Polanski denied chance to close US rape case

 A Los Angeles judge refused Wednesday to reopen the case of filmmaker Roman Polanski, who pleaded guilty in 1977 to raping a 13-year-old but left the United States before sentencing.

'Scared' Iggy Azalea pleads to judge not to let 'violent' lover come close
'Scared' Iggy Azalea pleads to judge not to let 'violent' lover come close

 Iggy Azalea is so scared of her former lover, that she is pleading with a judge not to move the case she filed against him from L.A. to his hometown, Houston.

Asaram Bapu's followers try to attack judge in Jodhpur

Asaram Bapu's followers tried to attack the session court judge in Jodhpur.

Don't judge harshly: Oprah Winfrey on leaked emails
Don't judge harshly: Oprah Winfrey on leaked emails

Chat show queen Oprah Winfrey says people should not jump to conclusions regarding the content of the leaked emails of Sony Entertainment bosses.

Cheryl Versini on verge of quitting 'X Factor' post one-series-return
Cheryl Versini on verge of quitting 'X Factor' post one-series-return

 Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, who returned to the 'X Factor' after a four-year break in a lucrative deal, may be considering booking herself a one-way ticket out of there again.

Judge Joe Bastianich to exit 'Master Chef'
Judge Joe Bastianich to exit 'Master Chef'

Joe Bastianich, who serves as a judge on cooking-based show 'Master Chef as well as its youth-oriented series 'Master Chef Junior', will exit the series after the latter's third season.

Nick Cannon covers 'Mariah' tattoo
Nick Cannon covers 'Mariah' tattoo

 

Los Angeles: 'America's Got Talent' host has covered wife 'Mariah' tattoo following split from her.

The 34-year-old TV star had a big tattoo honouring his wife on his back, but now has covered the ink work with an even bigger crucifixion tattoo, reportedly.

Cheryl unveils new album artwork

Pop star Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has revealed the cover art for her forthcoming LP Only Human.

Judge orders release of Guantanamo videotapes

A US judge on Saturday ordered the public release of videotapes of a hunger-striking Guantanamo Bay prisoner strike being forcibly removed from his cell and force-fed.

Lionel Messi ordered to appear in court on fraud charges
Lionel Messi ordered to appear in court on fraud charges

FC Barcelona striker Lionel Messi will have to stand trial on corruption charges after a judge in the Catalan town of Gava rejected the footballer's appeal against having to appear, it was confirmed Friday.

Only four people have seen FIFA probe report, says judge
Only four people have seen FIFA probe report, says judge

FIFA ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert, responsible for deciding whether there was corruption in the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, said only four people have seen the report following an investigation into the decisions.

Rio 2016 Olympic golf course in legal battle
Rio 2016 Olympic golf course in legal battle

A local judge is set to decide the fate of Rio's 2016 Olympic golf course after a hearing failed to end an impasse over the site's development.

Oscar Pistorius verdict hangs on ''possible improbabilities''
Oscar Pistorius verdict hangs on ''possible improbabilities''

Eighteen months ago, when he granted Oscar Pistorius bail after the killing of his girlfriend, South African magistrate Desmond Nair noted a number of "improbabilities" in the Olympic and Paralympic star`s account of the shooting.

Cee-Lo Green deletes Twitter account
Cee-Lo Green deletes Twitter account

  Former 'The Voice' judge Cee-Lo Green deleted his Twitter account after writing some controversial comments on rape.

Simon Cowell reveals his `biggest fear`

Simon Cowell has revealed that his biggest fear is to not be relevant on X Factor as a judge.

Julianne Hough to judge `Dancing with the Stars`

Dancer Julianne Hough is to return to `Dancing with the Stars` as a judge.

Alleged sexual harassment of lady judge figures in Rajya Sabha

Complaining of sexual harassment by a judge of Madhya Pradesh High Court, the additional judge had resigned on July 15 and wrote to the Chief Justice of India and others on August 1 in this regard.

No need of eyes for judging everything: Umaria Collector

Newly-appointed Umaria District Collector Krishna Gopal Tiwari, who is visually impaired, says one does not need eyes to judge everything.

IHC reserves ruling on petition against new PCB constitution

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Thursday reserved its ruling on a petition filed by some members of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) challenging the new constitution of the establishment.

Oscar Pistorius' defence is "devoid of any truth", prosecutor says

South African state prosecutor Gerrie Nel asked the judge in Oscar Pistorius` murder trial on Thursday to reject the Olympic and Paralympic track star`s defence as "devoid of any truth".