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  • McConaughey had auditioned for Titanic

    Kate Winslet has revealed she auditioned for her part of Rose DeWitt Bukater in “Titanic” with Matthew McConaughey. During “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”, the host said Paramount wanted to cast McConaughey as Jack in the film. “I auditioned with Matthew, isn’t that weird? I’ve never said that in public before!” Winslet said. The 42-year-old actor became a global sensation 20 years ago when she nabbed the leading role in the

  • Al Pacino changed Chastain as an actor

    Jessica Chastain says Al Pacino “changed” her as an actor and has hailed him as a great mentor and friend. The 40-year-old actor first worked with the 77-year-old movie legend in 2011 in the drama “Wild Salome”, which Pacino also directed, reports Femalefirst. “That was the moment for me. All the film people in LA wanted to see Al Pacino on stage, and oh, who’s this girl that no one’s ever heard of?’ He

  • Yemen’s Huthi rebels claim ex-president Saleh killed

    Sanaa, Yemen’s rebel-controlled interior ministry today announced the “killing” of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, as a video emerged showing what appeared to be Saleh’s corpse.

  • Bomb defused near Nepal PM’s hotel

    Dhangadhi: A bomb, planted near a hotel where Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has been staying for an election campaign in the Far Western region, was defused on Monday by a bomb disposal squad of the national army.

  • Daisy Shah enjoys healthy pressure

    She has joined “Race” franchise which previously featured Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone, but Daisy Shah is not bothered by the possible comparisons. The “Jai Ho” actor says there is some pressure on her but she is taking it in a healthy way. “There is a healthy kind of pressure. Katrina and Deepika are among the finest actresses we have and they are the divas of the industry. So I look up

  • Esha Gupta to the rescue

    Recently actress Esha Gupta, who was last seen in ‘Baadshao’, came to the rescue of a female fan who was being harassed by a boy during a promotional event. On seeing this transpire, Esha immediately reprimanded him and left him with a stern warning.
    As Esha walked in for the event, the crowd went berserk and the security guards were called to control them. Suddenly, she noticed a guy misbehaving with a girl,

  • Ashes 2017 2nd Test: Wickets tumble as Australia build 268-run lead over England

    Adelaide: Australia wrestled with a seaming pink ball under the lights to build a 268-run lead with six wickets in hand over England in an engrossing second Ashes Test here today. In testing batting conditions the Australians struggled against the moving ball in the final twilight session as England roared back after trailing by 215 runs in the first innings.

  • Mumbai: Singapore Airlines flight’s landing at wrong airport averted

    Mumbai: A Singapore Airlines flight on Monday was about to land on the small Juhu airport, mistaking it for the international airport, before the error was detected in the nick of time for it to land at the scheduled airstrip, officials said.

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    New way to stop HIV in its tracks found

    Washington,  Researchers have discovered the protein that helps HIV to evade the body’s defence system, an advance that may help stop the deadly virus in its tracks. When HIV-1 infects an immune cell, the virus travels to the nucleus so quickly there is not enough time to set off the cell’s alarm system.

  • Legendary actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at the age of 79

    Mumbai: Legendary Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor, the romantic screen icon of ’70s and ’80s, died this evening. He was 79. He took his last breath at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital here. Actor Randhir Kapoor, son of veteran actor Raj Kapoor, confirmed the news.

  • I do fail, admits Yuvraj Singh but won’t give up at least till 2019

    Colombo: Yuvraj Singh has no qualms in conceding that he has been “failing” but the out-of-favour Indian cricketer says he won’t give up on his career at least till 2019. The 36-year-old all-rounder, who played a pivotal role in India’s 2011 World Cup triumph, has been struggling to keep a place in the side for some time now.

  • Telangana: 30-year-old pregnant woman jumps off movie van to escape rape

    In a shocking incident, a 30-year-old woman has died after she fell from a running van to save herself from rape bid from the driver and cleaner of the vehicle at Toopran in Medak district. The woman, who was seven months pregnant, died. The incident took place on NH Hyderabad-Nagpur National Highway 44 on Saturday, came to light on Sunday when the woman’s relatives approached the police.

  • Destroy terror ‘safe havens’ or else US will: CIA tells Pakistan

    Washington/Islamabad, In a stern warning to Pakistan, the CIA chief has said if Islamabad does not eliminate terrorist “safe havens” in its territory, the US will do “everything” it can to destroy them. The statement by CIA Director Mike Pompeo came ahead of US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis’s visit to Islamabad where he will persuade Pakistan to support the new US strategy on Afghanistan. The Trump administration is sending mixed signals to

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    In pictures: Navy Day celebration in Mumbai that captures the spirit of Indian Navy

    December 4 is celebrated as Navy Day in India to mark the glorious victory of the Indian Navy in the Indo-Pak War of 1971 and to show gratitude to the Navy personnel who brought the country this moment of pride. The day is a tribute to the courage and determination made by the Indian Navy during the India-Pakistan 1971 war. On December 4, 1971, the Indian Navy executed the Operation Trident. The