of this fitness movement here in the national capital. As a part of the 'Yogathon', people of all age groups will get a three-day free and easy access to all the yoga classes held by expert trainers in over 100 fitness studios and gyms across Delhi-NCR," Nidhisha Varshney, co-founder and CEO, Fitmein.in, said in a statement. More »'Yogathon' attracts over 10,000 people in Delhi-NCR

  • Richa Chadha spoke of terrorism, dowry on French talk show

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 4:12 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Richa Chadha, who was in France to promote her movie "Masaan" earlier this month, was invited to "Le Grand Journal" -- a French nightly news and talk show and says that she is happy as she represented India and its people and got a chance to speak about issues pertinent to the Indian society. More »Richa Chadha spoke of terrorism, dowry on French talk show

  • Indian production on Zindagi channel soon

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 4:08 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) After syndicating heart-warming and widely acclaimed stories of Pakistani shows like "Zindagi Gulzar Hai", "Humsafar" and "Waqt Ne Kiya Kya Haseen Sitam" to Indian screens, Zindagi channel is all set to venture into its own production with upcoming non-fiction show "Shukriya". To be hosted by actor Gunjan Utreja, the show's concept is said to be in sync with the channel's brand ethos 'Jodey Dilon Ko', wherein people will be given the opportunity to say "thank you" to their special loved ones. "Zindagi is a channel whose exceptional content is the most talked about in our industry and every actor wants to associate with it and work in its shows. More »Indian production on Zindagi channel soon

  • Juhi's husband keeps her away from 'pizza' business

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 4:06 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Actress Juhi Chawla says the food chain Pizza Metro Pizza is the baby of her husband Jay Mehta, who keeps her away from the business. Pizza Metro Pizza is Mehta's venture along with his business associates. Juhi and her husband are also co-owners along with Shah Rukh Khan of the popular IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders. More »Juhi's husband keeps her away from 'pizza' business

  • Hollywood, Bollywood are both full of talent: Nargis Fakhri

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 3:02 PM IST

    New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Nargis Fakhri has embarked on a journey to the larger than life terrain of Hollywood with film "Spy". The New York-born Bollywood actress says among the dissimilarities that widen the gap between Hindi silver screen and West, there is one similarity that weaves them together -- the pool of talent. Nargis, who ventured into Bollywood opposite Ranbir Kapoor in film "Rockstar" in 2011, added that Hindi filmdom and Hollywood -- two of the most prominent film industries of the world -- can scale more success by learning from each other. More »Hollywood, Bollywood are both full of talent: Nargis Fakhri

  • Want to take father's legacy forward: Govinda's daughter

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 1:40 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) Veteran actor Govinda's daughter Tina Ahuja, who is looking forward to her debut film "Second Hand Husband", says she has the "huge responsibility" of taking her father's legacy forward. Directed by Smeep Kang, "Second Hand Husband" also features Dharmendra and Gippy Grewal. More »Want to take father's legacy forward: Govinda's daughter

  • 7 Most Common Makeup Mistakes That Can Make You Look Old

    Bollywoodshaadis.com - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 9:07 AM IST

    You might have just given up on the chase for undying youth, but your search for looking perpetually young is an entirely different story. Makeup helps you in fulfilling your desire of looking more stunning and attractive. Unfortunately, over usage or if used in a wrong way it can make you look old. More »7 Most Common Makeup Mistakes That Can Make You Look Old

  • Brian Williams' fall at NBC ends era of the celebrity news anchor

    Reuters - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 3:53 AM IST

    By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Fifty years ago, TV network news anchors such as Walter Cronkite were the trusted, familiar faces watched by millions of Americans who tuned in every night to watch them deliver the news with authority. Now, in an era of news delivered around the clock on the Internet, cable television and social media, the celebrity TV news anchor appears to be a dying breed. NBC may have driven the final nail in the coffin on Thursday. More »Brian Williams' fall at NBC ends era of the celebrity news anchor

  • Jeralean Talley, world's oldest-known person, dies at 116

    Reuters - Fri 19 Jun, 2015 2:07 AM IST

    By Serena Maria Daniels DETROIT (Reuters) - Jeralean Talley, the world's oldest-known person, has died in Michigan 26 days after her 116th birthday, a family spokeswoman said on Thursday. Born on May 23, 1899, Talley climbed to the top of a list kept by the Gerontology Research Group, which validates the agesof the world's longest-living people, after Gertrude Weaver died at 116 in Arkansas in April. Talley died on Wednesday night in her home in Inkster, a Detroit suburb, which she shared with her daughter, Thelma Holloway, 77, said Christonna Campbell, a family spokeswoman. More »Jeralean Talley, world's oldest-known person, dies at 116

  • That's right, kangaroos are left-handed

    Reuters - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 11:17 PM IST

    By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Research on wild kangaroos in Australia is challenging the notion that having a strong hand preference is a trait that developed primarily in people and other primates. Scientists said on Thursday that these Australian marsupials displayed a natural preference for using their left hand for feeding, self-grooming and other activities. "We found a pronounced degree of 'handedness,' comparable to that in our species," said biologist Yegor Malashichev of Saint Petersburg State University in Russia. More »That's right, kangaroos are left-handed

  • Toddler Harper Beckham's designer clothes go on sale for charity

    Reuters - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 7:30 PM IST

    Spice Girl-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham donated 25 of her three-year-old daughter's outfits as part of Save the Children's "Fashion Saves Lives" sale. On display were dresses, skirts, tops, trousers, coats and shoes - from Doc Martens boots to colourful pumps - by designer names such as Chloe, Marc Jacobs, Gucci, Ralph Lauren, Stella McCartney and Versace with price tags reaching up to 500 pounds($795). Queues started forming outside the "Mary's living & giving" shop in London's Primrose Hill early Thursday morning, with eager mothers wanting to be the first to get their hands on the designer items. More »Toddler Harper Beckham's designer clothes go on sale for charity

  • Australian actress Rachel Griffiths seeks happy endings for trafficking victims

    Reuters - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 7:28 PM IST

    By Astrid Zweynert HONG KONG (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Australian actress Rachel Griffiths, who rose to fame in the hit 1994 movie "Muriel's Wedding", loves Hollywood's happy endings and this drove her to get involved with helping victims of human trafficking in Asia. Griffiths, 46, said her work as a patron of the charity Hagar has inspired her to believe that individuals can play a key role in helping to abolish modern-day slavery, an industry estimated to be worth $150 billion a year globally. "Every Hollywood actor likes a happy ending so I decided to help raise awareness about these issues," Griffiths told the Thomson Reuters Foundation at a conference on slavery. More »Australian actress Rachel Griffiths seeks happy endings for trafficking victims

  • Divyanka not in 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' post leap?

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 6:24 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) The story of "Yeh Hai Mohabbatein" may be heading towards a forward leap, and what remains uncertain is whether actress Divyanka Tripathi continues to be a part of the show. In the Star Plus show, Divyanka plays role of a South Indian girl, named Ishita, married to a Punjabi man Raman Bhalla (played by Karan Patel) for his daughter Ruhi. -*- Never gave up my dancing skills: Rapper Raftaar Rapper Raftaar, who will next be seen shaking a leg in the upcoming eighth season of dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa", says people can expect a "heavy dose" of entertainment from him as he never gave up his dancing skills while focussing on music career. More »Divyanka not in 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' post leap?

  • Book Talk: Wojcicki upgrades the classroom in "Moonshots"

    Reuters - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 4:39 PM IST

    In "Moonshots in Education: Launching Blended Learning in the Classroom", teachers and Silicon Valley insiders Esther Wojcicki and Lance Izumi bring this philosophy to schools, outlining a strategy for using technology to unleash creativity. Combining case studies with recommendations for education technology tools, they argue that giving students independence and freedom makes them more likely to succeed in the world. Wojcicki, who has been a high school English teacher for 31 years and is co-founder of the Teacher Academy and Apps for Education at Google Inc, spoke to Reuters about the role of technology in the classroom and why students prefer textbooks to iPads. More »Book Talk: Wojcicki upgrades the classroom in "Moonshots"

  • Diljit is surprise package of 'Udta Punjab': Kareena

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 3:46 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan says her "Udta Punjab" co-star, Punjabi singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh will drive viewers crazy with his performance in the movie. Sharing her experience of working with Diljit, she said: "I'm excited to work with Diljit as I'm a big fan of him. People will go mad, he is that good in the film." "He's a huge star in Punjab... During our shooting, he would come to me and ask for a photograph with him to prove to his fans that he was actually doing a film with Kareena. More »Diljit is surprise package of 'Udta Punjab': Kareena

  • Dropbox rolls out File Requests feature which lets anyone upload files to an account

    ANI - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 3:00 PM IST

    Washington, June 18 (ANI): Dropbox has released a new feature that will allow people without an account of their own to share files with Dropbox users. According to the TechCrunch.com, the new feature is called the 'File Requests,' gives anyone the user ask the ability to upload files into your Dropbox account, into a folder of their choosing. Using a simple interface on Dropbox.com/requests, user can specify what file or files they are looking for and they are then provided a link they can distribute or can select the option to have Dropbox send a request email on their behalf. More »Dropbox rolls out File Requests feature which lets anyone upload files to an account

  • Ali Fazal to play negative role in next film

    IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 2:40 PM IST

    Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Actor Ali Fazal, who will essay a negative role in his upcoming yet untitled film, will attend two international metal music festivals to absorb the essence of his character. Ali will start off with attending Rock for People in the Czech Republic and after that, he will attend the Wacken Festival in Germany in the coming months. It's like finding calmness in the loud zone to attend the emotion of craziness that the character demands," Ali said in a statement. More »Ali Fazal to play negative role in next film

  • CEO Evan Spiegel erases his Tweets to better explain Snapchat

    ANI - Thu 18 Jun, 2015 2:07 PM IST

    Washington, June 18 (ANI): A day after Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel starred in a low-fi video aimed at explaining his social network to old people, he has now cleared his Twitter account of every single tweet but one in order to better explain the concept behind his app that focuses on 'instant expression' and living in the present. In the video, he had said that instant expression should tell people who you are right now, which is what the self-destructive messaging service did. Shortly after posting the video, he omitted his tweets in a bid to better explain what he said in the video by practising it in real life. More »CEO Evan Spiegel erases his Tweets to better explain Snapchat

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