2014 Asian Games: Psy's 'Gangnam Style' kicks off spectacular opening ceremony
2014 Asian Games: Psy's 'Gangnam Style' kicks off spectacular opening ceremony

The 17th Asian Games opened in a multi-coloured blaze of fireworks and carefully crafted K-Pop routines on Friday, as athletes from the world`s most populous region came together in pursuit of gold and glory in South Korea.

"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.

Thousands flood in ahead of Incheon Asian Games gala opening
Thousands flood in ahead of Incheon Asian Games gala opening

Thousands of athletes and officials gathered in Incheon on Wednesday as the clock ticked down to Asia`s biggest sports spectacular and organisers fretted over low ticket sales.

Watch: 'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' spooks random people
Watch: 'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' spooks random people

Chica, 'the Spider Dog', has become the latest rage on YouTube as a hilarious video of the pooch chasing terrified people on the streets has gone viral.

World Music Day a big hit with Delhiites

A flash mob, band performances and Bollywood songs -- this is how the national capital grooved to the tunes of global music on World Music Day.

Psy goes from `Gangnam` to hip-hop style in new song

Psy, who set off a global sensation with "Gangnam Style," tried out a fresh sound Sunday as he released a hip-hop tale of drunken debauchery co-starring rap legend Snoop Dogg.

`Gangnam Style` hits record breaking 2 billion views on YouTube

`Gangnam Style` has become the first YouTube video to get a record breaking 2 billion views.

Dancing with Psy on Shah Rukh Khan`s wish list

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has expressed his desire to dance with Korean rapper sensation to the tunes of his global smash hit `Gangnam Style`.

Gayle savouring sweet win over Australia

There was absolutely no doubt that Chris Gayle thoroughly enjoyed the West Indies’ thrilling victory over Australia in their ICC World Twenty20 Group 2 clash.

Slamming Sammy's revenge is a dish best served dancing

West Indies skipper Darren Sammy appeared to belie his usual frank attitude when he claimed on Thursday that his team was not bothered by Australian all-rounder James Faulkner`s pre-match assertion that he did not like the Caribbean side.

Nun`s song beats Gangnam Style as fastest-growing YouTube hit with 32 m hits

A new video of a singing nun has got 30 million hits in just seven days and has broken YouTube records.

South Korea introduces `Gangnam-style` tourist police

South Korea unveiled its new "tourist police" force, with snappy uniforms from rapper Psy`s costume designer and a "Gangnam Style" launch in central Seoul.

Strange `Fox` dance video goes viral on YouTube with 117 million hits

A bizarre new video featuring actors wearing a range of animal outfits doing a strange dance has raked 117 million YouTube hits.

`Gangnam Style` beats Michael Jackson`s `Thriller` in new poll

`Gangnam Style` has topped a UK poll of the best music video dance after beating Michael Jackson`s `Thriller`.

Psy`s new album to release in September

Korean pop sensation Psy`s new album is set to arrive in September.

Psy`s `Gangnam Style` video celebrates 1st b`day

South Korean rapper Psy`s hit track ` Gangnam Style ` turned one on Tuesday.

Sound of music gets new twist with technology

Music now goes beyond conventional mellifluous compositions. It`s time for some most unexpected sounds mixed with unique beats and meaningless lyrics - a la ‘Gangnam style’ and ‘Why this kolaveri di’. Some attribute this to technology and others to evolving tastes.

Psy to record with Brian May

Psy, of ‘Gangnam style’ fame, is set to record a track with singer-musician Brian May.

Psy booed during performance at soccer game

South Korean rapper Psy was recently booed at an Italian Cup Final where he performed his smashing hit song `Gangnam Style`.