Victorian Grandeur for the Bride

Sulakshana Monga offers a sparkling line up of contemporary garments for the urban bride and desi groom. High fashion Indo-western silhouettes inspired by the Victorian elegance grace the runway at the ICW, 2014. Regal motifs, zardosi embroidery and dori work adorn the suits, sherwanis, lehengas, crop tops, kurtis, asymmetric hemline gowns and shimmer drapes. Embellished [...] Sep 6, 2014

Festive Dos and Donts

Festivals bring along with it celebration and colour and we see a representation of this in designer Poonam Vohra’s collection. Poonam plays with a riot of colour like blue, pink, green, orange and white among others to liven up the festive spirit.  Gota pati embroidery adorns all the silhouettes and its intricate work adds glamour [...] Sep 6, 2014

Obama visits Stonehenge

President Barack Obama visits the mystical, prehistoric English monument of Stonehenge, relaxing after stressful days confronting Russia and rising jihadism in the Middle East. Duration:00:54 Sep 6, 2014

Jessica Chastain lights up Deauville

Jessica Chastain ands Woody Allen's new film are the centre of attention at the opening of the 40th Deauville film festival. Duration: 01:01 Sep 6, 2014

Street art is bringing life to a sleepy Tunisian tourist town

Far from the country's popular beaches, visitors to this old city medina are also in search of a unique landscape. That's because Erriyadh, on the island of Djerba in Tunisia, has been turned into an outdoor street-art museum. Duration: 02:15 Sep 6, 2014

Stars gather for Toronto film festival

On the opening weekend of the Toronto International Film Festival, Dustin Hoffman, Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace are among the stars to strut their stuff on the red carpet. Duration: 00:38 Sep 6, 2014

Huma Qureshi Steals the Spotlight

Elegant, elaborate and sophisticated. These words describe designer duo Rimple and Harpreet Narula’s line up at the India Couture Week, 2014. Taking influences from the rich Nomadic tribes, the designers craft their artistic collection. Experimental head gears, embellished bags and intricate work on fabrics accentuate the look of the theme. Tasseling and crocheting on tule, [...] Sep 7, 2014

Sanjanas Show for a Cause

Designer Sanjana Jon brings colours and cuts to the forefront with her collection dedicated to saving women. Her line-up of over a 100 silhouettes plays with different designs; from tunics to maxis to gowns and to Indian wear she covers the entire gamut. Sanjana also has a string of showstoppers walk for her to support [...] Sep 7, 2014

Top Latino rocker Gustavo Cerati dies at 55

Gustavo Cerati, who became a megastar in Latin America with his brand of showy, arena-friendly rock 'n' roll, died on Thursday at 55 after four years in a coma. Duration: 00:49 Sep 5, 2014