• Thu, Feb 23, 2017
  • New ad celebrates female Arab athletes

    Updated: Feb, 23, 201706:15 AM

    Log kya kahenge? (What will people say?) It’s a question thrown at every woman at some stage in her life. It’s also a question Nike is asking in its latest commercial.
    New ad celebrates female Arab athletes
    The minute-long clip that has now gone viral with over four million views, highlights the achievements of a few Middle Eastern women. The video, in Arabic with English subtitles, also asks the question, ‘What will they say about you?’ Parkour athlete Amal Murad, featured in the video, says the phrase is “every little girl’s nightmare... we hear this every time we do something that might be met with criticism.” Meanwhile, Zahra Lari, the first woman to wear a hijab while figure skating, says, “I’ve had a lot of criticism throughout my journey, but I’ve never let that bring me down.” The video shows women being stared at, disapprovingly, while running and skateboarding. “What will they say about you?” the narrator asks repeatedly. “There’s a fear to stand out and do something that’s not part of the norm... I’ve learned that, if you...
  • Swara Bhaskar, KRK get into ugly spat on Twitter Swara Bhaskar, KRK get into ugly spat on Twitter
    Updated: Feb, 22, 201706:30 AM

    On Monday, filmmaker Karan Johar tweeted a poster of new film Anarkali of Aarah, starring Swara Bhaskar. Swara, the star of films such as Tanu Weds Manu, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Nil Battey Sannata,...

  • Kangana Ranaut roasts Karan Johar on Koffee couch Kangana Ranaut roasts Karan Johar on Koffee couch
    Updated: Feb, 21, 201707:00 AM

    Ahead of Rangoon’s release, Saif Ali Khan and Kangana Ranaut made an appearance on the television chat show Koffee With Karan. Kangana in particular took the show by storm with her exceptional...

  • Avatar fame Zoe Saldana welcomes third son Avatar fame Zoe Saldana welcomes third son
    Updated: Feb, 20, 201705:30 AM

    Actress Zoe Saldana and husband Marco Perego have welcomed their third child, a boy. “Marco and I are elated to share the news of the the birth of our son Zen,” the actress announced on Instagram,...

  • Anonymous student surprises school with over 1,500 Valentine’s Day cards Anonymous student surprises school with over 1,500 Valentine’s Day cards
    Updated: Feb, 19, 201706:15 AM

    Over 1,500 students attend Troy High School in Ohio, and one anonymous student made it his/her mission to make sure that not a single one felt lonely on Valentine’s Day.

  • IIT Roorkee students’ ode to Ed Sheeran IIT Roorkee students’ ode to Ed Sheeran
    Updated: Feb, 18, 201706:30 AM

    Popular singer Ed Sheeran’s hit track, Shape of You just got a whole new vibe to it thanks to students of IIT-Roorkee who have come up with a re-imagined video of the song with amazing choreography.

  • Smurfs join hands with UN to encourage children, young people Smurfs join hands with UN to encourage children, young people
    Updated: Feb, 17, 201706:45 AM

    The popular Smurf characters have been brought on board by UN to encourage children, young people and adults to make the world happier, more peaceful, equitable and healthy, via a campaign.

  • Rochelle and Keith Sequeira get engaged on V-day Rochelle and Keith Sequeira get engaged on V-day
    Updated: Feb, 16, 201706:15 AM

    Former Bigg Boss couple Keith Sequeira and Rochelle Rao, got engaged this Valentine’s Day. Rochelle is the sister of Chennai-based VJ Paloma.

  • Virat Kohli shares sweet Valentine's Day post for Anushka Virat Kohli shares sweet Valentine's Day post for Anushka
    Updated: Feb, 15, 201702:10 PM

    Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have remained tight-lipped about their relationship but the cricketer publicly declared his love for the actress by posting a sweet Valentine Day message.

  • Mini Museum lets you display quirky tabletop gallery at home Mini Museum lets you display quirky tabletop gallery at home
    Updated: Feb, 15, 201706:45 AM

    Have you ever wanted your own private museum collection? Washington-based Hans Fex was looking for a way to bring science and history to more people when he created the Mini Museum.