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.

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.

US to replace `Negro` with `black` or `African-American` in census surveys

The term that came into use during the Jim Crow era of racial segregation , will be replace with more modern labels `black` or `African-American`.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali to team up with Rani Mukerji again

After essaying critically acclaimed roles in Sanjay Leela Bhansali`s `Black` and `Saawariya`, actress Rani Mukerji is likely to team up with the filmmaker again on the big screen.

US church refuses to marry black couple

A black couple in the US would never have imagined that their colour would come in the way of their marriage.

Obama needs better than 2008 black turnout: Report

Black voter turnout of 64.7 per cent was a significant factor in Obama`s victory in 2008.

Doe eyed beauty Rani Mukerji turns a year older!

The queen of million of people’s hearts, Rani Mukerji celebrates her birthday Wednesday. The cute looking and extremely talented actress turned 34.

I was never a closed individual: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

The 48-year-old filmmaker said his work has completely changed his image.

Libya rebels may be killing black workers: AU head

AU head says, Libyan rebels have confused innocent migrant
workers with mercenaries.

Alicia Keys backs Broadway play about Black America

R&B pop singer Alicia Keys is the latest music star to back a Broadway production, according to a statement issued by producers on Monday.

Varun Bahl went classy with black at WIFW

Designer Varun Bahl’s edgy yet unconventional designs looked classy at the ongoing Wiils India Fashion Week in New Delhi.

Beyonce `blacks up` for a shoot

Beyonce Knowles has now donned black face make-up to shoot a mag ad.

Lack of black Oscar nominees not a trend: Whoopi

Whoopi Goldberg said Wednesday that the lack of black nominees in major categories of this year`s Academy Awards doesn`t reflect a trend in the film industry.

My daughter is black because of one-drop theory: Halle Berry

Halle Berry has said that her two-year-old daughter, who is at the centre of a bitter custody battle, is black because of the ‘one-drop theory’.

Halle Berry feels her daughter Nahla is black

Halle Berry feels that her two-year-old daughter Nahla, who is at the centre of a bitter custody battle, is black.

Woman, black seek to become `firsts` in US runoff

With support from conservative
voters, an Indian-American woman and a black man entered on Friday
primary runoffs for separate `firsts` in South Carolina
politics.

I am a Black, declares Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama has officially declared that he is an African-American (Black) in a 2010 census questionnaire.