Thursday, January 17, 2019

Veteran Bollywood actor Kader Khan dies

Desk Report: Veteran Bollywood actor-writer Kader Khan passed away due to prolonged illness on Monday. He was 81. Khan was admitted to a hospital in Canada...

After a decade of dormancy, Chaka Khan blooms again

Desk Report: If Chaka Khan were a flower, she'd be a perennial. "Because I go dormant and then I..." Khan stops and gracefully lifts her arms...

Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth reportedly got married

Desk Report: Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth appear to have tied the knot amid reports the couple got married in a secret wedding ceremony. Cyrus posted...

With ‘Second Act,’ Jennifer Lopez makes her own opportunity

Desk Report: Jennifer Lopez learned a long time ago that in the entertainment business you can't just sit around waiting for opportunities, you have to...

Philippines contestant Catriona Gray named Miss Universe

Desk Report: The Philippines' Catriona Gray was named Miss Universe 2018 in a competition concluding Monday in Bangkok, besting contestants from 93 other countries and...

Inner beauty matters more: Oishi

Desk Report: Miss World contest prioritises the beauty of a woman’s inner self over how she looks, said Jannatul Ferdous Oishi, who represented Bangladesh in...

1947 best-picture Oscar sells for nearly $500,000 at auction

Desk Report: One Academy Award trophy sold for nearly $500,000 and the second for well over $200,000 in a rare auction of Oscars that ended...

Film director Amjad Hossain passes away

Desk Report: Renowned film director Amjad Hossain passed away at a Bangkok hospital on Friday afternoon. He was 76. He breathed his last at Bumrungrad International...

Celebrities flock to Indian business icons’ lavish wedding

Desk Report: In a season of big Indian weddings, the marriage of two business scions on Wednesday is set to be the biggest of them...

In Pictures: Miss Universe 2018 – national costume contest

Ninety four contestants showcased costumes representing their nations during the MISS UNIVERSE National Costume Show in an elaborate display of color and culture. The contest...