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)
NEW YORK: Fox is lowering the curtain on “American Idol,” ending a series that dominated television throughout the 2000s and made stars of the likes of Simon Cowell, Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwoo
MUMBAI: Superstar Salman Khan has begun filming the final leg of his upcoming Eid release “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” in Kashmir, reports NDTV.
NEW YORK: A vibrant, multi-hued painting from Pablo Picasso set a world record for artwork at auction, selling for $179.4 million on Monday night, and a sculpture by Alberto Giacometti set a record fo
NEW DELHI: “Dastaan,” a Pakistani drama based on the partition of subcontinent, has raised quite the furor.
CAIRO: Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef has been chosen to host the 2015 International Emmy Awards Gala in New York in November.
LOS ANGELES: Superhero sequel “Avengers: Age of Ultron” pummeled its rivals at the North American box office this weekend, delivering another Hulk-sized haul as it surged toward a worldwide take of $1
LONDON: Jason Watkins beat out Benedict Cumberbatch to take the best actor honor at Britain’s top television awards on Sunday, while Georgina Campbell was named best actress by the British Academy of
LONDON: Britain’s Prince Harry, one of the world’s most eligible bachelors, said on Monday he would love to have children but he is still waiting to find the right person to “share the pressure.”
BALTIMORE: Prince, the famously withdrawn and eccentric pop superstar, refashioned himself Sunday as a community healer as he led a peace concert in Baltimore.
BOSTON: The man dubbed the “Jon Stewart of Egypt” is eyeing new projects as he departs the Boston area.
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