Japan's Misao Okawa, then 114, poses with the certificate of the world's oldest woman, which was presented to her by Guinness World Records Japan Country Manager Erika Ogawa, unseen, at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan. (AP)
LOS ANGELES: Dystopian thriller “Insurgent” blasted its way to top spot at the North American box-office this weekend as Sean Penn action movie “The Gunman” fired a blank, estimated figures showed Sun
WASHINGTON: Whether it’s the earnest Josiah Bartlet from “The West Wing” or the manipulative Frank Underwood in “House of Cards,” Americans prefer television presidents to their real-life POTUS, Presi
VANCOUVER: Monica Lewinsky made the case for a more compassionate Internet last week, while touting her credentials as “patient zero” of Internet-shaming culture.
MUMBAI: Shahid Kapoor reportedly got engaged to Mira Rajput, a third year student in Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi, media reports said on Monday.
LOS ANGELES: Singer Rihanna finds a unique warmth and “safeness” in Jennifer Lopez’s voice — the kind her mother has.
LOS ANGELES: Sony Pictures is gearing up to develop a reinterpretation of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” titled “Verona.”
LEICESTER: Dug out of a municipal car park five centuries after his battlefield death, England’s Richard III began his final journey Sunday before finally receiving a burial fit for a king this week.<
JODHPUR: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is eagerly awaiting his visit to Egypt for the India By The Nile Festival 2015 and hopes to reach out to his fans during his stay.
WASHINGTON: Canadian singer Celine Dion will return to her residency in Las Vegas in August after taking an indefinite break last year to care for her cancer-stricken husband, People magazine reported
HONG KONG: From her poverty-stricken roots in a Philippine backwater, via domestic service in Hong Kong to acclaim in New York, Xyza Cruz Bacani’s inspirational journey started with a camera bought wi
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