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)
The 8th Asian Film Festival opened with a Japanese comedy film 'Robo-G' at the garden residence of the Japanese Consul General Matahiro Yamaguchi in Jeddah on Saturday.
MUMBAI: Sonam Kapoor, who was diagnosed with swine flu in Rajkot on Saturday, is on the road to recovery, says her publicist.
LONDON: Fallout from the Brit awards shook up the music charts on Sunday, knocking US rock band Imagine Dragons off the top spot in favor of English singer/songwriter Sam Smith, data from the Official
CHICAGO: Lady Gaga and Vince Vaughn plunged into the icy waters of Chicago’s Lake Michigan at a fundraiser for the Special Olympics.
This is a true story. He was 18 and he was going home to India for his final school examinations.
MILAN: Femininity is getting a rethink in Milan.
LOS ANGELES: The Acdaemy Awards this year might be boring and not up to the expectations but one person’s act had raised quite a few eyebrows.
MUMBAI: After Anil Kapoor and Nimrat Kaur, Priyanka Chopra too has joined the world of American Television.The actor will feature in ABC drama pilot “Quantico” as a FBI trainee.
MILAN: He may be a Swinging Sixties icon, but British photographer David Bailey up close is a wise-cracking crank who shrugs off his immense success as one of the world’s most famous celebrity photogr
ISTANBUL: Yasar Kemal, one of Turkey’s most prominent writers and a nominee for the Nobel Literature award, has died aged 92, state media said Saturday.
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