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Dr. Salim Yusuf, incoming president of the World Heart Federation, was the keynote speaker at the 35th annual convention of the Association of Kerala Medical Graduates, held Aug. 14-16 at the Bellagio Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.
San Jose, Calif. — Legion Real Estate of Menlo Park, representing The Brigade Group, showcased Indian property developments with launch and pre-launch bookings in Bengaluru on Sept. 13 and 14 in Pleasanton and San Jose, respectively. Intended to attract the IT population in the area, the group has several offers, particularly in the upcoming Devanahalli and Whitefield areas. A prime development is Brigade Orchards near the airport, spread over 130 acres, with a host of planned amenities towards a better lifestyle, Pavitra Shankar, director of Legion Real Estate, told India-West.
Lubbock, Texas — Texas Tech University researcher Seshadri Ramkumar and doctoral candidate Vinitkumar Singh recently discovered that low-grade cotton made into an absorbant nonwoven mat can collect up to 50 times its own weight in oil.
Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor launched the song 'Ek Aur Bismil" from their upcoming film "Haider" at a mall on Friday. The song was launched with a flash mob certainly turning up at the venue. Shahid joined the dancers and performed to the number. His co-star Shraddha was there to cheer him o, and she also joined in for a jig later.
Shahid Kapoor plays the title role in Vishal Bhardwaj's "Haider," an adaptation of Shakespeare's "Hamlet." Apart from getting the emotional pitch of his whimsical character right, Shahid also had to go through some physical transformation.
After the promos of Bigg Boss 8 came out, with Salman Khan dressed as the captain of the flight, the audience had started guessing whether the interiors of the house would look like a flight this time around. The guess has been proved right.
Jacqueline Fernandez recently left for Langkawi, Malaysia to shoot for her film "Roy," where she has been cast alongside Ranbir Kapoor and Arjun Rampal. The actress posted a pictures of how she colored her hair brown and styled it in an unkempt fashion.
Mumbai: Television producer Gajendra Singh Friday launched "Family Antakshari #Baithe Baithe Kya Kare", a musical game show here.
Mumbai/Chennai — Calling him a “shining star” and “genius,” Indian music exponents Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain and Resul Pookutty among others Sept. 19 expressed grief over the sudden demise of renowned mandolin exponent Uppalapu Srinivas.
New Delhi: Every summer, when Minoo Phakey’s water runs out, she does what most people do in her middle-class neighborhood: She calls the mafia.
New Delhi: Nearly two centuries after Lord Macaulay championed the introduction of English as a medium of education in India in 1835, a debate is still raging on the suitability of what many describe as a "foreign language" in a polyglot nation that has 22 official languages and over 350 dialects.
Narendra Modi seems to be following this precept for the elderly in the Bharatiya Janata Party, at least in terms of political ostracism though not in the form of banishment from the material comforts of life.
Gauahar Khan, who is hosting "India's Raw Star" on Star Plus, is definitely one of the most stylish hosts on television right now.
At the launch of the title song of her film “Bang Bang," Katrina Kaif turned up in a Diane Von Furstenberg dress, and she looked casual and pretty. The printed fit and flare tank dress is typical Katrina style. She chose to team it with nude shoes, which don’t really lift the look as much.
London: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma attended Burberry’s preview show of their 2015 spring/summer collection at the London Fashion Week.