Mark Wahlberg becomes world’s top paid actor
Rapper-turned-actor Mark Wahlberg was named the world’s highest paid actor on Tuesday, earning an estimated $68 million before taxes...
Kesha thanks fans as ‘Rainbow’ comeback debuts at top of Billboard
Kesha scored top billing on the Billboard 200 chart with her comeback album “Rainbow,” her first studio album in...
Jerry Lewis, king of low-brow comedy and charity fundraiser, dies at 91
Jerry Lewis, the high prince of low-brow comedy on stage and in movies as well as a fundraising powerhouse...
Zamad Baig becomes very first Pakistan Idol
Zamad Baig finally emerged as the very first Pakistan Idol after beating the runner up Mohammad Shoaib in the finale of the biggest musical contest of the country on Sunday. He hails from Mandi Bahauddin Read more
Last letter from the Titanic sells for 119,000 pounds
A letter from a passenger on the Titanic, written just hours before the ship hit an iceberg and sank on its maiden voyage, sold at auction on Saturday for 119,000 pounds ($200,000). It was written by British survivors Esther Hart and her seven-year-old daughter Eva who had been travelling... Read more
Longtime bachelor George Clooney engaged to British lawyer –
Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney, who always said he was not suited for marriage, is engaged to British lawyer Amal Alamuddin, according to media reports on Saturday.  Alamuddin, 36, was spotted last week wearing a large ring at a Los Angeles restaurant where she and Clooney, 52, were apparently celebrating their engagement with... Read more
‘Bollywood Oscars’ in Florida for US debut
Celebrities and dignitaries from India and the United States will come to Florida this week for the “Bollywood Oscars,” an awards event making its first-ever U.S. stop with the aim of creating deeper ties between the two countries. The International Indian Film Academy’s awards show has an expected worldwide... Read more
The Bollywood ‘superheros’ come of age
Even before Partition, Indian cinema’s formula for success has consisted of love stories, dancing and awe-inspiring landscapes. But a new leading role is emerging — the Bollywood superhero. The rise of science fiction comes as Indian audiences increasingly grow used to the special effects standards of Hollywood, whose studios... Read more
Amitabh Bachan to come to Pakistan
World famous Indian actor and Bollywood living  legend Amitabh Bachan is likely to visit Pakistan following an invitation extended to him by PML-Q leader Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain. According to media reports, Bachan has accepted the invite saying he would be delighted to be in Pakistan.“No force can stop the... Read more
Oscar winner Nyong’o named People magazine’s most beautiful person
Oscar-winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o was named Most Beautiful person of 2014 by People magazine Wednesday, following in the footsteps of stars such as Gwyneth Paltrow, Julia Roberts and Tom Cruise. The 31-year-old, who won best supporting actress for her role in “12 Years a Slave,” said she only... Read more
Whole world celebrates Shakespeare’s 450th birthday
William Shakespeare’s plays are to be performed in mid-air as Britain celebrates the 450th anniversary of his birth this week, while a tour of “Hamlet” aims to reach every country on Earth. Shakespeare, the English language’s greatest playwright, was baptised on April 26, 1564, and his birthday is traditionally... Read more
2nd Islamabad Literature Festival opens today
Nearly 120 writers, journalists and artists will attend  the second edition of the Islamabad Literature Festival (ILF). The festival will start at 5pm at the Margala Hotel on Kashmir Highway. The opening ceremony will be followed by a dance performance by Sheema Kermani and Dastangoi (The ancient art of... Read more
Jodie Foster marries girlfriend
Hollywood veteran and star of  “The accused & Silence of the Lambs” Jodie Foster has married her girlfriend Alexandra Hedison, a spokeswoman for the actress told the media. Foster, tied the knot with photographer Hedison at the weekend, according to People magazine. The couple had been dating for almost... Read more
Justin Beiber detained at LA International
After being detained nearly four hours by U.S. Customs after he flew into Los Angeles International Airport, the Canadian pop Justin Beiber star was just finally allowed to leave. He left at around 6:20 p.m. with four bodyguards in tow.  It was not clear why he had been detained and. Read more
Frozen’s soundtrack breaks Disney Classic, “Lion King’s” almost 20 year record!
The soundtrack for Disney’s hit film “Frozen” notched its 11th  week at the top spot of the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, earning its best sales week and becoming the animated-film soundtrack with the longest run at the top of the charts. “Frozen,” which features the Oscar-winning song... Read more
Khushwant Singh comes to Pakistan- For eternal rest
Deceased legendary Indian writer Khushwant Singh was reunited with his birthplace Hadali, 12km from Khusab by friend and renowned Pakistani writer Fakir Syed Aijazuddin. Singh was Born in 1915 in Hadali, Khushwant Singh and later migrated to India after partition. He passed away on March 20 this year. Aijazuddin brought Singh’s... Read more
Oscar-nominated director of sled dog film dies
An Oscar-nominated filmmaker who directed and produced a documentary detailing a 1925 sled dog run in Alaska to deliver life-saving serum has died. Daniel Anker died Monday at age 50. His wife, Donna Santman, says her husband died of pneumonia, a complication of his lymphoma. Anker´s film, “Icebound,” details... Read more