Next Green Lantern will be black?

Warner Bros is reportedly looking for a black Green Lantern for the upcoming film reboot "Green Lantern (2020)", according to the latest episode of Meet the Movie Press.

Mindy Kaling's brother got entry in med school as black
Mindy Kaling's brother got entry in med school as black

Indian-American actress Mindy Kaling's brother Vijay Chokal-Ingam has revealed that he got accepted in a medical school by pretending to be African-American.

Police charge 20-year-old African-American man in Ferguson shooting

 Man charged in Ferguson shooting on Sunday in connection with the shooting in Ferguson last week that wounded two police officers and rekindled tension in the racially troubled Missouri city.

Ranbir Kapoor wants to pen 'Black' experience with Bhansali

Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who started his career as an assistant director to filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, says if he has to pen down a portion of his life, then it would be the time when he assisted Bhansali on the film ‘Black’.

Next Spider-Man won't be white?
Next Spider-Man won't be white?

The upcoming Spider-Man movie will reportedly feature an African-American or Latino protagonist, instead of a white man, if a revelation by a film journalist is to be believed.

Autopsy shows US police shot black man in back

An unarmed black man killed by Los Angeles police officers was shot three times, including once in the back at close range, according to his autopsy report released Monday.

Simple steps to do-it-yourself smoky eye make up
Simple steps to do-it-yourself smoky eye make up

With 2015 knocking at the door, it's time to don the party look for New Year's Eve. Try the smoky eye look -- it's quick to do, easy to master and looks great with any outfit.

Another US black teen shot by police; city mayor says it wasn't like Ferguson shooting
Another US black teen shot by police; city mayor says it wasn't like Ferguson shooting

The US police were again at the receiving end of seething public outrage on Wednesday after another black teen was shot dead by a white police in a St Louis suburb in US city of Berkeley, evoking protests and violence. However, the Mayor of Berkeley refused to compare the shooting with Ferguson case, saying it was not the police that initiated it.

New York cops' killing: Black gunman posted anti-police threats on Instagram
New York cops' killing: Black gunman posted anti-police threats on Instagram

In what appears to be a revenge for cop killings of black men, two New York police Department police officers were on Saturday afternoon shot in head while sitting in their patrol car by a black gunman who later killed himself.

Delhi rape case: Mumbai Police to check cab drivers' records

In the backdrop of alleged rape of a woman in a taxi by an Uber cab driver in Delhi, the Mumbai police on Tuesday ordered all 28 private cab operators here to provide data of their drivers, a move aimed at obviating any such incident in the metropolis.

Protests erupt in New York after jury decision in police death

 Thousands of protesters hit the streets of New York after a grand jury declined Wednesday to charge a white police officer in the choking death of a black man, days after a similar decision sparked unrest in US cities.

I prefer making commercial films: Ravi K Chandran

Ravi K. Chandran, who has worked as a cinematographer in commercial as well as art-house films such as 'Agneepath' and 'Black', says as a filmmaker he favours commercial cinema as he grew up idolising Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan.

Shooting of black teen highlights racial divide in America`s Missouri town

From the 1970s, Ferguson, pop. 21,000, changed from being overwhelmingly white to predominantly black as whites left the town and its surrounding areas, seeking to avoid racial integration of public schools. 

Brazil`s first black Supreme Court president resigns

Brazilian judge Joaquim Barbosa, the first black to head the country`s Supreme Court, has resigned from the post after a year and a half, the Senate speaker said Thursday.

Ex-Proteas cricketers slam sports minister`s `obsession with quotas`

Two former South African cricket ers have slammed at sports minister Fikile Mbalula after he threatened to withdraw national teams from competing internationally if they do not agree to 60-40 quotas in sports favouring black players.

Massive opposition to `60-40` quotas in SA sports favouring black players

A South African civil rights body and trade union have said that they will oppose the implementation of 60-40 quotas in sports favouring black players.

Black helps you look slim: Tarun Tahiliani

He stands tall as one of the country`s foremost designers with his unique design sensibilities and celebrity clientele. But ensembles in black and cream rule Tahiliani`s personal style, which is all about bundis, a quilted sleeveless jacket.

I am such a rotten actor: Amitabh Bachchan on mistake in `Black`

He is considered a legend in the Indian film industry, but megastar Amitabh Bachchan doesn`t seem to be as impressed with his acting skills and calls himself a "rotten actor".

Amitabh Bachchan turns quizmaster, asks fans to find fault

A mistake in a scene in 2005 film ‘Black’ is still weighing on Amitabh Bachchan`s mind, which no one noticed.