Public farewell for BB King to be held in Las Vegas on Friday
Public farewell for BB King to be held in Las Vegas on Friday

A public viewing and farewell to BB King will take place on Friday in Las Vegas, where he had a home and passed away in his sleep at the age of 89.

Friday season's coldest day in Delhi

The national capital witnessed the season's coldest day Friday with the maximum temperature registering 22.3 degrees Celsius - one notch below the season's average, the weatherman said.

Frenzied fans celebrate Friday the 12th - Rajinikanth's birthday
Frenzied fans celebrate Friday the 12th - Rajinikanth's birthday

Friday the 12th turned out to be a double bonanza for the fans of Tamil movie superstar Rajinikanth across the globe. They not only celebrated the 64th birthday of their silver screen hero, but also enjoyed his new release "Lingaa".

"Gangnam Style" singer Psy to headline Asiad opening ceremony
"Gangnam Style" singer Psy to headline Asiad opening ceremony

"Gangnam Style" singer Psy will headline the Incheon Asian Games opening ceremony Friday as one of the world`s biggest sports events kicks off in a blaze of music and colour.

Visitors to be allowed inside Taj Mahal on Fridays

The Taj Mahal will be thrown open for public on Fridays, but the visitors will have to shell out a hefty Rs 5,000 for a special ticket.

Saudi Arabia moves to Friday start for weekend

Saudi Arabia is switching its weekend to begin on Friday to align its banking and business days with most other nations in the region.

`Allow Hindus to pray at Bhojshala on Friday Basant Panchmi`

As per an ASI arrangement, Hindus perform puja in the premises every Tuesday, while Muslims offer Namaz on Fridays.

Crime-based movies to dominate this Friday

After the success of "Murder", filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt returns with "Murder 2". Releasing Friday, the crime thriller will see Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez setting the screen afire with her oomph. "Chillar Party", about gang of children, is coming out on the same day to compete with it.

Comedy, romance, action to hit the box-office Friday

His flawless performance as an irritating guest in the 2007 movie `Bheja Fry` is still remembered by one and all.

`Ragini MMS` to tide over Friday the 13th

It may have surprised some that a superstitious person like Ekta Kapoor chose to release her next production ‘Ragini MMS’ on a day that happens to be Friday the 13th! But she has her remedy ready.

Yemen opposition call for mass protests on Friday

Yemen opposition groups have called for mass protests on Friday demanding Prez Saleh`s ouster.

Fate of Adarsh Society to be decided by Friday

The fate of Mumbai`s
scam-tainted Adarsh Society, which is facing a threat of
demolition for allegedly violating green norms, is expected to
be decided by the Environment Ministry by the this week-end.

It`s `Tees Maar Khan` vs `Toonpur Ka Superhero` this Friday

Film buffs are in for a treat this Christmas as Farah Khan`s film `Tees Maar Khan` and Devgn`s`Toonpur Ka Superhero'.

Abhishek, Surya to fight it out with `...Obama` this Friday

Abhishek Bachchan and Tamil superstar Surya will tug it off at the BO this Friday with their outings `Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey` and `Rakta Charitra - Part II`.

No Friday curfew in Srinagar after six weeks

For the first time in six weeks, no curfew was imposed in the Old City areas of Srinagar to allow Friday prayers at the Jamia mosque, officials said.

Small-budget movies to crowd Box Office this Friday

The last Friday of the month is high on low-budget outings like ‘Hello Darling’, ‘Antardwand’, ‘Gumshuda’, ‘Madholal - Keep Walking’ and ‘Soch Lo’.

Prachanda, Poudel defeated in PM election

Nepal`s lawmakers on Wednesday failed to
elect a new Prime Minister, rejecting Maoist chief Prachanda
and his NC rival Ram Chandra Poudel for the key post.

Andhra industrial policy to be announced on Friday

Building `Brand Andhra Pradesh`
and achieving a growth rate of 12 to 17 per cent in the
manufacturing sector will be the thrust of the new
Andhra Pradesh Industrial Policy 2010-15.

CBSE Class X results to be out on Friday

The results of over nine lakh
students who appeared for the CBSE Class X examination, held
under the grading system for the first time, will be declared
on May 28.

Friday prayers at mosques peaceful in Hyderabad

Police heaved a sigh of relief as Friday prayers at local mosques went off peacefully Friday and no untoward incident was reported from any part of the city.