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French author pushes boundaries - writing in Urdu

Frenchman Julien Columeau came to Pakistan at the age of 30 as a humanitarian worker – but a knack for languages and love for books have made him one of the country's most innovative Urdu novelists. Duration: 02:50 May 22, 2014
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Celebrity News - 21/5/2014

CANNES Ryan Gosling is the latest Hollywood star to unveil his work at the Cannes Film Festival. And while the actor stepped behind the camera to direct “Lost River” - he was the center of attention at the movie’s premiere. Joining him on the red carpet was his leading lady Christina Hendricks of “Mad Men” fame. Elsewhere at the fest, Salma Hayek has been making the rounds in promotion of “The Prophet”. The movie is a labor of love for Salma – who produced the animated feature. Cannes is not only about plugging projects, it’s also known for its fabulous parties. And the De Grisogono bash drew in everyone from socialites Paris Hilton, Cara Delevingne and Tamara Ecclestone to Sharon Stone and Rosario Dawson. May 22, 2014
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Amitabh praises Dhanush and Akshara

The legendary Amitabh Bachchan is all praise for Dhanush and Kamal Haasan’s daughter Akshara Haasan. The three are acting in director Balki’s yet untitled film. This is the third film for Mr Bachchan with dir. Balki after ‘Cheeni Kum’ and ‘Paa’. After their first schedule in Goa, the crew is now filming in Nilgiris. May 22, 2014