Istanbul names street after Barcelona newcomer Arda Turan
Istanbul names street after Barcelona newcomer Arda Turan

A working class Istanbul suburb on Wednesday announced it would name one of its streets in honour of one its most famous sons, the Turkish football star Arda Turan who this week signed for Barcelona.

Shabana Azmi went street shopping for 'Chalk n Duster'
Shabana Azmi went street shopping for 'Chalk n Duster'

Actress and social activist Shabana Azmi spent a lot of time rummaging through Mumbai's street markets for her upcoming project “Chalk n Duster”.

Bengal Governor stands by street magicians

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi has called for promoting the craft of street magicians performing in the city for decades, saying he appreciated their commitment.

James Brown street gets green signal
James Brown street gets green signal

Officials in New York City have signed off on plans to name a street after music legend James Brown. A road in Harlem close to the iconic Apollo Theater is to be renamed James Brown Way in honour of the late star, reported the New York Daily News.

Washington moves toward `Liu Xiaobo` street, defying China

A street outside China`s embassy in Washington has moved a step closer to being renamed after jailed democracy campaigner Liu Xiaobo, despite angry warnings from Beijing.

Homeless couple return $10K found on Brazil street

A homeless couple turned over to police a bag containing about 20,000 reais that they found abandoned on a street.

Raj Kapoor clan gathers at street naming in Canada

Ranbir and Kareena couldn`t make it to the event due to their busy shooting schedules.

Street dramas add colour to polls

IPTA is staging street plays and docu-dramas during election rallies.

LiLo pictured sitting on grimy street with face on pavement

Lindsay sat in a grimy street with her face flat on the pavement upon leaving a New York bar.

Cape Town finally gets Nelson Mandela street

South Africa`s Cape Town city has finally decided to name a street after Nelson Mandela.

ATM, a street and a day named after The Great Khali!

He is big, he is huge, he fights for a living and he is on national television’s most popular reality show ‘Bigg Boss 4’. Enough to stir you up? But, what is even more exciting is the man’s craze all over the globe. From India to Mexico, his fans transcend the seven seas. Standing at 7 feet 3 inches, WWE wrestler The Great Khali has a street and an ATM machine named after him in the outskirts of Delhi and Haryana.

Educating street children, an altogether different pleasure

Working for the cause of
underprivileged class of children and particularly educating
them is altogether a different experience for Anneta Patel.

1,500-yr-old street

Archaeologists have found a 1,500-year-old Jerusalem road.

Majority of street kids in India sexually abused

A government study has found that a vast majority of street children face sexual abuse in India.