'Baywatch babe' Pamela Anderson set to join politics
'Baywatch babe' Pamela Anderson set to join politics

Pamela Anderson is said to be making politics the "focus of her life" and considering a life in the field.

Obama urges critics to `pass a bill` on immigration

Obama urged Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform as he used his weekly address Saturday to again defend his unilateral action shielding millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation.

Rajinikanth hints at entering politics
Rajinikanth hints at entering politics

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth tonight hinted that he may plunge into politics about which there has been speculation for a long time.

I am hesitant to join politics: Rajinikanth
I am hesitant to join politics: Rajinikanth

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, who has been invited by various political parties to join them, today said he was not scared of politics, but hesitant to take the plunge.

Films on social issues not allowed in Myanmar: Filmmaker
Films on social issues not allowed in Myanmar: Filmmaker

Political change in Myanmar was "superficial" and the government was averse to films that rake up social and political issues, Burmese filmmaker The Maw Naing said here Thursday.

Happy for Babul Supriyo, but no politics for me: Sonu Nigam
Happy for Babul Supriyo, but no politics for me: Sonu Nigam

Noted singer Sonu Nigam says he is happy for Babul Supriyo, who has turned politician and became a minister in central government, but rejected the idea of him joining politics in the near future.

African Union chief in Burkina Faso for transition talks

The chief of the African Union on Monday arrived in Burkina Faso for urgent talks on the west African country`s political transition following the ouster of veteran president Blaise Compaore.

Angelina Jolie interested in politics
Angelina Jolie interested in politics

Actress Angelina Jolie says her humanitarian works has furthered her interest in politics.

Angelina Jolie `open` to politics, diplomacy

Los Angeles: As Americans went to the polls for mid-term elections Tuesday, Angelina Jolie revealed that she is open to a possible role in politics, diplomacy or public service.

Delhi govt formation: What does public opinion indicate? -Part 2

As Delhi is headed for assembly polls next year, we asked Delhiites their opinions on the various issues grappling Delhi.

Delhi govt formation: What does public opinion indicate?

As Delhi is headed for assembly polls next year, we asked Delhiites their opinions on the various issues grappling Delhi.

Contemporary issues in an ancient setting

Can humour continue to work its magic across translations? Can key contemporary issues figure - and even be deliciously satirised - in a comic book, and that too when the setting is far in the nearly unrecorded past? Can stereotypes evoke laughter, not xenophobia?

It's politics over acting for Chirag Paswan
It's politics over acting for Chirag Paswan

 Chirag Paswan, son of Union Minister and Lok Jan Shakti Party leader Ram Vilas Paswan, may have started his career with a Bollywood movie but the first time MP says now his sole focus is politics.

Five key dates in North Korea`s sports politics
Five key dates in North Korea`s sports politics

North Korea`s victories at the Asian Games are a new example of how sport, politics and diplomacy are often mixed in dealings with Pyongyang, and by the isolated state`s propaganda machine.

Facebook can steer young minds into politics
Facebook can steer young minds into politics

The Social networking site Facebook can encourage more young people to get engaged in politics, a new research shows.

Protesting Hong Kong students storm government complex

Dozens of protesters broke through the gates of Hong Kong`s government headquarters late Friday in an ongoing student demonstration against Beijing`s refusal to grant the city unfettered democracy.

Ex-CAG Vinod Rai says will remain in public life sans politics

Having created a flutter in political space -- first with his audit reports and now with a tell-all book, former CAG Vinod Rai says he does not want to enter electoral politics but would remain in "public space".

Ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy announces come-back to French politics

Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy Friday announced his return to politics in a statement on his Facebook page, vowing to offer a "new political choice" to disenchanted French voters.

Corruption is in every human being: Aamir Khan
Corruption is in every human being: Aamir Khan

Bollywood actor-producer Aamir Khan Saturday said corruption is an evil that every human being needs to weed out of his or her system to have a larger impact on the country's progress.

Singapore bans documentary on political exiles

Singapore has banned a documentary on political exiles who have lived abroad for decades, saying the film undermines national security, highlighting the wealthy city-state`s uneasiness over public debate on politics.