John Mayer hopes ex-girlfriends` songs about him become hits

Singer John Mayer has revealed that he has no problem with his ex-girlfriends writing songs about him. The 36-year-old singer said he actually hoped those songs would become chart-toppers, reportedly.

`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.

Hurriyat strike hits normal life in valley

Though private schools remain closed in most parts of the valley, government ones were open but attendance was thin due to transport unavailability.

Vehicle in Rajnath`s cavalcade hits man

A vehicle, part of the
cavalcade of former BJP president Rajnath Singh, on Wednesday hit a
40-year-old man injuring him seriously, police said.

Wing of Air India plane hits step-ladder

The wing of an Air India
Kolkata-Guwahati plane hit a step-ladder when it was
taxing in the runway at the NSC Bose International Airport here said.

Robert Downey Jr hits Scarlett Johansson accidentally

Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr has reportedly knocked his `Avengers` co-star Scarlett Johansson while fiddling with the high-tech gadgets in his `Iron Man` costume.

China bars some Lady Gaga hits from download sites

China`s Ministry of Culture has ordered music download sites to delete songs by Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, the Backstreet Boys and other pop stars within two weeks or face punishment.

Style quotient at Oscars - hits and misses

The glamour quotient at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.

Cong hits back at BJP after selective SIT report leak charge

Congress on Friday hit back at the
BJP over its allegations that the Centre had "engineered"
selective leak of the SIT report on post Godhra riots, asking
the party how the CAG report on 2G spectrum was divulged.

Insurgency hits E-W Corridor project of NHAI: Govt

Insurgency has hit a portion of NHAI`s East West Corridor project in strife-torn NC Hills district in Assam, causing delays in the project to connect Silchar in Assam to Porbandar in Gujarat, the government has said on Wednesday.

Facebook membership hits 500 million mark

The number of people using Facebook hit the 500 million mark on Wednesday, meaning one in every 14 people on the planet has now signed up to online social-networking service.

EU hits Iran with tougher sanctions over nuclear row

European leaders on Thursday imposed
new sanctions on Iran that went even further than UN punitive
measures in a bid to pile pressure on Tehran over its nuclear
programme, diplomatic sources said.

5.1 quake hits California border

A magnitude-5.1
earthquake struck the seismically active California-Mexico
border region, shaking a wide area of Southern California.

Strong 6.2 quake hits Papua New Guinea: USGS

A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea today but caused no tsunami or damage, seismologists said.

Wave of deaths hits Bangladesh zoo

Grubby cages, inexperienced keepers and poor equipment have long sullied the reputation of Dhaka`s zoo, but now a string of deaths has led to charges of serious incompetence against its management.