Alexander Payne to be honoured at Munich Film Festival
Alexander Payne to be honoured at Munich Film Festival

The Munich Film Festival is all set to pay tribute to filmmaker Alexander Payne with a complete retrospective of his movies.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui feels honoured to win at NYIFF
Nawazuddin Siddiqui feels honoured to win at NYIFF

Bollywood's unconventional actor became a household name post his brilliant performance in `Kahaani` and `Gangs of Wasseypur`.

PM Narendra Modi congratulates Shashi Kapoor for Dada Saheb Phalke award
PM Narendra Modi congratulates Shashi Kapoor for Dada Saheb Phalke award

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated veteran actor Shashi Kapoor for being conferred with prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award.

One Direction to make first award show appearance as four-piece
One Direction to make first award show appearance as four-piece

 British boyband One Direction will make their first awards show appearance as a four-piece band at 2015 Billboard Music Awards (BMA).

Charlie Hebdo says prize protest a `misunderstanding`

Two of the surviving journalists from French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo brushed off controversy over a literary award Friday.

Audrey Hepburn is most stylish Brit of all time
Audrey Hepburn is most stylish Brit of all time

 Audrey Hepburn beat Princess Diana, David Beckham and Kate Middleton to claim themost stylish Brit of all time title.

Primal Scream to be named 'musical icon' at Silver Clef award

 Primal Scream will be honored with the title of musical icons at the Silver Clef award ceremony to be held in July.

Amitabh Bachchan to be part of Shashi Kapoor's Phalke documentary
Amitabh Bachchan to be part of Shashi Kapoor's Phalke documentary

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to share his experience of working with Shashi Kapoor in a documentary which will be shown when the "Satyam Shivam Sundaram" actor receives the Dada Saheb Phalke honour.

NASA seeks ideas to protect humans on Mars journey
NASA seeks ideas to protect humans on Mars journey

NASA is offering an award of up to $30,000 for innovative design ideas to protect a spacecraft's crew on the journey to Mars.

Hrithik Roshan 'proud' to receive award for HRX
Hrithik Roshan 'proud' to receive award for HRX

Actor Hrithik Roshan is 'proud' to receive Brand Visionary of the Year Male award at the International Advertising Association (IAA) Awards for his brand HRX.

Shah Rukh Khan awarded for Outstanding Contribution to Cinema at Asian Awards
Shah Rukh Khan awarded for Outstanding Contribution to Cinema at Asian Awards

The king of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan has proved yet again that he is the undisputed baadshah of the B-town.

Shraddha Kapoor receives inaugural YFLO Women Achiever Award
Shraddha Kapoor receives inaugural YFLO Women Achiever Award

Ms Avarna Jain, Chairperson of YFLO  (Young FICCI Ladies Organisation) for the first time this year has instituted a Young Women Inspirators Award, which will be given to one woman every year who serves as an inspiration for young women. 

Winning National Award big morale booster: Praveen Sattaru
Winning National Award big morale booster: Praveen Sattaru

Director Praveen Sattaru, who was disappointed with the box-office prospects of his National Award-winning Telugu drama "Chandamama Kathalu", said the prestigious honour came at the right time and boosted his morale.

Author Swati Tiwari gets award for book on gas tragedy victims

Noted Hindi writer Dr Swati Tiwari has received the 'National Ladli Media and Advertising Award for Gender Sensitivity' for her book on the lives of widows of the Bhopal gas tragedy.

US designer bags International Woolmark Prize award

 American designer Marcia Patmos of M.PATMOS label has been named the winner of the 2015 women’s International Woolmark Prize (IWP).

L Subramaniam, Roshan Kumari receive Hafiz Ali Khan Award

Acclaimed Indian violinist L Subramaniam and Kathak exponent Roshan Kumari were awarded with prestigious Hafiz Ali Khan Award-2014 by renowned Sarod player Ustad Amzad Ali Khan at a function held here. Subramaniam and Kumari of Jaipur Gharana received the 30th Hafiz Ali Khan award last evening.

Arnold Schwarzenegger receives Lifetime Achievement Honour
Arnold Schwarzenegger receives Lifetime Achievement Honour

Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger reunited with his 'Twins' co-star Danny DeVito, onstage at the Golden Camera awards show in Hamburg, Germany.

One Direction thrilled by award nomination

British boyband One Direction are "over the moon" to be nominated for Favourite Music Group at the forthcoming Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.

Prabha Atre gets Pt Bhimsen Joshi Lifetime Award

 Veteran classical vocalist Prabha Atre was today felicitated with the prestigious Pt Bhimsen Joshi Lifetime Achievement Award-2014.

Mokammel's new film deals with Partition of Bengal in 1947

A new film by acclaimed Bangladeshi director Tanvir Mokammel deals with the Partition of Bengal in 1947 and its effects on politics in the Indian subcontinent and socio-cultural life of millions of people.