ABOARD THE SILVER SPLENDOR: For a lucky fellowship of fans, Comic-Con is beginning early on a private train car trekking to the pop-culture convention.
MUMBAI: Actress Soha Ali Khan got engaged to her long— time beau, Kunal Khemu, in Paris.
NICE, France: Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has raised more than $25 million at a charity gala in France for his foundation which aims at protecting the environment and endangered species.
ROME: This year’s Venice Film Festival will tackle topics from the financial crisis to drone warfare, and feature performances from Willem Dafoe, Al Pacino and Ethan Hawke.
GARY, Indiana: Plans are in the works to name a school after Michael Jackson in the late pop star’s Midwestern hometown.
PARIS: French luxury powerhouse Hermes has named Nadege Vanhee-Cybulski as their new womenswear designer.
LONDON: Britain’s Prince Harry has spoken of his hatred for the micro-blogging website Twitter due to its role in the invasion of his privacy, newspapers reported Tuesday.
McLaren Automotive retailer for Saudi Arabia, Al-Ghassan Motors, has unveiled the latest model to join the McLaren range, the 650S.
SAN FRANCISCO, California: Google+ apologized Tuesday and stopped requiring people to use their real names while mingling in the online social network, as it looks to gain ground on market leader Face
ZURICH: Swiss drugmaker Novartis has struck an agreement with Google to develop “smart” contact lenses that would help diabetics to track their blood glucose levels or restore the eye’s ability to foc
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