Don't spread cyclone warning rumour: BMC appeals to Mumbaikars

As rains threatened to paralyse the city, panic messages on a cyclone today went viral on social media and messaging apps.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Reports of affair with Blatter 'pathetic': Model Irina Shayk

Reports of affair with Blatter 'pathetic': Model Irina Shayk

Russian supermodel Irina Shayk has dismissed claims that she had an affair with outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter, terming the rumours as "pathetic" and "wholly unfounded".

Jun 06, 2015, 18:46 PM IST
A rumour: Tran on reconciliation with Chris Brown

A rumour: Tran on reconciliation with Chris Brown

 Model Karrueche Tran has responded to her reconciliation rumours with singer Chris Brown by saying "a rumour is simply just that... a rumour".

May 10, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Ex-MLA booked on charge of spreading rumour on quake in Bihar

A former two-time MLA in Bihar has been booked for allegedly spreading rumour about earthquake through WhatsApp, social messaging app, a senior police officer said on Tuesday.

Apr 28, 2015, 18:39 PM IST
Justin Bieber sparks Naomi Campbell dating rumour

Justin Bieber sparks Naomi Campbell dating rumour

Pop sensation Justin Bieber has sparked dating rumour with Naomi Campbell after they were spotted walking hand-in-hand backstage at her Fashion for Relief Charity Fashion Show.

Feb 17, 2015, 11:20 AM IST

Issues believed to be rumours have been vindicated: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in a press conference that former environment minister's letter has emerged today. Issues which were believed to be rumours have been vindicated now.

Jan 30, 2015, 15:57 PM IST
Kim K addresses 'obsessed with killing raccoons' rumor

Kim K addresses 'obsessed with killing raccoons' rumor

 Kim Kardashian has revealed about the weirdest rumor she's ever read about herself online, which stated that she was justobsessed with killing raccoons and really weird animals.

Dec 14, 2014, 15:20 PM IST

Iggy Azalea quashes 'born a man named Cody' rumor

 Iggy Azalea has quashed the rumors that she was born a man and her name is Cody.

Dec 14, 2014, 15:14 PM IST

Night curfew extended for another 2 days in Kishanganj

The district administration on Sunday extended night curfew in troubled Kishanganj district of Bihar for another two days in the light of fresh violence yesterday triggered by rumours.

Oct 12, 2014, 23:00 PM IST

Rumour having a hand in Patna stampede?

While all are anxious to know the outcome of the probe ordered by the Bihar government into the stampede here, to be conducted by state Home Secretary Amir Subhani and police ADG Gupteshwar Pandey, accounts by witnesses and officials point at rumour having a possible hand in the tragedy.

Oct 05, 2014, 01:07 AM IST

South Korean officials steer clear of Kim health rumours

South Korea declined any official comment Friday on growing speculation over the health of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un who has not been seen in public for more than three weeks.

Sep 26, 2014, 10:52 AM IST
Coroner rubbishes LiLo's 'handling Whitney Houston's dead body' claims

Coroner rubbishes LiLo's 'handling Whitney Houston's dead body' claims

Lindsay Lohan's claims that she had "rolled a body bag for Whitney Houston" have been trashed by the coroner.

Sep 17, 2014, 12:22 PM IST
Nobody would dare to behave badly with me: Bipasha Basu

Nobody would dare to behave badly with me: Bipasha Basu

Actress Bipasha Basu, who describes herself as "fiery and forthright" has shot down "blind stories" of an unsavoury happening related to her on the set of Sajid Khan's "Humshakals", saying no one can "mess around" with her.

Sep 13, 2014, 19:56 PM IST

Beyonce posts Jay Z, Blue Ivy pictures to slam break-up rumour

Beyonce, who has been at the centre of break-up rumours, assured fans that all was well in her universe by posting a cute picture of her husband Jay Z holding their daughter Blue Ivy.

Jul 30, 2014, 16:07 PM IST

Yo Yo Honey Singh is alive!

Rap king Yo Yo Honey Singh is the latest celebrity to fall prey to a death hoax on the social media platform. The `Lungi Dance` hit maker`s fans certainly missed a beat after a rumour about his death sent micro-blogging site Twitter into a frenzy on Monday. A tweet from the rapper`s team confirmed that he is fine and the reports about his death were just rumours!

Jun 03, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

China jails blogger in online `rumour` crackdown

A Chinese court today jailed a blogger for three years, state media reported, the first person to be sentenced in a government-led crackdown on so-called Internet rumours.

Apr 18, 2014, 01:34 AM IST

FIR against online rumour-mongers in Kashmir

The Jammu and Kashmir Police Sunday lodged an FIR against those spreading the rumour on social networking that the police force has decided to go on a strike.

Feb 23, 2014, 23:24 PM IST

China cracks down on doomsday rumour-mongers, 96 held

As many as 96 people were arrested in central China Saturday after police targetted the cult that spreads doomsday rumours.

Dec 22, 2012, 12:07 PM IST

Reports of injury in encounter a `rumour`: Maoist leader Panda

Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda Sunday said that he was not injured during the November 14 encounter as claimed by the police.

Nov 25, 2012, 22:15 PM IST

Justin Bieber discusses paternity accusation with Letterman

David Letterman told Justin Bieber he could "smell a weasel" when the pop star was accused of fathering a fan`s baby.

Nov 24, 2011, 08:59 AM IST