Offbeat



Kriti Sanon is here to stay!

MUMBAI: Kriti Sanon with ‘Heropanti’, a successful debut film on her CV is on the cusp of showbiz fame — that point wherein a newcomer begins to gain recognition within and outside the industry.



Yasmine Hamdan enters Oscar race

BEIRUT: The love song “Hal” written and sung by Yasmine Hamdan, a Lebanese singer, songwriter and actress, has been named one of the 79 tracks competing for Best Original Song at the 87th Academy Awar







Lives of danger, poverty on Philippines’ typhoon coast

Life is a constant throw of the dice for farmer Nilo Dilao and other residents of the Philippine island of Samar, the ground zero for many of East Asia’s deadliest storms.



In US, drones take off as Christmas gifts

ANDREW STEELE, 15, chose a drone as a Christmas present. And he’s not alone. Thousands of drone fans — young and old — turned out at a recent show in Los Angeles.



Clooney’s free speech petition gets no support

NEW YORK: Oscar winner George Clooney slammed Hollywood power players for not supporting Sony Pictures following the cyberattack on the company over the satirical comedy “The Interview” about North Ko



Watson is feminist of the year

LONDON: Actress Emma Watson has been named feminist of the year in a new poll.

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