Everything you need to know about Venkatakrishnapuram: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Venkatakrishnapuram: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Muzaffarabad (Pakistan), May 18 (ANI): A Chinese man has been taken into protective custody in Pakistan administered Kashmir after he was accused of desecrating the Koran.
London, May 17 (IANS) British supermodel Kate Moss has revealed that she fights the signs of ageing by ducking her face in ice-cold water.
London, May 16 (ANI): Kate Moss has revealed that she fights the signs of ageing by ducking her face in icy water.
Madrid, May 16 (IANS/EFE) Leading fashion houses, including Lacroix, Armani and Victorio & Lucchino, are creating colourful, comfortable and imaginative outfits for some of Spain's top bullfighters.
Washington, May 10 (ANI): Huggies has come up with a new product called 'TweetPee' that would send a tweet to the parents if their child has a wet diaper.
Los Angeles, May 7 (IANS) Charles Earl Spencer, brother of late princess Diana, says he will close the museum he had set up in the honour of his sister.
London, May 6 (ANI): A new drug can help dependent drinkers reduce their consumption of alcohol by 61 percent.
London, May 6 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole will reportedly not push boyfriend Tre Holloway to move his base here for her.
Makhachkala, April 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The father of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings who was killed in a shootout with US police, said his son had taken an interest in boxing and literature, including some religious works.
Rome, April 21 (IANS) Udinese head coach Francesco Guidolin has praised 18-year-old Piotr Zielinski after his side beat Lazio 1-0 in the Italian Serie A.
London, April 20 (IANS) Singer-songwriter Cheryl Cole says she has no intentions of making a fitness DVD because she feels she looks awful when she works out.
Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) British comedian Russell Brand says he dated actress Teresa Palmer to get rid of her thoughts.
Los Angeles, April 18 (IANS) Singer-songwriter Stevie Nicks thinks actress Reese Witherspoon is too old to play her in a movie.
Washington, April 14 (ANI): Juicing is being promoted by many as a useful strategy for weight loss.
Tokyo, April 11 (ANI): All Nippon Airways (ANA), a unit of ANA Holdings Inc. has launched a joint project with AKB48, a group of Japanese girl pop icons, to encourage young people in Asia to travel more.
Los Angeles, April 10 (IANS) Rapper Chris Brown and singer Rihanna find it difficult to see each other because of their busy schedules.
St. Petersburg, April 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Reminding of a less-known side to the struggle for fine arts, Russia's most visited art museum has honoured its staff felines. The Hermitage Museum employs some 60 cats that guard its three million artworks from rats and mice.
Tokyo, April 6 (IANS/EFE) Made by hand and only of wood, the frames for prescription glasses made by Japan's Yoshihisa Yabuuchi are a gem of craftsmanship and design that are available for some 1,200 euros ($1,540), but only after two years on the waiting list.
Moscow, April 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Vladimir Putin has attended the inauguration of a building that will host the Club of the Cheerful and Sharp-Witted, or the KVN, humour show in Moscow.
Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): There are times when we make better decisions when we take more time to think and at times decisions where we take more time doesn't really help.
Melbourne, Mar 28 (ANI): Harrison Ford does not seem to be ready to talk about his reported role in Disney's planned Star Wars sequel.
Moscow, March 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An artist in The Russian capital has been sentenced to four years in prison for forging and selling what he claimed were Russian avant-garde paintings.
London, Mar 22 (ANI): England captain Steven Gerrard has vowed that he will never turn his back on his country like Rio Ferdinand, saying that he wants to lead his team to the World Cup in Brazil.
Washington, Mar. 15 (ANI): A Chinese city is seeking a 'Modern Day Marco Polo' to discover the city's most tourism-worthy places and tweet about them.
London, March 9 (ANI): Only one in 20 mothers considers herself as a perfect parent.
Washington, Mar. 5 (ANI): Michelle Obama has revealed that her family faced weight challenges when her daughters were younger and she took action to get them eating healthy and exercising.
London, February 28 (ANI): Lady Gaga is reportedly furious after learning that Kim Kardashian has poached her designer Nicola Formichetti.
Havana, Feb 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia plans to increase its share of the global space market from the current 10 percent to 15 percent, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said.
London, Feb. 20 (ANI): Leo Tolstoy's novel 'War and Peace,' which is regarded as one of the most important works of world literature, is being made into a six-part series - due on BBC One in 2015.
Kiev, Feb 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukraine will deliver 110 tank power plants "engines and related parts" to Pakistan under a $50 million contract, state-run arms exporter Ukrspetsstroi has said.
Los Angeles, Feb 19 (IANS) Actress Amanda Seyfried says she is attracted to "creeps" and likes "interesting and mysterious" guys.
Los Angeles, Feb 18 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston, who recently turned 44, works out for 40 minutes everyday to maintain her figure -- and that, despite a knee injury.
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Paris Saint Germain (PSG) has insisted England star David Beckham has become an instant hit with his new team-mates at the French club.
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Now teenage kids being blocked from using Facebook have another option to interact online- Grom Social.
Moscow, Feb 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An unconscious Russian man froze to death after he was put in a morgue freezer alive due to negligence of doctors, an expert said.
Los Angeles, Feb 7 (IANS) No visible thongs and transparent clothes are allowed at the forthcoming 55th Grammy awards, according to a leaked email, "a standard and practice wardrobe advisory", reports thesun.co.uk.
Houston, Feb 3 (IANS) James Harden scored his first career triple-double to lift the Houston Rockets to a 109-95 win over the Charlotte Bobcats in NBA action at the Toyota Center.
Los Angeles, Feb 3 (IANS) Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli snogged a chubby geek for a new TV ad.
Beijing, Feb 1 (IANS) Around 1,600 children from northwest China's Muslim-majority Xinjiang region, abducted and trafficked across the country and forced to carry out illegal activities, have returned home and resumed a normal life.
Beijing, Jan 31 (IANS) A court in southwest China's Sichuan province Thursday convicted two Tibetans of "intentional homicide" for inciting eight people to self-immolate, three of whom died.
Beijing, Jan 29 (IANS) The smog that has choked many Chinese cities, including Beijing, in recent days has affected a total area of 1.3 million square km, environment authorities said Tuesday.
Los Angeles, Jan 29 (IANS) Actor Channing Tatum and his wife Jenna Dewan-Tatum are expecting their first child. He says pregnancy has turned his wife into an animal.
Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) Victoria Azarenka of Belarus won the women's singles title at the Australian Open defeating China's Li Na here Saturday.
Washington, January 25 (ANI): Middle school students take to bullying - either in the form of physical aggression or spreading rumors - to boost their social status and popularity, according to a new UCLA psychology study.
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 23 (IANS) Kerala has sanctioned 1,854 new posts to expedite development in 990 'gram panchayats' of the state, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said Wednesday.
Dubai, Jan 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Jose Mourinho must repair his frayed relationship with the Real Madrid squad if the team are to have any hope of rescuing their season, former Real right-back Michel Salgado has said.
Dubai, Jan 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Manager Jose Mourinho must repair his frayed relationships with the Real Madrid squad if the team are to have any hope of rescuing their season, former right-back Michel Salgado said Sunday.
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS/R -Sport) Second seed Maria Sharapova delivered a crushing victory over Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens Sunday to reach the women's singles quarterfinals of the Australian Open.
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): Victoria Beckham is said to be the driving force in bringing her family back to London
Melbourne, Jan 18 (IANS) Sixth-seeded Chinese Li Na advanced to the fourth round at the Australian Open here Friday with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Sorana Cirstea of Romania.
London, January 15 (ANI): An artist who can only paint while he's asleep is flagging his entire collection on eBay - for 1million pounds.
Sydney, Jan 9 (ANI): One of Hollywood's best-known cars, the futuristic Batmobile, is up for sale in the US.
Los Angeles, Jan 8 (IANS) Three months pregnant Kim Kardashian is using pharmacy body oil Bio-Oil to prevent stretch marks.
Washington, Jan 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A popular New Year's resolution is to join a gym and lose weight, but not everyone would qualify for membership to a chain of health clubs in the US that wants its members to be at least 23 kg or more overweight to join.
London, Jan 4 (IANS) A Briton, who works as a caretaker at a primary school, has been arrested after nearly 4,000 indecent images of children were found on his computer.
Beijing, Jan 2 (IANS) A number of workers were trapped when an under-construction tunnel of a metro line collapsed in a Chinese city Wednesday, Xinhua reported.
Los Angeles, Jan 2 (IANS) A photographer was killed in a car accident as he was attempting to take pictures of Justin Bieber's white Ferrari.
Los Angeles, Jan 2 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga won't be smoking weed as she works on her next album "Artpop".
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 1 (IANS) Fluminense ace Deco hailed Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho as the "best in the world," dismissing former Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola's claim to the crown in the process.
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Zaina bin Laden, the 56-year-old daughter-in-law of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, is a "keen member" of a British charity that provides care, advice and support to serving members of the armed forces, veterans and their families.
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Singer Jay McGuiness says he wants to date singer Eliza Doolittle as they share common habit of being vegetarians.
Tokyo, Dec. 21 (ANI): The United States is ready to hold strategic defense talks with the incoming Liberal Democratic Party leader Shinzo Abe, who is set to be elected Japan's seventh prime minister in six years next week, a senior Department of Defense official has confirmed.
London, December 21 (ANI): Charging smartphones while driving could soon be a simple process using a special wireless mat rather than with cables or adaptors.
Washington, December 20 (ANI): Space research has developed a new way of measuring the pressure inside your skull using simple sound waves from headphones.
London, Dec 19 (IANS) Britain's Prince William wants his child to have a "normal life".
London, Dec. 16 (ANI): Lady Gaga's stylist Nicola Formichetti, who is responsible for some of her most famous outfits - including her 16 kilogram meat dress, has said that he regrets some of the popstar's looks even though "she works it...mostly."
Johannesburg, Dec 13 (ANI): In a bid to turn the world's largest social network into a more discreet place, Facebook has now planned to make its privacy controls easier to find and understand.
Washington, December 6 (ANI): Scientists have turned to the zebrafish to find a new way to investigate mechanisms at work in Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): Internet search giant Google has updated its YouTube app for Apple's iPad and iPhone 5, according to a report.
Los Angeles, Dec 5 (IANS) Singer Peter Andre says he is open to the idea of having another child with his new girlfriend Emily MacDonagh, but says he will only commit to marriage again if it will be forever.
Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan Saturday inspected 70 beagles imported from China allegedly by a pharmaceutical lab for experiments, animal rights group PETA said.
Houston, Nov 28 (IANS) Basketball player James Harden scored 24 points and Patrick Patterson added 22 to lead the Houston Rockets to their 117?101 win over the Toronto Raptors at the Toyota Center.
Los Angeles, Nov 27 (IANS) Singer Liam Payne is working hard on his fitness, and he wants to be in perfect shape for a holiday with his reported girlfriend Leona Lewis around Christmas.
Los Angeles, Nov 26 (IANS) Actor Alec Baldwin credits his wife, yoga instructor Hilaria for helping him lose weight and tone up.
Beijing, Nov. 19 (Xinhua-ANI): China on Monday sent the third satellite in its "Environment I" family into the sky, sharpening its abilities in environmental monitoring and disaster forecasting.
Los Angeles, Nov 17 (IANS) The bike driven by Daniel Craig in the opening scene of new James Bond film "Skyfall" is being auctioned for charity.
London, November 16 (ANI): Twilight star Robert Pattinson is apparently dreaming of a new career move.
Beijing, Nov 12 (IANS) Two Tibetans died after self-immolating in China Monday, authorities said.
Los Angeles, Nov 12 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson says lovemaking scenes in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2", the last instalment in the popular franchise, are much more intense because that is how the crew wanted it to be.
Washington, Nov. 10 (ANI): George Clooney's less famous sister Adelia Zeidler, who has gotten much less exposure than other women in the actor's life, has revealed some unknown things about him.
Los Angeles, Nov 10 (IANS) Singer Elton John and his partner David Furnish, who are bringing up surrogate son Zachary, are set to welcome their second child through the same surrogate.
Sydney, Nov 9 (ANI): Checking your emails at the work place daily in the morning is the worst way to start your day, an expert has said.
Los Angeles, Nov 9 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson has revealed that he battled with depression after his rise to fame with the success of "Twilight" saga.
Los Angeles, Nov 9 (IANS) Actress Cameron Diaz is all praise of veteran actor Tom Courtenay and says she will love to see him younger.
London, Nov 6 (IANS) Singer Robbie Williams was secretly hoping for a son because he wanted to have a little boy who would share his passion for soccer.
Los Angeles, Nov 2 (IANS) Actor Taylor Kinney says he fell for Lady Gaga because he liked her hard working nature and strong personality.
London, Oct 31 (IANS) Actress Goldie Hawn has explored her creative side by designing a candle for charity.
London, Oct 29 (ANI): The French site of the Euromillions lottery has reportedly been hacked, with the homepage being replaced by Koranic verses.
MES MATE SSK results of HQ 136 have been declared. With this declaration by HQ 136 works engineers the candidates wait is finally over.
Moscow, Oct 17 (IANS) Russia fired a short-range missile Tuesday to test its missile defence system.
Washington, Oct 16 (IANS) The CIA had paid an Al Qaeda spy to help find a bride for American-born terrorist Anwar al Awlaki in a plot to kill him, a media report said.
Beijing, Oct 11 (IANS) More than 540,000 Chinese officials at the grassroots level have been "punished" for discipline violations over the last five years, the government said Thursday.
London, October 8 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have identified 8 new loci associated with susceptibility to atopic dermatitis in the Japanese population.
Los Angeles, Oct 3 (IANS) Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger is desperate to save his marriage with wife Maria Shriver.
Film: "Resident Evil: Retribution"; cast: Milla Jovovich, Sienna Guillory, Michelle Rodriguez; Director: Paul W.S. Anderson; Rating: **
London, September 30 (ANI): Rupert Sanders, who made headlines for having an extra-marital affair with Kristen Stewart, is now in marriage counselling with his wife Liberty Ross, it has been revealed.
Los Angeles, Sep 30 (IANS) Director Rupert Sanders and his wife Liberty Ross are trying every bit to save their marriage. They are going for counselling, following his reported fling with actress Kristen Stewart.
Washington, Sept 20 (ANI): Scientists are developing a revolutionary new lens which could lead to making smartphones as thin as a credit card.
Washington, September 19 (ANI): Researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., are creating concoctions of organics, or carbon-bearing molecules, on ice in the lab, then zapping them with lasers.
Washington, Sept 18 (ANI): Scientists are developing a new drug with a natural product secreted by a soil bacterium to treat tuberculosis.