Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) As part of a promotional strategy for her next film "2 States", Alia Bhatt has sent out a public invite to the "engagement ceremony" aka the "2 States" movie promo launch. To spread a buzz about it, Alia has posted an engagement card on social networking platform Twitter. The card read: "As esteemed members of the family, you are invited to the engagement ceremony (or the '2 States' movie promo launch) between Krish Malhotra (Arjun Kapoor) and Ananya Swaminathan (Alia Bhatt). Shagun only in the form of movie tickets on wedding (film release) day." Alia also posted an intriguing message with the card: "I'm getting engaged." "2 States", directed by Abhishek Varman, is based on an eponymous novel by Chetan Bhagat. More »Alia invites all to 'engagement ceremony'
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Rapper RedFoo, best known as the popular member of LMFAO, is ready to take the country by storm with his debut tour. He will be performing here and Mumbai in March, and he is excited to offer "non-stop merriment" to his Indian fans. He will also take to the stage along with the Party Rock Crew at Tulip Star, Mumbai, the following day. A cast of 12 dancers and performers led by RedFoo will entertain clubbers with the ultimate party performance. More »Post split, RedFoo to give solo performance in India
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Courtney Love is facing a new woe - a doctor has filed a suit for outstanding fees dating back to 2010. More »Courtney Love sued for $48k by doctor over unpaid fees
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee is set to marry for the fourth time after announcing his engagement to girlfriend Sofia Toufa via his twitter account on Monday (Feb 24th). More »Tommy Lee set to marry for fourth time
New Delhi, February 26 (ANI): Kate Winslet has confessed that she feels that people are nice to her now, as the media hype about her relationship with co-star Leonardo DiCaprio has lessened. The 'Titanic' star, who had a hard time coming to terms with the rumours, said that in her opinion the tabloids were harsher before, Universal Pictures India reported. More »People are nicer to me now, says Kate Winslet
London, February 26 (ANI): George Clooney is going to be the vicar in the upcoming wedding ceremony of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, it has been revealed. Sources revealed that Pitt asked his long-time pal Clooney to conduct the service, who was shocked at first but later agreed to do it. Insiders claimed that the 50-year-old actor is calling Clooney "Reverend George Clooney" and is taking it all very seriously and that he has already had discussions about what kind of service the couple would like to have. More »George Clooney turns vicar to be able to marry pals Brangelina!
Washington, February 26 (ANI): Akon has launched an environmental project in Africa, which will provide electricity to one million households by the end 2014. The 'Lonely' hitmaker has teamed up with charity officials and bosses of local corporations for his 'Akon Lighting Africa campaign', which aims to equip homes with solar panels, Contactmusic reported. The campaign will provide electricity and promote energy sufficiency in the continent. Akon had earlier told his fans on Twitter that his team is getting a great response from many of the leaders and that they are planning to keep up the momentum of the campaign. More »Akon plans to provide electricity to 1M African households
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Piers Morgan has blasted the report that claims that he was rude to his fellow colleagues and didn't show any respect to anyone, who was working under him. According to a report by the New York Daily News, a co-worker said that the 48 year-old TV presenter was such an a------- to people working for him, Contactmusic reported. More »Piers Morgan slams reports claiming he was rude to CNN co-workers
Washington, February 26 (ANI): Sharon Stone has revealed that cosmetic surgeons are queuing up to give her a "nip and tuck". More »Surgeons queuing up to `nip and tuck` me, says Sharon Stone
A Hong Kong man was sentenced to 2-1/2 years in jail and his brother got six months on Wednesday over an attempt to extort nearly $13,000 from American director Michael Bay and his crew during filming of "Transformers 4". Mak Chi-hang and his younger brother Mak Chi-shing refused to close their air conditioner repair shop or turn down loud music in October when the crew was about to start shooting a scene for the science fiction movie. A member of the crew had approached the brothers the day before and they had agreed to compensation of HK$1,000, the district court heard. When the crew refused, an argument ensued, scuffles broke out and the younger Mak elbowed a police officer. More »Hong Kong brothers jailed for trying to blackmail 'Transformers 4' crew
REUTERS - Two-time European Cup winner Mario Coluna has died at the age of 78, a little more than a month after his Benfica and Portugal team mate Eusebio passed away, the Mozambican government and his former club announced on Tuesday. Similar to Eusebio, Coluna hailed from Mozambique but played for Portugal in the colonial days, the midfielder captaining the team to third place at the 1966 World Cup in England. Nicknamed 'Monstro Sagrado' (Sacred Monster), Coluna was born in Maputo, moved to Benfica in 1954 and was part of the Lisbon-based club's European Cup-winning sides of 1961 and 1962. More »Benfica legend Coluna dies one month after Eusebio
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Justin Bieber has turned down the plea deal he was offered for his DUI case and is headed to court. More »Justin Bieber set to go to trial in DUI case
Wellington, Feb 26 (ANI): Katy Perry's new music video for her hit single 'Dark Horse' has offended Muslims as it shows the killing of man who is wearing a pendant which says Allah in Arabic. More »Muslims outraged with Katy Perry 'anti-Islamic' 'Dark Horse' video
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Marc Anthony revealed he rakes in 1.25 million dollars every single month in legal documents filed as part of his child support fight with ex-wife Dayanara Torres. Anthony's former wife wants her monthly support for their 2 sons upped from 13,000 dollars a month to 113, 000 dollars a month, TMZ.com reported. Anthony, who had to disclose his income, reported a net worth of 20.8 million dollars of which 260,000 dollars is in cash, paying 18,000 dollars a month in child support in other relationships. Anthony responded in his own legal documents that Torres was a poor money manager because she can afford way better since he gives her 28,4216 dollars a month in spousal and child support. More »Marc Anthony earns '$1.25mln a month'
London, Feb. 26 (ANI): Cheryl Cole will return to 'X Factor' only under one condition, if she is the only female on the panel, it has been revealed. The former 'X Factor' judge Cheryl Cole has allegedly told ITV bosses that she will only reprise her role on the judging panel alongside Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and a still unconfirmed fourth mentor if she is the sole women, the Mirror reported. More »Cheryl Cole will return to 'X Factor' only if she is sole female judge
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Christian Bale, who had put on 43 pounds for his role in Oscar-nominated 'American Hustle,' suffered a herniated disc due to the drastic weight gain, it has been revealed. More »'American Hustle' role gave Christian Bale herniated disc
The biggest sensation in the industry is that two great superstars of the industry are going to appear together for an upcoming film. And it is none other than Superstar Mohanlal and gorgeous diva Manju Warrier. Sources say that both the actors are signed More »Manju Warrier to play Mohanlal's wife?
Southern glam diva Trisha and Senior most producer MS Raju are busy with the upcoming film RUM - Rambha Urvasi Menaka. The latest update from the unit is that some parts of the script is being re worked. RUM has begun shooting and has almost completed hal More »Trisha's RUM having writer's block?
Kamal Haasan finalized the look for Uthama Villain More »Kamal Haasan finalises his look for Uthama Villain
Popular actor Fahad Fazil is a busy actor in the industry. The actor is currently busy with Aparna Menon's Bangalore days. The latest update is that Fahad has agreed to do a film with Amal Neerad. Rumour has it that Isha Sherwani will play the female More »Fahad to be a part of an epic love story?