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Only two bones identifiable in Mexico massacre: official

Mexico`s attorney general downplayed chances Monday of ever identifying charred remains attributed to the suspected massacre of 43 students, saying only two bones were salvageable for DNA tests.

Roman Gladiators used to slurp energy drink made of vinegar, ash

A new anthropological investigation of arena fighter bones has revealed that Roman Gladiators used to slurp energy drinks made of vinegar and ash.

Earthquake shakes Iceland volcano, still no ash

An earthquake struck the region around Iceland`s Bardarbunga volcano on Sunday while fissures in the area continued to spew out lava but still none of the ash that could hamper airline traffic.

Indonesian volcano spits powerful burst of ash

The explosion at Mount Sinabung, located in North Sumatra province, shot black ash 3 kilometers into the air, but there were no reports of injuries or damage, said National Mitigation Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho.

Volcano spews more hot ash, lava in east Indonesia

A volcano spewed more hot ash and lava on a tiny Indonesian island today after causing six deaths over the weekend.

Aaradhya operates iPad on her own: Big B

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan keeps himself quite updated with new gadgets and gizmos, and his grand-daughter Aaradhya seems to be following suit.

Aishwarya Rai made picture perfect for new ad?

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been cast in wax, in portraits, and now, apparently, the beautiful former Miss World has had to be photoshopped to not look fat!

Aishwarya Rai to make acting comeback?

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is said to be working out in a bid to lose weight and weigh up potential acting offers as she looks to make a return to the movies.

Ash’s post-natal weight criticism draws flak from the western media

Aishwarya has been criticized for her weight gain by the Indian media but their Western counterparts are lending their support to the actress.

Minissha takes catwalk tips from Priyanka, Ash

Actress Minissha Lamba, who plays a beauty pageant contestant in "Hum Tum Aur Shabana", watched the fashion videos of Priyanka Chopra and Aishwarya Rai to prepare for her role and get her catwalk right.

B-town celebs excited about the `newborn Bachchan`

Amitabh Bachchan posted the news of daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai`s pregnancy on Twitter and within half-an-hour had received 2,843 congratulatory tweets from his fans, well-wishers and friends, including the Bollywood brigade.

Raveena recalls Ash`s family dreams

Just like any woman, Aishwarya Rai, who is expecting her first child, too had dreamt of a happy family life with kids, recalls Raveena Tandon.

Flight chaos in Australia as ash cloud returns

The Chilean ash cloud returned to Australia with a vengeance cancelling hundreds of flights.

Chile volcano ash circles globe, returns home

The ash cloud from a Chilean
volcano that has been erupting for nearly two weeks has
circled the globe and come home again.

Travel misery as ash grounds Australia, NZ flights

Strong winds have carried the ash more than half way around the world.

Ash from Chilean volcano grounds flights

Numerous flights in Brazil, Chile and Uruguay also were cancelled as a precaution.

Ash, Sonam and Pinto not to be seen together at Cannes!

The three Indian beauties – Sonam Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Frieda Pinto will bedazzle the Cannes Red Carpet this year but not together.

Ash, Sonam, Frieda set to dazzle on Cannes red carpet

Three Indian actresses - Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto - will walk the red carpet at Cannes this year on different ocassions. Ash, a regular at the prestigious gala for last 10 years, feels with "both beautiful women" India will have a "stronger presence".

Nervous about our timing: Abhishek on first comedy with Ash

As Abhishek Bachchan readies for Rajkumar Santoshi`s `Ladies and Gentlemen`, his first ever rom-com with wife Aishwarya Rai, the actor is both excited and worried.

Volcano erupts in Japan; sends columns of ash in the air

A volcano in southwestern Japan erupted after the devastating quake and the fierce tsunami sparking fears that more than 10,000 may have been killed.