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: Rock legend Bruce Springsteen will honor The Who as the British band marks a half-century at a star-studded charity concert next month.
MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra disappeared from the big screen after her last film “Kill Dil.” There are speculations that the actress is waiting for a script which would suit her personal
CHICAGO: Oprah Winfrey is selling the furniture, artwork, household items and clothing that once filled her Chicago home.
LOS ANGELES: Oscar-winning director Michel Hazanavicius is under consideration to take on a comedy-musical film with Tom Cruise titled “Bob the Musical,” the Frenchman said Thursday at a film festival
UNITED NATIONS: Actress Angelina Jolie pleaded with world powers Friday to help the millions of Syrian refugees. Jolie brief the council as special envoy for the UN on refugee issues.
NEW YORK: Sawyer Sweeten, who played one of Ray Romano’s twin sons in the CBS comedy “Everybody Loves Raymond,” has died. He was 19.
GAZA CITY: When nightfall descends upon Gaza, the glittering lights of the Level Up restaurant seem to be the only bright spot in this darkened city.
UNITED NATIONS: Jordan’s 20-year-old crown prince has become the youngest person ever to chair a meeting of the UN Security Council, to applause and some “He’s cute!” sighs.
A connection between books and Bollywood? Yes, very much.
LOS ANGELES: Sony Pictures said Wednesday it is working on an animated “Spider-Man” film for 2018 which will be conceived by “The LEGO Movie“’s creators.
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